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Chrissie Hynde was born on September 7, 1951 in Akron, Ohio, USA as Christine Ellen Hynde. She was previously married to Lucho Brieva and Jim Kerr. See full bio »

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Happy Feet Michelle
(2006)
Stealth Soundtrack
(2005)
(1987)
In Bruges Soundtrack
(2008)

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 2021 For All Mankind (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Triage (2021) ... (writer: "Middle of the Road")
- Best-Laid Plans (2021) ... (writer: "My City Was Gone")
 2021 Zoey's Extraordinary Playlist (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Zoey's Extraordinary Employee (2021) ... (writer: "I'll Stand by You")
 2020 Big Mouth (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Poop Madness (2020) ... (writer: "I'll Stand By You", "I'll Stand By You" (uncredited))
 2020 Dirty John (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Marriage Encounter (2020) ... (writer: "Talk of the Town")
 2020 The Kelly Clarkson Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Amy Poehler/Rebecca Romijn (2020) ... (writer: "I'll Stand by You")
 2020/I The Nest (writer: "Don't Get Me Wrong")
  The Sara Cox Show (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2019) (writer - 1 episode, 2019)
- At Christmas 4 (2019) ... (performer: "I Got You Babe" - uncredited)
- Episode #1.26 (2019) ... (writer: "Back on the Chain Gang" - uncredited)
 2019 Kirstie's Handmade Christmas (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #8.13 (2019) ... (writer: "2000 Miles" - uncredited)
 2019 I'm a Celebrity, Get Me Out of Here! (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #19.17 (2019) ... (writer: "I'll Stand By You" - uncredited)
 2019 A Special Message from Jackson Riley (Video short) (writer: "Back on the Chain Gang")
 2019 Stumptown (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Missed Connections (2019) ... (writer: "Brass In Pocket")
 2019 How to Build a Girl (writer: "Stand By You")
 2019 Succession (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Hunting (2019) ... (writer: "Talk of the Town")
 2019 Mindhunter (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #2.3 (2019) ... (writer: "Brass in Pocket" - uncredited)
 2019 Wine Country (writer: "Message of Love")
  The Act (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2019) (writer - 1 episode, 2019)
- Two Wolverines (2019) ... (performer: "You Or No One" - uncredited) / (writer: "You Or No One" - uncredited)
 2019 Cold Pursuit (writer: "2000 Miles")
 2019 The Souvenir (writer: "2000 Miles")
 2019 Tin Star (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Wild Flower (2019) ... (writer: "Don't Get Me Wrong ")
 2019 Splitting Up Together (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- China-Curious (2019) ... (writer: "I'll Stand by You" - uncredited)
 2018 The Deuce (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Inside the Pretend (2018) ... (writer: "Mystery Achievement")
 2018 Nunca es tarde (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 14 March 2018 (2018) ... (writer: "Don't Get Me Wrong")
 2018 Holding Back the Years (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #2.2 (2018) ... (writer: "Don't Cut Your Hair" - uncredited)
 2018 Here and Now (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- If a Deer Sh*ts in the Woods (2018) ... (writer: "Middle of the Road")
 2018 Juliet, Naked (writer: "Brass in Pocket")
 2017 Black Mirror (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Arkangel (2017) ... (writer: "I'm a Mother")
 2017 Glastonbury 2017 (TV Mini-Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Best of Glastonbury 2017 (2017) ... (writer: "Back on the Chain Gang")
- The Pretenders (2017) ... (writer: "Message of Love", "Don't Get Me Wrong", "Brass in Pocket", "I'll Stand By You", "Back on the Chain Gang", "Middle of the Road")
 2017 Dare to Be Different (Documentary) (writer: "Back on the Chain Gang")
 2017 Car Share (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #2.3 (2017) ... (writer: "Don't Get Me Wrong")
 2017 Fun Mom Dinner (writer: "Message of Love")
 2016 Conan (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Diego Luna/Billy Eichner/Pretenders (2016) ... (writer: "Alone")
 2016 Tu cara me suena (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #5.3 (2016) ... (writer: "Don't Get Me Wrong")
 2016 The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Vin Diesel/Norman Reedus/Christine and the Queens (2016) ... (writer: "I'll Stand by You")
 2016 One Hit Wonderland (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- "I Touch Myself" by Divinyls (2016) ... (writer: "Message of Love")
 2016 Ochéntame... otra vez (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- ¡Más música, por favor! (2016) ... (writer: "Back On The Chain Gang")
 2015 A Kylie Christmas: Live from the Royal Albert Hall (TV Special) (performer: "2000 Miles") / (writer: "2000 Miles")
 2015 La Marató 2015 (TV Special) (writer: "Jo seré amb tu (I'll Stand by You)")
 2015 Sounds of the 80s (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- 2015 Christmas Special with Kim Wilde (2015) ... (writer: "2000 Miles")
 2015 El making of del disc de La Marató (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "Jo seré amb tu (I'll Stand by You)")
 2014 Guapas (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Un accidente perfecto (2014) ... (writer: "Don't Get Me Wrong" - uncredited)
- After Office (2014) ... (writer: "Don't Get Me Wrong" - uncredited)
 2009-2013 Glee (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- The Quarterback (2013) ... (writer: "I'll Stand by You" - uncredited)
- Ballad (2009) ... (writer: "I'll Stand by You" - uncredited)
 2013 The Voice of the Philippines (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.22 (2013) ... (writer: "I'll Stand by You")
 2013 The Carrie Diaries (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Great Unknown (2013) ... (writer: "Brass In Pocket")
 2012 Girls (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Vagina Panic (2012) ... (writer: "Message Of Love" - uncredited)
 2011-2012 The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Episode #20.80 (2012) ... (writer: "Don't Get Me Wrong" - uncredited)
- Episode #19.126 (2011) ... (writer: "I'll Stand by You" - uncredited)
 2011 Britain's Favourite Christmas Songs (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "2000 Miles")
 2011 Generació D (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "Don't Get Me Wrong")
 2011/I Jack and Jill (performer: "I Got You Babe")
 2007-2011 Dancing with the Stars (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
- Round Two (2011) ... (writer: "Don't Get Me Wrong")
- Episode #12.11 (2011) ... (writer: "I'll Stand by You")
- Round 2 (2007) ... (writer: "Don't Get Me Wrong")
 2011 Breaking Bad (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Problem Dog (2011) ... (writer: "Boots of Chinese Plastic")
 2011 Love Bites (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Keep on Truckin' (2011) ... (writer: Theme Song)
- How To... (2011) ... (writer: Theme Song "Message of Love")
 2011 Glee Encore (Video) (writer: "I'll Stand by You")
 2011 I Melt with You (writer: "Talk of the Town")
 2010 The Glades (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Breaking 80 (2010) ... (writer: "Break Up the Concrete" - uncredited)
 2007-2010 The X Factor UK (TV Series) (writer - 6 episodes)
- Fearness (2010) ... (writer: "I'll Stand by You" - uncredited)
- Episode #5.10 (2008) ... (writer: "I'll Stand by You" - uncredited)
- Episode #5.8 (2008) ... (writer: "I'll Stand by You" - uncredited)
- Episode #5.3 (2008) ... (writer: "I'll Stand by You" - uncredited)
- Judges' Houses 2 (2007) ... (writer: "I'll Stand by You" - uncredited)
 2010 Going the Distance (writer: "Don't Get Me Wrong")
 2010 Late Night with Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 11 August 2010 (2010) ... (performer: "If You Let Me")
 2010 Dancing with the Stars (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #10.7 (2010) ... (writer: "Don't Get Me Wrong" - uncredited)
 2010 Rev. (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.1 (2010) ... (performer: "I Got You Babe" - uncredited)
 2010 20 to 1 (TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode)
- Our All Time Favourite Films (2010) ... (performer: "I Got You Babe" - uncredited)
 2008-2010 Cold Case (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- The Last Drive-In (2010) ... (writer: "Kid")
- The Dealer (2008) ... (writer: "Brass In Pocket")
 2010 Live from Studio Five (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.122 (2010) ... (writer: "I'll Stand by You")
 2010 Southland (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Butch & Sundance (2010) ... (writer: "Mystery Achievement" - uncredited)
 2010 A Somewhat Gentle Man (writer: "Time the Avenger", "Thumbelina")
 2010 Hope for Haiti Now: A Global Benefit for Earthquake Relief (TV Special documentary) (writer: "I'll Stand By You")
 2009 All You Need Is Love (TV Movie) (writer: "Don't Get Me Wrong" - uncredited)
 2009 Later... With Jools Holland (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #34.7 (2009) ... (writer: "Don't Cut Your Hair", "The Nothing Maker", "Brass In Pocket")
 2009 17 Again (writer: "Kid")
 2009 Dancing on Ice (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #4.11 (2009) ... (writer: "Don't Get Me Wrong")
 2008 Operación triunfo (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Gala final (2008) ... (writer: "I'll Stand By You")
- Gala 1 (2008) ... (writer: "I'll Stand By You")
 2008 In Bruges (writer: "2000 Miles")
 2007 The Singing Bee (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.2 (2007) ... (writer: "Brass In Pocket")
 2005-2007 Idols (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Top 24: Top 12 Girls (2007) ... (writer: "Brass in Pocket")
- Top 6: Judges' Choice (2005) ... (writer: "Brass in Pocket")
 2007 SingStar '80s (Video Game) (writer: "Brass in Pocket")
 2007 So You Think You Can Dance (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Top 18 (2007) ... (writer: "I'll Stand By You")
 2007 It Takes Two (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Episode #2.3 (2007) ... (writer: "I'll Stand By You")
- Episode #2.1 (2007) ... (writer: "Brass In Pocket")
 2006-2007 The Sopranos (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Kennedy and Heidi (2007) ... (writer: "The Adultress")
- Kaisha (2006) ... (writer: "Precious (Regent Park Demo)" - uncredited)
  Saturday Night Live (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode, 2007) (performer - 1 episode, 1986)
- Molly Shannon/Linkin Park (2007) ... (writer: "Brass in Pocket")
- Steve Guttenberg/The Pretenders (1986) ... (performer: "Rockin' Good Way" - uncredited)
 2007 La tele de tu vida (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.14 (2007) ... (writer: "Brass in Pocket")
 2006-2007 Everybody Hates Chris (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Everybody Hates the Substitute (2007) ... (writer: "Don't Get Me Wrong")
- Everybody Hates Promises (2006) ... (writer: "Brass In Pocket")
  Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2007) (writer - 1 episode, 2007)
- The Harriet Dinner: Part II (2007) ... (performer: "2000 Miles" {uncredited}) / (writer: "2000 Miles" {uncredited})
 2006 Guitar Hero II (Video Game) ("TATTOOED LOVE BOYS")
 2006 Happy Feet (performer: "Everything I Own")
 2006 Grand Theft Auto: Vice City Stories (Video Game) (writer: "Private Life" - uncredited)
 2006 The Groomsmen (writer: "Mystery Achievement")
 2005 Just Like Heaven (writer: "Brass in Pocket")
 2005 Tjenare kungen (writer: "Middle Of The Road")
 2005 Canadian Idol (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Top 6 Performances (2005) ... (writer: "I'll Stand by You")
- Group 3 Performances (2005) ... (writer: "Brass in Pocket")
 2005 Stealth (performer: "Neither of Us Can See")
 2005 Un vrai bonheur, le film (writer: "Brass In Pocket" - uncredited)
 2005 Six Feet Under (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Dancing for Me (2005) ... (writer: "Back on the Chain Gang")
 2005 Ninguém Como Tu (TV Series) (writer: "I'll stand by you")
  EastEnders (TV Series) (writer - 5 episodes, 2000 - 2004) (performer - 1 episode, 1985)
- Episode dated 20 December 2004 (2004) ... (writer: "2000 Miles" - uncredited)
- Episode dated 30 July 2001 (2001) ... (writer: "Don't Get Me Wrong" - uncredited)
- Christmas Day 2000: Part 1 (2000) ... (writer: "2000 Miles" - uncredited)
- Episode dated 21 December 2000 (2000) ... (writer: "2000 Miles" - uncredited)
- Episode dated 14 December 2000 (2000) ... (writer: "2000 Miles" - uncredited)
 2004 Idol - Jakten på en superstjerne (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Topp 40 #1 (2004) ... (writer: "I'll Stand By You")
 2004 The Catherine Tate Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Car Party (2004) ... (writer: "Brass in Pocket" - uncredited)
 2004 Torque (performer: "Fire and Flame")
 2003 Idol (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #3.8 (2003) ... (writer: "Middle of the Road")
 2003 Deutschland sucht den Superstar (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Fünfte Top 50 Show (2003) ... (writer: "I'll Stand By You")
 2003 Lost in Translation (writer: "Brass in Pocket" (1980))
 2003 Rugrats Go Wild (performer: "Big Bad Cat")
 2003 The Challenge (TV Movie) (performer: "I Got You Babe")
 2003 American Splendor (writer: "My City Was Gone" (1982))
 2002 I Love the '80s (TV Mini-Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- 1980 (2002) ... (writer: "Brass In Pocket")
 2002 The 3rd Annual Women Rock! Girls and Guitars (TV Special) (performer: "Stand By You") / (writer: "Stand By You")
 2002/I Sweet Sixteen (writer: "I'll Stand by You")
 2002 That '80s Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Beach Party (2002) ... (writer: "Time the Avenger" - uncredited)
 2002 Passions (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.681 (2002) ... (performer: "Breakfast in Bed")
 2001 Not Another Teen Movie (writer: "Message of Love")
 2001 Crossing Jordan (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Pilot (2001) ... (writer: "Mystery Achievement")
 2001 Prozac Nation (writer: "Mystery Achievement")
 2001 Bridget Jones's Diary (writer: "Don't Get Me Wrong")
 2001 Dogtown and Z-Boys (Documentary) (writer: "Bad Boys")
 2000 Hybrid feat. Chrissie Hynde: Kid 2000 (Video short) (performer: "Kid 2000") / (writer: "Kid 2000")
 2000 The Pretenders: Greatest Hits (Video documentary) ("Night in My Veins") / (performer: "I Got You Babe", "Spiritual High (State Of Independence)", "Breakfast in Bed") / (writer: "Brass In Pocket", "Message of Love", "Don't Get Me Wrong", "Kid", "Talk of the Town", "Hymn to Her", "2000 Miles", "Popstar", "Middle of the Road", "Back on the Chain Gang", "I'll Stand by You")
  Top of the Pops (TV Series) (writer - 13 episodes, 1979 - 2000) (performer - 3 episodes, 1985 - 2000)
- Episode dated 2 June 2000 (2000) ... (performer: "Kid 2000") / (writer: "Kid 2000")
- Episode dated 25 December 1995 (1995) ... (performer: "Love Can Build A Bridge")
- Episode dated 28 September 1995 (1995) ... (writer: "Kid")
- Episode dated 20 October 1994 (1994) ... (writer: "Don't Get Me Wrong")
- Episode #22.35 (1985) ... (performer: "I Got You Babe" video)
 2000 Kevin & Perry Go Large (performer: "Kid 2000") / (writer: "Kid 2000")
 1992-1999 Stars in Their Eyes (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- 1999 Celebrity Special (1999) ... (writer: "Brass in Pocket")
- Episode #3.2 (1992) ... (writer: "Brass in Pocket")
 1999 Eye of the Beholder (performer: "I Wish You Love" (Que Reste-t-il de nos Amours ?))
 1998 Felicity (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Hot Objects (1998) ... (writer: "Brass in Pocket" - uncredited)
 1998 Cupid (TV Series) (performer: "Human")
 1998 Small Soldiers (writer: "My City Was Gone (Kool Keith Remix)")
 1998 Whatever (writer: "Mystery Achievement")
 1998 Gia (TV Movie) (writer: "Brass In Pocket")
 1998 Dawson's Creek (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Pilot (1998) ... (writer: "I'll Stand By You")
 1997 Food of Love (writer: "Nght in My Veins")
 1997 G.I. Jane (writer: "The Homecoming")
 1997 'Til There Was You (writer: "Don't Get Me Wrong")
 1997 Romy and Michele's High School Reunion (writer: "Don't Get Me Wrong")
 1997 Private Parts (writer: "Brass In Pocket")
 1997 The X-Files (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Never Again (1997) ... (writer: "Tattooed Love Boys")
 1996 Only Fools and Horses (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Heroes and Villains (1996) ... (performer: "I Got You Babe" - uncredited)
 1996 Chicago Hope (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Three Men and a Lady (1996) ... (writer: "Brass in Pocket" - uncredited)
 1995 Friends (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- The One with the Baby on the Bus (1995) ... (performer: "Angel of the Morning", "Smelly Cat" - uncredited)
 1995 The Immortals (writer: "Money Talks" - uncredited)
 1994 A Viagem (TV Series) (writer: "I'll Stand by You")
 1992 Peter's Friends (writer: "Don't Get Me Wrong")
 1992 Candyman ("STATE OF INDEPENDENCE")
 1992 Single White Female ("STATE OF INDEPENDENCE")
 1991 Beverly Hills, 90210 (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Chuckie's Back (1991) ... (writer: "2000 Miles" - uncredited)
 1991 True Colors ("Middle of the Road")
 1990 Un dia és un dia (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #2.22 (1990) ... (writer: "Millionaires")
 1989 Immediate Family (writer: "My City Was Gone")
 1988 Obsession: A Taste for Fear (writer: "Private Life")
 1987 The Living Daylights (lyrics: "Where has Every Body Gone ?", "If there was a Man")
 1986 Women in Rock (Video documentary) (writer: "Back on the Chain Gang")
 1986 Miami Vice (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Good Collar (1986) ... (writer: "How Much Did You Get For Your Soul?" - uncredited)
 1986 Gung Ho ("Don't Get Me Wrong")
 1985 Live Aid (TV Special documentary) (writer: "Message of Love", "Middle of the Road")
 1984 Grace Quigley (writer: "Bad Boys Get Spanked", "Thumbelina")
 1984 Roadhouse 66 (writer: "Thumbelina")
 1983 Breathless (writer: "Message of Love")
 1982 The King of Comedy (writer: "Back on the Chain Gang")
 1981 Riding High (writer: "Brass In Pocket (I'm Special)")
 1980-1981 The Kenny Everett Video Cassette (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Episode #4.2 (1981) ... (writer: "Louie Louie")
- Episode #3.1 (1980) ... (writer: "Talk of the Town")
 1980 Times Square (writer: "Talk of the Town")
 1980 WKRP in Cincinnati (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- In Concert (1980) ... (writer: "The Wait" - uncredited)
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Writer for the New Musical Express (1973 - 1974) See more »

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1 Print Biography | 1 Portrayal | 3 Interviews | 11 Articles | 2 Pictorials | 3 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Chrissy Hynde | Christine Kerr | The Pretenders | Pretenders

Height:

5' 8" (1.73 m)
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Every time people in bands start to think guitar music's over, it seems to come back. In my estimation there's nothing better than playing guitar and I think most guitar players would agree. See more »

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Lead singer, guitarist and song writer of the band The Pretenders. See more »

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