Leith Stevens

Composer, Arranger, Conductor
Leith Stevens built up his entertainment career by putting his musical skills to use in the world of Hollywood. Stevens began his entertainment career with his music featured in films like the musical "Night Song" ... Read more »
Born: 09/13/1909 in Mount Moriah, Missouri, USA

Filmography

Music (55)

Mission: Impossible 1966 - 1973 (TV Show)

Music

The Immortal 1970 - 1971 (TV Show)

Music

The Young Lawyers 1970 - 1971 (TV Show)

Music

Judd, For the Defense 1967 - 1969 (TV Show)

Music

Lost in Space 1965 - 1968 (TV Show)

Music

The Man From U.N.C.L.E. 1964 - 1968 (TV Show)

Music

Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea 1964 - 1968 (TV Show)

Music

Amos Burke, Secret Agent 1965 - 1966 (TV Show)

Music

Chuka 1966 (Movie)

(Music)

The Night of the Grizzly 1965 (Movie)

(Music)

It Happened at the World's Fair 1963 (Movie)

(Music)

The Lloyd Bridges Show 1962 - 1963 (TV Show)

Music

A New Kind of Love 1962 (Movie)

(Music)

Man-Trap 1961 (Movie)

(Music)

On the Double 1961 (Movie)

(Music)

The Interns 1961 (Movie)

(Music)

Hell to Eternity 1960 (Movie)

(Music)

The Gene Krupa Story 1959 (Movie)

(Music)

The Gene Krupa Story 1959 (Movie)

songs("Battle of the Sexes" "Oahu Dance") (Song)

But Not For Me 1958 (Movie)

(Music)

But Not For Me 1958 (Movie)

conductor (Music Conductor)

The Five Pennies 1958 (Movie)

(Music)

The Five Pennies 1958 (Movie)

(Music Conductor)

The Gun Runners 1958 (Movie)

(Music)

Violent Road 1958 (Movie)

(Music)

Eighteen and Anxious 1957 (Movie)

(Music)

Ride Out For Revenge 1957 (Movie)

(Music)

Ride Out For Revenge 1957 (Movie)

(Music Conductor)

The Careless Years 1957 (Movie)

(Music)

The James Dean Story 1957 (Movie)

(Music)

Great Day in the Morning 1956 (Movie)

(Music)

Julie 1956 (Movie)

(Music)

Julie 1956 (Movie)

(Song)

The Garment Jungle 1956 (Movie)

(Music)

The Scarlet Hour 1956 (Movie)

(Music)

Crashout 1955 (Movie)

music director (Music)

The Treasure of Pancho Villa 1955 (Movie)

(Music)

World Without End 1955 (Movie)

(Music)

Private Hell 36 1954 (Movie)

(Music)

The Bob Mathias Story 1954 (Movie)

(Music)

The Bigamist 1953 (Movie)

(Music)

The Glass Wall 1953 (Movie)

(Music)

The Wild One 1953 (Movie)

(Music)

Navajo 1952 (Movie)

(Music)

The War of the Worlds 1952 (Movie)

(Music)

No Questions Asked 1951 (Movie)

(Music)

When Worlds Collide 1951 (Movie)

(Music)

Destination Moon 1950 (Movie)

(Music)

All My Sons 1948 (Movie)

(Music)

Night Song 1947 (Movie)

(Music)

Assault on the Wayne (TV Show)

Music

Daniel Boone (TV Show)

Music

Have Gun -- Will Travel (TV Show)

Music

The Silent Gun (TV Show)

Music

The Twilight Zone (TV Show)

Music

Biography

Leith Stevens built up his entertainment career by putting his musical skills to use in the world of Hollywood. Stevens began his entertainment career with his music featured in films like the musical "Night Song" (1947) with Dana Andrews, the dramatic adaptation "All My Sons" (1948) with Edward G Robinson and "Larceny" (1948). His music also appeared in "Not Wanted" (1949). He was nominated for a Golden Globe Award for "Destination Moon" in 1950. . In the fifties, Stevens's music continued to appear on the silver screen, including in films like "The Treasure of Pancho Villa" (1955) with Rory Calhoun, the Milton Rice sci-fi picture "World Without End" (1955) and the Tom Tryon crime feature "The Scarlet Hour" (1956). Stevens was nominated for a Music (Song) Academy Award for "Julie" in 1956 as well as for a Music (Scoring of a Musical Picture) Academy Award for "The Five Pennies" in 1959. Stevens's music was also featured in "Man-Trap" (1961) with Jeffrey Hunter and "The Interns" (1962). Stevens was most recently credited in the adventure "Explorers" (1985) with Ethan Hawke. Stevens was nominated for an Academy Award for "A New Kind of Love" in 1963. Soon after receiving his award, he went on to write songs which would be featured in the adventurous drama "The Night of the Grizzly" (1966) with Clint Walker. Stevens passed away in July 1970 at the age of 61.

Relationships

Wife
died in 1970 in automobile crash

EDUCATION

The Juilliard School

New York , New York 1927
awarded a Foundation Fellowship

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