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Paul Samwell-Smith

Paul Samwell-Smith was born on May 8, 1943 in Twickenham, London, England. See full bio »

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The Big Short
The Big Short Soundtrack
The House Bunny
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Observe and Report
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 2016 The Last Man on Earth (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- 30 Years of Science Down the Tubes (2016) ... (writer: "Over Under Sideways Down" - uncredited)
 2015 The Big Short (writer: "When I Grow Up" - as Paul Samwell)
 2014 Strictly Come Dancing (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Week 11 (2014) ... (writer: "When I Grow Up" - uncredited)
 2012 The X Factor (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Auditions 5 (2012) ... (writer: "When I Grow Up" - uncredited)
 2012 London Calling (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Every Picture Tells a Story (2012) ... (writer: "The Nazz Are Blue" - uncredited)
 2012 Supernatural (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Born-Again Identity (2012) ... (writer: "Turn into Earth")
 2011 Welcome To Dopeland (writer: "Hot House of Omargarashid")
 2011 Apollo 18 (writer: "World Spinning Sadly")
 2011 Detention (writer: "When I Grow Up")
 2010/II Dance Paradise (Video Game) (writer: "When I Grow Up" - as Samwell-Smith)
 2009 Dancing with the Stars (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- 2009 Semi-Final (2009) ... (writer: "When I Grow Up" - uncredited)
 2009 Observe and Report (writer: "Over Under Sideways Down")
 2008 The House Bunny (writer: "When I Grow Up")
 2008 So You Think You Can Dance (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Top Six Perform (2008) ... (writer: "When I Grow Up")
 2008 2008 MTV Movie Awards (TV Special) (writer: "When I Grow Up")
 2000 Honest (writer: "Turn into Earth")
 1977 Starparade (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #10.2 (1977) ... (writer: "Still, I'm Sad")
 1967 Electronic Labyrinth THX 1138 4EB (Short) (writer: "Still I'm Sad" - uncredited)
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Other Works:

Album: "Having a Rave Up with The Yardbird", 1965 (Epic) See more »

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1 Print Biography | 2 Articles | 1 Pictorial | See more »

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Elected to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame (as a member of The Yardbirds) in 1992. See more »

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