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Pat Boone

Actor, singer, author and songwriter ("Exodus") Pat Boone was educated at David Lipscombe College, North Texas State College and Columbia University (from which he received a Bachelor of Science degree in 1958). His career in entertainment began when he emceed a teenage talent show on radio and television in Nashville, Tennessee. He won a Ted Mack Original Amateur Hour amateur show, and an Arthur Godfrey Talent Scouts show. His first professional recording was made in 1955, and he joined ASCAP in 1961, with Ernest Gold being his chief musical collaborator. Over the years he has had many hit songs ("Moody River", "Speedy Gonzales", "Bernadine") and appeared in a string of films in the 1950s and 1960s, some successful and some not. His other song compositions include "Lover's Lane" and "The Main Attraction". He has served as a board member of the Northeastern Institute for Christian Education.

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Jun 1, 1934 In Jacksonville, Florida, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series The Beverly Hillbillies 1962-09-26
Latest Project:
Series Masters of Sex 2013-09-29

4 wins & 3 nominations.

Known For
Poster of Masters of Sex
Poster of Shark Tank
Poster of Breaking Bad
Poster of The Simpsons
Masters of Sex Unknown 2013-09-29
Call the Midwife Unknown 2012-01-15
Shark Tank Unknown 2009-08-08
Pioneers of Television Self 1 episode, 2008 2008-01-02
Breaking Bad Unknown 2008-01-20
The Osbournes Unknown 2002-03-05
Malcolm In The Middle Unknown 2000-01-09
E! Mysteries & Scandals Unknown 1998-03-09
The Daily Show Unknown 1996-07-22
7th Heaven Unknown 1996-08-26
Space Ghost Coast to Coast Unknown 1994-04-15
Frasier Unknown 1993-09-16
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno Unknown 1992-05-25
Quantum Leap Unknown 1989-03-26
Tales from the Crypt Unknown 1989-06-10
The Simpsons Unknown 1989-12-17
American Masters Unknown 1986-06-22
Moonlighting Unknown 1985-03-03
The Fall Guy Unknown 1981-11-04
CBS News Sunday Morning Unknown 1979
Night Gallery Unknown 1969-11-08
The Carol Burnett Show Unknown 1967-09-11
The Beverly Hillbillies Unknown 1962-09-26