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Dennis Wilson (I) (1944–1983)


Dennis Wilson was born Hawthorne, California in the fall of 1944 to Murry and Audree Wilson. The middle son of three brothers, Dennis was rebellious, argumentative and as he often acknowledged, the "black sheep" of the family. His integration into America's band, The Beach Boys came when his mother pushed his brothers to allow him to play with ... See full bio »

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 2008-2013 The X Factor (TV Series) (writer - 5 episodes)
- Bootcamp 2 (2013) ... (writer: "You Are So Beautiful" - uncredited)
- Auditions 3 (2010) ... (writer: "You Are So Beautiful")
- Episode #6.18 (2009) ... (writer: "You Are So Beautiful" - uncredited)
- Episode #5.29 (2008) ... (writer: "You Are So Beautiful" - uncredited)
- Episode #5.21 (2008) ... (writer: "You Are So Beautiful" - uncredited)
 1976-2013 Saturday Night Live (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Zach Galifianakis/Of Monsters and Men (2013) ... (writer: "You Are So Beautiful (You Are So Aniston)")
- Eric Idle/Joe Cocker/Stuff (1976) ... (writer: "You Are So Beautiful" - uncredited)
 2009-2013 Larry L (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Only with You (2013) ... (writer: "Only with You" - uncredited)
- Forever (2009) ... (writer: "Forever" - uncredited)
 2012 The Diamond Jubilee Concert (TV Special) (writer: "You Are So Beautiful")
 2012 American Idol (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Top 5 Perform (2012) ... (writer: "You Are So Beautiful")
- Final Judgement, Part 2 (2012) ... (writer: "You Are So Beautiful")
 2011 Cuéntame (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- La hora de la verdad (2011) ... (writer: "You Are So Beautiful")
 2010-2011 Kayla Williams Music (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Little Bird (2011) ... (writer: "Little Bird")
- Forever (2010) ... (writer: "Forever")
 2010 Heartbeat (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Episode #1.28 ... (writer: "You are so beautiful")
- Episode #1.13 ... (writer: "You are so beautiful")
  Legends (TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode, 2010) (writer - 1 episode, 2010)
- Dennis Wilson: The Real Beach Boy (2010) ... (performer: "You Are So Beautiful" (uncredited), "Pacific Ocean Blues", "River Song" (uncredited), "Thoughts of You" (uncredited), "It's Not Too Late", "Holy Man" (uncredited), "Dreamer" (uncredited)) / (writer: "Be With Me" (uncredited), "Never Learn Not to Love" (uncredited), "Forever" (uncredited), "You Are So Beautiful" (uncredited), "Pacific Ocean Blues", "River Song" (uncredited), "Thoughts of You" (uncredited), "Holy Man" (uncredited), "Dreamer" (uncredited))
 2010 Dancing on Ice (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #5.10 (2010) ... (performer: "Good Vibrations")
 2010 Águila Roja (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #2.2 (2010) ... (writer: "You Are So Beautiful")
 2008 Marley & Me (performer: "River Song") / (writer: "River Song")
 2008 Queridos Amigos (TV Mini-Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.1 (2008) ... (writer: "You Are So Beautiful")
 2008 The Best Movie (writer: "You Are So Beautiful (To Me)")
 2007 Two Faces (TV Series) (writer: "You Are So Beautiful")
 2007 How Soon Is Now? (TV Mini-Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- 1975-1976 (2007) ... (writer: "Only with you")
- 1972 (2007) ... (writer: "Only with you")
 2007 Two and a Half Men (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Anteaters. They're Just Crazy-lookin (2007) ... (writer: "You Are So Beautiful" - uncredited)
 2006 20 to 1 (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- World's Best Love Songs (2006) ... (writer: "You Are So Beautiful")
 2006 I Love the '70s: Volume 2 (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- 1975 (2006) ... (writer: "You Are So Beautiful")
 2006 Desperate Housewives (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Don't Look at Me (2006) ... (writer: "You Are So Beautiful" - uncredited)
 2003 Beach Boys Good Timin' (Video) (writer: "You are So Beautiful")
 2002 Comedy Lab (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Meet the Magoons (2002) ... (writer: "You Are so Beautiful")
 2002 I'm with Lucy (writer: "Only With You" (Karaoke Version), "Only With You")
 2002 Door to Door (TV Movie) (writer: "You Are So Beautiful")
 2001 Evolution (writer: "You Are So Beautiful")
 1990-1998 The Simpsons (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Homer Simpson in: 'Kidney Trouble' (1998) ... (writer: "You Are So Beautiful")
- Simpson and Delilah (1990) ... (writer: "You Are So Beautiful" - uncredited)
 1998 Will & Grace (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Buying Game (1998) ... (writer: "You Are So Beautiful" - uncredited)
 1998 Get Real (writer: "You Are So Beautiful")
 1998 Esrim plus (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Ba'it Patu'ah (1998) ... (writer: "You Are So Beautiful" - uncredited)
 1996 Unhook the Stars (writer: "You Are so Beautiful")
 1994 The Little Rascals (writer: "YOU ARE SO BEAUTIFUL TO ME")
 1993 Carlito's Way (writer: "You Are So Beautiful")
 1991-1993 Full House (TV Series) (writer - 5 episodes)
- The House Meets the Mouse: Part 2 (1993) ... (writer: "Forever")
- Road to Tokyo (1992) ... (writer: "Forever")
- Captain Video: Part 2 (1992) ... (writer: "Forever")
- Happy Birthday, Babies: Part 1 (1991) ... (writer: "You Are So Beautiful" - uncredited)
- The Wedding: Part 2 (1991) ... (writer: "Forever")
 1992 The Ben Stiller Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- On Melrose Avenue (1992) ... (writer: "You Are So Beautiful" - uncredited)
 1990 The Ice Capades 50th Anniversary Special (TV Movie) (writer: "You Are So Beautiful")
 1989 Wired (writer: "You Are So Beautiful")
 1988 Two Moon Junction (writer: "You Are So Beautiful")
 1986 Heat (writer: "The Floorwalker")
 1982 Three's Company (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Strangers in the Night (1982) ... (writer: "You Are So Beautiful")
 1981 Modern Romance (writer: "YOU ARE SO BEAUTIFUL")
 1979 So Many Men, So Little Time (writer: "Steamboat" - uncredited)
 1969 The Mike Douglas Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 8 July 1969 (1969) ... (writer: "Celebrate the News" - uncredited)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Print ad (as The Beach Boys): Craig Powerplay car stereo systems. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Biographical Movie | 1 Print Biography | 4 Portrayals | See more »

Alternate Names:

The Beach Boys | also Beach Boys

Height:

5' 9" (1.75 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

[in the sleeve notes for The Beach Boys 1964 album, "All Summer Long"] "They say I live a fast life. Maybe I just like a fast life. I wouldn't give it up for anything in the world. It won't last forever, either. But the memories will."

Trivia:

Friends often said that second wife, Barbara Charren was "the best thing that ever happened to him". See more »

Trademark:

His Beard

Nickname:

Denny

Star Sign:

Sagittarius

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