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Sylvester Levay

Sylvester Levay was born as Szylveszter Lévay. He is known for his work on Scarface (1983), Flashdance (1983) and Cobra (1986). He is married to Monika Levay. See full bio »

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Scarface Music Department
Flashdance Music Department
Cobra Composer
Hot Shots!
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 1998-2007 Medicopter 117 - Jedes Leben zählt (TV Series) (58 episodes)
- Angst! (2007)
- Ohne Skrupel (2007)
- Der Tunnel (2006)
- Feuer! (2006)
 1998 Der Todesbus (TV Movie)
 1994 Flashfire
 1993 Tales from the Crypt (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Food for Thought (1993)
 1993 Donato and Daughter (TV Movie)
 1993 I Can Make You Love Me (TV Movie)
 1993 Dead Before Dawn (TV Movie)
 1992 Condition: Critical (TV Movie)
 1992 In the Deep Woods (TV Movie)
 1991 False Arrest (TV Movie)
 1991 The Heroes of Desert Storm (TV Movie)
 1991 The Owl (TV Movie)
 1991 Hot Shots!
 1991 Stone Cold
 1990 Dark Avenger (TV Movie)
 1990 Snow Kill (TV Movie)
 1990 Navy Seals
 1990 Laker Girls (TV Movie)
 1989 Hardball (TV Series) (3 episodes)
 1989 The Cover Girl and the Cop (TV Movie)
 1988 Police Story: Gladiator School (TV Movie)
 1988 Something Is Out There (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Don't Look Back (1988)
- Gladiator (1988)
 1988 Case Closed (TV Movie)
 1988 The Tracker (TV Movie)
 1988 Probe (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Computer Logic (1988)
 1987 Werewolf (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- The Black Ship (1987)
- Pilot (1987)
 1987 Top Kids (TV Movie)
 1987 Burglar
 1987 The Abduction of Kari Swenson (TV Movie)
 1987 Mannequin
 1986 Intimate Encounters (TV Movie)
 1986 Touch and Go
 1986 Cobra
 1986 Choke Canyon
 1986 Annihilator (TV Movie)
 1984-1986 Airwolf (TV Series) (37 episodes)
- Hawke's Run (1986)
- Desperate Monday (1986)
- Day of Jeopardy (1986)
 1985 The Look (Documentary)
 1985 Alfred Hitchcock Presents (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Final Escape (1985) ... (musical score by)
 1985 My Man Adam
 1985 Creator
 1985 Sins of the Father (TV Movie)
 1984 A Touch of Scandal (TV Movie)
 1984 Wet Gold (TV Movie)
 1984 Body Rock
 1984 Invitation to Hell (TV Movie)
 1984 Time Bomb (TV Movie)
 1984 Airwolf (TV Movie)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Musicals, with lyricist Michael Kunze: "Hexen Hexen", "Elisabeth", "Mozart!", "Rebecca" (in the making).

Alternate Names:

Sylvester Levai | Sylvestor Levay

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Co-founder, with Michael Kunze, of Silver Convention in 1975. See more »

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