Leon Redbone

Music Department, Soundtrack, Actor

Music Department, Soundtrack, Actor


Leon Redbone was born on August 26, 1949 in Nicosia, Cyprus as Dickran Gobalian. He is known for his work on Elf (2003), 50 First Dates (2004) and You Will Meet a Tall Dark Stranger (2010). He was married to Beryl Handler,. He died on May 30, 2019 in Bucks County, Pennsylvania, USA.
Birth date
1949-08-26
Death date
2019-05-30
Awards
1 nomination.

Activities


RoleTitleYear
Music departmentHarry and the Hendersons
(TV Series) (composer - 10 episodes) - Skin Deep (1993) ... (composer: theme music) - Them Bones (1993) ... (composer: theme music) - Born Again (1992) ... (composer: theme music) - Winning (1992) ... (composer: theme music) - Retrospective (1991) ... (composer: theme music) Show all 10 episodes
1991-1993
Music departmentMr. Belvedere
(TV Series) (singer - 117 episodes) - Love Fest (1990) ... (singer: theme music) - The Pageant (1990) ... (singer: theme music) - The Baby (1990) ... (singer: theme music) - Runaways (1990) ... (singer: theme music) - Mumsy (1990) ... (singer: theme music) Show all 117 episodes
1985-1990
Music departmentEverybody Wins
(composer: additional music)
1990
RoleTitleYear
SoundtrackThe Film From Lot 15
(performer: "Lazybones")
2018
SoundtrackBoardwalk Empire
(TV Series) (1 episode, 2012) (performer - 1 episode, 2011) - The Pony (2012) ... ("Baby Won't You Please Come Home" (1919)) - Two Boats and a Lifeguard (2011) ... (performer: "The Sheik of Araby " - uncredited)
SoundtrackYou Will Meet a Tall Dark Stranger
(performer: "When You Wish Upon A Star")
2010
SoundtrackLive from New York: The First 5 Years of Saturday Night Live
(TV Special documentary) (performer: "Big Time Woman")
2005
Soundtrack50 First Dates
(performer: "My Little Grass Shack in Kealakekua Hawaii")
2004
SoundtrackElf
(performer: "Baby, It's Cold Outside" (1949), "Christmas Island" (1946))
2003
SoundtrackMe, Myself & Irene
(performer: "Chain Lightning")
2000
SoundtrackSesame Street: Let's Eat! Funny Food Songs
(Video short) (performer: "Blueberry Mouth")
1999
SoundtrackTrial and Error
(performer: "Bouquet of Roses")
1997
SoundtrackMixed Nuts
(performer: "Blue Christmas")
1994
SoundtrackBaywatch
(TV Series) (performer - 1 episode) - Silent Night, Baywatch Night: Part 1 (1994) ... (performer: "Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Let It Snow!" - uncredited)
1994
SoundtrackBeavis and Butt-Head
(TV Series) (performer - 1 episode) - A Very Special Christmas with Beavis and Butt-Head (1993) ... (performer: "Frosty the Snowman")
1993
SoundtrackThe Washing Machine Man
(TV Short) (performer: "YOU TICKLE MY FANCY")
1992
SoundtrackMr. Belvedere
(TV Series) (performer: "According To Our New Arrivals")
1985
SoundtrackSaturday Night Live
(TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes) - Bruce Dern/Leon Redbone (1983) ... (performer: "Sweet Sue", "When You Wish Upon A Star", "I Ain't Got Nobody" - uncredited) - Buck Henry/Leon Redbone (1977) ... (performer: "Champagne Charlie", "Please Don't Talk About Me When I'm Gone" - uncredited)
1977-1983
SoundtrackThe Big Fix
(performer: "Seduced")
1978
RoleTitleYear
ActorSesame Street
(TV Series) Singer - Elmo & Zoe's Hat Contest (2008) ... Singer (voice)
2008
ActorElf
Leon the Snowman (voice)
2003
ActorPromised Land
(TV Series) Lucien - A Leap of Faith (1996) ... Lucien
1996
ActorLife Goes On
(TV Series) Turner - Corky's Travels (1991) ... Turner
1991
ActorCandy Mountain
Leon
1987
RoleTitleYear
ComposerFirst Thing Monday
(Short)
1987
ComposerCandy Mountain1987
RoleTitleYear
ThanksAbout Mine
(Short) (thanks)
2019
ThanksIthaca
(producer: special thanks)
2015
ThanksSquzz Corn N' Ole Scratch
(Short) (thanks)
2012
RoleTitleYear
SelfYorkville
(Documentary) Self
2015
SelfLate Night with Jimmy Fallon
(TV Series) Self - Musical guest - Episode dated 6 June 2012 (2012) ... Self - Musical guest
2012
SelfALF's Hit Talk Show
(TV Series) Self - Bryan Cranston/Leon Redbone (2004) ... Self
2004
SelfThe Tonight Show with Jay Leno
(TV Series) Self - Episode #3.147 (1994) ... Self - Episode #1.135 (1992) ... Self
1992-1994
SelfThe Jack Dee Show
(TV Series) Self - Episode #1.6 (1992) ... Self
1992
SelfThe Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson
(TV Series) Self - Musical Guest / Self - Episode #30.88 (1992) ... Self - Musical Guest - Episode #30.41 (1991) ... Self - Episode #29.104 (1991) ... Self - Musical Guest - Episode #29.44 (1991) ... Self - Episode #28.282 (1990) ... Self - Musical Guest Show all 8 episodes
1986-1992
SelfSaturday Night Live
(TV Series) Self - Musical Guest - Bruce Dern/Leon Redbone (1983) ... Self - Musical Guest - Buck Henry/Leon Redbone (1977) ... Self - Musical Guest - Elliott Gould/Leon Redbone, Harlan Collins & Joyce Everson (1976) ... Self - Musical Guest - Jill Clayburgh/Leon Redbone/The Singing Idlers (1976) ... Self - Musical Guest
1976-1983
SelfAn Evening at the Improv
(TV Series) Self - Episode #1.11 (1981) ... Self
1981
SelfWhistle Test
(TV Series) Self - Episode #6.19 (1977) ... Self
1977
RoleTitleYear
Archive footageLive from New York: The First 5 Years of Saturday Night Live
(TV Special documentary) Self
2005