Hank Williams Jr.

Soundtrack, Actor, Composer

Soundtrack, Actor, Composer


Randall Hank Williams was born the son of the legendary Hank Williams and Audrey Williams. After the death of his father in 1953, Hank Jr. began his career in country music. The early years of his career were spent trying to overcome the legacy of his father and come into his own. This did not happen until the 1980s when he became one of country ...
Birth date
1949-05-26
Awards
1 win & 10 nominations.
Height
6' 2" (1.88 m)

Known For


Gravity
Gravity
Soundtrack (2013)
Kelly's Heroes
Kelly's Heroes
Soundtrack (1970)
Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band
Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band
Our Guests at Heartland (1978)
 

Activities


RoleTitleYear
SoundtrackFire It Up: The True Story of Kid Rock's the Polyfuze Method
(Short) (writer: "A Country Boy Can Survive")
2020
SoundtrackHomecoming
(TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2020) (writer - 1 episode, 2020) - Meters (2020) ... (performer: "All My Rowdy Friends (Have Settled Down)" - uncredited) / (writer: "All My Rowdy Friends (Have Settled Down)" - uncredited)
SoundtrackThe Last Thing He Wanted
(performer: "All My Rowdy Friends Are Coming Over Tonight") / (writer: "All My Rowdy Friends Are Coming Over Tonight")
2020
SoundtrackDolly Parton: 50 Years at the Opry
(TV Special) (performer: "Move It On Over/Mind Your Own Business")
2019
SoundtrackThe Righteous Gemstones
(TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes) - Interlude (2019) ... (performer: "Born to Boogie") - They Are Weak, But He Is Strong (2019) ... (performer: "Jesus Loved the Devil Out of Me")
2019
SoundtrackThe Wrecking Yard
(Video short) (performer: "All My Rowdy Friends Are Coming Over Tonight") / (writer: "All My Rowdy Friends Are Coming Over Tonight")
2019
SoundtrackSmoky Mountains Rise: A Benefit for the My People Fund
(TV Special) (performer: "Just Call Me Hank") / (writer: "Just Call Me Hank")
2016
SoundtrackThe Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon
(TV Series) (performer - 1 episode) - Tracy Morgan/Julianne Hough/Hank Williams Jr. (2016) ... (performer: "Are You Ready for the Country")
2016
SoundtrackCut Bank
(performer: "Cut Bank, Montana")
2014
SoundtrackGravity
(performer: "Angels are Hard to Find") / (writer: "Angels are Hard to Find")
2013
SoundtrackThe Marty Stuart Show
(TV Series) (writer - 1 episode) - Ricky Scaggs and Kentucky Thunder (2013) ... (writer: "Cajun Baby" - uncredited)
2013
SoundtrackCountry Strong
(performer: "Honky Tonk Blues") / (performer: "Thirsty")
2010
SoundtrackThe Joe Rogan Experience
(TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2010) (writer - 1 episode, 2010) - Brian Redban (2010) ... (performer: "A Country Boy Can Survive" - uncredited) / (writer: "A Country Boy Can Survive" - uncredited)
SoundtrackBest of CMT Music Awards
(TV Special) (performer: "I'm Still A Guy")
2009
SoundtrackCMT Hot 20 Countdown
(TV Series) (performer - 1 episode) - Best of 2007 (2007) ... (performer: "A Country Boy Can Survive")
2007
SoundtrackHeadline Country
(TV Series) (performer - 1 episode) - Episode dated 29 June 2006 (2006) ... (performer: "All My Rowdy Friends")
2006
SoundtrackKing of the Hill
(TV Series) (performer - 1 episode) - Church Hopping (2006) ... (performer: "All My Rowdy Friends Are Coming Over Tonight" - uncredited)
2006
SoundtrackThe Three Burials of Melquiades Estrada
(performer: "The Cheatin' Hotel" (2002)) / (writer: "The Cheatin' Hotel" (2002))
2005
SoundtrackUFC 50: The War of '04
(TV Special) (performer: "A Country Boy Can Survive" - uncredited) / (writer: "A Country Boy Can Survive" - uncredited)
2004
SoundtrackThe Simpsons
(TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes) - Marge Simpson in 'Screaming Yellow Honkers' (1999) ... (performer: "Canyonero" - uncredited) - The Last Temptation of Krust (1998) ... (performer: "Canyonero")
1998-1999
SoundtrackMajor League: Back to the Minors
(performer: "You Won't Mind the Rain")
1998
SoundtrackSwitchback
(performer: "All for the Love of Sunshine")
1997
SoundtrackNorthern Exposure
(TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes, 1990 - 1992) (writer - 2 episodes, 1990 - 1992) - Things Become Extinct (1992) ... (performer: "Family Traditions") / (writer: "Family Traditions") - Pilot (1990) ... (performer: "Family Tradition") / (writer: "Family Tradition")
SoundtrackNecessary Roughness
(performer: "All My Rowdy Friends Are Coming Over Tonight") / (writer: "All My Rowdy Friends Are Coming Over Tonight")
1991
SoundtrackNothing But Trouble
(performer: "I Mean I Love You") / (writer: "I Mean I Love You")
1991
SoundtrackTexasville
(performer: "Lovesick Blues")
1990
SoundtrackThe Hot Spot
(performer: "Love MD")
1990
SoundtrackIn Country
(performer: "Ain't Misbehavin'")
1989
SoundtrackNo Holds Barred
(performer: "All My Rowdy Friends")
1989
SoundtrackPink Cadillac
(performer: "There's a Tear in My Beer")
1989
SoundtrackYoung Country
(Video short) (performer: "Young Country") / (writer: "Young Country")
1988
SoundtrackDemented Top 20 Video Countdown
(TV Special) (performer: "All My Rowdy Friends Are Coming Over Tonight")
1988
SoundtrackWhite of the Eye
("A Country Boy Can Survive") / (writer: "A Country Boy Can Survive")
1987
SoundtrackUFOria
(performer: "I Do What It Takes to Get By", "Crazy with the Heat")
1984
SoundtrackFort Apache the Bronx
(performer: "Family Tradition") / (writer: "Family Tradition")
1981
SoundtrackBrubaker
(performer: "All for the Love of Sunshine" - uncredited)
1980
SoundtrackRoadie
(performer: "Outlaw Women", "Eyes of Texas", "Family Tradition", "American Way") / (writer: "Outlaw Women", "Family Tradition", "American Way")
1980
SoundtrackSgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band
(performer: "Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band" (Finale))
1978
SoundtrackThe Moonshine War
(performer: "Ballad Of The Moonshine") / (writer: "Ballad Of The Moonshine")
1970
SoundtrackThe Johnny Cash Show
(TV Series) (performer - 1 episode) - Episode #1.23 (1970) ... (performer: "I Walked Out of Heaven")
1970
SoundtrackKelly's Heroes
(performer: "Sunshine")
1970
SoundtrackA Time to Sing
(writer: "Humming Bird Line", "It's All Over but the Crying", "Rock in My Shoe", "A Man Is on His Own")
1968
SoundtrackThe Dangerous Days of Kiowa Jones
(TV Movie) (performer: "Kiowa Jones")
1966
SoundtrackShindig!
(TV Series) (performer - 1 episode) - Episode #1.9 (1964) ... (performer: "Endless Sleep")
1964
RoleTitleYear
ActorKid Rock Feat. Hank Williams Jr.: Redneck Paradise - Remix
(Video short) Hank Williams Jr.
2013
ActorGuns & Ammo Television
(TV Series) Special Guest (uncredited)
2003
ActorKid Rock: You Never Met a Motherfucker Quite Like Me
(Video short) Hank Williams Jr.
2002
ActorTom Sawyer
(Video) Injun Joe (voice)
2000
ActorHank Williams Jr. Feat. Kid Rock: Naked Women and Beer
(Video short) Hank Williams Jr.
1999
ActorKid Rock: Only God Knows Why
(Video short) Hank Williams Jr.
1999
ActorThe Simpsons
(TV Series) 'Canyonero' Singer - Marge Simpson in 'Screaming Yellow Honkers' (1999) ... 'Canyonero' Singer (voice) - The Last Temptation of Krust (1998) ... 'Canyonero' Singer (voice)
1998-1999
ActorHog Wild
(Video short) Hank Williams
1995
ActorHank Williams Jr.: If It Will, It Will
(Video short) Hank Williams Jr.
1992
ActorHank Williams Jr. and Hank Williams Sr.: There's a Tear in My Beer
(Video short) Hank Williams Jr.
1989
ActorHank Williams Jr: My Name is Bocephus
(Video short) Hank Williams Jr
1987
ActorWaylon Jennings: America
(Video short) Hank Williams Jr.
1986
ActorRoadie
Hank Williams Jr.
1980
ActorWilla
(TV Movie) Hank
1979
ActorSgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band
Our Guests at Heartland
1978
ActorA Time to Sing
Grady Dodd
1968
ActorDie Drehscheibe
(TV Series) Singer - Episode dated 1 September 1966 (1966) ... Singer
1966
ActorThe Ed Sullivan Show
(TV Series) Singer - Hank Williams, Jr., Janet Blair, Jerry Vale, The Kim Sisters (1963) ... Singer
1963
RoleTitleYear
ComposerMiss Krystle: Want a Star
(Video short) (mastered by)
2011
ComposerHank Williams Jr. Feat. Kid Rock: Naked Women and Beer
(Video short)
1999
ComposerAre You Ready for Some Football?
(Video short)
1996
ComposerHank Williams Jr.: If It Will, It Will
(Video short)
1992
ComposerHank Williams Jr: My Name is Bocephus
(Video short)
1987
ComposerHank Williams Jr.: A Star Spangled Country Party
(TV Special)
1984
RoleTitleYear
Music departmentWilla
(TV Movie) (special songs by)
1979
Music departmentYour Cheatin' Heart
(singing voice: George Hamilton)
1964
RoleTitleYear
WriterLiving Proof: The Hank Williams, Jr. Story
(TV Movie) (book "Living Proof")
1983
RoleTitleYear
ThanksI Saw the Light
(special thanks)
2015
RoleTitleYear
SelfMerle Haggard: Salute to A Country Legend
(TV Special) Self
2020
SelfDolly Parton: 50 Years at the Opry
(TV Special) Self
2019
SelfCountry Music
(TV Mini-Series documentary) Self - Don't Get Above Your Raisin' (1984 - 1996) (2019) ... Self - Are You Sure Hank Done It This Way? (1973 - 1983) (2019) ... Self - The Hillbilly Shakespeare (1945 - 1953) (2019) ... Self
2019
SelfThe Life & Songs of Kris Kristofferson
(TV Special) Self
2017
SelfSmoky Mountains Rise: A Benefit for the My People Fund
(TV Special) Self
2016
SelfToday
(TV Series) Self - Guest - Episode dated 20 May 2016 (2016) ... Self - Guest
2016
SelfCBS This Morning
(TV Series) Self - Guest - Episode #5.16 (2016) ... Self - Guest
2016
SelfThe View
(TV Series) Self - Musical Guest - Guest Co-Hostess Sunny Hostin/Hank Williams Jr. (2016) ... Self - Musical Guest
2016
SelfThe Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon
(TV Series) Self - Musical Guest - Tracy Morgan/Julianne Hough/Hank Williams Jr. (2016) ... Self - Musical Guest
2016
SelfAmerican Country Countdown Awards
(TV Special) Self
2014
SelfCMA Music Festival: Country's Night to Rock
(TV Special) Self
2012
SelfHuckabee
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 7 July 2012 (2012) ... Self
2012
Self2012 CMT Music Awards
(TV Special) Self
2012
SelfThe 45th Annual CMA Awards
(TV Special) Self
2011
SelfMusic Builds: The CMT Disaster Relief Concert
(TV Special) Self - Performer
2011
SelfCMT Insider
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 11 September 2010 (2010) ... Self - Episode dated 5 September 2009 (2009) ... Self - Episode dated 27 June 2009 (2009) ... Self - Episode dated 10 January 2009 (2009) ... Self - Episode dated 3 January 2009 (2009) ... Self Show all 8 episodes
2008-2010
Self2010 CMT Music Awards
(TV Special) Self
2010
SelfIn the Hank Williams Tradition
(Video) Self
2009
SelfLate Night with Jimmy Fallon
(TV Series) Self - Musical Guest - Episode dated 16 June 2009 (2009) ... Self - Musical Guest
2009
SelfRight America: Feeling Wronged - Some Voices from the Campaign Trail
(TV Movie documentary) Self
2009
SelfCMT Giants
(TV Series) Self / Self - Honoree - Alan Jackson (2008) ... Self - Hank Williams, Jr. (2007) ... Self - Honoree
2007-2008
SelfCracker Barrel: Songs of the Year Concert
(TV Special) Self - Singer
2007
Self2007 CMT Music Awards
(TV Special) Self
2007
SelfThe Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson
(TV Series) Self - Episode #3.95 (2007) ... Self
2007
SelfNFL Monday Night Football
(TV Series) Self - Theme Song Performer - Pittsburgh Steelers vs. Jacksonville Jaguars (2006) ... Self - Theme Song Performer (uncredited)
2006
SelfToyota Presents: CMT at Summerfest
(TV Mini-Series) Self - Performer
2006
SelfCMT: The Greatest - 20 Greatest Southern Rock Songs
(TV Special) Self
2006
SelfHeadline Country
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 29 June 2006 (2006) ... Self
2006
SelfAT&T Blue Room
(TV Series) Performer - Soul Asylum and Hank WIlliams Jr. (2006) ... Performer
2006
SelfDecades Rock Live
(TV Series) Self - Lynyrd Skynyrd & Friends (2006) ... Self
2006
SelfCMT Greatest Moments: Willie Nelson
(TV Special) Self
2006
SelfIn the Moment: Hank Jr.'s Guide to the Great Outdoors
(TV Movie documentary) Self
2006
SelfCMT: The Greatest - 20 Greatest Country Comedy Shows
(TV Special) Self
2006
SelfGood Morning America
(TV Series) Self - Singer - Episode dated 10 April 2006 (2006) ... Self - Singer
2006
SelfTim McGraw: Reflected
(TV Special) Self
2006
SelfJimmy Kimmel Live!
(TV Series) Self - Episode #4.189 (2006) ... Self
2006
SelfHannity & Colmes
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 14 October 2005 (2005) ... Self
2005
SelfReact Now: Music & Relief
(TV Special) Self
2005
SelfPatriotic Country Album Special
(TV Special) Self
2005
SelfCMT Got Me in with the Band
(TV Series) Self
2004
SelfCMT Outlaws
(TV Special) Performer
2004
SelfAmerican Masters
(TV Series documentary) Self - Hank Williams: Honky Tonk Blues (2004) ... Self
2004
SelfWinston Cup Extreme Tribute
(TV Special) Performer
2004
SelfCMT Making the Video: Hank Williams Jr. - Why Can't We All Get a Long Neck?
(TV Movie documentary)
2004
SelfJohnny Cash Memorial Tribute
(TV Special) Self - Performer
2003
SelfSuper Bowl XXXVII
(TV Special) Self - Opening theme song performer
2003
SelfIn Search of America
(TV Special) Self
2002
SelfJuly 4th: a Musical Celebration
(TV Special) Self - Performer
2002
SelfThe 37th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards
(TV Special) Self
2002
SelfOpryland's Country Christmas
(TV Special) Self
1996
SelfAtt-Star Countryfest '96
(TV Special) Self
1996
SelfAmerica's Music: The Roots of Country
(TV Mini-Series documentary) Self (1996)
1996
SelfAre You Ready for Some Football?
(Video short) Self
1996
SelfI'll Never Get Out of This World Alive
(Documentary)
1993
SelfThe Academy of Country Music's Greatest Hits
(TV Special) Self
1993
SelfThe Tonight Show with Jay Leno
(TV Series) Self - Episode #2.14 (1993) ... Self
1993
SelfHot Country Nights
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 5 January 1992 (1992) ... Self
1992
SelfHank Williams Jr.: Double Eagle Tour '89
(TV Movie) Self
1990
SelfWaylon: Renegade. Outlaw. Legend.
(Video documentary) Self
1990
SelfThe 25th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards
(TV Special) Self
1990
SelfAn All Star Salute to Country Music
(TV Special) Self
1990
SelfThe 24th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards
(TV Special) Self
1989
SelfThe 23rd Annual Academy of Country Music Awards
(TV Special) Self
1988
SelfThe 15th Annual American Music Awards
(TV Special) Self
1988
SelfThe 22nd Annual Academy of Country Music Awards
(TV Special) Self
1987
SelfThe 13th Annual American Music Awards
(TV Special) Self
1986
SelfThe 20th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards
(TV Special) Self
1985
SelfHank Williams Jr.: A Star Spangled Country Party
(TV Special)
1984
SelfThe Other Side of Nashville
(Documentary) Self
1984
SelfCountry-Time mit Freddy Quinn
(TV Series) Self - Singer - Episode #1.2 (1982) ... Self - Singer
1982
SelfLate Night with David Letterman
(TV Series) Self - Episode #1.75 (1982) ... Self
1982
SelfRoy Acuff... 50 Years the King of Country Music
(TV Special) Self
1982
SelfThe Toni Tennille Show
(TV Series) Self - Episode #1.83 (1981) ... Self
1981
SelfThe Mike Douglas Show
(TV Series) Self - Country Vocalist / Self - Vocalist / Self - Episode #19.99 (1980) ... Self - Country Vocalist - Episode #12.118 (1973) ... Self - Vocalist - Episode #7.225 (1968) ... Self - Episode #3.260 (1964) ... Self - Country Vocalist
1964-1980
SelfJamboree in the Hills
(TV Special) Self
1978
SelfNashville on the Road
(TV Series) Self - Guest - Episode #3.22 (1978) ... Self - Guest - Episode #2.16 (1977) ... Self - Guest - Episode #2.15 (1977) ... Self - Guest - Episode #3.23 (1977) ... Self - Guest
1977-1978
SelfIn Concert
(TV Series) Self - Episode #3.14 (1975) ... Self
1975
SelfPop! Goes the Country
(TV Series) Self - Hank Williams, Jr., Karen Wheeler (1974) ... Self
1974
SelfHee Haw
(TV Series) Self - Guest / Self - Special Guest - Episode #4.13 (1972) ... Self - Special Guest - Episode #2.21 (1971) ... Self - Guest - Episode #1.15 (1969) ... Self - Guest
1969-1972
SelfSing Country
(TV Series) Self - Episode #3.2 (1972) ... Self - Episode #1.1 (1971) ... Self
1971-1972
SelfThe David Frost Show
(TV Series) Self - Episode #3.241 (1971) ... Self
1971
SelfThe Merv Griffin Show
(TV Series) Self - Singer-Songwriters (1971) ... Self
1971
SelfThe Johnny Cash Show
(TV Series) Self - Singer / Self - Singers - Episode #2.23 (1971) ... Self - Singer - Episode #1.23 (1970) ... Self - Singers
1970-1971
SelfThe Ed Sullivan Show
(TV Series) Self - Singer - The Carpenters, Rodney Dangerfield, The Four Tops, Freda Payne, Ron Carey, Hank Williams, Jr. (1970) ... Self - Singer
1970
SelfThe Joey Bishop Show
(TV Series) Self - Episode #2.175 (1968) ... Self
1968
SelfCountry Music on Broadway
Self
1965
SelfShindig!
(TV Series) Self - Singer - Episode #1.10 (1964) ... Self - Singer - Episode #1.9 (1964) ... Self - Singer
1964
SelfThe Jimmy Dean Show
(TV Series) Self - Episode #1.23 (1964) ... Self
1964
RoleTitleYear
Archive footageIt Ain't Bragging If You Back It Up: The True Story of Kid Rock's Cocky
(Short) Self
2020
Archive footageIsaac Baranoff's Horndog TV
(TV Series documentary) Self - Exploring Hank Williams Jr. (2018) ... Self
2018
Archive footageGretchen Wilson: Still Here for the Party
(Documentary) Self
2014
Archive footageCMT: 40 Greatest Love Songs
(TV Special) Self
2011
Archive footageBest of CMT Music Awards
(TV Special) Self
2009
Archive footageCMT Hot 20 Countdown
(TV Series) Self - Best of 2007 (2007) ... Self
2007
Archive footageCMT Insider
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 22 September 2007 (2007) ... Self - Episode dated 23 September 2006 (2006) ... Self
2006-2007
Archive footageCMT: The Greatest - 40 Greatest Albums
(TV Movie documentary) Self
2006
Archive footageCMT Crossroads
(TV Series) Self - Best of CMT Crossroads (2006) ... Self
2006
Archive footageCMT: Class of 1975
(TV Movie documentary) Self
2005
Archive footageCMT Most Shocking
(TV Series documentary) Self - Most Shocking Fueds (2004) ... Self
2004
Archive footageThe American Music Awards 20th Anniversary Special
(TV Special) Self
1993
Archive footageYoung Country
(Video short) Self
1988