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Meade 'Lux' Lewis (1905–1964)

Meade 'Lux' Lewis was born on September 4, 1905 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as Meade Anderson Lewis. He was an actor, known for Mississippi Masala (1991), Nightmare (1956) and I'll Be There (2003). He died on June 7, 1964 in Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA. See full bio »

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Filmography

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 1961 The Roaring 20's (TV Series)
Jelly Sims
- Big Town Blues (1961) ... Jelly Sims
 1956 Nightmare
Meade
 1947 New Orleans
Pianist (as Meade Lux Lewis)
 1946 Fuzzy Wuzzy (Short)
 1946 It's a Wonderful Life
Pianist in Nick's Place (uncredited)
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 2006 Emily's First 100 Days of School (Video short) ("Honk Tonk Train Blues")
 2003 I'll Be There (writer: "Honky Tonk Train Blues")
 1991 Mississippi Masala (writer: "Yancey Special" - as Meade Lux Lewis)
 1947 New Orleans (performer: "Honky Tonk Train Blues" - uncredited) / (writer: "Honky Tonk Train Blues" - uncredited)
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 1943 Cow-Cow Boogie (Short) (musician: "Boogie Woogie" Piano)
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 1961 The DuPont Show of the Week (TV Series)
Himself
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 1974 Ain't Misbehavin'
Himself
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Alternate Names:

Meade Lux Lewis
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Inducted into the Big Band and Jazz Hall of Fame in 1993. See more »

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Virgo

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