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Buddy Johnson (II) (1915–1977)

Composer, conductor and pianist. He began his career by conducting and playing piano with a small group at first and later with a large orchestra in night clubs, theatres and on records. Joining ASCAP in 1964, his popular-song compositions include "Stop Pretending", "Since I Fell for You", and "Please, Mr. Miller". See full bio »

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(age 62)

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Known For

Ghost
Ghost Soundtrack
(1990)
Life
Life Soundtrack
(1999)
An Education
An Education Soundtrack
(2009)
42
42 Soundtrack
(2013)

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 2016 Lady Day at Emerson's Bar & Grill (TV Movie) (writer: "I Wonder Where Our Love Has Gone" - as Johnson)
 2014 The Rewrite (writer: "Since I Fell For You" - as Woodrow Johnson)
 2013 42 (writer: "Did You See Jackie Robinson Hit That Ball?")
 2010 Vanishing on 7th Street (performer: "Keep On Lovin' You" - as Ella and Buddy Johnson) / (writer: "Keep On Lovin' You" - as Woodrow "Buddy" Johnson)
 2010 Our Family Wedding (writer: "Save Your Love for Me")
 2010 Rock & Chips (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Pilot (2010) ... (writer: "You Won't Let Me Go" - as B. Johnson, uncredited)
 2009 It's Complicated (writer: "Since I Fell for You")
 2009 An Education (writer: "Since I Fell For You")
 2006 Canadian Idol (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Top 11 Girls Performances (2006) ... (writer: "Since I Fell for You")
 2006 American Idol (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Top 24 Performance Show: Part 1 (Girls) (2006) ... (writer: "Since I Fell for You")
 2005 The Lady Red Trio (Short) ("Since I Fell For You")
 2004 Boston Legal (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Change of Course (2004) ... (writer: "Since I Fell For You")
 1999/I Life (performer: "When My Man Comes Home") / (writer: "When My Man Comes Home")
 1994 Baseball (TV Mini-Series documentary) (writer - 2 episodes)
- The Capital of Baseball (1994) ... (writer: "Did You See Jackie Robinson Hit That Ball" - as Woodrow Johnson)
- The National Pastime (1994) ... (writer: "Did You See Jackie Robinson Hit That Ball" - as Woodrow Johnson)
 1992 Jennifer 8 ("Since I Fell For You")
 1991 Dogfight (writer: "SINCE I FELL FOR YOU" - as B. Johnson)
 1991 The Marrying Man (writer: "SATISFY MY SOUL")
 1990 Ghost (writer: "Since I Fell for You")
 1988 Clean and Sober (writer: "Since I Fell for You")
 1985 Moonlighting (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Moonlighting (Pilot) (1985) ... (writer: "Since I Fell for You")
 1982 On Location: Robert Klein at Yale (TV Special) (writer: "Since I Fell for You")
 1979 More American Graffiti (writer: "Since I Fell for You")
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