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Buddy Guy

Buddy Guy was born on July 30, 1936 in Lettsworth, Louisiana, USA as George Guy. See full bio »

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From Dusk Till Dawn
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 2016 Mad Dogs (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Needles (2016) ... (performer: "Hard Time Killing")
 2015 The Late Show with Stephen Colbert (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- George Clooney/Governor Jeb Bush/Mavis Staples & Friends (2015) ... (performer: "Everyday People" - uncredited)
 2015 The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Tom Cruise/Dick Cavett/Ashley Monroe (2015) ... (performer: "Meet Me in Chicago", "Someone Else Is Steppin' In (Slippin' Out, Slippin' In)", "74 Years Young" - uncredited)
 2013-2014 Parenthood (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes)
- Jump Ball (2014) ... (performer: "Ships on the Ocean" - uncredited)
- It Has to Be Now (2013) ... (performer: "Look on Yonder Wall" - uncredited)
 2013 Jimi: All Is by My Side (performer: "Out Of Sight")
 2011-2013 The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes)
- Episode #21.107 (2013) ... (performer: "Red House" - uncredited)
- Episode #19.134 (2011) ... (performer: "74 Years Young")
 2013 Late Show with David Letterman (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #20.72 (2013) ... (performer: "Damn Right I Got the Blues")
 2010 House (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Baggage (2010) ... (performer: "In the Wee Hours" - uncredited)
 2010 Casino Jack and the United States of Money (Documentary) (performer: "I SMELL A RAT") / (writer: "I SMELL A RAT")
 2009 Chicago Overcoat (performer: "Done Got Old")
 2009 In the Electric Mist (performer: "Damn Right, I've Got The Blues", "Stone Crazy") / (writer: "Damn Right, I've Got The Blues", "Stone Crazy")
 2008 Shine a Light (Documentary) (performer: "Champagne And Reefer")
 2006 Idiocracy (performer: "Hoodoo Man" (1965))
 2005 Hustle & Flow (performer: "Baby Please Don't Leave Me")
 2004 Stevie Ray Vaughan and Double Trouble: Live at Montreux 1982 & 1985 (Video documentary) (writer: "Mary Had a Little Lamb" (1985))
 2003 Austin City Limits (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
- John Mayer with Special Guests Buddy Guy and Double Trouble (2003) ... ("Come Back To Bed", "Leave My Little Girl Alone")
 2003 The Blues (TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode)
- Godfathers and Sons (2003) ... (performer: "Sit and Cry (The Blues)")
 2003 Crime Spree (writer: "Snatch It Back and Hold It")
 2002 Showtime (writer: "Snatch It Back and Hold It" (1965))
 2002 XX/XY (writer: "Mama's Always Onstage")
 1999 Body Shots (performer: "Mustang Sally")
 1999 Southpaw (Documentary) (performer: "The First Time I Met the Blues")
 1998 I'll Be Home for Christmas (performer: "Blue Christmas")
 1998 Free Tibet (Documentary) (performer: "Damn Right I've Got the Blues") / (writer: "Damn Right I've Got the Blues")
 1997 Nothing to Lose (performer: "There's Something On Your Mind")
 1997 Dangerous Ground (performer: "Rememberin' Stevie")
 1997 Love Jones (performer: "Feels Like Rain")
 1996 2 Days in the Valley (performer: "Going Home")
 1996 Tin Cup (performer: "Little Dab-A-Doo") / (writer: "Little Dab-A-Doo")
 1996 A Tribute to Stevie Ray Vaughan (TV Movie documentary) (performer: "Long Way from Home", "Six Strings Down", "Tick Tock", "SRV Shuffle")
 1996 Heaven's Prisoners (performer: "Red House")
 1996 From Dusk Till Dawn (writer: "Mary Had A Little Lamb")
 1995 Stevie Ray Vaughan and Double Trouble: Live from Austin, Texas (Video) (writer: "Leave My Girl Alone")
 1995 Things to Do in Denver When You're Dead (performer: "She's A Superstar", "My Time After Awhile", "Mustang Sally", "Born Under A Bad Sign") / (writer: "She's A Superstar")
 1991 Eric Clapton: 24 Nights (TV Special documentary) (performer: "Watch Yourself", "Have You Ever Loved a Woman", "Worried Life Blues") / (writer: "Watch Yourself")
 1991 Rush (performer: "Don't Know Which Way To Go")
 1991 Live at the El Mocambo: Stevie Ray Vaughan and Double Trouble (Video) (writer: "Mary Had a Little Lamb")
 1985 Roadhouse 66 (writer: "MARY HAD A LITTLE LAMB")
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TV commercial *w/Eric Clapton): HTC MyTouch. See more »

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I listen to people in bars. I imagine some of those people don't know nothing about music, but they're singing to me, because what they said, I've been through. See more »


Recipient of the 2012 Kennedy Center Honors. Other recipient that year were Dustin Hoffman, David Letterman, Natalia Makarova, and the rock band Led Zeppelin, comprising John Paul Jones, Jimmy Page, and Robert Plant. See more »

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