|Role||Actor, Composer, Singer|
|Born||December 7, 1949|
|Pomona, California, USA|
Tom Waits is an American singer-songwriter, composer, and actor. Waits has a distinctive voice, with this trademark growl, his incorporation of pre-rock music styles such as blues, jazz, and vaudeville, and experimental tendencies verging on industrial music, Waits has built up a distinctive musical persona. He has worked as a composer for movies and musical plays and has acted in supporting roles in films including Bram Stoker's Dracula and The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus.