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Willie Dixon (1915–1992)

Soundtrack | Actor | Composer
KNOWN FOR 
The Wolf of Wall Street (2013) | Daredevil (2003) | Heat (1995)
NICKNAME  
Chokeson
BORN 
Jul 1, 1915 (died Jan 29, 1992)
HEIGHT 
6' 2" (1.88m)

Filmography Filter

Past Film & Video (84 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for Grudge MatchGrudge Match Writer ("I'm Ready")  Less 2013 $40MM $30MM
  • Primary photo for The Wolf of Wall StreetThe Wolf of Wall Street Writer ("Spoonful", "Pretty Thing")  Less 2013 $100MM $117MM
  • Primary photo for Jackass Presents: Bad GrandpaJackass Presents: Bad Grandpa Writer ("My Babe")  Less 2013 $15MM $102MM
  • Primary photo for The Last StandThe Last Stand Writer ("I Ain't Superstitious")  Less 2013 $30MM $12MM
  • Primary photo for B.B. King: The Life of RileyB.B. King: The Life of Riley Writer ("Little Reds Rooster")  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Stand Up GuysStand Up Guys Writer ("Hoochie Coochie Man")  Less 2012 $15MM $3.3MM
  • Primary photo for Bank RollBank Roll Writer ("Backdoor Man")  Less 2012 $721
  • Primary photo for Not Fade AwayNot Fade Away Writer ("I Just Want to Make Love to You")  Less 2012 $20MM $607K
  • Primary photo for The BayThe Bay Writer ("Spoonful")  Less 2012 $30K
  • Primary photo for Cry Baby: The Pedal that Rocks the WorldCry Baby: The Pedal that Rocks the World (Video) Writer ("I Ain't Superstitious")  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for The Roaring 20s: Mick Jagger's Glory YearsThe Roaring 20s: Mick Jagger's Glory Years (Video) Writer ("Hoochie Coochie Man", "Little Red Rooster")  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Frankie & AliceFrankie & Alice Writer ("I Just Want to Make Love to You")  Less 2010 $693K
  • Primary photo for REDRED Writer ("I Want to be Loved")  Less 2010 $58MM $90MM
  • Primary photo for Going the DistanceGoing the Distance Writer ("I Want To Be Loved")  Less 2010 $32MM $18MM
  • Primary photo for Love RanchLove Ranch Writer ("I Just Want to Make Love to You")  Less 2010 $135K
  • Primary photo for Casino Jack and the United States of MoneyCasino Jack and the United States of Money Writer ("BACK DOOR MAN", "SPOONFUL")  Less 2010 $176K
  • Primary photo for Halloween IIHalloween II Writer ("I Just Want To Make Love To You")  Less 2009 $15MM $33MM
  • Primary photo for Big River ManBig River Man Writer ("Little Red Rooster")  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for It Might Get LoudIt Might Get Loud Writer ("Whole Lotta Love")  Less 2008 $1.6MM
  • Primary photo for Cadillac RecordsCadillac Records Writer ("I'm Your Hoochie Coochie Man", "My Babe")  Less 2008 $12MM $8.1MM
  • Primary photo for ReligulousReligulous Writer ("I Ain't Superstitious")  Less 2008 $2.5MM $13MM
  • Primary photo for Vito PowerVito Power (Short) Writer ("I Just Want to Make Love to You") (uncredited)  Less 2008 $1K
  • Primary photo for Amazing Journey: The Story of The WhoAmazing Journey: The Story of The Who Writer ("Spoonful")  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for BobbyBobby Writer ("Spoonful")  Less 2006 $14MM $11MM
  • Primary photo for The Black Crowes: Freak 'N' Roll... Into the FogThe Black Crowes: Freak 'N' Roll... Into the Fog (Video) Writer ("Mellow Down Easy")  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for The Darwin AwardsThe Darwin Awards Writer ("Gone Daddy Gone/I Just Want to Make Love to You")  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for ShadowboxerShadowboxer Writer ("I Don't Care Who Knows")  Less 2005 $371K
  • Primary photo for StonedStoned Writer ("Little red rooster")  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for ProofProof Writer ("I'm Ready" (1954))  Less 2005 $20MM $7.5MM
  • Primary photo for The Devil's RejectsThe Devil's Rejects Writer ("I Can't Quit You Baby")  Less 2005 $7MM $17MM
  • Primary photo for Lords of DogtownLords of Dogtown Writer ("I Just Wanna Make Love to You")  Less 2005 $25MM $11MM
  • Primary photo for The Jeff Healey Band: Live at Montreux 1999The Jeff Healey Band: Live at Montreux 1999 (Video) Writer ("Third Degree", "Hoochie Coochie Man")  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Elvis Costello and the Imposters: Live in MemphisElvis Costello and the Imposters: Live in Memphis (Video) Writer ("Hidden Charms")  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for The Girl Next DoorThe Girl Next Door Writer ("HOOTCHIE COOTCHIE MAN")  Less 2004 $15MM
  • Primary photo for Coming-outComing-out (Short) Soundtrack  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Against the RopesAgainst the Ropes Soundtrack  Less 2004 $39MM $5.9MM
  • Primary photo for Secondhand LionsSecondhand Lions Writer ("Help Me")  Less 2003 $30MM $41MM
  • Primary photo for How to DealHow to Deal Writer ("Hidden Charms")  Less 2003 $16MM $14MM
  • Primary photo for Led Zeppelin DVDLed Zeppelin DVD (Video) Writer ("I Can't Quit You Baby")  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for DaredevilDaredevil Performer ("Top o' the Morning to Ya"), Writer ("Top o' the Morning to Ya")  Less 2003 $78MM $432K
  • Primary photo for Eric Clapton: One More Car, One More Rider - Live on Tour 2001Eric Clapton: One More Car, One More Rider - Live on Tour 2001 (Video) Writer ("Hoochie Coochie Man")  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Sex with StrangersSex with Strangers Writer ("I Just Want To Make Love To You")  Less 2002 $248K
  • Primary photo for Run Ronnie RunRun Ronnie Run Writer ("I Just Want To Make Love To You")  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Mulholland DriveMulholland Drive Writer ("Bring It On Home")  Less 2001 $15MM $7.2MM
  • Primary photo for Joe DirtJoe Dirt Writer ("I Just Want to Make Love to You")  Less 2001 $18MM $27MM
  • Primary photo for Big Momma's HouseBig Momma's House Writer ("Wang Dang Doodle")  Less 2000 $30MM $118MM
  • Primary photo for Three to TangoThree to Tango Writer ("Violent Love")  Less 1999 $20MM $11MM
  • Primary photo for Another Day in ParadiseAnother Day in Paradise Performer ("Nervous"), Writer ("Nervous")  Less 1998 $4.5MM $1MM
  • Primary photo for Mercury RisingMercury Rising Writer ("Evil (Is Going On)")  Less 1998 $60MM $33MM
  • Primary photo for Playing GodPlaying God Performer ("If the Sea Was Whiskey"), Writer ("If the Sea Was Whiskey")  Less 1997 $12MM $4.1MM
  • Primary photo for FlippingFlipping Writer ("I MAKE LOVE")  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for 2 Days in the Valley2 Days in the Valley Writer ("You'll Be Mine")  Less 1996 $11MM
  • Primary photo for Heaven's PrisonersHeaven's Prisoners Writer ("Good Moanin' Blues")  Less 1996 $25MM $5MM
  • Primary photo for HeatHeat Writer ("Top O' The Morning To Ya")  Less 1995 $60MM $67MM
  • Primary photo for CasinoCasino Writer ("Hoochie Coochie Man", "I Ain't Superstitious")  Less 1995 $52MM $42MM
  • Primary photo for Destiny Turns on the RadioDestiny Turns on the Radio Writer ("The seventh son")  Less 1995 $1.2MM
  • Primary photo for Foreign StudentForeign Student Writer ("Evil")  Less 1994 $114K
  • Primary photo for Cops and RobbersonsCops and Robbersons Writer ("You Can't Judge a Book By the Cover")  Less 1994 $11MM
  • Primary photo for Bluesland: A Portrait in American MusicBluesland: A Portrait in American Music Himself (archive footage), Writer ("I Just Want to Make Love to You", "I Ain't Superstitious", "Hoochie Coochie Man")  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for Dazed and ConfusedDazed and Confused Writer ("I Just Want To Make Love To You")  Less 1993 $6.9MM $8MM
  • Primary photo for The Allman Brothers Band: Live at Great WoodsThe Allman Brothers Band: Live at Great Woods (Video) Writer ("Hoochie Coochie Man")  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for FlirtingFlirting Writer ("I Just Wanna Make Love to You")  Less 1991 $2.4MM
  • Primary photo for RushRush Writer ("Wang Dang Doodle", "Don't Know Which Way To Go")  Less 1991 $17MM $7.2MM
  • Primary photo for The DoctorThe Doctor Performer ("Everything's Got a Time"), Writer ("Everything's Got a Time")  Less 1991 $38MM
  • Primary photo for Night of the WarriorNight of the Warrior Willie Dixon  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for The DoorsThe Doors Writer ("Back Door Man")  Less 1991 $38MM $35MM
  • Primary photo for The DelinquentsThe Delinquents Writer ("My Babe")  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for Ginger Ale AfternoonGinger Ale Afternoon Composer, Performer ("SAVE THE CHILD", "I DON'T TRUST NOBODY", "WIGGLING WORM", "THAT'S MY BABY", "I JUST WANT TO MAKE LOVE TO YOU", "GOOD UNDERSTANDING"), Writer ("SAVE THE CHILD", "I DON'T TRUST NOBODY", "WIGGLING WORM", "FLAMIN' MAMIE", "BE WHAT YOU WANT TO BE", "THAT'S MY BABY", "I JUST WANT TO MAKE LOVE TO YOU", "GOOD UNDERSTANDING")  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for Road HouseRoad House Writer ("Hoochie Coochie Man")  Less 1989 $17MM $30MM
  • Primary photo for La BambaLa Bamba Producer ("Who Do You Love")  Less 1987 $6.5MM $54MM
  • Primary photo for Adventures in BabysittingAdventures in Babysitting Lyrics ("Evil (Is Going On)"), Music ("Evil (Is Going On)")  Less 1987 $34MM
  • Primary photo for The Doors: Live at the Hollywood BowlThe Doors: Live at the Hollywood Bowl (Video) Writer ("Back Door Man"), Special Thanks  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for Soul ManSoul Man Soundtrack  Less 1986 $28MM
  • Primary photo for The Color of MoneyThe Color of Money Special Music Participation, Performer ("Don't Tell Me Nothin'"), Writer ("Don't Tell Me Nothin'")  Less 1986 $14MM $52MM
  • Primary photo for Get CrazyGet Crazy Writer ("I'm Your Hoochie Coochie Man")  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for Heart Like a WheelHeart Like a Wheel Writer ("Built for Comfort")  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for ThiefThief Special Thanks  Less 1981 $4.3MM
  • Primary photo for Grateful Dead: Dead AheadGrateful Dead: Dead Ahead (Video) Soundtrack  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for Blue CollarBlue Collar Writer ("Wang Dang Doodle")  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for Cry RapeCry Rape Writer ("I Ain't Superstitious") (uncredited)  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for The Coming ThingThe Coming Thing Writer ("I Ain't Superstitious", "Back Door Man") (uncredited)  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for HomerHomer Writer ("Spoonful")  Less 1970 CAD 456K
  • Primary photo for MaidstoneMaidstone Writer ("I Just Want to Make Love to You")  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for HandicapHandicap (Short) Writer ("Back Door Man")  Less 1968
Past Television (36 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Strictly Come DancingStrictly Come Dancing (TV Series) Writer ("I Just Want to Make Love to You") (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2014 1
    • Week 2 (Oct 4, 2014) Writer ("I Just Want to Make Love to You") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The SixtiesThe Sixties (TV Mini-series) Writer ("I Just Want to Make Love to You", "Little Red Rooster") (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2014 1
    • The British Invasion (Jul 10, 2014) Writer ("I Just Want to Make Love to You", "Little Red Rooster")  Less
  • Primary photo for The Marty Stuart ShowThe Marty Stuart Show (TV Series) Writer ("You Can't Judge a Book by Its Cover") (1 episode, 2010), Writer ("You Can't Judge a Book by Looking at the Cover") (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2010–2013 2
    • The Tennessee Mafia Jug Band (May 9, 2013) Writer ("You Can't Judge a Book by Looking at the Cover") (uncredited)  Less
    • Dale Jett & Hello Stranger (Jan 16, 2010) Writer ("You Can't Judge a Book by Its Cover")  Less
  • Primary photo for Dancing with the StarsDancing with the Stars (TV Series) Writer ("I Just Want to Make Love to You") (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013 1
  • Primary photo for FringeFringe (TV Series) Writer ("Spoonful") (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012 1
    • Enemy of My Enemy (Jan 20, 2012) Writer ("Spoonful") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Dukes of September Live at Lincoln CenterThe Dukes of September Live at Lincoln Center (TV Movie) Writer ("The Same Thing")  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Metal EvolutionMetal Evolution (TV Series) Writer ("Spoonful") (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011 1
  • Primary photo for The Celebrity Apprentice AustraliaThe Celebrity Apprentice Australia (TV Series) Writer ("I Just Want to Make Love to You") (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011 1
    • All Fired Up 2 (Nov 4, 2011) Writer ("I Just Want to Make Love to You") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for EastEndersEastEnders (TV Series) Writer ("Gone Daddy Gone") (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011 1
  • Primary photo for True BloodTrue Blood (TV Series) Writer ("Spoonful") (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010 1
    • It Hurts Me Too (Jun 27, 2010) Writer ("Spoonful") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for De wereld draait doorDe wereld draait door (TV Series) Writer ("Little red rooster") (1 episode, 2009), Writer ("You Can't Judge a Book By the Cover") (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008–2009 2
    • Episode #4.131 (Mar 27, 2009) Writer ("Little red rooster") (uncredited)  Less
    • Episode #4.43 (Oct 31, 2008) Writer ("You Can't Judge a Book By the Cover") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Dancing on IceDancing on Ice (TV Series) Writer ("I Just Want to Make Love to You") (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009 1
    • Episode #4.15 (Mar 1, 2009) Writer ("I Just Want to Make Love to You")  Less
  • Primary photo for ChuckChuck (TV Series) Writer ("Gone Daddy Gone") (1 episode, 2007)  Less 2007 1
  • Primary photo for Festival Internacional de la Canción de Viña del MarFestival Internacional de la Canción de Viña del Mar (TV Series) Writer ("200 Pounds of Heavenly Joy") (1 episode, 2007)  Less 2007 1
    • Viña 2007: Noche 2 (Feb 22, 2007) Writer ("200 Pounds of Heavenly Joy") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Grey's AnatomyGrey's Anatomy (TV Series) Writer ("Gone Daddy Gone") (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006 1
  • Primary photo for Parashat Ha-ShavuaParashat Ha-Shavua (TV Series) Writer ("Bring It On Home") (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006 1
    • VaYeshev (Mar 18, 2006) Writer ("Bring It On Home")  Less
  • Primary photo for Great PerformancesGreat Performances (TV Series) Writer ("Spoonful") (1 episode, 2005)  Less 2005 1
  • Primary photo for The BluesThe Blues (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 2003), Writer ("Hoochie Coochie Man", "I Jut Want to Make Love to You") (1 episode, 2003), Performer ("If the Blues Was Money", "Got the Blues So Bad") (1 episode, 2003), Writer ("Wang Dang Doodle", "Sit and Cry (The Blues)", "I'm Your Hooch Coochie Man", "Evil", "Evil" (alternate version), "Spoonful", "I Got What It Takes", "I'm Ready", "I Just Want to Make Love to You", "Close to You", "The Red Rooster") (1 episode, 2003), Writer ("Nervous") (1 episode, 2003), Writer ("Spoonful", "My Babe") (1 episode, 2003), Performer ("Nervous") (1 episode, 2003), Writer ("Red Rooster") (1 episode, 2003)  Less 2003 5
    • Piano Blues (Oct 4, 2003) Himself (archive footage), Writer ("Red Rooster")  Less
    • Red, White and Blues (Oct 3, 2003) Writer ("Hoochie Coochie Man", "I Jut Want to Make Love to You")  Less
    • Godfathers and Sons (Oct 2, 2003) Performer ("If the Blues Was Money", "Got the Blues So Bad"), Writer ("Wang Dang Doodle", "Sit and Cry (The Blues)", "I'm Your Hooch Coochie Man", "Evil", "Evil" (alternate version), "Spoonful", "I Got What It Takes", "I'm Ready", "I Just Want to Make Love to You", "Close to You", "The Red Rooster")  Less
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  • Primary photo for Australian IdolAustralian Idol (TV Series) Writer ("Whole Lotta Love") (1 episode, 2003)  Less 2003 1
  • Primary photo for Idol - Jakten på en superstjerneIdol - Jakten på en superstjerne (TV Series) Writer ("I Just Want to Make Love to You") (1 episode, 2003)  Less 2003 1
    • Topp 50 #3 (Feb 28, 2003) Writer ("I Just Want to Make Love to You")  Less
  • Primary photo for Estradilla: Agents & ElvisEstradilla: Agents & Elvis (TV Movie) Writer ("My Babe")  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Un paso adelanteUn paso adelante (TV Series) Writer ("I Just Want to Make Love to You") (1 episode, 2002)  Less 2002 1
    • Volver al armario (Mar 5, 2002) Writer ("I Just Want to Make Love to You")  Less
  • Primary photo for The Linda McCartney StoryThe Linda McCartney Story (TV Movie) Writer ("Back Door")  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Eric Clapton & Friends in Concert: A Benefit for the Crossroads Centre at AntiguaEric Clapton & Friends in Concert: A Benefit for the Crossroads Centre at Antigua (TV Movie) Writer ("Hoochie Coochie Man")  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Stars in Their EyesStars in Their Eyes (TV Series) Writer ("I Just Want to Make Love to You") (1 episode, 1999)  Less 1999 1
    • Episode #10.2 (Mar 20, 1999) Writer ("I Just Want to Make Love to You")  Less
  • Primary photo for Listening to You: The Who at the Isle of Wight 1970Listening to You: The Who at the Isle of Wight 1970 (TV Movie) Writer ("Medley: Shakin' All Over / Spoonful / Twist And Shout")  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for Eric Clapton: Live in Hyde ParkEric Clapton: Live in Hyde Park (TV Movie) Writer ("Hoochie Coochie Man")  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for New York UndercoverNew York Undercover (TV Series) Writer ("Wang Dang Doodle") (1 episode, 1996)  Less 1996 1
    • The Enforcers (Apr 4, 1996) Writer ("Wang Dang Doodle") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Wonder YearsThe Wonder Years (TV Series) Writer ("Hoochie Coochie Man") (1 episode, 1989)  Less 1989 1
    • Walk Out (Mar 7, 1989) Writer ("Hoochie Coochie Man")  Less
  • Primary photo for Rock ConcertRock Concert (TV Series) Writer ("My Babe") (1 episode, 1974), Writer ("I Just Want to Make Love To You") (1 episode, 1974)  Less 1974 2
    • Episode #1.12 (Jan 21, 1974) Writer ("My Babe")  Less
    • Episode #1.11 (Jan 14, 1974) Writer ("I Just Want to Make Love To You")  Less
  • Primary photo for Shindig!Shindig! (TV Series) Writer ("My Babe") (2 episodes, 1964–1966), Writer ("Seventh Son") (1 episode, 1965), Writer ("Little Red Rooster") (1 episode, 1965), Writer ("Seventh Son", "Nervous") (1 episode, 1965), Writer ("Hoochy Koochy Man") (1 episode, 1965), Writer ("You Can't Judge a Book by It's Cover") (1 episode, 1965), Writer ("(I'm Your) Hoochie Coochie Man") (1 episode, 1965)  Less 1964–1966 8
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  • Primary photo for The BluesThe Blues (TV Movie) Actor  Less 1966
  • Primary photo for Hollywood a Go GoHollywood a Go Go (TV Series) Writer ("Seventh Son") (2 episodes, 1965)  Less 1965 2
    • Episode #1.38 (Sep 4, 1965) Writer ("Seventh Son")  Less
    • Episode #1.31 (Jul 17, 1965) Writer ("Seventh Son")  Less
  • Primary photo for It's What's Happening, Baby!It's What's Happening, Baby! (TV Movie) Writer ("Seventh Son")  Less 1965
  • Primary photo for Toast of the TownToast of the Town (TV Series) Writer ("Little Red Rooster") (1 episode, 1965)  Less 1965 1
    • Episode #18.31 (May 2, 1965) Writer ("Little Red Rooster")  Less
  • Primary photo for BandstandBandstand (TV Series) Writer ("It Do Me So Good") (1 episode, 1961)  Less 1961 1
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