Townes van Zandt (1944–1997)

Soundtrack | Composer | Actor
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KNOWN FOR 
In Bruges (2008) | American Made (2017) | Seven Psychopaths (2012)
AKA 
Townes Van Zandt
BORN 
Mar 7, 1944 (died Jan 1, 1997)
HEIGHT 
6' 3" (1.90m)

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Projects in Development (1 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
  • Primary photo for TownesTownes (Short) Writer  Less 2019 $10K Pre-Prod
Past Film & Video (24 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, MissouriThree Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri Performer ("Buckskin Stallion Blues"), Writer ("Buckskin Stallion Blues")  Less 2017 $15MM $55MM / $151MM
  • Primary photo for American MadeAmerican Made Performer ("Black Widow Blues"), Writer ("Black Widow Blues")  Less 2017 $50MM $51MM / —
  • Primary photo for Hell or High WaterHell or High Water Performer ("Dollar Bill Blues") (as Townes Van Zandt), Writer ("Dollar Bill Blues") (as Townes Van Zandt)  Less 2016 $12MM $27MM / $27MM
  • Primary photo for ZurichZurich Soundtrack ("Tower Song")  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for The ConnectionThe Connection Performer ("Waitin' Around to Die" (as "Waitin' 'Round to Die")), Writer ("Waitin' Around to Die" (as "Waitin' 'Round to Die"))  Less 2014 $26MM
  • Primary photo for Don Williams: I'll Be Here in the MorningDon Williams: I'll Be Here in the Morning (Video) Composer  Less 2014 $10K
  • Primary photo for CalvaryCalvary Performer ("Snake Song"), Writer ("Snake Song")  Less 2014 $3.6MM / —
  • Primary photo for The Motel LifeThe Motel Life Performer ("Mr. Mudd and Mr. Gold"), Writer ("Mr. Mudd and Mr. Gold")  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for The Broken Circle BreakdownThe Broken Circle Breakdown Writer ("If I Needed You")  Less 2012 $175K / $6MM
  • Primary photo for Seven PsychopathsSeven Psychopaths Performer ("Mr Mud And Mr Gold"), Writer ("Mr Mud And Mr Gold")  Less 2012 $15MM $15MM / $19MM
  • Primary photo for LawlessLawless Writer ("The Snake Song") (as Townes Van Zandt)  Less 2012 $26MM $37MM / $54MM
  • Primary photo for Winter's ChildrenWinter's Children (Short) Writer ("If I Needed You") (uncredited)  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for SkatelandSkateland Writer ("Pancho and Lefty")  Less 2010 $11K / —
  • Primary photo for Leaves of GrassLeaves of Grass Performer ("Rex's Blues"), Writer ("Rex's Blues")  Less 2009 $9MM $68K / —
  • Primary photo for Crazy HeartCrazy Heart Performer ("If I Needed You" (1981)), Writer ("If I Needed You" (1981))  Less 2009 $7MM $39MM / —
  • Primary photo for Unfinished StoriesUnfinished Stories Composer  Less 2009 CHF 150K
  • Primary photo for In BrugesIn Bruges Performer ("St John the Gambler") (as Townes Van Zandt), Writer ("St John the Gambler") (as Townes Van Zandt)  Less 2008 $15MM $7.8MM / —
  • Primary photo for Off the BlackOff the Black Performer ("If I Needed You"), Writer ("If I Needed You")  Less 2006 $24K / —
  • Primary photo for Jackass Number TwoJackass Number Two Thanks  Less 2006 $73MM / $85MM
  • Primary photo for Be Here to Love Me: A Film About Townes Van ZandtBe Here to Love Me: A Film About Townes Van Zandt Himself (archive footage) (as Townes Van Zandt), Performer ("Rake", "Be Here To Love Me", "Waitin' Round to Die", "Nothin'", "Where I Lead Me", "Brand New Companion", "High, Low and In Between", "Delta Momma Blues", "At My Window", "Highway Kind", "Snake Song", "To Live's to Fly", "Flyin' Shoes", "My Proud Mountains", "Don't You Take it Too Bad", "Black Crow Blues", "Marie", "Mr. Mudd & Mr. Gold", "Dollar Bill Blues", "Pancho & Lefty", "St. John The Gambler", "If I Needed You", "When She Don't Need Me", "Rex's Blues"), Writer ("Rake", "Be Here To Love Me", "Waitin' Round to Die", "Nothin'", "Where I Lead Me", "Brand New Companion", "High, Low and In Between", "Delta Momma Blues", "At My Window", "Highway Kind", "Snake Song", "To Live's to Fly", "Flyin' Shoes", "My Proud Mountains", "Don't You Take it Too Bad", "Black Crow Blues", "Marie", "Mr. Mudd & Mr. Gold", "Dollar Bill Blues", "Pancho & Lefty", "St. John The Gambler", "If I Needed You", "When She Don't Need Me", "Rex's Blues", "No Place to Fall")  Less 2004 $129K / —
  • Primary photo for The Second DeathThe Second Death (Short) Performer ("St.John the Gambler", "Highway Kind"), Writer ("St.John the Gambler", "Highway Kind")  Less 2000 £36K
  • Primary photo for StepmomStepmom Writer ("If I Needed You")  Less 1998 $50MM $91MM / $69MM
  • Primary photo for The Big LebowskiThe Big Lebowski Performer ("Dead Flowers")  Less 1998 $15MM $17MM / $46MM
  • Primary photo for Big Bad JohnBig Bad John Writer ("Pancho and Lefty")  Less 1990
Past Television (18 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for CounterpartCounterpart (TV Series) Performer ("Where I Lead Me") (1 episode, 2018), Writer ("Where I Lead Me") (1 episode, 2018)  Less 2018 1
    • Both Sides Now (Feb 11, 2018) Performer ("Where I Lead Me") (uncredited), Writer ("Where I Lead Me") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Hell on WheelsHell on Wheels (TV Series) Writer ("Waitin' Around to Die") (1 episode, 2016), Performer ("Waitin' Around to Die") (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016 1
    • Gambit (Jul 2, 2016) Performer ("Waitin' Around to Die") (uncredited), Writer ("Waitin' Around to Die") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for BillionsBillions (TV Series) Writer ("Waiting Around to Die") (1 episode, 2016), Performer ("Waiting Around to Die") (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016 1
    • Where the F*ck Is Donnie? (Mar 20, 2016) Performer ("Waiting Around to Die") (uncredited), Writer ("Waiting Around to Die") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Master of NoneMaster of None (TV Series) Performer ("Be Here to Love Me") (1 episode, 2015), Writer ("Be Here to Love Me") (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015 1
    • Nashville (Nov 6, 2015) Performer ("Be Here to Love Me"), Writer ("Be Here to Love Me")  Less
  • Primary photo for PatriotPatriot (TV Series) Writer ("If I Needed You") (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015 1
    • Milwaukee, America (Nov 5, 2015) Writer ("If I Needed You") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for ParenthoodParenthood (TV Series) Performer ("Be Here To Love Me") (1 episode, 2014), Writer ("Be Here To Love Me") (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2014 1
    • Lean In (Nov 20, 2014) Performer ("Be Here To Love Me") (uncredited), Writer ("Be Here To Love Me") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for True DetectiveTrue Detective (TV Series) Performer ("Lungs") (1 episode, 2014), Writer ("Lungs") (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2014 1
    • After You've Gone (Mar 2, 2014) Performer ("Lungs") (uncredited), Writer ("Lungs") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Marty Stuart ShowThe Marty Stuart Show (TV Series) Writer ("White Freightliner Blues", "Pancho and Lefty") (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012 1
    • Lyle Lovett (Jun 23, 2012) Writer ("White Freightliner Blues", "Pancho and Lefty") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Tung metalTung metal (TV Series) Music ("I en lille båd der gynger") (2 episodes, 2010)  Less 2010 2
  • Primary photo for True BloodTrue Blood (TV Series) Performer ("Waiting Around To Die") (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010 1
    • Hitting the Ground (Aug 1, 2010) Performer ("Waiting Around To Die") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Cold CaseCold Case (TV Series) Performer ("Snake Song") (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010 1
    • Bullet (Apr 4, 2010) Performer ("Snake Song")  Less
  • Primary photo for Dancing with the StarsDancing with the Stars (TV Series) Writer ("Be Here to Love Me") (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009 1
    • Round Six (Oct 26, 2009) Writer ("Be Here to Love Me") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Friday Night LightsFriday Night Lights (TV Series) Writer ("Two Hands") (1 episode, 2007), Performer ("Two Hands") (1 episode, 2007)  Less 2007 1
    • Nevermind (Jan 3, 2007) Performer ("Two Hands") (uncredited), Writer ("Two Hands") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Six Feet UnderSix Feet Under (TV Series) Soundtrack (2 episodes, 2005), Writer ("To Live is to Fly") (1 episode, 2005), Performer ("To Live is to Fly") (1 episode, 2005)  Less 2005 3
    • All Alone (Aug 7, 2005) Soundtrack ("To Live is to Fly")  Less
    • Ecotone (Jul 31, 2005) Soundtrack ("To Live is to Fly")  Less
    • Singing for Our Lives (Jul 24, 2005) Performer ("To Live is to Fly"), Writer ("To Live is to Fly")  Less
  • Primary photo for DeadwoodDeadwood (TV Series) Performer ("Hey Willy Boy") (1 episode, 2005), Writer ("Hey Willy Boy") (1 episode, 2005)  Less 2005 1
    • The Whores Can Come (May 15, 2005) Performer ("Hey Willy Boy") (uncredited), Writer ("Hey Willy Boy") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Norah Jones & the Handsome Band: Live in 2004Norah Jones & the Handsome Band: Live in 2004 (TV Special) Composer (song "Loretta")  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for SkeppsholmenSkeppsholmen (TV Series) Lyrics ("Be Here to Love Me") (1 episode, 2004), Music ("Be Here to Love Me") (1 episode, 2004)  Less 2004 1
    • Episode #4.12 (May 6, 2004) Lyrics ("Be Here to Love Me"), Music ("Be Here to Love Me")  Less
  • Primary photo for American Music ShopAmerican Music Shop (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1993)  Less 1993 1
Self (3 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Archive Footage (2 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE

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