T Bone Burnett

Soundtrack | Music Department | Composer
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KNOWN FOR 
The Hunger Games (2012) | Crazy Heart (2009) | O Brother, Where Art Thou? (2000)
AWARDS 
Won 1 Oscar. Another 35 wins & 31 nominations More »
AKA 
J. Henry Burnett | T-Bone Burnett | T.Bone Burnett | Tbone Burnett  Less
BORN 
Jan 14, 1948 (age 70)
HEIGHT 
6' 4" (1.93m)

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Projects in Development (1 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
  • Primary photo for Deep CityDeep City Executive Producer  Less Script
Films in Production (1 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Past Film & Video (47 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Thank You for Your ServiceThank You for Your Service Performer ("Sweet Lullaby"), Writer ("Sweet Lullaby")  Less 2017 $20MM $9.5MM / —
  • Primary photo for Only the BraveOnly the Brave Producer ("Riders in the Sky (A Cowboy Legend)")  Less 2017 $38MM $18MM / —
  • Primary photo for An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to PowerAn Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power Writer ("Truth to Power")  Less 2017 $1MM $3.5MM / $5.4MM
  • Primary photo for The Big BangThe Big Bang Executive Producer  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for Roy Orbison: Black and White Night 30Roy Orbison: Black and White Night 30 Himself, Musical Director  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2 Music ("Deep in the Meadow (Lullaby)")  Less 2015 $160MM $282MM / $653MM
  • Primary photo for Love the CoopersLove the Coopers Executive Music Producer, Producer ("The Light of Christmas Day")  Less 2015 $17MM $26MM / —
  • Primary photo for Out of the Many, the OneOut of the Many, the One Executive Producer  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Lost Songs: The Basement Tapes ContinuedLost Songs: The Basement Tapes Continued Himself, Composer  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Inside Llewyn DavisInside Llewyn Davis Executive Music Producer, Arranger ("Hang Me, Oh Hang Me", "Fare Thee Well (Dink's Song)", "The Death of Queen Jane"), Writer ("Please Please Mr. Kennedy")  Less 2013 $11MM $13MM / $33MM
  • Primary photo for R.I.P.D.R.I.P.D. Lyrics ("The Better Man"), Music ("The Better Man"), Producer ("The Better Man")  Less 2013 $130MM $34MM / $78MM
  • Primary photo for The Broken Circle BreakdownThe Broken Circle Breakdown Writer ("Didn't Leave Nobody But the Baby")  Less 2012 $175K / $6MM
  • Primary photo for A Place at the TableA Place at the Table Composer (as T-Bone Burnett), Musician (guitars, bass and manditar) (as T-Bone Burnett), Writer ("Long Time Gone", "Long Time Gone (Dust Bowl Version)")  Less 2012 $231K / —
  • Primary photo for The Five-Year EngagementThe Five-Year Engagement Writer ("Don't Worry Baby")  Less 2012 $30MM $29MM / $54MM
  • Primary photo for The Hunger GamesThe Hunger Games Composer (additional music), Executive Music Producer, Music ("Deep in the Meadow (Lullaby)"), Producer ("Safe & Sound", "Kingdom Come"), Writer ("Abraham's Daughter", "Safe & Sound")  Less 2012 $78MM $408MM / $694MM
  • Primary photo for Teen a Go Go: A Little Film About Rock and Roll HistoryTeen a Go Go: A Little Film About Rock and Roll History (Video) Thanks (as T-Bone Burnett)  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for How to Grow a BandHow to Grow a Band Thanks  Less 2011 $19K / —
  • Primary photo for Happy Feet TwoHappy Feet Two Lyrics ("The Mighty Sven"), Producer ("The Mighty Sven")  Less 2011 $135MM $64MM / $150MM
  • Primary photo for BloodworthBloodworth Executive Music Producer, Performer ("You Don't Tell Me What To Do"), Producer ("You Don't Tell Me What To Do")  Less 2010 $13K / —
  • Primary photo for Crazy HeartCrazy Heart Composer, Producer, Writer ("Hold On You" (2009), "I Don't Know" (2009), "Gone, Gone, Gone", "The Weary Kind (Theme from Crazy Heart)" (2009), "The Weary Kind (Theme from Crazy Heart)")  Less 2009 $7MM $39MM / —
  • Primary photo for Did You Hear About the Morgans?Did You Hear About the Morgans? Writer ("Shakin' Shakin' Shakes")  Less 2009 $58MM $30MM / $85MM
  • Primary photo for Mad MoneyMad Money Producer ("Rich Woman"), Special Thanks  Less 2008 $22MM $21MM / —
  • Primary photo for Across the UniverseAcross the Universe Music Producer (as T-Bone Burnett), Musician (Los Angeles)  Less 2007 $45MM $24MM / $29MM
  • Primary photo for Happy FeetHappy Feet Producer ("Golden Slumbers", "The End")  Less 2006 $100MM $198MM / $384MM
  • Primary photo for All the King's MenAll the King's Men Executive Music Producer  Less 2006 $55MM $7.2MM / —
  • Primary photo for Don't Come KnockingDon't Come Knocking Composer, Executive Music Producer, Musician (guitar), Performer ("God's in the Kitchen", "Monkey Dance", "Driving Wheel", "I'm Coming Home", "I Wish You Could Have Seen Her Dance", "Power of Love", "Lonely Man"), Producer ("Don't Come Knocking"), Writer ("Lonely Man", "God's in the Kitchen", "Monkey Dance", "Driving Wheel", "Strike a Match", "Shaken, Rattled and Rolled", "I'm Coming Home", "I Wish You Could Have Seen Her Dance", "Power of Love", "Lost") (as Henry Burnett)  Less 2005 $11MM $439K / —
  • Primary photo for Walk the LineWalk the Line Composer, Executive Music Producer (as T-Bone Burnett)  Less 2005 $28MM $120MM / $186MM
  • Primary photo for The LadykillersThe Ladykillers Executive Music Producer, Arranger ("Trouble of This World", "Let the Light from the Lighthouse Shine On Me", "Yes") (as Henry Burnett), Producer ("Trouble of This World", "Trouble in, Trouble Out", "Trouble of This World (Coming Home)", "Sinners", "Another Day, Another Dollar", "Let the Light from the Lighthouse Shine On Me", "Yes"), Writer ("Trouble in, Trouble Out", "Trouble of This World (Coming Home)", "Sinners", "Another Day, Another Dollar") (as Henry Burnett)  Less 2004 $35MM $40MM / $77MM
  • Primary photo for Cold MountainCold Mountain Executive Music Producer (as T-Bone Burnett), Arranger ("Bonaparte's Retreat", "Am I Born to Die?", "The Cuckoo", "Lulu is Gone", "Like a Songbird That Has Fallen" (2003), "Wayfaring Stranger", "Sittin' on Top of the World" (1966), "I Wish My Baby was Born", "The Scarlet Tide" (2003)) (as Henry Burnett), Writer ("Like a Songbird That Has Fallen" (2003), "The Scarlet Tide" (2003)) (as Henry Burnett)  Less 2003 $79MM $96MM / $173MM
  • Primary photo for The Soul of a ManThe Soul of a Man Himself - Featured Performer (as T-Bone Burnett), Performer ("Don't Dog Your Woman")  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya SisterhoodDivine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood Composer (original score by), Arranger ("C'est Si Triste", "Sitting in the Window of My Room"), Producer ("Drug State" (2002), "C'est Si Triste", "Lulu's Back in Town" (1935), "It's a Sin to Tell a Lie" (1936), "I Want to Be Your Mother's Son-In-Law" (1934), "Keepin' Out of Mischief Now" (1932), "Sitting in the Window of My Room", "If Yesterday Could Only Be Tomorrow" (1940), "The World Exploded into Love" (2001)), Writer ("Drug State" (2002), "Hair's on Fire" (2002), "Ya-Ya" (2002))  Less 2002 $27MM $70MM / $74MM
  • Primary photo for BobBob (Short) Bob (as T-Bone Burnett)  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for O Brother, Where Art Thou?O Brother, Where Art Thou? Composer, Music Producer, Arranger ("Didn't Leave Nobody But the Baby"), Lyrics ("Didn't Leave Nobody But the Baby")  Less 2000 $26MM $46MM / $76MM
  • Primary photo for Down from the MountainDown from the Mountain Himself (as T-Bone Burnett), Musical Director (as T-Bone Burnett), Executive Producer (as T-Bone Burnett), Concert Audio (as T-Bone Burnett), Arranger ("(Didn't Leave) Nobody But the Baby")  Less 2000 $301K / —
  • Primary photo for Crush ProofCrush Proof Performer ("Purple Heart"), Writer ("Purple Heart")  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for Clay PigeonsClay Pigeons Writer ("Stop The Clock")  Less 1998 $8MM $1.8MM / —
  • Primary photo for The Big LebowskiThe Big Lebowski Musical Archivist (as T-Bone Burnett)  Less 1998 $15MM $17MM / $46MM
  • Primary photo for Best MenBest Men Producer ("Burn To Shine")  Less 1997 $10MM
  • Primary photo for Mad LoveMad Love Writer ("Shakin' Shakin' Shakes")  Less 1995 $15MM / —
  • Primary photo for Ruby in ParadiseRuby in Paradise Writer ("Holding On To The Earth")  Less 1993 $800K $1MM / —
  • Primary photo for A Midnight ClearA Midnight Clear Arranger ("It Came Upon a Midnight Clear"), Producer ("It Came Upon a Midnight Clear")  Less 1992 $5MM $1.5MM / —
  • Primary photo for Until the End of the WorldUntil the End of the World Performer ("Humans From Earth"), Writer ("Humans From Earth")  Less 1991 $23MM $753K / —
  • Primary photo for Fright Night Part 2Fright Night Part 2 Performer ("You Could Look It Up"), Writer ("You Could Look It Up")  Less 1988 $7.5MM $3MM / —
  • Primary photo for UFOriaUFOria Performer ("Quicksand")  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for In 'n OutIn 'n Out Composer (as T-Bone Burnett)  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for Heaven's GateHeaven's Gate Heaven's Gate Band (as T-Bone Burnett)  Less 1980 $44MM $3.5MM / —
  • Primary photo for Renaldo and ClaraRenaldo and Clara The Inner Voice (as T-Bone Burnett)  Less 1978
Past Television (30 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Peaky BlindersPeaky Blinders (TV Series) Writer ("The Longing") (1 episode, 2017)  Less 2017 1
    • Heathens (Dec 21, 2017) Writer ("The Longing") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for GodlessGodless (TV Mini-series) Executive Music Producer (7 episodes, 2017)  Less 2017 7
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  • Primary photo for ArenaArena (TV Series) Producer ("Matrimonial Intentions", "If The River Was Whiskey", "Killer Diller Blues", "Two Fingers of Whiskey", "Jubilee", "Nobody's Dirty Business", "Closer Walk With Thee", "Mal Hombre", "One Hour Mama") (1 episode, 2017), Himself (1 episode, 2017), Executive Producer (1 episode, 2017)  Less 2017 1
    • American Epic - Part 4: The Sessions (Jun 6, 2017) Himself, Executive Producer, Producer ("Matrimonial Intentions", "If The River Was Whiskey", "Killer Diller Blues", "Two Fingers of Whiskey", "Jubilee", "Nobody's Dirty Business", "Closer Walk With Thee", "Mal Hombre", "One Hour Mama")  Less
  • Primary photo for American EpicAmerican Epic (TV Mini-series) Executive Producer (4 episodes, 2016), Himself (1 episode, 2017)  Less 2016–2017 4
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  • Primary photo for The VoiceThe Voice (TV Series) Writer ("Safe and Sound") (1 episode, 2017), Writer ("Safe And Sound") (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016–2017 2
  • Primary photo for Drawn & RecordedDrawn & Recorded (TV Series) Himself (9 episodes, 2016), Producer (7 episodes, 2016), Executive Producer (3 episodes, 2016), Actor (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016 10
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  • Primary photo for True DetectiveTrue Detective (TV Series) Composer (16 episodes, 2014), Soundtrack (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2014–2015 16
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  • Primary photo for ConanConan (TV Series) Writer ("Somebody Else") (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015 1
  • Primary photo for Murder in the FirstMurder in the First (TV Series) Musical Archivist (10 episodes, 2014)  Less 2014 10
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  • Primary photo for Another Day, Another Time: Celebrating the Music of Inside Llewyn DavisAnother Day, Another Time: Celebrating the Music of Inside Llewyn Davis (TV Movie) Himself (as T-Bone Burnett), Producer (as T-Bone Burnett)  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for The Voice of the PhilippinesThe Voice of the Philippines (TV Series) Writer ("Safe and Sound") (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013 1
    • Episode #1.13 (Jul 27, 2013) Writer ("Safe and Sound")  Less
  • Primary photo for NashvilleNashville (TV Series) Composer (21 episodes, 2012), Executive Music Producer (21 episodes, 2012), Producer ("Gun For A Mouth") (2 episodes, 2013)  Less 2012–2013 21
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  • Primary photo for The 55th Annual Grammy AwardsThe 55th Annual Grammy Awards (TV Special) Himself - Performer, Performer ("The Weight")  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Nashville: The Whole StoryNashville: The Whole Story (TV Movie) Composer (as T-Bone Burnett), Thanks (as T-Bone Burnett)  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for VegasVegas (TV Series) Writer ("The Weary Kind") (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012 1
    • Solid Citizens (Oct 30, 2012) Writer ("The Weary Kind")  Less
  • Primary photo for Voice - Danmarks største stemmeVoice - Danmarks største stemme (TV Series) Writer ("Safe & Sound") (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012 1
  • Primary photo for The FirmThe Firm (TV Series) Writer ("Safe & Sound") (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012 1
    • Chapter Five (Jan 26, 2012) Writer ("Safe & Sound")  Less
  • Primary photo for Elton John & Leon Russell Live from the Beacon TheatreElton John & Leon Russell Live from the Beacon Theatre (TV Movie) Musician (as Tbone Burnett)  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for The Late Late Show with Craig FergusonThe Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson (TV Series) Writer ("The Weary Kind") (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010 1
    • Episode #6.117 (Mar 11, 2010) Writer ("The Weary Kind")  Less
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show with Jay LenoThe Tonight Show with Jay Leno (TV Series) Writer ("The Weary Kind") (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010 1
    • Episode #18.8 (Mar 10, 2010) Writer ("The Weary Kind")  Less
  • Primary photo for Late Show with David LettermanLate Show with David Letterman (TV Series) Writer ("The Weary Kind") (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010 1
    • Episode #17.71 (Jan 11, 2010) Writer ("The Weary Kind") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Tough TradeTough Trade (TV Movie) Executive Producer (as T-Bone Burnett)  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Spectacle: Elvis Costello with...Spectacle: Elvis Costello with... (TV Series) Soundtrack (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009 1
  • Primary photo for Dancing with the StarsDancing with the Stars (TV Series) Soundtrack (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006 1
    • Round 6 (Oct 17, 2006) Soundtrack ("Lewis Boogie Blues")  Less
  • Primary photo for The 76th Annual Academy AwardsThe 76th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) Himself - Performer (as T-Bone Burnett), Performer ("Scarlet Tide"), Writer ("Scarlet Tide")  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for The Words and Music of 'Cold Mountain'The Words and Music of 'Cold Mountain' (TV Movie) Himself (as T-Bone Burnett), Executive Producer (as T-Bone Burnett)  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for The BluesThe Blues (TV Series) Performer ("Don't Dog Your Woman") (1 episode, 2003), Himself (1 episode, 2003)  Less 2003 1
    • The Soul of a Man (Sep 29, 2003) Himself (as T-Bone Burnett), Performer ("Don't Dog Your Woman")  Less
  • Primary photo for Gilmore GirlsGilmore Girls (TV Series) Writer ("Holding On To The Earth") (1 episode, 2001)  Less 2001 1
    • Double Date (Jan 18, 2001) Writer ("Holding On To The Earth")  Less
  • Primary photo for The Larry Sanders ShowThe Larry Sanders Show (TV Series) Performer ("Humans From Earth") (1 episode, 1992), Himself (1 episode, 1992), Writer ("Humans From Earth") (1 episode, 1992)  Less 1992 1
    • Hey Now (Nov 7, 1992) Himself (as T.Bone Burnett), Performer ("Humans From Earth") (uncredited), Writer ("Humans From Earth") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Roy Orbison and Friends: A Black and White NightRoy Orbison and Friends: A Black and White Night (TV Movie) Himself, Musical Director  Less 1988
Self (39 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE

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