Daniel Robert "Danny" Elfman (May 29, 1953 in Los Angeles, California) is an American singer-songwriter and composer. He is Jewish (of British Jewish, Polish Jewish and Russian Jewish descent). He wrote music for many movies and television series. From 1973 until 1995 Elfman was a member of the rock band Oingo Boingo. In 2003, he married actress Bridget Fonda. They have one child, Oliver Elfman (born January 21, 2005).
Danny Elfman at the San Diego Comic-Con (2010)
|Birth name||Daniel Robert Elfman|
|Born||May 29, 1953|
Los Angeles, California, U.S.
|Occupation(s)||Composer, singer, songwriter, record producer|
Some of his musicEdit
Elfmans has written music for dozens of movies, for video games and for me. Some of his famous works include:
Elfman has been nominated for many awards in the music and movie business.
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- "Danny Elfman - Music Biography, Credits and Discography". AllMusic. Retrieved 29 December 2012.