No photo available. Represent Terry Hall? Add or change photos at IMDbPro
STARmeter
SEE RANK
Down 123,299 this week

Terry Hall (V)

British singer-songwriter. Hall founded ska-punk group The Specials in 1978; they scored two UK number 1 hits with 'The Special A.K.A. Live EP' and 'Ghost Town' and were pioneering (in British music) for featuring both black and white musicians. Hall left in 1981 to form Fun Boy Three and then Colour Field before embarking on a solo career. He was... See full bio »

IMDb Picks: September

Tim Burton's fantasy film Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children is on our radar this month. See which other movies and TV shows we're excited about in IMDb Picks.

Visit IMDb Picks

Facebook Live Chat With 'American Honey' Star Sasha Lane

Join us for a Facebook Live chat with American Honey star Sasha Lane on Monday, Sept. 26, beginning at 1:20 p.m. ET/10:20 p.m. PT. Make sure to follow IMDb on Facebook. Send your questions now to #IMDbAskSasha.

Follow IMDb on Facebook

On Amazon Video

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb


How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Terry Hall's work have you seen?

User Polls

1 win. See more awards »

Known For

A Cinderella Story
A Cinderella Story Soundtrack
(2004)
Mystery Men
Mystery Men Soundtrack
(1999)
Showgirls
Showgirls Soundtrack
(1995)

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Soundtrack (32 credits)
 2014 The Voice Kids (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Battles, Part 1 (2014) ... (writer: "Our Lips Are Sealed")
 2014/II Still (writer: "Friday Night Saturday Morning")
 2010/II Dance Paradise (Video Game) (as E. Hall, "Bananza (Belly Dancer)")
 2010 Late Show with David Letterman (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Anne Heche/Ken Burns/The Specials (2010) ... (writer: "Nite Klub" - uncredited)
 2010 Coach (Video) (performer: "A Tale Of Woe") / (writer: "A Tale Of Woe")
 2010/I Sus (writer: "It's Up to You (Live at the Moonlight Club)")
 2010 Grey's Anatomy (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Time Warp (2010) ... (writer: "Our Lips Are Sealed" - uncredited)
 2009 Welcome to the 80's (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Postpunk und Neue Deutsche Welle (2009) ... (writer: "Gangsters")
 2009 Glastonbury 2009 (TV Series) (writer: "Gangsters", "Friday Night Saturday Morning", "Man At C&A")
 2009 Fired Up! (writer: "Bananza (Belly Dancer)")
 2007 The Singing Bee (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.2 (2007) ... (writer: "Our Lips Are Sealed")
 2006 Criminal Minds (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Psychodrama (2006) ... (writer: "Our Lips Are Sealed")
 2006 The Office (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Secret (2006) ... (writer: "Our Lips Are Sealed")
 2006 Emily's Reasons Why Not (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Pilot (2006) ... (writer: "Our Lips Are Sealed" - uncredited)
 2004 A Cinderella Story (writer: "Our Lips Are Sealed")
 2002 When Snooker Ruled the World (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "Lucky You" - uncredited)
 2002 Bad Company (performer: "911")
 2001 The Go-Go's: Live in Central Park (Video documentary) (writer: "Our Lips Are Sealed")
 2000 Purely Belter (performer: "HAPPY ENDING LIES")
 2000/I Gossip (writer: "Our Lips are Sealed")
 1999 Mystery Men (writer: "Gangsters" - as Terence Hall)
 1999 200 Cigarettes ("Our Lips Are Sealed")
 1998 SLC Punk! (writer: "Gangsters" - as Hall)
 1997 The Lakes (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Episode #1.4 (1997) ... ("Anywhere")
 1997 Romy and Michele's High School Reunion (writer: "Our Lips Are Sealed")
 1997 The Place of the Dead (TV Movie) (performer: "A Room Full Of Nothing") / (writer: "A Room Full Of Nothing")
 1996 EastEnders (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 1 October 1996 (1996) ... (writer: "Lucky You" - uncredited)
 1995 Top of the Pops (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 26 October 1995 (1995) ... (writer: "Lucky You")
 1995 Showgirls (writer: "Walk Into the Wind")
 1987 Hot Child in the City (writer: "Our Lips Are Sealed")
 1981 WKRP in Cincinnati (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Rumors (1981) ... (writer: "Our Lips Are Sealed")
 1981 Dance Craze (Documentary) (writer: "Man at C and A" - uncredited)
Show Show Actor (1 credit)
Show Show Music department (1 credit)
Show Show Self (13 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (3 credits)
Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

He appeared in the No Doubt video, "Sunday Morning" in 1997. Terry's band, The Specials were one of No Doubt's influences.

Publicity Listings:

3 Interviews | See more »

Alternate Names:

The Specials with Rico | The Specials | Fun Boy Three
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia:

He co-wrote the 80s anthem, "Our Lips Are Sealed" with Jane Wiedlin from the Go-Gos. The song was both a hit for the Go-Gos and later for Terry's band Fun Boy Three. See more »

Star Sign:

Pisces

Message Boards

Discuss Terry Hall on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page