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Willy DeVille (1950–2009)


Willy DeVille was born on August 25, 1950 in Stamford, Connecticut, USA as William Borsey. He was married to Nina DeVille, Lisa and Toots. He died on August 6, 2009 in Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA. See full bio »

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 2013 CBGB (writer: "Soul Twist", "Steady Drivin Man", "One Way Street")
 2010 't Schaep Met De 5 Pooten (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Hallo, gezellig! (2010) ... (writer: "Lekker bakken in de zon" (Demasiado Corazon))
 2010 Treme (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Meet De Boys on the Battlefront (2010) ... (performer: "New Orleans" - uncredited)
 2007 Música des del cor (TV Movie) (writer: "Demasiado corazón")
 2007 Death Proof (performer: "It's So Easy") / (writer: "It's So Easy")
 2007 In the Land of Women (writer: "Spanish Stroll")
 2007 Grindhouse (performer: "It's So Easy" - uncredited) / (writer: "It's So Easy" - uncredited)
 2007 Esti showder (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #9.13 (2007) ... (writer: "Demasiado corazón")
 2007 Wild Hogs (writer: "Spanish Stroll" - as William DeVille)
 2007 La tele de tu vida (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.6 (2007) ... (performer: "Demasiado corazón")
 2006 You, Me and Dupree (writer: "Spanish Stroll")
 2003 Devil's Gate ("Something Beautiful Is Dying")
  Zwei Männer am Herd (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes, 1999) (writer - 2 episodes, 1999)
- Einmal Bayern und zurück! (1999) ... (performer: "Demasiado Corazon" - uncredited) / (writer: "Demasiado Corazon" - uncredited)
- Unter Druck (1999) ... (performer: "Demasiado Corazon" - uncredited) / (writer: "Demasiado Corazon" - uncredited)
 1998 Those Who Love Me Can Take the Train (performer: "Save the Last Dance for Me")
 1996 The Last of the High Kings (performer: "Spanish Stroll" - as Willie de Ville) / (writer: "Spanish Stroll" - as Willie de Ville)
 1996 Der Schattenmann (TV Mini-Series) (performer: "Loup Garou", "My One Desire") / (writer: "Loup Garou", "My One Desire")
  Die Harald Schmidt Show (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 1995) (writer - 1 episode, 1995)
- Show #5 (1995) ... (performer: "Hey Joe", "Still (I Love You Still)") / (writer: "Still (I Love You Still)")
 1993 Mad Dog and Glory (writer: "Mixed Up, Shook Up Girl" (1977))
 1989 Road House (writer: "Savoire Faire")
 1989 Night Visitor (performer: "NEVER CRY DEVIL")
 1989 The Rachel Papers (performer: "ASSASSIN OF LOVE")
 1988 The 60th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) (performer: "Storybook Love") / (writer: "Storybook Love")
 1987 The Princess Bride (performer: "Storybook Love") / (writer: "Storybook Love")
 1984 The Pope of Greenwich Village (performer: "Just To Walk That Little Girl Home") / (writer: "Just To Walk That Little Girl Home")
 1980 Cruising (lyrics: "Heat Of The Moment", "Pullin' My String", "It's So Easy") / (music: "Heat Of The Moment", "Pullin' My String", "It's So Easy") / (performer: "Heat Of The Moment", "Pullin' My String", "It's So Easy")
 1979 Hardcore (writer: "Easy Slider", "Guardian Angel")
 1977 Top of the Pops (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Episode dated 1 September 1977 (1977) ... (writer: "Spanish Stroll")
- Episode dated 18 August 1977 (1977) ... (writer: "Spanish Stroll")
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Other Works:

Lead singer, guitarist and main songwriter for the band Mink DeVille (1974 - 1985). See more »

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3 Articles | 1 Pictorial | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

Alternate Names:

Mink De Ville | Willie DeVille
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Moved to New Orleans in 1989. While still recording and touring (espescially in Europe) as a solo artist, he took up breeding horses there. See more »

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Virgo

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