Erroll Garner

Erroll Garner brought his musical talents to a variety of films over the course of his Hollywood career. Garner began his entertainment career with his music featured in films like the musical drama "Play Misty for Me" ... Read more »
Born: 06/15/1923 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA

Filmography

Music (17)

Dave Chappelle's Block Party 2006 (Movie)

("Misty") (Song)

Infamous 2006 (Movie)

("How High The Moon") (Song Performer)

Melinda and Melinda 2005 (Movie)

("Will You Still Be Mine") (Song Performer)

Catch Me If You Can 2002 (Movie)

("Body & Soul") (Song Performer)

Celebrity 1998 (Movie)

("Will You Still Be Mine" "Lullaby of Birdland") (Song Performer)

Deconstructing Harry 1997 (Movie)

("She's Funny That Way" "The Way You Look Tonight") (Song Performer)

The Substance of Fire 1996 (Movie)

("Body and Soul") (Song Performer)

Manhattan Murder Mystery 1993 (Movie)

("Misty") (Song)

Manhattan Murder Mystery 1993 (Movie)

("The Best Things In Life Are Free" "I'm In The Mood For Love" "Misty") (Song Performer)

Defending Your Life 1991 (Movie)

("Misty") (Song)

Alice 1990 (Movie)

("Caravan" "Will You Still Be Mine") (Song Performer)

Another Woman 1988 (Movie)

("A Fine Romance" "Make Believe") (Song Performer)

Poto and Cabengo 1982 (Movie)

("I Found a Million Dollar Baby") (Song)

Drive-In 1976 (Movie)

("Misty") (Song)

Play Misty for Me 1971 (Movie)

("Misty") (Song Performer)

A New Kind of Love 1962 (Movie)

themes (Theme Music)

My House in Umbria (TV Show)

Song

Biography

Erroll Garner brought his musical talents to a variety of films over the course of his Hollywood career. Garner began his entertainment career with his music featured in films like the musical drama "Play Misty for Me" (1971) with Clint Eastwood, the adventure "Drive-In" (1976) with Lisa LeMole and "Poto and Cabengo" (1982). His music also appeared in the drama "Another Woman" (1988) with Gena Rowlands and "Alice" (1990) with Joe Mantegna. In the nineties, Garner's music continued to appear on the silver screen, including in films like the Albert Brooks comedic fantasy "Defending Your Life" (1991), "Manhattan Murder Mystery" (1993) with Woody Allen and the dramatic adaptation "The Substance of Fire" (1996) with Tony Goldwyn. His work was also in the Caroline Aaron comedy "Deconstructing Harry" (1997) and the comedic drama "Celebrity" (1998) with Hank Azaria. Garner's music was also featured in the Leonardo DiCaprio hit crime flick "Catch Me If You Can" (2002), "Melinda and Melinda" (2005) and the Dave Chappelle comedy "Dave Chappelle's Block Party" (2006). His music was also featured in the Toby Jones crime drama "Infamous" (2006). Garner's music was most recently featured in the Bradley Cooper smash hit comedic adaptation "Silver Linings Playbook" (2012).

Milestones

Known for such albums as "Concert By The Sea" and "Plays Misty"

Popular songs include "Easy To Love" and "Dancing In The Dark".

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