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Albums:

Crocodile Shoes II

Big River

Crocodile Shoes

The Nail File

Ten Great Songs And An Ok Voice
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Biography:
Birth Name: Jimmy Nail
Born: 03/16/1954
Birth Place: Newcastle upon Tyne, England, GB

A working-class stiff from Newcastle, rough-hewn actor-singer-writer Jimmy Nail first came to prominence as one of the gang of bricklayers in the immensely popular British TV series "Auf Wiedersehen Pet" (1983-84) and, after appearing on American TV in the miniseries "Master of the Game" (CBS, 1984) and "Wallenberg: A Hero's Story" (NBC, 1985), reprised his role as Oz for a second "Auf Wiedersehen Pet" (1986) series. Nail co-created and starred as the melancholy detective "Spender" (BBC, 1991-93) before writing, co-executive producing and starring in "Crocodile Shoes" (BBC, 1994), playing a Newcastle factory worker and budding country singer-songwriter. Outstanding as Latin lover Augustin Ma... Continue Bio >>

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