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Sting

Sting (aka Gordon Matthew Thomas Sumner), is an English musician, singer-songwriter, activist, actor and philanthropist. Prior to starting his solo career, he was the principal songwriter, lead singer and bassist of the rock band 'The Police'. Sting has varied his musical style throughout his career, incorporating distinct elements of jazz, reggae, classical, new age, and worldbeat into his music. As a solo musician and member of The Police, Sting has received sixteen Grammy Awards for his work, receiving his first Grammy for Best Rock Instrumental Performance in 1981, and an Oscar nomination for the best song. He is a member of both the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and the Songwriters Hall of Fame.


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Born:
Oct 2, 1951 In Wallsend, Newcastle upon Tyne, England, UK
Movie/TV Credits:
45
First Appeared:
In the movie Quadrophenia 1979-09-14
Latest Project:
Movie Sonic Sea 2016-04-22
Known For
Filmography
Movie Sonic Sea 2016-04-22
Movie Zoolander 2 Sting 2016-02-06
Movie A MusiCares Tribute to Bruce Springsteen 2014-04-25
Movie Jaco 2014-10-06
Movie Sting: When the Last Ship Sails (Live at the Public Theater) Himself, host, vocals, acoustic guitar, bass 2014-09-19
Movie 20 Feet from Stardom Himself 2013-06-14
Movie Can't Stand Losing You: Surviving The Police Himself 2012-11-23
Movie Hope for Haiti Himself 2010-01-02
Movie Still Bill Himself 2010-01-27
Movie 2012: Time for Change Himself 2010-10-08
Movie Sting: Live In Berlin Performer 2010-11-22
Movie Chris Botti in Boston 2009-03-31
Movie The 25th Anniversary Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Concerts Himself 2009-11-29
Movie Bee Movie Himself (voice) 2007-10-28
Movie Scott Walker: 30 Century Man Himself 2007-04-27
Movie Everyone Stares: The Police Inside Out Himself 2006-07-16
Movie Chris Botti Live: With Orchestra and Special Guests 2006-08-22
Movie Live 8 Himself 2005-11-07
Movie The Secret Policeman's Ball: The Music Edition Himself 2004-09-20
Movie Sting: Inside - The Songs of Sacred Love Himself 2003-10-03
Movie The Victoria's Secret Fashion Show 2003 Sting 2003-11-19
Movie The Sweatbox Himself 2002-09-13
Movie All Access: Front Row. Backstage. Live! Himself 2001-04-06
Movie America: A Tribute to Heroes 2001-09-21
Movie Sting: All This Time Himself 2001-12-04
Movie Being Mick 2001-11-22
Movie The Filth and the Fury Himself (archive footage) 2000-03-29
Movie Twentieth Century Blues: The Songs of Noël Coward 1999-07-20
Movie Sting: The Brand New Day Tour: Live From The Universal Amphitheatre Himself 1999-09-08
Movie Saturday Night Live: The Best of Phil Hartman Billy Idol 1998-01-01
Movie The X-Files: Fight the Future Himself 1998-06-19
Movie Music for Montserrat 1997-09-15
Movie The Grotesque Fledge 1995-09-09
Movie Peter and the Wolf: A Prokofiev Fantasy Himself 1993-12-26
Movie Resident Alien Himself 1990-09-14
Movie Stormy Monday Finney 1988-05-01
Movie Julia and Julia Daniel 1987-01-01
Movie The Bride Frankenstein 1985-08-16
Movie Live Aid 1985-07-13
Movie Plenty Mick 1985-09-20
Movie Police: Around the World Himself 1982-01-01
Movie The Secret Policeman's Other Ball Himself 1982-09-23
Movie Brimstone & Treacle Martin Taylor 1982-10-01
Movie Artemis '81 Helith 1981-12-29
Movie Quadrophenia Ace Face 1979-09-14
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