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Charles Brown (III) (1922–1999)

Charles Brown was born on September 13, 1922 in Texas City, Texas, USA. He died on January 21, 1999 in Oakland, California, USA. See full bio »

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 2014 Strictly Come Dancing (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Christmas Special 2014 (2014) ... (writer: "Please Come Home for Christmas" - uncredited)
 2014 About Last Night (performer: "Blue Holiday")
 2013 Kelly Clarkson's Cautionary Christmas Music Tale (TV Special) (writer: "Please Come Home for Christmas (Bells Will Be Ringing)" - uncredited)
 2013 Austenland (writer: "Hot in Herre")
 2011 Britain's Favourite Christmas Songs (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "Please Come Home for Christmas")
 2011 New Year's Eve (performer: "Bringing In A Brand New Year") / (writer: "Bringing In A Brand New Year")
 2010 20 to 1 (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Megastars with Megabucks (2010) ... (writer: "Hot In Herre" - uncredited)
 2009 Bride Wars (writer: "Tambourine")
 2007 This Christmas (performer: "Merry Christmas Baby") / (writer: "Please Come Home for Christmas")
 2007 Fantastic 4: Rise of the Silver Surfer (writer: "Tambourine")
 2006 Unaccompanied Minors (writer: "Please Come Home for Christmas")
 2005 The Ice Harvest (performer: "Silent Night")
 2003 Bad Santa (writer: "Please Come Home for Christmas" (1960))
  The Blues (TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode, 2003) (writer - 1 episode, 2003)
- Piano Blues (2003) ... (performer: "Driftin' Blues', "Joyce's Blues") / (writer: "Driftin' Blues', "Joyce's Blues")
 2002 Friday After Next (performer: "Merry Christmas Baby")
 2000 Cast Away (performer: "Merry Christmas Baby")
 1999 Neighborhoods: The Hidden Cities of San Francisco - The Fillmore (TV Movie documentary) (performer: "TOMORROW")
 1999 The Dogwalker (performer: "Changeable Woman Blues") / (writer: "Changeable Woman Blues")
 1999 Three Seasons (performer: "Black Night")
 1998 The Practice (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Love & Honor (1998) ... (writer: "Please Come Home for Christmas" (1960) - uncredited)
 1997 Ally McBeal (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Silver Bells (1997) ... (writer: "Please Come Home For Christmas")
 1996 Jingle All the Way (performer: "Merry Christmas Baby")
 1996 Johns (performer: "The Promised Land" (1995), "Nobody Knows the Trouble I've Seen", "Black Night" (1951), "Driftin' Blues" (1945), "Please Come Home for Christmas" (1960), "Sweey Little Jesus Boy" (1934)) / (writer: "The Promised Land" (1995), "Nobody Knows the Trouble I've Seen", "Driftin' Blues" (1945), "Please Come Home for Christmas" (1960))
 1993 Look Who's Talking Now (writer: "Please Come Home For Christmas")
 1991 The Ghosts of Oxford Street (TV Movie) (performer: "Merry Christmas Baby" - uncredited)
 1990 Woodstock: The Lost Performances (Video documentary) (writer: "Drifting Blues")
 1990 Home Alone (writer: "Please Come Home for Christmas")
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