|Danny Elfman shows off his Outstanding Career Achievement Crystal at the 2002 BMI Film/TV Awards|
One of Hollywood's hottest composers, Elfman has also left his imprint on the small screen with the themes to The Simpsons, Tales from the Crypt, Sledge Hammer and Pee Wee's Playhouse, among others. He is a three-time Oscar nominee for creating music for the major motion pictures Big Fish, Good Will Hunting and Men In Black, and won a Best Instrumental Composition Grammy for the theme to Batman. His most recent scores include Charlie and the Chocolate Factory and The Corpse Bride, as well as the upcoming films Spider-Man 3 and Charlotte's Web.
Elfman, founder and frontman of 80s cult band Oingo Boingo, is also the recipient of the prestigious BMI Outstanding Career Achievement Award presented at the organization's 2002 Film and Television Awards in Los Angeles.