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Roger McGuinn


Roger McGuinn was born on July 13, 1942 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as James Joseph McGuinn III. He has been married to Spaul, Camilla since April 1, 1978. He was previously married to Linda Gilbert, DeLeon, Ianthe Dolores and Bedrick, Susan. See full bio »

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 2015/I Guitar Man (Documentary) (writer: "So You Want to be a Rock 'n Roll Star")
  The Marty Stuart Show (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes, 2012 - 2014) (writer - 1 episode, 2012)
- Roger McGuinn (2014) ... (performer: "My Back Pages", "You Ain't Goin' Nowhere", "I'll Feel A Whole Lot Better" - uncredited)
- Jeff and Sheri Easter (2012) ... (writer: "Mr. Spaceman" - as Jim McGuinn, uncredited)
- Roger McGuinn (2012) ... (performer: "Old Blue", "Pretty Boy Floyd", "Turn, Turn, Turn" - uncredited)
 2013 The Byrd Who Flew Alone: The Triumphs and Tragedy of Gene Clark (Documentary) (performer: "Backstage Pass", "Don't You Write Her Off") / (writer: "Eight Miles High", "Don't You Write Her Off")
 2012 Bank Roll (writer: "Captain Soul" - as Jim McGuinn)
 2012 No me la puc treure del cap (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Cançons de viatge (2012) ... (writer: "Ballad of Easy Rider")
 2012 Something from Nothing: The Art of Rap (Documentary) (writer: "Gorgeous")
 2011 Acoustic at the BBC (TV Movie) (performer: "Eight Miles High") / (writer: "Eight Miles High")
 2011 When Rock Goes Acoustic (TV Movie documentary) (performer: "Heartbreak Hotel", "Mr Tambourine Man" - uncredited)
 2010/I Runaway (Short) (writer: "Gorgeous" - uncredited)
 2003 Our Country (Documentary short) (performer: "Turn, Turn, Turn (To Everything There is a Season)")
 2002 American Soundtrack: This Land Is Your Land (TV Movie) (performer: "Mr. Tambourine Man", "Turn, Turn, Turn", "Eight Miles High") / (writer: "Eight Miles High" - as Jim McGuinn)
 1998 From the Earth to the Moon (TV Mini-Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- The Original Wives Club (1998) ... (writer: "Eight Miles High")
- Le voyage dans la lune (1998) ... (writer: "Eight Miles High")
 1997 Daria (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Road Worrier (1997) ... (writer: "You Showed Me")
 1997 Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery (writer: "You Showed Me")
 1996 The Beatles Anthology (TV Mini-Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- June '67 to July '68 (1996) ... (writer: "Eight Miles High")
 1995 Beverly Hills, 90210 (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Unreal World (1995) ... (writer: "Eight Miles High" - uncredited)
 1994 100 Years at the Movies (TV Short documentary) (writer: "Ballad of Easy Rider")
 1991 The Turtles: Happy Together (Video) (writer: "You Showed Me" - as Jim McGuinn)
 1990 The Wonder Years (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Rock 'n Roll (1990) ... (writer: "So You Want To Be a Rock'n Roll Star" - as Jim McGuinn, uncredited)
 1989 Steven Banks: Home Entertainment Center (TV Movie) (writer: "So You Want To Be a Rock 'n' Roll Star" - as Jim McGuinn)
 1982 Purple Haze (writer: "So You Want to Be a Rock 'N' Roll Star", "Eight Miles High" - as Jim McGuinn)
 1978 Ohne Maulkorb (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- 20 Stunden mit Patti Smith (1978) ... (writer: "So You Want to Be a Rock 'n' Roll Star")
 1978 Renaldo and Clara (performer: "Knockin' on Heaven's Door")
 1977 Assault in Paradise (performer: "Victor's Theme: 'Shoot Him'") / (producer: "Victor's Theme: 'Shoot Him'") / (writer: "Victor's Theme: 'Shoot Him'")
 1972 Norm's Dilemma (writer: "Child of the Universe" - uncredited)
 1969 Easy Rider (performer: "It's Alright Ma (I'm Only Bleeding)", "Ballad of Easy Rider") / (writer: "Ballad of Easy Rider")
 1968 Candy (writer: "Child of the Universe")
 1967 The Emperor (Documentary short) (writer: "Why" - as Jim McGuinn, uncredited)
 1967 Don't Make Waves (writer: "Don't Make Waves")
 1966 Hollywood a Go Go (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.59 (1966) ... (writer: "It Won't Be Wrong" - as Jim McGuinn)
 1965 Shindig! (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.41 (1965) ... (performer: "Long Tall Sally")
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Alternate Names:

The Byrds | James Roger McGuinn

Height:

6' 2" (1.88 m)
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Trivia:

Founding member of sixties folk/rock band The Byrds. See more »

Trademark:

His 12-string Rickenbacker guitar

Star Sign:

Cancer

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