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Ted Demme (1963–2002)

Ted Demme was born on October 26, 1963 in New York City, New York, USA as Edward Demme. He was a director and producer, known for Blow (2001), Life (1999) and Beautiful Girls (1996). He was married to Amanda Scheer-Demme. He died on January 13, 2002 in Santa Monica, California, USA. See full bio »

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 2003 A Decade Under the Influence (Documentary)
 2001 Blow
 2001 Bruce Springsteen: The Complete Video Anthology 1978-2000 (Video documentary) (video "Streets of Philadelphia")
 1999 Action (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Pilot (1999)
 1999/I Life
 1998 Monument Ave.
 1997 Denis Leary: Lock 'N Load (TV Movie)
 1997 SUBWAYStories: Tales from the Underground (TV Movie) (segment "Manhattan Miracle")
 1997 Gun (TV Series) (1 episode)
- The Hole (1997)
 1994-1996 Homicide: Life on the Street (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Hostage: Part 1 (1996)
 1994 The Ref
 1992 No Cure for Cancer (TV Movie documentary)
 1992 The Bet (Short)
 1988 Yo! MTV Raps (TV Series)
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Music video: Co-directed (w/Jonathan Demme) Bruce Springsteen's video "Philadelphia".

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1 Interview | 3 Articles | See more »

Alternate Names:

Edward Demme

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And then we watched an amazing number of movies from the late '60s and '70s, which is my favorite time, and we studied their camera movements, their stocks, the way they lit stuff, the colors they used. See more »


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Movies and short films that often cast comedian Denis Leary

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