Have scored over 100 feature motion pictures, including Costs and Ted’s Excellent Experience as well as the Nutty Professor. He went to the School of Southern California. His initial film function was on Tim Burton’s brief film Frankenweenie, that was released in 1984. He became known for his longstanding cooperation with Danny DeVito, offering the scores for some from the actor’s movies, including 1987’s Toss Momma in the Teach and 1989’s The Battle from the Roses. His dad Alfred was a composer who gained nine Academy Honours, an archive in Oscar background. He was raised with his sibling Thomas, who also became an acclaimed composer. His cousin was Randy Newman, who became a sought-after film composer and musician.