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Tuomas Holopainen Net Worth

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Tuomas Holopainen net worth is
$10 Million

Tuomas Holopainen Wiki/Biography

Tuomas Lauri Johannes Holopainen is a Finnish songwriter, multi-instrumentalist musician, screenwriter and record producer, best known as the founder, leader, keyboardist and songwriter of symphonic metal band Nightwish. He has also studied jazz and classical styles, but pre...



Full NameTuomas Holopainen
Net Worth$10 Million
Date Of BirthDecember 25, 1976
Place Of BirthKitee, Finland
Height1.88 m
ProfessionMusician, Record producer, Composer, Lyricist, Keyboard Player, Songwriter, Screenwriter, Multi-instrumentalist, Actor
EducationSibelius Academy
NationalityFinland
SpouseJohanna Kurkela
ParentsPentti Holopainen, Kirsti Nortia-Holopainen, While Your Lips Are Still Red, Bye Bye Beautiful, Wish I Had an Angel
SiblingsSusanna Holopainen, Petri Holopainen, While Your Lips Are Still Red, Bye Bye Beautiful, Wish I Had an Angel
PartnerJohanna Kurkela
NicknamesHolopainen, Tuomas , Too
Facebookhttp://www.facebook.com/Tuomas.L.J.Holopainen
Twitterhttp://www.twitter.com/tuomasofficial
IMDBhttp://imdb.com/name/nm2054714
Music GroupsNightwish (Since 1996), For My Pain..., Darkwoods My Betrothed, Nattvindens Gråt, Sethian
MoviesImaginaerum by Nightwish
#Trademark
1Known for being influenced by fantasy and science-fiction films and novels
2Heavy use of choirs and percussion.
#Fact
1Worked on the side as a substitute teacher during the early days of Nightwish.
2Married Finnish pop singer Johanna Kurkela on October 28th, 2015.
3Enjoys pinball.
4Is engaged to Finnish pop singer Johanna Kurkela, after being in a relationship for 5 years [2014].
5Making demos for Nightwish's upcoming new album. [July 2010]
6Has been in a relationship with a popular Finnish pop singer Johanna Kurkela since 2009.
7His favorite Nightwish song is The Poet and the Pendulum.
8One of his favorite albums is The Black Album by Metallica.
9Got his graduation diploma at age 15.
10Enjoys NHL hockey.
11Favorite movies are the Village, The Shawshank Redemption, Dances with Wolves, Dead Poets' Society and Raiders of the Lost Ark.
12Most of his songs are about his feelings about situations in which he has been.
13Claims he gets his musical inspirations from film music and fantasy novels.
14Has stated that he was not a fan of heavy music at all until he attended a Metallica and Guns 'N Roses concert in Kansas City whilst on a foreign exchange trip.
15Says that Donald Duck is his favorite Disney character.
16His mother signed him up for piano class in school when he was seven years old.
17Studied clarinet, tenor saxophone, piano and music theory for eleven years at a music college.
18Studied jazz and classical styles, but he didn't appreciate these styles preferring to be influenced by harmonic film music.
19Has said that his biggest inspirations are Greek composer Vangelis and German composer Hans Zimmer.
20Holopainen has been noted as a source of inspiration for other bands, especially within symphonic, gothic and power metal. Simone Simons, lead singer of Epica, stated that she began singing due to Nightwish.
21During the winter of 2005/2006 he says he watched the film The Village 10 times a week, often 2 or 3 times a day. He referred to this film as "'Escapism' at its best". Holopainen often describes himself being an escapist, and has written a song about it with the same name.
22Claimed that Disney inspired him when he was just 2 years old.
23He also play in bands For My Pain and Timo Rautiainen.
24His favorite director is James Cameron.
25His favorite book is "The Lord Of The Rings" by J.R.R.Tolkien.
26His favorite author are J.R.R.Tolkien and Stephen King.

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
SuomiLOVETV Series lyrics - 1 episode, 2017 writer - 1 episode, 2017
Tarja: Luna Park Ride2015Video writer: "Stargazers", "Wishmaster"
Beauty & the Beat: Tarja Turunen & Mike Terrana2014Video writer: "Swanheart"
Imaginaerum2012writer: "Slow, Love, Slow"
Atop the Fourth Wall2010TV Series writer - 1 episode
Lieksa!2007writer: "While Your Lips Are Still Red"
The Cave2005writer: "Nemo"
Alone in the Dark2005lyrics: "Wish I Had an Angel" / music: "Wish I Had an Angel"
Plan-ilta lapselle2004TV Movie lyrics: "Wish I had an Angel" / writer: "Wish I had an Angel"
Rotanloukku2003TV Movie writer: "Sleeping Sun"
Kohtalon kirja2003arranger: "End of All Hope", "Slaying the Dreamer" / lyrics: "Slaying the Dreamer" / writer: "End of All Hope", "Slaying the Dreamer"
Tango Kabaree2001writer: "Wishmaster"
Eurovision laulukilpailu 2000 - Suomen karsinta2000TV Movie writer: "Sleepwalker"
Lista Top 40TV Series lyrics - 1 episode, 1999 writer - 1 episode, 1999

Composer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Nightwish: Live at Ratina Stadion2016Video
Nightwish: Live at Wembley Arena2016Video
Lohtu2014Video short
Nightwish: End of an Era2006Video

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Nightwish: Live at Ratina Stadion2016VideoKeyboards
Imaginaerum2012Tom Whitman - age 47

Writer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Imaginaerum2012story

Music Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Nightwish: Live at Teatro Metropolitan, Mexico City, Mexico2015TV Movie musician: keyboards

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
To Nightwish with Love2016Documentary thanks
Rock Suomi2010TV Series documentary thanks - 1 episode

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Nightwish: Live at Wembley Arena2016VideoHimself - Keyboards
Puoli seitsemän2016TV SeriesHimself
To Nightwish with Love2016DocumentaryHimself
Nightwish: Live at Teatro Metropolitan, Mexico City, Mexico2015TV MovieHimself
Arto Nyberg2005-2015TV SeriesHimself
Lohtu2014Video shortHimself
Nightwish: Showtime, Storytime2013VideoHimself - Keyboards
Please Learn the Setlist in 48 Hours2013Video documentaryHimself
Heikki & Mikko Show2012TV SeriesHimself
Metal Evolution2012TV Series documentaryHimself
Korkojen kera2011TV SeriesHimself
Summeri2011TV SeriesHimself
Strada2011TV SeriesHimself
Rock Suomi2010-2011TV Series documentaryHimself
Rautaa rajan taa2010DocumentaryHimself
Weekend Music2008TV SeriesHimself
Boogie2008TV SeriesHimself
Nightwish: End of an Era2006VideoHimself - Keyboards
Pop Klubi2006TV SeriesHimself
Top of the Pops2004TV SeriesHimself
Nightwish: End of Innocence2003Video documentaryHimself, songwriter, keyboards, producer
Nightwish: From Wishes to Eternity - Live2001VideoHimself, keyboards
Eurovision laulukilpailu 2000 - Suomen karsinta2000TV MovieHimself (as Nightwish)
Lista Top 401999TV SeriesHimself - Performer / Interviewee

Known for movies


Source
IMDB Wikipedia

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