Jimmy Dean

Beloved country singer Jimmy Dean charmed countless audiences with his performances, both as a musician and an entertainer. He also starred in the TV movies "The Ballad of Andy Crocker" (1969-1970), "Rolling Man" ... Read more »
Born: 08/10/1928 in Plainview, Texas, USA

Filmography

Actor (23)

A Complete History of the Green Berets 2000 - 2001 (TV Show)

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The Statler Bros. Show 1991 - 1999 (TV Show)

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America's Music: The Roots of Country 1995 - 1996 (TV Show)

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Music City News Country Songwriters Awards 1992 - 1993 (TV Show)

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Murder, She Wrote 1990 - 1991 (Tv Show)

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Music City News Country Songwriters Awards 1990 - 1991 (TV Show)

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24th Annual Music City News Country Awards 1989 - 1990 (TV Show)

Host

Big Bad John 1990 (Movie)

Cletus Morgan (Actor)

Celebrities Offstage (09/04/89) 1989 - 1990 (TV Show)

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Funny Business With Charlie Chase III 1989 - 1990 (TV Show)

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TNN's All-Star Salute to Country Music 1989 - 1990 (TV Show)

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Texas and Tennessee... A Musical Affair 1989 - 1990 (TV Show)

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J.J. Starbuck 1987 - 1988 (TV Show)

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Texas 150: A Celebration Special 1985 - 1986 (TV Show)

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Jerry Reed and Special Friends 1982 - 1983 (TV Show)

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Country Night of the Stars I 1977 - 1978 (TV Show)

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Country Music Hit Parade 1976 - 1977 (TV Show)

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The City 1976 - 1977 (TV Show)

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Diamonds Are Forever 1971 (Movie)

William Whyte (Actor)

Daniel Boone (TV Show)

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Rolling Man (TV Show)

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The Ballad of Andy Crocker (TV Show)

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Music (1)

Big Bad John 1990 (Movie)

From Song("Big Bad John") (Song)

Biography

Beloved country singer Jimmy Dean charmed countless audiences with his performances, both as a musician and an entertainer. He also starred in the TV movies "The Ballad of Andy Crocker" (1969-1970), "Rolling Man" (ABC, 1972-73) and "The City" (NBC, 1976-77). In the beginning of his Hollywood career, Dean acted in films like the Sean Connery action flick "Diamonds Are Forever" (1971). He also contributed to a variety of television specials, including "Texas 150: A Celebration Special" (1985-86), "Celebrities Offstage (09/04/89)" (The Nashville Network, 1989-1990) and "TNN's All-Star Salute to Country Music" (The Nashville Network, 1989-1990). He also worked in television during these years, including a part on "The Statler Bros. Show" (The Nashville Network, 1991-99). Additionally, he could be seen on a variety of television specials like "Texas and Tennessee... A Musical Affair" (The Nashville Network, 1989-1990) and "Hats Off to Minnie Pearl: America Honors Minnie Pearl" (The Nashville Network, 1992-93). Dean also contributed music to "Falling From Grace" (1992). Dean last appeared on "A Complete History of the Green Berets" (History, 2000-01). Dean passed away in June 2010 at the age of 82.

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