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Robert Michael Nesmith (born December 30, 1942) is an American musician, songwriter, actor, producer, novelist, businessman, and philanthropist, best known as a member of the pop rock band the Monkees and co-star of the TV series The Monkees (1966–1968). Nesmith is a songwriter, including "Different Drum" (sung by Linda Ronstadt with the Stone Poneys), and executive producer of the cult film Repo Man (1984). In 1981, Nesmith won the first Grammy Award given for Video of the Year for his hour-long television show, Elephant Parts.

Age: 72
Nationality: American
Claim to Fame: The Monkees

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2011 Portlandia -
1988 Tapeheads Water Man
1987 Burglar Cabbie
1985 Michael Nesmith in Television Parts Host
1984 An All Consuming Passion Academy Award Presenter
1982 Timerider: The Adventure of Lyle Swann Race Official
1975 Saturday Night Live Man in Foreign Film
1968 Head Mike
1966 The Monkees Mike, Frank Zappa
1997 Hey, Hey, It's the Monkees -
1988 Tapeheads -



[describing his financial slump, after paying a huge default to leave The Monkees in 1969] "I had to start telling little tales to the tax man while they were putting tags on the furniture."


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