Al Hirt (1922–1999)

Music Department | Soundtrack | Actor
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KNOWN FOR 
Kill Bill: Vol. 1 (2003) | 21 Jump Street (2012) | Number One (1969)
AKA 
Al Hirt's and His Jazz Quintet
NICKNAMEs  
King of the Trumpet, Jumbo, Uncle Jumbo, Round Mound of Sound, Al 'He's the King' Hirt
BORN 
Nov 7, 1922 (died Apr 27, 1999)
HEIGHT 
6' 2" (1.88m)

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Past Film & Video (10 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Past Television (16 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for All the WayAll the Way (TV Movie) Performer ("Java")  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Saturday Night LiveSaturday Night Live (TV Series) Performer ("Fancy Pants") ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2008 1
  • Primary photo for Bowling for DollarsBowling for Dollars (TV Series) Performer ("Keep The Ball Rollin")  Less 1972–2008
  • Primary photo for The SimpsonsThe Simpsons (TV Series) Performer ("Flight of the Bumblebee") ( 1 episode, 2007 )  Less 2007 1
    • The Boys of Bummer (Apr 29, 2007) Performer ("Flight of the Bumblebee") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Six Feet UnderSix Feet Under (TV Series) Soundtrack ( 1 episode, 2004 )  Less 2004 1
  • Primary photo for Touched by an AngelTouched by an Angel (TV Series) Al Hirt ( 1 episode, 1996 )  Less 1996 1
  • Primary photo for WKRP in CincinnatiWKRP in Cincinnati (TV Series) Performer ("I'll Take Romance") ( 1 episode, 1982 )  Less 1982 1
    • I'll Take Romance (Feb 17, 1982) Performer ("I'll Take Romance")  Less
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Johnny CarsonThe Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (TV Series) Performer ("Hot Lips/Sugar Blues", "Theme from 'Rocky' (Gonna Fly Now)") ( 1 episode, 1979 ) , Performer ("Java") ( 1 episode, 1979 ) , Himself ( 1 episode, 1979 )  Less 1979 2
    • Episode #18.199 (Dec 21, 1979) Himself, Performer ("Hot Lips/Sugar Blues", "Theme from 'Rocky' (Gonna Fly Now)") (uncredited)  Less
    • Episode #18.54 (Apr 2, 1979) Performer ("Java") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Vision OnVision On (TV Series) Composer (theme music "Java" (Closing Credits)  Less 1965–1976
  • Primary photo for The Johnny Cash ShowThe Johnny Cash Show (TV Series) Performer ("I Walk the Line") ( 1 episode, 1970 ) , Himself - Trumpeter ( 1 episode, 1970 )  Less 1970 1
    • Episode #2.12 (Dec 16, 1970) Himself - Trumpeter, Performer ("I Walk the Line")  Less
  • Primary photo for The Green HornetThe Green Hornet (TV Series) Musician (theme solo) ( 26 episodes, 1966–1967 )  Less 1966–1967 26
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  • Primary photo for FanfareFanfare (TV Series) Himself - Host / Himself ( 2 episodes, 1965 ) , Performer ("The Gypsy in My Soul", "The Battle Hymn of the Republic", "Italian Street Song") ( 1 episode, 1965 ) , Performer ("Java", "(Up a) Lazy River") ( 1 episode, 1965 )  Less 1965 2
    • Episode #1.4 (Jul 10, 1965) Himself - Host, Performer ("Java", "(Up a) Lazy River")  Less
    • Episode #1.2 (Jun 26, 1965) Himself, Performer ("The Gypsy in My Soul", "The Battle Hymn of the Republic", "Italian Street Song") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Red Skelton ShowThe Red Skelton Show (TV Series) Tiny Tex ( 1 episode, 1965 )  Less 1965 1
  • Primary photo for Fanfare for a Death SceneFanfare for a Death Scene (TV Movie) Reynaldo Mendel, Composer (additional music)  Less 1964
  • Primary photo for The Lively OnesThe Lively Ones (TV Series) Performer ("Easy to Love") ( 1 episode, 1963 ) , Himself - Performer ( 1 episode, 1963 )  Less 1963 1
    • Episode #2.2 (Aug 1, 1963) Himself - Performer, Performer ("Easy to Love")  Less
  • Primary photo for The Dinah Shore Chevy ShowThe Dinah Shore Chevy Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1963 ) , Performer ("Easy to Love", "Chop Suey", "South Rampart Street Parade", "Serenade in Blue") ( 1 episode, 1963 )  Less 1963 1
    • The Dinah Shore Show (Feb 17, 1963) Himself, Performer ("Easy to Love", "Chop Suey", "South Rampart Street Parade", "Serenade in Blue") (uncredited)  Less
Self (40 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for Live with Regis and Kathie LeeLive with Regis and Kathie Lee (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1997 )  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for Late Night with David LettermanLate Night with David Letterman (TV Series) Himself - Musical Guest / Himself ( 2 episodes, 1988 )  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for Electric Showcase: New York World's Fair Entertainment SpectacularElectric Showcase: New York World's Fair Entertainment Spectacular (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for Salute!Salute! (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1983 )  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Johnny CarsonThe Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (TV Series) Himself / Himself - Musical Guest / Himself - Guest ( 14 episodes, 1963–1982 )  Less 1963–1982
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  • Primary photo for Super Bowl XIISuper Bowl XII (TV Special) Himself - Halftime Show Performer  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for The Merv Griffin ShowThe Merv Griffin Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1977 )  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for Dinah!Dinah! (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1976 )  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for The ManhunterThe Manhunter (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for The Bob Braun ShowThe Bob Braun Show (TV Series) Himself - Trumpeter / Himself - Trumpeteer ( 2 episodes, 1968–1972 )  Less 1968–1972
  • Primary photo for Super Bowl VISuper Bowl VI (TV Special) Himself - Himself - Halftime Perfomer  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for Make Your Own Kind of Music!Make Your Own Kind of Music! (TV Series) Himself ( 8 episodes, 1971 )  Less 1971
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  • Primary photo for The David Frost ShowThe David Frost Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1971 )  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for The Mike Douglas ShowThe Mike Douglas Show (TV Series) Himself - Trumpeter / Himself ( 2 episodes, 1968–1970 )  Less 1968–1970
  • Primary photo for The Johnny Cash ShowThe Johnny Cash Show (TV Series) Himself - Trumpeter ( 1 episode, 1970 )  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for Super Bowl IVSuper Bowl IV (TV Special) Himself - National Anthem Performer  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for Number OneNumber One Himself  Less 1969 $1MM
  • Primary photo for The Joey Bishop ShowThe Joey Bishop Show (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 1968–1969 )  Less 1968–1969
  • Primary photo for The Jonathan Winters ShowThe Jonathan Winters Show (TV Series) Himself / Himself - Guest ( 2 episodes, 1968 )  Less 1968
  • Primary photo for The Kraft Music HallThe Kraft Music Hall (TV Series) Himself ( 3 episodes, 1968 )  Less 1968
  • Primary photo for Toast of the TownToast of the Town (TV Series) Trumpet Player / Himself - Trumpet Player / Trumpeter / Himself / Jazz Trumpeter ( 13 episodes, 1961–1967 )  Less 1961–1967
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  • Primary photo for The Jerry Lewis ShowThe Jerry Lewis Show (TV Series) Himself - Musician ( 1 episode, 1967 )  Less 1967
  • Primary photo for The Bell Telephone HourThe Bell Telephone Hour (TV Series) Himself - Trumpeter / Himself - Trumpet Player ( 2 episodes, 1964–1967 )  Less 1964–1967
  • Primary photo for Something SpecialSomething Special (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1967 )  Less 1967
  • Primary photo for AFL-NFL World Championship GameAFL-NFL World Championship Game (TV Special) Himself - National Anthem Performer  Less 1967
  • Primary photo for The Andy Williams ShowThe Andy Williams Show (TV Series) Himself ( 6 episodes, 1963–1966 )  Less 1963–1966
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  • Primary photo for International CabaretInternational Cabaret (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1966 )  Less 1966
  • Primary photo for Billy Cotton Band ShowBilly Cotton Band Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1966 )  Less 1966
  • Primary photo for Hollywood Talent ScoutsHollywood Talent Scouts (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1965 )  Less 1965
  • Primary photo for FanfareFanfare (TV Series) Himself / Himself - Host ( 12 episodes, 1965 )  Less 1965
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  • Primary photo for World's Fair SpectacularWorld's Fair Spectacular (TV Movie) Himself - Trumpeter  Less 1965
  • Primary photo for The Perry Como ShowThe Perry Como Show (TV Series) Himself - Guest / Himself ( 2 episodes, 1964–1965 )  Less 1964–1965
  • Primary photo for Your All-Time Favorite SongsYour All-Time Favorite Songs (TV Special) Himself  Less 1964
  • Primary photo for The Jimmy Dean ShowThe Jimmy Dean Show (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 1963 )  Less 1963
  • Primary photo for Here's EdieHere's Edie (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1963 )  Less 1963
  • Primary photo for The Lively OnesThe Lively Ones (TV Series) Himself - Performer ( 1 episode, 1963 )  Less 1963
  • Primary photo for The Dinah Shore Chevy ShowThe Dinah Shore Chevy Show (TV Series) Himself ( 6 episodes, 1960–1963 )  Less 1960–1963
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  • Primary photo for Rhythmus in BildernRhythmus in Bildern (TV Series) Himself - Musician ( 1 episode, 1962 )  Less 1962
  • Primary photo for World by Night No. 2World by Night No. 2 Himself  Less 1961
  • Primary photo for The Dodge Dancing PartyThe Dodge Dancing Party (TV Series) Himself - Trumpeter ( 1 episode, 1958 )  Less 1958
Other (1 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for Mafia IIMafia II (Video Game) Performer ("JAVA")  Less 2010

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