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Sting (I)


Born Gordon Matthew Sumner in Wallsend, UK. His mother was Audrey, and his father was Ernest. He received his name Sting from his striped sweater in which Gordon Solomon said that he looked like a bee. Primarily a musician, he worked in the band The Police until 1984, when he went solo. Before his music career he was a ditch digger, a schoolteacher... See full bio »

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 2014 This Week (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 20 March 2014 (2014) ... (performer: "Russians")
 2014 Late Kick Off North West (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #5.2 (2014) ... (writer: "Can't Stand Losing You" - uncredited)
 2009-2014 Glee (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Frenemies (2014) ... (writer: "Every Breath You Take" - uncredited)
- Ballad (2009) ... (writer: "Don't Stand So Close to Me / Young Girl" - uncredited)
 2012-2014 The Voice UK (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Blind Auditions 7 (2014) ... (writer: "Roxanne")
- The Semi-Final (2012) ... (writer: "Every Breath You Take")
  The Michael J. Fox Show (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2013) (writer - 1 episode, 2013)
- Christmas (2013) ... ("Englishman in New York", uncredited) / (performer: "August Winds" - uncredited) / (writer: "Englishman in New York", "August Winds" - uncredited)
 2009-2013 Dancing with the Stars (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- The Semifinals (2013) ... (writer: "Roxanne")
- Round Two (2009) ... (writer: "El Tango de Roxanne")
 2013 CBGB (writer: "Roxanne")
 2013 The Voice of the Philippines (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.26 (2013) ... (writer: "Every Breath You Take")
 2013 Alan Partridge (writer: "Roxanne" - as Gordon Sumner)
 2013 Mike & Mike (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 14 May 2013 (2013) ... (writer: "Every Breath You Take" - uncredited)
  The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (TV Series) (writer - 62 episodes, 2010 - 2013) (performer - 1 episode, 2010)
- Episode #21.143 (2013) ... (writer: "Every Little Thing She Does Is Magic" - uncredited)
- Episode #21.135 (2013) ... (writer: "Message in a Bottle" - uncredited)
- Episode #21.127 (2013) ... (writer: "Message in a Bottle" - uncredited)
- Episode #21.117 (2013) ... (writer: "Every Little Thing She Does Is Magic" - uncredited)
- Episode #21.97 (2013) ... (writer: "Every Little Thing She Does Is Magic" - uncredited)
 2013 Stevie Wonder with Friends: Celebrating a Message of Peace (TV Movie) (performer: "Fragile") / (writer: "Fragile")
 2013 The 55th Annual Grammy Awards (TV Special) (performer: "Locked Out of Heaven", "Walking on the Moon", "Could You Be Loved") / (writer: "Walking on the Moon")
 2013 In a World... (writer: "Roxanne" - as Gordon Sumner)
 2013 Twenty Feet from Stardom (Documentary) (performer: "Hounds Of Winter") / (writer: "Hounds Of Winter")
 2012 The Richest Songs in the World (Documentary) (writer: "Every Breath You Take")
 2012 Tu cara me suena (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #2.8 (2012) ... (writer: "Message in a Bottle")
 2005-2012 The X Factor (TV Series) (writer - 5 episodes)
- Live Show 4 (2012) ... (writer: "Every Breath You Take/Beautiful Monster" - uncredited)
- Auditions 3 (2010) ... (writer: "Every Breath You Take")
- Episode #5.11 (2008) ... (writer: "Every Breath You Take" - uncredited)
- Auditions 1 (2008) ... (writer: "Fields of Gold" - uncredited)
- Auditions 4 (2005) ... (writer: "Fields of Gold")
 2012 The X Factor (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Live Show 4 (2012) ... (writer: "Every Little Thing She Does Is Magic")
  Doctor Who (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2012) (writer - 1 episode, 2012)
- The Angels Take Manhattan (2012) ... (performer: "Englishman in New York") / (writer: "Englishman in New York")
 2012 The X Factor Philippines (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Top 7 Performance Night (2012) ... (writer: "Every Breath You Take")
 2012 Every Breath You Take (lyrics: "Every Breath You Take" - as Gordon Summer) / (music: "Every Breath You Take" - as Gordon Summer)
 2012 Pura Química (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Leonardo Sbaraglia/Florencia Torrente (2012) ... (writer: "Message in a Bottle")
 2012 Silent Witness (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Domestic: Part 2 (2012) ... (performer: "If I Ever Lose My Faith In You" - uncredited)
 2011-2012 Dancing Stars (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Episode #7.3 (2012) ... (writer: "Roxanne")
- Episode #6.4 (2011) ... (writer: "Every Breath You Take")
 2010-2012 No me la puc treure del cap (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
- Desamor (2012) ... (writer: "Every Breath You Take")
- L'àguila negra (2010) ... (writer: "Roxanne")
- L'Empordà (2010) ... (writer: "Money for Nothing")
 2012 Idina Menzel Live: Barefoot at the Symphony (TV Special) (writer: "Love for Sale/Roxanne")
 2011 Generació D (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "Every Breath You Take", "Money for Nothing")
 2011 An Idiot Abroad (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Route 66 (2011) ... (writer: "Every Little Thing She Does Is Magic" - uncredited)
 2011 Community (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Remedial Chaos Theory (2011) ... (writer: "Roxanne")
  Late Show with David Letterman (TV Series) (writer - 4 episodes, 2005 - 2011) (performer - 3 episodes, 2005 - 2011)
- Episode #19.18 (2011) ... (performer: "Demolition Man" - uncredited) / (writer: "Demolition Man" - uncredited)
- Episode #18.179 (2011) ... (writer: "Synchronicity II" - uncredited)
- Episode #18.79 (2011) ... (writer: "Synchronicity II" - uncredited)
- Episode #17.32 (2009) ... (performer: "Soul Cake" - uncredited)
- Episode #12.146 (2005) ... (performer: "Next To You" - uncredited) / (writer: "Next To You" - uncredited)
  The Simpsons (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes, 2005 - 2011) (performer - 1 episode, 1992)
- The Falcon and the D'Ohman (2011) ... (writer: "Walking on the Moon")
- Ice Cream of Margie: With the Light Blue Hair (2006) ... (writer: "Money for Nothing" - as Sumner)
- On a Clear Day I Can't See My Sister (2005) ... (writer: "Don't Stand So Close to Me" - uncredited)
- Radio Bart (1992) ... (performer: "We're Sending Our Love down the Well" - uncredited)
 2011 Doctors (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Message in a Bottle (2011) ... (writer: "Message in a Bottle" - uncredited)
 2011 So You Think You Can Dance Canada (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Top 18 Results (2011) ... (writer: "El Tango de Roxeanne" - based on "Roxanne" and "Tanguera")
 2009-2011 Dancing with the Stars (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- 2011 Grand Finale (2011) ... (writer: "El Tango de Roxanne" - uncredited)
- 2009 Semi-Final (2009) ... (writer: "Roxanne" - uncredited)
 2011 Late Night with Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #3.87 (2011) ... (writer: "Don't Stand So Close to Me" - uncredited)
 2011 South Park (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- You're Getting Old (2011) ... (writer: "Every Breath You Take")
 2009-2011 Banda sonora (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Episode #7.3 (2011) ... (writer: "De do do do, de da da da")
- Episode #5.14 (2009) ... (writer: "So Lonely")
 2011 Glee Encore (Video) (writer: "Don't Stand So Close To Me")
 2011 Music Nuggets (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 19 February 2011 (2011) ... (performer: "Seven Days")
  Hustle (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2011) (writer - 1 episode, 2011)
- The Delivery (2011) ... (performer: "Shape Of My Heart") / (writer: "Shape Of My Heart")
 2011 Just Go with It (performer: "Every Car You Chase" - as The Snow Police) / (performer: "Love Is the Seventh Wave", "You Still Touch Me") / (writer: "So Lonely", "Roxanne", "Driven to Tears", "Canary in a Coalmine", "Can't Stand Losing You", "Love Is the Seventh Wave", "Every Breath You Take", "Next to You", "You Still Touch Me")
 2011 The Green Hornet (writer: "I Hung My Head")
 2011 Burnout (lyrics: "Roxanne" - as Gordon Sumner) / (music: "Roxanne" - as Gordon Sumner)
 2010 Ja el tenim! El disc de La Marató (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "Missatge a l'ampolla")
 2010 This Morning (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 11 November 2010 (2010) ... (writer: "Fields of Gold")
 2010 Hellcats (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Nobody Loves Me But My Mother (2010) ... (writer: "Brand New Day")
 2007-2010 20 to 1 (TV Series documentary) (writer - 5 episodes)
- 80's Good, Bad & Ugly (2010) ... (writer: "Money For Nothing")
- Megastars with Megabucks (2010) ... (writer: "Every Little Thing She Does Is Magic" - uncredited)
- Greatest Sports Movies of All Time (2010) ... (writer: "Money For Nothing" - uncredited)
- Sporty, Rich & Sexy (2010) ... (writer: "Money for Nothing" - uncredited)
- Amazing Moments in Music (2007) ... (writer: "Money For Nothing")
 2010 Estradilla: Pate Mustajärvi N.Y.T. (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "Koskipuiston kuu")
 2010 Somewhere (writer: "So Lonely")
 2010 Michel Legrand and Friends (TV Movie) ("What Are You Doing the Rest of Your Life?")
  So You Think You Can Dance (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes, 2010) (writer - 2 episodes, 2005)
- 2 of 6 Voted Off (2010) ... (performer: "Every Little Thing She Does is Magic")
- 1 of 8 Voted Off (2010) ... (performer: "When We Dance")
- Top 4 (2005) ... (writer: "Message in a Bottle")
- Top 8 (2005) ... (writer: "King of Pain")
 2010 This Ain't Glee XXX (Video) (writer: "Don't Cum All Over Me" - uncredited)
 2010 Heartbeats ("Every Breath You Take")
 2010 Getaway (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #19.3 (2010) ... (writer: "So Lonely" - uncredited)
 2010 Hope for Haiti Now: A Global Benefit for Earthquake Relief (TV Movie) (performer: "Driven To Tears") / (writer: "Driven To Tears")
 2010 Live from Studio Five (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.87 (2010) ... (performer: "Do They Know It's Christmas?")
  EastEnders (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes, 1985 - 2010) (performer - 1 episode, 1985)
- Episode dated 14 January 2010 (2010) ... (writer: "Every Breath You Take" - uncredited)
- Episode #1.84 (1985) ... (performer: "Fortress Around Your Heart" - uncredited) / (writer: "Fortress Around Your Heart" - uncredited)
 2010 Numb3rs (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- Scratch (2010) ... (music: "Money for Nothing" - uncredited)
 2009 Miranda (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Teacher (2009) ... (writer: "Money for Nothing")
 2009 Parks and Recreation (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Stakeout (2009) ... (writer: "Every Breath You Take" - uncredited)
 2009 Guitar Hero 5 (Video Game) (writer: "So Lonely")
 2009 Welcome to the 80's (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Charts, Clips und Kommerz (2009) ... (writer: "Money For Nothing")
 2009 Brüno (performer: "Dove of Peace")
 2009 An Englishman in New York (performer: "Englishman in New York" - uncredited)
 2009 Chris Botti in Boston (TV Movie) (writer: "Seven Days", "Shape Of My Heart", "If I Ever Lose My Faith In You")
 2008 Eli Stone (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Happy Birthday, Nate (2008) ... (writer: "Every Breath You Take" - uncredited)
 2008 Guitar Hero World Tour (Video Game) (performer: "Demolition Man (Live)") / (writer: "Demolition Man (Live)")
 2008 Hannah & Pete: Live in Leeds City Centre (TV Mini-Series short) (writer - 1 episode)
- Fields of Gold (2008) ... (writer: "Fields of Gold")
  Por Toda Minha Vida (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2008) (writer - 1 episode, 2008)
- Chacrinha (2008) ... (performer: "We'll Be Together") / (writer: "We'll Be Together")
 2008 Soulería (Video) (writer: "Me recordarás" - as Gordon Sumner)
 2008 Two and a Half Men (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Winky-Dink Time (2008) ... (writer: "Roxanne" - uncredited)
 2008 It Takes Two (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #3.2 (2008) ... (writer: "Message In A Bottle")
 2008 Queridos Amigos (TV Mini-Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.1 (2008) ... (writer: "Every Breath You Take")
 2008 The Choir: Boys Don't Sing (TV Mini-Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Episode #1.3 (2008) ... (writer: "Fields of Gold" - uncredited)
- Episode #1.2 (2008) ... (writer: "Fields of Gold" - uncredited)
 2008 What Just Happened (writer: "Every Breath You Take")
 2007 Atrapats pel cap d'any (TV Movie) (writer: "Every Breath You Take")
 2007 Nip/Tuck (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Joyce and Sharon Monroe (2007) ... (writer: "Can't Stand Losing You")
 2007 The Singing Bee (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.3 (2007) ... (writer: "Every Breath You Take")
 2007 A Promise to the Dead: The Exile Journey of Ariel Dorfman (Documentary) (performer: "They Dance Alone (Cueca Solo)") / (writer: "They Dance Alone (Cueca Solo)")
 2007 A Case for Two (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Tödliche Besessenheit (2007) ... (writer: "Messege In A Bottle")
 2007 Young@Heart (Documentary) (writer: "Every Breath You Take")
  La tele de tu vida (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2007) (writer - 1 episode, 2007)
- Episode #1.9 (2007) ... (performer: "Ellas danzan solas (Cueca Sola)") / (writer: "Ellas danzan solas (Cueca Sola)")
 2006-2007 The Office (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Phyllis' Wedding (2007) ... (writer: "Roxanne", "Message in a Bottle", "Every Breath You Take", "Every Little Thing She Does Is Magic", "Fields of Gold")
- Casino Night (2006) ... (writer: "Don't Stand So Close To Me")
  The Eight (TV Series) (writer - 5 episodes, 2006 - 2007) (performer - 4 episodes, 2006)
- Who Murdered Yoel? (2007) ... (writer: "Every Breath You Take" - uncredited)
- Ha-Ne'elamim (2006) ... (performer: "Fortress Around Your Heart" - uncredited) / (writer: "Fortress Around Your Heart" - uncredited)
- The Nocturnal Robbery (2006) ... (performer: "Spread a Little Happiness" - uncredited)
- The Spies (2006) ... (performer: "Let Your Soul Be Your Pilot" - uncredited) / (writer: "Let Your Soul Be Your Pilot" - uncredited)
- Lamda Klaud (2006) ... (writer: "Every Little Thing She Does is Magic" - uncredited)
 2007 Rock Band (Video Game) (writer: "Next to You", "Roxanne")
  How Music Works (TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode, 2006) (writer - 1 episode, 2006)
- Melody (2006) ... (performer: "We Work the Black Seam") / (writer: "We Work the Black Seam")
 2006 Alles Was Groen (Short) (writer: "I Hung My Head")
 2006 Guitar Hero II (Video Game) (lyrics: "MESSAGE IN A BOTTLE") / (music: "MESSAGE IN A BOTTLE")
  Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2006) (writer - 1 episode, 2006)
- The Long Lead Story (2006) ... (performer: "Come again", "Fields of Gold") / (writer: "Fields of Gold")
 2006 Tony Bennett: Duets - The Making of an American Classic (Video) (performer: "The Boulevard of Broken Dreams")
 2006 Big Love (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- A Barbecue for Betty (2006) ... (writer: "Roxanne")
 2006 SingStar Rocks! (Video Game) (writer: "Every Breath You Take")
 2006 My Name Is Earl (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Y2K (2006) ... (writer: "Money For Nothing")
 2006 Shut Up and Sing (writer: "Consider Me Gone")
 2000-2005 Hinter Gittern - Der Frauenknast (TV Series) (performer - 3 episodes)
- Verschollen (2005) ... (performer: "It's Probably Me" - uncredited)
- Große Schwester, große Sorgen (2004) ... (performer: "Stolen Car")
- Blind vor Liebe (2000) ... (performer: "A Thousand Years")
 2005 Karaoke Revolution Party (Video Game) ("Every Little Thing She Does Is Magic")
 2005 L'anniversaire (performer: "Fragile")
 2005 Bewitched (writer: "Every Little Thing She Does Is Magic" (1976))
 2005 Un vrai bonheur, le film (writer: "Every Breath You Take" - as Gordon Sumner)
 2005 Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room (Documentary) (writer: "Magic")
 2005 Ashura-jô no hitomi (performer: "My Funny Valentine")
 2005 Saturday Night Live: The Best of Jimmy Fallon (Video) (writer: "Desert Rose")
 2005 Racing Stripes (performer: "Taking The Inside Rail") / (writer: "Taking The Inside Rail")
 2005 Independent Lens (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room (2005) ... (writer: "Magic")
 2004 Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason (performer: "We'll Be Together") / (writer: "We'll Be Together" - as Sumner)
 2004 Karaoke Revolution Volume 2 (Video Game) ("Every Breath You Take")
 2004 Bali: Hope in Paradise (Documentary) (performer: "If I ever lose my faith in you") / (writer: "If I ever lose my faith in you")
 2004 Beth - Palau de la Música Catalana (Video) (writer: "Message in a Bottle", "Roxanne", "Every Breath U Take")
 2004 The 76th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) (performer: "You Will Be My Ain True Love") / (writer: "You Will Be My Ain True Love")
 2004 50 First Dates (writer: "Every Breath You Take")
 2004 Tooth (writer: "Money for Nothing" - as Sumner)
 2003 Cold Mountain (arranger: "You Will Be My Ain True Love" (2003)) / (writer: "You Will Be My Ain True Love" (2003))
 2003 50º edición de los premios Ondas (TV Movie) (performer: "Whenever I Say Your name")
 2003 Peep Show (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Mark Makes a Friend (2003) ... ("Russians", uncredited)
 2003 'Weird Al' Yankovic: The Ultimate Video Collection (Video) (writer: "Money for Nothing/Beverly Hillbillies")
 2003 Rugrats Go Wild ("Message in a Bottle")
 2003 Monkey Dust (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #2.6 ... (writer: "Message in a Bottle" - uncredited)
 2003 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Random Acts of Violence (2003) ... (writer: "Roxanne" - uncredited)
  Operación triunfo (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes, 2001 - 2003) (performer - 1 episode, 2001)
- Episode #2.12 (2003) ... (writer: "Every Breath You Take")
- Episode #1.6 (2001) ... (performer: "Fragile") / (writer: "Fragile")
 2002 The Wild Thornberrys Movie (performer: "Don't Walk Away")
 2002 Jeff Buckley: Everybody Here Wants You (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "Roxanne" (live '82))
  Rederiet (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2002) (writer - 1 episode, 2002)
- Panik på alla plan (2002) ... (performer: "Russians" - uncredited) / (writer: "Russians" - uncredited)
 2002 The 74th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) (performer: "Until") / (writer: "Until")
 2001 Kate & Leopold (performer: "Until") / (writer: "Until")
 2001 The Clone (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.1 (2001) ... (performer: "Desert Rose" - uncredited)
 2001 Rush Hour 2 (writer: "I'll Be Missing You" (AKA "Every Breath You Take"))
 2001 Legally Blonde (writer: "Magic")
 2001 Moulin Rouge! (writer: "El Tango de Roxanne (Medley)")
 2001 Ally McBeal (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Cloudy Skies, Chance of Parade (2001) ... (performer: "Every Breath You Take")
  Zwei Männer am Herd (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes, 1999 - 2001) (performer - 3 episodes, 1999 - 2001)
- Der Betriebsausflug (2001) ... (writer: "Every Breath You Take" - uncredited)
- Kalt abserviert (2001) ... (performer: "Englishman In New York" - uncredited) / (writer: "Englishman In New York" - uncredited)
- Betriebsferien (1999) ... (performer: "If I Ever Lose My Faith In You" - uncredited) / (writer: "If I Ever Lose My Faith In You" - uncredited)
- Geld und Liebe (1999) ... (performer: "A Thousand Years" - uncredited)
 2001 The 73rd Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) (performer: "My Funny Friend and Me") / (writer: "My Funny Friend and Me")
 2001 Saturday Night Live: The Best of Molly Shannon (Video short) (writer: "Message in a Bottle" - uncredited)
  The Sopranos (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes, 1999 - 2001) (performer - 2 episodes, 1999 - 2000)
- Mr. Ruggerio's Neighborhood (2001) ... (writer: "Every Breath You Take/Theme from Peter Gunn (Mr. Ruggerio's Remix)" - uncredited)
- Full Leather Jacket (2000) ... (performer: "Fields of Gold" - uncredited) / (writer: "Fields of Gold" - uncredited)
- Pilot (1999) ... (performer: "I'm So Happy I Can't Stop Crying" - uncredited) / (writer: "I'm So Happy I Can't Stop Crying" - uncredited)
 2000 Sting: The Brand New Day Tour - Live from the Universal Amphitheatre (Video documentary) (performer: "A Thousand Years", "If You Love Somebody (Set Them Free)", "After The Rain Has Fallen", "We'll Be Together", "Perfect Love...Gone Wrong", "Seven Days", "Fill Her Up", "Every Little Thing She Does Is Magic", "Ghost Story", "Moon Over Bourbon Street", "Englishman In New York", "Brand New Day", "Tomorrow We'll See", "Desert Rose", "Every Breath You Take", "Lithium Sunset", "Message In A Bottle", "Fragile") / (writer: "A Thousand Years", "If You Love Somebody (Set Them Free)", "After The Rain Has Fallen", "We'll Be Together", "Perfect Love...Gone Wrong", "Seven Days", "Fill Her Up", "Every Little Thing She Does Is Magic", "Ghost Story", "Moon Over Bourbon Street", "Englishman In New York", "Brand New Day", "Tomorrow We'll See", "Desert Rose", "Every Breath You Take", "Lithium Sunset", "Message In A Bottle", "Fragile")
 2000 The Emperor's New Groove (lyrics: "My Funny Friend and Me", "Perfect World / Perfect World Reprise") / (music: "My Funny Friend and Me", "Perfect World / Perfect World Reprise") / (performer: "My Funny Friend and Me") / (producer: "Perfect World / Perfect World Reprise")
 2000 Red Planet (performer: "A Thousand Years") / (writer: "When the World Is Running Down (You Can't Go Wrong)", "A Thousand Years")
 2000 Greenfingers (performer: "Twenty Five To Midnight") / (writer: "Twenty Five To Midnight")
 2000 The Replacements (writer: "Every Breath You Take")
 2000 Dolphins (Documentary short) (performer: "Be Still My Beating Heart", "The Dolphin Song", "Englishman in New York", "Every Breath You Take", "Fields of Gold", "Fill Her Up", "Ghost Story", "Straight To My Heart", "When We Dance") / (writer: "Be Still My Beating Heart", "The Dolphin Song", "Englishman in New York", "Every Breath You Take", "Fields of Gold", "Fill Her Up", "Ghost Story", "Straight To My Heart", "When We Dance")
 2000/I Paranoid (writer: "Roxanne" - as Gordon Sumner)
 2000 Otto - Der Katastrofenfilm (lyrics: "Friesenjung (Englishman in N.Y.)") / (music: "Friesenjung (Englishman in N.Y.)")
 2000 Bossa Nova (performer: "How Insensitive")
 2000 The Legend of Rita (performer: "If You Love Somebody Set Them Free") / (writer: "If You Love Somebody Set Them Free")
 1999 The Thomas Crown Affair (performer: "THE WINDMILLS OF YOUR MIND")
 1999 Pirates of Silicon Valley (TV Movie) (writer: "Synchronicity 1")
 1999 Zärtliche Begierde (TV Movie) (writer: "Roxanne")
 1999 Simply Irresistible (writer: "Every Little Thing (He) Does Is Magic")
 1998 The X Files (performer: "Invisible Sun") / (writer: "Invisible Sun")
 1998 The Mighty (performer: "The Mighty" (1998)) / (writer: "The Mighty" (1998))
 1998 The Object of My Affection (performer: "You Were Meant for Me")
  Derrick (TV Series) (performer - 4 episodes, 1985 - 1990) (writer - 2 episodes, 1985 - 1998)
- Anna Lakowski (1998) ... (writer: "Every Breath You Take" - uncredited)
- Der Einzelgänger (1990) ... (performer: "The ballad of Mack the knife")
- Blaue Rose (1989) ... (performer: "Natural high")
- Das Piräus-Abenteuer (1988) ... (performer: "San Francisco waitress")
- Wer erschoß Asmy? (1985) ... (performer: "Codeword Elvis", "Koan") / (writer: "Codeword Elvis", "Koan")
 1998 The Wedding Singer (writer: "Every Little Thing She Does Is Magic")
 1997 The Weird Al Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Al Gets Robbed (1997) ... (writer: "Money for Nothing/Beverly Hillbillies" - uncredited)
 1997 Conspiracy Theory (writer: "Every Little Thing She Does Is Magic")
 1997 Good Burger ("Roxanne")
 1997 Speed 2: Cruise Control (writer: "Every Breath You Take")
  Freunde fürs Leben (TV Series) (performer - 4 episodes, 1992 - 1997) (writer - 1 episode, 1992)
- Traumfrau (1997) ... (performer: "The Hounds Of Winter" - uncredited)
- Götterdämmerung (1997) ... (performer: "It's Probably Me" - uncredited)
- Todesengel (1995) ... (performer: "Shape Of My Heart" - uncredited)
- Blinde Angst (1992) ... (performer: "Englishman in New York") / (writer: "Englishman in New York")
 1997 MTV Video Music Awards 1997 (TV Special) (performer: "I'll Be Missing You")
 1993-1997 Tohuwabohu (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Tralala 2 bzw. 40 (1997) ... (writer: "De Do Do Do De Da Da Da" - uncredited)
- Folge 12 - Das Schlechteste aus Tohuwabohu (1993) ... (writer: "De Do Do Do, De Da Da Da" - uncredited)
 1996 Sånt är livet (lyrics: "Every Breath You Take") / (music: "Every Breath You Take")
 1996 Blue Rodeo (TV Movie) (writer: "Shape of My Heart")
 1996 The Truth About Cats & Dogs (performer: "The Bed's Too Big Without You") / (producer: "The Bed's Too Big Without You") / (writer: "The Bed's Too Big Without You")
 1996 Ballykissangel (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Fallen Angel (1996) ... (writer: "Message In A Bottle" - uncredited)
  Saturday Night Live (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes, 1991 - 1996) (writer - 1 episode, 1991)
- Elle MacPherson/Sting (1996) ... (performer: "Let Your Soul Be Your Pilot", "You Still Touch Me" - uncredited)
- Sting (1991) ... (performer: "All This Time", "Mad About You", "Purple Haze") / (writer: "All This Time", "Mad About You")
 1996 White Squall (performer: "VALPARISO") / (writer: "VALPARISO")
 1995 Sabrina (performer: "Moonlight") / (producer: "Moonlight")
 1995 Ace Ventura: When Nature Calls (performer: "Spirits in the Material World") / (writer: "Spirits in the Material World")
 1995 Copycat (lyrics: "Murder by Numbers" (1983))
 1995 Leaving Las Vegas (performer: "Angel Eyes", "It's A Lonesome Old Town", "My One and Only Love")
 1994 Friends (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The One Where Underdog Gets Away (1994) ... (writer: "Don't Stand So Close to Me" - uncredited)
 1994 Léon: The Professional (performer: "Shape Of My Heart") / (writer: "Shape Of My Heart")
 1994 Terminal Velocity (performer: "THIS COWBOY SONG") / (writer: "THIS COWBOY SONG")
 1994 Beavis and Butt-Head (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Date Bait (1994) ... (performer: "All for Love")
 1994 Your Personal Best with Elle MacPherson (Video) (writer: "Fields of Gold")
 1993 Peter and the Wolf: A Prokofiev Fantasy (TV Movie) ("Peter and the Wolf", Op. 67)
 1993 The Three Musketeers (performer: "All For Love")
 1993 Demolition Man (performer: "Demolition Man") / (writer: "Demolition Man")
 1993 Three of Hearts (performer: "Shape of My Heart") / (writer: "Shape of My Heart")
 1992 Ringside (Documentary) (writer: "Money For Nothing")
 1992 The Gun in Betty Lou's Handbag (writer: "Every Breath You Take")
 1992 The Panama Deception (Documentary) (performer: "Fragile") / (writer: "Fragile")
 1992 Man Trouble (writer: "EVERY BREATH YOU TAKE")
 1992 Lethal Weapon 3 (lyrics: "It's Probably Me") / (performer: "It's Probably Me")
 1992 Hasta luego cocodrilo (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- El vídeo mató a la estrella de la radio (1992) ... (writer: "De Do Do Do, De Da Da Da")
 1991 Regarding Henry (writer: "WALKING ON THE MOON")
 1991 Desperately Seeking Roger (TV Movie documentary) (performer: "Englishman in New York") / (writer: "Englishman in New York")
 1990 Cool It (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Cool It Special (1990) ... (writer: "Money For Nothing" - uncredited)
 1990 Resident Alien (Documentary) (performer: "Englishman In New York") / (writer: "Englishman In New York")
 1990 Another 48 Hrs. (writer: "ROXANNE")
  Rockopop (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 1990) (writer - 1 episode, 1990)
- Episode dated 10 February 1990 (1990) ... (performer: "Fragile") / (writer: "Fragile")
 1989 UHF (writer: "MONEY FOR NOTHING / BEVERLY HILLBILLIES")
 1988 The Prince's Trust Rock Gala (Documentary) (writer: "Money For Nothing")
 1988 Screenplay (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Starlings (1988) ... (writer: "We'll Be Together" - uncredited)
 1988 Freedomfest: Nelson Mandela's 70th Birthday Celebratation (TV Special documentary) (performer: "If You Love Somebody (Set Them Free)", "They Dance Alone (Cueca Solo)", "Every Breath You Take", "Message In A Bottle") / (writer: "If You Love Somebody (Set Them Free)", "They Dance Alone (Cueca Solo)", "Every Breath You Take", "Message In A Bottle")
 1988 Stars and Bars (performer: "An Englishman in New York") / (writer: "An Englishman in New York")
 1987 Someone to Watch Over Me (arranger: "SOMEONE TO WATCH OVER ME") / (performer: "SOMEONE TO WATCH OVER ME")
 1987 Dudes (writer: "If You Love Somebody, Set Them Free")
 1986 Rock Estrela (writer: "Solange")
 1986 Casualty (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Gas (1986) ... (writer: "Every Little Thing She Does is Magic")
  Miami Vice (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 1986) (writer - 1 episode, 1985)
- Sons and Lovers (1986) ... (performer: "Long Long Way To Go" - uncredited)
- The Maze (1985) ... (writer: "Tea In The Sahara" - uncredited)
 1985 Live Aid (TV Special documentary) (performer: "Message in a Bottle", "Driven to Tears", "In the Air Tonight", "Long, Long Way to Go", "Money for Nothing") / (writer: "Message in a Bottle", "Driven to Tears", "Money for Nothing")
 1984 Bachelor Party (writer: "Rehumanize Yourself")
  Spitting Image (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 1984) (writer - 1 episode, 1984)
- Episode #1.12 (1984) ... (performer: "Every Breath You Take" - uncredited) / (writer: "Every Breath You Take" - uncredited)
 1983 Party Party (performer: "Tutti Frutti", "Need Your Love So Bad")
 1983 Knight Rider (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Return to Cadiz (1983) ... (writer: "Every Breath You Take")
 1983 Risky Business (writer: "Every Breath You Take")
 1982 48 Hrs. (as S. Sting, "ROXANNE")
 1982 St. Elsewhere (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Pilot (1982) ... (writer: "De Do Do Do, De Da Da Da")
 1982 Brimstone & Treacle (performer: "Only You" (uncredited), "Spread a Little Happiness", "Brimstone 2", "Brimstone & Treacle", "Narration", "You know i had the strangest dream")
 1982 Remembrance (writer: "Roxanne")
 1982 The Last American Virgin (writer: "De Do Do Do, De Da Da Da")
 1981 Urgh! A Music War (Documentary) (writer: "Driven to Tears", "Roxanne")
 1979 The Secret Policeman's Ball (TV Movie documentary) (performer: "Roxanne", "Message in a bottle") / (writer: "Roxanne", "Message in a bottle")
 1979 Radio On (performer: "Three Steps To Heaven" - uncredited)
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