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Jimmy Smith (I) (1925–2005)

Jimmy Smith was born on December 8, 1925 in Norristown, Pennsylvania, USA as James Oscar Smith. He was married to Lola. He died on February 8, 2005 in Scottsdale, Arizona, USA. See full bio »

Best Quotes From the 2016 Oscars Nominees Luncheon

The 2016 Oscar nominees gathered Monday, Feb. 8, in Los Angeles for the official Oscars luncheon. Here's a selection of their most memorable quotes.

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 2013 The Mark of Beauty (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Tokyo no mizube (2013) ... (performer: "Why Was I Born")
 2009 The Art of the Steal (Documentary) (performer: "Sista Rebecca") / (writer: "Sista Rebecca")
 2007 Magicians (performer: "The Cat")
  The Sopranos (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes, 2006) (writer - 1 episode, 2006)
- Mayham (2006) ... (performer: "The Sermon" - uncredited) / (writer: "The Sermon" - uncredited)
- Join the Club (2006) ... (performer: "There Will Never Be Another You" - uncredited)
 2004 Friday Night Lights (performer: "Got My Mo Jo Working")
 2003 The Boys of 2nd Street Park (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "I Promise to Remember")
 1999 The Woman Chaser (performer: "Feast Dance/Slave Girl", "God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen")
 1998 Why Do Fools Fall in Love (performer: "Walk on the Wild Side")
 1996 Eddie (writer: "PUNCH DRUNK")
 1995 Casino (performer: "Walk On The Wild Side")
 1995 Get Shorty (performer: "Chilli Hot")
 1989 Scandal (music: "Back at the Chicken Shack" - uncredited)
 1987 Barfly ("The Sermon") / (performer: "The Sermon")
 1986 The Color of Money (performer: "Walk On The Wild Side")
 1976 Girl Scout Cookies (performer: "Got My Mojo Working" - uncredited)
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Other Works:

Single: "Prayer Meetin' Part 1 / Prayer Meetin' Part 2" (Blue Note Records) See more »

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Alternate Names:

James O. Smith | Jimmy Smith Trio

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