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Dennis D.T. Thomas

Soundtrack
KNOWN FOR 
Pulp Fiction (1994) | Wreck-It Ralph (2012) | 2 Fast 2 Furious (2003)
AWARDS 
1 nomination More »
AKA 
Kool & The Gang | Kool & the Gang | Dennis Thomas
BORN 
Feb 9, 1951 (age 64)

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Past Film & Video (67 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for The Harry Hill MovieThe Harry Hill Movie Writer ("Celebration") (as Dennis Thomas)  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Rapture-PaloozaRapture-Palooza Writer ("I Got 5 on It") (as Dennis Ronald Thomas)  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Wreck-It RalphWreck-It Ralph Writer ("Celebration")  Less 2012 $165MM $189MM
  • Primary photo for Hit and RunHit and Run Writer ("Summer Madness") (as Dennis Thomas)  Less 2012 $2MM $14MM
  • Primary photo for DetropiaDetropia Writer ("Hollywood Swinging") (as Dennis Ronald Thomas)  Less 2012 $356K
  • Primary photo for The Power of TwoThe Power of Two Writer ("Celebration") (as Dennis Thomas)  Less 2011 $550K
  • Primary photo for Trap.comTrap.com Writer ("Celebration") (as Dennis Ronald Thomas)  Less 2011 BRL 5.5MM
  • Primary photo for Eat Pray LoveEat Pray Love Writer ("Celebration") (as Dennis Thomas)  Less 2010 $60MM $81MM
  • Primary photo for Arthur and the Great AdventureArthur and the Great Adventure Writer ("Jungle Boogie")  Less 2009 €65MM
  • Primary photo for See What I'm Saying: The Deaf Entertainers DocumentarySee What I'm Saying: The Deaf Entertainers Documentary Writer ("Celebration")  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Middle MenMiddle Men Writer ("Hollywood Swinging") (as Dennis Thomas)  Less 2009 $22MM $724K
  • Primary photo for The FirmThe Firm Writer ("Celebration") (as Dennis Ronald Thomas)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Dance FlickDance Flick Writer ("Hollywood Swinging") (as Dennis Thomas)  Less 2009 $25MM $26MM
  • Primary photo for Ghosts of Girlfriends PastGhosts of Girlfriends Past Writer ("Ladies Night") (as Dennis Thomas)  Less 2009 $52MM
  • Primary photo for He's Just Not That Into YouHe's Just Not That Into You Writer ("Send It On") (as Dennis Thomas)  Less 2009 $40MM $94MM
  • Primary photo for American SwingAmerican Swing Writer ("Ladies Night") (as Thomas)  Less 2008 $500K $29K
  • Primary photo for Beethoven's Big BreakBeethoven's Big Break (Video) Writer ("Celebration") (as Dennis Thomas)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Zack and Miri Make a PornoZack and Miri Make a Porno Writer ("Let Me Clear My Throat (Klassic Cool Original Version)") (as Dennis Thomas)  Less 2008 $30MM $31MM
  • Primary photo for Step BrothersStep Brothers Writer ("Breathe and Stop") (as Dennis Thomas)  Less 2008 $65MM $100MM
  • Primary photo for Made of HonorMade of Honor Writer ("Ladies Night") (as Dennis Thomas)  Less 2008 $40MM $46MM
  • Primary photo for Semi-ProSemi-Pro Writer ("Funky Stuff") (as Dennis Thomas)  Less 2008 $33MM
  • Primary photo for The WacknessThe Wackness Writer ("Summertime')  Less 2008 $6MM $2.1MM
  • Primary photo for Charlie Wilson's WarCharlie Wilson's War Writer ("LADIES NIGHT") (as Dennis Thomas)  Less 2007 $75MM $67MM
  • Primary photo for Mr. Bean's HolidayMr. Bean's Holiday Writer ("Celebration") (as Dennis Thomas)  Less 2007 $25MM $33MM
  • Primary photo for Code Name: The CleanerCode Name: The Cleaner Writer ("Where Da Boggie At?") (as Dennis Thomas)  Less 2007 $20MM $8.1MM
  • Primary photo for Rabbit FeverRabbit Fever Writer ("HOLLYWOOD SWINGING") (as Dennis Thomas)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Gridiron GangGridiron Gang Writer ("Celebration") (as Dennis Thomas)  Less 2006 $30MM $38MM
  • Primary photo for BeerfestBeerfest Writer ("Jungle Boogie") (as Dennis Ronald Thomas)  Less 2006 $18MM $19MM
  • Primary photo for How to Eat Fried WormsHow to Eat Fried Worms Writer ("Jungle Boogie") (as Dennis Thomas)  Less 2006 $13MM
  • Primary photo for LittlemanLittleman Writer ("Celebration") (as Dennis Ronald Thomas)  Less 2006 $64MM $58MM
  • Primary photo for HavocHavoc Writer ("I Got 5 on It") (as Dennis Thomas)  Less 2005 $9MM
  • Primary photo for Roll BounceRoll Bounce Writer ("Hollywood Swinging") (as Dennis Thomas)  Less 2005 $17MM
  • Primary photo for Be CoolBe Cool Writer ("Hollywood Swingin'") (as Dennis Thomas)  Less 2005 $53MM $56MM
  • Primary photo for Inside Deep ThroatInside Deep Throat Writer ("Jungle Boogie") (as D. Thomas)  Less 2005 $2MM $654K
  • Primary photo for Shark TaleShark Tale Writer ("Ladies Night") (as Dennis Thomas)  Less 2004 $75MM $161MM
  • Primary photo for Mr 3000Mr 3000 Writer ("Jungle Boogie") (as Dennis Thomas)  Less 2004 $30MM $22MM
  • Primary photo for The CookoutThe Cookout Writer ("Summer Madness", "Jungle Boogie") (as Dennis Thomas), Writer ("Summertime") (as Dennis Ronald Thomas)  Less 2004 $12MM
  • Primary photo for Confessions of a Teenage Drama QueenConfessions of a Teenage Drama Queen Writer ("Ladies Night") (as Dennis Thomas)  Less 2004 $15MM $29MM
  • Primary photo for EuroTripEuroTrip Writer ("Horndog") (as Dennis Thomas)  Less 2004 $25MM $18MM
  • Primary photo for The Lion King 1 1/2The Lion King 1 1/2 (Video) Writer ("Jungle Boogie") (as Dennis Thomas)  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for You Got ServedYou Got Served Writer ("Summer Madness", "Pump It Up") (as Dennis Thomas)  Less 2004 $8MM $40MM
  • Primary photo for 2 Fast 2 Furious2 Fast 2 Furious Writer ("Pump It Up") (as Dennis Thomas)  Less 2003 $76MM $127MM
  • Primary photo for View from the TopView from the Top Writer ("Celebration") (as Dennis Thomas)  Less 2003 $30MM $16MM
  • Primary photo for Dark BlueDark Blue Writer ("Ain't 2 Proud 2 Beg") (as Dennis Thomas)  Less 2002 $15MM $9.1MM
  • Primary photo for Undercover BrotherUndercover Brother Writer ("Jungle Boogie", "Ladies Night") (as Dennis Thomas)  Less 2002 $25MM $38MM
  • Primary photo for Just Can't Get EnoughJust Can't Get Enough Writer ("Ladies Night") (as Dennis Thomas)  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Sorority BoysSorority Boys Writer ("Ladies Night", "Boogie Band") (as Dennis Thomas)  Less 2002 $12MM $10MM
  • Primary photo for Baby BoyBaby Boy Writer ("Summer Madness") (as Dennis Thomas)  Less 2001 $16MM $29MM
  • Primary photo for ScratchScratch Writer ("Doo Bop Song", "Summer Madness") (as Dennis Thomas)  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Little NickyLittle Nicky Writer ("Ladies Night") (as Dennis Thomas)  Less 2000 $80MM $39MM
  • Primary photo for Me, Myself & IreneMe, Myself & Irene Writer ("Celebration") (as Dennis Thomas)  Less 2000 $51MM $91MM
  • Primary photo for Ready to RumbleReady to Rumble Writer ("Jungle Boogie") (as Dennis Thomas)  Less 2000 $24MM $12MM
  • Primary photo for Love StinksLove Stinks Writer ("Jungle Boogie") (as Dennis Thomas)  Less 1999 $4MM $2.8MM
  • Primary photo for The MatchThe Match Writer ("Celebration") (as Dennis Thomas)  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Muppets from SpaceMuppets from Space Writer ("Celebration") (as Dennis Thomas)  Less 1999 $24MM $16MM
  • Primary photo for 200 Cigarettes200 Cigarettes Soundtrack (as Dennis Thomas)  Less 1999 $6MM $6.9MM
  • Primary photo for Ivory TowerIvory Tower Writer ("Celebration") (as D. Thomas)  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for The Wedding SingerThe Wedding Singer Writer ("Ladies Night") (as Dennis Thomas)  Less 1998 $18MM $80MM
  • Primary photo for Good BurgerGood Burger Soundtrack (as Dennis Thomas)  Less 1997 $9MM $24MM
  • Primary photo for Nothing to LoseNothing to Lose Writer ("Not Tonight (Remix)") (as Dennis Thomas)  Less 1997 $25MM $44MM
  • Primary photo for Out to SeaOut to Sea Writer ("Celebration") (as Dennis Thomas)  Less 1997 $28MM
  • Primary photo for The Nutty ProfessorThe Nutty Professor Writer ("Somethin' for Da Honeyz") (as Dennis Thomas)  Less 1996 $54MM $129MM
  • Primary photo for A Thin Line Between Love and HateA Thin Line Between Love and Hate Writer ("It's Ladies Night At Chocolate City") (as D. Thomas)  Less 1996 $8MM $35MM
  • Primary photo for Nick of TimeNick of Time Writer ("Celebration") (as Dennis Thomas)  Less 1995 $8.2MM
  • Primary photo for Mickey's Fun Songs: Beach Party at Walt Disney WorldMickey's Fun Songs: Beach Party at Walt Disney World (Video) Lyrics ("Celebration") (as Dennis Thomas), Music ("Celebration") (as Dennis Thomas)  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for Pulp FictionPulp Fiction Writer ("Jungle Boogie") (as Dennis Thomas)  Less 1994 $8MM $108MM
  • Primary photo for Who's the Man?Who's the Man? Writer ("What's Next on the Menu?") (as D. Thomas)  Less 1993 $11MM
Past Television (40 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Mike and Mike in the MorningMike and Mike in the Morning (TV Series) Writer ("Celebration") (8 episodes, 2013–2015)  Less 2013–2015 8
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  • Primary photo for Strictly Come DancingStrictly Come Dancing (TV Series) Writer ("Celebration") (2 episodes, 2014)  Less 2014 2
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy FallonThe Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) Writer ("Jungle Boogie") (1 episode, 2014), Himself - Guest Musician (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2014 1
  • Primary photo for Rugby League: Challenge CupRugby League: Challenge Cup (TV Series) Writer ("Jungle Boogie") (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2014 1
  • Primary photo for The Footy ShowThe Footy Show (TV Series) Writer ("Celebration") (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2014 1
    • Episode #21.1 (Mar 6, 2014) Writer ("Celebration") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Brooklyn Nine-NineBrooklyn Nine-Nine (TV Series) Writer ("Celebration") (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2014 1
    • The Bet (Jan 14, 2014) Writer ("Celebration") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Dancing with the StarsDancing with the Stars (TV Series) Writer ("Celebration") (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013 1
  • Primary photo for Independent LensIndependent Lens (TV Series) Writer ("Hollywood Swinging") (1 episode, 2013), Writer ("Money in the Ghetto") (1 episode, 2005)  Less 2005–2013 2
    • Detropia (2013) Writer ("Hollywood Swinging")  Less
    • A Hard Straight (Jan 2005) Writer ("Money in the Ghetto") (as Dennis Thomas)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show with Jay LenoThe Tonight Show with Jay Leno (TV Series) Writer ("Ladies' Night", "Celebration") (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012 1
    • Episode #20.156 (Jun 8, 2012) Writer ("Ladies' Night", "Celebration") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Camping paradisCamping paradis (TV Series) Writer ("Ladies Night") (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011 1
  • Primary photo for Parks and RecreationParks and Recreation (TV Series) Writer ("Celebration") (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011 1
    • The Bubble (May 19, 2011) Writer ("Celebration") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Late Night with Jimmy FallonLate Night with Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) Writer ("Spirit of the Boogie") (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010 1
    • Episode #2.128 (Sep 1, 2010) Writer ("Spirit of the Boogie")  Less
  • Primary photo for 20 to 120 to 1 (TV Series) Writer ("Jungle Boogie") (2 episodes, 2010)  Less 2010 2
  • Primary photo for EastEndersEastEnders (TV Series) Writer ("Celebration") (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010 1
  • Primary photo for American Dad!American Dad! (TV Series) Writer ("Jungle Boogie") (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010 1
    • A Jones for a Smith (Jan 31, 2010) Writer ("Jungle Boogie") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Live from Studio FiveLive from Studio Five (TV Series) Performer ("Do They Know It's Christmas?") (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010 1
    • Episode #1.87 (Jan 21, 2010) Performer ("Do They Know It's Christmas?")  Less
  • Primary photo for Peep ShowPeep Show (TV Series) Writer ("Celebration") (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009 1
    • The Party (Oct 16, 2009) Writer ("Celebration") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Dancing on IceDancing on Ice (TV Series) Writer ("Celebration") (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009 1
    • Episode #4.11 (Feb 15, 2009) Writer ("Celebration")  Less
  • Primary photo for South ParkSouth Park (TV Series) Writer ("Celebration") (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008 1
  • Primary photo for Everybody Hates ChrisEverybody Hates Chris (TV Series) Writer ("Celebration") (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008 1
  • Primary photo for Esti showderEsti showder (TV Series) Writer ("Celebration") (3 episodes, 2007)  Less 2007 3
  • Primary photo for Gilmore GirlsGilmore Girls (TV Series) Writer ("Celebration") (1 episode, 2007)  Less 2007 1
    • Bon Voyage (May 15, 2007) Writer ("Celebration") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Girls and Boys: Sex and British PopGirls and Boys: Sex and British Pop (TV Series) Writer ("Ain't 2 Proud 2 Beg") (1 episode, 2005)  Less 2005 1
    • Wannabe: The 90s (Nov 13, 2005) Writer ("Ain't 2 Proud 2 Beg") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Top of the PopsTop of the Pops (TV Series) Writer ("Ladies Night") (1 episode, 2003), Writer ("I Got 5 on It") (1 episode, 1996), Writer ("Something For Da Honeyz") (1 episode, 1995)  Less 1995–2003 3
  • Primary photo for GMTVGMTV (TV Series) Writer ("Ladies Night") (1 episode, 2003)  Less 2003 1
  • Primary photo for I Love the '70sI Love the '70s (TV Series) Writer ("Jungle Boogie") (1 episode, 2003)  Less 2003 1
    • 1973 (Aug 19, 2003) Writer ("Jungle Boogie")  Less
  • Primary photo for Liquid AssetsLiquid Assets (TV Series) Writer ("Celebration") (1 episode, 2003)  Less 2003 1
    • Kylie's Millions (Aug 11, 2003) Writer ("Celebration") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Malcolm in the MiddleMalcolm in the Middle (TV Series) Writer ("Celebration") (1 episode, 2003)  Less 2003 1
    • Baby: Part 1 (May 11, 2003) Writer ("Celebration")  Less
  • Primary photo for 2424 (TV Series) Writer ("Celebration") (1 episode, 2002)  Less 2002 1
  • Primary photo for Bring It OnBring It On (TV Series) Writer ("Ladies Night") (1 episode, 2001)  Less 2001 1
    • Cruise (Oct 5, 2001) Writer ("Ladies Night") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Samantha Mumba and Aaron Carter in ConcertSamantha Mumba and Aaron Carter in Concert (TV Special) Writer ("Baby Come On Over")  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for The '70sThe '70s (TV Movie) Writer ("Celebration") (uncredited)  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Up, Up, and Away!Up, Up, and Away! (TV Movie) Writer ("If You Wanna Dance") (as D. Thomas)  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Sounds of the EightiesSounds of the Eighties (TV Series) Writer ("Celebration") (1 episode, 1996)  Less 1996 1
    • Episode #1.3 (Jan 26, 1996) Writer ("Celebration")  Less
  • Primary photo for The NannyThe Nanny (TV Series) Writer ("Celebration") (1 episode, 1995)  Less 1995 1
    • Val's Apartment (Oct 9, 1995) Writer ("Celebration") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The SimpsonsThe Simpsons (TV Series) Writer ("Celebration") (1 episode, 1994)  Less 1994 1
  • Primary photo for Mystery Science Theater 3000Mystery Science Theater 3000 (TV Series) Writer ("Ladies' Night") (2 episodes, 1992–1993)  Less 1992–1993 2
    • I Accuse My Parents (Sep 4, 1993) Writer ("Ladies' Night") (uncredited)  Less
    • The Killer Shrews (Jul 25, 1992) Writer ("Ladies' Night") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for What's Up Doc?What's Up Doc? (TV Series) Writer ("Celebration") (1 episode, 1992)  Less 1992 1
  • Primary photo for Punky BrewsterPunky Brewster (TV Series) Writer ("Celebration") (1 episode, 1987)  Less 1987 1
    • The Matchmaker (Nov 13, 1987) Writer ("Celebration") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for WKRP in CincinnatiWKRP in Cincinnati (TV Series) Writer ("Celebration") (1 episode, 1981)  Less 1981 1
Self (8 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for Kool & the Gang: 40th Anniversary of the Funk LegendKool & the Gang: 40th Anniversary of the Funk Legend (Video) Himself (as Dennis Thomas)  Less 2005 $250K
  • Primary photo for Tout le monde en parleTout le monde en parle (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2004)  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Top TenTop Ten (TV Series) Himself - Interviewee (1 episode, 1998)  Less 1998
    • Disco (Sep 12, 1998) Himself - Interviewee  Less
  • Primary photo for The New Hollywood SquaresThe New Hollywood Squares (TV Series) Himself - Guest (1 episode, 1987)  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for Saturday Night LiveSaturday Night Live (TV Series) Himself - Musical Guest (1 episode, 1984)  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for BandstandBandstand (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 1980–1981)  Less 1980–1981
  • Primary photo for Kids Are People, TooKids Are People, Too (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1980)  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for New York, New YorkNew York, New York (TV Series) Himself - Musician (1 episode, 1980)  Less 1980
Other (5 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS

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