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Lionel Richie was born on June 20, 1949 in Tuskegee, Alabama, USA as Lionel Brockman Richie Jr. He was previously married to Diana Alexander Richie and Brenda Harvey-Richie. See full bio »
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 2014 Chelsea Lately (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #8.101 (2014) ... (writer: "We Are the World" - uncredited)
 2014 Ochéntame... otra vez (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- El mundo que nos conmovió (2014) ... (writer: "We Are the World")
 2014 Blended (writer: "Endless Love")
 2014 Red River Bible & Prophecy Conference (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Rise of Global Religion (2014) ... (writer: "We Are the World" - uncredited)
 2013 Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues (writer: "Lady")
  South Park (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2013) (writer - 1 episode, 2013)
- Taming Strange (2013) ... (performer: "All Night Long") / (writer: "All Night Long")
  The Block (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes, 2011 - 2013) (performer - 1 episode, 2013)
- The Block Auction (2013) ... (performer: "Endless Love" - uncredited) / (writer: "Endless Love" - uncredited)
- Elimination: Night 1 (2011) ... (writer: "I Like It" - uncredited)
 2013 The Hot Flashes (writer: "Brick House")
 2013 One Night Stand (TV Series short) (1 episode)
- Relapse (2013) ... ("Stuck on You", uncredited)
 2013 The Great Gatsby (writer: "Still")
  EastEnders (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes, 2010 - 2013) (writer - 2 episodes, 2010 - 2013)
- Episode dated 12 April 2013 (2013) ... (performer: "All Night Long (All Night)" - uncredited) / (writer: "All Night Long (All Night)" - uncredited)
- Episode dated 8 February 2010 (2010) ... (performer: "All Night Long (All Night)" - uncredited) / (writer: "All Night Long (All Night)" - uncredited)
  Revolution (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2013) (writer - 1 episode, 2013)
- The Song Remains the Same (2013) ... (performer: "All Night Long (All Night)" - uncredited) / (writer: "All Night Long (All Night)" - uncredited)
  The Simpsons (TV Series) (2 episodes, 2007 - 2012) (writer - 2 episodes, 1998 - 2013)
- Love Is a Many Splintered Thing (2013) ... (writer: "Lady")
- Moe Goes from Rags to Riches (2012) ... ("All Night Long", uncredited)
- He Loves to Fly and He D'ohs (2007) ... ("Say You, Say Me", uncredited)
- Dumbbell Indemnity (1998) ... (writer: "Brick House" - uncredited)
 2013 In a World... (writer: "Easy")
 2013 Twenty Feet from Stardom (Documentary) (writer: "We Are the World" - uncredited)
  The X Factor (TV Series) (writer - 4 episodes, 2007 - 2012) (performer - 3 episodes, 2007 - 2008)
- Live Show 8 (2012) ... (writer: "Dancing on the Ceiling" - uncredited)
- Episode #5.4 (2008) ... (performer: "Endless Love" - uncredited) / (writer: "Endless Love" - uncredited)
- Episode #5.3 (2008) ... (performer: "Dancing on the Ceiling" - uncredited) / (writer: "Dancing on the Ceiling" - uncredited)
- Auditions 4 (2007) ... (performer: "Dancing on the Ceiling" - uncredited) / (writer: "Dancing on the Ceiling" - uncredited)
  The Footy Show (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2012) (writer - 1 episode, 2012)
- The Grand Final Footy Show 2012 (2012) ... (performer: "Dancing on the Ceiling" - uncredited) / (writer: "Dancing on the Ceiling" - uncredited)
 2012 End of Watch (writer: "Hey Ma")
  The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (TV Series) (writer - 5 episodes, 2010 - 2012) (performer - 1 episode, 2012)
- Episode #20.199 (2012) ... (writer: "All Night Long (All Night)" - uncredited)
- Episode #20.178 (2012) ... (performer: "Easy") / (writer: "Easy")
- Episode #19.91 (2011) ... (writer: "All Night Long (All Night)" - uncredited)
- Episode #19.2 (2010) ... (writer: "I Like It" - uncredited)
- Episode #18.79 (2010) ... (writer: "I Like It")
 2012 Take Me Out (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.6 (2012) ... (writer: "Brick House")
 2012 Duets (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Classic Duets (2012) ... (writer: "Endless Love")
 2012 Brazil Avenue (TV Series) (performer: "Endless Love") / (writer: "Endless Love")
  Champs-Elysées (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2012) (writer - 1 episode, 2012)
- Episode dated 10 March 2012 (2012) ... (performer: "All Night Long") / (writer: "All Night Long")
  Parks and Recreation (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes, 2011) (performer - 1 episode, 2011)
- Meet 'n' Greet (2011) ... (writer: "Brick House")
- Ron & Tammy: Part Two (2011) ... (performer: "Dancing on the Ceiling" - uncredited) / (writer: "Dancing on the Ceiling" - uncredited)
 2011 Dance Central 2 (Video Game) (writer: "I Like It")
 2005-2011 Dancing with the Stars (TV Series) (writer - 5 episodes)
- Round Five (2011) ... ("Hello") / (writer: "Hello")
- Round Six (2009) ... (writer: "Three Times a Lady" - uncredited)
- Round Three (2009) ... (writer: "Endless Love" - uncredited)
- Round Two (2005) ... ("Endless Love") / (writer: "Endless Love")
- Round One (2005) ... ("Three Times a Lady") / (writer: "Three Times a Lady")
  Community (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2011) (writer - 1 episode, 2011)
- Geography of Global Conflict (2011) ... (performer: "Hello") / (writer: "Hello")
 2011 What's Your Number? (writer: "Three Times a Lady")
 2011 Zookeeper (writer: "Easy")
 2010-2011 Dancing with the Stars (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- 2011 Semi-Final (2011) ... (writer: "I Like It" - uncredited)
- Episode #10.8 (2010) ... (writer: "I Like It" - uncredited)
 2011 Super 8 (writer: "Easy")
 2011 Glee Encore (Video) (writer: "Hello")
  American Idol (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes, 2009 - 2011) (writer - 2 episodes, 2009 - 2011) (lyrics - 1 episode, 2007)
- 11 Finalists Compete (2011) ... (performer: "Hello") / (writer: "Hello")
- Finale (2009) ... (performer: "Just Go", "All Night Long (All Night)") / (writer: "Hello", "Just Go", "All Night Long (All Night)")
- Auditions: New York (2007) ... (lyrics: "All Night Long")
 2011 Rio (courtesy: "Say You, Say Me") / (performer: "Say You, Say Me") / (writer: "Say You, Say Me")
 2011 Kenny Rogers: The First 50 Years (TV Movie) (performer: "Through The Years", "Lady")
  Who Do You Think You Are? (TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode, 2011) (writer - 1 episode, 2011)
- Lionel Richie (2011) ... (performer: "Easy") / (writer: "Easy")
 2011 CMT: 40 Greatest Love Songs (TV Movie) (writer: "Lady")
 2011 Late Night with Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #3.10 (2011) ... (writer: "Running with the Night" - uncredited)
 2011 Sing Your Song (Documentary) (writer: "We Are the World')
  Formula 1: BBC Sport (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2010) (writer - 1 episode, 2010)
- The Singapore Grand Prix: Qualifying (2010) ... (performer: "All Night Long (All Night)" - uncredited) / (writer: "All Night Long (All Night)" - uncredited)
 2010 20 to 1 (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- 80's Good, Bad & Ugly (2010) ... (writer: "We Are The World")
 2010 Shrek Forever After (performer: "Hello") / (writer: "Hello")
 2009-2010 Glee (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Hell-O (2010) ... (writer: "Hello" - uncredited)
- Ballad (2009) ... (writer: "Endless Love" - uncredited)
 2010 The Cleveland Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Gone with the Wind (2010) ... (writer: "Endless Love" - uncredited)
  Saturday Night Live (TV Series) (writer - 4 episodes, 1981 - 2010) (performer - 1 episode, 2006)
- Jennifer Lopez (2010) ... (writer: "We Are the World" - uncredited)
- Justin Timberlake (2006) ... (performer: "Hello" - uncredited) / (writer: "Hello" - uncredited)
- Anthony Edwards/Foo Fighters (1995) ... (writer: "Endless Love")
- Susan Saint James/The Kinks (1981) ... (writer: "Three Times a Lady")
 2010 Todd's Pop Song Reviews (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- We Are the World 25 (2010) ... (writer: "We Are The World 25", "We Are the World")
  Dancing on Ice (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes, 2010) (performer - 1 episode, 2010)
- Episode #5.12 (2010) ... (performer: "Endless Love") / (writer: "Endless Love")
- Episode #5.8 (2010) ... (writer: "Easy")
 2010 Celebrity Big Brother (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #7.29 (2010) ... (performer: "Hello")
 2009 Couples Retreat (writer: "STUCK ON YOU")
 2009 Michael Jackson Memorial (TV Movie documentary) (performer: "Jesus is Love", "We Are The World")
 2009 Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen (writer: "Brick House")
 2009 Duplicity (writer: "Brick House")
 2009 Pushing Daisies (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Window Dressed to Kill (2009) ... (writer: "Hello")
 2009 Yu-Gi-Oh! The Abridged Series (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Dork Side of the Moon (2009) ... (writer: "Dancing On The Ceiling" - uncredited)
 2008 Witnessing Headlines (Documentary) (writer: "We are the world")
  Banda sonora (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2008) (writer - 1 episode, 2008)
- Episode #4.2 (2008) ... (performer: "Stuck On You") / (writer: "Stuck On You")
 2008 Tropic Thunder (writer: "Brick House" (1977))
 2008 Baby Mama (performer: "Endless Love") / (writer: "Endless Love")
 2007 Are We Done Yet? (performer: "Hello") / (writer: "Hello")
 2007 Karaoke Revolution Presents: American Idol (Video Game) ("Easy")
 2006 Ramsay's Kitchen Nightmares (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Morgan's (2006) ... (writer: "Easy Like Sunday Morning" - uncredited)
 2006 Happy Feet (writer: "Hello")
  The Simple Life (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2006) (writer - 1 episode, 2006)
- Beggs Family (2006) ... (performer: "Hello") / (writer: "Hello")
 2006 Scary Movie 4 (writer: "Hello")
 2006 Phat Girlz (writer: "Brick House")
 2006 Scrubs (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- My Chopped Liver (2006) ... (writer: "Brick House" - uncredited)
 2006 Everybody Hates Chris (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Everybody Hates a Part Time Job (2006) ... (performer: "All Night Long")
 2005 The King of Queens (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- G'Night Stalker (2005) ... (writer: "Endless Love" - uncredited)
 2005 Karaoke Revolution Party (Video Game) ("Brick House", "Endless Love")
 2005 Roll Bounce (writer: "Easy")
 2005 The 40-Year-Old Virgin (performer: "Hello" (1984)) / (writer: "Hello" (1984))
 2005 Rebound (writer: "Brick House")
 2005 Herbie Fully Loaded (performer: "Hello" - as Lionel Ritchie) / (writer: "Hello" - as Lionel Ritchie)
 2005 Casanova (TV Movie) (performer: "Just For You") / (writer: "Just For You")
 2005 Rail Kings (Video) (performer: "All Night Long" - as Lionel Ritchie)
 2005 Saturday Night Live: The Best of Commercial Parodies (TV Movie) (writer: "Three Times a Lady" - uncredited)
 2004 Saturday Night Live: The Best of Christopher Walken (TV Movie) (writer: "Lady" - uncredited)
 2004 Malcolm in the Middle (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Victor's Other Family (2004) ... (writer: "Brick House")
 2004 Garden State (writer: "Three Times a Lady" (1978))
  Super Secret Movie Rules (TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode, 2004) (writer - 1 episode, 2004)
- Slashers (2004) ... (performer: "Dancing on the Ceiling") / (writer: "Dancing on the Ceiling")
 2003 Honey (writer: "Into You")
 2003 Dr. Seuss' The Cat in the Hat (writer: "Easy")
 2003 Juhamatti - Hitit (Video) (writer: "Hurmaava neinen (Thee Times A Lady)")
 2003 I Love the '80s Strikes Back (TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode)
- 1983 (2003) ... (performer: "All Night Long (All Night)")
 2003 Plötzlich wieder 16 (TV Movie) (performer: "Hello") / (writer: "Hello")
 2003 House of 1000 Corpses (writer: "Brick House" - as Lionel B. Richie)
 2003 Cradle 2 the Grave (writer: "Won't Be Coming Back")
 2003 Freak Out (writer: "Easy")
 2002 I Love the '80s (TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode)
- 1984 (2002) ... (performer: "Hello")
 2002 Less Than Perfect (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Pole (2002) ... (writer: "Brick House" - as Lionel B. Richie)
 2002 Grand Theft Auto: Vice City (Video Game) (performer: "Running With The Night") / (writer: "Running With The Night")
 2002 Scooby-Doo (writer: "Lil' Romeo's B House")
 2002 Undercover Brother (writer: "Brick House")
 2002 Ali G Indahouse ("THREE TIMES A LADY")
 2002 Biggie and Tupac (Documentary) (writer: "Miss U")
 2001 Dr. Dolittle 2 (performer: "Truly") / (writer: "Truly")
 2001 Monkeybone (writer: "Brick House")
 2001 Down to Earth ("Thug Music Play On")
 2000 Running Mates (TV Movie) (writer: "All Night Long")
 2000 Gone in Sixty Seconds (writer: "Brick House")
 2000 Ready to Rumble (writer: "Brick House")
 2000 What Planet Are You From? (performer: "All Night Long (All Night)") / (writer: "All Night Long (All Night)")
 1999 Muppets from Space (writer: "Brick House")
 1999 Election (writer: "Three Times a Lady")
 1998 Saturday Night Live: The Best of Eddie Murphy (Video documentary) (writer: "Three Times a Lady" - uncredited)
 1998 Home Fries (writer: "Brick House")
 1998 Torre de Babel (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Episode #1.23 (1998) ... ("Lady", uncredited)
 1998 Buffy the Vampire Slayer (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Go Fish (1998) ... (performer: "Three Times a Lady")
 1998 The School of Flesh (performer: "Say You, Say Me")
 1992-1998 Mystery Science Theater 3000 (TV Series) (writer - 5 episodes)
- The Projected Man (1998) ... (writer: "Brick House" - uncredited)
- Night of the Blood Beast (1996) ... (writer: "Three Times a Lady" - uncredited)
- Warrior of the Lost World (1993) ... (writer: "We Are the World" - uncredited)
- Tormented (1992) ... (writer: "Three Times a Lady" - uncredited)
- The Magic Sword (1992) ... (writer: "Brick House")
 1998 The Wedding Singer (performer: "All Night Long (All Night)") / (writer: "All Night Long (All Night)")
 1997 Seinfeld (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- The Voice (1997) ... (performer: "Hello" - uncredited)
 1997 The Fifth Element (writer: "All Night Long")
 1996 My Fellow Americans (writer: "Brick House")
 1996 Swingers (writer: "Brick House" - as L. Richie)
 1996 Happy Gilmore (performer: "Endless Love" - as Lionel Ritchie) / (writer: "Endless Love" - as Lionel Ritchie)
 1995 To Wong Foo Thanks for Everything, Julie Newmar (writer: "Brick House")
 1995 Soul Train (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #24.25 (1995) ... (writer: "Oh Yeah", "Hey Alright")
 1995 Houseguest (writer: "Brick House")
 1994 Trevor (Short) (performer: "Endless Love") / (writer: "Endless Love")
 1993 Super Bowl XXVII Halftime Show (TV Movie) (writer: "We Are the World" - uncredited)
 1992 The Ben Stiller Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- On Melrose Avenue (1992) ... (writer: "Stuck on You" - uncredited)
 1992 Bitter Moon (writer: "Hello")
 1992 Hard Boiled (writer: "Hello")
 1992 Yakapin mo akong muli (writer: Endless Love)
 1990 Tohuwabohu (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Best of Last Songs ... (writer: "We Are the World" - uncredited)
 1987-1989 The Adventures of Dr. Bayer (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes)
- Alles wegen Dackel Anton (1989) ... (performer: "Hello" or "My Destiny" - uncredited)
- Arco in Gefahr (1987) ... (performer: "All Night Long (All Night)" - uncredited)
 1989 Sea of Love (writer: "Three Times a Lady" - uncredited)
  Beppie (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes, 1989) (writer - 2 episodes, 1989)
- De minnaar van Beppie (1989) ... (performer: "Three Times a Lady") / (writer: "Three Times a Lady")
- Jaloezie (1989) ... (performer: "Hello") / (writer: "Hello")
 1989 Moonlighting (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- Those Lips, Those Lies (1989) ... (music: "Lady" - uncredited)
 1988 Moonwalker (writer: "We Are the World")
 1988 Afuang (performer: "Hello")
 1987 Designing Women (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Anthony Jr. (1987) ... ("Endless Love")
 1987 Heaven (Documentary) (performer: "Endless Love") / (writer: "Endless Love")
 1987 DTV 'Doggone' Valentine (TV Movie) (writer: "Lady")
 1986 One More Saturday Night (writer: "Brick House")
 1986 Huwag mo kaming isumpa (performer: "Stuck on You")
 1986 The 58th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) (performer: "Say You, Say Me") / (writer: "Miss Celie's Blues (Sister)", "Say You, Say Me")
 1986 DTV Valentine (TV Movie) (performer: "Hello") / (writer: "Hello")
 1985 The Color Purple (lyrics: "Miss Celie's Blues (Sister)")
 1985 White Nights (performer: "Say You, Say Me") / (writer: "Say You, Say Me")
 1985 I Have Three Hands (writer: "Maid in the Philippines")
 1985 Live Aid (TV Special documentary) (writer: "We are the World")
  Fame (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes, 1984 - 1985) (lyrics - 1 episode, 1984) (music - 1 episode, 1984)
- Reflections (1985) ... (writer: "Hello")
- A Friend in Need (1984) ... (lyrics: "Running With The Night") / (music: "Running With The Night")
- Fame Looks at Music '83 (1984) ... (writer: "All Night Long", "You Are The Sun, You Are The Rain" - uncredited)
 1985 The Sure Thing (performer: "Penny Lover") / (writer: "Penny Lover")
 1984 Miami Vice (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Brother's Keeper (1984) ... (writer: "All Night Long (All Night)" - uncredited)
  Kidd Video (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 1984) (writer - 1 episode, 1984)
- To Beat the Band (1984) ... (performer: "All Night Long (All Night)", "Running with the Night") / (writer: "All Night Long (All Night)", "Running with the Night")
 1982 The 54th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special documentary) (performer: "Endless Love") / (writer: "Endless Love")
 1981 Only Fools and Horses.... (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Christmas Crackers (1981) ... (writer: "Three Times A Lady")
 1981 Endless Love (performer: "Endless Love", "Dreaming Of You") / (producer: "Endless Love", "Dreaming Of You") / (writer: "Endless Love", "Dreaming Of You")
 1980 Plato's: The Movie (writer: "Brick House" - uncredited)
 1977-1978 Top of the Pops (TV Series) (writer - 5 episodes)
- Episode dated 25 December 1978 (1978) ... (writer: "Three Times a Lady")
- Episode dated 14 September 1978 (1978) ... (writer: "Three Times a Lady")
- Episode dated 31 August 1978 (1978) ... (writer: "Three Times a Lady")
- Episode dated 17 August 1978 (1978) ... (writer: "Three Times a Lady")
- Episode dated 14 July 1977 (1977) ... (writer: "Easy")
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Other Works:

CD: "Lionel Richie: The Definitive Collection", 2003 (Motown/PGO) See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Biographical Movie | 1 Portrayal | 2 Interviews | 2 Articles | 2 Pictorials | See more »

Alternate Names:

The Commodores | Lionel Ritchie | Raioneru Ritchî

Height:

5' 11" (1.8 m)
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Personal Quote:

In America, you're only as hot as your last record. In Canada, when they pass it down from generation to generation, you're part of the fabric of the country, and that's the beauty of it. See more »

Trivia:

Performed at benefit dinner for Global Business Council on HIV/AIDS in front of former President Bill Clinton and UN Secy General Kofi Annan, 12 June 2002. See more »

Star Sign:

Gemini

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