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Frankie Avalon

One of a spate of teen idols to come out of Philadelphia in the 1950s and 1960s, Frankie Avalon--unlike many of the others--actually had a musical background, having been taught to play the trumpet at a very young age by his father. As a youth Avalon performed in local clubs and theaters. He won a local TV talent contest playing a trumpet solo. In ...


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Born:
Sep 18, 1939 In Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
205
First Appeared:
In the series Bandstand
Latest Project:
Movie Papa 2017-11-27

2 nominations.

Known For
Poster of The Help
Poster of Casino
Poster of Grease
Poster of The Alamo
Filmography
Series Amigos del martes Unknown 2018
Series The Rosie O'Donnell Show Unknown 2018
Series Bandstand Unknown 2018
Movie Papa Jack Freidman 2017-11-27
Movie The Wages of Spin Himself 2017-09-15
Movie 10 Cloverfield Lane Unknown 2016-03-11
Movie My Music: Summer, Surf & Beach Music We Love Himself 2016-08-22
Movie The Wrecking Crew! Unknown 2015-03-13
Series Inside Edition Unknown 2015
Movie Jersey Boys Unknown 2014-06-20
Movie I Am Santa Claus Unknown 2014-11-04
Movie Here's Lucy Spotlight: Lucie Arnaz Clip from 'Here's Lucy' 2012-12-18
Series Home & Family Unknown 2012-10-01
Series Philadelphia: The Great Experiment Unknown 2011-04-26
Series Metal Evolution Unknown 2011-11-11
Series Chow Ciao! With Fabio Viviani Unknown 2011-09-30
Series Pan Am Unknown 2011-09-25
Movie Hollywood Don't Surf! Himself 2011-09-01
Movie The Help Unknown 2011-08-10
Movie The 37th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards Himself 2010-06-27
Series Plages des 60's Unknown 2010-08-23
Series United States of Tara Unknown 2009-01-18
Movie My Music: Love Songs of the '50s and '60s Himself 2008-12-01
Series The Florence Henderson Show Unknown 2008-01-21
Movie Mr. Warmth: The Don Rickles Project Unknown 2007-12-04
Series La tele de tu vida Unknown 2007-01-11
Movie My Music: The 70s Himself 2007-08-01
Movie Charlie Gracie Fabulous Himself 2007-06-08
Movie My Music: Movie Songs Himself 2007-03-03
Series Grease: You're the One That I Want! Unknown 2007-01-07
Series Dexter Unknown 2006-10-01
Series Larry King Live Unknown 2005
Series 20 to 1 Unknown 2005-09-29
Movie Frágil Unknown 2005-04-15
Series The Wayne Brady Show Unknown 2002-09-02
Movie Deuces Wild Unknown 2002-05-03
Series California's Golden Parks Unknown 2002-04-26
Series Un paso adelante Unknown 2002-01-08
Movie American Soundtrack: Red, White & Rock Himself 2002-08-11
Series American Idol Unknown 2002-06-11
Movie Hollywood Rocks the Movies: The Early Years (1955-1970) Unknown 2000-07-02
Series Talk Soup Unknown 2000
Movie 68th Annual Hollywood Christmas Parade Himself 1999-11-29
Series VH-1 Where Are They Now? Unknown 1999-01-01
Series VH-1 Behind the Movie Unknown 1999-01-01
Series Friday Night Unknown 1998
Movie Hard Eight Unknown 1997-02-28
Series Behind the Music Unknown 1997-08-17
Series The View Unknown 1997-08-11
Movie Ballyhoo: The Hollywood Sideshow! Himself - Host 1996-08-13
Series Sabrina, the Teenage Witch Unknown 1996-09-27
Movie The Life and Times of the Everly Brothers Himself 1996-03-21
Series Howie Mandel's Sunny Skies Unknown 1995-10-11
Movie A Dream Is a Wish Your Heart Makes: The Annette Funicello Story Frankie Avalon 1995-10-22
Movie Casino Unknown 1995-11-22
Movie The Stöned Age Unknown 1994-12-05
Movie Blue Sky Unknown 1994-09-16
Series Burke's Law Unknown 1994-01-07
Movie American Bandstand's Teen Idol Himself 1994-02-15
Movie Twist Himself 1993-11-17
Movie American Bandstand's 40th Anniversary Special Himself 1992-05-13
Series Vicki! Unknown 1992-08-31
Movie John Wayne's 'The Alamo' Himself 1992-12-02
Series Renegade Unknown 1992-09-19
Series One on One with John Tesh Unknown 1991-09-09
Movie Idols Himself 1991-10-24
Movie Thank Ya, Thank Ya Kindly Himself 1991-02-11
Movie Born on the Fourth of July Unknown 1990-01-05
Movie Betsy's Wedding Unknown 1990-06-22
Movie She's Out of Control Unknown 1989-04-14
Series The Joan Rivers Show Unknown 1989-09-05
Movie Troop Beverly Hills Unknown 1989-03-24
Movie The 6th Annual American Cinema Awards Himself 1989-01-06
Series Sábado noche Unknown 1989
Movie Opryland Celebrates 200 Years of American Music Himself - Host 1988-03-01
Movie Christmas at Pee Wee's Playhouse Himself 1988-12-21
Movie The Starlight Annual Foundation Benefit Himself 1988-09-22
Movie Spring Break Reunion II Himself 1988-06-06
Movie Good Morning, Vietnam Unknown 1988-01-15
Movie The Annual Entertainment Industry Honors Presentes a Salute to Bud Grant Himself 1987-11-24
Series Full House Unknown 1987-12-14
Movie Back to the Beach Annette's Husband 1987-08-07
Series Biography Unknown 1987-04-06
Movie Liberty Weekend Himself 1986-07-03
Movie America Votes the #1 Song Himself - Host 1986-05-28
Movie Good Time Rock 'n' Roll Himself 1985-12-01
Series Our Time Unknown 1985-07-27
Movie American Bandstand's 33 1/3 Celebration Himself 1985-12-01
Series Salute! Unknown 1983-09-01
Series Madame's Place Unknown 1982-09-20
Movie Blood Song Paul Foley 1982-10-01
Movie Hot Bubblegum Unknown 1981-09-01
Series The Roots of Rock 'n' Roll Unknown 1981
Series Horas doradas Unknown 1980
Movie The 21st Annual Grammy Awards Himself 1979-02-15
Movie Going Steady Unknown 1979-09-06
Series $weepstake$ Unknown 1979-01-26
Movie Good Old Days Part II Himself - Co-Host 1978-11-25
Series 20/20 Unknown 1978-06-06
Movie Grease Teen Angel 1978-06-16
Movie Frankie and Annette: The Second Time Around Frankie 1978-11-18
Series Sha Na Na Unknown 1977-09-26
Movie Good Old Days Himself - Co-Host 1977-10-11
Series The Love Boat Unknown 1977-05-05
Series Fantasy Island Unknown 1977-01-14
Series The Sonny and Cher Show Unknown 1976-02-01
Series Easy Does It... Starring Frankie Avalon Unknown 1976
Series The Magnificent Marble Machine Unknown 1975
Series Good Morning America Unknown 1975-01-06
Series Cher Unknown 1975-02-16
Series Tony Orlando and Dawn Unknown 1974-07-03
Movie The Take Danny James 1974-05-01
Series Happy Days Unknown 1974-01-15
Series Dinah! Unknown 1974-10-21
Movie Saga of Sonora Stagecoach Driver 1973-05-03
Series Police Story Unknown 1973-03-20
Series NBC Follies Unknown 1973-02-08
Series The John Byner Comedy Hour Himself 1972-08-01
Series Celebrity Bowling Unknown 1972
Movie Horror House Chris 1970-04-15
Series Tienerklanken Unknown 1970
Series The David Frost Show Unknown 1969-07-07
Series Love, American Style Unknown 1969-09-29
Series The Saturday Crowd Unknown 1969-01-18
Series The Barbara McNair Show Unknown 1969-09-06
Series Allen Ludden's Gallery Unknown 1969-06-23
Series Here's Lucy Unknown 1968-09-23
Series It Takes a Thief Unknown 1968-01-09
Series The Pat Boone Show Unknown 1968
Movie Skidoo Angie 1968-12-19
Series The Woody Woodbury Show Unknown 1967-11-23
Series The Joey Bishop Show Unknown 1967-04-17
Movie The Million Eyes of Sumuru Tommy Carter 1967-05-17
Movie Something Special Himself 1967-03-23
Series Off to See the Wizard Unknown 1967-09-08
Series Hollywood Backstage Unknown 1966
Series The Hollywood Squares Unknown 1966-10-17
Series The London Palladium Show Unknown 1966-01-02
Series Beat! Beat! Beat! Unknown 1966-01-07
Movie Fireball 500 Dave Owens 1966-06-07
Series The Jackie Gleason Show Unknown 1966-09-17
Movie Beach Blanket Bingo Frankie 1965-04-14
Movie Sergeant Dead Head Sergeant O.K. Deadhead / Sergeant Donovan 1965-08-18
Series The Dean Martin Show Unknown 1965-09-16
Movie Dr. Goldfoot and the Bikini Machine Craig Gamble 1965-11-06
Movie How to Stuff a Wild Bikini Unknown 1965-07-14
Movie Ski Party Todd Armstrong 1965-06-30
Series Hullabaloo Unknown 1965-01-12
Movie I'll Take Sweden Kenny Klinger 1965-06-18
Series Where the Action Is Unknown 1965-06-27
Series The Don Lane Tonight Show Unknown 1965
Series The Lloyd Thaxton Show Himself 1964-09-14
Series The Bing Crosby Show Unknown 1964-09-14
Movie Pajama Party Unknown 1964-11-11
Movie Bikini Beach Frankie / Potato Bug 1964-07-22
Movie Muscle Beach Party Frankie 1964-03-25
Series The Hollywood Palace Unknown 1964-01-04
Series The Celebrity Game Unknown 1964
Movie Beach Party Frankie 1963-08-07
Movie The Castilian Jerifán 1963-09-06
Movie Drums of Africa Brian Ferrers 1963-05-15
Movie Come Fly with Me Unknown 1963-03-27
Series The Patty Duke Show Unknown 1963-09-18
Series Burke's Law Unknown 1963-09-20
Movie Celebrity Party Himself 1963-11-30
Series Mr. Novak Unknown 1963-09-24
Movie Operation Bikini Seaman Joseph Malzone 1963-03-26
Series The Eleventh Hour Unknown 1962-10-03
Series The Lucy Show Unknown 1962-10-01
Movie Panic in Year Zero! Rick Baldwin 1962-07-05
Series The Steve Allen Playhouse Unknown 1962-06-11
Series The Merv Griffin Show Unknown 1962-10-01
Series The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson Unknown 1962-10-01
Series Talent Scouts Unknown 1962
Series Combat! Unknown 1962-10-02
Series The Tonight Show Unknown 1962-04-02
Series Two of a Kind Unknown 1961-10-12
Movie Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea Lt 1961-07-12
Movie Saiyûki Alakazam 1961-07-14
Series The New Steve Allen Show Unknown 1961-09-27
Series The Mike Douglas Show Unknown 1961-12-11
Movie Sail a Crooked Ship Ens. Rodney J. Foglemeyer 1961-12-01
Movie Guns of the Timberland Bert Harvey 1960-04-08
Series Here's Hollywood Unknown 1960-09-26
Movie Spirit of the Alamo Himself 1960-11-14
Movie The Alamo Smitty 1960-10-24
Series Rawhide Unknown 1959-01-09
Movie The 31st Annual Academy Awards Himself - Audience Member 1959-04-06
Movie Hound-Dog Man Unknown 1959-11-01
Series The Milton Berle Show Unknown 1958-10-08
Movie Jamboree! Frankie Avalon 1958-08-22
Series The Dick Clark Show Unknown 1958-02-15
Series Stump the Stars Unknown 1958
Series Shirley Temple's Storybook Unknown 1958-01-12
Series American Bandstand Unknown 1957-08-05
Series The Jack Paar Tonight Show Unknown 1957-07-29
Series The Big Record Unknown 1957-08-18
Series The Dinah Shore Chevy Show Unknown 1956-10-05
Series Person to Person Unknown 1953-10-02
Series The Jackie Gleason Show Unknown 1952-09-20
Series The Bob Hope Show Unknown 1952-10-12
Series This Is Your Life Unknown 1952-10-01
Series The Jack Benny Program Unknown 1950-10-28
Series The Ed Sullivan Show Unknown 1948-06-20
Series Perry Como's Kraft Music Hall Unknown 1948-12-24