has a well-deserved reputation for being one of today's most original and innovative voices in film music.
His long-standing collaboration with director David Lynch started with cult classic Blue Velvet. He was nominated for Golden Globe Awards for his scores to Lynch's The Straight Story and Mulholland Drive. He also worked with the director on Twin Peaks: Fire Walk with Me, for which he won the Independent Spirit Award, as well as Wild At Heart and Lost Highway.
Badalamenti's recent work includes Jean-Pierre Jeunet's A Very Long Engagement and Paul Shrader's Dominion: Prequel to the Exorcist. His other credits include The City of Lost Children, directed by Jean-Pierre Jeunet and Marc Caro; Arlington Road, starring Tim Robbins and Jeff Bridges; The Beach, directed by Danny Boyle and starring Leonardo Di Caprio; and Secretary, starring Maggie Gyllenhaal.
Note: This profile was written in or before 2005.
Angelo Badalamenti Facts
|Pretty as a Picture: The Art of David Lynch|
|Industrial Symphony No. 1|
|National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation|
|Zelly & Me /Rare CLV 12" LaserDisc|
|Wild At Heart|