John Williams

John Williams

John Williams

United StatesmaleAquariusReceived between 6 and 9 awards related with Fantasy, Horror and SciFi worksOutstanding composer

John Williams is a 85 years old american composer best known for the movie Jaws released in 1975, the movie Star Wars : Episode IV - A New Hope released in 1977 and the movie Raiders of the Lost Ark released in 1981. He is born on Monday, February 08, 1932 (he is Aquarius) in Flushing, Queens, New York in the U.S..

During his impressive career, John Williams has received no fewer than 9 awards related with SciFi, Horror and Fantasy works as you can see below:

usAcademy Award :
- 1976, Best Music, Original Dramatic Score given to John Williams for the movie Jaws.
- 1978, Best Original Score given to John Williams for the movie Star Wars : Episode IV - A New Hope.

usBMI Film & TV Award :
- 1994, BMI Film Music Award given to John Williams for the movie Jurassic Park.
- 2003, BMI Film Music Award given to John Williams for the movie Minority report.

usGolden Globe Award :
- 1976, Best Original Score - Motion Picture given to John Williams for the movie Jaws.
- 1978, Best Original Score given to John Williams for the movie Star Wars : Episode IV - A New Hope.

usGrammy Award :
- 1976, Album of Best Original Score Written for a Motion Picture or Television Special given to John Williams for the movie Jaws.

usSaturn Award :
- 1977, Best Music given to John Williams for the movie Close Encounters of the Third Kind.
- 1982, Best Music given to John Williams for the movie E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial.

Selected Filmography related to Fantasy, SciFi & Horror :

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Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull Movie composer
2008
Star Wars : Episode III - Revenge of the Sith Movie composer
2005
Harry Potter and The Prisoner of Azkaban Movie composer
2004
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets Movie composer
2002
Minority report Movie composer
2002
A.I. Artificial Intelligence Movie composer
2001
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone Movie composer
2001
Star Wars : Episode I - The Phantom Menace Movie composer
1999
The Lost World : Jurassic Park Movie composer
1997
Jurassic Park Movie composer
1993
Hook Movie composer
1991
Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade Movie composer
1989
Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom Movie composer
1984
Star Wars : Episode VI - Return of the Jedi Movie composer
1983
E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial Movie composer
1982
Raiders of the Lost Ark Movie composer
1981
Star Wars : Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back Movie composer
1980
Superman Movie composer
1978
Close Encounters of the Third Kind Movie composer
1977
Star Wars : Episode IV - A New Hope Movie composer
1977
Jaws Movie composer
1975

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