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Larry Carlton

Larry Carlton was born on March 2, 1948 in Torrance, California, USA as Larry Eugene Carlton. He is known for his work on Who's the Boss? (1984), Soylent Green (1973) and Conquest of the Planet of the Apes (1972). He has been married to Michelle Pillar since 1987. See full bio »
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 1984-1992 Who's the Boss? (TV Series) (composer - 196 episodes)
- Savor the Veal: Part 3 (1992) ... (composer: theme music)
- Savor the Veal: Part 2 (1992) ... (composer: theme music)
- Savor the Veal: Part 1 (1992) ... (composer: theme music)
- Mr. Micelli Builds His Dream House (1992) ... (composer: theme music)
- Split Decision (1992) ... (composer: theme music)
 1973 Electra Glide in Blue (musician: guitar - uncredited)
 1973 Soylent Green (musician: guitar - uncredited)
 1972 Conquest of the Planet of the Apes (musician: guitar - uncredited)
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 2011 Community (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- Competitive Wine Tasting (2011) ... (music: "Brand New Life")
 2008 Grand Theft Auto IV (Video Game) (writer: "Sneakin' in the Back")
 2004 Man on Fire (performer: "The Search")
 2002 The Sopranos (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Pie-o-My (2002) ... (writer: "Rollin'")
 1988 Scrooged (performer: "We Three Kings of Orient Are")
 1986 Olivia: Soul Kiss (Video short) ("Soul Kiss")
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 1988 Deadline: Madrid (TV Movie)
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 1988 Scrooged
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 1992 The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (TV Series)
- Episode #1.94 (1992) ... Himself
 1989 The Arsenio Hall Show (TV Series)
- Episode #1.96 (1989) ... Himself
 1987 Larry Carlton: Live (Video documentary)
 1959 Cal's Corral (TV Series)
Himself - Musician (1959-1972)

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He was shot in the neck in front of his house in 1988. Temporarily lost the use of his arm. He is a noted guitarist. See more »


Gibson ES-335 signature guitar

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