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Paul Desmond (I) (1924–1977)

Paul Desmond was born on November 25, 1924 in San Francisco, California, USA as Paul Emil Breitenfeld. He died on May 30, 1977 in New York City, New York, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Mighty Aphrodite Soundtrack
(1995)
Say Anything... Soundtrack
(1989)
Constantine Soundtrack
(2005)
Rushmore Soundtrack
(1998)

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 2018 The Deuce (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- All You'll Be Eating Is Cannibals (2018) ... (performer: "Will I Know")
 2017 Twin Peaks (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Part 4 (2017) ... (writer: "Take Five")
 2016 Supernatural (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- LOTUS (2016) ... (writer: "Take Five")
 2016 Rules Don't Apply (writer: "Take Five")
 2016 Timeshift (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Bridging the Gap: How the Severn Bridge Was Built (2016) ... (writer: "Take Five" - uncredited)
 2016 Handsome Devil (writer: "The Russians are Coming")
 2016 Sing (writer: "Take Five")
 2016 The Great Everything & the Nothing (writer: "Take Five")
 2014 Sasha I Love You (Short) (writer: "Take five")
 2014 Parenthood (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Lean In (2014) ... (performer: "Will I Know" - uncredited)
 2014 The 50 Year Argument (Documentary) (writer: "Take Five")
 2013 Monica Z (writer: "Take Five")
 2013 The 55th Annual Grammy Awards (TV Special) (writer: "Take Five")
 2012 The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #21.63 (2012) ... (writer: "Take Five" - uncredited)
 2012 Ginger & Rosa (writer: "Take Five")
 2012 Magic City (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Harder They Fall (2012) ... (writer: "Take Five")
 2011 Fringe (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Stowaway (2011) ... (writer: "Take Five" - uncredited)
 2009 1 noyabrya 2008. Foto-vecherinka (Documentary short) (writer: "Take Five")
 2009 The Jazzman (writer: "Take Five")
 2009 The House of Branching Love (performer: "Pra dizer adeus / To say goodbye")
 2007 Flawless (writer: "Take Five")
 2007 The Sopranos (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Soprano Home Movies (2007) ... (writer: "Take Five" - uncredited)
 2004-2006 The Simpsons (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Jazzy & The Pussycats (2006) ... (writer: "Take Five" - uncredited)
- All's Fair in Oven War (2004) ... (writer: "Take Five")
 2006 Malcolm in the Middle (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Bomb Shelter (2006) ... (writer: "Take Five")
 2005 Die Mendt - Portrait eines Multitalents (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "Take Five" (uncredited), "Take Five")
 2005 The West Wing (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Drought Conditions (2005) ... (writer: "Take Five")
 2005 Constantine (writer: "Take Five")
 2004 Independent Lens (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Political Dr. Seuss (2004) ... (writer: "Take Five" - as P. Desmond)
 2003 Cameras Take Five (Short) (writer: "Take Five")
 2003 Presence (Documentary) (performer: "Blue Rondo à la Turk")
 2002 Skeppsholmen (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.6 (2002) ... (music: "Take Five")
 2002 Livshunger (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.1 (2002) ... (writer: "TAKE FIVE")
 1998 Pleasantville (writer: "Take Five")
 1998 Rushmore (performer: "Take Ten") / (writer: "Take Ten")
 1995 Mighty Aphrodite (writer: "Take Five" (1959))
 1994 Imaginary Crimes (performer: "Fall Out")
 1994 Baseball (TV Mini-Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- A Whole New Ballgame (1994) ... (writer: "Take Five")
 1993 Manhattan Murder Mystery (writer: "Take Five" (1959))
 1989 Say Anything... (writer: "Take Five")
 1986 Crime Story (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Pilot (1986) ... (writer: "Take Five")
 1985 Keith Jarrett: Standards (Video documentary) (writer: "Late Lament")
 1983 Mensen zoals jij en ik (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- De 3de man/Pendeldienst/De ziel van het bedrijf (1983) ... (writer: "Take Five")
 1981 American Pop (writer: "Take Five")
 1979 The Muppet Show (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- Dudley Moore (1979) ... (music: "Take Five")
 1978 Acting Out ("Desmond Blue", uncredited)
 1978 Sugar in the Raw (writer: "Take Five" - uncredited)
 1976 Huset på Christianshavn (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Hus til salg (1976) ... (writer: "Take Five" - uncredited)
 1974 The Conversation (writer: "Take Five" (1959) - uncredited)
 1973 Heavy Traffic (writer: "Take Five")
 1967 Dim (writer: "Take Five")
 1963 Age tendre et tête de bois (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 11 May 1963 (1963) ... (writer: "Take Five")
 1961 Jazz Casual (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Dave Brubeck Quartet (1961) ... (writer: "Take Five")
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Personal Details

Other Works:

CD: "Fast Living" (RCA) See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Print Biography | 1 Portrayal | See more »

Alternate Names:

The Dave Brubeck Quartet
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Did You Know?

Trivia:

Is portrayed by John Timothy Burton in Crazy (2008) See more »

Nickname:

The Stork

Star Sign:

Sagittarius

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