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Wendy Melvoin

Wendy Melvoin was born on January 26, 1964 in Los Angeles, California, USA. She is a composer and actress, known for Purple Rain (1984), Dangerous Minds (1995) and Volcano (1997). See full bio »

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Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 10 wins & 6 nominations. See more awards »

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Known For

Purple Rain Music Department
(1984)
Dangerous Minds Composer
(1995)
Volcano Soundtrack
(1997)
Crossing Jordan Composer
(2001-2007)

Filmography

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 2021 Cruel Summer (TV Series) (2 episodes)
 2021 Firefly Lane (TV Series) (10 episodes)
- Auld Lang Syne (2021)
- Mawaige (2021)
- Dirty Laundry (2021)
 2019 Wine Country (music by)
 2016-2017 Shades of Blue (TV Series) (26 episodes)
- Behind the Mask (2017)
- Broken Dolls (2017)
 2016-2017 No Tomorrow (TV Series) (8 episodes)
- No Woman No Cry (2017)
- No Regrets (2016)
- No Holds Barred (2016)
 2015-2016 Heroes Reborn (TV Mini Series) (12 episodes)
- Project Reborn (2016)
- Company Woman (2016)
- 11:53 to Odessa (2015)
 2015/I Studio City (TV Movie)
 2013-2014 Witches of East End (TV Series) (14 episodes)
- A Moveable Beast (2014)
 2012-2013 Touch (TV Series) (26 episodes)
- Leviathan (2013)
- Fight or Flight (2013)
- Accused (2013)
- Two of a Kind (2013)
- Clockwork (2013)
 2009-2012 Nurse Jackie (TV Series) (46 episodes)
- Chaud & Froid (2012)
- No-Kimono-Zone (2012)
 2011-2012 Prime Suspect (TV Series) (10 episodes)
- Gone to Pieces (2011)
- Underwater (2011)
- Shame (2011)
 2010 Just Wright (music by)
 2009 Virtuality (TV Movie)
 2009 Grace Jones: Williams' Blood (Music Video) (music by)
 2007 Bionic Woman (TV Series) (8 episodes)
- Do Not Disturb (2007)
- Trust Issues (2007)
- The List (2007)
- Faceoff (2007)
 2001-2007 Crossing Jordan (TV Series) (114 episodes)
- Crash (2007)
- D.O.A. (2007)
- Dead Again (2007)
- Post Hoc... (2007)
 2006/I Something New
 2005 Head Cases (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Pilot (2005)
 2004 Cavedweller
 2002 Juwanna Mann
 2001 Prince Charming (TV Movie)
 2000 Second Skin
 1999 Snoops (TV Series) (13 episodes)
- The Stolen Diskette (1999) ... (as Wendy & Lisa)
- Swan Chant (1999) ... (as Wendy & Lisa)
- Blood Lines (1999) ... (as Wendy & Lisa)
- A Criminal Mind (1999) ... (as Wendy & Lisa)
- The Grinch (1999) ... (as Wendy & Lisa)
 1999 Foolish
 1997 Hav Plenty (music by)
 1997 Soul Food (music by)
 1995 Dangerous Minds (as Wendy & Lisa)
 1989-1990 Snoops (TV Series) (13 episodes)
- Don't Try This at Home (1990) ... (as Wendy & Lisa, score by)
- Rough Justice (1990) ... (as Wendy & Lisa, score by)
- Someone to Lay Down Beside Me (1990) ... (as Wendy & Lisa, score by)
- Tango, Dance of Death (1989) ... (as Wendy & Lisa, score by)
- Twice Dead (1989) ... (as Wendy & Lisa, score by)
 1986 Prince: Mountains (Music Video)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Music video: Appeared in Prince's video "Raspberry Beret". See more »

Official Sites:

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Alternate Names:

Wendy & Lisa | Wendy
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Twin sister of Susannah Melvoin. See more »

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