Gerry Goffin

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Born: 02/11/1939 in Brooklyn, New York, USA

Filmography

Music (62)

Filth 2014 (Movie)

("Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow") (Song)

Lovelace 2013 (Movie)

("I've Got To Use My Imagination") (Song)

Meet Monica Velour 2011 (Movie)

("Tonight I Celebrate My Love") (Song)

Flipped 2010 (Movie)

("One Fine Day") (Song)

Valentine's Day 2010 (Movie)

"I'm Into Something Good" (Song)

An American Affair 2009 (Movie)

("I Can't Stay Mad At You") (Song)

Seven Pounds 2008 (Movie)

"I'm Into Something Good" (Song)

Welcome Home Roscoe Jenkins 2008 (Movie)

("Saving All My Love For You") (Song)

Norbit 2007 (Movie)

("Tonight I Celebrate My Love") (Song)

American Gun 2006 (Movie)

("No Easy Way Down") (Song)

Inland Empire 2006 (Movie)

("The Loco-Motion") (Song)

Living in TV Land 2005 - 2006 (Tv Show)

Song

The Last Shot 2004 (Movie)

("Theme From Mahogany (Do You Know Where You're Going To)") (Song)

The Wedding Planner 2001 (Movie)

("Somewhere My Baby Waits for Me") (Song)

Vanilla Sky 2001 (Movie)

("Porpoise Song (theme from 'Head')") (Song)

Resurrection Man 2000 (Movie)

("He's in Town") (Song)

Thomas and the Magic Railroad 2000 (Movie)

("Locomotion") (Song)

Crazy in Alabama 1999 (Movie)

songs("Like Little Children" "Little Miss Happiness") (Song)

Dick 1999 (Movie)

("The Loco-Motion") (Song)

Stir of Echoes 1999 (Movie)

("It's Not the Spotlight") (Song)

All I Wanna Do 1998 (Movie)

("Hey Girl") (Song)

Simon Birch 1998 (Movie)

("Up on the Roof") (Song)

Woo 1998 (Movie)

("Do You Know Where You're Going To? (Theme from 'Mahogany')") (Song)

A Life Less Ordinary 1997 (Movie)

("Will You Love Me Tomorrow") (Song)

Up on the Roof 1997 (Movie)

("Up On the Roof") (Song)

One Fine Day 1996 (Movie)

("One Fine Day") (Song)

Forrest Gump 1994 (Movie)

("I've Got to Use My Imagination") (Song)

The Rolling Stones Rock and Roll Circus 1994 (Movie)

("Something Better") (Song)

Matinee 1993 (Movie)

("Loco-Motion") (Song)

The Joy Luck Club 1993 (Movie)

("One Fine Day") (Song)

Captain Ron 1992 (Movie)

("Quien Puso El Bomp?") (Song)

Honey, I Blew Up the Kid 1992 (Movie)

("Loco-Motion") (Song)

Dogfight 1991 (Movie)

("Turkey Trot") (Song)

The Doctor 1991 (Movie)

("Up on the Roof") (Song)

Waiting For the Light 1990 (Movie)

("Loco-motion") (Song)

Scenes From the Class Struggle in Beverly Hills 1989 (Movie)

("You Make Me Feel Like a Natural Woman") (Song)

Shag: The Movie 1989 (Movie)

("Up on the Roof") (Song)

Arthur 2 On The Rocks 1988 (Movie)

("The Loco-Motion") (Song)

The Naked Gun - From the Files of Police Squad! 1988 (Movie)

("I'm Into Something Good") (Song)

Love Is a Dog From Hell 1987 (Movie)

("Take Good Care of My Baby") (Song)

Street Smart 1987 (Movie)

("(You Make Me Feel Like) a Natural Woman") (Song)

The Best of Times 1986 (Movie)

("Don't Say Nothin' Bad (About My Baby)") (Music)

The Best of Times 1986 (Movie)

("Don't Say Nothin' Bad (About My Baby)") (Lyrics)

The Fantasist 1985 (Movie)

("Up on the Roof") (Song)

Police Academy 1984 (Movie)

("Will You Love Me Tomrrow?") (Song)

The Flamingo Kid 1984 (Movie)

("One Fine Day") (Song)

Bad Boys 1983 (Movie)

("Run to Her") (Song)

Exposed 1983 (Movie)

("The Loco-Motion") (Song)

Heart Like A Wheel 1983 (Movie)

("The Loco-Motion") (Song)

Losin' It 1983 (Movie)

("Will You Love Me Tomorrow?") (Song)

The Big Chill 1983 (Movie)

("(You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman") (Song)

Trading Places 1983 (Movie)

("The Loco-Motion") (Song)

Roman Zair 1982 (Movie)

("Locomotion" "Take Good Care of My Baby") (Song)

Sapiches 1981 (Movie)

("Who Put the Bomp") (Song)

Big Wednesday 1978 (Movie)

songs("The Loco-Motion" "Will You Love Me Tomorrow?") (Song)

Pipe Dreams 1976 (Movie)

songs (Song)

The Greatest 1976 (Movie)

lyrics (Theme Lyrics)

Mahogany 1975 (Movie)

("Theme From Mahogany (Do You Know Where You're Going To)") (Song)

Easy Rider 1969 (Movie)

("Wasn't Born to Follow" "Let's Turkey Trot") (Song)

Head 1968 (Movie)

("Porpoise Song") (Song)

Deacons For Defense (TV Show)

Song
Actor (2)

A.K.A. Doc Pomus 2013 (Movie)

Himself (Actor)

Hitmakers: The Teens Who Stole Pop Music 2000 - 2001 (TV Show)

Actor

Relationships

Michele Conway Actor

Wife

Carole King Song

Ex-Wife

Milestones

1985

Final Number 1 hit, "Saving All My Love for You," sung by Whitney Houston.

1975

Nominated for an Oscar for co-writing the theme from 1975's "Mahogany," as sung by Diana Ross.

1960

First Number 1 hit, The Shirelles' "Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow."

Bonus Trivia

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Together with then wife Carole King, Goffin became one-half of one of the most successful songwriting partnerships in the history of pop music.

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Together, Goffin and King wrote over 50 Top 40 hits throughout the 1960s.

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He co-wrote Whitney Houston's 1985 hit, "Saving All My Love for You."

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Goffin suffered from manic depression which was brought on by his heavy use of LSD throughout the 1960s.

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Early in his career, John Lennon told an interviewer that he, along with Paul McCartney, aspired to be the Goffin and King of their homeland.

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