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Daniel Valdez was born on April 27, 1949 in California, USA. He is an actor and composer, known for The China Syndrome (1979), La Bamba (1987) and Zoot Suit (1981). See full bio »
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 2005 Clon
 1999 Silvia Prieto
 1987 Corridos: Tales of Passion & Revolution (TV Movie)
 1987 Born in East L.A.
Norteno Trio
 1987 La Bamba
 1982 American Playhouse (TV Series)
Singer - "Un Mejor Dia Vondra"
- Working (1982) ... Singer - "Un Mejor Dia Vondra" (voice)
 1981 Zoot Suit
Henry Reyna
 1977 Which Way Is Up?
Chuy Estrada (as Danny Valdez)
 1976 Visions (TV Series)
- El Corrido (1976) ... Beto
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 2000 Mexico (Documentary short)
 1982 American Playhouse (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Seguin (1982)
 1981 Zoot Suit
 1969 I Am Joaquin (Documentary short)
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 1987 Born in East L.A. (music arranger: Norteno Trio)
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 1987 La Bamba (associate producer)
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 1982 American Playhouse (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Working (1982) ... (performer: "Un Mejor Dia Vendra")
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 2004 The China Syndrome: Creating a Controversy (Video documentary short)
Hector Salas
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 2004 The China Syndrome: A Fusion of Talent (Video documentary short)
Hector Salas

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Composer, arranger, and conductor of the acclaimed stage work, 'The Westside Oratorio', which debuted in December 2003 at the King Center in Denver, Colorado.

Alternate Names:

Danny Valdez

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Brother of Director Luis Valdez.



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