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Edward Van Halen


Edward Van Halen is a musician who along with his brother, Alex Van Halen, Michael Anthony and David Lee Roth formed the band Van Halen in the early 70's, with Eddie Van Halen on Guitar, Alex Van Halen on drums, Michael Anthony on Bass and David Lee Roth on Vocals. The band is still together today with different members coming and going. See full bio »

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Known For

Twister Soundtrack
(1996)
The Green Hornet Soundtrack
(2011)
Ready Player One Soundtrack
(2018)
Mission to Mars Soundtrack
(2000)

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 2018 Ready Player One (writer: "Jump")
 2017 Twoja twarz brzmi znajomo (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- Episode #8.8 (2017) ... (music: "Jump")
 2017 Cannonball (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.5 (2017) ... (writer: "Jump" - uncredited)
 2015-2017 Mike & Mike (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
- Episode dated 13 September 2017 (2017) ... (writer: "Panama")
- Episode dated 11 January 2017 (2017) ... (writer: "Unchained")
- Episode dated 21 October 2015 (2015) ... (writer: "Mean Street")
 2017 Weekend Today (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 24 June 2017 (2017) ... (writer: "Jump")
 2017 Despicable Me 3 (writer: "Jump")
 2017 Nunca es tarde (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 1 May 2017 (2017) ... (writer: "Jump")
 2017 Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Return (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Starcrash (2017) ... (writer: "Jump" - uncredited)
 2017 Rock & Roll Road Trip with Sammy Hagar (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Acoustic 4 a Cure (2017) ... (writer: "Finish What Ya Started")
 2016 The Mind of a Chef (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Potluck Music Special (2016) ... (writer: "Loss Of Control" - as Van Halen)
 2016 Granada Reports (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- 17 October 2016: Evening Bulletin (2016) ... (writer: "Jump" - uncredited)
 2016 Strictly Come Dancing (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Week Two (2016) ... (writer: "Jump" - uncredited)
 2016 Sing (writer: "Jump" - as Eddie Van Halen)
 2016 Rock Legends (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Van Halen (2016) ... (writer: "Ain't Talkin' 'Bout Love", "Runnin' With The Devil", "Eruption", "Dance The Night Away", "Unchained", "Jump", "Hot For Teacher", "Dreams ", "When It's Love", "Can't Stop Loving You", "Humans Being", "Me Wise Magic", "Without You", "Don't Tell Me (What Love Can Do)", "Tattoo", "She's The Woman", "Panama")
 2016 Everybody Wants Some!! (writer: "Everybody Wants Some!", "Ain't Talkin' 'Bout Love")
 2016 Ochéntame... otra vez (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Soy rebelde (2016) ... (writer: "Unchained")
 2016 It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Gang Hits the Slopes (2016) ... (writer: "Panama" - uncredited)
 2015 Eddie the Eagle ("Jump")
 2015 Superkids - Die größten kleinen Talente der Welt (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.3 (2015) ... (writer: "Eruption")
 2015 Minions (writer: "Eruption")
  Jimmy Kimmel Live! (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2015) (writer - 1 episode, 2015)
- Kurt Russell/Jeff Ross/Van Halen (2015) ... (performer: "Eruption") / (writer: "Hot For Teacher", "Eruption")
 2015 Furious 7 (writer: "Blast Off")
 2009-2015 Glee (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
- Loser Like Me (2015) ... (writer: "Dance the Night Away" - uncredited)
- Mash Off (2011) ... (writer: "Hot for Teacher" - uncredited)
- Mattress (2009) ... (writer: "Jump")
 2013-2014 The World's Greatest Tribute Bands (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Fan Halen (2014) ... (writer: "Panama", "Runnin' With The Devil", "Dance The Night Away", "Unchained", "Somebody Get Me Doctor", "Eruption", "Ain't Talkin' 'Bout Love", "Feel Your Love Tonight", "Hot For Teacher", "Jump")
- The Atomic Punks (2013) ... (writer: "Hot For Teacher", "Panama", "Jamie's Cryin'", "Runnin' With The Devil", "Dance The Night Away", "Beautiful Girls", "I'm The One", "Eruption", "Ain't Talkin' 'Bout Love", "Feel Your Love Tonight", "Jump", "Drop Dead Legs", "Unchained")
 2014 Love Film Festival (writer: "Jump")
 2014 Today at Wimbledon (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- 2014: Day 10 (2014) ... (writer: "Man on a Mission" - uncredited)
 2014 The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- January Jones/Josh Holloway/Passenger (2014) ... (writer: "Jump")
 2014 Dancing on Ice (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Week 6: The Skate-Off (2014) ... (writer: "Jump" - uncredited)
- Week 6 (2014) ... (writer: "Jump" - uncredited)
 2014 The Voice UK (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Blind Auditions 3 (2014) ... (writer: "Jump")
 2014 Born to Be Wild: The Golden Age of American Rock (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Welcome to the Jungle (2014) ... (writer: "Panama", "Hot for Teacher", "Jump" - uncredited)
 2014 Masters Snooker (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- 2014: Day 7, Part 2 (2014) ... (writer: "Jump" - uncredited)
 2013 Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues (writer: "Dance The Night Away" - as Eddie Van Halen)
 2013 South Park (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Ginger Cow (2013) ... (writer: "Ain't Talkin' 'Bout Love", "Hot For Teacher" - uncredited)
 2013 One Hit Wonderland (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- To Be with You by Mr. Big (2013) ... (writer: "Unchained")
 2013 Star King (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.326 (2013) ... (writer: "Eruption")
 2011-2013 The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (TV Series) (writer - 22 episodes)
- Episode #21.155 (2013) ... (writer: "Hot for Teacher" - uncredited)
- Episode #21.127 (2013) ... (writer: "Hot for Teacher" - uncredited)
- Episode #21.76 (2013) ... (writer: "Jump" - uncredited)
- Episode #21.75 (2013) ... (writer: "Hot for Teacher" - uncredited)
- Episode #21.61 (2012) ... (writer: "Jump" - uncredited)
 2013 Celebrity Splash! Australia (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Heat 2 (2013) ... (writer: "Jump" - uncredited)
 2013 Mayweather (TV Movie documentary) (performer: "We're The Greatest")
 2013 The Footy Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #20.3 (2013) ... (writer: "Jump" - uncredited)
 2012 This Is 40 (writer: "Little Guitars")
 2012 Argo (writer: "Dance the Night Away")
 2012 That's My Boy (writer: "And The Cradle Will Rock", "Dance The Night Away")
 2011 Late Show with David Letterman (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #19.3 (2011) ... (writer: "Finish What Ya Started" - uncredited)
 2011 The Green Hornet (writer: "Feel Your Love Tonight")
 2010 Wir sind Kaiser (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Ein Fest für Österreich (2010) ... (writer: "Jump" - uncredited)
 2010 Total Wipeout (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Final (2010) ... (writer: "Jump" - uncredited)
 2009 Guitar Hero: Van Halen (Video Game) (writer: "Ain't Talkin Bout Love", "And The Cradle Will Rock", "Atomic Punk", "Beautiful Girls", "Cathedral", "Dance The Night Away", "Eruption", "Everybody Wants Some", "Feel Your Love Tonight", "Hang Em High", "Hear About It Later", "Hot For Teacher", "I'm The One", "Jamie's Cryin", "Jump", "Little Guitars", "Loss Of Control", "Mean Street", "Panama", "Romeo Delight", "Running With The Devil", "So This Is Love", "Somebody Get Me A Doctor", "Spanish Fly", "Unchained")
 2009 Electric Dreams (TV Mini-Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The 1980s (2009) ... (writer: "Jump")
 2009 Family Guy (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Road to the Multiverse (2009) ... (writer: "Drop Dead Legs" - uncredited)
 2009 Zombieland (writer: "Everybody Wants Some")
 2009 Two and a Half Men (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- 818-jklpuzo (2009) ... (performer: "Two Burritos and a Root Beer Float")
 2009 Rage (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Rage Wild Card Special III (2009) ... (writer: "Dreams")
 2008 Guitar Hero World Tour (Video Game) (writer: "Hot For Teacher")
 2008 Op zoek naar Joseph (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Live Show #4 (2008) ... (writer: "Beat it!" - as Eddie van Halen)
 2007 The Irate Gamer (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Tetris (2007) ... (writer: "Panama" - uncredited)
 2007 Superbad (writer: "Panama")
 2005 Metal: A Headbanger's Journey (Documentary) (writer: "Eruption" - as Van Halen)
 2005 Filthy Gorgeous: The Trannyshack Story (Documentary) (writer: "Runnin' With The Devil")
 2005 Herbie Fully Loaded (writer: "Jump")
 2005 American Dad! (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Threat Levels (2005) ... (writer: "Unchained")
 2004 Gran Turismo 4 (Video Game) (writer: "Panama")
 2004 I'm Sammy Hagar (Short) (performer: "Why Can't This Be Love") / (writer: "Ain't Talkin' Bout Love", "Why Can't This Be Love")
 2004 High Chaparall (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Robert Englund (2004) ... (writer: "Jump" - uncredited)
 2003 I Love the '80s Strikes Back (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- 1984 (2003) ... (writer: "1984")
 2003 Monster Jam (TV Series) (writer: "HOT FOR TEACHER")
 2000 Little Nicky (writer: "Running With the Devil")
 1999-2000 Freaks and Geeks (TV Series) (writer - 5 episodes)
- Kim Kelly Is My Friend (2000) ... (writer: "Jamie's Cryin'")
- We've Got Spirit (2000) ... (writer: "Everybody Wants Some!!" - uncredited)
- Tests and Breasts (1999) ... (writer: "Little Dreamer")
- Beers and Weirs (1999) ... (writer: "Ain't Talkin' 'Bout Love" - as Eddie Van Halen)
- Pilot (1999) ... (writer: "Runnin' With the Devil")
 2000 Ready to Rumble (writer: "Runnin' With The Devil")
 2000 Mission to Mars (writer: "Dance The Night Away")
 2000 Neon Genesis Evangelion: ReDeath (Video short) (writer: "Runnin' with the Devil")
 1999 Detroit Rock City (writer: "Running With The Devil")
 1999 Big Daddy (writer: "Jump")
 1999/I Lost & Found (writer: "Runnin' with the Devil" - as Eddie Van Halen)
 1999 Olympic Glory (Documentary short) (writer: "Hot For Teacher")
 1999 Varsity Blues (writer: "Hot For Teacher")
 1998 La leggenda del pianista sull'oceano ("Lost Boys Calling" (1998))
 1998 SLC Punk! (writer: "Hot For Teacher")
 1998 Lethal Weapon 4 (producer: "Fire in the Hole" - as Eddie Van Halen)
 1997 Private Parts (writer: "Jamie's Cryin'", "Dance The Night Away")
 1996 Twister (performer: "Respect The Wind") / (producer: "Respect The Wind") / (writer: "Humans Being", "Respect The Wind")
 1995 Mighty Morphin Power Rangers: The Movie (writer: "Dreams")
 1994 Airheads (writer: "I'm the One" - as E. Van Halen)
 1993 Van Halen Live: Right Here, Right Now (Video) (writer: "Poundcake", "Judgement Day", "Man on a Mission", "When It's Love", "In 'N' Out", "Right Now", "Pleasure Dome", "Spanked", "Runaround", "Finish What Ya Started", "Cabo Wabo", "The Dream Is Over", "Jump", "Top of the World")
 1991 1991 MTV Video Music Awards (TV Special) (writer: "Poundcake")
 1987 Over the Top (producer: "Winner Takes It All")
 1986 Van Halen Live Without a Net (Video) (performer: "There's Only One Way To Rock", "Summer Nights", "Get Up", "5150", "Best Of Both Worlds", "Panama", "Love Walks In", "Guitar Solo", "I Can't Drive 55", "Ain't Talkin' 'Bout Love", "Why Can't This Be Love", "Rock and Roll")
 1985 Better Off Dead... (writer: "Everybody Wants Some!!")
 1984 The Wild Life (performer: "DONUT CITY" - uncredited) / (producer: "DONUT CITY" - uncredited) / (writer: "DONUT CITY" - uncredited)
 1980 Ekkusu bonbâ (TV Series) ("Star Fleet")
 1978 WKRP in Cincinnati (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Hold Up (1978) ... (writer: "Atomic Punk" - uncredited)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Played uncredited guitar solo on Michael Jackson's "Beat It" See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Print Biography | 1 Interview | 1 Article | 2 Pictorials | 6 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Official Sites:

EVH Gear | Van Halen Web Site

Alternate Names:

Eddie Van Halen | Edward Lodewijk Van Halen | Eddie Van Hallen

Height:

5' 8" (1.73 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

I just like songs. I don't mean to sound like a prick or nothin', but I've never really been that much of a fan of bands outside of Cream. And I don't really listen to anything nowadays. The last record I might've bought was Peter Gabriel's So. With Cream, I was more a fan of their interaction live. You know, they were an example of "What's the difference between jazz and rock & roll? We just ... See more »

Trivia:

Brother-in-law of Stine Schyberg. See more »

Trademark:

Likes to jump up in the air and do the splits during his "Eruption" guitar solo. See more »

Star Sign:

Aquarius

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