Jermaine Jackson worked in a variety of genres and built up a diverse and reputable career. Jackson worked on a variety of projects during his early entertainment career, including "About Last Night" (1986) starring Rob Lowe, the Eddie Murphy and Judge Reinhold smash hit "Beverly Hills Cop II" (1987), "Mahogany" (1975), "Perfect" with John Travolta (1985), "Protocol" (1984) starring Goldie Hawn and "Voyage of the Rock Aliens" with Pia Zadora (1985). A regular on the awards show circuit, he made an appearance on "The American Music Awards" (1988-89). He appeared in a number of television specials, including "That's What Friends Are For" (1989-1990) and "Walt Disney World's 4th of July Spectacular" (1989-1990). Jackson also created music for the Tyrese Gibson drama "Baby Boy" (2001). Jackson was nominated for an Outstanding Miniseries Primetime Emmy Award for "The Jacksons: An American Dream" in 1993. Jackson had a number of different projects under his belt in the early 2000s and the 2010s, including "Wife Swap" (ABC, 2004-2015), "This Christmas" (2007), "Fighting" with Channing Tatum (2009) and the Jason Bateman and Melissa McCarthy box office smash "Identity Thief" (2013). Most recently, Jackson provided music for the Jennifer Aniston box office smash comedy "We're the Millers" (2013). Jackson was married to Halima Rashid.