No photo available. Represent The Mamas and the Papas? Add or change photos at IMDbPro
Up 374 this week

The Mamas and the Papas


Legend has it that Cass Elliot developed her higher vocal range after being hit on the head by a pipe. See more trivia »
More at IMDbPro » Add or change photos on IMDbPro Represent The Mamas and the Papas? Add or change photos

IMDb Picks: August

Visit our IMDb Picks section to see our recommendations of movies and TV shows coming out in August.

Visit the IMDb Picks section

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 542 people
created 19 Oct 2010
list image
a list of 86 people
created 15 Aug 2011
a list of 151 people
created 27 Oct 2011
a list of 47 people
created 8 months ago
a list of 100 people
created 3 months ago

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of The Mamas and the Papas's work have you seen?

User Polls

Known For


Hide Hide Show Show Soundtrack (58 credits)
 2013 North America (TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode)
- Savage Edge (2013) ... (performer: "California Dreamin")
 2013 Mad Men (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- The Crash (2013) ... (performer: "Words of Love" - uncredited)
 2012 The Voice UK (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Blind Auditions 4 (2012) ... (performer: "California Dreamin'" - uncredited)
 2012 Beatrix, Oranje onder Vuur (TV Mini-Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- De Troon (2012) ... (performer: "California Dreamin'" - uncredited)
 2011 Fringe (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Neither Here Nor There (2011) ... (performer: "California Dreamin'" - uncredited)
 2011 The Vampire Diaries (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- The Last Dance (2011) ... (performer: "Dedicated to the One I Love" - uncredited)
 2011 Some Jerk with a Camera (TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode)
- Ten Years of Disney's California Adventure (2011) ... (performer: "California Dreamin'")
 2010 A Turtle's Tale: Sammy's Adventures (performer: "California Dreamin")
 2010 The Other Guys (performer: "Monday, Monday" - as The Mamas & The Papas)
 2010 Repo Men (performer: "Dream A Little Dream Of Me" - as The Mamas & The Papas)
 2010 CSI: Miami (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- L.A. (2010) ... (performer: "California Dreamin'")
 2010 Leap Year (performer: "DREAM A LITTLE DREAM OF ME" - as The Mamas & The Papas)
 2009 All You Need Is Love (TV Movie) (performer: "Dream A Little Dream Of Me" - uncredited)
 2009 The National Parks: America's Best Idea (TV Mini-Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode)
- The Morning of Creation: 1946-1980 (2009) ... (performer: "California Dreamin'")
 2009 Farewell De Gaulle, Farewell (TV Movie) (performer: "California Dreamin'")
 2008 Banda sonora (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #4.9 (2008) ... (performer: "Dedicated to the One I Love")
 2008 Californication (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Slip of the Tongue (2008) ... (performer: "California Dreamin'")
 2008 60/90 (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- L'home a la lluna i Claudia Schiffer (2008) ... (performer: "California Dreamin'")
 2007 California Dreamin' (performer: "California Dreamin'")
 2007 Aliens Fall in Love (Short) (performer: "California Dreamin'")
 2006 The Eight (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Hard Day (2006) ... (performer: "Califirnia Dreamin'" - uncredited)
 2006 The Hills Have Eyes (writer: "California Dreaming")
 2005 Lemming (performer: "Dream a Little Dream of Me")
 2005 California Dreamin': The Songs of 'The Mamas & the Papas' (TV Movie) (performer: "I Call Your Name', "Dancing in the Street", "Do You Believe in Magic", "Somebody Groovy", "Words of Love", "Creeque Alley", "Twelve-Thirty (Young Girls Are Coming to the Canyon)", "I Saw Her Again", "Dancing Bear", "Once Was a Time I Thought", "Dedicated to the One I Love", "Monday, Monday", "Straight Shooter", "My Heart Stood Still", "California Dreamin'", "Nowhere Man')
 2005 Cold Case (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Revolution (2005) ... (performer: "California Dreamin'")
 2004 The West Wing (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Impact Winter (2004) ... (writer: "Monday, Monday" - uncredited)
 2004 After the Sunset (performer: "California Dreamin'", "Go Where You Wanna Go")
 2001-2003 Hinter Gittern - Der Frauenknast (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes)
- Truck Stop (2003) ... (performer: "California Dreamin'")
- Die schwarze Witwe (2001) ... (performer: "Dream A Little Dream Of Me")
 2003 Mayor of the Sunset Strip (Documentary) (performer: "Monday, Monday" - as The Mamas & The Papas)
 2002 Morvern Callar (performer: "Dedicated to the One I Love")
 2001 He Died with a Felafel in His Hand (performer: "California Dreaming")
 2001 Belphégor - Le fantôme du Louvre (performer: "California Dreamin'")
 2000 A Summer Tale (performer: "Dream a Little Dream of Me")
 1999 Girl, Interrupted (performer: "Got a Feelin'")
 1999 Turtle Sitting (Short) (performer: "Monday, Monday")
 1998 Zingo (performer: "MONDAY, MONDAY")
 1998 Why Do Fools Fall in Love (performer: "California Dreamin'")
 1998 A Bright Shining Lie (TV Movie) (performer: "Monday, Monday" - as The Mamas and The Papas)
 1997 976-WISH (Short) ("Dream A Little Dream")
 1996 Beautiful Thing (performer: "Creeque Alley", "Dream a little dream of me")
 1995 Art for Teachers of Children (performer: "Safe in My Garden")
 1994 There Goes My Baby (performer: "California Dreamin'" - as The Mamas and Papas)
 1994 Chungking Express (performer: "California Dreamin'")
 1994 Forrest Gump (performer: "California Dreamin'" (1963))
 1994 The Critic (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- L.A. Jay (1994) ... (performer: "California Dreamin'" (1963) - uncredited)
 1994 Florida Lady (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Nichts als Ärger (1994) ... (performer: "Monday, Monday", "Dream A Little Dream Of Me")
 1990 Parker Lewis Can't Lose (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Radio Free Flamingo (1990) ... (performer: "Dedicated to the One I Love" - uncredited)
 1990 Beverly Hills, 90210 (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- The Green Room (1990) ... (performer: "Monday, Monday" - uncredited)
 1990 Air America (performer: "California Dreamin'")
 1990 Stella (performer: "Carliforna Dreamin'")
 1989 In Country (performer: "Dedicated to the One I Love")
 1989 She's Out of Control (performer: "California Dreamin'" - as Mamas and Papas)
 1988 Rockin' the Night Away (TV Movie) (performer: "Monday, Monday")
 1986 Quiet Cool (performer: "California Dreamin'")
 1981 American Pop (performer: "California Dreamin'")
 1980 Getting Wasted (performer: "Monday, Monday" - as The Mamas and The Papas)
 1980 The Hollywood Knights (performer: "California Dreamin'" - as The Mamas & Papas)
  Shindig! (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 1965) (writer - 1 episode, 1965)
- Episode #2.25 (1965) ... (performer: "Yesterday", "Do You Believe in Magic", "You've Got to Hide Your Love Away", "Hang On, Sloopy") / (writer: "I Call Your Name", "Somebody Groovy", "California Dreamin'")
Show Show Self (6 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (9 credits)

Personal Details

Other Works:

Album: "If You Can Believe Your Eyes and Ears" (Dunhill)

Did You Know?


As well as a selection of Cass Elliot's solo material, some of the bands best known hits were featured in the 1996 film "Beautiful Thing". See more »

Message Boards

Discuss The Mamas and the Papas on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page