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Steven Patrick Morrissey was born in Davyhulme, Manchester, England, UK. At a very early age, he took an interest in writing. His top priority was poetry, though he would have his biography on James Dean, "James Dean Is Not Dead", published by his early 20s. His literary influences ranged from Oscar Wilde to Johann Wolfgang Goethe, though he was ... See full bio »
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 2015 Biggest Band Breakups and Make Ups (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "Bigmouth Strikes Again" - uncredited)
 2014 WilliamHill.com UK Championship (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Quarter-Final: Part 1 (2014) ... (writer: "This Charming Man" - uncredited)
 2014 6 Music Live at Maida Vale (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Johnny Marr (2014) ... (writer: "Still Ill")
 2014/I Pride (writer: "What Difference Does It Make" - as Stephen Patrick Morrissey)
 2013-2014 My Mad Fat Diary (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
- Glue (2014) ... (writer: "How Soon Is Now" - uncredited)
- Alarm (2014) ... (writer: "Bigmouth Strikes Again" - uncredited)
- It's a Wonderful Rae: Part 1 (2013) ... (writer: "There Is a Light That Never Goes Out" - uncredited)
  Looking (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2014) (writer - 1 episode, 2014)
- Looking for the Future (2014) ... (performer: "Everyday Is Like Sunday" - uncredited) / (writer: "Everyday Is Like Sunday" - uncredited)
 2014 Danny Baker Rocks... (A Bit) (TV Mini-Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Eighties (2014) ... (writer: "The Boy with the Thorn in His Side")
 2013 Morrissey: 25 Live (performer: "Alma Matters", "Ouija Board, Ouija Board", "Irish Blood, English Heart", "You Have Killed Me", "November Spawned a Monster", "Maladjusted", "You're the One for Me, Fatty", "Still Ill", "People Are the Same Everywhere", "Speedway", "Asleep", "That Joke Isn't Funny Anymore", "To Give (the Reason I Live)", "Meat is Murder", "Please, Please, Please, Let Me Get What I Want", "Action is My Middle Name", "Everyday is Like Sunday", "I'm Throwing My Arms Around Paris", "Let Me Kiss You", "The Boy with the Thorn in His Side", "First of the Gang to Die") / (writer: "Alma Matters", "Ouija Board, Ouija Board", "Irish Blood, English Heart", "You Have Killed Me", "November Spawned a Monster", "Maladjusted", "You're the One for Me, Fatty", "Still Ill", "People Are the Same Everywhere", "Speedway", "Asleep", "That Joke Isn't Funny Anymore", "Meat is Murder", "Please, Please, Please, Let Me Get What I Want", "Action is My Middle Name", "Everyday is Like Sunday", "I'm Throwing My Arms Around Paris", "Let Me Kiss You", "The Boy with the Thorn in His Side", "First of the Gang to Die")
 1997-2013 Late Show with David Letterman (TV Series) (performer - 3 episodes)
- Episode #20.66 (2013) ... (performer: "Action is my Middle Name")
- Episode dated 29 June 2007 (2007) ... (performer: "That's How People Grow Up")
- Episode dated 19 August 1997 (1997) ... (performer: "Alma Matters")
 2012 Best Possible Taste: The Kenny Everett Story (TV Movie) (writer: "How Soon Is Now?")
 2012 Vinyl Days (performer: "Suedehead") / (writer: "Suedehead")
 2012 The Perks of Being a Wallflower (performer: "Seasick, Yet Still Docked") / (writer: "Asleep", "Seasick, Yet Still Docked" - as Steven Morrissey)
 2012 Shed Seven: 'What Goes on Tour...' (Documentary short) (writer: "Panic" - uncredited)
 2011 Generació D (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "This Charming Man")
 2011 On Track with SEAT (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #2.5 (2011) ... (writer: "The Boy With the Thorn in His Side" - uncredited)
 2011 Acoustic at the BBC (TV Movie) (writer: "William, It Was Really Nothing" (1984))
 2011 When Rock Goes Acoustic (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "Nowhere Fast" (uncredited), "Big Mouth Strikes Again" (uncredited), "William, It Was Really Nothing" (uncredited), "William, It Was Really Nothing" (1984))
 2011 So You Think You Can Dance (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Finale: Winner Announced (2011) ... (writer: "I Know It's Over")
- Top 8 Perform (2011) ... (writer: "I Know It's Over")
 2011 Sucker Punch (writer: "ASLEEP" - as Steven Morrissey)
  Cold Case (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2010) (writer - 1 episode, 2010)
- Almost Paradise (2010) ... (performer: "Suedehead") / (writer: "Suedehead")
 2009 Gavin & Stacey (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #3.5 (2009) ... (writer: "There Is A Light That Never Goes Out" - uncredited)
 2009 Laying Down the Law (TV Short) (writer: "How Soon Is Now?")
 2009 Something for the Weekend (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 13 September 2009 (2009) ... (writer: "What Difference Does It Make?", "How Soon Is Now?", "This Charming Man" - uncredited)
 2009 Being Human (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Ghost Town (2009) ... (writer: "Girlfriend in a Coma" - uncredited)
 2009 An Englishman in New York (writer: "How Soon Is Now?")
 2009 (500) Days of Summer (writer: "There Is a Light That Never Goes Out", "Please, Please, Please, Let Me Get What I Want" - as Steven Morrissey)
 2008 The Inbetweeners (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Girlfriend (2008) ... (writer: "Stop Me If You Think You've Heard This One Before" - uncredited)
 2008 My Name Is Earl (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Love Octagon (2008) ... (writer: "Girlfriend in a Coma" - uncredited)
 2008 Forgetting Sarah Marshall (writer: "Heaven Knows I'm Miserable Now" - as Steven Morrissey)
 2007 Extras (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Extra Special Series Finale (2007) ... (writer: "Please, Please, Please, Let Me Get What I Want" - uncredited)
 2007 Mama's Boy (performer: "America is Not the World" - as Morrissey) / (writer: "Heaven Knows I'm Miserable Now", "America is Not the World", "There Is A Light That Never Goes Out" - as Steven Morrissey)
 2007 Seven Ages of Rock (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- What the World Is Waiting For: Indie Rock (2007) ... (writer: "Hand in Glove", "This Charming Man", "Heaven Knows I'm Miserable Now", "Panic" (uncredited), "I Know It's Over" (uncredited))
 2006 Clatterford (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Christmas Panto (2006) ... (writer: "Girlfriend in a Coma" - uncredited)
 2006 The History Boys (writer: "This Charming Man" - as Stephen Morissey)
 2006 Starter for 10 (writer: "Please Please Please, Let Me Get What I Want" - as Steven Morrissey)
 2006 This Is England (writer: "Please, Please, Please, Let Me Get What I Want" - as S. Morrissey)
 2006 The Eight (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Sh'at Ha-Shin (2006) ... (writer: "Last Night I Dreamt That Somebody Loved Me" - uncredited)
 2006 Coachella (Video documentary) (performer: "November Spawned a Monster") / (writer: "November Spawned a Monster" - as Steven Morrissey)
 2005 Reunion (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- 1990 (2005) ... (writer: "Please, Please, Please, Let Me Get What I Want" - uncredited)
 2005 Sky High (writer: "Please, Please, Please, Let Me Get What I Want" - as Steven Patrick Morrissey)
 2004/I Closer (lyrics: "How Soon Is Now?")
 2004 Shaun of the Dead ("Panic")
 2003 Mayor of the Sunset Strip (Documentary) (writer: "London" - as Steven Morrissey)
 2003 Early Doors (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.1 (2003) ... (writer: "This Charming Man" - uncredited)
 2002 Jeff Buckley: Everybody Here Wants You (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "I Know It's Over" - as Steven Patrick Morrissey)
 2001 Queer as Folk (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- A Change of Heart (2001) ... (writer: "How Soon Is Now?" - uncredited)
 2001 Things Behind the Sun (writer: "Back to the Old House" - as Steven Morrissey)
 2000 Attachments (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Plug & Play (2000) ... (writer: "This Charming Man" - uncredited)
 2000 Cherry Falls (writer: "How Soon Is Now?")
 2000 Architecture of Reassurance (Short) (writer: "Shoplifters of the World Unite")
 1999 Jeff Buckley: Remembered (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "How Soon Is Now?" - as Steven Patrick Morrissey)
 1999 Never Been Kissed (writer: "Please, Please, Please, Let Me Get What I Want" - as Steven Morrissey)
 1998 Charmed (TV Series) (writer: "How Soon is Now?")
 1998 The Wedding Singer (writer: "How Soon Is Now" - as Steven Morrissey)
 1998 Dead Man's Curve (writer: "Girlfriend in a Coma" - as Morrisey)
 1997 EastEnders (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 18 August 1997 (1997) ... (writer: "The Boy with the Thorn in His Side" - uncredited)
 1997 Fever Pitch (lyrics: "I Started Something I Couldn't Finish")
 1997 Florentine (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.12 (1997) ... (writer: "How Soon Is Now?" - uncredited)
 1996 Introducing Morrissey (Video) (performer: "Billy Budd", "Have-a-Go Merchant", "Spring-Heeled Jim", "You're the One for Me, Fatty", "The More You Ignore Me, the Closer I Get", "Whatever Happens, I Love You", "We'll Let You Know", "Jack the Ripper", "Why Don't You Find Out for Yourself", "The National Front Disco", "Moon River", "Hold On to Your Friends", "Boxers", "Now My Heart Is Full", "Speedway") / (writer: "Billy Budd", "Have-a-Go Merchant", "Spring-Heeled Jim", "You're the One for Me, Fatty", "The More You Ignore Me, the Closer I Get", "Whatever Happens, I Love You", "We'll Let You Know", "Jack the Ripper", "Why Don't You Find Out for Yourself", "The National Front Disco", "Hold On to Your Friends", "Boxers", "Now My Heart Is Full", "Speedway")
 1996 The Craft (writer: "How Soon is Now?" - as Steven Morrissey)
 1995 Boys on the Side (writer: "Everyday Is Like Sunday")
 1994 Airheads (writer: "London")
  Beavis and Butt-Head (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 1994) (writer - 1 episode, 1994)
- Blackout! (1994) ... (performer: "November Spawned a Monster" - uncredited) / (writer: "November Spawned a Monster" - uncredited)
 1993 Chameleon of Pop: David Bowie Story (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "I Know It's Gonna Happen Someday")
 1993 David Bowie: Black Tie White Noise (Video documentary) (writer: "I Know It's Gonna Happen Someday" - as Steven Patrick Morrissey)
 1992 The Smiths: The Complete Picture (Video) (writer: "This Charming Man", "What Difference Does It Make?", "Panic", "Heaven Knows I'm Miserable Now", "Ask", "The Boy With The Thorn In His Side", "How Soon Is Now?", "Shoplifters of the World Unite", "Girlfriend in a Coma", "Sheila Take a Bow", "Stop Me If You Think You've Heard This One Before", "The Queen Is Dead", "There Is a Light That Never Goes Out")
 1992 Saturday Night Live (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Michael Keaton/Morrissey (1992) ... (performer: "Glamorous Glue", "Suedehead" - uncredited)
 1991 Amnesty International's Big 30 (TV Movie) (performer: "We Hate It When Our Friends Become Successful") / (writer: "We Hate It When Our Friends Become Successful")
 1988 She's Having a Baby (writer: "YOU JUST HAVEN'T EARNED IT YET BABY")
 1987 Miami Vice (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Rising Sun of Death (1987) ... (writer: "Last Night I Dreamt That Somebody Loved Me" - uncredited)
 1987 Top of the Pops (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 5 February 1987 (1987) ... (writer: "Shoplifters of the World Unite")
 1986 The Queen Is Dead: A Film by Derek Jarman (Short) (writer: "The Queen Is Dead", "There Is a Light That Never Goes Out", "Panic")
 1986 Out of Bounds (writer: "HOW SOON IS NOW?")
 1986 Ferris Bueller's Day Off (writer: "Please Please Please Let Me Get What I Want" - as Steve Morrissey)
 1986 Pretty in Pink (lyrics: "Please Please Please Let Me Get What I Want")
 1985 The Midnight Hour (TV Movie) (writer: "How Soon Is Now")
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Discography: Viva Hate (1988), Kill Uncle (1991), Your Arsenal (1992), Vauxhall And I (1994), Southpaw Grammar (1995), Maladjusted (1997), You Are The Quarry (2004), Ringleader Of The Tormentors (2006). Live Albums: Beethoven Was Deaf (1993), Live At Earls Court (2005). Compilations: Bona Drag (1990), World Of Morrissey (1995), Suedehead (... See more »

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7 Print Biographies | 8 Interviews | 26 Articles | 1 Pictorial | 6 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

The Smiths

Height:

5' 11" (1.8 m)
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I've never intended to be controversial but it's very easy to be controversial in pop music because nobody ever is. See more »

Trivia:

Doesn't watch any movies made after 1970. See more »

Trademark:

Pompadour See more »

Nickname:

Moz See more »

Star Sign:

Gemini

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