Shawn Colvin

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Shawn Colvin was born on January 10, 1956 in Vermillion, South Dakota, USA. She is an actress and writer, known for Armageddon (1998), Tin Cup (1996) and Heartbreakers (2001). She was previously married to Mario Erwin and Simon Tassano. See full bio »

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3 wins & 8 nominations. See more awards »


Known For

Armageddon Soundtrack
Tin Cup Soundtrack
Heartbreakers Minister at Second Wedding
As Good as It Gets Soundtrack


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 2008/II Crazy
Kitty Wells
 2000-2001 The Simpsons (TV Series)
Rachel Jordan
- I'm Goin' to Praiseland (2001) ... Rachel Jordan (voice)
- Alone Again, Natura-Diddly (2000) ... Rachel Jordan (voice)
 2001 Heartbreakers
Minister at Second Wedding
 1998 Suddenly Susan (TV Series)
Shawn Colvin
- Ready... Aim... Fong! (1998) ... Shawn Colvin
 1997 Shawn Colvin: Sunny Came Home (Music Video)
Shawn Colvin
 1997 Fame L.A. (TV Series)
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- Do or Die (1997) ... Shawn Colvin
 1995-1996 The Larry Sanders Show (TV Series)
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- The New Writer (1996) ... Shawn Colvin
- 0.409 (1995) ... Shawn Colvin
 1996 Grace of My Heart
Commune Guitarist
 1994 Shawn Colvin: Every Little Thing (He) Does Is Magic (Music Video)
Shawn Colvin
 1993 Baywatch (TV Series)
- Tower of Power (1993)
 1990 Bruce Hornsby and the Range: Lost Soul (Music Video)
Shawn Colvin
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Show Show Self (56 credits)
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Other Works:

Appears courtesy of Columbia Records on the Lisa Loeb Album - Firecracker, as Harmony Vocals for the song "Falling in Love" See more »

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5' 5½" (1.66 m)


Mario Erwin  (divorced)  (1 child) | See more »

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I think that the indefinable space between happy and sad is the most moving and compelling place for an artist to be. If there's anything I consistently strive for, it's a melancholy limbo. See more »


Started out playing with Austin-based Dixie Diesels. Moved to New York City in 1980. Big break came singing backup on a Suzanne Vega tour in 1997. See more »

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