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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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Sep 18, 1939 In Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series Bandstand
Latest Project:
Movie Father 2017-10-07

2 nominations.

Known For
Poster of The Help
Poster of Casino
Poster of Grease
Poster of The Alamo
Series Tienerklanken Unknown 2018
Movie The Wages of Spin Himself 2017-09-15
Movie Father Jack Freidman 2017-10-07
Movie My Music: Summer, Surf & Beach Music We Love Himself 2016-08-22
Movie 10 Cloverfield Lane Unknown 2016-03-11
Movie The Wrecking Crew! Unknown 2015-03-13
Movie Jersey Boys Unknown 2014-06-20
Movie I Am Santa Claus Unknown 2014-11-04
Series Inside Edition Unknown 2013
Series Home & Family Unknown 2012-10-01
Movie Here's Lucy Spotlight: Lucie Arnaz Clip from 'Here's Lucy' 2012-12-18
Series Metal Evolution Unknown 2011-11-11
Series Philadelphia: The Great Experiment Unknown 2011-04-26
Movie The Help Unknown 2011-08-10
Series Pan Am Unknown 2011-09-25
Movie Hollywood Don't Surf! Himself 2011-09-01
Series Chow Ciao! With Fabio Viviani Unknown 2011-09-30
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
Series The Florence Henderson Show Unknown 2008-01-21
Movie My Music: Love Songs of the '50s and '60s Himself 2008-12-01
Series La tele de tu vida Unknown 2007-01-11
Series Grease: You're the One That I Want! Unknown 2007-01-07
Movie Mr. Warmth: The Don Rickles Project Unknown 2007-12-04
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 Dexter Unknown 2006-10-01
Movie Frágil Unknown 2005-04-15
Series 20 to 1 Unknown 2005-09-29
Series Larry King Live Unknown 2004
Series Un paso adelante Unknown 2002-01-08
Series The Wayne Brady Show Unknown 2002-09-02
Movie American Soundtrack: Red, White & Rock Himself 2002-08-11
Movie Deuces Wild Unknown 2002-05-03
Series American Idol Unknown 2002-06-11
Series California's Golden Parks Unknown 2002-04-26
Series Talk Soup Unknown 2000
Movie Hollywood Rocks the Movies: The Early Years Unknown 2000-07-02
Series VH-1 Behind the Movie Unknown 1999-01-01
Movie 68th Annual Hollywood Christmas Parade Himself 1999-11-29
Series VH-1 Where Are They Now? Unknown 1999-01-01
Series Friday Night Unknown 1998
Series The View Unknown 1997-08-11
Series Behind the Music Unknown 1997-08-17
Series The Rosie O'Donnell Show Unknown 1997
Movie Hard Eight Unknown 1997-02-28
Series Sabrina, the Teenage Witch Unknown 1996-09-27
Movie Ballyhoo: The Hollywood Sideshow! Himself - Host 1996-08-13
Movie The Life and Times of the Everly Brothers Himself 1996-03-21
Movie A Dream Is a Wish Your Heart Makes: The Annette Funicello Story Frankie Avalon 1995-10-22
Series Howie Mandel's Sunny Skies Unknown 1995-10-11
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 1992-10-01
Series Renegade Unknown 1992-09-19
Movie Idols Himself 1991-10-24
Movie Thank Ya, Thank Ya Kindly Himself 1991-02-11
Series One on One with John Tesh Unknown 1991-09-09
Movie Betsy's Wedding Unknown 1990-06-22
Movie Born on the Fourth of July Unknown 1990-01-05
Series The Joan Rivers Show Unknown 1989-09-05
Movie She's Out of Control Unknown 1989-04-14
Movie The 6th Annual American Cinema Awards Himself 1989-01-06
Movie Troop Beverly Hills Unknown 1989-03-24
Movie Christmas at Pee Wee's Playhouse Himself 1988
Movie Opryland Celebrates 200 Years of American Music Himself - Host 1988-03-01
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
Series Sábado noche Unknown 1988
Series Full House Unknown 1987-10-14
Movie The Annual Entertainment Industry Honors Presentes a Salute to Bud Grant Himself 1987-11-24
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 Fantasy Island Unknown 1977-01-14
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 Easy Does It... Starring Frankie Avalon Unknown 1976
Series The Sonny and Cher Show Unknown 1976-02-01
Series The Magnificent Marble Machine Unknown 1975
Series Cher Unknown 1975-02-16
Series Good Morning America Unknown 1975-01-06
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
Series Police Story Unknown 1973-03-20
Series NBC Follies Unknown 1973-02-08
Movie Saga of Sonora Stagecoach Driver 1973-05-03
Series The John Byner Comedy Hour Himself 1972-08-01
Series Celebrity Bowling Unknown 1972
Movie Horror House Chris 1970-04-15
Series Allen Ludden's Gallery Unknown 1969-06-23
Series The David Frost Show Unknown 1969-07-07
Series Love, American Style Unknown 1969-09-29
Series The Barbara McNair Show Unknown 1969-09-06
Series The Saturday Crowd Unknown 1969
Series It Takes a Thief Unknown 1968-01-09
Series Here's Lucy Unknown 1968-09-23
Movie Skidoo Angie 1968-12-19
Series The Pat Boone Show Unknown 1968
Series The Joey Bishop Show Unknown 1967-04-17
Movie Something Special Himself 1967-03-23
Movie The Million Eyes of Sumuru Tommy Carter 1967-05-17
Series The Woody Woodbury Show Unknown 1967-10-21
Series Off to See the Wizard Unknown 1967-09-08
Series The Jackie Gleason Show Unknown 1966-09-17
Movie Fireball 500 Dave Owens 1966-06-07
Series The London Palladium Show Unknown 1966-01-02
Series The Hollywood Squares Unknown 1966-10-17
Series Hollywood Backstage Unknown 1966
Series Bandstand Unknown 1966
Series Beat! Beat! Beat! Unknown 1966-01-07
Movie Sergeant Dead Head Sergeant O.K. Deadhead / Sergeant Donovan 1965-08-18
Movie How to Stuff a Wild Bikini Unknown 1965-07-14
Movie Ski Party Todd Armstrong 1965-06-30
Movie Beach Blanket Bingo Frankie 1965-04-14
Series The Don Lane Tonight Show Unknown 1965
Series The Dean Martin Show Unknown 1965-09-16
Movie I'll Take Sweden Kenny Klinger 1965-06-18
Movie Dr. Goldfoot and the Bikini Machine Craig Gamble 1965-11-06
Series Where the Action Is Unknown 1965-06-27
Series Hullabaloo Unknown 1965-01-12
Series Amigos del martes Unknown 1964
Movie Muscle Beach Party Frankie 1964-03-25
Series The Bing Crosby Show Unknown 1964-09-14
Movie Pajama Party Unknown 1964-11-11
Series The Lloyd Thaxton Show Himself 1964-09-14
Movie Bikini Beach Frankie / Potato Bug 1964-07-22
Series The Celebrity Game Unknown 1964
Series The Hollywood Palace Unknown 1964-01-04
Series Talent Scouts Unknown 1963
Movie Drums of Africa Brian Ferrers 1963-05-15
Movie The Castilian Jerifán 1963-09-06
Movie Beach Party Frankie 1963-08-07
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
Movie Panic in Year Zero! Rick Baldwin 1962-07-05
Series The Steve Allen Playhouse Unknown 1962-06-11
Series The Lucy Show Unknown 1962-10-01
Series The Merv Griffin Show Unknown 1962-10-01
Series Combat! Unknown 1962-10-02
Series The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson Unknown 1962-10-01
Series The Tonight Show Unknown 1962-04-02
Movie Saiyûki Alakazam 1961-07-14
Movie Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea Lt 1961-07-12
Series The New Steve Allen Show Unknown 1961-09-27
Series Two of a Kind Unknown 1961-10-12
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 Big Record Unknown 1957-08-18
Series The Jack Paar Tonight Show Unknown 1957-07-29
Series The Dinah Shore Chevy Show Unknown 1956-10-05
Series Person to Person Unknown 1953-10-02
Series The Bob Hope Show Unknown 1952-10-12
Series This Is Your Life Unknown 1952-10-01
Series The Jackie Gleason Show Unknown 1952-09-20
Series The Jack Benny Program Unknown 1950-10-28
Series Perry Como's Kraft Music Hall Unknown 1948-12-24
Series The Ed Sullivan Show Unknown 1948-06-20