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Will Jennings (II)


Will Jennings was born on June 27, 1944 in Kilgore, Texas, USA. See full bio »
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Won 2 Oscars. Another 12 wins & 6 nominations. See more awards »

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 2015 The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Ryan Reynolds/Terrence Howard/Kelly Clarkson (2015) ... (writer: "Up Where We Belong" - uncredited)
 2015 The Oscars (TV Special) (lyrics: "Up Where We Belong")
 2015 The Wedding Ringer (writer: "My Heart Will Go On")
 2014 Altman (Documentary) (writer: "While You See a Chance")
 2014 The Block (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Beach Volleyball Tournament (2014) ... (writer: "Call on Me" - uncredited)
 2014 Muppets Most Wanted (writer: "My Heart Will Go On")
 2013 Rugby League World Cup (TV Series) (writer - 4 episodes)
- Final: New Zealand v Australia (2013) ... (writer: "Call on Me" - uncredited)
- Highlights 6 (2013) ... (writer: "Call on Me" - uncredited)
- Semi Final: New Zealand v England (2013) ... (writer: "Call on Me" - uncredited)
- Quarter Final: England v France (2013) ... (writer: "Call on Me" - uncredited)
 2013 Hello Ladies (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Long Beach (2013) ... (writer: "Up Where We Belong" - uncredited)
  The X Factor (TV Series) (1 episode, 2008) (lyrics - 3 episodes, 2007 - 2013) (writer - 3 episodes, 2006 - 2012) (music - 1 episode, 2007)
- Auditions 7 (2013) ... (lyrics: "My Heart Will Go On (Love Theme from Titanic)" - uncredited)
- Live Show 6 (2012) ... (writer: "Tears in Heaven" - uncredited)
- Episode #5.3 (2008) ... (lyrics: "My Heart Will Go On")
- Auditions 1 (2008) ... ("My Heart Will Go On", uncredited)
- Live Show 2 (2007) ... (music: "My Heart Will Go On" - uncredited)
 2013 Glee (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Lights Out (2013) ... (writer: "Call On Me" - uncredited)
 2013 Tu cara me suena (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Episode #2.16 (2013) ... ("My Heart Will Go On")
 2013 Twenty Feet from Stardom (Documentary) (writer: "Up Where We Belong")
  Dancing with the Stars (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode, 2012) (lyrics - 1 episode, 2009)
- Week 5 Part 2 (2012) ... (writer: "My Heart Will Go On")
- Round Four (2009) ... (lyrics: "One Day I'll Fly Away" - uncredited)
 2012 Soul Shadows (Video short) (writer: "Soul Shadows")
 2012 Duets (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Movie Night (2012) ... (lyrics: "My Heart Will Go On")
 2012 American Idol (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Winner Announced (2012) ... (writer: "Up Where We Belong")
- Finale Top 2 (2012) ... (writer: "Please Remember Me")
 2012 Dancing Stars (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Episode #7.10 (2012) ... (lyrics: "My Heart Will Go On" - uncredited)
 2012 B.B. King: The Life of Riley (Documentary) (writer: "Hold On (I Fell Our Love is Changing)")
 2012 The Voice UK (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Live Show 1 (2012) ... (writer: "Higher Love" - uncredited)
 2010-2012 No me la puc treure del cap (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
- Amor (2012) ... (writer: "My Heart Will Go On", "Up Where We Belong")
- Mort i espiritualitat (2012) ... (writer: "Tears in Heaven")
- Boig per tu (2010) ... (writer: "My Heart Will Go On")
 2011 Em dónes vida. El llibre i el disc de La Marató (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "La clau de tot ets tu")
 2011 Generació D (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "Tears in Heaven")
 2011 The Choir: Unsung Town Revisited (TV Movie documentary) (lyrics: "Tears in Heaven" - uncredited) / (music: "Tears in Heaven" - uncredited)
 2011/I Jack and Jill (writer: "Somewhere in the Night")
 2011 House M.D. (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Transplant (2011) ... (writer: "My Heart Will Go On" - as Wilbur H. Jennings)
 2011 Britain's Got Talent (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #5.7 (2011) ... (writer: "Up Where We Belong" - uncredited)
 2011 Late Show with David Letterman (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #18.123 (2011) ... (writer: "Six White Cadillacs" - uncredited)
 2011 Funny or Die Beats Weird Al (Short) (writer: "Back In the High Life Again")
 2011 Hall Pass (writer: "Always Asking For You")
 2011 CMT: 40 Greatest Love Songs (TV Movie) (writer: "Please Remember Me")
 2010 The Hooker with a Heart of Gold (writer: "Street Life")
 2010 Gent de paraula (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.5 (2010) ... (writer: "Tears in Heaven")
 2010 Him & Her (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Toast (2010) ... (writer: "My Heart Will Go On" - uncredited)
 2010 Dancing on Ice (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Episode #5.13 (2010) ... (writer: "Higher Love")
- Episode #5.12 (2010) ... (writer: "Higher Love")
 2010 The Cleveland Show (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Buried Pleasure (2010) ... (lyrics: "Up Where We Belong" - uncredited)
 2010 Live from Studio Five (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.101 (2010) ... (writer: "My Heart Will Go On")
  Cesko slovenská superstar (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode, 2009) (writer - 1 episode, 2009)
- Sedmé finále: Michal David & Film a muzikál (2009) ... (lyrics: "My Heart Will Go On")
- Sesté finále: MTV Choice (2009) ... (writer: "Tears In Heaven")
 2009 Miranda (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Job (2009) ... (writer: "My Heart Will Go On", "Up Where We Belong" - uncredited)
  The Choir: Unsung Town (TV Mini-Series) (lyrics - 1 episode, 2009) (music - 1 episode, 2009)
- Episode #1.2 (2009) ... (lyrics: "Tears in Heaven" - uncredited) / (music: "Tears in Heaven" - uncredited)
 2009 Brüno (writer: "My Heart Will Go On")
 2009 The Time that Remains ("My Heart Will Go On")
 2009 Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian (writer: "My Heart Will Go On")
 2009 Fighting (writer: "Street Life")
 2008 Especial Nochevieja 2008: ¡Feliz 2009! (TV Movie) (writer: "Tears in Heaven")
 2008 DR's store juleshow (TV Special documentary) (writer: "Up Where We Belong")
 2008 Nobel Peace Prize Concert (TV Special documentary) (lyrics: "If We Hold On Together") / (music: "If We Hold On Together")
 2008 Céline (TV Movie) (writer: "My Heart Will Go On")
 2008 Karaoke Revolution Presents: American Idol Encore (Video Game) (writer: "My Heart Will Go On")
 2007 Música des del cor (TV Movie) (writer: "My Heart Will Go On", "Segueix bategant")
 2006-2007 20 to 1 (TV Series documentary) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Songs You Can't Get Out of Your Head (2007) ... (writer: "My Heart Will Go On")
- World's Best Love Songs (2006) ... (writer: "My Heart Will Go On")
 2007 It Takes Two (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #2.8 (2007) ... (writer: "Tears In Heaven")
 2007 La tele de tu vida (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.16 (2007) ... (writer: "One Day I'll Fly Away")
 2007 So You Wanna Be a Popstar (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Show 3 (2007) ... (writer: "Tears in heaven")
 2007 Freedom Writers ("Papa'z Song")
 2006 Clatterford (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Christmas Panto (2006) ... ("My Heart Will Go On", uncredited)
 2006 Saturday Night Live (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Justin Timberlake (2006) ... (writer: "My Heart Will Go On" - uncredited)
 2006 Till I Met You (writer: "One Day I'll Fly Away")
 2006 Torvill & Dean's Dancing on Ice (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Las Vegas Special (2006) ... (writer: "My Heart Will Go On")
 2006 Yu-Gi-Oh! The Abridged Series (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- My Cards Will Go On (2006) ... (writer: "My Heart Will Go On" - uncredited)
 2006 Turkish for Beginners (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Die, in der ich keine Schwester will (2006) ... (lyrics: "My Heart Will Go On")
 2006 Soy tu fan (TV Mini-Series) (1 episode)
- Campamiento (2006) ... ("My Heart Will Go On", uncredited)
 2005 Yours, Mine & Ours (writer: "Up Where We Belong")
 2005 Everybody Hates Chris (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Everybody Hates Food Stamps (2005) ... (writer: "Up Where We Belong")
 2005 William Eggleston in the Real World (Documentary) (writer: "In the Real World")
 2005 South Park (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Erection Day (2005) ... (writer: "Up Where We Belong")
 2005 Two Pints of Lager and a Packet of Crisps (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Near, Far (2005) ... ("My Heart Will Go On", uncredited)
 2004 The Last Shot (writer: "Looks Like We Made It" (1976))
 2004 The WB's Superstar USA (TV Series) ("My Heart Will Go on")
 2003 Hinter Gittern - Der Frauenknast (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- Betriebsausflug (2003) ... (music: "My Heart Will Go On")
 2003 The Lizzie McGuire Movie (writer: "Up Where We Belong" - as Wilbur Jennings)
 2003 How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days ("My Heart Will Go On")
  Operación triunfo (TV Series) (writer - 4 episodes, 2002) (lyrics - 1 episode, 2001)
- Episode #2.10 (2002) ... (writer: "Tears in Heaven")
- Episode #2.8 (2002) ... (writer: "My Heart Will Go On")
- Episode #2.4 (2002) ... (writer: "Up Where We Belong")
- Episode #1.15 (2002) ... (writer: "One Day I'll Fly Away")
- Episode #1.5 (2001) ... (lyrics: "Quiero vivir la vida amándote (I Want To Spend My Lifetime Loving You)")
 2002 Eric Clapton: One More Car, One More Rider - Live on Tour 2001 (Video documentary) (writer: "Tears in Heaven")
 2002 The Dog Trick (writer: "Up Where We Belong")
 2001 Great Pretenders (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #4.13 (2001) ... (writer: "My Heart Will Go On")
 2001 A Beautiful Mind ("All Love Can Be")
 2001 Gilmore Girls (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Like Mother, Like Daughter (2001) ... (writer: "Looks Like We Made It" - uncredited)
 2001 Bring It On (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
- Cruise (2001) ... ("My Heart Will Go On", uncredited)
 2001 Family Guy (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Brian Does Hollywood (2001) ... (lyrics: "Looks Like We Made It" - uncredited)
 2001 Moulin Rouge! (writer: "One Day I'll Fly Away", "Elephant Love Medley", "Musical score features parts of:")
 2000 How the Grinch Stole Christmas (lyrics: "Christmas, Why Can't I Find You?") / (writer: "Where Are You, Christmas?")
 2000 Together (as W. Jennings, "Caddo Queen")
 1999 Bicentennial Man (lyrics: "Then You Look at Me")
 1999 Sabrina, the Teenage Witch (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Love Means Having to Say You're Sorry (1999) ... (writer: "Up Where We Belong" - uncredited)
- Mrs. Kraft (1999) ... (writer: "Up Where We Belong" - uncredited)
 1999 Eric Clapton & Friends in Concert: A Benefit for the Crossroads Centre at Antigua (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "Tears in Heaven")
 1999 Zwei Männer am Herd (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Zwei Männer am Herd (1999) ... (writer: "Street Life" - uncredited)
 1999 Zwei Männer am Herd (TV Movie) (writer: "Street Life" - uncredited)
 1999 Esrim plus (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Bli Le'arev Horim (1999) ... (lyrics: "My Heart Will Go On" - uncredited)
 1999 Regine: R2K (Video documentary) (writer: "I'll Never Love This Way Again")
 1998 Mighty Joe Young (writer: "Windsong")
 1998 The Mask of Zorro (lyrics: "I Want To Spend My Lifetime Loving You")
 1998 Essence Awards (TV Special) (writer: "Up Where We Belong" - uncredited)
 1998 The 70th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) (writer: "My Heart Will Go On")
 1997 Jackie Brown (writer: "Street Life" (1981))
 1997 Titanic ("My Heart Will Go On")
 1997 The End of Violence (writer: "You May Feel Me Crying")
 1994-1997 Mystery Science Theater 3000 (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
- Revenge of the Creature (1997) ... (writer: "Up Where We Belong" - uncredited)
- The Brute Man (1996) ... (writer: "Up Where We Belong")
- Girls Town (1994) ... (writer: "Up Where We Belong")
  Friends (TV Series) (1 episode, 1996) (writer - 1 episode, 1996)
- The One with the Chicken Pox (1996) ... (writer: "Up Where We Belong" - uncredited)
- The One After the Superbowl: Part 1 (1996) ... ("Looks Like We Made It", uncredited)
 1996 Sgt. Bilko (writer: "Roll With It")
 1994 Ladybird Ladybird (writer: "Up Where We Belong")
 1993 The Thing Called Love (writer: "WHAT KIND OF LOVE")
 1993 Once Upon a Forest (lyrics: "Please Wake Up", "Once Upon A Time With Me")
 1992 Unplugged (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Eric Clapton (1992) ... (writer: "Tears in Heaven")
 1992 Perigosas Peruas (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 10 February 1992 (1992) ... (writer: "Tears in Heaven")
 1991 Rush (writer: "Tears in Heaven", "Help Me Up")
 1991 An American Tail: Fievel Goes West (writer: "Way Out West", "Dreams to Dream", "The Girl I Left Behind")
 1991 Thelma & Louise (writer: "Better Not Look Down")
 1990 Short Time (writer: "Roll With It")
 1990 Nuns on the Run (writer: "ROLL WITH IT")
 1989 Black Rain ("I'LL BE HOLDING ON")
 1989 Listen to Me (writer: "Listen To Me")
 1989 The 61st Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) (writer: "Up Where We Belong")
 1988 The Land Before Time (lyrics: "If We Hold On Together") / (music: "If We Hold On Together")
 1988 Big Business (writer: "HIGHER LOVE")
 1988 Dolly (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.20 (1988) ... (writer: "Back In The High Life Again")
 1987 Date with an Angel (writer: "The Finer Things")
 1987 Stakeout (writer: "Higher Love")
 1987 Harry and the Hendersons (lyrics: "Love Lives On")
 1987 Summer Heat (lyrics: "The Heart Must Have a Home")
 1986-1987 Miami Vice (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Down for the Count: Part 1 (1987) ... (writer: "There's A River" - uncredited)
- Trust Fund Pirates (1986) ... (writer: "Still in the Game" - uncredited)
 1986 Flight of the Navigator (writer: "Walk While In My Blues")
 1986 The American Way (producer: "Send Jesus Some", "Fur Fly", "Stand By Your Man") / (writer: "Send Jesus Some", "Fur Fly")
 1986 Short Circuit (writer: "Come And Follow Me")
 1986 Violets Are Blue... (writer: "One Day")
 1986 Doctor Duck's Super Secret All-Purpose Sauce (Video) (music: "La Vie Dansante") / (writer: "La Vie Dansante")
 1985 Summer Rental (writer: "Turning Around")
 1985 Insignificance (lyrics: "When Your Heart Runs Out of Time", "Wild Hearts", "Life Goes On") / (music: "When Your Heart Runs Out of Time", "Wild Hearts") / (performer: "When Your Heart Runs Out of Time")
 1985 The Slugger's Wife (writer: "RAGTOP DAY")
 1985 The Two Ronnies (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #11.1 (1985) ... (writer: "Up Where We Belong")
 1984 The Buddy System (lyrics: "Here's That Sunny Day")
 1984 Swing Shift (lyrics: "Someone Waits For You")
 1984 Splash (writer: "Love Came For Me")
 1984 Fame (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Fame Looks at Music '83 (1984) ... ("Up Where We Belong", uncredited)
 1983 All the Right Moves (lyrics: "Blue Skies Forever")
 1983 The 55th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) (writer: "Up Where We Belong")
 1983 Austin City Limits (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Roy Orbison (1983) ... (writer: "Running Scared")
 1982 An Officer and a Gentleman ("Up Where We Belong" (1982))
 1982 Some Kind of Hero (lyrics: "Some Kind of Hero")
 1981 Sharky's Machine (writer: "Street Life")
 1981 The 53rd Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) (writer: "People Alone")
 1981 Sanford (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Love Is Blind (1981) ... (writer: "I'll Never Love This Way Again")
 1980 The Competition (lyrics: "Love Theme - The Competition (People Alone)")
 1980 Roller Revolution (TV Movie) (writer: "Street Life")
 1979 Portrait of a Hitman (lyrics: "Everybody Knows the Game")
 1979 Hot Stuff (lyrics: "Keep It Loose")
 1978 Casey's Shadow (lyrics: "JUST LET ME GO TILL I'M GONE")
 1978 The Jim Nabors Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.11 (1978) ... (writer: "Somewhere in the Night")
 1977 The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 28 December 1977 (1977) ... (writer: "Somewhere in the Night")
 1976 Mother, Jugs & Speed (lyrics: "No Love Today")
  In My Life... Zsa Zsa Live (Video documentary) (writer: "Celine Dion Medley")
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