Loudon Wainwright III

Actor | Soundtrack | Music Department
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KNOWN FOR 
Big Fish (2003) | Elizabethtown (2005) | G-Force (2009)
AKA 
Loudon Wainwright
BORN 
Sep 5, 1946 (age 71)
HEIGHT 
6' 2" (1.88m)

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Past Film & Video (28 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for We Only Know So MuchWe Only Know So Much Theodore Copeland  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for No Pay, NudityNo Pay, Nudity Brian, Writer ("Life is Not Picnic")  Less 2016 $14K / —
  • Primary photo for I Had a DreamI Had a Dream (Short) Actor, Music Producer, Musician  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Tree ManTree Man Performer ("Suddenly it's Christmas'), Writer ("Suddenly it's Christmas')  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for True StoryTrue Story Older Man  Less 2015 $4.7MM / —
  • Primary photo for Supreme Court: No Girls AllowedSupreme Court: No Girls Allowed (Short) Actor  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Pleased to Meet MePleased to Meet Me Eric  Less 2013 $400K
  • Primary photo for This Is 40This Is 40 Performer ("Days That We Die"), Writer ("Days That We Die")  Less 2012 $35MM $68MM / $88MM
  • Primary photo for Sing Me the Songs That Say I Love You: A Concert for Kate McGarrigleSing Me the Songs That Say I Love You: A Concert for Kate McGarrigle Himself (archive footage), Writer ("The Swimming Song")  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Sleepwalk with MeSleepwalk with Me Uncle Max  Less 2012 $1MM $2.3MM / —
  • Primary photo for CertaintyCertainty Tom  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for The Idiotmaker's Gravity TourThe Idiotmaker's Gravity Tour Performer ("Lullaby") (as Loudon Wainwright), Writer ("Lullaby") (as Loudon Wainwright)  Less 2011 $110K
  • Primary photo for High Wide & Handsome: The Charlie Poole ProjectHigh Wide & Handsome: The Charlie Poole Project Composer  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Zombie BankersZombie Bankers Performer ("Times is Hard"), Writer ("Times is Hard")  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for G-ForceG-Force Grandpa Goodman (as Loudon Wainwright)  Less 2009 $150MM $119MM / $293MM
  • Primary photo for Knocked UpKnocked Up Dr. Howard (as Loudon Wainwright), Composer, Performer ("Daughter", "Grey in L.A.", "Lullaby"), Writer ("Grey in L.A.", "Lullaby")  Less 2007 $30MM $149MM / $219MM
  • Primary photo for Yoga, Inc.Yoga, Inc. Performer ("Guru"), Writer ("Guru")  Less 2007 $200K
  • Primary photo for Off the BlackOff the Black Performer ("Kings And Queens"), Writer ("Kings And Queens")  Less 2006 $24K / —
  • Primary photo for For Your ConsiderationFor Your Consideration Nominee Ben Connelly (as Loudon Wainwright)  Less 2006 $12MM $5.5MM / —
  • Primary photo for The Squid and the WhaleThe Squid and the Whale Performer ("Lullaby", "The Swimming Song"), Writer ("Lullaby", "The Swimming Song")  Less 2005 $1.5MM $7.4MM / —
  • Primary photo for ElizabethtownElizabethtown Uncle Dale (as Loudon Wainwright)  Less 2005 $57MM $27MM / $14MM
  • Primary photo for The 40-Year-Old VirginThe 40-Year-Old Virgin Priest (as Loudon Wainwright)  Less 2005 $26MM $109MM / $177MM
  • Primary photo for The AviatorThe Aviator Cocoanut Grove Vocalist #2 (as Loudon Wainwright), Performer ("After You've Gone" (1918))  Less 2004 $110MM $103MM / $214MM
  • Primary photo for Big FishBig Fish Beamen (as Loudon Wainwright)  Less 2003 $70MM $66MM / $123MM
  • Primary photo for 28 Days28 Days Guitar Guy, Performer ("Heaven and Mud" (1978), "The Drinking Song" (1972), "White Winos" (2000), "Dreaming" (1995)), Writer ("Heaven and Mud" (1978), "The Drinking Song" (1972), "White Winos" (2000), "Dreaming" (1995))  Less 2000 $43MM $37MM / $62MM
  • Primary photo for Damned in the U.S.A.Damned in the U.S.A. Soundtrack ("Jesse Don't Like It")  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for JacknifeJacknife Ferretti  Less 1989 $2MM / —
  • Primary photo for The Slugger's WifeThe Slugger's Wife Gary, Performer ("Hey Hey My My")  Less 1985 $1.9MM / —
Past Television (19 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for LoveLove (TV Series) Writer ("Lost Love") (1 episode, 2018), Performer ("Donations") (1 episode, 2017), Performer ("Lost Love") (1 episode, 2018)  Less 2017–2018 2
    • The Cruikshanks (Mar 9, 2018) Performer ("Lost Love"), Writer ("Lost Love")  Less
    • A Day (Mar 10, 2017) Performer ("Donations")  Less
  • Primary photo for MosaicMosaic (TV Series) Casey Delacroix / Dennis Klein (4 episodes, 2017)  Less 2017–2018 4
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  • Primary photo for Some Jerk with a CameraSome Jerk with a Camera (TV Series) Writer ("1994") (1 episode, 2012), Writer ("In C") (1 episode, 2012), Performer ("1994") (1 episode, 2012), Performer ("In C") (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012 2
  • Primary photo for Person of InterestPerson of Interest (TV Series) Sheriff Landry (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012 1
    • Bad Code (Oct 4, 2012) Sheriff Landry (as Loudon Wainwright)  Less
  • Primary photo for ParenthoodParenthood (TV Series) Performer ("The Swimming Song") (1 episode, 2010), Writer ("The Swimming Song") (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010 1
    • The Deep End of the Pool (Mar 16, 2010) Performer ("The Swimming Song") (uncredited), Writer ("The Swimming Song") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Parks and RecreationParks and Recreation (TV Series) Barry (2 episodes, 2009)  Less 2009 2
    • Sister City (Oct 15, 2009) Barry (as Loudon Wainwright)  Less
    • Pilot (Apr 9, 2009) Barry (as Loudon Wainwright)  Less
  • Primary photo for According to JimAccording to Jim (TV Series) Minister (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006 1
    • Renewing Vows (Jan 24, 2006) Minister (as Loudon Wainwright)  Less
  • Primary photo for All I Want: A Portrait of Rufus WainwrightAll I Want: A Portrait of Rufus Wainwright (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited), Acknowledgment (still photographs provided by)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Live from New York: The First 5 Years of Saturday Night LiveLive from New York: The First 5 Years of Saturday Night Live (TV Special) Himself (archive footage), Performer ("Bicentennial"), Writer ("Bicentennial")  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for S.P.U.N.GS.P.U.N.G (TV Series) Music ("The Swimming Song") (1 episode, 2003)  Less 2003 1
  • Primary photo for Grounded for LifeGrounded for Life (TV Series) Dr. Weidlinger (1 episode, 2003)  Less 2003 1
    • Cuts Like a Knife (Mar 14, 2003) Dr. Weidlinger (as Loudon Wainwright)  Less
  • Primary photo for Ally McBealAlly McBeal (TV Series) Jerome Trouper (2 episodes, 2002)  Less 2002 2
  • Primary photo for UndeclaredUndeclared (TV Series) Hal Karp (12 episodes, 2001)  Less 2001–2002 12
    • Eric's POV (Mar 12, 2002) Hal Karp (as Loudon Wainwright)  Less
    • Hal and Hillary (Mar 5, 2002) Hal Karp (as Loudon Wainwright)  Less
    • The Perfect Date (Feb 19, 2002) Hal Karp (as Loudon Wainwright)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Soldier SoldierSoldier Soldier (TV Series) Norman (1 episode, 1992)  Less 1992 1
  • Primary photo for The T.V. ShowThe T.V. Show (TV Movie) Dead Man on Telethon / Spinal Tap Keyboardist  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for America 2-NightAmerica 2-Night (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1978)  Less 1978 1
  • Primary photo for Saturday Night LiveSaturday Night Live (TV Series) Performer ("Bicentennial", "Unrequited to the Nth Degree") (1 episode, 1975), Writer ("Bicentennial", "Unrequited to the Nth Degree") (1 episode, 1975), Himself - Musical Guest (1 episode, 1975)  Less 1975 1
    • Robert Klein/ABBA, Loudon Wainwright III (Nov 15, 1975) Himself - Musical Guest, Performer ("Bicentennial", "Unrequited to the Nth Degree"), Writer ("Bicentennial", "Unrequited to the Nth Degree")  Less
  • Primary photo for IltatähtiIltatähti (TV Series) Performer ("Say That You Love Me", "Bicentennial", "Clockwork Chartreuse") (1 episode, 1975), Himself (1 episode, 1975)  Less 1975 1
    • Episode dated 23 September 1975 (Sep 23, 1975) Himself, Performer ("Say That You Love Me", "Bicentennial", "Clockwork Chartreuse")  Less
  • Primary photo for M*A*S*HM*A*S*H (TV Series) Capt. Calvin Spalding (3 episodes, 1974), Performer ("Five Gold Stars", "Big Mac Is Coming") (1 episode, 1975), Performer ("North Korean Blues") (1 episode, 1974), Performer ("Unrequited to the Nth Degree", "I Wonder If They Miss Us") (1 episode, 1974), Writer ("Unrequited to the Nth Degree", "I Wonder If They Miss Us") (1 episode, 1974), Writer ("North Korean Blues") (1 episode, 1974), Composer (additional music) (1 episode, 1975), Writer ("Five Gold Stars", "Big Mac Is Coming") (1 episode, 1975)  Less 1974–1975 3
    • Big Mac (Feb 25, 1975) Capt. Calvin Spalding, Composer (additional music), Performer ("Five Gold Stars", "Big Mac Is Coming"), Writer ("Five Gold Stars", "Big Mac Is Coming")  Less
    • There Is Nothing Like a Nurse (Nov 19, 1974) Capt. Calvin Spalding, Performer ("Unrequited to the Nth Degree", "I Wonder If They Miss Us") (uncredited), Writer ("Unrequited to the Nth Degree", "I Wonder If They Miss Us") (uncredited)  Less
    • Rainbow Bridge (Sep 17, 1974) Capt. Calvin Spalding, Performer ("North Korean Blues"), Writer ("North Korean Blues")  Less
Self (20 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for The Mark Twain Prize: Ellen DeGeneresThe Mark Twain Prize: Ellen DeGeneres (TV Special) Self  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Late Show with David LettermanLate Show with David Letterman (TV Series) Himself / Himself - Musical Guest (2 episodes, 2008)  Less 2008–2012
  • Primary photo for The 78 Project web seriesThe 78 Project web series (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Rufus Wainwright: Prima DonnaRufus Wainwright: Prima Donna Himself  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for BreakfastBreakfast (TV Series) Himself - Singer / Songwriter (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Late Night with Jimmy FallonLate Night with Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) Himself - Musical Guest (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010
    • Episode #2.9 (Jan 14, 2010) Himself - Musical Guest  Less
  • Primary photo for ImagineImagine (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Late Night with Conan O'BrienLate Night with Conan O'Brien (TV Series) Himself / Himself - Musical Guest / Themselves - Musical Guest (6 episodes, 1994)  Less 1994–2008
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  • Primary photo for The Holy Modal Rounders: Bound to LoseThe Holy Modal Rounders: Bound to Lose Himself  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for The Heaven and Earth ShowThe Heaven and Earth Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2005)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Richard Thompson: Solitary LifeRichard Thompson: Solitary Life (TV Movie) Himself - Singer-Songwriter  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Life 360Life 360 (TV Series) Himself - Musical Guest (1 episode, 2002)  Less 2002
    • Monuments (Jun 13, 2002) Himself - Musical Guest  Less
  • Primary photo for Broadway's BestBroadway's Best (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Austin City LimitsAustin City Limits (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1999)  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Late Night with David LettermanLate Night with David Letterman (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1993)  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for Later... With Jools HollandLater... With Jools Holland (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1992)  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Johnny CarsonThe Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (TV Series) Himself / Himself - Musical Guest (2 episodes, 1984)  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for The Mike Douglas ShowThe Mike Douglas Show (TV Series) Himself - Entertainer (3 episodes, 1977)  Less 1977–1978
  • Primary photo for Saturday Night LiveSaturday Night Live (TV Series) Himself - Musical Guest (1 episode, 1975)  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for IltatähtiIltatähti (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1975)  Less 1975

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