Rita Coolidge

Actress-musician Rita Coolidge made a splash in Hollywood both on and off-screen. Coolidge worked on a variety of projects during her early entertainment career, including "El Triunfo de un Hombre Llamado Caballo" with ... Read more »
Born: 05/01/1944 in Lafayette, Tennessee, USA

Filmography

Actor (22)

Christmas in the Clouds 2005 (Movie)

Ramona (Actor)

Brenda Lee: Little Miss Dynamite 2001 - 2002 (TV Show)

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Changing Hearts 2002 (Movie)

(Actor)

Stand and Be Counted 1999 - 2000 (TV Show)

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ABC in Concert 1990 - 1998 (TV Show)

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Joe Cocker: Have a Little Faith 1995 - 1996 (TV Show)

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The 25th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards 1989 - 1990 (TV Show)

Performer

The Hollywood Christmas Parade 1989 - 1990 (TV Show)

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Les Paul: He Changed the Music 1988 - 1989 (TV Show)

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The American Music Awards 1988 - 1989 (TV Show)

Performer

Dionne Warwick in London 1987 - 1988 (TV Show)

Actor

Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade 1987 - 1988 (TV Show)

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The Calgary Olympic Holiday Special 1987 - 1988 (TV Show)

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The New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival 1987 - 1988 (TV Show)

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The American Music Awards 1985 - 1986 (TV Show)

Performer

Rock Comedy 1981 - 1982 (TV Show)

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Saturday Night Live 1975 - 1976 (Tv Show)

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I Believe in Music 1973 - 1974 (TV Show)

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Free To Be...You And Me 1973 (Movie)

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Pat Garrett and Billy the Kid 1972 (Movie)

Maria (Actor)
Music (8)

I Love You Phillip Morris 2010 (Movie)

("Loving Arms") (Song Performer)

Christmas in the Clouds 2005 (Movie)

temp music score (Music)

Grand Avenue 1995 - 1996 (TV Show)

Song Performer

The Native Americans 1994 - 1995 (TV Show)

Song Performer

The Bounty Hunter 1989 (Movie)

(Song Performer)

Splash 1984 (Movie)

("Love Came For Me") (Song Performer)

Octopussy 1983 (Movie)

("All Time High") (Song Performer)

El Triunfo de un Hombre Llamado Caballo 1981 (Movie)

("He's Comin' Back") (Song Performer)

Biography

Actress-musician Rita Coolidge made a splash in Hollywood both on and off-screen. Coolidge worked on a variety of projects during her early entertainment career, including "El Triunfo de un Hombre Llamado Caballo" with Richard Harris (1982), "Free To Be...You And Me" (1974) starring Alan Alda and "Octopussy" (1983) starring Roger Moore. She also contributed to "Pat Garrett and Billy the Kid" (1973), "Saturday Night Live" (NBC, 1975-) and "Splash" (1984). She also contributed to a variety of television specials, including "Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade" (1987-88), "The Calgary Olympic Holiday Special" (ABC, 1987-88) and "Dionne Warwick in London" (1987-88). Coolidge also created music for the action picture "The Bounty Hunter" (1989) with Robert Ginty. Coolidge's music was most recently used in the Juno Temple dramedy "Dirty Girl" (2011). Coolidge continued to exercise her talent in the nineties through the 2010s, taking on a mix of projects like "The Native Americans" (TBS, 1994-95), "Joe Cocker: Have a Little Faith" and "Christmas in the Clouds" with Tim Vahle (2005). Her credits also expanded to "I Love You Phillip Morris" (2010) starring Jim Carrey. Coolidge's husband was Kris Kristofferson.

Relationships

Kris Kristofferson Actor

Husband
Married Aug. 17, 1973 Divorced June 26, 1980

Milestones

Known for such albums as "Out of the Blues"

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