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Michael Penn was born on August 1, 1958 in New York City, New York, USA as Michael Daniel Penn. He is a composer, known for Boogie Nights (1997), Hard Eight (1996) and Sunshine Cleaning (2008). He has been married to Aimee Mann since December 29, 1997. He was previously married to Kate Dornan. See full bio »

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Boogie Nights
Boogie Nights Composer
Hard Eight
Hard Eight Composer
Sunshine Cleaning
The Last Kiss
The Last Kiss Composer


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 2012-2016 Girls (TV Series) (51 episodes)
- Love Stories (2016) ... (music by)
- I Love You Baby (2016) ... (music by)
- Homeward Bound (2016) ... (music by)
- Hello Kitty (2016) ... (music by)
- The Panic in Central Park (2016) ... (music by)
 2013-2014 Masters of Sex (TV Series) (24 episodes)
- The Revolution Will Not Be Televised (2014) ... (music by)
- One for the Money, Two for the Show (2014) ... (music by)
- Below the Belt (2014) ... (music by)
- Story of My Life (2014) ... (music by)
- Mirror, Mirror (2014) ... (music by)
 2014/I Barefoot
 2013 Bart (Short) (original music by)
 2010 Skateland
 2009 Solitary Man
 2008 American Teen (Documentary)
 2006 The Last Kiss
 2005 The Comedians of Comedy (Documentary)
 1997 Boogie Nights
 1996 Hard Eight
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Other Works:

CD No Myth (1989)

Alternate Names:

Michael Penn & The Pull


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Had a US top 10 hit in 1989 with the song "No Myth". See more »

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