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Midge Ure

Midge Ure was born on October 10, 1953 in Cambuslang, Strathclyde, Scotland as James Ure. He has been married to Sheridan Forbes since July 15, 2003. They have three children. He was previously married to Annabel Giles. See full bio »
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 2013/I Test (writer: "Anvil (Night Club School)")
 2013 Doctor Who (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Cold War (2013) ... (writer: "Vienna" - uncredited)
 2012 Laurence Anyways (writer: "Fade to Grey")
 2011 Britain's Favourite Christmas Songs (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "Do They Know it's Christmas")
 2011 Glee (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Extraordinary Merry Christmas (2011) ... (writer: "Do They Know It's Christmas?" - uncredited)
 2011 Forbidden House (writer: "Fade ot Grey")
 2008-2010 20 to 1 (TV Series documentary) (writer - 2 episodes)
- 80's Good, Bad & Ugly (2010) ... (writer: "Do They Know It's Christmas?")
- Music with a Message (2008) ... (writer: "Do They Know It's Christmas?")
 2010 Worried About the Boy (TV Movie) (writer: "Vienna", "Fade To Grey")
  Live from Studio Five (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2010) (writer - 1 episode, 2010)
- Episode #1.87 (2010) ... (performer: "Do They Know It's Christmas?") / (writer: "Do They Know It's Christmas?")
 2009 Electric Dreams (TV Mini-Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The 1980s (2009) ... (writer: "Vienna")
 2009 Welcome to the 80's (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Postpunk und Neue Deutsche Welle (2009) ... (writer: "Fade To Grey" - uncredited)
 2008 Gavin & Stacey (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Episode #2.8 (2008) ... ("Do They Know It's Christmas?")
 2008 Häxdansen (TV Mini-Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.6 (2008) ... (writer: "Dancing with Tears in my Eyes")
 2008 Ashes to Ashes (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Episode #1.2 (2008) ... (writer: "Fade To Grey" - uncredited)
- Episode #1.1 (2008) ... (writer: "Vienna" - uncredited)
 2005 God Save the King (writer: "Dancing With Tears In My Eyes")
 2005 Quo Vadis, Baby? (writer: "Vienna")
 2004 The Secret Adventures of Gustave Klopp (writer: "Fade to Grey")
 2003 Interaktiv (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- TV Allstars X-Mas Special (2003) ... (writer: "Do They Know It's Christmas?")
 2002 Just Can't Get Enough (writer: "Reap the Wild Wind" - as James Ure)
 2001 100 Greatest Number One Singles (TV Special documentary) (writer: "Do they Know It's Christmas?")
 2000 County Kilburn (writer: "Dancing with tears in my eyes")
 2000 House! (writer: "Fade to Grey")
 1985-1999 EastEnders (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Christmas Day 1999: Part 1 (1999) ... (writer: "Do They Know It's Christmas?" - uncredited)
- Episode #1.87 (1985) ... (writer: "Do They Know It's Christmas?" - uncredited)
 1998 Sauna-Report Deutschland - Die nackte Lust am Schwitzen (TV Movie documentary) (performer: "BREATH")
 1995 The Adventures of Mole (TV Movie) (performer: "Oh My Wonderful Friends") / (producer: "Oh My Wonderful Friends") / (writer: "Oh My Wonderful Friends")
 1995 The Pompatus of Love (performer: "Trail of Tears") / (writer: "Trail of Tears" - as M. Ure)
 1993 Beavis and Butt-Head (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- A Very Special Christmas with Beavis and Butt-Head (1993) ... (writer: "Do They Know It's Christmas?")
 1990 Class of 1999 (performer: "Come the Day") / (producer: "Come the Day") / (writer: "Come the Day")
 1988 The Prince's Trust Rock Gala (Documentary) (performer: "Dancing with Tears in My Eyes", "With a Little Help from my Friends") / (writer: "Dancing with Tears in My Eyes")
 1987 Miami Vice (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Theresa (1987) ... (writer: "Lament" - uncredited)
 1987 Turnaround (writer: "Turnaround")
 1985 Live Aid (TV Special documentary) (writer: "Dancing with Tears in my eyes", "Reap the Wild Wind", "One Small Day", "Vienna", "Do they know it's Christmas"")
 1983 Party Party (performer: "The Man Who Sold The World") / (producer: "The Man Who Sold The World")
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(On his influences) Very linear really, starting with Hank Marvin and the haunting atmospheres he created on those great Shadows records. Then I discovered Peter Green, Eric Clapton through the British blues boom, and eventually Mick Ronson and Brian May. I think Mick Ronson was hugely underrated as a guitarist. He could express more in one or two notes than all the 'whizz-kid' guitarists from ... See more »


His daughter with Annabel Giles is the singer Molly Lorenne. See more »

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