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Bob Merrill (1921–1998)

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Known For

American Beauty
American Beauty Soundtrack
(1999)
Good Will Hunting
Good Will Hunting Soundtrack
(1997)
Walk the Line
Walk the Line Soundtrack
(2005)
The Iron Giant
The Iron Giant Soundtrack
(1999)

Filmography

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 2016 Who's Doing the Dishes? (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Paul Burrell (2016) ... (writer: "If I Knew You Were Comin' I'd've Baked a Cake" - uncredited)
- James and Ola Jordan (2016) ... (writer: "Mambo Italiano" - uncredited)
 2016 Bridget Jones's Baby (writer: "Mambo Italiano")
  The Simpsons (TV Series) (1 episode, 1996) (lyrics - 1 episode, 2016) (writer - 1 episode, 2005)
- How Lisa Got Her Marge Back (2016) ... (lyrics: "Don't Rain on My Parade" - uncredited)
- The Italian Bob (2005) ... (writer: "Mambo Italiano" - uncredited)
- The Homer They Fall (1996) ... ("People", uncredited)
 2016 The Mavericks (TV Mini-Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Snooker Mavericks (2016) ... (writer: "If I Knew You Were Comin' I'd've Baked a Cake" - uncredited)
 2015 The Voice (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- The Blind Auditions, Part 4 (2015) ... (lyrics: "Don't Rain on My Parade")
 2015 Spise med Price (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Sjælland (2015) ... (writer: "Vovsen i vinduet" - uncredited)
 2015 Britain's Got More Talent (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #9.2 (2015) ... (writer: "Mambo Italiano" - uncredited)
 2014 Strictly Come Dancing (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Week 3: Movie Special (2014) ... (writer: "Don't Rain My Parade" - uncredited)
  Glee (TV Series) (lyrics - 7 episodes, 2009 - 2014) (writer - 2 episodes, 2014)
- Opening Night (2014) ... (writer: "I'm the Greatest Star", "Who Are You Now" - uncredited)
- New New York (2014) ... (writer: "People" - uncredited)
- Frenemies (2014) ... (lyrics: "Don't Rain on My Parade" - uncredited)
- The End of Twerk (2013) ... (lyrics: "You Are Woman, I am Man" - uncredited)
- Choke (2012) ... (lyrics: "Don't Rain on My Parade" - uncredited)
 2013 WPC 56 (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Memories Are Made of This (2013) ... (writer: "Mambo Italiano" - uncredited)
 2012 Redfern Now (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Pretty Boy Blue (2012) ... (writer: "How Much is that Doggy in the Window?")
 2012 BBC Proms (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Prom 59: John Wilson on Broadway (2012) ... (lyrics: "Don't Rain on My Parade")
 2012 Midnight's Children (writer: "How Much Is That Doggie In The Window")
 2011-2012 Dancing Stars (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Episode #7.8 (2012) ... (writer: "Mambo Italiano")
- Episode #6.8 (2011) ... (writer: "Mambo Italiano")
 2012 Idina Menzel Live: Barefoot at the Symphony (TV Special) (lyrics: "Funny Girl/Don't Rain on My Parade")
  Criminal Minds (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode, 2011) (music - 1 episode, 2011)
- Proof (2011) ... (lyrics: "Mambo Italiano" - uncredited) / (music: "Mambo Italiano" - uncredited)
 2011 Drop Dead Diva (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Change of Heart (2011) ... (writer: "Mambo Italiano")
 2011 Glee: The 3D Concert Movie (Documentary) (writer: "Don't Rain on My Parade")
 2011 Glee Encore (Video) (writer: "Don't Rain On My Parade")
 2010 Kottan ermittelt: Rien ne va plus (writer: "Rostige Flügel")
 2010 Mafia II (Video Game) (lyrics: "MAMBO ITALIANO") / (music: "MAMBO ITALIANO") / (writer: "CHOW MEIN" - as Merrill)
 2010 The 64th Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) (lyrics: "Don't Rain on My Parade")
 2010 BioShock 2 (Video Game) (writer: "How Much Is that Doggie In The Window?")
 2009 Nowhere Boy (writer: "If I Knew You Were Comin' I'd've Baked a Cake")
 2008 That's Amore!: Italian-American Favorites (TV Movie) (writer: "Mambo Italiano" - uncredited)
 2008 College Road Trip (writer: "People")
 2008 The Sweet Lady with the Nasty Voice (Documentary) (writer: " (How Much Is) That Doggie In The Window?")
 2007 The 59th Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) (music: "You Can Find It on TV")
 2006 Weltberühmt in Österreich - 50 Jahre Austropop (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Zwischen Kommerz und Anspruch - Die Zukunft des Austropop (2006) ... (writer: "Rostige Flügel")
 2006 Le héros de la famille (writer: "Ma p'tite folie" ("My Truly, Truly Fair"))
  Family Guy (TV Series) (lyrics - 2 episodes, 1999 - 2005) (music - 1 episode, 2005)
- PTV (2005) ... (lyrics: "The Freakin' FCC") / (music: "The Freakin' FCC")
- Mind Over Murder (1999) ... (lyrics: "Don't Rain on My Parade" - uncredited)
 2005 Walk the Line (writer: "She Wears Red Feathers")
 2005 American Masters (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- No Direction Home: Bob Dylan (2005) ... (writer: "How Much Is That Doggie In The Window")
 2005 Breakfast on Pluto (writer: "How Much Is That Doggy in the Window" (1952))
 2005 Murder in Suburbia (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Dogs (2005) ... (writer: "How Much Is That Doggie In the Window" - uncredited)
 2005 Searching for Bobby D (writer: "Mambo Italiano")
 2004-2005 American Idol (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
- American Idol's Top 9 Perform (2005) ... (writer: "People")
- Only 3 Idols Remain (2004) ... (writer: "Don't Rain on My Parade")
- 5 Idols Sing (2004) ... (writer: "Don't Rain on My Parade")
 2004 Dean Martin: Encore (Video) (writer: "Mambo Italiano" - uncredited)
 2004 School for Seduction (lyrics: "Mambo Italiano") / (music: "Mambo Italiano")
 2004 Connie and Carla (writer: "Don't Rain on My Parade")
 2004 Dean Martin: The One and Only (Video documentary) (writer: "Mambo Italiano" - uncredited)
 2003 The Cat in the Hat (writer: "Doggie In The Window (How Much Is That)")
 2003 Gay Hollywood (TV Movie documentary) (lyrics: "Don't Rain on My Parade")
 2003 The Singing Detective (writer: "How Much Is That Doggie In The Window")
 2003 Lea Salonga Live (Video documentary) (writer: "Streisand Medley")
 2002 Martine (TV Movie) (writer: "Don't Rain on My Parade")
 2002 The 56th Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) (lyrics: "Don't Rain on My Parade")
 2002 Operación triunfo (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.13 (2002) ... (lyrics: "People")
 2001/I Iris (writer: "How Much is that Doggie in the Window")
 2001 Gilmore Girls (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Sadie, Sadie (2001) ... (lyrics: "Sadie, Sadie" - uncredited)
 2001 Bring It On (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Cowboys (2001) ... (writer: "Honeycomb" - uncredited)
 2001 The Martins (writer: "How Much Is That Doggie In the Window?")
 2000 The Crew (writer: "Mambo Italiano")
 2000 Top of the Pops (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 19 May 2000 (2000) ... (writer: "Mambo Italiano")
 2000 Stars in Their Eyes (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #11.10 (2000) ... (writer: "Don't Rain on My Parade")
 1999 Great Performances (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- My Favorite Broadway: The Leading Ladies (1999) ... (lyrics: "The Beauty That Drives Men Mad")
 1999 American Beauty (writer: "Don't Rain On My Parade")
 1999 Mickey Blue Eyes (writer: "Mambo Italiano")
 1999 The Iron Giant (writer: "Honeycomb")
 1998 Caroline in the City (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Caroline and the Little White Lies (1998) ... (writer: "Don't Rain on My Parade" - uncredited)
 1998 Monella (writer: "Mambo Italiano")
 1997 Good Will Hunting (writer: "People")
 1997 Dogtown (writer: "Neon Rain", "We Want the Same Things Out of Life", "Is That Me That You See?")
 1997 In & Out (writer: "People")
 1997 George of the Jungle (writer: "Don't Rain On My Parade" - uncredited)
 1996 Unhook the Stars (writer: "How Much is That Doggie in the Window")
 1996 Big Night (writer: "Mambo Italiano")
 1995 Freakazoid! (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Chip: Part 2/Freakazoid Is History (1995) ... (writer: "People" - uncredited)
 1995 Golden Anniversary (TV Movie documentary) (lyrics: "Mambo Italiano") / (music: "Mambo Italiano")
 1995 The Beatles Anthology (TV Mini-Series documentary) (writer: "How Much Is That Doggie in the Window?")
 1995 Cracker (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Brotherly Love: Part 2 (1995) ... (writer: "How Much Is That Doggie In the Window")
- Brotherly Love: Part 1 (1995) ... (writer: "How Much Is That Doggie In the Window")
 1995 Seinfeld (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Engagement (1995) ... (writer: "(How Much Is) That Doggie in the Window?" - uncredited)
 1995 Barbra: The Concert (TV Special documentary) (lyrics: "People" (1964), "Don't Rain on My Parade" (1964) - uncredited)
 1994 A Man of No Importance (writer: "Mambo Italiano")
 1994 Heavenly Creatures (writer: "How Much Is That Doggie in the Window" - as Merrill)
 1994 Duckman: Private Dick/Family Man (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Cellar Beware (1994) ... (lyrics: "I've Written a Letter to Daddy" - uncredited)
 1993 Mrs. Doubtfire (writer: "Don't Rain on My Parade" - uncredited)
 1993 The Wrong Trousers (Short) (writer: "How Much is that Doggie in the Window")
 1992 Mystery Science Theater 3000 (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Killer Shrews (1992) ... (writer: " (How Much Is) That Doggie in the Window?" - uncredited)
 1991 Keeping Up Appearances (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Singing for Emmet (1991) ... (lyrics: "People" - uncredited)
 1991 The Wonder Years (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Buster (1991) ... (writer: "(How Much Is) That Doggie in the Window?" - uncredited)
 1990 Mermaids (writer: "Mambo Italiano")
 1990 Hotdog (writer: "(How Much Is) That Doggie in the Window?")
 1990 Coupe de Ville (writer: " (How Much Is That) Doggie In The Window")
 1989 The Fabulous Baker Boys (writer: "People")
 1989 Scandal (writer: "She Wears Red Feathers" - uncredited)
 1989 Peacemaker (Short) (writer: "Honeycomb")
 1988 Married to the Mob (writer: "Mambo Italiano")
 1988 Lady in White (" (HOW MUCH IS THAT) DOGGIE IN THE WINDOW")
 1988 Sharon, Lois & Bram's Elephant Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Award Show (1988) ... (writer: "How Much Is That Doggie In the Window?")
 1987 Housekeeping (writer: "SPARROW IN THE TREETOP")
 1986 One Voice (TV Special documentary) (lyrics: "People")
 1986 Mr. Belvedere (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Valentine's Day (1986) ... (" (How Much Is) That Doggie In The Window?")
 1985 Miranda (writer: "MAMBO ITALIANO")
 1985 The 39th Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) (lyrics: "People")
 1985 Dance with a Stranger (writer: "She Wears Red Feathers", "How Much Is That Doggie in the Window?" - uncredited)
 1984 The Love Boat Fall Preview Special (TV Movie) (writer: "Don't Rain On My Parade")
 1982 Only Fools and Horses.... (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- A Touch of Glass (1982) ... (writer: "How Much Is That Doggie In the Window")
 1982 The 36th Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) (writer: "Love Makes the World Go 'Round")
 1981 Numéro 1 (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Omar Sharif (1981) ... (lyrics: "You Are Woman, I Am Man")
 1980 Wicked Schoolgirls (writer: " (How Much is) That Doggie in the Window?" - uncredited)
 1978 Good Old Days Part II (TV Special) (writer: "A Sweet Old Fashioned Girl")
  M*A*S*H (TV Series) (music - 1 episode, 1978) (writer - 1 episode, 1972)
- Your Hit Parade (1978) ... (music: "If I Knew You Were Comin' I'd've Baked a Cake")
- Henry, Please Come Home (1972) ... (writer: "If I Knew You Were Comin' I'd've Baked a Cake" - uncredited)
 1977 The 31st Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) (lyrics: "Don't Rain On My Parade")
 1975 SOS: Screw on the Screen (writer: " (How Much Is) That Doggie in the Window?" - uncredited)
 1975 The Ernie Sigley Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 22 April 1975 (1975) ... (writer: "People")
 1975 The Graham Kennedy Show (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Episode dated 21 April 1975 (1975) ... (writer: "Let Me Entertain You")
- Episode dated 19 March 1975 (1975) ... (writer: "People")
 1973 B.C.: The First Thanksgiving (TV Special short) (lyrics: "People" - uncredited)
 1973 Barend is weer bezig! (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Barend in België (1973) ... ("People", "Mensen" (People))
 1973 The Benny Hill Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Dalton Abbott Railway Choir (1973) ... (writer: "Baby Lover")
 1972 A Revolta dos Anjos (TV Series) (writer: "People")
 1972 Pink Flamingos (writer: "(How Much Is) That Doggie In the Window")
 1971 The Sonny and Cher Comedy Hour (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #2.1 (1971) ... (performer: "At The Opera: All In The Familiars")
 1969 Hello, Dolly! (writer: "Elegance" (1964) - uncredited)
  The Ed Sullivan Show (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode, 1969) (writer - 1 episode, 1961)
- Episode #23.1 (1969) ... (lyrics: "People" - uncredited)
- Episode #14.27 (1961) ... (writer: "Yes, My Heart", "Her Face")
 1969 Do Not Adjust Your Set (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #2.13 (1969) ... (writer: "How Much Is That Doggie in the Window?")
 1969 The 41st Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) (writer: "Funny Girl")
 1968 Francis Albert Sinatra Does His Thing (TV Movie) (lyrics: "The Music That Makes Me Dance" - uncredited)
 1968 Funny Girl (lyrics: "I'm The Greatest Star" (uncredited), "If A Girl Isn't Pretty" (uncredited), "Rollerskate Rag" (uncredited), "His Love Makes Me Beautiful" (uncredited), "People" (uncredited), "You Are Woman, I Am Man" (uncredited), "Don't Rain On My Parade" (uncredited), "Sadie, Sadie" (uncredited), "The Swan" (uncredited), "Funny Girl" (uncredited), "People (Reprise)")
 1967 Bobby Darin in London (TV Movie) (writer: "Don't Rain on My Parade")
 1967 Center Stage (TV Mini-Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Barbara McNair and Duke Ellington Special (1967) ... (writer: "Don't Rain On My Parade")
 1966 Die Rudi Carrell Show (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Dachboden (1966) ... (lyrics: "People" - uncredited)
 1965 The Dangerous Christmas of Red Riding Hood (TV Movie) (writer: "We Wish the World a Happy Yule/Main Titles", "My Red Riding Hood", "Snubbed", "Woodsman's Serenade/Granny's Gulch", "Along the Way", "I'm Naive", "I'm Naive (reprise)", "We're Gonna Howl Tonight", "Ding-A-Ling, Ding-A-Ling", "Granny", "Along the Way (reprise)", "We Wish the World a Happy Yule", "My Red Riding Hood/End Titles")
 1965 Shindig! (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.37 (1965) ... (writer: "Honeycomb")
 1964 The Entertainers (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 11 December 1964 (1964) ... (writer: "Flings")
 1962 Mister Magoo's Christmas Carol (TV Movie) (lyrics: "Ringle, Ringle", "The Lord's Bright Blessing", "We're Despicable (Plunderer's March)", "Winter Was Warm", "It's Great to Be Back on Broadway", "Alone in the World")
 1962 What Ever Happened to Baby Jane? (lyrics: "I've Written a Letter to Daddy")
 1962 The Wonderful World of the Brothers Grimm (lyrics: "Dancing Princess", "Ah-Oom", "Christmas Land", "Dee-Are-A-Gee-O-En" (Dragon)) / (music: "Dancing Princess", "Ah-Oom", "Christmas Land", "Dee-Are-A-Gee-O-En" (Dragon), "The Singing Bone")
 1961 Yves Montand on Broadway (TV Movie) (writer: "Take Me Along" - uncredited)
 1961 Perry Como's Kraft Music Hall (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #13.29 (1961) ... (writer: "Love Makes the World Go 'Round" - uncredited)
 1958-1960 The Tennessee Ernie Ford Show (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
- Jimmie Rodgers (1960) ... (writer: "Honeycomb" - uncredited)
- Roberta Sherwood (1958) ... (writer: "You Don't Have to Be a Baby to Cry")
- Edward Everett Horton (1958) ... (writer: "You Don't Have to Be a Baby to Cry" - uncredited)
 1960 The Fabulous Fifties (Documentary) (writer: "Sid, Ol' Kid")
 1957 The Adventures of Ozzie & Harriet (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Ricky's Big Night (1957) ... (writer: "Honeycomb")
 1956 The Rosemary Clooney Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.3 (1956) ... (writer: "A Little Girl At Heart" - uncredited)
 1955 You Bet Your Life (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #6.12 (1955) ... (writer: "(How Much Is) That Doggie In The Window?")
 1953 Resan till dej (music: "BARRELS 'N BARRELS OF ROSES / JAG GER ROSOR")
 1953 Those Redheads from Seattle ("Chick-a-Boom")
 1953 Your Hit Parade (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 2 May 1953 (1953) ... (writer: " (How Much Is) That Doggie in the Window")
 1953 All Star Revue (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #3.24 (1953) ... (writer: "(How Much Is) That Doggie In The Window?" - uncredited)
 1941 Too Many Blondes (writer: "Chick-a-Boom" - uncredited)
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Personal Details

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He was lyricist for the musical, "Funny Girl," at the Ogunquit Playhouse in Ogunquit, Maine with Linda Gerard in the cast. Jule Styne was composer. Isobel Lennart wrote the book. See more »
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He was awarded the American National Medal of the Arts in 1993 by the National Endowment of the Arts in Washington D.C. See more »

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