Townes Van Zandt

Townes Van Zandt crafted a successful career bringing his musical talents to the big screen. Zandt worked on a variety of projects during his early entertainment career, including "Heartworn Highways" (1981), "Stepmom" ... Read more »
Born: 03/07/1944 in Fort Worth, Texas, USA

Filmography

Music (13)

Hell or High Water 2016 (Movie)

("Dollar Bill Blues") (Song)

Hell or High Water 2016 (Movie)

("Dollar Bill Blues") (Song Performer)

Calvary 2014 (Movie)

("Snake Song") (Song)

Calvary 2014 (Movie)

("Snake Song") (Song Performer)

Lawless 2012 (Movie)

("The Snake Song") (Song)

Leaves of Grass 2010 (Movie)

("Rex's Blues") (Song)

Leaves of Grass 2010 (Movie)

("Rex's Blues") (Song Performer)

Crazy Heart 2009 (Movie)

("If I Needed You") (Song)

In Bruges 2008 (Movie)

("St. John The Gambler") (Song)

In Bruges 2008 (Movie)

("St. John The Gambler") (Song Performer)

Stepmom 1998 (Movie)

("If I Needed You") (Song)

The Big Lebowski 1998 (Movie)

("Dead Flower") (Song Performer)
Actor (3)

The Texas Connection 1989 - 1993 (TV Show)

Actor

Heartworn Highways 1980 (Movie)

(Himself)

Biography

Townes Van Zandt crafted a successful career bringing his musical talents to the big screen. Zandt worked on a variety of projects during his early entertainment career, including "Heartworn Highways" (1981), "Stepmom" with Julia Roberts (1998) and "The Texas Connection" (The Nashville Network, 1989-1993). In the nineties and the 2010s, Zandt devoted his time to various credits, such as "The Big Lebowski" (1998), "Be Here to Love Me: A Film About Townes Van Zandt" (2005) starring Sam Brumbaugh, "In Bruges" with Colin Farrell (2008), "Crazy Heart" (2009), "For The Sake Of The Song: The Story of Anderson Fair" (2010) starring Lyle Lovett and "Lawless" (2012). Zandt last provided music for the drama "Calvary" (2014) with Brendan Gleeson.

Milestones

Known for such albums as "High, Low And In Between/The Late Great Townes Van Zandt" and "Live At The Old Quarter Houston Texas"

Popular songs include "Lungs" and "If I Needed You".

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