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David Arnold (I)

Soundtrack | Music Department | Composer
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KNOWN FOR 
Stargate SG-1 (1997-2007) | Tomorrow Never Dies (1997) | Casino Royale (2006)
AWARDS 
Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 18 wins & 22 nominations More »
BORN 
Jan 23, 1962 (age 55)

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Past Film & Video (74 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for Independence Day: ResurgenceIndependence Day: Resurgence Performer ("We are Rich", "Id4 Reprise"), Writer ("Independence Day Theme")  Less 2016 $165MM $103MM
  • Primary photo for SpectreSpectre Arranger ("The Name's Bond... James Bond")  Less 2015 $245MM $200MM
  • Primary photo for The BathroomThe Bathroom (Short) Composer  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for The Inbetweeners 2The Inbetweeners 2 Composer  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Wright vs. WrongWright vs. Wrong (Short) Composer  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for EddieEddie (Short) Composer  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for SkyfallSkyfall Arranger ("The Name's Bond... James Bond")  Less 2012 $200MM $304MM
  • Primary photo for London 2012 Paralympic Games Closing Ceremony: The Book of FireLondon 2012 Paralympic Games Closing Ceremony: The Book of Fire (Short) Composer  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for The DictatorThe Dictator Writer ("Breaking News")  Less 2012 $65MM $60MM
  • Primary photo for The Inbetweeners MovieThe Inbetweeners Movie Composer (additional music)  Less 2011 £3.5MM $36K
  • Primary photo for UnwatchableUnwatchable (Short) Composer  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for PaulPaul Composer, Music Programmer, Musician (bass guitar/keyboards), Musician (guitar)  Less 2011 $40MM $37MM
  • Primary photo for Attack the BlockAttack the Block Special Thanks  Less 2011 $13MM $1MM
  • Primary photo for The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn TreaderThe Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader Composer  Less 2010 $155MM $104MM
  • Primary photo for Morning GloryMorning Glory Composer  Less 2010 $40MM $31MM
  • Primary photo for Made in DagenhamMade in Dagenham Composer, Musician (bass, guitars, keyboards), Programming, Score Producer, Writer ("Made In Dagenham")  Less 2010 $7.2MM $1.1MM
  • Primary photo for XtremsXtrems Writer ("All Is Not As Seems")  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Stargate SG-1: Children of the Gods - Final CutStargate SG-1: Children of the Gods - Final Cut (Video) Theme By  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Quantum of SolaceQuantum of Solace Composer, Writer ("Crawl, End Crawl", "Time to Get Out", "The Palio", "Inside Man", "Bond in Haiti", "Somebody Wants to Kill You", "Greene & Camille", "Pursuit at Port au Prince", "No Interest in Dominic Greene", "Night at the Opera", "Restrict Bond's Movements", "Talamone", "What's Keeping You Awake", "Bolivian Taxi Ride", "Field Trip", "Forgive Yourself", "Target Terminated", "Camille's Story", "Oil Fields", "Have You Ever Killed Someone?", "Perla de las Dunas", "The Dead Don't Care About Vengeance", "I Never Left")  Less 2008 $200MM $168MM
  • Primary photo for How to Lose Friends & Alienate PeopleHow to Lose Friends & Alienate People Composer  Less 2008 $27MM $2.8MM
  • Primary photo for Stargate: ContinuumStargate: Continuum (Video) Composer (original 'Stargate' themes), Writer ("Stargate Theme")  Less 2008 $7MM
  • Primary photo for Bart Got a RoomBart Got a Room Writer ("Tam Tam")  Less 2008 $2MM $54K
  • Primary photo for Stargate: The Ark of TruthStargate: The Ark of Truth (Video) Composer (original themes)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Agent CrushAgent Crush Composer  Less 2008 $10MM
  • Primary photo for Death in Venice: The Sinking PalazzoDeath in Venice: The Sinking Palazzo (Video) Composer  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Storyboard Sequence: Freerun ChaseStoryboard Sequence: Freerun Chase (Video) Composer (uncredited)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for The Art of the FreerunThe Art of the Freerun (Video) Composer (uncredited)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for War of the ServersWar of the Servers Writer ("Here Come the Fuzz")  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for El hoppo!El hoppo! (Short) Music Supervisor  Less 2007 £10K
  • Primary photo for Hot FuzzHot Fuzz Composer  Less 2007 £8MM $24MM
  • Primary photo for GrindhouseGrindhouse Composer (fake trailer segment "Don't")  Less 2007 $53MM $25MM
  • Primary photo for Amazing GraceAmazing Grace Composer  Less 2006 $21MM
  • Primary photo for VenusVenus Composer (additional music), Musician (additional bass guitars/keyboards), Score Producer, Arranger ("Avant Dernières Pensées (Idylle)", "Slavonic Dances Op. 72, No. 2 in E minor: Dumka (Allegretto grazioso)")  Less 2006 £3MM $3.3MM
  • Primary photo for Casino RoyaleCasino Royale Composer, Arranger ("The Name's Bond... James Bond"), Music ("You Know my Name")  Less 2006 $150MM $167MM
  • Primary photo for Little Britain: LiveLittle Britain: Live (Video) Composer  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Chris Cornell: You Know My NameChris Cornell: You Know My Name (Video) Composer  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for StonedStoned Composer, Music Score Producer  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Little DocumentaryLittle Documentary (Video) Composer  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Four BrothersFour Brothers Composer  Less 2005 $45MM $74MM
  • Primary photo for The JacketThe Jacket Performer ("We Have All the Time in the World")  Less 2005 $29MM $6.3MM
  • Primary photo for A Perfect World: The Making of 'The Stepford Wives'A Perfect World: The Making of 'The Stepford Wives' (Video) Composer  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Stepford: A DefinitionStepford: A Definition (Video) Composer  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Stepford: The ArchitectsStepford: The Architects (Video) Composer  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for The Stepford HusbandsThe Stepford Husbands (Video) Composer  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for The Stepford WivesThe Stepford Wives (Video) Composer  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for The Stepford WivesThe Stepford Wives Composer  Less 2004 $90MM $59MM
  • Primary photo for Man on FireMan on Fire Writer ("Gavin Leaves Message", "Corridor", "Gavin Sees Val and Kids")  Less 2004 $70MM $78MM
  • Primary photo for 2 Fast 2 Furious2 Fast 2 Furious Composer  Less 2003 $76MM $127MM
  • Primary photo for Inside 'Die Another Day'Inside 'Die Another Day' (Video) Himself, Composer, Special Thanks  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Down with LoveDown with Love Writer ("Bandstand")  Less 2003 $35MM $20MM
  • Primary photo for Die Another DayDie Another Day Composer  Less 2002 $142MM $161MM
  • Primary photo for EnoughEnough Composer  Less 2002 $38MM $40MM
  • Primary photo for Changing LanesChanging Lanes Composer, Music Programmer (uncredited), Musician (uncredited)  Less 2002 $45MM $67MM
  • Primary photo for Kung Pow: Enter the FistKung Pow: Enter the Fist Performer ("Infamia I"), Writer ("Infamia I")  Less 2002 $10MM $16MM
  • Primary photo for ZoolanderZoolander Composer  Less 2001 $28MM $45MM
  • Primary photo for The MusketeerThe Musketeer Composer, Score Producer  Less 2001 $40MM $27MM
  • Primary photo for Baby BoyBaby Boy Composer  Less 2001 $16MM $29MM
  • Primary photo for ShinerShiner Writer ("Sporting Occasion")  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for ShaftShaft Composer  Less 2000 $46MM $70MM
  • Primary photo for The Bond Sound: The Music of 007The Bond Sound: The Music of 007 (Video) Himself, Acknowledgment (still photographs provided by)  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for The World Is Not EnoughThe World Is Not Enough Composer, Music ("The World is not Enough")  Less 1999 $135MM $127MM
  • Primary photo for Wing CommanderWing Commander Composer (original theme), Theme By  Less 1999 $30MM $12MM
  • Primary photo for GodzillaGodzilla Composer, Producer ("Undercover")  Less 1998 $130MM $136MM
  • Primary photo for Tomorrow Never DiesTomorrow Never Dies Composer, Music ("Surrender"), Performer ("Backseat Driver"), Producer ("Backseat Driver", "Surrender"), Writer ("Backseat Driver")  Less 1997 $110MM $125MM
  • Primary photo for David Arnold & David McAlmont: Diamonds Are ForeverDavid Arnold & David McAlmont: Diamonds Are Forever (Short) Bum / The Pianist  Less 1997 $85K
  • Primary photo for A Life Less OrdinaryA Life Less Ordinary Composer  Less 1997 $12MM $4.3MM
  • Primary photo for Playing GodPlaying God Music Consultant  Less 1997 $12MM $4.1MM
  • Primary photo for Independence DayIndependence Day Composer  Less 1996 $75MM $306MM
  • Primary photo for Last of the DogmenLast of the Dogmen Composer  Less 1995 $7.4MM
  • Primary photo for StargateStargate Composer  Less 1994 $55MM $72MM
  • Primary photo for The Young AmericansThe Young Americans Wedding Band, Composer, Writer ("Drink 'Til The Party's Over")  Less 1993 $3MM
  • Primary photo for Björk: Play DeadBjörk: Play Dead (Video) Composer  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for Play DeadPlay Dead (Short) Prisoner, Composer  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for The FollowerThe Follower (Short) Composer  Less 1990
Past Television (43 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Brian Pern: A TributeBrian Pern: A Tribute (TV Movie) David Arnold  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for SherlockSherlock (TV Series) Composer (13 episodes, 2010–2017), Writer ("Opening Titles") (8 episodes, 2010–2014), Music (1 episode, 2010), Writer ("Sherlock Theme Song") (1 episode, 2017), Writer ("Opening Titles", "Targets", "Elegy") (1 episode, 2010), Writer ("Opening Titles ", "Opening Titles") (1 episode, 2010), Writer ("Sherlock Theme Song ") (1 episode, 2017), Performer ("Sherlock Theme Song") (1 episode, 2017)  Less 2010–2017 14
    • The Final Problem (Jan 15, 2017) Composer, Writer ("Sherlock Theme Song") (uncredited)  Less
    • The Lying Detective (Jan 8, 2017) Composer, Writer ("Sherlock Theme Song ") (uncredited)  Less
    • The Six Thatchers (Jan 1, 2017) Composer, Performer ("Sherlock Theme Song") (uncredited)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Jekyll & HydeJekyll & Hyde (TV Series) Composer (9 episodes, 2015)  Less 2015 9
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  • Primary photo for Reel IconicReel Iconic (TV Mini-series) Soundtrack (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015 1
    • Double Identity (Jun 29, 2015) Soundtrack ("Sherlocked")  Less
  • Primary photo for The Life of Rock with Brian PernThe Life of Rock with Brian Pern (TV Mini-series) David Arnold (2 episodes, 2014)  Less 2014 2
  • Primary photo for Nothing Much to DoNothing Much to Do (TV Series) Writer ("Opening Titles") (2 episodes, 2014), Writer ("The Game is On") (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2014 3
  • Primary photo for Brows Held HighBrows Held High (TV Series) Writer ("Independence Day End Titles") (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2014 1
    • Anonymous (May 25, 2014) Writer ("Independence Day End Titles")  Less
  • Primary photo for Gangsta GrannyGangsta Granny (TV Movie) Composer  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for The Tractate MiddothThe Tractate Middoth (TV Movie) Composer  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Hollywood in Vienna 2013: A Tribute to James HornerHollywood in Vienna 2013: A Tribute to James Horner (TV Series) Composer  Less 2013– 
  • Primary photo for Big SchoolBig School (TV Series) Composer (theme music) (2 episodes, 2013)  Less 2013 2
    • Episode #1.2 (Aug 23, 2013) Composer (theme music)  Less
    • Episode #1.1 (Aug 16, 2013) Composer (theme music)  Less
  • Primary photo for Mr. StinkMr. Stink (TV Movie) Composer  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Hollywood in Vienna 2012Hollywood in Vienna 2012 (TV Special) Music ("Casino Royale: Suite")  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Sherlock UncoveredSherlock Uncovered (TV Movie) Writer ("Opening Titles") (uncredited)  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for The Matt Lucas AwardsThe Matt Lucas Awards (TV Series) Composer (7 episodes, 2012)  Less 2012 7
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  • Primary photo for BBC PromsBBC Proms (TV Series) Writer ("You Know My Name", "Night at the Opera") (1 episode, 2011), Himself (1 episode, 2011), Arranger ("The Name's Bond... James Bond") (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011 1
    • Prom 38: Film Music Night (Aug 12, 2011) Himself, Arranger ("The Name's Bond... James Bond"), Writer ("You Know My Name", "Night at the Opera")  Less
  • Primary photo for Stiller & MearaStiller & Meara (TV Series) Composer (18 episodes, 2010–2011), Composer (theme music) (8 episodes, 2010–2011)  Less 2010–2011 26
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  • Primary photo for 20 to 120 to 1 (TV Series) Writer ("You Know My Name") (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010 1
    • Blockbuster Heroes (Apr 6, 2010) Writer ("You Know My Name") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Graham Norton ShowThe Graham Norton Show (TV Series) Writer ("The Girl from Tiger Bay") (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009 1
    • Episode #6.8 (Nov 23, 2009) Writer ("The Girl from Tiger Bay")  Less
  • Primary photo for BBC Electric PromsBBC Electric Proms (TV Series) Writer ("The Girl from Tiger Bay") (1 episode, 2009), Musical Director (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009 1
    • Dame Shirley Bassey (Oct 24, 2009) Musical Director, Writer ("The Girl from Tiger Bay")  Less
  • Primary photo for Free AgentsFree Agents (TV Series) Composer (6 episodes, 2009)  Less 2009 6
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  • Primary photo for Free AgentsFree Agents (TV Movie) Composer  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Crooked HouseCrooked House (TV Series) Composer (4 episodes, 2008)  Less 2008 4
    • Omnibus (Dec 27, 2008) Composer (music composed by)  Less
    • The Knocker (Dec 24, 2008) Composer (music composed by)  Less
    • Something Old (Dec 23, 2008) Composer (music composed by)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Little Britain USALittle Britain USA (TV Series) Composer (3 episodes, 2008)  Less 2008 3
  • Primary photo for Stargate SG-1Stargate SG-1 (TV Series) Writer ("Main Title") (213 episodes, 1997–2007), Composer (original themes) (212 episodes, 1997–2007), Theme By (1 episode, 1997)  Less 1997–2007 213
    • Unending (Jun 22, 2007) Composer (original themes), Writer ("Main Title")  Less
    • Dominion (Jun 15, 2007) Composer (original themes), Writer ("Main Title")  Less
    • Family Ties (Jun 8, 2007) Composer (original themes), Writer ("Main Title")  Less
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  • Primary photo for Little BritainLittle Britain (TV Series) Composer (23 episodes, 2003–2006), Politician / Minicab Controller (2 episodes, 2003)  Less 2003–2006 23
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  • Primary photo for Becoming BondBecoming Bond (TV Movie) Composer, Producer ("You Know My Name"), Writer ("You Know My Name")  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Just Another DayJust Another Day (TV Special) Composer  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Making 'Little Britain' TooMaking 'Little Britain' Too (TV Movie) Composer  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Bloodlines: The Dracula Family TreeBloodlines: The Dracula Family Tree (TV Movie) Composer  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Die Another Day: James Bond JournaalDie Another Day: James Bond Journaal (TV Movie) Composer  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Bond Girls Are ForeverBond Girls Are Forever (TV Movie) Music ("The World Is Not Enough")  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for UC: UndercoverUC: Undercover (TV Series) Composer (main title theme) (3 episodes, 2001–2002), Composer (theme) (2 episodes, 2001–2002), Composer (theme music) (1 episode, 2001), Composer (1 episode, 2001)  Less 2001–2002 6
    • The Sins of Sonny Walker (Mar 23, 2002) Composer (main title theme)  Less
    • Manhunt (Mar 23, 2002) Composer (theme)  Less
    • The Siege (Dec 2, 2001) Composer (main title theme)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Happy Anniversary Mr. BondHappy Anniversary Mr. Bond (TV Movie) Writer ("The World Is Not Enough")  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for SpongeBob SquarePantsSpongeBob SquarePants (TV Series) Writer ("Muscovite Rebellion") (1 episode, 1999), Writer ("Muscoite Rebellion") (1 episode, 2001), Music ("Muscovite Rebellion") (1 episode, 2000)  Less 1999–2001 3
  • Primary photo for Randall & Hopkirk (Deceased)Randall & Hopkirk (Deceased) (TV Series) Composer (title theme)  Less 2000–2001
  • Primary photo for The League of GentlemenThe League of Gentlemen (TV Series) Victorian Gentleman with Fox (1 episode, 2000)  Less 2000 1
  • Primary photo for Down RiverDown River (TV Special) Composer  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for The Bond CocktailThe Bond Cocktail (TV Movie) Himself, Composer  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Wie is de mol?Wie is de mol? (TV Series) Performer ("Looking for Clues")  Less 1999– 
  • Primary photo for Universal Soldier III: Unfinished BusinessUniversal Soldier III: Unfinished Business (TV Movie) Writer ("Infamia I")  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for The VisitorThe Visitor (TV Series) Composer (theme music) (12 episodes, 1997–1998), Composer (1 episode, 1997)  Less 1997–1998 13
    • The Trial (Jan 16, 1998) Composer (theme music)  Less
    • The Chain (Jan 9, 1998) Composer (theme music)  Less
    • Miracles (Dec 19, 1997) Composer (theme music)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Rocko's Modern LifeRocko's Modern Life (TV Series) Music ("Showplace A", "Punchy Link A") (1 episode, 1995)  Less 1995 1
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