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Shawn Pelton

Shawn Pelton was born on June 1, 1963 in Kansas City, Missouri, USA. He is known for his work on The Secret Life of Walter Mitty (2013), Saturday Night Live (1975) and Zoolander 2 (2016). See full bio »

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The Secret Life of Walter Mitty
Saturday Night Live
Saturday Night Live Music Department
Zoolander 2
Zoolander 2 Music Department
The Nanny Diaries
The Nanny Diaries Music Department


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 1992-2016 Saturday Night Live (TV Series) (musician - 114 episodes)
- Lin-Manuel Miranda/Twenty One Pilots (2016) ... (musician: The Live Band)
- Margot Robbie/The Weeknd (2016) ... (musician: The Live Band)
- Fred Armisen/Courtney Barnett (2016) ... (musician: The Live Band)
- Drake (2016) ... (musician: The Live Band)
- Brie Larson/Alicia Keys (2016) ... (musician: The Live Band)
 2016 Free State of Jones (musician: percussion)
 2016 Goodnight, Sweet Prince (TV Special) (musician: The Live Band)
 2016 Triumph's Election Watch 2016 (TV Mini-Series) (musician)
 2016 Zoolander 2 (musician: drums)
 2015 Saturday Night Live: 40th Anniversary Special (TV Special) (music: The Live Band)
 2014 Saturday Night Live: Best of This Season (TV Special) (musician: The Live Band)
 2013 The Secret Life of Walter Mitty (musician: drums)
 2010 Late Show with David Letterman (TV Series) (musician - 4 episodes)
- Gerard Butler/Mindy Kaling/Free Energy (2010) ... (musician: percussion - uncredited)
- Episode #17.107 (2010) ... (musician: percussion - uncredited)
- Jennifer Aniston/Captain Charles Moore (2010) ... (musician: percussion - uncredited)
- Episode #17.104 (2010) ... (musician: percussion - uncredited)
 2008-2010 Spain... on the Road Again (TV Series documentary) (musician - 13 episodes)
- Tilting Windmills in Castilla la Mancha (2010) ... (musician: theme song)
- Rockstar Surprise in Catalunya (2008) ... (musician: theme song)
- Pure Paella ... (musician: theme song)
- Pilgrimage to Galicia ... (musician: theme song)
- Madrid and the End of the Road ... (musician: theme song)
 2007 The Nanny Diaries (music programmer)
 2005 Carlito's Way: Rise to Power (Video) (musician)
 2005 Turning Green (musician: additional performer)
 2003 Saturday Night Live Weekend Update Halftime Special (TV Special) (musician: band)
 2003 Northfork (musician: drums, "Death Dirge")
 2001 Julie Johnson (musician: drums)
 1999 Saturday Night Live 25 (TV Special documentary) (musician: The Live Band)
 1997 Going All the Way (featured musician)
 1996 Caught (musician: drums/percussion)
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Currently on his 19th year with the Saturday Night Live (1975) Band, longer than anyone else before him.


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