Buffy Sainte-Marie

Academy Award-winner Buffy Sainte-Marie led an extraordinary career writing music for various big screen productions. Sainte-Marie began her entertainment career with her music featured in films like the Bruce Davison ... Read more »
Born: 02/20/1941 in Piapot Reserve, Saskatchewan, CA

Filmography

Music (17)

Bridget Jones's Baby 2016 (Movie)

("Up Where We Belong") (Song)

Yours, Mine & Ours 2005 (Movie)

("Up Where We Belong") (Song)

The Lizzie McGuire Movie 2003 (Movie)

("Up Where We Belong") (Song)

Moulin Rouge 2001 (Movie)

("Up Where We Belong") (Song)

Standing in the Light 1999 - 2000 (TV Show)

Music

This Year's Love 1999 (Movie)

("Until it's Time for You to Go") (Song)

Diamond's Edge 1990 (Movie)

("Until It's Time For You to Go") (Song)

Windy City 1984 (Movie)

songs("Hit and Run Lovers" "Trick or Treat") (Song)

An Officer and A Gentleman 1982 (Movie)

title song("An Officer and a Gentleman") (Song)

Heart Beat 1979 (Movie)

("I Love Her Too") (Song)

Spirit of the Wind 1978 (Movie)

(Music)

Spirit of the Wind 1978 (Movie)

(Performer)

Performance 1970 (Movie)

mouth bow player("The Hashishin" "Dyed, Dead, Red") (Music)

Performance 1970 (Movie)

("Dyed, Dead, Red") (Song Performer)

The Strawberry Statement 1970 (Movie)

("The Circle Game") (Song Performer)

Elvis (TV Show)

Song

Where the Spirit Lives (TV Show)

Music
Actor (9)

Saint Misbehavin': The Wavy Gravy Movie 2010 (Movie)

Herself (Actor)

Stand and Be Counted 1999 - 2000 (TV Show)

Actor

Festival 1998 (Movie)

(Actor)

The Wild West 1992 - 1993 (TV Show)

Voice

Legacy in Limbo 1986 - 1987 (TV Show)

Narrator

Perry Como's Christmas in New Mexico 1979 - 1980 (TV Show)

Actor

Son of the Morning Star (TV Show)

Voice

The Broken Chain (TV Show)

Actor

Biography

Academy Award-winner Buffy Sainte-Marie led an extraordinary career writing music for various big screen productions. Sainte-Marie began her entertainment career with her music featured in films like the Bruce Davison drama "The Strawberry Statement" (1970) and the biographical drama "Heart Beat" (1979) with Nick Nolte. She followed this honor with songs in "Windy City" (1984). Sainte-Marie won a Golden Globe Award for "An Officer and A Gentleman" in 1982. In the eighties and the nineties, Sainte-Marie devoted her time to various credits, such as "Legacy in Limbo" (PBS, 1986-87), "Streets of Gold" (1986) and "Diamond's Edge" (1990). Sainte-Marie's music was also featured in "This Year's Love" (1999) with Kathy Burke, "Moulin Rouge" (2001) with Nicole Kidman and the comedy adaptation "The Lizzie McGuire Movie" (2003) with Hilary Duff. Her music was also featured in the Dennis Quaid comedic adaptation "Yours, Mine & Ours" (2005). Most recently, Sainte-Marie appeared on the Wavy Gravy documentary "Saint Misbehavin': The Wavy Gravy Movie" (2010).

Milestones

Popular songs include "Smack Water Jack" and "Universal Soldier".

Known for such albums as "Coincidence And Likely Stories" and "Up Where We Belong"

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