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Blackie Lawless

Blackie Lawless was born on September 4, 1956 in Staten Island, New York, USA as Steven Edward Duren. He is a composer, known for A Nightmare on Elm Street 5: The Dream Child (1989), Declassified (2004) and Rock'n Roll Never Dies (2006). See full bio »

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Declassified Composer
Rock'n Roll Never Dies
Warning: Parental Advisory


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 2004-2006 Declassified (TV Series documentary) (13 episodes)
- Chairman Mao (2006)
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 2014 Born to Be Wild: The Golden Age of American Rock (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Welcome to the Jungle (2014) ... (writer: "**** like a Beast" - uncredited)
 2008 100 Greatest Hard Rock Songs (TV Movie) (writer: "I Wanna Be Somebody")
 2006 Rock'n Roll Never Dies (writer: "I Wanna Be Somebody")
 2002 Warning: Parental Advisory (TV Movie) (writer: "Animal (F**k Like a Beast)")
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 1984 The Dungeonmaster
W.A.S.P. Singer / Bassist (segment "Heavy Metal")
 1984 This Is Spinal Tap
Comercial Headbanger (uncredited)
 1980 Can't Stop the Music
Metal guy with leash at audition (uncredited)
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 2009 That Metal Show (TV Series)
Himself - Guest
- Blackie Lawless (2009) ... Himself - Guest
 2000 100 Greatest Artists of Hard Rock (TV Mini-Series documentary)
Himself - Member WASP
 1992 Headbangers Ball (TV Series)
 1990 Hard 'N Heavy Volume 7 (Video documentary)
 1989 Hard 'N Heavy Volume 5 (Video documentary)
 1987 Rockstop! (TV Series)
Himself - Interviewee
- Episode #1.1 (1987) ... Himself - Interviewee
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 1988 The Geraldo Rivera Show (TV Series)

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W.A.S,P.'s controversial first single "Animal" was considered offensive, and therefore was not included on the album as it would have meant it being banned from major chain stores. Capitol Records (W.A.S.P's then-record company) planned to release it as a single only in Europe, in a black plastic bag with a sticker warning of offensive lyrics. At the last minute Capitol backs out and the single ... See more »

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