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Frankie Goes to Hollywood


Frankie Goes to Hollywood were a terrific British dance/funk/pop/rock quintet. The band first got together in 1980 in Liverpool, England. The members were: Holly Johnson (vocals), Paul Rutherford (vocals/keyboards), Peter Gill (drums), Mark O'Toole (bass) and Brian Nash (guitar). The group initially called themselves "Hollycaust", but soon changed... See full bio »

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The Proposal
The Proposal Soundtrack
(2009)
Grand Theft Auto: Vice City
(2002)
Zoolander
Zoolander Soundtrack
(2001)
EuroTrip
EuroTrip Soundtrack
(2004)

Filmography

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 2017 Good Morning Britain (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 30 March 2017 (2017) ... (performer: "Two Tribes" - uncredited)
 2017 One Hit Wonderland (TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode)
- "Video Killed the Radio Star" by the Buggles (2017) ... (performer: "Relax")
 2017 T2 Trainspotting (performer: "Relax")
 2016 Go for It (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Christmas Special (2016) ... (performer: "Two Tribes" - uncredited)
 2016 Zoolander 2 (performer: "Relax")
 2016 Eddie the Eagle ("Two Tribes' (Annihilation Mix)")
 2015 Sounds of the 80s (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- 2015 Christmas Special with Kim Wilde (2015) ... (performer: "The Power of Love")
 2015 UK Championship Snooker (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- 2015: Third Round - Part 4 (2015) ... (performer: "Two Tribes" - uncredited)
 2015 De Palma (Documentary) (performer: "Relax" - uncredited)
 2015 20 Moments That Rocked Pop (TV Movie documentary) (performer: "Relax" - uncredited)
 2013-2015 Atop the Fourth Wall (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- Titans: Scissors, Paper, Stone (2015) ... ("Hooked on Polkas")
- All-Star Batman and Robin #8 (2014) ... ("Hooked on Polkas")
- Punisher 2099 #1 (2013) ... ("Hooked on Polkas")
 2014 Not Going Out (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Wedding (2014) ... (performer: "The Power of Love" - uncredited)
 2014 Coming In (performer: "Relax")
 2014 Strictly Come Dancing (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Week 4 (2014) ... (performer: "Two Tribes" - uncredited)
 2014 Mike & Mike (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 24 September 2014 (2014) ... (performer: "Relax")
 2014 Britain's Most Dangerous Songs: Listen to the Banned (TV Movie documentary) (performer: "Relax")
 2014/I Pride (performer: "Relax", "Two Tribes")
 2014 This Week (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 6 March 2014 (2014) ... (performer: "Two Tribes")
 2014 Dancing on Ice (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes)
- Week 6: The Skate-Off (2014) ... (performer: "The Power of Love" - uncredited)
- Week 6 (2014) ... (performer: "The Power of Love" - uncredited)
  Misfits (TV Series) (performer - 3 episodes, 2010 - 2013) (writer - 1 episode, 2013)
- Episode #5.3 (2013) ... (performer: "The Power Of Love" - uncredited) / (writer: "The Power Of Love" - uncredited)
- Episode #5.1 (2013) ... (performer: "Relax" - uncredited)
- Christmas Special (2010) ... (performer: "The Power of Love")
 2013 Grown Ups 2 (performer: "Relax")
 2013 The '80s: The Decade That Made Us (TV Mini-Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode)
- Shop 'til You Drop (2013) ... (performer: "Two Tribes" - uncredited)
 2013 Miranda (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Three Little Words (2013) ... (performer: "Relax")
 2013 Adoration (performer: "Relax" (Chicane Radio Edit))
 2012 Best Possible Taste: The Kenny Everett Story (TV Movie) (performer: "Relax")
 2012 The X Factor (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Bootcamp 1 (2012) ... (performer: "Two Tribes" - uncredited)
 2012 Sightseers (performer: "The Power of Love")
 2012 The Block (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Red House Elimination: Night 3 (2012) ... (performer: "Relax" - uncredited)
 2012 Britain's Got Talent (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- 2012: Auditions 3 (2012) ... (performer: "Two Tribes" - uncredited)
 1985-2012 EastEnders (TV Series) (performer - 6 episodes)
- Episode dated 6 April 2012 (2012) ... (performer: "Two Tribes" - uncredited)
- Episode dated 9 March 2012 (2012) ... (performer: "The Power of Love" - uncredited)
- Episode dated 16 February 2012 (2012) ... (performer: "The Power of Love" - uncredited)
- Episode dated 28 July 2008 (2008) ... (performer: "The Power of Love" - uncredited)
- Episode #1.49 (1985) ... (performer: "Relax" - uncredited)
 2011 No me la puc treure del cap (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Nadal (2011) ... (performer: "The Power of Love")
 2011 Britain's Favourite Christmas Songs (TV Movie documentary) (performer: "The Power of Love")
 2011 Peter (performer: "The Power of Love")
 2011 Californication (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Monkey Business (2011) ... (performer: "Welcome To The Pleasuredome", "Relax" - uncredited)
 2011 The Devil's Double (performer: "Relax")
 2010 Being Erica (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Bear Breasts (2010) ... (performer: "Relax" - uncredited)
 2009 So You Think You Can Dance (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- The Top 16 Perform (2009) ... (performer: "Relax")
 2009 Welcome to the 80's (TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode)
- Charts, Clips und Kommerz (2009) ... (performer: "Relax")
 2009/I The Proposal (performer: "Relax")
 2008 Star Stories (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Elton John: Patron Saint of Celebrities (2008) ... (performer: "Relax" - uncredited)
 2008 Made of Honor (performer: "Two Tribes")
 2008 Doomsday (performer: "Two Tribes (Carnage Mix)")
 2006 Cashback (performer: "The Power of Love")
 2006 Grand Theft Auto: Vice City Stories (Video Game) (performer: "Relax")
 2005 Everybody Hates Chris (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Everybody Hates Sausage (2005) ... (performer: "Relax")
 2005 Reunion (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- 1986 (2005) ... (performer: "Relax")
 2005 The Business (performer: "Welcome to the Pleasuredome")
 2004 Sommersturm (performer: "The Power of Love")
 2004 Gilmore Girls (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Last Week Fights, This Week Tights (2004) ... (performer: "Relax" - uncredited)
 2004 EuroTrip (performer: "Two Tribes")
 1996-2003 The Simpsons (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes)
- The Strong Arms of the Ma (2003) ... (performer: "Relax")
- Homer the Smithers (1996) ... (performer: "Relax")
 2002 Grand Theft Auto: Vice City (Video Game) (performer: "Two Tribes") / (writer: "Two Tribes")
 2002 Interstate 60: Episodes of the Road (performer: "Relax (Club 69 Doomsday Mix)")
 2001 Zoolander (performer: "Relax")
 2001 Glitter (performer: "Relax")
 2001 Rock Star (performer: "Relax")
 2001 Phoenix Nights (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.5 (2001) ... (performer: "Two Tribes" - uncredited)
 2001 100 Greatest Number One Singles (TV Special documentary) (performer: "Relax")
 2000 Frankie Goes to Hollywood: Hard On (Video documentary) (performer: "Relax", "Two Tribes", "Welcome to the Pleasuredome", "The Power of Love", "Rage Hard", "Watching the Wildlife", "Warriors of the Wasteland")
 2000 There's Only One Jimmy Grimble (performer: "Two Tribes")
 2000 A Many Splintered Thing (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.5 (2000) ... (performer: "Relax")
 1998 Free Enterprise (performer: "Welcome to the Pleasure Dome")
 1998 The Revengers' Comedies ("Relax") / (performer: "Relax")
 1996 True Blue (performer: "Two Tribes")
 1995 Empire of the Censors (TV Movie documentary) (performer: "Two Tribes")
 1993 Beavis and Butt-Head (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Home Improvement (1993) ... (performer: "Two Tribes")
 1992 Toys (performer: "WELCOME TO THE PLEASURE DOME (INTO THE BATTLE MIX)")
 1988 Sotto il vestito niente II (performer: "Warriors of the Wasteland")
 1988 Bony a klid (performer: "Relax", "The Power of Love")
 1986 Casualty (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Drunk (1986) ... ("Relax", uncredited)
 1986 Top 50 (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 8 October 1986 (1986) ... (performer: "Rage Hard")
  Top of the Pops (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes, 1984 - 1986) (writer - 1 episode, 1986)
- Episode dated 4 September 1986 (1986) ... (performer: "Rage Hard") / (writer: "Rage Hard")
- Episode dated 25 December 1984 (1984) ... (performer: "Relax")
 1986 Rock Around the Dock (TV Movie) (performer: "Rage Hard", "Warriors (of the Wasteland)")
 1986 Pål Pressli Show (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Relax, alltså! (1986) ... (performer: "Relax")
 1985 The Supergrass (performer: "Two Tribes")
 1985 Gotcha! (performer: "Relax", "Two Tribes")
 1985 Extratour (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.1 (1985) ... (performer: "The Power of Love")
 1984 Fame (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- The Rivalry (1984) ... (performer: "Two Tribes")
 1984 Miami Vice (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Little Prince (1984) ... (performer: "Relax" - uncredited)
  Saturday Night Live (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 1984) (writer - 1 episode, 1984)
- George Carlin/Frankie Goes to Hollywood (1984) ... (performer: "Born to Run", "Two Tribes") / (writer: "Two Tribes")
 1984 Body Double (performer: "Relax")
 1984 Police Academy (performer: "Relax")
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Album: "Welcome to the Pleasuredome" (1984/ZTT/Island Records) See more »

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Trivia:

The band gained their name from a headline in the New Musical Express about Frankie Vaughan going to America to star in Let's Make Love (1960). It is sometimes erroneously claimed that the headline referred to Frank Sinatra.

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