Danny Elfman
Danny Elfman
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.
Known For Sound
Most Rating 14.661
Birthday 1953-05-29
Place of Birth Los Angeles, California, USA
Also Known As Daniel Robert Elfman,
Corpse Bride
2005

Corpse Bride

The Nightmare Before Christmas
1993

The Nightmare Before Christmas

Forbidden Zone
1980

Forbidden Zone

Oingo Boingo: Farewell (Live from the Universal Amphitheatre)
1996

Oingo Boingo: Farewell (Live from the Universal Amphitheatre)

Hot Tomorrows
1977

Hot Tomorrows

How the Grinch Stole Christmas! Special Edition
1994

How the Grinch Stole Christmas! Special Edition

The Making of 'The Frighteners'
1998

The Making of 'The Frighteners'

Live From Lincoln Center: Danny Elfman's Music from the Films of Tim Burton
2015

Live From Lincoln Center: Danny Elfman's Music from the Films of Tim Burton

A Look Into 'The Forbidden Zone'

A Look Into 'The Forbidden Zone'

Good Morning, Mr. Orwell
1984

Good Morning, Mr. Orwell

Score: A Film Music Documentary
2017

Score: A Film Music Documentary

78/52
2017

78/52

Proud Iza
2008

Proud Iza

DemiUrge Emesis
2010

DemiUrge Emesis

Urgh! A Music War
1981

Urgh! A Music War

Psycho Path
2000

Psycho Path

Sleepy Hollow: Behind the Legend
2000

Sleepy Hollow: Behind the Legend

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
2005

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

Oingo Boingo: Halloween '87
1987

Oingo Boingo: Halloween '87

Oingo Boingo: Live At The Ritz
1987

Oingo Boingo: Live At The Ritz

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory: Becoming Oompa-Loompa
2005

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory: Becoming Oompa-Loompa

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory: Sweet Sounds
2005

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory: Sweet Sounds

Cosmic Symphonies: Elfman in Space
2002

Cosmic Symphonies: Elfman in Space

Fantasporto – Carnaval no Porto
2000

Fantasporto – Carnaval no Porto

The Gift
2000

The Gift

A Conversation with Danny Elfman & Tim Burton
2011

A Conversation with Danny Elfman & Tim Burton

Inside the Two Worlds of 'The Corpse Bride'
2006

Inside the Two Worlds of 'The Corpse Bride'

The Magical World of Chuck Jones
1992

The Magical World of Chuck Jones

Oingo Boingo: 1983 US Festival
2011

Oingo Boingo: 1983 US Festival

Oingo Boingo: Skeletons in the Closet
1989

Oingo Boingo: Skeletons in the Closet

Hollywood in Vienna 2017 - Fairytales
2017

Hollywood in Vienna 2017 - Fairytales

Oingo Boingo: October 25th, 1990

Oingo Boingo: October 25th, 1990

Back to School
1986

Back to School

The Incredible Ang Lee
2003

The Incredible Ang Lee