David Zippel Biography ((?)-)



Full name, David Joel Zippel. Education: Harvard University, graduateof Law School. Addresses: Agent-- Kraft Agency, 345 North MapleDr., Suite 385, Beverly Hills, CA 90210-3869. Career: Lyricist. Member: American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers. Awards, Honors: Antoinette Perry Award (with Cy Coleman), best score, Drama Desk Award (with Coleman and Larry Gelbart), and New York Drama Critics Circle Award (with Coleman and Gelbart), best new musical, all 1990, for City of Angels; Golden Globe Award nomination (with Lex De Azevedo), best original song for a motion picture, 1995, for "Far Longer Than Forever"; Academy Award nomination (with Alan Menken), best song, and Golden Globe Award nomination (with Menken), best original song for a motion picture, both 1997, for "Go theDistance"; Film and Television Music Award, American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers Award, top box office film, 1997, for Hercules; Film and Television Music Awards, top box office film, 1998, for City of Angels, and top television series, 1998 (with Michael Skloff) and 1999, both for Veronica's Closet; Academy Award nomination (with Matthew Wilder and Jerry Goldsmith), best music for an original musical or comedy score, and Annie Award (with Wilder and Goldsmith), outstanding individual achievement for music in an animated feature production, both 1998, for Mulan; Golden Globe Award nomination (with Wilder), best original song for a motion picture, 1998, for "Reflection;" Grammy Award nomination (with Wilder), best song written specifically for a motion picture or for television, 1999, for"True to Your Heart." Addresses: Agent: Kraft Agency, 345 North MapleDr., Suite 385, Beverly Hills, CA 90210-3869.

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