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John Waite (III)

John Waite was born on July 4, 1952 in Lancaster, Lancashire, England as John Charles Waite. See full bio »

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True Romance
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Tango & Cash
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 2015 Bird-Dude: An Epic, Comedic Tragedy Told in 3 Parts (TV Series short) (performer: "Missing You") / (writer: "Missing You")
 2014 22 Jump Street (performer: "Missing You") / (writer: "Missing You")
 2013 Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues (performer: "Change")
 2010 Life as We Know It (writer: "Missing You")
 2010 Dancing with the Stars (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #10.8 (2010) ... (writer: "Missing You" - uncredited)
 2009 New Day ("How Did I Get By Without You?") / (performer: "Little Princess", "How Did I Get By Without You?")
 2006 Everybody Hates Chris (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Everybody Hates Funerals (2006) ... (performer: "Missing You")
 2004 Ringo Starr and the All Starr Band 2003 (TV Special documentary) (music: "Missing You")
 2004 Idol - Jakten på en superstjerne (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Topp 40 Wild Card (2004) ... (writer: "Missing You")
 2002 Grand Theft Auto: Vice City (Video Game) ("Missing You", uncredited) / (writer: "Missing You" - uncredited)
 2001 (Documentary) (performer: "Money (That's What I Want)" - as The Babys)
 1999 Me and Will (performer: "Hanging Tree", "Hanging Tree Theme") / (writer: "Hanging Tree", "Hanging Tree Theme" - as J. Waite)
 1997 Selena (performer: "Missing You" (1983)) / (writer: "Missing You" (1983))
 1995 Let It Be Me (performer: "Missing You")
 1993 True Romance (performer: "In Dreams")
 1990 Days of Thunder (performer: "Deal for Life")
 1989 Tango & Cash (writer: "Best Of What I Got")
 1988 Shakedown (lyrics: "Looking For Love") / (music: "Looking For Love")
 1987 The Principal (performer: "Woman's Touch")
 1986 About Last Night... (performer: "IF ANYBODY HAD A HEART")
 1986 Fire with Fire (performer: "If Anybody Had a Heart")
 1985 Vision Quest (performer: "Change")
 1985 The Sure Thing (performer: "Tears")
 1984 Miami Vice (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Heart of Darkness (1984) ... (performer: "Missing You" - uncredited)
 1984 Hittimittari (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.2 (1984) ... (performer: "Missing You")
 1980 Up the Academy (lyrics: "Midnight Rendezvous") / (music: "Midnight Rendezvous")
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Other Works:

Live TV performance with Craig Wilde opening, on NBC - Artist See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Print Biography | 1 Article | See more »

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Performed a duet with Alison Krauss in her remake of "Missing You", which became a country hit in the late fall of 2006. See more »

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