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Pete DeFreitas (1961–1989)

Pete DeFreitas was born on August 2, 1961 in Port of Spain, Trinidad, British West Indies. He died on June 14, 1989 in London, England. See full bio »


(age 27) in London, England, UK

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Known For

Grosse Pointe Blank
Grosse Pointe Blank Soundtrack
Donnie Darko
Donnie Darko Soundtrack
The Girl Next Door
The Girl Next Door Soundtrack
Hot Tub Time Machine


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 2017 Red Oaks (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
 2017 Bingo: The King of the Mornings (writer: "Bring on the Dancing Horses")
 2017 13 Reasons Why (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
 2017 I Don't Feel at Home in This World Anymore. (writer: "Bring On The Dancing Horses")
 2016 Scream Queens (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
 2016 Stranger Things (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
 2015 Kill Your Friends (writer: "Killing Moon")
 2014 White Bird in a Blizzard (writer: "Bring on the Dancing Horses" - as Peter De Freitas)
 2013 Vi är bäst! (writer: "Villiers Terrace")
 2013 The Americans (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
 2011 We Bought a Zoo (writer: "Do It Clean" - as Pete De Freitas)
 2011 The Howling: Reborn (Video) (writer: "The Killing Moon (All Night Version)")
 2010 Hot Tub Time Machine (writer: "Bring on the Dancing Horses" - as Peter De Freitas)
 2009 Ashes to Ashes (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
 2009 Awaydays (writer: "All That Jazz")
 2007 Cold Case (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
 2006 Starter for 10 (writer: "Do It Clean")
 2005 The Work of Director Anton Corbijn (Video documentary) (writer: "The Game", "Seven Seas")
 2005 Feed (writer: "Lips Like Sugar" - as Pete De Freitas)
 2004 The Girl Next Door (writer: "THE KILLING MOON")
 2004 50 First Dates (writer: "Lips Like Sugar" - as Pete De Freitas)
 2001 Me Without You (writer: "The Cutter" (1983) - as Pete De Freitas)
 2001 Donnie Darko (writer: "The Killing Moon" - as Pete De Freitas)
 1998 Gia (TV Movie) (writer: "The Killing Moon")
 1997 Grosse Pointe Blank (writer: "The Killing Moon")
 1986 Pretty in Pink ("Bring On The Dancing Horses")
 1982 Top of the Pops (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
 1981 Urgh! A Music War (Documentary) (writer: "The Puppet")
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Personal Details

Other Works:

5 albums recorded with band Echo & the Bunnymen (Crocodiles, Heaven Up Here, Porcupine, Ocean Rain, Echo & the Bunnymen).

Alternate Names:

Echo & The Bunnymen | Echo & the Bunnymen

Did You Know?


Replaced the eponymous "Echo" - a drum machine - in '80s band Echo & the Bunnymen as their first human drummer. Legend has it he couldn't even play the instrument at the time (see the liner notes to 'Crystal Days 1979-1999'). See more »

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