Ernest Tubb

Ernest Tubb worked on a variety of projects during his entertainment career. Tubb began his acting career in film, appearing in such titles as "Hollywood Barn Dance" (1947) and the Sissy Spacek dramatic biopic "Coal ... Read more »
Born: 02/09/1914 in Crisp, Texas, USA

Filmography

Actor (6)

Texas and Tennessee... A Musical Affair 1989 - 1990 (TV Show)

Actor

Loretta Lynn: The Lady... The Legend 1981 - 1982 (TV Show)

Actor

Fifty Years of Country Music 1980 - 1981 (TV Show)

Actor

Coal Miner's Daughter 1980 (Movie)

Himself (Actor)

Country Music Caravan (TV Show)

Actor
Music (6)

Believe In Me 2007 (Movie)

("Born to Lose") (Song Performer)

Walk the Line 2005 (Movie)

("Try Me One More Time") (Song)

Men of Honor 2000 (Movie)

("Half a Mind") (Song Performer)

Dudes 1988 (Movie)

("Waltz Across Texas") (Song Performer)

Coal Miner's Daughter 1980 (Movie)

(Song)

Coal Miner's Daughter 1980 (Movie)

("Walking The Floor Over You") (Song Performer)

Biography

Ernest Tubb worked on a variety of projects during his entertainment career. Tubb began his acting career in film, appearing in such titles as "Hollywood Barn Dance" (1947) and the Sissy Spacek dramatic biopic "Coal Miner's Daughter" (1980). He had an early role on the television special "Fifty Years of Country Music" (NBC, 1980-81). He also contributed to a variety of television specials, including "Loretta Lynn: The Lady... The Legend" (NBC, 1981-82) and "Roy Acuff -- 50 Years the King of Country Music" (NBC, 1981-82). Tubb also created music for the action film "Dudes" (1988) with Jon Cryer. Tubb was most recently credited in "Believe In Me" (2007). Tubb passed away in September 1984 at the age of 70.

Milestones

Popular songs include "Drivin' Nails In My Coffin".

SIMILAR ARTICLES