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Frankie Avalon

Actor | Soundtrack | Producer
Grease (1978) | The Help (2011) | Casino (1995)
2 nominations More »
Frank Avalon
Sep 18, 1939 (age 76)
5' 8" (1.73m)

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Films in Production (1 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
  • Primary photo for FatherFather Jack Freidman  Less 2016 $500K Post-Prod
Past Film & Video (44 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for I Am Santa ClausI Am Santa Claus Performer ("Why")  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Jersey BoysJersey Boys Performer ("If You Don't Think I'm Leaving")  Less 2014 $40MM $47MM
  • Primary photo for The HelpThe Help Performer ("Swingin' on a Rainbow")  Less 2011 $25MM $170MM
  • Primary photo for FrágilFrágil Performer ("Venus")  Less 2004 €1.5MM
  • Primary photo for Deuces WildDeuces Wild Performer ("Silent Night")  Less 2002 $10MM $6MM
  • Primary photo for Hard EightHard Eight Performer ("Christmas Medley")  Less 1996 $3MM $142K
  • Primary photo for CasinoCasino Frankie Avalon (achive footage)  Less 1995 $52MM $42MM
  • Primary photo for Blue SkyBlue Sky Performer ("Venus")  Less 1994 $16MM $3.4MM
  • Primary photo for Betsy's WeddingBetsy's Wedding Performer ("Come Fly with Me")  Less 1990 $20MM
  • Primary photo for Born on the Fourth of JulyBorn on the Fourth of July Performer ("Venus")  Less 1989 $14MM $70MM
  • Primary photo for She's Out of ControlShe's Out of Control Performer ("Venus")  Less 1989 $12MM
  • Primary photo for Good Morning, VietnamGood Morning, Vietnam Performer ("Beach Blanket Bingo")  Less 1987 $13MM $124MM
  • Primary photo for Back to the BeachBack to the Beach Annette's Husband, Co-Executive Producer, Performer ("California Sun", "Venus")  Less 1987 $13MM
  • Primary photo for Blood SongBlood Song Paul Foley  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for Hot BubblegumHot Bubblegum Performer ("Why")  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for Going SteadyGoing Steady Performer ("Why")  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for GreaseGrease Teen Angel, Performer ("Beauty School Drop-Out")  Less 1978 $6MM $181MM
  • Primary photo for The TakeThe Take Danny James  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for Horror HouseHorror House Chris  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for SkidooSkidoo Angie  Less 1968
  • Primary photo for The Million Eyes of SumuruThe Million Eyes of Sumuru Tommy Carter  Less 1967
  • Primary photo for Fireball 500Fireball 500 Dave Owens, Performer ("Fireball 500", "My Way", "Turn Around", "A Chance Like That", "Country Carnival")  Less 1966
  • Primary photo for Dr. Goldfoot and the Bikini MachineDr. Goldfoot and the Bikini Machine Craig Gamble  Less 1965 $300K
  • Primary photo for Sergeant Dead HeadSergeant Dead Head Sergeant O.K. Deadhead / Sergeant Donovan  Less 1965
  • Primary photo for How to Stuff a Wild BikiniHow to Stuff a Wild Bikini Frankie, Performer ("If It's Gonna Happen") (uncredited)  Less 1965
  • Primary photo for Ski PartySki Party Todd Armstrong, Performer ("Ski Party", "Lots, Lots More", "Paintin' the Town")  Less 1965
  • Primary photo for I'll Take SwedenI'll Take Sweden Kenny Klinger, Performer ("I'll Take Sweden", "Would You Like My Last Name", "The Bells Keep Ringin'", "There'll Be Rainbows Again")  Less 1965
  • Primary photo for Beach Blanket BingoBeach Blanket Bingo Frankie, Performer ("Beach Blanket Bingo", "I Think You Think", "These Are the Good Times") (uncredited)  Less 1965
  • Primary photo for Pajama PartyPajama Party Socum  Less 1964 $200K
  • Primary photo for Bikini BeachBikini Beach Frankie / Potato Bug, Performer ("Gimme Your Love, Yeah Yeah Yeah", "How About That", "Because You're You")  Less 1964 $600K
  • Primary photo for Muscle Beach PartyMuscle Beach Party Frankie, Performer ("Runnin' Wild", "Surfer's Holiday", "A Girl Needs a Boy" (Part 2))  Less 1964
  • Primary photo for The CastilianThe Castilian Jerifán, Performer ("Canción de Fernán", "El valle de las espadas")  Less 1963
  • Primary photo for Beach PartyBeach Party Frankie, Performer ("Beach Party", "Don't Stop Now")  Less 1963 $350K
  • Primary photo for Drums of AfricaDrums of Africa Brian Ferrers, Performer ("The River Love")  Less 1963
  • Primary photo for Come Fly with MeCome Fly with Me Performer ("Come Fly With Me")  Less 1963
  • Primary photo for Operation BikiniOperation Bikini Seaman Joseph Malzone, Performer ("The Girl Back Home")  Less 1963
  • Primary photo for Panic in Year Zero!Panic in Year Zero! Rick Baldwin  Less 1962
  • Primary photo for Sail a Crooked ShipSail a Crooked Ship Ens. Rodney J. Foglemeyer, Performer ("Opposites Attract")  Less 1961
  • Primary photo for Voyage to the Bottom of the SeaVoyage to the Bottom of the Sea Lt (j.g.) Danny Romano, Performer ("Voyage To The Bottom Of The Sea")  Less 1961 $1.6MM
  • Primary photo for SaiyûkiSaiyûki Alakazam (version: English)  Less 1960
  • Primary photo for The AlamoThe Alamo Smitty, Performer ("Here's to the Ladies")  Less 1960 $12MM $7.9MM
  • Primary photo for Guns of the TimberlandGuns of the Timberland Bert Harvey  Less 1960
  • Primary photo for Hound-Dog ManHound-Dog Man Writer ("What Big Boy?")  Less 1959
  • Primary photo for Jamboree!Jamboree! Frankie Avalon, Performer ("Don't Want To Be Teacher's Pet")  Less 1957
Past Television (33 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Metal EvolutionMetal Evolution (TV Series) Performer ("Venus") (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011 1
    • Pre-Metal (Nov 11, 2011) Performer ("Venus")  Less
  • Primary photo for 20 to 120 to 1 (TV Series) The Teen Angel (1 episode, 2010), Performer ("Beauty School Dropout") (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010 1
    • Our All Time Favourite Films (Jun 23, 2010) The Teen Angel (archive footage), Performer ("Beauty School Dropout") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for United States of TaraUnited States of Tara (TV Series) Soundtrack (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010 1
  • Primary photo for DexterDexter (TV Series) Performer ("Venus") (2 episodes, 2009)  Less 2009 2
    • The Getaway (Dec 13, 2009) Performer ("Venus") (uncredited)  Less
    • Lost Boys (Nov 29, 2009) Performer ("Venus") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for La tele de tu vidaLa tele de tu vida (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2007), Performer ("Venus") (1 episode, 2007)  Less 2007 1
    • Episode #1.16 (Apr 27, 2007) Himself (archive footage), Performer ("Venus")  Less
  • Primary photo for Un paso adelanteUn paso adelante (TV Series) Performer ("Beauty School Drop-Out") (1 episode, 2002)  Less 2002 1
    • Detrás del telón (Jan 29, 2002) Performer ("Beauty School Drop-Out")  Less
  • Primary photo for Hollywood Rocks the Movies: The Early Years (1955-1970)Hollywood Rocks the Movies: The Early Years (1955-1970) (TV Movie) Himself (uncredited), Performer ("Beach Party")  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for RenegadeRenegade (TV Series) Dan Travis (1 episode, 1996)  Less 1996 1
  • Primary photo for A Dream Is a Wish Your Heart Makes: The Annette Funicello StoryA Dream Is a Wish Your Heart Makes: The Annette Funicello Story (TV Movie) Frankie Avalon  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for Burke's LawBurke's Law (TV Series) Johnny Fingers (1 episode, 1995)  Less 1995 1
  • Primary photo for Full HouseFull House (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1991), Performer ("Who Put the Bomp") (1 episode, 1991)  Less 1991 1
    • Joey Goes Hollywood (Mar 29, 1991) Himself, Performer ("Who Put the Bomp") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Fantasy IslandFantasy Island (TV Series) Martin Ward (1 episode, 1980)  Less 1980 1
  • Primary photo for $weepstake$$weepstake$ (TV Series) Sergei (1 episode, 1979)  Less 1979 1
  • Primary photo for Good Old Days Part IIGood Old Days Part II (TV Special) Himself - Co-Host, Performer ("Hound Dog", "Itsy Bitsy Teenie Weenie Yellow Polka Dot Bikini", "Breaking Up is Hard to Do", "Bye Bye Love", "I Want to Hold Your Hand", "Why")  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for Frankie and Annette: The Second Time AroundFrankie and Annette: The Second Time Around (TV Movie) Frankie  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for The Love BoatThe Love Boat (TV Series) Nick Heider (1 episode, 1978)  Less 1978 1
  • Primary photo for The Sonny and Cher ShowThe Sonny and Cher Show (TV Series) Himself / Various Characters (2 episodes, 1976), Performer ("Yesterday Once More/Rock Around the Clock/Jailhouse Rock/Little Darlin'/Venus/Rock and Roll Is Here To Stay") (1 episode, 1976)  Less 1976 2
    • Episode #2.7 (Nov 7, 1976) Himself / Various Characters, Performer ("Yesterday Once More/Rock Around the Clock/Jailhouse Rock/Little Darlin'/Venus/Rock and Roll Is Here To Stay")  Less
    • Episode #1.7 (Mar 14, 1976) Himself  Less
  • Primary photo for Police StoryPolice Story (TV Series) Lee / David Koslenko (2 episodes, 1974)  Less 1974 2
  • Primary photo for Saga of SonoraSaga of Sonora (TV Movie) Stagecoach Driver  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for Love, American StyleLove, American Style (TV Series) Henry (segment "Love and the Tuba") (1 episode, 1971)  Less 1971 1
  • Primary photo for It Takes a ThiefIt Takes a Thief (TV Series) Guido Cartarenzi (1 episode, 1969)  Less 1969 1
  • Primary photo for Off to See the WizardOff to See the Wizard (TV Series) Jack (1 episode, 1967)  Less 1967 1
  • Primary photo for The Lucy ShowThe Lucy Show (TV Series) Tommy Cheever (1 episode, 1967), Performer ("When the Feeling Hits You", "Walking Happy", "When the Feeling Hits You (Reprise)") (1 episode, 1967)  Less 1967 1
    • Lucy and the Starmaker (Oct 2, 1967) Tommy Cheever, Performer ("When the Feeling Hits You", "Walking Happy", "When the Feeling Hits You (Reprise)") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Patty Duke ShowThe Patty Duke Show (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 1963–1965), Performer ("These Are The Good Times") (1 episode, 1965)  Less 1963–1965 2
  • Primary photo for The Bing Crosby ShowThe Bing Crosby Show (TV Series) Ted Keefer (1 episode, 1965)  Less 1965 1
  • Primary photo for Combat!Combat! (TV Series) Eddie Cane (1 episode, 1965)  Less 1965 1
  • Primary photo for Burke's LawBurke's Law (TV Series) Ralph Hirt / Max (2 episodes, 1963–1965)  Less 1963–1965 2
  • Primary photo for Amigos del martesAmigos del martes (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1964)  Less 1964 1
  • Primary photo for Mr. NovakMr. Novak (TV Series) David Muller (1 episode, 1963)  Less 1963 1
  • Primary photo for RawhideRawhide (TV Series) Billy Farragut (1 episode, 1963)  Less 1963 1
  • Primary photo for The Jack Benny ProgramThe Jack Benny Program (TV Series) Performer ("I'll Never Say "Never Again" Again", "Embraceable You") (1 episode, 1963), Himself (1 episode, 1963)  Less 1963 1
    • The Frankie Avalon Show (Mar 5, 1963) Himself, Performer ("I'll Never Say "Never Again" Again", "Embraceable You") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Eleventh HourThe Eleventh Hour (TV Series) Larry Thatcher (1 episode, 1963)  Less 1963 1
  • Primary photo for The Dick Clark ShowThe Dick Clark Show (TV Series) Himself (5 episodes, 1958–1959), Performer ("I'll Wait For You", "Ginger Bread") (1 episode, 1958), Performer ("Dee Dee Dinah") (1 episode, 1958)  Less 1958–1959 5
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Self (115 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Archive Footage (5 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for Here's Lucy Spotlight: Lucie ArnazHere's Lucy Spotlight: Lucie Arnaz (Video) Clip from 'Here's Lucy' (archive footage)  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Plages des 60'sPlages des 60's (TV Mini-series) Frankie (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010
    • Malibu: Surf Forever (Aug 24, 2010) Frankie (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Wrecking CrewThe Wrecking Crew Frankie (archive footage)  Less 2008 $801K
  • Primary photo for My Music: Love Songs of the '50s and '60sMy Music: Love Songs of the '50s and '60s (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Beat! Beat! Beat!Beat! Beat! Beat! (TV Series) Himself - Host (2 episodes, 1966)  Less 1966
    • Hullabaloo (15) (Dec 9, 1966) Himself - Host (archive footage)  Less
    • Hullabaloo (1) (Apr 22, 1966) Himself - Host (archive footage)  Less

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