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Wyclef Jean

Wyclef Jean was born on October 17, 1969 in La Plaine, Haiti as Nell Wyclef Jean. He has been married to Marie Claudinette Jean since 1994. They have one child. See full bio »
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 2010 The Other Guys (performer: "We Trying to Stay Alive") / (writer: "We Trying to Stay Alive")
 2009 Obsessed (performer: "Any Other Day") / (writer: "Any Other Day")
 2009 Brooklyn's Finest (performer: "Informer") / (writer: "Informer")
 2008 Quantum of Solace (performer: "24 é tan pou viv") / (writer: "24 é tan pou viv")
 2008 Lakeview Terrace (performer: "No, No, No Part 2")
 2008 27 Dresses (writer: "Hips Don't Lie")
 2007 Feel the Noise (producer: "Coqui", "Coqui: The Re-Mix") / (writer: "Coqui", "Coqui: The Re-Mix")
 2006 Step Up (producer: "Step Up") / (writer: "Step Up")
 2005 Block Party (Documentary) (performer: "President") / (writer: "Nappy Heads", "President")
 2005 One Last Thing... (performer: "Heaven's In New York") / (producer: "Heaven's In New York") / (writer: "Heaven's In New York")
 2005 Rock the Paint (writer: "Hip-Hop In The Morning)
 2004 Alfie (performer: "Baby" (2003)) / (writer: "Baby" (2003))
 2004 Hotel Rwanda (performer: "Million Voices") / (producer: "Million Voices") / (writer: "Million Voices")
 2004 The Manchurian Candidate ("Who to Believe") / (performer: "Fortunate Son") / (producer: "Fortunate Son")
 2004 Dirty Dancing: Havana Nights (performer: "Dance Like This") / (producer: "Dance Like This") / (writer: "Dance Like This")
 2004 50 First Dates (performer: "Your Love (L.O.V.E. Reggae Mix)", "Baby") / (producer: "Your Love (L.O.V.E. Reggae Mix)") / (writer: "Baby")
 2003 Love Actually (as Jean, "Take Me as I Am" (2003)) / (performer: "Take Me as I Am" (2003))
 2002 Friday After Next (writer: "911")
 2001 Dr. Dolittle 2 (performer: "Cluck Cluck" - as Wyclef) / (writer: "Cluck Cluck")
 2000 Little Nicky (writer: "Dancing Lessons")
 2000 Next Friday (performer: "Low Income") / (producer: "Low Income") / (writer: "Low Income")
 1999 Deuce Bigalow: Male Gigolo (performer: "We Trying To Stay Alive")
 1999/I Life (performer: "New Day") / (producer: "Wake Up Everybody", "New Day", "What Would You Do?") / (writer: "New Day")
 1998 Free Tibet (Documentary) (writer: "Fu-Gee-La" - as N. Jean)
 1998 How Stella Got Her Groove Back (performer: "Mastablasta '98") / (producer: "Mastablasta '98") / (writer: "Mastablasta '98")
 1998 Small Soldiers (performer: "Another One Bites The Dust (Small Soldiers Remix)")
 1998 Bulworth (producer: "Ghetto Supastar", "How Come") / (writer: "Ghetto Supastar", "How Come" - as W. Jean)
 1996 When We Were Kings (Documentary) (producer: "Rumble In The Jungle") / (writer: "Rumble In The Jungle")
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Other Works:

CD: "The Carnival II: Memoirs of an Immigrant", 2007. See more »

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3 Interviews | 1 Article | 1 Pictorial | See more »

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Alternate Names:

The Fugees | Fugees | Nelust Wyclef Jean | Wyclef


5' 11" (1.8 m)

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The objective of Yéle Haïti is to restore pride and a reason to hope, and for the whole country to regain the deep spirit and strength that is part of our heritage. See more »


Singer with Fugees. See more »

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