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Gerald V. Casale

Gerald V. Casale was born on July 28, 1948 in Ravenna, Ohio, USA as Gerald Vincent Pizzute. See full bio »

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Lords of Dogtown
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Sky High
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 2016 Everybody Wants Some!! (writer: "Whip It" - as Gerald Casale)
 2016 Molly (TV Mini-Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.1 (2016) ... (writer: "Freedom of Choice")
 2012-2015 One Hit Wonderland (TV Series documentary) (writer - 3 episodes)
- Turning Japanese by the Vapors (2015) ... (writer: "Whip It")
- The Safety Dance (2012) ... (writer: "Whip It", "Beautiful World")
- Kung Fu Fighting by Carl Douglas (2012) ... (writer: "Whip It")
 2015 The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Channing Tatum/Mo Rocca/X Ambassadors (2015) ... (writer: "Whip It" - uncredited)
 2015 Glee (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Hurt Locker: Part 1 (2015) ... (writer: "Whip It" - uncredited)
 2014 Family Guy (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Herpe, the Love Sore (2014) ... (writer: "Whip It")
 2012 LittleBigPlanet Karting (Video Game) (writer: "Fresh")
 2011 Programming the Nation? (Documentary) (writer: "Whip It" - uncredited)
 2011 Atop the Fourth Wall (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Rise of Arsenal #3 and #4 (2011) ... (writer: "Whip It")
 2010 Todd's Pop Song Reviews (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Whip My Hair (2010) ... (writer: "Whip It")
 2010 Neue Vahr Süd (TV Movie) (writer: "Mongoloid")
 2010 20 to 1 (TV Series documentary) (writer - 3 episodes)
- 80's Good, Bad & Ugly (2010) ... (writer: "Whip It" - uncredited)
- Our All Time Favourite Films (2010) ... (writer: "Whip It" - uncredited)
- Blockbuster Heroes (2010) ... (writer: "Whip It" - uncredited)
 2010 Late Show with David Letterman (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Katie Couric/Devo (2010) ... (writer: "Fresh" - uncredited)
 2009 Saturday Night Live (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Drew Barrymore/Regina Spektor (2009) ... (writer: "Whip It" - uncredited)
 2009 Welcome to the 80's (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Postpunk und Neue Deutsche Welle (2009) ... (writer: "That's Good")
 2008 The Informers (writer: "Freedom of Choice" - as Gerald Casale)
 2008 The Reinactors (Documentary) (writer: "That's Good")
 2007 The Riches (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Pilot (2007) ... (writer: "Whip It")
 2006 The Benchwarmers (writer: "That's Good" - as Gerald Casale)
 2005 I Love the 80's 3-D (TV Series documentary) (writer: "Whip It")
 2005 Sky High (writer: "Through Being Cool" - as Gerald Casale)
 2005 Lords of Dogtown (writer: "Mongoloid" - as Gerald Casale)
 2005 Guess Who (writer: "Whip It" (1981) - as Gerald Casale)
 2004 Raising Helen (writer: "Whip It" - as Gerald Casale)
 2004 Woyzeck (TV Movie) (writer: "Beautiful World")
 2003 Muffin Man (writer: "Whip It" - as Gerald Casale)
 2003 I Love the '80s Strikes Back (TV Series documentary) (writer: "Whip It")
 2002 Sonny (writer: "Whip It")
 2002 The Master of Disguise (writer: "Whip It" - as Gerald Casale)
 2002 Sorority Boys (writer: "Girl U Want")
 2001 Joe Somebody (writer: "Whip It")
 1997-2001 The Simpsons (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- She of Little Faith (2001) ... (writer: "Whip It")
- The Simpsons Spin-Off Showcase (1997) ... (writer: "Whip It")
 2001 The Facts of Life Reunion (TV Movie) ("Whip It")
 2001 Dogtown and Z-Boys (Documentary) (writer: "Gut Feeling" - as Casale)
 2000 Pera o bayong (Not da TV) (writer: "Whip It")
 1999 Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me (writer: "Whip It" - as Gerald Casale)
 1998 My Giant (writer: "Whip It" - as Gerald Casale)
 1997 Romy and Michele's High School Reunion (writer: "Whip It" - as Gerald Casale)
 1997 Private Parts (writer: "Whip It" - as Gerald Casale)
 1997 Mystery Science Theater 3000 (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Mole People (1997) ... (writer: "Whip It" - uncredited)
 1997 Meet Wally Sparks (writer: "Thanks To You")
 1997 Clueless (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Party's Over (1997) ... (writer: "Freedom of Choice")
 1996 First Kid (writer: "Girl U Want" - as Jerry Cazale)
 1995 Casino (writer: "Whip It" - as Gerard Casale)
 1995 Mighty Morphin Power Rangers: The Movie (writer: "Are You Ready?!")
 1995 Sliders (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The King Is Back (1995) ... (writer: "Whip It" - uncredited)
 1995 Tank Girl (writer: "Girl U Want" - as Gerald Casale)
 1992 Police Story 3: Supercop (writer: "SUPERCOP")
 1989 Rush Week (writer: "Baby Doll")
 1988 Slaughterhouse Rock (writer: "Part of You")
 1986 Thrashin' (writer: "That's Good" - as Gerald Casale)
 1984 Mike's Murder (writer: "It's a Beautiful World")
 1983 Doctor Detroit (writer: "Theme From Doctor Detroit" - as G. V. Casale)
 1982 Toni Basil: Word of Mouth (Video short) (writer: "Be Stiff", "Space Girls")
 1982 A Night at Halsted's (writer: "Gates of Steel" - uncredited)
 1981 Heavy Metal (writer: "Through Being Cool")
 1980 Pray TV (writer: "Shrivel Up" - as Gerald Casale)
 1980 WKRP in Cincinnati (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Airplane Show (1980) ... (writer: "Whip It" - as Gerard Casale)
 1979 Rock 'n' Roll High School (writer: "Come Back Jonee")
 1979 Rock Concert (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 10 February 1979 (1979) ... (writer: "Come Back Jonee")
 1978 Devo: Mongoloid (Video short) (writer: "Mongoloid")
 1976 In the Beginning Was the End: The Truth About De-Evolution (Short) (writer: "Smart Patrol/Mr. DNA" - uncredited)
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Show Show Composer (7 credits)
Show Show Writer (4 credits)
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Show Show Producer (1 credit)
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Other Works:

TV Commercial (Director) for Coco's Restaurants (1998) See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Interviews | 1 Article | See more »

Alternate Names:

Gerald Casale | Jerry Casale | Gerald V. Casale of Devo | Devo


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His infatuation with "de-evolution" was fueled by the book "The Beginning Was the End" by Oscar Kiss Maerth. In the book (which doesn't have a single reference footnote), Maerth claims that human evolution was advanced by the cannibalistic practice of eating human brains. The title of the book was mentioned in the lyrics of the Devo song "Gates of Steel", and the jacket of their album "Now It Can... See more »

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