Howard Shore

Actor · Producer
IVA Star Rating : 68
Howard Leslie Shore is a Canadian composer and conductor noted for his film scores. He has composed the scores for over 80 films, most notably the scores for The Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit film trilogies. He won three Academy Awards for his work on the first trilogy, with one being for the original song "Into the West", an award he shared with... read more

Howard Leslie Shore is a Canadian composer and conductor noted for his film scores. He has composed the scores for over 80 films, most notably the scores for The Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit film trilogies. He won three Academy Awards for his work on the first trilogy, with one being for the original song "Into the West", an award he shared with Eurythmics lead vocalist Annie Lennox and writer/producer Fran Walsh, who wrote the lyrics. He is also a consistent collaborator with director David Cronenberg, having scored all but one of his films since 1979.

Birth Name

Howard Leslie Shore

Born

Friday, 18 October 1946

Actor Filmography

Reunited Apart Self 2020
Score: The Podcast Self 2018
Score: A Film Music Documentary Self 2016
Live from New York! Self - Featuring 2015
Citizens of Cosmopolis Self 2012
The 84th Annual Academy Awards Self - Nominee 2012
IC Places Hollywood Self - Interviewee 2012
Acts of Violence Self 2006
King Kong Orchestra Pit Conductor 2005
Oz Tribute: The Art of Imagination Self 2005
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Actor Filmography

Reunited Apart Self 2020
Score: The Podcast Self 2018
Score: A Film Music Documentary Self 2016
Live from New York! Self - Featuring 2015
Citizens of Cosmopolis Self 2012
The 84th Annual Academy Awards Self - Nominee 2012
IC Places Hollywood Self - Interviewee 2012
Acts of Violence Self 2006
King Kong Orchestra Pit Conductor 2005
Oz Tribute: The Art of Imagination Self 2005
Saturday Night Live: The Best of John Belushi Bee Bandleader 2005
Live from New York: The First 5 Years of Saturday Night Live Self 2005
Creating the Lord of the Rings Symphony: A Composer's Journey Through Middle-Earth Self 2004
The 76th Annual Academy Awards Self - Winner 2004
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King Drinking Rohan Soldier 2003
The 74th Annual Academy Awards Self - Winner 2002
Inside the Labyrinth: The Making of 'The Silence of the Lambs' Self 2001
Unspeakable Lucio Crisco 2000
Saturday Night Live 25 Self - Audience Member 1999
Gilda Live Candy Slice Group singer / The Candy Slice Group 1980
Saturday Night Live Self, Shelley, Band Member (segment 'Joe Cocker'), Conductor, Deejay, Dr. Frankenstein, Drummer, Musician at Plato's Cave, Self - Band Leader, Self - Bandleader, Self - Howard Shore and His All Nurse Band, Self - Howard Shore and His Band of Angels, Self - Howard Shore and His Bee Band, Self - Performer (segment 'I Can't Stop My Leg'), Various 1975

Producer Filmography

Funny Boy 2020
2012 Golden Globe Best Original Score - Motion Picture Nominated
2012 Oscar Best Achievement in Music Written for Motion Pictures, Original Score Nominated
2008 Golden Globe Best Original Score - Motion Picture Nominated
2005 Golden Globe Best Original Score - Motion Picture Won
2004 Oscar Best Music, Original Score Won
2004 Oscar Best Music, Original Song Won
2004 Golden Globe Best Original Score - Motion Picture Won
2004 Golden Globe Best Original Song - Motion Picture Won
2002 Oscar Best Music, Original Score Won
2002 Golden Globe Best Original Score - Motion Picture Nominated
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