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Robert Kool Bell


Robert Kool Bell was born on October 8, 1950 in Youngstown, Ohio, USA. He is an actor and composer, known for 2 Fast 2 Furious (2003), The Nice Guys (2016) and The Nutty Professor (1996). He has been married to Deborah Jones since 1971. They have two children. See full bio »

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Known For

2 Fast 2 Furious Soundtrack
(2003)
The Nice Guys Soundtrack
(2016)
The Nutty Professor Soundtrack
(1996)
Nick of Time Soundtrack
(1995)

Filmography

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 2001 Longshot
Announcer (as Robert 'Kool' Bell)
 1988 Kool & the Gang: Rags to Riches (Music Video)
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 1988 Kool & the Gang: Strong (Music Video)
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 1987 Kool & the Gang: Stone Love (Music Video)
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 1986 Kool & the Gang: Victory (Music Video)
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 1985 Kool & the Gang: Emergency (Music Video)
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 1985 Kool & the Gang: Cherish (Music Video)
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 1984 Band Aid: Do They Know It's Christmas? (Music Video)
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 1984 Kool & the Gang: Fresh (Music Video)
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 1984 Kool & the Gang: Misled (Music Video)
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 1984 Kool & the Gang: Straight Ahead (Music Video)
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 1984 Kool & the Gang: Tonight (Music Video)
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 1983 Kool & the Gang: Let's Go Dancing (Ooh, La, La, La) (Music Video)
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 1983 Kool & the Gang: Joanna (Music Video)
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 1982 Kool & the Gang: Hi De Hi, Hi De Ho (Music Video)
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 1982 Kool & the Gang: No Show (Music Video)
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 1981 Kool & the Gang: Jones Vs. Jones (Music Video)
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 1981 Kool & the Gang: Steppin' Out (Music Video)
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 1981 Kool & the Gang: Take My Heart (Music Video)
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 1980 Kool & the Gang: Love Festival (Music Video)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

TV commercial: Schlitz Malt Liquor

Official Sites:

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Alternate Names:

Robert 'Kool' Bell | Robert Bell | Kool & The Gang | Kool and the Gang

Spouse:

Deborah Jones  (2 children)
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Did You Know?

Trivia:

He and Kool & the Gang were inducted into the 2015 New Jersey Hall of Fame in the Performance Arts Category. See more »

Nickname:

Kool & The Gang

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