Paul Weston

Composer, Conductor
Born: 03/12/1912 in Springfield, Massachusetts, USA

Filmography

Physical Effects (54)

The Conjuring 2 2016 (Movie)

(Stunts)

Skyfall 2012 (Movie)

(Stunts)

Robin Hood 2010 (Movie)

(Stunt Performer)

The Wolfman 2010 (Movie)

(Stunts)

Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day 2008 (Movie)

(Stunt Coordinator)

Sleuth 2007 (Movie)

(Stunt Coordinator)

The Inspector Lynley Mysteries, Series 6 2007 (Tv Show)

Stunt Coordinator

Messiah 2002 - 2003 (Tv Show)

Stunt Coordinator

The Count of Monte Cristo 2002 (Movie)

(Stunt Coordinator)

A Knight's Tale 2001 (Movie)

sword fight choreography (Stunts)

Heat of the Sun 1998 - 1999 (TV Show)

Stunt Coordinator

Mad Cows 1999 (Movie)

(Stunt Coordinator)

My Life So Far 1999 (Movie)

(Stunt Coordinator)

Ravenous 1999 (Movie)

(Stunt Coordinator)

My Giant 1998 (Movie)

(Czech Republic) (Stunt Coordinator)

Kull the Conqueror 1997 (Movie)

(Stunt Coordinator)

Smilla's Sense Of Snow 1997 (Movie)

(Stunt Coordinator)

Daylight 1996 (Movie)

(Stunt Coordinator)

Dragonheart 1996 (Movie)

(Stunt Coordinator)

The Viking Sagas 1994 (Movie)

stunt coordinator/swordmaster (Stunt Coordinator)

Alistair MacLean's Death Train 1992 - 1993 (TV Show)

Stunt Coordinator

Splitting Heirs 1993 (Movie)

(Stunts)

The Three Musketeers 1993 (Movie)

(Stunt Coordinator)

Wild Justice 1992 - 1993 (TV Show)

Stunts

Under Suspicion 1992 (Movie)

(Stunts)

Year of the Comet 1992 (Movie)

stunt performer (Stunts)

Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves 1991 (Movie)

(Stunt Coordinator)

Judith Krantz's Till We Meet Again 1989 - 1990 (TV Show)

Stunts

Roger Corman's Frankenstein Unbound 1990 (Movie)

(Stunt Coordinator)

Licence to Kill 1989 (Movie)

(Stunt Coordinator)

It Couldn't Happen Here 1988 (Movie)

(Stunts)

Pascali's Island 1988 (Movie)

(Stunts)

The Beast 1988 (Movie)

(Stunt Coordinator)

Without A Clue 1988 (Movie)

(Stunt Coordinator)

Supergran 1986 - 1987 (TV Show)

Stunt Coordinator

The Living Daylights 1987 (Movie)

stunt supervisor (Stunts)

Aliens 1986 (Movie)

(Stunt Coordinator)

Deceptions 1984 - 1985 (TV Show)

Stunt Coordinator

Morons From Outer Space 1985 (Movie)

(Stunt Coordinator)

Spies Like Us 1985 (Movie)

(Stunt Coordinator)

Spies Like Us 1985 (Movie)

(Stunts)

Octopussy 1983 (Movie)

stunt supervisor (Stunts)

Return of the Jedi 1983 (Movie)

(Stunts)

Superman III 1983 (Movie)

(Stunt Coordinator)

Space Riders 1982 (Movie)

(Stunts)

An American Werewolf in London 1981 (Movie)

(Stunts)

Raiders of the Lost Ark 1981 (Movie)

(Stunts)

Superman II 1981 (Movie)

(Stunt Coordinator)

Ashanti 1979 (Movie)

(Stunt Coordinator)

Moonraker 1979 (Movie)

(Stunts)

Superman 1978 (Movie)

(Stunts)

The Lady Vanishes 1978 (Movie)

(Stunts)

Side By Side 1974 (Movie)

(Stunts)

Gulag (TV Show)

Stunt Coordinator
Music (9)

Love & Mercy 2015 (Movie)

("Day By Day") (Song)

The Master 2012 (Movie)

("No Other Love") (Song)

Thelonius Monk: Straight, No Chaser 1989 (Movie)

("I Should Care") (Song)

The Jim Nabors Hour 1969 - 1971 (TV Show)

Music

The Danny Kaye Show 1963 - 1967 (TV Show)

Music

The Bob Newhart Show 1961 - 1962 (TV Show)

Music

The Sid Caesar Show 1958 - 1959 (TV Show)

Music

Indiscretion of an American Wife 1954 (Movie)

songs("Summer in Rome" "Indiscretion) (Song)

The Orchid Award 1952 - 1954 (TV Show)

Music
Actor (4)

Kull the Conqueror 1997 (Movie)

Dragon Legion Guard (Actor)

Splitting Heirs 1993 (Movie)

French Driver (Actor)

Roger Corman's Frankenstein Unbound 1990 (Movie)

Watchman (Actor)

Royce (TV Show)

Actor
Sound (4)

The Adjuster 1992 (Movie)

(Boom Operator)

Circleman 1988 (Movie)

(Boom Operator)

On Thin Ice: The Tai Babilonia Story (TV Show)

Boom Operator

Taking the Heat (TV Show)

Boom Operator
Director (1)

My Giant 1998 (Movie)

(Czech Republic crew Original Rank: 2nd Unit) (Director)
Visual Effects & Animation (1)

Countryman 1981 (Movie)

(Special Effects)

Relationships

Grandchild
had four survived him

Jo Stafford

Wife
married in 1952 survived him

Amy Weston

Daughter
survived him

Tim Weston

Son
survived him

EDUCATION

Dartmouth College

Hanover, New Hampshire 1933
band conductor and musical arranger

Columbia University

New York, New York

Milestones

1968

Oversaw the comedy "Laugh In"

1952

Married Jo Stafford

1950

Became west coast director of artists and repertoire at Columbia Records

1943

Musical director for Capitol Records

1941

Co-wrote band arrangement for "Holiday Inn" with Bing Crosby and Fred Astaire

1940

Moved to Hollywood to work for the Bob Crosby Orchestra

1935

Became official arranger when Tommy Dorsey took over Hayme's orchestra; wrote arrangements for "Song of India", "Star Dust" and Night and Day"

1934

Sold his first arrangment to Joe Hayme's orchestra

Worked at CBS with Jonathan Winters and Jim Nabors

Hired a the musical arranger for "Fleischman Hour" on the radio by Rudy Vallee

Musical director of the "Bob Newhart Show"

Musical director for "Disney on Parade"for three years

Ran Corinthian Records which distributed his and Stafford's Capitol and Columbia albums

Musical director for NBC-TV

Retired from TV in the 1970s

Bonus Trivia

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Founder and first national president of the National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences

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