Douglas Myron Lackey was born in Sacramento, California on August 10, 1932. He grew up in Petaluma, California and played in several Marching Bands. He was also the Valedictorian of his graduating class.
Lackey was educated at the University of California Los Angeles (UCLA) and became a prolific composer of film and television scores, He has also composed the musical scorings for a number of industrial motion pictures. Joining the American Society of Composers and Publishers (ASCAP) in 1963, his chief musical collaborator was Gene Kauer. He may best be remembered as the music editor for 22 episodes of the TV series “Family Guy” for which he won 2 Golden Reel Awards.
Douglas Lackey died in Woodland Hills, California on June 22, 2016.
LACKEY, Douglas M. (aka Douglass Lackey, Douglas Lackey, Doug Lackey, Doug Lacky) (Douglas Myron Lackey) [8/10/1932, Sacramento, California, U.S.A. – 6/22/2016, Woodland Hills, California, U.S.A.] – composer, songwriter, musician (French Horn), film editor, married to Rosemary Helen Connor [1937-2017] (1965-2016) father of Michele Marie Lackey [1969- ], Elizabeth Ann Lackey [1973- ].
The Proud and the Damned – 1968 (co)