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John King (X)

Soundtrack | Composer | Music Department
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KNOWN FOR 
Tenacious D in The Pick of Destiny (2006) | Fight Club (1999) | Crossroads (2002)
AKA 
The Dust Brothers

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Past Film & Video (27 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for The Big SickThe Big Sick Writer ("Devil's Haircut")  Less 2017 $5MM $43MM / $44MM
  • Primary photo for Baby DriverBaby Driver Soundtrack ("Debra", "Know How")  Less 2017 $34MM $108MM / $175MM
  • Primary photo for The Edge of SeventeenThe Edge of Seventeen Writer ("Go It Alone") (as John Robert King)  Less 2016 $9MM $14MM / —
  • Primary photo for The Short GameThe Short Game Writer ("Black Tamborine") (as John Robert King)  Less 2013 $39K / —
  • Primary photo for The We and the IThe We and the I Writer ("Know How", "Got More Rhymes") (as John Robert King)  Less 2012 $28K / —
  • Primary photo for Young AdultYoung Adult Writer ("Where It's At")  Less 2011 $12MM $16MM / $23MM
  • Primary photo for Love & Other DrugsLove & Other Drugs Writer ("Jack-Ass")  Less 2010 $30MM $32MM / $103MM
  • Primary photo for Persistence of VisionPersistence of Vision (Short) Composer, Sound Mixer  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Whip ItWhip It Writer ("Know How") (as John Robert King)  Less 2009 $15MM $13MM / $17MM
  • Primary photo for Knocked UpKnocked Up Writer ("Girl")  Less 2007 $30MM $149MM / $219MM
  • Primary photo for Tenacious D in The Pick of DestinyTenacious D in The Pick of Destiny Composer (score), Executive Music Producer, Writer ("Jyne", "Baby Sass", "Break In-City (Storm the Gate!)", "Car Chase City", "The Metal")  Less 2006 $8.3MM / —
  • Primary photo for Tough EnoughTough Enough Writer ("Girl") (as J. C. King)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for The Work of Director Mark RomanekThe Work of Director Mark Romanek (Video) Writer ("Devil's Haircut")  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for GG Writer ("Real Money")  Less 2002 $3MM / —
  • Primary photo for CrossroadsCrossroads Writer ("So Have I For You")  Less 2002 $12MM $37MM / $61MM
  • Primary photo for The Parole OfficerThe Parole Officer Writer ("Bubble Bath" (The Wiseguys Remix)) (as John Robert King)  Less 2001 $6MM
  • Primary photo for Fight ClubFight Club Composer (as The Dust Brothers), Score Arranger, Score Mixer, Score Recordist  Less 1999 $63MM $37MM / $101MM
  • Primary photo for Dead Man on CampusDead Man on Campus Writer ("Realize (Chemical Brothers Remix)", "Sperm")  Less 1998 $14MM $15MM / —
  • Primary photo for FallenFallen Writer ("Where It's At")  Less 1998 $25MM / —
  • Primary photo for Half BakedHalf Baked Writer ("Virgin Girl", "(I'm In Love With) Mary Jane")  Less 1998 $8MM $17MM / —
  • Primary photo for OrgazmoOrgazmo Writer ("Death", "Try Your Luck", "Funk Pig", "Time")  Less 1997 $1MM $582K / —
  • Primary photo for A Life Less OrdinaryA Life Less Ordinary Writer ("Deadweight") (as King)  Less 1997 $12MM $4.3MM / $4.7MM
  • Primary photo for Private PartsPrivate Parts Writer ("Tortured Man")  Less 1997 $20MM $41MM / —
  • Primary photo for Beck: Devils HaircutBeck: Devils Haircut (Video) Composer  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for Beck: Where It's AtBeck: Where It's At (Video) Composer  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for The Return of SuperflyThe Return of Superfly Producer ("On The Real Tip") (as J. King)  Less 1990 $610K / —
  • Primary photo for Uncle BuckUncle Buck Writer ("GOT MORE RHYMES")  Less 1989 $15MM $67MM / $79MM
Past Television (10 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for LuciferLucifer (TV Series) Writer ("Devil's Haircut") ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015 1
    • Pilot (Jan 25, 2016) Writer ("Devil's Haircut")  Less
  • Primary photo for My Mad Fat DiaryMy Mad Fat Diary (TV Series) Writer ("Where It's At") ( 3 episodes, 2013–2014 ) , Writer ("Novacane") ( 1 episode, 2013 ) , Writer ("Hotwax", "Diskobox") ( 1 episode, 2013 )  Less 2013–2014 5
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  • Primary photo for Friday Night LightsFriday Night Lights (TV Series) Writer ("Debra") ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006 1
    • Pilot (Oct 3, 2006) Writer ("Debra") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Push, NevadaPush, Nevada (TV Series) Composer ( 3 episodes, 2002 )  Less 2002 3
  • Primary photo for UC: UndercoverUC: Undercover (TV Series) Composer ( 12 episodes, 2001–2002 )  Less 2001–2002 12
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  • Primary photo for Bring It OnBring It On (TV Series) Writer ("Sissyneck") ( 1 episode, 2001 )  Less 2001 1
    • Cowboys (Sep 14, 2001) Writer ("Sissyneck") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Victoria Died in 1901 and Is Still Alive TodayVictoria Died in 1901 and Is Still Alive Today (TV Movie) Writer ("The New Pollution") (uncredited)  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for RoswellRoswell (TV Series) Writer ("With You") ( 1 episode, 2000 )  Less 2000 1
  • Primary photo for DariaDaria (TV Series) Writer ("The New Pollution") ( 1 episode, 1997 ) , Writer ("Where It's At") ( 1 episode, 1997 )  Less 1997 2
    • Malled (Mar 31, 1997) Writer ("The New Pollution") (uncredited)  Less
    • College Bored (Mar 17, 1997) Writer ("Where It's At") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Saturday Night LiveSaturday Night Live (TV Series) Writer ("Devil's Haircut") ( 1 episode, 1997 )  Less 1997 1
Self (1 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Other (4 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Skate 3Skate 3 (Video Game) Composer  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Lumines IILumines II (Video Game) Writer ("Black Tambourine") (as John Robert King)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Pro BMX 2Pro BMX 2 (Video Game) Writer ("Official Chemical")  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Gran Turismo 2Gran Turismo 2 (Video Game) Writer ("Where It's At")  Less 1999

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