J. Elvis Weinstein

Writer | Producer | Music Department
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KNOWN FOR 
Mystery Science Theater 3000 (1988-1993) | Freaks and Geeks (1999-2000) | Michael Des Barres: Who Do You Want Me to Be? (2014)
AKA 
Josh Weinstein
BORN 
May 21, 1971 (age 46)
HEIGHT 
6' 1" (1.85m)
VANITY URL *
http://www.imdb.me/jelvisweinstein
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Past Film & Video (17 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (11 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Mystery Science Theater 3000: The ReturnMystery Science Theater 3000: The Return (TV Series) Lyricist (theme music) ( 8 episodes, 2017 ) , Lyrics ("MST3K Love Theme") ( 1 episode, 2017 )  Less 2017 8
    • The Loves of Hercules (Apr 14, 2017) Lyricist (theme music) (as Josh Weinstein)  Less
    • The Land Time Forgot (Apr 14, 2017) Lyricist (theme music) (as Josh Weinstein)  Less
    • Starcrash (Apr 14, 2017) Lyricist (theme music) (as Josh Weinstein)  Less
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  • Primary photo for The Official Walkthrough of DarkstarThe Official Walkthrough of Darkstar (TV Mini-series) Captain Cedrick Stone  Less 2010–2017
  • Primary photo for America's Funniest Home VideosAmerica's Funniest Home Videos (TV Series) Consulting Producer ( 125 episodes, 2002–2007 ) , Writer ( 113 episodes, 2002–2007 ) , Writer (writing supervised by) ( 20 episodes, 1998–1999 ) , Writer ( 12 episodes, 2002–2006 )  Less 1998–2007 146
    • Episode #17.22 (Apr 29, 2007) Consulting Producer, Writer  Less
    • Episode #17.21 (Apr 22, 2007) Consulting Producer, Writer  Less
    • Episode #17.20 (Apr 29, 2007) Consulting Producer, Writer  Less
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  • Primary photo for My Guide to Becoming a Rock StarMy Guide to Becoming a Rock Star (TV Series) Supervising Producer ( 11 episodes, 2002 )  Less 2002 11
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  • Primary photo for Dead LastDead Last (TV Series) Supervising Producer ( 13 episodes, 2001 ) , Writer ( 3 episodes, 2001 )  Less 2001 13
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  • Primary photo for Freaks and GeeksFreaks and Geeks (TV Series) Producer ( 17 episodes, 1999–2000 ) , Writer ( 1 episode, 1999 ) , Writer ( 1 episode, 2000 )  Less 1999–2000 17
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  • Primary photo for Fast Food FilmsFast Food Films (TV Series) Writer (creator) ( 7 episodes, 1999 ) , Executive Producer ( 7 episodes, 1999 )  Less 1999 7
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  • Primary photo for Malcolm & EddieMalcolm & Eddie (TV Series) Producer ( 21 episodes, 1996–1997 ) , Writer ( 4 episodes, 1996–1997 )  Less 1996–1997 21
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  • Primary photo for Later with Greg KinnearLater with Greg Kinnear (TV Series) Writer ( 7 episodes, 1994–1996 )  Less 1994–1996 7
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  • Primary photo for Bunk Bed BrothersBunk Bed Brothers (TV Movie) Writer  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for Mystery Science Theater 3000Mystery Science Theater 3000 (TV Series) Lyricist (theme song) ( 86 episodes, 1989–1993 ) , Tom Servo / Dr. Laurence Erhardt / Servo / Gypsy / Russian Comedian / Crow T. Robot / Beeper ( 36 episodes, 1988–1990 ) , Writer ( 21 episodes, 1988–1989 ) , Lyricist ( 21 episodes, 1988–1989 ) , Writer ( 13 episodes, 1989–1990 ) , Soundtrack ( 6 episodes, 1989 ) , Performer ("99 Bottles of Beer") ( 2 episodes, 1989–1990 ) , Performer ("It's Raining Men") ( 1 episode, 1989 ) , Performer ("The Ballad of Gilligan's Isle", "Theme from The Brady Bunch", "Day-O (The Banana Boat Song)") ( 1 episode, 1989 ) , Performer ("Conjunction Junction", "Rock and Roll", "What a Wonderful World", "Smoke on the Water") ( 1 episode, 1989 ) , Performer ("Surfin' Safari") ( 1 episode, 1988 ) , Performer ("I'd Like to Teach the World to Sing (In Perfect Harmony)") ( 1 episode, 1989 ) , Performer ("Strawberry Fields Forever") ( 1 episode, 1989 ) , Performer ("Danke Schoen", "Sweet Dreams (Are Made of This)", "Da Da Da I Don't Love You You Don't Love Me Aha Aha Aha", "High Hopes" (uncredited), "Heat Wave", "Paint It, Black") ( 1 episode, 1989 ) , Performer ("1999", "The Addams Family Theme") ( 1 episode, 1989 ) , Performer ("Blue Tail Fly", "Itsy Bitsy Spider") ( 1 episode, 1990 ) , Performer ("The Girl from Ipanema") ( 1 episode, 1989 ) , Performer ("Macho Man") ( 1 episode, 1989 ) , Performer ("Wild Thing") ( 1 episode, 1989 ) , Performer ("Surfin' USA") ( 1 episode, 1989 ) , Performer ("Keep On Dancing") ( 1 episode, 1989 ) , Performer ("Three's Company, Too", "Blinded by the Light", "Go Tell It on the Mountain") ( 1 episode, 1989 ) , Performer ("The Love Boat Theme") ( 1 episode, 1989 ) , Performer ("I Feel Pretty", "What a Wonderful World", "Surfin' USA", "London Bridge Is Falling Down") ( 1 episode, 1989 ) , Performer ("Let's Call the Whole Thing Off", "Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds", "Here Comes the Sun") ( 1 episode, 1988 ) , Performer ("I Want to Hold Your Hand", "California, Here I Come") ( 1 episode, 1989 ) , Performer ("The Ballad of Gilligan's Isle", "Rainbow Connection") ( 1 episode, 1988 ) , Performer ("Who's Sorry Now?") ( 1 episode, 1989 ) , Performer ("When Johnny Comes Marching Home") ( 1 episode, 1990 ) , Performer ("Go Tell Aunt Rhody") ( 1 episode, 1989 ) , Performer ("Come Together", "Theme from Shaft", "My Guy", "Take This Job and Shove It", "Undun") ( 1 episode, 1989 ) , Performer ("Smoke on the Water") ( 1 episode, 1989 ) , Performer ("Singin' in the Rain") ( 1 episode, 1989 ) , Performer ("Good Vibrations") ( 1 episode, 1989 ) , Performer ("Barbara Ann", "Legs") ( 1 episode, 1989 ) , Performer ("Kung Fu Fighting", "Let 'Em In") ( 1 episode, 1989 ) , Performer ("Drive My Car") ( 1 episode, 1989 ) , Performer ("Twist and Shout") ( 1 episode, 1989 ) , Performer ("Whip It", "The Ballad of Gilligan's Isle") ( 1 episode, 1989 ) , Performer ("Buffalo Gal (Won't You Come Out Tonight)") ( 1 episode, 1989 ) , Performer ("Love, American Style Theme") ( 1 episode, 1989 ) , Performer ("Macho Man", "The Ballad of Jed Clampett") ( 1 episode, 1989 ) , Performer ("O Tannenbaum") ( 1 episode, 1988 ) , Performer ("Oompa Loompa") ( 1 episode, 1989 ) , Performer ("Surfin' Bird") ( 1 episode, 1989 ) , Performer ("Whole Lotta Love", "Cielito Lindo") ( 1 episode, 1989 ) , Performer ("Mah Nà Mah Nà") ( 1 episode, 1989 ) , Performer ("Garota de Ipanema" ("The Girl from Ipanema")) ( 1 episode, 1989 )  Less 1988–1993 108
    • Mitchell (Oct 23, 1993) Lyricist (theme song) (as Josh Weinstein)  Less
    • Gunslinger (Oct 9, 1993) Lyricist (theme song) (as Josh Weinstein)  Less
    • The Painted Hills (Sep 26, 1993) Lyricist (theme song) (as Josh Weinstein)  Less
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Self (4 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
Archive Footage (1 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Mystery Science Theater 3000Mystery Science Theater 3000 (TV Series) Tom Servo ( 1 episode, 1990 )  Less 1990
    • The Hellcats (Dec 8, 1990) Tom Servo (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
Other (1 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
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