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Mike Shinoda

Michael Kenji Shinoda was born in Agoura, California on February 11, 1977. He met guitarist Brad Delson in 9th grade and started writing songs in his bedroom. Brad and Rob Bourdon used to play for numerous bands in high school. This started Mike on the way to becoming a singer. Mike met Joseph Hahn in art school, Joe had been djing for 5 years. ... See full bio »
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 2014 Transformers: Rise of the Dark Spark (Video Game) (writer: "Until It's Gone")
 2014 How to Train Your Dragon 2 (producer: "Burning in the Skies")
 2013 The Smurfs 2 (writer: "Remember The Name")
 2012 Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter (writer: "Powerless")
 2011 The Raid: Redemption (writer: "Razors Out", "Suicide Music")
 2011 Transformers: Dark of the Moon (writer: "Iridescent")
 2010 Super Bowl XLIV (TV Special) (producer: "New Divide" - uncredited)
 2009 The Arena: North Shore (Video documentary) (writer: "Second to None")
 2009 Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen (producer: "New Divide")
 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) (producer: "We Made It") / (writer: "We Made It")
 2007 Transformers (performer: "Second to None") / (writer: "What I've Done")
 2006 Miami Vice (writer: "Numb/Encore")
 2006 CSI: NY (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Wasted (2006) ... (writer: "Petrified")
 2003 S.W.A.T. (writer: "Figure.09")
  The Challenge (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2002) (writer - 1 episode, 2002)
- Battle of the Seasons: Siamese Wrestling (2002) ... (performer: "It's Goin' Down" - uncredited)
- Battle of the Seasons: Hang Man (2002) ... (writer: "In the End" - uncredited)
 2001 The Experiment ("One Step Closer")
 2001 Valentine (writer: "Pushing Me Away")
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WWE SmackDown vs. RAW 2008 (2007) performance: second to none. See more »

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Alternate Names:

Fort Minor | Linkin Park

Height:

6' (1.83 m)
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Personal Quote:

"I just don't want to bring out an album under my name, because then everybody would say, "Oh its that guy from 'Linkin Park'". Besides, I attach great importance to my privacy. If there were my name everywhere I would be scared. I'm not keen on being a star and I'm not fancy that paparazzi will follow me" [About why he chose to use the moniker "Fort Minor"]. See more »

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He is one of the vocalists for the band, Linkin Park. See more »

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Spike Minoda See more »

Star Sign:

Aquarius

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