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Patrice Rushen

Patrice Rushen was born on September 30, 1954 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Patrice Louise Rushen. She is known for her work on The Steve Harvey Show (1996), Big (1988) and Hollywood Shuffle (1987). She has been married to Marc St. Louis since January 4, 1986. See full bio »
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Known For

The Steve Harvey Show
The Steve Harvey Show Music Department
Big Soundtrack
Hollywood Shuffle
Men in Black
Men in Black Soundtrack


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 2006 The 48th Annual Grammy Awards (TV Special) (musical director)
 2005 The 47th Annual Grammy Awards (TV Special) (musical director)
 2004 The 10th Annual Walk of Fame Honoring Smokey Robinson (TV Movie) (musical director)
 2004 The 46th Annual Grammy Awards (TV Special) (musical director)
 2003 The 9th Annual Walk of Fame Honoring Aretha Franklin (TV Special) (musical director)
 2002 The 8th Annual Walk of Fame Honoring Stevie Wonder (TV Special) (musical director)
 1996-2002 The Steve Harvey Show (TV Series) (musical director - 122 episodes)
- California or Bust-Up (2002) ... (musical director)
- The Graduates (2002) ... (musical director)
- My Fair Homegirl (2002) ... (musical director)
- The Shower Planner (2002) ... (musical director)
- Hate Thy Neighbor (2002) ... (musical director)
 1993 The 19th Annual People's Choice Awards (TV Special) (composer: theme music)
 1992 The 44th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) (musical director)
 1991 The 43rd Annual Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) (musical director) / (orchestrator)
 1991 The Best of Robert Townsend & His Partners in Crime (TV Special documentary) (musical director)
 1990 The 16th Annual People's Choice Awards (TV Special) (composer: theme music)
 1989 The Women of Brewster Place (TV Series) (special musical consultant - 2 episodes)
- Episode #1.2 (1989) ... (special musical consultant)
- Episode #1.1 (1989) ... (special musical consultant)
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4' 10" (1.47 m)

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