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Jean Michel Basquiat (Character)
from Basquiat (1996)

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Basquiat -- Basquiat chronicles the meteoric rise to fame of the gifted and charismatic young New York artist, Jean-Michel Basquiat, as he emerges from the streets of the East Village to become an internationally renowned sensation.

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Alternate Names:
Jean-Michel Basquiat / Young Jean Michel


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  1. Basquiat (1996) Played by Jeffrey Wright / Brian Wright (as Young Jean Michel)

  2. Downtown 81 (1981) Played by Saul Williams (as Jean-Michel Basquiat)
    ... aka "New York Beat Movie" - USA (original title)
    ... aka "Glenn O'Brien's New York Beat Movie" - USA (complete title)
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  1. Premio Donostia a Willem Dafoe (2005) (TV) Played by Jeffrey Wright

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From Basquiat (1996)
Basquiat: He says he's jealous of the moon, because you look at it. He's jealous of the sun, because it warms you. He says, "I feel you, even when I'm not feeling you. I talk to you when I'm not talking to you. I love you, even when I'm not loving you."... you know I love you, Gina. See more »

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