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Rick Derringer

Rick Derringer was born on August 5, 1947 in Fort Recovery, Ohio, USA as Rick Zehringer. See full bio »

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Dazed and Confused
Dazed and Confused Soundtrack
What a Girl Wants
What a Girl Wants Soundtrack
Bachelorette Soundtrack
George of the Jungle


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 2016 Vinyl (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Whispered Secrets (2016) ... (writer: "Rock and Roll, Hoochie Koo")
 2015 The Mysteries of Laura (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- The Mystery of the Maternal Instinct (2015) ... (performer: "Rock And Roll, Hoochie Koo")
 2015 Chikara: Sword of Destiny (Video) (writer: "A Real American")
 2012 The Sacred (performer: "Rock And Roll Hoochie Koo") / (writer: "Rock And Roll Hoochie Koo")
  American Dad! (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2012) (writer - 1 episode, 2012)
- Stanny Tendergrass (2012) ... (performer: "Real American") / (writer: "Real American")
 2012 Bachelorette (performer: "Rock and Roll, Hoochie Koo") / (writer: "Rock and Roll, Hoochie Koo")
  Eastbound & Down (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2010) (writer - 1 episode, 2010)
- Chapter 8 (2010) ... (performer: "Real American" - uncredited) / (writer: "Real American" - uncredited)
 2009 It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- The Gang Wrestles for the Troops (2009) ... (performer: "Real American" - uncredited)
 2008 It Might Get Loud (Documentary) (performer: "Rock the Nation")
  My Name Is Earl (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2008) (writer - 1 episode, 2008)
- Girl Earl (2008) ... (performer: "Rock and Roll, Hoochie Koo" - uncredited) / (writer: "Rock and Roll, Hoochie Koo" - uncredited)
 2008 Chikara: King of Trios 2008 - Night II (Video) (writer: "Demolition")
 2007 The Bill Engvall Show (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Go Ahead, See If I Karaoke (2007) ... (performer: "Rock And Roll, Hoochie Koo")
 2006 Guitar Hero II (Video Game) (writer: "ROCK AND ROLL HOOCHIE KOO")
 2006 Beer League (performer: "Rock And Roll Hoochie Koo") / (writer: "Rock And Roll Hoochie Koo")
 2006 Summerslam (TV Special) (performer: "Real American") / (writer: "Real American")
 2005 WWE SmackDown! vs. RAW 2006 (Video Game) (performer: "Real American") / (writer: "Real American")
 2005 WWE Day of Reckoning 2 (Video Game) (performer: "Real American") / (writer: "Real American")
 2005 Summerslam (TV Special) (performer: "Real American") / (writer: "Real American")
 2003 What a Girl Wants (performer: "Rock and Roll, Hoochie Koo") / (writer: "Rock and Roll, Hoochie Koo")
 2002 Hollywood Hulk Hogan: Hulk Still Rules (Video documentary) (performer: "Real American")
 2002 WWE SmackDown! Shut Your Mouth (Video Game) (performer: "Real American") / (writer: "Real American")
 2000 WWF No Mercy (Video Game) (performer: "Real American") / (writer: "Real American")
 1999 WWF WrestleMania 2000 (Video Game) (performer: "Real American") / (writer: "Real American")
  Freaks and Geeks (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 1999) (writer - 1 episode, 1999)
- Beers and Weirs (1999) ... (performer: "Rock and Roll, Hoochie Koo") / (writer: "Rock and Roll, Hoochie Koo")
 1998 More Tales of the City (TV Mini-Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.1 (1998) ... (writer: "Rock and Roll Hoochie Koo")
 1997 George of the Jungle (producer: "George of the Jungle")
 1997 Stag (writer: "Rock and Roll Hoochie Koo")
 1994 Beavis and Butt-Head (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Killing Time (1994) ... (performer: "Real American")
 1993 Dazed and Confused (performer: "Rock & Roll Hoochie Koo") / (writer: "Rock & Roll Hoochie Koo")
 1991 Rush (writer: "Rock and Roll Hoochie Koo")
 1990 The Spirit of '76 (performer: "Rock And Roll, Hoochie Koo") / (writer: "Rock And Roll, Hoochie Koo")
 1990 Air America (performer: "Free Ride")
 1987 Meat Loaf: London Meltdown Concert (Video documentary) (writer: "Masculine")
 1987 Cyndi Lauper in Paris (Video) (writer: "Calm Inside The Storm")
 1987 WrestleMania III (TV Special) (writer: "Real American")
 1986 The Transformers: The Movie (producer: "Dare to Be Stupid")
  Saturday Night's Main Event (TV Series) (producer - 4 episodes, 1985 - 1986) (performer - 3 episodes, 1986)
- Episode #1.6 (1986) ... (performer: "Real American") / (producer: "Real American")
- Episode #1.5 (1986) ... (performer: "Real American") / (producer: "Real American")
- Episode #1.4 (1986) ... (performer: "Don't Go Messin' with a Country Boy") / (producer: "Don't Go Messin' with a Country Boy")
- Episode #1.3 (1985) ... (producer: "Land of a Thousand Dances")
 1986 Cyndi Lauper in Budokan (TV Movie) (writer: "Calm Inside The Storm")
 1984 Bachelor Party (producer: "Why Do Good Girls Like Bad Boys", "Little Demon", "Nature Took Over")
 1984 Where the Boys Are (performer: "All Fired Up", "Shake Me") / (writer: "All Fired Up")
 1982 Zapped! (performer: "Just for Fun")
 1982 Splitz (performer: "When Love Attacks", "Mistake Magnifique") / (writer: "When Love Attacks", "Mistake Magnifique")
 1980 B.C. Rock (performer: "AFRAID OF THE NIGHT")
 1978 Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band (performer: "Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band" (Finale))
  Rock Concert (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 1974) (writer - 1 episode, 1974)
- Episode #2.16 (1974) ... (performer: "Free Ride", "Easy Street", "Teenage Love Affair", "River's Risin'", "Do Like Me", "Rock & Roll, Hoochie Koo", "Free Ride (Reprise)") / (writer: "Teenage Love Affair", "Rock & Roll, Hoochie Koo")
  The Midnight Special (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 1973) (writer - 1 episode, 1973)
- Episode #2.8 (1973) ... (performer: "Rock & Roll, Hoochie Koo") / (writer: "Rock & Roll, Hoochie Koo")
Show Show Actor (2 credits)
Show Show Music department (1 credit)
Show Show Producer (1 credit)
Show Show Self (15 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (1 credit)

Personal Details

Other Works:

Album (w/The Edgar Winter Group): "The Edgar Winter Group with Rick Derringer" (Blue Sky Records) See more »

Alternate Names:

The McCoys


5' 4" (1.63 m)

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Personal Quote:

And what makes me happy now has changed as well . . . It's one thing to play in a bar or at a biker festival, and hear a guy who's been drinking beer all day come up and tell you how good you are. For a long time in your life that will make you happy.


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