Alan Freed

Alan Freed produced music that was featured in many Hollywood productions. In his early acting career, Freed appeared in such films as "Don't Knock the Rock" (1956), "Rock Around the Clock" (1956) and "Mister Rock and ... Read more »
Born: 12/15/1921

Filmography

Music (6)

Confessions of a Dangerous Mind 2002 (Movie)

("Sincerely") (Song)

Book of Love 1991 (Movie)

("Sincerely") (Song)

Goodfellas 1990 (Movie)

("Sincerely") (Song)

Twice in A Lifetime 1986 (Movie)

("Sincerely") (Song)

Porky's II: The Next Day 1983 (Movie)

("Sincerely") (Song)

Come Back to the 5 & Dime Jimmy Dean, Jimmy Dean 1982 (Movie)

("Sincerely") (Song)
Actor (4)

Go, Johnny, Go! 1958 (Movie)

Himself (Actor)

Mister Rock and Roll 1957 (Movie)

Himself (Actor)

Rock Around the Clock 1956 (Movie)

(Actor)

Don't Knock the Rock 1955 (Movie)

(Actor)
Producer (1)

Go, Johnny, Go! 1958 (Movie)

(Producer)

Biography

Alan Freed produced music that was featured in many Hollywood productions. In his early acting career, Freed appeared in such films as "Don't Knock the Rock" (1956), "Rock Around the Clock" (1956) and "Mister Rock and Roll" (1957). He also appeared in "Go, Johnny, Go!" (1959). In the eighties, Freed's music continued to appear on the silver screen, including in films like the Sandy Dennis dramatic adaptation "Come Back to the 5 & Dime Jimmy Dean, Jimmy Dean" (1982), the Dan Monahan comedy "Porky's II: The Next Day" (1983) and the Gene Hackman drama "Twice in A Lifetime" (1985). Freed's music was also featured in the crime feature "Goodfellas" (1990) with Robert De Niro, the comedy "Book of Love" (1991) with Keith Coogan and "Confessions of a Dangerous Mind" (2002). Freed's music was most recently featured in "Brooklyn's Finest" (2010) with Richard Gere.

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