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Jo-El Sonnier

Jo-El Sonnier was born on October 2, 1946 in Rayne, Louisiana, USA. See full bio »
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 2014 True Detective (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes)
- The Locked Room (2014) ... (performer: "Evangeline Special") / (performer: "The Heart That You Own" - as Jo Ell Sonnier, uncredited)
 1993 The Thing Called Love (performer: "PLENTY OF TOO LITTLE", "NEVER DID SAY GOODBYE")
 1991 Zandalee (performer: "Cher Tout-Tout") / (writer: "Cher Tout-Tout")
 1990 Texasville (performer: "I Don't Think I Could Take You Back Again") / (writer: "I Don't Think I Could Take You Back Again")
 1989 Steel Magnolias (arranger: "LES GRANDS BOIS") / (performer: "LES GRANDS BOIS")
 1988 Wildfire (performer: "Come On Joe")
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 2014 True Detective (TV Series)
Accordion Player
- The Locked Room (2014) ... Accordion Player
 1991 Zandalee
 1985 Mask
 1981 They All Laughed (uncredited)
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 1993 The Thing Called Love
 1989-1990 Hee Haw (TV Series)
- Episode dated 29 September 1990 (1990) ... Himself
- Episode dated 20 May 1989 (1989) ... Himself
 1990 Nashville Now (TV Series)
Himself - Guest star
- Episode dated 19 June 1990 (1990) ... Himself - Guest star

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Inducted into the Cajun Music Hall of Fame in 2008. See more »

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