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Bernie Worrell (1944–2016)


Bernie Worrell was born on April 19, 1944 in Long Beach, New Jersey, USA as George Bernard Worrell Jr. He was married to Judie. He died on June 24, 2016 in Everson, Washington, USA. See full bio »

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Friday
Friday Soundtrack
(1995)
This Is the End
This Is the End Soundtrack
(2013)
Straight Outta Compton
(2015)
The Heat
The Heat Soundtrack
(2013)

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 2015 Straight Outta Compton (writer: "Flash Light", "Mothership Connection (Star Child)" - as Bernard Worrell)
 2015 Glastonbury 2015 (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Day 2: Part 2 (2015) ... (writer: "Flash Light")
 2014-2015 The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Bill O'Reilly/Snoop Dogg (2015) ... (writer: "Who Am I? (What's My Name)" - uncredited)
- Jake Gyllenhaal/Paul Reubens/She & Him (2014) ... (writer: "Flash Light" - uncredited)
 2015 McFarland, USA (writer: "Flashlight" - as Bernard Worrell)
 2014 Ray Donovan (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Walk This Way (2014) ... (writer: "Flash Light" - uncredited)
 2014 When the Game Stands Tall (writer: "Flashlight" - as Bernard Worrell)
 2013 Grand Theft Auto V (Video Game) (writer: "Mothership Connection", "Flashlight")
 2013/I The Heat (writer: "Flashlight (Serafin & Rev Kev Heat Remix)")
 2013 This Is the End (writer: "A Joyful Process" - as Bernard Worrell)
 2013 Love & Air Sex (writer: "Flashlight" - as Bernard Worrell)
 2013 Finding the Funk (Documentary) (writer: "Dance to the Music")
 2012 A Fantastic Fear of Everything (writer: "Wrong Nigga 2 Fuck Wit" - as G. Worrell )
 2010 Treme (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Meet De Boys on the Battlefront (2010) ... (writer: "Up for the Down Stroke" - uncredited)
 2008 So You Think You Can Dance Australia (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Top 20 Perform (2008) ... (writer: "Flashlight")
 2006 Everybody Hates Chris (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Everybody Hates Father's Day (2006) ... (writer: "Flash Light")
 2005 Roll Bounce (writer: "Flashlight" - as Bernard S. Worrell)
 2005 Beauty Shop (writer: "I'll Take Your Man" (1986) - as Bernard Worrell)
 2004 Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (Video Game) (writer: "Guerillas in tha Mist" - as Bernard Worrell Jr.)
 2004 The Cookout (writer: "Flashlight" - as Bernard G. Worrell)
 2004 Independent Lens (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- A Place of Our Own (2004) ... (writer: "Flash Light" - as Bernard Worrell)
 2003 True Crime: Streets of LA (Video Game) (writer: "Flashlight" - as B. Worrell)
 2003 Coffee and Cigarettes (writer: "A Joyful Process" - as Bernard G. Worrell)
 2002 Idol (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #2.11 (2002) ... (writer: "Do Something")
 2001 How High (writer: "Flashlight" - as Bernard G. Worrell)
 2000 Romeo Must Die (writer: "Come Back in One Piece" - as Bernard G. Worrell)
 2000 The Crow: Salvation (writer: "Bad Brother" - as Bernard G. Worrell)
 1999 Muppets from Space (writer: "Flashlight" - as Bernard Worrell)
 1998 How Stella Got Her Groove Back (writer: "Flash Light" - as Bernard Worrell)
 1998 Can't Hardly Wait (writer: "Flashlight" - as Bernard Worrell)
 1998 Slums of Beverly Hills (writer: "You and Your Folks, Me and My Folks" - as Bernard G. Worrell)
 1998 Ride (writer: "Let Me Ride" - as Bernard G. Worrell)
 1995 Friday (performer: "You Got Me Wide Open") / (writer: "You Got Me Wide Open" - as B. Worrell)
 1995 Murder Was the Case: The Movie (Video short) (writer: "Who Am I (What's My Name)")
 1994 PCU (writer: "Give Up the Funk (Tear the Roof Off the Sucker)")
 1993 Freaked (writer: "Hideous Mutant Freekz")
 1991 Pyrates (performer: "BW Jam") / (writer: "BW Jam")
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