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Benjamin Gibbard


Benjamin Gibbard was born on August 11, 1976 in Bremerton, Washington, USA. He was previously married to Zooey Deschanel. See full bio »

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Known For

Easy A
Easy A Soundtrack
(2010)
Garden State
Garden State Soundtrack
(2004)
Friends with Benefits
(2011)
Californication
Californication Soundtrack

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 2016 Who's Driving Doug (writer: "Passenger Seat", "Expo 86", "Lightness", "Sound Of Settling", "Tiny Vessels", "Death Of An Interior Decorator", "Title And Registration", "Lack Of Color", "We Looked Like Giants", "The New Year", "Transatlanticism")
  Conan (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode, 2015) (performer - 1 episode, 2012) (lyrics - 1 episode, 2011) (music - 1 episode, 2011)
- Jack Black/Boy George/Death Cab for Cutie (2015) ... (writer: "The Ghosts of Beverly Drive")
- Whatever You Do, Don't Do a Google Image Search for 'Geese-A-Laying' (2012) ... (performer: "Something's Rattling..." - as Ben Gibbard)
- Is Anyone Paying Attention to These Friggin' Episode Titles? (2011) ... (lyrics: "You Are a Tourist" - uncredited) / (music: "You Are a Tourist" - uncredited)
 2015 The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Charlize Theron/Tom Brokaw/Death Cab for Cutie (2015) ... (writer: "The Ghosts of Beverly Drive")
 2015 Jimmy Kimmel Live! (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Dwayne Johnson/Rihanna/Death Cab for Cutie (2015) ... (writer: "No Room in Frame")
 2014 Laggies (performer: "It's Never Too Late") / (writer: "Such Great Heights", "It's Never Too Late")
  Parenthood (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2014) (writer - 1 episode, 2011)
- Promises (2014) ... (performer: "Train Song" - uncredited)
- Nora (2011) ... (writer: "Such Great Heights")
 2010-2013 So You Think You Can Dance (TV Series) (writer - 4 episodes)
- Top 14 Perform: 2 Eliminated (2013) ... (writer: "The District Sleeps Alone Tonight")
- Top 6 Perform (2012) ... (writer: "I Will Follow You Into the Dark")
- Top Three Perform (2010) ... (writer: "The District Sleeps Alone")
- Auditions #1 and #2 (2010) ... (writer: "The District Sleeps Alone Tonight")
 2013 The Postal Service: A Tattered Line of String (Short) (writer: "A Tattered Line of String")
 2013 Smash (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Read-Through (2013) ... (writer: "Some Boys (Smash Cast Version) [Feat. Katharine McPhee]" - uncredited)
 2012 One Tree Hill (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Don't You Want to Share the Guilt? (2012) ... (writer: "Monday Morning" - uncredited)
 2011 The Death of Spider-Man (Video short) (writer: "I Will Follow You Into The Dark" - as Ben Gibbard)
 2011 Late Show with David Letterman (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #19.16 (2011) ... (writer: "Stay Young, Go Dancing" - uncredited)
 2011 Friends with Benefits (writer: "I Will Follow You Into The Dark")
  Late Night with Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode, 2011) (music - 1 episode, 2011)
- Episode #3.75 (2011) ... (lyrics: "You Are a Tourist") / (music: "You Are a Tourist")
 2011 Chuck (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Chuck Versus the Last Details (2011) ... (writer: "You Are A Tourist")
 2011/I Arthur (performer: "Where Our Destination Lies", "When the Sun Goes Down" - as Ben Gibbard) / (writer: "Where Our Destination Lies", "When the Sun Goes Down" - as Ben Gibbard)
 2011 Beastly (writer: "Transatlanticism" - as Benjamin D. Gibbard)
 2011 The Art of Getting By (writer: "We Will Become Silhouettes")
 2011 Connected: An Autoblogography About Love, Death & Technology (Documentary) (writer: "Transatlanticism")
 2010 Easy A (writer: "Transatlanticism")
 2009 Karaoke Revolution (Video Game) (writer: "Soul Meets Body")
 2009 The Twilight Saga: New Moon (writer: "Meet Me On The Equinox")
 2009 So You Think You Can Dance Canada (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Top 6 Perform (2009) ... (writer: "The District Sleeps Alone Tonight")
 2009 Love Happens (writer: "We Will Become Silhouettes")
 2008 The Hills (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Something Has to Change (2008) ... (writer: "The Ice Is Getting Thinner")
 2007 Australian Idol (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Top 6 Performance: Judges' & Contestants' Choice (2007) ... (writer: "Transatlanticism")
 2007 Californication (TV Series) (writer: "Passenger Seat")
 2007 Crooked Teeth (Video short) (writer: "Crooked Teeth")
 2007 The Invisible (writer: "I Will Follow You into the Dark")
 2007 The Black Donnellys (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Only Thing Sure (2007) ... (writer: "Brothers On A Hotel Bed")
 2007 Ben Folds: Live at My Space (Video) (writer: "Such Great Heights")
 2007 Cold Case (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Knuckle Up (2007) ... (writer: "Such Great Heights")
 2006/II Catch and Release (writer: "Soul Meets Body" (2005))
 2006 Saturday Night Live (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Scarlett Johansson/Death Cab for Cutie (2006) ... (writer: "Soul Meets Body", "Crooked Teeth" - uncredited)
 2005 Expo 86' (Video short) (writer: "Expo 86")
 2005 The Postal Service: We Will Become Silhouettes (Short) (writer: "We Will Become Silhouettes")
 2005 The Puffy Chair (writer: "Transatlanticism" (2003))
 2004 Veronica Mars (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- You Think You Know Somebody (2004) ... (writer: "Such Great Heights" - uncredited)
 2004 Life As We Know It (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Pilot (2004) ... (writer: "Such Great Heights")
 2004 The Postal Service: Against All Odds (Short) (performer: "Against All Odds (Take A Look At Me Now)")
 2004 Katydid (Short) (writer: "Clark Gable" - as Ben Gibbard)
 2003-2004 The O.C. (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- The Goodbye Girl (2004) ... (writer: "A Lack of Color" - uncredited)
- The Escape (2003) ... (writer: "A Movie Script Ending")
 2004 D.E.B.S. (writer: "The District Sleeps Alone Tonight")
 2004 Garden State (writer: "Such Great Heights" (2002) - as Ben Gibbard)
 2004 Mean Creek (writer: "The Sound of Settling")
 2003 The Postal Service: The District Sleeps Alone Tonight (Short) (writer: "The District Sleeps Alone Tonight")
 2003 The Postal Service: Such Great Heights (Short) (writer: "Such Great Heights")
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Alternate Names:

Death Cab for Cutie | Ben Gibbard

Height:

6' 2" (1.88 m)
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Trivia:

Ex-son-in-law of Caleb Deschanel and Mary Jo Deschanel. See more »

Star Sign:

Leo

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