No photo available. Represent Earl Scruggs? Add or change photos at IMDbPro
STARmeter
SEE RANK
Up 9,737 this week

Earl Scruggs (1924–2012)

Earl Scruggs was born on January 6, 1924 as Earl Eugene Scruggs. He is known for his work on The Beverly Hillbillies (1962), Bonnie and Clyde (1967) and The Pride of Jesse Hallam (1981). He was married to Louise Scruggs. He died on March 28, 2012 in Nashville, Tennessee, USA. See full bio »

"American Gods" Stars Reflect on Show's Wide Appeal

The cast of "American Gods" chat with Kevin Smith on IMDb LIVE at NY Comic Con about the show's success and how the series will continue to veer creatively from Neil Gaiman's source material.

Watch the video

Around The Web

 | 

Powered by ZergNet

On Amazon Video

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 23 people
created 07 May 2012
 
a list of 28 people
created 22 May 2012
 
a list of 150 people
created 24 Sep 2016
 
a list of 27 people
created 6 months ago
 
a list of 171 people
created 2 months ago
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb


How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Earl Scruggs's work have you seen?

User Polls

1 win. See more awards »

Known For

The Beverly Hillbillies
The Beverly Hillbillies Music Department
(1962-1971)
Bonnie and Clyde
Bonnie and Clyde Soundtrack
(1967)
The Pride of Jesse Hallam
The Pride of Jesse Hallam Music Department
(1981)
Penguins of Madagascar
(2014)

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Music department (2 credits)
 1981 The Pride of Jesse Hallam (TV Movie) (musician: banjo)
 1962-1971 The Beverly Hillbillies (TV Series) (musician - 266 episodes)
- Jethro Returns (1971) ... (musician: theme)
- The Clampetts Meet Robert Audubon Getty Crockett (1971) ... (musician: theme)
- Love Finds Jane Hathaway (1971) ... (musician: theme)
- Elly, the Secretary (1971) ... (musician: theme)
- Elly, the Working Girl (1971) ... (musician: theme)
Show Show Soundtrack (23 credits)
Show Show Actor (2 credits)
Show Show Composer (3 credits)
Show Show Thanks (1 credit)
Show Show Self (35 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (7 credits)
Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

Active on Broadway in the following production: See more »

Publicity Listings:

4 Articles | See more »

Official Sites:

Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia:

Is listed in the Guinness Book of World Records as the world's most imitated musician. "Scruggs Style" is synonymous with picking a banjo with three fingers, and countless musicians worldwide list him as their primary influence. See more »

Star Sign:

Capricorn

Contribute to This Page