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Patti Smith was born on December 30, 1946 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as Patricia Lee Smith. She is an actress and composer, known for Noah (2014), Song to Song (2017) and Natural Born Killers (1994). She was previously married to Fred 'Sonic' Smith. See full bio »

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Known For

Noah Soundtrack
Song to Song Patti Smith
Barb Wire Soundtrack


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 2019 Rolling Thunder Revue (Documentary)
The Punk Poet
 2018 Spheres
Narrator (segment "Spheres: Pale Blue Dot")
 2017/I Song to Song
Patti Smith
 2014 The Killing (TV Series)
Female Doctor
- Blood in the Water (2014) ... Female Doctor
 2012 Number One! (TV Series)
- Patti Smith (2012)
 2011 Law & Order: Criminal Intent (TV Series)
Prof. Cleo Alexander
- Icarus (2011) ... Prof. Cleo Alexander
 2010 It's All Relative (Short)
Singer at Funeral
 2003 The Big Empty
 1998 The Rugrats Movie
Newborn Baby (singing voice)
 1996 R.E.M. Feat. Patti Smith: E-Bow the Letter (Music Video)
Patti Smith
 1993 Patti Smith: Memorial Tribute (Music Video)
Patti Smith (voice)
 1976 So It Goes (TV Series)
- Episode #1.7 (1976)
- Episode #1.5 (1976)
 1971 Robert Having His Nipple Pierced (Short)
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Show Show Self (134 credits)
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Other Works:

Playwright (w/Sam Shepard): "Cowboy Mouth". She and Shepard also starred in its first performance. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Biographical Movie | 7 Print Biographies | 2 Portrayals | 6 Interviews | 22 Articles | 6 Pictorials | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Patti Smith Group | P. Smith


5' 7¾" (1.72 m)


Fred 'Sonic' Smith  (his death)  (2 children)

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Some of us are born rebellious. Like Jean Genet or Arthur Rimbaud, I roam these mean streets like a villain, a vagabond, an outcast, scavenging for the scraps that may perchance plummet off humanity's dirty plates, though often sometimes taking a cab to a restaurant is more convenient. See more »


She was voted the 47th Greatest Artist in Rock 'n' Roll by Rolling Stone. See more »


The Godmother of Punk

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