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George Harrison (I) (1943–2001)


A master musician, a film producer and actor, best known as the lead guitarist and occasionally lead vocalist of The Beatles, George Harrison was born on February 25, 1943 in Liverpool, Merseyside, England. He was also the youngest of four children, born to Harold and Louise Harrison. Like his future band mates, Harrison was not born into wealth. ... See full bio »

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 2014 The 56th Annual Grammy Awards (TV Special) (writer: "Photograph")
 2014 Atop the Fourth Wall (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- All-Star Batman and Robin #7 (2014) ... (writer: "Here Comes the Sun")
 2013 Glee (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Tina in the Sky with Diamonds (2013) ... (writer: "Something", "Here Comes the Sun" - uncredited)
 2013 Romy, ich bin krank (Documentary short) (writer: "Cry For A Shadow")
 2013 Danville 2nd Ward Young Men (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Fathers and Sons Campout 2013 (2013) ... (writer: "Here Comes the Sun")
 2013 De wereld draait door (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 1 March 2013 (2013) ... (writer: "Heb ik het op film" (Handle me with care) - uncredited)
 2013 Els matins a TV3 (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #9.96 (2013) ... (writer: "Here Comes the Sun")
 2013 Twenty Feet from Stardom (Documentary) (writer: "Wah Wah")
 2012 Mai caminaràs sol (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "Vull amor")
 2012 Cirque du Soleil: Worlds Away (writer: "While My Guitar Gently Weeps")
 2012 Not Fade Away (writer: "I Want To Tell You")
 2012 Retail Therapy (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Fall Back (2012) ... (writer: "A Day in the Life")
 2012 Savages (writer: "Here Comes The Sun")
 2012 London Calling (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Every Picture Tells a Story (2012) ... (writer: "Photograph" - uncredited)
  No me la puc treure del cap (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes, 2012) (performer - 1 episode, 2012)
- Amor (2012) ... (writer: "Something")
- Bon rotllo (2012) ... (performer: "Here Comes the Sun") / (writer: "Here Comes the Sun")
 2011 Late Show with David Letterman (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Episode #19.39 (2011) ... (writer: "I Need You" - uncredited)
- Ben Stiller/Whitney Cummings/Godspell (2011) ... (writer: "I Need You" - uncredited)
 2011 CSI: NY (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Indelible (2011) ... (writer: "Here Comes the Sun")
 2011 George Harrison: Living in the Material World (Documentary) (writer: "Savoy Truffle")
 2011 How I Met Your Mother (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Challenge Accepted (2011) ... (performer: "Ballad of Sir Frankie Crisp (Let It Roll)" - uncredited)
 2011 American Idol (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- 9 Finalists Compete (2011) ... (writer: "While My Guitar Gently Weeps")
 2010 The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #7.49 (2010) ... (writer: "Isn't It a Pity")
 2010 The Hooker with a Heart of Gold (performer: "Got My Mind Set On You")
 2010 Dancing with the Stars (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #11.2 (2010) ... (writer: "While My Guitar Gently Weeps")
 2010 The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #18.120 (2010) ... (writer: "While My Guitar Gently Weeps")
 2010 The Best Things in the World (writer: "Something")
 2010 Dancing on Ice (TV Series) (performer - 3 episodes)
- Episode #5.24 (2010) ... (performer: "Got My Mind Set on You" - uncredited)
- Episode #5.5 (2010) ... (performer: "Got My Mind Set on You")
- Episode #5.4 (2010) ... (performer: "Got My Mind Set on You")
 2010 20 to 1 (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Sporty, Rich & Sexy (2010) ... (writer: "Taxman" - uncredited)
 2010 Stuttgart Homicide (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Babymacher (2010) ... (writer: "Here Comes the Sun")
 2009 Did You Hear About the Morgans? (performer: "Between the Devil and the Deep Blue Sea")
 2009 Hi havia una vegada el disc de La Marató (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "Sense tu")
 2009 Nowhere Boy (writer: "In Spite of All the Danger")
 2009 ...Sings The Beatles (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "Here Comes The Sun", "Something")
 2009 Memòries de la tele (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #4.1 (2009) ... (writer: "Something")
 2009 The Beatles: Rock Band (Video Game) (writer: "Here Comes the Sun", "I Me Mine", "If I Needed Someone", "Something", "Taxman", "While My Guitar Gently Weeps", "Within You Without You", "Within You Without You/Tommorrow Never Knows")
 2009 The Beatles on Record (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "Blue Jay Way", "I Me Mine")
 2009 Funny People (performer: "Give Me Love (Give Me Peace on Earth)") / (writer: "Photograph", "Give Me Love (Give Me Peace on Earth)")
 2009 Imagine That (writer: "Here Comes the Sun", "Here Comes the Sun (End Title Version)")
 2009 Away We Go (performer: "What Is Life") / (writer: "What Is Life")
 2008 MusicalMENT (TV Movie) (writer: "Ja surt el sol")
  Banda sonora (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes, 2007 - 2008) (performer - 1 episode, 2008)
- Episode #2.8 (2008) ... (performer: "My Sweet Lord") / (writer: "My Sweet Lord")
- Episode #1.5 (2007) ... (writer: "Something")
 2007 L'isola dei famosi 5 (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 14 November 2007 (2007) ... (writer: "Here Comes The Sun")
 2007 Bee Movie (writer: "Here Comes the Sun")
 2007 Across the Universe (writer: "Flying", "Blue Jay Way", "Something", "While My Guitar Gently Weeps")
 2006 Elvis Presley: Love Me Tender (Video) (writer: "Something")
 2006 The Hoax (writer: "Here Comes the Sun" (1969))
 2006 Aloha from Sweden (Video) (writer: "Something")
 2006 Someone to Run With (writer: "Here Comes The Sun")
 2005 Todd Rundgren: Liars Live (Video) ("While My Guitar Gently Weeps")
 2005 Great Performances (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Cream Reunion Concert (2005) ... (writer: "Badge")
 2005 The Jeff Healey Band: Live at Montreux 1999 (Video documentary) (writer: "While My Guitar Gently Weeps" (1997))
 2005 Live from New York: The First 5 Years of Saturday Night Live (TV Movie documentary) (performer: "Here Comes the Sun") / (writer: "Here Comes the Sun")
  Independent Lens (TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode, 2004) (writer - 1 episode, 2004)
- Ram Dass: Fierce Grace (2004) ... (performer: "Be Here Now") / (writer: "Be Here Now")
 2004 Ringo Starr and the All Starr Band 2003 (TV Special documentary) (writer: "Here Comes the Sun")
  Himalaya with Michael Palin (TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode, 2004) (writer - 1 episode, 2004)
- Bhutan to the Bay of Bengal (2004) ... (performer: "Bangla Desh" - uncredited) / (writer: "Bangla Desh" - uncredited)
 2000-2004 Shabatot VeHagim (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Gesher Tzar (2004) ... (writer: "BeEmet Mazal Tov (Congratulations)")
- 39 (2000) ... (writer: "Long, Long, Long")
 2003 Dennis Miller: The Raw Feed (TV Movie) (writer: "Badge")
 2002 Eric Clapton: One More Car, One More Rider - Live on Tour 2001 (Video documentary) (writer: "Badge")
 2002 Party at the Palace: The Queen's Concerts, Buckingham Palace (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "While My Guitar Gently Weeps")
 2001 Operación triunfo (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Episode #1.8 (2001) ... (writer: "Something")
- Episode #1.7 (2001) ... (writer: "Here Comes the Sun")
 2001 George Harrison - Der sanfte Beatle (TV Movie documentary short) (performer: "THIS SONG", "GOT MY MIND SET ON YOU", "MY SWEET LORD") / (writer: "HERE COMES THE SUN", "SOMETHING", "WITHIN YOU WITHOUT YOU", "THIS SONG", "GOT MY MIND SET ON YOU", "MY SWEET LORD")
 2001 Ram Dass, Fierce Grace (Documentary) (performer: "Be Here Now") / (writer: "Be Here Now")
 1999 All stars - De serie (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Ben nie blind (1999) ... (writer: "Something" - uncredited)
 1999 Big Daddy (writer: "What Is Life")
 1998 Patch Adams (performer: "What Is Life") / (writer: "What Is Life")
 1998 Hideous Kinky (writer: "Here Comes the Sun")
 1998 Without Limits (writer: "Badge")
 1998 The Parent Trap (writer: "Here Comes The Sun")
 1998 Everest (Documentary short) (writer: "Here Comes the Sun", "All Things Must Pass", "Give Me Love", "Life Itself", "This is Love")
 1997 Eric Clapton: Live in Hyde Park (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "Badge")
 1995 The Beatles Anthology (TV Mini-Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- June '67 to July '68 ... (writer: "Sour Milk Sea")
 1988-1994 Mystery Science Theater 3000 (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
- Colossus and the Headhunters (1994) ... (writer: "Taxman")
- Humanoid Woman (1989) ... (writer: "While My Guitar Gently Weeps")
- Gamera vs. Gaos (1988) ... (writer: "Here Comes the Sun")
 1993 Point of No Return (writer: "HERE COMES THE SUN")
 1992 Die Hausmeisterin (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Da glaub' i, haben wir was falsch gemacht (1992) ... (writer: "Here Comes The Sun" - uncredited)
 1991 Eric Clapton: 24 Nights (TV Special documentary) (writer: "Badge")
 1988-1991 The Wonder Years (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- The Wonder Years (1991) ... (writer: "Here Comes the Sun" - uncredited)
- Heart of Darkness (1988) ... (writer: "Here Comes the Sun")
 1991 The Simpsons (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Brush with Greatness (1991) ... (writer: "It Don't Come Easy" - uncredited)
 1990 Look Who's Talking Too (performer: "Got My Mind Set On You")
 1990 Goodfellas (performer: "What Is Life") / (writer: "What Is Life")
 1990 Nuns on the Run (performer: "BLOW AWAY") / (writer: "BLOW AWAY")
 1990 The Cream of Eric Clapton (Video documentary) (writer: "Badge")
 1989 Lethal Weapon 2 (lyrics: "Cheer Down") / (music: "Cheer Down") / (performer: "Cheer Down") / (producer: "Cheer Down")
 1988 Wilder Westen, inclusive (TV Mini-Series) (writer: "Here Comes The Sun was")
 1987 Withnail & I (writer: "While My Guitar Gently Weeps")
 1986 Shanghai Surprise (lyrics: "Shanghai Surprise", "Breath away from heaven", "Someplace Else", "Hottest gong in town") / (music: "Shanghai Surprise", "Breath away from heaven", "Someplace Else", "Hottest gong in town", "Zig-Zag") / (performer: "Shanghai Surprise", "Breath away from heaven", "Someplace Else")
 1985 Bassey: You Ain't Heard Nothing Yet (Video) (writer: "Something")
 1985 Porky's 3: Revenge (performer: "I Don't Want To Do It")
 1985 Fandango (writer: "Badge")
 1985 Water (lyrics: "Celebration", "Focus of Attention") / (music: "Celebration")
 1983 Good and Bad at Games (TV Movie) (writer: "Badge")
 1982 The Greatest American Hero (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- There's Just No Accounting... (1982) ... (writer: "Taxman")
 1982 Frank Sinatra: Concert for the Americas (Video) (writer: "Something")
 1981 Time Bandits (performer: "Dream Away" - uncredited) / (producer: "Dream Away" - uncredited) / (writer: "Dream Away" - uncredited)
 1980 Play for Today (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Flipside of Dominick Hide (1980) ... (writer: "Here Comes the Sun" - uncredited)
 1980 The Muppet Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Lynda Carter (1980) ... (writer: "While My Guitar Gently Weeps" - uncredited)
 1979 Being There ("Basketball Jones Featuring Tyrone Shoelaces")
 1978 The Secret Life of Plants (Documentary) ("Here Comes the Sun")
 1978 Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band (writer: "Here Comes The Sun")
 1978 I Wanna Hold Your Hand (writer: "Do You Want to Know a Secret")
 1978 All You Need Is Cash (TV Movie) (writer: "Nevertheless")
 1978 House Calls ("Something")
  Saturday Night Live (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes, 1976 - 1977) (performer - 1 episode, 1976)
- Buck Henry/Jennifer Warnes/Kenny Vance (1977) ... (writer: "Something" - uncredited)
- Paul Simon/George Harrison (1976) ... (performer: "Here Comes the Sun", "Homeward Bound", "Crackerbox Palace", "This Song") / (writer: "Here Comes the Sun", "Crackerbox Palace", "This Song")
- Eric Idle/Joe Cocker/Stuff (1976) ... (writer: "Here Comes The Sun" - uncredited)
 1976 Top of the Pops (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Episode dated 19 August 1976 (1976) ... ("Here Comes the Sun")
 1976 Helter Skelter (TV Movie) (writer: "Piggies", "Long, Long, Long")
 1974 Braverman's Condensed Cream of the Beatles (Documentary short) (writer: "Something")
 1974 Son of Dracula ("Daybreak")
 1973 Elvis: Aloha from Hawaii (TV Special documentary) (writer: "Something")
 1973 Elvis: Aloha from Hawaii - Rehearsal Concert (TV Movie) (writer: "Something")
  Tony Bennett at the Talk of the Town (TV Mini-Series) (lyrics - 1 episode, 1972) (music - 1 episode, 1972)
- Episode #1.7 (1972) ... (lyrics: "Something") / (music: "Something")
 1970-1972 The Mike Douglas Show (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Episode dated 17 March 1972 (1972) ... (writer: "Something")
- Episode dated 11 September 1970 (1970) ... (writer: "If I Needed Someone")
 1971 Mad Dogs & Englishmen (Documentary) (writer: "Something")
 1971 Three for One (writer: "My Sweet Lord" - uncredited)
 1970 Let It Be (Documentary) (writer: "I Me Mine", "Dig It", "For You Blue")
 1970 Jimmy Durante Presents the Lennon Sisters (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 14 March 1970 (1970) ... (writer: "Something" - uncredited)
 1969 Music Scene (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.8 (1969) ... (writer: "Something")
 1968 Yellow Submarine (writer: "Love You To", "Think For Yourself", "It's All Too Much", "Only a Northern Song")
 1968 Wonderwall ("Ski-ing", "In the First Place") / (writer: "Microbes", "Red Lady Too", "Tabla and Pakavaj", "In the Park", "Drilling a Home", "Guru Vandana", "Greasy Legs", "Ski-ing", "Gat Kirwani", "Dream Scene", "Party Seacombe", "Love Scene", "Crying", "Cowboy Music", "Fantasy Sequins", "On the Bed", "Glass Box", "Wonderwall to be Here", "Singing Om")
 1967 Magical Mystery Tour (TV Special) (writer: "Flying", "Blue Jay Way")
 1967 Hoepla (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Bont, snel, flitsend (1967) ... (writer: "Within You Without You" - uncredited)
 1964-1965 The Ed Sullivan Show (TV Series) (performer - 4 episodes)
- Episode #19.1 (1965) ... (performer: "I Feel Fine" (uncredited), "I'm Down", "Act Naturally", "Ticket to Ride", "Yesterday", "Help!")
- Episode #17.21 (1964) ... (performer: "Twist and Shout", "Please Please Me", "I Want to Hold Your Hand" - uncredited)
- Episode #17.20 (1964) ... (performer: "She Loves You" (uncredited), "This Boy" (uncredited), "All My Loving" (uncredited), "I Saw Her Standing There" (uncredited), "From Me to You" (uncredited), "I Want to Hold Your Hand")
- Episode #17.19 (1964) ... (performer: "All My Loving", "Till There Was You", "She Loves You", "I Saw Her Standing There", "I Want to Hold Your Hand" - uncredited)
 1965 Hollywood a Go Go (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.33 (1965) ... (writer: "You Like Me Too Much")
 1965 Help! (writer: "I Need You" (1965))
 1964 A Hard Day's Night (writer: "Don't Bother Me" (1963) - uncredited)
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Other Works:

Album: "1962-1966" (w/The Beatles) See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Biographical Movie | 3 Print Biographies | 12 Portrayals | 4 Interviews | 50 Articles | 5 Pictorials | 21 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Alternate Names:

The Beatles | George | Nelson Wilbury

Height:

5' 10" (1.78 m)
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"Yeah, it's like a built in thing. If I play a song to Ringo I don't need to say to him, you know I want it to go like this, I just play it and he joins in. He's got a great feel. Ringo's like I sort of don't practice much on the guitar I sort of pick up and play it when I need to and he's the same, he never practices, he's a very naughty boy. But he just gets his sticks and he just does it and ... See more »

Trivia:

Son, Dhani Harrison (born 1 August 1978) was a student at Brown University. See more »

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Long hair See more »

Star Sign:

Pisces

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