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Jerry Allison

Jerry Allison was born on August 31, 1939. See full bio »

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Almost Famous
Almost Famous Soundtrack
(2000)
American Graffiti
American Graffiti Soundtrack
(1973)
October Sky
October Sky Soundtrack
(1999)
Action Jackson
Action Jackson Soundtrack
(1988)

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 2015 Daddy's Home (writer: "More Than I Can Say")
 2015 Top of the Pops: The Story of 1980 (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "More Than I Can Say")
 2014 Play It Loud: The Story of Marshall (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "Peggy Sue" - uncredited)
 2011 The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #20.32 (2011) ... (writer: "Well... All Right" - uncredited)
 2011 The Roaring 20s: Mick Jagger's Glory Years (Video documentary) (writer: "That'll Be the Day")
 2010 Mafia II (Video Game) (writer: "THAT'LL BE THE DAY" - uncredited)
 2009 Nowhere Boy (writer: "That'll Be the Day")
 2008 Wildwood Days (Documentary) (writer: "THAT'LL BE THE DAY')
 2008 Banda sonora (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #2.5 (2008) ... (writer: "Peggy Sue")
 2007 American Masters (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Les Paul: Chasing Sound (2007) ... (writer: "Peggy Sue")
 2007 It Takes Two (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #2.8 (2007) ... (writer: "That'll Be The Day")
 2007 Jukebox Rock 'n' Roll Vol. 1 (Video) (writer: "Peggy Sue")
 2006 The Inspector Lynley Mysteries (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- One Guilty Deed (2006) ... (writer: "Peggy Sue" (1957) - uncredited)
 2000 Almost Famous (lyrics: "Peggy Sue") / (music: "Peggy Sue")
 1999 October Sky (writer: "That'll Be the Day")
 1997 Das Leben ist eine Baustelle. (writer: "That'll Be the Day")
 1995 The Beatles Anthology (TV Mini-Series documentary) (writer: "That'll Be the Day", "Think It Over", "Peggy Sue")
 1989 Champs-Elysées (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 23 September 1989 (1989) ... (writer: "That'll be the day")
 1989 Quantum Leap (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- How the Tess Was Won - August 5, 1956 (1989) ... (writer: "Peggy Sue")
 1989 The Late Show (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 2 February 1989 (1989) ... (writer: "That'll Be the Day (Live)" - uncredited)
 1989 Steven Banks: Home Entertainment Center (TV Movie) (writer: "Peggy Sue")
 1988 Terror Squad (lyrics: "Peggy Sue") / (music: "Peggy Sue")
 1988 Action Jackson (writer: "THAT'LL BE THE DAY")
 1987 Rags to Riches (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Foley vs. Foley (1987) ... (writer: "That'll Be the Day")
 1986 Best of Bandstand (Video documentary) (writer: "Peggy Sue")
 1986 Sword of Honour (TV Mini-Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.1 (1986) ... (writer: "That'll Be Day" - uncredited)
 1985 EastEnders (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.76 (1985) ... (writer: "That'll Be the Day" - uncredited)
 1985 Sweet Dreams (writer: "That'll Be the Day")
  Arena (TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode, 1985) (writer - 1 episode, 1985)
- Buddy Holly (1985) ... (performer: "Well...All Right", "Party Doll", "Not Fade Away") / (writer: "Peggy Sue", "That'll Be The Day", "Think It Over", "Well...All Right")
 1985 Mischief (writer: "Peggy Sue", "That'll Be the Day")
 1984 Finders Keepers (writer: "Peggy Sue" - uncredited)
 1983 Cool Cats: 25 Years of Rock 'n' Roll Style (Video documentary) (writer: "That'll Be The Day" - uncredited)
 1980 The Midnight Special (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #9.9 (1980) ... (writer: "More Than I Can Say" - uncredited)
 1980 Top of the Pops (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 16 October 1980 (1980) ... (writer: "When You Ask About Love")
 1979 B.J. and the Bear (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Deadly Cargo (1979) ... (writer: "That'll Be The Day (That I Die)")
 1979 Rock Concert (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 10 February 1979 (1979) ... (writer: "Well....All Right")
 1978 Good Old Days Part II (TV Special) (writer: "That'll Be the Day", "Peggy Sue")
 1978 The Buddy Holly Story (writer: "Peggy Sue" (uncredited), "That'll Be the Day", "Well ... All Right" (uncredited))
 1976 The Sonny and Cher Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #2.5 (1976) ... (writer: "That'll Be the Day")
 1976 Dolly (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.11 (1976) ... (writer: "That'll Be The Day")
 1973 American Graffiti (writer: "That'll Be the Day")
 1973 That'll Be the Day (writer: "That'll Be The Day")
 1970 Cucumber Castle (TV Movie) (writer: "Well All Right")
 1965 Shindig! (TV Series) (writer - 5 episodes)
- Episode #2.13 (1965) ... (writer: "Someday Someday")
- Episode #1.38 (1965) ... (writer: "Peggy Sue")
- Episode #1.36 (1965) ... (writer: "Well Alright")
- Episode #1.30 (1965) ... (writer: "That'll Be the Day")
 1965 Anna, My Darling (writer: "That'll Be the Day" - uncredited)
 1963 Just for Fun (writer: "Teardrops Fell Like Rain")
 1958 Ranch Party (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.35 (1958) ... (writer: "That'll Be The Day")
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J.I. Allison | The Crickets
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