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Jerry Reed (I) (1937–2008)


Tall, blond haired country & western singer / songwriter from Atlanta Georgia, who usually appears in films portraying good humored Southern type characters. Reed was already writing and singing music in high school, and was signed by Capitol Records to a three-year contract in 1955. However, in 1958, he signed over to NRC Records, and appeared ... See full bio »

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Known For

Smokey and the Bandit
(1977)
The Waterboy
The Waterboy Red Beaulieu
(1998)
The Survivors
The Survivors Jack Locke
(1983)

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  Atop the Fourth Wall (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2016) (writer - 1 episode, 2016)
 2015 Car Share (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
 2014 Archer (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
 2013 Grand Theft Auto V (Video Game) (performer: "You Took All the Ramblin' Out of Me")
  Raising Hope (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2012) (writer - 1 episode, 2012)
  Todd's Pop Song Reviews (TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode, 2011) (writer - 1 episode, 2011)
 2010/I The Bounty Hunter (performer: "She Got the Goldmine (I Got the Shaft)")
 2010 The Marty Stuart Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
 2007 Opry Video Classics: Honky-Tonk Heroes (Video) (writer: "Misery Loves Company")
 2007 Delta Farce (performer: "East Bound and Down") / (writer: "East Bound and Down")
 2006 Wanderlust (TV Movie documentary) (performer: "Eastbound and Down") / (writer: "Eastbound and Down")
  Family Guy (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2006) (writer - 1 episode, 2006)
 2006 Kupetzky (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
 2006 Take the Lead (performer: "These Days")
 2005 My Name Is Earl (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes)
 2005 The Dukes of Hazzard (performer: "Guitar Man") / (writer: "Guitar Man")
 2005 Stewie Griffin: The Untold Story (Video) (performer: "East Bound And Down") / (writer: "East Bound And Down")
 2004 Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (Video Game) ("Amos Moses", uncredited) / (writer: "Amos Moses" - uncredited)
 2004 Crossing Jordan (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
 2000 Radio Free Steve ("Westbound and Down" (1986))
 1997 The Brave (performer: "Amos Moses") / (writer: "Amos Moses" - as J. Reed)
 1993 The Thing Called Love (writer: "A Thing Called Love" - as Jerry Reed Hubbard)
 1987 Dolly (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
 1983 Transport (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
 1981 This Is Elvis (writer: "Guitar Man" - uncredited)
 1980 Smokey and the Bandit II (performer: "Texas Bound and Flying") / (producer: "Texas Bound and Flying") / (writer: "Texas Bound and Flying" - as J.R. Hubbard)
  Concrete Cowboys (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 1979) (writer - 1 episode, 1979)
 1979 Hot Stuff (performer: "Hot Stuff") / (producer: "Hot Stuff") / (writer: "Hot Stuff")
 1978 High-Ballin' (performer: "High Rollin'") / (writer: "High Rollin'")
 1977 Top of the Pops (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
 1977 Smokey and the Bandit ("East Bound And Down", "The Legend") / (performer: "East Bound And Down", "Bandit", "The Legend", "West Bound And Down" (uncredited)) / (writer: "West Bound And Down" - uncredited)
 1976 Gator (performer: "Gator") / (writer: "Gator")
 1976 Drive-In (performer: "Last Train to Clarksville")
 1975 The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
 1975 The Ernie Sigley Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
 1975 W.W. and the Dixie Dancekings (lyrics: "A Friend") / (music: "A Friend") / (performer: "A Friend", "I Washed My Hands in Muddy Water" (uncredited), "Blues Stay Away from Me" (uncredited), "My Bucket's Got a Hole in It" (uncredited)) / (writer: "There's Better Things in Life" - uncredited)
 1975 Moonrunners ("Today Is Mine") / (performer: "Lightning Rod") / (writer: "Lightning Rod")
  In Concert (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 1975) (writer - 1 episode, 1975)
 1972 The New Scooby-Doo Movies (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
  American Bandstand (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 1971) (writer - 1 episode, 1971)
 1971 Vanishing Point (performer: "Welcome to Nevada")
  The Johnny Cash Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode, 1970) (performer - 1 episode, 1969)
 1970 This Is Tom Jones (TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode)
  The Porter Wagoner Show (TV Series) (performer - 3 episodes, 1968 - 1970) (writer - 3 episodes, 1968 - 1970)
 1968 Elvis (TV Special documentary) (writer: "Guitar Man")
 1964-1965 Shindig! (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Album: "Lord, Mr. Ford" (RCA) See more »

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Height:

6' 0½" (1.84 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

[about Gene Hackman in Bat*21 (1988)] He don't act. He just shows up and he "be's". See more »

Trivia:

A popular session and tour guitarist who played with the likes of Chet Atkins, Joan Baez and Ringo Starr. See more »

Nickname:

The Guitar Man

Star Sign:

Pisces

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