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Peter Tork

Biography

Vocalist, musician, and professional best known seeing that the keyboardist and bass guitarist for the 1960s pop music group The Monkees. He found musical equipment quickly, learning seven in just a matter of years. He was a guitarist for the TV music group and performed banjo on George Harrison’s record Wonderwall. He was wedded to Jody Babb in 1960, Reine Stewart from 1973 to 1974, and Barbara Iannoli from 1975 to 1987. He provides two daughters, Erica and Hallie, and a kid, Ivan. He was a prominent person in The Monkees with Davy Jones.

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Full Name Peter Tork
Date Of Birth February 13, 1942
Place Of Birth Washington, DC
Height 1.75 m
Profession Pop Singer
Education E. O. Smith High School, Carleton College
Nationality American
Spouse Pam Tork, Barbara Iannoli, Reine Stewart, Jody Babb
Children Hallie Luia Tork, Erica Marie Tork, Ivan Joseph Iannoli
Parents Virginia Hope, Halsten John Thorkelson
Siblings John C. Thorkelson, Anne E. Thorkelson, Nicholas A. Thorkelson
Music Groups The Monkees
Movies Head, Hey, Hey, It's the Monkees, Hey Hey We're the Monkees, The Junior Defenders, Monkees: Live Summer Tour
TV Shows Boy Meets World, The Monkees
Star Sign Aquarius

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Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
I Filmed Your Death2017post-productionDavid Lyndale
The Junior Defenders2007Cameo appearance (uncredited)
Cathedral Pines2006Mr. Geary
Stella's Search for Sanity2003ShortEvil Acting Teacher
Mixed Signals2001ShortBand manager
7th Heaven1998-2001TV SeriesChris
Daydream Believers: The Monkees' Story2000TV MovieCameo (uncredited)
The King of Queens1999TV SeriesBand Leader
Hey, Hey, It's the Monkees1997TV MoviePeter
Boy Meets World1995TV SeriesJedediah Lawrence
California Dreams1992TV SeriesThe Surf Guru
Head1968Peter
Wild in the Streets1968Ticket Buyer (uncredited)
The Monkees1966-1968TV SeriesPeter / Alexei

Soundtrack

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Breaking Bad2012TV Series writer - 1 episode
Straw Dogs2011writer: "Goin' Down"
The Monkees: Live Summer Tour2002Video performer: "For Pete's Sake", "Can You Dig It?", "Higher and Higher" / writer: "For Pete's Sake", "Goin' Down", "Can You Dig It?"
7th Heaven1998TV Series performer - 1 episode
Hey, Hey We're the Monkees1997TV Movie documentary writer: "For Pete's Sake"
Heart and Soul1988Documentary short performer: "Cripple creek"
The Whoopee Boys1986performer: "THAT WAS THEN, THIS IS NOW"
33 1/3 Revolutions Per Monkee1969TV Movie performer: "I Prithee" Do Not Ask For Love, "Solfeggietto", "California Here It Comes" End Titles
Head1968"Strawberry Fields Forever" 1966, uncredited / writer: "Can You Dig It", "Long Title: Do I Have to Do This All Over Again"
The MonkeesTV Series writer - 8 episodes, 1967 - 1968 performer - 5 episodes, 1967 - 1968

Director

Director

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Monkees1968TV Series 1 episode

Writer

Writer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Head1968uncredited

Assistant Director

Assistant Director

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Southside Johnny & The Asbury Jukes at the Asbury Park Convention Center1979TV Short assistant director

Music Department

Music Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Hey, Hey, It's the Monkees1997TV Movie music supervisor

Producer

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Hey, Hey, It's the Monkees1997TV Movie executive producer

Miscellaneous

Miscellaneous

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Hey, Hey, It's the Monkees1997TV Movie synthesizer programmer

Thanks

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Biography2007TV Series documentary special thanks - 1 episode
Daydream Believer1998Short very special thanks

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Midday1988TV SeriesHimself
Saturday Morning Live1988TV SeriesHimself
The Factory1988TV SeriesHimself
Heart and Soul1988Documentary short
Sally Jessy Raphael1987TV SeriesHimself
The Morning Program1987TV SeriesHimself
The 14th Annual American Music Awards1987TV SpecialHimself
Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade1986TV SpecialHimself (as The Monkees)
MTV Video Music Awards 19861986TV SpecialHimself - Performer (as The Monkees)
CBS News Nightwatch1986TV SeriesHimself
The Uncle Floyd Show1980-1982TV SeriesHimself
Late Night with David Letterman1982TV SeriesHimself
It's Happening1969TV SeriesHimself - Band Contest Judge
33 1/3 Revolutions Per Monkee1969TV MovieHimself - Monkee #2
The Joey Bishop Show1968TV SeriesHimself
Top of the Pops1967-1968TV SeriesHimself - Co Host / Himself
Dream Girl of '671967TV SeriesHimself - Bachelor Judge
The 19th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards1967TV SpecialHimself
New American Bandstand 19651966TV SeriesHimself
The Guys Who Wrote 'Em2014Documentary completed voice
The Monkees Live2016TV MovieHimself
Loose Women2011-2015TV SeriesHimself
Good Day L.A.2013TV SeriesHimself
Babe's and Ricky's Inn2013DocumentaryHimself
The 2012 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony2012TV MovieHimself
Inside Edition2012TV Series documentaryHimself
The Bob Show2008TV SeriesHimself
The Wrecking Crew!2008DocumentaryHimself
Biography2007TV Series documentaryHimself
Making the Monkees2007TV Movie documentaryHimself
The Holy Modal Rounders: Bound to Lose2006DocumentaryHimself
The Monkees: Live Summer Tour2002VideoHimself
Bubblegum Babylon2002TV Movie documentaryHimself
Total Access 24/72001TV SeriesHimself
The Early Show2001TV SeriesHimself
Live with Kelly and Michael2001TV SeriesHimself
Entertainment Tonight1986-2001TV SeriesHimself
Showbiz Today1986-2000TV SeriesHimself
Behind the Music2000TV Series documentaryHimself
The Big Breakfast1997-2000TV SeriesHimself
The List2000TV SeriesHimself
E! True Hollywood Story1999TV Series documentaryHimself
Today1966-1997TV SeriesHimself
Access Hollywood1997TV SeriesHimself
Prime Time Country1997TV SeriesHimself
Hey, Hey We're the Monkees1997TV Movie documentaryHimself
Noel's House Party1997TV SeriesHimself
Breakfast News1997TV SeriesHimself
This Morning1997TV SeriesHimself
Good Morning America1986-1996TV SeriesHimself
Hey Hey We're the Monkees1996Video GameHimself
Miss Teen USA Pageant1996TV SpecialHimself
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno1996TV SeriesHimself
Mike & Maty1995TV SeriesHimself
Wings1995TV SeriesHimself
The Stephanie Miller Show1995TV SeriesHimself
The Brady Bunch Movie1995Himself
The Geraldo Rivera Show1994TV SeriesHimself
The Steven Banks Show1994TV SeriesHimself
What's Up, Dr. Ruth?1990TV SeriesHimself
Midday1989TV Series documentaryHimself
Nashville Now1989TV SeriesHimself
The Pat Sajak Show1989TV SeriesHimself
A.M. Los Angeles1989TV SeriesHimself
Good Morning Britain1989TV SeriesHimself
Aspel & Company1989TV SeriesHimself

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Sixties2014TV Mini-Series documentaryPeter
Welcome to the Basement2013TV SeriesHimself
Biography2012TV Series documentaryHimself
Mayor of the Sunset Strip2003DocumentaryHimself
Easy Riders, Raging Bulls: How the Sex, Drugs and Rock 'N' Roll Generation Saved Hollywood2003DocumentaryHimself
Hendrix2000TV MovieHimself (leaves plane) (uncredited)
Daydream Believer1998ShortHimself (uncredited)
Hide and Seek1997TV MovieHimself (uncredited)
NBC 60th Anniversary Celebration1986TV Special documentaryHimself
Today1982TV SeriesHimself

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