Danny Elfman

  • a.k.a. Daniel Robert Elfman

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Daniel Elfman is a composer. Elfman is famous for creating The Simpsons main title theme as well as the Batman theme, and his role as Jack Skellington's singing voice in The Nightmare Before Christmas.  He is a frequent collaborator with long-time friend Tim Burton and has scored most of his films. He also sang for the character Bonejangles in the movie Corpse Bride.  He has been nominated for four Academy Awards and won a Grammy Award for Tim Burton's Batman and an Emmy Award for his Desperate Housewives theme. Elfman was honored with the prestigious Richard Kirk award at the 2002 BMI Film and TV Awards.   Earlier in his career, Elfman lead the rock band Oingo Boingo as singer/songwriter from 1976 until its breakup in 1995.

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Los Angeles, California, United States



CharacterMovie / TV ShowGenresReleaseRating
Oompa Loompa (voice) (uncredited)Charlie and the Chocolate Factory70% · 9,542


DepartmentJobMovie / TV ShowGenresReleaseRating
SoundMusicFrankenweenie68% · 1,952
Coraline76% · 3,678
Original Music ComposerMen in Black: International59% · 2,259
The Circle55% · 3,103
Avengers: Age of Ultron73% · 15,302
Men in Black 364% · 7,218
Dark Shadows59% · 4,819
Alice in Wonderland66% · 9,870
Wanted64% · 4,707
The Kingdom66% · 907
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory70% · 9,542
Spider-Man 270% · 9,245
Men in Black II63% · 6,631
Spider-Man71% · 11,378
Sleepy Hollow71% · 4,044
Men in Black71% · 9,156
Mission: Impossible69% · 5,363
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