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Ruth Pointer

Soul and R&B singer Ruth Pointer was born on March 19, 1946 in Oakland, California. She's the eldest member of the hugely popular and successful soul and R&B group The Pointer Sisters. Ruth began her formal vocal training as director of the junior choir at her priest father Elton Pointer's church The Church of God. Ruth got married right after ... See full bio »
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 2013 Dancing with the Stars (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Most Memorable Year Night (2013) ... (writer: "I'm So Excited")
 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 Britain's Got Talent (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #7.1 (2013) ... (writer: "I'm So Excited" - uncredited)
 2013 I'm So Excited! (writer: "I'm So Excited")
 2013 Todo sobre 'Los amantes pasajeros' (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "I'm So Excited")
 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 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 (writer: "I'm So Excited")
 2008 Happy-Go-Lucky (writer: "I'm So Excited")
 2003 Operación triunfo (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Generación OT (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 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 Movie documentary short) (writer: "I'm So Excited" - uncredited)
 2001 Amy's Orgasm (writer: "I'm So Excited")
 1999 The Story of Us (writer: "I'm So Excited")
 1998 Tohuwabohu (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Seite 45 (1998) ... (writer: "I'm So Excited" - uncredited)
 1996 The Nutty Professor (writer: "I'm So Excited" - as Ruth)
 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))
 1991 Riff-Raff (writer: "I'm So Excited" - as R. Pointer)
 1989 The Fabulous Baker Boys (writer: "I'm So Excited")
 1988 Working Girl (writer: "I'm So Excited")
 1988 Oliver & Company (performer: "Streets of Gold", "Why Should I Worry? (reprise)")
 1988 Iron Eagle II (performer: "Enemies Like You and Me")
 1986 Playing for Keeps (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")
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The Pointer Sisters
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Grandmother of Sadako Pointer. See more »

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Pisces

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