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Ol' Dirty Bastard (1968–2004)

Ol' Dirty Bastard was born on November 15, 1968 in Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA as Russell Tyrone Jones. He was married to Icelene Jones. He died on November 13, 2004 in Manhattan, New York City. See full bio »

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 2015 Straight Outta Compton (writer: "C.R.E.A.M." - as Russell Jones)
 2015 Zum Teufel mit der Wahrheit (TV Movie) (performer: "Shimmy Shimmy Ya" - uncredited)
 2014/II The Interview (performer: "Got Your Money") / (writer: "Got Your Money" - as Russell Jones)
 2014 One Hit Wonderland (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Ghetto Supastar by Pras (2014) ... (performer: "Ghetto Supastar (That Is What You Are)")
 2014 Better Living Through Chemistry (writer: "Shimmy Shimmy Ya")
 2014 Rap Critic Reviews (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Rap Critic's Top 10 Best Rap Songs of 2013 (2014) ... (performer: "Raw Hide")
 2012 Something from Nothing: The Art of Rap (Documentary) (writer: "As High As Wu-Tang Get" - as Russell Jones)
 2011 A Very Harold & Kumar 3D Christmas (writer: "Wu-Tang Clan Ain't Nuthing ta F'wit" - as Russell Jones)
 2011 10 Years (performer: "Got Your Money")
 2011 30 Minutes or Less (performer: "Got Your Money") / (writer: "Got Your Money" - as Russell T. Jones)
 2008 Lakeview Terrace (writer: "We Pop", "Shimmy Shimmy Ya" - as Russell Jones)
 2008 The Wackness (writer: "Tearz" - as Russell T. Jones)
 2008 First Sunday (writer: "C.R.E.A.M." - as Russell Jones)
 2007 Bling: A Planet Rock (Documentary) (writer: "C.R.E.A.M." - as Russell Jones)
 2007 Dead Tone (writer: "So High")
 2007 Illegal Tender (writer: "C.R.E.A.M.")
 2007 Remember the Daze (performer: "Got Your Money") / (writer: "Got Your Money" - as Russell Jones)
 2007 Knocked Up (performer: "Shimmy Shimmy Ya") / (writer: "Shimmy Shimmy Ya" - as Russell Jones)
 2007 Wu: The Story of the Wu-Tang Clan (Documentary) (performer: "The Stomp", "Shimmy Ya")
  Entourage (TV Series) (1 episode, 2004) (performer - 1 episode, 2006)
- What About Bob? (2006) ... (performer: "Brooklyn Zoo")
- The Script and the Sherpa (2004) ... ("Got Your Money", uncredited)
 2004 Blade: Trinity (performer: "Thirsty" - as Old Dirty Bastard)
 2003 Chappelle's Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.7 (2003) ... (writer: "C.R.E.A.M.")
 2002 8 Mile (performer: "Shimmy Shimmy Ya") / (writer: "Shimmy Shimmy Ya", "C.R.E.A.M." - as Russell Jones)
 2001 Bully (performer: "Last Call") / (writer: "Last Call")
 2000 Big Money Hustlas (Video) (performer: "Bitches") / (writer: "Bitches")
 1998 Belly (performer: "Windpipe" - as ODB)
 1998 Spice Girls: Live in Your Living Room (TV Special) (performer: "Ghetto Superstar") / (writer: "Ghetto Superstar")
 1998 I Got the Hook Up (performer: "Who Rock This")
 1998 Bulworth (performer: "Ghetto Supastar") / (writer: "Ghetto Supastar" - as R. Jones)
 1998 Slam (performer: "The Park") / (writer: "The Park" - as R. Jones)
 1995 Tales from the Hood (performer: "Ol' Dirty's Back")
 1995 The Jerky Boys (as Old Dirty Bastard, "Dirty Dancing") / (writer: "Dirty Dancing" - as Russell Jones)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Album, "Nigga, Please," Elektra Records 62414, 1999. See more »

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Alternate Names:

Wu-Tang Clan | 'Dirt McGirt' Russell Jones | Dirt McGirt | O.D.B. | ODB


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Personal Quote:

Please calm down...I went and bought me a suit today that costed me a lot of money today, because I figured that Wu-Tang was gonna win. I don't know how you all see it, but when it comes to the children, Wu-Tang is for the children. We teach the children. Puffy is good, but Wu-Tang is the best. I want you all to know that this is O.D.B., and I love you all. Peace. - at the 1998 Grammy Awards, in ... See more »


He went by numerous aliases throughout his career: Unique Ason, Big Baby Jesus, Osirus, Joe Bananas, Dirk McGirk, and Dirt Dawg. See more »


Uncompromisingly vulgar and warbled rapping style


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