Peter Yarrow

Soundtrack | Producer | Composer
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KNOWN FOR 
Meet the Parents (2000) | Airplane! (1980) | Meet the Fockers (2004)
AWARDS 
Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 1 win More »
AKA 
Peter Paul and Mary | Peter
BORN 
May 31, 1938 (age 79)
HEIGHT 
5' 9" (1.75m)

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Projects in Development (2 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
  • Primary photo for BiBeeBiBee Composer (original music by)  Less $25MM
  • Primary photo for Puff the Magic DragonPuff the Magic Dragon Writer (based on the song by)  Less Optioned
Films in Production (1 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
  • Primary photo for WearWear Personal Thanks  Less $30K Post-Prod
Past Film & Video (12 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for While We're YoungWhile We're Young Ira Mandelstam  Less 2014 $10MM $7.6MM / —
  • Primary photo for The Misunderstood Epidemic: DepressionThe Misunderstood Epidemic: Depression Himself, Special Thanks  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Colored FramesColored Frames Project Advisor  Less 2007 $15K
  • Primary photo for No Child Left BehindNo Child Left Behind Special Thanks  Less 2005 $10K
  • Primary photo for Meet the FockersMeet the Fockers Writer ("Puff the Magic Dragon")  Less 2004 $80MM $279MM / $517MM
  • Primary photo for Meet the ParentsMeet the Parents Writer ("Puff the Magic Dragon")  Less 2000 $55MM $166MM / $330MM
  • Primary photo for Good Morning, VietnamGood Morning, Vietnam Writer ("Puff The Magic Dragon")  Less 1987 $13MM $124MM / —
  • Primary photo for VolunteersVolunteers Writer ("Puff the Magic Dragon")  Less 1985 $20MM / —
  • Primary photo for The Willmar 8The Willmar 8 Composer  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for American PopAmerican Pop Writer ("This Train")  Less 1981 $6MM / —
  • Primary photo for Airplane!Airplane! Writer ("River of Jordan")  Less 1980 $3.5MM $83MM / $130MM
  • Primary photo for You Are What You EatYou Are What You Eat Himself, Musical Director, Producer, Performer ("Moments of Soft Persuasion", "Silly Girl", "The Wabe", "Don't Remind Me Now of Time"), Writer ("Teenage Fair (Helmet Commercial)", "Moments of Soft Persuasion", "Silly Girl", "You Are What You Eat", "The Wabe", "Don't Remind Me Now of Time")  Less 1968
Past Television (18 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for The SixtiesThe Sixties (TV Mini-series) Writer ("Very Last Day") ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014 1
  • Primary photo for Concert for NewtownConcert for Newtown (TV Special) Himself, Concert Producer, Producer  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Home & FamilyHome & Family (TV Series) Himself - Guest ( 1 episode, 2013 ) , Writer ("Puff the Magic Dragon") ( 1 episode, 2013 ) , Performer ("Puff the Magic Dragon") ( 1 episode, 2013 )  Less 2013 1
    • Episode dated 5 March 2013 (Mar 5, 2013) Himself - Guest, Performer ("Puff the Magic Dragon"), Writer ("Puff the Magic Dragon")  Less
  • Primary photo for No me la puc treure del capNo me la puc treure del cap (TV Series) Writer ("Puff el drac màgic", "Puff the Magic Dragon") ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010 1
    • Puff el drac màgic (Dec 30, 2010) Writer ("Puff el drac màgic", "Puff the Magic Dragon")  Less
  • Primary photo for A Happy BirthdayA Happy Birthday (TV Movie) Writer ("Puff, the Magic Dragon") (uncredited)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Mad MenMad Men (TV Series) Writer ("Early In the Morning") ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2008 1
    • A Night to Remember (Sep 14, 2008) Writer ("Early In the Morning") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Peter, Bethany & Rufus: Spirit of WoodstockPeter, Bethany & Rufus: Spirit of Woodstock (TV Movie) Himself, Producer  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for American MastersAmerican Masters (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2005 ) , Performer ("Waly Waly") ( 1 episode, 2005 )  Less 2005 1
  • Primary photo for Mystery Science Theater 3000Mystery Science Theater 3000 (TV Series) Writer ("Torn Between Two Lovers") ( 3 episodes, 1993–1994 ) , Writer ("Torn between Two Lovers") ( 2 episodes, 1992–1993 )  Less 1992–1994 5
    • San Francisco International (Nov 19, 1994) Writer ("Torn Between Two Lovers")  Less
    • The Atomic Brain (Dec 4, 1993) Writer ("Torn Between Two Lovers") (uncredited)  Less
    • Eegah (Aug 28, 1993) Writer ("Torn Between Two Lovers") (uncredited)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Saved by the BellSaved by the Bell (TV Series) Writer ("Puff, the Magic Dragon") ( 1 episode, 1991 )  Less 1991 1
    • Fake ID's (Oct 19, 1991) Writer ("Puff, the Magic Dragon") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Golden GirlsThe Golden Girls (TV Series) Writer ("Puff the Magic Dragon") ( 1 episode, 1989 )  Less 1989 1
  • Primary photo for Sharon, Lois & Bram's Elephant ShowSharon, Lois & Bram's Elephant Show (TV Series) Writer ("Puff the Magic Dragon") ( 1 episode, 1986 )  Less 1986 1
    • Growing Up (1986) Writer ("Puff the Magic Dragon")  Less
  • Primary photo for Mocedades: 15 años de músicaMocedades: 15 años de música (TV Movie) Writer ("La guerra cruel")  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for Puff and the Incredible Mr. NobodyPuff and the Incredible Mr. Nobody (TV Short) Composer, Producer, Performer ("Puff the Magic Dragon"), Writer ("Puff the Magic Dragon", "Never Was A Feather", "Follow Your Own Star")  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for Puff the Magic Dragon in the Land of the Living LiesPuff the Magic Dragon in the Land of the Living Lies (TV Movie) Father (voice), Composer, Producer, Performer ("Puff the Magic Dragon"), Writer ("Puff the Magic Dragon", "Part of All the Wonderment", "The Walls Come A-Tumbling Town")  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for Torn Between Two LoversTorn Between Two Lovers (TV Movie) Composer (song "Torn Between Two Lovers")  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for Puff the Magic DragonPuff the Magic Dragon (TV Short) Father (voice), Composer, Producer, Performer ("Puff the Magic Dragon"), Writer ("Puff the Magic Dragon", "The Boat Song", "Weave Me the Sunshine")  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for Top of the PopsTop of the Pops (TV Series) Writer ("Torn Between Two Lovers") ( 1 episode, 1977 )  Less 1977 1
Self (47 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for The Resurrection of Victor JaraThe Resurrection of Victor Jara Himself  Less 2015 $250K
  • Primary photo for 50 Years with Peter Paul and Mary50 Years with Peter Paul and Mary (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Tavis SmileyTavis Smiley (TV Series) Himself - Guest / Himself ( 4 episodes, 2010–2014 )  Less 2010–2014
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  • Primary photo for L'ChayimL'Chayim (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Songs to Keep: Treasures of an Adirondack Folk CollectorSongs to Keep: Treasures of an Adirondack Folk Collector Himself  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for The MarchThe March (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Moyers & CompanyMoyers & Company (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2013 )  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Home & FamilyHome & Family (TV Series) Himself - Guest ( 1 episode, 2013 )  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Greenwich Village: Music That Defined a GenerationGreenwich Village: Music That Defined a Generation Himself  Less 2012 CAD 275K $23K / —
  • Primary photo for American MastersAmerican Masters (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 2005–2012 )  Less 2005–2012
  • Primary photo for Phil Ochs: There But for FortunePhil Ochs: There But for Fortune Friend / Musician  Less 2010 $259K / —
  • Primary photo for CBS CaresCBS Cares (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Where Have All the Flowers Gone?Where Have All the Flowers Gone? Himself  Less 2008 $15K
  • Primary photo for The Power of Their Song: The Untold Story of Latin America's New Song MovementThe Power of Their Song: The Untold Story of Latin America's New Song Movement Himself  Less 2008 $250K
  • Primary photo for The Other Side of the Mirror: Bob Dylan at the Newport Folk FestivalThe Other Side of the Mirror: Bob Dylan at the Newport Folk Festival (TV Movie) Himself, Peter, Paul and Mary  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for A Tribute to the Teachers of AmericaA Tribute to the Teachers of America (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Peter Yarrow: With Your Face to the WindPeter Yarrow: With Your Face to the Wind (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2006 $30K
  • Primary photo for The Kingston Trio: 50 Years of Havin' FunThe Kingston Trio: 50 Years of Havin' Fun (Video) Self  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Isn't This a Time! A Tribute Concert for Harold LeventhalIsn't This a Time! A Tribute Concert for Harold Leventhal Himself (Peter, Paul & Mary)  Less 2004 $2K / —
  • Primary photo for Larry King LiveLarry King Live (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2004 )  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Peter, Paul, and Mary: Carry It on - A Musical LegacyPeter, Paul, and Mary: Carry It on - A Musical Legacy (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Get Up, Stand UpGet Up, Stand Up (TV Series) Himself - Interviewee ( 1 episode, 2003 )  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for American Roots MusicAmerican Roots Music (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2001 )  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for The Hunger HeroesThe Hunger Heroes (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for New PassagesNew Passages (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for Great PerformancesGreat Performances (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 1987–1996 )  Less 1987–1996
  • Primary photo for Rock & RollRock & Roll (TV Mini-series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 1995 )  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for The History of Rock 'n' RollThe History of Rock 'n' Roll (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1995 )  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for Peter, Paul and Mommy, TooPeter, Paul and Mommy, Too (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for Peter, Paul and Mary: ReunionPeter, Paul and Mary: Reunion (Video) Himself  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for 11-22-63: The Day the Nation Cried11-22-63: The Day the Nation Cried (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for Peter, Paul & Mary: Holiday ConcertPeter, Paul & Mary: Holiday Concert (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for In Our HandsIn Our Hands Himself  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for In ConcertIn Concert (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1974 )  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for The Midnight SpecialThe Midnight Special (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1974 )  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for Top à...Top à... (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1972 )  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for BandstandBandstand (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 Mike Walsh ShowThe Mike Walsh Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1970 )  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for FestivalFestival Himself (as Peter)  Less 1967
  • Primary photo for The Roger Miller ShowThe Roger Miller Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1966 )  Less 1966
  • Primary photo for Ready, Steady, Go!Ready, Steady, Go! (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1964 )  Less 1964
    • Episode #1.37 (Apr 10, 1964) Himself (as Peter Paul and Mary)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Jack Benny ProgramThe Jack Benny Program (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1964 )  Less 1964
  • Primary photo for Bob Hope Comedy SpecialBob Hope Comedy Special (TV Special) Himself  Less 1963
  • Primary photo for The March in WashingtonThe March in Washington (Short) Himself  Less 1963
  • Primary photo for What's My Line?What's My Line? (TV Series) Himself - Mystery Guest ( 1 episode, 1963 )  Less 1963
  • Primary photo for The Mike Douglas ShowThe Mike Douglas Show (TV Series) Himself - Vocalist ( 1 episode, 1962 )  Less 1962
Archive Footage (2 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
Domestic gross includes USA and Canada.

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