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Stig Anderson (1931–1997)

Stig Anderson was born on January 25, 1931 in Hova, Västra Götalands län, Sweden as Stig Erik Leopold Andersson. He died on September 12, 1997 in Stockholm, Stockholms län, Sweden. See full bio »

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 2014 K.K.M.J. (Short) (writer: "S.O.S.") (announced)
 2014 Strictly Come Dancing (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Week 3: Movie Special (2014) ... (writer: "Mamma Mia" - uncredited)
  The Voice Israel (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode, 2014) (music - 1 episode, 2014)
- Episode #3.12 (2014) ... (lyrics: "Dancing Queen") / (music: "Dancing Queen")
 2013 Remember Sunday (TV Movie) (writer: "Dancing Queen" - uncredited)
 2013 ABBA: Bang a Boomerang (Documentary) (writer: "Bang-A-Boomerang", "Waterloo", "I Do I Do I Do I Do I Do", "Mamma Mia", "Dancing Queen", "Fernando", "Hasta Manana", "Knowing Me, Knowing You", "Gimme! Gimme! Gimme! (A Man After Midnight)")
 2005-2012 The X Factor (TV Series) (writer - 4 episodes)
- Live Show 8 (2012) ... (writer: "Mamma Mia", "SOS", "Fernando" - uncredited)
- Episode #5.4 (2008) ... (writer: "S.O.S." - uncredited)
- Auditions 6 (2007) ... (writer: "Dancing Queen")
- Live Show 1 (2005) ... (writer: "SOS")
 2012 Tu cara me suena (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #2.1 (2012) ... (writer: "Mamma Mia", "Waterloo")
 2012 Big Brother's Bit on the Side (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 29 June 2012 (2012) ... (writer: "Mamma Mia" - uncredited)
 2010-2012 No me la puc treure del cap (TV Series) (writer - 4 episodes)
- Televisió i publicitat (2012) ... (writer: "Waterloo")
- Bon rotllo (2012) ... (writer: "Dancing Queen")
- El mig amic (2011) ... (writer: "Mamma Mia")
- El cant del Barça (2010) ... (writer: "Waterloo")
 2012 Mulheres Ricas (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.10 (2012) ... (writer: "Dancing Queen" - uncredited)
 2012 The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #20.90 (2012) ... (writer: "Mamma Mia" - uncredited)
 2011 Top Gear (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #17.3 (2011) ... (writer: "Dancing Queen" - uncredited)
 2011 Glee (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Prom Queen (2011) ... (writer: "Dancing Queen" - uncredited)
 2011 Österreich wählt (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Österreich wählt den besten Song-Contest-Hit (2011) ... (writer: "Waterloo")
 2011 Total Wipeout (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #4.1 (2011) ... (writer: "The Winner Takes It All" - uncredited)
 2010 Community (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Epidemiology (2010) ... (writer: "Waterloo", "S.O.S.", "Dancing Queen", "Mamma Mia", "Fernando" - uncredited)
 2010 Getaway (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Greek Islands: Part 1 (2010) ... (writer: "Mamma Mia", "Dancing Queen", "Ring Ring", "Waterloo", "Knowing Me Knowing You" - uncredited)
 2010 Formula 1: BBC Sport (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- The Hungarian Grand Prix (2010) ... (writer: "Fernando" - uncredited)
- The Monaco Grand Prix: Qualifying (2010) ... (writer: "Dancing Queen" - uncredited)
 2010 Dancing with the Stars (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #10.5 (2010) ... (writer: "Dancing Queen" - uncredited)
 2000-2010 EastEnders (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
- Episode dated 16 July 2010 (2010) ... (writer: "Mamma Mia" - uncredited)
- Episode dated 22 March 2010 (2010) ... (writer: "Mamma Mia" - uncredited)
- Episode dated 10 July 2000 (2000) ... (writer: "Waterloo", "Dancing Queen", "Mamma Mia" - uncredited)
 2009-2010 Dancing on Ice (TV Series) (writer - 4 episodes)
- Episode #5.24 (2010) ... (writer: "Waterloo" - uncredited)
- Episode #5.9 (2010) ... (writer: "Waterloo")
- Episode #5.8 (2010) ... (writer: "Waterloo")
- Episode #4.13 (2009) ... (writer: "Mamma Mia")
 2009-2010 Live from Studio Five (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
- Episode #1.132 (2010) ... (writer: "Mamma Mia")
- Episode #1.61 (2009) ... (writer: "Dancing Queen", "Waterloo")
- Episode #1.53 (2009) ... (writer: "Mamma Mia")
  Diva (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode, 2010) (music - 1 episode, 2010)
- A Star Is Born (2010) ... (lyrics: "Dancing Queen") / (music: "Dancing Queen")
 2010 Doctors (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Bad ABBA (2010) ... (writer: "Waterloo", "Dancing Queen" - uncredited)
 2009 Copycats (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Episode #1.12 (2009) ... (writer: "Mamma Mia")
- Episode #1.7 (2009) ... (writer: "Waterloo")
 2009 50 años de (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Eurovisión (2009) ... (writer: "Waterloo")
 2009/II Love (Short) (writer: "S.O.S.")
 2009 The 63rd Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) (writer: "Dancing Queen")
 2006-2009 20 to 1 (TV Series documentary) (writer - 3 episodes)
- Scene-Stealing Songs (2009) ... (writer: "Waterloo")
- Party Songs (2007) ... (writer: "Mamma Mia")
- Greatest Songs of All Time (2006) ... (writer: "Dancing Queen")
 2009 Loose Women (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #13.117 (2009) ... (writer: "Mamma Mia")
 2009 Salatut elämät 10 v (TV Movie) (writer: "Honey, honey")
 2008 BCN aixeca el teló (TV Special) (writer: "Mamma Mia", "Dancing Queen")
 2008 Els matins a TV3 (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #5.12 (2008) ... (writer: "Dancing Queen")
 2008 Banda sonora (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Episode #3.15 (2008) ... (writer: "Dancing Queen")
- Episode #2.11 (2008) ... (writer: "Waterloo")
 2008 Mamma Mia! (writer: "Mamma Mia", "Dancing Queen", "SOS", "I Do, I Do, I Do, I Do, I Do", "Waterloo")
 2008 Europasión (TV Special) (writer: "Waterloo")
 2008 Morgan Pålsson - världsreporter (writer: "Waterloo")
 2006-2008 Weltberühmt in Österreich - 50 Jahre Austropop (TV Series documentary) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Der Austropop hat keine Chance - also nützen wir sie! (2008) ... (writer: "Bring Me Edelweiss" - uncredited)
- Weltberühmt in der Welt - Internationale Erfolge des Austropop (2006) ... (writer: "Bring Me Edelweiss")
 2007 The Singing Bee (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.4 (2007) ... (writer: "Dancing Queen")
 2007 Esti showder (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- A 70-es évek showja (2007) ... (writer: "Waterloo")
 2007 Mania (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- ABBA Mania (2007) ... (writer: "Waterloo", "Fernando")
 2007 I Now Pronounce You Chuck & Larry (writer: "Dancing Queen")
 2007 It Takes Two (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #2.6 (2007) ... (writer: "SOS")
 2007 La tele de tu vida (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.11 (2007) ... (writer: "Fernando")
 2007 29... and still a Virgin (TV Movie) (writer: "Waterloo")
 2007 American Idol (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Auditions: Minneapolis (2007) ... (writer: "Dancing Queen" - uncredited)
 2006 Clatterford (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Christmas Panto (2006) ... (writer: "Dancing Queen")
 2006 Scrubs (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- My Mirror Image (2006) ... (writer: "Dancing Queen" - uncredited)
 2006 American Dad! (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Of Ice and Men (2006) ... (writer: "Mamma Mia" - uncredited)
 2006 My Ex-Boyfriend's Wedding (TV Movie) (writer: "Honey Honey")
 2006 Breaking and Entering (writer: "Knowing Me Knowing You" - as Anderson)
 2006 Heartbreak Hotel (writer: "Waterloo" - as Stig Andersson)
 2005 KlassenLeben (Documentary) (writer: "Dancing Queen")
 2005 South Park (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Wing (2005) ... (writer: "Dancing Queen", "Fernando")
 2005/I Man of the House (writer: "Dancing Queen")
 2004 Hardcore (writer: "Dancing Queen")
 2004 Cold Case (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Disco Inferno (2004) ... (writer: "Dancing Queen")
 2003 Tuulikaappimaa (TV Movie) (writer: "Dancing Queen")
 2003 Liquid Assets (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Kylie's Millions (2003) ... (writer: "Dancing Queen" - uncredited)
 2003 Berlin, Berlin (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Höllendate (2003) ... (writer: "Dancing Queen")
 2003 The Disco Ball (TV Special) (writer: "Dancing Queen")
 2003 OBLS (TV Series documentary) (writer: "Dancing Queen", "S.O.S", "Honey, Honey")
 2003 Freak Out (writer: "S.O.S.")
 1999-2002 Hinter Gittern - Der Frauenknast (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
- Kurzer Prozess (2002) ... (writer: "Dancing Queen")
- Waterloo (2000) ... (writer: "Waterloo", "SOS")
- Paare (1999) ... (writer: "Dancing Queen")
 2002 ABBA: The Definitive Collection (Video) (writer: "Waterloo", "Ring Ring", "Mamma Mia", "SOS", "Bang-a-Boomerang", "I Do, I Do, I Do, I Do, I Do", "Fernando", "Dancing Queen", "Knowing Me, Knowing You", "That's Me", "The Name of the Game", "Dancing Queen (At The Royal Swedish Opera)")
 2002 Gilmore Girls (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- I Can't Get Started (2002) ... (writer: "Mamma Mia")
 2001-2002 Ally McBeal (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Another One Bites the Dust (2002) ... (writer: "Dancing Queen")
- Lost and Found (2001) ... (writer: "Dancing Queen")
 2001 A*Teens: DVD Collection (Video) (writer: "Mamma Mia", "Dancing Queen")
 2001 Walk on By: The Story of Popular Song (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Pure Pop (2001) ... (writer: "Waterloo", "SOS", "Dancing Queen")
 2001 Strawberry on the Shortcake (TV Series) (writer: "S.O.S")
 2001 100 Greatest Number One Singles (TV Special documentary) (writer: "Dancing Queen")
 2000 The Frank Skinner Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #4.11 (2000) ... (writer: "Dancing Queen" - uncredited)
 2000 Miss Congeniality (writer: "Dancing Queen")
 2000 The New Country (TV Movie) (lyrics: " (Du spielst 'ne tolle Rolle)")
 2000 Even Stevens (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Secrets and Spies (2000) ... (writer: "Dancing Queen")
 2000 Young Americans (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Will Bella Scout Her Mom? (2000) ... (writer: "Fernando")
 2000 Together ("SOS")
 1999 Dick (writer: "Dancing Queen")
 1999 Summer of Sam (writer: "Fernando" (1975), "Dancing Queen" (1976))
 1999 Queer as Folk (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.5 (1999) ... (writer: "Mamma Mia", "SOS")
 1999 Ein großes Ding (TV Movie) (writer: "Dancing Queen" - uncredited)
 1999 Regine: R2K (Video documentary) (writer: "Dancing Queen")
 1998 Die Harald Schmidt Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Show #368 - Kai Edel in Washington (1998) ... (writer: "Dancing Queen")
 1997 Mystery Science Theater 3000 (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Leech Woman (1997) ... (writer: "Fernando" - uncredited)
 1992-1997 Tohuwabohu (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
- Tralala 2 bzw. 40 (1997) ... (writer: "S.O.S." - uncredited)
- Episode #4.2 (1994) ... (writer: "Mamma Mia" - uncredited)
- Kapitel 5 (1992) ... (writer: "S.O.S." - uncredited)
 1996 Kavanagh QC (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- A Sense of Loss (1996) ... (writer: "Dancing Queen" - uncredited)
 1996 When We Were Kings (Documentary) (writer: "Rumble In The Jungle")
 1995 The Simpsons (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Mother Simpson (1995) ... (writer: "Waterloo")
 1994 Muriel's Wedding (as Anderson, "Dancing Queen", "Waterloo", "Fernando", "Mamma Mia", "I do, I do, I do, I do")
 1994 Monte Video (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Buttertag (1994) ... (writer: "Mamma Mia")
 1992-1994 Sjans (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Spiervertoon (1994) ... (writer: "Dancing Queen" - uncredited)
- Kamernummers (1992) ... (writer: "Dancing Queen" - uncredited)
 1994 The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert (writer: "Fernando", "Mamma Mia")
 1993 Sista dansen (writer: "Dancing Queen")
 1993 Dancing Queen (TV Movie) (writer: "Dancing Queen")
 1989 Martians Go Home (writer: "Dancing Queen")
 1984 Vradya epitheorisis (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.2 (1984) ... (writer: "Waterloo")
 1983 Christine (writer: "The Name Of The Game")
 1981 Montenegro (writer: "Why Did It Have To Be Me', "I Do, I Do, I Do')
 1980 ABBA in Concert (TV Special) (writer: "Waterloo", "Knowing Me Knowing You", "Dancing Queen")
 1976-1977 Top of the Pops (TV Series) (writer - 12 episodes)
- Episode dated 25 December 1977 (1977) ... (writer: "Knowing Me Knowing You")
- Episode dated 24 November 1977 (1977) ... (writer: "The Name of the Game")
- Episode dated 17 November 1977 (1977) ... (writer: "The Name of the Game")
- Episode dated 3 November 1977 (1977) ... (writer: "The Name of the Game")
- Episode dated 25 December 1976 (1976) ... (writer: "Dancing Queen', "Mamma Mia')
 1977 ABBA: The Movie (Documentary) (writer: "Dancing Queen", "Fernando", "Ring Ring", "Waterloo", "Mamma Mia", "SOS", "I've Been Waiting For You", "The Name Of The Game")
 1976 ABBA in Australia (TV Movie) (writer: "Mamma Mia", "Hasta Manana", "Ring Ring", "Tropical Loveland", "Waterloo", "I Do, I Do, I Do, I Do, I Do", "Dancing Queen", "Honey Honey", "S.O.S.")
 1975 Saturday Night Live (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Robert Klein/ABBA, Loudon Wainwright III (1975) ... (writer: "SOS", "Waterloo")
 1975 Seaside Special (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.7 (1975) ... (writer: "SOS")
 1974 Spede show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 19 September 1974 (1974) ... (writer: "Ring, Ring", "Waterloo")
 1974 Van Oekel's Discohoek (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.1 (1974) ... (writer: "Mamma Mia")
 1974 The Eurovision Song Contest (TV Special) (writer: "Waterloo")
 1972 Ture Sventon - Privatdetektiv (lyrics: "JAG ÄR BLOTT EN MAN") / (music: "JAG ÄR BLOTT EN MAN")
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Trivia:

He was nominated for a Laurence Olivier Theatre Award in 2000 (1999 season) for Best New Musical for "Mamma Mia!", based on the music from ABBA.

Star Sign:

Aquarius

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