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Mike Dirnt

Mike Dirnt was born on May 4, 1972 in Berkeley, California, USA as Michael Ryan Pritchard. He has been married to Brittney Cade since March 14, 2009. They have two children. He was previously married to Sarah Garrity and Anastasia Serman. See full bio »

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  Late Show with David Letterman (TV Series) (music - 1 episode, 2015) (writer - 1 episode, 2010)
- The Final Late Show with David Letterman (2015) ... (music: "Welcome to Paradise" - uncredited)
- Gwyneth Paltrow/American Idiot (2010) ... (writer: "Holiday" - uncredited)
 2015 Stained Glass Rainbows (Documentary) (writer: "American Sodomite" - as Mike Pritchard)
 2014 Sex Tape (writer: "Good Riddance (Time Of Your Life)" - as Mike Ryan Pritchard)
 2013 The Voice of the Philippines (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.4 (2013) ... (writer: "21 Guns")
 2012 The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 2 (writer: "The Forgotten")
 2012 No me la puc treure del cap (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Cançons infantils (2012) ... (writer: "American Idiot")
 2012 Journey 2: The Mysterious Island (writer: "Letterbomb")
 2010 X Factor (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- 3. Live Show (2010) ... (writer: "Boulevard of Broken Dreams")
 2010 Late Night with Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Episode #2.137 (2010) ... (writer: "Letterbomb")
- Episode #2.115 (2010) ... (writer: "Last of the American Girls")
 2010 Jimmy Kimmel Live! (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #9.5 (2010) ... (writer: "Last of the American Girls")
 2010 Green Day: Rock Band (Video Game) (lyrics: "Emenius Sleepus")
  Dancing on Ice (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2010) (writer - 1 episode, 2010)
- Episode #5.22 (2010) ... (performer: "Good Riddance (Time of Your Life)") / (writer: "Good Riddance (Time of Your Life)")
 2009 Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen (writer: "21 Guns")
 2007 The Last Lap (Video documentary short) (writer: "Time of Your Life (Good Riddance)" - as Mike Pritchard, uncredited)
 2007 The Simpsons Movie (writer: "American Idiot" - as Michael Pritchard)
 2007 Surf's Up (writer: "Holiday", "Welcome to Paradise" - as Mike Pritchard)
 2007 Idool 2007 (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Grote Liveshow 8 - Rock (2007) ... (writer: "Boulevard of Broken Dreams")
 2007 Punk's Not Dead (Documentary) (writer: "Welcome to Paradise" - as Mike Pritchard)
 2006 Cesko hledá SuperStar (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- První finále: Hity 21. století (2006) ... (writer: "Boulevard of Broken Dreams")
 2006 Accepted (writer: "Holiday")
 2006 Stick It (writer: "Brain Stew" - as Michael Pritchard)
 2005 Australian Idol (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Top 9 Performance Show: Idol's Choice (2005) ... (writer: "Holiday")
 2005 Canadian Idol (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Season Finale Results Show (2005) ... (writer: "Good Riddance (Time of Your Life)")
 2005 CSI: NY (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Supply & Demand (2005) ... (writer: "Holiday" - as Michael Pritchard)
 2005 Meet the Barkers (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- It's Moving Day for the Barkers! (2005) ... (writer: "Warning")
 2003 Mayor of the Sunset Strip (Documentary) (writer: "Longview", "Time of Your Life (Good Riddance)" - as Mike Pritchard)
 2001 Freddy Got Fingered (writer: "Blood, Sex And Booze" - as Mike Pritchard)
 1999 Varsity Blues (writer: "Nice Guys Finish Last" - as Michael Pritchard)
 1998 Dirty Work (writer: "Burnout" - as Michael Pritchard)
 1996 Joe's Apartment (writer: "86" - as Michael Pritchard)
 1995 Angus (lyrics: "J.A.R.")
 1995 Top of the Pops (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 26 January 1995 (1995) ... (writer: "Basket Case")
 1973 The Porter Wagoner Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Chet Atkins (1973) ... (writer: "Where No One Stands Alone" - as Michael Pritchard)
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Appears in the Me First and The Gimme Gimmes' Music video "I Believe I Can Fly".

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Green Day | Michael Pritchard


5' 10" (1.78 m)

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On Good Riddance: (Time of Your Life): "Putting that song on our record was probably the most punk thing we could do." See more »


He and his girlfriend, Brittney, have welcomed their first child together, a boy named Brixton Michael Dirnt, on October 11, 2008. He weighed 8 lbs. See more »

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