Paul Shaffer

Paul Shaffer

  • Born on
    • November 28th, 1949
Paul Shaffer is a Canadian musician, composer, vocalist, and band leader, among the highlights being the de facto leader of the early Saturday Night Live house band, and serving for 33 years (1982-2015) as the leader of David Letterman's house band.

Starring Paul Shaffer on Plex


Acting (12 Credits)

2016Sharknado 4: The 4th Awakens as Paul Shaffer
2015Saturday Night Live: 40th Anniversary Special
2005Saturday Night Live: The Best of Dan Aykroyd as Blues Brothers Band
1999Hercules: Zero to Hero as Hermes
1998Blues Brothers 2000 as Marco
1997Hercules as Hermes (voice)
1996Flash Gordon (1996)
1993Late Show with David Letterman as Musical Director
1992A Spinal Tap Reunion: The 25th Anniversary London Sell-Out as Artie Fufkin
1988Scrooged as Street Musician
1984This Is Spinal Tap as Artie Fufkin
1980Gilda Live as Don Kirschner

Himself (6 Credits)

2018Love, Gilda as Himself
2018Always at The Carlyle as Self
2015A Very Murray Christmas as Himself
2015Being Canadian as Self
2001The Concert for New York City as Self
2001America: A Tribute to Heroes as Himself

Take Plex everywhere.

Watch free anytime, anywhere, on almost any device.

  • Roku
  • Samsung
  • Amazon Fire TV
  • Android
  • Apple TV
  • Apple iOS
  • Chomecast
  • XBOX
  • nVidia
  • Vizio
  • PlayStation
  • LG

See the full list of supported devices