Biography

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Dwight David Yoakam (born October 23, 1956) is an American singer-songwriter, actor and film director, most famous for his pioneering country music. Popular since the early 1980s, he has recorded more than twenty-one albums and compilations, has charted more than thirty singles on the Billboard Hot Country Songs charts, and sold more than 25 million records.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Dwight David Yoakam (born October 23, 1956) is an American singer-songwriter, actor and film director, most famous for his pioneering country music. Popular since the early 1980s, he has recorded more than twenty-one albums and compilations, has charted more than thirty singles on the Billboard Hot Country Songs charts, and sold more than 25 million records.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 41

Birthday 1956-10-23

Place of Birth Pikeville - Kentucky - USA

Official Site -

Also Known As

  • Dwight David Yoakam

Acting TV ShowsMovies

2017 Along for the Ride as Himself
2017 Logan Lucky as Warden Burns
2017 Boomtown as John Turner Sr.
2015 90 Minutes in Heaven as Lawyer Beaumont
2013 Under the Dome (7 episodes) as Lyle Chumley
2010 Dirty Girl as Joseph
2010 The Last Rites of Ransom Pride as Reverend Early Pride
2010 Bloodworth as Boyd Bloodworth
2009 Crank: High Voltage as Doc Miles
2008 Four Christmases as Pastor Phil
2006 Crank as Doc Miles
2006 Bandidas as Tyler Jackson
2005 The Three Burials of Melquiades Estrada as Belmont
2005 Dwight Yoakam: Live from Austin TX as Lui Même
2005 Wedding Crashers as Mr. Kroeger
2004 Return to Sin City: A Tribute to Gram Parsons as Himself (vocals, acoustic guitar)
2004 Three Way as Herbert Claremont / Clarkson
2004 Fallen Angel: Gram Parsons as Himself
2003 Warren Zevon: Keep Me in Your Heart
2003 Hollywood Homicide as Leroy Wasley
2003 Jimmy Kimmel Live! (1 episode)
2002 Panic Room as Raoul
2000 South of Heaven, West of Hell as Valentine Casey
1999 The Minus Man as Blair
1998 When Trumpets Fade as Lt. Colonel
1998 The Newton Boys as Brentwood Glasscock
1997 Painted Hero as Virgil Kidder
1997 The View (1 episode)
1996 Sling Blade as Doyle Hargraves
1996 The Daily Show with Trevor Noah (1 episode)
1996 Don't Look Back as Skipper
1996 The Little Death as Bobby Lomax
1994 Roswell as Mac Brazel
1993 Red Rock West as Truck Driver
1992 The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (8 episodes)
1991 Hot Country Nights (2 episodes)
1991 P.S. I Luv U (2 episodes)
1975 Saturday Night Live (1 episode) as Himself - Musical Guest
1975 Austin City Limits (1 episode) as Himself

Production

2002 Waking Up in Reno Producer

Writing

2000 South of Heaven, West of Hell Screenplay

Directing

2000 South of Heaven, West of Hell Director

Sound

1994 Chasers Music

By signing up for an account on TMDb, you can post directly to Twitter and Facebook.

You need to be logged in to continue. Click here to login or here to sign up.

Global

s focus the search bar
p open profile menu
esc close an open window
? open keyboard shortcut window

On media pages

b go back (or to parent when applicable)
e go to edit page

On TV season pages

(right arrow) go to next season
(left arrow) go to previous season

On TV episode pages

(right arrow) go to next episode
(left arrow) go to previous episode

On all image pages

a open add image window

On all edit pages

t open translation selector
ctrl+ s submit form

On discussion pages

n create new discussion
w toggle watching status
p toggle public/private
c toggle close/open
a open activity
r reply to discussion
l go to last reply
ctrl+ enter submit your message
(right arrow) next page
(left arrow) previous page