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DJ Jazzy Jeff

Actor | Soundtrack | Composer
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KNOWN FOR 
The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air (1990-1996) | Strange Days (1995) | Boyz n the Hood (1991)
AWARDS 
3 wins & 4 nominations More »
AKA 
D.J. Jazzy Jeff | Jazzy Jeff | DJ Jazzy Jeff and The Fresh Prince | DJ Jazzy Jeff Townes | Jazzy Jeff Townes | Jeffrey A. Townes | Jeff Townes  Less
NICKNAMEs  
Jazz, DJ Jazzy Jeff
BORN 
Jan 15, 1965 (age 53)
HEIGHT 
5' 9½" (1.77m)

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Past Film & Video (24 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (16 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Len Goodman's Partners in RhymeLen Goodman's Partners in Rhyme (TV Series) Performer ("Summertime") ( 1 episode, 2017 )  Less 2017 1
    • Episode #1.3 (Sep 2, 2017) Performer ("Summertime") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for GMB TodayGMB Today (TV Series) Writer ("Summertime") ( 1 episode, 2017 )  Less 2017 1
    • Episode #1.7 (Aug 29, 2017) Writer ("Summertime") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Lip Sync BattleLip Sync Battle (TV Series) Writer ("Summertime") ( 1 episode, 2017 )  Less 2017 1
  • Primary photo for The BreaksThe Breaks (TV Series) Writer ("Brand New Funk") ( 1 episode, 2017 )  Less 2017 1
    • Substitution (Mar 13, 2017) Writer ("Brand New Funk")  Less
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy FallonThe Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) Jazzy Jeff ( 1 episode, 2015 ) , Writer ("The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air") ( 1 episode, 2017 )  Less 2015–2017 2
  • Primary photo for The X FactorThe X Factor (TV Series) Writer ("The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air") ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016 1
  • Primary photo for Tu cara me suenaTu cara me suena (TV Series) Writer ("El príncipe de Bel-Air") ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014 1
    • Episode #3.11 (Jan 23, 2014) Writer ("El príncipe de Bel-Air")  Less
  • Primary photo for Daily UkuleleDaily Ukulele (TV Series) Writer ("The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air") ( 1 episode, 2013 )  Less 2013 1
  • Primary photo for DeRay Davis: Power PlayDeRay Davis: Power Play (TV Special) Special Appearance By  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Parks and RecreationParks and Recreation (TV Series) Writer ("Parents Just Don't Understand") ( 1 episode, 2009 )  Less 2009 1
    • Pawnee Zoo (Sep 17, 2009) Writer ("Parents Just Don't Understand") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Welcome to the 80'sWelcome to the 80's (TV Series) Performer ("Parents Just Don't Understand") ( 1 episode, 2009 )  Less 2009 1
    • Rap, Breakdance und Graffiti (Aug 18, 2009) Performer ("Parents Just Don't Understand") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for EntourageEntourage (TV Series) Performer ("Jeff N Fess") ( 1 episode, 2007 )  Less 2007 1
    • Gotcha! (Apr 29, 2007) Performer ("Jeff N Fess") (as DJ Jazzy Jeff)  Less
  • Primary photo for Bug JuiceBug Juice (TV Series) Writer ("The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air" ) ( 1 episode, 1998 )  Less 1998 1
    • Turn, Turn, Turn (1998) Writer ("The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air" )  Less
  • Primary photo for The Fresh Prince of Bel-AirThe Fresh Prince of Bel-Air (TV Series) Jazz / D.J. Jazzy Jeff ( 46 episodes, 1990–1996 ) , Writer ("Parents Just Don't Understand") ( 1 episode, 1990 )  Less 1990–1996 47
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  • Primary photo for Saved by the Bell: Hawaiian StyleSaved by the Bell: Hawaiian Style (TV Movie) Writer ("Summertime") (uncredited)  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for In the Heat of the NightIn the Heat of the Night (TV Series) Writer ("He's The DJ, I'm The Rapper") ( 1 episode, 1989 ) , Performer ("He's The DJ, I'm The Rapper") ( 1 episode, 1989 )  Less 1989 1
    • Country Mouse, City Mouse (Jan 10, 1989) Performer ("He's The DJ, I'm The Rapper") (uncredited), Writer ("He's The DJ, I'm The Rapper") (uncredited)  Less
Self (40 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for As I AM: The Life and Times of DJ AMAs I AM: The Life and Times of DJ AM Himself (as Jeffrey A. Townes)  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for The Queen Latifah ShowThe Queen Latifah Show (TV Series) Himself - Guest ( 1 episode, 2013 )  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for The Graham Norton ShowThe Graham Norton Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2013 )  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Late Night with Jimmy FallonLate Night with Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 2009–2013 )  Less 2009–2013
  • Primary photo for Sample: Not for SaleSample: Not for Sale Himself - Interviewee (as Jeffrey A. Townes)  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Philly's 4th of July JamPhilly's 4th of July Jam (TV Special) Himself (as Jeffrey A. Townes)  Less 2011 $123K
  • Primary photo for Aries Spears: Hollywood, Look I'm SmilingAries Spears: Hollywood, Look I'm Smiling Himself  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Downtown CallingDowntown Calling Himself  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for 6th Annual VH1 Hip Hop Honors6th Annual VH1 Hip Hop Honors (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for XposéXposé (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for 2nd Annual VH1 Hip-Hop Honors2nd Annual VH1 Hip-Hop Honors (TV Movie) Himself (as Jazzy Jeff)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Ant & Dec's Saturday Night TakeawayAnt & Dec's Saturday Night Takeaway (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2005 )  Less 2005
    • Episode #5.10 (Apr 16, 2005) Himself (as Jazzy Jeff)  Less
  • Primary photo for Back to Bel-Air: A Fresh LookBack to Bel-Air: A Fresh Look (Video) Himself  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Black in the 80sBlack in the 80s (TV Mini-series) Himself  Less 2005– 
  • Primary photo for I Love the '90s: Part DeuxI Love the '90s: Part Deux (TV Series) Himself  Less 2005– 
  • Primary photo for Philly Boy: A Movie About M.C. BreezePhilly Boy: A Movie About M.C. Breeze Himself  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Headliners & Legends: Will SmithHeadliners & Legends: Will Smith (TV Movie) Himself (as Jeffrey A. Townes)  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for I Love 1980'sI Love 1980's (TV Series) Self ( 1 episode, 2001 )  Less 2001
    • I Love 1982 (Feb 3, 2001) Self (as Jazzy Jeff Townes)  Less
  • Primary photo for 2001 Lady of Soul Awards2001 Lady of Soul Awards (TV Special) Himself - Presenter (as DJ Jazzy Jeff Townes)  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Brit Awards 2000Brit Awards 2000 (TV Special) Himself - Performer  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for The Will Smith Music Video CollectionThe Will Smith Music Video Collection (Video) Himself (segment "So Fresh")  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Ultra SoundUltra Sound (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1999 )  Less 1999
    • Will Smith (1999) Himself (as Jeffrey A. Townes)  Less
  • Primary photo for Essence AwardsEssence Awards (TV Special) Himself  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for The American Music Awards 20th Anniversary SpecialThe American Music Awards 20th Anniversary Special (TV Special) Himself - Performer (as Jeffrey A. Townes)  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for Encantada de la vidaEncantada de la vida (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1993 )  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for NBA All-Star Stay in School JamNBA All-Star Stay in School Jam (TV Movie) Himself (as Jeffrey A. Townes)  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for The 34th Annual Grammy AwardsThe 34th Annual Grammy Awards (TV Special) Himself (as Jeffrey A. Townes)  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for The 19th Annual American Music AwardsThe 19th Annual American Music Awards (TV Special) Himself  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for Soul TrainSoul Train (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1991 )  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for Ebony/Jet ShowcaseEbony/Jet Showcase (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 1989–1991 )  Less 1989–1991
  • Primary photo for 1991 MTV Video Music Awards1991 MTV Video Music Awards (TV Special) Himself (as Jeffrey A. Townes)  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for Night of 100 Stars IIINight of 100 Stars III (TV Movie) Himself (as D.J. Jazzy Jeff)  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for DisneylandDisneyland (TV Series) Himself / DJ Jazzy Jeff ( 1 episode, 1990 )  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for It's Showtime at the ApolloIt's Showtime at the Apollo (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1989 )  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for The Arsenio Hall ShowThe Arsenio Hall Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1989 )  Less 1989
    • Episode #2.24 (Oct 12, 1989) Himself (as D.J. Jazzy Jeff)  Less
  • Primary photo for The 16th Annual American Music AwardsThe 16th Annual American Music Awards (TV Special) Himself - Performer (as D.J. Jazzy Jeff)  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for 21st NAACP Image Awards21st NAACP Image Awards (TV Special) Himself - Performer (as Jeffrey A. Townes)  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for An All Star Celebration: Vote '88An All Star Celebration: Vote '88 (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for Yo! MTV RapsYo! MTV Raps (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1988 )  Less 1988
    • Pilot (Aug 6, 1988) Himself  Less
  • Primary photo for Phila.SophicalPhila.Sophical Himself (as Jeffrey A. Townes)  Less
Archive Footage (7 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Entertainment TonightEntertainment Tonight (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2017 )  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for Peter Andre's 90 Party Hits of the 90sPeter Andre's 90 Party Hits of the 90s (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage) (as DJ Jazzy Jeff and The Fresh Prince)  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for The Graham Norton ShowThe Graham Norton Show (TV Series) DJ Jazzy Jeff ( 1 episode, 2013 )  Less 2013
    • Compilation (Jul 5, 2013) DJ Jazzy Jeff (archive footage) (as Jeffrey A. Townes)  Less
  • Primary photo for A polos 25A polos 25 (TV Series) Jazz ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010
    • Episode #1.23 (May 14, 2010) Jazz (archive footage) (as Jeffrey A. Townes)  Less
  • Primary photo for Video on TrialVideo on Trial (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2007 )  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for And You Don't Stop: 30 Years of Hip-HopAnd You Don't Stop: 30 Years of Hip-Hop (TV Mini-series) Himself  Less 2004 $2MM
  • Primary photo for The Fresh Prince of Bel-AirThe Fresh Prince of Bel-Air (TV Series) Jazz ( 1 episode, 1990 )  Less 1990
Other (1 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE

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