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Freddy Fender (1937–2006)

Soundtrack | Actor
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KNOWN FOR 
Boyhood (2014) | Hancock (2008) | W. (2008)
AWARDS 
1 win More »
BORN 
Jun 4, 1937 (died Oct 14, 2006)
HEIGHT 
5' 10" (1.78m)

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Past Film & Video (28 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for BoyhoodBoyhood Performer ("Que Mala"), Writer ("Que Mala") (as Eddie Medina)  Less 2014 $4MM $25MM
  • Primary photo for Everything Must GoEverything Must Go Performer ("Before the Next Teardrop Falls")  Less 2010 $5MM $2.7MM
  • Primary photo for The Missing PersonThe Missing Person Performer ("Holy One"), Writer ("Holy One")  Less 2009 $1.5MM $18K
  • Primary photo for W.W. Performer ("Wasted Days and Wasted Nights"), Writer ("Wasted Days and Wasted Nights")  Less 2008 $25MM $26MM
  • Primary photo for HancockHancock Performer ("Wasted Days And Wasted Nights"), Writer ("Wasted Days And Wasted Nights")  Less 2008 $150MM $228MM
  • Primary photo for Opry Video Classics: Honky-Tonk HeroesOpry Video Classics: Honky-Tonk Heroes (Video) Himself (archive footage), Performer ("Wasted Days and Wasted Nights"), Writer ("Wasted Days and Wasted Nights")  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Opry Video Classics: Love BalladsOpry Video Classics: Love Ballads (Video) Himself (archive footage), Performer ("Before the Next Teardrop Falls")  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Neal CassadyNeal Cassady Performer ("Como Un Errante"), Writer ("Como Un Errante")  Less 2007 $1.1MM
  • Primary photo for The Astronaut FarmerThe Astronaut Farmer Performer ("Before the Next Teardrop Falls")  Less 2006 $13MM $11MM
  • Primary photo for The KingThe King Performer ("Before the Next Teardrop Falls" (1967))  Less 2005 $281K
  • Primary photo for Three BurialsThree Burials Performer ("Before The Next Teardrop Falls" (1967))  Less 2005 $15MM $5MM
  • Primary photo for Mi AmigoMi Amigo Actor  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Slums of Beverly HillsSlums of Beverly Hills Performer ("Before the Next Teardrop")  Less 1998 $5MM $5.5MM
  • Primary photo for Under South Texas SkiesUnder South Texas Skies (Short) Dad  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for Lone StarLone Star Performer ("Desde Que Conosco") (as Freddie Fender)  Less 1996 $5MM $13MM
  • Primary photo for The Beverly HillbilliesThe Beverly Hillbillies Performer ("WASTED DAYS AND WASTED NIGHTS"), Writer ("WASTED DAYS AND WASTED NIGHTS")  Less 1993 $44MM
  • Primary photo for Fire in the SkyFire in the Sky Performer ("Wasted Days and Wasted Nights"), Writer ("Wasted Days and Wasted Nights")  Less 1993 $15MM $20MM
  • Primary photo for RushRush Performer ("Wasted Days and Wasted Nights", "Before The Next Teardrop Falls") (as Freddie Fender), Writer ("Wasted Days and Wasted Nights")  Less 1991 $17MM $7.2MM
  • Primary photo for Who Will Sing the Songs?Who Will Sing the Songs? Father  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for Always RosesAlways Roses (Short) Grandpa  Less 1990 $5K
  • Primary photo for The Milagro Beanfield WarThe Milagro Beanfield War Mayor Sammy Cantu  Less 1988 $22MM $14MM
  • Primary photo for The Slugger's WifeThe Slugger's Wife Performer ("EL RANCHO GRANDE (I LOVE MY RANCHO GRANDE)")  Less 1985 $1.9MM
  • Primary photo for Losin' ItLosin' It Soundtrack ("Wasted Days Wasted Nights") (as Freddie Fender), Performer ("Wasted Days Wasted Nights") (as Freddie Fender)  Less 1983 $7MM $1.2MM
  • Primary photo for The BorderThe Border Performer ("Across the Borderline") (as Freddie Fender)  Less 1982 $22MM $6.1MM
  • Primary photo for When You Comin' Back, Red Ryder?When You Comin' Back, Red Ryder? Performer ("No One Knows Better Than You")  Less 1979 $1.8MM
  • Primary photo for She Came to the ValleyShe Came to the Valley Pancho Villa, Performer ("She Came to the Valley")  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for Short EyesShort Eyes Johnny  Less 1977 $300K
  • Primary photo for Pilotos de la muertePilotos de la muerte Writer ("No Esta Aqui") (as Eddie Medina)  Less 1962
Past Television (7 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for That '70s ShowThat '70s Show (TV Series) Performer ("Wasted Days and Wasted Nights") ( 1 episode, 1999 ) , Writer ("Wasted Days and Wasted Nights") ( 1 episode, 1999 )  Less 1999 1
    • The Good Son (Jul 26, 1999) Performer ("Wasted Days and Wasted Nights"), Writer ("Wasted Days and Wasted Nights")  Less
  • Primary photo for Great PerformancesGreat Performances (TV Series) Tebano the Younger (pastore) ( 1 episode, 1991 )  Less 1991 1
    • La pastorela (Dec 23, 1991) Tebano the Younger (pastore)  Less
  • Primary photo for TexasTexas (TV Series) Freddy Fender ( 1 episode, 1981 )  Less 1981 1
  • Primary photo for Country Superstars of the 70sCountry Superstars of the 70s (TV Movie) Himself, Performer ("Country Is")  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for Flying HighFlying High (TV Series) Kellner ( 1 episode, 1978 )  Less 1978 1
  • Primary photo for DollyDolly (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode ) , Performer ("Before The Next Teardrop Falls") ( 1 episode )  Less 1976–  1
    • Episode #1.23 Himself, Performer ("Before The Next Teardrop Falls")  Less
  • Primary photo for 9th Annual Country Music Association Awards9th Annual Country Music Association Awards (TV Special) Himself - Performer, Performer ("Before The Next Teardrop Falls")  Less 1975
Self (28 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for 2002 ALMA Awards2002 ALMA Awards (TV Special) Himself  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Austin City LimitsAustin City Limits (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1999 )  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Dolly Parton: TreasuresDolly Parton: Treasures (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for America's Music: The Roots of CountryAmerica's Music: The Roots of Country (TV Mini-series) Himself (1996)  Less 1996– 
  • Primary photo for An Evening at the ImprovAn Evening at the Improv (TV Series) Guest musician  Less 1982–1996
  • Primary photo for Songs of the HomelandSongs of the Homeland (TV Movie) Himself / Narrator  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for The Full Moon ShowThe Full Moon Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1992 )  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for Hee HawHee Haw (TV Series) Himself ( 3 episodes, 1977–1987 )  Less 1977–1987
  • Primary photo for The Dukes of HazzardThe Dukes of Hazzard (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1981 )  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for The Alan Thicke ShowThe Alan Thicke Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1980 )  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for The Bob Braun ShowThe Bob Braun Show (TV Series) Himself - Vocalist ( 1 episode, 1979 )  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Johnny CarsonThe Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (TV Series) Himself - Musical Guest / Himself ( 9 episodes, 1975–1979 )  Less 1975–1979
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  • Primary photo for The 6th Annual American Music AwardsThe 6th Annual American Music Awards (TV Special) Himself  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for Sha Na NaSha Na Na (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1979 )  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for Nashville on the RoadNashville on the Road (TV Series) Himself - Guest ( 2 episodes, 1978–1979 )  Less 1978–1979
  • Primary photo for The Merv Griffin ShowThe Merv Griffin Show (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 1977–1978 )  Less 1977–1978
  • Primary photo for The Mike Douglas ShowThe Mike Douglas Show (TV Series) Himself - Country Vocalist / Himself - Vocalist / Himself - Singer / Guitarist ( 3 episodes, 1975–1978 )  Less 1975–1978
  • Primary photo for Dinah!Dinah! (TV Series) Himself / Himself - Guest ( 9 episodes, 1975–1977 )  Less 1975–1977
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  • Primary photo for The 19th Annual Grammy AwardsThe 19th Annual Grammy Awards (TV Special) Himself  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for The 4th Annual American Music AwardsThe 4th Annual American Music Awards (TV Special) Himself  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for The Phil Donahue ShowThe Phil Donahue Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1976 )  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for The Alan Hamel ShowThe Alan Hamel Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1976 )  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for The Hollywood SquaresThe Hollywood Squares (TV Series) Himself - Panelist ( 1 episode, 1976 )  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for The Midnight SpecialThe Midnight Special (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1976 )  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for Tony Orlando and DawnTony Orlando and Dawn (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1976 )  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for DollyDolly (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode )  Less 1976– 
  • Primary photo for BandstandBandstand (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 1975 )  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for Dean Martin's California ChristmasDean Martin's California Christmas (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1975
Archive Footage (2 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS

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