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From the Booth to the Big Screen

These DJs are taking over Hollywood

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    Some of dance music's biggest producers have taken their talents to the big screen.

    Daft Punk collaborator Pharrell is up for an Oscar this year for this Despicable Me 2 contribution "Happy." He's also performing the song at the awards!

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    Divergent will be out later this year, but Zedd and Ellie Goulding have already contributed to the soundtrack!

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    Spring Breakers, starring Selena Gomez, Ashley Benson, & Vanessa Hudgens, features a few songs from Skrillex on its soundtrack.

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    Skrillex makes a cameo in Wreck it Ralph and also contributed to the score with the Noisia remix of "Bug Hunt."

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    Paul van Dyk contributed to The Dark Knight by remixing Hanz Zimmer's "Dark Knight Theme."

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    Paul van Dyk also wrote a song called "Time Of Our Lives" for the Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants.

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    Cedric Gervais makes a cameo in Pain & Gain, and also contributed 2 songs to the soundtrack.

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    Axwell & Sebastian Ingrosso created "Roar" for Disney PIXAR's Monster's University.

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    Daft Punk scored Tron: Legacy. It was the first film score for the duo.

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    Tron wasn’t the only movie Daft Punk got involved with. The duo's "Da Funk" is featured in The Saint.

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    The Bling Ring features "FML" by Deadmau5.

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    Nero had their song "Into the Past" included in the soundtrack of The Great Gatsby.

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    The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones includes songs from Zedd, Bassnectar, and Seven Lions & Myon & Shane 54.

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    Paul Oakenfold contributed "Dread Rock" to The Matrix Reloaded.

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    Paul Oakenfold also makes a small cameo in The Rules of Attraction.

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    Tiesto remixed the "Mission Impossible" theme for the most recent installment Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocol.

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    Paul Oakenfold's "Ready, Steady, Go" appears in Collateral.

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    Deadmau5's "Sofi Needs A Ladder" (from his 4x4 album), is featured on the soundtrack to The Hangover Part II.

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    BT has scored quite a few films, including The Fast and the Furious, Go, and more. He also produced the score for Zoolander, but removed his name from the project.

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    Pioneer of synth, Giorgio Moroder, who also contributed to Daft Punk's album this year, wrote the Academy Award-winning soundtrack for Midnight Express.

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    A-Trak's "Ray Ban Vision" is featured in Project X.

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    Showtek's "Raver" landed in the Sacha Baron Cohen movie Bruno.

    Photos: Nicole Mastrogiannis for iHeartRadio/Universal Pictures