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Otis Williams

  • Oct 30, 1941 (age 78)
  • 6' 2" (1.88 m)
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2009
30 for 30
TV ShowOct 6, 2009

30 for 30

30 for 30 is the title for a series of documentary films airing on …
30 for 30 is the title for a series of documentary films airing on ESPN, its sister networks, and online highlighting interesting people and events in sports history. This includes three "volumes" of 30 episodes each, a 13-episode series under the ESPN Films Presents title in 2011–2012, and a series of 30 for 30 Shorts shown through the ESPN.com website. The series has also expanded to include Soccer Stories, which aired in advance of the 2014 FIFA World Cup, and audio podcasts.
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2008
Unsung
TV ShowNov 27, 2008

Unsung

Unsung is an hour-long music documentary program that …
Unsung is an hour-long music documentary program that airs on TV One. The series, which premiered November 27, 2008, uncovers the stories behind once well-known R&B and soul music artists, bands, or groups who exploded onto the Billboard music charts with a string of hits, only to have their career derailed by a major crisis that caused them to be essentially unappreciated by later generations of contemporary R&B and soul music listeners. The series is produced by production company A. Smith & Co. Productions.
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SongJan 28, 2008

Ivory Tower
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2007
Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story
MovieDec 21, 2007

Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story

The up-and-down-and-up …
The up-and-down-and-up-again story of musician Dewey Cox, whose songs would change a nation. On his rock 'n roll spiral, Cox sleeps with 411 women, marries three times, has 36 kids, stars in his own 70s TV show, collects friends ranging from Elvis to the Beatles to a chimp, and gets addicted to - and then kicks - every drug known to man; but despite it all, Cox grows into a national icon and eventually earns the love of a good woman - longtime backup singer Darlene.
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2005
TV Land Confidential
TV ShowSep 14, 2005

TV Land Confidential

TV Land Confidential was a documentary show which …
TV Land Confidential was a documentary show which took a look at favorite film and television shows discussing the near-miss casting decisions, pilots with different cast members, and the ongoing real-life drama behind the scenes. The show was created and produced by David P. Levin and hosted by Alan Kalter. It ran on TV Land from 2005 to 2007.
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Soul Deep: The Story of Black Popular Music
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TV ShowMay 7, 2005

Soul Deep: The Story of Black Popular M…

Soul Deep: The Story of …
Soul Deep: The Story of Black Popular Music is a 2006 International Emmy Award nominated TV Program for Arts Programming aired on 7 May 2005 in the United Kingdom.
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The Very Best of Otis Williams and His Charms: In Paradise, Vol. 2
AlbumJan 25, 2005

The Very Best of Otis Williams and His C…

The Very Best of Otis Williams and His Charms: In Paradise, …
The Very Best of Otis Williams and His Charms: In Paradise, Vol. 2 released.
2004
Tavis Smiley
TV ShowJan 5, 2004

Tavis Smiley

The Tavis Smiley Show was an American public …
The Tavis Smiley Show was an American public broadcasting radio talk show. A television show, simply titled Tavis Smiley, was a late-night television program on Public Broadcasting Service (PBS). Both shows featured Tavis Smiley as host.
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2003
Ivory Tower: The Very Best Of Otis Williams And His Charms
AlbumNov 25, 2003

Ivory Tower: The Very Best Of Otis Willia…

Ivory Tower: The Very Best Of Otis Williams And His Charms …
Ivory Tower: The Very Best Of Otis Williams And His Charms released.
SongNov 25, 2003

Ling Ting Tong
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SongNov 25, 2003

I'd Like to Thank You Mr. D.J.
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2002
Standing in the Shadows of Motown
MovieMay 11, 2002

Standing in the Shadows of Motown

Documentary about the Funk …
Documentary about the Funk Brothers, a group of Detroit musicians who backed up dozens of Motown artists.
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1998
Otis Williams & the Charms
AlbumOct 21, 1998

Otis Williams & the Charms

Otis Williams & the Charms released.
1996
SongJan 1, 1996

That's Your Mistake
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1994
SongJan 19, 1994

Pardon Me
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1993
Late Show with David Letterman
TV ShowAug 30, 1993

Late Show with David Letterman

Late Show with David …
Late Show with David Letterman is an American late-night talk show hosted by David Letterman on CBS, the first iteration of the Late Show franchise. The show debuted on August 30, 1993, and was produced by Letterman's production company, Worldwide Pants, and CBS Television Studios. The show's music director and leader of the house band, the CBS Orchestra, was Paul Shaffer. The head writer was Matt Roberts and the announcer was originally Bill Wendell, then Alan Kalter. Of the major U.S. late-night programs, Late Show ranked second in cumulative average viewers over time and third in number of episodes over time. In most U.S. markets the show aired from 11:35 p.m. to 12:35 a.m. Eastern and Pacific Time, and recorded Monday to Wednesdays at 4:30 p.m., and Thursdays at 3:30 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. Eastern Time. The second Thursday episode usually aired on Friday of that week.
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Getting By
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TV ShowMar 5, 1993

Getting By

Getting By is an American sitcom that aired on ABC from …
Getting By is an American sitcom that aired on ABC from March 5, 1993, until May 21, 1993, and on NBC from September 21, 1993, until June 18, 1994. The series was created by William Bickley and Michael Warren, who also served as executive producers with Thomas L. Miller and Robert L. Boyett. The final Miller-Boyett series to begin its run under parent studio Lorimar Television, Getting By was folded into Warner Bros. Television for its second season, following Warner Bros.' absorption of Lorimar.
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1988
Murphy Brown
TV ShowNov 14, 1988

Murphy Brown

Murphy Brown is an American sitcom television series …
Murphy Brown is an American sitcom television series created by Diane English that premiered on November 14, 1988, on CBS. The series stars Candice Bergen as the eponymous Murphy Brown, a famous investigative journalist and news anchor for FYI, a fictional CBS television newsmagazine, and later for Murphy in the Morning, a cable morning news show.
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1987
Happy New Year
MovieAug 7, 1987

Happy New Year

Small time crooksters Nick (Peter Falk) and Charlie (Charles …
Small time crooksters Nick (Peter Falk) and Charlie (Charles Durning) have an elaborate plan to rob an exclusive jewelers store. Using a variety of disguises and posing as rich old men and women they begin the set-up, but then Nick falls for the owner of a neighboring antique store and things get a little complicated.
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1985
Moonlighting
TV ShowMar 3, 1985

Moonlighting

Moonlighting is an American television series that aired on …
Moonlighting is an American television series that aired on ABC from March 3, 1985, to May 14, 1989. The network aired a total of 66 episodes. Starring Bruce Willis and Cybill Shepherd as private detectives, the show was a mixture of drama, comedy, and romance, and was considered to be one of the first successful and influential examples of comedy-drama, or "dramedy", emerging as a distinct television genre. The show's theme song was performed by jazz singer Al Jarreau and became a hit. The show is also credited with making Willis a star, while providing Shepherd with a critical success after a string of lackluster projects. In 1997, the episode "The Dream Sequence Always Rings Twice" was ranked #34 on TV Guide's 100 Greatest Episodes of All Time. In 2007, the series was listed as one of Time magazine's "100 Best TV Shows of All-Time." The relationship between David and Maddie was included in TV Guide '​s list of the best TV couples of all time.
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1984
Super Night Of Rock 'N' Roll
TV ShowFeb 20, 1984

Super Night Of Rock 'N' Roll

Super Night of Rock 'n' Roll …
Super Night of Rock 'n' Roll is a tv program.
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1983
Motown 25: Yesterday, Today, Forever
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MovieMay 16, 1983

Motown 25: Yesterday, Today, Forever

Motown 25: Yesterday, …
Motown 25: Yesterday, Today, Forever is a 1983 television special, produced by Suzanne de Passe for Motown Records, to commemorate Motown's 25th year. The program was taped before a live studio audience at the Pasadena Civic Auditorium in Pasadena, California on March 25, 1983, and broadcast on NBC on May 16. Among its highlights were Michael Jackson's performance of "Billie Jean", Smokey Robinson's long awaited reunion with The Miracles, a Temptations / Four Tops "battle of the bands", Marvin Gaye's inspired speech about black music history and his memorable performance of "What's Going On", a Jackson 5 reunion, and an abbreviated reunion of Diana Ross & the Supremes, who performed their final #1 hit, "Someday We'll Be Together" from 1969. The show was co-written by de Passe with Ruth Adkins Robinson who would go on to write shows with de Passe for the next 25 years, including the follow-up label tributes—through "Motown 40," Buz Kohan was the head writer.
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Arleata Williams
Marriage1983

Arleata Williams

Married Arleata Williams.
1981
The Fall Guy
TV ShowNov 4, 1981

The Fall Guy

The Fall Guy is an American action/adventure television …
The Fall Guy is an American action/adventure television program produced for ABC and originally broadcast from November 4, 1981, to May 2, 1986. It starred Lee Majors, Douglas Barr, and Heather Thomas as Hollywood stunt performers who moonlight as bounty hunters.
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1980
The John Davidson Show
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TV ShowJun 30, 1980

The John Davidson Show

The John Davidson Show …
The John Davidson Show hosted by singer John Davidson was the replacement series for The Mike Douglas Show. Sticking with a similar format, co-hosts, music, interview and entertainment with John's charismatic personality added a younger touch to the show. During the same time he also hosted the Primetime series That's Incredible! The show's musical group was The John Toben Band. Produced by Westinghouse this Group W Productions was produced by Vince Calandra Sr. The executive producers were Frank R. Miller and Frank Brill. John was signed for 7.5 million dollars for a 5 year contract for the talk show, which ended unsuccessfully after two years.
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1977
The Love Boat
TV ShowSep 24, 1977

The Love Boat

The Love Boat (simply Love Boat in its final season) is an …
The Love Boat (simply Love Boat in its final season) is an American comedy/drama television series set on luxury passenger cruise ship S.S. Pacific Princess, which aired on the ABC television network from 1977 to 1987; in addition, four three-hour long specials aired in 1986, 1987, and 1990. The series revolves around the ship's captain Merrill Stubing (played by Gavin MacLeod) and a handful of its crew, with several passengers—played by various guest star actors for each episode—having romantic and humorous adventures. It was part of ABC's popular Saturday-night lineup of the time, which also included Fantasy Island until that series ended two years earlier in 1984. Its regular port of call was Puerto Vallarta.
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1974
The Sonny Comedy Revue
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TV ShowSep 22, 1974

The Sonny Comedy Revue

The Sonny Comedy Revue, …
The Sonny Comedy Revue, starring Sonny Bono, was a variety show that aired on ABC in 1974 for one season. It was his first solo effort after the end of his marriage to Cher and the resulting cancellation of their variety show The Sonny & Cher Comedy Hour.
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1973
The Midnight Special
TV ShowFeb 2, 1973

The Midnight Special

The Midnight Special is an American late-night musical …
The Midnight Special is an American late-night musical variety series originally broadcast on NBC during the 1970s and early 1980s, created and produced by Burt Sugarman. It premiered as a special on August 19, 1972, then began its run as a regular series on February 2, 1973; its last episode was on May 1, 1981. The 90-minute program followed the Friday night edition of The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson.
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1971
Soul Train
TV ShowOct 2, 1971

Soul Train

Soul Train is an American music-dance television program …
Soul Train is an American music-dance television program which aired in syndication from October 2, 1971, to March 27, 2006. In its 35-year history, the show primarily featured performances by R&B, soul, dance/pop, and hip hop artists, although funk, jazz, disco, and gospel artists also appeared. The series was created by Don Cornelius, who also served as its first host and executive producer.
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The Sonny & Cher Comedy Hour
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TV ShowAug 1, 1971

The Sonny & Cher Comedy Hour

The Sonny & Cher Comedy …
The Sonny & Cher Comedy Hour was an American variety show that starred American pop singers Sonny Bono and Cher, who were married to each other at the time. The show ran on CBS in the United States, and premiered in August of 1971. The show was canceled in May 1974, due to the couple's divorce, but the duo would reunite in 1976 for the identically-formatted The Sonny & Cher Show (a title sporadically used during the run of the Comedy Hour), which ran for a single season, until 1977.
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1969
The Leslie Uggams Show
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TV ShowSep 28, 1969

The Leslie Uggams Show

The Leslie Uggams Show is …
The Leslie Uggams Show is an American variety television series starring actress/singer Leslie Uggams. The series aired on CBS as part of its 1969 fall lineup, and was the second variety series to feature an African American host, the first since 1956's The Nat King Cole Show.
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1967
The Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour
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TV ShowFeb 5, 1967

The Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour

The Smothers Brothers …
The Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour is an American comedy and variety show television series hosted by the Smothers Brothers and initially airing on CBS from 1967 to 1969. The series was a major success, especially considering it was scheduled against the major NBC television series Bonanza, with content that appealed to contemporary youth viewership with daring political satire humor and major music acts such as Buffalo Springfield, Pete Seeger, Cream, and The Who. Despite this success, continual conflicts with network executives over content led to the show being abruptly pulled from the schedule in violation of the Smothers' contract in 1969.
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Ann Cain
Marriage1967

Ann Cain

Married Ann Cain.
1963
Ready Steady Go!
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TV ShowAug 9, 1963

Ready Steady Go!

Ready Steady Go! (or RSG!) was a British rock/pop music …
Ready Steady Go! (or RSG!) was a British rock/pop music television programme broadcast every Friday evening from 9 August 1963 until 23 December 1966. It was conceived by Elkan Allan, head of Rediffusion TV. Allan wanted a light entertainment programme different from the low-brow style of light entertainment transmitted by ATV. The programme was produced without scenery or costumes and with a minimum of choreography and make-up. Allan recruited a fellow journalist, Francis Hitching, as producer. Hitching became a major figure in light entertainment in the 1960s. Robert Fleming was the first director, followed by the documentary director Rollo Gamble, then Michael Lindsay-Hogg, Daphne Shadwell and Peter Croft.
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1961
Otis Lamont Williams
Child1961

Otis Lamont Williams

Otis Lamont Williams born.
Josephine Rogers
Marriage1961

Josephine Rogers

Josephine Rogers is British originally from Wiltshire …
Josephine Rogers is British originally from Wiltshire working in theatre, film, television and voice-overs. She grew up and studied aboard for most of her childhood. On returning to the U.K Josephine moved to London where she obtain a degree in Performing Arts from London Metropolitan University. Proceeding this she went on to form Metra Theatre Company. Later Josephine took up formal acting training at The Oxford School of Drama under Scholarship.
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1948
The Ed Sullivan Show
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TV ShowJun 20, 1948

The Ed Sullivan Show

The Ed Sullivan Show was an American television variety …
The Ed Sullivan Show was an American television variety show that ran on CBS from June 20, 1948, to June 6, 1971, and was hosted by New York entertainment columnist Ed Sullivan. It was replaced in September 1971 by the CBS Sunday Night Movie.
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1941
Otis Williams
BirthOctober 1941

Otis Williams

Otis Williams was born.
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