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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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 2018 Peter Rabbit (writer: "Remember the Name (Peter Rabbit 2018 Film Version)")
 2017 MacGyver (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Packing Peanuts + Fire (2017) ... (performer: "Remember the Name")
 2017 Family Guy (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Three Directors (2017) ... (writer: "Burn It Down")
 2017 Linkin Park and Friends: Celebrate Life in Honor of Chester Bennington (Video) (writer: "Leave Out All the Rest", "Castle of Glass", "Nobody Can Save Me", "Battle Symphony", "Talking to Myself", "Heavy", "One More Light", "Looking for an Answer", "Waiting for the End", "Crawling", "Rebellion", "In the End")
 2017 Carpool Karaoke (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Linkin Park and Ken Jeong (2017) ... (writer: "Numb", "In The End", "Talking to Myself")
 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")
  Conan (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2015) (writer - 1 episode, 2015)
- Judd Apatow/Ashley Tisdale/Fort Minor (2015) ... (performer: "Welcome" - as Fort Minor) / (writer: "Welcome" - as Fort Minor)
 2014 The Expendables 3 (producer: "A Light That Never Comes (Rick Rubin Reboot)")
 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")
 2013 The Smurfs 2 (performer: "Remember the Name") / (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")
 2011 Kung Fu Panda 2 (producer: "Iridescent")
 2010 Super Bowl XLIV (TV Special) (producer: "New Divide" - uncredited)
 2009 The Arena: North Shore (Video documentary) (writer: "Second to None")
 2009 Deadweight (Short) (as Fort Minor, "Petrified")
 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")
 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 (performer: "Second to None") / (writer: "What I've Done")
 2006 Miami Vice (writer: "Numb/Encore")
 2006 Entourage (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- One Day in the Valley (2006) ... ("Petrified")
- Aquamom (2006) ... ("There They Go")
  CSI: NY (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2006) (writer - 1 episode, 2006)
- Wasted (2006) ... (performer: "Petrified") / (writer: "Petrified")
 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 2 Fast 2 Furious (performer: "It's Goin Down" - uncredited)
 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")
  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")
 2000 Roswell (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Meet the Dupes (2000) ... (writer: "With You")
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Personal Details

Other Works:

2002: Appeared in the "Points of Authority" music video from the 'Linkin Park' album, "Hybrid Theory". See more »

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Alternate Names:

Fort Minor | Linkin Park


5' 11" (1.8 m)

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Most of us met a long time ago. Brad and I met in junior high and we met Rob in high school, we met Joe in college. See more »


Went to Pasadena Art College See more »


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