Caption: Mark Mothersbaugh at event of The Oscars (2015)
Composer, Soundtrack, Music Department
Born: May 18, 1950
Star sign: Taurus
Height: 5' 7" (1.7 m)
Known for: The Lego Movie (2014), The Royal Tenenbaums (2001), Rushmore (1998), 21 Jump Street (2012)
Graduate of Woodridge High School in Peninsula, Ohio. Attended Kent State University (1970-73) in Kent, Ohio, to focus on attaining an art degree. While at Kent State Mothersbaugh met Jerry Casale and Bob Lewis, who ultimately joined him in forming the 1970-80s avant-garde band Devo. Awarded an honorary doctorate degree (2008) from Kent State in ...