Frank DeVol

Composer, Songwriter, Music arranger
Provided the music for over half the films directed by Robert Aldrich, including "The Big Knife", "Kiss Me Deadly" (both 1955) and "Whatever Happened to Baby Jane" (1962). DeVol's best known composition is probably the ... Read more »
Born: 09/19/1911 in Moundsville, West Virginia, USA

Filmography

Music (98)

Southland Tales 2007 (Movie)

("Main Title") (Song Performer)

Southland Tales 2007 (Movie)

("Main Title") (Song)

House of Wax 2005 (Movie)

("I've Written a Letter to Daddy") (Song)

Elf 2003 (Movie)

("Sleigh Ride") (Song Performer)

Family Affair 2002 (Tv Show)

Theme Music

A Very Brady Sequel 1996 (Movie)

("The Brady Bunch") (Song)

The Brady Bunch Movie 1995 (Movie)

("The Brady Bunch") (Song)

Singles 1992 (Movie)

("My Three Sons Theme") (Song)

What About Bob? 1991 (Movie)

("Brady Bunch Theme") (Song)

Cookie 1989 (Movie)

("Brady Bunch Theme") (Song)

Cousins 1989 (Movie)

("The Brady Bunch") (Song)

I'm Gonna Git You Sucka 1988 (Movie)

("The Brady Bunch") (Song)

Adventures in Babysitting 1987 (Movie)

("The Brady Bunch Theme") (Song)

Herbie, the Love Bug 1981 - 1982 (TV Show)

Music

Tales of the Apple Dumpling Gang 1981 - 1982 (TV Show)

Music

All the Marbles 1981 (Movie)

(Music)

Herbie Goes Bananas 1980 (Movie)

songs("Look at Me" "I Found a New Friend") (Song)

Herbie Goes Bananas 1980 (Movie)

(Music)

Highcliffe Manor 1978 - 1979 (TV Show)

Theme Music

The Frisco Kid 1979 (Movie)

(Music)

The Millionaire 1978 - 1979 (TV Show)

Music

Herbie Goes to Monte Carlo 1977 (Movie)

(Music)

Charo 1975 - 1976 (TV Show)

Music

Hey, I'm Alive! 1975 - 1976 (TV Show)

Music

The Choirboys 1976 (Movie)

songs (Song)

The Choirboys 1976 (Movie)

(Music)

Doc Savage, The Man of Bronze 1975 (Movie)

music adaptation (Music)

Hustle 1975 (Movie)

(Music)

Dusty's Trail 1973 - 1974 (TV Show)

Music

Key West 1973 - 1974 (TV Show)

Music

The Brady Bunch 1969 - 1974 (TV Show)

Music

The Fess Parker Show 1973 - 1974 (TV Show)

Music

The Longest Yard 1973 (Movie)

(Music)

My Three Sons 1960 - 1972 (TV Show)

Music

The Emperor of the North Pole 1972 (Movie)

(Music)

The Smith Family 1970 - 1972 (TV Show)

Music

Ulzana's Raid 1972 (Movie)

(Music)

Family Affair 1966 - 1971 (TV Show)

Music

Krakatoa, East of Java 1969 (Movie)

(Music)

The Legend of Lylah Clare 1968 (Movie)

(Music)

The Legend of Lylah Clare 1968 (Movie)

songs (Song)

What's So Bad About Feeling Good? 1968 (Movie)

(Music)

The Ballad of Josie 1967 (Movie)

(Music)

The Dirty Dozen 1967 (Movie)

lyrics on("The Bramble Bush" and "Einsam") (Theme Lyrics)

The Dirty Dozen 1967 (Movie)

(Music)

The Dirty Dozen 1967 (Movie)

songs (Song)

Caprice 1966 (Movie)

(Music)

Guess Who's Coming to Dinner 1966 (Movie)

(Music)

The Happening 1966 (Movie)

songs (Song)

The Happening 1966 (Movie)

(Music)

Texas Across the River 1965 (Movie)

(Music)

The Glass Bottom Boat 1965 (Movie)

(Music)

Cat Ballou 1964 (Movie)

(Music)

Hush ... Hush, Sweet Charlotte 1964 (Movie)

(Music)

Hush ... Hush, Sweet Charlotte 1964 (Movie)

title song (Song)

Send Me No Flowers 1964 (Movie)

(Music)

The Flight of the Phoenix 1964 (Movie)

(Music)

Good Neighbor Sam 1963 (Movie)

(Music)

Who Do You Trust? 1957 - 1963 (TV Show)

Music

Boys' Night Out 1962 (Movie)

(Music)

Bus Stop 1961 - 1962 (TV Show)

Music

For Love or Money 1962 (Movie)

(Music)

McLintock! 1962 (Movie)

("Love In the Country") (Song)

McLintock! 1962 (Movie)

(Music)

The Dinah Shore Show 1957 - 1962 (Tv Show)

Music

The Thrill of It All 1962 (Movie)

(Music)

The Wheeler Dealers 1962 (Movie)

(Music)

Under the Yum Yum Tree 1962 (Movie)

(Music)

What Ever Happened to Baby Jane? 1962 (Movie)

(Music)

Lover Come Back 1960 (Movie)

(Music)

Lover Come Back 1960 (Movie)

("Lover Come Back to Me") (Song)

Murder, Inc. 1960 (Movie)

(Music)

Pillow Talk 1959 (Movie)

(Music)

The Betty White Show 1957 - 1958 (TV Show)

Music

The Rosemary Clooney Show 1957 - 1958 (Tv Show)

Music

Do You Trust Your Wife? 1955 - 1957 (TV Show)

Music

Johnny Trouble 1957 (Movie)

(Music)

The Ride Back 1957 (Movie)

(Music)

Attack! 1956 (Movie)

(Music)

Pardners 1956 (Movie)

(Music)

Kiss Me Deadly 1955 (Movie)

(Music)

The Betty White Show 1953 - 1955 (TV Show)

Music

The Big Knife 1955 (Movie)

(Music)

Kay Kyser's Kollege of Musical Knowledge 1949 - 1954 (TV Show)

Music

World For Ransom 1954 (Movie)

(Music)

A Very Brady Christmas (TV Show)

Music

Female Artillery (TV Show)

Music

Murdock's Gang (TV Show)

Music

Panache (TV Show)

Music

Radio Inside (TV Show)

Song

The Brady Brides (TV Show)

Music

The Brady Girls Get Married (TV Show)

Music

The Delphi Bureau (TV Show)

Music

The Ghosts of Buxley Hall (TV Show)

Music

The Love Boat (TV Show)

Music

The Reluctant Heroes (TV Show)

Music

Vega$ (TV Show)

Music
Actor (10)

The Bradys 1989 - 1990 (TV Show)

Actor

The Jeffersons 1975 - 1985 (TV Show)

Actor

The Frisco Kid 1979 (Movie)

Piano Player (Actor)

America 2-Night 1977 - 1978 (TV Show)

Actor

Fernwood 2-Night 1976 - 1977 (TV Show)

Actor

Camp Runamuck 1965 - 1966 (TV Show)

Actor

The Big Mouth 1966 (Movie)

Bogart (Actor)

A Very Special Favor 1965 (Movie)

Desk Clerk (Actor)

I'm Dickens... He's Fenster 1962 - 1964 (TV Show)

Actor

The Parent Trap 1961 (Movie)

Mr Eaglewood (Actor)

Biography

Provided the music for over half the films directed by Robert Aldrich, including "The Big Knife", "Kiss Me Deadly" (both 1955) and "Whatever Happened to Baby Jane" (1962). DeVol's best known composition is probably the theme music for TV's "The Brady Bunch" (1969-74).

Relationships

Donna DeVol Copeland

Daughter

Linda DeVol Morehouse

Daughter

Grayce McGinty

Wife
Married 1935 until her death February 1, 1989

Helen O'Connell Actor

Wife
Married from 1991 until her death on September 9, 1993

Milestones

1977

Played the regular role of Happy Kyne on the "Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman" spin-off/talk show spoof "Fernwood 2-Night"

1954

First feature as composer, Robert Aldrich's "World for Ransom"

Raised in Canton, Ohio

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