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Carl Smyth

Cathal Joseph Patrick Smyth is perhaps best known as Chas Smash the inimitable Master Of Ceremonies, Chief Nutty Dancer, trumpet player & co-vocalist in the hugely popular British band, Madness, who have an impressive 21 UK Top 20 singles to their credit & are generally viewed as the masters of the pop video. He is the recipient of two Ivor Novello... See full bio »

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Der Wixxer
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 2017 Tu cara me suena (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #6.2 (2017) ... (writer: "Our House")
 2017 Riverdale (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Chapter Eight: The Outsiders (2017) ... (writer: "Our House")
 2016 Glastonbury 2016 (TV Mini-Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Day 2, Part 2 (2016) ... (writer: "Wings of a Dove", "Our House", "Night Boat to Cairo")
 2016 The Brothers Grimsby (writer: "Our House" - as Cathal Smyth)
 2014 Rio 2 (writer: "The Prince (Wubble-U Remix)")
 2011 Raising Hope (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Burt's Parents (2011) ... (writer: "Our House" - uncredited)
 2010 20 to 1 (TV Series documentary) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- 80's Good, Bad & Ugly (2010) ... (lyrics: "Our House" - uncredited)
 2010 Lifted (lyrics: "Our House")
 2008 Brothers & Sisters (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Everything Must Go (2008) ... (writer: "Our House" - uncredited)
 2007 SingStar '80s (Video Game) (writer: "Our House")
 2004 Cold Case (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- It's Raining Men (2004) ... (music: "Our House" - uncredited)
 2004 Shark Tale (writer: "The Prince (Wubble-U Remix)")
 2004 Der Wixxer (lyrics: "The Wizard") / (music: "The Wizard")
 2003 History Detectives (TV Series documentary) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Mexican Currency/Pirate Spyglass/Railroad Station (2003) ... (lyrics: "Our House" - uncredited)
  S.P.U.N.G (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode, 2002) (music - 1 episode, 2002)
- Fy fan vad vi är bra! (2002) ... (lyrics: "Our House") / (music: "Our House")
 1999 10 Things I Hate About You (writer: "Wings Of A Dove")
 1984 The Young Ones (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Sick (1984) ... (writer: "Our House" - as Carl "Chas Smash" Smyth)
 1982 Top of the Pops (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Episode dated 4 March 1982 (1982) ... (writer: "Cardiac Arrest")
- Episode dated 18 February 1982 (1982) ... (writer: "Cardiac Arrest")
 1982 Take It or Leave It (Documentary) (writer: "Don't Quote Me On That")
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Other Works:

He performed in the ballet, "Stomp," in a Yes/No People production at the Sadler's Wells Theatre in London, England with Luke Cresswell, Nick Dwyer, Sarah Eddy, Theseus Gerard, Fraser Morrison, David Olrod, and Fiona Wilkes in the cast.

Alternate Names:

Jimmy Oooh | Chas Smash | Carl Smith | Cathal Smyth


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Currently running his record label; RGR, recording & performing with Madness.

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