Richie Havens (1941–2013)

Soundtrack | Actor | Composer
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KNOWN FOR 
Django Unchained (2012) | Collateral (2004) | Woodstock (1970)
BORN 
Jan 21, 1941 (died Apr 22, 2013)
HEIGHT 
6' 3" (1.90m)

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Past Film & Video (48 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for The FallingThe Falling Performer ("High Flyin' Bird")  Less 2014 £750K
  • Primary photo for The Incredible Burt WonderstoneThe Incredible Burt Wonderstone Writer ("Hands of Time")  Less 2013 $30MM $23MM / —
  • Primary photo for Django UnchainedDjango Unchained Performer ("Freedom"), Writer ("Freedom")  Less 2012 $100MM $163MM / $425MM
  • Primary photo for Green LanternGreen Lantern Writer ("Hands Of Time")  Less 2011 $200MM $117MM / $220MM
  • Primary photo for Taking WoodstockTaking Woodstock Performer ("Handsome Johnny", "High Flyin' Bird", "Freedom (2009)"), Writer ("Handsome Johnny", "Freedom (2009)") (as Richard Havens)  Less 2009 $30MM $7.4MM / —
  • Primary photo for I'm Not There.I'm Not There. Old Man Arvin, Performer ("Tombstone Blues")  Less 2007 $20MM $4MM / $12MM
  • Primary photo for Classic Artists: YesClassic Artists: Yes (Video) Writer ("No Opportunity Necessary, No Experience Needed")  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for The CondemnedThe Condemned Writer ("Hands of Time")  Less 2007 $4K / —
  • Primary photo for Tell No OneTell No One Performer ("Hands of time"), Writer ("Hands of time") (as Richard Havens)  Less 2006 €12MM $6.2MM / —
  • Primary photo for The HoaxThe Hoax Performer ("Here Comes the Sun" (1969))  Less 2006 $25MM $7.2MM / —
  • Primary photo for The Pursuit of HappynessThe Pursuit of Happyness Performer ("Morning, Morning" (1967))  Less 2006 $55MM $164MM / $307MM
  • Primary photo for DominoDomino Writer ("Hands Of Time")  Less 2005 $50MM $10MM / $20MM
  • Primary photo for A Lot Like LoveA Lot Like Love Writer ("Hands of Time")  Less 2005 $30MM $22MM / —
  • Primary photo for CollateralCollateral Performer ("Hands Of Time"), Writer ("Hands Of Time") (as Richard Havens)  Less 2004 $65MM $101MM / $218MM
  • Primary photo for YesspeakYesspeak Writer ("No Opportunity Necessary, No Experience Needed")  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Searching for Debra WingerSearching for Debra Winger Soundtrack ("Freedom")  Less 2002 $600K
  • Primary photo for SpunSpun Soundtrack ("Freedom")  Less 2002 $2MM $410K / —
  • Primary photo for Steal This MovieSteal This Movie Performer ("Follow")  Less 2000 $76K / —
  • Primary photo for GlimmerGlimmer (Short) Performer ("Wandering Angus")  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for A Walk on the MoonA Walk on the Moon Performer ("Freedom" (1969), "Follow" (1967)), Writer ("Freedom" (1969))  Less 1999 $14MM $4.7MM / —
  • Primary photo for Hideous KinkyHideous Kinky Performer ("Here Comes the Sun", "Follow")  Less 1998 $12MM $1.3MM / —
  • Primary photo for Warriors of VirtueWarriors of Virtue Performer ("Inside Of You")  Less 1997 $35MM $6.4MM / —
  • Primary photo for The PallbearerThe Pallbearer Performer ("Follow")  Less 1996 $8MM $5.6MM / —
  • Primary photo for Brother Minister: The Assassination of Malcolm XBrother Minister: The Assassination of Malcolm X Composer  Less 1994 $43K / —
  • Primary photo for The WarThe War Performer ("Follow") (as Ritchie Havens)  Less 1994 $17MM / —
  • Primary photo for Ulrike Marie MeinhofUlrike Marie Meinhof Performer ("Freedom") (as RItchie Havens), Writer ("Freedom") (as RItchie Havens)  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for Ordinary MagicOrdinary Magic Performer ("Peace Train")  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for YesYearsYesYears (Video) Writer ("No Opportunity Necessary, No Experience Needed")  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for Flashing on the Sixties: A Tribal DocumentFlashing on the Sixties: A Tribal Document (Video) Performer ("Freedom")  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for Street HunterStreet Hunter Daze  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for Navy SealsNavy Seals Performer ("Hardline")  Less 1990 $25MM / —
  • Primary photo for Woodstock: The Lost PerformancesWoodstock: The Lost Performances (Video) Himself, Performer ("Strawberry Fields Forever")  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for Homer and EddieHomer and Eddie Performer ("Home", "Livin' In The Jungle", "Bad Seed")  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for WiredWired Performer ("Still Looking for a Way to Say Goodbye")  Less 1989 $1.1MM / —
  • Primary photo for Cannonball FeverCannonball Fever Performer ("Drivin"), Writer ("Drivin")  Less 1989 $3.1MM / —
  • Primary photo for Boulevard of Broken DreamsBoulevard of Broken Dreams Performer ("One Good Reason"), Producer ("One Good Reason")  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for Hearts of FireHearts of Fire Pepper Ward  Less 1987 $17MM
  • Primary photo for The American GameThe American Game Performer ("The American Game", "Yesterday Is Gone")  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for The Boss' SonThe Boss' Son Albert, Performer ("From Day One", "Why Don't You Walk Away")  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for Coming HomeComing Home Performer ("Follow" (1967))  Less 1978 $3MM $33MM / —
  • Primary photo for Citizens BandCitizens Band Performer ("I'm Not in Love")  Less 1977 $816K / —
  • Primary photo for Greased LightningGreased Lightning Woodrow, Performer ("All Come True")  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for Sing Sing ThanksgivingSing Sing Thanksgiving Writer ("Run Shaker Life")  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for Catch My SoulCatch My Soul Othello  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for The FightersThe Fighters Himself, Composer  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for Ciao ManhattanCiao Manhattan Performer ("To Give All Your Love Away", "Shouldn't All The World Be Dancing?, "Can't Make It Anymore"), Writer ("To Give All Your Love Away", "Shouldn't All The World Be Dancing?)  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for The Magic Garden of Stanley SweetheartThe Magic Garden of Stanley Sweetheart Performer ("Nobody Knows")  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for WoodstockWoodstock Himself, Performer ("Handsome Johnny", "Freedom" (Improvisation, based on "Motherless Child, traditional)), Writer ("Handsome Johnny")  Less 1970 $600K $50MM / —
Past Television (24 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for ParenthoodParenthood (TV Series) Performer ("The Times They Are a-Changin'") ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014 1
    • The Pontiac (Apr 17, 2014) Performer ("The Times They Are a-Changin'") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for American ExperienceAmerican Experience (TV Series) Performer ("Will The Circle Be Unbroken?") ( 1 episode, 2011 )  Less 2011 1
  • Primary photo for ...Sings The Beatles...Sings The Beatles (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage), Performer ("Here Comes the Sun")  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for LifeLife (TV Series) Writer ("Hands of Time") ( 1 episode, 2009 )  Less 2009 1
    • Re-Entry (Feb 4, 2009) Writer ("Hands of Time") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for ERER (TV Series) Performer ("The Times They Are A Changing") ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2008 1
    • Life After Death (Sep 25, 2008) Performer ("The Times They Are A Changing") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for TV Land ConfidentialTV Land Confidential (TV Series) Writer ("Freedom") ( 1 episode, 2007 ) , Himself - Interviewee ( 1 episode, 2007 ) , Performer ("Freedom") ( 1 episode, 2007 )  Less 2007 1
    • Music (Aug 8, 2007) Himself - Interviewee, Performer ("Freedom"), Writer ("Freedom")  Less
  • Primary photo for The West WingThe West Wing (TV Series) Performer ("The Times They Are a Changin") ( 1 episode, 2002 )  Less 2002 1
    • Election Night (Nov 6, 2002) Performer ("The Times They Are a Changin") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for OzOz (TV Series) Soundtrack ( 1 episode, 2002 )  Less 2002 1
    • Variety (Feb 10, 2002) Soundtrack ("Handsome Johnny")  Less
  • Primary photo for Top TenTop Ten (TV Series) Writer ("No Opportunity Necessary, No Experience Needed") ( 1 episode, 2001 )  Less 2001 1
    • Prog Rock (Mar 3, 2001) Writer ("No Opportunity Necessary, No Experience Needed")  Less
  • Primary photo for Rock Family TreesRock Family Trees (TV Series) Writer ("No Opportunity Necessary, No Experience Needed") ( 1 episode, 1998 )  Less 1998 1
    • The Prog Rock Years (Oct 2, 1998) Writer ("No Opportunity Necessary, No Experience Needed")  Less
  • Primary photo for The PracticeThe Practice (TV Series) Performer ("Follow") ( 1 episode, 1998 )  Less 1998 1
  • Primary photo for The History of Rock 'n' RollThe History of Rock 'n' Roll (TV Series) Writer ("Handsome Johnny") ( 1 episode, 1995 ) , Himself ( 1 episode, 1995 )  Less 1995 1
    • My Generation (Apr 10, 1995) Himself, Writer ("Handsome Johnny")  Less
  • Primary photo for Married with ChildrenMarried with Children (TV Series) Richie Havens ( 1 episode, 1992 )  Less 1992 1
  • Primary photo for Tribute to Harry ChapinTribute to Harry Chapin (TV Special) Himself, Performer ("W.O.L.D.")  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for The Wonder YearsThe Wonder Years (TV Series) Performer ("Here Comes the Sun") ( 2 episodes, 1988–1991 )  Less 1988–1991 2
    • The Wonder Years (May 15, 1991) Performer ("Here Comes the Sun") (uncredited)  Less
    • Heart of Darkness (Nov 30, 1988) Performer ("Here Comes the Sun")  Less
  • Primary photo for Perfect HarmonyPerfect Harmony (TV Movie) Scrapper Johnson  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for Flying BlindFlying Blind (TV Movie) Performer ("Follow")  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for Living DollsLiving Dolls (TV Series) Performer ("Take Your Best Shot"), Writer ("Take Your Best Shot")  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for StingrayStingray (TV Series) Performer ("There's No One Home") ( 1 episode, 1987 ) , Performer ("To The Silent Soldiers") ( 1 episode, 1987 )  Less 1987 2
    • Anytime, Anywhere (Apr 17, 1987) Performer ("To The Silent Soldiers")  Less
    • The Greeter (Jan 9, 1987) Performer ("There's No One Home")  Less
  • Primary photo for The Girl, the Gold Watch & DynamiteThe Girl, the Gold Watch & Dynamite (TV Movie) Amos, Singer (title music)  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for The Girl, the Gold Watch & EverythingThe Girl, the Gold Watch & Everything (TV Movie) Performer ("Two Hearts in Perfect Time")  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for Do You Remember VietnamDo You Remember Vietnam (TV Movie) Performer ("Minstrel From Gaul"), Writer ("Minstrel From Gaul")  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for Beat-ClubBeat-Club (TV Series) Writer ("No Opportunity Necessary, No Experience Needed") ( 1 episode, 1969 )  Less 1969 1
    • Episode #1.49 (Nov 29, 1969) Writer ("No Opportunity Necessary, No Experience Needed")  Less
  • Primary photo for Music SceneMusic Scene (TV Series) Performer ("Rocky Raccoon") ( 1 episode, 1969 ) , Himself - Musical Guest ( 1 episode, 1969 )  Less 1969 1
    • Episode #1.6 (Oct 27, 1969) Himself - Musical Guest, Performer ("Rocky Raccoon")  Less
Self (42 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Behind the Scenes: Bob Dylan's 30th Anniversary TributeBehind the Scenes: Bob Dylan's 30th Anniversary Tribute (Video) Himself  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Greenwich Village: Music That Defined a GenerationGreenwich Village: Music That Defined a Generation Himself  Less 2012 CAD 275K $23K / —
  • Primary photo for Woodstock: Now & ThenWoodstock: Now & Then (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Soundtrack for a RevolutionSoundtrack for a Revolution Himself - Performer  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Folk AmericaFolk America (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2009 )  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for TV Land ConfidentialTV Land Confidential (TV Series) Himself - Interviewee ( 1 episode, 2007 )  Less 2007
    • Music (Aug 8, 2007) Himself - Interviewee  Less
  • Primary photo for Best of the Jammys, Volume OneBest of the Jammys, Volume One (Video) Himself  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for 2005 Jammys Live: From the Theater at Madison Square Garden2005 Jammys Live: From the Theater at Madison Square Garden (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for The Empire in AfricaThe Empire in Africa Narrator  Less 2006 $1K / —
  • Primary photo for Long Island Music Hall of Fame's 1st Induction Awards GalaLong Island Music Hall of Fame's 1st Induction Awards Gala (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for WoodSongs Old-Time Radio HourWoodSongs Old-Time Radio Hour (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for The Ballad of Greenwich VillageThe Ballad of Greenwich Village Himself  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Later... With Jools HollandLater... With Jools Holland (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2002 )  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for The Best of Music Flashback Television Shows: Featuring Music Scene and HullabalooThe Best of Music Flashback Television Shows: Featuring Music Scene and Hullabaloo (Video) Himself  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Behind the MusicBehind the Music (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1999 )  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for New York UndercoverNew York Undercover (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1997 )  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for Voices: Rock and Roll's Invisible InstrumentVoices: Rock and Roll's Invisible Instrument (Video Game) Himself  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for Great PerformancesGreat Performances (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 1987–1996 )  Less 1987–1996
  • Primary photo for Troubadours of Folk MusicTroubadours of Folk Music (TV Special) Himself  Less 1996 $250K
  • Primary photo for The History of Rock 'n' RollThe History of Rock 'n' Roll (TV Series) Himself ( 3 episodes, 1995 )  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for Woodstock DiaryWoodstock Diary (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for Bob Dylan: 30th Anniversary Concert CelebrationBob Dylan: 30th Anniversary Concert Celebration (TV Special) Himself  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for New Orleans Live!New Orleans Live! (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for The Joan Rivers ShowThe Joan Rivers Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1991 )  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Johnny CarsonThe Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (TV Series) Himself - Guest / Himself / Himself - Musical Guest ( 12 episodes, 1968–1980 )  Less 1968–1980
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  • Primary photo for The Mike Douglas ShowThe Mike Douglas Show (TV Series) Himself - Vocalist / Himself ( 3 episodes, 1970–1978 )  Less 1970–1978
  • Primary photo for Rolling Stone Magazine: The 10th AnniversaryRolling Stone Magazine: The 10th Anniversary (TV Movie) Himself - Performer  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for NBC Special TreatNBC Special Treat (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1977 )  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for Soul AliveSoul Alive (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1977 )  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for In ConcertIn Concert (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 1973–1974 )  Less 1973–1974
  • Primary photo for Richie Havens in ConcertRichie Havens in Concert (TV Movie) Himself - Singer / Guitarist  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for Rock ConcertRock Concert (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1973 )  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for The David Frost ShowThe David Frost Show (TV Series) Himself ( 3 episodes, 1969–1971 )  Less 1969–1971
  • Primary photo for Beat-ClubBeat-Club (TV Series) Self ( 1 episode, 1971 )  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for Toast of the TownToast of the Town (TV Series) Himself - Singer ( 1 episode, 1970 )  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for Baff - Fast eine SendungBaff - Fast eine Sendung (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1969 )  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for Music SceneMusic Scene (TV Series) Himself - Musical Guest ( 2 episodes, 1969 )  Less 1969
    • Episode #1.7 (Nov 3, 1969) Himself - Musical Guest  Less
    • Episode #1.6 (Oct 27, 1969) Himself - Musical Guest  Less
  • Primary photo for 4-3-2-1 Hot and Sweet4-3-2-1 Hot and Sweet (TV Series) Himself - Musician ( 1 episode, 1969 )  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for Set 'em Up JoeSet 'em Up Joe (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1969 )  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for The Dick Cavett ShowThe Dick Cavett Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1968 )  Less 1968
  • Primary photo for TodayToday (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1968 )  Less 1968
  • Primary photo for The Steve Allen ShowThe Steve Allen Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1968 )  Less 1968
Archive Footage (2 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
Other (2 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Tex Murphy: OverseerTex Murphy: Overseer (Video Game) Performer ("Trying to Try"), Writer ("Trying to Try")  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for The Pandora DirectiveThe Pandora Directive (Video Game) Performer ("Tex's Lament")  Less 1996
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