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J. Geils (1946–2017)


J. Geils was born on February 20, 1946 in New York City, New York, USA as John Warren Geils Jr. He died on April 11, 2017 in Groton, Massachusetts, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Hancock
Hancock Soundtrack
(2008)
Grown Ups
Grown Ups Soundtrack
(2010)
Anger Management
Anger Management Soundtrack
(2003)

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 2010 Covert Affairs (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Fool in the Rain (2010) ... (writer: "Freeze Frame" - uncredited)
 2010 Grown Ups (performer: "Come Back", "Just Can't Wait", "I Do")
 2009 Middle Men (performer: "Freeze Frame")
 2009 Fighting (performer: "Come On Baby")
 2009 Spring Breakdown (performer: "Centerfold")
 2007-2008 Star Stories (TV Series) (performer - 3 episodes)
- Peter Andre Presents... Me and Katie: How the Moneymoon Never Ends (2008) ... (performer: "Centerfold" - uncredited)
- Heather Mills (2008) ... (performer: "Centerfold" - uncredited)
 2008 The Office (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Customer Survey (2008) ... (performer: "Centerfold")
 2008 Burn Notice (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Good Soldier (2008) ... (performer: "Monkey Island" - uncredited)
 2008 Hancock (performer: "Whammer Jammer") / (writer: "Whammer Jammer" - as John Geils Jr.)
 2008 Summerhood (performer: "Centerfold")
 2006-2007 My Name Is Earl (TV Series) (performer - 3 episodes)
- Randy in Charge: Of Our Days and Our Nights (2007) ... (performer: "Freeze-Frame" - uncredited)
- Foreign Exchange Student (2007) ... (performer: "Love Stinks" - uncredited)
- Jump for Joy (2006) ... (performer: "Centerfold" - uncredited)
 2005-2007 The Simpsons (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Homerazzi (2007) ... (as The J. Geils Band, "Freeze Frame", uncredited)
- Home Away from Homer (2005) ... ("Freeze-Frame", uncredited)
 2006 Entourage (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Strange Days (2006) ... (performer: "Give it to Me" - uncredited)
 2005 I Love the 80's 3-D (TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode)
- 1980 (2005) ... (performer: "Love Stinks")
 2005 Fever Pitch (performer: "Whammer Jammer (Live)" (2004))
 2005 Opie Gets Laid (performer: "Love Stinks")
 2004 Miracle (performer: "Must Of Got Lost")
 2003 Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle (performer: "Centerfold")
 2003 Anger Management (performer: "Cruisin' for a Love")
 2002 I Love the '80s (TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode)
- 1982 (2002) ... (performer: "Centerfold")
 2000 Lucky Numbers (performer: "Freeze-Frame")
 2000 Freaks and Geeks (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Looks and Books (2000) ... (performer: "Flamethrower" - uncredited)
 1999 Spaced (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Gatherings (1999) ... (performer: "Centerfold")
 1999 That '70s Show (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Grandma's Dead (1999) ... (performer: "Ain't Nothin' But a House Party")
 1998 3rd Rock from the Sun (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Indecent Dick (1998) ... (performer: "Centerfold" - uncredited)
 1995 Man of the Year (performer: "Flamethrower" - as The J. Geils Band)
 1991 Problem Child 2 (performer: "Whammer Jammer")
 1985 Fright Night (performer: "FRIGHT NIGHT")
 1985 The Sure Thing (performer: "Concealed Weapons" - as The J. Geils Band)
 1985 The Falcon and the Snowman (performer: "LOOKIN' FOR A LOVE")
 1985 Fright Night: Electronic Press Kit (Video) (performer: "Fright Night")
 1982 Top of the Pops (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes)
- Episode dated 30 December 1982 (1982) ... (performer: "Centerfold")
- Episode dated 11 February 1982 (1982) ... (performer: "Centerfold")
 1980 Saturday Night Live (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Rodney Dangerfield/The J. Geils Band (1980) ... (performer: "Love Stinks", "Sanctuary" - uncredited)
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Alternate Names:

J. Geils Band | Jay Geils
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The band was founded in Massachusetts in 1967, when Geils was attending the Worcester Polytechnic Institute. They broke up in 1985, but had several reunions. See more »

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