John King

John King

Composer/Artist/
Songwriter


Selected Credits


FILM 

Persistence of Vision (Short) 
Independent 
Director: Richmond Burton 
Producers: Richmond Burton, David Winkfield 
Starring: Claudja Bicahlo, Matthew Faber, Ben Palmer 

Tenacious D in The Pick of Destiny 
Red Hour Films 
Director: Liam Lynch 
Producers: Ben Stiller, Jack Black, Kyle Gass 
Starring: Jack Black, Kyle Gass, Ronnie James Dio, Ben Stiller

Fight Club (as The Dust Brothers) 
Regency Enterprises 
Director: David Fincher 
Producers: Arnon Milchan, Ross Grayson Bell, Cean Chaffin, Art Linson 
Starring: Edward Norton, Brad Pitt, Helena Bonham Carter

TELEVISION 

Push, Nevada (Unknown Episodes) 
LivePlanet 
Directors: Lisa Cholodenko, John David Coles, Rodman Flender 
Producers: Ben Affleck, Matt Damon, Sean Bailey 
Starring: Monty Bane, Derek Cecil, Scarlett Chorvat

UC: Undercover (13 Episodes, 2001-2002) 
20th Century Fox Television 
Directors: Joseph Patrick Finn, Allan Kroeker 
Producers: Shane Salerno, Don Winslow 
Starring: Oded Fehr, Vera Farmiga, Bruklin Harris

SOUNDTRACK CONTRIBUTIONS 

Tag 
Broken Road Productions 
Shake Your Rump (Writer) 
Director: Jeff Tomsic 
Producers: Todd Garner, Mark Steilen 
Starring: Ed Helms, Jon Hamm, Lil Rel Howery

The Big Sick 
Apatow Productions 
Devil’s Haircut (Writer) 
Director: Michael Showalter 
Producers: Judd Apatow, Barry Mendel 
Starring: Kumail Nanjiani, Zoe Kazan, Holly Hunter

Baby Driver 
TriStar Pictures 
Debra, Know How (Soundtrack) 
Director: Edgar Wright 
Producers: Tim Bevan, Eric Fellner, Nira Park 
Starring: Ansel Elgort, Jon Hamm, Jon Bernthal

The Edge of Seventeen 
Gracie Films 
Go It Alone (Writer) 
Director: Kelly Fremon Craig 
Producers: Julie Ansell, James L. Brooks, Kelly Fremon Craig, Richard Sakai 
Starring: Hailee Steinfeld, Haley Lu Richardson, Blake Jenner

SOUNDTRACK CONTRIBUTIONS (CONTINUED)

The Short Game 
Delirio Film 
Black Tamborine (Writer) 
Director: Josh Greebaum 
Producers: Josh Greenbaum, Chris Leggett, Rafael Marmor

The We and the I 
Jouror Productions 
Know How (Writer) 
Got More Rhymes (Writer) 
Director: Michel Gondry 
Producers: Raffi Adlan, Georges Bermann, Julie Fong 
Starring: Michael Brodie, Teresa Lynn, Raymond Delgado

Young Adult 
Paramount Pictures 
Where It’s At (Writer) 
Director: Jason Reitman 
Producers: Diablo Cody, Lianne Halfon, Mason Novick 
Starring: Charlize Theron, Patton Oswalt, Patrick Wilson

Whip It 
Mandate Pictures 
Know How (Writer) 
Director: Drew Barrymore 
Producers: Barry Mendel 
Starring: Ellen Page, Jimmy Fallon, Alia Shawkat 

Knocked Up 
Universal Pictures 
Girl (Writer) 
Director: Judd Apatow 
Producers: Judd Apatow, Seth Rogen, Evan Goldberg 
Starring: Seth Rogen, Katherine Heigl, Paul Rudd

Tenacious D in The Pick of Destiny 
Red Hour Films 
Jyne (Writer) 
Baby Sass (Writer) 
Break In-City (Storm the Gate!) (Writer) 
Car Chase City (Writer) 
The Metal (Writer) 
Director: Liam Lynch 
Producers: Ben Stiller, Jack Black, Kyle Gass 
Starring: Jack Black, Kyle Gass, Ronnie James Dio, Ben Stiller

G “g” 
Productions LLC 
Real Money (Writer) 
Director: Christopher Scott Cherot 
Producers: Andrew Lauren, Judd Landon 
Starring: Richard T. Jones, Blair Underwood, Chenoa Maxwell, Andre Royo

Crossroads 
MTV Films 
So Have I For You (Writer) 
Director: Tamra Davis 
Producers: Clive Calder, David Gale, Larry Rudolph 
Starring: Britney Spears, Anson Mount

SOUNDTRACK CONTRIBUTIONS (CONTINUED)

The Parole Officer 
DNA Films 
Bubble Bath (The Wise Guys Remix) (Writer) 
Director: John Duigan 
Producers: Duncan Kenworthy, Andrew Macdonald, Callum McDougall 
Starring: Steve Coogan, Omi Puri, Ben Miller

Dead Man on Campus 
Paramount Pictures 
Realize (Chemical Brothers Remix) (Writer) 
Sperm (Writer) 
Director: Alan Cohn 
Producers: David Gale, Gale Anne Hurd 
Starring: Tom Everett Scott, Mark-Paul Gosselaar

Fallen 
Turner Pictures 
Where It’s At (Writer) 
Director: Gregory Hoblit 
Producers: Robert Cavallo, Elon Dershowitz 
Starring: Denzel Washington, John Goodman, Donald Sutherland 

Half Baked 
Universal Pictures 
(I’m In Love With) Mary Jane (Writer) 
Director: Tamra Davis 
Producers: Robert Simonds, Dave Chappelle 
Starring: Dave Chappelle, Guillermo Díaz, Jim Breuer

A Life Less Ordinary 
Twentieth Century Fox 
Deadweight (Writer) 
Director: Danny Boyle 
Producers: Andrew Macdonald 
Starring: Ewan McGregor, Cameron Diaz, Holly Hunter

Private Parts 
Paramount Pictures 
Tortured Man (Writer) 
Director: Betty Thomas 
Producers: Daniel Goldberg, Joe Medjuck 
Starring: Howard Stern, Robin Quivers

Uncle Buck 
Universal Pictures 
Got More Rhymes (Writer) 
Director: John Hughes 
Producers: John Hughes, Tom Jacobson 
Starring: John Candy, Jean Louisa Kelly, Gaby Hoffman, Macaulay Culkin

INTERACTIVE 

PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale Sony PlayStation 

Skate 3 Electronic Arts