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Jorge Ben was born on March 22, 1942 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil as Jorge Duílio Lima Menezes. See full bio »
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 2013/I Believe (writer: "Mas Que Nada")
 2013 Kick-Ass 2 (as Ben, "A Minha Menina")
 2013 So You Think You Can Dance (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Top 12 Perform: 2 Eliminated (2013) ... (writer: "Mas Que Nada")
 2013 The Voice of the Philippines (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.6 (2013) ... (writer: "Mas Que Nada")
 2013 vem_aí (TV Special) (performer: "Vem Aí" - uncredited)
 2012 The Voice Brasil (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Apresentações ao Vivo #2 (2012) ... (writer: "Found Someone New / Por Causa De Você")
  Som Brasil (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes, 2009 - 2012) (performer - 1 episode, 2009)
- Festivais (2012) ... (writer: "Filho Maravilha (Fio Maravilha)")
- Toquinho (2010) ... (writer: "Que Maravilha")
- Jorge Ben Jor (2009) ... (performer: "Mas Que Nada", "Taj Mahal", "Fio Maravilha", "Ive Brussel", "A Banda do Zé Pretinho") / (writer: "Mas Que Nada", "Zazueira", "País Tropical", "Xica da Silva", "Taj Mahal", "Fio Maravilha", "Que Maravilha", "Bebete Vãobora", "Ive Brussel", "Jorge da Capadócia", "W Brasil (Chama o Síndico)", "Por Causa de Você Menina", "Chove Chuva", "A Banda do Zé Pretinho")
 2012 Claudia Leitte: Negalora - Íntimo (Video documentary) (writer: "Mas Que Nada")
 2012 As Brasileiras (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- A Mamãe da Barra (2012) ... (writer: "Por Causa de Você, Menina")
 2012 Avenida Brasil (TV Series) (writer: "Mas Que Nada")
 2011 Miss Universe 2011 (TV Special) (writer: "Mas Que Nada")
 2011 Dancing Stars (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #6.9 (2011) ... (writer: "Mas Que Nada")
 2011 The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #19.139 (2011) ... (writer: "Mas que Nada")
 2011 Rio (writer: "Mas Que Nada")
 2010 Rio Sex Comedy (writer: "She's My Shoo Shoo (Minha Menina)")
 2010 Young Hearts (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #18.1 (2010) ... (performer: "Zagueiro, Umbabarauma")
 2009 Smoke Gets in Your Eyes (performer: "Taj Mahal", "Que Nega é Essa") / (writer: "Taj Mahal", "Chove Chuva", "Que Nega é Essa")
 2009 Dancing with the Stars (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Round Three: Results Show (2009) ... (writer: "Mas Que Nada" - uncredited)
- Round Three (2009) ... (writer: "Mas Que Nada" - uncredited)
 2008 If Nothing Else Works Out (writer: "Tenha Fé Pois Amanhã um Lindo Dia Vai Nascer")
 2008 Two Lovers (lyrics: "Chove Chuva (The Constant Rain)" (1966))
 2008 Over Her Dead Body (writer: "Mas Que Nada")
  Por Toda Minha Vida (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2007) (writer - 1 episode, 2007)
- Tim Maia (2007) ... (performer: "Lorraine", "W Brasil (Chama o Síndico)") / (writer: "Lorraine", "W Brasil (Chama o Síndico)")
 2007 Right On (performer: "Os Alquimistas estão Chegando os Alquimistas", "Quem Mandou") / (writer: "Os Alquimistas estão Chegando os Alquimistas", "Quem Mandou")
 2007 The Doorman (performer: "Punta de Lancana Africano") / (writer: "Punta de Lancana Africano")
 2007 Morpheus' Arms (Short) (performer: "Jorge da Capadocia") / (writer: "Jorge da Capadocia")
 2007 Music Within (writer: "Mas Que Nada")
 2006 The Eight (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Spoken Greek (2006) ... (writer: "Más Que Nada" - uncredited)
 2006 Zuzu Angel (performer: "A Minha Teimosia é Uma Arma Pra te Conquistar") / (writer: "A Minha Teimosia é Uma Arma Pra te Conquistar")
 2005 Happy Endings (writer: "Mas Que Nada")
 2004 Owner of the Story (performer: "Balança Pema")
 2004 Sexo, Amor e Traição (performer: "Minha Teimosia, uma Arma para te Conquistar" - as Jorge Ben Jor) / (writer: "Minha Teimosia, uma Arma para te Conquistar" - as Jorge Ben Jor)
 2002 City of Men (TV Series) ("A história de Jorge")
 2002 Cleo (TV Series) (music: "HÖR MIN SAMBA / MAS QUE NADA")
 2001 Things Behind the Sun (writer: "Mas Que Nada")
 1999 Vila Madalena (TV Series) (writer: "Profecias (Fim do Mundo)")
 1999 Southpaw (Documentary) (writer: "Tamba")
 1998 Next Stop Wonderland (writer: "Mas Que Nada")
 1997 Digging to China (writer: "Mas Que Nada")
 1997 Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery (writer: "Mas Que Nada")
 1996 I Shot Andy Warhol (writer: "Mas Que Nada")
 1994 Veja Esta Canção (performer: "Pisada de elefante", "Que maravilha" - as Jorge Ben Jor) / (writer: "Pisada de elefante", "Que maravilha" - as Jorge Ben Jor)
 1994 Tropicaliente (TV Series) (performer: "Princesa") / (writer: "Princesa")
 1990 Joe Versus the Volcano (writer: "Más que nada")
 1984 Partido Alto (TV Series) (performer: "Me Chamando de Paixão") / (writer: "Me Chamando de Paixão")
 1978 Dancin' Days (TV Series) ("Amante Amado")
 1977 Di Cavalcanti (Short documentary) (performer: "Umbabaraúma - Homem Gol") / (writer: "Umbabaraúma - Homem Gol")
 1969 The Woman of Everyone (writer: "Que Pena")
 1968 Despedida de casada ("Más que nada")
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Alternate Names:

Jorge Benjor | Jorge Ben Jor

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In 1989 changed his name Jorge Ben to Jorge Ben Jor, after one of his royalty payments was mistakenly sent to American singer George Benson. See more »

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