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Faron Young (1932–1996)

Faron Young was born on February 25, 1932 in Shreveport, Louisiana, USA. He was married to Hilda Margo Macon. He died on December 10, 1996 in Nashville, Tennessee, USA. See full bio »

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Walk the Line
Walk the Line Soundtrack
The Spectacular Now
The Spectacular Now Soundtrack
The People vs. Larry Flynt
Country Style, U.S.A.
Country Style, U.S.A. Himself - Host / Singer / Himself - Singer


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 2014 Young Ones (performer: "Hello Walls - 1995 Remaster")
 2013 The Spectacular Now (performer: "Live Fast, Love Hard, Die Young")
  True Blood (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2009) (writer - 1 episode, 2009)
- New World in My View (2009) ... (performer: "Hello Walls" - uncredited) / (writer: "Hello Walls" - uncredited)
 2007 Opry Video Classics: Legends (Video) (performer: "Hello Walls")
 2007 When Did You Last See Your Father? (performer: "I'm Gonna Tell Santa on You")
 2005 Walk the Line (performer: "I Miss You Already") / (writer: "I Miss You Already")
 2000/I Committed (performer: "Hello Walls")
 1996 The People vs. Larry Flynt (performer: "Hello Walls", "Country Girl")
 1980 Melvin and Howard (performer: "Hello Walls")
 1971 The Johnny Cash Show (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- History of Country Music: Part 2 (1971) ... (performer: "Goin' Steady")
 1970 The High Chaparral (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- The Guns of Johnny Rondo (1970) ... (performer: "THE GUNS OF JOHNNY RONDO")
 1968-1969 The Porter Wagoner Show (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes)
- Faron Young (1969) ... (performer: "I've Got Precious Memories", "I Just Came To Get My Baby")
- Faron Young (1968) ... (performer: "She Went a Little Bit Farther", "Wonderful World of Women")
 1967 The Road to Nashville (performer: "Dreams", "I miss you already") / (writer: "I miss you already")
 1967 What Am I Bid? (performer: "Time is the Only Thing")
  Country Style, U.S.A. (TV Series short) (1 episode, 1960) (performer - 15 episodes, 1957 - 1960) (writer - 1 episode, 1957)
- Episode #4.13 (1960) ... (performer: "A World So Full of Love", "I'll Be Alright (In the Morning)", "Is She All You Thought She'd Be")
- Episode #4.12 (1960) ... (performer: "Hey Good Lookin'", "All Right", "Sweet Dreams")
- Episode #4.11 (1960) ... (performer: "I'm Gonna Live Some Before I Die", "Country Girl", "Alone with You")
- Episode #4.10 (1960) ... (performer: "I've Got Five Dollars and It's Saturday Night", "Face to the Wall", "You'e Still Mine")
- Episode #4.9 (1960) ... (And You're Not Even Gone", "When I've Learned Enough to Live I'll Be Old Enough to Die", (performer: "I Hear You Talkin'", "I Miss You Already)
 1956 Daniel Boone, Trail Blazer (performer: "Long Green Valley")
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Unsold pilot: Starred in a pilot for a proposed western series called "The Young Sheriff" about a young man who followed in his slain father's footsteps. See more »

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1 Portrayal | 1 Article | See more »

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Young stipulated in his will that two of his sons each get $200,000. A daughter born out of wedlock got $50,000, while one son, Robyn, who'd testified against Faron in his divorce proceedings, received $1. See more »


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