George Fenton

Composer | Music Department | Soundtrack
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KNOWN FOR 
Groundhog Day (1993) | Gandhi (1982) | You've Got Mail (1998)
AWARDS 
Nominated for 5 Oscars. Another 14 wins & 33 nominations More »
AKA 
George Howe
BORN 
Oct 19, 1950 (age 67)

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Past Film & Video (114 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Past Television (54 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for China: Between Clouds and DreamsChina: Between Clouds and Dreams (TV Series) Composer ( 5 episodes, 2016 )  Less 2016 5
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  • Primary photo for Frozen PlanetFrozen Planet (TV Mini-series) Composer ( 7 episodes, 2011 )  Less 2011 7
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  • Primary photo for LifeLife (TV Mini-series) Composer ( 10 episodes, 2009 )  Less 2009 10
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  • Primary photo for Love and Death in ShanghaiLove and Death in Shanghai (TV Movie) Composer  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for BBC PromsBBC Proms (TV Series) Soundtrack ( 1 episode, 2007 )  Less 2007 1
  • Primary photo for Planet EarthPlanet Earth (TV Mini-series) Composer ( 11 episodes, 2006 )  Less 2006 11
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  • Primary photo for Planet Earth: The FuturePlanet Earth: The Future (TV Series) Composer ( 3 episodes, 2006 )  Less 2006 3
  • Primary photo for PridePride (TV Movie) Composer  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for A French AffairA French Affair (TV Movie) Composer  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for The Blue PlanetThe Blue Planet (TV Mini-series) Composer ( 8 episodes, 2001 )  Less 2001 8
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  • Primary photo for Shanghai ViceShanghai Vice (TV Mini-series) Composer  Less 1999– 
  • Primary photo for HBO First LookHBO First Look (TV Series) Lyrics ("How Can I Not Love You") ( 1 episode, 1999 ) , Music ("How Can I Not Love You") ( 1 episode, 1999 )  Less 1999 1
    • Anna and the King: A Modern Epic (Dec 1999) Lyrics ("How Can I Not Love You"), Music ("How Can I Not Love You")  Less
  • Primary photo for Talking Heads 2Talking Heads 2 (TV Mini-series) Composer ( 2 episodes, 1998 )  Less 1998 2
  • Primary photo for Wildlife SpecialsWildlife Specials (TV Series) Composer ( 1 episode, 1997 )  Less 1997 1
  • Primary photo for The Ren & Stimpy ShowThe Ren & Stimpy Show (TV Series) Music ("Valse Moderne") ( 7 episodes, 1991–1994 ) , Music ("Chinese Link 2") ( 1 episode, 1994 ) , Music ("Bonhomie", "Temple Dance") ( 1 episode, 1996 ) , Music ("Hidden Treasures") ( 1 episode, 1995 ) , Music ("Casbah Nights") ( 1 episode, 1994 )  Less 1991–1996 11
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  • Primary photo for Rocko's Modern LifeRocko's Modern Life (TV Series) Music ("Valse Moderne") ( 1 episode, 1995 )  Less 1995 1
  • Primary photo for China: Beyond the CloudsChina: Beyond the Clouds (TV Movie) Composer  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for Life in the FreezerLife in the Freezer (TV Series) Composer ( 6 episodes, 1993 )  Less 1993 6
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  • Primary photo for BergeracBergerac (TV Series) Composer (Bergerac theme) ( 35 episodes, 1981–1985 ) , Composer (theme music) ( 34 episodes, 1981–1990 ) , Composer (title music) ( 18 episodes, 1988–1991 ) , Composer (incidental music) ( 2 episodes, 1985 )  Less 1981–1991 87
    • All for Love (Dec 26, 1991) Composer (title music)  Less
    • The Lohans (Mar 9, 1991) Composer (title music)  Less
    • The Assassin (Mar 2, 1991) Composer (title music)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Screen TwoScreen Two (TV Series) Composer ( 2 episodes, 1986–1987 ) , Conductor ( 1 episode, 1990 ) , Music Adaptor ( 1 episode, 1990 )  Less 1986–1990 3
  • Primary photo for The Trials of LifeThe Trials of Life (TV Series) Composer ( 12 episodes, 1990 )  Less 1990 12
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  • Primary photo for London PlusLondon Plus (TV Series) Composer ( 1 episode, 1989 )  Less 1989 1
  • Primary photo for Talking HeadsTalking Heads (TV Mini-series) Composer ( 3 episodes, 1988 )  Less 1988 3
  • Primary photo for The 60th Annual Academy AwardsThe 60th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) Himself - Performer & Nominee: Best Original Score & Best Original Song, Performer ("Cry Freedom"), Writer ("Cry Freedom")  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for Call Me MisterCall Me Mister (TV Series) Composer  Less 1986– 
  • Primary photo for Past CaringPast Caring (TV Movie) Composer  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for The Jewel in the CrownThe Jewel in the Crown (TV Mini-series) Composer ( 9 episodes, 1984 ) , Additional Music Arranger ( 1 episode, 1984 )  Less 1984 9
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  • Primary photo for Walter & JuneWalter & June (TV Movie) Composer  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for An Englishman AbroadAn Englishman Abroad (TV Movie) Composer  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for Saigon -Year of the Cat-Saigon -Year of the Cat- (TV Movie) Composer  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for WalterWalter (TV Movie) Composer  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for Objects of AffectionObjects of Affection (TV Series) Composer ( 3 episodes, 1982 )  Less 1982 3
  • Primary photo for Play for TomorrowPlay for Tomorrow (TV Series) Composer ( 6 episodes, 1982 )  Less 1982 6
    • Easter 2016 (May 18, 1982) Composer (uncredited)  Less
    • Shades (May 11, 1982) Composer (uncredited)  Less
    • The Nuclear Family (May 4, 1982) Composer (uncredited)  Less
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  • Primary photo for ParoleParole (TV Movie) Composer, Arranger ("Largo Blues") (uncredited)  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for No Country for Old MenNo Country for Old Men (TV Movie) Composer  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for BBC2 PlayhouseBBC2 Playhouse (TV Series) Composer ( 1 episode, 1981 )  Less 1981 1
  • Primary photo for The History ManThe History Man (TV Mini-series) Composer ( 4 episodes, 1981 )  Less 1981 4
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  • Primary photo for ShoestringShoestring (TV Series) Composer ( 12 episodes, 1979–1980 ) , Composer (theme music) ( 9 episodes, 1980 )  Less 1979–1980 21
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  • Primary photo for Rain on the RoofRain on the Roof (TV Movie) Composer  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for Bloody KidsBloody Kids (TV Movie) Composer  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for FoxFox (TV Series) Conductor ( 13 episodes, 1980 ) , Composer ( 13 episodes, 1980 )  Less 1980 13
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  • Primary photo for All Day on the SandsAll Day on the Sands (TV Movie) Composer  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for One Fine DayOne Fine Day (TV Movie) Composer  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for Afternoon OffAfternoon Off (TV Movie) Composer  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for The Old CrowdThe Old Crowd (TV Movie) Composer  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for Doris and DoreenDoris and Doreen (TV Movie) Composer  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for Me! I'm Afraid of Virginia WoolfMe! I'm Afraid of Virginia Woolf (TV Movie) Composer  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for OutOut (TV Series) Composer ( 6 episodes, 1978 )  Less 1978 6
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  • Primary photo for ITV PlayhouseITV Playhouse (TV Series) Composer ( 2 episodes, 1977–1978 )  Less 1977–1978 2
  • Primary photo for BBC2 Play of the WeekBBC2 Play of the Week (TV Series) Composer ( 1 episode, 1978 )  Less 1978 1
  • Primary photo for Plays for BritainPlays for Britain (TV Series) Composer ( 1 episode, 1976 )  Less 1976 1
  • Primary photo for Emmerdale FarmEmmerdale Farm (TV Series) Martin Gimbel ( 18 episodes, 1975–1976 )  Less 1975–1976 18
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  • Primary photo for CheriCheri (TV Series) M. Roland ( 1 episode, 1973 )  Less 1973 1
  • Primary photo for A Day OutA Day Out (TV Movie) Brothers  Less 1972
Self (1 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for Music Behind the ScenesMusic Behind the Scenes (TV Mini-series) Himself ( 1 episode )  Less 2001– 

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