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Actor Shifty Henry

Shifty Henry

  • Birth name:

    John Willie Henry

  • Date of Birth:

    Edina, Texas, USA


John W. "Shifty" Henry was an accomplished jazz musician, equally proficient on the string bass, saxophone, oboe and trumpet, as well as a composer of no mean ability. He received his nickname while playing football for Prairie View A & M College near Houston, Texas, where he majored in music. After graduation, he moved to Los Angeles where he was in demand not only as a performer in various jazz combos and big band organizations but also as a studio musician and as a composer and arranger. One... more

Shifty Henry Filmography

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Movie D.O.A. D.O.A.

as Club bassist (uncredited)