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Art Blakey (1919–1990)

Art Blakey was born on October 11, 1919 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA. He was married to Anne Arnold, Atsuko Nakamura, Diana Bates and Clarice Stewart. He died on October 16, 1990 in New York City, New York, USA. See full bio »

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Revolutionary Road
Revolutionary Road Soundtrack
(2008)
The Change-Up
The Change-Up Soundtrack
(2011)
Freedom Writers
Freedom Writers Soundtrack
(2007)

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 2016 The Comedian (performer: "High Modes")
 2016 Crisis in Six Scenes (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.1 (2016) ... (performer: "Backstage Sally")
 2014 Pawn Sacrifice (performer: "Along Came Betty")
 2014 Top Five (performer: "Stretchin'")
 2013 Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom (performer: "Amuck") / (writer: "Amuck")
  Bi no tsubo (TV Series) (2 episodes, 2013) (performer - 6 episodes, 2012 - 2013)
- Watashi no Fujisan (2013) ... (performer: "Moanin'", "Blues March")
- Ryokucha (2013) ... ("Moanin'")
- Tanada (2013) ... ("Moanin'")
- Tokyo no mizube (2013) ... (performer: "Moanin'")
- Owan (2013) ... (performer: "Moanin'")
 2012/I Sparkle (performer: "Moanin'")
 2012 The Forger (performer: "Moanin'")
 2011 The Change-Up (performer: "Doodlin'")
 2008 Revolutionary Road (performer: "Lady Bird")
 2008 Who Is Kurt Wallander? (TV Movie documentary) (performer: "Moanin'" (Uncredited))
 2008 Grand Theft Auto IV (Video Game) ("Moanin'")
 2007 Memòries de la tele (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.10 (2007) ... (performer: "Óleo")
 2007 Freedom Writers (performer: "Rebirth Of Slick (Cool Like Dat)")
  Parashat Ha-Shavua (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2006) (writer - 1 episode, 2006)
- Vayeira (2006) ... (performer: "BLUES POUR MARCEL") / (writer: "BLUES POUR MARCEL")
 2005 Late Night with Conan O'Brien (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #12.164 (2005) ... (writer: "Moanin'" - uncredited)
 2005 Where the Truth Lies (performer: "Whisper Not" (1967))
 2002 Comedian (Documentary) (performer: "Moanin'")
 1997 The Last Time I Committed Suicide (performer: "The Thin Man")
 1997 This Life (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- How to Get in Bed by Advertising (1997) ... (performer: "Are You Real?" - uncredited)
 1981 American Pop (performer: "Moanin'")
 1959 Les liaisons dangereuses (performer: "No Problem", "Prelude In Blue (À L' Esquinade)", "No Hay Problema", "Prelude In Blue (Chez Miguel)")
 1959 The Road to Shame (performer: "Générique (Main Theme)", "Pierre Et Béatrice", "Nasol", "Tom", "Poursuite Dans La Ruelle", "Ne Chuchote Pas", "Mambo Dans La Voiture", "Merlin", "Juste Pour Eux Seuls", "Blues Pour Doudou", "Blues Pour Marcel", "Blues Pour Vava", "Pasquier", "Quaglio", "La Divorcée De Léo Fall", "Suspense, Tom Et Nasol", "Des Femmes Disparaissent", "Final Pour Pierre Et Béatrice") / (writer: "Générique (Main Theme)", "Pierre Et Béatrice", "Nasol", "Tom", "Poursuite Dans La Ruelle", "Ne Chuchote Pas", "Mambo Dans La Voiture", "Merlin", "Juste Pour Eux Seuls", "Blues Pour Doudou", "Blues Pour Marcel", "Blues Pour Vava", "Pasquier", "Quaglio", "La Divorcée De Léo Fall", "Suspense, Tom Et Nasol", "Des Femmes Disparaissent", "Final Pour Pierre Et Béatrice")
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Album (w/The Jazz Messengers and Barney Wilen): Les Liasons Dangereuses" O.S.T. (Fontana Records). See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Biographical Movies | 1 Article | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Abdullah Ibn Buhaina | Art Blakey and his Jazz Messengers
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Recognised in jazz as the leader of the hard bop movement. See more »

Nickname:

The Old Man See more »

Star Sign:

Libra

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