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Maurice Seezer Net Worth

Maurice Seezer Net Worth is
$300,000

Maurice Seezer Bio/Wiki, Net Worth, Married 2018

Maurice Seezer (real name Maurice Roycroft, and previously known as The Man Seezer) is an Irish songwriter, musician, and film music composer. Born in 1960, he grew up in the Dublin suburb of Coolock, in a musical family.Film scores written or co-written by Seezer include Angel Baby (1995), The Boxer (1997), Disco Pigs (2000), In America (2003), Get Rich or Die Tryin' (2006), The Pier (2011). He collaborated on three albums with Gavin Friday for Island Records from 1989 until 1995, Each Man Kills the Thing He Loves, Adam 'n' Eve and Shag Tobacco, and toured widely in Europe and North America with Friday during this period.Since the early 90s Seezer contributed songs to soundtracks for Jim Sheridan, Baz Luhrmann and Michael Rymer: In the Name of the Father, The Boxer, In America, Romeo + Juliet, Moulin Rouge!, among others. He was a member of The Mohawks, Gavin Friday’s backing band in Neil Jordan’s Breakfast on Pluto.Collaboration and production credits also include work with Bono, Maria McKee, Andrea Corr, Camilla Griehsel, Sinead O’Connor, Paul Tiernan, Interference (Fergus O'Farrell) and Colin Vearncombe (aka Black).In 2003, Seezer arranged a new version of Prokofiev's "Peter and the Wolf" for small ensemble with Friday narrating in aid of the Dublin-based charity, the Irish Hospice Foundation. The enhanced CD came with a 64-page cloth-bound book illustrated by U2?s Bono, with help from his daughters Jordan and Eve.Composition work for theatre include original scores for Corcadorca’s October 2012 production of Romeo and Juliet in Cork Opera House and the Corcadorca / Cork Opera House October 2013 joint production of Patrick McCabes play The Big Yum Yum, both directed by Pat Kiernan.A founding committee member of the Fastnet Short Film Festival, Seezer was Chair and Artistic Director of the festival from June 2009 until September 2013.A member of the Ibero-American Short Film Jury at Guadalajara International Film Festival (FICG) 29, Mexico, in March 2014, Seezer also contributed to Talents Guadalajara at FICG 29.He has been nominated twice for a Golden Globe (1994, 2004), twice for an Ivor Novello Award (1995, 2004), once for a Broadcast Film Critics Association Award (2004). In 2003 he won the Phoenix Film Critics Society award for Best Original Song ("Time Enough for Tears" performed by Andrea Corr for the film In America).
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IMDB Wikipedia

Date Of Birth1960-01-01
ProfessionSoundtrack, Composer, Music Department
#Fact
1Maurice Seezer was a proud member of "The Mohawks", Billy Hatchett's backing band in Neil Jordan's "Breakfast On Pluto" where he made his onscreen speaking debut with the key line "Wumba Wumba Wumba".

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Pier2011/I"Where The River Bends", "Sail On" / writer: "Sail On"
HaNefilim2007TV Series writer - 1 episode
Rory O'Shea Was Here2004writer: "Angel" - as Maurice Roycroft
In America2002producer: "Time Enough for Tears" 2002 / writer: "Time Enough for Tears" 2002
Moulin Rouge!2001performer: "Children Of The Revolution" / producer: "Children Of The Revolution"
The Boxer1997writer: "EVERYTHING'S GONNA BE ALRIGHT", "IN THE SHADOW OF A GUN"
Romeo + Juliet1996producer: "Angel" / writer: "Angel"
Basquiat1996writer: "This Is the Last Song I'll Ever Sing"
The Oprah Winfrey Show1996TV Series writer - 1 episode
The Magic of David Copperfield XVI: Unexplained Forces1995TV Special writer: "In the Name of the Father"
In the Name of the Father1993writer: "In the Name of the Father", "Billy Boola", " You Made Me the Thief of Your Heart" - as Seezer

Composer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Bleak Paradise2014Documentary
The Pier2011/I
Get Rich or Die Tryin'2005
Happy Birthday Oscar Wilde2004TV Movie documentary
In America2002
Disco Pigs2001
The Boxer1997
Angel Baby1995

Music Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Pier2011/Icomposer: additional music
In America2002music arranger / music producer / musician: piano, keyboards, organ and accordian / orchestrator: The Irish Film Orchestra
The Boxer1997musician: orchestra

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Breakfast on Pluto2005One of The Mohawks

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Cristel's 60th2011Himself
A Portrait of an Artist: The Making of 'Get Rich or Die Tryin'2006Video documentary shortHimself
Other Voices: Songs from a Room2005TV SeriesHimself

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Old, Weird America: Harry Smith's Anthology of American Folk Music2007DocumentaryHimself

Nominated Awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovie
2004Golden GlobeGolden Globes, USABest Original Song - Motion PictureIn America (2002)
2004Critics Choice AwardBroadcast Film Critics Association AwardsBest SongIn America (2002)
2004OFTA Film AwardOnline Film & Television AssociationBest Music, Original SongIn America (2002)
1994Golden GlobeGolden Globes, USABest Original Song - Motion PictureIn the Name of the Father (1993)

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