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Chris Bell (II) (1951–1978)


Chris Bell was born January 12, 1951 in Memphis, Tennessee. He was always a talented artist but began displaying his ability as a writer and guitarist at about 12 years old. After high school Bell became a founding member of possibly the greatest post-Beatles-style rock band that the USA has yet produced. The band was called Big Star and they ... See full bio »

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Empire Records
Empire Records Soundtrack
(1995)
Thumbsucker
Thumbsucker Soundtrack
(2005)
That '70s Show
That '70s Show Music Department
(1998-2006)

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 1998-2006 That '70s Show (TV Series) (composer - 200 episodes)
- That '70s Finale (2006) ... (composer: theme music - uncredited)
- Love of My Life (2006) ... (composer: theme music - uncredited)
- Leaving Home Ain't Easy (2006) ... (composer: theme music - uncredited)
- We Will Rock You (2006) ... (composer: theme music - uncredited)
- Sheer Heart Attack (2006) ... (composer: theme music - uncredited)
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 2016 Quarry (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Figure Four (2016) ... (writer: "Don't Lie To Me" - uncredited)
 2016 Vinyl (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- He in Racist Fire (2016) ... (writer: "Thirteen" - uncredited)
 2015 7 Chinese Brothers (writer: "Don't Lie To Me")
 2014 Parenthood (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Aaron Brownstein Must Be Stopped (2014) ... (writer: "When My Baby's Beside Me" - uncredited)
 2011 House M.D. (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Charity Case (2011) ... (writer: "The Ballad of El Goodo")
 2010 So You Think You Can Dance (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Vegas Callbacks, Pt. 2 (2010) ... (writer: "Give Me Another Chance" - uncredited)
 2008 Nick and Norah's Infinite Playlist (performer: "Speed of Sound") / (writer: "Speed of Sound" - as Christopher Bell)
 2008 How I Met Your Mother (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Ten Sessions (2008) ... (writer: "Thirteen" - uncredited)
  That '70s Show (TV Series) (writer - 6 episodes, 2001 - 2006) (performer - 2 episodes, 2001)
- That '70s Finale (2006) ... (writer: "Thirteen" - uncredited)
- The Seeker (2004) ... (writer: "Thirteen" - uncredited)
- Bye Bye Basement (2001) ... (performer: "Speed of Sound" - uncredited) / (writer: "Speed of Sound" - uncredited)
- Pinciotti vs. Forman (2001) ... (performer: "I Got Kinda Lost" - uncredited) / (writer: "I Got Kinda Lost" - uncredited)
- It's a Wonderful Life (2001) ... (writer: "Thirteen" - uncredited)
 2005 Thumbsucker (writer: "Thirteen" (1972) - as Christopher Bell)
 2000 Gilmore Girls (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Rory's Dance (2000) ... (writer: "Thirteen" - uncredited)
 1997 Lucky Three an Elliott Smith Portrait (Short documentary) (writer: "Thirteen")
 1995 Empire Records (writer: "The Ballad of El Goodo")
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 2004 Sarah McLachlan: Afterglow Live (Video documentary) (truck engineer)
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 2012 Big Star: Nothing Can Hurt Me (Documentary)
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