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Guitarist and songwriter Chris Stein was born on January 5, 1950 in Brooklyn, New York City. He's the only child of father Ben and mother Estelle. Stein originally wanted to be an Egyptologist, but shifted his interest to music after his parents bought him his first guitar at age eleven. Chris attended P.S. 199 for grades one through six, went to ... See full bio »
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 2014 Mais Você (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 25 August 2014 (2014) ... (writer: "Heart of Glass" - uncredited)
 2014 Guapas (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Los nenitos (2014) ... (writer: "Sunday Girl" - uncredited)
 2014 Os Homens São de Marte... E é pra Lá que Eu Vou! (writer: "Heart of Glass")
 2014 Masters Snooker (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Final, Part 2 (2014) ... (writer: "Rapture" - uncredited)
 2013 CBGB (writer: "Sunday Girl")
 2013 This Is the End (writer: "Step Into a World (Rapture's Delight)")
 2013 Top of the Pops: The Story of 1978 (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "Picture This")
 2012 VH1 Divas 2012 (TV Movie) (writer: "Heart of Glass")
 2012 Girl Most Likely (writer: "Sunday Girl", "Dreaming " (uncredited))
 2012 The Iceman (writer: "Heart of Glass" - as Christopher Stein)
 2012 London Calling (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Every Picture Tells a Story (2012) ... (writer: "Picture This" - uncredited)
 2011 Shame (writer: "Rapture")
 2011 Super 8 (writer: "Heart of Glass")
 2011 The Snows of Kilimanjaro (writer: "Heart of Glass")
 2011/I Bridesmaids (writer: "Rip Her to Shreds", "Rip Her to Shreds (Live)")
 2011 Cuéntame (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Sagrillas. Exterior noche (2011) ... (writer: "Heart of Glass")
 2011 Til the End of the Day (Short) (writer: "Fade Away and Radiate")
 2010 Sex and the City 2 (writer: "Rapture")
 2009-2010 Glee (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Home (2010) ... (writer: "Heart of Glass" - uncredited)
- The Rhodes Not Taken (2009) ... (writer: "Heart of Glass" - uncredited)
 2010 Cold Case (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Bombers (2010) ... (writer: "Rapture" (uncredited), "Rapture" (Uncredited))
 2009 Jennifer's Body (writer: "In the Flesh")
 2009 Accidents Happen (writer: "Dreaming")
 2008 Zack and Miri Make a Porno (writer: "Dreaming")
 2008 Pussycat Dolls Present: Girlicious (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Style (2008) ... (writer: "Heart of Glass")
 2008 Karaoke Revolution Presents: American Idol Encore (Video Game) (writer: "Heart Of Glass")
 2007 The Heartbreak Kid (writer: "Rapture")
 2007 Timecrimes (writer: "Picture This")
 2007 In the City of Sylvia (writer: "Heart of Glass" - as Stein)
 2007 Margot at the Wedding (writer: "Sunday Girl" - as Christopher Stein)
 2007 Damages (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Get Me a Lawyer (2007) ... (writer: "Heart of Glass")
 2007 We Own the Night (writer: "Heart of Glass", "Rapture" - as Christopher Stein)
 2007 Gracie (writer: "Heart of Glass")
 2006 Gilmore Girls (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- I Get a Sidekick Out of You (2006) ... (writer: "Heart of Glass" - uncredited)
 2006 The Sopranos (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Members Only (2006) ... (writer: "Dreaming" - uncredited)
 2005 The Business (writer: "Heart of Glass")
 2005 Nearing Grace (writer: "Heart of Glass")
 2005 Live from New York: The First 5 Years of Saturday Night Live (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "Dreaming")
 2005 Ellie Parker (writer: "Heart of Glass")
 2004 Le plus beau jour de ma vie (writer: "Heart of Glass")
 2004 Personal Sergeant (writer: "Drive")
 2004 The Secret Adventures of Gustave Klopp (writer: "Heart of Glass")
 2004 In the Battlefields (writer: "Heart of glass")
 2004 Mean Girls ("Rip Her to Shreds")
 2003 Mayor of the Sunset Strip (Documentary) (writer: "Dreaming" - as Christopher Stein)
 2003 Pull Out (Documentary) ("Heart of Glass")
 2003 Anger Management (writer: "Heart of Glass" - as Christopher Stein)
 2003 End of the Century (Documentary) (writer: "Heart of Glass" - as Christopher Stein)
 2002 Absolutely Fabulous (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Gay (2002) ... (writer: "Youth Nabbed As Sniper", "I'm On E" - uncredited)
 2002 The Rules of Attraction (writer: "Sunday Girl" - as Christopher Stein)
 2001 The Wash (writer: "Rapture" - as Christopher Stein)
 2001 Glitter (writer: "Heart Of Glass")
 2001 Walk on By: The Story of Popular Song (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Pure Pop (2001) ... (writer: "Heart of Glass")
 2001 100 Greatest Number One Singles (TV Special documentary) (writer: "Heart of Glass")
 2001 Top of the Pops: The True Story (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "Dreaming")
 2000 Lucky Numbers (writer: "Rapture")
 2000 The Crow: Salvation (writer: "Antihistamine")
 1999 Queer as Folk (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.5 (1999) ... (writer: "Picture This")
 1999 200 Cigarettes (as C. Stein, "Rapture", "In the Flesh", "No Exit (The Loud Allstar Rock Remix)")
 1999 No Exit (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "Dreaming", "Screaming Skin", "Forgive and Forget", "Shayla", "Sunday Girl", "In the Flesh", "Rapture", "Rip Her to Shreds", "Heart of Glass")
 1998 SLC Punk! (writer: "Dreaming")
 1998 54 (writer: "Heart Of Glass")
 1998 Whatever (writer: "The Hardest Part")
 1998 The Last Days of Disco (writer: "Heart of Glass")
 1997 One Night Stand (writer: "Heart of Glass")
 1997 L.A. Johns (TV Movie) (writer: "Heart Of Glass")
 1997 True Love and Chaos (writer: "Heart of Glass")
 1997 Donnie Brasco (writer: "Heart Of Glass" (1975))
 1996 Due South (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Some Like It Red (1996) ... (writer: "Heart of Glass")
 1996 Mystery Science Theater 3000 (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Escape 2000 (1996) ... (writer: "Heart of Glass")
 1995 Kicking and Screaming (writer: "Heart of Glass")
 1995 A Midwinter's Tale (writer: "Heart of Glass")
 1993 Beavis and Butt-Head (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Kidnapped (1993) ... (writer: "Rapture")
 1990 Superstar: The Life and Times of Andy Warhol (Documentary) (writer: "Heart of Glass")
 1988 A Nightmare on Elm Street 4: The Dream Master (writer: "In The Flesh")
 1987 Summer School (writer: "Rapture")
 1983 Cool Cats: 25 Years of Rock 'n' Roll Style (Video documentary) (writer: "The Hardest Part", "Heart of Glass" - uncredited)
 1983 Rock & Rule ("Angel's Song", "Invocation Song", "Send Love Through", "Pain & Suffering", "Send Love Through: Finale") / (writer: "Angel's Song", "Invocation Song", "Send Love Through", "Send Love Through: Finale")
 1983 Wild Style (Documentary) (performer: "Wild Style Theme Rap 1", "Wild Style Theme Rap 2") / (writer: "South Bronx Subway Rap", "Military Cut (Scratch Mix)", "M.C. Battle", "Fantastic Freaks at the Dixie", "Subway Theme", "Cold Crush Bros. At the Dixie", "Cuckoo Clocking", "Double Trouble at the Amphitheatre", "The Chief Rocker Busy Bee, D.J. A.J. At the Amphitheatre", "Gangbusters Scratch Mix", "Rammellzee and Shock Dell at the Amphitheatre", "Down By Law")
 1982 Soup for One (writer: "JUMP JUMP")
 1982 Splitz (writer: "Heart of Glass")
 1981 Downtown 81 (performer: "15 Minutes") / (writer: "Rapture", "15 Minutes")
 1981 Just Before Dawn (writer: "Heart Of Glass")
 1981 Endless Love (writer: "Heart Of Glass")
 1981 Polyester (lyrics: "POLYESTER") / (music: "POLYESTER")
 1979 Gettin' Down (writer: "Heart of Glass" - uncredited)
 1979 Voorbij, voorbij (TV Movie) (writer: "Heart of Glass" - uncredited)
 1979 Eat to the Beat (Video) (writer: "Shayla", "Die Young Stay Pretty", "Sound-A-Sleep", "Dreaming")
 1978-1979 Top of the Pops (TV Series) (writer - 4 episodes)
- Episode dated 8 February 1979 (1979) ... (writer: "Heart of Glass")
- Episode dated 25 January 1979 (1979) ... (writer: "Heart of Glass')
- Episode dated 28 September 1978 (1978) ... (writer: "Picture This")
- Episode dated 14 September 1978 (1978) ... (writer: "Picture This")
 1979 The Midnight Special (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #7.13 (1979) ... (writer: "Heart of Glass", "Sunday Girl" - uncredited)
 1978 Rock Concert (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 11 November 1978 (1978) ... (writer: "In The Sun", "In The Flesh")
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