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Frank Farian

Frank Farian was born on July 18, 1941 in Kirn, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany as Franz Reuther. See full bio »

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Known For

Bringing Out the Dead
(1999)
Charlie St. Cloud
Charlie St. Cloud Soundtrack
(2010)
Touching the Void
Touching the Void Soundtrack
(2003)

Filmography

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 2017 Exfrun (writer: "Rasputin")
 2016 Who's Doing the Dishes? (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
- Edele Lynch (2016) ... (writer: "Hooray, Hooray (It's a Cheeky Holiday)" - uncredited)
- Ricky Groves (2016) ... (writer: "Barbra Streisand" - uncredited)
- JB Gill (2016) ... (writer: "Brown Girl in the Ring" - uncredited)
 2016 Donald Cried (writer: "Girl I'm Gonna Miss You")
 2015-2016 Ochéntame... otra vez (TV Series documentary) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Amores de verano (2016) ... (writer: "Daddy Cool")
- La juventud canta y baila (2015) ... (writer: "Gotta Go Home")
 2015 Dolezal Backstage (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Das Weihnachts-Special (2015) ... (writer: "Mary's Boy Child / Oh My Lord")
 2015 Tu cara me suena - Argentina (TV Series) (producer - 1 episode)
- Episode #3.3 (2015) ... (producer: "Girl You Know It's True")
 2015 20 Moments That Rocked Pop (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "I'm Gonna Miss You" - uncredited)
 2015 Britain's Got Talent (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- 2015: The Live Final (2015) ... (writer: "Daddy Cool" - uncredited)
 2014 UK Championship Snooker (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Third Round: Part 3 (2014) ... (writer: "Daddy Cool" - uncredited)
 2014 Today at Wimbledon (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- 2014: Day 10 (2014) ... (writer: "Daddy Cool" - uncredited)
 2014 Dirty Cops: Ta Batsonia: A Greek Novel About Crisis (Video) (writer: "Rasputin")
 2013 Isänmaallinen mies (writer: "Rivers of Babylon")
 2013 1st Indie Fest of YouTube Videos 2013 (TV Special) (writer: "Rasputin")
 2013 The Railway Man (writer: "Rasputin' - as Farian)
 2013 Dirty Cops-Ta Batsonia No.3 (Video short) (lyrics: "Ma Baker (The True Story of Ma Baker)") / (music: "Ma Baker (The True Story of Ma Baker)") / (writer: "Rasputin")
 2013 Seduced and Abandoned (Documentary) (writer: "Rivers of Babylon" - as F. Reuther)
 2013 Quellen des Lebens (writer: "Daddy Cool")
  Tu cara me suena (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode, 2013) (music - 1 episode, 2013)
- Episode #2.14 (2013) ... (lyrics: "Daddy Cool") / (music: "Daddy Cool")
 2013 Top of the Pops: The Story of 1978 (TV Movie documentary) (arranger: "Brown Girl in the Ring") / (writer: "Rasputin", "Mary's Boy Child/Oh My Lord")
 2012 Les seigneurs (writer: "Daddy Cool")
 2012 Stars 80 (writer: "Gotta Go Home" - as F. Farian)
 2012 Vatertag (TV Movie) (writer: "Daddy Cool" - uncredited)
 2012 The Joy of Disco (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "Rasputin")
 2011 Kinect Sports: Season Two (Video Game) (writer: "Barbara Streisand")
 2011 Britain's Favourite Christmas Songs (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "Mary's Boy Child - Oh My Lord")
 2011 Le Skylab (producer: "Daddy Cool") / (writer: "Daddy Cool")
 2011 Glee (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Born This Way (2011) ... (writer: "Barbra Streisand" - uncredited)
  20 to 1 (TV Series documentary) (writer - 2 episodes, 2010 - 2011) (lyrics - 1 episode, 2011)
- TV's Funniest Neighbours (2011) ... (lyrics: "Daddy Cool" - uncredited) / (writer: "Daddy Cool" - uncredited)
- Sporty, Rich & Sexy (2010) ... (writer: "Daddy Cool" - uncredited)
 2011 Funkytown (writer: "Daddy Cool")
 2011 Helden von morgen (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Manson/Fendrich (2011) ... (writer: "Daddy Cool")
 2010 Charlie St. Cloud (writer: "Rasputin")
 2009 Loose Women (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #14.75 (2009) ... (writer: "Mary's Boy Child - Oh My Lord")
 2009 Welcome to the 80's (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Charts, Clips und Kommerz (2009) ... (writer: "All Or Nothing", "Girl I'm Gonna Miss You", "Keep On Running")
 2009 Banda sonora (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #5.20 (2009) ... (writer: "Rivers of Babylon")
 2009 Frequently Asked Questions About Time Travel (writer: "Rivers of Babylon" - as Farina)
 2009 Mammoth (writer: "Motherless Child")
 2008 Daai sau cha ji neui (writer: "HIDE-AND-SEEK")
 2008 Tulpan (writer: "Rivers of Babylon")
 2008 Disco (writer: "Daddy Cool")
 2006 Ramsay's Kitchen Nightmares (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Fenwick Arms (2006) ... (writer: "Daddy Cool" - uncredited)
 2006 Emilka placze (Short) (writer: "Daddy Cool")
 2005 Barend en Van Dorp (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 10 May 2005 (2005) ... (writer: "Rivers of Babylon" - uncredited)
 2004 Cap d'any a TV3 (TV Special) (writer: "Rius de Babilonia")
 2004 In the Battlefields (writer: "Daddy cool")
 2003 The Office (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Christmas Special: Part 2 (2003) ... (writer: "Mary's Boy Child" - uncredited)
 2003 Monkey Dust (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #2.2 (2003) ... (writer: "It's A Cheeky Holiday" - uncredited)
 2003 Touching the Void (Documentary) (writer: "Brown Girl in the Ring")
 2003 My Life Without Me (writer: "Baby Don't Forget My Number")
 2001 Brazilero (writer: "Daddy cool")
 2001 Intimacy (writer: "Rivers of Babylon" (1978))
 2000 Kanak Attack (lyrics: "Ma Baker" - as F. Farian) / (music: "Ma Baker" - as F. Farian)
 2000 I Dreamed of Africa (writer: "By the Rivers of Babylon" - uncredited)
 1999 Black Milk (writer: "Daddy Cool")
 1999 Bringing Out the Dead (writer: "Rivers Of Babylon")
 1999 Bravo Two Zero (TV Movie) (writer: "By the Rivers of Babylon")
 1998 A Night at the Roxbury (as Franz Reuther, "Where Do You Go")
 1998 How Stella Got Her Groove Back (writer: "Rivers Of Babylon")
 1995 Flora (Short) (writer: "Tu es")
 1994-1995 Tohuwabohu (TV Series) (writer - 4 episodes)
- Montreux-Mix II (1995) ... (writer: "El Lute" - uncredited)
- Op. (Opossum) 21 (1995) ... (writer: "Hooray! Hooray! It's A Holi-Holiday" - uncredited)
- Episode #4.4 (1994) ... (writer: "El Lute" - uncredited)
- Seite 17 (1994) ... (writer: "Hooray! Hooray! It's A Holi-Holiday" - uncredited)
 1994 Leningrad Cowboys Meet Moses (writer: "Rivers of Babylon" - as F. Farian)
 1990 Rockopop (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 10 February 1990 (1990) ... (writer: "Girl I'm Gonna Miss You")
 1980 Moscow Does Not Believe in Tears (lyrics: "Daddy Cool") / (music: "Daddy Cool")
  Top of the Pops (TV Series) (writer - 18 episodes, 1977 - 1979) (lyrics - 4 episodes, 1977) (music - 3 episodes, 1977) (arranger - 2 episodes, 1978)
- Episode dated 6 September 1979 (1979) ... (writer: "Gotta Go Home")
- Episode dated 30 August 1979 (1979) ... (writer: "Gotta Go Home")
- Episode dated 10 May 1979 (1979) ... (writer: "Hooray, Hooray It's a Holi-Holiday")
- Episode dated 26 April 1979 (1979) ... (writer: "Hooray Hooray, It's a Holi-Holiday")
- Episode dated 25 December 1978 (1978) ... (writer: "Rasputin", "Mary's Boy Child/Oh My Lord")
 1979 Dinah! (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 1 May 1979 (1979) ... (writer: "Dancing in the Streets", "Rivers of Babylon")
 1979 Série noire (writer: "Rivers of Babylon")
 1979 Disco Fieber (writer: "Rasputin", "It's A Holi-Holiday", "Rivers Of Babylon")
 1978 Polizeiinspektion 1 (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Der Skiausflug (1978) ... (writer: "Rivers of Babylon" - uncredited)
 1978 The Benny Hill Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Friday Night Fever (1978) ... (writer: "Rasputin")
 1977 Starparade (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #10.2 (1977) ... (writer: "Daddy Cool", "Ma Baker")
 1974 If Mother Could See Me Now (writer: "Rivers of Babylon" - uncredited)
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Personal Details

Alternate Names:

Popgruppe Milli Vanilli
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Trivia:

After fighting with the alleged singers of Milli Vanilli over money, he confirmed to the press that he had the idea of someone else singing the duo's records. See more »

Star Sign:

Cancer

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