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At age one, Tori and her family moved to Baltimore, where she spent much of her childhood. She started playing piano at a very early age (2 1/2). At the age of five, she was accepted to the Peabody Conservatory of Music (Arts school); she was the youngest person to be accepted to the school. However, she soon discovered that there were conflicts ... See full bio »
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  So You Think You Can Dance (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2011) (writer - 1 episode, 2011)
- Top 10 Perform (2011) ... (performer: "Precious Things") / (writer: "Precious Things")
  Late Show with David Letterman (TV Series) (performer - 3 episodes, 2001 - 2009) (writer - 2 episodes, 2005 - 2009)
- Episode #17.56 (2009) ... (performer: "Pink and Glitter" - uncredited) / (writer: "Pink and Glitter" - uncredited)
- Episode #12.102 (2005) ... (performer: "Sleeps with Butterflies" - uncredited) / (writer: "Sleeps with Butterflies" - uncredited)
- Episode #9.16 (2001) ... (performer: "Time" - uncredited)
 2009 Into the Blue 2: The Reef (Video) (performer: "Blue Skies")
 2007 Kurt Cobain: The Last 48 Hours of (TV Movie documentary) (performer: "Smells Like Teen Spirit" - uncredited)
 2006 New York Waiting ("Gold Dust") / (performer: "Gold Dust")
 2006 Snow Cake (performer: "Northern Lad") / (writer: "Northern Lad" - as M. Ellen Amos (Tori Amos)
 2005 Bones (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- The Man in the Fallout Shelter (2005) ... (performer: "Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas" - uncredited)
 2005 Cover Art (TV Series short) (performer - 1 episode)
- Tori Amos: Operator (2005) ... (performer: "Operator")
 2003 Mona Lisa Smile (performer: "Murder He Says", "You Belong to Me")
 2003 Australian Idol (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Group 3 Performance Show (2003) ... (writer: "Winter")
 2003 Birds of Prey (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Devil's Eyes (2003) ... (performer: "A Sorta Fairytale")
 2002 The West Wing (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes)
- 20 Hours in America: Part II (2002) ... (performer: "I Don't Like Mondays" - uncredited)
- 20 Hours in America: Part I (2002) ... (performer: "I Don't Like Mondays" - uncredited)
 2002 Military Diaries (TV Series) ("1000 Oceans")
 2002 Oz (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Variety (2002) ... ("Leather")
 2002 Daria in 'Is It College Yet?' (TV Movie) (performer: "Strange Little Girl")
 2001 Roswell (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Samuel Rising (2001) ... (performer: "Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas")
 2001 Crème glacée, chocolat et autres consolations (writer: "Hey Jupiter")
 2001 5 Girls (Documentary) (writer: "Winter")
 2000 Attraction (performer: "Leather") / (writer: "Leather")
 2000 Here on Earth (performer: "1,000 Oceans") / (writer: "1,000 Oceans")
 2000 Charmed (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Awakened (2000) ... (performer: "Lust" - uncredited)
 1998 Tori Amos Live from NY (Video documentary) (performer: "Beauty Queen / Horses", "Leather", "Blood Roses", "Little Amsterdam", "Cornflake Girl", "The Waitress", "Little Earthquakes", "Upside Down", "Winter", "Precious Things", "Caught a Lite Sneeze", "Talula", "Me and a Gun", "Marianne", "Silent All These Years", "Muhammed My Friend", "Pretty Good Year") / (writer: "Beauty Queen / Horses", "Leather", "Blood Roses", "Little Amsterdam", "Cornflake Girl", "The Waitress", "Little Earthquakes", "Upside Down", "Winter", "Precious Things", "Caught a Lite Sneeze", "Talula", "Me and a Gun", "Marianne", "Silent All These Years", "Muhammed My Friend", "Pretty Good Year")
 1998 Tori Amos: The Complete Videos 1991-1998 (Video) (performer: "Silent All These Years", "Cornflake Girl", "Past the Mission", "China", "Raspberry Swirl", "Hey Jupiter", "Spark", "Caught a Lite Sneeze", "Winter", "Talula", "God", "Crucify", "Jackie's Strength", "Pretty Good Year") / (writer: "Silent All These Years", "Cornflake Girl", "Past the Mission", "China", "Raspberry Swirl", "Hey Jupiter", "Spark", "Caught a Lite Sneeze", "Winter", "Talula", "God", "Crucify", "Jackie's Strength", "Pretty Good Year")
 1998 Dawson's Creek (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Tamara's Return (1998) ... ("Northern Lad")
  The Roseanne Show (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 1998) (writer - 1 episode, 1998)
- Episode #1.14 (1998) ... (performer: "Jackie's Strength" - uncredited) / (writer: "Jackie's Strength" - uncredited)
 1998 Great Expectations (performer: "Siren") / (producer: "Siren") / (writer: "Siren")
 1997 Bad Manners (performer: "Putting the Damage On") / (writer: "Putting the Damage On")
  Beavis and Butt-Head (TV Series) (performer - 3 episodes, 1994 - 1997) (writer - 1 episode, 1994)
- Inventors (1997) ... (performer: "God")
- Walkathon (1994) ... (performer: "God")
- Most Wanted (1994) ... (performer: "Crucify") / (writer: "Crucify")
 1997 Party of Five (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Life's Too Short (1997) ... (performer: "Blue Skies" - uncredited)
 1996 Escape from L.A. (performer: "Professional Widow") / (writer: "Professional Widow")
 1996 Twister (performer: "Talula (BT's Tornado Mix)") / (writer: "Talula (BT's Tornado Mix)")
  Die Harald Schmidt Show (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 1996) (writer - 1 episode, 1996)
- Show #76 - Brautentführung im Studio (1996) ... (performer: "Cornflake Girl") / (writer: "Cornflake Girl")
 1996 Saturday Night Live (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Alec Baldwin/Tori Amos (1996) ... (performer: "Caught A Lite Sneeze", "Hey Jupiter" - uncredited)
 1996 Top of the Pops (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 11 January 1996 (1996) ... (performer: "Caught a Lite Sneeze")
 1995 Virtuosity ("Party Man")
 1995 Encomium: A Tribute to Led Zeppelin (Video documentary) (performer: "Down by the Seaside")
 1995 Homicide: Life on the Street (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Law & Disorder (1995) ... ("Crucify", uncredited)
 1995 Higher Learning (performer: "LOSING MY RELIGION", "BUTTERFLY") / (writer: "BUTTERFLY")
 1992 Toys (performer: "THE HAPPY WORKER")
 1990 China O'Brien (performer: "Distant Storm")
 1988 The Party (Video) (writer: "Nothing Like a Man")
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Show Show Music department (1 credit)
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Show Show Self (78 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (3 credits)

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Other Works:

Album: "Boys For Pele" See more »

Publicity Listings:

3 Print Biographies | 10 Interviews | 6 Articles | 4 Pictorials | 7 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Ellen Amos


5' 2" (1.57 m)

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Personal Quote:

God is, "Hey buddy, I think you need a babe. Sit down. And I just happen to be around." The whole concept of God that our institutions have taught us, whatever it is, it's not just Christianity but the whole rigmarole, to me isn't what it truly is. See more »


Ranked #77 on VH1's 100 Sexiest Artists. See more »


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