TIMOTHY STUART JONES
Timothy Stuart Jones was born in Mission Viejo, CA but is a native of Arizona. His father was a Top Gun fighter pilot and his stepfather owns a large agribusiness company with a home base in Yuma, AZ.
TSJ started UCSD with a major in music and finished in Boston at the Berklee College of Music. He graduated Cum Laude from Berklee with a BA majoring in film scoring.
Early work for Mercedes Benz, Toyota and IBM helped him establish a foothold in Los Angeles. He eventually ended up on the NBC show, Chuck for which he scored all five seasons. His TV work brought him to the attention of Mark Mothersbaugh. Working with Mark led to Jones scoring portions of the Marvel film, Thor : Ragnarok. He also provided score for Lego Movie 2, Holmes and Watson and most recently Mitchell’s vs. The Machines and Hotel Transylvania 4. Because of Jones’ contribution to Thor : Ragnarok, Marvel asked him to be a part of the music team on Captain Marvel. He also was brought in by Janusz Kaminski to compose additional score for his film, American Dream. He recently completed the first season of The Platform for producer, Monsoor Aldhaheri. The series is shot and produced in the rapidly growing film industry in the United Arab Emirates.
Jones has also completed films with several exciting new directors. Lin Oeding, Office Uprising, Braven Jesper Ganslandt, Beast of Burden, Snabba Cash and Joel David Moore, Hide and Seek. Joel’s edgy thriller will be released by Saban Films later in 2021. Jones also has a long relationship with Dir/Prod Mike Elliot for whom he has written four scores : American Pie Presents : Girls’ Rules, Smoking Aces: Blowback, Secrets of Emily Blair and, Santa Girl.
Currently in 2021 he is scoring the feature length documentary, Waterman for director, Issac Halasima. Narrated by Jason Momoa, it covers the amazing life of Duke Kahanamoku. Duke was a four time olympian, beloved figure in Hawaii and the father of modern surfing.
Timothy Stuart Jones is an American film composer living and working in Los Angeles, CA. He and his wife Evelyn have two children, Tessa and Finley.