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Tone Loc


Tone Loc was born on March 3, 1966 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Anthony Terrell Smith. See full bio »

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 2016 The Angry Birds Movie (performer: "Wild Thing") / (writer: "Wild Thing" - as Anthony Smith)
 2015 Super-Dad (TV Movie) (performer: "Funky Cold Medina" - uncredited)
 2014 The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Reese Witherspoon/David Sedaris/Rae Sremmurd (2014) ... (writer: "Wild Thing" - uncredited)
 2012 One Hit Wonderland (TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode)
- Rico Suave by Gerardo (2012) ... (performer: "Wild Thing")
 2012 The Players (performer: "On Fire (Remix)") / (writer: "On Fire (Remix)")
 2012 The Darkness II (Video Game) (performer: "Wild Thing")
 2011 Raising Hope (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Cheaters (2011) ... (performer: "Funky Cold Medina" - uncredited)
 2011 Big Mommas: Like Father, Like Son (performer: "Wild Thing") / (writer: "Wild Thing" - as Anthony Smith)
 2009 Armored (performer: "Loc'in on the Shaw")
 2009 American Dad! (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- G-String Circus (2009) ... (performer: "Funky Cold Medina")
 2009 Obsessed (performer: "Wild Thing" - as Tone-Lõc) / (writer: "Wild Thing" - as Anthony Smith)
 2007 Cavemen (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Pilot (2007) ... (performer: "Wild Thing")
 2007 My Name Is Earl (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- The Birthday Party (2007) ... (performer: "Funky Cold Medina" - uncredited)
 2006 Scrubs (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- My Mirror Image (2006) ... (performer: "Funky Cold Medina" - uncredited)
 2006 Totally Awesome (TV Movie) (performer: "Wild Thing") / (writer: "Wild Thing" - as A. Smith)
 2006 You, Me and Dupree (performer: "Funky Cold Medina")
 2006 Keeping Up with the Steins (performer: "Funky Cold Medina")
 2006 Rising Son: The Legend of Skateboarder Christian Hosoi (Documentary) (performer: "Wild Thing") / (writer: "Wild Thing" - as Anthony Terrell Smith)
 2006 The Wedding Weekend (performer: "Wild Thing")
 2005 Late Show with David Letterman (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #12.98 (2005) ... (writer: "Wild Thing")
 2004/I Taxi (performer: "Wild Thing")
 2003 Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle (performer: "Wild Thing")
 2002 I Love the '80s (TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode)
- 1989 (2002) ... (performer: "Funky Cold Medina")
 2002 Dark Blue (performer: "Wild Thing") / (writer: "Wild Thing" - as Anthony Smith)
 2002 Like Mike (performer: "Funky Cold Medina")
 2001 Dark Angel (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Proof of Purchase (2001) ... ("Wild Thing", uncredited)
 2001 Don't Say a Word (performer: "Funky Cold Medina")
 2001 The Animal (performer: "Wild Thing") / (writer: "Wild Thing" - as Anthony Smith)
 2000 Bedazzled (performer: "Wild Thing") / (writer: "Wild Thing" - as Anthony Smith)
 1998 Can't Hardly Wait (performer: "Funky Cold Medina")
 1995-1996 Chicago Hope (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes)
- Higher Powers (1996) ... (performer: "Wild Thing" - uncredited)
- Small Sacrifices (1995) ... (performer: "Wild Thing" - uncredited)
 1996 C-Bear and Jamal (TV Series) (performer: "Jamal's Blues") / (writer: "Jamal's Blues")
 1994 Ace Ventura: Pet Detective (performer: "ACE IS IN THE HOUSE") / (writer: "ACE IS IN THE HOUSE")
 1993 Posse (performer: "Posse Love")
 1993 Amongst Friends (performer: "Wild Thing")
 1992 Bébé's Kids (performer: "Freedom Song", "Straight Jackin'")
 1992 Encino Man (lyrics: "Cool Hand Loc" - as Anthony Smith) / (music: "Cool Hand Loc" - as Anthony Smith) / (performer: "Cool Hand Loc")
 1992 FernGully: The Last Rainforest (performer: "If I'm Goanna Eat Somebody (It Might As Well Be You)")
 1991 Mystery Date (performer: "Funky Cold Medina")
 1990 The Return of Superfly (as Smith, "Cheeba Cheeba") / (performer: "Cheeba Cheeba")
 1990 Ferris Bueller (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Between a Rock and Rooney's Place (1990) ... (performer: "Funky Cold Medina")
 1990 Marked for Death (performer: "I Joke But I Don't Play") / (writer: "I Joke But I Don't Play" - as A. Smith)
 1990 The Adventures of Ford Fairlane (performer: "Can't Get Enough") / (writer: "Can't Get Enough" - as Tony Smith)
 1990 The Earth Day Special (TV Special) (lyrics: "The Planet Raps Back") / (performer: "The Planet Raps Back")
  Doogie Howser, M.D. (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 1989) (writer - 1 episode, 1989)
- Pilot (1989) ... (performer: "Wild Thing" - uncredited) / (writer: "Wild Thing" - uncredited)
 1989 Uncle Buck (performer: "WILD THING (WILD BEATS)") / (writer: "WILD THING (WILD BEATS)" - as Anthony T. Smith)
 1989 Midnight Caller (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- The Fall (1989) ... (performer: "Wild Thing" - uncredited)
 1969 Sesame Street (TV Series) (performer: "Yakety Yak - Take it Back")
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Other Works:

Before getting involved in acting, Tone Loc had a sucessful career as a rap artist. His biggest hits came in the late 80s with "Funky Cold Medina" and "Wild Thing" See more »

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Alternate Names:

Tone Lõc | Tone-Loc | Tone-Lõc
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Trivia:

The video for the song that launched him into super-stardom in the late 80s, Wild Thang, reportedly only cost $340 to make. See more »

Trademark:

Gravelly voice

Star Sign:

Pisces

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