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Alain Boublil

Alain Boublil was born in Tunisia and imigrated to Paris, France at 18. He worked in music publishing before writing lyrics for French pop music. He became enamored with musical theatre and began working with another composer, Claude-Michel Schonberg. He lives in London and is the father of four sons. See full bio »
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 2015 Divendres (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #6.117 (2015) ... (writer: "On My Own")
 2014 Yu-Gi-Oh! The Abridged Series (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Kai (2014) ... (writer: "Look Down" - uncredited)
 2014 The Voice (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- The Blind Auditions, Part 3 (2014) ... (lyrics: "On My Own")
 2014 Sherlock (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- The Empty Hearse (2014) ... (lyrics: "Do You Hear the People Sing?" - uncredited)
 2013 Tu cara me suena (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #3.4 (2013) ... (writer: "I Dreamed a Dream")
 2013 Secret Voices of Hollywood (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "I Dreamed a Dream" from Les Misérables - as Alain Albert Boublil)
 2013 Britain's Got Talent (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Episode #7.4 (2013) ... (lyrics: "Bring Him Home", "I Dreamed a Dream" - uncredited)
 2013 The Oscars (TV Special) (writer: "Suddenly", "One Day More", "I Dreamed a Dream")
  Glee (TV Series) (lyrics - 2 episodes, 2009 - 2013) (music - 1 episode, 2010)
- Diva (2013) ... (lyrics: "Bring Him Home" - uncredited)
- Dream On (2010) ... (music: "I Dreamed a Dream" - uncredited)
- Pilot (2009) ... (lyrics: "On My Own" - uncredited)
 2011 Homenaje a Plácido Domingo (TV Movie) (writer: "Estrellas")
 2011 The Nostalgia Chick (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Les Miserables: The Musical (2011) ... (lyrics: "The Confrontation", "One Day More")
 2011 The 83rd Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) (writer: "On My Own")
 2010 No me la puc treure del cap (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Per què he plorat? (2010) ... (lyrics: "One Day More - Finale")
 2010 Saturday Night Live (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Ryan Phillippe/Ke$ha (2010) ... (lyrics: "I Dreamed a Dream" - uncredited)
 2009-2010 Live from Studio Five (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Episode #1.88 (2010) ... (writer: "I Dreamed a Dream")
- Episode #1.56 (2009) ... (writer: "I Dreamed a Dream")
 2009 Angela and Friends (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.9 (2009) ... (writer: "I Dreamed a Dream")
 2009 Dancing with the Stars (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Round Eight: Results Show (2009) ... (lyrics: "I Dreamed a Dream")
 2009 Glee: Director's Cut Pilot Episode (TV Movie) (lyrics: "On My Own" - uncredited)
  Great Performances (TV Series) (1 episode, 2004) (lyrics - 1 episode, 1995)
- Broadway's Lost Treasures II (2004) ... ("At the End of the Day" and One Day More")
- Les Misérables in Concert (1995) ... (lyrics: "At the End of the Day", "I Dreamed A Dream", "Who Am I?", "Come to Me", "Castle on a Cloud", "Master Of The House", "Look Down", "Stars", "Red and Black/Do You Hear the People Sing", "In My Life/A Heart Full of Love", "One Day More", "On My Own", "Upon These Stones", "Little People", "A Little Fall of Rain", "Drink with Me", "Bring Him Home", "Javert's Suicide", "Turning", "Empty Chairs at Empty Tables", "Beggars at the Feast", "Finale")
 2003 Nouvelle Star (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.7 (2003) ... (writer: "On My Own")
 1997 Stars in Their Eyes (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #8.3 (1997) ... (writer: "Empty Chairs at Empty Tables")
 1991 The 45th Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) (lyrics: "The American Dream")
 1991 Seinfeld (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Jacket (1991) ... (writer: "Master of the House" - uncredited)
 1987 The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 10 June 1987 (1987) ... (lyrics: "I Dream a Dream")
 1987 The 41st Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) (writer: "At the End of the Day", "One Day More!")
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Claude Michel Schonberg and his musical, "Les Miserables," was performed at the Palace Theatre in London, England with Craig Pinder (played Jean Valjean), Clive Carter (played Javert), Rebecca Storm (played Fantine), Tricia Deighton (played Crone), Myra Sands (played Madame Thenardier), David Delve (played Thenardier), Laura ... See more »

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[on 'Les Miserables', 2012] The prophecy of Hugo has not budged. Nothing he prophesied 150 years ago has become irrelevant today.

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He was awarded the 1997 Laurence Olivier Theatre Award for Best New Musical of 1996 for Martin Guerre. See more »

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