Artie Shaw (1910–2004)

Soundtrack | Actor | Composer
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KNOWN FOR 
Flags of our Fathers (2006) | The Aviator (2004) | Raging Bull (1980)
AWARDS 
Nominated for 2 Oscars. More »
NICKNAME  
King of the Clarinet
BORN 
May 23, 1910 (died Dec 30, 2004)

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Past Film & Video (40 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for Live by NightLive by Night Performer ("Moonglow")  Less 2016 $108MM $10MM
  • Primary photo for AlliedAllied Writer ("Concerto For Clarinet")  Less 2016 $85MM $40MM
  • Primary photo for Danny SaysDanny Says Performer ("Begin the Beguine")  Less 2015 $700K $42K
  • Primary photo for 4242 Performer ("Moon Glow")  Less 2013 $40MM $95MM
  • Primary photo for Robert Williams Mr. Bitchin'Robert Williams Mr. Bitchin' Himself, Performer ("Begin the Beguine")  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Soul KitchenSoul Kitchen Performer ("La Paloma")  Less 2009 €4MM $274K
  • Primary photo for Hollywood Singing and Dancing: A Musical History - The 1930s: Dancing Away the Great DepressionHollywood Singing and Dancing: A Musical History - The 1930s: Dancing Away the Great Depression (Video) Music ("Concerto for Clarinet") (uncredited)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Tres caminosTres caminos Soundtrack ("My heart stood still", "This time the dream is on me")  Less 2008 $50K
  • Primary photo for Midnight SonMidnight Son (Short) Performer ("Moonglow")  Less 2007 $10K
  • Primary photo for Wristcutters: A Love StoryWristcutters: A Love Story Performer ("Gloomy Sunday")  Less 2006 $1MM $317K
  • Primary photo for Flags of our FathersFlags of our Fathers Performer ("Summit Ridge Drive"), Writer ("Summit Ridge Drive")  Less 2006 $90MM $34MM
  • Primary photo for Ask the DustAsk the Dust Performer ("Gloomy Sunday")  Less 2006 $743K
  • Primary photo for The Notorious Bettie PageThe Notorious Bettie Page Performer ("I Surrender, Dear")  Less 2005 $1.4MM
  • Primary photo for The AviatorThe Aviator Writer ("Nightmare" (1937))  Less 2004 $110MM $103MM
  • Primary photo for Gloomy SundayGloomy Sunday Soundtrack ("Gloomy Sunday")  Less 1999 $224K
  • Primary photo for Treasure IslandTreasure Island Soundtrack ("Nightmare")  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for The Life and Times of Hank GreenbergThe Life and Times of Hank Greenberg Performer ("Begin the Beguine")  Less 1998 $1.7MM
  • Primary photo for Such a Long JourneySuch a Long Journey Performer ("The Donkey Serenade")  Less 1998 $93K
  • Primary photo for The ImpostorsThe Impostors Performer ("I'm Comin' Virginia")  Less 1998 $2.2MM
  • Primary photo for LolitaLolita Performer ("Stardust")  Less 1997 $62MM $1.4MM
  • Primary photo for I Love You, Don't Touch Me!I Love You, Don't Touch Me! Performer ("Special Delivery Stomp"), Writer ("Special Delivery Stomp")  Less 1997 $34K
  • Primary photo for The JoustThe Joust (Short) Performer ("BEGINE THE BEGUINE")  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for My GirlMy Girl Performer ("Moonglow")  Less 1991 $17MM $60MM
  • Primary photo for The RocketeerThe Rocketeer Performer ("YOU'RE A SWEET LITTLE HEADACHE", "VILIA", "ANY OLD TIME", "ALL DRESSED UP AND NO PLACE TO GO"), Writer ("ANY OLD TIME")  Less 1991 $35MM $47MM
  • Primary photo for The Lunch DateThe Lunch Date (Short) Soundtrack ("I Don't Want To Walk Without You")  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for The Flame of FunctionalismThe Flame of Functionalism (Short) Performer ("Begin the Beguine")  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for Radio DaysRadio Days Performer ("Frenesi" (1939))  Less 1987 $16MM $15MM
  • Primary photo for Artie Shaw: Time Is All You've GotArtie Shaw: Time Is All You've Got Himself, Composer  Less 1985 $250K
  • Primary photo for Raging BullRaging Bull Performer ("Frenesi")  Less 1980 $18MM $23MM
  • Primary photo for The Man Who Fell to EarthThe Man Who Fell to Earth Performer ("Star Dust")  Less 1976 $100K
  • Primary photo for Aloha, Bobby and RoseAloha, Bobby and Rose Performer ("Begin the Beguine")  Less 1975 $60K $35MM
  • Primary photo for Night TrainNight Train Theme ("Moon Ray")  Less 1959
  • Primary photo for The Five PenniesThe Five Pennies Music ("Back Bay Shuffle" (1938)) (uncredited)  Less 1959
  • Primary photo for The Big StoreThe Big Store Lyrics ("If It's You" (1941)), Music ("If It's You" (1941))  Less 1941
  • Primary photo for Second ChorusSecond Chorus Artie Shaw, Composer, Music ("Everything's Jumping" (uncredited), "Would You Like to Be the Love of My Life", "Double Mellow" (uncredited), "Would You Like to Be the Love of My Life" (reprise), "Concerto for Clarinet" (uncredited)), Performer ("Everything's Jumping" (uncredited), "Would You Like to Be the Love of My Life", "I'm Yours" (uncredited), "Double Mellow" (uncredited), "Concerto for Clarinet" (uncredited))  Less 1940
  • Primary photo for Symphony of SwingSymphony of Swing (Short) Himself, Performer ("Alone Together", "Jeepers Creepers", "Deep Purple", "Lady Be Good") (uncredited)  Less 1939
  • Primary photo for Dancing Co-EdDancing Co-Ed Artie Shaw, Performer ("Gangbusters") (uncredited), Writer ("Nightmare" (1938), "Non-Stop Flight" (1937), "Gangbusters", "Traffic Jam" (1939), "Double Mellow") (uncredited)  Less 1939 $425K
  • Primary photo for Artie Shaw and His OrchestraArtie Shaw and His Orchestra (Short) Himself - Bandleader, Performer ("Nightmare", "Begin the Beguine", "Let's Stop the Clock", "Non-Stop Flight", "Pross Tchai"), Writer ("Nightmare", "Non-Stop Flight")  Less 1939
  • Primary photo for Artie Shaw's Class in SwingArtie Shaw's Class in Swing (Short) Himself, Performer ("Free Wheeling", "I Have Eyes", "Shoot The Likker To Me John Boy")  Less 1939
  • Primary photo for The Yacht PartyThe Yacht Party (Short) Orchestra Member (uncredited)  Less 1932
Past Television (9 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for American Horror StoryAmerican Horror Story (TV Series) Writer ("Nightmare") ( 1 episode, 2011 )  Less 2011 1
  • Primary photo for Mildred PierceMildred Pierce (TV Mini-series) Performer ("Frenesi") ( 1 episode, 2011 )  Less 2011 1
    • Part Five (Apr 10, 2011) Performer ("Frenesi")  Less
  • Primary photo for Grey GardensGrey Gardens (TV Movie) Performer ("All the Things You Are")  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for The SopranosThe Sopranos (TV Series) Performer ("Comes Love") ( 1 episode, 2006 ) , Performer ("Stardust") ( 1 episode, 2004 )  Less 2004–2006 2
    • Members Only (Mar 12, 2006) Performer ("Comes Love") (uncredited)  Less
    • Marco Polo (Apr 25, 2004) Performer ("Stardust") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for LivshungerLivshunger (TV Series) Soundtrack ( 1 episode, 2002 )  Less 2002 1
  • Primary photo for Frank's PlaceFrank's Place (TV Series) Performer ("Blues in the Night") ( 1 episode, 1987 )  Less 1987 1
    • Pilot (Sep 14, 1987) Performer ("Blues in the Night") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for CrashCrash (TV Movie) Elderly Passenger  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for Police WomanPolice Woman (TV Series) Actor ( 1 episode, 1975 )  Less 1975 1
  • Primary photo for McCloudMcCloud (TV Series) Fire Chief ( 1 episode, 1973 )  Less 1973 1
Self (21 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for Sinatra: Dark StarSinatra: Dark Star (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for American MastersAmerican Masters (TV Series) Himself - Musician / Bandleader / Himself, swing band leader ( 2 episodes, 1986–2004 )  Less 1986–2004
  • Primary photo for Jazz Legends Live Part 1Jazz Legends Live Part 1 (Video) Self  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Artie Shaw: Quest for PerfectionArtie Shaw: Quest for Perfection (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Begin the BeguineBegin the Beguine (Video) Himself  Less 2003
  • 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 JazzJazz (TV Mini-series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 2001 )  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Dreaming of a White Christmas the Life & Music of Irving BerlinDreaming of a White Christmas the Life & Music of Irving Berlin (TV Movie) Herself  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for Bix: 'Ain't None of Them Play Like Him Yet'Bix: 'Ain't None of Them Play Like Him Yet' Himself - Interviewee  Less 1981 CAD 240K
  • Primary photo for The Hollywood GreatsThe Hollywood Greats (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1978 )  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for All You Need Is LoveAll You Need Is Love (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1977 )  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Johnny CarsonThe Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (TV Series) Himself / Himself - Guest ( 19 episodes, 1962–1973 )  Less 1962–1973
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  • Primary photo for The Mike Douglas ShowThe Mike Douglas Show (TV Series) Himself - Bandleader / Himself - Musician / Author / Clarinetist ( 6 episodes, 1969–1971 )  Less 1969–1971
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  • Primary photo for The David Frost ShowThe David Frost Show (TV Series) Himself - Guest Host / Himself ( 3 episodes, 1969–1970 )  Less 1969–1970
  • Primary photo for That Regis Philbin ShowThat Regis Philbin Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1964 )  Less 1964
  • Primary photo for Your First ImpressionYour First Impression (TV Series) Himself - Guest ( 1 episode, 1963 )  Less 1963
  • Primary photo for The Tonight ShowThe Tonight Show (TV Series) Himself - Clarinetist ( 1 episode, 1962 )  Less 1962
    • Episode #1.53 (Jun 13, 1962) Himself - Clarinetist  Less
  • Primary photo for Tonight Starring Jack PaarTonight Starring Jack Paar (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1962 )  Less 1962
  • Primary photo for The Jackie Gleason ShowThe Jackie Gleason Show (TV Series) Himself - Clarinetist ( 1 episode, 1953 )  Less 1953
  • Primary photo for What's My Line?What's My Line? (TV Series) Himself - Mystery Guest / Himself - Guest Panelist ( 2 episodes, 1950–1952 )  Less 1950–1952
  • Primary photo for Adventures in JazzAdventures in Jazz (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1949 )  Less 1949
Archive Footage (7 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for Io sono Tony Scott, ovvero come l'Italia fece fuori il più grande clarinettista del jazzIo sono Tony Scott, ovvero come l'Italia fece fuori il più grande clarinettista del jazz Himself (archive footage)  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Great PerformancesGreat Performances (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2005 )  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Broadway: The American MusicalBroadway: The American Musical (TV Mini-series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2004 )  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for ReputationsReputations (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2001 )  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for BiographyBiography (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1997 )  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for Jazz BallJazz Ball (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1956
  • Primary photo for From the Ends of the EarthFrom the Ends of the Earth (Short) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1939

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