Swizz Beatz

Soundtrack | Composer | Actor
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KNOWN FOR 
Any Given Sunday (1999) | Django Unchained (2012) | Deadpool (2016)
AWARDS 
1 win & 1 nomination More »
AKA 
Kaseem Dean | Kasseem 'Swizz Beatz' Dean
BORN 
Aug 30, 1978 (age 39)
HEIGHT 
6' 1" (1.85m)

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Past Film & Video (58 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for SingSing Writer ("Million Bucks" (feat. nm0212832)) (as Kasseem Dean)  Less 2016 $75MM $270MM
  • Primary photo for GhostbustersGhostbusters Writer ("Party Up (Up In Here)") (as Kasseem Dean)  Less 2016 $144MM $128MM
  • Primary photo for Central IntelligenceCentral Intelligence Writer ("Party Up (Up In Here)") (as Kasseem Dean)  Less 2016 $50MM $127MM
  • Primary photo for The BossThe Boss Writer ("Tambourine") (as Kasseem Dean)  Less 2016 $29MM $63MM
  • Primary photo for DeadpoolDeadpool Writer ("X Gon' Give It To Ya") (as Dean Kasseem)  Less 2016 $58MM $363MM
  • Primary photo for TrainwreckTrainwreck Writer ("Tambourine") (as Kasseem Dean)  Less 2015 $35MM $110MM
  • Primary photo for Top FiveTop Five Writer ("Jigga My Nigga") (as Kasseem Dean)  Less 2014 $12MM $25MM
  • Primary photo for Dumb and Dumber ToDumb and Dumber To Ninja Leader (as Kasseem 'Swizz Beatz' Dean)  Less 2014 $35MM $86MM
  • Primary photo for This Is Where I Leave YouThis Is Where I Leave You Writer ("Ruff Ryders' Anthem") (as Kasseem Dean)  Less 2014 $20MM $34MM
  • Primary photo for Alicia Keys: We Are HereAlicia Keys: We Are Here (Video) Composer  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Sex TapeSex Tape Writer ("Where The Hood At") (as Kasseem Dean)  Less 2014 $40MM $39MM
  • Primary photo for This Is the EndThis Is the End Writer ("Ruff Ryder's Anthem") (as Kasseem Dean)  Less 2013 $32MM $101MM
  • Primary photo for Alicia Keys: New DayAlicia Keys: New Day (Video) Composer, Producer  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for The Inevitable Defeat of Mister & PeteThe Inevitable Defeat of Mister & Pete Performer ("Summer on Smash"), Writer ("Summer on Smash")  Less 2013 $487K
  • Primary photo for Django UnchainedDjango Unchained Writer ("Unchained (The Payback/Untouchable)") (as Kasseem Dean)  Less 2012 $100MM $163MM
  • Primary photo for This Is 40This Is 40 Writer ("Roman's Revenge") (as Kasseem Dean)  Less 2012 $35MM $68MM
  • Primary photo for Nicki Minaj: Come on a ConeNicki Minaj: Come on a Cone (Video) Actor  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Swizz Beatz Feat. Alicia Keys: International PartySwizz Beatz Feat. Alicia Keys: International Party (Video) Actor, Composer  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Beyoncé: Move Your BodyBeyoncé: Move Your Body (Video) Composer  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Big Mommas: Like Father, Like SonBig Mommas: Like Father, Like Son Writer ("Tambourine")  Less 2011 $32MM $38MM
  • Primary photo for Alicia Keys: Wait Til You See My SmileAlicia Keys: Wait Til You See My Smile (Video) Composer  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Lottery TicketLottery Ticket Performer ("Million Bucks"), Writer ("I Can Transform Ya", "Million Bucks")  Less 2010 $25MM
  • Primary photo for Step Up 3DStep Up 3D Writer ("Tear Da Roof Off") (as Kasseem Dean)  Less 2010 $30MM $42MM
  • Primary photo for The Other GuysThe Other Guys Performer ("Top Down"), Writer ("Top Down") (as Kasseem Dean)  Less 2010 $100MM $119MM
  • Primary photo for DJ Khaled Feat. Nicki Minaj & Puff Daddy, Rick Ross, Busta Rhymes, Fat Joe: All I Do Is WinDJ Khaled Feat. Nicki Minaj & Puff Daddy, Rick Ross, Busta Rhymes, Fat Joe: All I Do Is Win (Short) Actor  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Alicia Keys Feat. Beyoncé: Put It in a Love SongAlicia Keys Feat. Beyoncé: Put It in a Love Song (Video) Composer  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Whitney Houston: Million Dollar BillWhitney Houston: Million Dollar Bill (Video) Composer  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Dance FlickDance Flick Performer ("Swing Ya Rag"), Writer ("Swing Ya Rag") (as Kaseem Dean)  Less 2009 $25MM $26MM
  • Primary photo for Bride WarsBride Wars Writer ("Tambourine") (as Kasseem Dean)  Less 2009 $30MM $59MM
  • Primary photo for Wild ChildWild Child Writer ("Tambourine") (as Kasseem Dean)  Less 2008 $20MM $20K
  • Primary photo for Zack and Miri Make a PornoZack and Miri Make a Porno Writer ("Party Up (Up In Here)") (as Kasseem Dean)  Less 2008 $24MM $31MM
  • Primary photo for Step Up 2: The StreetsStep Up 2: The Streets Performer ("Money in the Bank"), Writer ("Money in the Bank") (as Kasseem Dean)  Less 2008 $18MM $58MM
  • Primary photo for First SundayFirst Sunday Writer ("Hit the Block", "Party Up") (as Kasseem Dean)  Less 2008 $38MM
  • Primary photo for How She MoveHow She Move Writer ("Touch It") (as Kasseem Dean)  Less 2007 $7.1MM
  • Primary photo for Bring It On: In It to Win ItBring It On: In It to Win It (Video) Writer ("Get Me Bodied (Extended Mix)") (as Kasseem Dean)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Bone Thugs-n-Harmony Feat. Mariah Carey & Bow Wow: Lil' L.O.V.E.Bone Thugs-n-Harmony Feat. Mariah Carey & Bow Wow: Lil' L.O.V.E. (Video) Actor  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Fantastic 4: Rise of the Silver SurferFantastic 4: Rise of the Silver Surfer Writer ("Tambourine") (as Kasseem Dean)  Less 2007 $130MM $132MM
  • Primary photo for I TriedI Tried Producer  Less 2007 $500K
  • Primary photo for School for ScoundrelsSchool for Scoundrels Writer ("Where the Hood at") (as Kasseem Dean)  Less 2006 $20MM $18MM
  • Primary photo for Beyoncé: Ring the AlarmBeyoncé: Ring the Alarm (Video) Composer  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Step UpStep Up Writer ("Get It") (as Kasseem Dean)  Less 2006 $12MM $65MM
  • Primary photo for Mighty D-BlockMighty D-Block (Video) Composer  Less 2006 $29K
  • Primary photo for Take the LeadTake the Lead Composer, Soundtrack ("I Got Rhythm (Take the Lead Remix)", "La Cumparsita (Tango Remix)"), Producer ("Move Your Body", "I Like That You Can't Take That Away from Me", "Take the Lead (Wanna Ride)"), Writer ("Move Your Body", "Whuteva", "I Run Shit", "I Like That You Can't Take That Away from Me", "Take the Lead (Wanna Ride)") (as Kasseem Dean)  Less 2006 $30MM $35MM
  • Primary photo for The Pink PantherThe Pink Panther Producer ("Check On It (Pink Panther)") (as Kasseem Dean), Writer ("Check On It (Pink Panther)") (as Kasseem Dean)  Less 2006 $65MM $82MM
  • Primary photo for King's RansomKing's Ransom Writer ("Party Up") (as Kasseem Dean)  Less 2005 $15MM $4MM
  • Primary photo for The CookoutThe Cookout Music ("It's All Good"), Publisher ("It's All Good"), Writer ("It's All Good") (as Kaseem Dean)  Less 2004 $12MM
  • Primary photo for Soul PlaneSoul Plane Performer ("Good Times") (as Swizz Beats)  Less 2004 $16MM $14MM
  • Primary photo for You Got ServedYou Got Served Performer ("Get It on the Floor"), Writer ("Get It on the Floor") (as Kasseem Dean)  Less 2004 $8MM $40MM
  • Primary photo for Biker BoyzBiker Boyz Performer ("Firecracker", "We Did It Again"), Writer ("Firecracker", "We Did It Again", "Big Business")  Less 2003 $22MM
  • Primary photo for EmpireEmpire Writer ("J.O.S.E.") (as Kasseem Dean)  Less 2002 $3.5MM $18MM
  • Primary photo for Like MikeLike Mike Writer ("Party Up") (as Kasseem Dean)  Less 2002 $30MM $51MM
  • Primary photo for Blade IIBlade II Writer ("Cowboy") (as Kasseem Dean)  Less 2002 $54MM $82MM
  • Primary photo for How HighHow High Writer ("Party Up") (as Kasseem Dean)  Less 2001 $20MM $31MM
  • Primary photo for The Fast and the FuriousThe Fast and the Furious Writer ("Rollin' (Urban Assault Vehicle)") (as Kaseem Dean)  Less 2001 $38MM $145MM
  • Primary photo for Down to EarthDown to Earth Soundtrack ("Ruff Ryders' Anthem") (as Kaseem Dean)  Less 2001 $49MM $64MM
  • Primary photo for Gone in Sixty SecondsGone in Sixty Seconds Writer ("Party Up") (as Kasseem Dean)  Less 2000 $90MM $102MM
  • Primary photo for Any Given SundayAny Given Sunday Composer (additional music score), Performer ("MOVE RIGHT NOW"), Producer ("MOVE RIGHT NOW"), Writer ("MOVE RIGHT NOW") (as K. Dean), Writer ("MY NIGGAS") (as Kasseem Dean)  Less 1999 $55MM $76MM
  • Primary photo for Blue StreakBlue Streak Producer ("Girl's Best Friend"), Writer ("Girl's Best Friend") (as Kasseem Dean)  Less 1999 $65MM $69MM
Past Television (25 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy FallonThe Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) Writer ("We Are Here") ( 1 episode, 2014 ) , Writer ("X Gon' Give It to Ya") ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2014–2016 2
  • Primary photo for CSI: CyberCSI: Cyber (TV Series) Performer ("Million Bucks") ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015 1
    • Shades of Grey (Dec 20, 2015) Performer ("Million Bucks")  Less
  • Primary photo for EmpireEmpire (TV Series) Swizz Beatz ( 1 episode, 2015 ) , Music Producer ( 1 episode, 2015 ) , Performer ("Born to Lose") ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015 1
    • The Devils Are Here (Sep 23, 2015) Swizz Beatz, Music Producer, Performer ("Born to Lose") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Strictly Come DancingStrictly Come Dancing (TV Series) Writer ("Million Dollar Bill") ( 1 episode, 2014 ) , Writer ("Check on It") ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014 2
    • Week 10: Around the World Special (Nov 29, 2014) Writer ("Check on It") (uncredited)  Less
    • Week 2 (Oct 4, 2014) Writer ("Million Dollar Bill") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Rick and MortyRick and Morty (TV Series) Writer ("X Gon' Give It to Ya") ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014 1
  • Primary photo for GirlsGirls (TV Series) Writer ("Tambourine") ( 1 episode, 2013 )  Less 2013 1
    • Bad Friend (Jan 27, 2013) Writer ("Tambourine")  Less
  • Primary photo for The 54th Annual Grammy AwardsThe 54th Annual Grammy Awards (TV Special) Himself, Writer ("Roman's Revenge")  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Yu-Gi-Oh! 3D: Bonds Beyond Time AbridgedYu-Gi-Oh! 3D: Bonds Beyond Time Abridged (TV Movie) Writer ("Party Up (Up In Here)")  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for How to Make It in AmericaHow to Make It in America (TV Series) Writer ("What Ya Want") ( 1 episode, 2011 )  Less 2011 1
    • I'm Good (Oct 2, 2011) Writer ("What Ya Want") (as Kaseem Dean)  Less
  • Primary photo for So You Think You Can Dance CanadaSo You Think You Can Dance Canada (TV Series) Performer ("Tambourine") ( 1 episode, 2011 ) , Writer ("Touch It") ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2008–2011 2
    • Top 8 Performance (Aug 29, 2011) Performer ("Tambourine")  Less
    • Top 18 (Oct 15, 2008) Writer ("Touch It")  Less
  • Primary photo for So You Think You Can DanceSo You Think You Can Dance (TV Series) Performer ("I Can Transform Ya") ( 2 episodes, 2009 ) , Performer ("Everyday (Coolin')") ( 1 episode, 2011 ) , Writer ("Put It In a Love Song") ( 1 episode, 2011 ) , Writer ("Touch It") ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006–2011 5
    • Top 16 Perform (Jun 29, 2011) Writer ("Put It In a Love Song")  Less
    • Meet the Top 20 (Jun 9, 2011) Performer ("Everyday (Coolin')")  Less
    • Finale: Winner Announced (Dec 16, 2009) Performer ("I Can Transform Ya")  Less
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  • Primary photo for Saturday Night LiveSaturday Night Live (TV Series) Himself - Musical Guest / Himself ( 2 episodes, 2008–2010 ) , Performer ("Swing Ya Rag") ( 1 episode, 2008 ) , Performer ("Ass on the Floor") ( 1 episode, 2010 ) , Writer ("Ass on the Floor") ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2008–2010 2
    • Robert De Niro/Diddy-Dirty Money (Dec 4, 2010) Himself - Musical Guest (uncredited), Performer ("Ass on the Floor"), Writer ("Ass on the Floor")  Less
    • John Malkovich/T.I. (Dec 6, 2008) Himself (uncredited), Performer ("Swing Ya Rag")  Less
  • Primary photo for 2010 MTV Video Music Awards2010 MTV Video Music Awards (TV Special) Himself - Performer, Performer ("Fancy")  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Dancing with the StarsDancing with the Stars (TV Series) Writer ("Put It In A Love Song") ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010 1
    • Episode #10.5 (Jul 25, 2010) Writer ("Put It In A Love Song") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Todd's Pop Song ReviewsTodd's Pop Song Reviews (TV Series) Writer ("I Can Transform Ya") ( 2 episodes, 2010 )  Less 2010 2
    • Bedrock (Mar 4, 2010) Writer ("I Can Transform Ya")  Less
    • We Are the World 25 (Feb 21, 2010) Writer ("I Can Transform Ya")  Less
  • Primary photo for Dancing with the StarsDancing with the Stars (TV Series) Writer ("Million Dollar Bill") ( 1 episode, 2009 )  Less 2009 1
  • Primary photo for EntourageEntourage (TV Series) Performer ("It's Me Snitches") ( 1 episode, 2009 )  Less 2009 1
    • Scared Straight (Sep 27, 2009) Performer ("It's Me Snitches") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for SkinsSkins (TV Series) Writer ("Tambourine") ( 1 episode, 2009 )  Less 2009 1
    • Cook (Jan 29, 2009) Writer ("Tambourine")  Less
  • Primary photo for The Angie Martinez ShowThe Angie Martinez Show (TV Movie) Composer  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Nip/TuckNip/Tuck (TV Series) Performer ("Take a Picture") ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2008 1
    • Candy Richards (Feb 19, 2008) Performer ("Take a Picture")  Less
  • Primary photo for CSI: NYCSI: NY (TV Series) Writer ("Tambourine (Dirty)") ( 1 episode, 2007 ) , Writer ("The Way You Do Me") ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006–2007 2
    • Past Imperfect (Apr 25, 2007) Writer ("Tambourine (Dirty)") (uncredited)  Less
    • Sweet 16 (Nov 22, 2006) Writer ("The Way You Do Me")  Less
  • Primary photo for Desperate HousewivesDesperate Housewives (TV Series) Performer ("Set It Off") ( 1 episode, 2005 )  Less 2005 1
  • Primary photo for UFC 50: The War of '04UFC 50: The War of '04 (TV Special) Performer ("Get It on the Floor") (uncredited), Writer ("Get It on the Floor") (uncredited)  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for FastlaneFastlane (TV Series) Performer ("Guilty") ( 1 episode, 2003 )  Less 2003 1
    • Defense (Jan 31, 2003) Performer ("Guilty") (as Swizz Beats)  Less
  • Primary photo for Dave Chappelle: Killin' Them SoftlyDave Chappelle: Killin' Them Softly (TV Special) Writer ("Party Up (Up in Here)") (as Kasseem Dean)  Less 2000
Self (46 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Archive Footage (1 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for 106 & Park Top 10 Live106 & Park Top 10 Live (TV Series) Himself - 'It's Me Snitches' Video ( 1 episode, 2007 )  Less 2007
Other (3 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for Grand Theft Auto: Episodes from Liberty CityGrand Theft Auto: Episodes from Liberty City (Video Game) Soundtrack ("Swing Ya Rag"), Performer ("Swing Ya Rag"), Writer ("Swing Ya Rag") (as K. Dean)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Grand Theft Auto IV: The Lost and DamnedGrand Theft Auto IV: The Lost and Damned (Video Game) Performer ("Swing Ya Rag") (uncredited), Writer ("Swing Ya Rag") (uncredited)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Grand Theft Auto IVGrand Theft Auto IV (Video Game) Soundtrack ("Top Down") (uncredited)  Less 2008 $100MM

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