BirthdayAugust 14, 1953
BirthplaceLos Angeles, USA

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  1. About James Horner

    Full name: James Horner
    Also known as: James Horner, Horner, James
    Professions: Music Department, Composer, Soundtrack
    Work: Awards for James Horner
    Occupation: Composerconductororchestrator

  2. James Horner Known for

    Titanic (1997), Avatar (2009), Braveheart (1995), Troy (2004)

  3. James Horner Death information

    Died: Monday, 22nd of June, 2015 (Age: 61)

  4. James Horner Biography

    James Roy Horner (born August 14, 1953) is an American composer, conductor, and orchestrator of film music. He is noted for the integration of choral and electronic elements in many of his film scores, and for frequent use of Celtic musical elements. His score for the 1997 film Titanic remains the best selling orchestral film soundtrack of all time.Horner has scored over 100 films, frequently collaborating with directors such as James Cameron, Mel Gibson and Ron Howard. Other scores he has composed on include those for Commando, Braveheart, Willow, Apollo 13, Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan, Star Trek III: The Search for Spock, Cocoon, Legends of the Fall, Aliens, Glory, The Mask of Zorro, Field of Dreams, Enemy at the Gates, Casper, Troy, Bicentennial Man, The Rocketeer, A Beautiful Mind, Mighty Joe Young, The Perfect Storm, Deep Impact, Avatar and more recently, The Amazing Spider-Man.Horner has won two Academy Awards, two Golden Globe Awards, three Satellite Awards, three Saturn Awards, and has been nominated for three British Academy Film Awards. His body of work is also notable for including the scores to the two highest-grossing films of all time: Titanic (1997) and Avatar (2009), both of which were directed by James Cameron.

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