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Chester Bennington (1976–2017)


Chester Charles Bennington was born in Phoenix, Arizona, to Susan Elaine (Johnson), a nurse, and Lee Russell Bennington, a police detective. His parents divorced when he was 11 years old. He has two half sisters and a half brother. He attended Centennial High School at the beginning of his freshman year. Then he went to Greenway High School where ... See full bio »

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Underworld: Evolution
(2006)
Transformers
Transformers Soundtrack
(2007)
Twilight
Twilight Soundtrack
(2008)

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 2017 OK K.O.! Let's Be Heroes (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Know Your Mom (2017) ... (writer: "Numb" - uncredited)
 2017 La Viola (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 29 April 2017 (2017) ... (writer: "In the End")
 2014 Transformers: Rise of the Dark Spark (Video Game) (writer: "Until It's Gone")
 2014 Mall (writer: "White Noise")
 2014 Need for Speed (writer: "Roads Untraveled" - as Chester Charles Bennington)
 2014 The Raid 2 (writer: "A Light That Never Comes")
 2012 Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter (writer: "Powerless" - as Chester Charles Bennington)
 2011 Transformers: Dark of the Moon (writer: "Iridescent")
 2011 Kung Fu Panda 2 (writer: "Iridescent")
 2009 Smallville (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Crossfire (2009) ... (writer: "End of the World" - uncredited)
 2009 Late Show with David Letterman (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #17.26 (2009) ... (writer: "Crawl Back In" - uncredited)
 2008/I Twilight (writer: "Leave Out All the Rest")
 2008 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Leave Out All the Rest (2008) ... (writer: "Leave Out All The Rest" - uncredited)
 2008 Madden NFL 2009 (Video Game) (writer: "We Made It")
 2008 Deutschland sucht den Superstar (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- 5. Mottoshow - Judges Choice (2008) ... (writer: "Shadow of the Day")
 2007 Idols! (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Liveshow #0 (2007) ... (writer: "Numb")
 2007 Transformers (writer: "What I've Done")
 2006 Miami Vice (writer: "Numb/Encore" - as Chester C. Bennington)
 2006 The 48th Annual Grammy Awards (TV Special) (performer: "Yesterday")
 2006 Underworld: Evolution (performer: "Morning After") / (writer: "Morning After")
 2004 Malaysian Idol (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Spectaculars #4 - Rock Hits (2004) ... (writer: "Numb")
 2003 S.W.A.T. (writer: "Figure.09")
 2003 Rage (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Heaven and Hell Special (2003) ... (writer: "Somewhere I Belong")
 2002 Linkin Park: Pts.Of.Athrty (Video short) (writer: "Pts.Of.Athrty")
 2002 The Challenge (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Battle of the Seasons: Hang Man (2002) ... (writer: "In the End" - uncredited)
 2002 Queen of the Damned (performer: "System")
 2001 The One (writer: "Papercut")
 2001 The Experiment ("One Step Closer")
 2001 Valentine (writer: "Pushing Me Away")
 1999 Batman Beyond (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Dead Man's Hand (1999) ... ("Points of Authority" (2000))
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Personal Details

Other Works:

2001: Appeared in the "Crawling", "In the End", "One Step Closer" and "Papercut" music videos from the Linkin Park album "Hybrid Theory". See more »

Publicity Listings:

3 Articles | See more »


Alternate Names:

Linkin Park

Height:

5' 10" (1.78 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

My favorite jellybean is the pink one with the flavor inside. See more »

Trivia:

At 16 he played in a band called Grey Daze which recorded two albums, "No Sun Today" and "Wake Me", before breaking up. See more »

Trademark:

Passionate and wide ranged vocals (high ranged screeching to mellow performances).

Nickname:

The Chemist See more »

Star Sign:

Pisces

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