Kermit Ruffins

Soundtrack | Miscellaneous Crew | Actor
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KNOWN FOR 
Seeking Justice (2011) | Contraband (2012) | The Skeleton Key (2005)
AKA 
Kermit Hampton Ruffins

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Past Film & Video (11 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Girls TripGirls Trip Writer ("Do Whatcha Wanna Pt. 2")  Less 2017 $19MM $115MM / $115MM
  • Primary photo for Of Mind and MusicOf Mind and Music Composer (additional music), Performer ("DROP ME OFF IN NEW ORLEANS"), Writer ("DROP ME OFF IN NEW ORLEANS")  Less 2014 $15K / —
  • Primary photo for So UndercoverSo Undercover Himself (as Kermit Hampton Ruffins), Performer ("Drop Me Off in New Orleans"), Writer ("Drop Me Off in New Orleans")  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for StolenStolen Performer ("Rebirth Medley - My Song, Pie Pt. 2, Mexican Special"), Writer ("Rebirth Medley - My Song, Pie Pt. 2, Mexican Special")  Less 2012 $35MM $304K / —
  • Primary photo for ContrabandContraband Writer ("Do Whatcha Wanna")  Less 2012 $25MM $67MM / $96MM
  • Primary photo for A Little Bit of HeavenA Little Bit of Heaven Performer ("Happy Weekday Blues", "Treme Second Line"), Writer ("Happy Weekday Blues", "Treme Second Line")  Less 2011 $10K / —
  • Primary photo for Seeking JusticeSeeking Justice Performer ("Only In NOLA"), Writer ("Only In NOLA")  Less 2011 $17MM $41K / —
  • Primary photo for Tremé LifeTremé Life Executive Producer  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for New Orleans StoryNew Orleans Story Himself, Performer ("Just a Closer Walk With Thee", "On the Sunny Side of the Street", "Second Line")  Less 2008 $300K
  • Primary photo for Make It Funky!Make It Funky! Himself, Performer ("Skokiaan")  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for The Skeleton KeyThe Skeleton Key Writer ("Do Whatcha Wanna", "Feel Like Funkin' It Up")  Less 2005 $43MM $48MM / $45MM
Past Television (7 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for The OriginalsThe Originals (TV Series) Performer ("Wake Up Neesie") (1 episode, 2013), Performer ("When the Saints Go Marching In") (1 episode, 2017), Performer ("O Christmas Tree") (1 episode, 2014), Writer ("Wake Up Neesie") (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013–2017 3
    • Gather Up the Killers (Mar 17, 2017) Performer ("When the Saints Go Marching In")  Less
    • The Map of Moments (Dec 8, 2014) Performer ("O Christmas Tree") (uncredited)  Less
    • Always and Forever (Oct 3, 2013) Performer ("Wake Up Neesie") (uncredited), Writer ("Wake Up Neesie") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Black Cab Sessions USABlack Cab Sessions USA (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012 1
  • Primary photo for TremeTreme (TV Series) Consultant (4 episodes, 2010), Himself (3 episodes, 2010), Writer ("Swing This") (1 episode, 2010), Performer ("Skokiaan", "Swing This") (1 episode, 2010), Writer ("When I Die (You Better Second Line)", "I Got a Woman", "Call To The Past") (1 episode, 2011), Performer ("Treme Mardi Gras") (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010–2011 6
    • Everything I Do Gonh Be Funky (May 1, 2011) Himself, Writer ("When I Die (You Better Second Line)", "I Got a Woman", "Call To The Past") (uncredited)  Less
    • All on a Mardi Gras Day (Jun 6, 2010) Consultant  Less
    • Meet De Boys on the Battlefront (Apr 18, 2010) Himself, Performer ("Treme Mardi Gras") (uncredited)  Less
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  • Primary photo for After the CatchAfter the Catch (TV Series) Writer ("Drop Me Off In New Orleans", "Saint James Infermery", "Wake Up Nessie") (1 episode, 2010), Himself (1 episode, 2010), Performer ("Drop Me Off In New Orleans", "Saint James Infermery", "Wake Up Nessie") (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010 1
    • The Time Bandit (Jun 15, 2010) Himself, Performer ("Drop Me Off In New Orleans", "Saint James Infermery", "Wake Up Nessie"), Writer ("Drop Me Off In New Orleans", "Saint James Infermery", "Wake Up Nessie")  Less
  • Primary photo for The WireThe Wire (TV Series) Performer ("When I Die (You Better Second Line)") (1 episode, 2008), Writer ("When I Die (You Better Second Line)") (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008 1
    • Not for Attribution (Jan 20, 2008) Performer ("When I Die (You Better Second Line)"), Writer ("When I Die (You Better Second Line)")  Less
  • Primary photo for The Big EasyThe Big Easy (TV Series) Lead Singer (1 episode, 1996), Performer ("I'll Drink Ta Dat", "Monday Night in New Orleans") (1 episode, 1996), Writer ("I'll Drink Ta Dat") (1 episode, 1996)  Less 1996 1
    • Pilot (Aug 11, 1996) Lead Singer, Performer ("I'll Drink Ta Dat", "Monday Night in New Orleans"), Writer ("I'll Drink Ta Dat")  Less
  • Primary photo for Party of FiveParty of Five (TV Series) Performer ("I've Got the World on a String") (2 episodes, 1996)  Less 1996 2
    • Spring Breaks: Part 2 (Mar 27, 1996) Performer ("I've Got the World on a String")  Less
    • Spring Breaks: Part 1 (Mar 27, 1996) Performer ("I've Got the World on a String")  Less
Self (11 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for One Note at a TimeOne Note at a Time Himself  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for TremeTreme (TV Series) Himself (10 episodes, 2010)  Less 2010–2013
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  • Primary photo for Top ChefTop Chef (TV Series) Himself - Guest Judge / Musician (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013
    • Jazz Hands (Nov 13, 2013) Himself - Guest Judge / Musician  Less
  • Primary photo for 50s Britannia50s Britannia (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Treme Musical Performances: SkokiaanTreme Musical Performances: Skokiaan (Video) Himself  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Sins and SecretsSins and Secrets (TV Series) Himself - Musician (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011
    • New Orleans (Feb 24, 2011) Himself - Musician  Less
  • Primary photo for Late Night with Jimmy FallonLate Night with Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) Himself - Guest Musician (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010
    • Episode #2.184 (Dec 7, 2010) Himself - Guest Musician  Less
  • Primary photo for After the CatchAfter the Catch (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for No Cross, No CrownNo Cross, No Crown Himself  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for New Orleans Music in ExileNew Orleans Music in Exile Himself  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Rhythm 'n' Bayous: A Road Map to Louisiana MusicRhythm 'n' Bayous: A Road Map to Louisiana Music Himself  Less 2000

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