Wayne Kramer (II)

Composer | Soundtrack | Music Department
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KNOWN FOR 
Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby (2006) | Almost Famous (2000) | Mean Creek (2004)
AKA 
Brother Wayne Kramer | MC5
NICKNAME  
Brother Wayne
BORN 
Apr 30, 1948 (age 70)

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Past Film & Video (37 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for The Russian FiveThe Russian Five Composer  Less 2018
  • Primary photo for Rumble: The Indians Who Rocked The WorldRumble: The Indians Who Rocked The World Himself, Writer ("Kick Out The Jams")  Less 2017 $226K / —
  • Primary photo for Gimme DangerGimme Danger Writer ("Kick Out The Jams")  Less 2016 $440K / —
  • Primary photo for Far OutFar Out Writer ("Starship", "Come Together")  Less 2015 CAD 700
  • Primary photo for The Big ShortThe Big Short Musician (guitars)  Less 2015 $28MM $70MM / $133MM
  • Primary photo for Hell and BackHell and Back Original Songs, Arranger ("Meant To Be", "Mourning Wood"), Performer ("She's My Angel", "Your Enlarged Prostate", "My Delicious Friend", "Meant To Be", "Mourning Wood"), Producer ("Meant To Be", "Mourning Wood"), Writer ("She's My Angel", "Your Enlarged Prostate", "My Delicious Friend")  Less 2015 $156K / —
  • Primary photo for StrandedStranded Writer ("Kick Out The Jams")  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Being EvelBeing Evel Composer (additional music)  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Welcome to MeWelcome to Me Composer (additional music), Music ("This Is My Time")  Less 2014 $609K / —
  • Primary photo for AlgrenAlgren Himself, Composer  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for House of a Lifetime: Richard LewisHouse of a Lifetime: Richard Lewis Composer (music)  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Supermensch: The Legend of Shep GordonSupermensch: The Legend of Shep Gordon Writer ("Kick Out The Jams")  Less 2013 $213K / —
  • Primary photo for Anchorman 2: The Legend ContinuesAnchorman 2: The Legend Continues Performer ("He's My Boy"), Writer ("He's My Boy")  Less 2013 $50MM $127MM / $173MM
  • Primary photo for CBGBCBGB Producer ("Because the Night"), Writer ("Kick Out the Jams")  Less 2013 $5MM $40K / —
  • Primary photo for Concrete BlondesConcrete Blondes Composer  Less 2013 $3.1MM
  • Primary photo for C.O.G.C.O.G. Contributing Score Mixer, Music Recordist  Less 2013 $55K / —
  • Primary photo for Let Fury Have the HourLet Fury Have the Hour Himself, Composer  Less 2012 $3K / —
  • Primary photo for The Beast and the AngelThe Beast and the Angel (Short) Writer (story)  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Fully LoadedFully Loaded Composer (additional music)  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Halloween IIHalloween II Writer ("Kick Out The Jams")  Less 2009 $15MM $33MM / $39MM
  • Primary photo for Step BrothersStep Brothers Composer (additional music) (uncredited)  Less 2008 $65MM $100MM / $128MM
  • Primary photo for The Boneyard CollectionThe Boneyard Collection Actor  Less 2008 $700K
  • Primary photo for The Narcotic FarmThe Narcotic Farm Narrator, Composer  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Eight Miles HighEight Miles High Soundtrack ("Kick Out The Jams") (as W. Kramer)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Joe Strummer: The Future Is UnwrittenJoe Strummer: The Future Is Unwritten Writer ("Kick Out The Jams")  Less 2007 $248K / $678K
  • Primary photo for DaydreamerDaydreamer Composer (additional music)  Less 2007 $2.5MM
  • Primary photo for Hacking DemocracyHacking Democracy Co-Composer  Less 2006 $400K
  • Primary photo for Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky BobbyTalladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby Composer (additional music) (as Brother Wayne Kramer), Performer ("The Edge of the Switchblade" (1995)), Writer ("The Edge of the Switchblade" (1995))  Less 2006 $72MM $148MM / $163MM
  • Primary photo for Mean CreekMean Creek Writer ("Poison")  Less 2004 $500K $604K / —
  • Primary photo for Sonic Revolution: A Celebration of the MC5Sonic Revolution: A Celebration of the MC5 (Video) Self, Musical Director, Sound Mixer (live sound)  Less 2003 £30K
  • Primary photo for Jeff Buckley: Live at Sin-éJeff Buckley: Live at Sin-é (Video) Writer ("Kick Out the Jams")  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Almost FamousAlmost Famous Writer ("Looking at You")  Less 2000 $60MM $33MM / $15MM
  • Primary photo for Jeff Buckley: Live in ChicagoJeff Buckley: Live in Chicago (Video) Writer ("Kick Out the Jams") (as W. Kambes)  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for MC5: Kick Out the JamsMC5: Kick Out the Jams (Video) MC5, Writer ("Kick Out the Jams", "Rocket Reducer No. 62 (Rama Lama Fa Fa Fa)", "Come Together")  Less 1999 $20K
  • Primary photo for Life in the Fast LaneLife in the Fast Lane Performer ("Stranger in the House"), Writer ("Stranger in the House")  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for Wayne Kramer: Back to DetroitWayne Kramer: Back to Detroit (Video) Composer  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for Pump Up the VolumePump Up the Volume Writer ("Kick Out The Jams") (as Wayne Kambes)  Less 1990 $12MM / —
Past Television (15 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Ash vs Evil DeadAsh vs Evil Dead (TV Series) Writer ("Kick Out the Jams") (1 episode, 2018)  Less 2018 1
    • Rifting Apart (Apr 15, 2018) Writer ("Kick Out the Jams") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for DetroitersDetroiters (TV Series) Writer ("The American Ruse") (1 episode, 2017)  Less 2017 1
    • Hog Riders (Feb 14, 2017) Writer ("The American Ruse")  Less
  • Primary photo for ITV Sport: Euro 2016ITV Sport: Euro 2016 (TV Mini-series) Writer ("Kick Out the Jams") (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016 1
  • Primary photo for VinylVinyl (TV Series) Writer ("Kick Out The Jams") (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016 1
    • Alibi (Apr 17, 2016) Writer ("Kick Out The Jams")  Less
  • Primary photo for Bad JudgeBad Judge (TV Series) Composer (13 episodes, 2014)  Less 2014–2015 13
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  • Primary photo for Salem RogersSalem Rogers (TV Movie) Composer  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for RageRage (TV Series) Writer ("Kick out the Jams" (Live)) (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2014 1
  • Primary photo for Eastbound & DownEastbound & Down (TV Series) Composer (16 episodes, 2009), Original Music (5 episodes, 2012)  Less 2009–2012 21
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  • Primary photo for Metal EvolutionMetal Evolution (TV Series) Writer ("Kick out the Jams") (1 episode, 2011), Himself (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011 1
    • Early Metal US (Nov 19, 2011) Himself, Writer ("Kick out the Jams") (as Wayne Kambes)  Less
  • Primary photo for Why Not? With Shania TwainWhy Not? With Shania Twain (TV Series) Main Composer (6 episodes, 2011)  Less 2011 6
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  • Primary photo for Kell on EarthKell on Earth (TV Series) Co-Composer (8 episodes, 2010)  Less 2010 8
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  • Primary photo for Split EndsSplit Ends (TV Series) Composer (theme music) (13 episodes, 2006)  Less 2006–2007 13
    • Episode #1.13 (Feb 17, 2007) Composer (theme music)  Less
    • Episode #1.11 (Feb 3, 2007) Composer (theme music)  Less
    • Episode #1.10 (Jan 27, 2007) Composer (theme music)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Jeff Buckley: Everybody Here Wants YouJeff Buckley: Everybody Here Wants You (TV Movie) Writer ("Kick Out the Jams" (live from Sin-é))  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Jeff Buckley: RememberedJeff Buckley: Remembered (TV Movie) Writer ("Kick Out the Jams" (live))  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for MillenniumMillennium (TV Series) Soundtrack (1 episode, 1997)  Less 1997 1
    • Paper Dove (May 16, 1997) Soundtrack ("Stranger In The House") (uncredited)  Less
Self (22 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Other (1 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Guitar Hero World TourGuitar Hero World Tour (Video Game) Performer ("Kick Out The Jams"), Writer ("Kick Out The Jams")  Less 2008

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