Cliff Martinez

Composer | Soundtrack | Music Department
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KNOWN FOR 
The Fifth Element (1997) | War Dogs (2016) | Drive (2011)
AWARDS 
19 wins & 28 nominations More »
AKA 
Red Hot Chili Peppers
BORN 
Feb 5, 1954 (age 63)
HEIGHT 
5' 9" (1.75m)

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Films in Production (2 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Television in Production (1 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNTSTATUS
  • Primary photo for Too Old To Die YoungToo Old To Die Young (TV Series) Composer ( 1 episode, 2018 )  Less 2018 1 Pre-Prod
Past Film & Video (51 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for The ForeignerThe Foreigner Composer (music by), Composer (theme music)  Less 2017 $35MM $34MM / —
  • Primary photo for Starboy: A Conor McGregor FilmStarboy: A Conor McGregor Film (Short) Soundtrack ("Wanna Fight", "Bride of Deluxe", "Hammer")  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for War DogsWar Dogs Composer, Performer ("Fireworks Went Off"), Writer ("They Broke His Pelvis", "Fireworks Went Off", "The Last Drive Home", "Forsythia")  Less 2016 $40MM $43MM / —
  • Primary photo for The Neon DemonThe Neon Demon Composer  Less 2016 $7MM $1.3MM / $1.3MM
  • Primary photo for Standing TallStanding Tall Music ("Rubber Head") (as Cliff Robert Martinez), Performer ("Rubber Head") (as Cliff Robert Martinez), Writer ("Rubber Head") (as Cliff Robert Martinez)  Less 2015 €5MM $24K / —
  • Primary photo for Bitter LakeBitter Lake Soundtrack ("On The Beach", "My Name On A Car", "I Drive")  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for TimekeepersTimekeepers (Video) Himself, Photos  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for My Life Directed by Nicolas Winding RefnMy Life Directed by Nicolas Winding Refn Composer  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Ménage à trois: 60 jours sur Mea CulpaMénage à trois: 60 jours sur Mea Culpa (Video) Composer  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Mea culpaMea culpa Composer  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Only God ForgivesOnly God Forgives Composer, Performer ("Can't Forget", "Crystal Checking In", "More Hands", "Sister, Pt. 1", "Take It Off", "Leave My Son in Peace", "Bride of Chang", "Wanna Fight", "Falling In Love", "Ladies Close Your Eyes", "Bride of Chang" (Mac Quayle Club Mix)), Writer ("Only God Forgives", "Ask Him Why He Killed My Brother", "Chang And Sword", "Chang Vision", "Do As Thou Will", "Crystal Checking In", "More Hands", "Take It Off", "Leave My Son in Peace", "Bride of Chang", "Wanna Fight", "Crystal And The Bodybuilders", "Ladies Close Your Eyes", "Julian and the Body', "Time to Meet the Devil", "Put It Back On")  Less 2013 $4.8MM $779K / $9.7MM
  • Primary photo for El Chingon NavaEl Chingon Nava (Short) Performer ("Bride of Deluxe"), Writer ("Bride of Deluxe")  Less 2013 MXN 1K
  • Primary photo for GolemGolem (Short) Composer  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Metro ManilaMetro Manila Thanks (Schmooze Paris)  Less 2013 £250K
  • Primary photo for The Crash ReelThe Crash Reel Performer ("Where's The Deluxe Version, They Broke His Pelvis, My Name On A Car"), Writer ("Where's The Deluxe Version, They Broke His Pelvis, My Name On A Car")  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for ArtifactArtifact Composer (theme music)  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for The Company You KeepThe Company You Keep Composer  Less 2012 $2MM $5.1MM / —
  • Primary photo for Spring BreakersSpring Breakers Composer  Less 2012 $5MM $14MM / —
  • Primary photo for ArbitrageArbitrage Composer  Less 2012 $12MM $7.9MM / —
  • Primary photo for QueenQueen (Short) Soundtrack ("They Broke His Pelvis")  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for DriveDrive Composer  Less 2011 $15MM $35MM / $76MM
  • Primary photo for ContagionContagion Composer  Less 2011 $60MM $76MM / $135MM
  • Primary photo for The Lincoln LawyerThe Lincoln Lawyer Composer  Less 2011 $40MM $58MM / $87MM
  • Primary photo for Severe ClearSevere Clear Composer  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for In the BeginningIn the Beginning Composer, Music Scoring Engineer  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Spy(ies)Spy(ies) Composer (original music composed by)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for ViceVice Composer  Less 2008 $4.5MM
  • Primary photo for StilettoStiletto Composer  Less 2008 $4MM
  • Primary photo for First SnowFirst Snow Composer, Score Producer  Less 2006 $8MM
  • Primary photo for Lucky Number SlevinLucky Number Slevin Writer ("In Dreams, Perhaps") (as Martinez)  Less 2006 $27MM $22MM / —
  • Primary photo for HavocHavoc Composer  Less 2005 $9MM
  • Primary photo for Wicker ParkWicker Park Composer, Score Producer  Less 2004 $30MM $13MM / —
  • Primary photo for WonderlandWonderland Composer  Less 2003 $5MM $1.1MM / $2.5MM
  • Primary photo for Narc: Shooting UpNarc: Shooting Up (Video) Composer  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for NarcNarc Composer  Less 2002 $7.5MM $10MM / —
  • Primary photo for SolarisSolaris Composer  Less 2002 $47MM $15MM / —
  • Primary photo for TrafficTraffic Composer  Less 2000 $48MM $124MM / $83MM
  • Primary photo for The LimeyThe Limey Composer  Less 1999 $9MM $3.2MM / —
  • Primary photo for WickedWicked Composer  Less 1998 $4MM
  • Primary photo for The Fifth ElementThe Fifth Element Performer (Incidental Music), Writer (Incidental Music)  Less 1997 $93MM $64MM / $264MM
  • Primary photo for SchizopolisSchizopolis Composer (uncredited)  Less 1996 $250K $11K / —
  • Primary photo for Gray's AnatomyGray's Anatomy Composer  Less 1996 $350K
  • Primary photo for The UnderneathThe Underneath Composer, Performer ("The Green Head"), Writer ("The Green Head")  Less 1995 $6.5MM $536K / —
  • Primary photo for King of the HillKing of the Hill Composer, Composer (graduation music)  Less 1993 $8MM $1.3MM / —
  • Primary photo for Night and the CityNight and the City Writer ("Freaky Styley")  Less 1992 $20MM $6.2MM / —
  • Primary photo for Red Hot Chili Peppers: What Hits?!Red Hot Chili Peppers: What Hits?! (Video) Actor  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for KafkaKafka Composer, Writer ("Eddie's Dead (Main Title)", "Romanian Leave It To Beaver Music: Part One & Two", "Prelude To A Sneeze", "Goodnight Mr. Bizzlebek", "The Abduction", "Allegiance To Something Other Than The Truth", "Burgel Goes To The Toilet", "He Came In Through The Bathroom Window", "Miller Time", "Wrong End Of The Microscope", "Meanwhile, Back At The Ranch", "Why Should Today Be Different?", "Let's Hit The Wall (End Title)")  Less 1991 $11MM $1.1MM / —
  • Primary photo for Pump Up the VolumePump Up the Volume Composer  Less 1990 $12MM / —
  • Primary photo for Sex, Lies, and VideotapeSex, Lies, and Videotape Composer  Less 1989 $1.2MM $25MM / —
  • Primary photo for Tough GuysTough Guys Red Hot Chili Peppers Member  Less 1986 $10MM $21MM / —
  • Primary photo for Thrashin'Thrashin' Writer ("Black Eyed Blonde")  Less 1986
Past Television (7 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for The KnickThe Knick (TV Series) Composer ( 20 episodes, 2014–2015 ) , Writer ("Dearest John", "It's My Eye", "If Anyman Thirst", "Sonia", "Speight Lived Here", "Pig Thermometer", "We're Invisible", "I Hear A Crackle", "Get Well Or Jump Off", "Humiliating Sewage", "So You Want To Cook Me", "Sonial XXL", "Our Usual Deal", "Nicaragua 1894", "Most Contagious Thing On Earth", "Your One Woman Crusade Is Over", "I Set Her Up Again", "Do You Smell That", "Son of Necrotic Bowel Resection") ( 10 episodes, 2015 ) , Writer ("Son Of Placenta Previa", "I'm In The Pink", "Placental Repair", "Finish Your Breakfast", "Thus Speak Thack The Wise", "Never Read Him", "Aortic Aneurysm Junior", "Goodnight Nurse Elkins", "Drizzled Him Good", "Not Leaving This Circus", "Falling Off A Bicycle Plus", "Call Me Dad", "Fire It Up Again", "Pretty Silver Stitches", "Douse This", "New Standard Hernia Procedure", "Sail To Europe", "Abscess", "My Book", "Will It Hurt") ( 10 episodes, 2014 )  Less 2014–2015 20
    • This Is All We Are (Dec 18, 2015) Composer, Writer ("Dearest John", "It's My Eye", "If Anyman Thirst", "Sonia", "Speight Lived Here", "Pig Thermometer", "We're Invisible", "I Hear A Crackle", "Get Well Or Jump Off", "Humiliating Sewage", "So You Want To Cook Me", "Sonial XXL", "Our Usual Deal", "Nicaragua 1894", "Most Contagious Thing On Earth", "Your One Woman Crusade Is Over", "I Set Her Up Again", "Do You Smell That", "Son of Necrotic Bowel Resection") (uncredited)  Less
    • Do You Remember Moon Flower? (Dec 11, 2015) Composer, Writer ("Dearest John", "It's My Eye", "If Anyman Thirst", "Sonia", "Speight Lived Here", "Pig Thermometer", "We're Invisible", "I Hear A Crackle", "Get Well Or Jump Off", "Humiliating Sewage", "So You Want To Cook Me", "Sonial XXL", "Our Usual Deal", "Nicaragua 1894", "Most Contagious Thing On Earth", "Your One Woman Crusade Is Over", "I Set Her Up Again", "Do You Smell That", "Son of Necrotic Bowel Resection") (uncredited)  Less
    • Not Well at All (Dec 4, 2015) Composer, Writer ("Dearest John", "It's My Eye", "If Anyman Thirst", "Sonia", "Speight Lived Here", "Pig Thermometer", "We're Invisible", "I Hear A Crackle", "Get Well Or Jump Off", "Humiliating Sewage", "So You Want To Cook Me", "Sonial XXL", "Our Usual Deal", "Nicaragua 1894", "Most Contagious Thing On Earth", "Your One Woman Crusade Is Over", "I Set Her Up Again", "Do You Smell That", "Son of Necrotic Bowel Resection") (uncredited)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Begierde - Mord im Zeichen des ZenBegierde - Mord im Zeichen des Zen (TV Movie) Performer ("Take It Off", "More Hands")  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for The Normal HeartThe Normal Heart (TV Movie) Composer  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for FrontlineFrontline (TV Series) Composer (additional music) ( 1 episode, 2012 )  Less 2012 1
  • Primary photo for BaseballBaseball (TV Mini-series) Writer ("Grand Pappy Du Plenty") ( 1 episode, 1994 )  Less 1994 1
    • Home (Sep 28, 1994) Writer ("Grand Pappy Du Plenty")  Less
  • Primary photo for Black MagicBlack Magic (TV Movie) Composer  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for Pee-wee's PlayhousePee-wee's Playhouse (TV Series) Composer ( 1 episode, 1987 ) , Composer (additional music) ( 1 episode, 1987 )  Less 1987 1
    • Why Wasn't I Invited? (Oct 17, 1987) Composer, Composer (additional music)  Less
Self (2 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for IC Places HollywoodIC Places Hollywood (TV Series) Himself - Interviewee ( 1 episode, 2012 )  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Last Call with Carson DalyLast Call with Carson Daly (TV Series) Himself - Guest ( 1 episode, 2011 )  Less 2011
Archive Footage (1 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Video on TrialVideo on Trial (TV Series) Himself - Red Hot Chili Peppers / Himself - Accused ( 2 episodes, 2006 )  Less 2006
    • Episode #1.31 (May 21, 2006) Himself - Red Hot Chili Peppers (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
    • Episode #1.20 (Jan 30, 2006) Himself - Accused (archive footage) (as Red Hot Chili Peppers)  Less
Other (1 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
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