Shirley Walker Net Worth

Shirley Walker Net Worth is
$20 Million

Shirley Walker Bio/Wiki, Net Worth, Married 2018

Shirley Anne Walker (April 10, 1945 – November 30, 2006) was an American film and television composer and conductor. She was one of the few female film score composers working in Hollywood. Walker was one of the first female composers to earn a solo score credit on a major Hollywood motion picture (preceded by Suzanne Ciani who wrote the complete score to the Universal Film "The Incredible Shrinking Woman" in 1980, released January 1981) and according to the Los Angeles Times, will be remembered as a pioneer for women in the film industry.She wrote her film scores entirely by hand. She always orchestrated and conducted her own scores by herself.

Date Of BirthApril 10, 1945, Napa, California, United States
DiedNovember 30, 2006, Los Angeles, California, United States
Place Of BirthNapa, California, USA
ProfessionMusic Department, Composer, Soundtrack
SpouseDon Walker (m. 1967–2006)
ChildrenIan Walker, Colin Walker
AlbumsEscape From L.A., Batman
Star SignAries
1She is buried at Oak Hill Cemetery in Ballard, California.
2Shortly after graduating from Pleasant Hill High School, Shirley composed the score for a full length musical adaptation of Moliere's "The Imaginary Invalid" called "Make Way For Love", with Book & Lyrics by W. Grant Gray, which had its world premiere at the high school, with Shirley playing keyboards with a quartet at all performances.

Music Department

The Dungeonmaster1984conductor
Metalstorm: The Destruction of Jared-Syn1983conductor
The Plague Dogs1982orchestrator
The End of August1982musical director
The Fox and the Hound1981composer: additional music - uncredited
The Black Stallion1979composer: additional music
Apocalypse Now1979musician: synthesizer
Effloresce2015Short music supervisor
The Gray Ghost: Sweating Bullets2014Short stock music
Final Destination 52011composer: original themes
What If...?2010TV Series music by - 1 episode
The Final Destination2009composer: original themes
Black Christmas2006synthesizer programmer
Final Destination 32006conductor / score orchestrator
Willard2003conductor / orchestrator
Final Destination 22003musician: synthesist
The Zeta Project2001TV Series supervising composer - 12 episodes
Batman Beyond1999-2000TV Series supervising composer - 27 episodes
Final Destination2000music conductor / orchestrator - uncredited
Superman1996-2000TV Series composer - 45 episodes
Mystery Men1999composer: additional music
Spawn1999TV Series main title theme by - 6 episodes
The New Batman Adventures1997-1999TV Series composer - 24 episodes
The Batman Superman Movie: World's Finest1997TV Movie composer: theme and end credits
Superman: The Last Son of Krypton1996TV Movie composer: theme music
Escape from L.A.1996conductor
Fear1996conductor / orchestrator
Rasputin1996TV Movie conductor
Batman: The Animated SeriesTV Series supervising composer - 57 episodes, 1992 - 1995 composer - 10 episodes, 1994
Batman Forever1995additional orchestrator - uncredited
Johnny Mnemonic1995conductor - uncredited / orchestrator - uncredited
A Goofy Movie1995conductor / orchestrator
Bad Company1995orchestrator
True Lies1994conductor / orchestrator
Renaissance Man1994conductor - uncredited
Batman: Mask of the Phantasm1993conductor
Striking Distance1993conductor / orchestrator
The Real McCoy1993conductor
Toys1992conductor / orchestrator
A League of Their Own1992conductor
Straight Talk1992conductor
Article 991992conductor
Memoirs of an Invisible Man1992conductor - uncredited
Radio Flyer1992conductor / orchestrator
Batman: Secrets of the Caped Crusader1992Video stock music: from Batman the Animated Series
The Butcher's Wife1991conductor / orchestrator
True Identity1991conductor
Backdraft1991conductor / orchestrator
Defending Your Life1991conductor - uncredited / orchestrator
White Fang1991/Icomposer: cue "The Bear" / conductor / orchestrator
Edward Scissorhands1990conductor
Child's Play 21990conductor / orchestrator
Pacific Heights1990composer: additional music - uncredited / conductor / orchestrator
Darkman1990conductor / orchestrator
Arachnophobia1990conductor / orchestrator
Days of Thunder1990conductor / orchestrator
Singer & Sons1990TV Series orchestrator - 4 episodes
Dick Tracy1990additional orchestrator / composer: additional music - uncredited / score conductor
Bird on a Wire1990conductor / orchestrator
Chicago Joe and the Showgirl1990conductor / orchestrator
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles1990orchestrator - uncredited
Nightbreed1990composer: additional music / conductor / orchestrator
Strike It Rich1990conductor / orchestrator
National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation1989conductor - uncredited
Immediate Family1989conductor
Kill Me Again1989conductor
Black Rain1989conductor / orchestrator
Paint It Black1989conductor / orchestrator
Pet Sematary1989conductor / orchestrator
Fletch Lives1989conductor
Red Earth, White Earth1989TV Movie orchestrator
Mother, Mother1989Short music recordist
Scrooged1988music conducted by
Ernest Saves Christmas1988orchestrator - uncredited
The Accused1988conductor
Children of a Lesser God1986additional orchestrator / conductor
Ghost Warrior1984composer: additional music / conductor / orchestrator


Beyond and Back2012Documentary
Designs for a Future War2012Video documentary short
Black Christmas2006
Kill Shot: The Making of 'FD3'2006Video documentary uncredited
Final Destination 32006
Death's Design: Making 'Final Destination 3'2006TV Short documentary
Cheating Death: Beyond and Back2003Video documentary short
Bits and Pieces: Bringing Death to Life2003Video documentary short
Final Destination 22003
Rat People: Friends and Foes2003Video documentary short
Disappearance2002TV Movie
Batman Beyond1999-2001TV Series 10 episodes
The Others2000TV Series 13 episodes
Final Destination2000
Superman1997-2000TV Series 7 episodes
Premonitions2000Video documentary short
The New Batman Adventures1997-1999TV Series 8 episodes
Spawn1997-1998TV Series 6 episodes
The Garbage Picking Field Goal Kicking Philadelphia Phenomenon1998TV Movie
Baby Monitor: Sound of Fear1998TV Movie
The Notorious 71997TV Movie
The Love Bug1997TV Movie
Asteroid1997TV Movie
Todd McFarlane's Spawn1997Video
Escape from L.A.1996
The Crying Child1996TV Movie
Space: Above and Beyond1995-1996TV Series 23 episodes
It Came from Outer Space II1996TV Movie
The Adventures of Captain Zoom in Outer Space1995TV Movie
Batman: The Animated Series1992-1995TV Series 31 episodes
Prelude to Eden1995Short
The Haunting of Seacliff Inn1994TV Movie
Viper1994TV Series 8 episodes
Batman: Mask of the Phantasm1993
Fait Accompli1993Short original music by
Flash III: Deadly Nightshade1992Video
Majority Rule1992TV Movie
Promise Not to Tell1992TV Movie documentary
Memoirs of an Invisible Man1992
The Flash1990-1991TV Series 22 episodes
Born to Ride1991
Chicago Joe and the Showgirl1990
China Beach1989-1990TV Series 3 episodes
Strike It Rich1990
Falcon Crest1984-1989TV Series 12 episodes
Knots Landing1988TV Series 1 episode
Cagney & Lacey1986TV Series 2 episodes
Fluppy Dogs1986TV Movie
Berrenger's1985TV Series 1 episode
The Dungeonmaster1984
ABC Afterschool Specials1983TV Series 1 episode
Tucker's Witch1982TV Series 1 episode
The End of August1982
Lou Grant1980TV Series 2 episodes


Pastor Mike Online2011-2014TV Series arranger - 15 episodes
Scrat's Continental Crack-Up2010Short writer: "Big Chase"
Christmas Tree of Might2010TV Short performer: "Joker's Hideout, Joker's Favor", "Pokey Christmas Music"
Batman: Mystery of the Batwoman2003Video "Batman: The Animated Series Theme"
The New Batman Adventures1999TV Series writer - 1 episode
Turbulence1997arranger: "Carol o' the Bells"
A Goofy Movie1995arranger: "After Today"
Dick Tracy1990arranger: "Sooner Or Later I Always Get My Man", "What Can You Lose"
Nightbreed1990music: "Charge of the Berserkers"


Final Destination 32006in memory of
Legends of the Dark Knight: The History of Batman2005Video documentary short special thanks
The Year of the Rat2003Video documentary very special thanks
The Perfect Souffle: Testing 'Final Destination'2000Video documentary short special thanks


The Music of Apocalypse Now2006Video documentary shortHerself
Kill Shot: The Making of 'FD3'2006Video documentaryHerself - Music Composer
John Carpenter: Fear Is Just the Beginning... The Man and His Movies2004Video documentaryHerself
The Year of the Rat2003Video documentaryHerself - Music Composer

Won Awards

2001Daytime EmmyDaytime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Music Direction and CompositionBatman Beyond (1999)
1996Daytime EmmyDaytime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Music Direction and CompositionBatman: The Animated Series (1992)

Nominated Awards

2015Festival AwardMadrid International Film Festival, ESBest Music in FilmEffloresce (2015)
2014IFMCA AwardInternational Film Music Critics Award (IFMCA)Best Archival Release of an Existing Score - Compilation
2003Black ReelBlack Reel AwardsBest SongLike Mike (2002)
2002Daytime EmmyDaytime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Achievement in Music Direction and CompositionThe Zeta Project (2001)
2001AnnieAnnie AwardsOutstanding Individual Achievement for Music Score an Animated Television ProductionThe Zeta Project (2001)
2000Daytime EmmyDaytime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Music Direction and CompositionBatman Beyond (1999)
1999Daytime EmmyDaytime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Music Direction and CompositionThe New Batman Adventures (1997)
1998Daytime EmmyDaytime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Music Direction and CompositionThe New Batman Adventures (1997)
1997AnnieAnnie AwardsBest Individual Achievement: Music in a TV ProductionSuperman (1996)
1996Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Music Composition for a SeriesSpace: Above and Beyond (1995)
1995AnnieAnnie AwardsBest Individual Achievement for Music in the Field of AnimationBatman: The Animated Series (1992)
1995Daytime EmmyDaytime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Music Direction and CompositionBatman: The Animated Series (1992)
1994CableACECableACE AwardsOriginal ScoreMajority Rule (1992)
1993Daytime EmmyDaytime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Music Direction and CompositionBatman: The Animated Series (1992)

2nd Place Awards

2004Chainsaw AwardFangoria Chainsaw AwardsBest ScoreWillard (2003)

Known for movies

IMDB Wikipedia

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