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Quincy Jones (I)


Considered to be one of the greatest minds in music and television history, Quincy Delight Jones Jr was born on March 14, 1933 in Chicago,Illinois United States. Quincy Delight Jones Jr was born to carpenter, Quincy Delight Jones Sr, and bank executive Sarah Frances. Quincy Jones found his love for music while he was enrolled in grade school at ... See full bio »
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Nominated for 7 Oscars. Another 12 wins & 16 nominations. See more awards »

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 2014 Keep on Keepin' On (Documentary) (producer) (post-production)
 2013 Warrior (Video short) (executive producer)
 2010 We Are the World 25 for Haiti (TV Movie documentary) (producer)
 1997-2009 MADtv (TV Series) (executive producer - 215 episodes)
- Episode #14.17 (2009) ... (executive producer)
- Episode #14.16 (2009) ... (executive producer)
- Episode #14.15 (2009) ... (executive producer)
- Episode #14.14 (2009) ... (executive producer)
- Episode #14.13 (2009) ... (executive producer)
 2008 The 50th Annual Grammy Awards (TV Special) (producer)
 2007 Star Camp (TV Series) (executive producer - 2007)
 2005 Their Eyes Were Watching God (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 2003 Michael Jackson: Number Ones (Video) (producer - segment "Bad")
 2003 Vacuums (executive producer)
 2002 Tupac Shakur: Thug Angel (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2001 Say It Loud: A Celebration of Black Music in America (TV Mini-Series documentary) (executive producer)
 2000 The Smokers (executive producer)
 1999 America's Millennium (TV Special) (executive producer)
 1995-1999 In the House (TV Series) (executive producer - 76 episodes)
- Out House (1999) ... (executive producer)
- Guest Dad (1999) ... (executive producer)
- Cornbread, Marion and Me (1999) ... (executive producer)
- How Nana Got Her Groove Back (1999) ... (executive producer)
- There's Something About Tiffany (1999) ... (executive producer)
 1999 Passing Glory (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 1997-1998 Vibe (TV Series) (executive producer - 28 episodes)
- Episode dated 17 April 1998 (1998) ... (executive producer)
- Episode dated 12 December 1997 (1997) ... (executive producer)
- Episode dated 11 December 1997 (1997) ... (executive producer)
- Episode dated 10 December 1997 (1997) ... (executive producer)
- Episode dated 9 December 1997 (1997) ... (executive producer)
 1997 Steel (producer)
 1990-1996 The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air (TV Series) (executive producer - 148 episodes)
- I, Done: Part 2 (1996) ... (executive producer)
- I, Done: Part 1 (1996) ... (executive producer)
- Eye, Tooth (1996) ... (executive producer)
- I, Stank Hole in One (1996) ... (executive producer)
- I, Stank Horse (1996) ... (executive producer)
 1996 The 68th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) (executive producer)
 1995 The History of Rock 'N' Roll, Vol. 1 (TV Movie documentary) (executive producer)
 1995 The History of Rock 'N' Roll, Vol. 10 (TV Movie documentary) (executive producer)
 1995 The History of Rock 'N' Roll, Vol. 2 (TV Movie documentary) (executive producer)
 1995 The History of Rock 'N' Roll, Vol. 3 (TV Movie documentary) (executive producer)
 1995 The History of Rock 'N' Roll, Vol. 4 (TV Movie documentary) (executive producer)
 1995 The History of Rock 'N' Roll, Vol. 5 (TV Movie documentary) (executive producer)
 1995 The History of Rock 'N' Roll, Vol. 6 (TV Movie documentary) (executive producer)
 1995 The History of Rock 'N' Roll, Vol. 7 (TV Movie documentary) (executive producer)
 1995 The History of Rock 'N' Roll, Vol. 8 (TV Movie documentary) (executive producer)
 1995 The History of Rock 'N' Roll, Vol. 9 (TV Movie documentary) (executive producer)
 1995 Michael Jackson: Video Greatest Hits - HIStory (Video documentary) (producer - segment "Bad")
 1994 On Trial (TV Movie documentary) (executive producer)
 1993 Celebration of a Life: Steven J. Ross Chairman of Time Warner (TV Movie documentary) (executive producer)
 1993 A Cool Like That Christmas (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 1993 Miles Davis & Quincy Jones: Live at Montreux (Video) (executive producer)
 1990 The Jesse Jackson Show (TV Series) (executive producer) / (producer)
 1989 Stalingrad (producer)
 1989 Livin' Large (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 1988 Heart and Soul (TV Movie) (co-executive producer)
 1987 Bad (Video short) (producer)
 1985 Frank Sinatra: Portrait of an Album (Video) (executive producer)
 1985 The Color Purple (producer)
 1985 We Are The World: The Story Behind The Song (TV Movie documentary) (producer)
 1973 Duke Ellington... We Love You Madly (TV Special) (producer)
Show Show Music department (30 credits)
Show Show Soundtrack (102 credits)
Show Show Composer (57 credits)
Show Show Actor (6 credits)
Show Show Thanks (14 credits)
Show Show Self (227 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (9 credits)

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TV commercial: Coors beer See more »

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5 Biographical Movies | 2 Print Biographies | 1 Portrayal | 3 Interviews | 3 Articles | 1 Pictorial | See more »

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Height:

5' 6½" (1.69 m)
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[on Jack Nicholson] Jack had a great sense of humor. He still does. He's crazy and a beautiful guy. I always think it's nice when somebody who's paid his dues, like Jack, makes it. But he hasn't really changed much. See more »

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Recipient of 26 Grammys, which is currently more than any living recording artist (Sir Georg Solti holds the all-time record with 31 Grammys.) See more »

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