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Marshall Crenshaw

Marshall Crenshaw was born on November 11, 1953 in Detroit, Michigan, USA. He is an actor and composer, known for La Bamba (1987), Empire Records (1995) and Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story (2007). He has been married to Ione Pyden since 1978. See full bio »

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Known For

La Bamba Buddy Holly
Empire Records Soundtrack
Superman III Soundtrack


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 1997 Viva Variety (TV Series)
- Episode #1.3 (1997) ... Guest
 1994 The Adventures of Pete & Pete (TV Series)
- Hard Day's Pete (1994) ... Meterman
 1987 La Bamba
Buddy Holly
 1986 Peggy Sue Got Married
Reunion Band
 1985 Little Wild One (No. 5) (Video short)
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5' 9" (1.75 m)


Ione Pyden

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He scored his only top 40 hit in 1982 with "Someday, Someway" from the film Night Shift (1982). See more »

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