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Chester Bennington (1976–2017)


Chester Charles Bennington was born in Phoenix, Arizona, to Susan Elaine (Johnson), a nurse, and Lee Russell Bennington, a police detective. His parents divorced when he was 11 years old. He has two half sisters and a half brother. He attended Centennial High School at the beginning of his freshman year. Then he went to Greenway High School where ... See full bio »

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The One Soundtrack
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 2020 Grey Daze: B12 (Video short) (writer: "B12")
 2020 Grey Daze: Sickness (Video short) (writer: "Sickness")
 2018 American Dad! (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Paranoid Frandroid (2018) ... (writer: "In the End")
 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", "Heavy", "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")
 2017 OK K.O.! Let's Be Heroes (TV Series short) (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")
 2014 Pro Evolution Soccer 2015 (Video Game) (writer: "All For Nothing")
 2014 Transformers: Rise of the Dark Spark (Video Game) (writer: "Until It's Gone")
 2014 Mall (writer: "White Noise")
 2014 How to Train Your Dragon 2 (writer: "Burning In The Skies")
 2014 21 Coolest Collabs of the 21st Century (TV Movie) (writer: "Numb/Encore")
 2014 Need for Speed (writer: "Roads Untraveled" - as Chester Charles Bennington)
 2014 Windows Destruction (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Windows XP Destruction (2014) ... (writer: "In the End")
 2014 The Raid 2 (writer: "A Light That Never Comes")
 2014 Music for Relief Presents Concert for the Philippines (TV Movie) (writer: "One Step Closer", "Faint", "New Divide", "Waiting For The End", "Until It Breaks", "Breaking The Habit", "Castle of Glass", "Leave Out All The Rest", "Shadow of The Day", "Iridescent", "Numb", "Numb/Encore", "What I've Done", "In The End", "Burn It Down", "Bleed It Out")
 2013 Kokowääh 2 (writer: "Lost In The Echo")
 2012 Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter (writer: "Powerless" - as Chester Charles Bennington)
 2012 Underworld: Awakening (writer: "Blackout (Renholdër Remix)")
 2011 Transformers: Dark of the Moon (writer: "Iridescent")
 2011 Kung Fu Panda 2 (writer: "Iridescent")
 2009 Smallville (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Crossfire (2009) ... (writer: "End of the World" - uncredited)
 2009 Late Show with David Letterman (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #17.26 (2009) ... (writer: "Crawl Back In" - uncredited)
 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")
 2008 Guitar Hero: World Tour (Video Game) (writer: "What I've Done")
 2008 Madden NFL 2009 (Video Game) (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 (writer: "What I've Done")
 2006 Miami Vice (writer: "Numb/Encore" - as Chester C. Bennington)
 2006 The 48th Annual Grammy Awards (TV Special) (performer: "Yesterday")
 2006 Underworld: Evolution (performer: "Morning After") / (writer: "Morning After")
 2005 AMV Hell 3: The Motion Picture (writer: "Somewhere I Belong")
 2005 The Work of Director Mark Romanek (Video documentary) (writer: "Faint")
 2004 Malaysian Idol (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Spectaculars #4 - Rock Hits (2004) ... (writer: "Numb")
 2004 Riding Giants (Documentary) (writer: "Don't Stay", "Cure for the Itch")
 2003 S.W.A.T. (writer: "Figure.09")
 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")
 2002 The Challenge (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Battle of the Seasons: Hang Man (2002) ... (writer: "In the End" - uncredited)
 2002 Queen of the Damned (performer: "System")
 2001 The One (writer: "Papercut")
 2001 The Experiment ("One Step Closer")
 2001 Valentine (writer: "Pushing Me Away")
 2000 Linkin Park: One Step Closer (Video short) (writer: "One Step Closer")
 2000 Roswell (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Meet the Dupes (2000) ... (writer: "With You" - uncredited)
 1999 Batman Beyond (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Dead Man's Hand (1999) ... ("Points of Authority" (2000))
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Album for Linkin Park 'Hybrid Theory' (2000) See more »

Publicity Listings:

3 Articles | See more »

Official Sites:

Instagram | MySpace - Linkin Park | See more »

Alternate Names:

Linkin Park

Height:

5' 10" (1.78 m)
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Personal Quote:

As an artist, I want a reaction. See more »

Trivia:

Was a Lead singer of Stone Temple Pilots between 2013 and 2015. See more »

Trademark:

Passionate and wide ranged vocals (high ranged screeching to mellow performances). See more »

Nickname:

ches See more »

Star Sign:

Pisces

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