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James Last (1929–2015)

James Last was born on April 17, 1929 in Bremen, Germany as Hans Last. He is known for his work on Kill Bill: Vol. 1 (2003), Shallow Grave (1994) and Mary and Max (2009). He was married to Christine Grundner and Waltraut. He died on June 9, 2015 in West Palm Beach, Florida, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Kill Bill: Vol. 1
Kill Bill: Vol. 1 Soundtrack
(2003)
Shallow Grave
Shallow Grave Soundtrack
(1994)
Mary and Max
Mary and Max Soundtrack
(2009)

Filmography

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 2010-2014 Das Traumschiff (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Mauritius (2014)
- Panama (2010)
 2009 Dinosaurier
 1987-1999 Der Landarzt (TV Series) (37 episodes)
- Trautes Heim (1999)
- Eifersucht (1999)
 1988 Lorentz & Söhne (TV Series)
 1985 Grenzenloses Himmelblau (TV Movie)
 1985 Drachenfutter (Documentary short)
 1969-1984 ZDF Hitparade (TV Series) (main title composer - 183 episodes)
- Episode #1.183 (1984) ... (main title composer)
- Episode #1.182 (1984) ... (main title composer)
- Episode #1.181 (1984) ... (main title composer)
- Episode #1.180 (1984) ... (main title composer)
- Episode #1.179 (1984) ... (main title composer)
 1980 Show-Express (TV Series)
 1971 Der Kapitän
 1962 Der lustige Mann und das Schwäbische Meer (TV Movie) (as Hans Last)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

1999: He cooperated with german Hip-Hop band See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Article | 1 Pictorial | See more »


Alternate Names:

James-Last-Band | Hans Last
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Trivia:

He was a big-band leader, composer, and arranger. He sold millions of records with his trademark "happy music", upbeat versions of pop and classical favorites performed by his orchestra. See more »

Nickname:

Hansi

Star Sign:

Aries

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