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Willy DeVille (1950–2009)

Willy DeVille was born on August 25, 1950 in Stamford, Connecticut, USA as William Borsey. He is known for his work on The Princess Bride (1987), Cruising (1980) and Death Proof (2007). He was married to Nina DeVille, Lisa and Toots. He died on August 6, 2009 in Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

The Princess Bride Soundtrack
Cruising Music Department
Death Proof Soundtrack


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 1999 Cypress Edge
Alfred Waxman (as Willie DeVille)
 1996 Bullet
Willy Lookout
 1992 Willy DeVille: Hey Joe (Video short)
Willy DeVille
 1992 Willy DeVille: I Call Your Name (Video short)
Willy DeVille
 1988 Body & Soul (Short)
 1988 Homeboy
Moe's Bodyguard
 1987 Mark Knopfler & Willy DeVille: Storybook Love (Video short)
Willy DeVille
 1986 Va Banque
Show Show Music department (5 credits)
Show Show Writer (2 credits)
Show Show Soundtrack (42 credits)
Show Show Composer (1 credit)
Show Show Self (12 credits)
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Other Works:

Album: "Le Chat Bleu" (1981/Capitol) See more »

Publicity Listings:

3 Articles | 1 Pictorial | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

Alternate Names:

Willie DeVille


Lisa  (her death) | See more »

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Father of son, Sean, and brother of Mimi in Australia. See more »

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