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Adolfo Quinones (I)

Actor | Miscellaneous Crew | Producer

Adolfo "Shabba-Doo" Quinones was born and raised in Chicago, Illinois. He moved to the west coast (Los Angeles) in the early 70s. He's one of the forefathers of hip-hop dancing, "The Original Lockers... read full biography
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5' 10" (1.78m) | Performs 40-55 & 12 more performer profile details
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AFTRA | AEA | SAG | Non-Union
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Still of Adolfo Quinones and Michael Chambers in Breakin'Still of Adolfo Quinones and Michael Chambers in Breakin'Still of Adolfo Quinones and Michael Chambers in Breakin'Still of Adolfo Quinones and Michael Chambers in Breakin'Still of Adolfo Quinones in Electric Boogaloo: The Wild, Untold Story of Cannon FilmsStill of Adolfo Quinones and Lucinda Dickey in Breakin' 2: Electric Boogaloo
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46 titles
Projects in Development (4 titles) Budget Status
A Breakin' Uprising
Shabba-Doo, Choreographer, Producer Shabba-Doo, Choreographer, Producer   See fewer
Development Unknown
B-Style
Kelvin Barnes Kelvin Barnes   See fewer
$1.2MM
Development Unknown
Ringsend
Marlon (rumored) Marlon (rumored)   See fewer
Development Unknown
The Kings of Crenshaw (2018)
(TV Movie) - Executive Producer Executive Producer   See fewer
Treatment
Past Television (8 titles) Episodes
Option Zero (2016)
(TV Movie) - Lionel Lionel   See fewer
Blowin' Up (2006– )
(TV Series) - Choreographer, Himself Choreographer, Himself   See fewer
The 78th Annual Academy Awards (2006)
(TV Special) - Performer ("It's Hard Out Here for a Pimp") (as Shabba-Doo) Performer ("It's Hard Out Here for a Pimp") (as Shabba-Doo)   See fewer
Kids Incorporated (1984–1993)
(TV Series) - The Genie (1 episode) The Genie (1 episode)   See fewer
A Lad and His Lamp Season 2, Episode 22 - The Genie (as Shabbadoo) The Genie (as Shabbadoo)   See fewer
1
The Sitter (1991)
(TV Movie) - Nick (as Shabba-Doo) Nick (as Shabba-Doo)   See fewer
Married with Children (1990)
(TV Series) - Cecil (1 episode, 1990) Cecil (1 episode, 1990)   See fewer
Rock and Roll Girl (Feb 4, 1990) Season 4, Episode 15 - Cecil (as Shabba-Doo) Cecil (as Shabba-Doo)   See fewer
1
Miami Vice (1985)
(TV Series) - Pepe (1 episode, 1985) Pepe (1 episode, 1985)   See fewer
The Maze (Feb 22, 1985) Season 1, Episode 17 - Pepe (as Adolfo 'Shabba-Doo' Quinones) Pepe (as Adolfo 'Shabba-Doo' Quinones)   See fewer
1
What's Happening!! (1976)
(TV Series) - Dancer (1 episode, 1976) Dancer (1 episode, 1976)   See fewer
My Three Tons (Aug 26, 1976) Season 1, Episode 4 - Dancer Dancer   See fewer
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Theater (6 titles) Role / Position Company / Director
STANDUP TRAGEDY *
Choreographer
Mark Taper Forum
BETTE MIDLER: DIVINE MADNESS *
Lead/Choreographer
Majestic Theater/Broadway
BETTE MIDLER: DIVINE MADNESS WORLD TOUR *
Lead/Choreographer
Bette Midler
MADONNA: WORLD TOUR *
Lead/Choreographer
Maverick
LIONEL RICHIE: WORLD TOUR *
Lead/Choreographer
Lionel Richie
MURDEROUS INSTINCTS *
Dance Director/Choreographer
Shell Castle Films/Broadway
Film (11 titles) Role / Position Company / Director
Untitled Dance Film *
Executive Producer/Writer/Lead/Dance Director
Make It Happen Productions in association with On Q Media Group
ELECTRIC BOOGALOO: The Wild, Untold Story of Cannon Films *
Himself
Rat Pack Documentary Films/Mark Hartley
KICKIN' IT OLD SKOOL *
Choreographer
Yari Film Group/Harvey Glazer/Shabba-Doo (Dance Dir.)
ONE NATION UNDER A GROOVE *
Creator/Host/Producer
On Q Media
BREAKIN' *
Lead
Sony/MGM
BREAKIN' 2: ELECTRIC BOOGALOO *
Lead
Sony/MGM
LAMBADA *
Lead
Warner Bros.
RAVE...DANCING TO A DIFFERENT BEAT *
Director/Choreographer
Smart Egg Pictures/New-Line
DEADLY DANCER *
Supporting
AIP International
STEEL FRONTIER *
Supporting
PM Entertainment
PLANET B-BOY *
Himself/Historian
Planet B-Boy LLC
Television (7 titles) Role / Position Company / Director
OPTION ZERO *
TV Movie/Lead: Lionel
SMP/R.L Scott
THE BIG SHOW *
Series Regular/Choreographer
NBC
COUNT DOWN AT THE NEON ARMADILLO *
Series Choreographer
Buena Vista/Disney
SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE *
Guest Star/The Lockers
NBC
THE TONIGHT SHOW: JOHNNY CARSON *
Guest Star/The Lockers
NBC
MARRIED WITH CHILDREN *
Guest Star/Choreographer
FOX Television
JAMIE KENNEDY'S BLOWIN UP! *
2 Guest Appearance/Choreographer
MTV
Video (5 titles) Role / Position Company / Director
FUNK-SHWAY MUSIC VIDEO *
Creator/Producer/Host
On Q Media Group/R.L. Scott and Shabba-Doo
BREAKIN' VS. KRUMPIN' *
Host/Producer
On Q Media/Krump Kings, Inc.
MADONNA: CIAO ITALIA *
Lead/Choreographer
Maverick
FUNK-SHWAY...THE POWER OF DANCE *
Creator/Host/Producer
On Q Media Group
LIONEL RICHIE: ALL NIGHT LONG *
Lead/Choreographer
Bob Refelson
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