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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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 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 The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- 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)
 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)
 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 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 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")
 2005 Deutschland sucht den Superstar (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Zweite Top 20 Show (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 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 Angel (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Judgment (2000) ... (writer: "I'm So Excited" - uncredited)
 1999 The Story of Us (writer: "I'm So Excited")
 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" - 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))
 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 R. 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")
 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")
 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 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")
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