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Alexandre Desplat

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Who is Alexandre Desplat?

Alexandre Desplat: Alexandre Michel Gérard Desplat is a French film composer. He has received six Academy Award nominations, six BAFTA nominations, six Golden Globe Award nominations, and six Grammy nominations. Desplat has worked on a variety of Hollywood films, including Darnell Scott, and commercial successes like The Queen, The Golden Compass, The Curious Case of Benjamin Button, The Twilight Saga: New Moon, Fantastic Mr. Fox, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 1 and Part 2, The Grand Budapest Hotel, The King's Speech, Argo, Zero Dark Thirty and Godzilla.

  • also known as Alexadre Desplat, Alexandre Michel Gérard Desplat, Alexandre Desplats, Alexandre
  • born on (54 years ago) in Paris
  • ethnicity: French people, Greeks
  • nationality: France
  • profession: Film score composer, orchestrator, conductor, composer, actor
  • Marriage with Dominique Lemonnier
  • parent of
  • genre: Film score
  • albums: "The Luzhin Defence", "Girl With a Pearl Earring", "L'Enquête Corse", "The Upside of Anger", "Hostage", "Firewall", "Birth", "Nid de guêpes", "Lust, Caution", "The Painted Veil", "The Golden Compass", "Syriana", "Casanova", "The Queen", "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, Part 1", "L'Ennemi intime", "The Curious Case of Benjamin Button", "Coco avant Chanel", "Largo Winch", "The Ghost Writer", "Tamara Drewe", "Julie & Julia", "Afterwards", "The King's Speech", "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, Part 2", "The Special Relationship", "Reines d'un jour", "Mr. Magorium's Wonder Emporium", "Rust and Bone (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)", "Rise of the Guardians", "Inquiétudes", "The Tree of Life", "La Fille du puisatier", "Zero Dark Thirty: Original Soundtrack", "A Prophet", "A Better Life", "Moonrise Kingdom", "Argo", "Toni", "The Ides of March", "Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close", "Philomena", "The Monuments Men", "The Grand Budapest Hotel", "Godzilla", "The Imitation Game"
  • some of the nominations and awards:
      • nominated to Cesar Award for Best Original Score - "A Self Made Hero"
      • nominated to Cesar Award for Best Original Score - "Read my Lips"
      • nominated to Golden Globe Award for Best Original Score - "Girl with a Pearl Earring"
      • nominated to BAFTA Award for Best Film Music - "Girl with a Pearl Earring"
      • nominated to European Film Award for Best Composer - "Girl with a Pearl Earring"
      • nominated to Golden Globe Award for Best Original Score - "Syriana"
      • nominated to Golden Globe Award for Best Original Score - "The Painted Veil"
      • nominated to Cesar Award for Best Original Score - "The Beat That My Heart Skipped"
      • nominated to Academy Award for Best Original Music Score - "The Queen"
      • nominated to Chicago Film Critics Association Award for Best Original Score - "The Queen"
      • nominated to Los Angeles Film Critics Association Award for Best Music - "The Queen"
      • Golden Globe Award for Best Original Score - "The Painted Veil"
      • Cesar Award for Best Original Score - "The Beat That My Heart Skipped"
      • Los Angeles Film Critics Association Award for Best Music - "The Queen" (Also for The Painted Veil (2006))
      • nominated to BAFTA Award for Best Film Music - "The Queen"
      • nominated to Critics' Choice Award for Best Composer - "Lust, Caution"
      • nominated to Asian Film Award for Best Composer - "Lust, Caution" (Taiwan/ Chinese Mainland, The/ USA)
      • nominated to BMI Film Music Award - "The Queen"
      • nominated to European Film Award for Best Composer - "The Queen"
      • nominated to World Soundtrack Award for Film Composer of the Year - "The Queen" (Also for The Painted Veil (2006))
      • European Film Award for Best Composer - "The Queen"
      • BMI Film Music Award - "The Queen"
      • World Soundtrack Award for Film Composer of the Year - "The Queen" (Also for The Painted Veil (2006))
      • nominated to Academy Award for Best Original Music Score - "The Curious Case of Benjamin Button"
      • nominated to Critics' Choice Award for Best Composer - "The Curious Case of Benjamin Button"
      • nominated to Golden Globe Award for Best Original Score - "The Curious Case of Benjamin Button"
      • nominated to Cesar Award for Best Original Score - "Intimate Enemies"
      • nominated to Grammy Award for Best Score Soundtrack for Visual Media - "The Curious Case of Benjamin Button"
      • nominated to Academy Award for Best Original Music Score - "Fantastic Mr. Fox"
      • nominated to BAFTA Award for Best Film Music - "The Curious Case of Benjamin Button"
      • nominated to European Film Award for Best Composer - "Coco Before Chanel"
      • nominated to World Soundtrack Award for Film Composer of the Year - "Coco Before Chanel"
      • World Soundtrack Award for Film Composer of the Year - "Coco Before Chanel"
      • nominated to BAFTA Award for Best Film Music - "Fantastic Mr. Fox"
      • nominated to Cesar Award for Best Original Score - "A Prophet"
      • nominated to Satellite Award for Best Original Score - "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows - Part I"
      • nominated to Critics' Choice Award for Best Composer - "The King's Speech"
      • nominated to Golden Globe Award for Best Original Score - "The King's Speech"
      • nominated to European Film Award for Best Composer - "The Ghost Writer"
      • nominated to Academy Award for Best Original Music Score - "The King's Speech"
      • European Film Award for Best Composer - "The Ghost Writer"
      • World Soundtrack Award for Soundtrack Composer of the Year - "The Twilight Saga: New Moon"
      • nominated to BAFTA Award for Best Film Music - "The King's Speech"
      • nominated to Cesar Award for Best Original Score - "The Ghost Writer"
      • nominated to Satellite Award for Best Original Score - "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 2" (Warner Bros.)
      • nominated to European Film Award for Best Composer - "The King's Speech"
      • nominated to Grammy Award for Best Score Soundtrack for Visual Media - "The King's Speech"
      • nominated to Grammy Award for Best Score Soundtrack for Visual Media - "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, Part 2"
      • BAFTA Award for Best Film Music - "The King's Speech"
      • Cesar Award for Best Original Score - "The Ghost Writer"
      • Grammy Award for Best Score Soundtrack for Visual Media - "The King's Speech"
      • nominated to Golden Globe Award for Best Original Score - "Argo"
      • nominated to Critics' Choice Award for Best Composer - "Argo"
      • nominated to Critics' Choice Award for Best Composer - "Moonrise Kingdom"
      • nominated to Satellite Award for Best Original Score - "Argo"
      • nominated to Academy Award for Best Original Music Score - "Argo"
      • Satellite Award for Best Original Score - "Argo"
      • nominated to BAFTA Award for Best Film Music - "Argo"
      • nominated to Cesar Award for Best Original Score - "Rust and Bone"
      • nominated to Polish Academy Award for Best Film Score - "Carnage"
      • nominated to David di Donatello for Best Music - "Reality"
      • nominated to Grammy Award for Best Score Soundtrack for Visual Media - "Argo"
      • nominated to Grammy Award for Best Score Soundtrack for Visual Media - "Zero Dark Thirty: Original Soundtrack"
      • Cesar Award for Best Original Score - "Rust and Bone"
  • official website: www.alexandredesplat.net

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Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Epic Films (2014)

by Constantine Santas, James M. Wilson, Maria Colavito, Djoymi Baker

Zolfo, Tom Reta costumes: Jacqueline West music: Alexandre Desplat sounD mixers: David Parker, Michael Semanick, Ren Klyce, Mark Weingarten sPecial effects: Eric Barba, Steve Preeg, Burt Dalton, Craig Barron makeuP artist: Greg ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of Taiwan Cinema (2012)

by Daw-Ming Lee

Best Original Film Score ( Alexandre Desplat), and Best New Performer (Tang Wei). It did not do well internationally, ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Arab Women Filmmakers (2005)

by Rebecca Hillauer

Under Women's Feet Sous les pieds des femmes 310 Algeria/France 1997 Dir: Rachida Krim Scr: Rachida Krim, Catherine Labruyere Colas C: Bernard Cavalie M: Alexandre Desplat Cast: Claudia Cardinale, Fejria Deliba, Yorgo Voyagis, ...

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