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Hank Thompson (I) (1925–2007)

Hank Thompson was born on September 3, 1925 in Waco, Texas, USA as Henry William Thompson. He was married to Ann Williams and Dorothy Ray. He died on November 6, 2007 in Keller, Texas. See full bio »


(age 82) in Keller, Texas, USA

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Slither Soundtrack
Keeping Up with the Joneses
The Last Picture Show
U Turn
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 2017 The Detour (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- The Ass (2017) ... (performer: "Detour")
 2016 Keeping Up with the Joneses (writer: "A SIX PACK TO GO")
 2013 Grand Theft Auto V (Video Game) (performer: "It Don't Hurt Anymore")
 2013 Cas & Dylan ("Lost John", uncredited)
 2010 Fallout: New Vegas (Video Game) (performer: "Hangover Heart") / (writer: "Hangover Heart")
 2008/I W. (performer: "Blue Skirt Waltz", "Shotgun Boogie")
 2008 The Sweet Lady with the Nasty Voice (Documentary) (performer: "Humpty Dumpty Heart") / (writer: "Humpty Dumpty Heart")
 2006 Scarface: The World Is Yours (Video Game) (performer: "Cocaine Blues")
 2006 RV (performer: "Honky Tonk Town") / (writer: "Honky Tonk Town")
 2006 Slither (performer: "I Find You Cheatin' On Me") / (writer: "I Find You Cheatin' On Me")
 2003 Secondhand Lions (writer: "Red Skin Gal")
 2000 Vinyl (Documentary) (performer: "Time Wounds All Heels") / (writer: "Time Wounds All Heels")
 1998 1968: The Year That Shaped a Generation (TV Movie documentary) (performer: "Green Light") / (writer: "Green Light")
 1997 U Turn (writer: "Honky-Tonk Girl" - as H. Thompson)
  Fallen Angels (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 1995) (writer - 1 episode, 1995)
- Tomorrow I Die (1995) ... (performer: "Breakin' the Rules") / (writer: "Breakin' the Rules" - as H. Thompson)
 1994 Imaginary Crimes (performer: "Make Room In Your Heart (For A Memory)") / (writer: "Make Room In Your Heart (For A Memory)")
 1992 Black Hearts Bleed Red (Short) (performer: "Shotgun Boogie")
 1983 Beats of the Heart: Chase the Devil - Religious Music of the Appalachian Mountains (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "The Wild Side of Life")
 1978 Every Which Way But Loose (performer: "Six Pack To Go") / (writer: "Six Pack To Go" - as Thompson)
 1971 The Last Picture Show (performer: "Wild Side Of Life")
 1966 Smoky (performer: "SMOKY")
 1964 The Jimmy Dean Show (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.25 (1964) ... (performer: "The New Green Light", "Just to Ease the Pain" - uncredited)
 1959 Ozark Jubilee (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 21 November 1959 (1959) ... (performer: "Dry Bread")
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While performing, he caught the attention of Tex Ritter who helped him obtain a contract with Capitol Records. See more »


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