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Nominated for 7 Oscars. Another 23 wins & 54 nominations. See more awards »

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Smash Music Department
(2012-2013)
Hairspray Music Department
(2007)
Mary Poppins Returns Music Department
(2018)
(1999)

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 2019 Hollywood in Vienna (TV Series) (musician - 1 episode)
 2019 The Oscars (TV Special) (pianist: "The Place Where Lost Things Go")
 2018 Mary Poppins Returns (songs: music and lyrics by)
 2016 Hairspray Live! (TV Movie) (lyricist) / (original orchestrations by)
 2016 Wiener-Dog (music and lyrics)
 2014 Bette Midler: One Night Only (TV Special) (musical director)
 2014 And So It Goes (score producer)
  Smash (TV Series) (original songs - 15 episodes, 2012) (composer - 14 episodes, 2012) (producer - 1 episode, 2012)
- Bombshell (2012) ... (composer: theme music) / (original songs)
- Previews (2012) ... (composer: theme music) / (original songs)
- Tech (2012) ... (composer: theme music) / (original songs)
- Publicity (2012) ... (composer: theme music) / (original songs)
- The Movie Star (2012) ... (composer: theme music) / (original songs)
 2012 The Magic of Belle Isle (musician: featured) / (musician: solo piano) / (score producer)
 2010 The 82nd Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) (musical director)
 2009 The 63rd Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) (music arranger)
 2009 A-List Awards (TV Special) (composer: theme music)
 2008 A-List Awards (TV Special) (composer: theme music)
 2007 The Bucket List (musician: piano)
 2007 Hairspray (composer: songs) / (lyricist: songs) / (music arranger - uncredited) / (orchestrator)
 2005 Rumor Has It... (music adaptor)
 2004 Team America: World Police (composer: unused music)
 2004 The 76th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) (conductor) / (musical director)
 2003 Marci X (original songs)
 2003 Charlie Lawrence (TV Series) (composer - 6 episodes)
- I'll Take the Low Road (2003) ... (composer: theme music)
- Dinner and a Breakdown (2003) ... (composer: theme music)
- New Kid in School (2003) ... (composer: theme music)
- A Vote of Confidence (2003) ... (composer: theme music)
- Episode #1.3 ... (composer: theme music)
 2003 Down with Love (orchestrator)
 2002 Greg the Bunny (TV Series) (main theme by - 2 episodes)
- SK-2.0 (2002) ... (main theme by)
- Welcome to Sweetknuckle Junction (2002) ... (main theme by)
 2001 What's the Worst That Could Happen? (composer: additional music)
 2000-2001 Bette (TV Series) (composer - 18 episodes)
- A Brand New Roy (2001) ... (composer: theme music)
- Polterguest (2001) ... (composer: theme music)
- The Invisible Mom (2001) ... (composer: theme music)
- Big Business (2001) ... (composer: theme music)
- Of Men and Meatballs (2001) ... (composer: theme music)
 2001 The Wedding Planner (consultant: musical score)
 1999-2000 The Martin Short Show (TV Series) (musical director - 63 episodes)
- Episode #1.134 (2000) ... (musical director)
- Episode #1.128 (2000) ... (musical director)
- Episode #1.125 (2000) ... (musical director)
- Episode #1.97 (2000) ... (musical director)
- Episode #1.96 (2000) ... (musical director)
 1999 DVDA: What Would Brian Boitano Do? (Video short) (lyrics)
 1999 The Story of Us (music producer)
 1999 South Park: Bigger, Longer & Uncut (composer: songs, additional music & lyrics)
 1998 Patch Adams (music producer)
 1998 My Giant (music producer)
 1997 George of the Jungle (music adaptor) / (music supervisor)
 1996 The First Wives Club (music supervisor)
 1996 Bogus (music producer)
 1995 The American President (music producer)
 1995 Forget Paris (music adaptor) / (music supervisor)
 1994 North (musician: piano - uncredited)
 1994 That's Entertainment! III (Documentary) (music arranger)
 1993 Sister Act 2: Back in the Habit (music adaptor: songs) / (music supervisor)
 1993 Hocus Pocus (musical arrangement: additional arrangements)
 1993 Sleepless in Seattle (music adaptor) / (music supervisor)
 1993 Life with Mikey (music supervisor)
 1992 A Few Good Men (music producer)
 1992 Mr. Saturday Night (score producer)
 1992 Sister Act (music producer) / (orchestrator: score)
 1991 For the Boys (song and music consultant)
 1991 The Addams Family (music score producer)
 1991 City Slickers (conductor - uncredited) / (orchestrator - uncredited) / (score producer - uncredited)
 1991 One Night Stand (TV Series documentary) (composer - 1 episode)
- Bill Hicks (1991) ... (composer: theme music)
 1991 The 63rd Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) (principal music arranger)
 1991 Scenes from a Mall (orchestrator)
 1989 Billy Crystal: Midnight Train to Moscow (TV Special documentary) (musical director)
 1989 When Harry Met Sally... (music adaptor) / (music arranger) / (orchestrator)
 1989 I, Martin Short, Goes Hollywood (TV Movie) (original songs)
 1988 Beaches (music supervisor)
 1988 The 40th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) (arranger: Sweeney Sisters medley)
 1988 Big Business (music arranger: vocal arrangements)
 1988 The Mondo Beyondo Show (TV Special) (musical director: "Mondo Beyondo Sequence")
 1987 On Location: Women of the Night (TV Special) (musical director)
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Other Works:

Composed music for Castle Rock Productions tag See more »

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Alternate Names:

Marc 'Marc' Shaiman

Height:

5' 5" (1.65 m)
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Trivia:

On Saturday Night Live (1975), Marc had a recurring role as the Sweeney Sisters pianist, Skip. Skip's always stayed silent during those skits. He eventually returned to Saturday Night Live (1975) on the night of 1-13-1990 episode with Ed O'Neil and Harry Connick Jr. to perform alongside the Saturday Night Live (1975) Band as well as conducting the orchestra during Connick, Jr.'s performances. See more »

Trademark:

Frequently works with Rob Reiner

Star Sign:

Libra

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