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John Sebastian (I)


John Sebastian was born on March 17, 1944 in New York City, New York, USA as John Benson Sebastian. He is known for his work on Blow-Up (1966), Die Hard with a Vengeance (1995) and The Postman (1997). He has been married to Catherine Barnett since 1972. They have two children. He was previously married to Loretta Kaye and Jean Webber. See full bio »

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Known For

Blow-Up
Blow-Up Soundtrack
(1966)
Die Hard with a Vengeance
(1995)
The Postman
The Postman Soundtrack
(1997)
The Care Bears Movie
The Care Bears Movie Music Department
(1985)

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 1985 The Care Bears Movie (additional songs)
 1985 Strawberry Shortcake Meets the Berrykins (TV Movie) (musician)
 1983 The Act (music producer)
  Welcome Back, Kotter (TV Series) (composer - 107 episodes, 1975 - 1979) (performer - 95 episodes, 1975 - 1979)
- The Bread Winners (1979) ... (composer: theme music) / (performer: theme song)
- I'm Okay, But You're Not (1979) ... (composer: theme music) / (performer: theme song)
- Oo-Oo, I Do: Part 1 (1979) ... (composer: theme music) / (performer: theme song)
- Oo-Oo, I Do: Part 2 (1979) ... (composer: theme music) / (performer: theme song)
- The Gang Show (1979) ... (composer: theme music) / (performer: theme song)
 1977 Whither Weather (Short) (musician: harmonica)
 1977 A Doonesbury Special (Short) (musician: harmonica solos)
 1966 You're a Big Boy Now (composer: songs - as John B. Sebastian)
 1966 Kiss the Girls and Make Them Die (musician: harmonica soloist)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Stage Play: Jimmy Shine. Written by Murray Schisgal. Music by John Sebastian. Lyrics by John Sebastian [earliest Broadway credit]. Scenic Design by Edward Burbridge. Directed by Donald Driver. Brooks Atkinson Theatre: 5 Dec 1968- 26 Apr 1969 (161 performances + 20 previews). Cast: Dustin Hoffman (as "Jimmy Shine"), Barbara Cason (as "Miss ... See more »

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Alternate Names:

The Lovin' Spoonful | John B. Sebastian | Lovin' Spoonful
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Inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2000 (as a member of The Lovin' Spoonful). See more »

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