Jimmy Clanton worked on a variety of projects during his entertainment career. Clanton began his career with a role in "Go, Johnny, Go!" (1959). Clanton also appeared in "Hometown USA" with Gary Springer (1979) and "Peggy Sue Got Married" with Kathleen Turner (1986). More recently, Clanton appeared on "Rock and Roll Graffiti" (The Nashville Network, 1999-2000).