STARmeter
SEE RANK
Up 1,537 this week

Lisa 'Left Eye' Lopes (1971–2002)


Controversial, flamboyant, and spontaneous are probably the best words to describe Lisa "Left Eye" Lopes. Born in Philadelphia, and raised throughout the world as the daughter of a U.S. Army serviceman, Lisa Lopes became one of the most important trendsetters in the 1990s music scene. After relocating to Atlanta during her young adult years, Lopes ... See full bio »

Died:

(age 30) in Jutiapa, Honduras

Sundance Film Festival 2017

Visit our Sundance guide for everything you need to know about the 2017 Sundance Film Festival including videos, a guide to what's showing this year, trending titles and more.

Visit our Guide to Sundance

Around The Web

 | 

Powered by ZergNet

On Amazon Video

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 28 people
created 22 Dec 2011
 
a list of 34 people
created 14 Jun 2012
 
a list of 36 people
created 31 Jul 2012
 
a list of 32 people
created 02 Nov 2013
 
a list of 33 people
created 20 Nov 2013
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb


How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Lisa 'Left Eye' Lopes's work have you seen?

User Polls

1 win. See more awards »

Known For

We're the Millers
We're the Millers Soundtrack
(2013)
Nothing to Lose
Nothing to Lose Soundtrack
(1997)
The Other Guys
The Other Guys Soundtrack
(2010)
Space Cowboys
Space Cowboys Soundtrack
(2000)

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Soundtrack (33 credits)
 2016 Who's Doing the Dishes? (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Gemma Bissix (2016) ... (writer: "Waterfalls" - uncredited)
 2016 Roadies (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Bryce Newman Letter (2016) ... (writer: "Kick Your Game" - uncredited)
 2016 Lip Sync Battle (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Zoe Saldana vs. Zachary Quinto (2016) ... (writer: "No Scrubs" - uncredited)
 2015 Scream Queens (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
- The Final Girl(s) (2015) ... (writer: "Waterfalls" - uncredited)
- Mommie Dearest (2015) ... (writer: "Waterfalls" - uncredited)
- Pilot (2015) ... (writer: "Waterfalls" - uncredited)
  The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) (music - 1 episode, 2015) (writer - 1 episode, 2014)
- Denis Leary/Molly Shannon/Kacey Musgraves (2015) ... (music: "Waterfalls")
- Bette Midler/Jim Gaffigan (2014) ... (writer: "Waterfalls")
 2015 It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Gang Group Dates (2015) ... (writer: "No Scrubs" - uncredited)
 2014 Bette Midler: One Night Only (TV Movie) (writer: "Waterfalls")
 2014 One Hit Wonderland (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Informer by Snow (2014) ... (writer: "Waterfalls")
 2014 Alba (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- 1995 (2014) ... (writer: "Waterfalls")
 2014 My Mad Fat Diary (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Girls (2014) ... (writer: "Waterfalls" - uncredited)
 2013 Dancing with the Stars (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Two-Night Finale: First Night (2013) ... (writer: "No Scrubs")
 2013 American Music Awards 2013 (TV Special) (writer: "Waterfalls")
 2013 We're the Millers (writer: "Waterfalls" - as Lisa Lopes)
 2012 The Xtra Factor (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Live Results Show 5 (2012) ... (writer: "Waterfalls")
 2012 The X Factor Philippines (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Top 9 Performance Night (2012) ... (writer: "Waterfalls")
 2010 Todd's Pop Song Reviews (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Cooler Than Me (2010) ... (writer: "No Scrubs")
 2010 The Other Guys (writer: "Waterfalls" - as Lisa Lopes)
 2009 Couples Retreat (writer: "WATERFALLS" - as Lisa Lopes)
 2007 Saturday Night Live (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Molly Shannon/Linkin Park (2007) ... (writer: "Waterfalls" - uncredited)
 2005 Girls and Boys: Sex and British Pop (TV Mini-Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Wannabe: The 1990s (2005) ... (writer: "Ain't 2 Proud 2 Beg" - uncredited)
 2005 The Wendell Baker Story (writer: "Waterfalls" - as Lisa Lopes)
 2004 Cold Case (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Resolutions (2004) ... (writer: "No Scrubs")
 2002 Dark Blue (writer: "Ain't 2 Proud 2 Beg" - as Lisa Lopes)
 2000 Space Cowboys (performer: "SPACE COWBOY (YIPEE-YI-YAY)")
 2000 EastEnders (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 31 July 2000 (2000) ... (writer: "Never Be the Same Again" - uncredited)
  Top of the Pops (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes, 2000) (writer - 2 episodes, 2000)
- Episode dated 7 April 2000 (2000) ... (performer: "Never Be the Same Again") / (writer: "Never Be the Same Again")
- Episode dated 31 March 2000 (2000) ... (performer: "Never Be the Same Again") / (writer: "Never Be the Same Again")
 2000 The Sopranos (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Toodle-Fucking-Oo (2000) ... (writer: "No Scrubs" - uncredited)
 1999 Sabrina, the Teenage Witch (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Aging, Not So Gracefully (1999) ... (performer: "Unpretty" - uncredited)
 1997 Nothing to Lose (performer: "Not Tonight (Remix)" - as Left Eye) / (writer: "Not Tonight (Remix)" - as L. Lopez)
 1996 Brit Awards 1996 (TV Special) (writer: "Waterfalls")
 1995 Waiting to Exhale (writer: "This Is How It Works" - as Lisa Lopes)
 1994 House Party 3 (writer: "Make Some Noise" - as Lisa Lopes)
 1992 Boomerang (as Lisa Lopes, "Reversal of a Dog")
Show Show Actress (2 credits)
Show Show Self (30 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (7 credits)

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

"Crazy, Sexy, Cool" (album with TLC - 1994) See more »

Publicity Listings:

5 Articles | 1 Pictorial | 5 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Official Sites:


Alternate Names:

Lisa 'Nina' Lopes | Lisa Lopes | Melanie C + Lisa Left Eye Lopes | Nina | TLC

Height:

5' 1" (1.55 m)
Edit

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

The only thing I've ever wanted to do was to help people, because there are a lot of sick people in the world, a lot of people who are struggling and suffering and they're just not happy. And I used to be one of those people, and I used to wish that my life would end, you know. If I was 20 I'd say 'Oh I can't stand to...I don't know if I'm going to live to be another 20 years, I can't take ... See more »

Trivia:

Lopes' white casket was engraved with a rap she recited on TLC's No. 1 song "Waterfalls". It reads, "Dreams are hopeless aspirations, in hopes of coming true, believe in yourself, the rest is up to me and you." See more »

Trademark:

She was in the habit of replacing one lens of her glasses with a condom during performances.

Nickname:

Nina See more »

Star Sign:

Gemini

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Dead pics jarulechik07
Amazingly Large Eyes Word-Weight
I STILL MISS HER:''(' MizzJacquetta-10
What happened to the girl she adopted? annnaelise
Left Eye biopic ZaEry
Lisa looked so young in her documentary reminiscent00
Discuss Lisa 'Left Eye' Lopes on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page