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Little Richard

Soundtrack | Actor | Composer
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 82)
HEIGHT 
5' 10" (1.78m)

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Past Film & Video (114 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • 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
  • 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 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")  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 KNOCKIN'")  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 (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  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")  Less 1988 $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  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 Up Your AnchorUp Your Anchor Performer ("Tutti Frutti", "Bama Lama Bama Loo"), Writer ("Tutti Frutti", "Bama Lama Bama Loo")  Less 1985
  • 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 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 (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 ChristineChristine Performer ("Keep A-Knockin'")  Less 1983 $9.7MM $21MM
  • Primary photo for The Right StuffThe Right Stuff Performer ("Good Golly Miss Molly")  Less 1983 $27MM $22MM
  • 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 Lemon PopsicleLemon Popsicle Performer ("Long Tall Sally", "Tutti Frutti"), Writer ("Long Tall Sally", "Tutti Frutti")  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for American Hot WaxAmerican Hot Wax Performer ("Tutti Frutti"), Writer ("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")  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 Poor Little Rich GirlPoor Little Rich Girl Writer ("Lucille")  Less 1965
  • Primary photo for Mister Rock and RollMister Rock and Roll Himself, Performer ("Lucille")  Less 1957
  • Primary photo for Don't Knock the RockDon't Knock the Rock Himself, 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") (as Richard Penniman) (uncredited)  Less 1956
Past Television (74 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • 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 ("The Girl Can't Help It") (1 episode, 2008), Performer ("Rip It Up") (1 episode, 2008), Performer ("Tutti Frutti") (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008–2014 12
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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) 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")  Less
  • 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 VegasVegas (TV Series) Performer ("Rip It Up") (1 episode, 2012), Writer ("Bama Lama Bama Loo") (1 episode, 2013), Performer ("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 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 Mini-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 The SimpsonsThe Simpsons (TV Series) Writer ("Tutti Frutti") (1 episode, 2005), Himself (1 episode, 2003)  Less 2003–2005 2
  • 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) Himself (1 episode, 2004), Performer ("Slippin' & Slidin'") (1 episode, 2004)  Less 2004 1
    • New Orleans (Feb 16, 2004) Himself, Performer ("Slippin' & Slidin'")  Less
  • Primary photo for The BluesThe Blues (TV Series) Writer ("Lucille") (1 episode, 2003), Himself (1 episode, 2003)  Less 2003 1
    • The Road to Memphis (Sep 30, 2003) Himself (archive footage), Writer ("Lucille") (as Richard W. Penniman)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show with Jay LenoThe Tonight Show with Jay Leno (TV Series) Himself / Himself - Musical Guest (2 episodes, 1997–2002), Musical Guest (2 episodes, 1997–2000)  Less 1997–2002 4
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  • 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 The Magic School BusThe Magic School Bus (TV Series) Performer ("On The Magic School Bus")  Less 1994–1998
  • 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) Himself (1 episode, 1997), Jubilee Jones - Special Appearance (1 episode, 1997)  Less 1997 2
  • Primary photo for Homeboys in Outer SpaceHomeboys in Outer Space (TV Series) Ebolatolla (1 episode, 1997)  Less 1997 1
  • Primary photo for The Beatles AnthologyThe Beatles Anthology (TV Mini-series) Himself (1 episode, 1996), Writer ("Hey Hey Hey Hey (Going Back to Birmingham)", "Tutti Frutti"), Writer ("Long Tall Sally"), Performer ("Long Tall Sally", "Ready Teddy", "The Girl Can't Help It")  Less 1996 1
    • June '67 to July '68 (Sep 5, 1996) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
  • 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 ArenaArena (TV Series) Writer ("Lucille") (1 episode, 1984), Himself (1 episode, 1993)  Less 1984–1993 2
  • 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 Rock 'n' Roll ChristmasRock 'n' Roll Christmas (TV Movie) Actor  Less 1988
  • 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 The 8th Annual Black Achievement AwardsThe 8th Annual Black Achievement Awards (TV Movie) Actor  Less 1987
  • 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 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 ("Ready Teddy") (1 episode, 1981), Writer ("Lucille") (1 episode, 1980), Performer ("Lucille") (1 episode, 1980)  Less 1980–1981 2
  • 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 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 dated 10 May 1975 (May 10, 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 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 (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 ("Lucille") (3 episodes, 1965), Writer ("Jenny, Jenny") (3 episodes, 1965–1966), Writer ("Long Tall Sally") (2 episodes, 1965), Writer ("Slippin' and Slidin', "Slippin' and Slidin'") (1 episode, 1965), Writer ("Tutti Frutti") (1 episode, 1965), Writer ("Jenny Jenny") (1 episode, 1964), Himself (1 episode, 1964)  Less 1964–1966 12
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  • Primary photo for Hollywood a Go GoHollywood a Go Go (TV Series) Writer ("Lucille") (1 episode, 1965), Himself - Singer (1 episode, 1965), Performer ("Lucille") (1 episode, 1965), Writer ("Slippin' and Slidin'") (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 Stage ShowStage Show (TV Series) Writer ("Tutti Frutti") (2 episodes, 1956)  Less 1956 2
Self (121 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Archive Footage (23 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS

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