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Chris De Burgh


Chris De Burgh was born on October 15, 1948 in Buenos Aires, Argentina as Christopher John Davidson. He has been married to Diane since November 25, 1978. They have three children. See full bio »

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Known For

Working Girl Soundtrack
(1988)
Paper Towns Soundtrack
(2015)
American Psycho Soundtrack
(2000)
Baby Mama Soundtrack
(2008)

Filmography

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 2021 Harry Hill's Lonely Island (TV Mini-Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Caveman (2021) ... (performer: "The Lady in Red" - uncredited)
  American Dad! (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2020) (writer - 1 episode, 2020)
- Cheek to Cheek: A Stripper's Story (2020) ... (performer: "The Lady in Red" - uncredited) / (writer: "The Lady in Red" - uncredited)
  Single Parents (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2020) (writer - 1 episode, 2020)
- Chez Second Grade (2020) ... (performer: "The Lady in Red" - uncredited) / (writer: "The Lady in Red" - uncredited)
  There's Something About Movies (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2019) (writer - 1 episode, 2019)
- Episode #2.4 (2019) ... (performer: "The Lady in Red" - uncredited) / (writer: "The Lady in Red" - uncredited)
 2019 Pose (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Life's a Beach (2019) ... (writer: "The Lady in Red")
 2019 Isn't It Romantic (performer: "The Lady in Red") / (writer: "The Lady in Red")
  Deadly Class (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2019) (writer - 1 episode, 2019)
- Snake Pit (2019) ... (performer: "The Lady in Red") / (writer: "The Lady in Red")
  Cuéntame (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2018) (writer - 1 episode, 2018)
- Quiero ser libre (2018) ... (performer: "The Lady in Red") / (writer: "The Lady in Red")
  Fresh Off the Boat (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2018) (writer - 1 episode, 2018)
- The Car Wash (2018) ... (performer: "The Lady in Red" - uncredited) / (writer: "The Lady in Red" - uncredited)
  Big Mouth (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2017) (writer - 1 episode, 2017)
- Ejaculation (2017) ... (performer: "The Lady In Red" - uncredited) / (writer: "The Lady In Red" - uncredited)
 2017 Friends from College (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- All-Nighter (2017) ... (writer: "The Lady In Red")
 2017 Konttori (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Tuomiopäivä (2017) ... (writer: "The Lady in Red")
 2015 Paper Towns (writer: "The Lady in Red")
 2015 Color Congruity (Short) (writer: "Lady in Red")
 2014 Bob Servant (TV Mini-Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Van (2014) ... (writer: "Lady in Red" - uncredited)
 2014 Udo Jürgens - Mitten im leben (TV Special) (performer: "Sixty-Six")
  Bates Motel (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2013) (writer - 1 episode, 2013)
- Midnight (2013) ... (performer: "The Lady in Red" - uncredited) / (writer: "The Lady in Red" - uncredited)
 2013 Shameless (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Order Room Service (2013) ... (performer: "The Lady in Red" - uncredited)
 2013 Austenland (performer: "Lady in Red") / (writer: "Lady in Red")
 2012 Frühstücksfernsehen (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 11 May 2012 (2012) ... (performer: "I'm Counting On You")
  Psych (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2012) (writer - 1 episode, 2012)
- Shawn and the Real Girl (2012) ... (performer: "The Lady in Red") / (writer: "The Lady in Red")
 2011 10 Years (writer: "The Lady in Red")
  Celebrity Juice (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2011) (writer - 1 episode, 2011)
- Episode #5.6 (2011) ... (performer: "The Lady in Red") / (writer: "The Lady in Red")
  Dancing on Ice (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2009) (writer - 1 episode, 2009)
- Episode #4.11 (2009) ... (performer: "Lady in Red") / (writer: "Lady in Red")
  Star Stories (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2008) (writer - 1 episode, 2008)
- Elton John: Patron Saint of Celebrities (2008) ... (performer: "The Lady in Red" - uncredited) / (writer: "The Lady in Red" - uncredited)
  Herois quotidians (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2008) (writer - 1 episode, 2008)
- Episode #1.13 (2008) ... (performer: "Lady in Red") / (writer: "Lady in Red")
 2008 Baby Mama (performer: "The Lady in Red") / (writer: "The Lady in Red")
 2007 Buat Al-Gaida (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Vasilis papakonstadinou (2007) ... (writer: "Den yparho")
  Patinando por un sueño (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2007) (writer - 1 episode, 2007)
- Episode dated 16 August 2007 (2007) ... (performer: "The Lady in Red") / (writer: "The Lady in Red")
 2007 The Ferryman ("Don't Pay The Ferryman")
  Supernatural (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2007) (writer - 1 episode, 2007)
- Tall Tales (2007) ... (performer: "The Lady In Red") / (writer: "The Lady In Red")
 2006 That Mitchell and Webb Look (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.6 (2006) ... (writer: "Lady in Red" - uncredited)
 2004 Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story (performer: "Lady in Red") / (writer: "Lady in Red")
 2004 Bill Bailey: Part Troll (Video documentary) (writer: "Cousin in Red")
 2004 New Zealand Idol (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Wildcard Special (2004) ... (writer: "The Lady in Red")
  Monkey Dust (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #2.6 ... (performer: "Lady in Red" - uncredited) / (writer: "Lady in Red" - uncredited)
 2002 Idols! (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Workshop #1 (2002) ... (writer: "The Lady in Red")
 2002 Deutschland sucht den Superstar (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Zweite Top 30 Show (2002) ... (writer: "The Lady in Red")
  EastEnders (TV Series) (performer - 6 episodes, 2000 - 2001) (writer - 6 episodes, 2000 - 2001)
- Episode dated 12 July 2001 (2001) ... (performer: "The Lady in Red" - uncredited) / (writer: "The Lady in Red" - uncredited)
- Episode dated 21 December 2000 (2000) ... (performer: "A Spaceman Came Travelling" - uncredited) / (writer: "A Spaceman Came Travelling" - uncredited)
- Episode dated 18 December 2000 (2000) ... (performer: "A Spaceman Came Travelling" - uncredited) / (writer: "A Spaceman Came Travelling" - uncredited)
- Episode dated 11 December 2000 (2000) ... (performer: "The Lady in Red" - uncredited) / (writer: "The Lady in Red" - uncredited)
- Episode dated 27 November 2000 (2000) ... (performer: "The Lady in Red" - uncredited) / (writer: "The Lady in Red" - uncredited)
  Stars in Their Eyes (TV Series) (writer - 6 episodes, 1990 - 2000) (performer - 1 episode, 2000)
- Live Grand Final 2000 (2000) ... (performer: "The Lady in Red") / (writer: "The Lady in Red")
- Champion of Champions Live Grand Final (1999) ... (writer: "The Lady in Red")
- Live Grand Final 1999 (1999) ... (writer: "The Lady in Red")
- Episode #10.8 (1999) ... (writer: "The Lady in Red")
- Grand Final 1990 (1990) ... (writer: "Missing You")
  At Home with the Braithwaites (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2000) (writer - 1 episode, 2000)
- Episode #1.3 (2000) ... (performer: "The Lady In Red" - uncredited) / (writer: "The Lady In Red" - uncredited)
 2000 American Psycho (performer: "Lady in Red") / (writer: "Lady in Red")
 1998 Ang maton at ang showgirl (performer: "Lady In Red") / (writer: "Lady In Red")
 1998 Erich von Däniken - 30 years of memories of the future (TV Movie documentary) (performer: "A Spaceman Came Travelling" - uncredited)
  Tohuwabohu (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 1997) (writer - 1 episode, 1997)
- Tralala 2 bzw. 40 (1997) ... (performer: "The Lady in Red" - uncredited) / (writer: "The Lady in Red" - uncredited)
 1994-1997 Mystery Science Theater 3000 (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Space Mutiny (1997) ... (writer: "Don't Pay The Ferryman")
- High School Big Shot (1994) ... (writer: "Don't Pay the Ferryman")
  Freunde fürs Leben (TV Series) (performer - 3 episodes, 1994 - 1996) (writer - 1 episode, 1996)
- Vaterliebe (1996) ... (performer: "Lady In Red" - uncredited) / (writer: "Lady In Red" - uncredited)
- Torschlusspanik (1994) ... (performer: "Lady In Red")
- Liebesbriefe (1994) ... (performer: "High On Emotion")
 1995 Goodnight Sweetheart (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Nice Work If You Can Get It (1995) ... (writer: "Lady in Red" - uncredited)
 1992 London's Burning (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #5.10 (1992) ... (performer: "Lady in Red")
  Reasonable Doubts (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 1991) (writer - 1 episode, 1991)
- Pilot (1991) ... (performer: "The Lady in Red" - uncredited) / (writer: "The Lady in Red" - uncredited)
 1988-1991 Coronation Street (TV Series) (performer - 3 episodes)
- Episode #1.3271 (1991) ... (performer: "Lady in Red")
- Episode #1.3166 (1990) ... (performer: "A Spaceman Came Travelling")
- Episode #1.2890 (1988) ... (performer: "Missing You")
  Birds of a Feather (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 1989) (writer - 1 episode, 1989)
- Substitute (1989) ... (performer: "Lady in Red" - uncredited) / (writer: "Lady in Red" - uncredited)
 1989 Children's Ward (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Episode #1.9 (1989) ... ("Ship to Shore")
- Episode #1.7 (1989) ... ("Lady in Red")
  Only Fools and Horses (TV Series) (performer - 3 episodes, 1986 - 1989) (writer - 3 episodes, 1986 - 1989)
- Little Problems (1989) ... (performer: "Tender Hands" - uncredited) / (writer: "Tender Hands" - uncredited)
- Yuppy Love (1989) ... (performer: "The Lady In Red" - uncredited) / (writer: "The Lady In Red" - uncredited)
- From Prussia with Love (1986) ... (performer: "The Lady In Red" - uncredited) / (writer: "The Lady In Red" - uncredited)
  Miami Vice (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes, 1987 - 1989) (writer - 1 episode, 1987)
- To Have and to Hold (1989) ... (performer: "Carry Me (Like A Fire In Your Heart)" - uncredited)
- Everybody's in Show Biz (1987) ... (performer: "The Leader", "The Vision", "What About Me?" - uncredited) / (writer: "The Leader", "The Vision", "What About Me?" - uncredited)
 1988 Working Girl (performer: "The Lady in Red") / (writer: "The Lady in Red")
 1988 Split Decisions (performer: "The Spirit of Man") / (writer: "The Spirit of Man")
 1988 Arthur 2: On the Rocks (performer: "Love Is My Decision") / (writer: "Love Is My Decision")
  Tocata (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 1987) (writer - 1 episode, 1987)
- Episode dated 15 April 1987 (1987) ... (performer: "The Lady in Red", "Say Goodbye to It All") / (writer: "The Lady in Red", "Say Goodbye to It All")
  Top of the Pops (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 1986) (writer - 1 episode, 1986)
- Episode dated 25 December 1986 (1986) ... (performer: "Lady In Red") / (writer: "Lady In Red")
 1986 Toutes folles de lui (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 26 July 1986 (1986) ... (performer: "Fire on the water")
 1982 If You Could See What I Hear (writer: "Carry On", "Something Else Again")
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Performed on Star Academy in Beirut/Lebanon on January 30th 2004. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Interview | 2 Articles | See more »

Official Sites:

Facebook | Official Site | See more »

Alternate Names:

Chris de Burgh

Height:

5' 6" (1.68 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

I learned my trade, my craft, almost at the feet of the Great Masters. See more »

Trivia:

At a songwriting awards ceremony in 1992, de Burgh claimed that his song "The Lady in Red" was the most commonly used song to listen to while making love. Phil Collins, also at the ceremony, then asked what people did for the other three minutes. See more »

Trademark:

Songs with romantic, historical or religious themes.

Star Sign:

Libra

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