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John Popper

Soundtrack | Music Department | Actor
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KNOWN FOR 
Blues Brothers 2000 (1998) | Kingpin (1996) | Private Parts (1997)
AKA 
Blues Traveler
BORN 
Mar 29, 1967 (age 50)

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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, 2010–2011 ) , 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, 1990–1992 ) , Composer (theme song) ( 15 episodes, 1996–1997 ) , 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 (31 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 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, 1993–2015 )  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, 2008–2009 )  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, 1996–2001 )  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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