No photo available. Represent Alfredo Le Pera? Add or change photos at IMDbPro
STARmeter
SEE RANK
Up 867,185 this week

Alfredo Le Pera (1900–1935)

Born in Sao Paulo, Brazil, son of Italian emigrants established in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Alfredo Le Pera is one of the greatest lyricists of Tango. Some of his biggest lyrics songs are: "Volver", "El dia que me quieras", "Sus ojos se cerraron", "Por una cabeza", "Lejana tierra mia", "Cuesta abajo", "Mi Buenos Aires querido", "Amores de ... See full bio »

Died:

(age 35) in Medellin, Colombia

Our Favorite Trailers of the Week

Check out some scary-funny trailers from the week including, Haunt, Extra Ordinary, Dolemite Is My Name, and more.

Watch now

Related News

Around The Web

 | 

Powered by ZergNet

On Prime Video

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 26 people
created 24 Jun 2017
 
a list of 153 people
created 02 Dec 2011
 
a list of 115 people
created 04 Jun 2015
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Alfredo Le Pera's work have you seen?

User Polls

Known For

True Lies Soundtrack
(1994)
Volver Soundtrack
(2006)
Scent of a Woman Soundtrack
(1992)
Bad Santa Soundtrack
(2003)

Filmography

Jump to: Soundtrack | Writer | Composer
Hide Hide Show Show Soundtrack (72 credits)
 2019 Long Shot (writer: "Por Una Cabeza")
 2018 A Discovery of Witches (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.4 (2018) ... (lyrics: "Tango Por Una Cabeza")
 2018 Belmonte (lyrics: "CUANDO TÚ NO ESTÁS" - as LePera)
 2018 Heroes Wanted: The Series (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- El Cuerpo de Élite... Catalán (2018) ... (writer: "Volver")
  Operación triunfo (TV Series) (lyrics - 2 episodes, 2008 - 2018) (writer - 1 episode, 2001)
- Gala Final (2018) ... (lyrics: "Volver" - as Alfredo La Pera)
- Gala final (2008) ... (lyrics: "Volver")
- Episode #1.4 (2001) ... (writer: "El día que me quieras")
 2017/I Naked (writer: "Por Una Cabeza")
 2017 Hacete de Oliva (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 19 June 2017 (2017) ... (writer: "Volver")
  Tu cara me suena (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes, 2017) (lyrics - 1 episode, 2012)
- Episode #5.15 (2017) ... (writer: "Volver")
- Episode #5.14 (2017) ... (writer: "Por una cabeza")
- Episode #2.4 (2012) ... (lyrics: "Volver")
 2016-2017 Morfi, todos a la mesa (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Episode dated 9 January 2017 (2017) ... (writer: "El día que me quieras")
- Episode dated 7 November 2016 (2016) ... (writer: "Mi Buenos Aires querido")
 2016 Nunca es tarde (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 25 April 2016 (2016) ... (writer: "El día que me quieras")
 2016 Polémica en el bar (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Dyango/Sergio Goycochea/Christophe Krywonis (2016) ... (writer: "El día que me quieras")
 2015 Bergoglio, the Pope Francis (writer: "El día que me quieras")
 2015 Long Story Short (lyrics: "Volver", "Arrabal Amargo")
 2015 Wong Kar Wai Üzerine Kisa Bir Film (Short) (lyrics: "Por Una Cabeza")
 2014 Pura Química (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 3 November 2014 (2014) ... (writer: "El día que me quieras (Versión Pop)")
 2014 Far from Men (lyrics: "El Día Que Me Quieras")
 2014 Tu cara me suena - Argentina (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #2.10 (2014) ... (writer: "Mi Buenos Aires querido", "Volver")
 2013 Raphael: Mi gran noche (TV Special) (lyrics: "El día que me quieras")
 2013 Longwave (lyrics: "Volver")
 2013 Long Live Freedom (writer: "Arrabal amargo" (tango))
 2012 What If... (performer: "Por una cabeza") / (writer: "Por una cabeza")
 2012 Los nuevos y clásicos bloopers (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 1 January 2012 (2012) ... (writer: "Por una cabeza")
 2011 De tu ventana a la mía (lyrics: "El día que me quieras")
 2011 Time Doesn't Stand Still (Short) (lyrics: "Golondrinas") / (music: "Golondrinas")
 2011 Le Havre (writer: "Cuesta Abajo")
 2011 Festival Internacional de la Canción de Viña del Mar (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Viña 2011: Noche 1 (2011) ... (writer: "El día que me quieras" - uncredited)
 2011 Memòries de la tele (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #5.18 (2011) ... (writer: "El día que me quieras")
 2009 Spanish Movie (lyrics: "Volver") / (music: "Volver")
 2006-2009 Dancing with the Stars (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
- Round Ten: Finals (2009) ... (writer: "Los Vino" - uncredited)
- Round Two (2009) ... (writer: "Por una Cabeza" - uncredited)
- Round 3 (2006) ... (writer: "Por una Cabeza")
 2009/I Cracks (lyrics: "Volvio Una Noche")
 2009 Buscando a Penélope (TV Movie documentary) (lyrics: "Volver")
  Banda sonora (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes, 2008) (lyrics - 1 episode, 2009)
- Episode #5.6 (2009) ... (lyrics: "Mi Buenos Aires querido")
- Episode #4.8 (2008) ... (writer: "El día que me quieras")
- Episode #4.3 (2008) ... (writer: "Cuando tú no estás")
 2007 Love in the Time of Cholera (writer: "Por Una Cabeza" - as Alfredo La Pera)
 2007 The 79th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) (lyrics: "Volver")
 2007 Penélope, camino a los Oscar (TV Short documentary) (lyrics: "Volver")
 2006 All the King's Men (writer: "Por una cabeza" - as Alfredo La Pera)
 2006/I Volver (lyrics: "Volver" - as Alfredo La Pera)
 2006 Diva (Video) (writer: "El día que me quieras")
 2003 Bad Santa (writer: "Por una Cabeza")
 2003 Apolônio Brasil, Campeão da Alegria (writer: "El Día Que Me Quieras")
 2002 Frida (writer: "Soledad")
 2001 Off Key (writer: "El día que me quieras")
 1998 Diary for a Tale ("Rubias de New-York", "Lejana tierra mia")
 1998 Tango (writer: "Arrabal amargo")
 1997 The Tango Lesson (writer: "Mi Buenos Aires Querido")
 1996 Libertarias (as Le Pera, "Melodia de Arrabal")
 1995 The Seductor (writer: "Volver", "Por una cabeza")
 1994/II El día que me quieras (TV Series) (writer: "El día que me quieras")
 1994/I El día que me quieras (TV Series) (writer: "El día que me quieras")
 1994 True Lies (lyrics: "Por Una Cabeza")
 1992 Scent of a Woman (lyrics: "Por una cabeza")
 1991 Prince of Shadows (lyrics: "El día que me quieras")
 1990 I Hired a Contract Killer (lyrics: "Mi Buenos Aires Querido", "Cuesta abajo")
 1989 The Sea and the Weather (lyrics: "Mi Buenos Aires querido" - uncredited)
 1989 Inéditos (TV Series documentary) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Homenaje a Gardel (1989) ... (lyrics: "Amores De Estudiante")
 1985 Tangos, the Exile of Gardel (writer: "Volver", "El Dia que me quieras", "Rubias de Nueva York")
 1983 Le battant (lyrics: "Mi Buenos Aires querido") / (writer: "Silencio")
 1982 Feliz 83 (TV Special) (writer: "El día que me quieras")
 1978 Trout (lyrics: "Volver")
 1972 Destino de un capricho (lyrics: "Lejana tierra mía" - as Lepera)
 1970 Cutting Heads (as Le Pera, "Cuesta abajo")
 1961 Pecado de amor ("El día que me quieras")
 1960 Pelusa (lyrics: "Melodías de arrabal" (tango))
 1960 Mi último tango (lyrics: "Volver", "Melodía de arrabal")
 1935 The Big Broadcast of 1936 (lyrics: "Apure delantero buey"", "Cheating Muchachita") / (music: "Cheating Muchachita")
 1935 El día que me quieras (lyrics: "Suerte negra", "Sol tropical", "El día que me quieras", "Sus ojos se cerraron", "Guitarra, guitarra mía", "Volver")
 1935 Tango Bar (lyrics: "Por una cabeza", "Los ojos de mi moza", "Lejana tierra mía", "Arrabal amargo")
 1934 El tango en Broadway (lyrics: "Rubias de Nueva York", fox-trot, "Golondrinas", tango, "Soledad", tango, "Caminito soleado")
 1934 Cuesta abajo (lyrics: "Amores de estudiante", "Por tu boca roja" (aka as "Impía"), "En los campos en flor", "Criollita decí que sí", "Cuesta abajo", "Mi Buenos Aires querido")
 1933 La casa es seria (lyrics: "Recuerdo malevo", "Quiéreme")
 1933 Melodía de arrabal ("La marcha de los granaderos") / (lyrics: "Melodía de arrabal", "Silencio", "Cuando tú no estás", "Mañanita de sol")
 1933 Esperáme (lyrics: "Por tus ojos negros", "Estudiante", "Me da pena confesarlo", "Criollita de mis ensueños", "Amores de estudiante", "Criollita de mis amores")
Show Show Writer (7 credits)
Show Show Composer (2 credits)
Edit

Personal Details

Alternate Names:

Alfredo Lepera
Edit

Did You Know?

Star Sign:

Gemini

Contribute to This Page

Stream Action and Adventure Titles With Prime Video

Explore popular action and adventure titles available to stream with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed