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Sly Stone (I)


Sly Stone was born on March 15, 1943 in Dallas, Texas, USA as Sylvester Stewart. He was previously married to Kathy Silva. See full bio »

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Zodiac
Zodiac Soundtrack
(2007)
Milk
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(2008)
Night at the Museum
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(2006)
Shrek the Third
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 2017 The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks (TV Movie) (writer: "If You Want Me to Stay" - as Sylvester Stewart)
 2017 Formula 1: Ten Sport (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- 2017 Australian Grand Prix - Qualifying (2017) ... (writer: "People Everyday" - uncredited)
 2017 Fist Fight (writer: "Mama Said Knock You Out (The Undefeated Remix)" - as Sylvester Stewart)
 2015 Transparent (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Cherry Blossoms (2015) ... (writer: "Family Affair" - as Stewart Sylvester, uncredited)
 2015/II The Walk (writer: "I Want To Take You Higher" - as Sylvester Stewart)
 2015 The Late Show with Stephen Colbert (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- George Clooney/Governor Jeb Bush/Mavis Staples & Friends (2015) ... (writer: "Everyday People" - uncredited)
 2015/I Guitar Man (Documentary) (writer: "Thank You")
 2014 Scandal (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Key (2014) ... (writer: "Thank You (Falettinme Be Mice Elf Agin)" - uncredited)
 2014 Tammy (writer: "If You Want Me To Stay" - as Sylvester Stewart)
 2014 Brooklyn Nine-Nine (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Charges and Specs (2014) ... (writer: "Thank You (Falettinme Be Mice Elf Agin)" - uncredited)
 2013 Finding the Funk (Documentary) (writer: "Dance to the Music", "Thank You (Falletin Me Be Mice Elf Again)" - as Sylvester Stewart) / (writer: "Family Affair")
 2011-2012 The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (TV Series) (writer - 8 episodes)
- Episode #21.36 (2012) ... (writer: "You Can Make It If You Try" - uncredited)
- Episode #21.33 (2012) ... (writer: "You Can Make It If You Try" - uncredited)
- Episode #20.202 (2012) ... (writer: "You Can Make It If You Try" - uncredited)
- Episode #20.186 (2012) ... (writer: "Thank You (Falettinme Be Mice Elf Agin)" - uncredited)
- Episode #20.178 (2012) ... (writer: "You Can Make It If You Try" - uncredited)
 2012/I Sparkle (writer: "Sing a Simple Song" - as Sylvester Stewart)
 2012 Smash (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Previews (2012) ... (writer: "Stand" - as Stewart & Sylvester)
- The Coup (2012) ... (writer: "Dance to the Music")
 2012/I A Thousand Words (writer: "You Can Make It If You Try" - as Sylvester Stewart)
 2012 Wanderlust (writer: "Underdog" - as Sylvester Stewart)
 2012 Joyful Noise (writer: "I Want to Take You Higher" - as Sylvester Stewart)
 2011 Happy Feet Two (writer: "Mama Said Knock You Out" - as Sylvester Stewart)
 2011 Late Show with David Letterman (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Episode #18.161 (2011) ... (writer: "Thank You (Falettinme Be Mice Elf Agin)" - uncredited)
- Episode #18.64 (2011) ... (writer: "Dance to the Music" - uncredited)
 2011 Big Mommas: Like Father, Like Son (writer: "Mama Said Knock You Out" - as Sylvester Stewart)
 2011 Cry Baby: The Pedal that Rocks the World (Video documentary) (writer: "Ride The Rhythm" - as Sylvester Stewart)
 2010/I Runaway (Short) (writer: "Hell of a Life" "Hell of a Life - as Sylvester Stewart, uncredited)
 2010 Eat Pray Love (writer: "Thank You (Falettinme Be Mice Elf Agin)" - as Sylvester Stewart)
 2010 Death at a Funeral (writer: "Life" - as Sylvester Stewart)
 2010 Secret Diary of a Call Girl (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #3.8 (2010) ... (writer: "If You Want Me to Stay")
 2008-2009 House M.D. (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Broken (2009) ... (writer: "Life" - uncredited)
- No More Mr. Nice Guy (2008) ... (writer: "Everyday People" - uncredited)
 2008/I Milk (writer: "Everyday People" - as Sylvester Stewart)
 2008 Meet the Browns (writer: "People Everyday (Metamorphosis Mix)" - as Sylvester Stewart)
 2008 Semi-Pro (writer: "Dance To The Music", "I Want To Take You Higher" - as Sylvester Stewart)
 2008 Welcome Home, Roscoe Jenkins (writer: "Thinkuboutmi" - as Sylvester Stewart)
 2008 The Wire (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- React Quotes (2008) ... (writer: "In Time" - uncredited)
 2008 Definitely, Maybe (writer: "Everyday People" (1968), "People Everyday" (1992) - as Sylvester Stewart)
 2007 Shrek the Third (writer: "Thank You (Falettin Me Be Mice Elf Again)" - as Sylvester Stewart)
 2007 Talk to Me (writer: "I Want to Take You Higher", "If You Want Me to Stay" - as Sylvester Stewart)
 2007 Zodiac (writer: "I Want To Take You Higher" - as Sylvester Stewart)
 2007 My Name Is Earl (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- B.L.O.W (2007) ... (writer: "Family Affair" - uncredited)
 2006 Night at the Museum (writer: "Weapon Of Choice" (2000) - as Sylvester Stewart)
 2006 Dancing with the Stars (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Semi Finals (2006) ... (writer: "Dance To the Music")
 2005 Underclassman (writer: "Weekends" - as Sylvester Stewart)
 2005 Stealth (writer: "Dance to the Music" - as Sylvester Stewart)
 2005 The Amateurs (writer: "Tutti Frutti" - as Sylvester Stewart)
 2004 Kangaroo Jack: G'Day, U.S.A.! (Video) (writer: "C'mon And Swim" - as Sylvester Stewart)
 2004 Mosca y Smith en el Once (TV Mini-Series) (writer: "Everybody Is A Star", "Family Affair")
 2004 Criminal (writer: "Sing a Simple Song" - as Sylvester Stewart)
 2004 Friday Night with Jonathan Ross (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #6.12 (2004) ... (writer: "Rhythm Nation" - uncredited)
 2004 Scooby-Doo 2: Monsters Unleashed (writer: "Thank You (Falletin Me Be Mice Elf Again)" - as Sylvester Stewart) / (writer: "We Wanna Thank You (The Things You Do)" - as S. Stewart)
 2004 Trollywood (Documentary) (performer: "Uncle Sam Needs You My Friend") / (writer: "Uncle Sam Needs You My Friend")
 2003 Real Wild Child: Joan Jett Music Video Anthology (Video) (writer: "Everyday People")
 2003 Austin City Limits (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Susan Tedeschi/Ruthie Foster (2003) ... (writer: "You Can Make It if You Try" - as Sylvester 'Sly Stone' Stewart)
 2003 Ed (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Blips (2003) ... (performer: "Everybody is a Star")
 2002 Moonlight Mile (writer: "I Want to Take You Higher", "Everybody Is a Star" - as Sylvester Stewart)
 2001 Black Knight (writer: "DANCE TO THE MUSIC" - as Sylvester Stewart)
 2001 Shrek in the Swamp Karaoke Dance Party (Video short) (writer: "DANCE TO THE MUSIC" - as Sylvester Stewart)
 2001 Joan Jett and the Blackhearts: Live! (Video) (writer: "Everyday People")
 2001 MTV Icon: Janet Jackson (TV Special documentary) (writer: "Rhythm Nation" - uncredited)
 2001 A Knight's Tale (writer: "I Want To Take You Higher" - as Sylvester Stewart)
 2000 Remember the Titans (writer: "I Want to Take You Higher" - as Sylvester Stewart)
 2000 The '70s (TV Movie) (writer: "Family Affair" - uncredited)
 1999 Grass (Documentary) (writer: "I Want to Take You Higher")
 1999 Edtv (writer: "Thank You (Falletin Me Be Mice Elf Again)", "Thank You (Falletin Me Mice Elf Again)" - as Sylvester Stewart)
 1998 Patch Adams (writer: "Stand" - as Sylvester Stewart)
 1998 Janet: The Velvet Rope (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "Rhythm Nation" - as Sylvester Stewart, uncredited)
 1998 Living Out Loud (writer: "Hot Fun in the Summertime" - as Sylvester Stewart)
 1997 Money Talks (writer: "If You Want Me To Stay" - as Sylvester Stewart)
 1997 Fathers' Day (writer: "I Want to Take You Higher" - as Sylvester Stewart)
 1997 Mystery Science Theater 3000 (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The She-Creature (1997) ... (writer: "Everybody Is a Star" - uncredited)
 1996 David Blaine: Street Magic (TV Special documentary) (writer: "If You Want Me To Stay" - as Sylvester Stewart)
 1996 The Chart Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 16 November 1996 (1996) ... (writer: "Rhythm Nation" - uncredited)
 1996 Feeling Minnesota (writer: "Family Affair" - as Sylvester Stewart)
 1996 First Kid (writer: "I Want To Take You Higher" - as Sylvester Stewart)
  ER (TV Series) (producer - 1 episode, 1996) (writer - 1 episode, 1996)
- John Carter, M.D. (1996) ... (producer: "If You Want Me to Stay") / (writer: "If You Want Me to Stay")
 1996 Muppet Treasure Island (writer: "I Want to Take You Higher" - as Sylvester Stewart)
 1995 Dead Presidents (writer: "If You Want Me To Stay" - as Sylvester Stewart)
 1994 Crooklyn (writer: "Everyday People", "Everybody Is A Star" - as Sylvester Stewart)
 1994 Reality Bites (as Sylvester Stewart, "Give A Man A Fish")
 1993 Madonna: The Girlie Show - Live Down Under (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "Everybody Is A Star/Everybody" - as S. Stewart)
 1993 Made in America (as Sylvester Stewart, "Stand")
 1992 Singles (writer: "Family Affair" - as Sylvester Stewart)
 1992 American Me (writer: "I Want to Take You Higher" - as Sylvester Stewart)
 1991 My Girl (writer: "Hot Fun in the Summer Time" - as Sylvester Stewart)
 1991 Cool as Ice (writer: "The People's Choice", "Thank You (Falettinme Be Mice Elf Agin)" - as Sylvester Stewart)
 1991 Madonna: Truth or Dare (Documentary) (writer: "Family Affair" - as Slyvester Stewart)
 1991 Queens Logic (writer: "Thank You (Falletin Me Be Mice Elf)" - as Sylvester Stewart)
 1990 Woodstock: The Lost Performances (Video documentary) (writer: "Love City" - as Sylvester Stewart)
 1990 Madonna: Live! Blond Ambition World Tour 90 from Barcelona Olympic Stadium (TV Movie) (writer: "Family Affair / Keep It Together")
 1990 Pump Up the Volume (writer: "Stand")
 1990 Madonna: Blond Ambition World Tour Live (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "Family Affair / Keep It Together")
 1990 Madonna: Blond Ambition - Japan Tour 90 (Video documentary) (writer: "Family Affair / Keep It Together")
 1989 The Royal Variety Performance 1989 (TV Movie) (writer: "Rhythm Nation" - uncredited)
 1988 The Great Outdoors (writer: "Hot Fun in the Summertime" - as Sylvester Stewart)
 1988 Day by Day (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- That Saturday Feeling (1988) ... (writer: "C'mon And Swim")
 1988 Off Limits (writer: "Stand!" - as Sylvester Stewart)
 1987 Dolly (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.5 (1987) ... (writer: "Everyday People" - as Sylvester Stewart)
 1987 Dear America: Letters Home from Vietnam (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "FAMILY AFFAIR")
 1987 Made in Heaven (performer: "If You Want Me To Stay") / (producer: "If You Want Me To Stay") / (writer: "If You Want Me To Stay" - as Sylvester Stewart)
 1987 Burglar (performer: "I'm the Burglar")
 1986 Soul Man ("Eek-Ah-Bo Static Automatic") / (performer: "Love and Affection", "Eek-Ah-Bo Static Automatic")
 1982 Purple Haze (writer: "Everyday People")
 1979-1980 WKRP in Cincinnati (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Venus Rising (1980) ... (writer: "The Same Thing (Makes You Laugh, Makes You Cry)")
- Mike Fright (1979) ... (writer: "Remember Who You Are")
 1979 Can You Hear the Laughter? The Story of Freddie Prinze (TV Movie) (writer: "Everybody is a Star")
 1979 Top of the Pops (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 1 February 1979 (1979) ... (writer: "Everybody is a Star")
 1977 The Brady Bunch Variety Hour (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.2 (1977) ... (writer: "Everybody Is a Star")
 1973 Rock Concert (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.3 (1973) ... (writer: "Life", "Stand!", "If You Want Me To Stay", "Thank You (Falettinme Be Mice Elf Again)", "Dance to the Music", "Hey Music Lover")
 1973 The Graham Kennedy Show (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Episode dated 18 September 1973 (1973) ... (writer: "Sing a Simple Song")
- Episode dated 20 March 1973 (1973) ... (writer: "Sing a Simple Song")
 1972 Soul Train (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Ike & Tina Turner/Jerry Butler/Brenda Lee Eager (1972) ... (writer: "I Want to Take You Higher" - uncredited)
 1971 The Young Hitchikers (writer: "Everyday People" - uncredited)
 1970 Angels Die Hard (writer: "I Want to Take You Higher" - as S. Stewart)
 1970 Woodstock (Documentary) (writer: "I Want to Take You Higher")
 1965 Hollywood a Go Go (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.38 (1965) ... (writer: "The Swim" (aka "C'mon and Swim"))
 1964 Shindig! (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.3 (1964) ... (writer: "C'mon and Swim")
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Alternate Names:

Sly Stone & the Family | Sly & The Family Stone | Sly & the Family Stone | Sly and the Family Stone | Sylvester Stone

Height:

6' 2" (1.88 m)
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Fifty nights in a row. You pick the number. We've got the best band in the world. See more »

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Sly And The Family Stone's signature hits included "Stand", "Everyday People","Hot Fun In The Summertime" and "Everybody Is A Star". See more »

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