Doc Severinsen

Music Department | Soundtrack | Actor
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KNOWN FOR 
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (1967-1992) | Get Happy (1973) | Sandy in Disneyland (1974)
AKA 
Carl Severinsen
BORN 
Jul 7, 1927 (age 90)

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Past Film & Video (8 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Talk to MeTalk to Me Performer ("Johnny's Theme")  Less 2007 $4.5MM / —
  • Primary photo for GracieGracie Performer ("The Tonight Show")  Less 2007 $9MM $3MM / $3MM
  • Primary photo for Isn't She GreatIsn't She Great Performer ("Johnny's Theme")  Less 2000 $44MM $3MM / $3MM
  • Primary photo for Fatal InstinctFatal Instinct Guest Musician  Less 1993 $7.9MM / —
  • Primary photo for Sharky's MachineSharky's Machine Performer ("Sexercise", "High Energy")  Less 1981 $36MM / —
  • Primary photo for The Fish That Saved PittsburghThe Fish That Saved Pittsburgh Performer ("A Theme For L.A.'s Team")  Less 1979 $8.3MM / —
  • Primary photo for Satan in High HeelsSatan in High Heels Musician (trumpet)  Less 1962
  • Primary photo for Nude on the MoonNude on the Moon Performer ("Moon Doll")  Less 1961
Past Television (16 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy FallonThe Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) Himself - Guest Musician ( 1 episode, 2015 ) , Performer ("Johnny's Theme") ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015 1
    • Ellen DeGeneres/Neil Young (Feb 3, 2015) Himself - Guest Musician, Performer ("Johnny's Theme") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Late Show with David LettermanLate Show with David Letterman (TV Series) Musical Director ('Here's That Rainy Day') ( 1 episode, 2005 ) , Himself ( 1 episode, 2005 ) , Performer ("Here's That Rainy Day") ( 1 episode, 2005 )  Less 2005 1
  • Primary photo for The Larry Sanders ShowThe Larry Sanders Show (TV Series) Doc Severinsen ( 1 episode, 1993 )  Less 1993 1
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Johnny CarsonThe Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (TV Series) Himself - Bandleader / Himself - Substitute Announcer ( 29 episodes, 1969–1992 ) , Musical Director ( 18 episodes, 1969–1991 ) , Musical Conductor ( 9 episodes, 1973–1992 ) , Himslef ( 1 episode, 1981 ) , Performer ("Christmas Medley", "Santa Claus is Coming to Town", "The Christmas Song", "Jingle Bells", "White Christmas") ( 1 episode, 1975 ) , Musical Coordinator ( 1 episode, 1976 ) , Performer ("Happy Go Lucky Local") ( 1 episode, 1984 ) , Music Coordinator ( 1 episode, 1983 )  Less 1969–1992 32
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  • Primary photo for CheersCheers (TV Series) Doc Severinsen ( 1 episode, 1992 )  Less 1992 1
  • Primary photo for Coming of AgeComing of Age (TV Series) Theme Performed By ( 1 episode, 1989 )  Less 1989 1
  • Primary photo for Designing WomenDesigning Women (TV Series) Performer (theme song) ( 44 episodes, 1986–1988 )  Less 1986–1988 44
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  • Primary photo for In Performance at the White House: A Tribute to American Music - Jerome KernIn Performance at the White House: A Tribute to American Music - Jerome Kern (TV Movie) Himself, Performer ("Smoke Gets In Your Eyes", "Old Man River/Finale")  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for NBC Special TreatNBC Special Treat (TV Series) Doc ( 1 episode, 1980 )  Less 1980 1
  • Primary photo for The 29th Annual Primetime Emmy AwardsThe 29th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Musical Director  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for Dinah!Dinah! (TV Series) Performer ("Melody (Aria)") ( 1 episode, 1977 ) , Himself ( 1 episode, 1977 )  Less 1977 1
    • Episode #3.75 (Jan 10, 1977) Himself, Performer ("Melody (Aria)")  Less
  • Primary photo for The Bionic WomanThe Bionic Woman (TV Series) Muffin Calhoon ( 1 episode, 1976 ) , Performer ("Country Road" ("You can fly like an eagle")) ( 1 episode, 1976 )  Less 1976 1
    • Road to Nashville (Oct 20, 1976) Muffin Calhoon, Performer ("Country Road" ("You can fly like an eagle"))  Less
  • Primary photo for Love, American StyleLove, American Style (TV Series) Rollo (segment "Love and the Cover") ( 1 episode, 1973 )  Less 1973 1
  • Primary photo for BonanzaBonanza (TV Series) Hotel Manager ( 1 episode, 1972 )  Less 1972 1
  • Primary photo for The Kraft Music HallThe Kraft Music Hall (TV Series) Performer ("The More I See You", "Malaguena") ( 1 episode, 1968 ) , Himself ( 1 episode, 1968 )  Less 1968 1
    • Episode #1.36 (Jul 24, 1968) Himself, Performer ("The More I See You", "Malaguena") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Tonight!Tonight! (TV Series) Musician (trumpet) ( 76 episodes, 1953–1957 )  Less 1953–1957 76
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Self (60 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for WGN Morning NewsWGN Morning News (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy FallonThe Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) Himself - Guest Musician ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Mr. Baseball, Bob UeckerMr. Baseball, Bob Uecker (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for American MastersAmerican Masters (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2012 )  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for I Stand CorrectedI Stand Corrected Himself  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Pioneers of TelevisionPioneers of Television (TV Mini-series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Late Show with David LettermanLate Show with David Letterman (TV Series) Himself ( 5 episodes, 1994–2005 )  Less 1994–2005
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  • Primary photo for Charlie RoseCharlie Rose (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2005 )  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Larry King LiveLarry King Live (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2005 )  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Television: The First Fifty YearsTelevision: The First Fifty Years (Video) Himself - Interviewee  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for The Johnny Carson Collection, His Favorite Moments from 'The Tonight Show': 1962-1992The Johnny Carson Collection, His Favorite Moments from 'The Tonight Show': 1962-1992 (Video) Himself  Less 1994
  • 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 The Arsenio Hall ShowThe Arsenio Hall Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1992 )  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Johnny CarsonThe Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (TV Series) Himself - Bandleader / Himself / Himself - Substitute Announcer / Himself - bandleader / Herself - Bandleader / Herself / Himself - Guest / Himself - Announcer / Himself - Bandleade / Himself - Bandelader / Himself - Substitute Annoncer / Himself - Bandlleader / Himself - Substiture Annoncer ( 3,801 episodes, 1967–1992 )  Less 1967–1992
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  • Primary photo for Dame Edna's HollywoodDame Edna's Hollywood (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1991 )  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for One on One with John TeshOne on One with John Tesh (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1991 )  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for Johnny Carson's 29th AnniversaryJohnny Carson's 29th Anniversary (TV Special) Himself  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for The Ice Capades with Jason Bateman and Alyssa MilanoThe Ice Capades with Jason Bateman and Alyssa Milano (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for The 15th Annual People's Choice AwardsThe 15th Annual People's Choice Awards (TV Special) Himself - Presenter  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for 1989 MLB All-Star Game1989 MLB All-Star Game (TV Special) Himself - National Anthem  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for Comic Relief IIIComic Relief III (TV Special) Himself  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for One for the RoadOne for the Road (TV Short) Himself  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for The New Hollywood SquaresThe New Hollywood Squares (TV Series) Himself - Panelist ( 7 episodes, 1987–1988 )  Less 1987–1988
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  • Primary photo for It's Garry Shandling's Show.It's Garry Shandling's Show. (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1987 )  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for The 29th Annual Grammy AwardsThe 29th Annual Grammy Awards (TV Special) Himself  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for NBC 60th Anniversary CelebrationNBC 60th Anniversary Celebration (TV Special) Himself  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for Comic ReliefComic Relief (TV Special) Himself  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for Late Night with David LettermanLate Night with David Letterman (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1985 )  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson 22nd AnniversaryTonight Show Starring Johnny Carson 22nd Anniversary (TV Special) Himself - Bandleader  Less 1984 $2MM
  • Primary photo for Salute!Salute! (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1983 )  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson 20th AnniversaryTonight Show Starring Johnny Carson 20th Anniversary (TV Special) Himself  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson 19th Anniversary SpecialThe Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson 19th Anniversary Special (TV Special) Himself / Bandleader  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for Johnny Carson's 18th Anniversary SpecialJohnny Carson's 18th Anniversary Special (TV Special) Himself  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for Uptown: A Tribute to the Apollo TheatreUptown: A Tribute to the Apollo Theatre (TV Special) Himself  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for Horas doradasHoras doradas (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1980 )  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for The Hollywood SquaresThe Hollywood Squares (TV Series) Himself - Panelist ( 17 episodes, 1973–1980 )  Less 1973–1980
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  • Primary photo for Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson 17th Anniversary SpecialTonight Show Starring Johnny Carson 17th Anniversary Special (TV Special) Himself  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for Live WednesdayLive Wednesday (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1978 )  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for Vega$Vega$ (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1978 )  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for DisneylandDisneyland (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1978 )  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for The Jim Nabors ShowThe Jim Nabors Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1978 )  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for The Mike Douglas ShowThe Mike Douglas Show (TV Series) Himself - Musician / Himself - Trumpeter ( 4 episodes, 1964–1978 )  Less 1964–1978
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  • Primary photo for The Comedy ShopThe Comedy Shop (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1978 )  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for Happy Birthday, Las VegasHappy Birthday, Las Vegas (TV Special) Himself  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for Dinah!Dinah! (TV Series) Himself ( 8 episodes, 1975–1977 )  Less 1975–1977
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  • Primary photo for The 4th Annual American Music AwardsThe 4th Annual American Music Awards (TV Special) Himself  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for Sandy in DisneylandSandy in Disneyland (TV Special) Himself  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for The Dean Martin ShowThe Dean Martin Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1973 )  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for The Merv Griffin ShowThe Merv Griffin Show (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 1973 )  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for Get HappyGet Happy (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for Timex All-Star Swing FestivalTimex All-Star Swing Festival (TV Special) Himself - Host  Less 1972 $400K
  • Primary photo for The Jerry Reed When You're Hot You're Hot HourThe Jerry Reed When You're Hot You're Hot Hour (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1972 )  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for Laugh-InLaugh-In (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1971 )  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for The David Frost ShowThe David Frost Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1971 )  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for He Said, She SaidHe Said, She Said (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 1970 )  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for DellaDella (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1969 )  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for The Joan Rivers ShowThe Joan Rivers Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1969 )  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for The Kraft Music HallThe Kraft Music Hall (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1968 )  Less 1968
  • Primary photo for Captain KangarooCaptain Kangaroo (TV Series) Himself - Trumpet ( 1 episode, 1960 )  Less 1960
  • Primary photo for The Subject Is JazzThe Subject Is Jazz (TV Series) Himself ( 8 episodes, 1958 )  Less 1958
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Archive Footage (4 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Entertainment TonightEntertainment Tonight (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2017 )  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for The InsiderThe Insider (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Mr. Warmth: The Don Rickles ProjectMr. Warmth: The Don Rickles Project Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2007 $500K
  • Primary photo for The Winds of WhoopieThe Winds of Whoopie (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1983
Domestic gross includes USA and Canada.

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