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Hank Cochran (I) (1935–2010)

Hank Cochran was born on August 2, 1935 in Isola, Mississippi, USA as Garland Perry Cochran. He was married to Suzi Cochran, Jeannie Seely and Shirley. He died on July 15, 2010 in Hendersonville, Tennessee, USA. See full bio »

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 2017 Logan Lucky (writer: "Why Can't He Be You")
 2015/I Legend (writer: "Make the World Go Away")
 2014 Bates Motel (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Box (2014) ... (writer: "I Fall to Pieces" - uncredited)
 2013 Wolf Creek 2 (writer: "I Fall To Pieces")
 2012 Late Show with David Letterman (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #20.25 (2012) ... (writer: "Make the World Go Away")
 2012 True Blood (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Everybody Wants to Rule the World (2012) ... (writer: "Ain't Life Hell" - uncredited)
 2011 Hick (writer: "Why Can't He Be You", "I Fall To Pieces")
 2011 Wer wenn nicht wir (writer: "I Fall to Pieces")
 2010-2011 The Marty Stuart Show (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
- Willie Nelson (2011) ... (writer: "Darling Are You Ever Coming Home")
- Ray Price (2010) ... (writer: "A Way to Survive")
- Ronnie Milsap (2010) ... (writer: "Don't You Ever Get Tired (Of Hurting Me)")
 2010 Country Strong (writer: "She's Got You")
 2010 American Idol (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Top 8 Female Semifinalists Perform (2010) ... (writer: "I Fall To Pieces")
 2010 En ganske snill mann (writer: "I Fall to Pieces")
 2009 The White Stripes Under Great White Northern Lights (Documentary) (writer: "She's Got You")
 2009 Trailer Park Boys: Countdown to Liquor Day (writer: "I Fall to Pieces")
 2009 The Queens of Country (Video) (writer: "I Fall To Pieces", "She's Got You")
 2009 Supernatural (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Jump the Shark (2009) ... (writer: "A Little Bitty Tear")
 2008-2009 Lost (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Whatever Happened, Happened (2009) ... (writer: "She's Got You")
- Eggtown (2008) ... (writer: "She's Got You" - uncredited)
 2008/II Crazy (writer: "I Fall To Pieces")
 2007 Opry Video Classics: Queens (Video) (writer: "She's Got You")
 2007 Introducing the Dwights (writer: "I Fall to Pieces")
 2006 Biography (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Mavericks: Honky Tonk Angels - The Women (2006) ... (writer: "I Fall to Pieces")
 2006 1000 Years of Popular Music (Video) (writer: "A-11" (1963))
 2005 Walk the Line (writer: "I'm a Long Way from Home")
 2005 The Dukes of Hazzard (performer: "I Don't Do Windows") / (writer: "I Don't Do Windows")
 2005 The Perfect Man (writer: "I Fall to Pieces")
 2005 C.R.A.Z.Y. (writer: "I Fall to Pieces")
 2004 Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (Video Game) (writer: "Make The World Go Away" - uncredited)
 2003 Alias (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Reunion (2003) ... (performer: "She's Got You" - uncredited)
 2003 Third Watch (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Price of Nobility (2003) ... (writer: "I Fall to Pieces")
 2002 The Salton Sea (writer: "I Fall To Pieces")
 2001 Gilmore Girls (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Road Trip to Harvard (2001) ... (writer: "Perfect Situation For A Fool")
 1999 A Texas Funeral (writer: "She's Got You")
 1999 Best Laid Plans (writer: "Why Can't He Be You")
 1998 Phantoms (writer: "I Fall to Pieces")
 1997/I The Ride (writer: "I Fall to Pieces")
 1997 Buffy the Vampire Slayer (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Prophecy Girl (1997) ... (writer: "I Fall To Pieces")
 1996 Grand Ole Opry 70th Anniversary (TV Special) (writer: "She's Got You")
 1994 A Man of No Importance (writer: "Make the World Go Away")
 1993 True Romance (writer: "A Little Bitty Tear")
 1993 The Thing Called Love (writer: "Make the World Go Away")
 1992 Elvis: The Lost Performances (Video) (writer: "Make The World Go Away")
 1992 Reasonable Doubts (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Home Is Where the Heart Is (1992) ... (writer: "I Fall to Pieces" - uncredited)
 1991 Rush (writer: "I Fall to Pieces")
 1990 Big Bad John (writer: "Little Bits and Pieces")
 1990 The Simpsons (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Homer's Odyssey (1990) ... (writer: "I Fall to Pieces" - uncredited)
 1985 Sweet Dreams (writer: "I Fall to Pieces", "She's Got You")
 1985 The Winning Hand (TV Movie) (writer: "Someone Waiting For You" (aka "You'll Always Have Someone" ))
 1984 Starman (writer: "What Would Your Memories Do")
 1981 So Fine (writer: "I Fall to Pieces" - uncredited)
 1980 Honeysuckle Rose (performer: "I Don't Do Windows", "Make the World Go Away") / (writer: "I Don't Do Windows", "Make the World Go Away", "Two Sides to Every Story", "So You Think You're a Cowboy")
 1980 Coal Miner's Daughter (writer: "I Fall to Pieces")
 1979 The Electric Horseman (writer: "So You Think You're a Cowboy" - uncredited)
 1977 Sinatra and Friends (TV Special) (writer: "She's Got You" - uncredited)
 1976 The Man Who Fell to Earth (writer: "Make the World Go Away")
 1966-1973 The Porter Wagoner Show (TV Series) (writer - 6 episodes)
- Charlie Walker (1973) ... (writer: "Poppin' Corn")
- Don Gibson (1968) ... (writer: "A Little Bitty Tear" (instrumental))
- Bill Monroe and the Bluegrass Boys (1968) ... (writer: "The Peddler")
- Conway Twitty (1967) ... (writer: "You're Not Home Yet")
- Bobby Bare (1967) ... (writer: "You're Not Home Yet")
 1970 Five Easy Pieces (writer: "Don't Touch Me" - as H. Cochran, uncredited)
 1969 The Johnny Cash Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.2 (1969) ... (writer: "Still in Town")
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[on discovering songwriting while working in the oil rig in 2002]: They said I'd be back because if you ever got oil in your hair, you'd return to it. Wrong! See more »


He is survived by his second wife, Suzi Cochran; a daughter Booth Cochran and three sons, Garland Perry Cochran Jr.; James Lee Cochran; and Daniel Cochran from his first marriage to Jeannie Seely. See more »

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