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Brian Bennett (I)

Composer | Music Department | Soundtrack
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KNOWN FOR 
Black Dynamite (2009) | The American Way (1986) | Thunderbirds Are GO (1966)
AKA 
Bran Bennett | Cliff Richard and the Shadows | Die Shadows | The Shadows  Less
BORN 
Jan 9, 1940 (age 77)

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Past Film & Video (34 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for R.O.C.K: Reaching Out to Cancer KidsR.O.C.K: Reaching Out to Cancer Kids (Short) Composer (theme music)  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for Save Your Legs!Save Your Legs! Writer ("New Horizons" (aka "Channel 9 Cricket Theme")) (uncredited)  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Black DynamiteBlack Dynamite Composer (stock music), Music ("Name of the Game", "Prowler", "High Diver", "Spiv", "Thug", "In Danger", "Speed Trap", "Getting Close") (uncredited)  Less 2009 $2.9MM $228K / —
  • Primary photo for The Wild HeartsThe Wild Hearts Writer ("GRIB MIG HVIS JEG FALDER) (as Bennett)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Me TwoMe Two Soundtrack ("Montego Bay")  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for The HarpistThe Harpist Composer, Arranger ("Escape from the Asylum"), Producer ("Escape from the Asylum"), Writer ("Escape from the Asylum")  Less 1999 $3MM
  • Primary photo for Bhaji on the BeachBhaji on the Beach Writer ("Summer Holiday") (as Bennett)  Less 1993 $735K / —
  • Primary photo for Killing Dad or How to Love Your MotherKilling Dad or How to Love Your Mother Writer ("Summer Holiday") (uncredited)  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for Jungle AssaultJungle Assault Performer ("Freedom"), Writer ("Freedom")  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for The American WayThe American Way Composer, Performer ("People Get Ready"), Writer ("The American Way")  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for Terminal ChoiceTerminal Choice Composer  Less 1985 $3.9MM
  • Primary photo for Where the Boys AreWhere the Boys Are Writer ("Summer Love")  Less 1984 $11MM / —
  • Primary photo for BurlexxxBurlexxx Soundtrack ("Do Me Right")  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for Kill and Kill AgainKill and Kill Again Performer ("Dossier") (uncredited)  Less 1981 $650K
  • Primary photo for A Girl's Best FriendA Girl's Best Friend Performer ("French Rock") (uncredited), Writer ("French Rock") (uncredited)  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for Heja Sverige!Heja Sverige! Music ("Drama Montage", "Getaway", "Pussyfoot") (uncredited)  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for Delta FoxDelta Fox Performer ("Dossier") (uncredited)  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for Maraschino CherryMaraschino Cherry Performer ("Take It Steady") (uncredited), Writer ("Take It Steady") (uncredited)  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for Peppermint SodaPeppermint Soda Writer ("Summer Holiday")  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for Barbara BroadcastBarbara Broadcast Performer ("Reflections on a Misty Morning", "Wallop", "Big Haul", "Dossier") (uncredited)  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for Polk County Pot PlanePolk County Pot Plane Performer ("Dossier") (uncredited)  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for RabidRabid Soundtrack ("Hideout")  Less 1977 CAD 530K
  • Primary photo for The Opening of Misty BeethovenThe Opening of Misty Beethoven Writer ("Bourbon", "Glass Tubes") (uncredited)  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for The ImageThe Image Soundtrack ("Image")  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for Our CissyOur Cissy (Short) Music ("Prelude and Groove") (uncredited)  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for Red ArrowsRed Arrows (Short) Composer  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for Maroc 7Maroc 7 Performer ("Maroc 7")  Less 1967
  • Primary photo for Thunderbirds Are GOThunderbirds Are GO Soundtrack ("Shooting Star", "Lady Penelope"), Performer ("Thunderbirds Theme", "Zero X Theme")  Less 1966
  • Primary photo for Finders KeepersFinders Keepers One of The Shadows (as The Shadows)  Less 1966
  • Primary photo for Rhythm 'n' GreensRhythm 'n' Greens (Short) Musician (as The Shadows)  Less 1964
  • Primary photo for Swingers' ParadiseSwingers' Paradise Brian (as The Shadows), Composer (additional songs and music), Writer ("Wonderful Life")  Less 1964
  • Primary photo for French DressingFrench Dressing Music ("French Dressing Twist") (uncredited)  Less 1964
  • Primary photo for Summer HolidaySummer Holiday Brian Bennett (uncredited), Composer (additional songs and music), Soundtrack ("Summer Holiday", "Les Girls", "Round and Round")  Less 1963
  • Primary photo for The BoysThe Boys Writer ("Main Theme") (uncredited)  Less 1962
Past Television (41 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Women's British OpenWomen's British Open (TV Series) Theme Music Written By ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015 1
    • 2015: Round 1 (Jul 30, 2015) Theme Music Written By (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Doctor Who Online AdventuresDoctor Who Online Adventures (TV Series) Incidental Music ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014 1
  • Primary photo for Howzat! Kerry Packer's WarHowzat! Kerry Packer's War (TV Mini-series) Performer ("Capital City") ( 1 episode, 2012 ) , Writer ("Channel 9 Cricket") ( 1 episode, 2012 ) , Writer ("Capital City") ( 1 episode, 2012 )  Less 2012 2
    • Episode #1.2 (Aug 26, 2012) Performer ("Capital City"), Writer ("Capital City") (as B. Bennett)  Less
    • Episode #1.1 (Aug 19, 2012) Writer ("Channel 9 Cricket") (as B. Bennett)  Less
  • Primary photo for New TricksNew Tricks (TV Series) Composer ( 34 episodes, 2007–2010 )  Less 2007–2010 34
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  • Primary photo for MirandaMiranda (TV Series) Writer ("Summer Holiday") ( 1 episode, 2009 )  Less 2009 1
    • Holiday (Nov 30, 2009) Writer ("Summer Holiday") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Paul O'Grady ShowThe Paul O'Grady Show (TV Series) Performer ("Singing the Blues") ( 1 episode, 2009 ) , Himself ( 1 episode, 2009 )  Less 2009 1
    • Episode dated 30 November 2009 (Nov 30, 2009) Himself (as Cliff Richard and the Shadows), Performer ("Singing the Blues")  Less
  • Primary photo for Doctor WhoDoctor Who (TV Series) Writer ("Summer Holiday ") ( 1 episode, 2009 )  Less 2009 1
    • Planet of the Dead (Jul 26, 2009) Writer ("Summer Holiday ") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Star StoriesStar Stories (TV Series) Writer ("Summer Holiday") ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2008 1
  • Primary photo for Holby CityHolby City (TV Series) Incidental Music ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2008 1
    • Mad World (Oct 14, 2008) Incidental Music  Less
  • Primary photo for The Real HustleThe Real Hustle (TV Series) Performer ("Chase Side Shoot - Up") ( 1 episode, 2008 ) , Writer ("Chase Side Shoot - Up") ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2008 1
    • Episode #6.1 (Oct 9, 2008) Performer ("Chase Side Shoot - Up") (uncredited), Writer ("Chase Side Shoot - Up") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for La verdad ocultaLa verdad oculta (TV Series) Writer ("Premonition") ( 2 episodes, 2006 ) , Writer ("Occult", "Premonition") ( 1 episode, 2006 ) , Writer ("Silent Tension") ( 1 episode, 2006 ) , Writer ("Chiller 1") ( 1 episode, 2006 ) , Writer ("Wet Night") ( 1 episode, 2006 ) , Writer ("Premonition", "Wet Night") ( 1 episode, 2006 ) , Writer ("Chiller 1", "Premonition", "Silent Tension") ( 1 episode, 2006 ) , Writer ("Chiller 1", "Silent Tension", "Wet Night") ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006 9
    • Episode #1.120 (Aug 11, 2006) Writer ("Chiller 1", "Silent Tension", "Wet Night")  Less
    • Episode #1.68 (May 31, 2006) Writer ("Wet Night")  Less
    • Episode #1.67 (May 30, 2006) Writer ("Premonition", "Wet Night")  Less
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  • Primary photo for Natural WorldNatural World (TV Series) Composer ( 1 episode, 2003 )  Less 2003 1
  • Primary photo for Murder in MindMurder in Mind (TV Series) Composer ( 3 episodes, 2002–2003 )  Less 2002–2003 3
  • Primary photo for Great Natural Wonders of the WorldGreat Natural Wonders of the World (TV Movie) Composer  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Expert WitnessExpert Witness (TV Series) Composer  Less 2001– 
  • Primary photo for Ruth Rendell MysteriesRuth Rendell Mysteries (TV Series) Composer ( 49 episodes, 1988–1999 ) , Performer ("Let Me Believe") ( 1 episode, 1990 ) , Music ("Let Me Believe") ( 1 episode, 1990 )  Less 1988–1999 49
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  • Primary photo for Jonathan CreekJonathan Creek (TV Series) Soundtrack ( 1 episode, 1997 )  Less 1997 1
  • Primary photo for KaBlam!KaBlam! (TV Series) Music ("San Francisco Beat") ( 1 episode, 1997 )  Less 1997 1
    • Tastes Like Paper (May 19, 1997) Music ("San Francisco Beat") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The KnockThe Knock (TV Series) Composer ( 2 episodes, 1997 )  Less 1997 2
  • Primary photo for David Jason in His ElementDavid Jason in His Element (TV Movie) Arranger ("Opening Titles"), Producer ("Opening Titles"), Writer ("Opening Titles")  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for The National LotteryThe National Lottery (TV Series) Writer ("Summer Holiday") ( 1 episode, 1996 )  Less 1996 1
  • Primary photo for Expert WitnessExpert Witness (TV Series) Composer (title music) ( 1 episode, 1996 )  Less 1996 1
  • Primary photo for The Ren & Stimpy ShowThe Ren & Stimpy Show (TV Series) Music ("Bulletin Link 2") ( 1 episode, 1995 ) , Music ("Foiled") ( 1 episode, 1994 )  Less 1994–1995 2
  • Primary photo for The World of HammerThe World of Hammer (TV Series) Composer (title music) ( 10 episodes, 1994 ) , Composer ( 3 episodes, 1994 ) , Composer (main title) ( 2 episodes, 1994 ) , Composer (title theme) ( 1 episode, 1994 )  Less 1994 13
    • Costumers (Nov 4, 1994) Composer (main title)  Less
    • Hammer (Oct 28, 1994) Composer (title music)  Less
    • Hammer Stars: Christopher Lee (Oct 21, 1994) Composer, Composer (title music)  Less
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  • Primary photo for TohuwabohuTohuwabohu (TV Series) Writer ("I Could Easily Fall in Love with You") ( 1 episode, 1993 )  Less 1993 1
  • Primary photo for Birds of a FeatherBirds of a Feather (TV Series) Composer ( 1 episode, 1991 )  Less 1991 1
  • Primary photo for In Living ColorIn Living Color (TV Series) Writer ("Pussy Foot") ( 1 episode, 1990 )  Less 1990 1
  • Primary photo for Close to HomeClose to Home (TV Series) Composer ( 9 episodes, 1989 )  Less 1989 9
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  • Primary photo for Square DealSquare Deal (TV Series) Composer ( 7 episodes, 1988 )  Less 1988 7
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  • Primary photo for Screen TwoScreen Two (TV Series) Music ("Lovers' Concerto") ( 1 episode, 1988 ) , Music ("Falling in Love") ( 1 episode, 1987 )  Less 1987–1988 2
    • Dead Lucky (Jan 17, 1988) Music ("Lovers' Concerto") (uncredited)  Less
    • Will You Love Me Tomorrow (Jan 18, 1987) Music ("Falling in Love") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for PulaskiPulaski (TV Series) Composer ( 8 episodes, 1987 )  Less 1987 8
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  • Primary photo for The GirlsThe Girls (TV Movie) Composer  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for Top of the PopsTop of the Pops (TV Series) Writer ("Holiday Rap") ( 1 episode, 1986 )  Less 1986 1
  • Primary photo for Sword of HonourSword of Honour (TV Mini-series) Writer ("Summer Holiday" (with lyrics modified to "Nui Dat Holiday")) ( 1 episode, 1986 )  Less 1986 1
    • Episode #1.1 (1986) Writer ("Summer Holiday" (with lyrics modified to "Nui Dat Holiday"))  Less
  • Primary photo for Robin's NestRobin's Nest (TV Series) Arranger (theme music) ( 48 episodes, 1977–1981 )  Less 1977–1981 48
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  • Primary photo for The BabysitterThe Babysitter (TV Movie) Writer ("Startle", "Foiled Again") (uncredited)  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for The PlumberThe Plumber (TV Movie) Music ("Darkside") (uncredited)  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for BlueyBluey (TV Series) Composer (theme music) ( 39 episodes, 1976–1977 )  Less 1976–1977 39
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  • Primary photo for Hotel StoryHotel Story (TV Series) Performer ("Capital City"), Writer ("Capital City")  Less 1977– 
  • Primary photo for Rugby SpecialRugby Special (TV Series) Composer (theme "Holy Mackerel!")  Less 1970– 
  • Primary photo for ITV Play of the WeekITV Play of the Week (TV Series) Noshee ( 1 episode, 1967 )  Less 1967 1
Self (8 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for The One ShowThe One Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2009 )  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for The Paul O'Grady ShowThe Paul O'Grady Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2009 )  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for This MorningThis Morning (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2004 )  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for The Frank Skinner ShowThe Frank Skinner Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2001 )  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Schlag auf SchlagerSchlag auf Schlager (TV Movie) Himself (as Cliff Richard and the Shadows)  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for After Ten Fellas: Ten!After Ten Fellas: Ten! (TV Special) The Shadows  Less 1968
  • Primary photo for Cliff Richard und die ShadowsCliff Richard und die Shadows (TV Movie) Himself - Musician (as Die Shadows)  Less 1966
  • Primary photo for Big Beat '64Big Beat '64 (TV Movie) Himself (as The Shadows)  Less 1964
Archive Footage (1 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Musikprogrammet - programmet om musikMusikprogrammet - programmet om musik (TV Series) Himself - The Shadows ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006
    • Evergreenen 'Apache' (Oct 20, 2006) Himself - The Shadows (archive footage)  Less
Other (1 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for ToonstruckToonstruck (Video Game) Music ("In Danger") (uncredited)  Less 1996

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