Knowledge Identifier: +Frankie_Avalon
Rod Bernard - Leased to Argo Records of Chicago, the song became a national hit in 1959, propelling Bernard onto Dick Clark's "American Bandstand", "The Dick Clark Saturday Night Beechnut Show", and "The Alan Freed Show", as well as onto tours with Jerry Lee Lewis, Frankie Avalon, Chuck_Berry, and B. B. King, among others
Bobby Bennett (The Famous Flames) - The group appeared in two Hollywood motion pictures, "The T.A.M.I. Show", which was a 1964 concert film, taped at the Santa Monica Civic Auditorium on October 28 and 29 of 1964 in which the group upstaged headliners The Rolling Stones; and 1965's "Ski Party", a Frankie Avalon vehicle in which James Brown and The Flames were humorously casted as the "white bread" resort's all-black ski patrol
Michael Armstrong (cinematographer) - The following year, he wrote and directed his first feature film, "The Haunted House of Horror", starring Frankie Avalon, Jill Haworth, Mark Wynter, Richard O'Sullivan and Dennis Price, following it with the notorious "Mark of the Devil", starring Herbert Lom and Udo Kier which smashed all box office records in Europe and America on its first release in 1970 and has grown to be one of the biggest cult films ever
He made a cameo appearance as himself with Robert De Niro in the 1995 film, "Casino"
Alfio - After touring the U.S. in 2007, Alfio recorded "Classic Rewinds", a tribute album to 15 Italian-American singers who influenced Alfio when growing up in Sydney: Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Mario Lanza, Perry Como, Vic Damone, Al Martino, Louis Prima, Jerry Vale, Bobby Rydell, Tony Bennett, Frankie Laine, Bobby Darin, Frankie Valli, Bon Jovi, and Frankie Avalon
Debbie Gibson - On August 24, 2007, Gibson and Frankie Avalon hosted "Time Life Presents Dick Clark's American Bandstand 50th Anniversary Collection"
He is mentioned in Adam Sandler's 2008 comedy, "You Don't Mess with the Zohan", for his haircut, which the Zohan thinks is the latest hairdo
His song Venus appeared in the 2016 film Cloverfield starring John Goodman