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John Ottman

Composer | Music Department | Soundtrack
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KNOWN FOR 
Valkyrie (2008) | The Usual Suspects (1995) | Superman Returns (2006)
AWARDS 
Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 6 wins & 14 nominations More »
BORN 
Jul 6, 1964 (age 53)

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Projects in Development (1 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Films in Production (1 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Past Film & Video (57 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Summer Days: Good Day SunshineSummer Days: Good Day Sunshine Writer ("You're X-Men")  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for X-Men: ApocalypseX-Men: Apocalypse Confused Tech, Composer, Editor, Co-Producer, Arranger ("Symphony No. 7 In A Major, Opus 92: II. Allegretto"), Writer ("Rest Young Child")  Less 2016 $178MM $155MM / $544MM
  • Primary photo for The Nice GuysThe Nice Guys Composer (music composed by)  Less 2016 $50MM $36MM / $63MM
  • Primary photo for Night at the Museum: Secret of the TombNight at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb Writer ("Opening from X2")  Less 2014 $127MM $114MM / $363MM
  • Primary photo for X-Men: Days of Future PastX-Men: Days of Future Past Composer, Editor, Orchestrator  Less 2014 $200MM $234MM / $748MM
  • Primary photo for Non-StopNon-Stop Composer  Less 2014 $50MM $92MM / $223MM
  • Primary photo for Jack the Giant SlayerJack the Giant Slayer Composer, Editor, Associate Producer  Less 2013 $195MM $65MM / $198MM
  • Primary photo for Interview with John Ottman HDInterview with John Ottman HD (Video) Composer  Less 2011 CZK 60K
  • Primary photo for The ResidentThe Resident Composer  Less 2011 $20MM
  • Primary photo for UnknownUnknown Composer, Orchestrator  Less 2011 $30MM $64MM / $136MM
  • Primary photo for La RafleLa Rafle Performer ("Operation terminated"), Writer ("Operation terminated")  Less 2010 €20MM
  • Primary photo for Halloween: The Night He Came BackHalloween: The Night He Came Back (Short) Composer  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for The LosersThe Losers Composer, Music Producer, Orchestrator, Score Programmer  Less 2010 $25MM $24MM / —
  • Primary photo for Astro Boy vs. The Junkyard PiratesAstro Boy vs. The Junkyard Pirates (Video) Composer  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for The RRF in New RecruitThe RRF in New Recruit (Video) Composer  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Hometown GloryHometown Glory Special Thanks  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Astro BoyAstro Boy Composer  Less 2009 $65MM $20MM / —
  • Primary photo for OrphanOrphan Composer, Orchestrator, Score Producer  Less 2009 $42MM / $79MM
  • Primary photo for ValkyrieValkyrie Composer, Editor, Orchestrator, Executive Producer, Writer ("They'll Remember You")  Less 2008 $75MM $83MM / $200MM
  • Primary photo for The InvasionThe Invasion Composer, Orchestrator  Less 2007 $80MM $15MM / —
  • Primary photo for Fantastic 4: Rise of the Silver SurferFantastic 4: Rise of the Silver Surfer Composer, Score Orchestrator, Writer ("Fantastic Proposal")  Less 2007 $130MM $132MM / $289MM
  • Primary photo for Superman ReturnsSuperman Returns Composer, Editor, Music Arranger (uncredited), Orchestrator, Producer ("Main Titles", "Memories", "Rough Flight", "Little Secrets / Power Of The Sun", "Bank Job", "How Could You Leave Us?", "Tell Me Everything", "Your'e Not One Of Them", "Not Like The Train Set", "So Long Superman", "The People You Care For", "I Wanted You To Know", "Saving The World", "In The Hands Of Mortals", "Reprise / Fly Away") (uncredited), Writer ("Main Titles", "Memories", "Rough Flight", "Little Secrets / Power Of The Sun", "Bank Job", "How Could You Leave Us?", "Tell Me Everything", "Your'e Not One Of Them", "Not Like The Train Set", "So Long Superman", "The People You Care For", "I Wanted You To Know", "Saving The World", "In The Hands Of Mortals", "Reprise / Fly Away") (uncredited)  Less 2006 $209MM $200MM / $191MM
  • Primary photo for Penny DreadfulPenny Dreadful Special Thanks  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Kiss Kiss Bang BangKiss Kiss Bang Bang Composer, Music Score Producer, Orchestrator  Less 2005 $15MM $4.2MM / $16MM
  • Primary photo for Fantastic FourFantastic Four Composer, Orchestrator (score)  Less 2005 $100MM $155MM / $175MM
  • Primary photo for House of WaxHouse of Wax Composer, Orchestrator, Score Producer  Less 2005 $30MM $32MM / $70MM
  • Primary photo for Hide and SeekHide and Seek Composer, Orchestrator, Writer ("Hide and Seek")  Less 2005 $30MM $51MM / $123MM
  • Primary photo for Imaginary HeroesImaginary Heroes Composer (main theme)  Less 2004 $4MM $229K / —
  • Primary photo for Lonely PlaceLonely Place (Short) Composer  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for CellularCellular Composer, Orchestrator (uncredited)  Less 2004 $25MM $32MM / $56MM
  • Primary photo for HellbentHellbent Thanks  Less 2004 $188K / —
  • Primary photo for Celling OutCelling Out (Video) Composer  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Dialing Up 'Cellular'Dialing Up 'Cellular' (Video) Composer  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for The Second Uncanny Issue of X-Men! Making 'X2'The Second Uncanny Issue of X-Men! Making 'X2' (Video) Composer, Special Thanks  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for GothikaGothika Composer, Orchestrator  Less 2003 $40MM $60MM / $82MM
  • Primary photo for Evolution in the Details: The Design of 'X2'Evolution in the Details: The Design of 'X2' (Video) Composer  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for X-Men 2X-Men 2 Composer, Editor, Orchestrator  Less 2003 $110MM $215MM / $408MM
  • Primary photo for TrappedTrapped Composer, Orchestrations  Less 2002 $30MM $63K / —
  • Primary photo for Eight Legged FreaksEight Legged Freaks Composer, Orchestrator  Less 2002 $30MM $17MM / $46MM
  • Primary photo for Round Up: Deposing 'The Usual Suspects'Round Up: Deposing 'The Usual Suspects' (Video) Himself (archive footage), Composer, Special Thanks  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Brother's KeeperBrother's Keeper Composer  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for PumpkinPumpkin Composer, Orchestrator, Writer ("Sorority Theme")  Less 2002 $306K / —
  • Primary photo for Bubble BoyBubble Boy Composer  Less 2001 $13MM $5MM / —
  • Primary photo for Urban Legends: Final CutUrban Legends: Final Cut Composer, Director, Editor, Orchestrator  Less 2000 $14MM $21MM / $17MM
  • Primary photo for Lake PlacidLake Placid Composer, Orchestrator, Score Producer  Less 1999 $35MM $32MM / $57MM
  • Primary photo for Goodbye LoverGoodbye Lover Composer, Orchestrator  Less 1998 $20MM $1.9MM / —
  • Primary photo for Apt PupilApt Pupil Composer, Editor, Orchestrations, Associate Producer  Less 1998 $14MM $8.8MM / —
  • Primary photo for Halloween H20: 20 Years LaterHalloween H20: 20 Years Later Composer, Orchestrator  Less 1998 $17MM $55MM / —
  • Primary photo for IncognitoIncognito Composer  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for For Richer or PoorerFor Richer or Poorer Writer ("The Garage Chase", "I'd Lock Up")  Less 1997 $35MM $32MM / —
  • Primary photo for Snow White: A Tale of TerrorSnow White: A Tale of Terror Composer, Orchestrator  Less 1997 $26MM
  • Primary photo for The Cable GuyThe Cable Guy Composer, Orchestrator (uncredited)  Less 1996 $47MM $60MM / $103MM
  • Primary photo for The Usual SuspectsThe Usual Suspects Composer, Editor, Orchestrator (uncredited)  Less 1995 $6MM $23MM / $34MM
  • Primary photo for Night TrainNight Train (Short) Composer  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for The Antelope Chess GameThe Antelope Chess Game Composer  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for Public AccessPublic Access Composer, Editor, Orchestrator  Less 1993 $250K
  • Primary photo for Lion's DenLion's Den (Short) Director, Editor, Sound Designer  Less 1988 $15K
Past Television (7 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for The Gang's All HereThe Gang's All Here (TV Series) Composer  Less 2018– 
  • Primary photo for The GiftedThe Gifted (TV Series) Composer ( 1 episode, 2017 )  Less 2017 1
  • Primary photo for The Grand TourThe Grand Tour (TV Series) Writer ("Disco Party Fight") ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016 1
    • Enviro-mental (Dec 9, 2016) Writer ("Disco Party Fight") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Battle CreekBattle Creek (TV Series) Composer ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015 1
  • Primary photo for Klemmeni zoiKlemmeni zoi (TV Series) Music ("Usual Suspects Main Theme") ( 1 episode, 2007 )  Less 2007 1
    • Episode #1.8 (2007) Music ("Usual Suspects Main Theme")  Less
  • Primary photo for Point of OriginPoint of Origin (TV Movie) Composer  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Fantasy IslandFantasy Island (TV Series) Composer (theme music)  Less 1998–1999
Self (15 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Other (2 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE

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