Billy Preston (I) (1946–2006)

Soundtrack | Actor | Music Department
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KNOWN FOR 
Inglourious Basterds (2009) | Rush Hour 2 (2001) | Elf (2003)
NICKNAME  
The Fifth Beatle
BORN 
Sep 9, 1946 (died Jun 6, 2006)

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Past Film & Video (71 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for Baby DriverBaby Driver Writer ("You Are So Beautiful")  Less 2017 $34MM $102MM
  • Primary photo for Trainyard Dogs: Part ITrainyard Dogs: Part I Writer ("Slaughter")  Less 2017 $200
  • Primary photo for De plus belleDe plus belle Writer ("You Are so Beautiful")  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for Mike and Dave Need Wedding DatesMike and Dave Need Wedding Dates Writer ("You Are So Beautiful")  Less 2016 $33MM $46MM
  • Primary photo for LegendLegend Performer ("Slaughter"), Writer ("Slaughter")  Less 2015 $30MM $1.9MM
  • Primary photo for The Wedding RingerThe Wedding Ringer Writer ("You Are So Beautiful")  Less 2015 $23MM $64MM
  • Primary photo for Mythica: A Quest for HeroesMythica: A Quest for Heroes Special Thanks  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for The Look of LoveThe Look of Love Performer ("Outa-Space"), Writer ("Outa-Space")  Less 2013 $21K
  • Primary photo for Lenin TatatinoLenin Tatatino (Short) Performer ("Slaughter"), Writer ("Slaughter")  Less 2013 CAD 50
  • Primary photo for In a World...In a World... Performer ("Greazee, Part I & II"), Writer ("Greazee, Part I & II")  Less 2013 $3MM
  • Primary photo for Bad TeacherBad Teacher Performer ("Nothing from Nothing"), Writer ("Nothing from Nothing")  Less 2011 $20MM $100MM
  • Primary photo for The Music Never StoppedThe Music Never Stopped Performer ("Greazee, Pts. 1 & 2"), Writer ("Greazee, Pts. 1 & 2")  Less 2011 $4MM $258K
  • Primary photo for SoulBoySoulBoy Performer ("The Girl's Got It")  Less 2010 £1MM
  • Primary photo for Inglourious BasterdsInglourious Basterds Performer ("SLAUGHTER" (1972)), Writer ("SLAUGHTER" (1972))  Less 2009 $75MM $121MM
  • Primary photo for Everything Is Terrible: The MovieEverything Is Terrible: The Movie (Video) Writer ("You Are So Beautiful")  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Don't Forget the MotorcityDon't Forget the Motorcity (Video) Actor  Less 2008 $25K
  • Primary photo for Be Kind RewindBe Kind Rewind Performer ("Nothing from Nothing"), Writer ("Nothing from Nothing")  Less 2008 $20MM $11MM
  • Primary photo for The Best MovieThe Best Movie Writer ("You Are So Beautiful (To Me)")  Less 2008 $4.5MM
  • Primary photo for My Sexiest YearMy Sexiest Year Writer ("You Are So Beautiful")  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Across the UniverseAcross the Universe In Memory Of  Less 2007 $45MM $24MM
  • Primary photo for Talk to MeTalk to Me Performer ("Outa-Space"), Writer ("Outa-Space")  Less 2007 $4.5MM
  • Primary photo for The Derby StallionThe Derby Stallion Will Gentry, Composer  Less 2005 $750K
  • Primary photo for Eric Clapton: Sessions for Robert JEric Clapton: Sessions for Robert J (Video) Himself - Hammond Organ, Performer ("Kind Hearted Woman", "They're Red Hot", "Hell Hound on My Trail", "Sweet Home Chicago", "When You Got a Good Friend", "Milk Cow's Calf Blues", "If I Had Possession Over Judgment Day", "Stop Breaking Down", "Little Queen of Spades", "Traveling Riverside Blues")  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for ElfElf Performer ("Nothing from Nothing" (1974)), Writer ("Nothing from Nothing" (1974))  Less 2003 $33MM $173MM
  • Primary photo for WonderlandWonderland Writer ("Stranger in a Strange Land" (1971))  Less 2003 $5MM $1.1MM
  • Primary photo for Beach Boys Good Timin'Beach Boys Good Timin' (Video) Writer ("You are So Beautiful") (as Preeston/Fisher)  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Eric Clapton: One More Car, One More Rider - Live on Tour 2001Eric Clapton: One More Car, One More Rider - Live on Tour 2001 (Video) Himself (Hammond Organs, Keyboards, Vocals), Writer ("Will It Go Round in Circles?")  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for K-9: P.I.K-9: P.I. (Video) Performer ("Nothing From Nothing"), Writer ("Nothing From Nothing") (as Everett Preston)  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for TickerTicker Blues Band Organ  Less 2001 $7MM
  • Primary photo for Rush Hour 2Rush Hour 2 Performer ("Outa-Space"), Writer ("Outa-Space")  Less 2001 $90MM $226MM
  • Primary photo for EvolutionEvolution Writer ("You Are So Beautiful")  Less 2001 $80MM $38MM
  • Primary photo for Steal This MovieSteal This Movie Performer ("Power to the People")  Less 2000 $76K
  • Primary photo for The All New Adventures of Laurel & Hardy in 'For Love or Mummy'The All New Adventures of Laurel & Hardy in 'For Love or Mummy' Performer ("Nothing from Nothing")  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Muppets from SpaceMuppets from Space Performer ("Outa-Space"), Writer ("Outa-Space")  Less 1999 $24MM $17MM
  • Primary photo for Get RealGet Real Writer ("You Are So Beautiful")  Less 1998 $1.2MM
  • Primary photo for Blues Brothers 2000Blues Brothers 2000 The Louisiana Gator Boys  Less 1998 $28MM $14MM
  • Primary photo for Unhook the StarsUnhook the Stars Writer ("You Are so Beautiful")  Less 1996 $235K
  • Primary photo for Beautiful GirlsBeautiful Girls Performer ("Will It Go Round in Circles?"), Writer ("Will It Go Round in Circles?")  Less 1996 $11MM
  • Primary photo for Nothing PersonalNothing Personal Performer ("Nothing From Nothing"), Writer ("Nothing From Nothing")  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for To Die ForTo Die For Performer ("NOTHING FROM NOTHING"), Writer ("NOTHING FROM NOTHING")  Less 1995 $20MM $21MM
  • Primary photo for The Little RascalsThe Little Rascals Writer ("YOU ARE SO BEAUTIFUL TO ME")  Less 1994 $52MM
  • Primary photo for Carlito's WayCarlito's Way Writer ("You Are So Beautiful")  Less 1993 $30MM $37MM
  • Primary photo for The Kingdom Chums: Original Top TenThe Kingdom Chums: Original Top Ten (Video) Marvelous Mose (voice)  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for WiredWired Himself, Writer ("You Are So Beautiful")  Less 1989 $1.1MM
  • Primary photo for Two Moon JunctionTwo Moon Junction Writer ("You Are So Beautiful")  Less 1988 $1.5MM
  • Primary photo for Eddie Murphy: RawEddie Murphy: Raw Writer ("Nothing From Nothing")  Less 1987 $51MM
  • Primary photo for One Crazy SummerOne Crazy Summer Performer ("Outa-Space"), Writer ("Outa-Space")  Less 1986 $13MM
  • Primary photo for Down and Out in Beverly HillsDown and Out in Beverly Hills Producer ("IT'S A MATTER OF TIME"), Writer ("IT'S A MATTER OF TIME")  Less 1986 $14MM $62MM
  • Primary photo for Rm 328Rm 328 Performer ("Nothing from Nothing") (uncredited), Writer ("Nothing from Nothing") (uncredited)  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for O'Hara's WifeO'Hara's Wife Performer ("I'LL NEVER SAY GOOD BYE")  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for Time BanditsTime Bandits Performer ("Dream Away") (uncredited)  Less 1981 $5MM $42MM
  • Primary photo for Body and SoulBody and Soul Performer ("You Make Me Feel Born Again")  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for The Night the Lights Went Out in GeorgiaThe Night the Lights Went Out in Georgia Performer ("It's So Easy")  Less 1981 $15MM
  • Primary photo for Modern RomanceModern Romance Writer ("YOU ARE SO BEAUTIFUL")  Less 1981 $2.9MM
  • Primary photo for Below the BeltBelow the Belt Songs (sung by), Vocal Director  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for Loving CouplesLoving Couples Performer ("I'LL MAKE IT WITH YOUR LOVE")  Less 1980 $2.8MM
  • Primary photo for Being ThereBeing There Performer ("Basketball Jones Featuring Tyrone Shoelaces")  Less 1979 $30MM
  • Primary photo for When a Stranger CallsWhen a Stranger Calls Performer ("Space Race")  Less 1979 $1.5MM $21MM
  • Primary photo for Fast BreakFast Break Soundtrack ("Go for It"), Performer ("With You I'm Born Again" (uncredited), "Go for It", "More Than Just a Friend" (uncredited), "Go for It (Disco)" (uncredited))  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for J-Men ForeverJ-Men Forever Performer ("Wide Stride")  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club BandSgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band Sergeant Pepper, Performer ("Get Back")  Less 1978 $18MM $13MM
  • Primary photo for Citizens BandCitizens Band Lyrics ("You Are So Beautiful"), Music ("You Are So Beautiful")  Less 1977 $816K
  • Primary photo for Twilight's Last GleamingTwilight's Last Gleaming Performer ("My Country, 'Tis of Thee")  Less 1977 $6.2MM
  • Primary photo for Mother, Jugs & SpeedMother, Jugs & Speed Musical Participation, Performer ("My Soul Is a Witness") (uncredited), Writer ("My Soul Is a Witness") (uncredited)  Less 1976 $3MM $20MM
  • Primary photo for Flash and the FirecatFlash and the Firecat Composer, Performer ("Nothing from Nothing"), Writer ("Nothing from Nothing")  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for Angel Number 9Angel Number 9 Performer ("Nothing From Nothing") (uncredited), Writer ("Nothing From Nothing") (uncredited)  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for SlaughterSlaughter Performer ("Theme from Slaughter"), Writer ("Theme from Slaughter")  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for HonkyHonky Performer ("Hey Girl")  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for The SplitThe Split Performer ("The Split", "It's Just A Game, Love")  Less 1968
  • Primary photo for Just for FunJust for Fun Writer ("Go")  Less 1963
  • Primary photo for St. Louis BluesSt. Louis Blues Will Handy as a boy  Less 1958
Past Television (64 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Tvoje tvár má známý hlasTvoje tvár má známý hlas (TV Series) Writer ("You Are So Beautiful") ( 1 episode, 2017 )  Less 2017 1
    • Episode #3.11 (May 7, 2017) Writer ("You Are So Beautiful")  Less
  • Primary photo for American Playboy: The Hugh Hefner StoryAmerican Playboy: The Hugh Hefner Story (TV Series) Writer ("Will It Go Round In Circles") ( 1 episode, 2017 ) , Writer ("You're So Unique") ( 1 episode, 2017 ) , Performer ("You're So Unique") ( 1 episode, 2017 ) , Performer ("Space Race", "Nothing From Nothing") ( 1 episode, 2017 ) , Performer ("Will It Go Round In Circles") ( 1 episode, 2017 ) , Writer ("Space Race", "Nothing From Nothing") ( 1 episode, 2017 )  Less 2017 3
    • Down the Rabbit Hole: The Dorothy Stratten Murder (Apr 7, 2017) Performer ("You're So Unique") (uncredited), Writer ("You're So Unique") (uncredited)  Less
    • Sex, Drugs and DEA Investigations (Apr 7, 2017) Performer ("Space Race", "Nothing From Nothing") (uncredited), Writer ("Space Race", "Nothing From Nothing") (uncredited)  Less
    • Below the Belt: Playboy and the Pubic Wars (Apr 7, 2017) Performer ("Will It Go Round In Circles") (uncredited), Writer ("Will It Go Round In Circles") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Cine de barrioCine de barrio (TV Series) Writer ("You're So Beatiful") ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016 1
  • Primary photo for Who's Doing the Dishes?Who's Doing the Dishes? (TV Series) Writer ("You Are So Beautiful") ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016 1
    • Diana Moran (Sep 27, 2016) Writer ("You Are So Beautiful") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for QuanticoQuantico (TV Series) Writer ("You Are So Beautiful") ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016 1
    • Yes (May 15, 2016) Writer ("You Are So Beautiful") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for VinylVinyl (TV Series) Writer ("Will It Go Round In Circles") ( 1 episode, 2016 ) , Performer ("Will It Go Round In Circles") ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016 1
    • He in Racist Fire (Mar 13, 2016) Performer ("Will It Go Round In Circles"), Writer ("Will It Go Round In Circles")  Less
  • Primary photo for UniversumUniversum (TV Series) Writer ("You Are So Beautiful") ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014 1
    • Triumph der Tomate (Apr 29, 2014) Writer ("You Are So Beautiful") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The X FactorThe X Factor (TV Series) Writer ("You Are So Beautiful") ( 5 episodes, 2008–2013 )  Less 2008–2013 5
    • Bootcamp 2 (Sep 29, 2013) Writer ("You Are So Beautiful") (uncredited)  Less
    • Auditions 3 (Sep 4, 2010) Writer ("You Are So Beautiful")  Less
    • Episode #6.18 (Nov 1, 2009) Writer ("You Are So Beautiful") (uncredited)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Saturday Night LiveSaturday Night Live (TV Series) Writer ("You Are So Beautiful") ( 1 episode, 1976 ) , Performer ("Nothing from Nothing", "Fancy Lady") ( 1 episode, 1975 ) , Writer ("Nothing from Nothing", "Fancy Lady") ( 1 episode, 1975 ) , Writer ("You Are So Beautiful (You Are So Aniston)") ( 1 episode, 2013 ) , Himself - Musical Guest ( 1 episode, 1975 )  Less 1975–2013 3
    • Zach Galifianakis/Of Monsters and Men (May 4, 2013) Writer ("You Are So Beautiful (You Are So Aniston)")  Less
    • Eric Idle/Joe Cocker/Stuff (Oct 2, 1976) Writer ("You Are So Beautiful") (uncredited)  Less
    • George Carlin/Billy Preston/Janis Ian (Oct 11, 1975) Himself - Musical Guest, Performer ("Nothing from Nothing", "Fancy Lady"), Writer ("Nothing from Nothing", "Fancy Lady")  Less
  • Primary photo for t Schaep met de 5 pootent Schaep met de 5 pooten (TV Series) Writer ("Alles komt terecht") ( 1 episode, 2013 )  Less 2013 1
    • Hassan (Jan 14, 2013) Writer ("Alles komt terecht")  Less
  • Primary photo for The Diamond Jubilee ConcertThe Diamond Jubilee Concert (TV Special) Writer ("You Are So Beautiful")  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for American Idol: The Search for a SuperstarAmerican Idol: The Search for a Superstar (TV Series) Writer ("You Are So Beautiful") ( 3 episodes, 2006–2012 )  Less 2006–2012 3
  • Primary photo for CuéntameCuéntame (TV Series) Writer ("You Are So Beautiful") ( 1 episode, 2011 )  Less 2011 1
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show with Jay LenoThe Tonight Show with Jay Leno (TV Series) Writer ("Nothing from Nothing") ( 1 episode, 2011 )  Less 2011 1
    • Episode #19.102 (Feb 28, 2011) Writer ("Nothing from Nothing") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for X FactorX Factor (TV Series) Writer ("You Are So Beautiful") ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010 1
    • 7. Live Show (Nov 2, 2010) Writer ("You Are So Beautiful")  Less
  • Primary photo for LegendsLegends (TV Series) Writer ("You Are So Beautiful") ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010 1
  • Primary photo for Águila RojaÁguila Roja (TV Series) Writer ("You Are So Beautiful") ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010 1
    • Episode #2.2 (Jan 14, 2010) Writer ("You Are So Beautiful")  Less
  • Primary photo for Hand aufs HerzHand aufs Herz (TV Series) Writer ("You are so beautiful") ( 2 episodes )  Less 2010–  2
    • Episode #1.28 Writer ("You are so beautiful")  Less
    • Episode #1.13 Writer ("You are so beautiful")  Less
  • Primary photo for Queridos AmigosQueridos Amigos (TV Mini-series) Writer ("You Are So Beautiful") ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2008 1
    • Episode #1.1 (Feb 18, 2008) Writer ("You Are So Beautiful")  Less
  • Primary photo for Two FacesTwo Faces (TV Series) Writer ("You Are So Beautiful")  Less 2007–2008
  • Primary photo for Two and a Half MenTwo and a Half Men (TV Series) Writer ("You Are So Beautiful") ( 1 episode, 2007 )  Less 2007 1
  • Primary photo for Idool 2007Idool 2007 (TV Series) Writer ("You Are So Beautiful") ( 1 episode, 2007 )  Less 2007 1
  • Primary photo for 20 to 120 to 1 (TV Series) Writer ("You Are So Beautiful") ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006 1
  • Primary photo for My Name Is EarlMy Name Is Earl (TV Series) Writer ("Nothing from Nothing") ( 1 episode, 2006 ) , Performer ("Nothing from Nothing") ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006 1
    • Sticks & Stones (Oct 5, 2006) Performer ("Nothing from Nothing") (uncredited), Writer ("Nothing from Nothing") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Australian IdolAustralian Idol (TV Series) Writer ("You Are So Beautiful") ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006 1
  • Primary photo for I Love the '70s: Volume 2I Love the '70s: Volume 2 (TV Series) Writer ("You Are So Beautiful") ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006 1
    • 1975 (Jul 12, 2006) Writer ("You Are So Beautiful")  Less
  • Primary photo for Wendy Wu: Homecoming WarriorWendy Wu: Homecoming Warrior (TV Movie) Writer ("Will it Go 'Round in Circles?")  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Desperate HousewivesDesperate Housewives (TV Series) Writer ("You Are So Beautiful") ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006 1
    • Don't Look at Me (Apr 16, 2006) Writer ("You Are So Beautiful") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Deutschland sucht den SuperstarDeutschland sucht den Superstar (TV Series) Writer ("You Are So Beautiful") ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006 1
  • Primary photo for Idol - Jakten på en superstjerneIdol - Jakten på en superstjerne (TV Series) Writer ("You Are So Beautiful") ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006 1
  • Primary photo for Cold CaseCold Case (TV Series) Writer ("Stranger In A Strange Land") ( 1 episode, 2005 )  Less 2005 1
    • Honor (Nov 20, 2005) Writer ("Stranger In A Strange Land")  Less
  • Primary photo for Music 101: The Green RoomMusic 101: The Green Room (TV Series) Keys  Less 2005– 
  • Primary photo for Slovensko hladá SuperStarSlovensko hladá SuperStar (TV Series) Writer ("You Are So Beautiful") ( 1 episode, 2005 )  Less 2005 1
  • Primary photo for On Faith Alone: The Jozy Pollock StoryOn Faith Alone: The Jozy Pollock Story (TV Short) Actor  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Comedy LabComedy Lab (TV Series) Writer ("You Are so Beautiful") ( 1 episode, 2002 )  Less 2002 1
    • Meet the Magoons (Dec 5, 2002) Writer ("You Are so Beautiful")  Less
  • Primary photo for Door to DoorDoor to Door (TV Movie) Writer ("You Are So Beautiful")  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for It's Black EntertainmentIt's Black Entertainment (TV Special) Special Thanks  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for The '70sThe '70s (TV Movie) Performer ("Nothing From Nothing") (uncredited), Writer ("Nothing From Nothing") (uncredited)  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Stars in Their EyesStars in Their Eyes (TV Series) Writer ("You Are So Beautiful") ( 1 episode, 2000 )  Less 2000 1
    • Episode #11.4 (Apr 1, 2000) Writer ("You Are So Beautiful")  Less
  • Primary photo for King's PawnKing's Pawn (TV Movie) Musician (keyboards, theme song)  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for The SimpsonsThe Simpsons (TV Series) Writer ("You Are So Beautiful") ( 2 episodes, 1990–1998 )  Less 1990–1998 2
  • Primary photo for Will & GraceWill & Grace (TV Series) Writer ("You Are So Beautiful") ( 1 episode, 1998 )  Less 1998 1
    • The Buying Game (Nov 30, 1998) Writer ("You Are So Beautiful") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for South ParkSouth Park (TV Series) Writer ("Nothing from Nothing") ( 1 episode, 1998 ) , Performer ("Nothing from Nothing") ( 1 episode, 1998 )  Less 1998 1
  • Primary photo for SparksSparks (TV Series) Composer (theme music) ( 2 episodes, 1997–1998 )  Less 1997–1998 2
  • Primary photo for Esrim plusEsrim plus (TV Series) Writer ("You Are So Beautiful") ( 1 episode, 1998 )  Less 1998 1
    • Ba'it Patu'ah (1998) Writer ("You Are So Beautiful") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Good NewsThe Good News (TV Series) Billy ( 10 episodes, 1997 )  Less 1997 10
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  • Primary photo for Takin' Over the AsylumTakin' Over the Asylum (TV Mini-series) Performer ("Don't Let Me Down") ( 1 episode, 1994 )  Less 1994 1
  • Primary photo for The Wonder YearsThe Wonder Years (TV Series) Writer ("You Are So Beautiful") ( 1 episode, 1993 )  Less 1993 1
    • Nose (Feb 24, 1993) Writer ("You Are So Beautiful") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Ben Stiller ShowThe Ben Stiller Show (TV Series) Writer ("You Are So Beautiful") ( 1 episode, 1992 )  Less 1992 1
    • On Melrose Avenue (Oct 25, 1992) Writer ("You Are So Beautiful") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Full HouseFull House (TV Series) Writer ("You Are So Beautiful") ( 1 episode, 1991 )  Less 1991 1
  • Primary photo for The Ice Capades 50th Anniversary SpecialThe Ice Capades 50th Anniversary Special (TV Movie) Writer ("You Are So Beautiful")  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for FameFame (TV Series) Music ("Song of Joy") ( 1 episode, 1984 ) , Performer ("Song of Joy") ( 1 episode, 1984 ) , Lyrics ("Song of Joy") ( 1 episode, 1984 )  Less 1984 1
    • A Way of Winning (Feb 26, 1984) Lyrics ("Song of Joy"), Music ("Song of Joy"), Performer ("Song of Joy")  Less
  • Primary photo for Emu's WorldEmu's World (TV Series) Writer ("It Will Come in Time") ( 1 episode, 1982 )  Less 1982 1
    • Episode #2.4 (Nov 17, 1982) Writer ("It Will Come in Time") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Three's CompanyThree's Company (TV Series) Writer ("You Are So Beautiful") ( 1 episode, 1982 )  Less 1982 1
  • Primary photo for Top of the PopsTop of the Pops (TV Series) Performer ("With You I'm Born Again") ( 3 episodes, 1979–1980 ) , Himself ( 3 episodes, 1979–1980 )  Less 1979–1980 3
  • Primary photo for Angel CityAngel City (TV Movie) Performer ("Goin' Home"), Writer ("Goin' Home")  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for The Muppet ShowThe Muppet Show (TV Series) Music ("My Soul Is a Witness") ( 1 episode, 1978 )  Less 1978 1
    • Pearl Bailey (Nov 11, 1978) Music ("My Soul Is a Witness")  Less
  • Primary photo for Soul TrainSoul Train (TV Series) Guest ( 5 episodes, 1972–1977 )  Less 1972–1977 5
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  • Primary photo for The Ernie Sigley ShowThe Ernie Sigley Show (TV Series) Writer ("Nothing from Nothing") ( 1 episode, 1975 )  Less 1975 1
  • Primary photo for ¡Señoras y señores!¡Señoras y señores! (TV Series) Actor ( 1 episode, 1975 )  Less 1975 1
  • Primary photo for Rock ConcertRock Concert (TV Series) Writer ("We're Gonna Make It", "Will It Go Round In Circles", "I Wrote a Simple Song", "Everybody Likes Some Kind of Music", "You're So Unique", "Outta-Space") ( 1 episode, 1974 ) , Himself ( 1 episode, 1974 ) , Performer ("We're Gonna Make It", "Will It Go Round In Circles", "I Wrote a Simple Song", "Everybody Likes Some Kind of Music", "You're So Unique", "Outta-Space") ( 1 episode, 1974 )  Less 1974 1
    • Episode #1.15 (Jan 29, 1974) Himself, Performer ("We're Gonna Make It", "Will It Go Round In Circles", "I Wrote a Simple Song", "Everybody Likes Some Kind of Music", "You're So Unique", "Outta-Space"), Writer ("We're Gonna Make It", "Will It Go Round In Circles", "I Wrote a Simple Song", "Everybody Likes Some Kind of Music", "You're So Unique", "Outta-Space")  Less
  • Primary photo for Go Ask AliceGo Ask Alice (TV Movie) Music ("Outa-Space")  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for Shindig!Shindig! (TV Series) Himself - Singer / Himself - Organist / Singer / Himself - Pianist ( 24 episodes, 1965–1966 ) , Performer ("Lucille") ( 2 episodes, 1965 ) , Performer ("Bony Moronie") ( 1 episode, 1965 ) , Performer ("Do the Boomerang", "Maggie's Farm") ( 1 episode, 1965 ) , Performer ("Too Much Monkey Business") ( 1 episode, 1965 ) , Performer ("Heartbeat") ( 1 episode, 1965 ) , Performer ("Agent Double-O Soul") ( 1 episode, 1965 ) , Performer ("Ain't That Peculiar") ( 1 episode, 1965 ) , Performer ("(I Can't Get No) Satisfaction") ( 1 episode, 1965 ) , Performer ("Jenny, Jenny", "Uptight") ( 1 episode, 1966 ) , Performer ("In the Midnight Hour") ( 1 episode, 1965 ) , Performer ("Baby Face", "Log Cabin", "Breathless") ( 1 episode, 1965 ) , Performer ("Good Golly Miss Molly", "Hey Hey Hey Hey") ( 1 episode, 1965 ) , Performer ("All About Melanie") ( 1 episode, 1965 ) , Performer ("I Can't Get No) ( 1 episode, 1965 ) , Writer ("Log Cabin") ( 1 episode, 1965 ) , Performer ("Hound Dog") ( 1 episode, 1965 ) , Performer ("Seventh Son", "Clarabella", "(I'm Your) Hoochie Coochie Man") ( 1 episode, 1965 ) , Performer ("Short Fat Fanny") ( 1 episode, 1965 ) , Performer ("Baby, Please Don't Go", "Look at Me") ( 1 episode, 1965 ) , Performer ("Little Sally Walker") ( 1 episode, 1965 ) , Performer ("Sticks and Stones") ( 1 episode, 1965 ) , Performer ("Shake and Fingerpop") ( 1 episode, 1965 ) , Performer ("The Peppermint Twist") ( 1 episode, 1965 ) , Performer ("Slow Twistin'", "I'm Movin' On") ( 1 episode, 1965 )  Less 1965–1966 24
    • Tribute to Elvis Presley (Jan 8, 1966) Himself - Singer, Performer ("Jenny, Jenny", "Uptight")  Less
    • Episode #2.26 (Dec 16, 1965) Himself - Organist, Performer ("Heartbeat")  Less
    • Episode #2.22 (Dec 2, 1965) Himself - Singer, Performer ("Lucille")  Less
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  • Primary photo for Hollywood a Go GoHollywood a Go Go (TV Series) Writer ("The Octopus") ( 1 episode, 1965 ) , Himself - Singer / Pianist ( 1 episode, 1965 ) , Performer ("The Octopus") ( 1 episode, 1965 )  Less 1965 1
    • Episode #1.46 (Oct 30, 1965) Himself - Singer / Pianist, Performer ("The Octopus"), Writer ("The Octopus")  Less
Self (66 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for American Idol: The Search for a SuperstarAmerican Idol: The Search for a Superstar (TV Series) Himself - Guest ( 1 episode, 2005 )  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Concert for Bangladesh Revisited with George Harrison and FriendsConcert for Bangladesh Revisited with George Harrison and Friends (TV Movie) Self  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for I Believe to My SoulI Believe to My Soul (Video) Himself  Less 2005 $50K
  • Primary photo for SoundstageSoundstage (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2005 )  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Later... With Jools HollandLater... With Jools Holland (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2005 )  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for The 47th Annual Grammy AwardsThe 47th Annual Grammy Awards (TV Special) Himself - Performer  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Music Cares Person of the Year: Brian WilsonMusic Cares Person of the Year: Brian Wilson (TV Special) Himself - Performer  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Genius: A Night for Ray CharlesGenius: A Night for Ray Charles (TV Special) Himself  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Good Day LiveGood Day Live (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2004 )  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Concert for GeorgeConcert for George (Video) Himself  Less 2003 $70K
  • Primary photo for Let It Bleed: 40 Years of the Rolling StonesLet It Bleed: 40 Years of the Rolling Stones (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for American Bandstand's 50th Anniversary CelebrationAmerican Bandstand's 50th Anniversary Celebration (TV Movie) Himself - Performer  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Come Together: A Night for John Lennon's Words and MusicCome Together: A Night for John Lennon's Words and Music (TV Special) Himself  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for SparksSparks (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1996 )  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for The Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing ArtsThe Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing Arts (TV Special) Himself  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for Vicki!Vicki! (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1993 )  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for Un dia és un diaUn dia és un dia (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 1990 )  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for Pero ¿esto qué es?Pero ¿esto qué es? (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1990 )  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for Family Reunion: A Gospel Music CelebrationFamily Reunion: A Gospel Music Celebration (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for NightlifeNightlife (TV Series) Himself - Band Leader ( 1 episode, 1987 )  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for Liberty WeekendLiberty Weekend (TV Special) Himself  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for Motown Returns to the ApolloMotown Returns to the Apollo (TV Special) Himself  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for Blame It on the NightBlame It on the Night Himself  Less 1984 $201K
  • Primary photo for Na sowas!Na sowas! (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1984 )  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for The Glen Campbell Music ShowThe Glen Campbell Music Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode )  Less 1982–1983
  • Primary photo for The Compleat BeatlesThe Compleat Beatles (Video) Himself  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for Bio's BahnhofBio's Bahnhof (TV Series) Himself - Musician ( 1 episode, 1982 )  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for Laugh TraxLaugh Trax (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1982 )  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for Solid GoldSolid Gold (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1981 )  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for The Merv Griffin ShowThe Merv Griffin Show (TV Series) Himself - Vocalist ( 1 episode, 1981 )  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for Soul TrainSoul Train (TV Series) Himself ( 3 episodes, 1975–1981 )  Less 1975–1981
  • Primary photo for BandstandBandstand (TV Series) Himself ( 5 episodes, 1972–1981 )  Less 1972–1981
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  • Primary photo for The Marti Caine ShowThe Marti Caine Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1981 )  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for Top of the PopsTop of the Pops (TV Series) Himself ( 7 episodes, 1969–1980 )  Less 1969–1980
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  • Primary photo for The John Davidson ShowThe John Davidson Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1980 )  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for The Midnight SpecialThe Midnight Special (TV Series) Himself / Himself - Host ( 4 episodes, 1973–1980 )  Less 1973–1980
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  • Primary photo for The Mike Douglas ShowThe Mike Douglas Show (TV Series) Himself - Vocalist ( 4 episodes, 1975–1980 )  Less 1975–1980
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  • Primary photo for Search for a StarSearch for a Star (TV Series) Himself - Guest ( 1 episode, 1980 )  Less 1980
    • Special (Apr 5, 1980) Himself - Guest  Less
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Johnny CarsonThe Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (TV Series) Himself ( 3 episodes, 1973–1979 )  Less 1973–1979
  • Primary photo for Dinah!Dinah! (TV Series) Himself ( 3 episodes, 1974–1979 )  Less 1974–1979
  • Primary photo for Stony IslandStony Island Himself  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for Rolling Stone Magazine: The 10th AnniversaryRolling Stone Magazine: The 10th Anniversary (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for Donny and MarieDonny and Marie (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1976 )  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for Saturday Night LiveSaturday Night Live (TV Series) Himself - Musical Guest ( 1 episode, 1975 )  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for Les rendez-vous du dimancheLes rendez-vous du dimanche (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1975 )  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for In ConcertIn Concert (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1974 )  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for In ConcertIn Concert (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 1973–1974 )  Less 1973–1974
  • Primary photo for Rock ConcertRock Concert (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1974 )  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for The Helen Reddy ShowThe Helen Reddy Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1973 )  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for The Dick Cavett ShowThe Dick Cavett Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1972 )  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for The David Frost ShowThe David Frost Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1972 )  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for The Concert for BangladeshThe Concert for Bangladesh Himself  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for Engelbert with the Young GenerationEngelbert with the Young Generation (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1972 )  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for Beat-ClubBeat-Club (TV Series) Self ( 1 episode, 1972 )  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for Let It BeLet It Be Himself (uncredited)  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for Julie FelixJulie Felix (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1970 )  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for Playboy After DarkPlayboy After Dark (TV Series) Singer ( 1 episode )  Less 1969–1970
  • 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 ( 2 episodes, 1968–1969 )  Less 1968–1969
  • Primary photo for Bobbie GentryBobbie Gentry (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1969 )  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for Toast of the TownToast of the Town (TV Series) Himself / Himself - Governor of Maryland - Audience Bow ( 2 episodes, 1948–1967 )  Less 1948–1967
    • Episode #21.13 (Dec 3, 1967) Himself  Less
    • Episode #2.13 (Dec 5, 1948) Himself - Governor of Maryland - Audience Bow  Less
  • Primary photo for Where the Action IsWhere the Action Is (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 1966 )  Less 1966
  • Primary photo for Shindig!Shindig! (TV Series) Himself - Singer / Himself - Organist / Singer / Himself - Pianist ( 24 episodes, 1965–1966 )  Less 1965–1966
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  • Primary photo for Hollywood a Go GoHollywood a Go Go (TV Series) Himself - Singer / Pianist ( 1 episode, 1965 )  Less 1965
    • Episode #1.46 (Oct 30, 1965) Himself - Singer / Pianist  Less
  • Primary photo for ChopsticksChopsticks (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1958
  • Primary photo for The Nat King Cole ShowThe Nat King Cole Show (TV Series) Himself - Singer / Organist ( 1 episode, 1957 )  Less 1957
    • Episode #3.8 (Nov 5, 1957) Himself - Singer / Organist  Less
Archive Footage (6 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for Sounds of the 70s 2Sounds of the 70s 2 (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2012 )  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for UnsungUnsung (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2011 )  Less 2011
    • Billy Preston (Jul 25, 2011) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Before the Music DiesBefore the Music Dies Himself - 'Agent Double O Soul' (archive footage)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for When I Fall in Love: The One & Only Nat King ColeWhen I Fall in Love: The One & Only Nat King Cole (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for The Beatles AnthologyThe Beatles Anthology (TV Mini-series) Himself  Less 1995– 
  • Primary photo for Top of the PopsTop of the Pops (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 1980–1981 )  Less 1980–1981
Other (1 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS

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