Cinematic and television composer known for his work on the soundtracks of Transformers, The Texas Chainsaw Massacre, and Desperate Housewives. He also composed video game music for the games The Sims, Prince of Persia, and Gears of War.
Early in his career, he composed music for the video game Metal Gear Solid 2: Sons of Liberty.
He was a student in the Music Department at the University of California-Berkeley.
He composed music for The Amityville Horror, a 2005 film that starred Ryan Reynolds.