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Grant Lee Phillips

Singer/songwriter/actor Grant-Lee Phillips, formerly of the band Grant Lee Buffalo, He was voted "Best Male Vocalist" of 1994 by Rolling Stone. The band's most popular songs include "Fuzzy", "Mockingbirds" and "Truly, Truly." Phillips stars in the recurring role of The Town Troubadour on the popular series Gilmore Girls (2000). His foray into ... See full bio »
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 2017 Logan (performer: "Find My Way") / (writer: "Find My Way")
 2011 Friends with Benefits (performer: "Boys Don't Cry")
 2011 Girl Walks Into a Bar (performer: "Only Bad Can Come") / (writer: "Only Bad Can Come")
 2009 One Tree Hill (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- I and Love and You (2009) ... (performer: "Buried Treasure" - uncredited)
  Hung (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2009) (writer - 1 episode, 2009)
- This Is America or Fifty Bucks (2009) ... (performer: "Strangest Thing" - uncredited) / (writer: "Strangest Thing" - uncredited)
 2009 The Unit (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- The Spear of Destiny (2009) ... (performer: "Killing a Dead Man" - uncredited)
 2007 Men in Trees (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- No Man Is an Iceland (2007) ... (performer: "Soft Asylum" - uncredited)
 2007 Arctic Tale (Documentary) (performer: "Itchin", "Song of the North (Beneath the Sun)") / (writer: "Itchin", "Song of the North (Beneath the Sun)")
  Gilmore Girls (TV Series) (1 episode, 2001) (performer - 12 episodes, 2001 - 2007) (writer - 4 episodes, 2001 - 2007)
- Hay Bale Maze (2007) ... (performer: "Raise the Spirit") / (writer: "Raise the Spirit")
- Driving Miss Gilmore (2006) ... (performer: "Me and Julio Down by the Schoolyard" - uncredited)
- Raincoats and Recipes (2004) ... (performer: "Lily-A-Passion" - uncredited)
- Nag Hammadi Is Where They Found the Gnostic Gospel (2004) ... (performer: "Mona Lisa") / (writer: "Mona Lisa")
- Those Are Strings, Pinocchio (2003) ... (performer: "Peace Train")
  Bones (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2006) (writer - 1 episode, 2006)
- The Girl with the Curl (2006) ... (performer: "Mona Lisa") / (writer: "Mona Lisa")
 2006 Grey's Anatomy (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Time Has Come Today (2006) ... (performer: "Under the Milky Way")
 2006 How I Met Your Mother (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Where Were We? (2006) ... (performer: "Boys Don't Cry" - uncredited)
  Smallville (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2004) (writer - 1 episode, 2004)
- Legacy (2004) ... (performer: "Mona Lisa" - uncredited) / (writer: "Mona Lisa" - uncredited)
 2003 Easy (performer: "Heavenly, Heavenly", "Snowflakes", "Folding", "Humankind", "Nothing Is For Sure") / (writer: "Heavenly, Heavenly", "Snowflakes", "Folding", "Humankind", "Nothing Is For Sure")
  Six Feet Under (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2002) (writer - 1 episode, 2002)
- The Last Time (2002) ... (performer: "Humankind" - as Grant-Lee Phillips) / (writer: "Humankind" - as Grant-Lee Phillips)
 2002 Zig Zag (performer: "Sadness Soot", "APB") / (writer: "Sadness Soot", "APB")
 2001 Roswell (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Secrets and Lies (2001) ... (performer: "Beautiful Dreamers")
 2001 Witchblade (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Sacrifice (2001) ... (performer: "Cathain Legend")
 1998 I Still Know What You Did Last Summer (writer: "Testimony")
 1998 Velvet Goldmine (writer: "The Whole Shebang")
 1995 Mad Love (writer: "Mockingbirds")
 1994 With Honors (writer: "Fuzzy")
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Singer, songwriter, actor. Formerly of the band, Grant Lee Buffalo, now solo. Voted "Best Male Vocalist" of 1994 by Rolling Stone. Popular songs of Grant-Lee Phillips/Grant Lee Buffalo include, "Fuzzy", "Mockingbirds", "Truly, Truly."

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