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Johnny Costa (1922–1996)

Johnny Costa was born on January 18, 1922 in Arnold, Pennsylvania, USA as John D. Costa. He is known for his work on Mister Rogers' Neighborhood (1968), Fellini - Satyricon (1969) and Hansel and Gretel (1983). He died on October 11, 1996 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. See full bio »

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Known For

Mister Rogers' Neighborhood
Mister Rogers' Neighborhood Music Department
(1968-2001)
Fellini - Satyricon
Fellini - Satyricon Music Department
(1969)
Old Friends... New Friends
Old Friends... New Friends Music Department
(1978-1980)
Hansel and Gretel
(1983)

Filmography

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  Mister Rogers' Neighborhood (TV Series) (musical director - 895 episodes, 1968 - 2001) (musician - 1 episode, 1984) (music director - 1 episode, 1981)
- 1765: Celebrates the Arts (2001) ... (musical director - credit only)
- 1764: Celebrates the Arts (2001) ... (musical director - credit only)
- 1763: Celebrates the Arts (2001) ... (musical director - credit only)
- 1762: Celebrates the Arts (2001) ... (musical director - credit only)
- 1761: Celebrates the Arts (2001) ... (musical director - credit only)
 1978-1980 Old Friends... New Friends (TV Series documentary) (musical director - 3 episodes)
- Episode #2.13 (1980) ... (musical director - as John Costa)
- Uncle Miltie and the Whiz (1978) ... (musical director)
- Episode #2.1 ... (musical director - as John Costa)
 1969 Fellini - Satyricon (music recording - as John Coast)
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 1995 Mister Rogers' Neighborhood (TV Series) (1 episode)
- 1686: Everybody's Special (1995) ... (uncredited)
 1983 Hansel and Gretel (TV Movie) (as John Costa)
 1977 Christmastime with Mister Rogers (TV Special)
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 1989 Mister Rogers' Neighborhood (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes)
- 1609: Josephine the Short Neck Giraffe (1989) ... (performer: "We Are Elephants")
- 1608: Josephine the Short Neck Giraffe (1989) ... (performer: "We Are Elephants")
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 1997 Mister Rogers' Neighborhood (TV Series) (dedicatee - 1 episode)
- 1715: Sharing (1997) ... (dedicatee - as John Costa)
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 1968-1996 Mister Rogers' Neighborhood (TV Series)
Himself
- 1710: Brave and Strong (1996) ... Himself
- 1654: Learning (1992) ... Himself (as John Costa)
- 1621: Fathers and Music (1990) ... Himself
- 1563: Celebrations (1986) ... Himself
- 1554: Families (1985) ... Himself
 1967 MisteRogers (TV Series)
Himself
- Episode #7.52 (1967) ... Himself
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 2001 Mister Rogers' Neighborhood (TV Series)
Himself
- 1765: Celebrates the Arts (2001) ... Himself
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Personal Details

Alternate Names:

John Coast | John Costa
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Star Sign:

Capricorn

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