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Mercedes Ellington

Mercedes Ellington was born on February 9, 1949 in New York City, New York, USA. She is known for her work on Driving Me Crazy (1988), Once the Music Played and Jackie Gleason: American Scene Magazine (1962). See full bio »

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Known For

Driving Me Crazy
Driving Me Crazy Herself - Choreographer
So Fine
So Fine So Fine Dancer


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 1981 So Fine
So Fine Dancer
 1970 George M! (TV Movie)
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  Once the Music Played (choreographer) (announced)
 2000 Great Performances (TV Series) (choreographer - 1 episode)
- Play On! (2000) ... (choreographer)
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 2014 Duke Ellington Life Is Music (Video documentary short) (very special thanks)
 2008 Moved... (Short) (dedicatee)
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 2008 Unsung (TV Series documentary)
- Phyllis Hyman (2008) ... Herself
 2007 Independent Lens (TV Series documentary)
- Billy Strayhorn: Lush Life (2007) ... Herself
 1988 Driving Me Crazy (Documentary)
Herself - Choreographer
 1966-1970 The Jackie Gleason Show (TV Series)
- Episode #4.18 (1970) ... Herself
- Episode #4.17 (1970) ... Herself
- Episode #1.10 (1966) ... Herself
- The Honeymooners: Ship of Fools (1966) ... Herself
 1966 Jackie Gleason: American Scene Magazine (TV Series)
- The Honeymooners: The Adoption (1966) ... Herself

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Other Works:

1962: Appeared in the chorus line of the Broadway musical "Pal Joey". See more »

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She was nominated for a 1998 Joseph Jefferson Award for Choreography for "Play On!", at the Goodman Theatre in Chicago, Illinois. See more »

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