Frankie Laine (1913–2007)

Music Department | Soundtrack | Actor
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KNOWN FOR 
Raging Bull (1980) | Blazing Saddles (1974) | Chopper (2000)
AWARDS 
Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 3 wins More »
AKA 
Francesco Paolo Lo Vecchio
NICKNAMEs  
Mr. Rhythm, America's Number One Song Stylist, Old Man Jazz, Old Leather Lungs
BORN 
Mar 30, 1913 (died Feb 6, 2007)

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Past Film & Video (31 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for HollywoodlandHollywoodland Performer ("On the Sunny Side of the Street")  Less 2006 $28MM $14MM / —
  • Primary photo for A Dirty ShameA Dirty Shame Performer ("Tell Me A Story")  Less 2004 $15MM $1.3MM / —
  • Primary photo for ChopperChopper Performer ("Don't Fence Me In")  Less 2000 AUD 5MM $234K / —
  • Primary photo for Little VoiceLittle Voice Performer ("Rawhide")  Less 1998 $4.6MM / —
  • Primary photo for Bye Bye LoveBye Bye Love Performer ("Rawhide")  Less 1995 $12MM / —
  • Primary photo for MacMac Performer ("MULE TRAIN")  Less 1992 $471K / —
  • Primary photo for Jennifer 8Jennifer 8 Performer ("High Noon (Do Not Forsake Me)")  Less 1992 $20MM $11MM / —
  • Primary photo for WhoreWhore Performer ("LOVE OF LOVES"), Writer ("LOVE OF LOVES")  Less 1991 $1MM / —
  • Primary photo for Men Don't LeaveMen Don't Leave Performer ("RAWHIDE")  Less 1990 $6.1MM / —
  • Primary photo for Raging BullRaging Bull Performer ("That's My Desire" (1947))  Less 1980 $18MM $49K / —
  • Primary photo for Going SteadyGoing Steady Performer ("My Little One")  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for House CallsHouse Calls Performer ("On the sunny side of the street")  Less 1978 $28MM / —
  • Primary photo for Lemon PopsicleLemon Popsicle Performer ("My Little One")  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for All This and World War IIAll This and World War II Performer ("Maxwell's Silver Hammer")  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for Blazing SaddlesBlazing Saddles Performer ("Blazing Saddles")  Less 1974 $2.6MM $120MM / —
  • Primary photo for The Last Picture ShowThe Last Picture Show Performer ("Rose, Rose, I Love You") (uncredited), For Their Music We Thank (courtesy of Columbia Records)  Less 1971 $1.3MM $29MM / —
  • Primary photo for BullwhipBullwhip Performer ("Bullwhip")  Less 1958
  • Primary photo for 3:10 to Yuma3:10 to Yuma Performer ("3:10 to Yuma")  Less 1957 $1.8MM / —
  • Primary photo for Gunfight at the O.K. CorralGunfight at the O.K. Corral Performer ("Gunfight at the O.K. Corral" (1957))  Less 1957 $2MM $12MM / —
  • Primary photo for He Laughed LastHe Laughed Last Gino Lupo, Performer ("Save Your Sorrow For Tomorrow", "Danny Boy") (uncredited)  Less 1956
  • Primary photo for Meet Me in Las VegasMeet Me in Las Vegas Frankie Laine, Performer ("Hell Hath No Fury")  Less 1956
  • Primary photo for Bring Your Smile AlongBring Your Smile Along Jerry Dennis, Performer ("Bring Your Smile Along", "When A Girl Is Beautiful", "If Spring Never Comes", "Italian Mother Song (Mama Mia)", "Side By Side", "Mama Mia", "The Gandy Dancers' Ball")  Less 1955
  • Primary photo for Strange Lady in TownStrange Lady in Town Performer ("Strange Lady in Town")  Less 1955 $2MM / —
  • Primary photo for Man Without a StarMan Without a Star Soundtrack ("Man Without A Star")  Less 1955 $2.2MM / —
  • Primary photo for Blowing WildBlowing Wild Performer ("Blowing Wild" (The Ballad of Black Gold))  Less 1953 $1MM $2MM / —
  • Primary photo for Rainbow 'Round My ShoulderRainbow 'Round My Shoulder Frankie Laine, Performer ("Wrap Your Troubles In Dreams", "The Girl In The Wood", "Wonderful Wasn't It", "There's A Rainbow Round My Shoulder")  Less 1952
  • Primary photo for Thunder in the EastThunder in the East Band (vocals) (uncredited)  Less 1951 $2MM / —
  • Primary photo for Sunny Side of the StreetSunny Side of the Street Singer Frankie Laine, Performer ("On The Sunny Side Of The Street", "I'm Gonna Live Till I Die", "I May Be Wrong (But I Think You're Wonderful)")  Less 1951
  • Primary photo for When You're SmilingWhen You're Smiling Frankie Laine, Performer ("When You're Smiling", "Georgia On My Mind")  Less 1950
  • Primary photo for Make Believe BallroomMake Believe Ballroom Singer Frankie Laine, Performer ("On The Sunny Side Of The Street")  Less 1949
  • Primary photo for The Kid from BrooklynThe Kid from Brooklyn Singing Voice ("fatso") (uncredited), Performer ("Hey! What's Your Name?" (1946))  Less 1946
Past Television (28 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for SupernaturalSupernatural (TV Series) Performer ("On the Sunny Side of the Street") ( 1 episode, 2013 )  Less 2013 1
    • Everybody Hates Hitler (Feb 6, 2013) Performer ("On the Sunny Side of the Street")  Less
  • Primary photo for Pop Charts Britannia: 60 Years of the Top 10Pop Charts Britannia: 60 Years of the Top 10 (TV Movie) Performer ("I Believe")  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for The Footy ShowThe Footy Show (TV Series) Performer ("Rawhide") ( 1 episode, 2011 )  Less 2011 1
    • Episode #18.23 (Aug 11, 2011) Performer ("Rawhide") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Banda sonoraBanda sonora (TV Series) Performer ("Sixteen Tons") ( 1 episode, 2009 )  Less 2009 1
    • Episode #5.8 (Mar 9, 2009) Performer ("Sixteen Tons")  Less
  • Primary photo for That's Amore!: Italian-American FavoritesThat's Amore!: Italian-American Favorites (TV Movie) Himself, Performer ("That's My Desire") (uncredited)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Mad MenMad Men (TV Series) Performer ("Metro Polka") ( 1 episode, 2007 )  Less 2007 1
    • Nixon vs. Kennedy (Oct 11, 2007) Performer ("Metro Polka") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Dancing with the StarsDancing with the Stars (TV Series) Writer ("Mambo Italiano") ( 1 episode, 2007 )  Less 2007 1
    • Round 2 (Mar 26, 2007) Writer ("Mambo Italiano")  Less
  • Primary photo for Cold CaseCold Case (TV Series) Performer ("I Believe") ( 1 episode, 2004 )  Less 2004 1
    • Red Glare (Nov 21, 2004) Performer ("I Believe") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Beatles AnthologyThe Beatles Anthology (TV Mini-series) Performer ("Jezebel")  Less 1995– 
  • Primary photo for TohuwabohuTohuwabohu (TV Series) Performer ("Granada") ( 1 episode, 1995 )  Less 1995 1
    • XXIV - 0024 (1995) Performer ("Granada") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Cannon and BallCannon and Ball (TV Series) Performer ("Answer Me", "Rawhide") ( 1 episode, 1982 ) , Himself - Musical Guest ( 1 episode, 1982 )  Less 1982 1
    • Episode #4.5 (Jun 5, 1982) Himself - Musical Guest, Performer ("Answer Me", "Rawhide") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Misadventures of Sheriff LoboThe Misadventures of Sheriff Lobo (TV Series) Singer (theme song) ( 38 episodes, 1979–1981 )  Less 1979–1981 38
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  • Primary photo for The 47th Annual Academy AwardsThe 47th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) Himself - Performer, Performer ("Benji's Theme (I Feel Love)", "Blazing Saddles", "We May Never Love Like This Again")  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for Music SceneMusic Scene (TV Series) Performer ("Jezebel", "Lord You Gave Me a Mountain") ( 1 episode, 1969 ) , Himself - Musical Guest ( 1 episode, 1969 )  Less 1969 1
    • Episode #1.14 (Dec 22, 1969) Himself - Musical Guest, Performer ("Jezebel", "Lord You Gave Me a Mountain")  Less
  • Primary photo for RangoRango (TV Series) Singer (theme song) ( 17 episodes, 1967 )  Less 1967 17
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  • Primary photo for RawhideRawhide (TV Series) Singer (theme music) ( 217 episodes, 1959–1965 ) , Ralph Bartlet ( 1 episode, 1960 )  Less 1959–1965 217
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  • Primary photo for The Mike Douglas ShowThe Mike Douglas Show (TV Series) Himself - Co-Host ( 2 episodes, 1964 ) , Performer ("On the Sunny Side of the Street", "Shine", "Moonlight Gambler", "That's My Desire", "Go On with Your Dancing", "By the River Sainte Marie") ( 1 episode, 1964 ) , Performer ("September in the Rain", "Mam'selle", "The Cry of the Wild Goose", "I Would Do Anything for You", "Rawhide") ( 1 episode, 1964 )  Less 1964 2
    • Episode #4.63 (Dec 9, 1964) Himself - Co-Host, Performer ("September in the Rain", "Mam'selle", "The Cry of the Wild Goose", "I Would Do Anything for You", "Rawhide") (uncredited)  Less
    • Episode #4.61 (Dec 7, 1964) Himself - Co-Host, Performer ("On the Sunny Side of the Street", "Shine", "Moonlight Gambler", "That's My Desire", "Go On with Your Dancing", "By the River Sainte Marie") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Burke's LawBurke's Law (TV Series) Kelly Rogers ( 1 episode, 1963 )  Less 1963 1
  • Primary photo for Bachelor FatherBachelor Father (TV Series) Actor ( 1 episode, 1961 )  Less 1961 1
  • Primary photo for GunslingerGunslinger (TV Series) Singer (theme music) ( 4 episodes, 1961 )  Less 1961 4
    • New Savannah (May 18, 1961) Singer (theme music)  Less
    • The Diehards (Apr 20, 1961) Singer (theme music)  Less
    • Zone (Mar 2, 1961) Singer (theme music)  Less
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  • Primary photo for The 32nd Annual Academy AwardsThe 32nd Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) Himself - Presenter, Performer ("The Hanging Tree")  Less 1960
  • Primary photo for The Steve Allen ShowThe Steve Allen Show (TV Series) Himself - Singer ( 1 episode, 1959 ) , Performer ("Lover, Come Back To Me", "Rocks And Gravel (Early In The Mornin')" (uncredited)) ( 1 episode, 1959 )  Less 1959 1
    • Episode #5.7 (Nov 16, 1959) Himself - Singer, Performer ("Lover, Come Back To Me", "Rocks And Gravel (Early In The Mornin')" (uncredited))  Less
  • Primary photo for Make Room for DaddyMake Room for Daddy (TV Series) Frankie Laine ( 1 episode, 1959 ) , Performer ("That's My Desire", "When You Speak My Name", "That Ain't Right", "Up Above My Head") ( 1 episode, 1959 )  Less 1959 1
    • Frankie Laine Sings for Gina (Mar 9, 1959) Frankie Laine, Performer ("That's My Desire", "When You Speak My Name", "That Ain't Right", "Up Above My Head")  Less
  • Primary photo for Perry MasonPerry Mason (TV Series) Danny Ross ( 1 episode, 1959 )  Less 1959 1
  • Primary photo for The Frank Sinatra ShowThe Frank Sinatra Show (TV Series) Writer ("We'll Be Together Again") ( 1 episode, 1958 )  Less 1958 1
    • Ella Fitzgerald (May 9, 1958) Writer ("We'll Be Together Again") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Adventures of ChampionThe Adventures of Champion (TV Series) Vocalist (theme song) ( 5 episodes, 1955 )  Less 1955 5
    • Lost River (Oct 22, 1955) Vocalist (theme song) (uncredited)  Less
    • The Medicine Man Mystery (Oct 15, 1955) Vocalist (theme song) (uncredited)  Less
    • Salted Ground (Oct 7, 1955) Vocalist (theme song) (uncredited)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Four Star RevueFour Star Revue (TV Series) Guest Vocalist ( 1 episode, 1952 )  Less 1952 1
  • Primary photo for The Frank Sinatra ShowThe Frank Sinatra Show (TV Series) Himself - Comedian ( 1 episode, 1951 ) , Performer ("That Lucky Old Sun") ( 1 episode, 1951 )  Less 1951 1
    • Episode #1.22 (Mar 3, 1951) Himself - Comedian, Performer ("That Lucky Old Sun")  Less
Self (48 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Moments to Remember: My MusicMoments to Remember: My Music (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Frankie Laine: An American DreamerFrankie Laine: An American Dreamer (Video) Himself  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Walk on By: The Story of Popular SongWalk on By: The Story of Popular Song (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2001 )  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for E! True Hollywood StoryE! True Hollywood Story (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode )  Less 1996– 
  • Primary photo for Looks FamiliarLooks Familiar (TV Series) Himself - Guest ( 1 episode, 1982 )  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for Cannon and BallCannon and Ball (TV Series) Himself - Musical Guest ( 1 episode, 1982 )  Less 1982
    • Episode #4.5 (Jun 5, 1982) Himself - Musical Guest  Less
  • Primary photo for London Night OutLondon Night Out (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1981 )  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for American Bandstand's 30th Anniversary SpecialAmerican Bandstand's 30th Anniversary Special (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for The Lynne Gordon ShowThe Lynne Gordon Show (TV Series) Himself  Less 1977–1979
  • Primary photo for The People's Command PerformanceThe People's Command Performance (TV Special) Himself  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for Celebrity BowlingCelebrity Bowling (TV Series) Himself ( 3 episodes, 1973–1977 )  Less 1973–1977
  • Primary photo for The Hollywood SquaresThe Hollywood Squares (TV Series) Himself - Panelist ( 1 episode, 1977 )  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for Dinah!Dinah! (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 1975 )  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for The Bob Braun ShowThe Bob Braun Show (TV Series) Himself - Vocalist / Himself - Guest Host ( 7 episodes, 1974–1975 )  Less 1974–1975
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  • Primary photo for The Mike Douglas ShowThe Mike Douglas Show (TV Series) Himself - Vocalist / Himself / Himself - Co-Host ( 8 episodes, 1964–1974 )  Less 1964–1974
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  • Primary photo for Hee HawHee Haw (TV Series) Himself - Special Guest ( 2 episodes, 1973 )  Less 1973
    • Episode #4.23 (Mar 3, 1973) Himself - Special Guest  Less
    • Episode #4.20 (Feb 10, 1973) Himself - Special Guest  Less
  • Primary photo for The Hollywood PalaceThe Hollywood Palace (TV Series) Himself - Singer ( 1 episode, 1970 )  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for Music SceneMusic Scene (TV Series) Himself - Musical Guest ( 1 episode, 1969 )  Less 1969
    • Episode #1.14 (Dec 22, 1969) Himself - Musical Guest  Less
  • Primary photo for The David Frost ShowThe David Frost Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1969 )  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for DellaDella (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 1969 )  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for The Joey Bishop ShowThe Joey Bishop Show (TV Series) Himself ( 5 episodes, 1967–1969 )  Less 1967–1969
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  • Primary photo for Toast of the TownToast of the Town (TV Series) Himself - Singer / Himself ( 12 episodes, 1950–1968 )  Less 1950–1968
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  • Primary photo for The Pat Boone ShowThe Pat Boone Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1967 )  Less 1967
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Johnny CarsonThe Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (TV Series) Himself - Guest / Himself ( 6 episodes, 1962–1966 )  Less 1962–1966
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  • Primary photo for The Merv Griffin ShowThe Merv Griffin Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1965 )  Less 1965
  • Primary photo for That Regis Philbin ShowThat Regis Philbin Show (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 1965 )  Less 1965
  • Primary photo for What's My Line?What's My Line? (TV Series) Himself - Mystery Guest ( 3 episodes, 1952–1960 )  Less 1952–1960
  • Primary photo for The Steve Allen ShowThe Steve Allen Show (TV Series) Himself - Singer / Himself - Vocalist ( 4 episodes, 1957–1959 )  Less 1957–1959
    Show more
  • Primary photo for The Garry Moore ShowThe Garry Moore Show (TV Series) Himself - Guest Host / Himself ( 2 episodes, 1958–1959 )  Less 1958–1959
  • Primary photo for The All-Star Christmas ShowThe All-Star Christmas Show (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1958
  • Primary photo for The Milton Berle ShowThe Milton Berle Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1958 )  Less 1958
  • Primary photo for Rock 'Em CowboyRock 'Em Cowboy (Short) Frankie Laine  Less 1958
  • Primary photo for The Big RecordThe Big Record (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1958 )  Less 1958
  • Primary photo for Val Parnell's Sunday Night at the London PalladiumVal Parnell's Sunday Night at the London Palladium (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 1957 )  Less 1957
  • Primary photo for The Nat King Cole ShowThe Nat King Cole Show (TV Series) Himself - Singer ( 1 episode, 1957 )  Less 1957
  • Primary photo for Person to PersonPerson to Person (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1957 )  Less 1957
  • Primary photo for The Walter Winchell ShowThe Walter Winchell Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1956 )  Less 1956
  • Primary photo for Frankie Laine TimeFrankie Laine Time (TV Series) Himself - Host ( 15 episodes, 1955–1956 )  Less 1955–1956
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  • Primary photo for Shower of StarsShower of Stars (TV Series) Himself - Singer / Himself - Guest Vocalist / Himself ( 4 episodes, 1955–1956 )  Less 1955–1956
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  • Primary photo for The Perry Como ShowThe Perry Como Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1955 )  Less 1955
  • Primary photo for Music 55Music 55 (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1955 )  Less 1955
  • Primary photo for The Frankie Laine ShowThe Frankie Laine Show (TV Series) Himself - Singer  Less 1954– 
  • Primary photo for The Colgate Comedy HourThe Colgate Comedy Hour (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1953 )  Less 1953
  • Primary photo for Four Star RevueFour Star Revue (TV Series) Himself - Guest Vocalist ( 1 episode, 1952 )  Less 1952
    • Episode #3.17 (Dec 27, 1952) Himself - Guest Vocalist  Less
  • Primary photo for Screen Snapshots: Meet Mr. Rhythm, Frankie LaineScreen Snapshots: Meet Mr. Rhythm, Frankie Laine (Short) Himself  Less 1952
  • Primary photo for The Frank Sinatra ShowThe Frank Sinatra Show (TV Series) Himself - Singer / Himself - Comedian ( 2 episodes, 1951 )  Less 1951
  • Primary photo for The Jerry Colonna ShowThe Jerry Colonna Show (TV Series) Himself  Less 1951– 
  • Primary photo for Texaco Star Theatre Starring Milton BerleTexaco Star Theatre Starring Milton Berle (TV Series) Himself - Singer ( 1 episode, 1950 )  Less 1950
Archive Footage (1 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
Other (1 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Mafia IIMafia II (Video Game) Performer ("JEZEBEL")  Less 2010
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