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Robert Palmer (II) (1949–2003)

Robert Palmer was born on January 19, 1949 in Batley, Yorkshire, England as Robert Allen Palmer. He was married to Susan Eileen Thatcher. He died on September 26, 2003 in Paris, France. See full bio »

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(age 54) in Paris, France

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Known For

American Psycho
American Psycho Soundtrack
(2000)
Pineapple Express
Pineapple Express Soundtrack
(2008)
Pretty Woman
Pretty Woman Soundtrack
(1990)
The Color of Money
The Color of Money Soundtrack
(1986)

Filmography

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  Who's Doing the Dishes? (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2015) (writer - 1 episode, 2015)
- Nancy Sorrell (2015) ... (performer: "Simply Irresistible" - uncredited) / (writer: "Simply Irresistible" - uncredited)
 2015 Strange Magic (writer: "Addicted To Love")
 2015 Bis (performer: "I Didn't Mean To Turn You On")
 2014 Glee (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Tested (2014) ... (writer: "Addicted to Love" - uncredited)
 2013 Tu cara me suena (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #3.3 (2013) ... (writer: "Simply Irresistible")
 2013 The Way Way Back (performer: "Sneakin' Sally Through The Alley")
 2012 What to Expect When You're Expecting (writer: "Addicted To Love")
  No me la puc treure del cap (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2012) (writer - 1 episode, 2012)
- Cançons per seduir (2012) ... (performer: "Simply Irresistible") / (writer: "Simply Irresistible")
 2011 Showboaters (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.4 (2011) ... (writer: "Addicted to Love" - uncredited)
  EastEnders (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes, 1996 - 2011) (writer - 2 episodes, 1996 - 2011)
- Episode dated 2 August 2011 (2011) ... (performer: "Addicted to Love" - uncredited) / (writer: "Addicted to Love" - uncredited)
- Episode dated 5 September 1996 (1996) ... (performer: "Addicted to Love" - uncredited) / (writer: "Addicted to Love" - uncredited)
  So You Think You Can Dance (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes, 2010 - 2011) (performer - 1 episode, 2011)
- Top 20 Perform Again (2011) ... (performer: "Addicted to Love") / (writer: "Addicted to Love")
- Top 11 Perform (2010) ... (writer: "Addicted to Love")
  20 to 1 (TV Series documentary) (performer - 4 episodes, 2007 - 2010) (writer - 3 episodes, 2007 - 2010)
- 80's Good, Bad & Ugly (2010) ... (performer: "Simply Irresistible") / (writer: "Simply Irresistible")
- Greatest Sports Movies of All Time (2010) ... (performer: "Bad Case of Lovin' You" - uncredited)
- Adults Only 20 to 01: Saucy Songs (2009) ... (performer: "Addicted To Love") / (writer: "Addicted To Love")
- Amazing Moments in Music (2007) ... (performer: "Addicted To Love") / (writer: "Addicted To Love")
  Dancing on Ice (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes, 2009 - 2010) (writer - 1 episode, 2009)
- Episode #5.13 (2010) ... (performer: "Bad Case of Loving You")
- Episode #4.11 (2009) ... (performer: "Addicted to Love") / (writer: "Addicted to Love")
  The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2010) (writer - 1 episode, 2010)
- Episode #6.90 (2010) ... (performer: "Addicted to Love" - uncredited) / (writer: "Addicted to Love" - uncredited)
 2009 Karaoke Revolution (Video Game) (writer: "Addicted To Love" - as Robert Allen Palmer)
 2004-2009 The X Factor (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
- Episode #6.11 (2009) ... (writer: "Addicted to Love" - uncredited)
- Bootcamp 1 (2007) ... (writer: "Stickwitu" - uncredited)
- Live Show 3 (2004) ... (writer: "Addicted to Love")
 2009 Dancing with the Stars (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #9.2 (2009) ... (writer: "Simply Irresistible" - uncredited)
  Breaking Bad (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2009) (writer - 1 episode, 2009)
- Over (2009) ... (performer: "Every Kind of People" - uncredited) / (writer: "Every Kind of People" - uncredited)
  Dancing with the Stars (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2009) (writer - 1 episode, 2009)
- Round 1: Part 1 (2009) ... (performer: "Addicted to Love" - uncredited) / (writer: "Addicted to Love" - uncredited)
 2009 Cold Case (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Breaking News (2009) ... ("Simply Irresistible", uncredited)
 2008 Everybody Hates Chris (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Everybody Hates Tattaglia (2008) ... (writer: "Some Like It Hot")
 2008 Pineapple Express (performer: "Woke Up Laughing") / (writer: "Woke Up Laughing")
 2008 It Takes Two (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- '80s Gold Spectacular (2008) ... (writer: "Simply Irresistible")
 2008 Skins (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Sketch (2008) ... (performer: "Addicted To Love" - uncredited)
 2008 Ugly Betty (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- A Thousand Words by Friday (2008) ... (writer: "Simply Irresistible" - uncredited)
 2007 Nancy Drew (writer: "Looking for Clues")
 2007 Karaoke Revolution Presents: American Idol (Video Game) ("Stickwitu")
 2006 Australian Idol (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Top 12 Performance Show: Idol's Choice (2006) ... (writer: "Stickwitu")
 2006 Just My Luck (performer: "Some Guys Have All the Luck")
 2006 Idol - Jakten på en superstjerne (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Topp 40 Wild Card (2006) ... (writer: "Stickwitu")
 2005 2005 Radio Music Awards (TV Special) (writer: "Stickwitu / Santa Baby")
  Reunion (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2005) (writer - 1 episode, 2005)
- 1986 (2005) ... (performer: "Addicted to Love") / (writer: "Addicted to Love")
 2005 Brit Awards 2005 (TV Special) (writer: "Addicted To Love")
 2004 Little Black Book (performer: "Simply Irresistible", "Bad Case of Loving You (Doctor, Doctor)") / (writer: "Simply Irresistible")
 2004 A Cinderella Story (writer: "The Best Day Of My Life")
 2004 What the #$*! Do We (K)now!? (Documentary) (performer: "Addicted to Love") / (writer: "Addicted to Love")
 2003 Wonderland (performer: "Spanish Moon" (1974))
 2003 100 Most Irresistible Women (TV Movie documentary) ("Simply Irresistible")
 2003 Bringing Down the House (performer: "Simply Irresistible" (1988)) / (writer: "Simply Irresistible" (1988))
  I Love the '80s (TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode, 2002) (writer - 1 episode, 2002)
- 1987 (2002) ... (performer: "Addicted To Love") / (writer: "Addicted To Love")
 2002 Scrubs (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- My First Step (2002) ... (performer: "Bad Case of Loving You (Doctor, Doctor)")
 2002 Contact (TV Movie) (performer: "Simply Irresistible") / (writer: "Simply Irresistible")
 2001 As Filhas da Mãe (TV Series) (writer: "Addicted to Love")
 2000 The 54th Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) (writer: "Simply Irresistible")
 2000 Saving Grace (performer: "Witchcraft")
 2000 American Psycho (performer: "Simply Irresistible") / (writer: "Simply Irresistible" - as Robert Allen Palmer)
 1999 Zärtliche Begierde (TV Movie) (performer: "Addicted To Love") / (writer: "Addicted To Love")
 1997 Addicted to Love (writer: "Addicted to Love")
 1997 Romy and Michele's High School Reunion (performer: "Addicted to Love", "Bad Case of Lovin' You") / (writer: "Addicted to Love")
 1996 The Evening Star (performer: "Addicted to Love") / (writer: "Addicted to Love")
  Ballykissangel (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 1996) (writer - 1 episode, 1996)
- Fallen Angel (1996) ... (performer: "Addicted To Love" - uncredited) / (writer: "Addicted To Love" - uncredited)
 1996 Fort Alpha (TV Series) (performer: "Best of Both Worlds") / (writer: "Best of Both Worlds")
 1995 Die Harald Schmidt Show (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Show #10 (1995) ... (performer: "Respect Yourself", "Sneakin' Sally Through the Alley")
  Beavis and Butt-Head (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 1995) (writer - 1 episode, 1995)
- Party (1995) ... (performer: "Simply Irresistible") / (writer: "Simply Irresistible")
 1994 Ready to Wear (performer: "Addicted to Love") / (writer: "Addicted to Love")
 1993 True Romance (performer: "(Love Is) A Tender Trap")
  Doogie Howser, M.D. (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes, 1991 - 1992) (writer - 1 episode, 1991)
- If This Is Adulthood, I'd Rather Be in Philadelphia (1992) ... (performer: "Bad Case of Loving You (Doctor, Doctor)" - uncredited)
- The Cheese Stands Alone (1991) ... (performer: "Addicted to Love" - uncredited) / (writer: "Addicted to Love" - uncredited)
 1992 Bukas tatakpan ka ng diyaryo (performer: "Addicted To Love") / (writer: "Addicted To Love")
  Beverly Hills, 90210 (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 1991) (writer - 1 episode, 1991)
- Wildfire (1991) ... (performer: "Addicted to Love" - uncredited) / (writer: "Addicted to Love" - uncredited)
 1991 Northern Exposure (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Spring Break (1991) ... (writer: "Simply Irresistible" - uncredited)
 1990 Pretty Woman (performer: "Life In Detail") / (writer: "Life In Detail")
 1990 Screen Two (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Small Zones (1990) ... (writer: "Addicted to Love" - uncredited)
 1990 Diese Drombuschs (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Abschied im Zorn (1990) ... (performer: "Simply Irresistible")
  Soul Train (TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode, 1989) (writer - 1 episode, 1989)
- Robert Palmer/Atlantic Starr/Stephanie Mills (1989) ... (performer: "Simply Irresistible", "She Makes My Day" - uncredited) / (writer: "Simply Irresistible", "She Makes My Day" - uncredited)
 1989 Dream Baby (TV Movie) (writer: "Addicted to Love" - uncredited)
 1988 Midnight Caller (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- After It Happened (1988) ... (performer: "Bad Case of Loving You (Doctor, Doctor)")
 1988 Cocktail (performer: "Addicted To Love") / (writer: "Addicted To Love")
 1988 Shades of Love: Indigo Autumn (TV Movie) (performer: "Riptide")
 1988 Casual Sex? (performer: "I Didn't Mean to Turn You On")
 1988 You Can't Hurry Love (performer: "ADDICTED TO LOVE") / (writer: "ADDICTED TO LOVE")
 1988 Return of the Living Dead II (performer: "Bad Case of Lovin You", "Looking For Clues") / (producer: "Bad Case of Lovin You", "Looking For Clues") / (writer: "Looking For Clues")
 1988 Robert Palmer: Early in the Morning (Video short) (performer: "Early In The Morning")
 1987 Sweet Lies (performer: "SWEET LIES", "MONOGAMY") / (writer: "SWEET LIES", "MONOGAMY", "WOKE UP LAUGHING")
  Simon & Simon (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 1987) (writer - 1 episode, 1987)
- Lost Lady (1987) ... (performer: "Addicted to Love" - uncredited) / (writer: "Addicted to Love" - uncredited)
 1987 The Bedroom Window (performer: "Hyperactive") / (writer: "Hyperactive")
 1986 Women in Rock (Video documentary) (writer: "Doctor, Doctor")
 1986 The Morning After (performer: "ADDICTED TO LOVE") / (writer: "ADDICTED TO LOVE")
 1986 A Year in the Life (TV Mini-Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Springtime/Autumn (1986) ... (performer: "I Didn't Mean to Turn You On" - uncredited)
 1986 The Color of Money (performer: "My Baby's In Love With Another Guy", "Let Yourself In For It") / (writer: "Let Yourself In For It")
 1986 The Wraith (performer: "ADDICTED TO LOVE") / (writer: "ADDICTED TO LOVE")
  Amazing Stories (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 1986) (writer - 1 episode, 1986)
- Miscalculation (1986) ... (performer: "Addicted to Love") / (writer: "Addicted to Love")
 1986 The Young and the Restless (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.3349 (1986) ... (writer: "Addicted to Love")
  The A-Team (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 1986) (writer - 1 episode, 1986)
- The Sound of Thunder (1986) ... (performer: "Addicted To Love") / (writer: "Addicted To Love")
 1986 Dangerously Close (performer: "Addicted To Love") / (writer: "Addicted To Love")
  Saturday Night Live (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 1986) (writer - 1 episode, 1986)
- Griffin Dunne/Rosanne Cash (1986) ... (performer: "Addicted to Love") / (writer: "Addicted to Love")
 1986 The Power Station Video (Video documentary short) (writer: "Some Like It Hot", "Communication")
 1985 Live Aid (TV Special documentary) (writer: "Murderess")
 1985 The Power Station: Communication (Video short) (writer: "Communication")
 1985 The Power Station: Some Like It Hot (Video short) (writer: "Some Like It Hot")
 1982 Summer Lovers (writer: "Johnny and Mary")
 1981 King of the Mountain ("LOOKING FOR CLUES")
  Derrick (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 1981) (writer - 1 episode, 1981)
- Kein Garten Eden (1981) ... (performer: "Johnny and Mary") / (writer: "Johnny and Mary")
 1980 Top of the Pops (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes)
- Episode dated 18 December 1980 (1980) ... (performer: "Looking for Clues")
- Episode dated 27 November 1980 (1980) ... (performer: "Looking for Clues")
 1979 WKRP in Cincinnati (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- For Love or Money: Part 1 (1979) ... (performer: "Bad Case of Loving You")
 1978 Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band (performer: "Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band" (Finale))
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Height:

5' 9" (1.75 m)
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