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Robert Hunter (V)

Robert Hunter was born on June 23, 1941 in San Luis Obispo, California, USA as Robert Christie Burns. See full bio »

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Known For

Foxcatcher
Foxcatcher Soundtrack
(2014)
Wild
Wild Soundtrack
(2014)
The Dreamers
The Dreamers Soundtrack
(2003)
Runaway Bride
Runaway Bride Soundtrack
(1999)

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 2015 Animal House of Blues 33 1/3 (Documentary) (writer: "SCARLET BEGONIAS", "SUNSHINE DAYDREAM") (completed)
 2015-2016 Conan (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Dana Carvey/Deon Cole/Unknown Mortal Orchestra (2016) ... (writer: "Shakedown Street")
- Benicio Del Toro/Starlee Kine/Watkins Family Hour (2015) ... (writer: "Brokedown Palace")
  The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) (lyrics - 2 episodes, 2016) (writer - 1 episode, 2016)
- Maya Rudolph & Martin Short/Leslie Odom Jr./Courtney Barnett (2016) ... (writer: "New Speedway Boogie")
- Miley Cyrus/Josh Gad/Anthony Bourdain & Mario Batali (2016) ... (lyrics: "Casey Jones" - uncredited)
- Vince Vaughn/Ryan Seacrest/Dead & Company (2016) ... (lyrics: "Shakedown Street")
 2014 The Mindy Project (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Christmas (2014) ... (writer: "Ripple" - uncredited)
 2014/I Wild (writer: "Box of Rain", "Ripple")
 2014 Foxcatcher (writer: "St. Stephen")
 2013 The Simpsons (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Homerland (2013) ... (writer: "Shakedown Street")
 2012 Bank Roll (writer: "Casey Jones")
 2012 Animal House of Blues: How a Community Helped Create a Hollywood Blockbuster or Two (Documentary) (writer: "SCARLET BEGONIAS", "SUNSHINE DAYDREAM")
 2012 Parenthood (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Left Field (2012) ... (writer: "Franklin's Tower" - uncredited)
 2011 Peace, Love, & Misunderstanding (writer: "Scarlet Begonias", "Loose Lucy", "Stella Blue")
 2011 Blue Crush 2 (Video) (writer: "Black Muddy River", "Truckin'")
 2008-2011 The Marty Stuart Show (TV Series) (lyrics - 2 episodes)
- Family & Friends (2011) ... (lyrics: "Fire on the Mountain")
- The Old Crow Medicine Show (2008) ... (lyrics: "Fire on the Mountain")
 2011 Salvation Boulevard (writer: "Brown Eyed Women", "Franklin's Tower")
 2011 Magic Trip: Ken Kesey's Search for a Kool Place (Documentary) (writer: "Truckin'")
 2011 The Music Never Stopped (writer: "Uncle John's Band", "Sugar Magnolia (Live at Porter Chester, NY, February 24, 1971)", "Truckin'", "Touch of Grey", "Truckin' (Live at Deer Creek Music Center, July 15, 1989)", "Ripple", "Touch of Grey (Live at Brendan Byrne Arena, October 14, 1989)")
 2010 Extraordinary Measures (writer: "Truckin'")
 2009 The National Parks: America's Best Idea (TV Mini-Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Morning of Creation: 1946-1980 (2009) ... (writer: "Sugar Magnolia" - as Robert C. Hunter)
 2009/I The Box (writer: "Scarlet Begonias")
 2008 Peyote to LSD: A Psychedelic Odyssey (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "Dark Star")
 2008 Wetlands Preserved: The Story of an Activist Nightclub (Documentary) (performer: "Box of Rain") / (writer: "Box of Rain")
 2007 Lucy: The Daughter of the Devil (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Terry the Teratoma (2007) ... (writer: "Friend of the Devil")
 2006 Phil Lesh & Friends Live at the Warfield (Video) (writer: "Cosmic Charley", "Uncle John's Band", "Eyes of The World", "St. Stephen", "The Eleven", "Caution (Do Not Stop On Tracks)", "New Speedway Boogie", "Franklin's Tower")
 2006/II Catch and Release (writer: "Uncle John's Band" (1970))
 2006 Parashat Ha-Shavua (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Vayeira (2006) ... (writer: "DARK STAR")
 2005 The Wendell Baker Story (writer: "Scarlet Begonias")
 2005 The Life and Hard Times of Guy Terrifico (writer: "Friend of the Devil")
 2003 Festival Express (Documentary) (writer: "Casey Jones", "Friend of the Devil", "New Speedway Boogie" - as R. Hunter)
 2003 The Dreamers (writer: "Dark Star" (1968))
 2003 The Boys of 2nd Street Park (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "Sugar Magnolia" - as Robert C. Hunter)
 2002/I Highway (writer: "Scarlet Begonias")
 2000 Freaks and Geeks (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Discos and Dragons (2000) ... (writer: "Box of Rain", "Ripple" - uncredited)
 1997-1999 Mystery Science Theater 3000 (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Squirm (1999) ... (writer: "Truckin'" - uncredited)
- The Deadly Mantis (1997) ... (writer: "Truckin'" - uncredited)
 1999 Runaway Bride ("Sugar Magnolia", "Ripple")
 1999 A Walk on the Moon (writer: "Ripple" (1970), "Uncle John's Band" (1970) - as R. Hunter)
 1998 Around the Fire (writer: "Brown Eyed Women")
 1998 Celebrity (lyrics: "Truckin'" (1970))
 1998 Great Expectations (writer: "Uncle John's Band")
 1996 Flirting with Disaster (writer: "Truckin'")
 1995 The History of Rock 'n' Roll (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- My Generation (1995) ... (writer: "China Cat Sunflower", "Touch of Grey")
 1994 Baseball (TV Mini-Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- A Whole New Ballgame (1994) ... (writer: "Truckin'")
 1993 The Wonder Years (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Eclipse (1993) ... (writer: "Truckin'")
 1989 Rude Awakening (writer: "Uncle John's Band" - as Robbie Hunter)
 1988 Comic Book Confidential (Documentary) (lyrics: "TRUCKIN", "Dark Star")
 1987 Into the Homeland (TV Movie) (writer: "Truckin'")
 1985 Mask (writer: "Ripple")
 1981 Grateful Dead: Dead Ahead (Video) (writer: "Bird Song", "To Lay Me Down", "Ripple", "Ramble on Rose", "Franklin's Tower", "Fire on the Mountain", "Shakedown Street", "He's Gone", "Truckin'")
 1979 WKRP in Cincinnati (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- A Date with Jennifer (1979) ... (writer: "Shakedown Street")
 1978 Saturday Night Live (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Buck Henry/The Grateful Dead (1978) ... (lyrics: "Casey Jones" - uncredited)
 1977 White Trash (writer: "To Lay Me Down", "Sugaree" - uncredited)
 1974 Little Girl Blue (writer: "Deal" - uncredited)
 1970 Zabriskie Point (writer: "Dark Star")
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Show Show Self (7 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (1 credit)
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Inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame (as a member of the Grateful Dead) in 1994. See more »

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Cancer

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