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Willy DeVille (1950–2009)


Willy DeVille was born on August 25, 1950 in Stamford, Connecticut, USA as William Borsey. 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
(1987)
Cruising Music Department
(1980)
Death Proof Soundtrack
(2007)

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 2017 Double Time Kill Rate (Short) (performer: "Its So Easy") / (writer: "Its So Easy")
 2016 Special Correspondents ("Spanish Stroll") / (performer: "Spanish Stroll" - as Mink DeVille) / (writer: "Spanish Stroll")
 2015 Tu cara me suena (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #4.5 (2015) ... (writer: "Demasiado corazón")
 2014 Anarchy in Manchester (TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.3 (2014) ... (performer: "Little Girl" - as Mink DeVille)
 2013 CBGB (performer: "Soul Twist", "Steady Drivin Man", "One Way Street", "Rolene", "'A' Train Lady" - as Mink DeVille) / (writer: "Soul Twist", "Steady Drivin Man", "One Way Street")
 2010 t Schaep met de 5 pooten (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Hallo, gezellig! (2010) ... (writer: "Lekker bakken in de zon" (Demasiado Corazon))
 2010 Treme (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Meet De Boys on the Battlefront (2010) ... (performer: "New Orleans" - uncredited)
 2007 Música des del cor (TV Special) (writer: "Demasiado corazón")
 2007 Death Proof (performer: "It's So Easy") / (writer: "It's So Easy")
 2007 In the Land of Women (performer: "Spanish Stroll" - as Mink DeVille) / (writer: "Spanish Stroll")
 2007 Grindhouse (performer: "It's So Easy" - uncredited) / (writer: "It's So Easy" - uncredited)
 2007 Esti showder (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #9.13 (2007) ... (writer: "Demasiado corazón")
 2007 Wild Hogs (performer: "Spanish Stroll" - as Mink DeVille) / (writer: "Spanish Stroll" - as William DeVille)
 2007 La tele de tu vida (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.6 (2007) ... (performer: "Demasiado corazón")
 2006 You, Me and Dupree (performer: "Spanish Stroll" - as Mink DeVille) / (writer: "Spanish Stroll")
 2003 Devil's Gate ("Something Beautiful Is Dying")
  Zwei Männer am Herd (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes, 1999) (writer - 2 episodes, 1999)
- Einmal Bayern und zurück! (1999) ... (performer: "Demasiado Corazon" - uncredited) / (writer: "Demasiado Corazon" - uncredited)
- Unter Druck (1999) ... (performer: "Demasiado Corazon" - uncredited) / (writer: "Demasiado Corazon" - uncredited)
 1998 Those Who Love Me Can Take the Train (performer: "Save the Last Dance for Me")
 1996 The Last of the High Kings (performer: "Spanish Stroll" - as Willie de Ville) / (writer: "Spanish Stroll" - as Willie de Ville)
 1996 Der Schattenmann (TV Series) (performer: "Loup Garou", "My One Desire") / (writer: "Loup Garou", "My One Desire")
  Die Harald Schmidt Show (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 1995) (writer - 1 episode, 1995)
- Show #5 (1995) ... (performer: "Hey Joe", "Still (I Love You Still)") / (writer: "Still (I Love You Still)")
 1993 Mad Dog and Glory (performer: "Mixed Up, Shook Up Girl" - as Mink DeVille) / (writer: "Mixed Up, Shook Up Girl")
 1990 Miami Vice (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Too Much, Too Late (1990) ... (performer: "Mixed Up, Shook Up Girl" - uncredited)
 1989 Road House (writer: "Savoire Faire")
 1989 Night Visitor (performer: "NEVER CRY DEVIL")
 1989 The Rachel Papers (performer: "ASSASSIN OF LOVE") / (writer: "ASSASSIN OF LOVE")
 1988 Body & Soul (Short) (performer: "Assassin of Love")
 1988 The 60th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) (performer: "Storybook Love") / (writer: "Storybook Love")
 1987 The Princess Bride (performer: "Storybook Love") / (writer: "Storybook Love")
 1984 The Pope of Greenwich Village (performer: "Just to Walk That Little Girl Home" - as Mink De Ville)
 1983 Breathless (performer: "Bad Boy" - as Mink DeVille)
 1982 Summer Lovers (performer: "Love & Emotion" - as Mink DeVille) / (writer: "Love & Emotion" - as Mink DeVille)
 1980 Cruising (performer: "Heat of the Moment", "Pullin' My String", "It's So Easy")
 1979 Hardcore (performer: "Easy Slider", "Guardian Angel" - as Mink DeVille) / (writer: "Easy Slider", "Guardian Angel")
  Top of the Pops (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes, 1977) (writer - 2 episodes, 1977)
- Episode dated 1 September 1977 (1977) ... (performer: "Spanish Stroll" - as Mink DeVille) / (writer: "Spanish Stroll")
- Episode dated 18 August 1977 (1977) ... (performer: "Spanish Stroll" - as Mink DeVille) / (writer: "Spanish Stroll")
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Album: "Cabretta" (1977/Capitol) See more »

Publicity Listings:

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

Alternate Names:

Mink De Ville | Mink DeVille | Willie DeVille
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Did You Know?

Trivia:

Singer/songwriter who led the band Mink DeVille from the mid-'70s to the mid-'80s. He was the singer and main composer for the group. See more »

Star Sign:

Virgo

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