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SpouseKim Ely, Kathryn Simmons, Gretchen Roberts, Jill St. John, Katie Lee Nuckols, Eleonora Jones, Love Boat, Lollipops and Roses, Wives And Lovers
MarkSnow white hair
FactBorn in Hollywood on the night his singer/father, Allan Jones, recorded his signature hit, "Donkey Serenade."

Bestseller is a Danish clothing company founded in 1975. The company is one of the largest fashion retailers in Europe, with over 2,000 stores in more than 50 countries. Bestseller designs, manufactures and sells its own brands, as well as third-party brands. The company’s brands include Jack & Jones, Selected, Only & Sons, Vero Moda, Pieces, Outfitters Nation, Object Collectors Item and Vila. Bestseller is owned by the Holch Povlsen family, which also owns the retail chain Zalando.

Bestseller was founded in 1975 by Troels Holch Povlsen and his wife Merete Bech Povlsen. The company started out as a wholesale business, selling jeans and other clothing to retailers in Denmark. In the 1980s, Bestseller opened its first own-brand store, and began expanding internationally in the 1990s. Today, Bestseller has over 2,000 stores in more than 50 countries. The company’s headquarters are located in Brande, Denmark.

Bestseller’s main brands are Jack & Jones, Selected, Only & Sons, Vero Moda, Pieces, Outfitters Nation, Object Collectors Item and Vila. The company also designs and manufactures clothing for a number of third-party brands, including Levi’s, G-Star Raw and Abercrombie & Fitch. Bestseller is owned by the Holch Povlsen family, which also owns the German retail chain Zalando.

Troels Holch Povlsen is the CEO of Bestseller. He is the son of Anders Holch Povlsen, the owner of the fashion retailer Asos. Merete Bech Povlsen is the CFO of Bestseller. She is the daughter of Jørgen Bech-Andersen, the owner of the Danish retail chain Magasin du Nord.

Bestseller has a turnover of around DKK 20 billion (€2.7 billion) and employs more than 15,000 people. The company’s net profit was DKK 1.2 billion (€160 million) in 2016.

General Info

Height1.85 m


SpouseKim Ely, Kathryn Simmons, Gretchen Roberts, Jill St. John, Katie Lee Nuckols, Eleonora Jones, Love Boat, Lollipops and Roses, Wives And Lovers
ChildrenCrystal Thomas, Nicole Jones, Love Boat, Lollipops and Roses, Wives And Lovers
ParentsAllan Jones, Irene Hervey, Love Boat, Lollipops and Roses, Wives And Lovers
SiblingsGail Fenderson


AwardsGrammy Award for Best Vocal Performance, Male
NominationsGrammy Award for Record of the Year, Grammy Award for Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album, Love Boat, Lollipops and Roses, Wives And Lovers
MoviesJudy Garland: Judy Duets, Airplane II: The Sequel, The Comeback, The Dawn Rider, Juke Box Rhythm

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#Marks / Signs
1Snow white hair


1I went through a short phase of smoking marijuana, because it was just done at the time. Well, I don't think Steve Lawrence did it, but a lot of guys were doing it. [The Arizona Republic, Feb. 16, 2012]
2When people say to me 'what do you think of Rap music?', my answer is there's no such thing. There's rap and there's music.


1Portrays Don Quixote in the national tour version of "Man of La Mancha". [January 2001]
2He was awarded a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame for Recording at 6104 Hollywood Boulevard in Hollywood, California.
3The Desert Theatre League's Lifetime Achievement Award winner in 2001.
4Received his star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 1989, close to where his father's star is located.
5A recent CD release, "Jack Jones Paints a Tribute to Tony Bennett," was nominated for "Best Traditional Pop Vocal Performance" and "Record of the Year.".
6Born in Hollywood on the night his singer/father, Allan Jones, recorded his signature hit, "Donkey Serenade."
7At the age of 65, he still possesses magnificent vocal control and range, performing to full capacity in 2004 at the Cerritos Performing Arts Center in the Los Angeles area. Borrowing a gimmick from Natalie Cole, he performed a duet of "What I Did for Love" alongside his late father, Allan Jones, who appeared in a videotaped performance of the song.
8He won two Grammy awards for Best Performance By A Male Singer.
9Son of actress Irene Hervey and actor-singer Allan Jones.



Music Department

The Love Boat1977-1985TV Series singer - 220 episodes
Funny Face1971TV Series singer - 1 episode
Love with the Proper Stranger1963singer: "Love with the Proper Stranger"


American Hustle2013performer: "I've Got Your Number"
20 to 12010TV Series documentary performer - 1 episode
Mad Men2008TV Series performer - 1 episode
Bobby2006performer: "Wives and Lovers"
Duplex2003performer: "The Love Boat" 1977
Reckless1995performer: "Silent Night" 1818
That Night1992performer: "WIVES AND LOVERS"
The Beatles: The First U.S. Visit1991Video documentary writer: "Love With The Proper Stranger"
South of Wawa1991performer: "Isn't It Romantic", "Call Me Irresponsible", "My Best Girl", "Lollipops and Roses"
Night Court1990TV Series performer - 1 episode
Get a Life1990TV Series performer - 1 episode
Coins in the Fountain1990TV Movie performer: "Three Coins in the Fountain"
Goodfellas1990performer: "Wives and Lovers"
Good Morning, Vietnam1987performer: "Lollipops & Roses"
Airplane II: The Sequel1982performer: "'Love Boat' Theme"
Cannon and Ball1982TV Series performer - 1 episode
The Love Boat1977TV Series performer: "The Love Boat"
The Love Boat1976TV Movie performer: "Love Boat"
The 47th Annual Academy Awards1975TV Special performer: "Benji's Theme I Feel Love", "Little Prince", "We May Never Love Like This Again"
This Is Tom Jones1970TV Series documentary performer - 1 episode
The Best on Record1970TV Special performer: "Games People Play"
Jimmy Durante Presents the Lennon Sisters1970TV Series performer - 1 episode
The Ed Sullivan Show1969TV Series performer - 1 episode
The Bliss of Mrs. Blossom1968performer: "The Way That I Live"
Anzio1968performer: "This World Is Yours"
The World: Color It Happy1967TV Movie performer: "Happy is a Color"
The 37th Annual Academy Awards1965TV Special performer: "Where Love Has Gone"
The Jack Benny Program1965TV Series performer - 1 episode
Where Love Has Gone1964performer: "WHERE LOVE HAS GONE"
Love with the Proper Stranger1963"Love with the proper stranger"
A Ticklish Affair1963performer: "Love Is a Ticklish Affair"
The Garry Moore Show1962TV Series performer - 1 episode
Juke Box Rhythm1959performer: "The Freeze", "Make Room for the Joy", "Juke Box Jamboree"


Over the Garden Wall2014TV Mini-SeriesGregory's Frog / ???
American Hustle2013Jazz Quartet Singer
Airplane II: The Sequel1982Lounge Singer
The Love Boat1980TV SeriesBobby Braddock Jr.
Condominium1980TV SeriesCole Kimber
The Palace1979TV SeriesHost
$weepstake$1979TV SeriesPaul
The Comeback1978Nick Cooper
The Hardy Boys/Nancy Drew Mysteries1978TV SeriesSam 'Hubba' Hubblemeyer
Police Woman1977TV SeriesLewin
McMillan & Wife1977TV SeriesJohnny Barton
Howdy1970TV Movie
The Red Skelton Hour1966-1969TV SeriesJohnny Applecore / Professor / Dapper Dude Handkisser / ...
The Rat Patrol1967TV SeriesMickey Roberts
The World: Color It Happy1967TV Movie
The Jack Benny Program1965TV SeriesMr. Jones
The Jerry Lewis Show1963TV Series
Juke Box Rhythm1959Riff Manton
General Electric Theater1959TV SeriesMaster of Ceremonies
Code 31957TV SeriesOfficer Starbuck
Hey, Jeannie!1956TV SeriesPilot


Dee Time1969TV SeriesHimself
The Rolf Harris Show1969TV SeriesHimself
Happening for Lulu1969TV SeriesHimself
The Kraft Music Hall1969TV SeriesHimself
The Joey Bishop Show1967-1968TV SeriesHimself
The Best on Record1968TV SpecialHimself
The Hollywood Palace1965-1968TV SeriesHimself - Singer / Himself
The Jerry Lewis Show1968TV SeriesHimself
The Bob Hope Show1964-1967TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Guest
The Jackie Gleason Show1967TV SeriesHimself
A Very Special Occasion1967TV MovieHimself
The Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour1967TV SeriesHimself
Stars for Israel1967TV MovieHimself
What's My Line?1965-1967TV SeriesHimself - Mystery Guest / Himself - Guest Panelist
Danny Thomas Special: Guys 'n' Geishas1967TV SpecialHimself
The Dean Martin Show1965-1967TV SeriesHimself
The Andy Williams Show1966TV SeriesHimself
The Roger Miller Show1966TV SeriesHimself
The Bell Telephone Hour1964-1966TV SeriesHimself - Singer
The Steve Lawrence Show1965TV SeriesHimself - Guest
The Celebrity Game1965TV SeriesHimself
The Best on Record1965TV SpecialHimself
The 37th Annual Academy Awards1965TV SpecialHimself - Performer
Hullabaloo1965TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Host - Musician
The Jimmy Dean Show1964-1965TV SeriesHimself - Singer / Himself - Guest
The Bob Hope Comedy Special1965TV SpecialHimself
The Jack Paar Program1964TV SeriesHimself
Password All-Stars1964TV SeriesHimself - Celebrity Contestant
The Joey Bishop Show1964TV SeriesHimself
The Judy Garland Show1963-1964TV SeriesHimself
Celebrity Party1963TV MovieHimself
The Jerry Lewis Show1963TV SeriesHimself
Jackie Gleason: American Scene Magazine1963TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Guest Vocalist
The Linkletter Show1963TV SeriesHimself
The Lively Ones1962TV SeriesHimself
Here's Hollywood1962TV SeriesHimself
The Garry Moore Show1962TV SeriesHimself
The Jack Paar Tonight Show1962TV SeriesHimself
The Tonight Show1962TV SeriesHimself - Vocalist
The New Steve Allen Show1961TV SeriesHimself - Singer
The Dinah Shore Chevy Show1961TV SeriesHimself
Swinging Spiketaculars1960TV SeriesHimself
The Spike Jones Show1960TV SeriesHimself
The Juke Box Jury1959TV SeriesHimself
New American Bandstand 19651958TV SeriesHimself
The Steve Allen Plymouth Show1958TV SeriesHimself - Singer
The Big Record1957TV SeriesHimself
Home & Family2015TV SeriesHimself
Entertainment Tonight2007-2014TV SeriesHimself - The Love Boat / Himself
The Talk2013TV SeriesHimself - Musical Guest
Slasher Serenade2012Video documentary shortHimself
Strictly Come Dancing2011TV SeriesHimself - Audience Member
The 8th Annual TV Land Awards2010TV SpecialHimself
Breakfast2008TV SeriesHimself
Jerry Lewis MDA Labor Day Telethon2002-2007TV SeriesHimself
Frankie Laine: An American Dreamer2006Video documentaryHimself
Saturday Swings2005TV MovieHimself
100 Years of Hope and Humor2003TV SpecialHimself
Bob Hope at 1002003TV Movie documentaryHimself
Cruise of the Gods2002TV MovieHimself
Buddy Faro1998TV SeriesHimself
Great Love Songs1995TV MovieHimself
Guest Night1993TV SeriesHimself
Vicki!1993TV SeriesHimself
Hugh Hefner: Once Upon a Time1992DocumentaryHimself
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson1968-1991TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Guest Host / Himself - Guest
Sinatra 75: The Best Is Yet to Come1990TV Special documentaryHimself
Night Court1990TV SeriesHimself
Get a Life1990TV SeriesHimself
Live with Kelly and Michael1990TV SeriesHimself
The Glenn Miller Band Reunion1989TV MovieHimself - Host
The New Hollywood Squares1989TV SeriesHimself - Panelist
The 33th Annual Thalians Ball1988TV MovieHimself
Happy Birthday, Bob: 50 Stars Salute Your 50 Years with NBC1988TV SpecialHimself
It's a Living1987TV SeriesHimself
Great Performances1987TV SeriesHimself
All-Star Tribute to General Jimmy Doolittle1986TV MovieHimself
Star's Table1986TV SeriesHimself
Lou Rawls Parade of Stars1985TV SeriesHimself
Super Password1985TV SeriesHimself - Celebrity Contestant
Entertainment Express1983TV SeriesHimself
Live from Her Majesty's1983TV SeriesHimself
Just Men!1983TV SeriesHimself
The Royal Variety Performance 19821982TV MovieHimself
Cannon and Ball1982TV SeriesHimself - Musical Guest
The John Davidson Show1981TV SeriesHimself
Password Plus1980TV SeriesHimself - Celebrity Contestant
A Tribute to the Jukebox Award Winners1980TV MovieHimself
Horas doradas1980TV SeriesHimself
The Hollywood Squares1970-1980TV SeriesHimself - Panelist
The Mike Douglas Show1967-1980TV SeriesHimself - Vocalist / Himself / Himself - Singer
Match Game 731978-1979TV SeriesHimself
Rockette: A Holiday Tribute to Radio City Music Hall1978TV SpecialHimself
Happy Birthday, Las Vegas1977TV SpecialHimself
The 34th Annual Golden Globe Awards1977TV SpecialHimself
The Merv Griffin Show1965-1976TV SeriesHimself
Dinah!1975-1976TV SeriesHimself
Tattletales1975TV SeriesHimself
The 47th Annual Academy Awards1975TV SpecialHimself - Performer: Little Prince and Co-Performer: We May Never Love Like This Again & Benji's Theme (I Feel Love)
The Jack Jones Special1974TV MovieHimself
The Jack Jones Show1973TV SeriesHimself - Host
The Morecambe & Wise Show1971-1972TV SeriesHimself
Engelbert with the Young Generation1972TV SeriesHimself
The David Frost Show1969-1971TV SeriesHimself
Stand Up and Cheer1971TV SeriesHimself
Make Your Own Kind of Music!1971TV SeriesHimself
The 23rd Annual Primetime Emmy Awards1971TV SpecialHimself - Singer
Rolf Harris Show1971TV SeriesHimself - Singer
The Leslie Crowther Show1971TV SeriesHimself
The Virginia Graham Show1971TV SeriesHimself - Guest
The Dick Cavett Show1970TV SeriesHimself
This Is Tom Jones1970TV Series documentaryHimself
The Engelbert Humperdinck Show1970TV SeriesHimself
The Best on Record1970TV SpecialHimself - Performer
Playboy After Dark1970TV SeriesHimself
Jimmy Durante Presents the Lennon Sisters1969-1970TV SeriesHimself
The Carol Burnett Show1968-1970TV SeriesHimself - Guest / Himself
The Ed Sullivan Show1964-1969TV SeriesHimself - Singer
Once More with Felix1969TV SeriesHimself

Archive Footage

My Music: Songbook Standards - As Time Goes By2015TV MovieHimself - Host
Entertainment Tonight2014TV SeriesHimself - The Love Boat
Judy Garland Duets2005TV MovieHimself
Bob Hope's Overseas Christmas Tours: Around the World with the Troops - 1941-19721980TV Movie documentaryHimself


Won Awards

2015BTVA People's Choice Voice Acting AwardBehind the Voice Actors AwardsBest Vocal Ensemble in a New Television SeriesOver the Garden Wall (2014)
1989Star on the Walk of FameWalk of FameRecordingAwarded on April 18, 1989 at 6104 Hollywood Blvd.

Nominated Awards

2015BTVA Television Voice Acting AwardBehind the Voice Actors AwardsBest Vocal Ensemble in a New Television SeriesOver the Garden Wall (2014)

Source: IMDb, Wikipedia

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