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Carl Perkins (I) (1932–1998)

Carl Perkins was born on April 9, 1932 in Tiptonville, Tennessee, USA as Carl Lee Perkins. He was married to Valda Crider. He died on January 19, 1998 in Jackson, Tennessee. See full bio »

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 2014 Perfect Sisters (writer: "Honey Don't")
 2014 Dancing with the Stars (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Most Memorable Year (2014) ... (writer: "Blue Suede Shoes")
 2013 Mulatschag (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Brix by Brix (2013) ... (writer: "Blue Suede Shoes" - uncredited)
  Vegas (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2012) (writer - 1 episode, 2012)
- Exposure (2012) ... (performer: "Blue Suede Shoes") / (writer: "Blue Suede Shoes")
 2012 Rage (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Lanie Lane Guest Programs Rage (2012) ... (writer: "Blue Suede Shoes")
 2012 Dancing with the Stars (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #12.3 (2012) ... (writer: "Blue Suede Shoes" - uncredited)
 2012 Battleship (writer: "Blue Suede Shoes" - as Carl Lee Perkins)
 2011 So You Think You Can Dance Canada (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Top 20 Performance (2011) ... (writer: "Blue Suede Shoes")
 2011 Hollywood to Dollywood (Documentary) (writer: "Family")
 2011 So You Think You Can Dance (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Las Vegas Callbacks (2011) ... (writer: "Blue Suede Shoes")
 2011 The Bachelor (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #15.5 (2011) ... (writer: "Blue Suede Shoes" - uncredited)
 2011 The Roaring 20s: Mick Jagger's Glory Years (Video documentary) (writer: "Blue Suede Shoes")
 2010 Rock-Suomi (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Amerikan ääni (2010) ... (writer: "Blue Suede Shoes")
 2010 The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #19.32 (2010) ... (writer: "Champaign, Illinois")
 2010 The 64th Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) (writer: "Blue Suede Shoes")
 2010 Formula 1: BBC Sport (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Monaco Grand Prix: Qualifying (2010) ... (writer: "Blue Suede Shoes" - uncredited)
 2010 American Idol (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Top Nine Performance, Part 2 (2010) ... (writer: "Blue Suede Shoes")
 2009 Por Toda Minha Vida (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Raul Seixas (2009) ... (writer: "Blue Suede Shoes")
 2009 The Queens of Country (Video) (writer: "So Wrong")
 2008 The Sweet Lady with the Nasty Voice (Documentary) (performer: "Poor Boy Blues") / (writer: "Rock-A-Billy Fever", "Poor Boy Blues")
 2008 Strange Wilderness (performer: "Go Cat Go") / (writer: "Go Cat Go")
 2007 Elvis: #1 Hit Performances (Video) (writer: "Blue Suede Shoes")
 2007 California Dreamin' (writer: "Blue Suede Shoes")
 2007 Esti showder (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #9.15 (2007) ... (writer: "Blue Suede Shoes")
 2007 Elvis - Up Close and Personal (Video documentary) (writer: "Blue Suede Shoes")
 2007 Jukebox Rock 'n' Roll Vol. 1 (Video) (writer: "Blue Suede Shoes")
 2006 Elvis Presley: Love Me Tender (Video) (writer: "Blue Suede Shoes")
 2006 Today's Country Music (Video) (performer: "Matchbox") / (writer: "Matchbox")
 2006 Elvis: Broadcasting Live (Video) (writer: "Blue Suede Shoes")
 2006 Kupetzky (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Die Blue-Moon-Boys (2006) ... (writer: "Blue Suede Shoes" - uncredited)
 2005 A Tribute to the King (Video documentary) (writer: "Blue Suede Shoes")
 2005 Six Feet Under (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Time Flies (2005) ... (writer: "Daddy Sang Bass")
 2005 Elvis by the Presleys (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "Blue Suede Shoes")
 2005 Madman Muntz: American Maverick (Documentary) (lyrics: "Blue Suede Shoes") / (music: "Blue Suede Shoes")
 2005 Watzmann Live (Video) (music: "G'nagelte Schuach")
 2004 I apolyti stigmi (Short) (writer: "Blue Suede Shoes")
 2003 Smallville (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Relic (2003) ... (writer: "Matchbox" - uncredited)
 2003 The Big Empty (writer: "GO CAT GO")
 2003 The Milton Berle Show: The Lost Elvis (Video) (writer: "Blue Suede Shoes")
 2002 The Definitive Elvis: Elvis and Priscilla (Video documentary) (writer: "Blue Suede Shoes")
 2002 The Definitive Elvis: The Hollywood Years - Part I: 1956-1961 (Video documentary) (writer: "Blue Suede Shoes")
 2002 Elvis Presley: His Early Performances (Video documentary) (writer: "Blue Suede Shoes")
  American Masters (TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode, 2001) (writer - 1 episode, 2001)
- Good Rockin' Tonight: The Legacy of Sun Records (2001) ... (performer: "Turn Around", "Forever Yours", "Honey Don't", "Blue Suede Shoes") / (writer: "Turn Around", "Forever Yours", "Honey Don't", "Blue Suede Shoes")
 2001 TV total (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 7 May 2001 (2001) ... (writer: "Blue Suede Shoes")
 2001 Classic Albums: Elvis Presley (Video documentary) (writer: "Blue Suede Shoes")
 2000 Hollywood Rocks the Movies: The Early Years (1955-1970) (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "Blue Suede Shoes")
 1999 Black Sabbath: The Best of MusikLaden Live (Video short) (writer: "Blue Suede Shoes")
 1999 Man on the Moon (writer: "Blue Suede Shoes" (1956) - as Carl Lee Perkins)
 1999 Liberty Heights (performer: "Honey Don't") / (writer: "Honey Don't")
 1998 Finding Graceland (performer: "Restless") / (writer: "Restless")
 1998 The Round Tower (TV Series) (performer: "Blue Suede Shoes" - uncredited) / (writer: "Blue Suede Shoes" - uncredited)
 1998 Tohuwabohu (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Blasts from the Past (1998) ... (writer: "Blue Suede Shoes" - uncredited)
 1996 The Last of the High Kings (writer: "Blue Suede shoes")
 1996 De Zeemeerman (writer: "Blue Suede Shoes")
 1995 The Beatles Anthology (TV Mini-Series documentary) (writer: "Everbody's Trying to Be My Baby")
 1995 Naomi & Wynonna: Love Can Build a Bridge (TV Movie) ("LET ME TELL YOU ABOUT LOVE")
 1994 Mystery Science Theater 3000 (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Violent Years (1994) ... (writer: "Blue Suede Shoes")
 1994 Florida Lady (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Honeymoon nach Fahrplan (1994) ... (performer: "Pink Cadillac")
 1993 The Beverly Hillbillies (writer: "HONEY DON'T")
  Lipstick on Your Collar (TV Mini-Series) (performer - 1 episode, 1993) (writer - 1 episode, 1993)
- Episode #1.3 (1993) ... (performer: "Blue Suede Shoes") / (writer: "Blue Suede Shoes")
 1992 Marienhof (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Kabale und Liebe (1992) ... (writer: "Blue Suede Shoes" - uncredited)
 1992 Après l'amour (writer: "Blue Suede Shoes")
 1992 Der Watzmann ruft (TV Movie) (music: "G'nagelte Schuach")
 1992 Memphis (TV Movie) (performer: "BOPPIN' THE BLUES") / (writer: "BOPPIN' THE BLUES")
 1991 The Prince of Tides (performer: "Honey Don't") / (writer: "Honey Don't")
 1991 The Oprah Winfrey Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 30 May 1991 (1991) ... (writer: "Silver and Gold")
 1990 Night Court (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Talk Show (1990) ... (writer: "Blue Suede Shoes" - uncredited)
 1990 Elvis: The Great Performances - Center Stage, Volume One (Video) (writer: "Blue Suede Shoes")
 1989 Heart of Dixie (writer: "Blue Suede Shoes" - as Carl Lee Perkins)
 1989 Great Balls of Fire! (performer: "Honey Don't") / (writer: "Honey Don't")
 1989 Pink Cadillac (writer: "Blue Suede Shoes" - as Carl Lee Perkins)
 1989 New York Stories (writer: "Blue Suede Shoes" - as Carl Lee Perkins)
 1988 Salsa (writer: "Blue Suede Shoes")
 1988 Tokyo Pop (writer: "Blue Suede Shoes")
 1988 Webster (TV Series) (1 episode)
- The Cuckoo's Nest (1988) ... ("Blue Suede Shoes")
 1987 Dudes (performer: "Blue Suede Shoes") / (writer: "Blue Suede Shoes")
 1987 The Pick-up Artist (writer: "Blue Suede Shoes")
 1987 Rock Odyssey (writer: "Blue Suede Shoes")
 1987 Elvis '56 (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "Blue Suede Shoes")
 1986 Macken (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- Del 6 (1986) ... (music: "Raggarkungen" - as Perkins)
 1985 Porky's 3: Revenge (performer: "Blue Suede Shoes") / (writer: "Blue Suede Shoes")
 1985 Heaven Help Us (writer: "Blue Suede Shoes")
 1983 De weg (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- We zijn nog jong (1983) ... (writer: "Blue Suede Shoes" - uncredited)
 1982 Diner (performer: "Honey Don't") / (writer: "Honey Don't")
 1981 This Is Elvis (as Carl Lee Perkins, "Blue Suede Shoes")
 1981 American Pop (writer: "Blue Suede Shoes")
 1980 Keiner hat das Pferd geküsst (writer: "Blue Suede Shoes")
 1977 The Story of Elvis Presley (Documentary) (writer: "Blue Suede Shoes")
 1977 Saturday Night Live (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Ralph Nader/George Benson (1977) ... (writer: "Blue Suede Shoes")
 1974 Iltatähti (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 27 December 1974 (1974) ... (writer: "Blue Suede Shoes")
 1973 Elvis: Aloha from Hawaii (TV Special documentary) (writer: "Blue Suede Shoes")
 1973 Elvis: Aloha from Hawaii - Rehearsal Concert (TV Movie) (writer: "Blue Suede Shoes")
 1971 Johnny Cash i København (TV Special documentary) (performer: "A Boy Named Sue", "Sunday Morning Coming Down", "Because You're Mine", "Blue Suede Shoes", "Matchbox", "Me And Bobby McGee", "Guess Things Happen That Way", "Folsom Prison Blues", "Darlin' Companion", "If I Were A Carpenter", "Help Me Make It Through The Night", "Man In Black", "A Song To Mama" (presented as "Dear Mama"), "No Need To Worry", "Rock Of Ages", "Children Go Where I Send Thee") / (writer: "Because You're Mine", "Blue Suede Shoes", "Matchbox")
  The Johnny Cash Show (TV Series) (performer - 10 episodes, 1969 - 1971) (writer - 6 episodes, 1969 - 1971)
- History of Country Music: Part 2 (1971) ... (performer: "The Old Account")
- The History of Country Music: Part 1 (1971) ... (performer: "Blue Suede Shoes") / (writer: "Blue Suede Shoes")
- Episode #2.14 (1971) ... (performer: "Matchbox") / (writer: "Matchbox")
- Episode #2.12 (1970) ... (performer: "Old Time Religion")
- Episode #2.11 (1970) ... (performer: "Daddy Sang Bass") / (writer: "Daddy Sang Bass")
 1970 Elvis: That's the Way It Is (Documentary) (writer: "Blue Suede Shoes")
 1970 Little Fauss and Big Halsy (performer: "True Love Is Greater than Friendship") / (writer: "Ballad of Little Fauss and Big Halsy", "True Love Is Greater than Friendship", "706 Union Avenue")
 1968 Elvis (TV Movie) (writer: "Blue Suede Shoes")
 1966 Top of the Pops (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 14 July 1966 (1966) ... (writer: "Mama" - uncredited)
 1965 Shindig! (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Episode #1.34 (1965) ... (writer: "Blue Suede Shoes")
- Episode #1.25 (1965) ... (writer: "Blue Suede Shoes" (excerpt) - uncredited)
 1960 G.I. Blues (writer: "Blue Suede Shoes")
 1957-1958 The Adventures of Ozzie & Harriet (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
- Old Band Pavilion (1958) ... (writer: "Your True Love" - uncredited)
- Who Is Betty? (1958) ... (writer: "Boppin The Blues" - uncredited)
- Ricky's Big Night (1957) ... (writer: "Boppin' The Blues")
 1958 Ranch Party (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.32 (1958) ... (performer: "That's Right")
 1957 Jamboree! (performer: "I'm Glad All Over")
 1957 Date with the Angels (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Star Struck (1957) ... (writer: "Blue Suede Shoes" - uncredited)
 1957 The Gisele MacKenzie Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.2 (1957) ... (writer: "Blue Suede Shoes" - uncredited)
 1956 Texaco Star Theatre (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #8.10 (1956) ... (writer: "Blue Suede Shoes")
 1956 Stage Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 11 February 1956 (1956) ... (writer: "Blue Suede Shoes")
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Other Works:

Album: Go Cat Go!/Dinosaur Entertainment (BMG) 76401-84508-4; c. 1996. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Portrayal | 1 Pictorial | See more »

Height:

6' 1" (1.85 m)
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Personal Quote:

If it helped you get your music off the ground, I'm glad you done it. See more »

Trivia:

Inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. See more »

Nickname:

The King of Rockabilly

Star Sign:

Aries

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