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Shaun Ryder

Shaun Ryder was born on August 23, 1962 in Little Hulton, Greater Manchester, Lancashire, England. He has been married to Joanne Ryder since March 7, 2010. They have three children. See full bio »
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 2015 The 90s: Ten Years That Changed the World (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "Kinky Afro", "Holiday", "God's Cop", "24 Hour Party People" - uncredited)
 2014 My Mad Fat Diary (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Girls (2014) ... (writer: "England's Irie" - uncredited)
- Alarm (2014) ... (writer: "Reverend Black Grape" - uncredited)
 2011 One Day (writer: "Reverend Black Grape" - as Ryder)
 2011 Movin' on Up (TV Movie) (writer: "Loose Fit")
 2011 The National Television Awards 2011 (TV Special) (performer: "Step On" - uncredited)
 2007 Dear Deidre (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "DARE")
 2006 The Devil Wears Prada (writer: "Yeah Yeah Brother" (1995))
 2005 Goal! The Dream Begins (writer: "Playground Superstar")
 2005 Entourage (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- My Maserati Does 185 (2005) ... (writer: "Dare" - uncredited)
  S.P.U.N.G (TV Series) (lyrics - 2 episodes, 2002 - 2003) (music - 2 episodes, 2002 - 2003)
- Jag vet att jag kommer att vara sämst (2003) ... (lyrics: "Dennis and Lois") / (music: "Dennis and Lois")
- Fy fan vad kul vi hade i lördags! (2002) ... (lyrics: "Reverend Black Grape") / (music: "Reverend Black Grape")
 2002 24 Hour Party People (writer: "24 Hour Party People (Jon Carter Mix)", "24 Hour Party People", "Freaky Dancin'", "Tart Tart", "Wrote For Luck", "Loose Fit", "Kinky Afro", "Sunshine and Love", "Hallelujah")
 1998 Half Baked (writer: "'Marbles (Why You Say Yes)' Remix" - as S. Ryder)
 1997 The Jackal (writer: "Get Higher" - as S. Ryder)
 1997 Welcome to Sarajevo (writer: "Donovan" - as S. Ryder)
 1996 Bulletproof (writer: "Reverend Black Grape (The Crystal Method Edit)" - as Shawn Ryder)
 1996 The Fan (writer: "LITTLE BOB")
 1996 Brit Awards 1996 (TV Special) ("In the Name of the Father")
 1995 Virtuosity ("A Big Day In The North")
 1992 Police Story 3: Supercop (writer: "HARRY THE DOG")
 1991 Pyrates (writer: "Bob's Yer Uncle")
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Lead singer of seminal band Happy Mondays.

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1 Biographical Movie | 1 Portrayal | 6 Interviews | 7 Articles | 3 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Black Grape | The Happy Mondays | Happy Mondays


5' 8" (1.73 m)

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Don't trust anyone that doesn't like any Bowie (David Bowie) songs. They're a wrong 'un. See more »


His father played upright bass in a comedy duo and wrote scripts for The Two Ronnies (1971). See more »

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