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Ed Kleban (–1987)

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He was awarded the 2013 Equity Joseph Jefferson Award for Midsize Musical Production for "A Class Act" at the Porchlight Music Theatre in Chicago, Illinois. See more trivia »

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 2014 Muppets Most Wanted (writer: "I Hope I Get It")
  Glee (TV Series) (lyrics - 2 episodes, 2010) (writer - 1 episode, 2013)
- Lights Out (2013) ... (writer: "At the Ballet" - uncredited)
- Duets (2010) ... (lyrics: "Sing!" - uncredited)
- Audition (2010) ... (lyrics: "What I Did for Love" - uncredited)
 2012 Dancing Stars (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Episode #7.10 (2012) ... (lyrics: "One")
 2010 Fringe (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Brown Betty (2010) ... (lyrics: "I Hope I Get It" - uncredited)
 2009 The 63rd Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) (lyrics: "What I Did For Love")
 2009 Fired Up! (writer: "One" from Chorus Line - as Edward Kleban)
 2008 Bedtime Stories (writer: "I Can Do That" - as Edward Kleban)
 2008 Saturday Night Live (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Anne Hathaway/The Killers (2008) ... (lyrics: "What I Did for Love" - uncredited)
 2008 Meet Dave (lyrics: "One" - as Edward Kleban)
 2007 The 61st Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) (writer: "I Hope I Get It", "One")
 2007 Shrek the Third (writer: "One" - as Edward Kleban)
 2007 ShowBusiness: The Road to Broadway (Documentary) (writer: "I Hope I Get It")
 2007 La mandrágora (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Episode dated 21 February 2007 (2007) ... ("One")
 2006 American Dreamz (writer: "One" - as Edward Kleban)
 2004 Scrubs (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- My Malpractical Decision (2004) ... (lyrics: "One" - uncredited)
 2004 The 58th Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) (lyrics: "What I Did for Love")
 2003 How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days (as Edward Kleban, "One")
 2002 Ally McBeal (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- What I'll Never Do for Love Again (2002) ... (lyrics: "Dance: Ten; Looks: Three", "The Music and the Mirror", "What I Did for Love")
 2002 V premios Max de las artes escénicas (TV Movie) (writer: "One" - as Edward Kleban)
 2001 The 55th Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) (writer: "Follow Your Star / Better / Self Portrait")
 2001 Malcolm in the Middle (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Mini-Bike (2001) ... (lyrics: "I Hope I Get It" - uncredited)
 1999 Great Performances (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- My Favorite Broadway: The Leading Ladies (1999) ... (lyrics: "Nothing", "One")
  Mystery Science Theater 3000 (TV Series) (lyrics - 5 episodes, 1992 - 1996) (writer - 1 episode, 1993)
- Escape 2000 (1996) ... (lyrics: "One")
- Operation Double 007 (1993) ... (lyrics: "One")
- I Accuse My Parents (1993) ... (writer: "What I Did for Love" - uncredited)
- The Human Duplicators (1992) ... (lyrics: "One")
- Hercules and the Captive Women (1992) ... (lyrics: "One")
 1994 The Simpsons (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Treehouse of Horror V (1994) ... (lyrics: "One")
 1993 Memory (TV Movie) (lyrics: "Ball: 10, Cul: 3")
 1983-1992 Un, dos, tres... responda otra vez (TV Series) (lyrics - 2 episodes)
- ¡Feliz 20 cumpleaños! (1992) ... (lyrics: "One")
- El debut de las secretarias (1983) ... (lyrics: "One")
 1990 Seinfeld (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- The Robbery (1990) ... (lyrics: "I Hope I Get It" - uncredited)
 1989 Happy Together (lyrics: "What I Did For Love")
 1988 The 42nd Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) (lyrics: "Music and the Mirror")
 1988 The 60th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) (lyrics: "I Hope I Get It" (from "A Chorus Line"))
 1986 The 40th Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) (lyrics: "I Hope I Get It" - as Edward Kleban)
 1986 The 58th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) (writer: "Surprise, Surprise")
 1985 A Chorus Line (lyrics: "A Chorus Line" - as Edward Kleban) / (lyrics: "I Hope I Get It", "Who Am I Anyway?", "I Can Do That", "At the Ballet", "Surprise, Surprise", "Nothing", "Let Me Dance for You", "Dance: Ten; Looks: Three", "One", "What I Did for Love")
 1985 Rodney Dangerfield: Exposed (TV Movie) (lyrics: "One (Singular Sensation)" - uncredited)
 1981 The 35th Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) (lyrics: "What I Did For Love")
 1979 Martine (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Martine Show (1979) ... (lyrics: "Hé" (One))
 1976 The Sonny and Cher Show (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Episode #2.12 (1976) ... (lyrics: "What I Did For Love")
 1976 The Brady Bunch Variety Hour (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Pilot (1976) ... (lyrics: "One" - uncredited)
 1975 The Hindenburg ("There's A Lot to be Said for the Fuehrer")
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A Chorus Line (1975). Musical. Book by James Kirkwood Jr. and Nicholas Dante. Music by Marvin Hamlisch. Lyrics by Ed Kleban [earliest Broadway credit]. Music orchestrated by Billy Byers, Hershy Kay and Jonathan Tunick. Musical Director: Don Pippin. Vocal arrangements by Don Pippin. Conceived by Michael Bennett. Choreographed by... See more »

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He was awarded the 2013 Equity Joseph Jefferson Award for Midsize Musical Production for "A Class Act" at the Porchlight Music Theatre in Chicago, Illinois. See more »

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