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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:
130
First Appeared:
In the movie Sting - Grenzgänger Und Freigeist
Latest Project:
Movie The Police: In Concert (Germany, 1980) 2020
Known For
Poster of Brian Johnson: A Life on the Road
Poster of The Very Best of Sting & The Police
Poster of Top of The Pops 2
Poster of The Soul Cages Concert
Filmography
Movie The Police: In Concert (Germany, 1980) Himself 2020
Movie CMT Crossroads: Sting and Vince Gill Himself 2020
Movie Sting Live At Irving Plaza 2020
Movie Sting - Grenzgänger Und Freigeist Musician 2020
Movie Sting & Shaggy au Château d'Hérouville Himself 2019-05-03
Movie Biography: I Want My MTV 2019-05-01
Movie Ruben Blades Is Not My Name Himself 2018-03-18
Movie Gurrumul Himself 2018-04-26
Movie Tower of Song: A Memorial Tribute to Leonard Cohen 2018-01-03
Movie The Dark Side of The Sun Narrator 2017-02-11
Movie Sting: Live At The Olympia Paris Musician 2017-11-10
Series Brian Johnson: A Life on the Road Himself 2017-04-28
Movie Sting: A Free Man Himself 2017-09-08
Movie Sting: Beyond The Police Musician 2016-09-09
Movie Sonic Sea 2016-04-22
Movie Zoolander 2 Sting 2016-02-06
Movie Sting au Bataclan HimSelf 2016-11-13
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 A MusiCares Tribute to Bruce Springsteen 2014-04-25
Movie John Mayer: Someday I'll Fly 2014-04-06
Series The Michael J. Fox Show Unknown 2013-09-26
Movie 20 Feet from Stardom Himself 2013-06-14
Movie DTS Blu-Ray Music Demo Disc 1 2013-01-01
Movie Can't Stand Losing You: Surviving The Police Himself 2012-11-23
Movie Sting Live in Vina del Mar Himself 2011-02-25
Movie Sting - 25 Years Vocal, Bass ... 2011-09-26
Series Life's Too Short Sting 2011-11-10
Movie Sting: Live In Berlin Performer 2010-11-22
Movie 2012: Time for Change Himself 2010-10-08
Movie Still Bill Himself 2010-01-27
Movie Hope for Haiti Himself 2010-01-02
Movie The Tribute to Pavarotti One Amazing Weekend in Petra Himself 2009-02-24
Movie Chris Botti in Boston 2009-03-31
Movie Burning Down the House: The Story of CBGB Himself 2009-04-24
Movie Brüno Himself 2009-07-08
Movie Twin Spirits: Sting performs Schumann Robert Schumann 2009-09-29
Movie If on a Winter's Night ... Live from Durham Cathedral 2009-09-30
Movie The 25th Anniversary Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Concerts Himself 2009-11-29
Movie Sting : A Winter's Night...Live From Durham Cathedral 2009-10-17
Movie The Police: Certifiable Bass & Vocals 2008-11-11
Movie The Police Rock in Rio - Live Madrid 2008-05-07
Movie The Police: Better Than Therapy 2008-11-11
Series Little Britain USA Unknown 2008-09-28
Movie The Police: Live In Concert Tokyo 2008-08-08
Movie Bee Movie Himself (voice) 2007-10-28
Series Inas Nacht Unknown 2007-06-09
Movie Scott Walker: 30 Century Man Himself 2007-04-27
Movie The Police - Greatest Video Hits 2007-03-30
Movie STING: The Journey & The Labyrinth Himself 2007-02-19
Movie The Police - Live in Rio 2007-01-01
Series The One Show Unknown 2006-08-14
Movie Herbie Hancock: Possibilities Himself 2006-04-18
Movie Everyone Stares: The Police Inside Out Himself 2006-07-16
Movie Chris Botti Live: With Orchestra and Special Guests 2006-08-22
Series Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip Unknown 2006-09-18
Movie Live 8 Himself 2005-11-07
Movie Live Aid Himself 2004-11-16
Movie Remember the Secret Policeman's Ball? Himself 2004-11-15
Movie The Secret Policeman's Ball: The Music Edition Himself 2004-09-20
Movie Sting: The Journey & The Labyrinth: The Music of John Dowland Himself 2004-07-02
Movie Sting: Inside - The Songs of Sacred Love Himself 2003-10-03
Series The Ellen DeGeneres Show Unknown 2003-09-08
Series Jimmy Kimmel Live! Unknown 2003-01-26
Movie The Sweatbox Himself 2002-09-13
Movie America: A Tribute to Heroes 2001-09-21
Movie All Access: Front Row. Backstage. Live! Himself 2001-04-06
Movie The Police: Ghost In The Machine Tour - Live At Gateshead 1982 Himself 2001-10-01
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
Series The Late Late Show with Craig Kilborn Unknown 1999-03-30
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
Series Rove Himself 1999-09-22
Movie Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels JD 1999-03-05
Movie Saturday Night Live: The Best of Phil Hartman Billy Idol 1998-01-01
Series Ally McBeal Unknown 1997-09-08
Movie The Very Best of Sting & The Police 1997-11-18
Movie Music for Montserrat 1997-09-15
Series TFI Friday Unknown 1996-02-09
Series MADtv Unknown 1995-10-14
Movie The Grotesque Fledge 1995-09-09
Movie Sting ‎– Fields Of Gold: The Best Of Sting 1994-11-08
Series Top of The Pops 2 Unknown 1994-09-17
Series Late Night with Conan O'Brien Unknown 1993-09-13
Movie Take That Away! Himself 1993-11-01
Series GMTV Unknown 1993-01-01
Movie Peter and the Wolf: A Prokofiev Fantasy Himself 1993-12-26
Movie Sting's 40th Birthday Vocals, Bass, Guitar 1991-10-01
Movie The Soul Cages Concert 1991-08-10
Movie Sting Acustico Double bass / Vocals 1991-05-02
Movie Sting: MTV Unplugged Himself 1991-03-05
Movie Two Rooms: A Tribute to Elton John & Bernie Taupin Himself - Guest 1991-10-01
Movie Resident Alien Himself 1990-09-14
Series The Simpsons Unknown 1989-12-17
Series MTV Unplugged Unknown 1989-11-26
Movie Stormy Monday Finney 1988-05-01
Movie Peter Gabriel, Sting, & Bruce Springsteen - Human Rights Now! Musician 1988-10-14
Movie Human Rights Now 25th Anniversary himself 1988-10-14
Movie The Adventures of Baron Munchausen Heroic Officer 1988-12-07
Movie Bruce Springsteen - Human Rights Final - Buenos Aires 1988-10-15
Movie Julia and Julia Daniel 1987-01-01
Movie U2 & The Police: A Conspiracy of Hope 1986-06-15
Movie The Bride Frankenstein 1985-08-16
Movie Live Aid 1985-07-13
Movie Bring on the Night Himself 1985-11-08
Movie Plenty Mick 1985-09-20
Movie Dune Feyd Rautha 1984-12-14
Movie The Police: Synchronicity Concert Bass & Vocals 1984-08-07
Series Al TV Unknown 1984-04-01
Series Live with Regis and Kathie Lee Unknown 1983-04-04
Movie Police in Montserrat Himself 1983-03-08
Movie Brimstone & Treacle Martin Taylor 1982-10-01
Movie The Secret Policeman's Other Ball Himself 1982-09-23
Series Late Night with David Letterman Unknown 1982-02-01
Movie Police: Around the World Himself 1982-01-01
Movie Artemis '81 Helith 1981-12-29
Movie Urgh! A Music War Himself 1981-11-07
Movie Talking Pictures: Quadrophenia Interviewee 1979-09-07
Movie The Police - Live '79 at Hatfield Polytechnic 1979-02-21
Series CBS News Sunday Morning Unknown 1979-01-28
Movie Radio On Just Like Eddie 1979-11-30
Movie Quadrophenia Ace Face 1979-09-14
Series Bio’s Bahnhof Unknown 1978-02-09
Series An Audience with... Himself 1978-01-08
Series Saturday Night Live Himself - Musical Guest 1975-10-11
Series The Academy Awards Unknown 1953-03-18
Series Today Unknown 1952-01-14
Series Bambi-Verleihung himself 1948-01-01