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Barry Manilow

Barry Manilow was born on June 17, 1943 in New York City, New York, USA as Barry Alan Pincus. He is known for his work on Thumbelina (1994), Hellboy II: The Golden Army (2008) and Transsiberian (2008). He has been married to Garry Kief since April 2014. He was previously married to Susan Deixler. See full bio »

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Won 2 Primetime Emmys. Another 3 wins & 15 nominations. See more awards »


Known For

Thumbelina Music Department
Transsiberian Soundtrack
Pretty in Pink Soundtrack


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 2008 Cranberry Christmas (TV Movie) (music performer)
 2000 Jet Set (composer: song "Copacabana")
 1995 The Pebble and the Penguin (scoring supervisor) / (song arranger) / (song producer) / (supervising composer)
 1994 Thumbelina (music arranger) / (music producer) / (supervising composer)
 1991 Because It's Christmas: Barry Manilow (Video documentary) (musician: piano)
  American Bandstand (TV Series) (singer - 1 episode, 1987) (theme song - 1 episode, 1981)
- Singers (1987) ... (singer: theme song)
- Episode #24.14 (1981) ... (theme song)
 1985 Copacabana (TV Movie) (music producer)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Was a conductor-arranger for The Ed Sullivan Show (1948) (aka "The Ed Sullivan Show"). See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Biographical Movie | 1 Print Biography | 3 Interviews | 10 Articles | 4 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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6' 0½" (1.84 m)


Garry Kief | See more »

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Personal Quote:

Touring is a young man's game, but after 30 years of it, I want to stay home. See more »


His first chart-topper "Mandy" (written by Scott English and Richard Kerr) was originally titled "Brandy." The song toppled Elton John's rendition of "Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds" from the number one chart spot in January 1975. See more »

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