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Paul Jabara

Paul Jabara

  • Born on
    • January 31st, 1948
  • Died on
    • September 29th, 1992
Paul Jabara, also known as Paul Frederick Jabara, was an American actor, singer, and songwriter of Lebanese ancestry, born in Brooklyn, New York City. He wrote Donna Summer's Oscar-winning "Last Dance" from Thank God It's Friday (1978) and Barbra Streisand's song "The Main Event/Fight" from The Main Event (1979). He cowrote The Weather Girls hit "It's Raining Men" with Paul Shaffer. Jabara's cousin and close friend Jad Azkoul is also a Lebanese-American musician specializing in classical guitar.

Filmography

Acting (11 Credits)

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1992Light Sleeper as Eddie
1989Slaves of New York as Derelict
1986Legal Eagles as Taxi Driver
1981Honky Tonk Freeway as T.J. Tupus
1978Thank God It's Friday as Carl
1975Peeper as Janitor
1975The Day of the Locust as Nightclub Entertainer
1974The Lords of Flatbush as Crazy Cohen
1970The Out of Towners as Hippie (uncredited)
1969Medea as Pelias
1969Midnight Cowboy as The Party

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