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Doc Pomus (1925–1991)

Doc Pomus was born on June 27, 1925 in Brooklyn, New York, USA as Jerome Solon Felder. He died on March 14, 1991 in New York. See full bio »

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(age 65) in New York, USA

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 2014 Call the Midwife (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #3.8 (2014) ... (writer: "Hushabye" - uncredited)
 2009-2013 Dancing with the Stars (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Team Dance Week (2013) ... (writer: "Viva Las Vegas")
- Round Nine (2009) ... (writer: "Save the Last Dance For Me" - uncredited)
 2013 The Big Wedding (writer: "Save the Last Dance for Me")
 2012 Tu cara me suena (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #2.4 (2012) ... (writer: "Viva Las Vegas")
 2012 The Marty Stuart Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Wynonna (2012) ... (writer: "Viva Las Vegas" - uncredited)
 2012 Marley (Documentary) (writer: "A Teenager In Love", "Teenager in Love" (uncredited))
 2011 3satfestival (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- GlasBlasSing Quintett: Keine Macht den Dosen (2011) ... (writer: "Viva Las Vegas" - uncredited)
 2011 Magic Trip (Documentary) (writer: "Young Blood")
 2011 Runnin' Rebels of UNLV (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "Viva Las Vegas")
 2010 Kottan ermittelt: Rien ne va plus (writer: "Save The Last Dance For Me")
 2010 Two and a Half Men (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Ow, Ow, Don't Stop (2010) ... (writer: "Viva Las vegas" - uncredited)
 2010 Por Toda Minha Vida (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- RPM (2010) ... (writer: "Kiss Me Quick")
 2010 Rio Sex Comedy (writer: "I Can't Get Used to Losing You", "A Teenager in Love" - as "Doc" Pomus)
 2010 Flipped (writer: "A Teenager In Love")
 2009-2010 Dancing with the Stars (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Episode #10.6 (2010) ... (writer: "Viva Las Vegas" - uncredited)
- 2009 Semi-Final (2009) ... (writer: "Save The Last Dance For Me" - uncredited)
 2010 The Vampire Diaries (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Unpleasantville (2010) ... (lyrics: "This Magic Moment" - uncredited)
 2010 Rock & Chips (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Pilot (2010) ... (writer: "Save the Last Dance for Me" - uncredited)
 2009 Men of a Certain Age (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Go with the Flow (2009) ... (writer: "This Magic Moment" - uncredited)
 2009 Willkommen Österreich (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.91 (2009) ... (writer: "Viva Las Vegas" - uncredited)
 2009 Later with Jools Holland (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Episode #35.4 (2009) ... (lyrics: "Can't Get Used To Losing You")
 2009 Nitro Circus (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Las Vegas (2009) ... (writer: "Viva Las Vegas")
 2008 Killshot (lyrics: "Doin' The Best I Can", "Suspicion") / (music: "Doin' The Best I Can", "Suspicion")
 2008 Sons of Anarchy (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Pull (2008) ... (writer: "Can't Get Used to Losing You")
 2008 The Express (writer: "Mess Of Blues")
 2007 Elvis: Viva Las Vegas (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "Viva Las Vegas")
 2007 Kingdom: Elvis in Vegas (Video documentary short) (writer: "Viva Las Vegas")
 2007 Big Love (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Rock and a Hard Place (2007) ... (writer: "Viva Las Vegas")
 2007 A Current Affair (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 27 June 2007 (2007) ... (writer: "Save the Last Dance for Me")
 2007/I Crazy Love (Documentary) (writer: "Can't Get Used To Losing You")
 2007 The Sopranos (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Soprano Home Movies (2007) ... (writer: "This Magic Moment")
 2006 Wild West Comedy Show: 30 Days & 30 Nights - Hollywood to the Heartland (Documentary) (writer: "Viva Las Vegas")
 2006 Torvill & Dean's Dancing on Ice (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Las Vegas Special (2006) ... (lyrics: "Viva Las Vegas")
 2006 Quand j'étais chanteur (writer: "Save The Last Dance For Me")
 2006 Kupetzky (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Zeitreise (2006) ... (writer: "Suspicion" - uncredited)
 2005 Da Kath & Kim Code (TV Movie) (writer: "Save The Last Dance For Me")
 2005 Great Performances (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Michael Bublé: Caught in the Act (2005) ... (writer: "Save the Last Dance for Me")
 2005 A Tribute to the King (Video documentary) (writer: "A Mess Of Blues")
 2005 CMA Music Festival: Country Music's Biggest Party (TV Movie) (lyrics: "Viva Las Vegas") / (music: "Viva Las Vegas")
 2005 Rebels on the Run: The Rise and Fall of UNLV Basketball (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "Viva Las Vegas")
 2005 Elvis (TV Movie) (writer: "Surrender")
  Grand Ole Opry (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode, 2005) (music - 1 episode, 2005)
- Episode dated 23 April 2005 (2005) ... (lyrics: "Viva Las Vegas") / (music: "Viva Las Vegas")
 2005 The Wedding Date (writer: "Save the Last Dance for Me")
 2005 Lackawanna Blues (TV Movie) (writer: "Boogie Woogie Country Girl")
 2005 Elvis: The Last 24 Hours (TV Movie) (writer: "Suspicion")
 2004 Blackpool (TV Series) (writer: "Viva Las Vegas")
 2004 Monarch of the Glen (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #6.2 (2004) ... (writer: "Sweets for My Sweet" - uncredited)
 2004 No Regrets (writer: "Save The Last Dance For Me")
 2004 Father of the Pride (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Original Pilot (2004) ... (writer: "Viva Las Vegas")
- What's Black and White and Depressed All Over? (2004) ... (writer: "Viva Las Vegas")
 2003 Looney Tunes: Back in Action (lyrics: "Viva Las Vegas")
 2003 Estradilla: Agents & Elvis (TV Movie) (writer: "Eroon pääse en", "Muukalainen")
 2002 Angel (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The House Always Wins (2002) ... (writer: "Viva Las Vegas')
 2002 Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood (lyrics: "Lonely Avenue" (1958)) / (music: "Lonely Avenue" (1958))
 2002 Walking the Tracks: The Summer of 'Stand by Me' (Video documentary short) (writer: "Hush-a-Bye" - uncredited)
 2002 The Definitive Elvis: Elvis and Priscilla (Video documentary) (writer: "Viva Las Vegas", "Double Trouble")
 2002 The Definitive Elvis: The Hollywood Years - Part II: 1962-1969 (Video documentary) (writer: "Viva Las Vegas")
 2001-2002 Queer as Folk (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- All Better Now (2002) ... (writer: "Save the Last Dance for Me")
- Running to Stand Still (2001) ... (writer: "Save the Last Dance for Me")
 2002 Fukuyama Engineering (TV Series) (writer: "Rasto Danzu wa Watashi ni")
 2002 Ronnie Milsap: Live (Video) (writer: "Young Blood")
 2001 Final (writer: "Little Sister")
 2001 61* (TV Movie) (writer: "I Count The Tears")
 2001 Roswell (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Viva Las Vegas (2001) ... (writer: "Viva Las Vegas")
 2001 Blow Dry (writer: "Sweets For My Sweet")
 2000 The British Invasion Returns (Video) (writer: "Sweets for My Sweet")
 2000 Snatch. (writer: "VIVA LAS VEGAS")
 2000 The Flintstones in Viva Rock Vegas (writer: "Viva Rock Vegas")
 1999 Mad Cows (writer: "Bring Him Back")
 1999 Bowfinger (writer: "There Is Always One More Time")
 1999 Friends (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- The One in Vegas: Part 2 (1999) ... (writer: "Viva Las Vegas" - uncredited)
- The One in Vegas: Part 1 (1999) ... (writer: "Viva Las Vegas" - uncredited)
 1999 The Simpsons (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Viva Ned Flanders (1999) ... ("Viva Las Vegas")
 1998 Jidder (Short) (writer: "This Magic Moment")
 1998 Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas (writer: "Viva Las Vegas")
 1998 Those Who Love Me Can Take the Train (writer: "Save the Last Dance for Me")
 1998 The Big Lebowski (writer: "Viva Las Vegas")
 1998 Hardly a Butterfly (TV Movie) (writer: "Saanhan tanssin viimeisen")
 1997 Bette Midler in Concert: Diva Las Vegas (TV Special documentary) (writer: "Viva Las Vegas")
 1997 Trial and Error (writer: "Turn Me Loose")
 1997 Perdona bonita, pero Lucas me quería a mí (writer: "It's a Lonely Town")
 1997 Lost Highway (writer: "This Magic Moment")
  Tohuwabohu (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes, 1990 - 1995) (lyrics - 1 episode, 1997)
- Tralala 2 bzw. 40 (1997) ... (lyrics: "Little Sister" - uncredited)
- 23.exe (1995) ... (writer: "Little Sister" - uncredited)
- Episode #1.1 (1990) ... (writer: "Save The Last Dance For Me" - uncredited)
 1996 Cold Lazarus (TV Mini-Series) (writer: "A TEENAGER IN LOVE")
 1996 Sgt. Bilko (writer: "Viva Las Vegas")
 1996 Shall We Dance? (writer: "Save the Last Dance for Me")
 1995 Destiny Turns on the Radio (writer: "Viva Las Vegas")
 1994 Mystery Science Theater 3000 (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Kitten with a Whip (1994) ... (writer: "Viva Las Vegas")
 1994 A Man of No Importance (writer: "Can't Get Used To Losing You" - as D. Pomus)
 1994 Andre (writer: "This Magic Moment")
 1993 What's Eating Gilbert Grape ("This Magic Moment")
 1993 Short Cuts (writer: "Full Moon", "To Hell with Love", "Prisoner of Life", "I Don't Know You")
 1993 The Sandlot (writer: "This Magic Moment")
 1992 That Night (writer: "LITTLE SISTER")
 1992 Designing Women (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Viva Las Vegas (1992) ... ("Viva Las Vegas")
 1992 Double Cross (music: "SAVE THE LAST DANCE FOR ME (RASUTODANSU WA WATASHI NI)")
 1992 Honeymoon in Vegas (writer: "VIVA! LAS VEGAS", "SURRENDER")
  Parker Lewis Can't Lose (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode, 1992) (lyrics - 1 episode, 1991)
- Glory Daze (1992) ... (writer: "This Magic Moment" - uncredited)
- Jerry's First Date (1991) ... (lyrics: "This Magic Moment" - uncredited)
 1991 Lucky Luke (writer: "This Magic Moment")
 1991 Flight of the Intruder (writer: "The Magic Moment")
 1990 Tulilinja (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 23 May 1990 (1990) ... (writer: "Little Sister")
 1990 Cry-Baby (writer: "KING CRY BABY")
 1989 Heavy Petting (Documentary) (writer: "I Wonder Why")
 1988 Rain Man (writer: "Lonely Avenue" (1956))
 1988 Heartbreak Hotel (writer: "His Latest Flame")
 1988 Buster (writer: "Sweets For My Sweet")
 1988 Cocktail (writer: "This Magic Moment")
 1988 Rockin' the Night Away (TV Movie) (writer: "A Teenager in Love")
 1987 Lemon Popsicle 7 (writer: "Save the Last Dance For Me")
 1987 Making Mr. Right (writer: "This Magic Moment")
 1987 Tin Men (writer: "His Latest Flame")
 1986 Peggy Sue Got Married (writer: "Teenager In Love")
 1986 Stand by Me (as D. Pomus, "Hush-a-Bye")
 1986 Best of Bandstand (Video documentary) (writer: "Turn Me Loose", "Teenager in Love")
 1985 My American Cousin (writer: "Save the Last Dance For Me")
 1984 Fame (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Heart of Rock 'N' Roll (1984) ... (writer: "Teenager in Love")
 1984 The Pope of Greenwich Village (writer: "Just To Walk That Little Girl Home")
 1983 Cool Cats: 25 Years of Rock 'n' Roll Style (Video documentary) (writer: "Turn Me Loose" - uncredited)
 1983 Those Glory Glory Days (TV Movie) (writer: "A Teenager in Love" - uncredited)
 1982 Diner (writer: "A Teenager in Love")
 1981 This Is Elvis ("His Latest Flame", "Viva! Las Vegas")
 1981 American Pop (writer: "Turn Me Loose" - as Jerome 'Doc' Pomus)
 1978 De Mike Burstyn show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.2 (1978) ... (writer: "Save the last dance for me")
 1978 Bobby Vinton's Rock 'n Rollers (TV Movie) (writer: "Turn Me Loose")
 1977 Top of the Pops (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 20 October 1977 (1977) ... (writer: "Love Bug/Sweets For My Sweet")
 1977 The Muppet Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Connie Stevens (1977) ... (writer: "Teenager In Love")
 1974 It's Not the Size That Counts (writer: "Angel Face" - uncredited)
 1970 Elvis: That's the Way It Is (Documentary) (writer: "Little Sister")
 1968 Anzio (lyrics: "This World Is Yours")
 1967 Double Trouble (writer: "Double Trouble" - uncredited)
 1966 Spinout (writer: "Never Say Yes" - uncredited)
 1966 Frankie and Johnny (writer: "What Every Woman Lives For" - uncredited)
 1965 Tickle Me (writer: "(It's a) Long Lonely Highway", "Night Rider", "I Feel That I've Known You Forever")
 1965 Shindig! (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
- Episode #1.34 (1965) ... (writer: "Surrender", "Hey Memphis")
- Episode #1.29 (1965) ... (writer: "Viva Las Vegas", "I'll Save the Last Dance for You")
- Episode #1.18 (1965) ... (writer: "Save the Last Dance for Me")
 1965 Girl Happy (writer: "Girl Happy" - uncredited)
 1965 Anna, My Darling (writer: "A Mess o' Blues" - uncredited)
 1964 Viva Las Vegas (writer: "Viva Las Vegas" - uncredited)
 1964 Kissin' Cousins (writer: " (It's a) Long Lonely Highway - uncredited)
 1962 Ring-a-Ding Rhythm! (writer: "Seven Day Weekend", "What Am I To Do", "You Never Talked About Me")
 1960 G.I. Blues (writer: "Doin' The Best I Can")
 1960 Visit to a Small Planet (writer: "Desdemona's Lament" - uncredited)
 1959 Hound-Dog Man (writer: "Hound-Dog Man")
 1959 The Dick Clark Show (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Episode #2.27 (1959) ... (lyrics: "Turn Me Loose" - uncredited)
 1957 The Lux Show (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Episode #1.3 (1957) ... ("Hush-a-Bye")
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Songwriter: Wrote (w/Mort Shuman) "Suspicion", a hit for Terry Stafford. See more »

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Three Grammy Nominations. See more »

Star Sign:

Cancer

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