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Serj Tankian


Serj Tankian was born on August 21, 1967 in Beirut, Lebanon. He has been married to Angela Madatyan since June 10, 2012. See full bio »
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Known For

Body of Lies
Body of Lies Soundtrack
(2008)
Hardcore Henry
Hardcore Henry Music Department
(2015)
Bug
Bug Music Department
(2006)

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 2016 The Secret Life of Pets (writer: "Bounce")
 2015 Hardcore Henry (performer: "The Awakening") / (writer: "The Awakening")
 2014 Rap Critic Reviews (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Rap Critic's Top 10 Best Rap Songs of 2013 (2014) ... (performer: "Straight Out the Gate")
 2013 The Voice Israel (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #2.27 (2013) ... (writer: "Lonely Day")
 2012 Mulatschag (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.234 (2012) ... (performer: "Figure It Out")
 2011 Transformers: Dark of the Moon (performer: "Goodbye - Gate 21")
  The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2011) (writer - 1 episode, 2011)
- Rainn Wilson/Epic Meal Time/Serj Tankian (2011) ... (performer: "Goodbye - Gate 21") / (writer: "Goodbye - Gate 21")
 2010 Serj Tankian: Elect the Dead Symphony (Video) (performer: "Feed Us", "Blue", "Sky Is Over", "Lie, Lie, Lie", "Money", "Baby", "Gate 21", "The Charade", "Honking Antelope", "Saving Us", "Elect The Dead", "Falling Stars", "Beethoven's C**t", "Empty Walls")
 2009 Guitar Hero: Metallica (Video Game) (writer: "Toxicity")
 2008 Body of Lies (performer: "Bird's Eye") / (writer: "Bird's Eye")
 2008 Fear Itself (TV Series) (performer: "Lie Lie Lie") / (writer: "Lie Lie Lie")
 2007 Disturbia (writer: "Lonely Day")
 2006 Screamers (Documentary) (writer: "B.Y.O.B.", "P.L.U.C.K.", "Cigaro", "Chop Suey", "ATWA", "Aerials", "Holy Mountains", "War", "Mr. Jack", "Spiders")
 2006 Bubble Gang (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- 11th Anniversary (2006) ... (music: "Ordertaker")
 2006 Bug (performer: "Innermission" (2006)) / (writer: "Innermission" (2006))
 2005 Embedded (Video) (writer: "Deer Dance")
 2004 Super Secret Movie Rules (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Slashers (2004) ... (writer: "Chop Suey!")
 2002 Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 4 (Video Game) (writer: "Shimmy")
 2002 Ararat (writer: "P.L.U.C.K." - as Tankian)
 2002 The Challenge (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Battle of the Seasons: Hang Man (2002) ... (writer: "Chop Suey" (Uncredited))
 2000 Book of Shadows: Blair Witch 2 (writer: "Mind")
 2000 Daria (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Fire! (2000) ... (writer: "Spiders")
 2000 Heavy Metal 2000 (lyrics: "Storaged")
 2000 Scream 3 (writer: "Spiders")
 1998 Apocalypse (Video Game) (writer: "War?")
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Alternate Names:

System of a Down

Height:

5' 10½" (1.79 m)
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I have a more direct avenue to expression as an artist than I ever would as a politician. See more »

Trivia:

Serj has also sung in other bands for certain songs such as Mushroom Cult by Dog Fashion Disco, and lent his vocals to the song Mein by Deftones. He produced "Enter The Chicken" by Buckethead, and provided vocals to the Buckethead songs We are One, Coma and Waiting Here. See more »

Trademark:

Vandyke looking beard

Star Sign:

Leo

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