Marshall Crenshaw

Marshall Crenshaw brought his musical talents to a variety of films over the course of his Hollywood career. Crenshaw began his entertainment career with his music featured in films like the Henry Winkler comedy "Night ... Read more »
Born: 11/11/1953 in Detroit, Michigan, USA

Filmography

Music (17)

Losers Take All 2013 (Movie)

(Music Producer)

Baby Mama 2008 (Movie)

("This Street") (Song)

Baby Mama 2008 (Movie)

("This Street") (Song Performer)

Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story 2007 (Movie)

("Walk Hard") (Song)

The Groomsmen 2006 (Movie)

("Someday, Someway") (Song)

The Groomsmen 2006 (Movie)

("Someday, Someway") (Song Performer)

Men Behaving Badly 1996 - 1998 (Tv Show)

Song

Empire Records 1995 (Movie)

("Til I Hear It From You") (Song)

La Bamba 1987 (Movie)

song producer("Crying, Waiting, Hoping") (Song)

La Bamba 1987 (Movie)

(Song Performer)

Desperately Seeking Susan 1985 (Movie)

(Song)

Desperately Seeking Susan 1985 (Movie)

("Someday Someway") (Song Performer)

The Loveless 1984 (Movie)

("Wasting My Time") (Song)

Superman III 1983 (Movie)

("Rock On") (Song Performer)

Night Shift 1982 (Movie)

(Song)

Night Shift 1982 (Movie)

("Someday Someway") (Song Performer)
Actor (4)

Live From the House of Blues 1994 - 1996 (TV Show)

Actor

Buddy Holly and the Crickets -- A Tribute 1987 - 1988 (TV Show)

Actor

La Bamba 1987 (Movie)

Buddy Holly (Actor)

Peggy Sue Got Married 1986 (Movie)

Reunion Band Member (Actor)

Biography

Marshall Crenshaw brought his musical talents to a variety of films over the course of his Hollywood career. Crenshaw began his entertainment career with his music featured in films like the Henry Winkler comedy "Night Shift" (1982), the action movie "Superman III" (1983) with Christopher Reeve and the drama "The Loveless" (1984) with Willem Dafoe. His music also appeared in "Desperately Seeking Susan" (1985). Though known first for his music, Crenshaw also acted in the Kathleen Turner fantastical comedy "Peggy Sue Got Married" (1986). In the eighties and the nineties, Crenshaw devoted his time to various credits, such as "Buddy Holly and the Crickets -- A Tribute" (PBS, 1987-88), "La Bamba" (1987) starring Lou Diamond Phillips and "Live From the House of Blues" (TBS, 1994-96). He also worked on "Empire Records" (1995) and "Men Behaving Badly" (NBC, 1996-98). Crenshaw was nominated for a Golden Globe Award for "Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story" in 2007. After receiving this honor, he wrote songs which were featured in "Baby Mama" (2008) with Tina Fey. Most recently, Crenshaw worked on the Kyle Gallner musical "Losers Take All" (2013).

Milestones

Popular songs include "Someday" and "Crying, Waiting, Hoping".

Known for such albums as "Marshall Crenshaw" and "#447"

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