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Porter Wagoner (1927–2007)

Porter Wagoner was born on August 12, 1927 in West Plains, Missouri, USA as Porter Wayne Wagoner. He died on October 28, 2007 in Nashville, Tennessee, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

The Porter Wagoner Show
The Porter Wagoner Show Himself - Host
1961-1981

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 2014 The Heart of Country: How Nashville Became Music City USA (TV Movie documentary) (performer: "Holding on to Nothing")
 2013 The Marty Stuart Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Mandy Barnett (2013) ... (writer: "Trademark" - uncredited)
 2011 Headline Country (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 18 June 2011 (2011) ... (writer: "The Pain of Loving You")
 2011 Opry Memories (TV Movie) (performer: "Holding On To Nothin'")
 2009 Charlie Rose (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes)
- Episode dated 24 August 2009 (2009) ... (performer: "Foggy Mountain Top")
- Dolly Parton (2009) ... (performer: "Foggy Mountain Top")
 2009 Revealed (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Dolly Parton (2009) ... (performer: "The Last Thing On My Mind")
  Friday Night Lights (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2007) (writer - 1 episode, 2007)
- Are You Ready for Friday Night? (2007) ... (performer: "Pick Me Up On Your Way Down" - uncredited) / (writer: "Pick Me Up On Your Way Down" - uncredited)
  Grand Ole Opry (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes, 1995 - 2007) (writer - 1 episode, 2007)
- Porter Wagoner's 50th Anniversary Celebration (2007) ... (performer: "Eleven Cent Cotton", "I Found a Man", "Committed to Parkview", "I Will Always Love You", "Just Someone I Used to Know") / (writer: "I Found a Man")
- Episode dated 26 August 1995 (1995) ... (performer: "I Will Always Love You")
 2006 The Early Show (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 20 December 2006 (2006) ... (performer: "Please Don't Stop Loving Me")
 2003 Dolly Parton: Platinum Blonde (TV Movie documentary) (performer: "It's My Time") / (writer: "Lonely Comin' Down")
 1999 Bravo Profiles (TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode)
- Dolly Parton: Diamond in a Rhinestone World (1999) ... (performer: "The Last Thing On My Mind")
 1998 Top Ten (TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode)
- Country (1998) ... (performer: "Run That By Me One More Time")
 1997 Company's Comin': A Tribute to Porter Wagoner (TV Movie) (performer: "The Last Thing On My Mind", "In The Shade Of The Family Tree", "I Will Always Love You")
 1994 Dateline NBC (TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #3.2 (1994) ... (performer: "Together Always", "Just Someone I Used to Know")
 1992 Hobo (TV Movie documentary) (performer: "Life Rides a Train")
  Dolly (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes, 1988) (performer - 1 episode, 1988)
- Nashville Memories (1988) ... (performer: "We Found It", "The Black Draught Theme", "Ole Slew Foot", "The Last Thing On Mind Mind/Fight and Scratch/Holdin' On to Nothing/Daddy Was An Old Time Preacher Man Medley") / (writer: "We Found It")
- Episode #1.11 (1988) ... (writer: "The Pain of Loving You")
 1982 The Barbara Walters Summer Special (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 14 December 1982 (1982) ... (performer: "Daddy Was An Old Time Preacher Man")
  The Porter Wagoner Show (TV Series) (1 episode, 1981) (performer - 169 episodes, 1961 - 1981) (writer - 39 episodes, 1971 - 1976)
- T.G. Sheppard (1981) ... (and Make Yourself At Home", "Life's Railway to Heaven", (performer: "Come On In)
- Ronnie McDowell (1981) ... (performer: "Big Wind", "Dim Light, Thick Smoke (and Loud Loud Music)", "Swing Low Sweet Chariot", "Shady Grove")
- Big Al Downing (1981) ... (performer: "Wildwood Flower", "Childhood Playground", "Fireball Mail")
- Ray Pillow (1981) ... (performer: "The Crawdad Song", "Shady Grove", "Old Camp Meeting Time", "Old Joe Clark")
- Marty Robbins (1980) ... (performer: "Katy Did", "Fireball Mail", "When I Reach That City")
 1976 Dolly (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Episode #1.19 ... (writer: "Highway Heading South")
- Episode #1.9 ... (writer: "What Ain't to Be, Just Might Happen")
 1973 RCA's Opening Night (TV Movie) (performer: "Wake Up, Jacob", "If Teardrops Were Pennies" - uncredited)
 1973 The Wilburn Brothers Show (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.540 (1973) ... (performer: "Across the Wide Missouri", "George LeRoy Chickashea", "Daddy Was An Old Time Preacher Man")
  Hee Haw (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 1972) (writer - 1 episode, 1972)
- Episode #3.19 (1972) ... (performer: "What Ain't to Be Just Might Happen", "The Right Combination") / (writer: "The Right Combination")
 1970 The Kraft Music Hall (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- 4th Annual Country Music Association Awards (1970) ... (performer: "Run That By Me One More Time")
 1969 An Old-Time Country Christmas (TV Movie) (performer: "Howdy Neighbor Howdy" (Christmas Version), "Where Santa Claus Lives", "Christmas Time's a Comin'", "Santa Claus is Coming to Town")
 1967 New American Bandstand 1965 (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #10.19 (1967) ... (performer: "The Green, Green Grass of Home")
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Personal Details

Other Works:

CD: "Porter Wagoner: RCA Country Legends" (RCA) See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Biographical Movie | 1 Article | See more »
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Trivia:

Porter and duet partner Dolly Parton had many hits from 1967-1974. See more »

Nickname:

The Thin Man from West Plains See more »

Star Sign:

Leo

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