Michael Giacchino is an Italian-American composer best known for his compositions for Pixar feature films including The Incredibles (2004), Ratatouille (2007), Up (2009), Cars 2 (2011), and Inside Out (2015). He has received multiple Grammy awards, an Emmy, Golden Globe Award, and Academy Award.
Outside Disney, he is known for composing the musical scores for the first Medal of Honor video games.
Feature Film Filmography
|2005||Sky High||Walt Disney Pictures|
|The Muppets' Wizard of Oz||Touchstone Television|
|2011||Cars 2||Original Score Composed|
|2012||John Carter||Music||Walt Disney Pictures|
|2016||Zootopia||Original Score Composed||Walt Disney Animation Studios|
|Doctor Strange||Music||Marvel Studios|
|2017||Spider-Man: Homecoming||Marvel Studios|
|Coco||Original Score Composed||Pixar|
Animated Shorts Filmography
Compositions for Disneyland
Hong Kong Disneyland
|Disneyland Paris||Space Mountain: Mission 2|
|Disney's Hollywood Studios||Star Tours: The Adventures Continue|
- Giacchino is the third out of six composers to work on a Pixar film.
- He is also the first person outside of the Newman family to compose for Pixar films.
- He is one of Pixar's three composers who have scored more than one than film. Ranking second place by the most only behind Randy Newman.
- He is the only PIXAR composer to make a cameo appearance in a PIXAR film, being Coco in which he himself composed.