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Etta James (1938–2012)


Etta James was born on January 25, 1938 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Jamesetta Hawkins. She was married to Artis Mills. She died on January 20, 2012 in Riverside, California. See full bio »

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 2014 Eiszauber 2014: Die Magie des Eises (TV Movie) (performer: "At Last" - uncredited)
  Dancing on Ice (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode, 2014) (performer - 1 episode, 2009)
- Week 2 (2014) ... (writer: "Good Feeling" - uncredited)
- Episode #4.15 (2009) ... (performer: "I Just Want to Make Love to You")
 2013 North America (TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode)
- Learn Young or Die (2013) ... (performer: "At Last")
  Dancing with the Stars (TV Series) (1 episode, 2013) (writer - 2 episodes, 2011 - 2013) (performer - 2 episodes, 2008 - 2009)
- Week 4: Best Year's of Our Lives (2013) ... ("I Just Want to Make Love to You")
- Week 1: Performance Show (2013) ... (writer: "Good Feeling")
- Round Eight: The Results (2011) ... (writer: "Good Feeling")
- Round Four: Results (2009) ... (performer: "At Last" - uncredited)
- Round 3 (2008) ... (performer: "Do Right Woman, Do Right Man" - uncredited)
 2013 Lotta & die frohe Zukunft (TV Movie) (writer: "Good Feeling" - uncredited)
 2012 Unfinished Song (performer: "Something's Got A Hold on Me") / (writer: "Something's Got A Hold on Me")
 2012 Byzantium (performer: "Don't Cry Baby")
 2012 Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Days (writer: "Good Feeling")
 1996-2012 EastEnders (TV Series) (performer - 3 episodes)
- Episode dated 22 June 2012 (2012) ... (performer: "At Last" - uncredited)
- Episode dated 29 April 2011 (2011) ... (performer: "At Last" - uncredited)
- Episode dated 2 May 1996 (1996) ... (performer: "I Just Want to Make Love to You" - uncredited)
 2012 The Block (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Red House Elimination: Night 4 (2012) ... (writer: "Good Feeling" - uncredited)
- Red House Elimination: Night 1 (2012) ... (writer: "Levels" - uncredited)
 2012 The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #20.97 (2012) ... (writer: "Good Feeling" - uncredited)
 2012 Independent Lens (TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode)
- Daisy Bates: First Lady of Little Rock (2012) ... (performer: "Lord Don't Move That Mountain")
 2011 Chuck (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Chuck Versus the Wedding Planner (2011) ... (performer: "At Last")
 2011 Justin Bieber: Never Say Never (Documentary) (performer: "At Last")
 2010/I Burlesque (performer: "Tough Lover") / (writer: "Something's Got a Hold on Me", "Tough Lover")
 2010 Conan (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- A Prayer for Dick Butkus (2010) ... (writer: "Something's Got a Hold on Me" - uncredited)
 2010 Frankie & Alice (performer: "I Just Want to Make Love to You")
 2010 Beautiful Darling (Documentary) (performer: "My Dearest Darling")
 2009 American Dad! (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Shallow Vows (2009) ... (performer: "At Last")
 2005-2009 So You Think You Can Dance (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes)
- The Top 18 Perform (2009) ... (performer: "At Last" - uncredited)
- Top 14 (2005) ... (performer: "You Can Leave Your Hat On")
 2009 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Live: Feelin' Alright (Video) (performer: "At Last")
 2009 A Single Man (performer: "Stormy Weather" (1933))
 2009 V.O.S. (performer: "Jingle Bells")
 2008 So You Think You Can Dance Canada (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Top 18 (2008) ... (performer: "At Last")
 2008 My Best Friend's Girl (performer: "At Last")
 2008 The Broken (performer: "At Last")
 2008 The Wire (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Unconfirmed Reports (2008) ... (performer: "Don't Cry Baby")
 2007 Eterna Magia (TV Series) (performer: "At Last")
 2007 State of Mind (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Lost & Found (2007) ... (performer: "At Last")
 2007 Great Performances (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- We Love Ella! A Tribute to the First Lady of Song (2007) ... (performer: "Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me")
 2007 Perfect Stranger (performer: "Don't Cry Baby")
 2007 What Love Is (performer: "Something's got a hold on me") / (writer: "Something's got a hold on me")
 2007 Criminal Minds (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- No Way Out (2007) ... (performer: "At Last")
 2003-2007 The Simpsons (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes)
- The Wife Aquatic (2007) ... (performer: "At Last" - uncredited)
- The Strong Arms of the Ma (2003) ... (performer: "At Last" - uncredited)
 2006 Ramsay's Kitchen Nightmares (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Momma Cherri's Soul Food Shack Revisited (2006) ... (performer: "Tell Mama" - uncredited)
 2006 Inland Empire (performer: "At Last")
 2006 Mission: Impossible III (performer: "A Sunday Kind of Love")
 2006 Phat Girlz (performer: "At Last")
 2005 Little Manhattan (performer: "At Last")
 2005 Monster-in-Law (performer: "Tell Mama")
 2004 The Sopranos (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Sentimental Education (2004) ... (performer: "The Blues Is My Business")
 2003 Chocolate com Pimenta (TV Series) (performer: "Stormy Weather (Keeps Rainin' All the Time)")
 2003 The Bernie Mac Show (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Maid Man (2003) ... (performer: "At Last" - uncredited)
 2002 The Tuxedo (performer: "At Last")
 2002 OT: Our Town (Documentary) (performer: "At Last")
 2002 Andy Richter Controls the Universe (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Pilot (2002) ... (performer: "At Last")
 2002 Un paso adelante (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Volver al armario (2002) ... (performer: "I Just Want to Make Love to You")
 2001 Angel Eyes (performer: "Only Time Will Tell")
 2001 See Spot Run (performer: "At Last")
 2000 Reindeer Games (performer: "At Last")
 2000 It Had to Be You (performer: "At Last")
 1999 Amateur Night (Short) (performer: "Damn Your Eyes")
 1999 La bûche (performer: "Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas")
 1999 See You in Hell, My Darling (performer: "I Found Love")
 1999 The Hurricane (performer: "In the Basement")
 1999 Neighborhoods: The Hidden Cities of San Francisco - The Fillmore (TV Movie documentary) (performer: "AT LAST")
 1999 American Pie (performer: "At Last")
 1999 The Other Sister (performer: "At Last")
 1999 This Year's Love (performer: "Stop the Wedding")
 1998 Pleasantville (performer: "At Last")
 1998 Living Out Loud (performer: "At Last")
 1998 Always Outnumbered (TV Movie) (performer: "Out of the Rain")
 1998 Kissing a Fool (performer: "At Last")
 1998 Space Bunnies Must Die! (Video Game) (performer: "Next Door To The Blues") / (writer: "Next Door To The Blues")
 1996 Caught (lyrics: "One Day One Step at a Time")
 1995 Father of the Bride Part II (performer: "At Last")
 1995 How to Make an American Quilt (performer: "At Last")
 1994 Blue Sky (performer: "Something's Got A Hold On Me") / (writer: "Something's Got A Hold On Me")
 1993 Bluesland: A Portrait in American Music (Documentary) (performer: "Baby, What You Want Me To Do")
 1992 Sister Act (performer: "Roll With Me Henry") / (writer: "Roll With Me Henry")
 1991 Only the Lonely (performer: "I'VE GOT DREAMS TO REMEMBER")
 1990 Bad Influence (performer: "OUT OF THE RAIN") / (producer: "OUT OF THE RAIN")
 1989 The Delinquents (performer: "Roll With Me Henry") / (writer: "Roll With Me Henry" - as James)
 1989 Rooftops (performer: "Avenue D")
 1989 Tap (performer: "Baby What You Want Me To Do")
 1988 Rain Man (performer: "At Last" (1941))
 1985 Back to the Future (performer: "THE WALLFLOWER (DANCE WITH ME HENRY)" (1955)) / (writer: "THE WALLFLOWER (DANCE WITH ME HENRY)" (1955))
  Miami Vice (TV Series) (arranger - 1 episode, 1984) (performer - 1 episode, 1984) (producer - 1 episode, 1984) (writer - 1 episode, 1984)
- Give a Little, Take a Little (1984) ... (arranger: "You Want More") / (performer: "You Want More") / (producer: "You Want More") / (writer: "You Want More")
 1984 Heartbreakers (arranger: "The Blues Don't Care", "You Want More") / (performer: "The Blues Don't Care", "You Want More") / (producer: "The Blues Don't Care", "You Want More") / (writer: "The Blues Don't Care", "You Want More")
 1978 Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band (performer: "Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band" (Finale))
 1957 The Big Record (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.11 (1957) ... (writer: "Dance With Me, Henry" - uncredited)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Single: "Good Rockin' Daddy" / "Crazy Feeling" (Modern Records) See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Biographical Movie | 1 Print Biography | 1 Portrayal | 5 Articles | 1 Pictorial | See more »

Height:

5' 3" (1.6 m)
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Personal Quote:

I figured I could do 'It's a Man's, Man's, Mans' World' because I believe it's the truth. See more »

Trivia:

She died at Riverside Community Hospital in Riverside, California where she was a resident at the time of her death. See more »

Nickname:

Miss Peaches

Star Sign:

Aquarius

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