Billy Eckstine (1914–1993)

Soundtrack | Actor
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KNOWN FOR 
Fido (2006) | Detroit (2017) | Woman Wanted (1999)
NICKNAME  
Mr. B
BORN 
Jul 8, 1914 (died Mar 8, 1993)

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Past Film & Video (7 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for DetroitDetroit Writer ("I Want to Talk About You")  Less 2017 $34MM $17MM / —
  • Primary photo for FidoFido Performer ("I've Got a Date with Rhythm"), Writer ("I've Got a Date with Rhythm")  Less 2006 $8MM $298K / —
  • Primary photo for Woman WantedWoman Wanted Performer ("Everything I Have Is Yours")  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Eros and PsycheEros and Psyche Writer ("Stormy Monday Blues")  Less 1998 FIM 5.4MM
  • Primary photo for Jo Jo Dancer, Your Life Is CallingJo Jo Dancer, Your Life Is Calling Johnny Barnett  Less 1986 $14MM $18MM / —
  • Primary photo for Let's Do It AgainLet's Do It Again Zack  Less 1975 $70K $12MM / —
  • Primary photo for Skirts Ahoy!Skirts Ahoy! Billy Eckstein, Performer ("Hold Me Close to You") (uncredited)  Less 1952
Past Television (4 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for The Last TycoonThe Last Tycoon (TV Series) Writer ("Ill Wind ") (1 episode, 2017)  Less 2017 1
  • Primary photo for ParenthoodParenthood (TV Series) Performer ("You're Driving Me Crazy") (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013 1
    • Nipple Confusion (Oct 10, 2013) Performer ("You're Driving Me Crazy") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Sanford and SonSanford and Son (TV Series) The Nightclub Singer (1 episode, 1975), Soundtrack (1 episode, 1975)  Less 1975 1
    • The Stand-In (Jan 17, 1975) The Nightclub Singer, Soundtrack ("Jelly Jelly") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Amigos del martesAmigos del martes (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1964)  Less 1964 1
Self (46 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Listen Up: The Lives of Quincy JonesListen Up: The Lives of Quincy Jones Himself  Less 1990 $777K / —
  • Primary photo for Irving Berlin's 100th Birthday CelebrationIrving Berlin's 100th Birthday Celebration (TV Special) Himself  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for The 7th Annual Black Achievement AwardsThe 7th Annual Black Achievement Awards (TV Special) Himself  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for Uptown: A Tribute to the Apollo TheatreUptown: A Tribute to the Apollo Theatre (TV Special) Himself  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for The Mike Douglas ShowThe Mike Douglas Show (TV Series) Himself - Vocalist / Himself - Singer / Bandleader / Himself - Musician (9 episodes, 1965)  Less 1965–1978
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  • Primary photo for Dinah!Dinah! (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 1975)  Less 1975–1976
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Johnny CarsonThe Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (TV Series) Himself - Guest / Himself (7 episodes, 1965)  Less 1965–1975
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  • Primary photo for Sammy and CompanySammy and Company (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1975)  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for The Bob Braun ShowThe Bob Braun Show (TV Series) Himself - Vocalist (2 episodes, 1973)  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for Duke Ellington... We Love You MadlyDuke Ellington... We Love You Madly (TV Special) Himself  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for WattstaxWattstax Himself (uncredited)  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for Tony Bennett at the Talk of the TownTony Bennett at the Talk of the Town (TV Mini-series) Herself - Singer (1 episode, 1972)  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for The Dick Cavett ShowThe Dick Cavett Show (TV Series) Himself - Musician (1 episode, 1972)  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for Saturday VarietySaturday Variety (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1972)  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for FlipFlip (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1971)  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for The David Frost ShowThe David Frost Show (TV Series) Himself (3 episodes, 1969)  Less 1969–1971
  • Primary photo for The Bill Cosby Special, or?The Bill Cosby Special, or? (TV Special) Himself  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for The Real Tom Kennedy ShowThe Real Tom Kennedy Show (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 1970)  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for The Young GenerationThe Young Generation (TV Series) Himself - Guest (1 episode, 1970)  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for Playboy After DarkPlayboy After Dark (TV Series) Himself / Singer (2 episodes, 1969)  Less 1969–1970
  • Primary photo for This Is Tom JonesThis Is Tom Jones (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1970)  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for Frost on SundayFrost on Sunday (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 1969)  Less 1969–1970
  • Primary photo for DellaDella (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 1969)  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for The Joey Bishop ShowThe Joey Bishop Show (TV Series) Himself (4 episodes, 1967)  Less 1967–1969
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  • Primary photo for Sydney TonightSydney Tonight (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1969)  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for Win with the StarsWin with the Stars (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 1968)  Less 1968–1969
  • Primary photo for George Jessel's Here Come the StarsGeorge Jessel's Here Come the Stars (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1969)  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for The Woody Woodbury ShowThe Woody Woodbury Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1968)  Less 1968
  • Primary photo for The Pat Boone ShowThe Pat Boone Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1968)  Less 1968
  • Primary photo for International CabaretInternational Cabaret (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1967)  Less 1967
  • Primary photo for Toast of the TownToast of the Town (TV Series) Singer / Himself (7 episodes, 1949)  Less 1949–1962
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  • Primary photo for The Steve Allen ShowThe Steve Allen Show (TV Series) Himself - Singer (2 episodes, 1956)  Less 1956–1959
  • Primary photo for The Patti Page Oldsmobile ShowThe Patti Page Oldsmobile Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1959)  Less 1959
  • Primary photo for The Bob Crosby ShowThe Bob Crosby Show (TV Series) Himself - Singer (1 episode, 1958)  Less 1958
  • Primary photo for The Nat King Cole ShowThe Nat King Cole Show (TV Series) Himself - Singer / Trumpeter / Jazzophone Player (1 episode, 1957)  Less 1957
    • Episode #3.13 (Dec 17, 1957) Himself - Singer / Trumpeter / Jazzophone Player  Less
  • Primary photo for BandstandBandstand (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1957)  Less 1957
  • Primary photo for The Juke Box JuryThe Juke Box Jury (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1956)  Less 1956
  • Primary photo for The Arthur Murray PartyThe Arthur Murray Party (TV Series) Himself - Entertainer (1 episode, 1955)  Less 1955
    • Episode #6.9 (Aug 23, 1955) Himself - Entertainer  Less
  • Primary photo for What's My Line?What's My Line? (TV Series) Himself - Mystery Guest (1 episode, 1952)  Less 1952
  • Primary photo for Texaco Star Theatre Starring Milton BerleTexaco Star Theatre Starring Milton Berle (TV Series) Himself - Singer (2 episodes, 1951)  Less 1951–1952
  • Primary photo for Four Star RevueFour Star Revue (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1952)  Less 1952
  • Primary photo for The Saturday Night Revue with Jack CarterThe Saturday Night Revue with Jack Carter (TV Series) Himself - Singer / Musician (1 episode, 1950)  Less 1950
    • Episode #1.13 (May 20, 1950) Himself - Singer / Musician  Less
  • Primary photo for Floor ShowFloor Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1949)  Less 1949
  • Primary photo for Adventures in JazzAdventures in Jazz (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1949)  Less 1949
  • Primary photo for Harlem After MidnightHarlem After Midnight (Short) Himself (band leader / vocalist)  Less 1949
  • Primary photo for Rhythm in a RiffRhythm in a Riff Himself  Less 1947
Archive Footage (3 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE

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