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Marshall Crenshaw

Marshall Crenshaw was born on November 11, 1953 in Detroit, Michigan, USA as Marshall Howard Crenshaw. 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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(Saturday March 7, 2020 8:00pm) He is a special guest vocalist for the concert, "The Smithereens," performed at the Pollak Theatre at Monmouth University in West Long Branch, New Jersey with Jim Babjak; Dennis Diken and Mike Mesaros in the cast. See more »

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Schoolmate of actor Curtis Armstrong. They both graduated Berkley High School, Berkley, Michigan, within one year of each other (Crenshaw in 1971). See more »

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