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Roy Turk (I) (1892–1934)

Roy Turk was born on September 20, 1892 in New York City, New York, USA. He died on November 30, 1934 in Hollywood, California, USA. See full bio »

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Zelig Soundtrack
(1983)
(2014)
Mighty Aphrodite Soundtrack
(1995)
The Experiment Soundtrack
(2001)

Filmography

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 2018 The Tunnel (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #3.4 (2018) ... (writer: "Walkin' My Baby Back Home" - uncredited)
 2017 Sun Records (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- 706 Union (2017) ... (writer: "Are You Lonesome Tonight?")
 2016 El gusto es nuestro 20 años (Video) (writer: "Are You Lonesome Tonight")
 2016 Strictly Come Dancing (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Week One: Show Two (2016) ... (writer: "Are You Lonesome Tonight?" - uncredited)
 2016 Lo and Behold: Reveries of the Connected World (Documentary) (writer: "Are You Lonesome Tonight?")
 2016 Morgen hör ich auf (TV Mini-Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Talfahrt (2016) ... (writer: "Are You Lonesome Tonight" - uncredited)
 2014 Waterloo Road (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Final Straw (2014) ... (writer: "Are You Lonesome Tonight?" - uncredited)
 2014 Boardwalk Empire (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Devil You Know (2014) ... (writer: "Walkin' My Baby Back Home" - uncredited)
 2014 Magic in the Moonlight (writer: "I'll Get By (As Long As I Have You)")
 2013 Monica Z (writer: "Sakta vi gå genom stan")
 2013 Canopy (writer: "Walking My Baby Back Home")
 2012 Jack Irish: Black Tide (TV Movie) (lyrics: "Are You Lonesome Tonight?")
 2012 Kurier Romy 2012 (TV Movie) (lyrics: "Are You Lonesome Tonight?" - uncredited)
 2012 Dancing Stars (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Episode #7.1 (2012) ... (lyrics: "Are You Lonesome Tonight?")
 2011 Tu cara me suena (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.4 (2011) ... (writer: "Are You Lonesome Tonight?")
 2011 The Bachelor (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Episode #15.5 (2011) ... (lyrics: "Are You Lonesome Tonight?")
 2011 Elvis XXX: A Porn Parody (Video) (writer: "Are you hornsome tonight" - uncredited)
 2010 Moguls & Movie Stars: A History of Hollywood (TV Mini-Series documentary) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Brother, Can You Spare a Dream?: 1929-1941 (2010) ... (lyrics: "It Must Be You" - uncredited)
 2009 Elvis: Love Me Tender - The Love Songs (Video documentary) (lyrics: "Are You Lonesome Tonight")
 2009 30 Rock (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Mamma Mia (2009) ... (writer: "Walkin' My Baby Back Home" - uncredited)
  Dancing with the Stars (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode, 2009) (writer - 1 episode, 2007)
- Round 1: Part 1 (2009) ... (lyrics: "Are You Lonesome Tonight" - uncredited)
- Round 1: Part 1 (2007) ... (writer: "Walkin' My Baby Back Home")
 2009 Loose Women (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #13.120 (2009) ... (writer: "Walkin' My Baby Back Home")
 2008 Willkommen Österreich (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Die 51. Sendung: Willi Resetarits & Oliver Polak (2008) ... (lyrics: "Are You Lonesome Tonight?" - uncredited)
 2008 Sita Sings the Blues (lyrics: "Mean to Me")
 2008 The Best Movie (writer: "Are You Lonesome Tonight")
 2007 Elvis: #1 Hit Performances (Video) (writer: "Are You Lonesome Tonight?")
 2007 The Game Plan (writer: "Are You Lonesome Tonight?")
 2007 Sarah Vaughan: Live in '58 & '64 (Video) (lyrics: "Mean to Me" - uncredited)
 2006 Elvis Presley: Love Me Tender (Video) (writer: "Are You Lonesome Tonight?")
  Kupetzky (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode, 2006) (writer - 1 episode, 2006)
- Gutes Benehmen (2006) ... (lyrics: "Are You Lonesome Tonight?" - uncredited)
- Schwiegermutter (2006) ... (writer: "Are You Lonesome Tonight?" - uncredited)
 2005 The Californians (lyrics: "I Don't Know Why (I Just Do)")
 2005 D' Anothers (writer: "I Don't Know Why (I Just Do)")
 2005 Elvis (TV Mini-Series) (writer: "Are You Lonesome Tonight?")
 2004 Dean Martin: Encore (Video) (lyrics: "Walkin' My Baby Back Home" - uncredited)
 2004 The Queen of Sheba's Pearls (writer: "Where the Blue of the Night")
 2003 Mona Lisa Smile (writer: "Walkin' My Baby Back Home")
 2002 Elvis Lives (TV Special) (lyrics: "Are You Lonesome Tonight?")
 2002 Gilmore Girls (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- They Shoot Gilmores, Don't They? (2002) ... (writer: "Walkin' My Baby Back Home" - uncredited)
 2002 Uncle Frank (Documentary) (lyrics: "I Don't Know Why (I Just Do)")
 2002 Crossing Jordan (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Miracles & Wonders (2002) ... (lyrics: "Are You Lonesome Tonight" - uncredited)
 2001 Changi (TV Mini-Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Curley (2001) ... (writer: "Where the Blue of the Night (Meets the Gold of the Day)")
 2001 Made (writer: "Mean to Me")
 2001 The Experiment ("Are You Lonesome Tonight")
 2001 Boycott (TV Movie) (writer: "Walkin' My Baby Back Home')
 2000 Saturday Night Live (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Rock/AC/DC (2000) ... (writer: "Are You Lonesome Tonight" - uncredited)
  Great Performances (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode, 1999) (writer - 1 episode, 1985)
- My Favorite Broadway: The Leading Ladies (1999) ... (lyrics: "Ain't Misbehavin' / Mean to Me")
- The Best of Broadway (1985) ... (writer: "Mean To Me")
 1999 Diamonds (writer: "Are You Lonesome Tonight?")
 1998 Babe: Pig in the City (lyrics: "Are You Lonesome Tonight?")
 1997 The Harmonists (lyrics: "I'm Gonna Charleston (Back to Charleston)")
 1997 American Masters (TV Series documentary) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Vaudeville (1997) ... (lyrics: "I Don't Know Why" - uncredited)
 1996 Dollywood: A Memory Worth Repeating (Video documentary) (lyrics: "Are You Lonesome Tonight")
 1995 Mighty Aphrodite (lyrics: "Walkin' My Baby Back Home" (1930))
 1994 Baseball (TV Mini-Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- A National Heirloom (1994) ... (writer: "Mandy Make Up Your Mind" - as Turk)
 1994 That's Entertainment! III (Documentary) (lyrics: "The Lock Step" (1930) - uncredited)
 1994 Florida Lady (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Kein Weg zurück (1994) ... (lyrics: "Are You Lonesome Tonight")
 1993 Cracker (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- To Say I Love You: Part 1 (1993) ... (writer: "Are You Lonesome Tonight?")
 1993 The Dark Half ("Are You Lonesome To-night?")
 1993 As Time Goes By (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Misunderstandings (1993) ... (lyrics: "Walkin' My Baby Back Home" - uncredited)
 1992 Diana Ross Live! The Lady Sings... Jazz & Blues: Stolen Moments (TV Special documentary) (writer: "Mean To Me")
 1992 Sinatra (TV Mini-Series) (lyrics: "Where the Blue of the Night (Meets the Gold of the Day)")
 1992 Elvis: The Lost Performances (Video) (writer: "Are You Lonesome Tonight?")
 1992 Honeymoon in Vegas (writer: "Are You Lonesome Tonight?")
 1991 London Kills Me (writer: "Are You Lonesome Tonight")
 1991 Stepping Out ("Mean to Me")
 1991 Gu ling jie shao nian sha ren shi jian (writer: "Are You Lonesome Tonight?")
 1991 Veraz (writer: "Are You Lonesome Tonight?")
 1991 The Josephine Baker Story (TV Movie) (writer: "I'm a Little Blackbird Looking for a Bluebird')
 1990 Look Who's Talking Too (writer: "Are You Lonesome Tonight")
 1989 Goldeneye (TV Movie) (writer: "I'll Get By" - uncredited)
 1989 The 43rd Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) (lyrics: "Mean to Me")
 1988 Designing Women (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- E.P., Phone Home (1988) ... (lyrics: "Are You Lonesome Tonight")
 1988 French and Saunders (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #2.5 (1988) ... (writer: "Are You Lonesome Tonight?")
 1988 Full House (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Seven-Month Itch: Part 2 (1988) ... (writer: "Are You Lonesome Tonight?")
 1988 Valerie (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The King and I (1988) ... (writer: "Are You Lonesome Tonight?" - uncredited)
 1987 My Best Friend's Birthday (writer: "Are You Lonesome Tonight?")
 1984 Top Secret! ("ARE YOU LONESOME TONIGHT?")
 1984 Undercover (writer: "Are You Lonesome Tonight?")
 1983 Cheers (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Personal Business (1983) ... (writer: "Are You Lonesome Tonight?" - uncredited)
 1983 Zelig (lyrics: "I'll Get By" (1928))
 1983 De weg (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- We zijn nog jong (1983) ... (writer: "Are You Lonesome Tonight?" - uncredited)
 1981 Montenegro (lyrics: "Gimme A Little Kiss") / (music: "Gimme A Little Kiss")
 1981 This Is Elvis ("Are You Lonesome Tonight")
 1980 Jauche und Levkojen (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- 1956 - Eine Flamme verlischt (1980) ... (writer: "Are You Lonesome Tonight" - uncredited)
 1980 Rough Cut (writer: "Mean to Me" - uncredited)
 1980 Lucy Moves to NBC (TV Movie) (writer: "Walkin' My Baby Back Home")
 1978 Kottan ermittelt (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Nachttankstelle (1978) ... ("Are You Lonesome Tonight")
 1977 Elvis in Concert (TV Special documentary) (writer: "Are You Lonesome Tonight")
 1977 The Bob Hope Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Bob Hope's All-Star Comedy Tribute to Vaudeville (1977) ... (writer: "Mean to Me")
 1976 The Porter Wagoner Show (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- T.G. Sheppard (1976) ... (lyrics: "Are You Lonesome Tonight?")
 1975 Columbo (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Forgotten Lady (1975) ... (lyrics: "Walking My Baby Back Home" (1931) - uncredited)
 1975 Brother Can You Spare a Dime (Documentary) (lyrics: "Where the Blue of the Night (Meets the Gold of the Day)" (1931))
 1974 Harry and Tonto (lyrics: "Where the Blue of the Night (Meets the Gold of the Day)" - uncredited)
 1974 California Split (writer: "Mean To Me" - uncredited)
 1974 Otto Waalkes: MCVKIIRVIII (TV Special) (lyrics: "Are You Lonesome Tonight")
 1974 That's Entertainment! (Documentary) (lyrics: "It Must Be You" (1930) - uncredited)
 1973 The Graham Kennedy Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 6 September 1973 (1973) ... (writer: "I Don't Know Why (I Just Do)")
 1972 Lady Sings the Blues (lyrics: "Mean to Me" - uncredited)
 1968 Elvis: The Comeback Special (TV Special documentary) (writer: "Are You Lonesome Tonight?")
 1968 Dean Martin Presents the Golddiggers (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.9 (1968) ... (lyrics: "Walkin' My Baby Back Home" - uncredited)
 1968 The Dean Martin Show (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Episode #3.17 (1968) ... (lyrics: "Walkin' My Baby Back Home" - uncredited)
 1949-1964 The Ed Sullivan Show (TV Series) (lyrics - 2 episodes)
- Episode #17.19 (1964) ... (lyrics: "Two-Ton Tessie from Tennessee" - uncredited)
- Episode #3.12 (1949) ... (lyrics: "Mean to Me" - uncredited)
 1963 The Dinah Shore Chevy Show (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- The Dinah Shore Show (1963) ... (lyrics: "I'll Get By")
 1961 Bandstand (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 2 December 1961 (1961) ... (lyrics: "I Don't Know Why (I Just Do)")
 1961 Playboy's Penthouse (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #2.6 (1961) ... (writer: "Walking My Baby Back Home")
 1961 Bobby Darin and Friends (TV Special) (lyrics: "I'll Get By") / (writer: "Give Me a Little Kiss" - uncredited)
 1960 Perry Como's Kraft Music Hall (TV Series) (lyrics - 2 episodes)
- Episode #13.8 (1960) ... (lyrics: "I Don't Know Why I Love You Like I Do" - uncredited)
- Episode #12.30 (1960) ... (lyrics: "Where the Blue of the Night (Meets the Gold of the Day)" - uncredited)
  The Tennessee Ernie Ford Show (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes, 1957 - 1960) (lyrics - 2 episodes, 1957)
- Gary Crosby (1960) ... (writer: "Walkin' My Baby Back Home" - uncredited)
- Rosemary Clooney (1957) ... (writer: "Gimme a Little Kiss (Will 'Ya' Huh?)" - uncredited)
- Hedda Hopper (1957) ... (lyrics: "Marianne" - uncredited)
- Robert Horton ... (lyrics: "Walkin' My Baby Back Home" - uncredited)
 1960 The Garry Moore Show (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Eydie Gorme, The Baird Puppets (1960) ... (lyrics: "I Don't Know Why" - uncredited)
 1959 The Dick Clark Show (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Episode #2.27 (1959) ... (lyrics: "Are You Lonesome Tonight" - uncredited)
 1958 Jazz Party (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.20 (1958) ... (writer: "Mean to Me")
 1958 Make Room for Daddy (TV Series) (lyrics - 2 episodes)
- The Country Girl (1958) ... (lyrics: "I Don't Know Why (I Just Do)" - uncredited)
- Terry's Crush (1958) ... (lyrics: "I Don't Know Why (I Just Do)" - uncredited)
 1958 The Frank Sinatra Show (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Jeannie Carson (1958) ... (lyrics: "Walkin' My Baby Back Home" - uncredited)
 1957 The Big Record (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.11 (1957) ... (lyrics: "Walkin' My Baby Back Home" - uncredited)
 1957 The Edsel Show (TV Special) (lyrics: "Where the Blue of the Night (Meets the Gold of the Day)" - uncredited)
 1956 The Rosemary Clooney Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.22 (1956) ... (writer: "Mean to Me")
 1955 Love Me or Leave Me (lyrics: "Mean to Me" - uncredited)
 1954 A Star Is Born (lyrics: "I'll Get By (As Long as I Have You)" - uncredited)
 1954 The Bing Crosby Show (TV Special) (lyrics: "Where the Blue of the Night (Meets the Gold of the Day)" (1931))
 1953 Walking My Baby Back Home ("Walkin' My Baby Back Home")
 1953 The Ford 50th Anniversary Show (TV Special) (lyrics: "I'll Get By")
 1952 Somebody Loves Me (lyrics: "Dixie Dreams" - uncredited)
 1952 Has Anybody Seen My Gal (writer: "Gimme a Little Kiss (Will 'Ya' Huh?)" - uncredited)
 1950 I'll Get By (lyrics: "I'll Get By")
 1949 Down Memory Lane (writer: "Where the Blue of the Night Meets the Gold of the Day")
 1948 You Were Meant for Me (lyrics: "I'll Get By" - uncredited)
 1948 Jingle, Jangle, Jingle (Short) (lyrics: "Walkin' My Baby Back Home" - uncredited)
 1946 Dixieland Jamboree (Short) (lyrics: "I Don't Know Why")
 1946 Community Sing 7655: No Can Do (Short) (lyrics: "I Don't Know Why (I Just Do)")
 1945 Lady on a Train ("Give Me a Little Kiss")
 1944 Follow the Boys (lyrics: "I'll Get By" (1928) - uncredited)
 1943 A Guy Named Joe (lyrics: "I'll Get By" (1928) - uncredited)
 1943 They Got Me Covered (lyrics: "Where the Blue of the Night (Meets the Gold of the Day)" (1931) - uncredited)
 1939 That's Right - You're Wrong (lyrics: "Where the Blue of the Night (Meets the Gold of the Day)" (1931) - uncredited)
 1939 A Fat Chance (Short) (lyrics: "Two-Ton Tessie from Tennessee" - uncredited)
 1938 Dramatic School (lyrics: "It Happpened When Your Eyes Met Mine" (1934) - uncredited)
 1936 Strike Me Pink (lyrics: "Where the Blue of the Night (Meets the Gold of the Day)" (1931) - uncredited)
 1935 An All-Colored Vaudeville Show (Short) (writer: "I Don't Know Why" - uncredited)
 1934 365 Nights in Hollywood (lyrics: "Where The Blue of the Night (Meets the Gold of the Day)") / (music: "Where The Blue of the Night (Meets the Gold of the Day)")
 1934 The Cat's-Paw (lyrics: "I'm Just That Way" (1934) - uncredited)
 1934 Let's Talk It Over (lyrics: "Heaven On Earth")
 1934 Rambling 'Round Radio Row #9 (Short) (lyrics: "Blue Hours" - uncredited)
 1934 The Big Idea (Short) (writer: "Where the Blue of the Night (Meets the Gold of the Day)" (1931))
 1934 Twenty Million Sweethearts (lyrics: "Where the Blue of the Night (Meets the Gold of the Day)" (1931) - uncredited)
 1934 Sing and Like It (lyrics: "Your Mother")
 1934 This Man Is Mine (writer: "Blue Hours" (1933) - uncredited)
 1934 Glamour (writer: "Heaven on Earth")
 1933 Rambling 'Round Radio Row #5 (Short) (lyrics: "Where the Blue of the Night (Meets the Gold of the Day)" - uncredited)
 1933 Today We Live (lyrics: "Marianne" - uncredited)
 1933 Ladies They Talk About (lyrics: "Are You Lonesome Tonight?" (1926) - uncredited)
 1933 Wild People (Short) (lyrics: "Where the Blue of the Night (Meets the Gold of the Day)" (1931) - uncredited)
 1933 Bye-Gones (Short) (lyrics: "I'll Follow You")
 1933 Blue of the Night (Short) (lyrics: "Where the Blue of the Night (Meets the Gold of the Day)" - uncredited)
 1932 The Big Broadcast (lyrics: "Where the Blue of the Night (Meets the Gold of the Day)")
 1931 Angel Cake (Short) (lyrics: "Walking My Baby Back Home" - uncredited)
 1930 Going Wild (lyrics: "My Hero Mine" - uncredited)
 1930 The March of Time (writer: "The Lock Step", "Poor Little G-String")
 1930 Estrellados (lyrics: "The Free And Easy" (1930), "It Must Be You" (1930) - uncredited)
 1930 In Gay Madrid (lyrics: "Smile While We May" (1930), "Into My Heart" (1930) - uncredited)
 1930 Caught Short (lyrics: "Somebody") / (music: "Somebody")
 1930 Children of Pleasure (lyrics: "The Whole Darned Thing's for You" (1930) - uncredited)
 1930 Free and Easy (lyrics: "The Free And Easy" (1930), "It Must Be You" (1930) - uncredited)
 1930 The Song Writers' Revue (Short) (lyrics: "Mean To Me")
 1929 Navy Blues (lyrics: "Navy Blues" (1929))
 1929 Atlantic (writer: "To Be In Love" - uncredited)
 1929 Dave Apollon and His Russian Stars (Short) (lyrics: "Mean to Me" - uncredited)
 1929 Our Modern Maidens (lyrics: "To Be In Love ('Specially With You)" - uncredited)
 1929/I Marianne (1929, 1929, 1929, 1929, (lyrics: "Marianne", "When I See My Sugar", "Oo-La-La-La-La", "The Girl From Noochateau", uncredited)
 1929 Me and the Boys (Short) (lyrics: "Mean to Me" - uncredited)
 1929 Port of Dreams (writer: "Today and Tomorrow")
 1929 High Hat (Short) (lyrics: "The One That I Love Loves Me")
 1929 Irving Aaronson and His Commanders (Short) (lyrics: " (Oh You) Sweet Old Whatcha-May-Call-It" - uncredited)
 1929 Jack White with the Montrealers (Short) (lyrics: "Mean to Me" - uncredited)
 1929/I Musical Moments (Short) (lyrics: "I'll Never Ask for More" - uncredited)
 1929 The Girl on the Barge (writer: "When You Were In Love With No One But Me")
 1929 Synthetic Sin (lyrics: "I'll Get By" - uncredited)
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Lyricist whose popular songs include "Mean To Me," "Walkin' My Baby Back Home," and "Gimme a Little Kiss, Will Ya, Huh?". See more »

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