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Cliff Richard

Cliff Richard burst onto the rock'n'roll world in 1958 with his hit single Move It. He was then known as Britain's answer to Elvis Presley. His first film was Serious Charge (1959) followed by Expresso Bongo (1959), Wonderful to Be Young! (1961) and Summer Holiday (1963). Wonderful to Be Young! (1961) and Summer Holiday (1963) were both massive ... See full bio »
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 2012 Love Me Do: The Beatles '62 (TV Movie documentary) (performer: "The Young Ones")
 2012 The Diamond Jubilee Concert (TV Special) (performer: "Dynamite", "The Young Ones", "Devil Woman", "We Don't Talk (Anymore)", "Wired For Sound", "The Millennium Prayer", "Congratulations")
 2012 No me la puc treure del cap (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Televisió i publicitat (2012) ... (performer: "Congratulations")
 2011 Britain's Favourite Christmas Songs (TV Movie documentary) (performer: "Little Town", "Saviour's Day", "Mistletoe and Wine", "The Millennium Prayer")
 2010 The Indian Doctor (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- The Arrival (2010) ... (performer: "Move It")
 2010 Grown Ups (performer: "Devil Woman")
 1985-2010 EastEnders (TV Series) (performer - 5 episodes)
- Episode dated 30 April 2010 (2010) ... (performer: "The Young Ones" - uncredited)
- Episode dated 21 December 2000 (2000) ... (performer: "Mistletoe and Wine" - uncredited)
- Episode dated 25 December 1996 (1996) ... (performer: "Saviour's Day" - uncredited)
- Episode #1.68 (1985) ... (performer: "She's So Beautiful" - uncredited)
- Episode #1.44 (1985) ... (performer: "Devil Woman" - uncredited)
 2009 The New Paul O'Grady Show (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 30 November 2009 (2009) ... (performer: "Singing the Blues")
 2009 50 años de (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Eurovisión (2009) ... (performer: "Congratulations")
 2009 Electric Dreams (TV Mini-Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- The 1980s (2009) ... (performer: "Wired For Sound")
 2009 Doctor Who (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Planet of the Dead (2009) ... (performer: "Summer Holiday " - uncredited)
 2008 Banda sonora (TV Series) (performer - 3 episodes)
- Episode #4.6 (2008) ... (performer: "The Young Ones")
- Episode #3.12 (2008) ... (performer: "Living Doll")
- Episode #3.10 (2008) ... (performer: "Congratulations")
 2008 New Tricks (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- A Face for Radio (2008) ... (performer: "Wired for Sound" - uncredited)
 2006 Losing Gemma (TV Movie) (performer: "Living Doll")
 2002 Party at the Palace: The Queen's Concerts, Buckingham Palace (TV Movie documentary) (performer: "Living Doll", "Move It", "Good Vibrations")
 2001 Stars 2001 - Die Aids-Gala (TV Special documentary) (performer: "Over the Rainbow", "Wonderful World")
 2001 Lindenstraße (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Glück im Unglück (2001) ... (performer: "Sag 'No' zu ihm" - uncredited)
 1993-1998 Tohuwabohu (TV Series) (performer - 6 episodes)
- Blasts from the Past (1998) ... (performer: "Do You Wanna Dance" - uncredited)
- Tralala 2 bzw. 40 (1997) ... (performer: "Sag 'No' zu ihm" - uncredited)
- 36/Pair/Rouge (1996) ... (performer: "Do You Wanna Dance" - uncredited)
- Zweiundzwanzig (1995) ... (performer: "Sag 'No' zu ihm" - uncredited)
- Variation 18 (1994) ... (performer: "Do You Wanna Dance" - uncredited)
 1996 Ballykissangel (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Fallen Angel (1996) ... (performer: "Living Doll" - uncredited)
 1995 Noel's Christmas Presents (TV Movie) (performer: "Mistletoe and Wine" - uncredited)
 1995 Goodnight Sweetheart (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Who's Taking You Home Tonight? (1995) ... (performer: "We Don't Talk Anyone" - uncredited)
 1989 A Bit of a Do (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- The Registry Office Wedding (1989) ... (performer: "We Don't Talk Anymore" - uncredited)
 1988 Derrick (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Das Piräus-Abenteuer (1988) ... (performer: "Some people")
 1987 Young Love: Lemon Popsicle 7 (performer: "Lucky Lips (Are Made For Kissin')")
 1983 Cool Cats: 25 Years of Rock 'n' Roll Style (Video documentary) (performer: "Turn Me Loose" - uncredited)
 1983 Private Popsicle (performer: "Living Doll", "Lucky Lips")
 1981 Only Fools and Horses.... (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Christmas Crackers (1981) ... (performer: "Daddy's Home", "Shakin' All Over")
 1981 Endless Love (performer: "Dreamin'")
 1980 Xanadu (performer: "Suddenly")
 1980 Olivia Newton-John: Hollywood Nights (TV Special) (performer: "Oh Boy!", "Suddenly", "Heartache Tonight")
 1976-1979 Top of the Pops (TV Series) (performer - 18 episodes)
- Episode dated 13 September 1979 (1979) ... (performer: "We Don't Talk Anymore")
- Episode dated 30 August 1979 (1979) ... (performer: "We Don't Talk Anymore")
- Episode dated 23 August 1979 (1979) ... (performer: "We Don't Talk Anymore")
- Episode dated 9 August 1979 (1979) ... (performer: "We Don't Talk Anymore")
- Episode dated 26 July 1979 (1979) ... (performer: "We Don't Talk Anymore")
 1977 Peppermint Soda (performer: "Summer Holiday")
 1974 It's Cliff Richard (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 28 September 1974 (1974) ... (performer: "I'm Leaving It All Up To You", "Pigeon", "All I Have To Do Is Dream", "Proud Mary")
 1974 Take Me High (performer: "It's Only Money", "Midnight Blue", "Winning", "The Anti-Brotherhood Of Man", "Why?", "Life", "The Game", "Brumburger Duet", "Driving", "Take Me High", "Join the Band", "The Word is Love", "Brumburger (Finale)")
 1970 Two a Penny (lyrics: "Two a Penny", "Love You Forever Today", "Questions") / (music: "Two a Penny", "Love You Forever Today", "Questions") / (performer: "Two a Penny", "Love You Forever Today", "Questions")
 1969 Pop Go the Sixties! (TV Movie) (performer: "Bachelor Boy", "Congratulations") / (writer: "Bachelor Boy")
 1968 The Eurovision Song Contest (TV Special) (performer: "Congratulations")
 1968 Cilla (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.6 (1968) ... (performer: "Wonderful World", "Do You Remember?", "High'n'Dry", "The Sound of the Candyman's Trumpet", "Congratulations", "Little Rag Doll")
 1966 Thunderbirds Are GO (performer: "Shooting Star")
 1964 Swingers' Paradise (performer: "Wonderful Life", "A Girl in Every Port", "Home", "A Little Imagination", "On The Beach", "In The Stars", "We Love a Movie", "What've I Gotta Do", "Do You Remember", "All Kinds of People", "A Matter of Moments", "Youth and Experience", "If I Had A Talking Picture of You")
 1964 Cliff! (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 18 June 1964 (1964) ... (performer: "A Swingin' Affair", "Wonderful Life")
 1964 Die ganze Welt ist himmelblau (performer: "Rote Lippen soll man küssen")
 1963 Summer Holiday ("Bachelor Boy", "Big News") / (performer: "Summer Holiday", "Bachelor Boy", "Les Girls")
 1961 Wonderful to Be Young! (performer: "Nothing's Impossible", "Got a Funny Feeling", "We Say Yeah", "The Young Ones", "What Do You Know, We've Got A Show", "Just Dance", "Lessons in Love:, "The Girl in Your Arms", "Living Doll", "(It's) Wonderful To Be Young" (US print only))
 1959 Expresso Bongo (performer: "The Shrine on the Second Floor", "A Voice in the Wilderness", "Bongo Blues" (instrumental), "Love")
 1959 Serious Charge (performer: "Living Doll", "Mad About You" (as "Mad"), "No Turning Back")
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Personal Details

Other Works:

He acted in Dave Clark's musical, "Time," at the Dominion Theatre in London, England with Laurence Olivier (played Akash), Dilys Watling, and Bernard Lloyd in the cast. See more »

Publicity Listings:

3 Biographical Movies | 1 Print Biography | 2 Interviews | 11 Articles | 6 Pictorials | 57 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Official Sites:

Alternate Names:

Sir Cliff Richard OBE | Sir Cliff Richard | Cliff Richard and the Shadows


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Personal Quote:

Airplay is vital for single hits. The only way I can have a fair competition is if your records are on the radio - gone are the days where the likes of myself, Elton John, Tina Turner, Phil Collins have our records played. There is an ageism in the radio industry. If you ask me to record a new song, I'm not sure it would get the support it needs. See more »


He has more Top 10 hits than any other artist - 65 at the last count (including 14 no.1s). See more »


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