Rod Temperton

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Born: 10/15/1947

Filmography

Music (16)

Michael Jackson's This Is It 2009 (Movie)

("Thriller") (Song)

Yes Man 2008 (Movie)

("Stomp!") (Song)

Charlie Wilson's War 2007 (Movie)

("Stomp") (Song)

The Break-Up 2006 (Movie)

("Boogie Nights") (Song)

13 Going On 30 2004 (Movie)

("Thriller") (Song)

Whatever Happened to Harold Smith? 2001 (Movie)

("Boogie Nights") (Song)

Among Giants 1999 (Movie)

("The Groove Line") (Song)

Summer of Sam 1999 (Movie)

("Boogie Nights") (Song)

South Central 1992 (Movie)

("The Groove Line") (Song)

Outrageous Animation 1989 (Movie)

song "Thriller"(("Late Night With Myron")) (Song)

Moonwalker 1988 (Movie)

songs("Rock With You" "Thriller") (Song)

Running Scared 1986 (Movie)

(Music)

Running Scared 1986 (Movie)

song producer("Running Scared" "Never Too Late to Start" "Sweet Freedom" "Man Size Love" "I Just Wanna Be Loved" "Once in a Lifetime Groove" "Say You Really Want Me" "I Know What I Want") (Song)

Running Scared 1986 (Movie)

("Never Too Late to Start") (Song Performer)

Lost in America 1985 (Movie)

("Love Is in Control (Finger on the Trigger)") (Song)

The Color Purple 1985 (Movie)

songs("Miss Celie's Blues (Sister)" "Sister's Theme" "Proud Theme" "Makidada") (Song)

Milestones

2016

Death from cancer announced

1990

Lives reclusively in English countryside

1980

Retires from performing, moves to USA

1974

Joins Heatwave through classified ad

Bonus Trivia

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First international success with Heatwave's "Boogie Nights"

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Begins collaboration with Quincy Jones

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Writes three songs for Michael Jackson's Thriller

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Oscar nomination for "Miss Celie's Blues (Sister)"

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