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David Helfgott

David Helfgott was born on May 19, 1947 in Melbourne, Australia. He is known for his work on Shine (1996), The 69th Annual Academy Awards (1997) and The 1996 Australian Film Institute Awards (1996). He has been married to Gillian Helfgott since August 20, 1984. He was previously married to Clara Helfgott. See full bio »
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 1996 Shine (musician: piano)
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 1996 Shine (performer: "La Campanella", "Hungarian Rhapsody No 2 In C Sharp Minor", "Flight Of The Bumble Bee", "Sospiro", "Piano Concerto No 3 In D Minor, Opus 30", "Prelude In C Sharp Minor, Opus 3, No. 2")
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 1996 Shine (thanks)
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 1998 David (TV Movie documentary)
 1997 The South Bank Show (TV Series documentary)
- David Helfgott (1997) ... Himself
 1997 The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (TV Series)
- Episode #5.77 (1997) ... Himself
 1997 The 69th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special)
Himself - Performer
 1997 David Helfgott: Live in Japan '91 (Video)
 1996 The 1996 Australian Film Institute Awards (TV Special)
Himself - Pianist
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 2006 20 to 1 (TV Series documentary)
- Great Aussie Movies (2006) ... Himself

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Other Works:

Played piano on several tracks of the Silverchair album "Neon Ballroom"

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He's portrayed by Alex Rafalowicz, Noah Taylor and Geoffrey Rush in Shine (1996).

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