Caption: Damon Albarn and Rufus Norris
Soundtrack, Composer, Music Department
Born: March 23, 1968
Star sign: Aries
Height: 5' 11" (1.8 m)
Known for: Trainspotting (1996), Liusi (2014), Ordinary Decent Criminal (2000), Cloverfield (2008)
Damon Albarn was born in Whitechapel Hospital, London. He was the son of Keith (a former luminary of England's late-1960s psychedelic rock scene that yielded Soft Machine and others) and Hazel (a stage designer for Joan Littlewood's theatre company). Arriving in Colchester, Essex in the late '70s, the young Damon began studying music (the piano) ...