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Jesse Johnson (II)

Jesse Johnson was born on May 29, 1960 in Rock Island, Illinois, USA. See full bio »

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 2015 Jimmy Kimmel Live! (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Bill O'Reilly/Kelly Osbourne/Morris Day & the Time & Haim (2015) ... (writer: "Jungle Love")
 2011 2011 Soul Train Awards (TV Special) (writer: "Jungle Love", "The Bird")
 2006 John Tucker Must Die (writer: "Better Open the Door")
 2005 One Last Thing... (writer: "Everything Is Alright")
 2005 Bad News Bears ("Everything is Alright")
 2003 Bringing Down the House (writer: "Jungle Love" (1983))
 1996 2 Days in the Valley (writer: "Jungle Love")
 1996 A Time to Kill (performer: "Slippin' Through The Oaks", "Ritz", "Antebellum", "Marilee")
 1992 White Men Can't Jump (performer: "JUMP FOR IT") / (writer: "JUMP FOR IT")
 1991 The Five Heartbeats (performer: "You Can Kiss Where the Sun Don't Shine" - as Jesse W. Johnson) / (producer: "You Can Kiss Where the Sun Don't Shine" - as Jesse W. Johnson) / (writer: "Nights Like This", "You Can Kiss Where the Sun Don't Shine" - as Jesse W. Johnson)
 1990 Graffiti Bridge (writer: "Blondie")
 1990 Another 48 Hrs. (performer: "(THE BOYS ARE) BACK IN TOWN") / (producer: "(THE BOYS ARE) BACK IN TOWN")
 1989 Slaves of New York ("Tongue Dance")
 1988 Action Jackson (producer: "FARAWAY EYES", "UNDRESS") / (writer: "FARAWAY EYES")
 1987 WrestleMania III (TV Movie) (writer: "The Bird")
 1986 Tough Guys (performer: "Let's Have Some Fun" - as Jessie Johnson) / (writer: "Let's Have Some Fun" - as Jessie Johnson)
 1986 Pretty in Pink (performer: "Get to Know Ya") / (writer: "Get to Know Ya")
 1985 The Breakfast Club (lyrics: "Heart Too Hot To Hold") / (performer: "Heart Too Hot To Hold")
 1984 Purple Rain (lyrics: "Jungle Love", "The Bird") / (music: "Jungle Love", "The Bird")
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