David Bowie (I) (1947–2016)


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David Bowie was one of the most influential and prolific writers and performers of popular music, but he was much more than that; he was also an accomplished actor, a mime and an intellectual, as well as an art lover whose appreciation and knowledge of it had led to him amassing one of the biggest collections of 20th century art. Born David Jones, ... See full bio »

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The Man Who Fell to Earth Thomas Jerome Newton
(1976)
Labyrinth Jareth
(1986)
The Prestige Tesla
(2006)
Zoolander David Bowie
(2001)

Filmography

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 2017 David Bowie: No Plan (Music Video)
 2016 David Bowie: Lazarus (Music Video)
 2015 David Bowie: Blackstar (Music Video)
 2015 Quick Reviews with Maverick (TV Series)
 2014 Janelle Monáe: Heroes (Music Video)
 2013 David Bowie: Valentine's Day (Music Video)
 2013 David Bowie: Where Are We Now (Music Video)
 2010 Walk in the Clouds (Documentary short) (music by)
 2009 Grace Woodroofe: Quicksand (Music Video)
 2003 David Bowie: Never Get Old (Music Video)
 2003 David Bowie: The Loneliest Guy (Music Video)
 2003 David Bowie: New Killer Star (Music Video)
 2002 Whistle (Short)
 2002 David Bowie: Slow Burn (Music Video)
 2000 Doctor Bowie et Mister Jones (Documentary)
 2000 David Bowie: Survive (Music Video)
 1999 David Bowie: Thursday's Child (Music Video)
 1998 The Wallflowers: Heroes (Music Video)
 1997 David Bowie: Seven Years in Tibet (Music Video)
 1997 David Bowie: Dead Man Walking (Music Video)
 1997 David Bowie: Little Wonder (Music Video)
 1996 Iggy Pop: Lust for Life (Music Video)
 1995 Boy George: Funtime (Music Video)
 1993 David Bowie: Black Tie White Noise (Music Video)
 1993 David Bowie: Nite Flights (Music Video)
 1993 David Bowie: You've Been Around (Music Video)
 1993 The Buddha of Suburbia (TV Mini Series) (4 episodes)
- Episode #1.4 (1993)
- Episode #1.3 (1993)
- Episode #1.2 (1993)
- Episode #1.1 (1993)
 1993 David Bowie: Miracle Goodnight (Music Video)
 1993 David Bowie: Jump They Say (Music Video)
 1992 David Bowie: Real Cool World (Music Video)
 1991 Tin Machine: Baby Universal (Music Video)
 1990 David Bowie: Fame '90 (Music Video short)
 1989 Nenhum de Nós: O Astronauta de Mármore (Music Video) (original music by)
 1988 Tina Turner & David Bowie: Tonight (Music Video)
 1987 David Bowie: Day in Day Out (Music Video)
 1987 David Bowie: Never Let Me Down (Music Video)
 1987 David Bowie: Time Will Crawl (Music Video)
 1986 David Bowie: Absolute Beginners (Music Video)
 1986 David Bowie: Underground (Music Video)
 1986 David Bowie: When the Wind Blows (Music Video)
 1985 David Bowie: Loving the Alien (Music Video)
 1984 David Bowie: Blue Jean (Music Video)
 1984 David Bowie: Blue Jean (Live) (Music Video)
 1984 Talking Heads: Once in a Lifetime (Live) (Music Video short)
 1983 David Bowie: China Girl (Music Video)
 1983 David Bowie: Let's Dance (Music Video)
 1983 David Bowie: Modern Love (Music Video)
 1981 Queen & David Bowie: Under Pressure (Music Video) (music by)
 1980 David Bowie: Ashes to Ashes (Music Video)
 1980 David Bowie: Fashion (Music Video)
 1979 David Bowie: Boys Keep Swinging (Music Video)
 1979 David Bowie: DJ (Music Video)
 1979 David Bowie: Look Back in Anger (Music Video)
 1977 David Bowie: Be My Wife (Music Video short)
 1977 David Bowie: Heroes (Music Video short)
 1973 David Bowie: Changes (Live) (Music Video short)
 1973 David Bowie: Life on Mars? (Music Video short) (uncredited)
 1973 David Bowie: Ziggy Stardust (Music Video short)
 1972 David Bowie: John, I'm Only Dancing (Music Video short)
 1972 David Bowie: Space Oddity (Music Video short) (uncredited)
 1972 David Bowie: The Jean Genie (Music Video short)
 1969 David Bowie: Ching-a-Ling (Music Video short)
 1969 David Bowie: Let Me Sleep Beside You (Music Video short)
 1969 David Bowie: Love You Till Tuesday (Music Video short)
 1969 David Bowie: Rubber Band (Music Video short)
 1969 David Bowie: Sell Me a Coat (Music Video short)
 1969 David Bowie: The Mask (A Mime) (Music Video short)
 1969 David Bowie: When I'm Five (Music Video short)
 1969 David Bowie: When I Live My Dream (Music Video short)
 1969 David Bowie: Space Oddity (First Version) (Music Video short)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Contributed vocals to an all-star version of Lou Reed's "Perfect Day" for the BBC's Children in Need charity. It went to #1 in the UK and Ireland. See more »

Publicity Listings:

12 Biographical Movies | 15 Print Biographies | 9 Portrayals | 12 Interviews | 71 Articles | 14 Pictorials | 63 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Official Sites:

Apple Music | Facebook | See more »

Alternate Names:

Davy Jones & the King Bees | David Jones | Davie Jones | Tin Machine | Ziggy Stardust

Height:

5' 9¾" (1.77 m)

Spouse:

Iman  (his death)  (1 child) | See more »

Children:

Duncan Jones

Parents:

Jones, Margaret Mary | Jones, Haywood Stenton
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Personal Quote:

[on his 1980s music] Commercially I sold an awful lot of albums with work that I now feel was very inferior. Artistically and aesthetically it was probably my lowest point. See more »

Trivia:

He was set to reprise his role of Agent Phillip Jeffries from Twin Peaks: Fire Walk with Me (1992) in Twin Peaks (2017) but due to his health declining he was unavailable. Although he passed away before the start of the production his character appeared in the new series via archive footage with voice actor Nathan Frizzell dubbing the new dialogue's lines. See more »

Trademark:

One permanently dilated pupil which gave him the appearance of having two different colored eyes (a condition known as Heterochromia iridum) See more »

Nickname:

The Master of Reinvention See more »

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