Ricky Nelson: Original Teen Idol

Drama, Biopic
Based on "Ricky Nelson -- Idol For a Generation" by Joel Selvin. The movie chronicles the early years of the teen idol, musician and television star and his relationaship with his father, 1930s ...more

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... Ricky Nelson

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... Ozzie Nelson

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... Harriet Nelson

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... David Nelson

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... Donna

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... Helen Blair

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... Bobby Neal

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... Lornie Collins

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... Terry

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... Suzanne

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... Kris Harmon

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... June Blair

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Synopsis

Based on "Ricky Nelson -- Idol For a Generation" by Joel Selvin. The movie chronicles the early years of the teen idol, musician and television star and his relationaship with his father, 1930s bandleader/writer/producer Ozzie Nelson. The story opens on New Year's Eve 1985 as Nelson and his band await the plane that will take them to a New Year's Eve show in Dallas. The story flashes back over Nelson's life spanning his years as a teen idol, the cancellation of the television show,"The Adventure's of Ozzie & Harriet," and his subsequent resurrection with the Stone Canyon Band.

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