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John Oates (I)


John Oates was born on April 7, 1948 in New York City, New York, USA as John William Oates. He has been married to Aimee since 1995. They have one child. He was previously married to Nancy Hunter. See full bio »
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 2014 Guapas (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- La luz prendida (2014) ... (writer: "Maneater" - uncredited)
  The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2014) (writer - 1 episode, 2014)
- Colin Firth/Chloë Grace Moretz/Nas ft. Q-Tip (2014) ... (performer: "Believe in Me", "Family Man", "Back Stabbers", "Maneater" - uncredited) / (writer: "Believe in Me", "Maneater" - uncredited)
 2013 Hello Ladies (TV Series) (writer - 8 episodes)
- The Drive (2013) ... (writer: "Alone Too Long")
- The Wedding (2013) ... (writer: "Alone Too Long")
- Long Beach (2013) ... (writer: "Alone Too Long")
- Pool Party (2013) ... (writer: "Alone Too Long")
- The Dinner (2013) ... (writer: "Alone Too Long")
 2013 The Secret Life of Walter Mitty (writer: "Maneater")
 2013 Grand Theft Auto V (Video Game) (writer: "Adult Education")
 2009-2013 The Office (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Finale (2013) ... (writer: "Sara Smile" - uncredited)
- Stress Relief (2009) ... (writer: "You Make My Dreams" - uncredited)
 2012-2013 Britain's Got Talent (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Episode #7.3 (2013) ... (writer: "You Make My Dreams" - uncredited)
- Episode #6.7 (2012) ... (writer: "You Make My Dreams" - uncredited)
 2012 The Place Beyond the Pines (performer: "Maneater") / (writer: "Maneater")
  Take Me Out (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2012) (writer - 1 episode, 2012)
- Episode #1.8 (2012) ... (performer: "You Make My Dreams") / (writer: "You Make My Dreams")
 2012 Frontline (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Interrupters (2012) ... (writer: "Sara Smile")
 2009-2011 Glee (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Mash Off (2011) ... (writer: "I Can't Go For That (No Can Do)/You Make My Dreams Come True" - uncredited)
- The Rhodes Not Taken (2009) ... (writer: "You Make My Dreams" - uncredited)
 2011 Dancing with the Stars (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Round Eight (2011) ... (writer: "Maneater")
 2011 Bad Teacher (performer: "Sara Smile") / (writer: "Sara Smile")
 2010/I The Fighter (performer: "Sara Smile") / (writer: "Sara Smile")
 2010 You Again (performer: "Kiss on My List" (1981))
 2010 Knight and Day (performer: "Private Eyes")
  Grey's Anatomy (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode, 2010) (music - 1 episode, 2010)
- The Time Warp (2010) ... (lyrics: "Maneater" - uncredited) / (music: "Maneater" - uncredited)
 2010 Ugly Betty (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Chica and the Man (2010) ... (writer: "Maneater" - uncredited)
 2009 The Cleveland Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- A Brown Thanksgiving (2009) ... (writer: "Maneater" - uncredited)
 2009 Middle Men (writer: "You Make My Dreams")
 2009 (500) Days of Summer (performer: "You Make My Dreams") / (writer: "You Make My Dreams")
 2008 Karaoke Revolution Presents: American Idol Encore 2 (Video Game) (writer: "Maneater")
 2008 Step Brothers (writer: "You Make My Dreams")
 2008 The Promotion (writer: "Maneater")
  The Real Hustle (TV Series documentary) (lyrics - 1 episode, 2008) (music - 1 episode, 2008)
- Episode #5.1 (2008) ... (lyrics: "Maneater" - uncredited) / (music: "Maneater" - uncredited)
 2008 Nip/Tuck (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Lulu Grandiron (2008) ... (writer: "Maneater")
 2007 Midnight Heat (writer: "Private Eyes")
 2007 Chuck (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Chuck Versus the Alma Mater (2007) ... (writer: "Maneater" - uncredited)
- Chuck Versus the Sizzling Shrimp (2007) ... (writer: "Private Eyes" - uncredited)
  The Singing Bee (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode, 2007) (writer - 1 episode, 2007)
- Episode #1.3 (2007) ... (lyrics: "Maneater") / (writer: "Maneater")
 2007 The Boondocks (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Tom, Sarah and Usher (2007) ... (writer: "Sara Smile")
 2007 Banda sonora (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.2 (2007) ... (writer: "Maneater")
 2006 Will & Grace (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Definition of Marriage (2006) ... (writer: "Maneater" - uncredited)
 2005 Lucy: The Daughter of the Devil (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- He's Not the Messiah, He's a DJ (2005) ... (writer: "Maneater")
 2005 I Love the 80's 3-D (TV Series documentary) (writer: "You Make My Dreams")
 2005 Veronica Mars (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Kanes and Abel's (2005) ... (writer: "Private Eyes" - uncredited)
 2004 Songwriters Hall of Fame (TV Movie) (writer: "Sara Smile")
 2004 Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy (writer: "She's Gone")
 2004 My Date with Drew (Documentary) (writer: "You Make My Dreams" - as John William Oates)
 2002 Figure in the Forest (performer: "I will wait for you") / (producer: "Alaya") / (writer: "Alaya")
 2002 Grand Theft Auto: Vice City (Video Game) (writer: "Out of Touch")
 2002 Boat Trip (writer: "Maneater")
 2002 Door to Door (TV Movie) (performer: "You Make My Dreams") / (writer: "You Make My Dreams")
 2002 Cherish (performer: "Private Eyes", "She's Gone") / (writer: "She's Gone")
 2001 Serendipity (performer: "Sara Smile") / (writer: "Sara Smile")
 2001 Familie und andere Glücksfälle (TV Movie) ("Maneater")
 2000 Lucky Numbers (writer: "You Make My Dreams")
 1999 Runaway Bride ("Maneater") / (performer: "Maneater", "And That's What Hurts")
 1998 The Wedding Singer (writer: "You Make My Dreams")
 1998 Ang maton at ang showgirl (writer: "Out of Touch")
 1997 Dangerous Ground (writer: "Ghetto Smile" - as J. Oates)
 1993 Beavis and Butt-Head (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Sign Here (1993) ... (writer: "Maneater")
 1992 Shake Rattle & Roll IV (performer: "Everytime You Go Away")
 1992 Buddy en Sol (Sine ito) (performer: "You've Lost that Love and Feeling")
 1990 I Love You to Death (writer: "You Make My Dreams")
  The Jim Henson Hour (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode, 1989) (music - 1 episode, 1989)
- Aquatic Life (1989) ... (lyrics: "Maneater") / (music: "Maneater")
 1988 Earth Girls Are Easy (performer: "LOVE TRAIN")
 1986 About Last Night... (performer: " (SHE'S THE) SHAPE OF THINGS TO COME") / (writer: " (SHE'S THE) SHAPE OF THINGS TO COME")
 1985 Better Off Dead... (writer: "She's Gone")
 1982 Soul Train (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #12.6 (1982) ... (writer: "I Can't Go For That (No Can Do)", "Maneater")
 1980 Cheech and Chong's Next Movie (performer: "Rich Girl")
 1977 Outlaw Blues (writer: "Outlaw Blues")
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Personal Details

Other Works:

A member of the "Artists United Against Apartheid" charity project in 1985.

Publicity Listings:

1 Print Biography | 1 Portrayal | 1 Article | See more »

Official Sites:


Alternate Names:

Hall & Oates | Hall and Oates | John & Oates

Height:

5' 5" (1.65 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

[Of his relationship with Nancy Hunter]: I thought she was a Swedish girl and she thought I was an Italian midget. See more »

Trivia:

Was one half of Hall & Oates, arguably the most successful rock duo of all time. See more »

Trademark:

His mustache

Star Sign:

Aries

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