El DeBarge

Soundtrack | Actor | Producer
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KNOWN FOR 
The 40-Year-Old Virgin (2005) | American Reunion (2012) | Ted 2 (2015)
AWARDS 
1 nomination More »
AKA 
Eldra Patrick DeBarge | DeBarge
BORN 
Jun 4, 1961 (age 56)
HEIGHT 
5' 9" (1.75m)

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Past Film & Video (15 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the ShadowsTeenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows Writer ("Rump Shaker") (as Eldra P. DeBarge)  Less 2016 $135MM $82MM
  • Primary photo for Ted 2Ted 2 Writer ("Ride Wit Me") (as Eldra P. DeBarge)  Less 2015 $68MM $81MM
  • Primary photo for AnnieAnnie Writer ("Rump Shaker" (Album Version)) (as Eldra DeBarge)  Less 2014 $65MM $86MM
  • Primary photo for The To Do ListThe To Do List Writer ("Rump Shaker") (as Eldra Debarge)  Less 2013 $1.5MM $3.4MM
  • Primary photo for American ReunionAmerican Reunion Writer ("Rump Shaker") (as Eldra DeBarge)  Less 2012 $50MM $57MM
  • Primary photo for Jumping the BroomJumping the Broom Singer, Performer ("How Can You Love Me"), Writer ("How Can You Love Me") (as Eldra Patrick Debarge), Special Thanks  Less 2011 $6.6MM $37MM
  • Primary photo for Kickin' It Old SkoolKickin' It Old Skool Writer ("All This Love") (as Eldra DeBarge)  Less 2007 $4.5MM
  • Primary photo for The 40-Year-Old VirginThe 40-Year-Old Virgin Writer ("Rump Shaker") (as Eldra DeBarge)  Less 2005 $26MM $109MM
  • Primary photo for Are We There Yet?Are We There Yet? Writer ("Ride Wit Me") (as Eldra DeBarge)  Less 2005 $32MM $83MM
  • Primary photo for Soul PlaneSoul Plane Writer ("Ride wit Me") (as Eldra DeBarge)  Less 2004 $16MM $14MM
  • Primary photo for Scary Movie 2Scary Movie 2 Writer ("Ride Wit Me") (as Eldra DeBarge)  Less 2001 $45MM $71MM
  • Primary photo for SprungSprung Writer ("The Secret Garden")  Less 1997 $7.6MM
  • Primary photo for Short CircuitShort Circuit Performer ("Who's Johnny")  Less 1986 $41MM
  • Primary photo for The Last DragonThe Last Dragon Performer ("Rhythm Of The Night", "Coke Is It (Coca-Cola Commercial)") (as DeBarge), Producer ("Coke Is It (Coca-Cola Commercial)") (as Eldra DeBarge)  Less 1985 $10MM $26MM
  • Primary photo for DeBarge: Rhythm of the NightDeBarge: Rhythm of the Night (Video) El DeBarge  Less 1985
Past Television (20 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for AtlantaAtlanta (TV Series) Writer ("Ride Wit Me") ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016 1
    • The Jacket (Nov 1, 2016) Writer ("Ride Wit Me") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Saturday Night LiveSaturday Night Live (TV Series) Performer ("Highlights", "Ultralight Beam") ( 1 episode, 2016 ) , Themselves - Musical Guest ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016 1
    • Melissa McCarthy/Kanye West (Feb 13, 2016) Themselves - Musical Guest (uncredited), Performer ("Highlights", "Ultralight Beam")  Less
  • Primary photo for American Music Awards 2013American Music Awards 2013 (TV Special) Writer ("Ride wit Me")  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for One Hit WonderlandOne Hit Wonderland (TV Series) Performer ("Rhythm of the Night") ( 1 episode, 2013 )  Less 2013 1
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show with Jay LenoThe Tonight Show with Jay Leno (TV Series) Writer ("I Like It") ( 1 episode, 2012 )  Less 2012 1
    • Episode #20.121 (Apr 6, 2012) Writer ("I Like It") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for American Idol: The Search for a SuperstarAmerican Idol: The Search for a Superstar (TV Series) Writer ("I Like It") ( 1 episode, 2012 )  Less 2012 1
  • Primary photo for Inside: El DeBargeInside: El DeBarge (TV Movie) Himself, Executive Producer  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for UnsungUnsung (TV Series) Writer ("I Like It") ( 1 episode, 2010 ) , Himself ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010 1
    • Uncut (Apr 5, 2010) Himself (archive footage), Writer ("I Like It")  Less
  • Primary photo for 2010 Soul Train Awards2010 Soul Train Awards (TV Special) Himself, Performer ("Sweet Love", " (At Your Best) You Are Love")  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for GleeGlee (TV Series) Writer ("Ride wit Me") ( 1 episode, 2009 )  Less 2009 1
    • Throwdown (Oct 14, 2009) Writer ("Ride wit Me") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Dancing with the StarsDancing with the Stars (TV Series) Writer ("Ride Wit Me") ( 1 episode, 2007 )  Less 2007 1
    • Round 2 (Oct 1, 2007) Writer ("Ride Wit Me") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for LostLost (TV Series) Writer ("Rump Shaker") ( 1 episode, 2007 )  Less 2007 1
    • Exposé (Mar 28, 2007) Writer ("Rump Shaker") (as Eldra DeBarge)  Less
  • Primary photo for My Name Is EarlMy Name Is Earl (TV Series) Writer ("Rump Shaker") ( 1 episode, 2007 )  Less 2007 1
  • Primary photo for Top of the PopsTop of the Pops (TV Series) Writer ("Ride Wit Me") ( 1 episode, 2001 )  Less 2001 1
  • Primary photo for King of the HillKing of the Hill (TV Series) Writer ("Ride wit Me") ( 1 episode, 2001 )  Less 2001 1
  • Primary photo for Soul Music Festival: Part 5Soul Music Festival: Part 5 (TV Movie) Himself, Performer ("Sexual Healing"), Writer ("All This Love")  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Motown LiveMotown Live (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1999 ) , Performer ("Yearning for Your Love") ( 1 episode, 1999 )  Less 1999 1
  • Primary photo for Soul TrainSoul Train (TV Series) Guest ( 1 episode, 1992 )  Less 1992 1
  • Primary photo for MoonlightingMoonlighting (TV Series) Writer ("You Wear It Well") ( 1 episode, 1985 ) , Performer ("You Wear It Well") ( 1 episode, 1985 ) , Writer ("I Like It") ( 1 episode, 1986 ) , Performer ("I Like It") ( 1 episode, 1986 )  Less 1985–1986 2
    • The Bride of Tupperman (Jan 14, 1986) Performer ("I Like It"), Writer ("I Like It")  Less
    • Money Talks... Maddie Walks (Oct 8, 1985) Performer ("You Wear It Well"), Writer ("You Wear It Well")  Less
  • Primary photo for Miami ViceMiami Vice (TV Series) El DeBarge ( 1 episode, 1985 ) , Writer ("You Wear It Well") ( 1 episode, 1985 )  Less 1985 1
    • Bought and Paid For (Nov 29, 1985) El DeBarge, Writer ("You Wear It Well") (uncredited)  Less
Self (39 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for UnsungUnsung (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 2015–2017 )  Less 2015–2017
  • Primary photo for Steve HarveySteve Harvey (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2017 )  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for Saturday Night LiveSaturday Night Live (TV Series) Themselves - Musical Guest ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for The TalkThe Talk (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for BET Awards 2014BET Awards 2014 (TV Special) Himself  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for The Arsenio Hall ShowThe Arsenio Hall Show (TV Series) Himself - Musical Guest ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for BET Awards 2013BET Awards 2013 (TV Special) Himself  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Inside EditionInside Edition (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2012 )  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for 2011 BET Hip Hop Awards2011 BET Hip Hop Awards (TV Special) Himself - Performer  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for TV One Night Only: Live from the Essence Music FestivalTV One Night Only: Live from the Essence Music Festival (TV Special) Himself  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for An Evening of Stars: Tribute to Chaka KhanAn Evening of Stars: Tribute to Chaka Khan (TV Special) Himself  Less 2011 $3MM
  • Primary photo for The Mo'Nique ShowThe Mo'Nique Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2011 )  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Lopez TonightLopez Tonight (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2011 )  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Hot 50 of 2010 CountdownHot 50 of 2010 Countdown (TV Mini-series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Tavis SmileyTavis Smiley (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Wendy: The Wendy Williams ShowWendy: The Wendy Williams Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for BET Awards 2010BET Awards 2010 (TV Special) Himself  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for The Brian McKnight ShowThe Brian McKnight Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Way Black WhenWay Black When (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for E! True Hollywood StoryE! True Hollywood Story (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2009 )  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for 2001 Lady of Soul Awards2001 Lady of Soul Awards (TV Special) Himself - Performer  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Motown LiveMotown Live (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1999 )  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Soul TrainSoul Train (TV Series) Himself / Himself - Guest ( 4 episodes, 1989–1999 )  Less 1989–1999
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  • Primary photo for Ebony/Jet ShowcaseEbony/Jet Showcase (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 1985–1992 )  Less 1985–1992
  • Primary photo for The 6th Annual Soul Train Music AwardsThe 6th Annual Soul Train Music Awards (TV Special) Himself - Presenter  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for Listen Up: The Lives of Quincy JonesListen Up: The Lives of Quincy Jones Himself  Less 1990 $777K
  • Primary photo for The 4th Annual Soul Train Music AwardsThe 4th Annual Soul Train Music Awards (TV Special) Himself  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for BandstandBandstand (TV Series) Himself / Themselves ( 5 episodes, 1983–1989 )  Less 1983–1989
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  • Primary photo for The Arsenio Hall ShowThe Arsenio Hall Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1989 )  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for Solid GoldSolid Gold (TV Series) Himself ( 3 episodes, 1985–1988 )  Less 1985–1988
  • Primary photo for The Late ShowThe Late Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1987 )  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for The 14th Annual American Music AwardsThe 14th Annual American Music Awards (TV Special) Himself  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for SidekicksSidekicks (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1986 )  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for The 28th Annual Grammy AwardsThe 28th Annual Grammy Awards (TV Special) Himself  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for The 13th Annual American Music AwardsThe 13th Annual American Music Awards (TV Special) Himself - Presenter  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for The Facts of LifeThe Facts of Life (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1985 )  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for Motown Returns to the ApolloMotown Returns to the Apollo (TV Special) Himself  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for The 11th Annual American Music AwardsThe 11th Annual American Music Awards (TV Special) Himself - Presenter  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for Motown 25: Yesterday, Today, ForeverMotown 25: Yesterday, Today, Forever (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1983
Archive Footage (1 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for UnsungUnsung (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010
    • Uncut (Apr 5, 2010) Himself (archive footage)  Less
Other (1 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS

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