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André Benjamin


André Benjamin was born on May 27, 1975 in Atlanta, Georgia, USA as Andre Benjamin. See full bio »
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  Dancing with the Stars (TV Series) (1 episode, 2014) (writer - 2 episodes, 2011 - 2012)
- It's Movie Night (2014) ... ("Back to Black")
- Episode #14.1 (2012) ... (writer: "Dedication to My Ex (Miss That)")
- Round Two (2011) ... (writer: "Hey Ya!")
 2014 So You Think You Can Dance (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Top 16 Perform, 2 Eliminated (2014) ... (performer: "Back to Black")
 2014 The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Justin Timberlake (2014) ... (writer: "So Fresh, So Clean" - uncredited)
 2014 Tu cara me suena (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #3.14 (2014) ... (writer: "Hey Ya")
 2011-2013 The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (TV Series) (writer - 17 episodes)
- Episode #21.159 (2013) ... (writer: "Green Light" - uncredited)
- Episode #21.64 (2013) ... (writer: "Hey Ya!" - uncredited)
- Episode #21.46 (2012) ... (writer: "Green Light" - uncredited)
- Episode #21.18 (2012) ... (writer: "Hey Ya!" - uncredited)
- Episode #20.204 (2012) ... (writer: "Green Light" - uncredited)
 2013 The Great Gatsby (performer: "Back to Black" - as André 3000)
 2012 The X Factor (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Live Show 3 (2012) ... (writer: "Dedication to My Ex (Miss That)")
 2011-2012 Dancing Stars (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Episode #7.8 (2012) ... (writer: "Hey Ya!")
- Episode #6.3 (2011) ... (writer: "Hey Ya!")
 2012 The Block (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Red House Elimination: Night 3 (2012) ... (writer: "Dedication to My Ex (Miss That)" - uncredited)
 2010-2012 Dancing with the Stars (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- 2012 Premiere (2012) ... (writer: "Dedication to My Ex (Miss That)" - uncredited)
- Episode #10.2 (2010) ... (writer: "Hey Ya" - uncredited)
 2012 No me la puc treure del cap (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Bon rotllo (2012) ... (writer: "Hey Ya")
 2011 Tosh.0 (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Evolution of Dance Guy (Dance-Off) (2011) ... (writer: "Hey Ya! " - uncredited)
 2010 Step Up 3D (writer: "Who Dat", "GhettoMusick")
 2009 Casal Rock (TV Series) (writer - 4 episodes)
- El concert (2009) ... (writer: "Què hi ha")
- Tot va bé? (2009) ... (writer: "Què hi ha")
- Moguda a l'institut (2009) ... (writer: "Què hi ha")
- Accelera! (2009) ... (writer: "Hey Ya", "Què hi ha")
 2009 Grand Theft Auto IV: The Lost and Damned (Video Game) (performer: "Green Light" - as André 3000) / (writer: "Green Light")
 2008 Welcome Home, Roscoe Jenkins (writer: "So Fresh, So Clean")
 2007 20 to 1 (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Party Songs (2007) ... (writer: "Hey Ya" - as Andre 3000)
 2006 Smokin' Aces (as Andre Benjamin, "Spottieottiedopaliscious")
  Grey's Anatomy (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2006) (writer - 1 episode, 2006)
- Sometimes a Fantasy (2006) ... (performer: "Idlewild Blue (Don'tchu Worry Bout Me)") / (writer: "Idlewild Blue (Don'tchu Worry Bout Me)")
 2006 Idlewild (performer: "On the Way to Heaven" (Instrumental) - as André 3000) / (writer: "Greatest Show on Earth", "Makes No Sense", "Chronomentrophobia", "Movin' Cool (The After Party)", "Take Off Your Cool", "On the Way to Heaven" (Instrumental), "Church", "She Slowly Lives in My Lap", "Vibrate", "Morris Brown", "PJ & Rooster")
 2006 The Bloopers of Narnia (Video short) (writer: "Hey Ya" - uncredited)
 2006 ATL (writer: "Git Up, Git Out")
 2005 Rebound (writer: "Hey Ya")
 2004 Flight of the Phoenix (writer: "Hey Ya")
 2004 After the Sunset (writer: "B.O.B. (Bombs over Baghdad)")
 2004 Barbershop 2: Back in Business (writer: "I Can't Wait" - as A. Benjamin)
 2003 2 Fast 2 Furious (writer: "On & On & On")
 2003 Head of State (writer: "B.O.B.")
 2002 8 Mile (writer: "Players Ball")
 2002 The Adventures of Pluto Nash (writer: "So Fresh, So Clean (Stankonia Remix)")
 2002 Scooby-Doo (writer: "Land of a Million Drums")
 2002 The New Guy (writer: "So Fresh, So Clean")
 2002 Bad Company (writer: "B.O.B. (Bombs Over Baghdad)")
 2002 Undeclared (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Truth or Dare (2002) ... (writer: "ATLiens" - uncredited)
 2001 How High (writer: "B.O.B (Bombs Over Baghdad)")
 2001 Lara Croft: Tomb Raider ("Speedballin'")
 2000 Shaft (as Andre Benjamin, "Tough Guy")
 1999 Any Given Sunday (writer: "SOLE SUNDAY" - as A. Benjamin)
 1999 Light It Up (writer: "High Schoolin'")
 1997 Soul Food (writer: "In Due Time")
 1995 New Jersey Drive (writer: "Benz or Beamer" - as A. Benjamin)
 1995 Martin (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- All the Players Came (1995) ... (writer: "Git Up, Git Out")
 1995 Higher Learning (writer: "PHOBIA" - as Andre Benjamin)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Appeared in Sleepy Brown's "I Can't Wait" music video from the Barbershop 2 soundtrack. (2004) See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Interview | 1 Article | See more »

Alternate Names:

Andre 3000 | André 3000 | Andre Benjamin | Outkast

Height:

5' 10" (1.78 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

I'll wear costume jewelery on stage, but I only actually own one piece of jewelery, and that's a Native American beaded necklace that I wear all the time. I bought it years ago because my family has Native American roots - I'm part African, part Native American. See more »

Trivia:

Turned down a role in Dreamgirls (2006). See more »

Trademark:

Outlandish style of dress

Nickname:

Dre See more »

Star Sign:

Gemini

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