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Too $hort was born on April 28, 1966 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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Black Panther
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Boyz n the Hood
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 2018 Black Panther (performer: "In the Trunk") / (writer: "In the Trunk" - as Todd Shaw)
 2017 The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
 2017 All Eyez on Me (performer: "City of Dope") / (writer: "City of Dope" - as Todd Shaw)
 2015 Skam (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Tenker alltid det er meg det er noe galt med (2015) ... (performer: "Bossy")
 2015 Gruen XL (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Uber (2015) ... (writer: "Loyal")
 2015 Ballers (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Pilot (2015) ... (performer: "Money on the Floor" - uncredited)
 2014-2015 Todd's Pop Song Reviews (TV Series documentary) (writer - 2 episodes)
- "Jealous" by Nick Jonas (2015) ... (writer: "Loyal")
- "Wiggle" by Jason DeRulo (2014) ... (writer: "Loyal")
 2014 One Hit Wonderland (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Just a Friend by Biz Markie (2014) ... (writer: "Loyal")
 2013 Grand Theft Auto V (Video Game) (as Todd Shaw, "So You Want to Be a Gangster")
  30 Rock (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2006) (writer - 1 episode, 2006)
- The Aftermath (2006) ... (performer: "Bossy") / (writer: "Bossy")
 2006 Entourage (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Vegas Baby, Vegas! (2006) ... (performer: "Blow the Whistle")
 2005 Independent Lens (TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode)
- A Hard Straight (2005) ... (performer: "Money in the Ghetto" - as Too Short)
 2004 Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (Video Game) ("The Ghetto", uncredited) / (writer: "The Ghetto" - uncredited)
 2004 The Cookout (performer: "Cocktales" - as Too Short) / (writer: "Cocktales" - as Todd Shaw)
 2003 Grind (performer: "Parking Lot Pimpin'" - as Too Short) / (writer: "Parking Lot Pimpin'" - as Todd Shaw)
 2002 Drumline (performer: "Shout It Out" - as Too Short) / (writer: "Shout It Out" - as Todd Shaw)
 2001 Freddy Got Fingered (writer: "I Just Wanna Love You (Give It 2 Me)" - as Todd Shaw)
 2001 Porn Star: The Legend of Ron Jeremy (Documentary) (writer: "Devil Without a Cause" - as Todd Anthony Shaw)
 2000 Saturday Night Live (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Lucy Liu/Jay-Z (2000) ... (writer: "I Just Wanna Love U (Give It 2 Me)")
 2000 Juggalo Championshxt Wrestling Volume 1 (Video) (performer: "Devil Without a Cause") / (writer: "Devil Without a Cause" - as Todd Anthony Shaw)
 2000 Price of Glory (writer: "Roving Gangster (Rollin')" - as T. Shaw)
 1997 How to Be a Player (performer: "It' a Cold Day (The *** wit U Mix)" - as Too Short) / (writer: "******* wit Banks", "It' a Cold Day (The *** wit U Mix)" - as Todd Shaw)
 1997 Dangerous Ground (performer: "It's Alright")
 1996 Bulletproof (performer: "Where I'm From (Don't Fight The Clean Mix II)" - as Too Short) / (writer: "Where I'm From (Don't Fight The Clean Mix II)" - as Todd Shaw)
 1993 Ghost in the Machine (performer: "Check Yourself" - as Too Short) / (writer: "Check Yourself" - as Todd Shaw)
 1993 Menace II Society (performer: "ONLY THE STRONG SURVIVE") / (writer: "ONLY THE STRONG SURVIVE" - as T. Shaw)
 1992 Juice (performer: "So You Want to Be a Gangster" - as Too $hort) / (writer: "So You Want to Be a Gangster" - as Too $hort)
 1991 Boyz n the Hood (performer: "It's Your Life" - as Too Short) / (producer: "It's Your Life" - as Too Short) / (writer: "It's Your Life" - as T. Shaw)
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Too Short


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