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Jack Elliott (I) (1927–2001)

Music Department | Composer | Soundtrack
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KNOWN FOR 
Barney Miller (1974-1982) | Night Court (1984-1992) | The Jerk (1979)
AWARDS 
Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 3 wins & 2 nominations More »
AKA 
Jack Elliot | John M. Elliott | Elliott Ferguson
BORN 
Aug 6, 1927 (died Aug 18, 2001)

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Past Film & Video (26 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Past Television (144 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy FallonThe Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) Writer ("Theme from 'Barney Miller'") (3 episodes, 2014–2016)  Less 2014–2016 3
  • Primary photo for One Hit WonderlandOne Hit Wonderland (TV Series) Writer ("Night Court Theme") (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015 1
  • Primary photo for Charlie's AngelsCharlie's Angels (TV Series) Composer (Charlie's Angels theme) (8 episodes, 2011)  Less 2011 8
    • They Are Not Saints (Dec 18, 2011) Composer (Charlie's Angels theme)  Less
    • Royal Angels (Nov 10, 2011) Composer (Charlie's Angels theme)  Less
    • Black Hat Angels (Nov 3, 2011) Composer (Charlie's Angels theme)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Atop the Fourth WallAtop the Fourth Wall (TV Series) Writer ("Charlie's Angels Theme") (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011 1
    • SCI-Spy #2 (Jun 6, 2011) Writer ("Charlie's Angels Theme")  Less
  • Primary photo for Family GuyFamily Guy (TV Series) Writer ("Night Court") (1 episode, 2007)  Less 2007 1
  • Primary photo for 3rd Rock from the Sun3rd Rock from the Sun (TV Series) Writer ("Charlie's Angels Theme") (1 episode, 1997)  Less 1997 1
    • Proud Dick (Jan 5, 1997) Writer ("Charlie's Angels Theme")  Less
  • Primary photo for Night CourtNight Court (TV Series) Composer (theme music) (192 episodes, 1984–1992), Theme Music (1 episode, 1989)  Less 1984–1992 193
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  • Primary photo for LookwellLookwell (TV Movie) Composer  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for Warner Bros. Celebration of Tradition, June 2, 1990Warner Bros. Celebration of Tradition, June 2, 1990 (TV Movie) Musical Director  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for Grammy Living LegendsGrammy Living Legends (TV Movie) Music Director  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for The Smothers Brothers Comedy HourThe Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour (TV Series) Conductor  Less 1988–1989
  • Primary photo for Spies, Lies & Naked ThighsSpies, Lies & Naked Thighs (TV Movie) Composer  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for WildsideWildside (TV Series) Composer (3 episodes, 1985)  Less 1985 3
  • Primary photo for The Lucie Arnaz ShowThe Lucie Arnaz Show (TV Series) Composer (1 episode, 1985)  Less 1985 1
  • Primary photo for Los Angeles 1984: Games of the XXIII OlympiadLos Angeles 1984: Games of the XXIII Olympiad (TV Series) Musical Director  Less 1984– 
  • Primary photo for EarthlingsEarthlings (TV Movie) Composer  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for Found MoneyFound Money (TV Movie) Composer  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for The Rodney Dangerfield Special: I Can't Take It No MoreThe Rodney Dangerfield Special: I Can't Take It No More (TV Movie) Composer  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for The 35th Annual Primetime Emmy AwardsThe 35th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Musical Director  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for At EaseAt Ease (TV Series) Composer (theme music) (14 episodes, 1983), Composer (13 episodes, 1983)  Less 1983 14
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  • Primary photo for Venice MedicalVenice Medical (TV Movie) Composer  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for The 34th Annual Primetime Emmy AwardsThe 34th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Musical Director  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for Barney MillerBarney Miller (TV Series) Composer (theme music) (170 episodes, 1975–1982), Composer (106 episodes, 1974–1980)  Less 1974–1982 171
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  • Primary photo for 9 to 59 to 5 (TV Series) Composer (4 episodes, 1982)  Less 1982 4
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  • Primary photo for The Day the Bubble BurstThe Day the Bubble Burst (TV Movie) Composer  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for ComputercideComputercide (TV Movie) Composer, Conductor  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for George Burns' Early, Early, Early Christmas SpecialGeorge Burns' Early, Early, Early Christmas Special (TV Special) Musical Director  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for The 33rd Annual Primetime Emmy AwardsThe 33rd Annual Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Musical Director  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for Charlie's AngelsCharlie's Angels (TV Series) Composer (110 episodes, 1976–1981), Musician (1 episode, 1979)  Less 1976–1981 110
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  • Primary photo for Don't Look Back: The Story of Leroy 'Satchel' PaigeDon't Look Back: The Story of Leroy 'Satchel' Paige (TV Movie) Composer, Music ("Don't Look Back" (Title Song))  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for Park PlacePark Place (TV Series) Composer (theme music) (5 episodes, 1980–1981)  Less 1980–1981 5
    • Crazy Judge (Apr 30, 1981) Composer (theme music)  Less
    • Marooned (Apr 23, 1981) Composer (theme music)  Less
    • Benign Neglect (Apr 16, 1981) Composer (theme music)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Live from Studio 8H: 100 Years of America's Popular MusicLive from Studio 8H: 100 Years of America's Popular Music (TV Special) Conductor, Musical Director, Producer  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for Rise and ShineRise and Shine (TV Series) Composer (theme music) (1 episode, 1981), Composer (1 episode, 1981)  Less 1981 1
    • Pilot (1981) Composer, Composer (theme music)  Less
  • Primary photo for Vega$Vega$ (TV Series) Composer (1 episode, 1980)  Less 1980 1
    • Christmas Story (Dec 17, 1980) Composer (as Elliott Ferguson)  Less
  • Primary photo for Mr. and Mrs. DraculaMr. and Mrs. Dracula (TV Series) Composer  Less 1980– 
  • Primary photo for G.I.'sG.I.'s (TV Movie) Composer  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for Nobody's PerfectNobody's Perfect (TV Series) Composer (theme music) (1 episode, 1980), Composer (1 episode, 1980)  Less 1980 1
  • Primary photo for OmnibusOmnibus (TV Series) Musical Director  Less 1980– 
  • Primary photo for John Ritter: Being of Sound Mind and BodyJohn Ritter: Being of Sound Mind and Body (TV Movie) Musical Director  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for United StatesUnited States (TV Series) Composer (4 episodes, 1980)  Less 1980 4
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  • Primary photo for House CallsHouse Calls (TV Series) Composer (2 episodes, 1979–1980)  Less 1979–1980 2
  • Primary photo for The Benny Hill ShowThe Benny Hill Show (TV Series) Writer ("Charlie's Angels") (1 episode, 1980)  Less 1980 1
  • Primary photo for The Solitary ManThe Solitary Man (TV Movie) Composer  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for The 31st Annual Primetime Emmy AwardsThe 31st Annual Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Composer  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for Good Ol' BoysGood Ol' Boys (TV Movie) Composer  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for Sanctuary of FearSanctuary of Fear (TV Movie) Composer  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for The 51st Annual Academy AwardsThe 51st Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) Musical Director  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for The Love BoatThe Love Boat (TV Series) Composer (2 episodes, 1979)  Less 1979 2
  • Primary photo for TurnaboutTurnabout (TV Series) Composer (1 episode, 1979)  Less 1979 1
    • Pilot (Jan 26, 1979) Composer  Less
  • Primary photo for George Burns' 100th Birthday PartyGeorge Burns' 100th Birthday Party (TV Movie) Conductor  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for The Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing ArtsThe Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing Arts (TV Movie) Composer  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for Starsky and HutchStarsky and Hutch (TV Series) Composer (6 episodes, 1975–1978)  Less 1975–1978 6
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  • Primary photo for A Guide for the Married WomanA Guide for the Married Woman (TV Movie) Composer, Music ("NOTHING STAYS THE SAME")  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for NBC Salutes the 25th Anniversary of the Wonderful World of DisneyNBC Salutes the 25th Anniversary of the Wonderful World of Disney (TV Movie) Musical Director  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for Free CountryFree Country (TV Series) Composer  Less 1978– 
  • Primary photo for A.E.S. Hudson StreetA.E.S. Hudson Street (TV Series) Composer (theme music) (6 episodes, 1977–1978)  Less 1977–1978 6
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  • Primary photo for Husbands, Wives & LoversHusbands, Wives & Lovers (TV Series) Composer  Less 1978– 
  • Primary photo for The Goldie Hawn SpecialThe Goldie Hawn Special (TV Special) Musical Director  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for The Comedy ShopThe Comedy Shop (TV Series) Composer (1 episode, 1978)  Less 1978 1
  • Primary photo for The Court-Martial of George Armstrong CusterThe Court-Martial of George Armstrong Custer (TV Movie) Composer, Conductor  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for Big HawaiiBig Hawaii (TV Series) Composer (theme music) (7 episodes, 1977), Composer (6 episodes, 1977)  Less 1977 11
    • You Can't Lose 'Em All (Nov 30, 1977) Composer, Composer (theme music)  Less
    • Sarah (Nov 23, 1977) Composer, Composer (theme music)  Less
    • Graduation Eve (Oct 26, 1977) Composer (theme music)  Less
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  • Primary photo for The George Burns One-Man ShowThe George Burns One-Man Show (TV Special) Conductor, Music Arranger  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for FishFish (TV Series) Composer (13 episodes, 1977)  Less 1977 13
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  • Primary photo for Husbands and WivesHusbands and Wives (TV Movie) Composer  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for The Magnificent Magical Magnet of Santa MesaThe Magnificent Magical Magnet of Santa Mesa (TV Movie) Composer  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for Delta County, U.S.A.Delta County, U.S.A. (TV Movie) Composer  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for Danger in ParadiseDanger in Paradise (TV Movie) Composer  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for Roger & Harry: The Mitera TargetRoger & Harry: The Mitera Target (TV Movie) Composer  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for Busting LooseBusting Loose (TV Series) Composer (8 episodes, 1977)  Less 1977 8
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  • Primary photo for The 19th Annual Grammy AwardsThe 19th Annual Grammy Awards (TV Special) Musical Director  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for Christmas in DisneylandChristmas in Disneyland (TV Movie) Conductor  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for The George Burns SpecialThe George Burns Special (TV Special) Conductor  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for GibbsvilleGibbsville (TV Series) Composer  Less 1976– 
  • Primary photo for The 28th Annual Primetime Emmy AwardsThe 28th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Conductor  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for TabithaTabitha (TV Series) Composer (1 episode, 1976)  Less 1976 1
  • Primary photo for Celebration: The American SpiritCelebration: The American Spirit (TV Movie) Composer  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for S.W.A.T.S.W.A.T. (TV Series) Composer (2 episodes, 1975)  Less 1975 2
    • Time Bomb (Oct 4, 1975) Composer (as Jack Elliot)  Less
    • Blind Man's Bluff (May 12, 1975) Composer (as Jack Elliot)  Less
  • Primary photo for The RookiesThe Rookies (TV Series) Composer (14 episodes, 1972–1975)  Less 1972–1975 14
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  • Primary photo for Big EddieBig Eddie (TV Series) Composer  Less 1975– 
  • Primary photo for Ben Vereen... Comin' at YaBen Vereen... Comin' at Ya (TV Series) Conductor  Less 1975– 
  • Primary photo for The 17th Annual Grammy AwardsThe 17th Annual Grammy Awards (TV Special) Composer  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for The Carol Burnett ShowThe Carol Burnett Show (TV Series) Musical Director (1 episode, 1975)  Less 1975 1
  • Primary photo for Get Christie Love!Get Christie Love! (TV Series) Composer (2 episodes, 1974–1975), Conductor (1 episode, 1974)  Less 1974–1975 2
  • Primary photo for Roll, Freddy, Roll!Roll, Freddy, Roll! (TV Movie) Composer  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for Only with Married MenOnly with Married Men (TV Movie) Composer  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for The Red Badge of CourageThe Red Badge of Courage (TV Movie) Composer  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for Police StoryPolice Story (TV Series) Composer (2 episodes, 1973–1974)  Less 1973–1974 2
  • Primary photo for The Harlem Globetrotters Popcorn MachineThe Harlem Globetrotters Popcorn Machine (TV Series) Musical Director (1 episode, 1974)  Less 1974 1
  • Primary photo for Ann in BlueAnn in Blue (TV Movie) Composer  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for The BoysThe Boys (TV Movie) Composer  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for Bobby Parker and CompanyBobby Parker and Company (TV Movie) Composer  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for The New Dick Van Dyke ShowThe New Dick Van Dyke Show (TV Series) Composer (7 episodes, 1971–1974), Composer (theme music) (1 episode, 1974)  Less 1971–1974 8
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  • Primary photo for Really RaquelReally Raquel (TV Special) Composer  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for The 16th Annual Grammy AwardsThe 16th Annual Grammy Awards (TV Special) Composer  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for The Girl Who Came Gift-WrappedThe Girl Who Came Gift-Wrapped (TV Movie) Composer  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for What Are Best Friends For?What Are Best Friends For? (TV Movie) Composer  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for Hijack!Hijack! (TV Movie) Composer  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for Lotsa LuckLotsa Luck (TV Series) Composer (theme music) (2 episodes, 1973)  Less 1973 2
  • Primary photo for The Burns and Schreiber Comedy HourThe Burns and Schreiber Comedy Hour (TV Series) Composer  Less 1973– 
  • Primary photo for The Man Without a CountryThe Man Without a Country (TV Movie) Composer  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for JarrettJarrett (TV Movie) Composer  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for The BaitThe Bait (TV Movie) Composer  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for BanacekBanacek (TV Series) Composer (6 episodes, 1972–1973)  Less 1972–1973 6
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  • Primary photo for Birds of PreyBirds of Prey (TV Movie) Composer  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for Every Man Needs OneEvery Man Needs One (TV Movie) Composer  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for PlaymatesPlaymates (TV Movie) Composer  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for The 14th Annual Grammy AwardsThe 14th Annual Grammy Awards (TV Special) Composer  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for Call Her MomCall Her Mom (TV Movie) Composer (stock music) (uncredited)  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for Tales from Muppetland: The Muppet Musicians of BremenTales from Muppetland: The Muppet Musicians of Bremen (TV Movie) Composer  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for The Good LifeThe Good Life (TV Series) Composer (1 episode, 1971)  Less 1971 1
  • Primary photo for The Funny SideThe Funny Side (TV Series) Composer  Less 1971– 
  • Primary photo for Make Your Own Kind of Music!Make Your Own Kind of Music! (TV Series) Conductor (1 episode, 1971)  Less 1971 1
  • Primary photo for The Feminist and the FuzzThe Feminist and the Fuzz (TV Movie) Composer  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for The Tim Conway Comedy HourThe Tim Conway Comedy Hour (TV Series) Conductor (1 episode, 1970), Music Arranged And Conducted By (1 episode, 1970)  Less 1970 2
  • Primary photo for Jack Benny's Twentieth Anniversary SpecialJack Benny's Twentieth Anniversary Special (TV Special) Composer  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for The Many Sides of Don RicklesThe Many Sides of Don Rickles (TV Special) Composer, Orchestra Conductor/arranger  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for Three for TahitiThree for Tahiti (TV Movie) Composer  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for The Everly Brothers ShowThe Everly Brothers Show (TV Series) Composer  Less 1970– 
  • Primary photo for Bracken's WorldBracken's World (TV Series) Composer (2 episodes, 1969–1970)  Less 1969–1970 2
  • Primary photo for Jack Benny's New LookJack Benny's New Look (TV Special) Music Arranged And Conducted By  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for Dionne Warwick- Souled OutDionne Warwick- Souled Out (TV Special) Conductor And Arranger  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for Dick Van Dyke and the Other WomanDick Van Dyke and the Other Woman (TV Special) Music  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for Jack Benny's Birthday SpecialJack Benny's Birthday Special (TV Special) Arranger, Conductor  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for Bill Cosby Does His Own ThingBill Cosby Does His Own Thing (TV Special) Composer  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for TCBTCB (TV Movie) Musical Director  Less 1968
  • Primary photo for ElvisElvis (TV Special) Additional Music Arranger  Less 1968
  • Primary photo for Bing Crosby Special: Making MoviesBing Crosby Special: Making Movies (TV Movie) Music Arrangements  Less 1968
  • Primary photo for The Bing Crosby ShowThe Bing Crosby Show (TV Movie) Musical Arrangement  Less 1968
  • Primary photo for Daniel BooneDaniel Boone (TV Series) Composer (1 episode, 1968)  Less 1968 1
  • Primary photo for The Beautiful Phyllis Diller ShowThe Beautiful Phyllis Diller Show (TV Series) Conductor  Less 1968– 
  • Primary photo for Kiss Me KateKiss Me Kate (TV Movie) Conductor, Music Arranger, Music Supervisor  Less 1968
  • Primary photo for CarouselCarousel (TV Movie) Conductor  Less 1967
  • Primary photo for Valley of MysteryValley of Mystery (TV Movie) Composer  Less 1967
  • Primary photo for The Sid Caesar, Imogene Coca, Carl Reiner, Howard Morris SpecialThe Sid Caesar, Imogene Coca, Carl Reiner, Howard Morris Special (TV Special) Music Arranger  Less 1967
  • Primary photo for Pistols 'n' PetticoatsPistols 'n' Petticoats (TV Series) Composer (theme music) (26 episodes, 1966–1967), Composer (9 episodes, 1966–1967)  Less 1966–1967 26
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  • Primary photo for The Andy Williams ShowThe Andy Williams Show (TV Series) Additional Musical Arrangements (2 episodes, 1966), Musical Arranger (1 episode, 1965), Musical Director (1 episode, 1965)  Less 1965–1966 3
    • Episode #5.15 (Dec 18, 1966) Additional Musical Arrangements  Less
    • Episode #5.1 (Sep 11, 1966) Additional Musical Arrangements  Less
    • Episode #4.2 (Sep 20, 1965) Musical Arranger, Musical Director  Less
  • Primary photo for McHale's NavyMcHale's Navy (TV Series) Composer (29 episodes, 1965–1966)  Less 1965–1966 29
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  • Primary photo for The Roger Miller ShowThe Roger Miller Show (TV Series) Musical Director (1 episode, 1966)  Less 1966 1
  • Primary photo for If These Walls Could SpeakIf These Walls Could Speak (TV Series) Theme By (1 episode, 1965)  Less 1965 1
  • Primary photo for Miss Television U.S.A.Miss Television U.S.A. (TV Movie) Musical Director  Less 1965
  • Primary photo for The Judy Garland ShowThe Judy Garland Show (TV Series) Dance Arrangements (10 episodes, 1963–1964), Dance Arrangement (2 episodes, 1963–1964)  Less 1963–1964 12
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  • Primary photo for Here's EdieHere's Edie (TV Series) Conductor (2 episodes, 1963), Arranger (1 episode, 1963)  Less 1963 2
  • Primary photo for The Perry Como ShowThe Perry Como Show (TV Series) Dance Arranger (1 episode, 1962)  Less 1962 1
    • Episode #14.23 (Mar 28, 1962) Dance Arranger (as Jack Elliot)  Less
  • Primary photo for StartimeStartime (TV Series) Orchestra Conductor (1 episode, 1960)  Less 1960 1
Self (1 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for Star SearchStar Search (TV Series) Himself - Judge (1 episode, 1984)  Less 1984

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