Johnny Ramone (1948–2004)

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Johnny Ramone was born John William Cummings in Queens, New York. He went to be the guitar player for the Ramones, alongside Jeffrey Hyman and Douglas Colvin (later Joey Ramone and Dee Dee Ramone). They also hired Thomas Erdelyi (later Tommy Ramone) as drummer. Tommy disbanded in 1978 and asked Marc Steven Bell (later Marky Ramone) if he would ... See full bio »

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 2019 Spider-Man: Far from Home (writer: "I Wanna Be Your Boyfriend")
 2018-2019 A.P. Bio (TV Series) (writer - 17 episodes)
- Kinda Sorta (2019) ... (writer: "Listen to My Heart")
- Ride the Ram (2019) ... (writer: "Listen to My Heart")
- Handcuffed (2019) ... (writer: "Listen to My Heart")
- Wednesday Morning, 8 AM (2019) ... (writer: "Listen to My Heart")
- Nuns (2019) ... (writer: "Listen to My Heart")
 2019 Pet Sematary (writer: "Pet Sematary")
 2017-2018 Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Return (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Ator, the Fighting Eagle (2018) ... (writer: "Rock 'n' Roll High School" - uncredited)
- Avalanche (2017) ... (writer: "Rock 'n' Roll High School" - uncredited)
 2018 The Deuce (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- There's an Art to This (2018) ... (writer: "You're Gonna Kill That Girl")
 2018 Our Lives (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Fight Like a Girl (2018) ... (writer: "Blitzkrieg Bop" - uncredited)
 2017 Spider-Man: Homecoming (writer: "Blitzkrieg Bop")
 2017 Dare to Be Different (Documentary) (as John Cummings, "Rockaway Beach")
 2017 Lip Sync Battle (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Jay Leno Vs. Craig Ferguson (2017) ... (writer: "I Wanna Be Sedated")
 2016 Atmos the Addict (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Sundown (2016) ... (writer: "I Wanna Be Sedated")
 2016 Roadies (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Life Is a Carnival (2016) ... (writer: "Loudmouth" - uncredited)
 2015-2016 Ochéntame... otra vez (TV Series documentary) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Soy rebelde (2016) ... (writer: "Blitzkrieg Bop")
- La juventud canta y baila (2015) ... (writer: "Rock 'N' Roll High School")
 2015 Pan (writer: "Blitzkrieg Bop")
 2015/II The Program (writer: "Blitzkrieg Bop")
 2015 It's Only Rock 'n' Roll: Rock 'n' Roll at the BBC (TV Movie) (writer: "Rock 'n' Roll High School")
 2015 Terminator Genisys (writer: "I Wanna Be Sedated")
 2015/I A Perfect Day (writer: "Pinhead" - as J. Cummings)
 2015 Danny Says (Documentary) (writer: "I Don't Wanna Go Down to the Basement")
 2014 Constantine (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Devil's Vinyl (2014) ... (writer: "I Wanna Be Sedated" - uncredited)
 2013 The Vampire Diaries (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Because the Night (2013) ... (writer: "Loudmouth" - uncredited)
 2012 The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #21.17 (2012) ... (writer: "Pet Sematary")
 2012 Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Days (writer: "Rock 'n' Roll High School")
 2012 Burning Man: Metropolis (Documentary) (writer: "Blitzkrieg Bop" - as John Cummings)
 2011 My Life (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Boyracers (2011) ... (writer: "BLITZKRIEG BOP" - uncredited)
 2010 Glory Daze (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Pilot (2010) ... (writer: "I Wanna Be Sedated" - uncredited)
 2010 Get Him to the Greek (writer: "Cretin Hop")
 2010 Date Night (writer: "Blitzkrieg Bop")
 2005-2010 Cold Case (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Bombers (2010) ... (writer: "We Want the Airwaves" (Uncredited) - as John Cummings)
- Blank Generation (2005) ... (writer: "I Wanna Be Sedated")
 2009 Whip It (writer: "Sheena Is a Punk Rocker" - as John Cummings)
 2008 Banda sonora (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #4.15 (2008) ... (writer: "I Wanna Be Sedated")
 2008 It Might Get Loud (Documentary) (writer: "Glad to See You Go" - as John Cummings)
 2008 The Wave (writer: "Rock 'n' Roll High School")
 2007 ER (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Blackout (2007) ... (writer: "I Wanna Be Sedated")
 2007 South Park (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Guitar Queer-o (2007) ... (writer: "I Wanna Be Sedated")
 2007 Skate. (Video Game) (writer: "Psycho Therapy")
 2007 The Hunting Party (writer: "I Wanna Be Sedated" - as John Cummings)
 2007 Young@Heart (Documentary) (writer: "I Wanna Be Sedated" - as John Cummings)
 2007 Shrek the Third (writer: "Do You Remember Rock 'N' Roll Radio?" - as John Cummings)
 2006 Tony Hawk's Project 8 (Video Game) (writer: "I Wanna Live")
 2006 Accepted (writer: "Blitzkrieg Bop")
 2006 Entourage (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- I Wanna Be Sedated (2006) ... (writer: "Blitzkrieg Bop" - as John Cummings)
 2006 The Lather Effect (writer: "I Wanna Be Sedated", "I Wanna Be Your Boyfriend" - as J. Cummings)
 2006 Too Tough to Die: A Tribute to Johnny Ramone (Documentary) (writer: "Durango 95", "Today Your Love, Tomorrow The World", "Pin Head", "I Just Wanna Have Something To Do", "I Wanna Be Sedated", "She's The One", "It's A Long Way Back", "Wart Hog", "Don't Come Close", "I Wanna Be Your Boyfriend", "My Brain Is Hanging Upside Down (Bonzo Goes to Bitburg)", "Cretin Hop", "I Believe In Miracles", "Sheena Is A Punk Rocker", "Judy Is A Punk", "Commando", "Blitzkrieg Bop", "Something To Believe In", "Teenage Lobotomy" - as Cummings)
 2006 Rising Son: The Legend of Skateboarder Christian Hosoi (Documentary) (writer: "Judy Is a Punk", "I Wanna Be Sedated" - as John Cummings)
 2006 Final Destination 3 (writer: "Blitzkreig Bop" - as John Cummings)
 2005 True Crime: New York City (Video Game) (writer: "Beat On The Brat" - as Cummings)
 2005 Guitar Hero (Video Game) (writer: "I Wanna Be Sedated")
 2005 Nearing Grace (writer: "I Wanna Be Your Boyfriend" - as John Cummings)
 2005 Punk: Attitude (Documentary) (writer: "I Don't Wanna Walk Around With You", "Blitzkrieg Bop", "Loudmouth" - as Cummings)
 2004 Christmas with the Kranks (writer: "Merry Christmas (I Don't Wanna Fight Tonight)" (1989) - as John Cummings)
 2004 Tony Hawk's Underground 2 (Video Game) (writer: "Rock and Roll High School")
 2004 Ramones Raw (Documentary) (writer: "Teenage Lobotomy", "Rockaway Beach", "Cretin Hop", "I Wanna Be Sedated", "Sheena Is a Punk Rocker", "Rock and Roll High School", "Do You Remember Rock and Roll Radio", "Pinhead", "Apeman Hop", "I Don't Want You", "I Don't Care", "I Can't Make It on Time", "I Just Wanna have Something to Do", "She's the One")
 2002-2003 What's New, Scooby-Doo? (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
- Homeward Hound (2003) ... (writer: "Now I Wanna Be a Good Boy")
- Lights! Camera! Mayhem! (2003) ... (writer: "I Don't Wanna Walk Around With You")
- She Sees Sea Monsters by the Sea Shore (2002) ... (writer: "Rockaway Beach")
 2003 School of Rock (as John Cummings, "Do You Remember Rock 'N' Roll Radio")
 2003 Shattered Glass (writer: "Blitzkrieg Bop" - as John Cummings)
 2003 Mayor of the Sunset Strip (Documentary) (writer: "I Wanna Be Sedated" - as John Cummings)
 2003 11:14 (writer: "I Just Want To Have Something To Do" - as John Cummings)
 2003 Daddy Day Care (writer: "I Wanna Be Sedated" - as John Cummings)
 2003 House of 1000 Corpses (writer: "Now I Wanna Sniff Some Glue" - as John Cummings)
 2003 End of the Century (Documentary) (writer: "Blitzkrieg Bop", "Judy Is a Punk", "I Don't Wanna Go Down to the Basement", "Loud Mouth", "I Don't Wanna Walk Around with You", "Today Your Love, Tomorrow the World", "Beat on the Brat", "Now I Wanna Sniff Some Glue", "53rd & 3rd", "Glad to See You Go", "You're Gonna Kill That Girl", "I Wanna Be Well", "Sheena Is a Punk Rocker", "Teenage Lobotomy", "Chinese Rock", "Cretin Hop", "I Wanna Be Sedated", "Do You Remember Rock N Roll Radio", "Rock 'N' Roll High School", "Danny Says", "I Want You Around", "KKK Took My Baby Away", "Wart Hog", "Mama's Boy", "We're a Happy Family", "Pinhead", "Durango 95", "Commando" - as John Cummings)
 2003 The West Wing (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Long Goodbye (2003) ... (writer: "I Wanna Be Sedated" - uncredited)
 2002 Fastlane (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Mighty Blue (2002) ... (writer: "I Wanna Be Sedated")
 2002 Gilmore Girls (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Application Anxiety (2002) ... (writer: "I Wanna Be Sedated" - uncredited)
 2002 Titus (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Insanity Genetic: Part 2 (2002) ... (writer: "I Wanna Be Sedated" - as John Cummings, uncredited)
 2002 The Ramones and I (Documentary short) (writer: "Do You Remember Rock and Roll Radio"")
 2001 Go-Go's from Central Park (Video documentary) (writer: "I Wanna Be Sedated")
 2001 Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius (as John Cummings, "Blitzkreig Bop")
 2001 Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 3 (Video Game) (writer: "Blitzkrieg Bop" - uncredited)
 2001 The Royal Tenenbaums (writer: "Judy Is A Punk" - as John Cummings)
 2001 Characters (writer: "I Wanna Be Sedated")
 2001 Freddy Got Fingered (writer: "We're A Happy Family" - as John Cummings)
 2001 Sugar & Spice (writer: "Blitzkrieg Bop" - as John Cummings)
  The Simpsons (TV Series) (music - 1 episode, 2000) (performer - 1 episode, 2000) (writer - 1 episode, 2000)
- Skinner's Sense of Snow (2000) ... (music: "Blitzkrieg Bop (Instrumental)") / (performer: "Blitzkrieg Bop (Instrumental)") / (writer: "Blitzkrieg Bop (Instrumental)")
 1999 Detroit Rock City (writer: "I Wanna Be Sedated", "Blitzkreig Bop" - as John Cummings)
 1999 Final Rinse (writer: "I Just Wanna Have Something To Do" - as J. Cummings)
 1999 Idle Hands (writer: "I Wanna Be Sedated")
 1999 200 Cigarettes (as John Cummings, "I Don't Care")
 1998 Jidder (Short) (writer: "Teenage Lobotomy")
 1998 SLC Punk! (writer: "Cretin Hop", "She's The One" - as John Cummings)
 1998 Whatever (writer: "I Wanna Be Your Boyfriend" - as John Cummings)
 1997 Private Parts (writer: "Pinhead" - as John Cummings)
 1996 Carpool (writer: "I Wanna Be Sedated" - as John Cummings)
 1996 Lukas (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Rivalen (1996) ... (writer: "Sheena Is A Punk Rocker" - uncredited)
 1995 1995 MTV Movie Awards (TV Special) (writer: "I Wanna Be Sedated")
 1994 Airheads (writer: "We Want the Airwaves" - as John Cummings)
 1993 Beavis and Butt-Head (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Blood Drive (1993) ... (writer: "I Wanna Be Sedated")
 1993 Mystery Science Theater 3000 (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Monster A-Go Go (1993) ... (writer: "Rock 'n' Roll High School")
 1989 Pet Sematary (writer: "Sheena Is A Punk Rocker")
 1989 Rockopop (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 11 February 1989 (1989) ... (writer: "Blitzkrieg Bod")
 1988 Tapeheads (writer: "I Wanna Be Sedated")
 1980 Times Square (writer: "I Wanna Be Sedated")
 1979 Over the Edge (writer: "Teenage Lobotomy")
 1979 Rock 'n' Roll High School (writer: "I Just Wanna Have Something to Do", "I Wanna Be Sedated", "I Want You Around", "Pinhead", "Questioningly", "Rock 'n' Roll High School", "She's the One", "Sheena Is a Punk Rocker", "Teenage Lobotomy")
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