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Born: May 28, 1962 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Birmingham, England, GB Profession: singer, actor, saxophone player

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This lead singer with British pop group The Fine Young Cannibals performed their songs especially the hit, "You Drive Me Crazy" in such films as "A Letter to Brezhnev" (1985), "Something Wild" (1986) and "Tin Men" (1987). Gift made his screen debut as an actor playing Danny in Stephen Frears' film "Sammy and Rosie Get Laid" (1987) and subsequently played Christine Keeler's jealous boyfriend in "Scandal" (1990).

This lead singer with British pop group The Fine Young Cannibals performed their songs especially the hit, "You Drive Me Crazy" in such films as "A Letter to Brezhnev" (1985), "Something Wild" (1986) and "Tin Men" (1987). Gift made his screen debut as an actor playing Danny in Stephen Frears' film "Sammy and Rosie Get Laid" (1987) and subsequently played Christine Keeler's jealous boyfriend in "Scandal" (1990).

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CAST: (feature film)

1.
 Scandal (1989) Johnny Edgecombe
2.
 Sammy and Rosie Get Laid (1987) Danny
3.
 Out of Order (1986) Customer
4.
 Painted Lady (1998) Eddie Mullen
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1985:
First use of The Fine Young Cannibals music in film, "A Letter to Brezhnez"
1987:
Film acting debut as Danny in "Sammy and Rosie Get Laid"
1990:
Starred as Romeo in Hull and Truck Theater Company of England's production of "Romeo and Juliet" in Stony Brook, NY

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companion:
Louise Meldrum.

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