Roy Acuff

Roy Acuff was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. He also appeared in the TV movie "The Concrete Cowboys" (CBS, 1979-1980). He had an early role on the television special "Johnny Cash: The First 25 Years" ... Read more »
Born: 09/15/1903

Filmography

Actor (28)

Opry Backstage 1990 - 1999 (TV Show)

Actor

Hee Haw! 1968 - 1995 (TV Show)

Actor

Bill Monroe: The Father of Bluegrass Music 1992 - 1993 (TV Show)

Actor

Making of "Will the Circle Be Unbroken," The 1991 - 1992 (TV Show)

Actor

Free Show Tonight 1991 (Movie)

Himself (Actor)

A Special Conversation With Dinah 1989 - 1990 (TV Show)

Actor

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

Actor

The 23rd Annual Country Music Association Awards 1989 - 1990 (TV Show)

Performer

Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award Show 1987 - 1988 (TV Show)

Performer

The Hee Haw 20th Anniversary Show 1987 - 1988 (TV Show)

Actor

Live From the Grand Ole Opry 1986 - 1987 (TV Show)

Actor

Marty Robbins: Super Legend 1985 - 1986 (TV Show)

Actor

The 60th Anniversary of the Grand Ole Opry 1985 - 1986 (TV Show)

Actor

Barbara Mandrell: Something Special 1984 - 1985 (TV Show)

Actor

Country Comes Home 1980 - 1981 (TV Show)

Actor

Country Comes Home 1980 - 1981 (TV Show)

Actor

George Burns in Nashville? 1980 - 1981 (TV Show)

Actor

Johnny Cash: The First 25 Years 1979 - 1980 (TV Show)

Actor

Cowboy Canteen (Movie)

(Actor)

Grand Ole Opry (Movie)

(Actor)

The Concrete Cowboys (TV Show)

Actor
Music (3)

Surf's Up 2007 (Movie)

("Steel Guitar Blues") (Song)

Surf's Up 2007 (Movie)

("Steel Guitar Blues") (Song Performer)

They All Laughed 1981 (Movie)

("Back in the Country") (Song Performer)

Biography

Roy Acuff was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. He also appeared in the TV movie "The Concrete Cowboys" (CBS, 1979-1980). He had an early role on the television special "Johnny Cash: The First 25 Years" (CBS, 1979-1980). Acuff worked in television around the start of his acting career with a role on "Hee Haw!" (CBS, 1968-1995). Acuff also contributed music to the romantic comedy "They All Laughed" (1981) with Audrey Hepburn. He also contributed to a variety of television specials, including "Barbara Mandrell: Something Special" (1984-85), "The 60th Anniversary of the Grand Ole Opry" (CBS, 1985-86) and "Live From the Grand Ole Opry" (PBS, 1986-87). Acuff was most recently credited in "Surf's Up" (2007) with Jeff Bridges. He held additional roles in television including a part on "Opry Backstage" (The Nashville Network, 1990-99). Additionally, he could be seen on a variety of television specials like "TNN's All-Star Salute to Country Music" (The Nashville Network, 1989-1990) and "The Grand Ole Opry 65th Anniversary Celebration: The New Tradition" (CBS, 1990-91). Acuff passed away in November 1992 at the age of 89.

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