Harry Nilsson (I) (1941–1994)


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Harry Nilsson was born on June 15, 1941 in Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA as Harry Edward Nilsson III. He was married to Una Mary O'Keeffe, Diane Clatworthy and Sandra Lee McTaggart. He died on January 15, 1994 in Agoura Hills, California, USA. See full bio »

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Magnolia Soundtrack
(1999)
Punch-Drunk Love Soundtrack
(2002)
Contact Soundtrack
(1997)
Goodfellas Soundtrack
(1990)

Filmography

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  Clown Detective (Short) (performer: "One") / (writer: "One") (announced)
 2021 Zoey's Extraordinary Playlist (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Zoey's Extraordinary Mystery (2021) ... (writer: "One" - uncredited)
 2021 Cherry (writer: "Poly High")
  Morning Joe (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2021) (writer - 1 episode, 2021)
- Episode dated 22 January 2021 (2021) ... (performer: "Jump Into The Fire") / (writer: "Jump Into The Fire")
  Big Mouth (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2020) (writer - 1 episode, 2020)
- Horrority House (2020) ... (performer: "Gotta Get Up" - uncredited) / (writer: "Gotta Get Up" - uncredited)
 2020 Godmothered (performer: "Everybody's Talkin'")
  The Simpsons (TV Series) (writer - 5 episodes, 1999 - 2020) (performer - 2 episodes, 2012 - 2020)
- Treehouse of Horror XXXI (2020) ... (performer: "Gotta Get Up" - uncredited) / (writer: "Gotta Get Up" - uncredited)
- The Kid Is All Right (2013) ... (writer: "One" - uncredited)
- To Cur with Love (2012) ... (performer: "Me and My Arrow") / (writer: "Me and My Arrow")
- C.E.D'oh (2003) ... (writer: "People Let Me Tell You About My Best Friend")
- Mom and Pop Art (1999) ... (writer: "Coconut")
  Space Force (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes, 2020) (writer - 2 episodes, 2020)
- Proportionate Response (2020) ... (performer: "Spaceman") / (writer: "Spaceman")
- The Launch (2020) ... (performer: "Spaceman" - uncredited) / (writer: "Spaceman" - uncredited)
 2020 Scoob! (writer: "One")
  Drinnen - Im Internet sind alle gleich (TV Series) (performer - 4 episodes, 2020) (writer - 4 episodes, 2020)
- Der Zauberer (2020) ... (performer: "Gotta get Up") / (writer: "Gotta get Up")
- Sexy Zeit (2020) ... (performer: "Here's Why I Did Not Go to Work Today") / (writer: "Here's Why I Did Not Go to Work Today")
- Du regelst das schon, Charlotte (2020) ... (performer: "Wasting My Time") / (writer: "Wasting My Time")
- Homeoffice (2020) ... (performer: "One") / (writer: "One")
  Sex Education (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2020) (writer - 1 episode, 2020)
- Episode #2.6 (2020) ... (performer: "Jump Into the Fire" - uncredited) / (writer: "Jump Into the Fire" - uncredited)
 2019 The Addams Family (writer: "Coconut")
 2016-2019 Goliath (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes)
- Fer-De-Lance (2019) ... (performer: "Subterranean Homesick Blues")
- Line of Fire (2016) ... (performer: "Many Rivers To Cross" - uncredited)
 2019 iZombie (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Dead Lift (2019) ... (performer: "Without You")
  The Chucky Murders (TV Mini-Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2019) (writer - 1 episode, 2019)
- Couples Death (2019) ... (performer: "Best Friend") / (writer: "Best Friend")
 2019 Mira lo que has hecho (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- La noche de la iguana (2019) ... (writer: "One")
  The Umbrella Academy (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode, 2019) (music - 1 episode, 2019)
- The Day That Was (2019) ... (lyrics: "One") / (music: "One")
  Russian Doll (TV Series) (performer - 7 episodes, 2019) (writer - 7 episodes, 2019)
- The Way Out (2019) ... (performer: "Gotta Get Up" - uncredited) / (writer: "Gotta Get Up" - uncredited)
- A Warm Body (2019) ... (performer: "Gotta Get Up" - uncredited) / (writer: "Gotta Get Up" - uncredited)
- The Great Escape (2019) ... (performer: "Gotta Get Up" - uncredited) / (writer: "Gotta Get Up" - uncredited)
- Reflection (2019) ... (performer: "Gotta Get Up" - uncredited) / (writer: "Gotta Get Up" - uncredited)
- Alan's Routine (2019) ... (performer: "Gotta Get Up" - uncredited) / (writer: "Gotta Get Up" - uncredited)
 2017-2018 Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Return (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Atlantic Rim (2018) ... (writer: "Best Friend" - uncredited)
- The Land Time Forgot (2017) ... (writer: "Best Friend" - uncredited)
 2018 A Man in a Hurry (performer: "Everybody's Talkin'")
 2018 Loro (performer: "Jump Into the Fire") / (writer: "Jump Into the Fire")
 2018 Sorry Angel (lyrics: "One") / (music: "One") / (performer: "One")
 2018 Robin Williams: Come Inside My Mind (Documentary) (performer: "Jump into the Fire") / (writer: "Jump into the Fire", "I Yam What I Yam")
 2018 Private Life (performer: "The Puppy Song", "Wasting My Time") / (writer: "The Puppy Song", "Wasting My Time")
 2017 Krystal (performer: "Without You")
 2017 The Defiant Ones (TV Mini-Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Part 1 (2017) ... (writer: "Old Dirt Road")
 2017 Hot Summer Nights (performer: "Early In the Morning" - uncredited)
 2017 The Lego Batman Movie (performer: "One") / (writer: "One")
  The Blacklist (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2016) (writer - 1 episode, 2016)
- The Thrushes (No. 53) (2016) ... (performer: "One" - uncredited) / (writer: "One" - uncredited)
 2016 Mafia III (Video Game) (writer: "One" - uncredited)
  Masters of Sex (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2016) (writer - 1 episode, 2016)
- Coats or Keys (2016) ... (performer: "One" - uncredited) / (writer: "One" - uncredited)
 2016 The Fourth Phase (Documentary) (performer: "Everybody's Talkin")
 2016 Weirdos (performer: "I Guess The Lord Must Be In New York City") / (writer: "I Guess The Lord Must Be In New York City")
  Casual (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2016) (writer - 1 episode, 2016)
- Death and Taxes (2016) ... (performer: "I'd Rather Be Dead" - uncredited) / (writer: "I'd Rather Be Dead" - uncredited)
 2008-2016 Cuéntame (TV Series) (performer - 4 episodes)
- Audiencia pública (2016) ... (performer: "Without You")
- La cigüeña dijo 'sí' (2008) ... (performer: "Without You")
- Por la boca muere el pez (2008) ... (performer: "Everybody's Talkin'")
- La huelga nuestra de cada día (2008) ... (performer: "Everybody's Talkin'")
 2016 Whiskey Tango Foxtrot (performer: "Without You")
 2013-2016 One Hit Wonderland (TV Series documentary) (writer - 2 episodes)
- "Mickey" by Tony Basil (2016) ... (writer: "Daddy's Song")
- Who Let the Dogs Out (2013) ... (writer: "Put the Lime in the Coconut" (aka "Coconut"))
  Limitless (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2016) (writer - 1 episode, 2016)
- The Assassination of Eddie Morra (2016) ... (performer: "Jump Into the Fire" - uncredited) / (writer: "Jump Into the Fire" - uncredited)
 2015 Napisto! (Short) (performer: "Everybody's Talkin'")
 2015 Rock the Kasbah (performer: "Jump into the Fire") / (writer: "Jump into the Fire")
 2015 A Bigger Splash (performer: "Jump Into the Fire") / (writer: "Jump Into the Fire")
 2015/I Vacation (performer: "Without You")
 2015 A Perfect Storm: 1979 Daytona 500 (Documentary) (performer: "Jump Into the Fire") / (writer: "Jump Into the Fire")
 2015 Me and Earl and the Dying Girl (performer: "Everybody's Talkin'")
 2015 The Wedding Ringer (writer: "Coconut")
 2014 Revenge (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Repercussions (2014) ... (performer: "Everybody's Talkin'" - uncredited)
 2014 Mike & Mike (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 21 October 2014 (2014) ... (writer: "One" - uncredited)
  Bones (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes, 2011 - 2014) (performer - 1 episode, 2011)
- The Lance to the Heart (2014) ... (writer: "Coconut")
- The Hole in the Heart (2011) ... (writer: "Coconut")
- The Body in the Bag (2011) ... (performer: "Coconut" (aka 'Da Lime in Da Coconut')) / (writer: "Coconut" (aka 'Da Lime in Da Coconut'))
 2014 Altman (Documentary) (writer: "Sweethaven")
 2014 Beer and Board Games (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Drunk Top Racer (2014) ... (writer: "One")
  Bates Motel (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2014) (writer - 1 episode, 2014)
- The Escape Artist (2014) ... (performer: "Jump Into the Fire" - uncredited) / (writer: "Jump Into the Fire" - uncredited)
  Girls (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2014) (writer - 1 episode, 2014)
- Beach House (2014) ... (performer: "You're Breakin' My Heart" - uncredited) / (writer: "You're Breakin' My Heart" - uncredited)
 2014 The Crazy Ones (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Simon Roberts Was Here (2014) ... (writer: "One" - uncredited)
  Misfits (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes, 2012 - 2013) (writer - 2 episodes, 2012 - 2013)
- Episode #5.1 (2013) ... (performer: "Jump Into the Fire") / (writer: "Jump Into the Fire")
- Episode #4.2 (2012) ... (performer: "Don't Forget Me") / (writer: "Don't Forget Me")
 2013 The Hangover Part III (performer: "Everybody's Talkin'")
  Some Jerk with a Camera (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2012) (writer - 1 episode, 2012)
- Thirty Years of EPCOT Part Three: The 1990s and 2000s (2012) ... (performer: "Spaceman") / (writer: "Spaceman")
  American Dad! (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes, 2006 - 2012) (writer - 1 episode, 2012)
- American Stepdad (2012) ... (performer: "Best Friend" - uncredited) / (writer: "Best Friend" - uncredited)
- Irregarding Steve (2006) ... (performer: "Everybody's Talkin'" - uncredited)
 2012 So You Think You Can Dance (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Top 4 Perform (2012) ... (performer: "Without You")
 2012 Frances Ha (performer: "Mrs. Butter's Lament") / (writer: "Mrs. Butter's Lament")
 2012 Shut Up and Play the Hits (Documentary) (writer: "Jump Into The Fire")
  Pastor Mike Online (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes, 2011) (writer - 2 episodes, 2011)
- Episode #1.30 (2011) ... (performer: "Best Friend" - uncredited) / (writer: "Best Friend" - uncredited)
- Episode #1.16 (2011) ... (performer: "Best Friend" - uncredited) / (writer: "Best Friend" - uncredited)
  Parenthood (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2011) (writer - 1 episode, 2011)
- I Don't Want to Do This Without You (2011) ... (performer: "(Put the Lime in the) Coconut" - uncredited) / (writer: "(Put the Lime in the) Coconut" - uncredited)
 2011 Born to Be Wild (Documentary short) (performer: "Let the Good Times Roll")
 2011 Raising Hope (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Snip Snip (2011) ... (performer: "Best Friend" - uncredited)
 2011 Red Dog ("Jump into the Fire") / (writer: "Jump into the Fire" - as Nilsson)
 2010 Kottan ermittelt: Rien ne va plus (writer: "Coconut")
 2010 Jimi Hendrix: The Guitar Hero (Documentary) (performer: "Everybody's Talkin'")
 2010 How to Boil a Frog (Documentary) (performer: "I'd Rather Be Dead") / (writer: "I'd Rather Be Dead")
 2010 Alan Wake (Video Game) (performer: "Coconut") / (writer: "Coconut")
 2010 You Don't Know Jack (TV Movie) (performer: "Early in the Morning", "City Life")
 2009 44 Inch Chest (performer: "Without You")
 2009 Confessions of a Shopaholic (writer: "Coconut", "You're Breakin' My Heart", "Don't Forget Me")
 2008 Karaoke Dynamo (Short) (writer: "One")
  House (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes, 2004 - 2008) (performer - 1 episode, 2008)
- Let Them Eat Cake (2008) ... (performer: "Coconut" - uncredited) / (writer: "Coconut" - uncredited)
- Occam's Razor (2004) ... (writer: "One" - uncredited)
 2008 Samantha Who? (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Family Vacation (2008) ... (writer: "One" - uncredited)
  Life on Mars (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2008) (writer - 1 episode, 2008)
- The Man Who Sold the World (2008) ... (performer: "Spaceman" - uncredited) / (writer: "Spaceman" - uncredited)
  My Name Is Earl (TV Series) (performer - 3 episodes, 2005 - 2008) (writer - 2 episodes, 2006 - 2008)
- I Won't Die with a Little Help from My Friends: Part 1 (2008) ... (performer: "Me and My Arrow" - uncredited) / (writer: "Me and My Arrow" - uncredited)
- Something to Live For (2006) ... (performer: "Joy") / (writer: "Joy")
- Stole Beer from a Golfer (2005) ... (performer: "Everybody's Talkin'")
 2008 The Wrecking Crew! (Documentary) (performer: "Everybody's Talking")
 2008 The Early Bird Catches the Worm (performer: "One") / (writer: "One")
 2008 Bottle Shock (performer: "Jump Into the Fire") / (writer: "Jump Into the Fire")
 2007 Life (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Farthingale (2007) ... (writer: "One" - uncredited)
 2007 Patinando por un sueño (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 16 August 2007 (2007) ... (performer: "Without You")
  CSI: NY (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2007) (writer - 1 episode, 2007)
- Comes Around (2007) ... (performer: "Jump Into The Fire") / (writer: "Jump Into The Fire")
 2006 A Good Year (performer: "How Can I Be Sure of You", "Gotta Get Up", "Jump into the Fire") / (writer: "How Can I Be Sure of You", "Gotta Get Up", "Jump into the Fire")
 2006 Crank (performer: "Everybody's Talkin")
 2006 Reservoir Dogs (Video Game) ("Coconut")
 2006/III Little Man (performer: "Best Friend") / (writer: "Best Friend")
 2006 Grilled (performer: "Early In The Mornin'")
 2006 Ice Age: the Meltdown (writer: "One")
 2001-2006 The King of Queens (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes)
- Buggie Nights (2006) ... (performer: "Everybody's Talkin'" - uncredited)
- Wedding Presence (2001) ... (performer: "Best Friend" - uncredited)
 2006 Atomised (performer: "Without You" - as Nilsson)
 2006 American Hardcore (Documentary) (writer: "Best Friend")
 2005 ER (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Dream House (2005) ... (writer: "Coconut" - uncredited)
 2005 Breakfast on Pluto (performer: "Me & My Arrow", "You're Breakin' My Heart", "The Moonbeam Song") / (writer: "Me & My Arrow", "You're Breakin' My Heart", "The Moonbeam Song")
 2004 Peep Show (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Wedding (2004) ... (performer: "Without You" - uncredited)
 2004 Max & Paddy's Road to Nowhere (TV Mini-Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.2 (2004) ... (performer: "Everybody's Talkin'" - uncredited)
 2004 Around the Bend (performer: "Daddy's Song") / (writer: "Daddy's Song")
 2004 Shrek 2 (writer: "One")
 2004 The Girl Next Door (performer: "Jump into the Fire") / (writer: "Jump into the Fire")
  Monkey Dust (TV Series) (1 episode) (performer - 2 episodes, 2003) (writer - 2 episodes, 2003)
- Episode #2.2 (2003) ... (performer: "All I think about is you" - uncredited) / (writer: "All I think about is you" - uncredited)
- Episode #2.3 ... ("All I Think About Is You", uncredited)
- Episode #2.1 ... (performer: "All I Think About Is You" - uncredited) / (writer: "All I Think About Is You" - uncredited)
 2003 Australian Idol (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Top 3 Performance Show: The 60's (2003) ... (writer: "One (Is the Loneliest Number)")
 2003 Good Boy (writer: "The Puppy Song")
 2003 Gilmore Girls (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Lorelais' First Day at Yale (2003) ... (writer: "One" - uncredited)
 2003 Earl's Big Break (Video short) (writer: "One")
 2003 Daddy Day Care (writer: "Coconut")
 2003 Shanghai Knights (performer: "One") / (writer: "One")
 2002 The Rules of Attraction (performer: "Without You")
 2002 Boat Trip (writer: "Coconut")
 2002 Stuart Little 2 (writer: "One")
 2002 Hey Arnold! The Movie (writer: "Coconut")
 2002 Punch-Drunk Love (producer: "He Needs Me") / (writer: "He Needs Me")
 2002 Family Guy (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Brian Wallows and Peter's Swallows (2002) ... (writer: "One" - uncredited)
 2001 Riding in Cars with Boys (performer: "Me and My Arrow", "Evrything's Got'em") / (writer: "Me and My Arrow", "Evrything's Got'em")
 2001 Recess: School's Out (writer: "One")
 2000 Black Books (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- He's Leaving Home (2000) ... (performer: "Everybody's Talkin")
 2000 High Fidelity (performer: "The Moonbeam Song") / (writer: "The Moonbeam Song")
 1999 Magnolia (writer: "One")
 1999 Futurama (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Brannigan, Begin Again (1999) ... (performer: "Everybody's Talkin'")
 1999 Mission Hill (TV Series) (performer: "Everbody's Talkin'")
 1999 Dick (performer: "Coconut") / (writer: "Coconut")
 1998 You've Got Mail (performer: "The Puppy Song", "Remember", "I Guess The Lord Must Be In New York City", "Over The Rainbow") / (writer: "The Puppy Song", "Remember", "I Guess The Lord Must Be In New York City")
  That '70s Show (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 1998) (writer - 1 episode, 1998)
- Eric's Buddy (1998) ... (performer: "Best Friend" - uncredited) / (writer: "Best Friend" - uncredited)
 1998 Practical Magic (performer: "Coconut") / (writer: "Coconut")
 1998 KaBlam! (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- Year Round Fun (1998) ... (music: "Best Friend" - uncredited)
 1998 The X-Files (writer: "One")
 1998 That's the Way I Like It (writer: "Everybody's Talking")
 1998 The Quiet Family (performer: "Jump Into the Fire")
 1997 Ellen Foster (TV Movie) (performer: "Remember (Christmas)") / (writer: "Remember (Christmas)")
 1997 Contact (performer: "Spaceman") / (writer: "Spaceman")
 1997 The Ice Storm (performer: "Coconut") / (writer: "Coconut")
 1996 Alarm Code 112 (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Sonntagslaune (1996) ... (performer: "Everybody's Talking at Me" - uncredited)
 1996 Die Harald Schmidt Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Show #164 - Bundesligatrainer im Vergleichstest (1996) ... (writer: "Don't Forget Me")
 1996 The Craft (writer: "Jump Into the Fire")
 1995 Un paseo por el tiempo (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.3 (1995) ... (performer: "Everybody's Talkin'" - as Nilsson)
 1995 Casino (performer: "Without You")
 1995 Houseguest (writer: "Coconut")
 1994 Forrest Gump (performer: "Everybody's Talkin'")
  Duckman: Private Dick/Family Man (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode, 1994) (music - 1 episode, 1994)
- Ride the High School (1994) ... (lyrics: "Best Friend" - uncredited) / (music: "Best Friend" - uncredited)
 1992 Doogie Howser, M.D. (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- The Patient in Spite of Himself (1992) ... (performer: "Coconut" - uncredited)
 1992 Baywatch (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Tequila Bay (1992) ... (performer: "As Time Goes by" - uncredited)
 1992 Me Myself and I (performer: "ME MYSELF AND I" (OPENING CREDITS)) / (writer: "ME MYSELF AND I" (OPENING CREDITS))
 1992 Reservoir Dogs (performer: "Coconut") / (writer: "Coconut")
 1991 Home Improvement (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Flying Sauces (1991) ... (performer: "Without You" - uncredited)
 1991 The Fisher King (performer: "How About You?")
 1990 The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Mistaken Identity (1990) ... (writer: "One")
 1990 Growing Pains (TV Series) (performer - 3 episodes)
- Roommates (1990) ... (performer: "Everybody's Talkin'" - uncredited)
- Midnight Cowboy (1990) ... (performer: "Everybody's Talkin'" - uncredited)
- Mike's Choice (1990) ... (performer: "Everybody's Talkin'" - uncredited)
 1990 Goodfellas (performer: "Jump into the Fire") / (writer: "Jump into the Fire")
 1990 Denial (writer: "One")
 1989 Only Fools and Horses (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- The Jolly Boys' Outing (1989) ... (performer: "Everybody's Talkin'" - uncredited)
 1989 The Wonder Years (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Math Class (1989) ... (writer: "One" - uncredited)
 1989 Camp Candy (TV Series short) (performer: (theme song)) / (writer: (theme song))
 1988 First Impressions (TV Series) (writer: First Impressions Main Theme)
 1987 Whispering Jack: In Concert (Video) (writer: "One")
 1987 Three Crazy Jerks (performer: "Without You")
 1986 Webster (TV Series) (1 episode)
- McGruff (1986) ... ("One")
 1984 Harry Nilsson: Loneliness (Video short) (performer: "Loneliness")
 1984 Big Wave (writer: "This Could Be the Night")
 1983 Group Madness (Documentary) (performer: "Men At Sea") / (writer: "Men At Sea")
 1983 Deep in the Heart (performer: "Lay Down Your Arms") / (writer: "Lay Down Your Arms")
 1983 Private School (performer: "You're Breaking My Heart") / (writer: "You're Breaking My Heart")
 1982 Ziggy's Gift (TV Short) (performer: "Give, Love, Joy") / (writer: "Give, Love, Joy")
 1981 Cannon and Ball (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #3.2 (1981) ... (writer: "Coconut" - uncredited)
 1980 Popeye (lyrics: "I Yam What I Yam", "He Needs Me", "Everything Is Food", "Sail With Me", "Swee'Pea's Lullaby", "Sweethaven", "Blow Me Down", "I'm Mean", "He's Large", "Children" - uncredited) / (music: "I Yam What I Yam", "He Needs Me", "Everything Is Food", "Sail With Me", "Swee'Pea's Lullaby", "Sweethaven", "Blow Me Down", "I'm Mean", "He's Large", "Children" - uncredited) / (writer: "It's Not Easy Bein' Me" - uncredited)
 1980 In God We Trust (or Gimme That Prime Time Religion) (performer: "Good For God") / (writer: "Good For God")
 1980 Divine Madness (Documentary) (writer: "Paradise")
 1979 All That Jazz (performer: "A Perfect Day")
 1979 The Muppet Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Kenny Rogers (1979) ... (writer: "Coconut" - uncredited)
 1979 Doing Time (performer: "WITHOUT YOU" - uncredited)
 1979 Real Life (writer: "Jump Into The Fire")
 1978 Good Old Days Part II (TV Special) (writer: "Best Friend")
 1978 Martine (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #3.1 (1978) ... (writer: "Puppy Song")
 1977 The World's Greatest Lover (performer: "Ain't It Kinda Wonderful")
 1975 Rosebud (writer: "I Guess the Lord Must Be in New York City" - uncredited)
 1973 Top of the Pops (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #10.41 (1973) ... (writer: "The Puppy Song")
 1973 Son of Dracula ("Down", "Moonbeam Song", "Jump Into The Fire") / (performer: "Down", "At My Front Door", "Remember", "Moonbeam Song", "Jump Into The Fire", "Daybreak", "Without You") / (producer: "Daybreak") / (writer: "Down", "Remember", "Moonbeam Song", "Jump Into The Fire", "Daybreak" - as Nilsson)
 1972 The Story of Eric (Documentary short) (performer: "Waiting")
 1969-1972 The Courtship of Eddie's Father (TV Series) (performer - 73 episodes)
- We Love Annie (1972) ... (performer: "Best Friend (Theme song)")
- Time for a Change (1972) ... (performer: "Best Friend (Theme song)")
- In the Eye of the Beholder (1972) ... (performer: "Best Friend (Theme song)")
- A Little Help from My Friend (1972) ... (performer: "Best Friend (Theme song)")
- It's All Write with Me (1972) ... (performer: "Best Friend (Theme song)")
 1971 Lady Liberty (writer: "(I Guess) The Lord Must be In New York City", "The Puppy Song")
 1971 Dusty and Sweets McGee (performer: "Don't Leave Me Baby" - as Nilsson) / (writer: "Don't Leave Me Baby" - as Nilsson)
 1971 The Point (performer: "Everything's Got 'Em", "Me and My Arrow", "Poli High", "Think About Your Troubles", "Life Line", "P.O.V. Waltz", "Are You Sleeping?") / (writer: "Everything's Got 'Em", "Me and My Arrow", "Poli High", "Think About Your Troubles", "Life Line", "P.O.V. Waltz", "Are You Sleeping?")
 1970 Ich bin Vicky Leandros (TV Movie) (writer: "Noch einmal" (German Version of Without Her))
 1970 Not Only... But Also (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #3.7 (1970) ... (performer: "Everybody's Talking" - uncredited)
 1970 Jenny (performer: "Waiting" - as Nilsson) / (writer: "Waiting" - as Nilsson)
 1969 Sounds Like Us (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 13 November 1969 (1969) ... (writer: "One")
 1969 Midnight Cowboy (performer: "Everybody's Talkin'" - as Nilsson)
  The Ghost & Mrs. Muir (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode, 1969) (music - 1 episode, 1969)
- The Music Maker (1969) ... (lyrics: "Without Her" - as Nilsson) / (music: "Without Her", "If Only" - as Nilsson)
 1968 Skidoo (performer: "I Will Take You There", "Garbage Can Ballet") / (writer: "Skidoo", "I Will Take You There", "Garbage Can Ballet")
 1968 Nilsson et Peggy March (TV Short) (performer: "Good Old Desk", "Together", "Mr Richland's Favourite Song", "Everybody's Talikin", "Bath", "1941")
 1968 Carte D'Or (TV Movie) (performer: "Don't Leave Me, Baby" - as Milsson)
 1968 Head (writer: "Daddy's Song" - as Nilsson)
 1968 The Kraft Music Hall (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.36 (1968) ... (writer: "The Battle of the Bands", "The Story of Rock & Roll" - uncredited)
 1967 The Monkees (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Monkees on the Wheel (1967) ... (writer: "Cuddly Toy")
- Everywhere a Sheik, Sheik (1967) ... (writer: "Cuddly Toy")
 1966 The Big T.N.T. Show (Documentary) (writer: "This Could Be the Night")
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Other Works:

PROMO CD: 'A selection of Rarities from The RCA Albums Collection'. RCA/Legacy 88883760342 (USA). - Singer/songwriter of alternate and unreleased sessions material from 1967-1977. See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Biographical Movies | 15 Print Biographies | 1 Portrayal | 18 Interviews | 725 Articles | 46 Pictorials | 23 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Official Sites:

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Alternate Names:

Milsson | Nilsson

Height:

6' 2" (1.88 m)
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Personal Quote:

I get nervous when they start shooting piano players. See more »

Trivia:

Met The Monkees through producer Chip Douglas; Douglas had played bass on a Nilsson collaboration with Phil Spector. Nilsson sat at a piano and played the group a selection of his recent songs for them to possibly record. Michael Nesmith's reaction to what they heard was a delighted "Where the fuck did you COME from, man?!" Nilsson was an instant hit with The Monkees, who did record his "Cuddly ... See more »

Trademark:

Three-and-a-half-octave vocal range; usually provided all his own harmonies on record.

Star Sign:

Gemini

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