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John Loeffler

John Loeffler was born on June 3, 1951. See full bio »


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Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 3 wins. See more awards »

Known For

Pokémon Composer
Paper Towns Soundtrack
Night Visitor Music Department


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 2021 Eat Wheaties! (producer: "Theme for Kate and Allie: Along Comes a Friend") / (writer: "Theme for Kate and Allie: Along Comes a Friend")
 2020 Feels Good Man (Documentary) (writer: "Pokémon Theme" - uncredited)
  Troldspejlet & Co. (TV Series) (producer - 1 episode, 2019) (writer - 1 episode, 2019)
- Pokemon, Indiespil - og Dungeon Master Fuhlendorff (2019) ... (producer: "Gotta Catch 'Em All") / (writer: "Gotta Catch 'Em All")
 2019 Pokémon: Mewtwo Strikes Back - Evolution (writer: "Pokémon Theme (Mewtwo Mix)")
 2019 Pokémon Detective Pikachu (writer: "Gotta Catch 'em All (Pokémon Theme)")
 2019 ESCZ Offstage with Kraig (TV Mini Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Andrea Holá (2019) ... (writer: "Pokémon Theme Song")
 2017 Pokémon the Movie: I Choose You! (writer: "Pokémon Theme (Gotta Catch 'Em All)")
 2015 Paper Towns (writer: "Pokemon (Theme)")
  Pokémon (TV Series) (writer - 463 episodes, 1997 - 2014) (lyrics - 83 episodes, 2008 - 2010) (producer - 44 episodes, 2005 - 2008) (music - 6 episodes, 1999 - 2000)
- Bonnie for the Defense! (2014) ... (writer: "Pokemon Theme - XY Version")
- Citron's Campus of Memories! An Electrifying Reunion! (2014) ... (writer: "Pokemon Theme - XY Version")
- Serena's First Capture!? Yancham VS Fokko!! (2014) ... (writer: "Pokemon Theme - XY Version")
- Calling from Beyond the Aura! (2014) ... (writer: "Pokemon Theme - XY Version")
- Ta-da! Fake Satoshi Appears!! (2014) ... (writer: "Pokemon Theme - XY Version")
 2014 Pokémon the Movie: Diancie and the Cocoon of Destruction (writer: "Pokémon Theme (Version XY)")
 2013 Pikachu to Eievui Friends (Short) (lyrics: "World of Wonder") / (music: "World of Wonder") / (producer: "World of Wonder")
 2013 Pokémon the Movie: Genesect and the Legend Awakened (writer: "It's Always You and Me", "We're Coming Home")
 2012 Pokémon the Movie: Kyurem vs. the Sword of Justice (writer: "Rival Destinies", "It's All Inside of You")
 2012 Pop Fiction (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Dial M for MissingNo. (2012) ... (writer: "Pokémon Theme")
 2011 Pokémon the Movie: Black - Victini and Reshiram (writer: "Black and White", "Follow Your Star (Truth Mix)")
 2011 Pokémon the Movie: White - Victini and Zekrom (writer: "Black and White", "Follow Your Star (Ideals Mix)")
 2010 Pokémon: Zoroark: Master of Illusions (lyrics: "I Believe in You") / (music: "I Believe in You") / (producer: "I Believe in You") / (writer: "I Believe in You")
 2009 Pokefan (Short) (writer: "Pokémon theme")
 2009 Pokémon: Arceus and the Jewel of Life (lyrics: "Battle Cry - (Stand Up!)", "If We Only Learn", "This Is a Beautiful World", "I'll Always Remember You") / (writer: "Battle Cry - (Stand Up!)")
 2008 Pokémon: Giratina and the Sky Warrior (writer: "This is a Beautiful World")
 2007 Pokémon: The Rise of Darkrai (performer: "We Will Be Heroes - Pokémon/Rise of Darkrai") / (writer: "We Will Be Heroes - Pokémon/Rise of Darkrai", "I'll Always Remember You", "Living In The Shadow", "I'll Always Remember You" (Dutch version))
 2003 Donkey Konga (Video Game) (writer: "Pokémon Theme")
 2003 Shinchan Thema (TV Short) (writer: "Shinchan Theme")
 2001 Pokemon 4Ever: Celebi - Voice of the Forest (writer: "Born to Be A Winner")
 2000 Pokémon Karaokémon: Two Perfect Girls (TV Series short) (writer: "Song of Jigglypuff", "All We Wanna Do", "Two Perfect Girls")
 2000 Pokémon 3 the Movie: Spell of the Unown (lyrics: "Pokemon Johto") / (music: "Pokemon Johto", "To Know the Unknown")
 2000 Neon Genesis Evangelion: ReDeath (Video short) (writer: "What Kind of Pokémon Are You?" - uncredited)
 1999 Pokémon: Pikachu's Jukebox (TV Mini Series short) (performer: "What Kind of Pokémon Are You?")
 1999 Pokemon: Pikachu's Rescue Adventure (Short) (writer: "Comin' to the Rescue")
 1999 Pokémon the Movie 2000 (writer: "Comin' to the Rescue")
 1998 A Sneak Peek at Pokémon (Video short) (writer: "Pokémon Theme", "Pokémon (Dance Mix)")
 1998 Pokémon: The First Movie - Mewtwo Strikes Back (producer: "Brother My Brother") / (writer: "Brother My Brother")
 1990 Backstreet Dreams (writer: "One Voice In The Night")
 1989 Night Visitor (lyrics: "Calypso Romance Theme", "(I'm Not) Missing You", "Never Cry Devil", "Romance", "Take It, Take It", "This Is the Love") / (music: "Calypso Romance Theme", "(I'm Not) Missing You", "Never Cry Devil", "Romance", "Take It, Take It", "This Is the Love") / (performer: "Calypso Romance Theme", "(I'm Not) Missing You", "Romance", "Take It, Take It")
 1984 Kate & Allie (TV Series) (performer: Theme Song)
Show Show Composer (24 credits)
Show Show Music department (15 credits)
Show Show Editor (17 credits)
Show Show Actor (4 credits)
Show Show Editorial department (2 credits)
Show Show Producer (4 credits)
Show Show Writer (2 credits)
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Produced soundtracks for many television commercials, including Avon and Chuckie Cheese, Coca-Cola, Domino's Pizza, Downey Fabric Softner, Jip Peanut Butter. See more »

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John Leffler

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