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Shenkar is widely considered a living legend in the music world. Shenkar is a musician's musician who has enthralled audiences and critics alike all over the world. He is a virtuoso vocalist/violinist (with a five and a half octave vocal range), composer and record producer who has sold over 35 million on his recordings and his guest appearances ... See full bio »

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Known For

The Last Temptation of Christ
Ali Soundtrack
Queen of the Damned
Queen of the Damned Soundtrack
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  Heroes (TV Series) (vocalist - 47 episodes, 2006 - 2010) (voice - 1 episode, 2006)
- Chapter Eighteen 'Brave New World' (2010) ... (vocalist)
- Chapter Seventeen 'The Wall' (2010) ... (vocalist)
- Chapter Sixteen 'The Art of Deception' (2010) ... (vocalist)
- Chapter Fifteen 'Pass/Fail' (2010) ... (vocalist)
- Chapter Fourteen 'Close to You' (2010) ... (vocalist)
 1988 The Last Temptation of Christ (composer: additional music - uncredited) / (musician: violin - as Shankar (I))
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 2004 Born Into Brothels: Calcutta's Red Light Kids (Documentary) (performer: "Sankarabaranam pancha nadai pallavi")
 2002 Queen of the Damned ("Forsaken", "Redeemer", "System", "Slept So Long", "Not Meant for Me")
 2001 Ali (performer: "Dreams") / (writer: "Dreams")
 1994 Peter Gabriel's Secret World (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "Across The River")
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 1999 Classic Albums (TV Series documentary)
- Phil Collins: Face Value (1999) ... Himself (as Shankar (I))
 1994 Peter Gabriel's Secret World (TV Movie documentary)
Himself - Violin (as Shankar (I))
 1985 Sun City: Artists United Against Apartheid (Video documentary)
Himself (as Shankar)
 1985 Artists United Against Apartheid: Sun City (Video short)
Himself (uncredited)

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Music video: "Never Take No For An Answer" - Epidemics

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