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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:
85
First Appeared:
In the movie The Police - Live '79 at Hatfield Polytechnic 1979-02-21
Latest Project:
Movie Sting & Shaggy au Château d'Hérouville 2019-05-03
Known For
Filmography
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 Tower of Song: A Memorial Tribute to Leonard Cohen 2018-01-03
Movie Sting: Live At The Olympia Paris Musician 2017-11-10
Movie Sting: Beyond The Police Musician 2016-09-09
Movie Sonic Sea 2016-04-22
Movie Zoolander 2 Sting 2016-02-06
Movie Christmas in Rockefeller Center 2015-12-02
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
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 Still Bill Himself 2010-01-27
Movie Hope for Haiti Himself 2010-01-02
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 Tribute to Pavarotti One Amazing Weekend in Petra Himself 2009-02-24
Movie The 25th Anniversary Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Concerts Himself 2009-11-29
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 Police: Certifiable Bass & Vocals 2008-11-11
Movie The Police: Better Than Therapy 2008-11-11
Movie The Police: Live In Concert Tokyo 2008-08-08
Movie Bee Movie Himself (voice) 2007-10-28
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
Movie Chris Botti Live: With Orchestra and Special Guests 2006-08-22
Movie Everyone Stares: The Police Inside Out Himself 2006-07-16
Movie Herbie Hancock: Possibilities Himself 2006-04-18
Movie Live 8 Himself 2005-11-07
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 Remember the Secret Policeman's Ball? Himself 2004-11-15
Movie Live Aid Himself 2004-11-16
Movie Sting: Inside - The Songs of Sacred Love Himself 2003-10-03
Movie The Sweatbox Himself 2002-09-13
Movie Sting: All This Time Himself 2001-12-04
Movie Being Mick 2001-11-22
Movie The Police: Ghost In The Machine Tour - Live At Gateshead 1982 Himself 2001-10-01
Movie America: A Tribute to Heroes 2001-09-21
Movie All Access: Front Row. Backstage. Live! Himself 2001-04-06
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 Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels JD 1998-03-05
Movie Saturday Night Live: The Best of Phil Hartman Billy Idol 1998-01-01
Movie The Very Best of Sting & The Police 1997-11-18
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 Take That Away! Himself 1993-11-01
Movie Two Rooms: A Tribute to Elton John & Bernie Taupin Himself - Guest 1991-10-01
Movie Sting Acustico Double bass / Vocals 1991-05-02
Movie Sting: MTV Unplugged Himself 1991-03-05
Movie Resident Alien Himself 1990-09-14
Movie The Adventures of Baron Munchausen Heroic Officer 1988-12-07
Movie Bruce Springsteen - Human Rights Final - Buenos Aires 1988-10-15
Movie Human Rights Now 25th Anniversary himself 1988-10-14
Movie Peter Gabriel, Sting, & Bruce Springsteen - Human Rights Now! Musician 1988-10-14
Movie Stormy Monday Finney 1988-05-01
Movie Julia and Julia Daniel 1987-01-01
Movie Bring on the Night Himself 1985-11-08
Movie Plenty Mick 1985-09-20
Movie The Bride Frankenstein 1985-08-16
Movie Live Aid 1985-07-13
Movie Dune Feyd Rautha 1984-12-14
Movie The Police: Synchronicity Concert Bass & Vocals 1984-08-07
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
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 Radio On Just Like Eddie 1979-11-30
Movie Quadrophenia Ace Face 1979-09-14
Movie The Police - Live '79 at Hatfield Polytechnic 1979-02-21