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Robert Allen (XIII) (1928–2000)

Composer, conductor, arranger, pianist and accompanist for 'Peter Lind Hayes', Arthur Godfrey, and Perry Como. The United Nations commissioned him to write the score for and produce the record album "3 Billion Millionaires". He joined ASCAP in 1950, and his chief musical collaborator was 'Al Stillman'. He composed many top record hits, recorded by... See full bio »

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(age 72) in Quogue, New York, USA

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Goodfellas Soundtrack
(1990)
Zodiac Soundtrack
(2007)
Four Christmases Soundtrack
(2008)

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 2019 GLOW (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- A Very GLOW Christmas (2019) ... (writer: "(There's No Place Like) Home for the Holidays" - uncredited)
 2018 Single Parents (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- The Magic Box (2018) ... (music: "(There's No Place Like) Home for the Holidays" - uncredited)
 2018 Instant Family (writer: "(There's No Place Like) Home for the Holidays")
 2018 iZombie (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- You've Got to Hide Your Liv Away (2018) ... (writer: "Chances Are")
 2017 Daddy's Home 2 (writer: "(There's No Place Like) Home for the Holidays")
 2016 Bad Santa 2 (writer: "(There's No Place Like) Home For The Holidays")
 2016 A Boyfriend for My Wife (writer: "Good Morning Life" - as R. I. Allen)
 2015 The Simpsons (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- Bull-E (2015) ... (music: "Chances Are" - uncredited)
 2014/II Nightingale (writer: "Chances Are")
 2014 The Normal Heart (TV Movie) (writer: "Chances Are")
 2014/I Barefoot (writer: "Chances Are")
 2013 Masters of Sex (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Standard Deviation (2013) ... (writer: "Chances Are" - uncredited)
 2013 A Case of You (writer: "It's Not for Me to Say")
  Call the Midwife (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode, 2013) (music - 1 episode, 2012)
- Episode #2.4 (2013) ... (writer: "Everybody Loves a Lover" - uncredited)
- Episode #1.5 (2012) ... (music: "Who Needs You" - uncredited)
 2013 American Dad! (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Finger Lenting Good (2013) ... (writer: "Chances Are")
 2011 New Girl (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Wedding (2011) ... (writer: "Chances Are" - uncredited)
 2011 Cinema Verite (TV Movie) (writer: "Chances Are")
 2010 Dancing with the Stars (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- 2010 Grand Finale (2010) ... (writer: "Everybody Loves A Lover" - uncredited)
 2009 Logorama (Short) (writer: "GOOD MORNIN' LIFE" - as Robert I. Allen)
 2009 I Love You Phillip Morris (writer: "Chances Are")
 2008 Four Christmases (writer: " (There's No Place Like) Home for the Holidays")
 2007 Zodiac (writer: "It's Not For Me To Say")
 2004 Imaginary Heroes (writer: "Home for the Holidays")
 2004 Malcolm in the Middle (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- The Block Party (2004) ... (music: "Chances Are")
 2003 Normal (TV Movie) (writer: "Home for the Holidays")
 2000 Return to Me (lyrics: "Good Mornin' Life")
 1998 Beefcake (music: "Everybody Loves a Lover")
  Mystery Science Theater 3000 (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode, 1993) (music - 1 episode, 1992)
- Mitchell (1993) ... (writer: "It's Not for Me to Say", "Chances Are" (uncredited))
- City Limits (1992) ... (music: " (There's No Place Like) Home for the Holidays")
 1990 Goodfellas (music: "It's Not for Me to Say")
 1989 Chances Are (music: "Chances Are")
 1989 Parents ("Moments to Remember")
 1988 Everybody's All-American (music: "It's Not for Me to Say")
 1987 A Muppet Family Christmas (TV Movie) (writer: "Home for the Holidays")
 1987 Tin Men (music: "It's Not for Me to Say")
 1986 Crime Story (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Pilot (1986) ... (writer: "Chances Are")
 1985 Webster (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- Great Expectations: Part 1 (1985) ... (music: "Chances Are")
 1984 Scrooge's Rock 'N' Roll Christmas (TV Movie) (music: "Home For The Holidays")
 1982 Come Back to the 5 & Dime, Jimmy Dean, Jimmy Dean (writer: "You'll Never Know Till Monday")
 1980 A Small Circle of Friends (music: "Chances Are")
 1980 WKRP in Cincinnati (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- Les' Groupie (1980) ... (music: "Chances Are" - uncredited)
 1979 The Magic of David Copperfield II (TV Special) (writer: "Chances Are")
 1977 Close Encounters of the Third Kind (lyrics: "Chances Are" (1957)) / (music: "Chances Are" (1957))
 1975 Doris Day Today (TV Special) (writer: "Everybody loves a Lover")
  Bandstand (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes, 1961 - 1967) (music - 1 episode, 1965)
- Episode dated 29 July 1967 (1967) ... (writer: "Meantime")
- Episode dated 20 November 1965 (1965) ... (music: "Everybody Loves A Lover")
- Episode dated 11 March 1961 (1961) ... (writer: "Show Folk")
 1956-1967 Perry Como's Kraft Music Hall (TV Series) (writer - 14 episodes)
- Monique Leyrac, Oscar Peterson, The Craddock Kids (1967) ... (writer: "You Are Never Far Away")
- Liza Minnelli, Tommy Steele, Burr Tillstrom (1966) ... (writer: "A Very Special Love")
- Paul Lynde and Perry Como's entire production staff (1961) ... (writer: "You Are Never Far Away from Me" - uncredited)
- Jane Morgan, Alan King, Paul Lynde, Solange & Charles (1961) ... (writer: "You Are Never Far Away from Me" - uncredited)
- Juliet Prowse, Steve Lawrence, Milt Kamen, The Kingston Trio (1960) ... (writer: "You Are Never Far Away" - uncredited)
 1965 Hollywood a Go Go (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.40 (1965) ... (writer: "Every Step of the Way")
 1965 Poor Little Rich Girl (Documentary) (writer: "Everybody Loves A Lover")
 1964 Cliff! (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 18 June 1964 (1964) ... (writer: "Meantime")
 1962 Car 54, Where Are You? (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Toody & Muldoon Sing Along with Mitch (1962) ... (writer: "Sing Along" - uncredited)
 1962 Julie and Carol at Carnegie Hall (TV Special documentary) (writer: "Meantime")
 1961 Junge Leute brauchen Liebe (music: "Junge Leute brauchen Liebe")
 1961 The Garry Moore Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- George Gobel, Diahann Carroll (1961) ... (writer: "Everybody Loves a Lover")
 1961 Sing Along with Mitch (TV Series) (writer: "Sing Along")
 1957-1960 The Tennessee Ernie Ford Show (TV Series) (writer - 4 episodes)
- Shari Lewis (1960) ... (writer: "Nine Hundred Pages of Sixty-Six Books" - uncredited)
- Molly Bee and the Four Preps (1959) ... (writer: "Love Me in the Daytime" - uncredited)
- Molly Bee (1958) ... (writer: "Home for the Holidays" - uncredited)
- Charles Laughton (1957) ... (writer: "Chances Are" - uncredited)
 1959 Happy Anniversary (music: "I Don't Regret a Thing", "Happy Anniversary")
 1958 Enchanted Island (music: "Enchanted Island")
 1957 The Big Record (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.11 (1957) ... (music: "Home for the Holidays" - uncredited)
  The Lux Show (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode, 1957) (music - 1 episode, 1957)
- Episode #1.2 (1957) ... (lyrics: "Chances Are") / (music: "Chances Are")
 1957 Lizzie (writer: "It's Not For Me To Say")
 1956 Playhouse 90 (TV Series) ("Song for a Summer Night")
 1956 Studio One in Hollywood (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Song for a Summer Night (1956) ... (writer: "Song for a Summer Night")
 1955 Your Hit Parade (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Christmas Show with skaters Andra McLaughlin & Gundi Busch (1955) ... (writer: "Moments to Remember")
- Episode dated 12 November 1955 (1955) ... (writer: "Moments to Remember")
 1955 The George Gobel Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #2.4 (1955) ... (writer: "Moments to Remember")
 1954 Coke Time (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #2.37 (1954) ... (writer: "You Alone" - uncredited)
 1953 Rod Brown of the Rocket Rangers (TV Series) ("Rocket Ranger Song" (Theme))
 1950 The Arizona Cowboy (writer: "Arizona Waltz")
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Trivia:

Wrote the school fight song for Auburn University.

Star Sign:

Aquarius

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