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Ricky Wilson (I) (1953–1985)

Ricky Wilson was born on March 19, 1953 as Ricky Helton Wilson. He died on October 12, 1985 in New York City, New York, USA. See full bio »

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 2015 TFI Friday (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- 19th Anniversary Special (2015) ... (performer: "It's Your Letters")
 2015 Glee (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Hurt Locker: Part 1 (2015) ... (writer: "Rock Lobster" - uncredited)
 2013 American Dad! (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Faking Bad (2013) ... (writer: "Legal Tender" - uncredited)
 2011 Paul ("PLANET CLAIRE")
 2009 Monsters vs. Aliens (writer: "Planet Claire")
 2008 My Name Is Earl (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Joy in a Bubble (2008) ... (writer: "Rock Lobster" - uncredited)
 2008 Otis (writer: "52 Girls")
 2007 Knocked Up (writer: "Rock Lobster")
 2006 I Love the '70s: Volume 2 (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- 1979 (2006) ... (writer: "Rock Lobster")
 2003 Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle (writer: "Planet Claire")
 2001 CKY 3 (Video) (writer: "Rock Lobster")
 1999 Mystery Men (writer: "Planet Claire")
 1998 The Wedding Singer (writer: "Private Idaho")
 1993 My Favorite Season (writer: "52 Girls" - as R. Wilson)
 1991 Mystery Science Theater 3000 (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Godzilla vs. the Sea Monster (1991) ... (writer: "Rock Lobster")
 1988 Earth Girls Are Easy (writer: "SUMMER OF LOVE")
 1987 Athens, Ga. - Inside/Out (Documentary) (writer: "52 Girls" - as R. Wilson)
 1985 Hand in Hand (writer: "Give Me Back My Man")
 1980 Roadie (writer: "Dance This Mess Around")
 1980 La bande du Rex (writer: "6060-842")
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The B-52's | The B-52s | B-52s


5' 10" (1.78 m)

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