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Melissa Etheridge (I)


Melissa Etheridge was born on May 29, 1961 in Leavenworth, Kansas, USA as Melissa Lou Etheridge. See full bio »

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Won 1 Oscar. Another 3 wins & 3 nominations. See more awards »

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  After Lately (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode, 2013) (music - 1 episode, 2013) (performer - 1 episode, 2013)
- All Dogs Go to Heather (2013) ... (lyrics: "Come to My Window" - uncredited) / (music: "Come to My Window" - uncredited) / (performer: "Come to My Window" - uncredited)
 2012 Chelsea Lately (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #6.141 (2012) ... (performer: "Kum Ba Yah" - uncredited)
 2011 Glee (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- I Kissed a Girl (2011) ... (writer: "I'm the Only One" - uncredited)
  Parks and Recreation (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2011) (writer - 1 episode, 2011)
- The Fight (2011) ... (performer: "Come to My Window") / (writer: "Come to My Window")
 2005-2010 So You Think You Can Dance (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes)
- Top Four Perform (2010) ... (performer: "Fearless Love")
- Top 6 (2005) ... (performer: "Brave and Crazy")
  The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2010) (writer - 1 episode, 2010)
- Episode #18.39 (2010) ... (performer: "Fearless Love") / (writer: "Fearless Love")
 2007 Cold Case (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Offender (2007) ... (performer: "Precious Pain")
 2007 The 79th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) (performer: "I Need to Wake Up") / (writer: "I Need to Wake Up")
 2006 Brother Bear 2 (Video) (performer: "Welcome To This Day", "Feels Like Home", "It Will Be Me", "Welcome To This Day (Reprise)") / (writer: "Welcome To This Day", "It Will Be Me", "Welcome To This Day (Reprise)")
 2006 CMT Greatest Moments: Dolly Parton (TV Movie documentary) (performer: "Jolene")
 2006 An Inconvenient Truth (Documentary) (performer: "I Need to Wake Up") / (producer: "I Need to Wake Up") / (writer: "I Need to Wake Up")
 2005 The 47th Annual Grammy Awards (TV Special) (performer: "Piece of My Heart")
 2002-2004 Hinter Gittern - Der Frauenknast (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes)
- Baby Blues (2004) ... (performer: "The Boy Feels Strange")
- Miss Reutlitz (2002) ... (performer: "Like The Way I Do")
  CMT Crossroads (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2003) (writer - 1 episode, 2003)
- Melissa Etheridge & Dolly Parton (2003) ... (performer: "Bring Me Some Water", "Come To My Window", "I Want To Be In Love", "All Shook Up", "I Will Always Love You", "You Can Sleep While I Drive", "It's All Wrong, But It's All Right", "I Walk The Line", "Jolene", "Coat of Many Colors", "9 to 5") / (writer: "Bring Me Some Water", "Come To My Window", "I Want To Be In Love", "You Can Sleep While I Drive")
 2003 The Oprah Winfrey Show (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 4 November 2003 (2003) ... (performer: "I Will Always Love You")
 2001 Last Party 2000 (Documentary) (performer: "Truth of the Heart" - uncredited) / (writer: "Truth of the Heart" - uncredited)
  Night Visions (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2001) (writer - 1 episode, 2001)
- If a Tree Falls... (2001) ... (performer: "Into the Dark") / (writer: "Into the Dark")
 1999 Charmed (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- P3 H2O (1999) ... (performer: "Angels would fall" - uncredited)
 1997 The Devil's Own (performer: "This War Is Over") / (writer: "This War Is Over")
 1996 Mystery Science Theater 3000 (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Incredible Melting Man (1996) ... (writer: "Come to My Window")
 1995 Money Train (performer: "Dance Without Sleeping") / (writer: "Dance Without Sleeping")
 1995 Boys on the Side (performer: "I Take You With Me") / (writer: "I Take You With Me")
 1994 Teresa's Tattoo (performer: "2001", "I Really Must Be Going", "All American Girl", "Do It For The Rush") / (writer: "2001", "I Really Must Be Going", "All American Girl", "Do It For The Rush", "Save Myself")
 1991 Where the Day Takes You (performer: "PRECIOUS PAIN", "OCCASIONALLY", "ROYAL STATION 4/16", "YOU CAN SLEEP WHILE I DRIVE", "TESTIFY") / (producer: "PRECIOUS PAIN", "OCCASIONALLY", "ROYAL STATION 4/16", "YOU CAN SLEEP WHILE I DRIVE", "TESTIFY") / (writer: "PRECIOUS PAIN", "OCCASIONALLY", "ROYAL STATION 4/16", "YOU CAN SLEEP WHILE I DRIVE", "TESTIFY")
 1990 Welcome Home, Roxy Carmichael (performer: "Don't Look At Me", "In Roxy's Eyes (I Will Never Be The Same)") / (writer: "Don't Look At Me", "In Roxy's Eyes (I Will Never Be The Same)")
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Show Show Self (122 credits)
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Other Works:

Released album "Melissa Etheridge" in 1988 See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Print Biographies | 4 Interviews | 3 Articles | 2 Pictorials | 25 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »


Height:

5' 3" (1.6 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

This is the only naked man that will ever be in my bedroom. [Backstage speaking to the media at The 79th Annual Academy Awards (2007) on her win for Best Song, "I Need to Wake Up" for the documentary An Inconvenient Truth (2006)] [25 February 2007]. See more »

Trivia:

Made headlines when she gave a noteworthy performance at the 2005 Grammy Awards for the first time since being diagnosed with cancer; showing up bald from her chemotherapy treatments. See more »

Nickname:

Missy Lou See more »

Star Sign:

Gemini

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