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Bobby Troup (1918–1999)

Actor | Soundtrack | Composer
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KNOWN FOR 
MASH (1970) | Emergency! (1972-1978) | Gangster Squad (2013)
AKA 
Bobby & Julie | Robert W. Troup Jr.
BORN 
Oct 18, 1918 (died Feb 7, 1999)

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Past Film & Video (54 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for I Am Not Your NegroI Am Not Your Negro Writer ("Route 66")  Less 2016 $7.1MM / —
  • Primary photo for Nat King Cole: Afraid of the DarkNat King Cole: Afraid of the Dark Writer ("(Get Your Kicks on) Route 66")  Less 2014 $250K
  • Primary photo for Gangster SquadGangster Squad Writer ("Route 66")  Less 2013 $60MM $46MM / $105MM
  • Primary photo for DisgraceDisgrace Writer ("Girl Talk")  Less 2008 $10MM $67K / —
  • Primary photo for P2P2 Writer ("I'd Like You For Christmas")  Less 2007 $8MM $4MM / —
  • Primary photo for Fergie: ClumsyFergie: Clumsy (Video) Music Department  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Knocked UpKnocked Up Writer ("Clumsy")  Less 2007 $30MM $149MM / $219MM
  • Primary photo for Radio Disney Jams, Vol. 9: Bonus DVDRadio Disney Jams, Vol. 9: Bonus DVD (Video) Writer ("Route 66")  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for HollywoodlandHollywoodland Writer ("The Girl Can't Help It")  Less 2006 $28MM $14MM / —
  • Primary photo for CarsCars Writer ("Route 66")  Less 2006 $120MM $244MM / $218MM
  • Primary photo for RVRV Writer ("Route 66!")  Less 2006 $65MM $72MM / $88MM
  • Primary photo for RayRay Writer ("Route 66")  Less 2004 $40MM $75MM / $125MM
  • Primary photo for Charlotte GrayCharlotte Gray Writer ("Daddy")  Less 2001 $20MM $668K / —
  • Primary photo for Russian DollRussian Doll Performer ("Watch What Happens")  Less 2001 $127K / —
  • Primary photo for Nothing to LoseNothing to Lose Writer ("Route 66")  Less 1997 $25MM $44MM / $21MM
  • Primary photo for Circle of FriendsCircle of Friends Writer ("The Girl Can't Help It")  Less 1995 $23MM / —
  • Primary photo for KaliforniaKalifornia Writer (" (Get Your Kicks on) Route 66") (as Bob Troup)  Less 1993 $9MM $2.4MM / —
  • Primary photo for Depeche Mode: 101Depeche Mode: 101 Writer ("Route 66") (as Robert William Troup)  Less 1989 $200K
  • Primary photo for Earth Girls Are EasyEarth Girls Are Easy Writer ("ROUTE 66")  Less 1988 $10MM $3.9MM / —
  • Primary photo for Route 66Route 66 Special Thanks  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for The Wild LifeThe Wild Life Writer ("THE GIRL CAN'T HELP IT")  Less 1984 $11MM / —
  • Primary photo for Sharky's MachineSharky's Machine Soundtrack ("Sharky's Theme", "Let's Keep Dancing", "Route 66", "Love Theme from Sharky's Machine", "8 To 5 I Lose") (as B. Troup)  Less 1981 $36MM / —
  • Primary photo for 19411941 Lyrics ("Daddy"), Music ("Daddy")  Less 1979 $35MM $32MM / $92MM
  • Primary photo for Teenage Cover GirlsTeenage Cover Girls Writer ("The Girl Can't Help It") (uncredited)  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for Pink FlamingosPink Flamingos Soundtrack ("The Girl Can't Help It")  Less 1972 $10K $180K / $1.2MM
  • Primary photo for The Blue HourThe Blue Hour Lyrics ("Tania", "You're a Woman")  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for MASHMASH Sgt. Gorman  Less 1970 $3.5MM $82MM / —
  • Primary photo for Number OneNumber One Harvey Hess  Less 1969 $1MM
  • Primary photo for Mondo TrashoMondo Trasho Writer ("The Girl Can't Help It")  Less 1969 $2K
  • Primary photo for BanningBanning Cappy Sullivan (uncredited)  Less 1967
  • Primary photo for First to FightFirst to Fight Lt. Overman, Lyrics ("Daddy"), Music ("Daddy"), Performer ("Daddy")  Less 1967
  • Primary photo for HarlowHarlow Music ("Girl Talk")  Less 1965 $2.5MM
  • Primary photo for The Gene Krupa StoryThe Gene Krupa Story Tommy Dorsey  Less 1959
  • Primary photo for The Five PenniesThe Five Pennies Artie Schutt  Less 1959
  • Primary photo for A Question of AdulteryA Question of Adultery Lyrics ("My Strange Affair"), Music ("My Strange Affair")  Less 1958
  • Primary photo for Man of the WestMan of the West Soundtrack ("Man of the West")  Less 1958 $1.5MM
  • Primary photo for Voice in the MirrorVoice in the Mirror Writer ("VOICE IN THE MIRROR")  Less 1958
  • Primary photo for The High Cost of LovingThe High Cost of Loving Steve Heyward  Less 1958
  • Primary photo for Will Success Spoil Rock Hunter?Will Success Spoil Rock Hunter? Soundtrack ("You Got It Made")  Less 1957
  • Primary photo for Bop Girl Goes CalypsoBop Girl Goes Calypso Robert Hilton  Less 1957
  • Primary photo for The River's EdgeThe River's Edge Soundtrack ("The River's Edge")  Less 1957
  • Primary photo for Rock, Pretty BabyRock, Pretty Baby Lyrics ("Rockabye Lullaby Blues", "Picnic By The Sea"), Music ("Rockabye Lullaby Blues", "Picnic By The Sea")  Less 1956
  • Primary photo for The Girl Can't Help ItThe Girl Can't Help It Lyrics ("The Girl Can't Help It", "Rock Around The Rock Pile"), Music ("The Girl Can't Help It", "Rock Around The Rock Pile"), Writer ("You Got It Made") (uncredited)  Less 1956
  • Primary photo for The Great ManThe Great Man Lyrics ("The Meaning of the Blues"), Music ("The Meaning of the Blues")  Less 1956
  • Primary photo for The Nat 'King' Cole Musical StoryThe Nat 'King' Cole Musical Story (Short) Writer ("Route 66") (as Bob Troup)  Less 1955
  • Primary photo for Gentlemen Marry BrunettesGentlemen Marry Brunettes Lyrics ("Daddy"), Music ("Daddy")  Less 1955
  • Primary photo for The Blue VeilThe Blue Veil Writer ("Daddy")  Less 1951
  • Primary photo for Mr. ImperiumMr. Imperium Specialty: California Cowboy (uncredited)  Less 1951
  • Primary photo for Route 66Route 66 (Short) Lyrics ("Route 66"), Music ("Route 66")  Less 1951
  • Primary photo for Duchess of IdahoDuchess of Idaho Band Member-Singer (uncredited)  Less 1950
  • Primary photo for Three Daring DaughtersThree Daring Daughters Writer ("ROUTE 66") (uncredited)  Less 1948
  • Primary photo for I'll Be YoursI'll Be Yours Writer ("Hey Daddy") (uncredited)  Less 1947
  • Primary photo for Red Hot Riding HoodRed Hot Riding Hood (Short) Writer ("Daddy" (1941)) (uncredited)  Less 1943
  • Primary photo for Two Latins from ManhattanTwo Latins from Manhattan Writer ("Daddy")  Less 1941
Past Television (66 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Morfi, todos a la mesaMorfi, todos a la mesa (TV Series) Writer ("Ruta 66") ( 1 episode, 2017 )  Less 2017 1
  • Primary photo for Show Jana KrauseShow Jana Krause (TV Series) Lyrics ("Route 66") ( 1 episode, 2016 ) , Music ("Route 66") ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016 1
  • Primary photo for The Joy of the SingleThe Joy of the Single (TV Movie) Writer ("The Girl Can't Help It") (uncredited)  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show with Jay LenoThe Tonight Show with Jay Leno (TV Series) Writer ("(Get Your Kicks on) Route 66") ( 1 episode, 2012 )  Less 2012 1
    • Episode #20.148 (May 22, 2012) Writer ("(Get Your Kicks on) Route 66") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for No me la puc treure del capNo me la puc treure del cap (TV Series) Writer ("Route 66") ( 1 episode, 2012 )  Less 2012 1
  • Primary photo for Rock SuomiRock Suomi (TV Series) Writer ("Route 66") ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010 1
  • Primary photo for TremeTreme (TV Series) Writer ("Route 66") ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010 1
  • Primary photo for A Touch of FrostA Touch of Frost (TV Series) Writer ("Route 66") ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010 1
  • Primary photo for My Music: The Big Band YearsMy Music: The Big Band Years (TV Movie) Writer ("Daddy") (uncredited)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Dancing with the StarsDancing with the Stars (TV Series) Writer ("The Girl Can't Help It") ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2008 1
    • Round 3 (Oct 6, 2008) Writer ("The Girl Can't Help It") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for No disparen al pianistaNo disparen al pianista (TV Series) Writer ("Route 66") ( 1 episode, 2007 )  Less 2007 1
    • Episode #1.4 (Dec 27, 2007) Writer ("Route 66")  Less
  • Primary photo for American MastersAmerican Masters (TV Series) Writer ("(Get Your Kicks on) Route 66") ( 1 episode, 2007 )  Less 2007 1
  • Primary photo for Hidden PalmsHidden Palms (TV Series) Writer ("Route 66") ( 1 episode, 2007 ) , Performer ("Route 66") ( 1 episode, 2007 )  Less 2007 1
    • Ghosts (Jun 6, 2007) Performer ("Route 66"), Writer ("Route 66")  Less
  • Primary photo for So You Think You Can DanceSo You Think You Can Dance (TV Series) Writer ("Route 66") ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006 1
  • Primary photo for The 4400The 4400 (TV Series) Writer ("Route 66") ( 1 episode, 2005 )  Less 2005 1
    • Rebirth (Jul 31, 2005) Writer ("Route 66") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Australian IdolAustralian Idol (TV Series) Writer ("Route 66") ( 1 episode, 2004 )  Less 2004 1
  • Primary photo for American Idol: The Search for a SuperstarAmerican Idol: The Search for a Superstar (TV Series) Writer ("Route 66") ( 1 episode, 2002 )  Less 2002 1
  • Primary photo for Art That Shook the WorldArt That Shook the World (TV Series) Writer ("Their Hearts Were Full of Spring") ( 1 episode, 2002 )  Less 2002 1
    • The Beach Boys: Pet Sounds (Jul 20, 2002) Writer ("Their Hearts Were Full of Spring") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Estradilla: Topi Sorsakoski - kulkukoiraEstradilla: Topi Sorsakoski - kulkukoira (TV Movie) Writer ("Valtatie 66 (Route 66)")  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Hollywood Rocks the Movies: The Early Years (1955-1970)Hollywood Rocks the Movies: The Early Years (1955-1970) (TV Movie) Writer ("Rock Around the Rock Pile", "The Girl Can't Help It")  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Nothing Too Good for a CowboyNothing Too Good for a Cowboy (TV Series) Writer ("Girl Talk") ( 1 episode, 1999 )  Less 1999 1
    • The Stud (Jan 22, 1999) Writer ("Girl Talk") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Hidden Hollywood: Treasures from the 20th Century Fox Film VaultsHidden Hollywood: Treasures from the 20th Century Fox Film Vaults (TV Movie) Writer ("Daddy")  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for The Beatles AnthologyThe Beatles Anthology (TV Mini-series) Writer ("The Girl Can't Help It")  Less 1995– 
  • Primary photo for Rebel HighwayRebel Highway (TV Series) Writer ("The Girl Can't Help It") ( 1 episode, 1994 )  Less 1994 1
  • Primary photo for Shake, Rattle and Rock!Shake, Rattle and Rock! (TV Movie) Writer ("THE GIRL CAN'T HELP IT")  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Johnny CarsonThe Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (TV Series) Musical Guest ( 1 episode, 1972 ) , Writer (" (Get Your Kicks On) Route 66" (1946)) ( 1 episode, 1992 )  Less 1972–1992 2
    • Episode #11.39 (Feb 28, 1972) Musical Guest  Less
    • Episode dated 22 May 1992 (May 22, 1992) Writer (" (Get Your Kicks On) Route 66" (1946)) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Brides of ChristBrides of Christ (TV Mini-series) Writer ("Route 66")  Less 1991– 
  • Primary photo for 227227 (TV Series) Writer ("Girl Talk") ( 1 episode, 1985 )  Less 1985 1
  • Primary photo for Simon & SimonSimon & Simon (TV Series) Dorian Miller ( 1 episode, 1985 )  Less 1985 1
  • Primary photo for The 25th ManThe 25th Man (TV Movie) Paul Burton  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for The RebelsThe Rebels (TV Movie) Sam Gill  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for The Two RonniesThe Two Ronnies (TV Series) Writer ("Snootie Little Cutie") ( 1 episode, 1979 )  Less 1979 1
    • Episode #7.2 (Jan 1, 1979) Writer ("Snootie Little Cutie")  Less
  • Primary photo for Emergency!Emergency! (TV Series) Dr. Joe Early ( 126 episodes, 1972–1978 )  Less 1972–1978 126
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  • Primary photo for Fantasy IslandFantasy Island (TV Series) Johnny Fox ( 1 episode, 1978 )  Less 1978 1
  • Primary photo for Flying HighFlying High (TV Series) Paramedic ( 1 episode, 1978 )  Less 1978 1
  • Primary photo for The Hardy Boys/Nancy Drew MysteriesThe Hardy Boys/Nancy Drew Mysteries (TV Series) Piano Player ( 1 episode, 1978 ) , Lyrics ("The Three Bears") ( 1 episode, 1978 ) , Performer ("The Three Bears") ( 1 episode, 1978 )  Less 1978 1
    • Voodoo Doll: Part 1 (Feb 12, 1978) Piano Player, Lyrics ("The Three Bears"), Performer ("The Three Bears")  Less
  • Primary photo for Top of the PopsTop of the Pops (TV Series) Writer ("Daddy Cool/The Girl Can't Help It") ( 4 episodes, 1977 )  Less 1977 4
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  • Primary photo for Benny and Barney: Las Vegas UndercoverBenny and Barney: Las Vegas Undercover (TV Movie) Paul Mizener  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for Adam-12Adam-12 (TV Series) Dr. Joe Early / Michael Hayes ( 2 episodes, 1972 )  Less 1972 2
  • Primary photo for McMillan & WifeMcMillan & Wife (TV Series) Errol Wilson ( 1 episode, 1972 )  Less 1972 1
  • Primary photo for The Name of the GameThe Name of the Game (TV Series) Slip Sherman ( 1 episode, 1970 )  Less 1970 1
  • Primary photo for MannixMannix (TV Series) Bobby / Bobby Troup ( 2 episodes, 1969–1970 )  Less 1969–1970 2
  • Primary photo for Dragnet 1967Dragnet 1967 (TV Series) Harry Mahan / Claude Stroup / Richard Clinger / Al Amory ( 4 episodes, 1967–1969 )  Less 1967–1969 4
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  • Primary photo for Dragnet 1966Dragnet 1966 (TV Movie) George Freeman  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for The Big ValleyThe Big Valley (TV Series) Piano Player ( 1 episode, 1968 ) , Writer ("The Happy Road") ( 1 episode, 1968 )  Less 1968 1
    • They Called Her Delilah (Sep 30, 1968) Piano Player (uncredited), Writer ("The Happy Road")  Less
  • Primary photo for Petticoat JunctionPetticoat Junction (TV Series) Lyrics ("Girl Talk") ( 1 episode, 1967 )  Less 1967 1
  • Primary photo for Adam Adamant Lives!Adam Adamant Lives! (TV Series) Writer ("Route 66") ( 1 episode, 1966 )  Less 1966 1
  • Primary photo for Shindig!Shindig! (TV Series) Writer ("Route 66") ( 2 episodes, 1965 ) , Writer ("The Girl Can't Help It") ( 2 episodes, 1964–1965 )  Less 1964–1965 4
    • Episode #2.21 (Nov 27, 1965) Writer ("Route 66")  Less
    • Episode #2.1 (Sep 16, 1965) Writer ("The Girl Can't Help It")  Less
    • Episode #1.46 (Jul 28, 1965) Writer ("Route 66")  Less
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  • Primary photo for Perry MasonPerry Mason (TV Series) Smitty / Bongo White / Buzzie ( 3 episodes, 1959–1965 ) , Writer ("Jaded Joker Theme") ( 1 episode, 1959 ) , Performer ("Jaded Joker Theme") ( 1 episode, 1959 )  Less 1959–1965 3
  • Primary photo for Vacation PlayhouseVacation Playhouse (TV Series) Gardner ( 1 episode, 1964 )  Less 1964 1
  • Primary photo for 77 Sunset Strip77 Sunset Strip (TV Series) Vic Connors ( 1 episode, 1963 )  Less 1963 1
    • 88 Bars (Nov 1, 1963) Vic Connors  Less
  • Primary photo for Sam BenedictSam Benedict (TV Series) Calvin ( 1 episode, 1963 )  Less 1963 1
  • Primary photo for Alcoa PremiereAlcoa Premiere (TV Series) Sam Wagner ( 1 episode, 1963 )  Less 1963 1
  • Primary photo for King of DiamondsKing of Diamonds (TV Series) Jimmy Marlin ( 1 episode, 1962 )  Less 1962 1
  • Primary photo for Surfside 6Surfside 6 (TV Series) Dooley Baker ( 1 episode, 1962 )  Less 1962 1
  • Primary photo for The Jack Benny ProgramThe Jack Benny Program (TV Series) Writer ("Daddy") ( 1 episode, 1962 )  Less 1962 1
  • Primary photo for AcapulcoAcapulco (TV Series) Bobby ( 1 episode, 1961 )  Less 1961 1
  • Primary photo for RawhideRawhide (TV Series) Nelson Hoyt ( 1 episode, 1960 )  Less 1960 1
  • Primary photo for MarkhamMarkham (TV Series) Andy Parker ( 1 episode, 1960 )  Less 1960 1
  • Primary photo for Mr. LuckyMr. Lucky (TV Series) Drummer at 'The Beat Nick' ( 1 episode, 1959 )  Less 1959 1
    • Little Miss Wow (Dec 12, 1959) Drummer at 'The Beat Nick' (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Some of Manie's FriendsSome of Manie's Friends (TV Movie) Writer ("Daddy") (uncredited)  Less 1959
  • Primary photo for Peter GunnPeter Gunn (TV Series) Writer ("The Meaning of the Blues") ( 1 episode, 1958 )  Less 1958 1
    • Lynn's Blues (Nov 3, 1958) Writer ("The Meaning of the Blues")  Less
  • Primary photo for The Bob Cummings ShowThe Bob Cummings Show (TV Series) 'Spaceman' Palowski ( 1 episode, 1957 )  Less 1957 1
  • Primary photo for The Nat King Cole ShowThe Nat King Cole Show (TV Series) Writer ("Route 66") ( 1 episode, 1956 )  Less 1956 1
    • Episode #1.9 (Dec 31, 1956) Writer ("Route 66") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Show Time at the ApolloShow Time at the Apollo (TV Series) Writer ("Route 66") ( 1 episode )  Less 1955–  1
  • Primary photo for Dagmar's CanteenDagmar's Canteen (TV Series) Writer ("Route 66") ( 1 episode, 1952 )  Less 1952 1
Self (20 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Great DrivesGreat Drives (TV Mini-series) Himself (volume 2: Route 66)  Less 1996– 
  • Primary photo for Good Morning AmericaGood Morning America (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1986 )  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for The Star GamesThe Star Games (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1985 )  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for The Alan Hamel ShowThe Alan Hamel Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1977 )  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for Battle of the Network StarsBattle of the Network Stars (TV Special) Himself (uncredited)  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for Dinah!Dinah! (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1975 )  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for TattletalesTattletales (TV Series) Himself ( 14 episodes, 1974–1975 )  Less 1974–1975
    • Episode #3.5 (Sep 3, 1975) Himself (as Bobby & Julie)  Less
    • Episode #3.4 (Sep 2, 1975) Himself (as Bobby & Julie)  Less
    • Episode #3.3 (Sep 1, 1975) Himself (as Bobby & Julie)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Celebrity BowlingCelebrity Bowling (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 1973–1975 )  Less 1973–1975
  • Primary photo for He Said, She SaidHe Said, She Said (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1970 )  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for The Joey Bishop ShowThe Joey Bishop Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1967 )  Less 1967
  • Primary photo for The Mike Douglas ShowThe Mike Douglas Show (TV Series) Himself - Musician ( 1 episode, 1966 )  Less 1966
  • Primary photo for An Evening with...An Evening with... (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1965 )  Less 1965
  • Primary photo for I'll BetI'll Bet (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1965 )  Less 1965
  • Primary photo for The Bell Telephone HourThe Bell Telephone Hour (TV Series) Themselves - Jazz Combo ( 1 episode, 1964 )  Less 1964
    • Episode #6.20 (Jul 28, 1964) Themselves - Jazz Combo  Less
  • Primary photo for Here's HollywoodHere's Hollywood (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1960 )  Less 1960
  • Primary photo for Frances Langford PresentsFrances Langford Presents (TV Series) Himself  Less 1959– 
  • Primary photo for The Juke Box JuryThe Juke Box Jury (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1956 )  Less 1956
  • Primary photo for The Rosemary Clooney ShowThe Rosemary Clooney Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1956 )  Less 1956
  • Primary photo for Stars of JazzStars of Jazz (TV Series) Himself / Himself - Narrator ( 2 episodes, 1956 )  Less 1956
  • Primary photo for Musical ChairsMusical Chairs (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1955 )  Less 1955
Archive Footage (1 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE

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