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Ellis Marsalis

Ellis Marsalis was born on November 14, 1934 in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA as Ellis Louis Marsalis. See full bio »

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He's Just Not That Into You
Chinese Coffee
Chinese Coffee Soundtrack
New Orleans Live!
Shake the Devil Off


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 2009 He's Just Not That Into You (performer: "The Jitterbug Waltz")
 2000 Chinese Coffee (performer: "Delilah (Delilah's Theme)")
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 2013 Bi no tsubo (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Ryokucha (2013) ... ("Maria")
  Treme (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2010) (writer - 1 episode, 2010)
- Shallow Water, Oh Mama (2010) ... (performer: "12's It" - uncredited) / (writer: "12's It" - uncredited)
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 2008 Labou
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 1984 Gimme a Break! (TV Series)
Gospel Pianist
- New Orleans: Part 1 (1984) ... Gospel Pianist (uncredited)
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 2007 Truth in Terms of Beauty (Documentary) (special thanks)
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 2013 Treme (TV Series)
- Yes We Can Can (2013) ... Himself (as Ellis Louis Marsalis Jr.)
 2008 This Old House (TV Series documentary)
Himself - Pianist-Educator
- New Orleans Project: Part 8 (2008) ... Himself - Pianist-Educator
 2003 The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (TV Series)
- Episode #11.99 (2003) ... Himself
 2003 The Marsalis Family: A Jazz Celebration (TV Movie)
 1992 New Orleans Live! (TV Movie)
 1992 Baroque Duet (TV Movie documentary)
 1990 Mister Rogers' Neighborhood (TV Series)
- 1621: Fathers and Music (1990) ... Himself
 1990 The Arsenio Hall Show (TV Series)
- Episode dated 25 July 1990 (1990) ... Himself
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 2016 One Note at a Time (Documentary)
 2007 Shake the Devil Off (Documentary)

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Alternate Names:

Ellis Louis Marsalis Jr.

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He is the father of jazz musicians Wynton Marsalis, Branford Marsalis, Delfeayo Marsalis, Jason Marsalis. See more »

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