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Alfredo Le Pera (1900–1935)

Born in Sao Paulo, Brazil, son of Italian emigrants established in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Alfredo Le Pera is one of the greatest lyricists of Tango. Some of his biggest lyrics songs are: "Volver", "El dia que me quieras", "Sus ojos se cerraron", "Por una cabeza", "Lejana tierra mia", "Cuesta abajo", "Mi Buenos Aires querido", "Amores de ... See full bio »


(age 35) in Medellin, Colombia

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 2016 Nunca es tarde (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 25 April 2016 (2016) ... (writer: "El día que me quieras")
 2016 Polémica en el bar (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Dyango/Sergio Goycochea/Christophe Krywonis (2016) ... (writer: "El día que me quieras")
 2015 Francis: Pray for Me (writer: "El día que me quieras")
 2014 Far from Men (lyrics: "El Día Que Me Quieras")
 2014 Tu cara me suena - Argentina (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #2.10 (2014) ... (writer: "Mi Buenos Aires querido", "Volver")
 2013 Raphael: Mi gran noche (TV Movie) (lyrics: "El día que me quieras")
 2013 Longwave (lyrics: "Volver")
 2013 Long Live Freedom (writer: "Arrabal amargo" (tango))
 2012 Tu cara me suena (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Episode #2.4 (2012) ... (lyrics: "Volver")
 2011 De tu ventana a la mía (lyrics: "El día que me quieras")
 2011 Time Doesn't Stand Still (Short) (lyrics: "Golondrinas") / (music: "Golondrinas")
 2011 Le Havre (writer: "Cuesta Abajo")
 2011 Memòries de la tele (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #5.18 (2011) ... (writer: "El día que me quieras")
 2009 Spanish Movie (lyrics: "Volver") / (music: "Volver")
 2006-2009 Dancing with the Stars (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
- Round Ten: Finals (2009) ... (writer: "Los Vino" - uncredited)
- Round Two (2009) ... (writer: "Por una Cabeza" - uncredited)
- Round 3 (2006) ... (writer: "Por una Cabeza")
 2009 Buscando a Penélope (TV Movie documentary) (lyrics: "Volver")
  Banda sonora (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes, 2008) (lyrics - 1 episode, 2009)
- Episode #5.6 (2009) ... (lyrics: "Mi Buenos Aires querido")
- Episode #4.8 (2008) ... (writer: "El día que me quieras")
- Episode #4.3 (2008) ... (writer: "Cuando tú no estás")
  Operación triunfo (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode, 2008) (writer - 1 episode, 2001)
- Gala final (2008) ... (lyrics: "Volver")
- Episode #1.4 (2001) ... (writer: "El día que me quieras")
 2007 Love in the Time of Cholera (writer: "Por Una Cabeza" - as Alfredo La Pera)
 2007 The 79th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) (lyrics: "Volver")
 2007 Penélope, camino a los Oscar (TV Movie documentary) (lyrics: "Volver")
 2006 All the King's Men (writer: "Por una cabeza" - as Alfredo La Pera)
 2006/I Volver (lyrics: "Volver" - as Alfredo La Pera)
 2006 Diva (Video) (writer: "El día que me quieras")
 2003 Apolônio Brasil, Campeão da Alegria (writer: "El Día Que Me Quieras")
 2002 Frida (writer: "Soledad")
 2001 Off Key (writer: "El día que me quieras")
 1998 Diary for a Tale ("Rubias de New-York", "Lejana tierra mia")
 1998 Tango (writer: "Arrabal amargo")
 1996 Libertarias (as Le Pera, "Melodia de Arrabal")
 1995 The Seductor (writer: "Volver", "Por una cabeza")
 1994/I El día que me quieras (TV Series) (writer: "El día que me quieras")
 1994/II El día que me quieras (TV Series) (writer: "El día que me quieras")
 1994 True Lies (lyrics: "Por Una Cabeza")
 1992 Scent of a Woman (lyrics: "Por una cabeza")
 1991 Prince of Shadows (lyrics: "El día que me quieras")
 1990 I Hired a Contract Killer (lyrics: "Mi Buenos Aires Querido", "Cuesta abajo")
 1989 The Sea and the Weather (lyrics: "Mi Buenos Aires querido" - uncredited)
 1985 Tangos, the Exile of Gardel (writer: "Volver", "El Dia que me quieras", "Rubias de Nueva York")
 1983 Le battant (lyrics: "Mi Buenos Aires querido") / (writer: "Silencio")
 1978 Trout (lyrics: "Volver")
 1972 Destino de un capricho (lyrics: "Lejana tierra mía" - as Lepera)
 1970 Cutting Heads (as Le Pera, "Cuesta abajo")
 1961 Pecado de amor ("El día que me quieras")
 1960 Pelusa (lyrics: "Melodías de arrabal" (tango))
 1960 Mi último tango (lyrics: "Volver", "Melodía de arrabal")
 1935 The Big Broadcast of 1936 (lyrics: "Cheating Muchachita") / (music: "Cheating Muchachita")
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