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Little Richard

Soundtrack | Actor | Music Department
KNOWN FOR 
Casino (1995) | Predator (1987) | The Year of Living Dangerously (1982)
AWARDS 
2 wins More »
AKA 
Little Richard and Choir
NICKNAMEs  
The Real King of Rock 'n' Roll, The Queen of Rock 'n' Roll, The Emancipator, The Bronze Liberace
BORN 
Dec 5, 1932 (age 83)
HEIGHT 
5' 10" (1.78m)

Filmography Filter

Past Film & Video (119 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for Fresh DressedFresh Dressed Performer ("Long Tall Sally"), Writer ("Long Tall Sally")  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Get on UpGet on Up Writer ("Tutti Frutti") (as Richard Penniman)  Less 2014 $31MM
  • Primary photo for Blood TiesBlood Ties Performer ("Money Is")  Less 2013 $26MM $41K
  • Primary photo for The Smurfs 2The Smurfs 2 Writer ("Tutti Frutti") (as Richard Penniman)  Less 2013 $105MM $71MM
  • Primary photo for A Gun in Each HandA Gun in Each Hand Writer ("Bama Lama Bama Loo") (as Richard Penniman)  Less 2012 €2MM
  • Primary photo for Ginger & RosaGinger & Rosa Performer ("Tutti Frutti"), Writer ("Tutti Frutti") (as Richard Penniman)  Less 2012 $1MM
  • Primary photo for The Expendables 2The Expendables 2 Performer ("Rip it Up")  Less 2012 $92MM $85MM
  • Primary photo for War of the ButtonsWar of the Buttons Performer ("Jenny Jenny"), Writer ("Jenny Jenny") (as R. Penniman)  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for The Roaring 20s: Mick Jagger's Glory YearsThe Roaring 20s: Mick Jagger's Glory Years (Video) Himself (archive footage), Performer ("Long Tall Sally"), Writer ("Long Tall Sally") (as Richard Penniman)  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for PredatorsPredators Performer ("Long Tall Sally"), Writer ("Long Tall Sally") (as Richard W. Penniman)  Less 2010 $40MM $52MM
  • Primary photo for Hitchhiker MunchkinsHitchhiker Munchkins (Short) Performer ("Tutti Frutti"), Writer ("Tutti Frutti")  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Planet 51Planet 51 Writer ("Long Tall Sally") (as Richard Penniman)  Less 2009 $70MM $42MM
  • Primary photo for Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Live: Feelin' AlrightRock and Roll Hall of Fame Live: Feelin' Alright (Video) Himself, Performer ("Tutti Frutti", "(Sittin' On) The Dock Of The Bay", "I Can't Turn You Loose"), Writer ("Tutti Frutti")  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Hell RideHell Ride Writer ("Jenny Take A Ride") (as Richard Penniman)  Less 2008 $194K
  • Primary photo for GanesGanes Writer ("KEEP ON KNOCKIN'")  Less 2007 €1.4MM
  • Primary photo for Danny - Tähti ja tähtien tekijäDanny - Tähti ja tähtien tekijä (Video) Writer ("Long Tall Sally", "Tutti Frutti")  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Introducing the DwightsIntroducing the Dwights Performer ("Jenny Jenny"), Writer ("Jenny Jenny") (as Richard Penniman)  Less 2007 $379K
  • Primary photo for Elvis - Up Close and PersonalElvis - Up Close and Personal (Video) Writer ("Tutti Frutti")  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for HounddogHounddog Performer ("Rip It Up")  Less 2007 $3.8MM $128K
  • Primary photo for HollywoodlandHollywoodland Performer ("The Girl Can't Help It")  Less 2006 $14MM
  • Primary photo for Elvis: Broadcasting LiveElvis: Broadcasting Live (Video) Writer ("Tutti Frutti")  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Yours, Mine & OursYours, Mine & Ours Performer ("Slippin' and Slidin' (Itaal Shur Remix)"), Writer ("Slippin' and Slidin' (Itaal Shur Remix)") (as Richard Penniman)  Less 2005 $45MM $53MM
  • Primary photo for The AmateursThe Amateurs Performer ("Tutti Frutti")  Less 2005 $15K
  • Primary photo for Elvis: The Ultimate Live CollectionElvis: The Ultimate Live Collection (Video) Writer ("Tutti Frutti")  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for The Night We Called It a DayThe Night We Called It a Day Writer ("Tutti Frutti") (as Richard Penniman)  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Festival ExpressFestival Express Writer ("Slippin' & Slidin'") (as R. Penniman)  Less 2003 $1.2MM
  • Primary photo for Elvis Presley: His Early PerformancesElvis Presley: His Early Performances (Video) Writer ("Tutti Frutti")  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for SecretarySecretary Performer ("Directly from My Heart to You"), Writer ("Directly from My Heart to You") (as Richard W. Penniman)  Less 2002 $4MM $4MM
  • Primary photo for The Trumpet of the SwanThe Trumpet of the Swan Singer  Less 2001 $153K
  • Primary photo for Classic Albums: Elvis PresleyClassic Albums: Elvis Presley (Video) Writer ("Tutti Frutti")  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for GreenfingersGreenfingers Performer ("The Power")  Less 2000 £5MM $1.4MM
  • Primary photo for The ReplacementsThe Replacements Writer ("Jenny Take A Ride!") (as Richard Penniman)  Less 2000 $50MM $45MM
  • Primary photo for Crazy in AlabamaCrazy in Alabama Performer ("Lucille"), Writer ("Lucille") (as Richard Penniman)  Less 1999 $15MM $2MM
  • Primary photo for Mystery, AlaskaMystery, Alaska Himself, Performer ("Star Spangled Banner", "Oh Canada")  Less 1999 $28MM $8.9MM
  • Primary photo for MarriagesMarriages Performer ("Tutti Frutti" (1957)), Writer ("Tutti Frutti" (1957)) (as Richard Penniman)  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for Velvet GoldmineVelvet Goldmine Writer ("Tutti Frutti") (as Richard Penniman)  Less 1998 $1MM
  • Primary photo for Why Do Fools Fall in LoveWhy Do Fools Fall in Love Himself, Performer ("Tutti Frutti", "Keep a Knockin"), Writer ("Tutti Frutti") (as Richard Benjamin, mis-transcription of Richard Penniman)  Less 1998 $12MM
  • Primary photo for Chairman of the BoardChairman of the Board Actor  Less 1998 $10MM $307K
  • Primary photo for Saturday Night Live: The Best of Eddie MurphySaturday Night Live: The Best of Eddie Murphy (Video) Writer ("Tutti Frutti") (uncredited)  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for Kiss the GirlsKiss the Girls Performer ("Goodnight Irene")  Less 1997 $27MM $60MM
  • Primary photo for The Last Days of Frankie the FlyThe Last Days of Frankie the Fly Performer ("Keep A Knocking'"), Writer ("Keep A Knocking'") (as Penniman)  Less 1996 $9MM
  • Primary photo for CasinoCasino Performer ("Slippin' and Slidin'"), Writer ("Slippin' and Slidin'") (as Richard Penniman)  Less 1995 $52MM $42MM
  • Primary photo for It Takes TwoIt Takes Two Performer ("Tutti Frutti"), Writer ("Tutti Frutti") (as Richard Penniman)  Less 1995 $19MM
  • Primary photo for Lo zio di BrooklynLo zio di Brooklyn Writer ("Tutti Frutti") (as Pennyman)  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for CasperCasper Performer ("Casper The Friendly Ghost"), Producer ("Casper The Friendly Ghost")  Less 1995 $50MM $100MM
  • Primary photo for Circle of FriendsCircle of Friends Performer ("The Girl Can't Help It")  Less 1995 $23MM
  • Primary photo for I.Q.I.Q. Soundtrack ("TUTTI FRUTTI") (as Richard Penniman), Performer ("TUTTI FRUTTI")  Less 1994 $25MM $26MM
  • Primary photo for Foreign StudentForeign Student Performer ("Keep-a-rockin"), Writer ("Keep-a-rockin")  Less 1994 $114K
  • Primary photo for BackbeatBackbeat Writer ("Long Tall Sally")  Less 1994 $2.4MM
  • Primary photo for We're Back! A Dinosaur's StoryWe're Back! A Dinosaur's Story Performer ("Roll Back The Rock (To The Dawn Of Time) (Finale Version)")  Less 1993 $9.3MM
  • Primary photo for Last Action HeroLast Action Hero Little Richard  Less 1993 $70MM $50MM
  • Primary photo for The PickleThe Pickle President, Performer ("Good Golly Miss Molly")  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for The Naked TruthThe Naked Truth Airborne Mustard Lover  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for Mo' MoneyMo' Money Performer ("I Got It"), Writer ("I Got It") (as Richard Penniman)  Less 1992 $15MM $40MM
  • Primary photo for Sunset HeatSunset Heat Brandon  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for FlirtingFlirting Writer ("Tutti Frutti") (as Penniman)  Less 1991 $2.4MM
  • Primary photo for The Hours and TimesThe Hours and Times Performer ("I'm In Love Again")  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for The RaptureThe Rapture Lyrics ("DIRECTLY FROM MY HEART TO YOU") (as Richard Penniman), Music ("DIRECTLY FROM MY HEART TO YOU") (as Richard Penniman), Performer ("DIRECTLY FROM MY HEART TO YOU")  Less 1991 $1.3MM
  • Primary photo for Rock 'n' Roll High School ForeverRock 'n' Roll High School Forever Writer ("Tutti Frutti") (as Richard Penniman)  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for King RalphKing Ralph Performer ("Good Golly Miss Molly")  Less 1991 $34MM
  • Primary photo for Book of LoveBook of Love Performer ("Rip it up")  Less 1990 $1.4MM
  • Primary photo for Young Guns IIYoung Guns II Performer ("You Really Got Me Now")  Less 1990 $20MM $44MM
  • Primary photo for Berkeley in the SixtiesBerkeley in the Sixties Performer ("Keep a Knockin'"), Writer ("Keep a Knockin'")  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for The DelinquentsThe Delinquents Performer ("Lucille", "Slippin' and Slidin"), Writer ("Lucille", "Slippin' and Slidin") (as Penniman)  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for Heavy PettingHeavy Petting Performer ("Ready Teddy")  Less 1989 $272K
  • Primary photo for Scenes from the Class Struggle in Beverly HillsScenes from the Class Struggle in Beverly Hills Actor (uncredited)  Less 1989 $2.2MM
  • Primary photo for Road HouseRoad House Writer ("Long Tall Sally") (as Richard Penniman)  Less 1989 $17MM $30MM
  • Primary photo for Listen to MeListen to Me Writer ("Tutti Frutti") (uncredited)  Less 1989 $4.3MM
  • Primary photo for Police Academy 6: City Under SiegePolice Academy 6: City Under Siege Performer ("Tutti Frutti"), Writer ("Tutti Frutti") (as Richard Penniman)  Less 1989 $12MM
  • Primary photo for Her AlibiHer Alibi Performer ("TUTTI FRUTTI"), Writer ("TUTTI FRUTTI") (as Richard Penniman)  Less 1989 $19MM
  • Primary photo for Red ScorpionRed Scorpion Lyrics ("Jenny, Jenny") (as Penniman), Music ("Jenny, Jenny") (as Penniman), Performer ("Jenny, Jenny", "Long Tall Sally", "All Around The World", "Good Golly Miss Molly"), Writer ("Long Tall Sally") (as Penniman)  Less 1988 $16MM $4.2MM
  • Primary photo for Purple People EaterPurple People Eater Mayor, Performer ("Good Golly Miss Molly")  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for TwinsTwins Performer ("TWINS")  Less 1988 $15MM $112MM
  • Primary photo for Hot to TrotHot to Trot Performer ("Tutti Frutti"), Writer ("Tutti Frutti") (as Richard Penniman)  Less 1988 $6.4MM
  • Primary photo for CocktailCocktail Performer ("Tutti-Frutti"), Writer ("Tutti-Frutti") (as Richard Penniman)  Less 1988 $20MM $78MM
  • Primary photo for Short Circuit 2Short Circuit 2 Performer ("Tutti Frutti"), Writer ("Tutti Frutti")  Less 1988 $22MM
  • Primary photo for The TelephoneThe Telephone Performer ("Happy Endings")  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for Date with an AngelDate with an Angel Performer ("Tutti Frutti"), Writer ("Tutti Frutti")  Less 1987 $8MM $2MM
  • Primary photo for Prom Night IIProm Night II Performer ("Tutti Frutti"), Writer ("Tutti Frutti")  Less 1987 $2.7MM
  • Primary photo for La BambaLa Bamba Performer ("Ready Teddy")  Less 1987 $6.5MM $54MM
  • Primary photo for The Brave Little ToasterThe Brave Little Toaster Soundtrack ("Tutti-Frutti")  Less 1987 $2.3MM
  • Primary photo for PredatorPredator Performer ("LONG TALL SALLY"), Writer ("LONG TALL SALLY") (as R. Penniman)  Less 1987 $15MM $60MM
  • Primary photo for Down and Out in Beverly HillsDown and Out in Beverly Hills Orvis Goodnight, Performer ("IT'S A MATTER OF TIME", "TUTTI FRUTTI"), Producer ("IT'S A MATTER OF TIME"), Writer ("IT'S A MATTER OF TIME", "TUTTI FRUTTI")  Less 1986 $14MM $62MM
  • Primary photo for ExplorersExplorers Performer ("All Around the World")  Less 1985 $25MM
  • Primary photo for MaskMask Performer ("Good Golly Miss Molly", "Tutti Frutti", "Can't Believe You Wanna Leave", "Slippin' 'n' Slidin'"), Writer ("Tutti Frutti", "Can't Believe You Wanna Leave", "Slippin' 'n' Slidin'") (as Richard Penniman)  Less 1985 $42MM
  • Primary photo for Heaven Help UsHeaven Help Us Performer ("Tutti Frutti"), Writer ("Tutti Frutti") (as Richard Penniman)  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for MischiefMischief Performer ("Rip It Up")  Less 1985 $8.7MM
  • Primary photo for Up Your AnchorUp Your Anchor Performer ("Tutti Frutti", "Bama Lama Bama Loo"), Writer ("Tutti Frutti", "Bama Lama Bama Loo")  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for The Flamingo KidThe Flamingo Kid Performer ("Good Golly Miss Molly")  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for The Wild LifeThe Wild Life Performer ("THE GIRL CAN'T HELP IT", "HEEBIE JEEBIES")  Less 1984 $9.5MM
  • Primary photo for DTV: Pop & RockDTV: Pop & Rock (Video) Himself (archive footage), Performer ("Tutti Frutti", "Long Tall Sally"), Writer ("Tutti Frutti", "Long Tall Sally")  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for Top Secret!Top Secret! Soundtrack ("TUTTI FRUTI") (as Richard Penniman)  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for Where the Boys AreWhere the Boys Are Writer ("Slippin' & Sliddin'") (as Richard Penniman)  Less 1984 $10MM
  • Primary photo for Mother's Meat Freuds FleshMother's Meat Freuds Flesh Writer ("Tutti Frutti")  Less 1984 CAD 20K
  • Primary photo for Party PartyParty Party Writer ("Tutti Frutti") (as Penniman)  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for The Right StuffThe Right Stuff Performer ("Good Golly Miss Molly")  Less 1983 $27MM $22MM
  • Primary photo for ChristineChristine Performer ("Keep A-Knockin'")  Less 1983 $9.7MM $21MM
  • Primary photo for Cool Cats: 25 Years of Rock 'n' Roll StyleCool Cats: 25 Years of Rock 'n' Roll Style (Video) Himself (archive footage), Performer ("Tutti Frutti") (uncredited), Writer ("Slippin' & Slidin'", "Tutti Frutti") (uncredited)  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for The Year of Living DangerouslyThe Year of Living Dangerously Lyrics ("Long Tall Sally"), Music ("Long Tall Sally"), Performer ("Long Tall Sally", "Tutti-Frutti"), Writer ("Tutti-Frutti")  Less 1982 $13MM
  • Primary photo for The LovelessThe Loveless Performer ("Rip It Up")  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for Hot BubblegumHot Bubblegum Performer ("Tutti Frutti", "Long Tall Sally"), Writer ("Tutti Frutti", "Long Tall Sally")  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for Going SteadyGoing Steady Performer ("Lucille"), Writer ("Lucille")  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for Big WednesdayBig Wednesday Performer ("Lucille") (uncredited), Writer ("Lucille") (uncredited)  Less 1978 $11MM
  • Primary photo for American Hot WaxAmerican Hot Wax Performer ("Tutti Frutti"), Writer ("Tutti Frutti")  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for Lemon PopsicleLemon Popsicle Performer ("Long Tall Sally", "Tutti Frutti"), Writer ("Long Tall Sally", "Tutti Frutti")  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for Teenage Cover GirlsTeenage Cover Girls Performer ("The Girl Can't Help It", "Keep a Knockin'") (uncredited)  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for That'll Be the DayThat'll Be the Day Performer ("Tutti Frutti") (uncredited), Writer ("Tutti Frutti") (uncredited)  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for Let the Good Times RollLet the Good Times Roll Himself, Performer ("Rip It Up")  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for Pink FlamingosPink Flamingos Performer ("The Girl Can't Help It")  Less 1972 $10K $180K
  • Primary photo for $$ Performer ("Money Is", "Do It To It", "Brooks' 50¢ Tour")  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for The Neon PalaceThe Neon Palace Performer ("Long Tall Sally"), Writer ("Long Tall Sally")  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for Mondo TrashoMondo Trasho Performer ("Long Tall Sally", "Tutti Frutti", "The Girl Can't Help It"), Writer ("Long Tall Sally", "Tutti Frutti")  Less 1969 $2K
  • Primary photo for Catalina CaperCatalina Caper Himself, Lyrics ("Scuba Party") (as Richard Penniman), Music ("Scuba Party") (as Richard Penniman), Performer ("Scuba Party")  Less 1967
  • Primary photo for Who's That Knocking at My DoorWho's That Knocking at My Door Writer ("Jenny Take a Ride") (uncredited)  Less 1967 $75K
  • Primary photo for Africa ShakesAfrica Shakes Writer ("Long Tall Sally")  Less 1966
  • Primary photo for Poor Little Rich GirlPoor Little Rich Girl Writer ("Lucille")  Less 1965
  • Primary photo for Mister Rock and RollMister Rock and Roll Himself, Performer ("Lucille"), Writer ("Lucille")  Less 1957
  • Primary photo for Don't Knock the RockDon't Knock the Rock Little Richard, Performer ("Tutti Frutti", "Long Tall Sally"), Writer ("Tutti Frutti", "Long Tall Sally") (as Richard Penniman)  Less 1956
  • Primary photo for The Girl Can't Help ItThe Girl Can't Help It Himself (uncredited), Performer ("The Girl Can't Help It", "She's Got It" (uncredited), "Ready Teddy" (uncredited)), Writer ("She's Got It") (uncredited)  Less 1956
Past Television (85 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for VinylVinyl (TV Series) Performer ("Rip It Up") (1 episode, 2016), Performer ("Keep A Knockin") (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016 2
    • Cyclone (Mar 20, 2016) Performer ("Keep A Knockin")  Less
    • He in Racist Fire (Mar 13, 2016) Performer ("Rip It Up")  Less
  • Primary photo for Tu cara me suenaTu cara me suena (TV Series) Writer ("Tutti Frutti") (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015 1
    • Gala 11 (Nov 27, 2015) Writer ("Tutti Frutti")  Less
  • Primary photo for Britain's Got TalentBritain's Got Talent (TV Series) Soundtrack (1 episode, 2015), Performer ("Long Tall Sally") (1 episode, 2015), Performer ("Tutti Frutti") (1 episode, 2015), Writer ("Tutti Frutti", "Long Tall Sally") (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015 2
    • 2015: Live Semi-Final 4 - The Results (May 28, 2015) Soundtrack ("Tutti Frutti") (uncredited), Performer ("Tutti Frutti") (uncredited)  Less
    • 2015: Live Semi-Final 4 (May 28, 2015) Performer ("Long Tall Sally") (uncredited), Writer ("Tutti Frutti", "Long Tall Sally") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Ochéntame... otra vezOchéntame... otra vez (TV Series) Writer ("Tutti Frutti") (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015 1
  • Primary photo for WPC 56WPC 56 (TV Series) Performer ("Tutti Frutti") (2 episodes, 2013–2015), Writer ("Tutti Frutti") (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013–2015 2
    • The Wayward Wind (Mar 12, 2015) Performer ("Tutti Frutti") (uncredited)  Less
    • Little Boy Lost (Mar 22, 2013) Performer ("Tutti Frutti") (uncredited), Writer ("Tutti Frutti") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Doctor Blake MysteriesThe Doctor Blake Mysteries (TV Series) Writer ("Tutti Frutti") (1 episode, 2015), Performer ("Tutti Frutti") (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015 1
    • My Brother's Keeper (Feb 20, 2015) Performer ("Tutti Frutti"), Writer ("Tutti Frutti") (as Richard Penniman)  Less
  • Primary photo for Dancing with the StarsDancing with the Stars (TV Series) Soundtrack (7 episodes, 2011–2014), Writer ("Long Tall Sally") (3 episodes, 2009–2013), Writer ("Tutti Frutti") (3 episodes, 2008–2013), Performer ("Ready Teddy") (1 episode, 2009), Performer ("Tutti Frutti") (1 episode, 2008), Performer ("The Girl Can't Help It") (1 episode, 2008), Performer ("Rip It Up") (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008–2014 12
    • Dynamic Duos Night (Nov 3, 2014) Soundtrack ("Rip It Up")  Less
    • Team Dance Week (Oct 28, 2013) Soundtrack ("Tutti Frutti"), Writer ("Tutti Frutti")  Less
    • Week 7: Latin Night (Apr 29, 2013) Soundtrack ("Good Golly Miss Molly")  Less
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  • Primary photo for Strictly Come DancingStrictly Come Dancing (TV Series) Writer ("Tutti Frutti") (1 episode, 2014), Performer ("Tutti Frutti") (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2014 1
    • Week 2 (Oct 4, 2014) Performer ("Tutti Frutti") (uncredited), Writer ("Tutti Frutti") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The SixtiesThe Sixties (TV Mini-series) Writer ("Long Tall Sally") (1 episode, 2014), Performer ("Long Tall Sally") (1 episode, 2014), Himself (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2014 1
    • The British Invasion (Jul 10, 2014) Himself (archive footage), Performer ("Long Tall Sally"), Writer ("Long Tall Sally")  Less
  • Primary photo for One Hit WonderlandOne Hit Wonderland (TV Series) Performer ("Tutti Frutti") (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013 1
  • Primary photo for The Voice UKThe Voice UK (TV Series) Writer ("Long Tall Sally") (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013 1
    • Blind Auditions 1 (Mar 30, 2013) Writer ("Long Tall Sally") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for When Albums Ruled the WorldWhen Albums Ruled the World (TV Movie) Performer ("Tutti Frutti") (uncredited), Writer ("Tutti Frutti") (uncredited)  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for VegasVegas (TV Series) Performer ("Bama Lama Bama Loo") (1 episode, 2013), Performer ("Rip It Up") (1 episode, 2012), Writer ("Bama Lama Bama Loo") (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2012–2013 2
    • Road Trip (Jan 29, 2013) Performer ("Bama Lama Bama Loo"), Writer ("Bama Lama Bama Loo") (as Richard Penniman)  Less
    • Exposure (Nov 27, 2012) Performer ("Rip It Up")  Less
  • Primary photo for The Joy of the SingleThe Joy of the Single (TV Movie) Performer ("The Girl Can't Help It") (uncredited), Writer ("Lucille") (uncredited)  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Love Me Do: The Beatles '62Love Me Do: The Beatles '62 (TV Movie) Performer ("Good Golly Miss Molly")  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Metal EvolutionMetal Evolution (TV Series) Performer ("Whole Lotta Shaking Going On") (1 episode, 2012), Writer ("Tutti Frutti") (1 episode, 2011), Performer ("Tutti Frutti") (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011–2012 2
    • Shock Rock (Jan 13, 2012) Performer ("Whole Lotta Shaking Going On")  Less
    • Pre-Metal (Nov 11, 2011) Performer ("Tutti Frutti"), Writer ("Tutti Frutti") (as Richard Penniman)  Less
  • Primary photo for So You Think You Can Dance CanadaSo You Think You Can Dance Canada (TV Series) Writer ("Tutti Frutti") (1 episode, 2011), Performer ("Tutti Frutti") (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011 1
    • Top 18 Results (Jul 26, 2011) Performer ("Tutti Frutti"), Writer ("Tutti Frutti")  Less
  • Primary photo for Waking the DeadWaking the Dead (TV Series) Writer ("Tutti Frutti") (1 episode, 2011), Performer ("Tutti Frutti") (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011 1
    • Harbinger: Part 2 (Mar 14, 2011) Performer ("Tutti Frutti"), Writer ("Tutti Frutti")  Less
  • Primary photo for Rock & ChipsRock & Chips (TV Series) Writer ("Long Tall Sally") (1 episode, 2010), Performer ("Long Tall Sally") (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010 1
    • Five Gold Rings (Dec 29, 2010) Performer ("Long Tall Sally") (uncredited), Writer ("Long Tall Sally") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Rock-SuomiRock-Suomi (TV Series) Writer ("Keep on Knockin'") (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010 1
    • Amerikan ääni (Nov 22, 2010) Writer ("Keep on Knockin'")  Less
  • Primary photo for Willkommen ÖsterreichWillkommen Österreich (TV Series) Writer ("Tutti Frutti") (3 episodes, 2010), Performer ("Tutti Frutti") (3 episodes, 2010)  Less 2010 3
    • Episode #1.121 (Nov 4, 2010) Performer ("Tutti Frutti") (uncredited), Writer ("Tutti Frutti") (uncredited)  Less
    • Episode #1.120 (Oct 28, 2010) Performer ("Tutti Frutti") (uncredited), Writer ("Tutti Frutti") (uncredited)  Less
    • Episode #1.119 (Oct 21, 2010) Performer ("Tutti Frutti") (uncredited), Writer ("Tutti Frutti") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for TremeTreme (TV Series) Performer ("Nuki Suki") (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010 1
  • Primary photo for Late Show with David LettermanLate Show with David Letterman (TV Series) Writer ("Long Tall Sally") (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010 1
  • Primary photo for RBD: La familiaRBD: La familia (TV Series) Writer ("Tutti Frutti") (1 episode, 2007), Performer ("Tutti Frutti") (1 episode, 2007)  Less 2007 1
    • Confesiones (Jun 13, 2007) Performer ("Tutti Frutti"), Writer ("Tutti Frutti") (as Penniman)  Less
  • Primary photo for Cold CaseCold Case (TV Series) Performer ("Ready Teddy") (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006 1
    • Static (Oct 29, 2006) Performer ("Ready Teddy")  Less
  • Primary photo for Uvolnete se, prosímUvolnete se, prosím (TV Series) Lyrics ("Lucille") (1 episode, 2006), Music ("Lucille") (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006 1
  • Primary photo for The SimpsonsThe Simpsons (TV Series) Writer ("Tutti Frutti") (1 episode, 2005)  Less 2005 1
    • Home Away from Homer (May 15, 2005) Writer ("Tutti Frutti") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Mosca y Smith en el OnceMosca y Smith en el Once (TV Mini-series) Performer ("I Don't Want To Discuss It")  Less 2004–2005
  • Primary photo for Las VegasLas Vegas (TV Series) Performer ("Slippin' & Slidin'") (1 episode, 2004), Himself (1 episode, 2004)  Less 2004 1
    • New Orleans (Feb 16, 2004) Himself, Performer ("Slippin' & Slidin'")  Less
  • Primary photo for The BluesThe Blues (TV Series) Performer ("Lucille") (1 episode, 2003), Himself (1 episode, 2003), Writer ("Lucille") (1 episode, 2003)  Less 2003 1
    • The Road to Memphis (Sep 30, 2003) Himself (archive footage), Performer ("Lucille"), Writer ("Lucille") (as Richard W. Penniman)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show with Jay LenoThe Tonight Show with Jay Leno (TV Series) Musical Guest (2 episodes, 1997–2000)  Less 1997–2000 2
  • Primary photo for The New CountryThe New Country (TV Movie) Performer ("Tutti Frutti"), Writer ("Tutti Frutti")  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Running MatesRunning Mates (TV Movie) Performer ("Tutti Frutti"), Writer ("Tutti Frutti") (as Richard Penniman)  Less 2000
  • 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 ("Long Tall Sally", "Ready Teddy", "The Girl Can't Help It"), Writer ("Long Tall Sally", "Tutti Frutti")  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Little RichardLittle Richard (TV Movie) Executive Producer  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Shake, Rattle and Roll: An American Love StoryShake, Rattle and Roll: An American Love Story (TV Movie) Writer ("Slippin' And Slidin'", "Long Tall Sally")  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for The Spooktacular New Adventures of CasperThe Spooktacular New Adventures of Casper (TV Series) Performer ("Casper the Friendly Ghost")  Less 1996–1998
  • Primary photo for TohuwabohuTohuwabohu (TV Series) Writer ("Tutti Frutti") (2 episodes, 1998), Writer ("Long Tall Sally") (1 episode, 1990), Performer ("Send Me Some Lovin'") (1 episode, 1995), Performer ("Tutti Frutti") (1 episode, 1998)  Less 1990–1998 4
    • 2x23 (1998) Performer ("Tutti Frutti") (uncredited), Writer ("Tutti Frutti") (uncredited)  Less
    • Episode #1.1 (1990) Writer ("Long Tall Sally") (uncredited)  Less
    • Montreux-Mix II (1995) Performer ("Send Me Some Lovin'") (uncredited)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Night ManNight Man (TV Series) Jubilee Jones (1 episode, 1997)  Less 1997 1
  • Primary photo for Homeboys in Outer SpaceHomeboys in Outer Space (TV Series) Ebolatolla (1 episode, 1997)  Less 1997 1
  • Primary photo for The Drew Carey ShowThe Drew Carey Show (TV Series) Little Richard (1 episode, 1997)  Less 1997 1
    • Drewstock (Jan 29, 1997) Little Richard  Less
  • Primary photo for The Magic School BusThe Magic School Bus (TV Series) Performer ("On The Magic School Bus")  Less 1994–1997
  • Primary photo for The Late ShiftThe Late Shift (TV Movie) Little Richard  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for BaywatchBaywatch (TV Series) Maurice (1 episode, 1995)  Less 1995 1
  • Primary photo for Rebel HighwayRebel Highway (TV Series) Performer ("The Girl Can't Help It") (1 episode, 1994)  Less 1994 1
  • Primary photo for Shake, Rattle and Rock!Shake, Rattle and Rock! (TV Movie) Performer ("THE GIRL CAN'T HELP IT")  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for WrestleMania XWrestleMania X (TV Special) Himself, Performer ("America The Beautiful")  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for MartinMartin (TV Series) The Exterminator (1 episode, 1992)  Less 1992 1
  • Primary photo for Hasta luego cocodriloHasta luego cocodrilo (TV Series) Writer ("Lucille") (1 episode, 1992)  Less 1992 1
  • Primary photo for HeartbeatHeartbeat (TV Series) Writer ("Tutti Fruitti") (1 episode, 1992)  Less 1992 1
    • Changing Places (Apr 10, 1992) Writer ("Tutti Fruitti") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Wonder YearsThe Wonder Years (TV Series) Writer ("Tutti Frutti") (1 episode, 1990)  Less 1990 1
    • Little Debbie (Nov 7, 1990) Writer ("Tutti Frutti") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Bill & Ted's Excellent AdventuresBill & Ted's Excellent Adventures (TV Series) Little Richard (2 episodes, 1990), Performer ("Good Golly Miss Molly") (1 episode, 1990)  Less 1990 2
  • Primary photo for Northern ExposureNorthern Exposure (TV Series) Performer ("Good Golly, Miss Molly") (1 episode, 1990)  Less 1990 1
    • Pilot (Jul 12, 1990) Performer ("Good Golly, Miss Molly")  Less
  • Primary photo for Mother Goose Rock 'n' RhymeMother Goose Rock 'n' Rhyme (TV Movie) Old King Cole  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for Quantum LeapQuantum Leap (TV Series) Writer ("Tutti Frutti") (2 episodes, 1989), Performer ("Tutti Frutti") (2 episodes, 1989)  Less 1989 2
    • Good Morning, Peoria - September 9, 1959 (Nov 8, 1989) Performer ("Tutti Frutti") (uncredited), Writer ("Tutti Frutti") (uncredited)  Less
    • Blind Faith - February 6, 1964 (Nov 1, 1989) Performer ("Tutti Frutti") (uncredited), Writer ("Tutti Frutti") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Goddess of LoveGoddess of Love (TV Movie) Alphonso  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for Bustin' LooseBustin' Loose (TV Series) P.J. Pinkston (3 episodes, 1987–1988)  Less 1987–1988 3
  • Primary photo for The 60th Annual Academy AwardsThe 60th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) Himself - Performer, Performer ("Shakedown")  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for MoonlightingMoonlighting (TV Series) Writer ("Tutti Frutti") (1 episode, 1988)  Less 1988 1
  • Primary photo for Rags to RichesRags to Riches (TV Series) Writer ("Tutti Frutti") (1 episode, 1987)  Less 1987 1
    • Pilot (Mar 9, 1987) Writer ("Tutti Frutti")  Less
  • Primary photo for Elvis '56Elvis '56 (TV Movie) Writer ("Tutti Frutti")  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for Queen Live at Wembley '86Queen Live at Wembley '86 (TV Movie) Writer ("Tutti Frutti")  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for The Prince's Trust Rock Gala: 10th BirthdayThe Prince's Trust Rock Gala: 10th Birthday (TV Movie) Writer ("Long Tall Sally")  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for Miami ViceMiami Vice (TV Series) Marvelle Quinn (1 episode, 1985)  Less 1985 1
  • Primary photo for Zeg 'ns AaaZeg 'ns Aaa (TV Series) Writer ("Tutti Frutti") (1 episode, 1985), Performer ("Tutti Frutti") (1 episode, 1985)  Less 1985 1
    • Tutti frutti (Jan 19, 1985) Performer ("Tutti Frutti"), Writer ("Tutti Frutti")  Less
  • Primary photo for ArenaArena (TV Series) Writer ("Lucille") (1 episode, 1984)  Less 1984 1
  • Primary photo for Donald Duck's 50th BirthdayDonald Duck's 50th Birthday (TV Special) Performer ("Tutti Frutti"), Writer ("Tutti Frutti")  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for WKRP in CincinnatiWKRP in Cincinnati (TV Series) Performer ("Lucille") (1 episode, 1980), Performer ("Ready Teddy") (1 episode, 1981), Writer ("Lucille") (1 episode, 1980)  Less 1980–1981 2
  • Primary photo for Red PepperRed Pepper (TV Movie) Composer (theme music)  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for Salute to Sir Lew - The Master ShowmanSalute to Sir Lew - The Master Showman (TV Movie) Co-Composer  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for The Ernie Sigley ShowThe Ernie Sigley Show (TV Series) Writer ("Rock and roll medley: 'Blue Suede Shoes' / 'Hound Dog' / 'Tutti Frutti' / 'Heartbreak Hotel' / '(Let Me Be Your) Teddy Bear' / 'Little Darlin' / 'Only You' / 'Jailhouse Rock' / 'Shake, Rattle and Roll' / 'See You Later, Alligator' / 'Rock Around the Clock' / 'Your Mama Don't Dance' / 'Johnny B. Goode' / 'Twilight Time' / 'You Need Hands' / 'Blue Suede Shoes' reprise / 'Bye Bye Love' / 'Great Balls of Fire' / 'Shake, Rattle and Roll' reprise / 'Rock Around the Clock' reprise / 'Razzle Dazzle' ") (2 episodes, 1974–1975)  Less 1974–1975 2
    • Episode dated 3 June 1975 (Jun 3, 1975) Writer ("Rock and roll medley: 'Blue Suede Shoes' / 'Hound Dog' / 'Tutti Frutti' / 'Heartbreak Hotel' / '(Let Me Be Your) Teddy Bear' / 'Little Darlin' / 'Only You' / 'Jailhouse Rock' / 'Shake, Rattle and Roll' / 'See You Later, Alligator' / 'Rock Around the Clock' / 'Your Mama Don't Dance' / 'Johnny B. Goode' / 'Twilight Time' / 'You Need Hands' / 'Blue Suede Shoes' reprise / 'Bye Bye Love' / 'Great Balls of Fire' / 'Shake, Rattle and Roll' reprise / 'Rock Around the Clock' reprise / 'Razzle Dazzle' ")  Less
    • Episode dated 30 April 1974 (Apr 30, 1974) Writer ("Rock and roll medley: 'Blue Suede Shoes' / 'Hound Dog' / 'Tutti Frutti' / 'Heartbreak Hotel' / '(Let Me Be Your) Teddy Bear' / 'Little Darlin' / 'Only You' / 'Jailhouse Rock' / 'Shake, Rattle and Roll' / 'See You Later, Alligator' / 'Rock Around the Clock' / 'Your Mama Don't Dance' / 'Johnny B. Goode' / 'Twilight Time' / 'You Need Hands' / 'Blue Suede Shoes' reprise / 'Bye Bye Love' / 'Great Balls of Fire' / 'Shake, Rattle and Roll' reprise / 'Rock Around the Clock' reprise / 'Razzle Dazzle' ")  Less
  • Primary photo for In ConcertIn Concert (TV Series) Writer ("Slippin' and Slidin'/I'm In Love Again/Johnny B. Goode/Whole Lotta Shakin' Goin' On') (1 episode, 1975)  Less 1975 1
    • Episode #3.15 (Apr 11, 1975) Writer ("Slippin' and Slidin'/I'm In Love Again/Johnny B. Goode/Whole Lotta Shakin' Goin' On')  Less
  • Primary photo for IltatähtiIltatähti (TV Series) Writer ("Keep A Knockin'") (1 episode, 1974)  Less 1974 1
  • Primary photo for The Graham Kennedy ShowThe Graham Kennedy Show (TV Series) Writer ("Rock and roll medley: 'Blue Suede Shoes' / 'Hound Dog' / 'Tutti Frutti' / 'Heartbreak Hotel' / '(Let Me Be Your) Teddy Bear' / 'Little Darlin' / 'Only You' / 'Jailhouse Rock' / 'Shake, Rattle and Roll' / 'See You Later, Alligator' / 'Rock Around the Clock' / 'Your Mama Don't Dance' / 'Johnny B. Goode' / 'Twilight Time' / 'You Need Hands' / 'Blue Suede Shoes' reprise / 'Bye Bye Love' / 'Great Balls of Fire' / 'Shake, Rattle and Roll' reprise / 'Rock Around the Clock' reprise / 'Razzle Dazzle' ") (1 episode, 1973)  Less 1973 1
    • Episode dated 17 April 1973 (Apr 17, 1973) Writer ("Rock and roll medley: 'Blue Suede Shoes' / 'Hound Dog' / 'Tutti Frutti' / 'Heartbreak Hotel' / '(Let Me Be Your) Teddy Bear' / 'Little Darlin' / 'Only You' / 'Jailhouse Rock' / 'Shake, Rattle and Roll' / 'See You Later, Alligator' / 'Rock Around the Clock' / 'Your Mama Don't Dance' / 'Johnny B. Goode' / 'Twilight Time' / 'You Need Hands' / 'Blue Suede Shoes' reprise / 'Bye Bye Love' / 'Great Balls of Fire' / 'Shake, Rattle and Roll' reprise / 'Rock Around the Clock' reprise / 'Razzle Dazzle' ")  Less
  • Primary photo for Elvis: Aloha from HawaiiElvis: Aloha from Hawaii (TV Special) Writer ("Long Tall Sally")  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for Elvis: Aloha from Hawaii - Rehearsal ConcertElvis: Aloha from Hawaii - Rehearsal Concert (TV Movie) Writer ("Long Tall Sally")  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for The Special London Bridge SpecialThe Special London Bridge Special (TV Movie) Soundtrack ("Rip It Up / Lucille / Tutti Frutti / Jenny, Jenny / Good Golly Miss Molly / Long Tall Sally ") (as Janey, Janey, We're gonna have some fun tonight)  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for 33 1/3 Revolutions Per Monkee33 1/3 Revolutions Per Monkee (TV Movie) Himself - Special Guest, Performer ("Tutti Frutti", "Long Tall Sally"), Writer ("Long Tall Sally") (as Richard Penniman), Writer ("Tutti Frutti") (as Richard Benjamin (sic)  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for The BeatlesThe Beatles (TV Series) Writer ("Long Tall Sally") (3 episodes, 1965–1967)  Less 1965–1967 3
  • Primary photo for Shindig!Shindig! (TV Series) Writer ("Jenny, Jenny") (3 episodes, 1965–1966), Writer ("Lucille") (3 episodes, 1965), Writer ("Long Tall Sally") (2 episodes, 1965), Writer ("Jenny Jenny") (1 episode, 1964), Writer ("Tutti Frutti") (1 episode, 1965), Writer ("Slippin' and Slidin', "Slippin' and Slidin'") (1 episode, 1965), Writer ("Hey Hey Hey Hey") (1 episode, 1964)  Less 1964–1966 12
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  • Primary photo for Hollywood a Go GoHollywood a Go Go (TV Series) Performer ("Lucille") (1 episode, 1965), Writer ("Slippin' and Slidin'") (1 episode, 1965), Himself - Singer (1 episode, 1965), Writer ("Lucille") (1 episode, 1965)  Less 1965 2
    • Episode #1.45 (Oct 23, 1965) Writer ("Slippin' and Slidin'")  Less
    • Episode #1.9 (Feb 20, 1965) Himself - Singer, Performer ("Lucille"), Writer ("Lucille")  Less
  • Primary photo for Z CarsZ Cars (TV Series) Writer ("Long Tall Sally") (1 episode, 1963)  Less 1963 1
    • It Never Rains... (Dec 25, 1963) Writer ("Long Tall Sally") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Jack Benny ProgramThe Jack Benny Program (TV Series) Writer ("Long Tall Sally") (1 episode, 1962)  Less 1962 1
  • Primary photo for The Tennessee Ernie Ford ShowThe Tennessee Ernie Ford Show (TV Series) Writer ("Lucille") (1 episode, 1961)  Less 1961 1
  • Primary photo for Stage ShowStage Show (TV Series) Writer ("Tutti Frutti") (2 episodes, 1956)  Less 1956 2
Self (131 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for Gotta Keep DreaminGotta Keep Dreamin Himself  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Kathy Griffin: My Life on the D-ListKathy Griffin: My Life on the D-List (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Entertainment TonightEntertainment Tonight (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 2008)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for The Young and the RestlessThe Young and the Restless (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for James Brown: The Man, the Music, & the MessageJames Brown: The Man, the Music, & the Message (Video) Himself  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for The 50th Annual Grammy AwardsThe 50th Annual Grammy Awards (TV Special) Himself  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for The Next Best Thing: Who Is the Greatest Celebrity Impersonator?The Next Best Thing: Who Is the Greatest Celebrity Impersonator? (TV Series) Himself - Special Guest Performer (1 episode, 2007)  Less 2007
    • Finals (Jul 18, 2007) Himself - Special Guest Performer  Less
  • Primary photo for A Capitol FourthA Capitol Fourth (TV Movie) Himself - Singer  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for James Brown: Say It ProudJames Brown: Say It Proud Himself  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Larry King LiveLarry King Live (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2007)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Celebrity DuetsCelebrity Duets (TV Series) Himself - Judge / Himself (9 episodes, 2006)  Less 2006
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  • Primary photo for NFL Monday Night FootballNFL Monday Night Football (TV Series) Himself - Theme Song Performer (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Country Music Across AmericaCountry Music Across America (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for The Late Late Show with Craig FergusonThe Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson (TV Series) Himself - Interviewee / Musical Guest / Himself - Musical Guest (2 episodes, 2005)  Less 2005
    • Episode #2.63 (Dec 21, 2005) Himself - Interviewee / Musical Guest (as Little Richard and Choir)  Less
    • Episode #1.7 (Jan 11, 2005) Himself - Musical Guest  Less
  • Primary photo for The 3rd Annual TV Land AwardsThe 3rd Annual TV Land Awards (TV Special) Himself  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Big TimeBig Time (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2005)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Cinderella: Rocked, Wired & Bluesed - The Greatest Video HitsCinderella: Rocked, Wired & Bluesed - The Greatest Video Hits (Video) Himself (Segment: "Shelter Me")  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for SingStar PartySingStar Party (Video Game) Himself  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Hollywood SquaresHollywood Squares (TV Series) Himself (30 episodes, 1999–2004)  Less 1999–2004
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  • Primary photo for On-Air with Ryan SeacrestOn-Air with Ryan Seacrest (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2004)  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Las VegasLas Vegas (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2004)  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for The SimpsonsThe Simpsons (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2003)  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for American MastersAmerican Masters (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2003)  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for The Sharon Osbourne ShowThe Sharon Osbourne Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2003)  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Elvis LivesElvis Lives (TV Special) Himself  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Late Show with David LettermanLate Show with David Letterman (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2002)  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Behind the MusicBehind the Music (TV Series) Himself (3 episodes, 1998–2002)  Less 1998–2002
  • Primary photo for American Bandstand's 50th Anniversary CelebrationAmerican Bandstand's 50th Anniversary Celebration (TV Movie) Himself - Performer  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for 33rd NAACP Image Awards33rd NAACP Image Awards (TV Special) Himself - Honoree  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for It's Black EntertainmentIt's Black Entertainment (TV Special) Himself  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show with Jay LenoThe Tonight Show with Jay Leno (TV Series) Himself / Himself - Musical Guest (2 episodes, 1997–2002)  Less 1997–2002
  • Primary photo for Rock, Rhythm & Doo WopRock, Rhythm & Doo Wop (TV Special) Himself  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for The Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing ArtsThe Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing Arts (TV Special) Himself  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for The Martin Short ShowThe Martin Short Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1999)  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Quincy Jones... The First 50 YearsQuincy Jones... The First 50 Years (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for Motown 40: The Music Is ForeverMotown 40: The Music Is Forever (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for The Rosie O'Donnell ShowThe Rosie O'Donnell Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1998)  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for Power Vision - Pop GaleriePower Vision - Pop Galerie (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1998)  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for E! True Hollywood StoryE! True Hollywood Story (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1998)  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for Muppets TonightMuppets Tonight (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1997)  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for Night ManNight Man (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1997)  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for The 24th Annual American Music AwardsThe 24th Annual American Music Awards (TV Special) Himself  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for Rudy Coby: Ridiculously DangerousRudy Coby: Ridiculously Dangerous (TV Special) Lounge Lizard (voice)  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for Sinatra: 80 Years My WaySinatra: 80 Years My Way (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for The CrewThe Crew (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1995)  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for Rock & RollRock & Roll (TV Mini-series) Himself  Less 1995– 
  • Primary photo for Michael Jackson: Video Greatest Hits - HIStoryMichael Jackson: Video Greatest Hits - HIStory (Video) Himself - Video 'Black or White'  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for One Life to LiveOne Life to Live (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1995)  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for The History of Rock 'n' RollThe History of Rock 'n' Roll (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 1995)  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for The 22nd Annual American Music AwardsThe 22nd Annual American Music Awards (TV Special) Himself  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for Sesame StreetSesame Street (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1995)  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for Queen: Champions of the WorldQueen: Champions of the World Himself  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for A Gala for the President at Ford's TheatreA Gala for the President at Ford's Theatre (TV Special) Himself  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for 28th Annual Country Music Association Awards28th Annual Country Music Association Awards (TV Special) Himself - Performer  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for Full HouseFull House (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1994)  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for Wheel of FortuneWheel of Fortune (TV Series) Himself - Celebrity Contestant (2 episodes, 1994)  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for WWE Monday Night RAWWWE Monday Night RAW (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 1994)  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for The 21st Annual American Music AwardsThe 21st Annual American Music Awards (TV Special) Himself  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for The Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing ArtsThe Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing Arts (TV Special) Himself  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for RuPaul's Christmas BallRuPaul's Christmas Ball (TV Special) Himself  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for Hearts AfireHearts Afire (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1993)  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for The 35th Annual Grammy AwardsThe 35th Annual Grammy Awards (TV Special) Himself  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for TwistTwist Himself  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for Muhammad Ali's 50th Birthday CelebrationMuhammad Ali's 50th Birthday Celebration (TV Special) Himself  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for The Jaleel White SpecialThe Jaleel White Special (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for The 13th Annual American Black Achievement AwardsThe 13th Annual American Black Achievement Awards (TV Special) Himself  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for One on One with John TeshOne on One with John Tesh (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1991)  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for ColumboColumbo (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1991)  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for Voices that CareVoices that Care (TV Movie) Himself - Lead Vocals  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for BlossomBlossom (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1991)  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for Golden Age of Rock'n'RollGolden Age of Rock'n'Roll (TV Series) Himself  Less 1991– 
  • Primary photo for The Chipmunks: Rockin' Through the DecadesThe Chipmunks: Rockin' Through the Decades (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for Ebony/Jet ShowcaseEbony/Jet Showcase (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 1985–1990)  Less 1985–1990
  • Primary photo for MTV Video Music Awards 1990MTV Video Music Awards 1990 (TV Special) Himself  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for The Arsenio Hall ShowThe Arsenio Hall Show (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 1989–1990)  Less 1989–1990
  • Primary photo for Bangles Greatest HitsBangles Greatest Hits (Video) Himself (uncredited)  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for Happy Birthday, Bugs!: 50 Looney YearsHappy Birthday, Bugs!: 50 Looney Years (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for The Debbie Allen SpecialThe Debbie Allen Special (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for The 16th Annual American Music AwardsThe 16th Annual American Music Awards (TV Special) Himself  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for Family FeudFamily Feud (TV Series) Himself - Contestant (1 episode, 1989)  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for Lou Rawls Parade of StarsLou Rawls Parade of Stars (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1988)  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for Rock 'n' Roll ChristmasRock 'n' Roll Christmas (TV Special) Himself  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for The New Hollywood SquaresThe New Hollywood Squares (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 1986–1988)  Less 1986–1988
  • Primary photo for The Smothers Brothers Comedy HourThe Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1988)  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for The 30th Annual Grammy AwardsThe 30th Annual Grammy Awards (TV Special) Himself  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for The 15th Annual American Music AwardsThe 15th Annual American Music Awards (TV Special) Himself  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for Fantastico 8Fantastico 8 (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1988)  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for A Vision Shared: A Tribute to Woody Guthrie and LeadbellyA Vision Shared: A Tribute to Woody Guthrie and Leadbelly (Video) Himself  Less 1988 $100K
  • Primary photo for Christmas at Pee Wee's PlayhouseChristmas at Pee Wee's Playhouse (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for Women in PrisonWomen in Prison (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1987)  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for Queen: Magic Years, Volume Three - A Visual AnthologyQueen: Magic Years, Volume Three - A Visual Anthology Himself  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for Chuck Berry Hail! Hail! Rock 'n' RollChuck Berry Hail! Hail! Rock 'n' Roll Himself  Less 1987 $719K
  • Primary photo for Diana Ross: Red Hot Rhythm and BluesDiana Ross: Red Hot Rhythm and Blues (TV Special) Himself  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for Soul TrainSoul Train (TV Series) Himself / Himself - Guest (3 episodes, 1972–1987)  Less 1972–1987
  • Primary photo for The 1st Annual Soul Train Music AwardsThe 1st Annual Soul Train Music Awards (TV Special) Himself - Presenter  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for The 8th Annual Black Achievement AwardsThe 8th Annual Black Achievement Awards (TV Special) Self  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for ArenaArena (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1985)  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for Motown Returns to the ApolloMotown Returns to the Apollo (TV Special) Himself  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Johnny CarsonThe Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (TV Series) Himself (7 episodes, 1970–1985)  Less 1970–1985
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  • Primary photo for The War to Settle the ScoreThe War to Settle the Score (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for Joan Rivers and Friends Salute Heidi AbromowitzJoan Rivers and Friends Salute Heidi Abromowitz (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for Salute!Salute! (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1983)  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for American Bandstand's 30th Anniversary SpecialAmerican Bandstand's 30th Anniversary Special (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for The Little Richard StoryThe Little Richard Story Himself  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for AplausoAplauso (TV Series) Self (1 episode, 1979)  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for All You Need Is LoveAll You Need Is Love (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1977)  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for Little Richard: Portrait of a LegendLittle Richard: Portrait of a Legend (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for The Midnight SpecialThe Midnight Special (TV Series) Himself / Himself - Host (2 episodes, 1974–1976)  Less 1974–1976
  • Primary photo for The 16th Annual Grammy AwardsThe 16th Annual Grammy Awards (TV Special) Himself  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for The London Rock and Roll ShowThe London Rock and Roll Show Himself  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for Jimi HendrixJimi Hendrix Himself - Interviewee  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for Black RodeoBlack Rodeo Himself  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for BandstandBandstand (TV Series) Himself (4 episodes, 1964–1972)  Less 1964–1972
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  • Primary photo for The Virginia Graham ShowThe Virginia Graham Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1971)  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for John Lennon and the Plastic Ono Band: Sweet TorontoJohn Lennon and the Plastic Ono Band: Sweet Toronto (Video) Himself  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for The Barbara McNair ShowThe Barbara McNair Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1970)  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for The Andy Williams ShowThe Andy Williams Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1970)  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for The Smothers Brothers Summer ShowThe Smothers Brothers Summer Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1970)  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for The Dick Cavett ShowThe Dick Cavett Show (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 1970)  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for The Mike Douglas ShowThe Mike Douglas Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1970)  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for The Merv Griffin ShowThe Merv Griffin Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1970)  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for The David Frost ShowThe David Frost Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1970)  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for Keep on 'RockinKeep on 'Rockin (Short) Himself  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for This Is Tom JonesThis Is Tom Jones (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1969)  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for DellaDella (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1969)  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for The Pat Boone ShowThe Pat Boone Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1968)  Less 1968
  • Primary photo for Ready, Steady, Go!Ready, Steady, Go! (TV Series) Himself (3 episodes, 1964–1966)  Less 1964–1966
  • Primary photo for Hollywood a Go GoHollywood a Go Go (TV Series) Himself - Singer (1 episode, 1965)  Less 1965
  • Primary photo for Shindig!Shindig! (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1964)  Less 1964
    • Pilot (Jul 11, 1964) Himself  Less
  • Primary photo for It's Little RichardIt's Little Richard (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1964
  • Primary photo for Thank Your Lucky StarsThank Your Lucky Stars (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1962)  Less 1962
Archive Footage (32 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for The SixtiesThe Sixties (TV Mini-series) Himself (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Somewhere Over the RainbowSomewhere Over the Rainbow (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Mr. Dynamite: The Rise of James BrownMr. Dynamite: The Rise of James Brown Himself (archive footage)  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Elvis Found AliveElvis Found Alive Himself (archive footage)  Less 2012 $1MM
  • Primary photo for The Gruen TransferThe Gruen Transfer (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010
    • Insurance (Sep 15, 2010) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for The 36th Annual Daytime Emmy AwardsThe 36th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Sex in '69: The Sexual Revolution in AmericaSex in '69: The Sexual Revolution in America Himself (archive footage)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Seven Ages of RockSeven Ages of Rock (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2007)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Video on TrialVideo on Trial (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006
    • Episode #2.8 (Oct 29, 2006) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Born to Controversy: The Roddy Piper StoryBorn to Controversy: The Roddy Piper Story (Video) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2006 $50K
  • Primary photo for WWE WrestleMania: The Complete Anthology, Vol. 2WWE WrestleMania: The Complete Anthology, Vol. 2 (Video) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Sad to Be GaySad to Be Gay (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Electric Purgatory: The Fate of the Black RockerElectric Purgatory: The Fate of the Black Rocker Self (archive footage)  Less 2005 $20K
  • Primary photo for Soul Deep: The Story of Black Popular MusicSoul Deep: The Story of Black Popular Music (TV Mini-series) Himself (1 episode, 2005)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for And You Don't Stop: 30 Years of Hip-HopAnd You Don't Stop: 30 Years of Hip-Hop (TV Mini-series) Himself  Less 2004–  $2MM
  • Primary photo for My Kinda PeopleMy Kinda People (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Christmas from HollywoodChristmas from Hollywood (Video) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for The BluesThe Blues (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2003)  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for John & Yoko's Year of PeaceJohn & Yoko's Year of Peace (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Pop 2000: 50 Jahre Popmusik und Jugendkultur in DeutschlandPop 2000: 50 Jahre Popmusik und Jugendkultur in Deutschland (TV Mini-series) Himself (1 episode, 1999)  Less 1999
    • Halbstark (Sep 14, 1999) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Hollywood Rocks 'N' Rolls in the 50'sHollywood Rocks 'N' Rolls in the 50's (Video) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for The FiftiesThe Fifties (TV Mini-series) Himself (1 episode, 1997)  Less 1997
    • The Rage Within (1997) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Beatles AnthologyThe Beatles Anthology (TV Mini-series) Himself (1 episode, 1996)  Less 1996
    • June '67 to July '68 (Sep 5, 1996) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for House of StyleHouse of Style (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1995)  Less 1995
    • Fall Edition (Oct 16, 1995) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Prince InteractivePrince Interactive (Video Game) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for ArenaArena (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1993)  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for RockfogyatkozásRockfogyatkozás Himself (archive footage)  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for The Rock 'n' Roll YearsThe Rock 'n' Roll Years (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 1985)  Less 1985
    • 1957 (1985) Himself (archive footage)  Less
    • 1956 (Jul 7, 1985) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Rock and Roll: The Early DaysRock and Roll: The Early Days (Video) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1984 $500K
  • Primary photo for The Compleat BeatlesThe Compleat Beatles (Video) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for All You Need Is LoveAll You Need Is Love (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1977)  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for LivicatedLivicated Himself (archive footage)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Mafia IIMafia II (Video Game) Performer ("KEEP A KNOCKIN'", "LONG TALL SALLY", "LUCILLE", "RIP IT UP" (uncredited)), Writer ("KEEP A KNOCKIN'") (as Penniman), Writer ("LONG TALL SALLY", "LUCILLE") (as Richard Penniman)  Less 2010

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