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Johnny O'Keefe (1935–1978)

Soundtrack | Composer | Music Department
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KNOWN FOR 
Adventures in Babysitting (1987) | Pretty Woman (1990) | Shine (1996)
AWARDS 
1 win More »
NICKNAMEs  
The Wild One, J.O.K.
BORN 
Jan 19, 1935 (died Oct 6, 1978)

Filmography Filter

Past Film & Video (25 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Alvin and the Chipmunks: ChipwreckedAlvin and the Chipmunks: Chipwrecked Writer ("Real Wild Child")  Less 2011 $75MM $133MM / $343MM
  • Primary photo for Bad TeacherBad Teacher Writer ("Real Wild Child")  Less 2011 $20MM $100MM / $216MM
  • Primary photo for Nowhere BoyNowhere Boy Writer ("Wild One")  Less 2009 $1.4MM / —
  • Primary photo for Wild ChildWild Child Writer ("Real Wild Child")  Less 2008 $20MM $20K / —
  • Primary photo for Romulus, My FatherRomulus, My Father Writer ("Real Wild Child")  Less 2007 $3K / —
  • Primary photo for The WildThe Wild Writer ("Real Wild Child") (as John O'Keefe)  Less 2006 $80MM $37MM / $102MM
  • Primary photo for EuroTripEuroTrip Writer ("Wild One")  Less 2004 $25MM $18MM / —
  • Primary photo for Real Wild Child: Joan Jett Music Video AnthologyReal Wild Child: Joan Jett Music Video Anthology (Video) Writer ("Real Wild Child")  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Joan Jett and the Blackhearts: Live!Joan Jett and the Blackhearts: Live! (Video) Writer ("Real Wild Child")  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Josie and the PussycatsJosie and the Pussycats Writer ("Real Wild Child")  Less 2001 $39MM $14MM / —
  • Primary photo for Wild AmericaWild America Lyrics ("Real Wild Child (Wild One)"), Music ("Real Wild Child (Wild One)")  Less 1997 $7.3MM / —
  • Primary photo for ShineShine Performer ("Why Do They Doubt Our Love"), Writer ("Why Do They Doubt Our Love")  Less 1996 $5.5MM $36MM / —
  • Primary photo for HackersHackers Writer ("Real Wild Child")  Less 1995 $20MM $7.6MM / —
  • Primary photo for CluelessClueless Writer ("Real Wild Child (Wild One)")  Less 1995 $12MM $57MM / $21MM
  • Primary photo for Hotel SorrentoHotel Sorrento Performer ("She Wears My Ring")  Less 1995 $91K / —
  • Primary photo for This Boy's LifeThis Boy's Life Writer ("Real Wild Child")  Less 1993 $4.1MM / —
  • Primary photo for Problem Child 2Problem Child 2 Writer ("Real Wild Child")  Less 1991 $15MM $25MM / —
  • Primary photo for Problem ChildProblem Child Writer ("REAL WILD CHILD")  Less 1990 $10MM $53MM / $72MM
  • Primary photo for Pretty WomanPretty Woman Writer ("Real Wild Child (Wild One)")  Less 1990 $14MM $178MM / $463MM
  • Primary photo for The DelinquentsThe Delinquents Performer ("She's My Baby")  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for Great Balls of Fire!Great Balls of Fire! Writer ("Real Wild Child (Wild One)")  Less 1989 $14MM / —
  • Primary photo for Crocodile Dundee IICrocodile Dundee II Writer ("Real Wild Child (Wild One)")  Less 1988 $14MM $109MM / $130MM
  • Primary photo for Adventures in BabysittingAdventures in Babysitting Lyrics ("Real Wild Child") (as John O'Keefe), Music ("Real Wild Child") (as John O'Keefe)  Less 1987 $34MM / —
  • Primary photo for The OutsidersThe Outsiders Writer ("Real Wild Child")  Less 1983 $10MM $26MM / —
  • Primary photo for Don's PartyDon's Party Performer ("She's My Baby", "She Wears My Ring")  Less 1976
Past Television (16 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for SupernaturalSupernatural (TV Series) Writer ("Real Wild Child") ( 1 episode, 2017 )  Less 2017 1
  • Primary photo for Iggy Pop: Les nuits de Fourvière 17.07.2015Iggy Pop: Les nuits de Fourvière 17.07.2015 (TV Movie) Writer ("Real Wild Child (Wild One)")  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for The Doctor Blake MysteriesThe Doctor Blake Mysteries (TV Series) Writer ("The Wild One") ( 2 episodes, 2013 ) , Writer ("Six O'Clock Rock") ( 1 episode, 2014 ) , Performer ("The Wild One") ( 1 episode, 2013 )  Less 2013–2014 3
    • The Food of Love (Feb 14, 2014) Writer ("Six O'Clock Rock")  Less
    • All That Glitters (Mar 29, 2013) Writer ("The Wild One") (uncredited)  Less
    • Still Waters (Feb 1, 2013) Performer ("The Wild One"), Writer ("The Wild One")  Less
  • Primary photo for Dancing with the StarsDancing with the Stars (TV Series) Writer ("Real Wild Child") ( 2 episodes, 2012 )  Less 2012 2
    • Week 3: The Results (Oct 9, 2012) Writer ("Real Wild Child")  Less
    • Week 2 (Mar 26, 2012) Writer ("Real Wild Child")  Less
  • Primary photo for True BloodTrue Blood (TV Series) Writer ("Real Wild Child") ( 1 episode, 2011 )  Less 2011 1
    • She's Not There (Jun 26, 2011) Writer ("Real Wild Child")  Less
  • Primary photo for Willkommen ÖsterreichWillkommen Österreich (TV Series) Writer ("Real Wild Child (Wild One)") ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010 1
    • Episode #1.113 (Jul 1, 2010) Writer ("Real Wild Child (Wild One)") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The X FactorThe X Factor (TV Series) Writer ("Real Wild Child") ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2008 1
    • Episode #5.3 (Aug 30, 2008) Writer ("Real Wild Child")  Less
  • Primary photo for It Takes TwoIt Takes Two (TV Series) Writer ("Sing (And Tell The Blues So Long)") ( 1 episode, 2007 )  Less 2007 1
    • Episode #2.5 (Jun 5, 2007) Writer ("Sing (And Tell The Blues So Long)")  Less
  • Primary photo for 20 to 120 to 1 (TV Series) Performer ("Shout") ( 1 episode, 2007 ) , Himself ( 1 episode, 2007 )  Less 2007 1
    • Party Songs (Apr 15, 2007) Himself (archive footage), Performer ("Shout")  Less
  • Primary photo for My Name Is EarlMy Name Is Earl (TV Series) Performer ("Wild One") ( 1 episode, 2007 ) , Writer ("Wild One") ( 1 episode, 2007 )  Less 2007 1
    • Guess Who's Coming Out of Joy (Feb 22, 2007) Performer ("Wild One") (uncredited), Writer ("Wild One") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Reasonable DoubtsReasonable Doubts (TV Series) Writer ("Real Wild Child (Wild One)") ( 1 episode, 1992 )  Less 1992 1
    • Moment of Doubt (Oct 27, 1992) Writer ("Real Wild Child (Wild One)") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Brides of ChristBrides of Christ (TV Mini-series) Performer ("Let's Twist Again")  Less 1991– 
  • Primary photo for Miami ViceMiami Vice (TV Series) Writer ("Real Wild Child") ( 1 episode, 1986 )  Less 1986 1
    • Killshot (Oct 10, 1986) Writer ("Real Wild Child") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Johnny O'Keefe: The Wild OneJohnny O'Keefe: The Wild One (TV Movie) Composer, Subject, Performer (archive footage)  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for The Ernie Sigley ShowThe Ernie Sigley Show (TV Series) Performer ("Rock and roll medley: 'Blue Suede Shoes' / 'Hound Dog' / 'Tutti Frutti' / 'Heartbreak Hotel' / '(Let Me Be Your) Teddy Bear' / 'Little Darlin' / 'Only You' / 'Jailhouse Rock' / 'Shake, Rattle and Roll' / 'See You Later, Alligator' / 'Rock Around the Clock' / 'Your Mama Don't Dance' / 'Johnny B. Goode' / 'Twilight Time' / 'You Need Hands' / 'Blue Suede Shoes' reprise / 'Bye Bye Love' / 'Great Balls of Fire' / 'Shake, Rattle and Roll' reprise / 'Rock Around the Clock' reprise / 'Razzle Dazzle' ") ( 1 episode, 1974 ) , Himself ( 1 episode, 1974 )  Less 1974 1
    • Episode dated 30 April 1974 (Apr 30, 1974) Himself, Performer ("Rock and roll medley: 'Blue Suede Shoes' / 'Hound Dog' / 'Tutti Frutti' / 'Heartbreak Hotel' / '(Let Me Be Your) Teddy Bear' / 'Little Darlin' / 'Only You' / 'Jailhouse Rock' / 'Shake, Rattle and Roll' / 'See You Later, Alligator' / 'Rock Around the Clock' / 'Your Mama Don't Dance' / 'Johnny B. Goode' / 'Twilight Time' / 'You Need Hands' / 'Blue Suede Shoes' reprise / 'Bye Bye Love' / 'Great Balls of Fire' / 'Shake, Rattle and Roll' reprise / 'Rock Around the Clock' reprise / 'Razzle Dazzle' ")  Less
  • Primary photo for BandstandBandstand (TV Series) Performer ("Good Luck Charm", "Hey Girl", "Don't Be Cruel", "You'll Never Walk Alone", "Mutual Admiration Society") ( 1 episode, 1966 ) , Himself ( 1 episode, 1966 )  Less 1966 1
    • Episode dated 22 October 1966 (Oct 22, 1966) Himself, Performer ("Good Luck Charm", "Hey Girl", "Don't Be Cruel", "You'll Never Walk Alone", "Mutual Admiration Society")  Less
Self (11 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for This Is Your LifeThis Is Your Life (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1975 )  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for The Ernie Sigley ShowThe Ernie Sigley Show (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 1974 )  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for The Paul Hogan ShowThe Paul Hogan Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1973 )  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for The Graham Kennedy ShowThe Graham Kennedy Show (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 1973 )  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for In Melbourne TonightIn Melbourne Tonight (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 1969 )  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for BandstandBandstand (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1966 )  Less 1966
  • Primary photo for The Go!! ShowThe Go!! Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1966 )  Less 1966
  • Primary photo for Sing, Sing, SingSing, Sing, Sing (TV Series) Himself - Host (1963-1965)  Less 1962–1965
  • Primary photo for Jack Benny in AustraliaJack Benny in Australia (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1964
  • Primary photo for Six O'Clock RockSix O'Clock Rock (TV Series) Himself  Less 1959–1962
  • Primary photo for Rock 'n' RollRock 'n' Roll (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1959
Archive Footage (1 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for 20 to 120 to 1 (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2007 )  Less 2007
    • Party Songs (Apr 15, 2007) Himself (archive footage)  Less
Other (1 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for SingStar AmpedSingStar Amped (Video Game) Writer ("Real Wild Child (Wild One)")  Less 2007

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