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Cyril Neville

Cyril Neville was born on October 10, 1948 in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA. See full bio »

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Philadelphia Soundtrack
8 Mile Soundtrack
Why Him? Soundtrack
Get on the Bus Soundtrack


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 2019 Shaft (writer: "Feel Me Flow")
 2019 Shazam! (writer: "Feel Me Flow")
 2018 Red Dead Redemption II (Video Game) (music: "Crash of Worlds (High)", "Crash of Worlds (Low)") / (performer: "Unshaken") / (publisher: "Crash of Worlds (High)", "Crash of Worlds (Low)")
 2017 Disjointed (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Donna Weed (2017) ... (writer: "Funkify Your Life" - uncredited)
 2016 Why Him? (writer: "Feel Me Flow")
 2011 Independent Lens (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Have You Heard from Johannesburg: From Selma to Soweto (2011) ... (writer: "Sister Rosa")
  Treme (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2011) (writer - 1 episode, 2011)
- Carnival Time (2011) ... (performer: "Indians Got That Fire", "(Every Time I Hear) That Melllow Saxophone" - uncredited) / (writer: "Indians Got That Fire" - uncredited)
 2006 Austin City Limits (TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode)
- New Orleans Social Club (2006) ... (performer: "This is My Country")
 2005 Make It Funky! (Documentary) (writer: "Cissy Strut" - as Cyril G. Neville) / (writer: "Fire on the Bayou")
 2002 8 Mile (writer: "Feel Me Flow")
 1998 Around the Fire (writer: "Brother John")
 1996 Get on the Bus (producer: "Over A Million Strong") / (writer: "Over A Million Strong")
 1996 A Tribute to Stevie Ray Vaughan (TV Special) (writer: "Six Strings Down")
 1993 Philadelphia (writer: "Sister Rosa")
 1993 Posse (writer: "Let That Hammer Fall")
 1977-1990 Saturday Night Live (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Dennis Quaid/The Neville Brothers (1990) ... (writer: "Brother Jake", "River of Life" - uncredited)
- Broderick Crawford/Levon Helm/Dr. John/The Meters (1977) ... (writer: "(I've Got to Get) My Name Up in Lights")
 1990 21 Jump Street (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- The Girl Next Door (1990) ... (performer: "Fearless" - uncredited)
 1988 Dolly (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Down in New Orleans (1988) ... (performer: "When You Go To New Orleans")
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Alternate Names:

The Neville Brothers

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When director/producer Peter Bratt was looking for an Alfre Woodard-type to portray the character of "Evey" in Follow Me Home (1996), Neville suggested that Bratt try to get Alfre Woodard for the part. When Bratt informed him that the film's budget would not allow him to appropriately pay an actress like Alfre Woodard, Neville forwarded the script to Woodard's agent. Impressed with the script, ... See more »

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