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Dee Snider (I)


Dee Snider was born on March 15, 1955 in Massapequa, Long Island, New York, USA as Daniel Dee Snider. He is known for his work on Twisted Sister: We're Not Gonna Take It (1984), StrangeLand and Rock of Ages (2012). He has been married to Suzette Snider since October 23, 1981. They have four children. See full bio »

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Known For

StrangeLand
StrangeLand Writer
Rock of Ages
Rock of Ages Soundtrack
(2012)
The Apprentice
The Apprentice Himself - Contestant / Himself / Himself - Team Clay / Himself - Audience Member
(2011-2015)

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 2020 The Loud House (writer: ""We're Not Gonna Take It" (as "We're Not Going To Take This Anymore")) (announced)
 2017 Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus (Video Game) (lyrics: "We're Not Gonna Take It" - as Daniel Dee Snider) / (music: "We're Not Gonna Take It" - as Daniel Dee Snider)
 2017 The Emoji Movie (writer: "We're Not Gonna Take It" - as Daniel Dee Snider)
 2016 Tähdet, tähdet (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Hevi (2016) ... (writer: "We're Not Gonna Take It")
 2016 Person of Interest (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- A More Perfect Union (2016) ... (writer: "We're Not Gonna Take It")
 2015 Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Road Chip (writer: "We're Not Gonna Take It" - as Daniel Snider)
 2015 Parks and Recreation (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Save JJ's (2015) ... (writer: "We're Not Gonna Take It" - uncredited)
 2009-2013 Dancing with the Stars (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
- Week 9 (2013) ... (writer: "We're Not Gonna Take It")
- Performance Show: Week Four (2012) ... (writer: "We're Not Gonna Take It")
- Round Seven (2009) ... (writer: "We're Not Gonna Take It" - uncredited)
 2013 Deadliest Catch (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- We're Not Gonna Take It (2013) ... (writer: "We're Not Gonna Take It" - as Daniel Dee Snider)
 2011-2013 The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (TV Series) (writer - 6 episodes)
- Episode #21.64 (2013) ... (writer: "We're Not Gonna Take It" - uncredited)
- Episode #20.186 (2012) ... (writer: "We're Not Gonna Take It" - uncredited)
- Episode #20.119 (2012) ... (writer: "We're Not Gonna Take It" - uncredited)
- Episode #20.117 (2012) ... (writer: "We're Not Gonna Take It" - uncredited)
- Episode #20.16 (2011) ... (writer: "We're Not Gonna Take It" - uncredited)
 2012 Rock of Ages (writer: "I Wanna Rock", "We're Not Gonna Take It")
  The Apprentice (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2012) (writer - 1 episode, 2012)
- And the Winner Is ... (2012) ... (performer: "Baby Love", "We're Not Gonna Take It" (uncredited), "The Time of My Life" (uncredited)) / (writer: "We're Not Gonna Take It" - uncredited)
 2011 Regular Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Karaoke Video (2011) ... (writer: "We're Not Gonna Take It")
  Late Night with Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes, 2010 - 2011) (performer - 1 episode, 2010)
- Episode #3.60 (2011) ... (writer: "We're Not Gonna Take It")
- Episode #2.187 (2010) ... (performer: "Silver Bells" - uncredited)
- Episode #2.53 (2010) ... (writer: "We're Not Gonna Take It" - uncredited)
 2010 Glory Daze (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Papa Don't Pre-Game (2010) ... (writer: "We're Not Gonna Take It" - uncredited)
 2010 Atop the Fourth Wall (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Brute Force #2 (2010) ... (writer: "We're Not Gonna Take It")
 2010 Jackass 3D (Documentary) (writer: "The Kids Are Back")
 2010 Alpha and Omega (writer: "I Wanna Rock")
 2010 The 62nd Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) (writer: "We're Not Going to Take It" - uncredited)
 2009 Rob Dyrdek's Fantasy Factory (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Lights Out (2009) ... (writer: "We're Not Gonna Take It")
 2009 20 to 1 (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Rock 'n' Roll Anthems (2009) ... (writer: "We're Not Gonna Take It")
 2009 The 63rd Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) (writer: "I Wanna Rock")
 2009 Chuck (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Chuck Versus the First Kill (2009) ... (writer: "We're Not Gonna Take It")
 2008 The Rocker (writer: "I Wanna Rock")
 2007 SingStar '80s (Video Game) (writer: "We're Not Gonna Take It")
 2006 Totally Awesome (TV Movie) (writer: "I Wanna Rock" - as D. Snider)
 2006 The Lather Effect (writer: "We're Not Gonna Take It" - as D. Snider)
 2004 The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie ("Goofy Goober Rock" a derivative of "I Wanna Rock")
 2002 Activison Anthology (Video Game) (writer: "We're Not Gonna Take It")
 2002 Grand Theft Auto: Vice City (Video Game) (writer: "I Wanna Rock" - uncredited)
 2002 Ash Wednesday (writer: "Shoot 'em Down")
 2002 Warning: Parental Advisory (TV Movie) (performer: "We're Not Gonna Take It") / (writer: "We're Not Gonna Take It", "Under the Blade")
 2001 Undeclared (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Rush and Pledge (2001) ... (writer: "I Wanna Rock" - uncredited)
 2001 Corky Romano (writer: "We're Not Gonna Take It")
 2001 On the Line (writer: "We're Not Gonna Take It")
 2001 Max Keeble's Big Move (writer: "We're Not Gonna Take It")
 2000 Road Trip (writer: "I Wanna Rock")
 2000 WCW Monday Nitro (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Episode #5.33 (2000) ... (writer: "We're Not Gonna Take It")
- Episode #5.32 (2000) ... (writer: "We're Not Gonna Take It")
 2000 Ready to Rumble (writer: "We're Not Gonna Take It")
 1999 Final Rinse (writer: "I Wanna Rock" - as Daniel Dee Snider)
 1998 Jerry and Tom (writer: "We're Not Gonna Take It")
 1996 Clueless (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- We Shall Overpack (1996) ... (writer: "We're Not Gonna Take It")
 1993 Beavis and Butt-Head (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Stewart's House (1993) ... (writer: "I Wanna Rock")
 1986 Combat High (TV Movie) (writer: "Be Chrool To Your Scuel")
 1986 One Crazy Summer (writer: "Be Chrool To Your Scuel")
 1986 Gung Ho ("WE'RE NOT GONNA TAKE IT")
 1986 Iron Eagle (writer: "We're Not Gonna Take It")
 1985 Pee-wee's Big Adventure (writer: "BURN IN HELL")
 1984 No Small Affair (writer: "I'll Never Grow Up", "What You Don't Know", "Shoot 'Em Down")
 1984 Twisted Sister: I Wanna Rock (Video short) (writer: "I Wanna Rock")
 1984 Twisted Sister: We're Not Gonna Take It (Video short) (writer: "We're Not Gonna Take It")
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Other Works:

TV commercial (voice-over): MSNBC TV network. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Print Biography | 1 Portrayal | 3 Interviews | 1 Pictorial | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Twisted Sister | Dee Snyder

Height:

6' 1" (1.85 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

I don't conduct myself like a rock 'n' roll star in my day-to-day living. Am I a celebrity? Yes. Do people recognize me on the street? Yes, they do. But at the same time, it's not a media center out here. People get used to you. See more »

Trivia:

He took on Tipper Gore and her "watchdog" group, the Parents Music Resource Center (PMRC), when she tried to get his band Twisted Sister's album banned, and he spoke in favor of musicians rights included in the First Amendment. He actively campaigned for Arnold Schwarzenegger in that actor's campaign for the California governor (even going as far as to sing his song "We're Not Gonna Take It" at ... See more »

Trademark:

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Star Sign:

Pisces

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