Gene Vincent

Gene Vincent brought his musical talents to a variety of films over the course of his Hollywood career. Vincent began his entertainment career with his music featured in films like "The Year of Living Dangerously" ... Read more »
Born: 02/11/1935 in Norfolk, Virginia, USA

Filmography

Music (24)

Nowhere Boy 2010 (Movie)

("Be-Bop-A-Lula") (Song Performer)

Planet 51 2009 (Movie)

("Be Bop A Lula") (Song)

The Singing Detective 2003 (Movie)

("Important Words") (Song)

The Singing Detective 2003 (Movie)

("Woman Love") (Song Performer)

Pleasantville 1998 (Movie)

(Song)

Pleasantville 1998 (Movie)

("Be-Bop-A-Lula") (Song Performer)

This Boy's Life 1993 (Movie)

("You Belong to Me") (Song Performer)

Memphis 1991 - 1992 (TV Show)

Song

Book of Love 1991 (Movie)

(Song)

Drop Dead Gorgeous 1990 - 1991 (TV Show)

Song Performer

Wild At Heart 1990 (Movie)

(Song)

Wild At Heart 1990 (Movie)

("Be-Bop-A-Lu-La") (Song Performer)

High Hopes 1989 (Movie)

("Lonely Street") (Song Performer)

The Delinquents 1989 (Movie)

("Be-Bop-a-Lula") (Song)

Imagine: John Lennon 1988 (Movie)

("Be-Bob-a-Lula") (Song)

Nionde kompaniet 1987 (Movie)

(Music)

Desert Hearts 1986 (Movie)

(Song)

Desert Hearts 1986 (Movie)

("Be-Bop-a-Lula") (Song Performer)

Sweet Dreams 1985 (Movie)

("Be Bop A Lula") (Song Performer)

Tuff Turf 1985 (Movie)

("Be-Bop-a-Lula") (Song)

Where the Boys Are '84 1984 (Movie)

("Be-Bop-a-Lula") (Song)

The Year of Living Dangerously 1982 (Movie)

(Song)

The Year of Living Dangerously 1982 (Movie)

("Be-Bop-a-Lula") (Song Performer)

Roadracers (TV Show)

Song
Actor (1)

It's Trad, Dad! 1960 (Movie)

(Actor)

Biography

Gene Vincent brought his musical talents to a variety of films over the course of his Hollywood career. Vincent began his entertainment career with his music featured in films like "The Year of Living Dangerously" (1982), "Where the Boys Are '84" (1984) with Lisa Hartman Black and "Sweet Dreams" (1985) with Jessica Lange. His music also appeared in "Tuff Turf" (1985) and the drama "Desert Hearts" (1986) with Helen Shaver. Though known first for his music, Vincent also acted in the musical comedy "It's Trad, Dad!" (1961) with Helen Shapiro. In the eighties and the nineties, Vincent's music continued to appear on the silver screen, including in films like the Thomas Hanzon comedy "Nionde kompaniet" (1987), the documentary "Imagine: John Lennon" (1988) with Yoko Ono and the Philip Davis comedy "High Hopes" (1989). His work was also in the drama "The Delinquents" (1989) with Kylie Minogue and "Wild At Heart" (1990). Vincent's music was also featured in the Keith Coogan comedy "Book of Love" (1991), "This Boy's Life" (1993) and the William H. Macy fantastical comedy "Pleasantville" (1998). His music was also featured in "The Singing Detective" (2003) with Robert Downey Jr.. Vincent's music was most recently used in the Dwayne Johnson animated movie "Planet 51" (2009).

Milestones

Popular songs include "Be-Bop-A-Lula" and "Lotta Lovin'".

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