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Denny Doherty (1940–2007)

Denny Doherty was born and reared in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada and began his musical career there in a local rock band, The Hepsters, while working in a pawn shop. He had started singing in public at age 15, on a dare by performing "Love Letters In The Sand" in a skating rink-turned-dance-hall. In 1959 he formed his first folk trio, The ... See full bio »

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 2007 Trailer Park Boys (TV Series)
Ryan Shockneck
- A Shit River Runs Through It (2007) ... Ryan Shockneck
 2005 This Is Wonderland (TV Series)
- Episode #3.4 (2005)
 2004 25 Years of Skinnamarink (TV Movie)
Denny
 2001 Prince Charming (TV Movie)
Jeweller
 1999-2000 Pit Pony (TV Series)
Charley McGinnis
- Securities (2000) ... Charley McGinnis
- Chasing Shadows (2000) ... Charley McGinnis
- Lost (1999) ... Charley McGinnis
- Taking Chances (1999) ... Charley McGinnis
- Company Business (1999) ... Charley McGinnis
 1998 The Real Howard Spitz
Balthazar Mishkin
 1997 Pit Pony (TV Movie)
Charley McGinnis
 1997 Elvis Meets Nixon (TV Movie)
Vernon
 1993 Theodore Tugboat (TV Series)
Harbour Master
- Hank Floats Forward ... Harbour Master
- Pugwash Is Gone ... Harbour Master
- Different Strokes: Different Boats ... Harbour Master
- Tug of the Year ... Harbour Master
- True Blue Friends ... Harbour Master
 1992 Hurt Penguins
Bilbo Roberts
 1992 Oh, What a Night (Video)
Harold
 1987 Street Legal (TV Series)
Billy Cooper
- Gold Rush (1987) ... Billy Cooper (as Dennie Doherty)
 1984 Windows (TV Series)
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In 2003, Doherty was co-author and performer in an off-Broadway show called "Dream a Little Dream: The Mamas and the Papas Musical." It traced the band's early years, its dizzying fame and breakup amid drugs and alcohol and an affair between Doherty and Michelle Phillips. See more »

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Alternate Names:

Dennie Doherty | The Mamas and the Papas | Mamas and the Papas
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Inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1998 (as a member of the Mamas and the Papas). See more »

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