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Erik Darling (1933–2008)

Erik Darling was born on September 25, 1933 in Baltimore, Maryland, USA. He was married to Joan Darling. He died on August 3, 2008 in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA. See full bio »

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Forrest Gump
Forrest Gump Soundtrack
O Brother, Where Art Thou?
Shirley Soundtrack
The Flamingo Kid
The Flamingo Kid Soundtrack


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 2011 Shirley (TV Movie) (lyrics: "Day-o Day-o (The Banana Boat Song) (version 2)") / (writer: "Day-o Day-o (The Banana Boat Song) (version 2)")
 2000 O Brother, Where Art Thou? (performer: "I'll Fly Away" (1929))
 1997 Chicago Hope (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Brain Salad Surgery (1997) ... (writer: "When I'm On My Journey")
 1994 Forrest Gump (as Eric Darling, "Walk Right In" (1963))
 1984 The Flamingo Kid (writer: "Walk Right In" - as Darling)
 1957 Calypso Heat Wave (lyrics: "The Banana Boat Song (version 2)") / (writer: "The Banana Boat Song (version 2)")
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 2007 Chasin' Gus' Ghost (Documentary)
 2004 Isn't This a Time! A Tribute Concert for Harold Leventhal (Documentary)
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