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Hoyt Wayne Axton (March 25, 1938 – October 26, 1999) was an American folk music singer-songwriter, and a film and television actor. He became prominent in the early 1960s, establishing himself on the West Coast as a folk singer with an earthy style and powerful voice. As he matured, some of his songwriting efforts became well known throughout the world. Among them were "Joy to the World", "The Pusher", "No No Song", "Greenback Dollar", and "Never Been To Spain".

Age: 61 (age at death)
Height: Height unknown
Nationality: American
Claim to Fame: Gremlins


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1995 Number One Fan Lt. Joe Halsey
1995 Kingfish: A Story of Huey P. Long Huey P. Long, Sr.
1994 Season of Change Big Upton
1993 Doorways Jake
1993 Harmony Cats Bill Stratton
1992 Space Case Charlie
1990 Buried Alive Sheriff Sam Eberly
1990 Captain Planet and the Planeteers Big Ed Baker
1990 The Civil War Various
1989 Disorganized Crime Sheriff Henault
1989 We're No Angels Father Levesque

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