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David Zippel

Soundtrack | Music Department | Actor
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Hercules (1997) | Mulan (1998) | The Swan Princess (1994)
Nominated for 2 Oscars. Another 5 wins & 13 nominations More »
May 17, 1954 (age 63)

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Projects in Development (1 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Past Film & Video (23 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for Captain America: The First AvengerCaptain America: The First Avenger Lyrics ("Star Spangled Man")  Less 2011 $140MM $177MM
  • Primary photo for Horror in the WindHorror in the Wind Lyrics ("Love Is The Antidote")  Less 2008 $53K
  • Primary photo for Nancy LaMott: I'll Be Here with YouNancy LaMott: I'll Be Here with You (Video) Writer ("Another Mr. Right", "Loud Is Good", "Just in Time for Christmas")  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for For the Bible Tells Me SoFor the Bible Tells Me So Supporter  Less 2007 $309K
  • Primary photo for Match PointMatch Point Lyrics ("I Believe My Heart")  Less 2005 $15MM $23MM
  • Primary photo for Mulan 2Mulan 2 (Video) Lyrics ("A Girl Worth Fighting For (Redux)")  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for The Phantom of the OperaThe Phantom of the Opera Thanks  Less 2004 $70MM $51MM
  • Primary photo for Ella EnchantedElla Enchanted Writer ("True to Your Heart")  Less 2004 $35MM $23MM
  • Primary photo for Sing Along Songs: Brother Bear - On My WaySing Along Songs: Brother Bear - On My Way (Video) Lyrics ("Go The Distance")  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Lea Salonga LiveLea Salonga Live (Video) Writer ("Disney Medley")  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for The Wedding PlannerThe Wedding Planner Writer ("Plan On Forever")  Less 2001 $35MM $60MM
  • Primary photo for Get Your StuffGet Your Stuff Lyrics ("Ready to Rock"), Thank You To  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Pokémon: The First Movie - Mewtwo Strikes BackPokémon: The First Movie - Mewtwo Strikes Back Writer ("We're a Miracle")  Less 1998 $30MM $86MM
  • Primary photo for Dear JesseDear Jesse Thanks  Less 1998 $17K
  • Primary photo for Disney Sing-Along-Songs: Honor to Us AllDisney Sing-Along-Songs: Honor to Us All (Video) Lyrics ("Honor To Us All", "Zero to Hero", "I Won't Say", "I'll Make A Man Out Of You")  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for MulanMulan Lyricist (songs), Lyrics ("Honor to Us All" (1998) (uncredited), "Reflection" (1998) (uncredited), "I'll Make a Man Out of You" (1998) (uncredited), "A Girl Worth Fighting for" (1998) (uncredited), "I'll Make a Man Out of You (reprise)" (1998) (uncredited), "True to Your Heart", "Reflection (Pop Version)")  Less 1998 $90MM $121MM
  • Primary photo for Christina Aguilera: ReflectionChristina Aguilera: Reflection (Video) Composer  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for The Swan Princess: Sing AlongThe Swan Princess: Sing Along (Short) Lyrics ("Practice, Practice, Practice", "Princesses on Parade", "No More Mr. Nice Guy", "This Is My Idea", "Far Longer Than Forever")  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for Disney Sing-Along-Songs: Zero to HeroDisney Sing-Along-Songs: Zero to Hero (Video) Lyrics ("One Last Hope", "Zero To Hero")  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for HerculesHercules Songs (Lyrics by), Lyrics ("Go the Distance", "The Gospel Truth I", "One Last Hope", "Zero to Hero", "I Won't Say I'm in Love", "A Star is Born", "Go the Distance (End Titles)", "No Importa La Distancia - Go the Distance (End Titles - Spanish Version)"), Writer ("The Gospel Truth II", "The Gospel Truth III")  Less 1997 $85MM $99MM
  • Primary photo for The Swan PrincessThe Swan Princess Jean-Bob, Songs (lyrics by), Lyrics ("Far Longer Than Forever" (End Title Version), "This Is My Idea", "Practice, Practice, Practice", "Far Longer Than Forever", "No Fear", "No More Mr. Nice Guy", "Princesses on Parade"), Performer ("No Fear"), Writer ("Eternity")  Less 1994 $20MM $9.8MM
  • Primary photo for Frankie and JohnnyFrankie and Johnny Writer ("UNTIL YOU LET GO")  Less 1991 $29MM $23MM
  • Primary photo for Ida Fanfanny and the Four SeasonsIda Fanfanny and the Four Seasons (Short) Lyrics ("A Little Magic")  Less 1980
Past Television (21 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for One Hit WonderlandOne Hit Wonderland (TV Series) Writer ("Go the Distance") (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016 1
  • Primary photo for The VoiceThe Voice (TV Series) Lyrics ("Reflection") (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016 1
  • Primary photo for Agent CarterAgent Carter (TV Series) Lyrics ("Whatcha Gonna Do (It's Up To You)") (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016 1
    • A Little Song and Dance (Feb 23, 2016) Lyrics ("Whatcha Gonna Do (It's Up To You)")  Less
  • Primary photo for Tu cara me suena - ArgentinaTu cara me suena - Argentina (TV Series) Producer ("No importa la distancia") (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015 1
    • Episode #3.2 (Jul 27, 2015) Producer ("No importa la distancia")  Less
  • Primary photo for The Filthy Frank ShowThe Filthy Frank Show (TV Series) Writer ("Reflection") (2 episodes, 2012)  Less 2012 2
  • Primary photo for The Legacy ProjectThe Legacy Project (TV Mini-series) Himself (1 episode, 2011), Special Thanks (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011 1
  • Primary photo for Idols!Idols! (TV Series) Writer ("True to Your Heart") (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008 1
  • Primary photo for Patinando por un sueñoPatinando por un sueño (TV Series) Writer ("No importa la distancia") (1 episode, 2007)  Less 2007 1
  • Primary photo for American Idol: The Search for a SuperstarAmerican Idol: The Search for a Superstar (TV Series) Writer ("Reflection") (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006 1
  • Primary photo for Sto para 5Sto para 5 (TV Series) Lyrics ("A Star Is Born") (1 episode, 2005)  Less 2005 1
    • Episode #1.8 (Nov 14, 2005) Lyrics ("A Star Is Born")  Less
  • Primary photo for Idol - Jakten på en superstjerneIdol - Jakten på en superstjerne (TV Series) Writer ("Reflection") (1 episode, 2005), Writer ("Go the Distance") (1 episode, 2005)  Less 2005 2
    • Topp 50 #4 (Feb 23, 2005) Writer ("Go the Distance")  Less
    • Topp 50 #3 (Feb 18, 2005) Writer ("Reflection")  Less
  • Primary photo for Singapore IdolSingapore Idol (TV Series) Writer ("Go the Distance", "Reflection") (1 episode, 2004), Writer ("True to Your Heart") (1 episode, 2004)  Less 2004 2
  • Primary photo for Canadian IdolCanadian Idol (TV Series) Writer ("Reflection") (3 episodes, 2003)  Less 2003 3
  • Primary photo for Operación triunfoOperación triunfo (TV Series) Lyrics ("No importa la distancia (Go the Distance)", "Reflejo (Reflection)") (1 episode, 2002)  Less 2002 1
    • Gala Disney (Feb 18, 2002) Lyrics ("No importa la distancia (Go the Distance)", "Reflejo (Reflection)")  Less
  • Primary photo for The Book of PoohThe Book of Pooh (TV Series) Lyrics (theme song) (6 episodes, 2001), Lyrics ("Zero To Hero") (6 episodes, 2001)  Less 2001 6
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  • Primary photo for HerculesHercules (TV Series) Lyrics (theme song) (65 episodes, 1998–1999), Lyrics ("Zero To Hero") (65 episodes, 1998–1999)  Less 1998–1999 65
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  • Primary photo for Veronica's ClosetVeronica's Closet (TV Series) Lyricist (title theme) (9 episodes, 1997), Lyricist (theme music) (2 episodes, 1998), Lyrics (1 episode, 1997)  Less 1997–1998 12
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  • Primary photo for The 70th Annual Academy AwardsThe 70th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) Writer ("Go The Distance")  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for Good Morning AmericaGood Morning America (TV Series) Writer ("Just in Time for Christmas") (1 episode, 1994)  Less 1994 1
  • Primary photo for The 47th Annual Tony AwardsThe 47th Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) Lyrics ("Paula")  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for The 44th Annual Tony AwardsThe 44th Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) Himself - Winner: Best Original Score, Lyrics ("What You Don't Know About Women", "You're Nothing Without Me")  Less 1990
Other (1 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for Disney's Animated Storybook: HerculesDisney's Animated Storybook: Hercules (Video Game) Lyrics, Lyrics ("A Star is Born", "Go the Distance", "I Won't Say", "One Last Hope", "Zero to Hero")  Less 1997

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