Heavy D (I) (1967–2011)

Music Department | Actor | Soundtrack
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KNOWN FOR 
The Cider House Rules (1999) | Big Trouble (2002) | Step Up (2006)
AKA 
Heavy D & the Boyz | Heavy D and the Boyz | Heavy D. | Dwight 'Heavy D' Myers | Dwight Errington Myers | Dwight Myers  Less
BORN 
May 24, 1967 (died Nov 8, 2011)
HEIGHT 
6' 3" (1.90m)

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Projects in Development (1 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
  • Primary photo for CrossedCrossed Writer (screenplay)  Less $15MM Script
Past Film & Video (25 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for H4H4 Archbishop Scroop  Less 2015 $1.1MM
  • Primary photo for Tower HeistTower Heist Court House Guard (as Dwight 'Heavy D' Myers)  Less 2011 $75MM $78MM
  • Primary photo for Step UpStep Up Omar  Less 2006 $12MM $65MM
  • Primary photo for HitchHitch Writer ("Now That We Found Love" (1973)) (as Dwight Myers)  Less 2005 $70MM $179MM
  • Primary photo for LarcenyLarceny Charles  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Dallas 362Dallas 362 Bear  Less 2003 $19K
  • Primary photo for Cradle 2 the GraveCradle 2 the Grave Writer ("Guns & Roses") (as Dwight Myers)  Less 2003 $30MM $35MM
  • Primary photo for Black ListedBlack Listed (Video) Frankie  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Big TroubleBig Trouble FBI Agent Pat Greer (as Dwight 'Heavy D' Myers), Performer ("Big Trouble"), Producer ("Big Trouble"), Writer ("Big Trouble") (as Dwight E. Myers)  Less 2002 $40MM $7.3MM
  • Primary photo for Next AfternoonNext Afternoon (Short) Actor  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for The Cider House RulesThe Cider House Rules Peaches  Less 1999 $24MM $58MM
  • Primary photo for The Best ManThe Best Man Performer ("You Can't See What I Can See"), Writer ("You Can't See What I Can See")  Less 1999 $9MM $34MM
  • Primary photo for Blue StreakBlue Streak Performer ("Criminal Mind")  Less 1999 $65MM $69MM
  • Primary photo for LifeLife Jake  Less 1999 $80MM $64MM
  • Primary photo for The DeliThe Deli Bo  Less 1997 $6K
  • Primary photo for B*A*P*SB*A*P*S Heavy D, Writer ("I Miss You")  Less 1997 $7.2MM
  • Primary photo for Heavy D: Big DaddyHeavy D: Big Daddy (Video) Heavy D  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for To Wong Foo Thanks for Everything, Julie NewmarTo Wong Foo Thanks for Everything, Julie Newmar Writer ("Nobody's Body")  Less 1995 $36MM
  • Primary photo for New Jersey DriveNew Jersey Drive Bo-Kane (as Dwight Errington Myers), Performer ("Check It Out"), Writer ("Check It Out") (as D. Myers)  Less 1995 $5MM $3.6MM
  • Primary photo for Just CauseJust Cause Writer ("Baby Your Love") (as Dwight Meyers)  Less 1995 $37MM
  • Primary photo for Who's the Man?Who's the Man? Himself, Lyrics ("Hotness"), Performer ("Hotness"), Writer ("Hotness")  Less 1993 $11MM
  • Primary photo for Michael Jackson: JamMichael Jackson: Jam (Video) Actor  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for Strictly BusinessStrictly Business Writer ("Let the People Sing") (as Heavy D.)  Less 1991 $7.7MM
  • Primary photo for Janet Jackson: AlrightJanet Jackson: Alright (Video) Actor  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for Heavy D & the Boyz: Mr. Big StuffHeavy D & the Boyz: Mr. Big Stuff (Short) Actor  Less 1986
Past Television (24 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for The 64th Primetime Emmy AwardsThe 64th Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Himself - In Memoriam (archive footage), In Memory Of  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for The 2012 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction CeremonyThe 2012 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony (TV Special) In Memoriam  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for 20th Annual Trumpet Awards20th Annual Trumpet Awards (TV Special) In Memory Of (as Dwight 'Heavy D' Myers)  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Edición Especial ColeccionistaEdición Especial Coleccionista (TV Series) In Memory Of ( 1 episode, 2011 )  Less 2011 1
  • Primary photo for Law & Order: Special Victims UnitLaw & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series) Supreme ( 1 episode, 2011 )  Less 2011 1
    • Personal Fouls (Sep 28, 2011) Supreme (as Dwight 'Heavy D' Myers)  Less
  • Primary photo for Are We There Yet?Are We There Yet? (TV Series) Craig ( 1 episode, 2011 )  Less 2011 1
  • Primary photo for So You Think You Can Dance CanadaSo You Think You Can Dance Canada (TV Series) Performer ("Now That We Found Love") ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010 1
    • Top 18 Performance (Sep 6, 2010) Performer ("Now That We Found Love")  Less
  • Primary photo for BonesBones (TV Series) Sid Shapiro ( 3 episodes, 2005 )  Less 2005 3
  • Primary photo for Yes, DearYes, Dear (TV Series) Charlie ( 1 episode, 2005 )  Less 2005 1
  • Primary photo for The Tracy Morgan ShowThe Tracy Morgan Show (TV Series) Composer (theme) ( 18 episodes, 2003–2004 ) , Composer ( 18 episodes, 2003–2004 ) , Bernard ( 17 episodes, 2003–2004 )  Less 2003–2004 18
    • Haircut Night Bernard, Composer, Composer (theme)  Less
    • Spoon Moves In Bernard, Composer, Composer (theme)  Less
    • The Sporting Life (Mar 20, 2004) Composer, Composer (theme)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Boston PublicBoston Public (TV Series) Mr. Lick / Big Boy ( 13 episodes, 2000–2003 )  Less 2000–2003 13
    • Chapter Sixty-Six (May 12, 2003) Mr. Lick / Big Boy (as Dwight 'Heavy D' Myers)  Less
    • Chapter Fifty-Six (Feb 3, 2003) Mr. Lick / Big Boy (as Dwight 'Heavy D' Myers)  Less
    • Chapter Fifty-Three (Jan 6, 2003) Mr. Lick / Big Boy (as Dwight 'Heavy D' Myers)  Less
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  • Primary photo for For Your LoveFor Your Love (TV Series) Dexter ( 1 episode, 2000 )  Less 2000 1
  • Primary photo for Martial LawMartial Law (TV Series) Gordon Ganza ( 1 episode, 1999 )  Less 1999 1
    • This Shogun for Hire (Oct 9, 1999) Gordon Ganza (as Dwight Errington Myers)  Less
  • Primary photo for MADtvMADtv (TV Series) Composer (theme music) ( 1 episode, 1997 )  Less 1997 1
    • Episode #3.1 (Sep 20, 1997) Composer (theme music)  Less
  • Primary photo for Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every ChildHappily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child (TV Series) Drexel ( 1 episode, 1997 )  Less 1997 1
  • Primary photo for Living SingleLiving Single (TV Series) Darryl ( 3 episodes, 1994–1996 )  Less 1994–1996 3
  • Primary photo for People: A Musical CelebrationPeople: A Musical Celebration (TV Movie) Soundtrack ("Garden of Delight"), Arranger ("Garden of Delight"), Lyrics ("Garden of Delight"), Music ("Garden of Delight")  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for In Living ColorIn Living Color (TV Series) Composer (theme music) ( 129 episodes, 1990–1994 ) , Performer (theme song) ( 126 episodes, 1990–1994 ) , Performer ("In Living Color" (theme)) ( 7 episodes, 1990 ) , Himself - Musical Guest ( 3 episodes, 1990–1993 )  Less 1990–1994 129
    • The Champ (May 19, 1994) Composer (theme music), Performer (theme song)  Less
    • The Scary Larry Show (May 12, 1994) Composer (theme music), Performer (theme song)  Less
    • Ace and Main Man Meet Salt n Pepa (May 5, 1994) Composer (theme music), Performer (theme song)  Less
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  • Primary photo for RocRoc (TV Series) Calvin Hendricks ( 4 episodes, 1993 )  Less 1993 4
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  • Primary photo for Tales from the CryptTales from the Crypt (TV Series) Farouche ( 1 episode, 1992 )  Less 1992 1
  • Primary photo for The Fresh Prince of Bel-AirThe Fresh Prince of Bel-Air (TV Series) Performer ("Someboy For Me") ( 1 episode, 1991 )  Less 1991 1
  • Primary photo for BookerBooker (TV Series) Fatz Turner ( 1 episode, 1990 )  Less 1990 1
    • Mobile Home (Apr 29, 1990) Fatz Turner (as Dwight 'Heavy D' Myers)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Earth Day SpecialThe Earth Day Special (TV Special) Himself, Lyrics ("The Planet Raps Back"), Performer ("The Planet Raps Back")  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for Grammy Living LegendsGrammy Living Legends (TV Movie) Himself (as Heavy D & the Boyz), Performer ("New York, New York")  Less 1989
Self (36 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Archive Footage (5 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS

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