Hans Zimmer is a name synonomous with great cinema. Famed for his Oscar winning score of the film The Lion King for which no less than fifthteen million copies of the soundtrack were sold, the rest of his portfolio is just as impressive including blobkbusters like Gladiator, The Dark Knight, Inception and most recently Twelve Years a Slave. Get your Hans Zimmer tickets with Ticketbis and experience the magic of the German-born composer. Zimmer had his big breakthrough working on the film Rain Man when the wife of the director Barry Levinson listened to the soundtrack of the anti-apartheid movie A World Apart. The collaboration resulted in an Oscar nomination for Best Original Score and would be the first of many award nominations in his allustrious career. His subsequent films are some of the most inconic movies ever including Thelma & Louise, Black Hawk Down and Hannibal. It is no coincidence that Zimmer has been at the helm of these commercially and critically successful movies, during the span of his career thus far he has earned him seven Golden Globe, seven Grammy and seven Oscar nominations.
During his near-forty year career the self-taught maestro has amassed a plethora of awards and acclaim — he has even been named one of the Top 100 Living Geniuses by The Daily Telegraph — but he doesn't look to be bidding farewell to the world of cinema anytime soon. In fact, his resume is looking even more impressive and diverse than ever before having recently worked with Pharell Williams on the music for the 84th Oscar Academy awards as well as on various other projects in the world of television, animation, foreign cinema, video games and even theme tunes. Get your Hans Zimmer tickets now with Ticketbis and witness the mastery live.