John Popper

Soundtrack | Music Department | Actor
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KNOWN FOR 
Spun (2002) | Blues Brothers 2000 (1998) | Kicking & Screaming (2005)
AKA 
Blues Traveler
BORN 
Mar 29, 1967 (age 51)

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Projects in Development (2 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Past Film & Video (15 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for The MeddlerThe Meddler Blues Traveler, Writer ("Run Around", "The Darkness We All Need")  Less 2015 $3.2MM $4.3MM / —
  • Primary photo for Guitar ManGuitar Man Performer ("Rebel Rouser")  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Wetlands Preserved: The Story of an Activist NightclubWetlands Preserved: The Story of an Activist Nightclub Himself, Writer ("Dropping Some NYC")  Less 2008 $3K / —
  • Primary photo for LapdanceLapdance (Short) Singer  Less 2008 $15K
  • Primary photo for Kicking & ScreamingKicking & Screaming Writer ("RUN AROUND")  Less 2005 $45MM $53MM / —
  • Primary photo for Blues Traveler: Live - Thinnest of AirBlues Traveler: Live - Thinnest of Air (Video) Himself - Vocals, Harmonica (as Blues Traveler), Lyrics ("Carolina Blues", "You Lost Me There", "Hook", "Love & Greed", "All Hands", "Let Her & Let Go", "Crystal Flame", "Support Your Local Emperor", "This Ache", "Bagheera", "Eventually (I'll Come Around)", "Slow Change", "Unable to Get Free", "Felicia", "Can't See Why", "You Reach Me", "Crashburn", "Sweet & Broken", "Thinnest of Air", "Brother John"), Music ("Hook", "Unable to Get Free", "Felicia", "Sweet & Broken", "Thinnest of Air"), Writer ("Pattern")  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for SpunSpun Soundtrack ("Run Around")  Less 2002 $2MM $410K / —
  • Primary photo for Just for the Time BeingJust for the Time Being Frankie, Songs By  Less 2000 $1.2MM
  • Primary photo for Das ClownDas Clown (Short) Narrator (voice)  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Blues Brothers 2000Blues Brothers 2000 Motel Band, Musician (Buster's harmonica double), Writer ("Maybe I'm Wrong")  Less 1998 $28MM $14MM / $26MM
  • Primary photo for Private PartsPrivate Parts John Popper  Less 1997 $20MM $41MM / —
  • Primary photo for KingpinKingpin Bowling Tournament Announcer, Writer ("But Anyway")  Less 1996 $27MM $25MM / $7.2MM
  • Primary photo for The Truth About Cats & DogsThe Truth About Cats & Dogs Writer ("Runaround")  Less 1996 $34MM / —
  • Primary photo for White Man's BurdenWhite Man's Burden Writer ("Regarding Steven")  Less 1995 $7MM $3.8MM / —
  • Primary photo for The Last SeductionThe Last Seduction Writer ("Warmer Days")  Less 1994 $2.5MM $6.1MM / —
Past Television (10 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Blues Traveler: Blowing Up Moon RocksBlues Traveler: Blowing Up Moon Rocks (TV Movie) Actor  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Todd's Pop Song ReviewsTodd's Pop Song Reviews (TV Series) Performer ("Curbside Prophet") (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015 1
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy FallonThe Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) Writer ("Hook") (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2014 1
  • Primary photo for Parks and RecreationParks and Recreation (TV Series) Writer ("But Anyway (Album Version)") (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013 1
    • Filibuster (Nov 14, 2013) Writer ("But Anyway (Album Version)") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Last Summer on EarthLast Summer on Earth (TV Movie) Actor  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show with Jay LenoThe Tonight Show with Jay Leno (TV Series) Writer ("Run-Around") (2 episodes, 2010), Musical Guest (1 episode, 1999)  Less 1999–2011 3
    • Episode #19.193 (Aug 3, 2011) Writer ("Run-Around") (uncredited)  Less
    • Episode #19.34 (Nov 12, 2010) Writer ("Run-Around") (uncredited)  Less
    • Episode #7.181 (Oct 19, 1999) Musical Guest  Less
  • Primary photo for Z RockZ Rock (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009 1
  • Primary photo for The Roseanne ShowThe Roseanne Show (TV Series) Performer ("Roseanne Theme Song") (1 episode, 1998), Writer ("Psycho Joe", "Roseanne Theme Song", "Carolina Blues") (1 episode, 1998), Himself (1 episode, 1998)  Less 1998 1
    • Episode #1.37 (Nov 4, 1998) Himself, Performer ("Roseanne Theme Song"), Writer ("Psycho Joe", "Roseanne Theme Song", "Carolina Blues")  Less
  • Primary photo for RoseanneRoseanne (TV Series) Lyrics ("Roseanne Theme") (50 episodes, 1990), Composer (theme song) (15 episodes, 1996), Stingray Wilson (1 episode, 1995), Arranger (theme song) (1 episode, 1996), Arranger (theme) (1 episode, 1997)  Less 1990–1997 68
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  • Primary photo for Late Show with David LettermanLate Show with David Letterman (TV Series) Performer ("Today I Started Loving You Again") (1 episode, 1996), Himself - Performer (1 episode, 1996)  Less 1996 1
    • Episode dated 26 November 1996 (Nov 26, 1996) Himself - Performer, Performer ("Today I Started Loving You Again")  Less
Self (32 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Every Night's a Saturday NightEvery Night's a Saturday Night Himself  Less 2017 $1MM
  • Primary photo for Jimmy Kimmel Live!Jimmy Kimmel Live! (TV Series) Himself - Guest Musician (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for The Weekend in VegasThe Weekend in Vegas (TV Series) Himself (2017)  Less 2016–  $2MM
  • Primary photo for Sound AdviceSound Advice (TV Series) Himself - Blues Traveler (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015
    • Blues Traveler (Jul 7, 2015) Himself - Blues Traveler  Less
  • Primary photo for Late Show with David LettermanLate Show with David Letterman (TV Series) Himself - Musical Guest / Himself - Musical Support / Sitting in with the band / Himself / Himself - Performer (9 episodes, 1993)  Less 1993–2015
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  • Primary photo for Big Morning Buzz LiveBig Morning Buzz Live (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Fox and FriendsFox and Friends (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Basically Frightened: The Musical Madness of Colonel Bruce HamptonBasically Frightened: The Musical Madness of Colonel Bruce Hampton Himself  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for The Best Band You've Never HeardThe Best Band You've Never Heard Self  Less 2011 $3K
  • Primary photo for BacklineBackline (TV Series) Himself  Less 2010– 
  • Primary photo for Pocket Full of Soul: The Harmonica DocumentaryPocket Full of Soul: The Harmonica Documentary Self  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Z RockZ Rock (TV Series) Himself (5 episodes, 2008)  Less 2008–2009
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  • Primary photo for Last Call with Carson DalyLast Call with Carson Daly (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Howard Stern on DemandHoward Stern on Demand (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for 100 Greatest Songs of the 90s100 Greatest Songs of the 90s (TV Mini-series) Himself - #76: 'Run-Around'  Less 2007– 
  • Primary photo for Kids' Favorite Country SongsKids' Favorite Country Songs (Video) Himself  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for AV SquadAV Squad (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2005)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for My Coolest YearsMy Coolest Years (TV Mini-series) Himself (episode "The Dirty Hippies")  Less 2004– 
  • Primary photo for Jason Mraz Live: Tonight, Not AgainJason Mraz Live: Tonight, Not Again (Video) Himself  Less 2004 $100K
  • Primary photo for The Daily ShowThe Daily Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2003)  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Saturday Night LiveSaturday Night Live (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2001)  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Howard SternHoward Stern (TV Series) Himself (5 episodes, 1996)  Less 1996–2001
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  • Primary photo for My GenerationMy Generation Himself (Blues Traveler)  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for The Howard Stern Radio ShowThe Howard Stern Radio Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2000)  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for A Very Special Christmas from Washington, D.C.A Very Special Christmas from Washington, D.C. (TV Special) Musical Performance  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Sin City SpectacularSin City Spectacular (TV Series) Himself (1 episode)  Less 1998–1999
  • Primary photo for A Very Special Christmas from Washington, D.C.A Very Special Christmas from Washington, D.C. (TV Special) Himself - Musical Performance  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for The Roseanne ShowThe Roseanne Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1998)  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for 1997 MTV Video Music Awards1997 MTV Video Music Awards (TV Special) Himself  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for Dolly Parton: TreasuresDolly Parton: Treasures (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for Space Ghost Coast to CoastSpace Ghost Coast to Coast (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1996)  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for Woodstock '94Woodstock '94 (Video) Himself (Blues Traveler)  Less 1995

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