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Ronald Bell

Soundtrack | Actor
KNOWN FOR 
Pulp Fiction (1994) | Wreck-It Ralph (2012) | Hitch (I) (2005)
AKA 
Kool & The Gang | Kool & the Gang | Kool and the Gang
BORN 
Nov 1, 1951 (age 63)

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Past Film & Video (84 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for TammyTammy Writer ("Get Down on It")  Less 2014 $20MM $85MM
  • Primary photo for The Harry Hill MovieThe Harry Hill Movie Writer ("Celebration")  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Rapture-PaloozaRapture-Palooza Writer ("I Got 5 on It")  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")  Less 2012 $2MM $14MM
  • Primary photo for DetropiaDetropia Writer ("Hollywood Swinging")  Less 2012 $356K
  • Primary photo for Something from Nothing: The Art of RapSomething from Nothing: The Art of Rap Writer ("A Nigga Witta Gun")  Less 2012 $288K
  • Primary photo for The Power of TwoThe Power of Two Writer ("Celebration")  Less 2011 $550K
  • Primary photo for Trap.comTrap.com Writer ("Celebration") (as Ronald Nathan Bell)  Less 2011 BRL 5.5MM
  • Primary photo for Frankie & AliceFrankie & Alice Writer ("Jungle Boogie")  Less 2010 $693K
  • Primary photo for Eat Pray LoveEat Pray Love Writer ("Celebration")  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 Soul KitchenSoul Kitchen Writer ("Rated X")  Less 2009 €4MM $274K
  • 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")  Less 2009 $22MM $724K
  • Primary photo for The FirmThe Firm Writer ("Celebration") (as Ronald Nathan Bell)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Funny PeopleFunny People Writer ("Joanna")  Less 2009 $75MM $52MM
  • Primary photo for Dance FlickDance Flick Writer ("Hollywood Swinging")  Less 2009 $25MM $26MM
  • Primary photo for Ghosts of Girlfriends PastGhosts of Girlfriends Past Writer ("Ladies Night")  Less 2009 $52MM
  • Primary photo for 17 Again17 Again Writer ("Cherish")  Less 2009 $20MM $64MM
  • Primary photo for He's Just Not That Into YouHe's Just Not That Into You Writer ("Send It On")  Less 2009 $40MM $94MM
  • Primary photo for American SwingAmerican Swing Writer ("Ladies Night") (as Bell)  Less 2008 $500K $29K
  • Primary photo for Zack and Miri Make a PornoZack and Miri Make a Porno Writer ("Let Me Clear My Throat (Klassic Cool Original Version)")  Less 2008 $30MM $31MM
  • Primary photo for Step BrothersStep Brothers Writer ("Breathe and Stop")  Less 2008 $65MM $100MM
  • Primary photo for What Happens in VegasWhat Happens in Vegas Writer ("Get Down on It")  Less 2008 $35MM $80MM
  • Primary photo for Made of HonorMade of Honor Writer ("Ladies Night")  Less 2008 $40MM $46MM
  • Primary photo for Semi-ProSemi-Pro Writer ("Funky Stuff")  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")  Less 2007 $75MM $67MM
  • Primary photo for This ChristmasThis Christmas Writer ("Get Down on It")  Less 2007 $13MM $49MM
  • Primary photo for Mr. Bean's HolidayMr. Bean's Holiday Writer ("Celebration")  Less 2007 $25MM $33MM
  • Primary photo for I DoI Do Writer ("Take My Heart (You Can Have It If You Want It)") (as R. N. Bell)  Less 2006 €8.9MM
  • Primary photo for Rabbit FeverRabbit Fever Writer ("HOLLYWOOD SWINGING")  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Gridiron GangGridiron Gang Writer ("Celebration")  Less 2006 $30MM $38MM
  • Primary photo for BeerfestBeerfest Writer ("Jungle Boogie")  Less 2006 $18MM $19MM
  • Primary photo for How to Eat Fried WormsHow to Eat Fried Worms Writer ("Jungle Boogie")  Less 2006 $13MM
  • Primary photo for LittlemanLittleman Writer ("Celebration") (as Ronald D. Bell)  Less 2006 $64MM $58MM
  • Primary photo for The Science of SleepThe Science of Sleep Writer ("Steppin' Out") (as Ronald N. Bell)  Less 2006 $6MM $4.7MM
  • Primary photo for HavocHavoc Writer ("I Got 5 on It")  Less 2005 $9MM
  • Primary photo for Roll BounceRoll Bounce Writer ("Hollywood Swinging")  Less 2005 $17MM
  • Primary photo for Be CoolBe Cool Writer ("Hollywood Swingin'")  Less 2005 $53MM $56MM
  • Primary photo for HitchHitch Writer ("Never Gonna Let You Go (She's a Keepa)")  Less 2005 $70MM $178MM
  • Primary photo for Inside Deep ThroatInside Deep Throat Writer ("Jungle Boogie") (as R. Bell)  Less 2005 $2MM $654K
  • Primary photo for Shark TaleShark Tale Writer ("Ladies Night")  Less 2004 $75MM $161MM
  • Primary photo for Mr 3000Mr 3000 Writer ("Jungle Boogie")  Less 2004 $30MM $22MM
  • Primary photo for The CookoutThe Cookout Writer ("Summertime", "Summer Madness", "Jungle Boogie")  Less 2004 $12MM
  • Primary photo for Confessions of a Teenage Drama QueenConfessions of a Teenage Drama Queen Writer ("Ladies Night")  Less 2004 $15MM $29MM
  • Primary photo for EuroTripEuroTrip Writer ("Horndog")  Less 2004 $25MM $18MM
  • Primary photo for The Lion King 1 1/2The Lion King 1 1/2 (Video) Writer ("Jungle Boogie")  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for You Got ServedYou Got Served Writer ("Summer Madness", "Pump It Up")  Less 2004 $8MM $40MM
  • Primary photo for 2 Fast 2 Furious2 Fast 2 Furious Writer ("Pump It Up")  Less 2003 $76MM $127MM
  • Primary photo for Hal and StanHal and Stan (Video) Writer ("Summer Madness")  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for View from the TopView from the Top Writer ("Celebration")  Less 2003 $30MM $16MM
  • Primary photo for Dark BlueDark Blue Writer ("Ain't 2 Proud 2 Beg")  Less 2002 $15MM $9.1MM
  • Primary photo for Undercover BrotherUndercover Brother Writer ("Jungle Boogie", "Ladies Night")  Less 2002 $25MM $38MM
  • Primary photo for Sorority BoysSorority Boys Writer ("Ladies Night", "Boogie Band")  Less 2002 $12MM $10MM
  • Primary photo for Legally BlondeLegally Blonde Writer ("Get Down on It")  Less 2001 $18MM $95MM
  • Primary photo for Baby BoyBaby Boy Writer ("Summer Madness")  Less 2001 $16MM $29MM
  • Primary photo for ScratchScratch Writer ("Doo Bop Song", "Summer Madness")  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Little NickyLittle Nicky Writer ("Ladies Night")  Less 2000 $80MM $39MM
  • Primary photo for Me, Myself & IreneMe, Myself & Irene Writer ("Celebration")  Less 2000 $51MM $91MM
  • Primary photo for Ready to RumbleReady to Rumble Writer ("Jungle Boogie")  Less 2000 $24MM $12MM
  • Primary photo for The HurricaneThe Hurricane Writer ("Get Down on It")  Less 1999 $38MM $51MM
  • Primary photo for Love StinksLove Stinks Writer ("Jungle Boogie")  Less 1999 $4MM $2.8MM
  • Primary photo for The MatchThe Match Writer ("Celebration")  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Muppets from SpaceMuppets from Space Writer ("Celebration")  Less 1999 $24MM $16MM
  • Primary photo for 200 Cigarettes200 Cigarettes Soundtrack  Less 1999 $6MM $6.9MM
  • Primary photo for Ivory TowerIvory Tower Writer ("Celebration")  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for Good BurgerGood Burger Soundtrack  Less 1997 $9MM $24MM
  • Primary photo for Nothing to LoseNothing to Lose Writer ("Not Tonight (Remix)")  Less 1997 $25MM $44MM
  • Primary photo for Out to SeaOut to Sea Writer ("Celebration")  Less 1997 $28MM
  • Primary photo for B*A*P*SB*A*P*S Writer ("Get Down On It" (1984)) (as Bell)  Less 1997 $7.2MM
  • Primary photo for A Thin Line Between Love and HateA Thin Line Between Love and Hate Writer ("It's Ladies Night At Chocolate City")  Less 1996 $8MM $35MM
  • Primary photo for Nick of TimeNick of Time Writer ("Celebration")  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"), Music ("Celebration")  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for Pulp FictionPulp Fiction Writer ("Jungle Boogie")  Less 1994 $8MM $108MM
  • Primary photo for Who's the Man?Who's the Man? Writer ("What's Next on the Menu?") (as R. Bell)  Less 1993 $11MM
  • Primary photo for True LoveTrue Love Writer ("Celebration")  Less 1989 $1.4MM
  • Primary photo for Ruthless PeopleRuthless People Writer ("Dance Champion")  Less 1986 $72MM
  • Primary photo for Barrow Gang BCBarrow Gang BC Writer ("Cherish")  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for Electric Blue 22Electric Blue 22 (Video) Writer ("Take It To The Top") (uncredited)  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for Mike's MurderMike's Murder Writer ("Get Down on It")  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for Saturday Night FeverSaturday Night Fever Writer ("Open Sesame")  Less 1977 $3MM $94MM
  • Primary photo for Interpol contre X (Dossier AST-555)Interpol contre X (Dossier AST-555) Actor  Less 1960
Past Television (41 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Mike and Mike in the MorningMike and Mike in the Morning (TV Series) Writer ("Celebration") (9 episodes, 2013–2015)  Less 2013–2015 9
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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 ("Get Down On It", "Joanna", "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 ("Money in the Ghetto") (1 episode, 2005), Writer ("Hollywood Swinging") (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2005–2013 2
    • Detropia (2013) Writer ("Hollywood Swinging")  Less
    • A Hard Straight (Jan 2005) Writer ("Money in the Ghetto")  Less
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show with Jay LenoThe Tonight Show with Jay Leno (TV Series) Writer ("Ladies' Night", "Get Down on It", "Celebration") (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012 1
    • Episode #20.156 (Jun 8, 2012) Writer ("Ladies' Night", "Get Down on It", "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 20 to 120 to 1 (TV Series) Writer ("Celebration") (2 episodes, 2007–2010), Writer ("Jungle Boogie") (2 episodes, 2010)  Less 2007–2010 4
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  • 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 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 The Nolans: In the Mood for DancingThe Nolans: In the Mood for Dancing (TV Movie) Performer ("Ladies' Night")  Less 2009
  • 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 America's Got TalentAmerica's Got Talent (TV Series) Writer ("Celebration") (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009 1
    • Audition Show #1 (Jun 23, 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 ("Get Down On It") (1 episode, 2005), Writer ("Celebration") (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2005–2008 2
  • 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 Doc MartinDoc Martin (TV Series) Writer ("Celebration") (1 episode, 2004)  Less 2004 1
    • The Portwenn Effect (Sep 23, 2004) Writer ("Celebration") (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 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 R. Bell)  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 (9 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  Less 2005 $250K
  • Primary photo for Pero ¿esto qué es?Pero ¿esto qué es? (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1989)  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for The Pat Sajak ShowThe Pat Sajak Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1989)  Less 1989
  • 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 Champs-ElyséesChamps-Elysées (TV Series) Himself (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 (6 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS

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