Michael Giacchino

American composer of music for films, television and video games

Michael Giacchino (/əˈkn/; born October 10, 1967) is an American composer. He has won an Academy Award, a Primetime Emmy Award, and three Grammy Awards.

Michael Giacchino
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Giacchino in September 2017
Background information
Born (1967-10-10) October 10, 1967 (age 52)
Riverside Township, New Jersey, U.S.
GenresFilm score, soundtrack
Occupation(s)Film, television, and video game score composer
Years active1994–present

He is known for his works with J. J. Abrams, Brad Bird, Matt Reeves, Pete Docter, Colin Trevorrow, Jon Watts, Drew Goddard, Gareth Edwards, and The Wachowskis.

His movie scores include Mission: Impossible III, Super 8, Star Trek, Star Trek Into Darkness, The Incredibles, Incredibles 2, Ratatouille, Up, Cars 2, Dawn of the Planet of the Apes, Jurassic World, Inside Out, Zootopia, Star Trek Beyond, Doctor Strange, Rogue One, Spider-Man: Homecoming, Coco, War for the Planet of the Apes, Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom, and Spider-Man: Far From Home.[1]

He also composed the score of the video game series Medal of Honor and Call of Duty.

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Incredibles 2: Brad Bird Confirms Michael Giacchino Back As Composer". ComicBook.com. October 29, 2015.