Fred Ebb (1928–2004)

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Fred Ebb was born on April 8, 1928 in New York City, New York, USA. He is known for his work on Chicago (2002), Cabaret (1972) and Shame (2011). He died on September 11, 2004 in New York City. See full bio »

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Nominated for 2 Oscars. Another 9 wins & 26 nominations. See more awards »


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Chicago Music Department
Cabaret Music Department
Shame Soundtrack
Liza with a Z Music Department


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 2019 Love & Revenge (Video short) (Lyrics)
 2019 Fosse/Verdon (TV Mini Series) (lyrics - 4 episodes)
- Nowadays (2019) ... (lyrics: Chicago)
- All I Care About Is Love (2019) ... (lyrics: Chicago)
- Me and My Baby (2019) ... (lyrics: Cabaret)
- Life Is a Cabaret (2019) ... (lyrics: Cabaret)
 2019 Liza Koshy: Dollar Store with Liza (Music Video)
 2015 First You Dream: The Music of Kander & Ebb (TV Movie) (lyrics)
 2013 Chicago: The Vaudeville Musical (Video) (lyricist)
 2012 Den store bagedyst (TV Series) (additional music - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.1 (2012) ... (additional music)
 2002 Chicago (lyrical composer: songs)
 1990 The Rink (Video) (lyrics)
 1988 The 60th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) (special musical material)
 1988 The Thorns (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- The Other Maid (1988) ... (lyrics: theme music)
 1975 Funny Lady (music and lyrics to original songs)
 1972 Liza with a Z (TV Special) (original musical material by)
 1972 Cabaret (composer: additional songs) / (lyrics by)
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Other Works:

John Kander and he wrote the music and lyrics for the musical, "The Scottsboro Boys," in an American Contemporary Theatre production in San Francisco, California. David Thompson wrote the book. Susan Stroman was choreographer and director. Jeff Whiting was associate director and choreographer. See more »

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1 Biographical Movie | 1 Print Biography | 4 Articles | See more »

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Though his birth year was regularly listed as 1933, the funeral home, after consulting with his family, listed his age at death as 76, not 71. See more »

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