Jerry Jeff Walker (1942–2020)

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Jerry Jeff Walker was born on March 16, 1942 in Oneonta, New York, USA as Ronald Clyde Crosby. He was married to Susan Streit. He died on October 23, 2020 in Austin, Texas, USA. See full bio »

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(age 78) in Austin, Texas, USA

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Known For

What Just Happened Soundtrack
(2008)
The Soloist Soundtrack
(2009)
Moon Child Music Department
(2003)
Human Experiments Soundtrack
(1979)

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 2019 Fosse/Verdon (TV Mini-Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Providence (2019) ... (writer: "Mr. Bojangles" - uncredited)
 2017 Insecure (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Hella Questions (2017) ... (writer: "Jump Hi")
 2016 Roadies (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Life Is a Carnival (2016) ... (writer: "Mr. Bojangles" - uncredited)
 2016 Sr. Pig (writer: "Mr. Bojangles")
 2014 The Carsony Brothers (Documentary) (writer: "Mr. Bojangles" - uncredited)
 2012 Radio Unnameable (Documentary) (performer: "Mr. Bojangles") / (writer: "Mr. Bojangles")
 2007-2011 So You Think You Can Dance (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- 2 of 20 Voted Off (2011) ... (writer: "Mr. Bojangles")
- Top 12 (2007) ... (writer: "Mr. Bojangles")
  Levenslied (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode, 2011) (music - 1 episode, 2011)
- Episode #1.5 (2011) ... (lyrics: "Mr. Bojangles" - uncredited) / (music: "Mr. Bojangles" - uncredited)
 2010 My Family (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Ben Behaving Badly (2010) ... (writer: "Mr. Bojangles")
 2010 Dancing with the Stars (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #10.1 (2010) ... (writer: "Mr. Bojangles" - uncredited)
 2009 The Soloist (writer: "Mr. Bojangles")
 2008 The X Factor UK (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #5.9 (2008) ... (writer: "Mr. Bojangles" - uncredited)
 2008 What Just Happened (writer: "Mr. Bojangles")
 2007 Dancing with the Stars (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Round 4 (2007) ... (writer: "Mr. Bojangles" - uncredited)
 2007 Kosketuksessa (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Dave Lindholm & Otto Donner (2007) ... (writer: "Mr. Bojangles")
 2006 Opposites Attract (TV Movie) (writer: "Mr Bojangles")
 2006 Torvill & Dean's Dancing on Ice (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.6 (2006) ... (writer: "Mr. Bojangles")
 2004 Idols! (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Liveshow #1 - Mijn Idol (2004) ... (writer: "Mr. Bojangles")
 2004 The Simpsons (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Milhouse Doesn't Live Here Anymore (2004) ... (writer: "Mr. Bojangles" - uncredited)
 2003 Pop Idol (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Live Show 6: Big Band (2003) ... (writer: "Mr. Bojangles")
 2003 Moon Child (writer: "Mr. Bojangles")
 2001 One Night with Robbie Williams (TV Special documentary) (writer: "Mr. Bojangles")
 2001 Garth Brooks Live Coast to Coast: Los Angeles (TV Special) (performer: "Mr. Bojangles", "Staying In The Texas Sun") / (writer: "Mr. Bojangles")
  Great Performances: Dance in America (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode, 2001) (music - 1 episode, 2001)
- From Broadway: Fosse (2001) ... (lyrics: "Mr. Bojangles") / (music: "Mr. Bojangles")
 1999 American Movie (Documentary) (writer: "Mr. Bojangles")
 1998 Mystery Science Theater 3000 (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Quest of the Delta Knights (1998) ... (writer: "Mr. Bojangles" - uncredited)
- Gorgo (1998) ... (writer: "Mr. Bojangles" - uncredited)
  The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode, 1992) (music - 1 episode, 1992)
- The last Tonight Show (1992) ... (lyrics: "Mr. Bojangles" (1968) - uncredited) / (music: "Mr. Bojangles" (1968) - uncredited)
 1992 In Living Color (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Wanda on the Dating Game (1992) ... (writer: "Mr. Bojangles" - uncredited)
- The Fist That Rocks the Cradle (1992) ... (writer: "Mr. Bojangles" - uncredited)
 1992 Saturday Night Live (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- John Goodman/Garth Brooks (1992) ... (writer: "Mr. Bojangles")
 1991 Get a Life (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Health Inspector 2000 (1991) ... (writer: "Mr. Bojangles")
 1990 Un dia és un dia (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #2.6 (1990) ... (writer: "Mister Bojangles")
 1979 Human Experiments (writer: "Hill Country Rain")
 1979 The Wanderers (writer: "I Love You")
 1979 B.J. and the Bear (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Crackers (1979) ... (writer: "Mr. Bojangles")
 1978 De Mike Burstyn show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.1 (1978) ... (writer: "Mr. Bojangles")
 1977 Dolly (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Featuring Freddy Fender (1977) ... (writer: "Mr. Bojangles")
 1973 The Porter Wagoner Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Chet Atkins (1973) ... (writer: "Mr. Bojangles")
 1971 Three for One (writer: "Mr. Bojangles" - uncredited)
 1970 This Is Tom Jones (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #2.26 (1970) ... (writer: "Mr. Bojangles")
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Songwriter: Wrote "Mr. Bojangles", a hit for Sammy Davis Jr. and later the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band.

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Has one daughter, Jessie, and one son, Django, and two grandchildren. See more »

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