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David Vanian

David Vanian was born on October 12, 1956 in Hemel Hempstead, England as David Letts. He has been married to Patricia Morrison since 1996. They have one child. He was previously married to Laurie Vanian. See full bio »

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Known For

The Perfect Sleep Music Department
Batman Forever Soundtrack
Tommy Boy Soundtrack
I Superbiker Music Department


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 2018 Deadly Class (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Reagan Youth (2018) ... (writer: "Melody Lee")
 2018 Action Point (writer: "Smash It Up, Part 2")
 2012/V Perfection (writer: "Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde", "Wait For The Blackout" - as Vanian)
 2011 Metal Evolution (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- New Wave of British Heavy Metal (2011) ... (writer: "Love Song")
 2010 It's Kind of a Funny Story (writer: "Smash It Up" - as Vanian)
 2009 The Perfect Sleep (performer: "Born To Be Wicked", "Tonight We Ride", "The Perfect Sleep") / (producer: "Born To Be Wicked", "Tonight We Ride", "The Perfect Sleep") / (writer: "Born To Be Wicked", "Tonight We Ride", "The Perfect Sleep")
 2007 Punk's Not Dead (Documentary) (writer: "The History of the World - Part 1" - as Vanian)
 2006 Driver: Parallel Lines (Video Game) (writer: "Smash It Up")
 1995 Batman Forever (writer: "Smash It Up")
 1995 Tommy Boy (as Vanian, "Wait For The Blackout")
 1986-1987 Miami Vice (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
- Viking Bikers from Hell (1987) ... (writer: "Tightrope Walk" - uncredited)
- Duty and Honor (1987) ... (writer: "Anything" - uncredited)
- Walk-Alone (1986) ... (writer: "In Dulce Decorum" - uncredited)
 1986 Rock Around the Dock (TV Movie) (writer: "Anything")
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Alternate Names:

The Damned | Dave Vanian


5' 6" (1.68 m)

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Is the lead singer for the punk rock group The Damned.

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