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Dire Straits

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Won the British Phonographic Industry Award for British Group in 1983 and 1986. See more trivia »
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 2014 My Mad Fat Diary (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Alarm (2014) ... (performer: "Money for Nothing" - uncredited)
 2012 Parenthood (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- There's Something I Need to Tell You... (2012) ... (performer: "Water of Love" - uncredited)
 2012 Argo (performer: "Sultans of Swing")
 2010-2012 No me la puc treure del cap (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes)
- Bon rotllo (2012) ... (performer: "Walk of Life")
- L'Empordà (2010) ... (performer: "Money for Nothing")
 2011 Generació D (TV Movie documentary) (performer: "Money for Nothing")
 2007-2010 20 to 1 (TV Series documentary) (performer - 4 episodes)
- 80's Good, Bad & Ugly (2010) ... (performer: "Money For Nothing")
- Greatest Sports Movies of All Time (2010) ... (performer: "Money For Nothing" - uncredited)
- Sporty, Rich & Sexy (2010) ... (performer: "Money for Nothing" - uncredited)
- Amazing Moments in Music (2007) ... (performer: "Money For Nothing")
 2009 Miranda (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Teacher (2009) ... (performer: "Money for Nothing")
 2009 Guitar Hero 5 (Video Game) (performer: "Sultans of Swing")
 2009 Welcome to the 80's (TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode)
- Charts, Clips und Kommerz (2009) ... (performer: "Money For Nothing")
 2008-2009 Banda sonora (TV Series) (performer - 3 episodes)
- Episode #5.20 (2009) ... (performer: "Sultans of Swing")
- Episode #5.9 (2009) ... (performer: "Walk of Life")
- Episode #2.3 (2008) ... (performer: "Sultans of Swing")
 2008 What Just Happened (performer: "Brothers in Arms")
 2007 Brooklyn Rules (performer: "Walk Of Life")
 2007 Everybody Hates Chris (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Everybody Hates Gambling (2007) ... (performer: "Money for Nothing")
 2007 Hot Fuzz (performer: "Romeo and Juliet")
 2006 The Simpsons (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Ice Cream of Margie: With the Light Blue Hair (2006) ... (performer: "Money for Nothing")
 2006 The Benchwarmers (performer: "Walk of Life")
 2006 Two Tickets to Paradise (performer: "Walk of Life", "Your Latest Trick")
 2006 My Name Is Earl (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Y2K (2006) ... (performer: "Money For Nothing")
 2006 Parashat Ha-Shavua (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Toldot (2006) ... (performer: "News", "Follow Me Home", "Single Handed Sailor", "Where Do You Think You're Going?")
 2006 The Eight (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Patmos (2006) ... (performer: "Private Investigations" - uncredited)
 2004 Tooth (performer: "Money for Nothing")
 2003 'Weird Al' Yankovic: The Ultimate Video Collection (Video) (performer: "Money for Nothing/Beverly Hillbillies")
 2001 Spy Game (performer: "Brothers in Arms")
  The West Wing (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2001) (writer - 1 episode, 2001)
- Two Cathedrals (2001) ... (performer: "Brothers in Arms") / (writer: "Brothers in Arms")
 2000 Super Speedway (Documentary) (performer: "Once Upon a Time in the West")
 1999 Komodo (performer: "Sultans of Swing")
 1999 200 Cigarettes (performer: "Romeo & Juliet")
 1998 I Still Know What You Did Last Summer (performer: "Relax")
 1998 Around the Fire (performer: "Water of Love")
 1998 Can't Hardly Wait (performer: "Romeo & Juliet")
 1994-1998 Tohuwabohu (TV Series) (performer - 3 episodes)
- 9&vierzig (1998) ... (performer: "Walk Of Life" - uncredited)
- Unplugged (42) (1997) ... (performer: "Walk of Life" - uncredited)
- Variation 18 (1994) ... (performer: "Walk Of Life" - uncredited)
 1997 Due South (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- I Coulda Been a Defendant (1997) ... (performer: "Brothers in Arms")
 1997 Metroland (performer: "Sultans Of Swing")
 1995 Empire Records (performer: "Romeo & Juliet")
 1995 Desperado (performer: "Six Blade Knife")
 1992 Ringside (Documentary) (performer: "Money For Nothing")
 1992 Civvies (TV Series) (performer: "Brothers In Arms")
 1985-1987 Miami Vice (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes)
- Knock, Knock... Who's There? (1987) ... (performer: "Ride Across The River" - uncredited)
- Out Where the Buses Don't Run (1985) ... (performer: "Brothers In Arms" - uncredited)
 1985-1986 EastEnders (TV Series) (performer - 6 episodes)
- Episode #1.178 (1986) ... (performer: "Romeo and Juliet" - uncredited)
- Episode #1.84 (1985) ... (performer: "Sultans Of Swing" - uncredited)
- Episode #1.72 (1985) ... (performer: "Sultans Of Swing" - uncredited)
- Episode #1.70 (1985) ... (performer: "Romeo and Juliet" - uncredited)
- Episode #1.58 (1985) ... (performer: "Money for Nothing" - uncredited)
 1986 Maricela (TV Movie) (performer: "Walk of Life")
 1986 SpaceCamp (performer: "Walk of Life", "So Far Away")
 1986 Lucas (performer: "Walk Of Life")
 1986 Prince of Bel Air (TV Movie) (performer: "WALK OF LIFE")
 1986 Saturday Night's Main Event (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 4 January 1986 (1986) ... (performer: "Walk of Life")
 1985 Live Aid (TV Special documentary) (performer: "Money for Nothing", "Sultans of Swing")
 1984 Motel (TV Series) (performer: "Telegraph Road")
  Derrick (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 1983) (writer - 1 episode, 1983)
- Die kleine Ahrens (1983) ... (performer: "Water of Love", "Six Blade Knife") / (writer: "Water of Love", "Six Blade Knife")
 1983 Local Hero ("Local Hero")
 1982 An Officer and a Gentleman (performer: "Tunnel of Love" (1980))
 1982 Snow: The Movie (performer: "Sound Rock")
 1981 Wu ting (performer: "Sultans of Swing")
 1980 Amorevolmente (performer: "WALK OF LIFE")
 1979 Top of the Pops (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes)
- Episode dated 5 April 1979 (1979) ... (performer: "Sultans of Swing")
- Episode dated 22 March 1979 (1979) ... (performer: "Sultans of Swing")
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On the band's hit "Money for Nothing" (1985), Sting sings the backing vocals refrain ("I want my MTV...") to the air of his own Grammy-winning track "Don't Stand So Close to Me". See more »

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