Maynard James Keenan filmography and biography
Date of birth: 17 April 1964, Akron, Ohio, USA
Maynard James Keenan trivia
- Lead singer of the bands Tool and A Perfect Circle.
- (1984) Attended the United States Military Academy ("West Point") prep school.
- Was offered a lead role in the film Panic Room by 'David Fincher' himself, but turned it down due to commitments to his band Tool.
- (1995) Son Devo born.
- (1998) Co-founded the music group A Perfect Circle with Billy Howerdel, a friend of his who also worked as a guitar technician for Nine Inch Nails.
- Is a big fan of The Kids in the Hall.
- Attended Kendall College of Art and Design in Grand Rapids, Michigan.
- Was classmates with Gillian Anderson (I) at Kendall University.
- He is a big fan of Bill Hicks (II). In Tool's third album, there are many references to this great stand-up comic and they take excerpts from his performances.
- Formerly engaged to Jennifer Brena Ferguson. (2003)
- Bandmate of Adam Jones (II), Justin Chancellor, and Danny Carey (II).
- He is a wine enthusiast, and has over 2000 bottles of wine in his house. He also runs his own vineyard called Caduceus Cellars.
- Works with Nine Inch Nails guitarist/bassist/keyboardist Danny Lohner in the band Puscifer.
- Is a big fan of Mr. Show with Bob and David, appearing in two episodes from the first season
- Founder of Puscifer, a multi-media project.
Maynard James Keenan quotes
- "Once you take yourself too seriously the art will suffer."
- "People have to follow their hearts, and if their hearts lead them to Wal-Mart, so be it."
- "The record company's worst fear is that you'll fall in love or get rich."
- "If I'd been ranting and raving for years, you wouldn't be listening to me right now."
- "I'm a pessimist. But I'm a pessimist with a sense of responsibility. If I had never joined the military, the weight of my words wouldn't be so heavy."
Maynard James Keenan filmography
|Queens of Country||2011|
|Blood Into Wine||2010|
|Crank: High Voltage||2009|
|The Heart Is a Drum Machine||2009|
|Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Great Job!||2007|
|All We Are Saying||2005|
|Sleeping Dogs Lie||2005|
|Bikini Bandits 2: Golden Rod||2004|
|A Perfect Circle: Amotion||2004|
|Run Ronnie Run||2002|
|Tori Amos Live from NY||1998|
|Mr. Show with Bob and David||1995|
|Green Jelly: Cereal Killer||1992|