John Powell

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Birthday
18, 1963
Birthplace
England
Birth Sign
Virgo
Birthplace
England

About

Acclaimed film musician who earned a Best Achievement in Music Oscar nomination for "How to Train Your Dragon" from 2010.

Before Fame

He studied music at Trinity College of Music after which he cultivated productive partnerships with directors Paul Greengrass and Doug Liman.

Trivia

He composed or co-composed the scores for "Shrek" from 2001, "Happy Feet" from 2006, and "Rio" from 2011.

Family Life

He married his fiance Melinda Lerner.

Associated With

He frequently collaborated with Hans Zimmer's music studio Remote Control Productions.