Thomas Montgomery Newman is an American composer and conductor, best known for his many film scores. Newman has received a total of ten Academy Award nominations, although as of 2011, he has yet to win the award. He has however won a BAFTA, two Grammys and an Emmy, and has been nominated for a Golden Globe. Newman was honored with the Richard Kirk award at the 2000 BMI Film and TV Awards. The award is given annually to a composer who has made significant contributions to film and television music. Born in Los Angeles, California, he was the youngest son of Mississippi-born Martha Louise and...
|Birthdate:||October 20, 1955|
|Birthplace:||Los Angeles, California|
|Education:||Yale University, University of Southern California|
|Also known as:||Thomas Montgomery Newman, Tommy, Thomas Montgomery Newman|