Brian Bennett (I)

Composer | Music Department | Soundtrack
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KNOWN FOR 
Black Dynamite (2009) | Thunderbirds Are GO (1966) | Rabid (1977)
AKA 
Bran Bennett | Cliff Richard and the Shadows | Die Shadows | The Shadows  Less
BORN 
Jan 9, 1940 (age 78)

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Past Film & Video (35 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Manolo: The Boy Who Made Shoes for LizardsManolo: The Boy Who Made Shoes for Lizards Composer  Less 2017 $60K / —
  • Primary photo for R.O.C.K: Reaching Out to Cancer KidsR.O.C.K: Reaching Out to Cancer Kids (Short) Composer (theme music)  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for Save Your Legs!Save Your Legs! Writer ("New Horizons" (aka "Channel 9 Cricket Theme")) (uncredited)  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Black DynamiteBlack Dynamite Composer (stock music), Music ("Name of the Game", "Prowler", "High Diver", "Spiv", "Thug", "In Danger", "Speed Trap", "Getting Close") (uncredited)  Less 2009 $2.9MM $228K / —
  • Primary photo for The Wild HeartsThe Wild Hearts Writer ("GRIB MIG HVIS JEG FALDER) (as Bennett)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Me TwoMe Two Soundtrack ("Montego Bay")  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for The HarpistThe Harpist Composer, Arranger ("Escape from the Asylum"), Producer ("Escape from the Asylum"), Writer ("Escape from the Asylum")  Less 1999 $3MM
  • Primary photo for Bhaji on the BeachBhaji on the Beach Writer ("Summer Holiday") (as Bennett)  Less 1993 $735K / —
  • Primary photo for Killing Dad or How to Love Your MotherKilling Dad or How to Love Your Mother Writer ("Summer Holiday") (uncredited)  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for Jungle AssaultJungle Assault Performer ("Freedom"), Writer ("Freedom")  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for The American WayThe American Way Composer, Performer ("People Get Ready"), Writer ("The American Way")  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for Terminal ChoiceTerminal Choice Composer  Less 1985 $3.9MM
  • Primary photo for Where the Boys AreWhere the Boys Are Writer ("Summer Love")  Less 1984 $11MM / —
  • Primary photo for BurlexxxBurlexxx Soundtrack ("Do Me Right")  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for Kill and Kill AgainKill and Kill Again Performer ("Dossier") (uncredited)  Less 1981 $650K
  • Primary photo for A Girl's Best FriendA Girl's Best Friend Performer ("French Rock") (uncredited), Writer ("French Rock") (uncredited)  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for Heja Sverige!Heja Sverige! Music ("Drama Montage", "Getaway", "Pussyfoot") (uncredited)  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for Delta FoxDelta Fox Performer ("Dossier") (uncredited)  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for Maraschino CherryMaraschino Cherry Performer ("Take It Steady") (uncredited), Writer ("Take It Steady") (uncredited)  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for Peppermint SodaPeppermint Soda Writer ("Summer Holiday")  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for Barbara BroadcastBarbara Broadcast Performer ("Reflections on a Misty Morning", "Wallop", "Big Haul", "Dossier") (uncredited)  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for Polk County Pot PlanePolk County Pot Plane Performer ("Dossier") (uncredited)  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for RabidRabid Soundtrack ("Hideout")  Less 1977 CAD 530K
  • Primary photo for The Opening of Misty BeethovenThe Opening of Misty Beethoven Writer ("Bourbon", "Glass Tubes") (uncredited)  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for The ImageThe Image Soundtrack ("Image")  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for Our CissyOur Cissy (Short) Music ("Prelude and Groove") (uncredited)  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for Red ArrowsRed Arrows (Short) Composer  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for Maroc 7Maroc 7 Performer ("Maroc 7")  Less 1967
  • Primary photo for Thunderbirds Are GOThunderbirds Are GO Soundtrack ("Shooting Star", "Lady Penelope"), Performer ("Thunderbirds Theme", "Zero X Theme")  Less 1966
  • Primary photo for Finders KeepersFinders Keepers One of The Shadows (as The Shadows)  Less 1966
  • Primary photo for Rhythm 'n' GreensRhythm 'n' Greens (Short) Musician (as The Shadows)  Less 1964
  • Primary photo for Swingers' ParadiseSwingers' Paradise Brian (as The Shadows), Composer (additional songs and music), Writer ("Wonderful Life")  Less 1964
  • Primary photo for French DressingFrench Dressing Music ("French Dressing Twist") (uncredited)  Less 1964
  • Primary photo for Summer HolidaySummer Holiday Brian Bennett (uncredited), Composer (additional songs and music), Soundtrack ("Summer Holiday", "Les Girls", "Round and Round")  Less 1963
  • Primary photo for The BoysThe Boys Writer ("Main Theme") (uncredited)  Less 1962
Past Television (44 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Granada ReportsGranada Reports (TV Series) Writer ("Summer Holiday") (1 episode, 2018)  Less 2018 1
  • Primary photo for Holding Back the YearsHolding Back the Years (TV Series) Writer ("Summer Holiday") (1 episode, 2018)  Less 2018 1
    • Episode #2.5 (Mar 16, 2018) Writer ("Summer Holiday") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Women's British OpenWomen's British Open (TV Series) Theme Music Written By (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015 1
    • 2015: Round 1 (Jul 30, 2015) Theme Music Written By (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Doctor Who Online AdventuresDoctor Who Online Adventures (TV Series) Incidental Music (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2014 1
  • Primary photo for Howzat! Kerry Packer's WarHowzat! Kerry Packer's War (TV Mini-series) Performer ("Capital City") (1 episode, 2012), Writer ("Channel 9 Cricket") (1 episode, 2012), Writer ("Capital City") (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012 2
    • Episode #1.2 (Aug 26, 2012) Performer ("Capital City"), Writer ("Capital City") (as B. Bennett)  Less
    • Episode #1.1 (Aug 19, 2012) Writer ("Channel 9 Cricket") (as B. Bennett)  Less
  • Primary photo for New TricksNew Tricks (TV Series) Composer (34 episodes, 2007)  Less 2007–2010 34
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  • Primary photo for MirandaMiranda (TV Series) Writer ("Summer Holiday") (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009 1
    • Holiday (Nov 30, 2009) Writer ("Summer Holiday") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Paul O'Grady ShowThe Paul O'Grady Show (TV Series) Performer ("Singing the Blues") (1 episode, 2009), Himself (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009 1
    • Episode dated 30 November 2009 (Nov 30, 2009) Himself (as Cliff Richard and the Shadows), Performer ("Singing the Blues")  Less
  • Primary photo for Doctor WhoDoctor Who (TV Series) Writer ("Summer Holiday ") (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009 1
    • Planet of the Dead (Jul 26, 2009) Writer ("Summer Holiday ") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Star StoriesStar Stories (TV Series) Writer ("Summer Holiday") (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008 1
  • Primary photo for Holby CityHolby City (TV Series) Incidental Music (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008 1
    • Mad World (Oct 14, 2008) Incidental Music  Less
  • Primary photo for The Real HustleThe Real Hustle (TV Series) Performer ("Chase Side Shoot - Up") (1 episode, 2008), Writer ("Chase Side Shoot - Up") (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008 1
    • Episode #6.1 (Oct 9, 2008) Performer ("Chase Side Shoot - Up") (uncredited), Writer ("Chase Side Shoot - Up") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for La verdad ocultaLa verdad oculta (TV Series) Writer ("Premonition") (2 episodes, 2006), Writer ("Occult", "Premonition") (1 episode, 2006), Writer ("Silent Tension") (1 episode, 2006), Writer ("Chiller 1") (1 episode, 2006), Writer ("Wet Night") (1 episode, 2006), Writer ("Premonition", "Wet Night") (1 episode, 2006), Writer ("Chiller 1", "Premonition", "Silent Tension") (1 episode, 2006), Writer ("Chiller 1", "Silent Tension", "Wet Night") (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006 9
    • Episode #1.120 (Aug 11, 2006) Writer ("Chiller 1", "Silent Tension", "Wet Night")  Less
    • Episode #1.68 (May 31, 2006) Writer ("Wet Night")  Less
    • Episode #1.67 (May 30, 2006) Writer ("Premonition", "Wet Night")  Less
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  • Primary photo for Natural WorldNatural World (TV Series) Composer (1 episode, 2003)  Less 2003 1
  • Primary photo for Murder in MindMurder in Mind (TV Series) Composer (3 episodes, 2002)  Less 2002–2003 3
  • Primary photo for Great Natural Wonders of the WorldGreat Natural Wonders of the World (TV Movie) Composer  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Expert WitnessExpert Witness (TV Series) Composer  Less 2001– 
  • Primary photo for Ruth Rendell MysteriesRuth Rendell Mysteries (TV Series) Composer (49 episodes, 1988), Performer ("Let Me Believe") (1 episode, 1990), Music ("Let Me Believe") (1 episode, 1990)  Less 1988–1999 49
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  • Primary photo for The KnockThe Knock (TV Series) Composer (7 episodes, 1997)  Less 1997–1999 7
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  • Primary photo for Jonathan CreekJonathan Creek (TV Series) Soundtrack (1 episode, 1997)  Less 1997 1
  • Primary photo for KaBlam!KaBlam! (TV Series) Music ("San Francisco Beat") (1 episode, 1997)  Less 1997 1
    • Tastes Like Paper (May 19, 1997) Music ("San Francisco Beat") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for David Jason in His ElementDavid Jason in His Element (TV Movie) Arranger ("Opening Titles"), Producer ("Opening Titles"), Writer ("Opening Titles")  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for The National LotteryThe National Lottery (TV Series) Writer ("Summer Holiday") (1 episode, 1996)  Less 1996 1
  • Primary photo for Expert WitnessExpert Witness (TV Series) Composer (title music) (1 episode, 1996)  Less 1996 1
  • Primary photo for The Ren & Stimpy ShowThe Ren & Stimpy Show (TV Series) Music ("Bulletin Link 2") (1 episode, 1995), Music ("Foiled") (1 episode, 1994)  Less 1994–1995 2
  • Primary photo for The World of HammerThe World of Hammer (TV Series) Composer (title music) (10 episodes, 1994), Composer (3 episodes, 1994), Composer (main title) (2 episodes, 1994), Composer (title theme) (1 episode, 1994)  Less 1994 13
    • Costumers (Nov 4, 1994) Composer (main title)  Less
    • Hammer (Oct 28, 1994) Composer (title music)  Less
    • Hammer Stars: Christopher Lee (Oct 21, 1994) Composer, Composer (title music)  Less
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  • Primary photo for TohuwabohuTohuwabohu (TV Series) Writer ("I Could Easily Fall in Love with You") (1 episode, 1993)  Less 1993 1
  • Primary photo for Birds of a FeatherBirds of a Feather (TV Series) Composer (1 episode, 1991)  Less 1991 1
  • Primary photo for In Living ColorIn Living Color (TV Series) Writer ("Pussy Foot") (1 episode, 1990)  Less 1990 1
  • Primary photo for Close to HomeClose to Home (TV Series) Composer (9 episodes, 1989)  Less 1989 9
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  • Primary photo for Square DealSquare Deal (TV Series) Composer (7 episodes, 1988)  Less 1988 7
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  • Primary photo for Screen TwoScreen Two (TV Series) Music ("Lovers' Concerto") (1 episode, 1988), Music ("Falling in Love") (1 episode, 1987)  Less 1987–1988 2
    • Dead Lucky (Jan 17, 1988) Music ("Lovers' Concerto") (uncredited)  Less
    • Will You Love Me Tomorrow (Jan 18, 1987) Music ("Falling in Love") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for PulaskiPulaski (TV Series) Composer (8 episodes, 1987)  Less 1987 8
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  • Primary photo for The GirlsThe Girls (TV Movie) Composer  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for Top of the PopsTop of the Pops (TV Series) Writer ("Holiday Rap") (1 episode, 1986)  Less 1986 1
  • Primary photo for Sword of HonourSword of Honour (TV Mini-series) Writer ("Summer Holiday" (with lyrics modified to "Nui Dat Holiday")) (1 episode, 1986)  Less 1986 1
    • Episode #1.1 (1986) Writer ("Summer Holiday" (with lyrics modified to "Nui Dat Holiday"))  Less
  • Primary photo for Robin's NestRobin's Nest (TV Series) Arranger (theme music) (48 episodes, 1977)  Less 1977–1981 48
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  • Primary photo for The BabysitterThe Babysitter (TV Movie) Writer ("Startle", "Foiled Again") (uncredited)  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for The PlumberThe Plumber (TV Movie) Music ("Darkside") (uncredited)  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for BlueyBluey (TV Series) Composer (theme music) (39 episodes, 1976)  Less 1976–1977 39
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  • Primary photo for Hotel StoryHotel Story (TV Series) Performer ("Capital City"), Writer ("Capital City")  Less 1977– 
  • Primary photo for The SweeneyThe Sweeney (TV Series) Writer ("Flying Squad") (1 episode, 1975)  Less 1975 1
    • Cover Story (Feb 20, 1975) Writer ("Flying Squad")  Less
  • Primary photo for Rugby SpecialRugby Special (TV Series) Composer (theme "Holy Mackerel!")  Less 1970– 
  • Primary photo for ITV Play of the WeekITV Play of the Week (TV Series) Noshee (1 episode, 1967)  Less 1967 1
Self (8 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for The One ShowThe One Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for The Paul O'Grady ShowThe Paul O'Grady Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for This MorningThis Morning (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2004)  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for The Frank Skinner ShowThe Frank Skinner Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2001)  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Schlag auf SchlagerSchlag auf Schlager (TV Movie) Himself (as Cliff Richard and the Shadows)  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for After Ten Fellas: Ten!After Ten Fellas: Ten! (TV Special) The Shadows  Less 1968
  • Primary photo for Cliff Richard und die ShadowsCliff Richard und die Shadows (TV Movie) Himself - Musician (as Die Shadows)  Less 1966
  • Primary photo for Big Beat '64Big Beat '64 (TV Movie) Himself (as The Shadows)  Less 1964
Archive Footage (1 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Musikprogrammet - programmet om musikMusikprogrammet - programmet om musik (TV Series) Himself - The Shadows (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006
    • Evergreenen 'Apache' (Oct 20, 2006) Himself - The Shadows (archive footage)  Less
Other (1 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for ToonstruckToonstruck (Video Game) Music ("In Danger") (uncredited)  Less 1996

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