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Angus Young was born on March 31, 1955 in Glasgow, Scotland. At school, Angus was an unenthusiastic student. His only real academic interest was art wich allowed him some freedom of expression. He gave up school at 15 and went to work for a soft porn magazine called Ribald as a printer. But his ambitions laid elsewhere anyway, and for a year prior ... See full bio »
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 2011-2013 Hawaii Five-0 (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
- Hau'oli La Ho'omoaika'i (2013) ... (writer: "If You Want Blood (You've Got It)" - uncredited)
- Ka Hakaka Maika'i (2011) ... (writer: "Thunderstruck)
- Oia'i'o (2011) ... (writer: "Girls Got Rhythm")
 2013 The Crazy Ones (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Sixteen-Inch Softball (2013) ... (writer: "Thunderstruck" - uncredited)
 2012 The Escape Agenda (Short) (writer: "Cold Hearted Man")
 2011-2012 The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (TV Series) (writer - 16 episodes)
- Episode #21.24 (2012) ... (writer: "Back in Black" - uncredited)
- Episode #21.14 (2012) ... (writer: "Back in Black" - uncredited)
- Episode #21.9 (2012) ... (writer: "Back in Black" - uncredited)
- Episode #20.74 (2012) ... (writer: "Back in Black" - uncredited)
- Episode #20.34 (2011) ... (writer: "Back in Black" - uncredited)
 2002-2012 Rage (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
- Tame Impala Guest Program Rage (2012) ... (writer: "Jailbreak")
- Zakk Wylde Guest Programs Rage (2006) ... (writer: "Whole Lotta Rosie", "Back in Black", "Dirty Deeds Done Dirt Cheap", "Hells Bells")
- Grinspoon Guest Program Rage (2002) ... (writer: "Highway to Hell" (Live))
 2012 Revolution (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Pilot (2012) ... (writer: "Dirty Deeds Done Dirt Cheap" - uncredited)
 2012 Saturday Disney (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- School of Rock (2012) ... (writer: "Back in Black")
 2010-2012 Dancing with the Stars (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
- Episode #12.4 (2012) ... (writer: "Dirty Deeds Done Dirt Cheap" - uncredited)
- Episode #11.6 (2011) ... (writer: "T.N.T.", "Back in Black" (uncredited))
- 2010 Grand Finale (2010) ... (writer: "Back In Black", "You Shook Me All Night Long" - uncredited)
 2012 The Voice (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Blind Auditions, Part 6 (2012) ... (writer: "Highway to Hell")
 2010-2012 Formula 1: BBC Sport (TV Series) (writer - 4 episodes)
- The Bahrain Grand Prix: Highlights (2012) ... (writer: "Heatseeker" - uncredited)
- The Canadian Grand Prix (2011) ... (writer: "Thunderstruck" - uncredited)
- The Abu Dhabi Grand Prix (2010) ... (writer: "T.N.T" - uncredited)
- The Abu Dhabi Grand Prix: Qualifying (2010) ... (writer: "Back in Black" - uncredited)
 2012 The Avengers (writer: "Shoot to Thrill")
 2012 Battleship (writer: "Thunderstruck")
 2012 Whiskey Hollow (writer: "Highway To Hell" Remix)
 2006-2011 How I Met Your Mother (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Symphony of Illumination (2011) ... (writer: "Highway to Hell" - uncredited)
- Life Among the Gorillas (2006) ... (writer: "Dirty Deeds Done Dirt Cheap")
 2011 The Muppets (writer: "Back in Black")
 2011 Stuttgart Homicide (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Sorgenkinder (2011) ... (writer: "Highway to Hell")
 2011 Final Destination 5 (writer: "If You Want Blood (You've Got It)")
 2011 The Smurfs (writer: "Back In Black")
 2011 Obscurus Lupa Presents (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Black Ninja (2011) ... (writer: "Back in Black")
 2011/I Bridesmaids (writer: "Dirty Deeds Done Dirt Cheap")
 2011 Late Night with Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #3.19 (2011) ... (writer: "Back in Black" - uncredited)
 2005-2011 Late Show with David Letterman (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
- Episode #18.68 (2011) ... (writer: "Highway to Hell" - uncredited)
- Ray Romano/Dave Matthews Band (2005) ... (writer: "You Shook Me All Night Long')
- Episode #12.100 (2005) ... (writer: "You Shook Me All Night Long")
 2010 The Good Guys (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
- Partners (2010) ... (writer: "For Those About to Rock (We Salute You)" - uncredited)
- Silence of the Dan (2010) ... (writer: "Rock Your Heart Out" - uncredited)
- The Whistleblower (2010) ... (writer: "Dirty Deeds Done Dirt Cheap" - uncredited)
 2010 NBC Sunday Night Football (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Pittsburgh Steelers at Baltimore Ravens (2010) ... (writer: "Hells Bells" - uncredited)
 2010 Shawn Hayes: Movie Critic (TV Series short) (writer: "You Shook Me All Night Long", "Problem Child")
 2010 Rules of Engagement (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Mannequin Head Ball (2010) ... (writer: "Back In Black")
 2010 Megamind (writer: "Highway to Hell", "Back In Black")
 2010 Das aktuelle Sportstudio (TV Series documentary) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Episode dated 28 August 2010 (2010) ... (writer: "Hells Bells")
- Episode dated 21 August 2010 (2010) ... (writer: "Hells Bells")
 2010 Grown Ups (writer: "Walk All over You")
 2010 The Karate Kid (writer: "Back in Black")
 2008-2010 20 to 1 (TV Series documentary) (writer - 4 episodes)
- Greatest Aussie Chart Toppers (2010) ... (writer: "Thunderstruck", "Highway To Hell", "Back In Black", "Dirty Deeds", "Let There Be Rock", "You Shook Me All Night Long")
- Blockbuster Heroes (2010) ... (writer: "Highway to Hell" - uncredited)
- Rock 'n' Roll Anthems (2009) ... (writer: "It's A Long Way To The Top (If You Wanna Rock 'n' Roll)")
- Karaoke Classics (2008) ... (writer: "T.N.T.")
 2010 Iron Man 2 (writer: "Shoot to Thrill", "Highway to Hell", "Thunderstruck")
 2010 Glee (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Hell-O (2010) ... (writer: "Highway to Hell" - uncredited)
 2010 Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief (writer: "HIGHWAY TO HELL")
 2010 Board to Death (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Thunderstone (2010) ... (writer: "Thunderstruck")
 2009 Brüno (writer: "Back in Black")
 2009 Yu-Gi-Oh! The Abridged Series (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Chenquieh! (2009) ... ("Back In Black", uncredited)
 2009 Casal Rock (TV Series) (writer - 5 episodes)
- El concert (2009) ... (writer: "Highway to Hell")
- Tot va bé? (2009) ... (writer: "Highway to Hell")
- Moguda a l'institut (2009) ... (writer: "Highway to Hell")
- Accelera! (2009) ... (writer: "Highway to Hell")
- De cap a l'infern (2009) ... (writer: "Highway to Hell")
 2009 David Garrett Live in Berlin (TV Movie) (writer: "Thunderstruck")
 2009 CSI: Miami (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Divorce Party (2009) ... (writer: "Big Jack")
 2009 Grand Theft Auto IV: The Lost and Damned (Video Game) (writer: "Touch Too Much")
 2008 Criminal Minds (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Paradise (2008) ... (writer: "Rock 'n' Roll Train")
 2008 Sex Drive (writer: "Let's Get It Up")
 2008 The Simpsons (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Sex, Pies and Idiot Scrapes (2008) ... (writer: "Kindly Deeds and They're Done for Free" - uncredited)
 2008 The Tragic and Painful Waxing of Mr. Simon (Documentary short) (writer: "Highway to hell")
 2008 Iron Man (writer: "Back In Black")
 2007 Carpoolers (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Down for the Count (2007) ... (writer: "Thunderstruck" - uncredited)
 2007 Shoot 'Em Up (writer: "If You Want Blood (You've Got It)")
 2007 House M.D. (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Family (2007) ... (writer: "Highway to Hell")
 2007 Wild Hogs (writer: "Highway to Hell")
 2006 Beerfest (writer: "Have a Drink on Me")
 2006 Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby (writer: "T.N.T." (1992))
 2001-2006 The Sopranos (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Cold Stones (2006) ... (writer: "Back in Black" - uncredited)
- University (2001) ... (writer: "You Shook Me All Night Long" - uncredited)
 2005 The Dukes of Hazzard (writer: "Shoot to Thrill", "If You Want Blood You Got It")
 2005 The Longest Yard ("Thunderstruck", "If You Want Blood (You've Got It)")
 2004 Family Bonds (TV Series) (writer: "T.N.T")
 2004 Isi/Disi - Amor a lo bestia (writer: "Highway to Hell", "Back in Black")
 2004 Freddy vs Ghostbusters (Short) (writer: "You Shook Me All Night Long" - uncredited)
 2003 Hinter Gittern - Der Frauenknast (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Betriebsausflug (2003) ... (writer: "You Shook Me All Night Long")
 2003 School of Rock ("Highway To Hell", "Back In Black", "For Those About To Rock (We Salute You)", "It's A Long Way To The Top")
 2003 Final Destination 2 (writer: "Highway to Hell")
 2002 Pro Skater 4 (Video Game) (writer: "TNT")
 2002 Dirty Deeds (writer: "Dirty Deeds Done Dirt Cheap" - as Young)
 2002 Fubar (writer: "Jailbreak" - as Angus McKinnon Young)
 2001 AC/DC: Stiff Upper Lip Live (Video documentary) (writer: "Stiff Upper Lip", "You Shook Me All Night Long", "Problem Child", "Thunderstruck", "Hell Ain't a Bad Place to Be", "Hard as a Rock", "Shoot to Thrill", "Rock and Roll Ain't Noise Pollution", "What Do You Do for Money Honey", "Bad Boy Boogie", "Hell's Bells", "Up to My Neck in You", "The Jack", "Back in Black", "Dirty Deeds Done Dirt Cheap", "Highway to Hell", "Whole Lotta Rosie", "Let There Be Rock", "T.N.T", "For Those About to Rock (We Salute You)", "Shot Down in Flames")
 2001 Rock Star (writer: "Are You Ready")
 2001 A Knight's Tale (writer: "You Shook Me All Night Long")
 2000 Juggalo Championshxt Wrestling Volume 1 (Video) (writer: "Big Balls")
 2000 Little Nicky (writer: "Highway to Hell")
 2000 Shiner (writer: "T.N.T.")
 1999 XPW Hardcore Conception! (Video) (writer: "Highway To Hell")
 1999 Detroit Rock City (writer: "Highway To Hell", "Problem Child", "Whole Lotta Rosie")
 1999 Varsity Blues (writer: "Thunderstruck")
 1998 Summerslam (TV Special) (writer: "Highway To Hell" - uncredited)
 1997 Private Parts (writer: "You Shook Me All Night Long")
 1997 Mystery Science Theater 3000 (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Thing That Couldn't Die (1997) ... (writer: "Dirty Deeds Done Dirt Cheap" - uncredited)
 1996 Beavis and Butt-Head Do America (writer: "Gone Shootin'")
 1996 Jerry Maguire (writer: "For Those About to Rock (We Salute You)")
 1996 AC/DC: No Bull (Video documentary) (writer: "Back in Black", "Shot Down in Flames", "Thunderstruck", "Girl's Got Rhythm", "Hard as a Rock", "Shoot to Thrill", "Boogie Man", "Hail Caesar", "Hells Bells", "Dog Eat Dog", "The Jack", "Ballbreaker", "Rock and Roll Ain't Noise Pollution", "Dirty Deeds Done Dirt Cheap", "You Shook Me All Night Long", "Whole Lotta Rosie", "T.N.T.", "Let There Be Rock", "Highway to Hell", "For Those About to Rock (We Salute You)")
 1995 Empire Records (writer: "If You Want Blood (You've Got It)")
 1993 Beavis and Butt-Head (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
- Scared Straight (1993) ... (writer: "Highway To Hell")
- At the Movies (1993) ... (writer: "You Shook Me All Night Long")
- Balloon (1993) ... (writer: "Dirty Deeds Done Dirt Cheap")
 1993 Last Action Hero (writer: "Big Gun")
 1993 Tohuwabohu (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Folge 12 - Das Schlechteste aus Tohuwabohu (1993) ... (writer: "Highway to Hell")
 1992 AC/DC: Live at Donington (Video documentary) (writer: "Thunderstruck", "Shoot To Thrill", "Back In Black", "Hell Ain't A Bad Place To Be", "Heatseeker", "Fire Your Guns", "Jailbreak", "The Jack", "Dirty Deeds Done Dirt Cheap", "Moneytalks", "Hells Bells", "High Voltage", "Whole Lotta Rosie", "You Shook Me All Night Long", "T.N.T.", "Let There Be Rock", "Highway To Hell", "For Those About To Rock (We Salute You)")
 1980 Hard Knocks (writer: "High Voltage")
 1980 AC/DC: Let There Be Rock (Documentary) (writer: "Live Wire", "Shot Down In Flames", "Hell Ain't A Bad Place To Be", "Sin City", "Walk All Over You", "Bad Boy Boogie", "The Jack", "Highway To Hell", "Girls Got Rhythm", "High Voltage", "Whole Lotta Rosie", "Rocker", "Let There Be Rock")
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We can't sit on our arses and say the world owes us a living because we've paid our dues. Me; I think if I fluff a note I'm robbing the kids. You're gonna pour it all on until you drop, so even if they hate you they can still say 'At least they tried'. See more »

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Lead guitarist for AC/DC See more »

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Always uses Gibson sg guitars See more »

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The Guitar God See more »

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Aries

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