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Conway Twitty

Biography

Nation superstar who recorded fifty-five singles that reached #1, including “I CANNOT End Loving You” and “Hi there Darlin.'” He was inducted in to the Nation Music and Rockabilly Halls of Popularity. Twitty produced his first performing group after his family members transferred to Helena, Arkansas. He previously the opportunity to try out baseball professionally using the Philadelphia Phillies, but was after that drafted in to the US Military. Seth MacFarlane provides incorporated old movies of his shows into episodes from the present Family Guy, a little that became something of the working gag. He wedded Ellen Matthews in 1953, after that Temple Medley in 1955, and Dolores Virginia Henry on Feb 27, 1987. He and Loretta Lynn gained several awards because of their are a duet.

Quick Facts


Full Name Conway Twitty
Date Of Birth September 1, 1933
Died June 5, 1993, Springfield, Missouri, United States
Place Of Birth Friars Point, MS
Height 1.83 m
Profession Country Singer
Nationality American
Spouse Dolores Virginia Henry, Temple Medley, Ellen Matthews
Children Kathy Twitty, Michael Twitty, Joni Twitty
Parents Velma Jenkins, Floyd D. Jenkins
Siblings Howard Jenkins, Norma Jean
Awards Country Music Association Award for Vocal Duo of the Year, Grammy Hall of Fame, Academy of Country Music Award for Male Vocalist of the Year, Academy of Country Music Award for Vocal Group of the Year, Academy of Country Music Awards Cliffie Stone Icon Award, American Music Award for Favorite Country Band/Duo/Group, Academy of Country Music Award for Album of the Year, American Music Award for Favorite Country Male Artist
Nominations Country Music Association Award for Entertainer of the Year, Country Music Association Award for Male Vocalist of the Year, Country Music Association Award for Single of the Year, Country Music Association Award for Song of the Year, Country Music Association Award for Album of the Year, Academy of Country Music Award for Song of the Year, Academy of Country Music Award for Entertainer of the Year, Academy of Country Music Award for Vocal Duo of the Year, Country Music Association Award for Vocal Event of the Year, Academy of Country Music Award for Single Record of the Year, Academy of Country Music Award for Vocal Duo or Group of the Year
Movies Platinum High School, Conway Twitty: Greatest Hits Live
Star Sign Virgo

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Soundtrack

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Vinyl2016TV Series performer - 1 episode
Master of None2015TV Series performer - 1 episode
True Detective2015TV Series performer - 1 episode
Amnesiac2014performer: "It's Only Make Believe" / writer: "It's Only Make Believe" - as Harold L. Jenkins
Young Ones2014writer: "Lost Her Love On Our Last Date"
Bluebird2013/Ilyrics: "To See an Angel Cry" / music: "To See an Angel Cry" / performer: "To See an Angel Cry"
FringeTV Series performer - 1 episode, 2012 writer - 1 episode, 2012
Breaking Bad2011TV Series 1 episode
Opry Memories2011TV Movie performer: "After The Fire Is Gone", "Hello Darlin'" / writer: "Hello Darlin'"
The Marty Stuart Show2011TV Series writer - 1 episode
Limitless2011/Iperformer: "Lonely Blue Boy"
CMT: 40 Greatest Love Songs2011TV Movie performer: "Hello Darlin'" / writer: "Hello Darlin'"
Friday Night Lights2011TV Series performer - 1 episode
Rock & Chips2010TV Series performer - 1 episode
The Special Relationship2010TV Movie performer: "Lonely Blue Boy"
Bloodworth2010performer: "Hello Darlin'" / writer: "Hello Darlin'"
The Goods: Live Hard, Sell Hard2009performer: "God Bless America Again"
True Blood2009TV Series performer - 1 episode
Family Guy2007TV Series performer - 1 episode
Opry Video Classics: Duets2007Video performer: "After the Fire Is Gone"
Opry Video Classics: Legends2007Video performer: "Hello Darlin'" / writer: "Hello Darlin'"
Opry Video Classics: Love Ballads2007Video performer: "I See the Want To In Your Eyes"
Opry Video Classics: The Hall of Fame2007Video performer: "How Much More Can She Stand"
Introducing the Dwights2007writer: "On Our Last Date", "You've Never Been This Far Before", "Hello Darlin'"
Hollywoodland2006performer: "It's Only Make Believe" / writer: "It's Only Make Believe"
Little Miss Sunshine2006performer: "Fifteen Years Ago"
Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas2004Video Game performer: "Louisiana Woman, Mississippi Man"
The Singing Detective2003performer: "It's Only Make Believe" / writer: "It's Only Make Believe"
29 Palms2002performer: "It's Only Make Belive" / writer: "It's Only Make Belive"
The Wire2002TV Series performer - 1 episode
Punch-Drunk Love2002performer: "Danny Lonely Blue Boy"
Hollywood Salutes Arnold Schwarzenegger: An American Cinematheque Tribute1998TV Special writer: "It's Only Make Believe"
American Strays1996writer: "It's Only Make Believe"
How to Make an American Quilt1995performer: "After the Fire Is Gone"
Blue Sky1994writer: "It's Only Make Believe"
F.T.W.1994performer: "To See My Angel Cry", "Hello Darlin" / writer: "To See My Angel Cry", "Hello Darlin"
By Dawn's Early Light1990TV Movie performer: "DON'T CALL HIM A COWBOY"
Catch Me If You Can1989performer: "It's Only Make Belive" / writer: "It's Only Make Belive"
20th Annual Music City News Awards1986TV Special performer: "Hello Darlin'", "Louisiana Woman, Mississippi Man"
Waltz Across Texas1982writer: "Don't Let It Go to Your Heart"
Six Pack1982performer: "I Can't Love You Enough"
14th Annual Music City News Awards1980TV Special performer: "I'd Love To Lay You Down"
13th Annual Music City News Awards1979TV Special performer: "Don't Take It Away"
Top of the Pops1978TV Series writer - 3 episodes
Drive-In1976performer: "Lead Me On"
9th Annual Country Music Association Awards1975TV Special performer: "Don't Cry Joni" / writer: "Don't Cry Joni"
The Porter Wagoner Show1967TV Series performer - 1 episode
Shindig!1965TV Series writer - 1 episode
New American Bandstand 19651961TV Series performer - 1 episode
Platinum High School1960performer: "Platinum High School" / writer: "Platinum High School"

Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Sex Kittens Go to College1960Conway Twitty
College Confidential1960Marvin
Platinum High School1960Billy Jack Barnes

Music Department

Music Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Sex Kittens Go to College1960songs by
College Confidential1960songs

Thanks

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Jackass Number Two2006Documentary thanks

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
CMT Insider2009TV SeriesHimself
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno1993TV SeriesHimself
Hee Haw1969-1990TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Guest Star / Himself - Guest / ...
Night of 100 Stars III1990TV MovieHimself
Loretta Lynn: Honky Tonk Girl1990Himself
The Pat Sajak Show1989TV SeriesHimself
20th Annual Music City News Awards1986TV SpecialHimself - Performer
The 12th Annual American Music Awards1985TV SpecialHimself
The 11th Annual American Music Awards1984TV SpecialHimself - Presenter
Solid Gold1983TV SeriesHimself
Nashville on the Road1982TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Barbara Mandrell and the Mandrell Sisters1981TV SeriesHimself
14th Annual Music City News Awards1980TV SpecialHimself - Performer
Good Morning America1979TV SeriesHimself
13th Annual Music City News Awards1979TV SpecialHimself - Performer
Sha Na Na1979TV SeriesHimself
Hee Haw Honeys1978TV SeriesHimself
Dinah!1977TV SeriesHimself
All You Need Is Love1977TV Series documentaryHimself
The 4th Annual American Music Awards1977TV SpecialHimself
9th Annual Country Music Association Awards1975TV SpecialHimself - Presenter / Performer
In Concert1975TV SeriesHimself
8th Annual Country Music Association Awards1974TV SpecialHimself - Presenter
The Mike Douglas Show1974TV SeriesHimself - Country Vocalist
10th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards1974TV SpecialHimself
American Music Awards1974TV SpecialHimself
Dean Martin Presents Music Country1973TV SeriesHimself
The David Frost Show1971TV SeriesHimself
The Johnny Cash Show1971TV SeriesHimself - Singer
The Porter Wagoner Show1967TV SeriesHimself - Special Guest
New American Bandstand 19651960-1961TV SeriesHimself
The Dick Clark Show1958-1960TV SeriesHimself
Oh Boy!1959TV SeriesHimself
Perry Como's Kraft Music Hall1958TV SeriesHimself

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
American Masters2016TV Series documentaryHimself
My Music: 50s & 60s Rock Rewind2014TV MovieHimself
Opry Memories2011TV MovieHimself
Family Guy2007-2011TV SeriesHimself / Conway Twitty as Darth Twitty
CMT: 40 Greatest Love Songs2011TV MovieHimself
Crook & Chase2009TV SeriesHimself
The Best of the Porter Wagoner Show! Classic Shows: Vol. 32008VideoHimself
Opry Video Classics: Duets2007VideoHimself
Opry Video Classics: Legends2007VideoHimself
Opry Video Classics: Love Ballads2007VideoHimself
Opry Video Classics: The Hall of Fame2007VideoHimself
CMT: Class of 19752005TV Movie documentaryHimself
Inside Fame2002TV Series documentaryHimself
Country Legends2001VideoHimself - Performer
The Life and Times of Conway Twitty1995TV MovieHimself

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