Diane Warren

Songwriter, Singer, Messenger
Born: 09/07/1956 in Van Nuys, California, USA


Music (88)

Dirty Grandpa 2016 (Movie)

("Because You Loved Me") (Song)

Ghostbusters 2016 (Movie)

("Rhythm Of The Night") (Song)

The Meddler 2016 (Movie)

("I Was Here") (Song)

Miss You Already 2015 (Movie)

("What We Leave Behind") (Song)

The D Train 2015 (Movie)

("Don't Turn Around") (Song)

The Hunting Ground 2015 (Movie)

("Till It Happens To You") (Song)

Dolphin Tale 2 2014 (Movie)

("You Got Me") (Song)

Heaven is for Real 2014 (Movie)

("Compass") (Song)

The Skeleton Twins 2014 (Movie)

("Nothing's Gonna Stop Us Now") (Song)

Baggage Claim 2013 (Movie)

("Unbreak My Heart") (Song)

The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones 2013 (Movie)

(Heart By Heart) (Song)

Unfinished Song 2013 (Movie)

("Unfinished Songs") (Song)

Horrible Bosses 2011 (Movie)

("Rhythm of the Night") (Song)

Burlesque 2010 (Movie)

"You Haven't Seen The Last Of Me" (Song)

Confessions of a Shopaholic 2009 (Movie)

("Stuck With Each Other") (Song)

Gentlemen Broncos 2009 (Movie)

("Just Like Jesse James") (Song)

The Love Guru 2008 (Movie)

("Because You Loved Me") (Song)

American Gangster 2007 (Movie)

("Do You Feel Me") (Song)

Blades of Glory 2007 (Movie)

("I Don't Want To Miss A Thing") (Song)

Sydney White 2007 (Movie)

("When I See You Smile") (Song)

Rocky Balboa 2006 (Movie)

("Still Here") (Song)

Step Up 2006 (Movie)

("Step Up") (Song)

The Perfect Man 2005 (Movie)

("I Will Learn To Love Again") (Song)

A Cinderella Story 2004 (Movie)

("One In This World") (Song)

Aerosmith: You Gotta Move 2003 - 2004 (TV Show)


Faking the Video 2003 - 2004 (TV Show)


The Princess Diaries 2: Royal Engagement 2004 (Movie)

("I Decide") (Song)

Legally Blonde 2: Red, White and Blonde 2003 (Movie)

("We Can") (Song)

What a Girl Wants 2003 (Movie)

("Because You Loved Me") (Song)

Empire 2002 (Movie)

("I Will Remember Your Smile") (Song)

Snow Dogs 2002 (Movie)

("Time, Love and Tenderness") (Song)

The 74th Annual Academy Awards 2001 - 2002 (TV Show)


Atlantis: the Lost Empire 2001 (Movie)

("Where the Dream Takes You") (Song)

Legally Blonde 2001 (Movie)

("Don't Need You To (Tell Me I'm Pretty)") (Song)

Moulin Rouge 2001 (Movie)

("Rhythm of the Night") (Song)

Pearl Harbor 2001 (Movie)

("There You'll Be") (Song)

Popstars 2000 - 2001 (TV Show)


Center Stage 2000 (Movie)

("If I Was the One") (Song)

Coyote Ugly 2000 (Movie)

songs("Please Remember" "The Right Kind of Wrong" "But I Do Love You" "Can't Fight the Moonlight") (Song)

Gone in 60 Seconds 2000 (Movie)

("Paint On My Heart") (Song)

The 72nd Annual Academy Awards 1999 - 2000 (TV Show)


The Family Man 2000 (Movie)

("I Don't Know How I Got By") (Song)

Turn It Up 2000 (Movie)

("The Right Way") (Song)

Anywhere But Here 1999 (Movie)

("Leaving's Not Leaving") (Song)

Detroit Rock City 1999 (Movie)

("Nothing Can Keep Me From You") (Song)

Message in A Bottle 1999 (Movie)

("I Couldn't Ask for More") (Song)

Music of the Heart 1999 (Movie)

("The Music of My Heart") (Song)

My Favorite Martian 1999 (Movie)

("Give a Little Love") (Song)

Runaway Bride 1999 (Movie)

("Blue Eyes Blue") (Song)

Stuart Little 1999 (Movie)

("You're Where I Belong") (Song)

The Other Sister 1999 (Movie)

("Loving You is All I Know") (Song)

Armageddon 1998 (Movie)

("I Don't Want to Miss a Thing") (Song)

Dance With Me 1998 (Movie)

songs("You Are My Home") (Song)

Hope Floats 1998 (Movie)

("To Get Me to You") (Song)

The 70th Annual Academy Awards 1997 - 1998 (TV Show)


The Prince of Egypt 1998 (Movie)

("I Will Get There") (Song)

A Smile Like Yours 1997 (Movie)

("A Smile Like Yours") (Song)

Speed 2: Cruise Control 1997 (Movie)

("Make Tonight Beautiful") (Song)

The 69th Annual Academy Awards 1996 - 1997 (TV Show)


Space Jam 1996 (Movie)

("I Turn to You") (Song)

The Associate 1996 (Movie)

("If I Could Turn Back Time") (Song)

The Evening Star 1996 (Movie)

("I Only Miss You") (Song)

The Preacher's Wife 1996 (Movie)

("You Were Loved") (Song)

Up Close and Personal 1996 (Movie)

("Because You Loved Me") (Song)

While You Were Sleeping 1995 (Movie)

("Wherever I Would Be") (Song)

Only You 1994 (Movie)

("Once In a Lifetime") (Song)

The Cutting Edge 1992 (Movie)

("Feels Like Forever - Theme From 'The Cutting Edge'") (Song)

White Men Can't Jump 1992 (Movie)

("Let Me Make It Up to You Tonight") (Song)

Class Action 1991 (Movie)

("Can't Fight Fate") (Song)

For the Boys 1991 (Movie)

("Every Road Leads Back to You") (Song)

Mannequin Two: on the Move 1991 (Movie)

("Nothing's Gonna Stop Us Now") (Song)

Ghost Dad 1990 (Movie)

("Strong As Steel") (Song)

Look Who's Talking Too 1990 (Movie)

("Wherever Would I Be") (Song)

Men At Work 1990 (Movie)

("Give a Little Love") (Song)

Night of 100 Stars III 1989 - 1990 (TV Show)


An Innocent Man 1989 (Movie)

("When the Night Comes") (Song)

Licence to Kill 1989 (Movie)

("If You Asked Me To") (Song)

Sing 1989 (Movie)

("Somethin' to Believe In") (Song)

Tap 1989 (Movie)

("All I Want Is Forever") (Song)

The Karate Kid Part III 1989 (Movie)

songs("Under Any Moon" "This Could Take All Night") (Song)

Caddyshack II 1988 (Movie)

("I Run Right Back") (Song)

Tequila Sunrise 1988 (Movie)

("Give a Little Love") (Song)

Vice Versa 1988 (Movie)

("Set the Night to Music") (Song)

Mannequin 1987 (Movie)

songs("Nothing's Gonna Stop Us Now" "Do You Dream About Me") (Song)

Youngblood 1986 (Movie)

songs("Talk Me Into It" "Stand in the Fire") (Song)

Ghostbusters 1984 (Movie)

("Hot Night") (Song)

Double Platinum (TV Show)


Love Song (TV Show)

Actor (7)

Beyond The Headlines: Toni Braxton 2015 - 2016 (TV Show)


American Idol 2003 (Tv Show)


Road to Fame 2000 - 2001 (TV Show)


A Gift of Song 1997 - 1998 (TV Show)


The 1997 Billboard Music Awards 1997 - 1998 (TV Show)

Producer (1)

Songbyrd 2013 - 2014 (TV Show)

Consulting Producer


David Warren

changed family surname to avoid anti-Semitism


California State University



Received star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame (January 31)


Contributed the love theme ("There You'll Be") to "Pearl Harbor"; netted sixth Oscar nomination


With James Newton Howard, co-wrote songs for Disney's animated "Atlantis: The Lost Empire"; when film was released, however, only one of the songs "Where the Dream Takes You", was included


Wrote the song "I Don't Know How I Got By" for the film "The Family Man"


Had four songs featured on the soundtrack of "Coyote Ugly"


Penned the theme to "Music of My Heart"; picked up a Best Original Song Academy Award nomination


Earned third Academy Award nomination for the country-flavored song "How Do I Live" used in the film "Con Air"; song was recorded by both Lee Ann Rimes and Trisha Yearwood


Got second Oscar nomination for Best Song for "Because You Loved Me", the love theme from "Up Close and Personal"


Toni Braxton's recording of her pop song "Unbreak My Heart" was a Number One Hit


Wrote the theme song to the James Bond film "Licence to Kill"


Was nominated for Best Original Song Oscar for "Nothing's Gonna Stop Us Now" from "Mannequin"


Founded Realsongs, a publishing company to handle the rights to her songs


Received a Golden Globe Award nomination for the song "Rhythm of the Night" from the feature "The Last Dragon"


Contributed first song to a motion picture, "Hot Night" included on the soundtrack to "Ghostbusters II"


Wrote first hit single, "Solitaire", recorded by Laura Branigan


At age 14, began performing career as a singer at a restaurant in Venice, California

Bonus Trivia


There is an official Web site located at www.realsongs.com


Warren received ASCAP's pop songwriter of the year award for an unprecendented five straight years (1995-1999)


David Geffen has called Warren "one of the best songwriters in the world".


Inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame in June 2001.