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Chris Frantz was born on May 8, 1951 in Fort Campbell, Kentucky, USA as Charlton Christopher Frantz. He has been married to Tina Weymouth since June 18, 1977. They have two children. See full bio »
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 2014 The Normal Heart (TV Movie) (writer: "Genius of Love" - as Christopher Frantz)
 2014 Guapas (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Antecedentes (2014) ... (writer: "Psycho Killer" - uncredited)
 2014 Parenthood (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Just Like at Home (2014) ... (writer: "Burning Down the House" - uncredited)
 2013 Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues (writer: "Genius Of Love" - as Christopher Frantz)
 2013 CBGB (writer: "Life During Wartime", "Psycho Killer" - as Christopher Frantz)
 2013/I The Family (writer: "Genius of Love")
 2013 Doctors (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- A Slight Misunderstanding (2013) ... (writer: "Road to Nowhere" - uncredited)
 2013 Skid Row (writer: "Psycho Killer")
 2013 Twenty Feet from Stardom (Documentary) (writer: "Slippery People")
 2012 Burning Man: Metropolis (Documentary) (writer: "Road to Nowhere")
 2012 Savages (writer: "Psycho Killer")
 2012 The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #20.162 (2012) ... (writer: "Road to Nowhere" - uncredited)
 2012 The Central Park Five (Documentary) (writer: "Crosseyed and Painless" - as Christopher Frantz)
 2012 No me la puc treure del cap (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Bon rotllo (2012) ... (writer: "Road to Nowhere")
 2011 Formula 1: BBC Sport (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- The Korean Grand Prix: Highlights (2011) ... (writer: "Road To Nowhere" - uncredited)
- The Korean Grand Prix (2011) ... (writer: "Road To Nowhere" - uncredited)
 2011 Late Show with David Letterman (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #19.10 (2011) ... (writer: "Genius of Love" - uncredited)
 2011 Shame (writer: "Genius of Love")
 2011 True Blood (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Burning Down the House (2011) ... (writer: "Burning Down the House")
 2011 Crazy, Stupid, Love. (writer: "This Must Be The Place (Naïve Melody)")
 2011 This Must Be the Place (writer: "This Must Be the Place (Naïve Melody)" (2003))
 2010-2011 Late Night with Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Episode #3.7 (2011) ... (writer: "Genius of Love")
- Episode #2.143 (2010) ... (writer: "Road to Nowhere" - uncredited)
 2010 Being Erica (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Being Adam (2010) ... (writer: "Once in a Lifetime" - uncredited)
 2010 20 to 1 (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Our All Time Favourite Films (2010) ... (writer: "Wild Wild Life" - uncredited)
 2010 Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps (writer: "THIS MUST BE THE PLACE (NAÏVE MELODY)")
 2010 Hot Tub Time Machine (writer: "Once in a Lifetime" - as Christopher Frantz)
 2010 Fast Forward (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Niklas Herbst (2010) ... (writer: "Burning Down the House" - uncredited)
 2010 Casino Jack and the United States of Money (Documentary) (writer: "BURNING DOWN THE HOUSE")
 2009 Oi Fashion Rocks (TV Movie) ("Daydream Interlude (Fantasy Sweet Dub Mix)")
 2009 Karaoke Revolution (Video Game) ("Burning Down The House")
 2009 Numb3rs (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Shadow Markets (2009) ... (writer: "Burning Down the House")
 2009 Welcome to the 80's (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Postpunk und Neue Deutsche Welle (2009) ... (writer: "Burning Down The House" - uncredited)
 2009 Julie & Julia (writer: "Psycho Killer" - as Christopher Frantz)
 2009 This Must Be the Place (Short) (writer: "This Must Be the Place")
 2009 Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen (writer: "Burning Down the House")
 2009 Chuck (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Chuck Versus the Suburbs (2009) ... (writer: "Once in a Lifetime" - uncredited)
 2009 Heroes (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Chapter Three 'Building 26' (2009) ... (writer: "Psycho Killer" - uncredited)
 2009 He's Just Not That Into You (writer: "This Must Be the Place (Naïve Melody)" - as Christopher Frantz)
 2008 Eli Stone (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Happy Birthday, Nate (2008) ... (writer: "Burning Down The House" - uncredited)
 2008 Private Practice (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Let It Go (2008) ... (writer: "Burning Down the House" - uncredited)
 2008 Religulous (Documentary) (writer: "Road To Nowhere")
 2008 You Don't Mess with the Zohan (writer: "Fantasy" - as Christopher Frantz)
 2008 Nim's Island (writer: "Stay Up Late" (1985) - as Christopher Frantz)
 2008 Bi the Way (Documentary) (writer: "Road to Nowhere")
 2008 Otis (writer: "The Great Curve" - as Christopher Frantz)
 2007 SingStar Amped (Video Game) (writer: "Burning Down The House")
 2007 Lars and the Real Girl (writer: "Genius of Love" - as Christopher Frantz) / (writer: "This Must Be the Place (Naïve Melody) Live Version")
 2007 Towelhead (writer: "Genius of Love" - as Christopher Frantz)
 2007 Young@Heart (Documentary) (writer: "Life During Wartime" - as Christopher Frantz) / (writer: "Road To Nowhere")
 2006 El cantante (writer: "Slippery People" - as Christopher Frantz)
 2006 Clerks II (writer: " (Nothing But) Flowers" - as Christopher Frantz)
 2006 Wordplay (Documentary) (writer: "This Must Be the Place (Niave Melody)")
 2005 Quo Vadis, Baby? (writer: "Psycho Killer (Live Version)")
 2005 Fierce People (writer: "Psycho Killer" - as Christopher Frantz)
 2004 Meu Tio Matou um Cara (writer: "(Nothing But) Flowers")
 2004 Gilmore Girls (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- You Jump, I Jump, Jack (2004) ... (writer: "Burning Down the House")
 2004 The Complex: Malibu (TV Series) (writer: "Burning Down The House")
 2004 13 Going on 30 (writer: "Burning Down the House")
 2004 Secret Window (writer: "Once in a Lifetime")
 2003 Six Feet Under (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Nobody Sleeps (2003) ... (writer: "Burning Down the House")
 2003 Bringing Down the House (writer: "Whatcha' Gonna Do" - as Christopher Frantz)
 2002 The Banger Sisters (writer: "Burning Down the House")
 2002 When Snooker Ruled the World (TV Special documentary) (writer: "Road to Nowhere" - uncredited)
 2001 Last Party 2000 (Documentary) (writer: "Once in a Lifetime" - uncredited)
 2001 Rock Star (writer: "Once in a Lifetime")
 2001 Leap Years (TV Series) (writer: "Once in a Lifetime" - uncredited)
 2001 Someone Like You... (writer: "Burning Down the House")
 2000 Acústico MTV: Os Paralamas do Sucesso (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "Life During Wartime")
 2000 American Psycho (writer: "Who Feelin' It (Philip's Psycho Mix)" - as C. Frantz)
 1999 Inspector Gadget (writer: "Wild Wild Life" (1986) - as Chistopher Frantz)
 1999 Pirates of Silicon Valley (TV Movie) (writer: "Burning Down The House")
 1999 Summer of Sam (writer: "Psycho Killer" (1977))
 1999 Plunkett & Macleane (writer: "Houses in Motion" - as Christopher Frantz)
 1998 Alice and Martin (writer: "Once in a Lifetime")
 1998 Rush Hour (writer: "Fantasy")
 1998 Louis Theroux's Weird Weekends (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- UFOs (1998) ... (writer: "Road to Nowhere")
 1996 Brit Awards 1996 (TV Special) (writer: "Fantasy")
 1995 Virtuosity (performer: "No Talking Just Head") / (writer: "No Talking Just Head")
 1991-1994 Mystery Science Theater 3000 (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Kitten with a Whip (1994) ... (writer: "Once in a Lifetime")
- Gamera vs. Zigra (1991) ... (writer: "Once in a Lifetime")
 1994 Baseball (TV Mini-Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Home (1994) ... (writer: "Burning Down the House")
 1994 Car Trouble, Darlin' (Short) (writer: "Psycho killer")
 1994 Reality Bites (writer: "Road to Nowhere")
 1994 Between the Teeth (Documentary) (writer: "(Nothing But) Flowers", "Mr. Jones", "Life During Wartime", "Blind", "Road To Nowhere")
 1992-1994 Tohuwabohu (TV Series) (writer - 8 episodes)
- Variation 18 (1994) ... (writer: "Road To Nowhere" - uncredited)
- Episode #4.2 (1994) ... (writer: "Road To Nowhere" - uncredited)
- Reg.Nr.11 (1993) ... (writer: "Road To Nowhere" - uncredited)
- Folge 12 - Das Schlechteste aus Tohuwabohu (1993) ... (writer: "Road To Nowhere" - uncredited)
- Episode #3.3 (1993) ... (writer: "Road To Nowhere" - uncredited)
 1992 Manufacturing Consent: Noam Chomsky and the Media (Documentary) (writer: "Cross-Eyes and Painless")
 1991 Until the End of the World (writer: "Sax and Violins")
 1991 The Magic of David Copperfield XIII: Mystery on the Orient Express (TV Special) (writer: "Burning Down the House")
 1989 Immediate Family (writer: "Creatures of Love")
 1989 Little Monsters (writer: "ROAD TO NOWHERE")
 1989 Slaves of New York (producer: "Tumblin' Down")
 1989 The Magic of David Copperfield XI: The Explosive Encounter (TV Special) (writer: "Burning Down the House")
 1988 Some Girls (producer: "Lee & Molly")
 1987 Wall Street (music: "THIS MUST BE THE PLACE (NAIVE MELODY)")
 1987 Cross My Heart (writer: "Perfect World")
 1986 Women in Rock (Video documentary) (writer: "The Lady Don't Mind")
 1986 Combat High (TV Movie) (writer: "Burning Down The House")
 1986 True Stories (writer: "Seen And Not Seen")
 1984 Revenge of the Nerds (writer: "BURNING DOWN THE HOUSE")
 1984 Stop Making Sense (Documentary) (writer: "Psycho Killer", "Slippery People", "Burning Down the House", "Life During Wartime", "Making Flippy Floppy", "Swamp", "This Must Be the Place (Naive Melody)", "Once in a Lifetime", "Genius of Love", "Girlfriend Is Better", "Crosseyed and Painless")
 1981 Fear No Evil (writer: "Psycho Killer")
 1980 WKRP in Cincinnati (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Real Families (1980) ... (writer: "Once In A Lifetime")
 1980 Times Square (writer: "Life During Wartime")
 1980 Talking Heads in concerto (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "Psycho Killer", "Stay Hungry", "Crosseyed and Painless", "Life During Wartime", "Houses in Motion", "Born Under Punches (The Heat Goes On)", "The Great Curve")
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Christopher Frantz | Talking Heads

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Member of the group Tom Tom Club. The group's song "Genius Of Love" reached #2 on the R&B charts in 1981. See more »

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