Tom Scott (I)

Music Department | Composer | Soundtrack
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KNOWN FOR 
Blade Runner (1982) | Conquest of the Planet of the Apes (1972) | The Great Outdoors (1988)
AWARDS 
Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 2 wins More »
AKA 
The Blues Brothers Band | Rareview | Thomas W. Scott
BORN 
May 19, 1948 (age 70)

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Past Film & Video (48 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for World Trade CenterWorld Trade Center Soundtrack ("Theme from Starsky & Hutch (Gotcha)")  Less 2006 $63MM $70MM / $163MM
  • Primary photo for Starsky & HutchStarsky & Hutch Writer ("Starsky & Hutch Theme")  Less 2004 $60MM $88MM / $170MM
  • Primary photo for Catch Me If You CanCatch Me If You Can Musician (saxophone solos) (uncredited)  Less 2002 $52MM $165MM / $352MM
  • Primary photo for Standing in the Shadows of MotownStanding in the Shadows of Motown Himself, Horns Arranger ("You've Really Got A Hold On Me"), Musician (flute and piccolo), Musician (saxophone)  Less 2002 $1.6MM / —
  • Primary photo for Mickey's House of VillainsMickey's House of Villains (Video) Musician (saxophone solos)  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for The Whole Nine YardsThe Whole Nine Yards Performer ("Cafe", "I Miss You On Sundays")  Less 2000 $41MM $57MM / $106MM
  • Primary photo for Isn't She GreatIsn't She Great Musician (alto saxophone)  Less 2000 $44MM $3MM / $3MM
  • Primary photo for Whatever Happened to Harold Smith?Whatever Happened to Harold Smith? Soundtrack (Theme from "Starsky & Hutch") (as Thomas W. Scott)  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Toy Story 2Toy Story 2 Performer ("You've Got a Friend in Me")  Less 1999 $90MM $246MM / $485MM
  • Primary photo for The SuburbansThe Suburbans Writer ("Time")  Less 1999 $6K / —
  • Primary photo for Rudolph the Red-Nosed ReindeerRudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer Arranger ("Rudolph The Red-Nosed Reindeer")  Less 1998 $113K / —
  • Primary photo for Hope FloatsHope Floats Musician (EWI and sax solos)  Less 1998 $30MM $60MM / $81MM
  • Primary photo for MGM Sing-Alongs: Being HappyMGM Sing-Alongs: Being Happy (Video) Writer ("Itchin' and A-Twitchin'")  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for Shootfighter: Fight to the DeathShootfighter: Fight to the Death Bodyguard  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for The SandlotThe Sandlot Musician (alto saxophone)  Less 1993 $32MM / —
  • Primary photo for FreejackFreejack Musician (solo saxophone)  Less 1992 $30MM $17MM / —
  • Primary photo for Shakes the ClownShakes the Clown Composer, Music Performer, Music ("Peppy's Theme", "Binky Fever")  Less 1991 $1.4MM $115K / —
  • Primary photo for Funny About LoveFunny About Love Soundtrack ("Making the Grade")  Less 1990 $8.1MM / —
  • Primary photo for ArachnophobiaArachnophobia Musician (saxophone)  Less 1990 $22MM $53MM / —
  • Primary photo for SpellbinderSpellbinder Performer ("Siren's Song"), Writer ("Siren's Song")  Less 1988 $1.9MM / —
  • Primary photo for Who Framed Roger RabbitWho Framed Roger Rabbit Musician (saxaphone) (uncredited)  Less 1988 $70MM $156MM / $349MM
  • Primary photo for The Great OutdoorsThe Great Outdoors Performer ("Dragboat"), Producer ("Dragboat"), Writer ("Dragboat")  Less 1988 $24MM $41MM / —
  • Primary photo for Hot PursuitHot Pursuit Composer (as Rareview)  Less 1987 $4.2MM / —
  • Primary photo for Soul ManSoul Man Composer  Less 1986 $28MM / —
  • Primary photo for Just One of the GuysJust One of the Guys Composer  Less 1985 $12MM / —
  • Primary photo for The Sure ThingThe Sure Thing Composer  Less 1985 $4.5MM $18MM / —
  • Primary photo for Fast ForwardFast Forward Composer, Performer ("Lollipoppin'"), Writer ("Lollipoppin'")  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for Blame It on the NightBlame It on the Night Composer  Less 1984 $201K / —
  • Primary photo for Hard to HoldHard to Hold Composer  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for Going BerserkGoing Berserk Composer, Music ("Mom is Dead")  Less 1983 $235K / —
  • Primary photo for ClassClass Composer (additional music), Musician (additional music)  Less 1983 $22MM / —
  • Primary photo for Blade RunnerBlade Runner Musician (woodwinds)  Less 1982 $28MM $27MM / —
  • Primary photo for Hanky PankyHanky Panky Composer  Less 1982 $9.8MM / —
  • Primary photo for Stir CrazyStir Crazy Composer, Producer ("Eat Your Heart Out", "The Love of a Cowboy", "Watch Her Dance"), Writer ("Eat Your Heart Out", "The Love of a Cowboy", "Watch Her Dance")  Less 1980 $101MM / —
  • Primary photo for Terror TrainTerror Train Musician (saxophone)  Less 1980 $3.5MM
  • Primary photo for Being ThereBeing There Performer ("Basketball Jones Featuring Tyrone Shoelaces")  Less 1979 $30MM / —
  • Primary photo for AmericathonAmericathon Composer, Performer ("Car Wars"), Producer ("Car Wars"), Writer ("Car Wars")  Less 1979 $6.2MM / —
  • Primary photo for Taxi DriverTaxi Driver Musician (saxophone) (uncredited)  Less 1976 $1.3MM $28MM / —
  • Primary photo for Sidecar RacersSidecar Racers Composer  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for The Black GodfatherThe Black Godfather Production Assistant  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for Uptown Saturday NightUptown Saturday Night Composer, Conductor, Music ("Uptown Saturday Night")  Less 1974 $3MM
  • Primary photo for The Nine Lives of Fritz the CatThe Nine Lives of Fritz the Cat Composer, Music Arranger  Less 1974 $1.5MM
  • Primary photo for The Salzburg ConnectionThe Salzburg Connection Composer (stock music) (uncredited)  Less 1972 $2MM
  • Primary photo for Conquest of the Planet of the ApesConquest of the Planet of the Apes Composer, Conductor (uncredited)  Less 1972 $1.7MM $9MM / —
  • Primary photo for The Culpepper Cattle Co.The Culpepper Cattle Co. Composer  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for On Any SundayOn Any Sunday Musician (flute, tenor sax, piccolo) (uncredited)  Less 1971 $313K
  • Primary photo for KluteKlute Musician (woodwinds) (uncredited)  Less 1971 $2.5MM — / $13MM
  • Primary photo for Kelly's HeroesKelly's Heroes Musician (flute) (uncredited)  Less 1970 $4MM
Past Television (83 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy FallonThe Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) Music ("Without Us") (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016 1
  • Primary photo for Late Night with Seth MeyersLate Night with Seth Meyers (TV Series) Music ("Without Us") (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015 1
  • Primary photo for The Comix ScrutinizerThe Comix Scrutinizer (TV Series) Soundtrack (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2014 1
  • Primary photo for The Nostalgia CriticThe Nostalgia Critic (TV Series) Performer ("Goodbye Blues") (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012 1
  • Primary photo for Late Night with Jimmy FallonLate Night with Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) Music ("Without Us") (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011 1
    • Episode #3.5 (Jan 7, 2011) Music ("Without Us") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for 20 to 120 to 1 (TV Series) Writer ("Without Us") (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010 1
  • Primary photo for The BoondocksThe Boondocks (TV Series) Performer ("Today") (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006 1
  • Primary photo for The Nick at Nite Holiday SpecialThe Nick at Nite Holiday Special (TV Movie) Composer  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for CBS at 75CBS at 75 (TV Special) Music Arranger, Musical Director  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for The 53rd Annual Primetime Emmy AwardsThe 53rd Annual Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Composer, Music Arranger  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Arista Records' 25th Anniversary CelebrationArista Records' 25th Anniversary Celebration (TV Special) Composer  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for The 51st Annual Primetime Emmy AwardsThe 51st Annual Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Composer  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for The Rat PackThe Rat Pack (TV Movie) Musician  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for CybillCybill (TV Series) Arranger (main title theme) (54 episodes, 1995), Music Arranger (main title) (13 episodes, 1995), Music Arranger (3 episodes, 1996), Composer (additional music) (1 episode, 1995)  Less 1995–1998 71
    • Ka-Boom! (Jul 13, 1998) Music Arranger (main title)  Less
    • Don Gianni (Jun 29, 1998) Arranger (main title theme)  Less
    • Daddy (Jun 22, 1998) Arranger (main title theme)  Less
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  • Primary photo for An Unexpected LifeAn Unexpected Life (TV Movie) Band, Composer  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for The 24th Annual People's Choice AwardsThe 24th Annual People's Choice Awards (TV Special) Composer  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for The 50th Annual Primetime Emmy AwardsThe 50th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Composer  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for Tonight at the House of BluesTonight at the House of Blues (TV Movie) Composer  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for All Dogs Go to Heaven: The SeriesAll Dogs Go to Heaven: The Series (TV Series) Writer ("Itchin' and A-Twitchin'") (1 episode, 1997)  Less 1997 1
    • Dog Eat Dog (Jan 18, 1997) Writer ("Itchin' and A-Twitchin'")  Less
  • Primary photo for An Unexpected FamilyAn Unexpected Family (TV Movie) Composer  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for The 48th Annual Primetime Emmy AwardsThe 48th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Musical Director  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for The 68th Annual Academy AwardsThe 68th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) Musical Director  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for A Mother's PrayerA Mother's Prayer (TV Movie) Composer  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for Deconstructing SarahDeconstructing Sarah (TV Movie) Composer  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for The SimpsonsThe Simpsons (TV Series) Soundtrack (1 episode, 1994)  Less 1994 1
  • Primary photo for PhenomPhenom (TV Series) Composer (9 episodes, 1993)  Less 1993–1994 9
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  • Primary photo for The Chevy Chase ShowThe Chevy Chase Show (TV Series) Orchestra Leader (14 episodes, 1993), Himself (1 episode, 1993), Musical Director (1 episode, 1993)  Less 1993 15
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  • Primary photo for Percy & ThunderPercy & Thunder (TV Movie) Composer  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for Parker Lewis Can't LoseParker Lewis Can't Lose (TV Series) Writer ("Without Us") (1 episode, 1992)  Less 1992 1
    • Civil Wars (Jan 19, 1992) Writer ("Without Us")  Less
  • Primary photo for Rewrite for MurderRewrite for Murder (TV Movie) Composer  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for Shannon's DealShannon's Deal (TV Series) Composer  Less 1990–1991
  • Primary photo for Maverick SquareMaverick Square (TV Movie) Composer  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for Final NoticeFinal Notice (TV Movie) Composer  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for 50 Years of Television: A Golden Celebration50 Years of Television: A Golden Celebration (TV Movie) Composer  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for The 41st Annual Primetime Emmy AwardsThe 41st Annual Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Musical Director, Orchestrator  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for The Pat Sajak ShowThe Pat Sajak Show (TV Series) Himself - Band Leader (2 episodes, 1989), Composer (theme music) (1 episode, 1989), Musical Director (1 episode, 1989)  Less 1989 2
    • Episode #1.71 (Apr 19, 1989) Himself - Band Leader, Musical Director  Less
    • Episode #1.68 (Apr 14, 1989) Himself - Band Leader, Composer (theme music)  Less
  • Primary photo for Mothers, Daughters and LoversMothers, Daughters and Lovers (TV Movie) Composer  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for Family TiesFamily Ties (TV Series) Composer (theme music) (171 episodes, 1982), Composer (69 episodes, 1982), Music ("Us") (1 episode, 1982), Composer (end credit music) (1 episode, 1985), Music (main title) (1 episode, 1985)  Less 1982–1989 171
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  • Primary photo for DisneylandDisneyland (TV Series) Composer (1 episode, 1988), Musician (1 episode, 1988)  Less 1988 1
  • Primary photo for Run Till You FallRun Till You Fall (TV Movie) Composer  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for Not Quite HumanNot Quite Human (TV Movie) Composer (music by)  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for Taking It HomeTaking It Home (TV Movie) Composer  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for AirwolfAirwolf (TV Series) Co-Composer (1 episode, 1986)  Less 1986 1
  • Primary photo for Badge of the AssassinBadge of the Assassin (TV Movie) Composer  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for Family Ties VacationFamily Ties Vacation (TV Movie) Composer  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for Faerie Tale TheatreFaerie Tale Theatre (TV Series) Composer (1 episode, 1985)  Less 1985 1
  • Primary photo for The Steel Collar ManThe Steel Collar Man (TV Movie) Composer  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for SaraSara (TV Series) Composer (1 episode, 1985)  Less 1985 1
  • Primary photo for Hawaiian HeatHawaiian Heat (TV Series) Music ("Goodbye Blues")  Less 1984– 
  • Primary photo for Hawaiian HeatHawaiian Heat (TV Movie) Composer  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for Cat on a Hot Tin RoofCat on a Hot Tin Roof (TV Movie) Composer  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for Square PegsSquare Pegs (TV Series) Composer (opening title music) (7 episodes, 1982), Composer (end title music) (3 episodes, 1982), Title Music (2 episodes, 1982), End Title Music (1 episode, 1982), Composer (1 episode, 1982)  Less 1982–1983 13
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  • Primary photo for Making the GradeMaking the Grade (TV Series) Composer (6 episodes, 1982)  Less 1982 6
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  • Primary photo for WKRP in CincinnatiWKRP in Cincinnati (TV Series) Writer ("So White and So Funky") (1 episode, 1982), Writer ("We Belong Together") (1 episode, 1982), Performer ("We Belong Together") (1 episode, 1982), Performer ("So White and So Funky") (1 episode, 1982)  Less 1982 2
    • Circumstantial Evidence (Feb 24, 1982) Performer ("We Belong Together"), Writer ("We Belong Together")  Less
    • Changes (Jan 27, 1982) Performer ("So White and So Funky"), Writer ("So White and So Funky")  Less
  • Primary photo for Unit 4Unit 4 (TV Movie) Composer  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for Our Family BusinessOur Family Business (TV Movie) Composer  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for Why Us?Why Us? (TV Short) Composer  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for Nobody's PerfectNobody's Perfect (TV Series) Composer (theme music) (8 episodes, 1980)  Less 1980 8
    • Hart in Jail (Aug 28, 1980) Composer (theme music) (as Thomas W. Scott)  Less
    • It Was a Very Good Year (Aug 21, 1980) Composer (theme music) (as Thomas W. Scott)  Less
    • Daddy's Day (Aug 7, 1980) Composer (theme music) (as Thomas W. Scott)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Saturday Night LiveSaturday Night Live (TV Series) Blues Brothers Band (1 episode, 1978), Himself - Musical Guest (1 episode, 1980), Performer ("16 Tons") (1 episode, 1980)  Less 1978–1980 2
  • Primary photo for Bassie & AdriaanBassie & Adriaan (TV Series) Writer ("Gotcha (Theme from Starsky & Hutch)") (1 episode, 1980)  Less 1980 1
  • Primary photo for Starsky and HutchStarsky and Hutch (TV Series) Composer (theme music) (53 episodes, 1976), Composer (5 episodes, 1976), Composer (theme) (2 episodes, 1978)  Less 1976–1979 57
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  • Primary photo for Mrs. ColumboMrs. Columbo (TV Series) Officer Morrison (1 episode, 1979)  Less 1979 1
  • Primary photo for Backstairs at the White HouseBackstairs at the White House (TV Mini-series) Roach (3 episodes, 1979)  Less 1979 3
  • Primary photo for Flying HighFlying High (TV Series) Composer (2 episodes, 1978), Conductor (1 episode, 1978)  Less 1978–1979 2
  • Primary photo for AspenAspen (TV Mini-series) Composer (3 episodes, 1977)  Less 1977 3
  • Primary photo for Martinelli, Outside ManMartinelli, Outside Man (TV Movie) Composer  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for BarettaBaretta (TV Series) Composer (31 episodes, 1975)  Less 1975–1977 31
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  • Primary photo for Twin DetectivesTwin Detectives (TV Movie) Composer  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for Black BartBlack Bart (TV Movie) Composer  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for The Rockford FilesThe Rockford Files (TV Series) Motel Clerk (1 episode, 1975)  Less 1975 1
  • Primary photo for CannonCannon (TV Series) Composer (4 episodes, 1971)  Less 1971–1974 4
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  • Primary photo for Adam-12Adam-12 (TV Series) Dave Melzer (1 episode, 1974)  Less 1974 1
  • Primary photo for FirehouseFirehouse (TV Series) Composer (1 episode, 1974)  Less 1974 1
  • Primary photo for Barnaby JonesBarnaby Jones (TV Series) Composer (1 episode, 1973)  Less 1973 1
  • Primary photo for Class of '63Class of '63 (TV Movie) Composer  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for The Odd CoupleThe Odd Couple (TV Series) Producer (1 episode, 1973)  Less 1973 1
  • Primary photo for The Girls of Huntington HouseThe Girls of Huntington House (TV Movie) Composer  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for Trouble Comes to TownTrouble Comes to Town (TV Movie) Composer  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for The Streets of San FranciscoThe Streets of San Francisco (TV Series) Composer (2 episodes, 1972)  Less 1972 2
  • Primary photo for Cade's CountyCade's County (TV Series) Composer (5 episodes, 1971)  Less 1971–1972 5
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  • Primary photo for Dan AugustDan August (TV Series) Composer (2 episodes, 1970)  Less 1970 2
  • Primary photo for The Bold Ones: The ProtectorsThe Bold Ones: The Protectors (TV Series) Composer (1 episode, 1970)  Less 1970 1
  • Primary photo for The Robert Herridge TheaterThe Robert Herridge Theater (TV Series) Composer (1 episode, 1960)  Less 1960 1
Self (16 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Archive Footage (5 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Other (3 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Grand Theft Auto IVGrand Theft Auto IV (Video Game) Soundtrack ("Sneakin' in the Back") (uncredited)  Less 2008 $100MM
  • Primary photo for Starsky & HutchStarsky & Hutch (Video Game) Composer (theme music)  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for The Meaning of LifeThe Meaning of Life (Video Game) Performer ("Dental Ditty"), Writer ("Dental Ditty")  Less 1997

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