John Williams

Actor
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John Towner Williams is an American composer, conductor, and pianist. Widely regarded as one of the greatest film composers of all time, he has composed some of the most popular, recognizable, and critically acclaimed film scores in cinematic history in a career spanning over six decades. Williams has won 25 Grammy Awards, seven British Academy Film... read more

John Towner Williams is an American composer, conductor, and pianist. Widely regarded as one of the greatest film composers of all time, he has composed some of the most popular, recognizable, and critically acclaimed film scores in cinematic history in a career spanning over six decades. Williams has won 25 Grammy Awards, seven British Academy Film Awards, five Academy Awards, and four Golden Globe Awards. With 52 Academy Award nominations, he is the second most-nominated individual, after Walt Disney. In 2005 the American Film Institute selected Williams's score to 1977's Star Wars as the greatest American film score of all time. The Library of Congress also entered the Star Wars soundtrack into the National Recording Registry for being "culturally, historically, or aesthetically significant".

Birth Name

John Towner Williams

Born

Monday, 08 February 1932

Actor Filmography

Actor Filmography

Fiddler's Journey to the Big Screen Self 2022
John Williams: The Berlin Concert Self - Conductor 2022
The Glance of Music Self 2021
Disney Gallery: The Mandalorian Self - Composer 2020
The Skywalker Legacy Self 2020
Star Wars: Episode IX - The Rise of Skywalker Oma Tres 2019
The Holiday Movies That Made Us Self - Composer 2019
Star Wars Galaxy's Edge: Adventure Awaits 2019
Hollywood Insider Self 2018
The 60th Annual Grammy Awards Self - Trustees Award Recipient 2018
Spielberg Self - Composer / Self 2017
Score: A Film Music Documentary Self 2016
The Star Wars Show Self 2016
Secrets of the Force Awakens: A Cinematic Journey Self 2016
The 38th Annual Kennedy Center Honors Self - Presenter 2015
A John Williams Celebration Himself / Self 2015
71st Golden Globe Awards Self - Nominee 2014
A Capitol Fourth 2013 Self - Conductor 2013
The Oscars Self - Nominee 2013
On Set with 'Raiders of the Lost Ark' Self 2012
The 84th Annual Academy Awards Self - Nominee 2012
AFI's Master Class: The Art of Collaboration Self 2011
Dudamel: Let the Children Play Self 2011
Music Self 2010
Deconstructing Dad: The Music, Machines and Mystery of Raymond Scott Self / Himself 2010
Jaws: The Inside Story Self 2010
Johnny Mercer: The Dream's on Me Self / Performer 2009
No Subtitles Necessary: Laszlo & Vilmos Self 2009
The Boys Himself / Self 2009
The Shark Is Still Working: The Impact & Legacy of 'Jaws' Himself / Self 2007
The 78th Annual Academy Awards Self - Nominee 2006
Within a Minute: The Making of 'Episode III' Himself / Self 2005
The 77th Annual Academy Awards Self 2005
When Star Wars Ruled the World Self / Himself 2004
Empire of Dreams: The Story of the 'Star Wars' Trilogy Self - Composer / Himself 2004
The 75th Annual Academy Awards Self - Recalling His Awards 2003
The 74th Annual Academy Awards Self - Conductor 2002
XIX Winter Olympics Opening Ceremony Self - Performer 2002
AFI's 100 Years... 100 Thrills: America's Most Heart-Pounding Movies Self 2001
Plotting 'Family Plot' Self / Himself 2001
The 41st Annual Grammy Awards Self 1999
Dharma & Greg Vito 1997
The 69th Annual Academy Awards Self 1997
Star Wars: The Magic & the Mystery Self 1997
In the Teeth of Jaws Self 1997
The Making of '1941' Self / Himself 1996
The Making of 'Jaws' Self 1995
The 66th Annual Academy Awards Self - Winner 1994
NYPD Blue Anthony Messina, Sammy Meyers 1993
John Williams Live at the Hollywood Bowl Self 1993
HBO First Look Self 1992
Troldspejlet Self - Composer 1989
The Secret Policeman's Biggest Ball Self / Himself 1989
Liberty Weekend Self 1986
The Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing Arts Self 1984
From 'Star Wars' to 'Jedi': The Making of a Saga Self / Himself 1983
The 55th Annual Academy Awards Self - Winner 1983
The Making of 'The Empire Strikes Back' Self 1980
Star Wars: Music by John Williams Himself / Self 1980
CBS News Sunday Morning Self 1979
The 50th Annual Academy Awards Self - Winner 1978
Previn and the Pittsburgh 1977
The 48th Annual Academy Awards Self - Winner 1976
Live from Lincoln Center Self - Conductor 1976
The New Scooby-Doo Movies Hubert 'Geese' Ausbie 1972
The 44th Annual Academy Awards Self - Winner 1972
Great Performances Self - Composer & Conductor, Self - Conductor 1971
Evening at Pops Self 1970
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson Himself 1962
Johnny Staccato Self (Piano Player), Piano 1959
Playhouse 90 Self (Pianist) 1956
This Is Your Life Self 1955
2020OscarBest Achievement in Music Written for Motion Pictures (Original Score) Nominated
2018Golden GlobeBest Original Score - Motion Picture Nominated
2018OscarBest Achievement in Music Written for Motion Pictures (Original Score) Nominated
2016OscarBest Achievement in Music Written for Motion Pictures, Original Score Nominated
2014Golden GlobeBest Original Score - Motion Picture Nominated
2014OscarBest Achievement in Music Written for Motion Pictures, Original Score Nominated
2013Golden GlobeBest Original Score - Motion Picture Nominated
2013OscarBest Achievement in Music Written for Motion Pictures, Original Score Nominated
2012Golden GlobeBest Original Score - Motion Picture Nominated
2012OscarBest Achievement in Music Written for Motion Pictures, Original Score Nominated
2012OscarBest Achievement in Music Written for Motion Pictures, Original Score Nominated
2009EmmyOutstanding Original Main Title Theme Music Won
2006OscarBest Achievement in Music Written for Motion Pictures, Original Score Nominated
2006OscarBest Achievement in Music Written for Motion Pictures, Original Score Nominated
2006Golden GlobeBest Original Score - Motion Picture Won
2005OscarBest Achievement in Music Written for Motion Pictures, Original Score Nominated
2003OscarBest Music, Original Score Nominated
2002OscarBest Music, Original Score Nominated
2002OscarBest Music, Original Score Nominated
2002Golden GlobeBest Original Score - Motion Picture Nominated
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