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Anita Pointer

Soul and R&B singer/songwriter Anita Marie Pointer was born on January 28, 1948 in Oakland, California. She's the second eldest member of the extremely popular and successful soul/R&B group The Pointer Sisters. Anita got married at age 17. In 1969 she quit her job as a secretary at a legal office in order to pursue a professional singing career. In... See full bio »

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Known For

National Lampoon's Vacation
(1983)
The Nutty Professor
The Nutty Professor Soundtrack
(1996)
Happy-Go-Lucky
Happy-Go-Lucky Soundtrack
(2008)

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 2015-2017 The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
- Queen Latifah/Kyle Mooney/Portugal. The Man (2017) ... (writer: "I'm So Excited")
- Madonna/Nikolaj Coster-Waldau (2015) ... (writer: "I'm So Excited")
- Vin Diesel/Carl Reiner/Kobe Bryant/Iggy Azalea and Jennifer Hudson (2015) ... (writer: "I'm So Excited" - uncredited)
 2017 Beat Shazam (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.6 (2017) ... (writer: "I'm So Excited")
 2017 Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Return (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Yongary (2017) ... (writer: "I'm So Excited" - uncredited)
 2016 Can't Touch This (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Best of and Unseen (2016) ... (writer: "I'm So Excited" - uncredited)
 2016 Tu cara me suena (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #5.1 (2016) ... (writer: "I'm So Excited")
 2016 Who's Doing the Dishes? (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Diana Moran (2016) ... (writer: "I'm So Excited" - uncredited)
- David Van Day (2016) ... (writer: "I'm So Excited" - uncredited)
 2016 Britain's Got More Talent (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #10.3 (2016) ... (writer: "I'm So Excited" - uncredited)
 2013-2016 Britain's Got Talent (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- 2016: Auditions 2 (2016) ... (writer: "I'm So Excited" - uncredited)
- 2013: Auditions 1 (2013) ... (writer: "I'm So Excited" - uncredited)
 2015 Weird Loners (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- We're Here. We're Weird. Get Used to Us. (2015) ... (writer: "I'm So Excited" - uncredited)
 2015 Glee (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- A Wedding (2015) ... (writer: "I'm So Excited" - uncredited)
 2014 Dancing with the Stars (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Party Night (2014) ... (writer: "I'm So Excited" - uncredited)
 2014 Guapas (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Mala de telenovela (2014) ... (writer: "I'm So Excited" - uncredited)
- Chiquita (2014) ... (writer: "I'm So Excited" - uncredited)
 2014 Grey's Anatomy (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- We Gotta Get Out of This Place (2014) ... (writer: "I'm So Excited" - uncredited)
 2005-2013 Dancing with the Stars (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Most Memorable Year Night (2013) ... (writer: "I'm So Excited")
- Round Six (2005) ... (writer: "I'm So Excited")
 2013 Grand Theft Auto V (Video Game) ("Hood Gone Love It")
 2008-2013 The X Factor (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
- Auditions 3 (2013) ... (writer: "I'm So Excited" - uncredited)
- Episode #5.7 (2008) ... (writer: "I'm So Excited" - uncredited)
- Episode #5.5 (2008) ... (writer: "I'm So Excited" - uncredited)
 2013 Saturday Night Live (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Kristen Wiig/Vampire Weekend (2013) ... (writer: "I'm So Excited")
 2013 I'm So Excited! (writer: "I'm So Excited")
 2013 Todo sobre 'Los amantes pasajeros' (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "I'm So Excited")
 2013 RuPaul's Drag Race (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Can I Get an Amen? (2013) ... (writer: "I'm So Excited")
 2013 RuPaul's Drag Race: Untucked! (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Can I Get an Amen? (2013) ... (writer: "I'm So Excited")
 2013 New Girl (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Pepperwood (2013) ... (writer: "I'm So Excited" - uncredited)
 2012 The X Factor Philippines (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Top 7 Results (2012) ... (writer: "I'm So Excited")
 2012 American Idol (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Top 8 Perform (2012) ... (writer: "I'm So Excited")
 2011 Dancing Stars (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #6.7 (2011) ... (writer: "I'm So Excited")
 2010 Satte Farben vor Schwarz (writer: "I'm So Excited")
 2010 30 for 30 (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Straight Outta L.A. (2010) ... (writer: "I'm So Excited")
 2010 The Big Bang Theory (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Excelsior Acquisition (2010) ... (writer: "I'm So Excited" - uncredited)
 2009 Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen (courtesy: "I'm So Excited") / (writer: "I'm So Excited")
 2005-2008 Deutschland sucht den Superstar (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- 6. Mottoshow - Partyhits & Akustik-Balladen (2008) ... (writer: "I'm So Excited")
- Zweite Top 20 Show (2005) ... (writer: "I'm So Excited")
 2008 Happy-Go-Lucky (writer: "I'm So Excited")
 2006 Idol - Jakten på en superstjerne (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Topp 10 - Disco (2006) ... (writer: "I'm So Excited")
 2005 Idol (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- 80-talet (2005) ... (writer: "I'm So Excited")
 2005 Drake & Josh (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Drake and Josh Inn (2005) ... (writer: "I'm So Excited" - uncredited)
 2004 Idol (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Top 10 - My Idol (2004) ... (writer: "I'm So Excited")
 2003 I Love the '80s Strikes Back (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- 1982 (2003) ... (writer: "I'm So Excited")
 2003 Operación triunfo (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Generación OT (2003) ... (writer: "I'm So Excited")
 2003 Idool 2003 (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Liveshow 2 - Jaren 80 (2003) ... (writer: "I'm So Excited")
 2003 Friends (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The One Where Monica Sings (2003) ... (writer: "I'm So Excited" - uncredited)
 2003 Barend en Van Dorp (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 23 January 2003 (2003) ... (writer: "I'm So Excited" - uncredited)
 2003 The Disco Ball (TV Special) (writer: "I'm So Excited")
 2002 Phoenix Nights (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #2.4 (2002) ... (writer: "I'm So Excited" - uncredited)
 2002 The Rerun Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Saved by the Bell: Jessie's Song/The Jeffersons: Florence in Love (2002) ... (writer: "I'm So Excited" - uncredited)
 2002 24 (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- 9:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m. (2002) ... (writer: "I'm So Excited" - uncredited)
 2001 Backstage Pass (TV Short documentary) (writer: "I'm So Excited" - uncredited)
 2001 Pop Idol (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Auditions 1 (2001) ... (writer: "I'm So Excited" - uncredited)
 2001 Amy's Orgasm (writer: "I'm So Excited")
 2000 Bar Hopping (TV Movie) (courtesy: "Dance With Suzie") / (performer: "Dance With Suzie") / (writer: "Dance With Suzie")
 2000 Angel (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Judgment (2000) ... (writer: "I'm So Excited" - uncredited)
 1999 The Story of Us (writer: "I'm So Excited")
 1999 Follow Your Heart (lyrics: "Don't Look Back") / (performer: "Don't Look Back")
 1996-1998 Tohuwabohu (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Seite 45 (1998) ... (writer: "I'm So Excited" - uncredited)
- That's 34 (1996) ... (writer: "I'm So Excited" - uncredited)
 1996 The Nutty Professor (writer: "I'm So Excited")
 1996 Married with Children (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Turning Japanese (1996) ... (writer: "I'm So Excited")
 1993 Hot Shots! Part Deux (writer: "I'm So Excited")
 1990-1992 Saved by the Bell (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- The Time Capsule (1992) ... (writer: "I'm So Excited" - uncredited)
- Jessie's Song (1990) ... (writer: "I'm So Excited", "I'm So Excited" (uncredited))
 1992 The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 22 May 1992 (1992) ... (writer: "I'm So Excited" (1982) - uncredited)
 1991 Laat maar zitten (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Bloot en spelen (1991) ... (writer: "I'm so Excited (and I just can't hide it)")
 1991 Riff-Raff (writer: "I'm So Excited" - as A. Pointer)
 1989 Doogie Howser, M.D. (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Tonight's the Night (1989) ... (writer: "I'm So Excited" - uncredited)
 1989 The Fabulous Baker Boys (writer: "I'm So Excited")
 1988 Working Girl (writer: "I'm So Excited")
 1986 Playing for Keeps (writer: "I'M SO EXCITED")
 1985 EastEnders (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Anniversary Walk (1985) ... (writer: "I'm So Excited" - uncredited)
 1985 The Fall Guy (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Spring Break (1985) ... (writer: "I'm So Excited" - uncredited)
 1985 We Are The World: The Story Behind The Song (TV Movie documentary) ("We Are the World", uncredited)
 1984 Protocol (writer: "I'm So Excited")
 1984 Knight Rider (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Rotten Apples (1984) ... (writer: "I'm So Excited")
 1984 Miami Vice (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Calderone's Return: Part 1 - The Hit List (1984) ... (writer: "I'm So Excited" - uncredited)
 1983 National Lampoon's Vacation (writer: "I'm So Excited")
 1982 Summer Lovers (writer: "I'm So Excited")
 1980 WKRP in Cincinnati (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Baby (1980) ... (writer: "Could I Be Dreaming")
 1980 The Midnight Special (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #9.9 (1980) ... (writer: "Could I Be Dreaming" - uncredited)
 1978 Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band (performer: "Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band" (Finale))
 1975 Cher (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.5 (1975) ... (writer: "Live Your Life Before You Die" - uncredited)
 1975 The Graham Kennedy Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 5 March 1975 (1975) ... (writer: "Fairytale")
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Personal Details

Other Works:

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Publicity Listings:

1 Interview | See more »

Alternate Names:

The Pointer Sisters
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Did You Know?

Trivia:

Sister of Bonnie Pointer, Ruth Pointer and June Pointer. See more »

Star Sign:

Aquarius

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