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Brian Setzer

Soundtrack | Actor | Composer
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KNOWN FOR 
The Mask (1994) | Soul Surfer (2011) | Me, Myself & Irene (2000)
AKA 
The Brian Selzer Orchestra | The Brian Setzer Orchestra | Stray Cats | Brian Setzer Orchestra | The Stray Cats  Less
BORN 
Apr 10, 1959 (age 58)

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Past Film & Video (37 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for Such Good PeopleSuch Good People Bouncer  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Soul SurferSoul Surfer Performer ("Go-Go Godzilla"), Writer ("Go-Go Godzilla")  Less 2011 $18MM $44MM
  • Primary photo for Conan O'Brien Can't StopConan O'Brien Can't Stop Writer ("Rock This Town")  Less 2011 $267K
  • Primary photo for KillshotKillshot Performer ("Sixty Years"), Writer ("Sixty Years")  Less 2008 $17K
  • Primary photo for Beethoven's Big BreakBeethoven's Big Break (Video) Arranger ("Take The Fith")  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for The Santa Clause 3: The Escape ClauseThe Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause Writer ("Santa Drives a Hot Rod")  Less 2006 $12MM $85MM
  • Primary photo for The Madagascar Penguins in a Christmas CaperThe Madagascar Penguins in a Christmas Caper (Short) Writer ("Jingle Bells")  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Stray Cats: Rumble in BrixtonStray Cats: Rumble in Brixton (Video) Himself - Guitar and Vocals (as Stray Cats), Song Producer ("Mystery Train Kept a Rollin'"), Writer ("Rumble in Brighton", "Something's Wrong with My Radio", "Stray Cat Strut", "Gene & Eddie", "Too Hip Gotta Go", "I Won't Stand in Your Way", "Blast Off", "18 Miles to Memphis", "Bring It Back Again", "Fishnet Stockings", "Runaway Boys", "Rock this Town", " (She's) Sexy + 17", "Mystery Train Kept a Rollin'" (studio recording))  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Riding GiantsRiding Giants Writer (" (She's) Sexy and 17", "Rumble in Brighton")  Less 2004 $2.3MM
  • Primary photo for Une vie à t'attendreUne vie à t'attendre Performer ("Mack The Knife")  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Once Upon a Time in MexicoOnce Upon a Time in Mexico Performer ("Malagueña")  Less 2003 $29MM $56MM
  • Primary photo for Step Into LiquidStep Into Liquid Performer (" (The Legend Of) Johnny Kool, Pt. 2"), Writer (" (The Legend Of) Johnny Kool, Pt. 2")  Less 2003 $3.7MM
  • Primary photo for The Country BearsThe Country Bears Himself, Performer ("I'm Only In It for the Honey"), Producer ("I'm Only In It for the Honey"), Writer ("I'm Only In It for the Honey")  Less 2002 $35MM $17MM
  • Primary photo for Coyote UglyCoyote Ugly Writer ("Rock This Town")  Less 2000 $45MM $61MM
  • Primary photo for Me, Myself & IreneMe, Myself & Irene Producer ("Bodhisattva")  Less 2000 $51MM $91MM
  • Primary photo for The Flintstones in Viva Rock VegasThe Flintstones in Viva Rock Vegas Writer ("Rock This Town")  Less 2000 $83MM $35MM
  • Primary photo for Snow DaySnow Day Writer ("Switchblade 327")  Less 2000 $13MM $60MM
  • Primary photo for Stuart LittleStuart Little Writer ("If You Can't Rock Me")  Less 1999 $133MM $140MM
  • Primary photo for Three to TangoThree to Tango Writer ("Jumpin' East Of Java")  Less 1999 $20MM $11MM
  • Primary photo for Drive Me CrazyDrive Me Crazy Writer ("Let's Live It Up")  Less 1999 $8.5MM $18MM
  • Primary photo for Brian Setzer Orchestra: If You Can't Rock MeBrian Setzer Orchestra: If You Can't Rock Me (Video) Himself, Composer  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Can't Hardly WaitCan't Hardly Wait Writer ("Ghost Radio")  Less 1998 $10MM $25MM
  • Primary photo for Deep RisingDeep Rising Writer ("Lady Luck")  Less 1998 $45MM $11MM
  • Primary photo for True Love and ChaosTrue Love and Chaos Writer ("Rock This Town")  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for Jingle All the WayJingle All the Way Writer ("So They Say It's Christmas")  Less 1996 $60MM $61MM
  • Primary photo for The Great White HypeThe Great White Hype Himself, Performer ("Danny Boy"), Producer ("Danny Boy")  Less 1996 $7.9MM
  • Primary photo for The MaskThe Mask Writer ("Straight Up")  Less 1994 $18MM $120MM
  • Primary photo for Stray Cats: Elvis on VelvetStray Cats: Elvis on Velvet (Video) Actor  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for Writer's BlockWriter's Block (Short) Writer ("Nine Lives")  Less 1990 $30K
  • Primary photo for La BambaLa Bamba Eddie Cochran, Performer ("Summertime Blues")  Less 1987 $6.5MM $54MM
  • Primary photo for The Slugger's WifeThe Slugger's Wife Writer ("STRAY CAT STRUT")  Less 1985 $1.9MM
  • Primary photo for Mike's MurderMike's Murder Writer ("Rebels Rule")  Less 1984 $1.1MM
  • Primary photo for Surf IISurf II Writer ("Built for Speed")  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for Private SchoolPrivate School Writer ("Rock This Town")  Less 1983 $14MM
  • Primary photo for Cool Cats: 25 Years of Rock 'n' Roll StyleCool Cats: 25 Years of Rock 'n' Roll Style (Video) Himself, Writer ("Runaway Boys", "Stray Cat Strut") (uncredited)  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for Stray Cats: I Won't Stand in Your WayStray Cats: I Won't Stand in Your Way (Video) Composer, Writer ("I Won't Stand in Your Way")  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for The Taming of RebeccaThe Taming of Rebecca Writer ("Rock This Town") (uncredited)  Less 1982 $40K
Past Television (29 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for ConanConan (TV Series) Himself - The Brian Setzer Orchestra ( 1 episode, 2015 ) , Writer ("Here Comes Santa Claus") ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015 1
  • Primary photo for Dancing with the StarsDancing with the Stars (TV Series) Writer ("The Dirty Boogie") ( 2 episodes, 2008–2012 ) , Writer ("Rock This Town") ( 2 episodes, 2007–2014 ) , Writer ("Stray Cat Strut") ( 2 episodes, 2008–2012 ) , Writer ("Sexy, Sexy!") ( 1 episode, 2012 ) , Performer ("Summertime Blues") ( 1 episode, 2009 ) , Performer ("Americano") ( 1 episode, 2008 ) , Writer ("Americano") ( 1 episode, 2008 ) , Music ("Malagueña") ( 1 episode, 2008 ) , Writer ("This Cat's On a Hot Tin Roof") ( 1 episode, 2012 ) , Performer ("The Dirty Boogie") ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2007–2014 11
    • Switch-up (Oct 13, 2014) Writer ("Rock This Town")  Less
    • Week 4 (Oct 15, 2012) Writer ("This Cat's On a Hot Tin Roof")  Less
    • Performance Show: Week Nine (May 14, 2012) Writer ("The Dirty Boogie")  Less
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  • Primary photo for Dancing on IceDancing on Ice (TV Series) Writer ("Stray Cat Strut") ( 2 episodes, 2014 )  Less 2014 2
    • Week 3: The Skate-Off (Jan 19, 2014) Writer ("Stray Cat Strut") (uncredited)  Less
    • Week 3 (Jan 19, 2014) Writer ("Stray Cat Strut") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for American Horror StoryAmerican Horror Story (TV Series) Performer ("Jump Jive An' Wail") ( 1 episode, 2013 )  Less 2013 1
    • Madness Ends (Jan 23, 2013) Performer ("Jump Jive An' Wail") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for RageRage (TV Series) Writer ("Sexy and 17", "Stray Cat Strut") ( 1 episode, 2012 )  Less 2012 1
  • Primary photo for So You Think You Can DanceSo You Think You Can Dance (TV Series) Performer ("Malagueña") ( 2 episodes, 2008–2012 ) , Writer ("The Dirty Boogie") ( 1 episode, 2008 ) , Performer ("The House is Rockin'") ( 1 episode, 2006 ) , Performer ("As Long as I'm Singin'") ( 1 episode, 2009 ) , Performer ("The Dirty Boogie") ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2006–2012 5
    • Top 6 Perform (Sep 5, 2012) Performer ("Malagueña")  Less
    • Top Six Perform (Jul 29, 2009) Performer ("As Long as I'm Singin'")  Less
    • The Top Four Perform (Aug 6, 2008) Performer ("The Dirty Boogie"), Writer ("The Dirty Boogie")  Less
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  • Primary photo for Dancing with the StarsDancing with the Stars (TV Series) Writer ("Rock This Town") ( 1 episode, 2011 )  Less 2011 1
    • Episode #11.6 (Jun 12, 2011) Writer ("Rock This Town") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The DreamstersThe Dreamsters (TV Series) Special Thanks ( 13 episodes, 2011 )  Less 2011 13
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  • Primary photo for The Dreamsters: Welcome to the DreameryThe Dreamsters: Welcome to the Dreamery (TV Movie) Special Thanks  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for So You Think You Can Dance CanadaSo You Think You Can Dance Canada (TV Series) Writer ("Rock This Town") ( 1 episode, 2008 ) , Performer ("Malagueña") ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2008 2
    • Top 8 Results (Nov 20, 2008) Performer ("Malagueña")  Less
    • Top 20 (Oct 8, 2008) Writer ("Rock This Town")  Less
  • Primary photo for It Takes TwoIt Takes Two (TV Series) Writer ("Rock This Town") ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2008 1
  • Primary photo for My Name Is EarlMy Name Is Earl (TV Series) Writer ("Stray Cat Strut") ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006 1
    • Larceny of a Kitty Cat (Oct 12, 2006) Writer ("Stray Cat Strut") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Charlie JadeCharlie Jade (TV Series) Performer ("Mack the Knife") ( 1 episode, 2005 )  Less 2005 1
    • Dirty Laundry (May 14, 2005) Performer ("Mack the Knife")  Less
  • Primary photo for Will & GraceWill & Grace (TV Series) Performer ("Luck Be A Lady") ( 1 episode, 2004 )  Less 2004 1
    • I Do (Apr 29, 2004) Performer ("Luck Be A Lady") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for I Love the '80s Strikes BackI Love the '80s Strikes Back (TV Series) Writer ("Rock This Town") ( 1 episode, 2003 )  Less 2003 1
    • 1983 (Oct 21, 2003) Writer ("Rock This Town")  Less
  • Primary photo for House of MouseHouse of Mouse (TV Series) Writer ("Rockin' at the House of Mouse"), Performer ("Rockin' at the House of Mouse")  Less 2001–2002
  • Primary photo for The SopranosThe Sopranos (TV Series) Lyrics ("Americano") ( 1 episode, 2001 )  Less 2001 1
  • Primary photo for RoswellRoswell (TV Series) Performer ("Flyin' Saucer Rock and Roll") ( 1 episode, 2000 )  Less 2000 1
    • The Convention (Feb 2, 2000) Performer ("Flyin' Saucer Rock and Roll")  Less
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show with Jay LenoThe Tonight Show with Jay Leno (TV Series) Musical Guest ( 2 episodes, 1996–1998 )  Less 1996–1998 2
  • Primary photo for Beverly Hills, 90210Beverly Hills, 90210 (TV Series) Brian Setzer ( 1 episode, 1998 ) , Writer ("The Dirty Boogie", "Hollywood Nocturne") ( 1 episode, 1998 )  Less 1998 1
    • Marathon Man (Dec 16, 1998) Brian Setzer, Writer ("The Dirty Boogie", "Hollywood Nocturne") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Stars in Their EyesStars in Their Eyes (TV Series) Writer ("Rock This Town") ( 1 episode, 1998 )  Less 1998 1
    • Episode #9.5 (Apr 18, 1998) Writer ("Rock This Town")  Less
  • Primary photo for The NannyThe Nanny (TV Series) Brian Setzer ( 1 episode, 1997 )  Less 1997 1
  • Primary photo for Beavis and Butt-HeadBeavis and Butt-Head (TV Series) Performer ("Rebelene") ( 1 episode, 1994 )  Less 1994 1
    • Safe House (Nov 3, 1994) Performer ("Rebelene")  Less
  • Primary photo for Mother Goose Rock 'n' RhymeMother Goose Rock 'n' Rhyme (TV Movie) Georgie Porgie's House Band  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for Miami ViceMiami Vice (TV Series) Performer ("Looking for Someone to Love") ( 1 episode, 1988 )  Less 1988 1
    • Love at First Sight (Jan 15, 1988) Performer ("Looking for Someone to Love") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for DTV 'Doggone' ValentineDTV 'Doggone' Valentine (TV Movie) Writer ("Stray Cat Strut")  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for DTV ValentineDTV Valentine (TV Movie) Writer ("Rock This Town")  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for The US FestivalThe US Festival (TV Mini-series) Writer ("Fishnet Stockings", "Rock This Town") ( 1 episode, 1983 )  Less 1983 1
    • New Wave Day (Aug 20, 1983) Writer ("Fishnet Stockings", "Rock This Town") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Top of the PopsTop of the Pops (TV Series) Himself - The Stray Cats ( 3 episodes, 1980–1981 ) , Writer ("Rock This Town") ( 1 episode, 1981 ) , Writer ("Runaway Boy") ( 1 episode, 1980 ) , Writer ("Runaway Boys") ( 1 episode, 1980 ) , Writer ("Stray Cat Strut") ( 1 episode, 1981 )  Less 1980–1981 4
    • Episode dated 21 May 1981 (May 21, 1981) Writer ("Stray Cat Strut")  Less
    • Episode dated 5 February 1981 (Feb 5, 1981) Himself - The Stray Cats (as The Stray Cats), Writer ("Rock This Town")  Less
    • Episode dated 11 December 1980 (Dec 11, 1980) Himself - The Stray Cats (archive footage) (as The Stray Cats), Writer ("Runaway Boys")  Less
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Self (36 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for ConanConan (TV Series) Himself - The Brian Setzer Orchestra ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for The Best Hit USAThe Best Hit USA (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for CMA Country ChristmasCMA Country Christmas (TV Special) Himself  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Jeff Beck Honors Les PaulJeff Beck Honors Les Paul (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Dancing with the StarsDancing with the Stars (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Rachael RayRachael Ray (TV Series) Self ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Late Night with Conan O'BrienLate Night with Conan O'Brien (TV Series) Himself - Musical Guest / Himself / Themselves - Musical Guest / Themselves ( 7 episodes, 1996–2006 )  Less 1996–2006
    • Episode #14.48 (Nov 28, 2006) Himself - Musical Guest  Less
    • Episode #13.46 (Nov 29, 2005) Himself (as The Brian Selzer Orchestra)  Less
    • Episode #11.40 (Nov 26, 2003) Themselves - Musical Guest  Less
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  • Primary photo for Walt Disney World Christmas Day ParadeWalt Disney World Christmas Day Parade (TV Special) Himself (as Brian Setzer Orchestra)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show with Jay LenoThe Tonight Show with Jay Leno (TV Series) Himself / Themselves / Musical Guest ( 5 episodes, 2001–2005 )  Less 2001–2005
    • Episode #13.221 (Dec 19, 2005) Himself (as Brian Setzer Orchestra)  Less
    • Episode #12.215 (Dec 20, 2004) Himself (as Brian Setzer Orchestra)  Less
    • Episode #11.219 (Dec 22, 2003) Themselves / Musical Guest  Less
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  • Primary photo for The Tony Danza ShowThe Tony Danza Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2005 )  Less 2005
    • Episode #2.59 (Dec 1, 2005) Himself (as The Brian Setzer Orchestra)  Less
  • Primary photo for Christmas in Rockefeller CenterChristmas in Rockefeller Center (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Brian Setzer: Christmas ExtravaganzaBrian Setzer: Christmas Extravaganza (Video) Himself  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Stray Cats: Rumble in Brixton - European Tour 2004 (Behind the Scenes)Stray Cats: Rumble in Brixton - European Tour 2004 (Behind the Scenes) (Video) Himself  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Stray Cats: Rumble in Brixton - Mystery Train Kept a Rollin'Stray Cats: Rumble in Brixton - Mystery Train Kept a Rollin' (Video) Himself  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Christmas in Rockefeller CenterChristmas in Rockefeller Center (TV Movie) Himself - Performer (as Brian Setzer Orchestra)  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Christmas in WashingtonChristmas in Washington (TV Special) Himself - Performer  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Christmas in Rockefeller CenterChristmas in Rockefeller Center (TV Special) Himself - Performer  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for The SimpsonsThe Simpsons (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2002 )  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for The Brian Setzer Orchestra: Live in JapanThe Brian Setzer Orchestra: Live in Japan (Video) Himself  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for The Documentary of the Brian Setzer OrchestraThe Documentary of the Brian Setzer Orchestra (Video) Himself  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for This Joint Is Jumpin'This Joint Is Jumpin' (TV Movie) Rock Swing Guitarist  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Woodstock '99Woodstock '99 (TV Special) Himself  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for The 41st Annual Grammy AwardsThe 41st Annual Grammy Awards (TV Special) Himself  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for 1998 VH1 Fashion Awards1998 VH1 Fashion Awards (TV Special) Himself (as Brian Setzer Orchestra)  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for 1998 MTV Video Music Awards1998 MTV Video Music Awards (TV Special) Himself - Performer (as Brian Setzer Orchestra)  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for EllenEllen (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1997 )  Less 1997
    • Hello, Dalai (Feb 19, 1997) Himself (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Late Night with David LettermanLate Night with David Letterman (TV Series) Himself ( 3 episodes, 1986–1993 )  Less 1986–1993
  • Primary photo for The Guitar of Brian SetzerThe Guitar of Brian Setzer (Video) Himself  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for The 1992 Billboard Music AwardsThe 1992 Billboard Music Awards (TV Special) Himself  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for USA Up All NightUSA Up All Night (TV Series) Himself - The Stray Cats ( 1 episode, 1991 )  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for GuitarGuitar (Video) Brian Setzer  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for Saturday Night LiveSaturday Night Live (TV Series) Himself - Musical Guest ( 1 episode, 1984 )  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for ArenaArena (TV Series) Himself - The Stray Cats ( 1 episode, 1984 )  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for BandstandBandstand (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 1982–1983 )  Less 1982–1983
  • Primary photo for Pop QuizPop Quiz (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1982 )  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for Top of the PopsTop of the Pops (TV Series) Himself - The Stray Cats ( 3 episodes, 1980–1981 )  Less 1980–1981
Archive Footage (3 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for JBTVJBTV (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Stray Cats: Rumble in Brixton - FlashbackStray Cats: Rumble in Brixton - Flashback (Video) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Top of the PopsTop of the Pops (TV Series) Himself - The Stray Cats ( 1 episode, 1980 )  Less 1980
    • Episode dated 11 December 1980 (Dec 11, 1980) Himself - The Stray Cats (archive footage) (as The Stray Cats)  Less
Other (3 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for Elite Beat AgentsElite Beat Agents (Video Game) Writer ("Rock This Town")  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Guitar Hero IIGuitar Hero II (Video Game) Soundtrack ("ROCK THIS TOWN")  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for CarsCars (Video Game) Writer ("Rock This Town")  Less 2006

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