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Cat Stevens

Cat Stevens was born on July 21, 1948 in London, England as Stephen Demetre Georgiou. He has been married to Fawzia Ali since September 9, 1979. They have five children. See full bio »
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 2015 Elementary (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- When Your Number's Up (2015) ... (performer: "Cat & the Dog Trap" - uncredited)
  Parenthood (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2015) (writer - 1 episode, 2015)
- May God Bless and Keep You Always (2015) ... (performer: "Wild World" - uncredited) / (writer: "Wild World" - uncredited)
  The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes, 2014) (arranger - 1 episode, 2014) (writer - 1 episode, 2014)
- Martin Freeman/Megan Mullally/Yusuf (2014) ... (arranger: "You Are My Sunshine") / (performer: "You Are My Sunshine" - as Yusuf / Cat Stevens)
- Anne Hathaway/Marlon Wayans/Yusuf Islam (2014) ... (performer: "The First Cut Is the Deepest", "Wild World" - as Yusuf, uncredited) / (writer: "The First Cut Is the Deepest", "Wild World" - as Yusuf, uncredited)
  The Simpsons (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2014) (writer - 1 episode, 2014)
- Super Franchise Me (2014) ... (performer: "Tea for the Tillerman" - uncredited) / (writer: "Tea for the Tillerman" - uncredited)
 2014 My Mad Fat Diary (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Inappropriate Adult (2014) ... (writer: "The First Cut Is the Deepest" - uncredited)
 2014 Coach Trip (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Chambery (2014) ... (performer: "Morning Has Broken" - uncredited)
 2013 Sources of Life (performer: "Morning Has Broken")
 2013 Jobs (performer: "Peace Train", "You Can Do (Whatever)") / (writer: "Peace Train", "You Can Do (Whatever)")
 2012 The X Factor (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Live Show 1 (2012) ... (writer: "Father and Son")
 2012 Seven Psychopaths (lyrics: "The First Cut Is the Deepest" - as Yusuf Islam) / (music: "The First Cut Is the Deepest" - as Yusuf Islam)
 2012 Freshly Squeezed (lyrics: "If You Want to Sing Out, Sing Out" - as Yusuf Islam) / (music: "If You Want to Sing Out, Sing Out" - as Yusuf Islam) / (performer: "If You Want to Sing Out, Sing Out")
  How I Met Your Mother (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode, 2012) (music - 1 episode, 2012) (performer - 1 episode, 2012)
- The Magician's Code: Part 2 (2012) ... (lyrics: "The Wind" - uncredited) / (music: "The Wind" - uncredited) / (performer: "The Wind" - uncredited)
 2012 Banda sonora (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #8.9 (2012) ... (performer: "Morning Has Broken")
 2012 Pablo (performer: "If You Want to Sing Out, Sing Out") / (writer: "If You Want to Sing Out, Sing Out")
 2012 The Imposter (Documentary) (performer: "The Wind") / (writer: "The Wind" - as Ysuf Islam)
 2011 We Bought a Zoo (performer: "Don't Be Shy") / (writer: "Don't Be Shy" - as Yusuf Islam)
 2011 House M.D. (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Risky Business (2011) ... (performer: "Morning Has Broken")
 2011 Once Upon a Time (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- The Thing You Love Most (2011) ... (performer: "Don't Be Shy" - uncredited)
 2011 Independent Lens (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Bhutto (2011) ... (writer: "Wild World" - as Yusuf Islam)
  Dancing Stars (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2011) (writer - 1 episode, 2011)
- Episode #6.2 (2011) ... (performer: "If You Want To Sing Out, Sing Out" - uncredited) / (writer: "If You Want To Sing Out, Sing Out" - uncredited)
 2011 Immigrants' Children Will Always Break Their Parents Hearts (Short) (writer: "Father and son")
  One Night Stand (TV Series short) (performer - 1 episode, 2010) (writer - 1 episode, 2010)
- Kid Went Nuts! (2010) ... (performer: "Wild World") / (writer: "Wild World")
 2010 Oranges and Sunshine (performer: "Wild World") / (writer: "Wild World")
 2010 Multiple Sarcasms (writer: "The Wind", "Maybe There's a World" - as Yusuf Islam)
 2009 Electric Dreams (TV Mini-Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- The 1970s (2009) ... (performer: "Morning Has Broken")
 2009 The Invention of Lying (writer: "Sitting" (1972) - as Yusuf Islam)
 2009 Pirate Radio (performer: "Father and Son" (1970)) / (writer: "Father and Son" (1970))
 2009 Everyone Else (performer: "How Can I Tell You ") / (writer: "How Can I Tell You ")
 2009 ZOS: Zone of Separation (TV Mini-Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Hour Three: Call to Prayer (2009) ... (writer: "Peace Train" - as Yusuf Islam)
 2008 Life on Mars (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Tuesday's Dead (2008) ... (performer: "Tuesday's Dead" - uncredited)
 2008 The Brothers Bloom (performer: "Miles from Nowhere") / (writer: "Miles from Nowhere" - as Yusuf Islam)
 2008 American Teen (Documentary) (performer: "Trouble") / (writer: "Trouble")
  Little Mosque on the Prairie (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode, 2007) (music - 1 episode, 2007)
- Eid's a Wonderful Life (2007) ... (lyrics: "PEACE TRAIN") / (music: "PEACE TRAIN")
 2007 Mr. Magorium's Wonder Emporium (performer: "Don't Be Shy") / (writer: "Don't Be Shy" - as Yusuf Islam)
 2007 Martian Child (performer: "Don't Be Shy") / (writer: "Don't Be Shy" - as Yusuf Islam)
 2007 The Heartbreak Kid (writer: "The First Cut Is The Deepest")
 2007 Slacker Uprising (Documentary) (writer: "Don't Be Shy" - as Yusuf Islam)
 2007 Sicko (Documentary) (performer: "Don't Be Shy") / (writer: "Don't Be Shy" - as Yusuf Islam)
 2007 Charlie Bartlett (writer: "If You Want To Sing Out, Sing Out")
 2007 Skins (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Finale (2007) ... (writer: "Wild World" - uncredited)
 2007/I Year of the Dog (performer: "I Love My Dog") / (writer: "I Love My Dog")
 2007 MADtv (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Episode #12.10 (2007) ... ("Pieces of a train")
 2006 We Are Marshall (performer: "Peace Train") / (writer: "Peace Train" - as Yusuf Islam)
 2006 Extras (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Chris Martin (2006) ... (writer: "Tea for the Tillerman")
  My Name Is Earl (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2006) (writer - 1 episode, 2006)
- Sticks & Stones (2006) ... (performer: "If You Want to Sing Out" - uncredited) / (writer: "If You Want to Sing Out" - uncredited)
 2006 Deep Water (Documentary) (performer: "Crab Dance") / (writer: "Crab Dance")
 2006 The Sopranos (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Mayham (2006) ... (writer: "The First Cut Is the Deepest" - uncredited)
 2006 Parashat Ha-Shavua (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- Bereishit (2006) ... (music: "MORNING HAS BROKEN")
 2006 A Guide to Recognizing Your Saints (performer: "Trouble") / (writer: "Trouble" - as Yusuf Islam)
 2005 Must Love Dogs (writer: "The First Cut Is The Deepest" - as Yusuf Islam)
 2005 The Fearless Freaks (Documentary) (writer: "Fight Test" - as Yusuf Islam)
  The West Wing (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2005) (writer - 1 episode, 2005)
- King Corn (2005) ... (performer: "Peace Train" - uncredited) / (writer: "Peace Train" - uncredited)
 2005 Thumbsucker (writer: "Trouble")
 2004 Karaoke Revolution Volume 2 (Video Game) (as Yusef Islam, "The First Cut Is The Deepest")
 2004 Cat Stevens: Majikat (TV Movie) (lyrics: "The Doves" (Majikat Tour Theme), "The Wind", "Moonshadow", "Where Do The Children Play", "Hard Headed Woman", "Miles From Nowhere", "King Of Trees", "C79", "Lady D'Arbanville", "Banapple Gas", "Majik Of Majiks", "Tuesday's Dead", "Oh Very Young", "The Hurt", "Sad Lisa", "Two Fine People", "Fill My Eyes", "Father & Son", "Ruins", "Peace Train") / (music: "The Doves" (Majikat Tour Theme), "The Wind", "Moonshadow", "Where Do The Children Play", "Hard Headed Woman", "Miles From Nowhere", "King Of Trees", "C79", "Lady D'Arbanville", "Banapple Gas", "Majik Of Majiks", "Tuesday's Dead", "Oh Very Young", "The Hurt", "Sad Lisa", "Two Fine People", "Fill My Eyes", "Father & Son", "Ruins", "Peace Train")
 2004 One Tree Hill (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The First Cut Is the Deepest (2004) ... (writer: "The First Cut Is The Deepest" - uncredited)
 2003 Sheryl Crow: C'mon America 2003 (Video documentary) (writer: "The First Cut Is the Deepest")
  Nip/Tuck (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2003) (writer - 1 episode, 2003)
- Escobar Gallardo (2003) ... (performer: "Wild World") / (writer: "Wild World" - as Yusef Islam)
 2003 How to Deal (performer: "Wild World") / (writer: "Wild World")
  Scrubs (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2002) (writer - 1 episode, 2002)
- My New Coat (2002) ... (performer: "Here Comes My Baby") / (writer: "Here Comes My Baby")
 2002 The Kid Stays in the Picture (Documentary) (performer: "Wild World" (1971)) / (writer: "Wild World" (1971) - as Yusef Islam)
 2001 Alias (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Truth Be Told (2001) ... ("Trouble", uncredited)
 2001 Vacuuming Completely Nude in Paradise (TV Movie) (writer: "Peace Train" - uncredited)
 2001 Victoria Died in 1901 and Is Still Alive Today (TV Movie documentary) (performer: "Morning Has Broken" - uncredited)
 2000 Remember the Titans (performer: "Peace Train") / (writer: "Peace Train")
 2000 Almost Famous (performer: "The Wind") / (writer: "The Wind")
 2000 Hinter Gittern - Der Frauenknast (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Der letzte Ausweg (2000) ... (writer: "Moon Shadow")
 2000 The '70s (TV Movie) (performer: "Peace Train" - uncredited) / (writer: "Peace Train" - uncredited)
 1999 Bravo Profiles (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Dolly Parton: Diamond in a Rhinestone World (1999) ... (writer: "Peace Train")
 1998 Rock Family Trees (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Prog Rock Years (1998) ... (writer: "The First Cut Is The Deepest")
 1998 Rushmore (performer: "Here Comes My Baby", "The Wind") / (writer: "Here Comes My Baby", "The Wind")
 1996-1998 Mystery Science Theater 3000 (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
- The Space Children (1998) ... (writer: "Where Do the Children Play?" - uncredited)
- The Incredible Melting Man (1996) ... (writer: "Where Do the Children Play?")
- The Brute Man (1996) ... (writer: "Moonshadow")
 1996 Dolly Parton: Treasures (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "Peace Train")
 1996 Kingpin (performer: "Oh Very Young") / (writer: "Oh Very Young")
 1977-1995 Top of the Pops (TV Series) (writer - 5 episodes)
- Episode dated 14 December 1995 (1995) ... (writer: "Father And Son")
- Episode dated 23 November 1995 (1995) ... (writer: "Father And Son")
- Episode dated 2 June 1977 (1977) ... (writer: "The First Cut is the Deepest")
- Episode dated 19 May 1977 (1977) ... (writer: "The First Cut is the Deepest")
- Episode dated 5 May 1977 (1977) ... (writer: "The First Cut is the Deepest")
 1994 Pontiac Moon (performer: "ON THE ROAD TO FIND OUT") / (writer: "ON THE ROAD TO FIND OUT")
 1994 The War (performer: "Peace Train") / (writer: "Peace Train")
 1993 Ordinary Magic (writer: "Peace Train")
 1988 Laura's Room (writer: "First Cut Is the Deepest")
 1987 Flucht mit Luzifer (TV Mini-Series) ("If you want to sing out")
 1986 The A-Team (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Alive at Five (1986) ... (writer: "Miles from Nowhere")
 1984 Airwolf (TV Movie) ("Moonshadow")
  Just Good Friends (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 1983) (writer - 1 episode, 1983)
- Let's Spend the Night Together (1983) ... (performer: "Wild World", "Father and Son" - uncredited) / (writer: "Wild World", "Father and Son" - uncredited)
 1982 Omero (performer: "FATHER AND SON") / (writer: "FATHER AND SON")
 1978 Olivia (TV Special) (writer: " (Remember The Days Of) Old Schoolyard")
  Polizeiinspektion 1 (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes, 1977) (writer - 1 episode, 1977)
- Weiberleut (1977) ... (performer: "Peace Train") / (writer: "Peace Train")
- Die Frau des Polizisten (1977) ... (performer: "Morning Has Broken")
 1977 First Love (performer: "Child for a Day")
 1976 Girl Scout Cookies (writer: "Moon Shadow" - uncredited)
 1975 The Graham Kennedy Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 23 April 1975 (1975) ... (writer: "Father and Son")
 1974 The Ernie Sigley Show (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Episode dated 4 July 1974 (1974) ... (writer: "Morning Has Broken")
- Episode dated 18 April 1974 (1974) ... (writer: "Moon Shadow")
 1972 Apartment Girls (writer: "Wild World" - uncredited)
 1972 Moonshadow (Short) (performer: "Moonshadow") / (writer: "Moonshadow")
 1971 Harold and Maude (performer: "Where Do the Children Play?" (1970), "On the Road to Find Out" (1970), "Trouble" (1970), "Don't Be Shy" (1971), "Tea for the Tillerman" (1970), "If You Want to Sing Out, Sing Out" (1971), "I Think I See The Light" (1970), "I Wish, I Wish" (1970), "Miles from Nowhere" (1970) - uncredited) / (writer: "Where Do the Children Play?" (1970), "On the Road to Find Out" (1970), "Trouble" (1970), "Don't Be Shy" (1971), "Tea for the Tillerman" (1970), "If You Want to Sing Out, Sing Out" (1971), "I Think I See The Light" (1970), "I Wish, I Wish" (1970), "Miles from Nowhere" (1970) - uncredited)
  Boboquivari (TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode, 1971) (writer - 1 episode, 1971)
- Cat Stevens (1971) ... (performer: "Moonshadow", "On The Road To Find Out", "Where Do The Children Play?", "Wild World", "Miles From Nowhere", "Longer Boats", "Father And Son", "Hard Headed Woman") / (writer: "Moonshadow", "On The Road To Find Out", "Where Do The Children Play?", "Wild World", "Miles From Nowhere", "Longer Boats", "Father And Son", "Hard Headed Woman")
 1970 Deep End (music: "But I Might Die Tonight" - uncredited)
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Other Works:

Single: "A Bad Night" / "The Laughing Apple" (Deram Records). See more »

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4 Interviews | 4 Articles | 4 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Yusuf Islam | Yusuf / Cat Stevens | Yusuf

Height:

5' 10" (1.78 m)
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Personal Quote:

[Would you give Salman Rushdie shelter?] Yes, I'd then phone the Ayatollah Khomeni and tell him where this man is. [Would you go to a demonstration where an effigy would be burnt?] I would hope it was the real thing. See more »

Trivia:

Decided to pursue religion after nearly drowning off the coast of Malibu, California. He converted to Islam after his brother took a trip to Jerusalem. See more »

Trademark:

More often than not sports a beard

Star Sign:

Cancer

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