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Doug Kershaw

Doug Kershaw was born on January 24, 1936 in Cameron Parish, Louisiana, USA as Douglas James Kershaw. He has been married to Pam since June 21, 1975. They have five children. See full bio »

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Days of Heaven
Days of Heaven Fiddler
Night of the Comet
Night of the Comet Soundtrack
Heaven's Gate
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  The Marty Stuart Show (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2011) (writer - 1 episode, 2011)
- Doug Kershaw (2011) ... (performer: "I'll Get to It", "Blue Town", "Louisiana Man") / (writer: "Louisiana Man")
 2010 Country's Greatest Stars Live: Vol. 1 (Video) (performer: "Louisiana Man") / (writer: "Louisiana Man")
 2008 New Orleans Story (Documentary) (performer: "Louisiana Man") / (writer: "Louisiana Man")
 2006 Today's Country Music (Video) (writer: "Louisiana Man")
 2005 Venom (performer: "Jole Blon") / (writer: "Jole Blon")
  Dolly (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 1988) (writer - 1 episode, 1988)
- Down in New Orleans (1988) ... (performer: "Fais Do-Do", "Jambalaya / Louisiana Man", "Louisiana Saturday Night") / (writer: "Jambalaya / Louisiana Man")
 1984 Night of the Comet (performer: "King County Woman")
 1980 Heaven's Gate (writer: "Mamou Two-Step')
 1978 Days of Heaven (lyrics: "Swamp Dance") / (music: "Swamp Dance") / (performer: "Swamp Dance")
 1975 In Concert (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #3.15 (1975) ... (writer: "Louisiana Man")
  The Porter Wagoner Show (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 1974) (writer - 1 episode, 1970)
- Doug Kershaw (1974) ... (performer: "Mamas Got the Know How", "Louisiana Man")
- Bill Carlisle (1970) ... (writer: "Louisiana Man")
 1971 Medicine Ball Caravan (Documentary) (performer: "The Battle of New Orleans")
 1971 Zachariah (performer: "Ballad of Job Cain") / (writer: "Ballad of Job Cain")
  The Johnny Cash Show (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes, 1969 - 1970) (performer - 2 episodes, 1969 - 1970)
- Episode #2.7 (1970) ... (writer: "Louisiana Man")
- Episode #1.30 (1970) ... (performer: "Louisiana Man") / (writer: "Louisiana Man")
- Episode #1.1 (1969) ... (performer: "Diggy, Liggy Lo") / (writer: "Diggy, Liggy Lo")
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