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Robbie Shakespeare

Robbie Shakespeare was born on September 27, 1953 in Kingston, Jamaica as Robert Shakespeare. See full bio »
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  Saturday Night Live (TV Series) (producer - 1 episode, 2008) (writer - 1 episode, 2008)
- Jon Hamm/Coldplay (2008) ... (producer: "Ras Trent") / (writer: "Ras Trent")
 2002 The Wire (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Target (2002) ... (writer: "Pull Up to the Bumper")
 2002 Ali G Indahouse (as Shakespeare, "TEASE ME")
 2000 Whatever It Takes (writer: "Pull Up to the Bumper")
 2000 The Wog Boy (writer: "Pull Up To The Bumper")
 1999 Third World Cop (writer: "Zen Concrete", "Dungle Boogie", "Scare Dem Train", "Drilling for Oil", "Soft Core Surge", "We Run Tings" - as R. Shakespeare)
 1997 How to Be a Player (writer: "East Coast to the West Coast")
 1997 Speed 2: Cruise Control (producer: "The Tide Is High")
 1997 A Brother's Kiss (writer: "Slow Wine")
 1993 Poetic Justice (writer: "I Wanna Be Your Man" - as Robbie Shakespear)
 1992 Boomerang ("Pull Up to the Bumper")
 1989 Slaves of New York (producer: "Some Guys Have All the Luck")
 1988 Colors (writer: "RHYTHM KILLER")
 1985-1986 Miami Vice (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Payback (1986) ... (writer: "Bass and Trouble" - uncredited)
- Bought and Paid For (1985) ... (writer: "Bass and Trouble" - uncredited)
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Alternate Names:

Sly & Robbie | Robbie | Robert 'Robbie' Shakespeare

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With Lowell 'Sly' Dunbar, he is one-half of Sly and Robbie, reggae music's most prolific and long lasting production team. They are considered originators of the "Rockers" rhythm. They started working together in the mid 1970s, after having established themselves separately on the Jamaican music scene. See more »

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