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And the Beat Goes On: The Sonny and Cher Story (1999)

Based on the autobiography of Sonny Bono, this film focuses on the volatile relationship between Sonny (Jay Underwood) and Cher (Renee Faia) during the early 60's to their divorce in the late 70's.

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Nominated for 3 Primetime Emmys. Another 2 wins. See more awards »
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Enzo (as Duke Moosekian)
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Based on the autobiography of Sonny Bono, this film focuses on the volatile relationship between Sonny (Jay Underwood) and Cher (Renee Faia) during the early 60's to their divorce in the late 70's.

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They didn't change pop culture. They defined it.

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Did You Know?

Quotes

Sonny Bono: [narrating] I only knew three chords on the piano, but with three chords I could write a song.
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Connections

References Moonstruck (1987) See more »

Soundtracks

I Got You Babe
Written by Sonny Bono
Performed by Jess Harnell and Kelly van Hoose Smith
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31 March 2002 | by (POOLE DORSET, ENGLAND) – See all my reviews

I am dying to know what Renee REALLY looks like under the wig and makeup that made her so convincing as CHER. Is there nobody out there who can help me? Surely a publicity shot exists somewhere, who ever heard of an actress who DIDN'T want publicity?


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