Hans Zimmer Biography; Net Worth, Age, Music, Oscars And Children

Hans Zimmer is a German film score composer and record producer notable for the original soundtracks of a number of hit movies.

Hans Zimmer a Jewish, was born in the city of Frankfurt in West Germany on 12 September 1957.

He began his music career playing keyboards and synthesizers in the 1970s, with the band Krakatoa after been thrown out of eight piano lessons schools.

Zimmer spent the early days of his career in the United Kingdom before moving to the States. He is the head of the film music division at DreamWorks studios.

The 63-year-old is credited with the sounds of movies such as;  The Lion King, the Pirates of the Caribbean series, InterstellarGladiatorCrimson TideInceptionDunkirkBlade Runner.

He has three children with his wife Suzanne Zimmer, two daughters, and a son. They are; Zoe Zimmer, Brigitte Zimmer, and Jake Zimmer

Hans Zimmer Net Worth

Hans Zimmer who has won several awards has a net worth estimated at a whopping $200 million.

Hans Zimmer Music and Oscars

Zimmer has been nominated on several occasions for the Oscars Awards but he won it only once. He won the award for “The Best Original Score” on the movie “The Lion King”.

His music is heard widely across the globe. Some of his music are listed here:

  • dream is collapsing
  • davy jones
  • like a dog chasing cars
  • The Hyenas
  • Here I Am