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Andy McCluskey

Andy was a founding member of pop group OMD (Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark) in the late 1970s with fellow vocalist Paul Humphreys. A self-titled debut album appeared in January of 1980 followed closely in September by "Organization," which produced the band's first UK top 10 hit "Enola Gay." Many albums followed through the 1980s with "... See full bio »

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 2017 Rock'n Roll (writer: "Enola Gay")
 2016 Hunters (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
 2016 11.22.63 (TV Mini-Series) (writer - 1 episode)
 2016 Ochéntame... otra vez (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
 2016 Eddie the Eagle ("Thrill Me")
 2015 The D Train (writer: "A Million Stars") / (writer: "So in Love" - as Andrew McCluskey)
 2015 Top of the Pops: The Story of 1980 (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "Red Frame White Light", "Messages")
 2014 Back in the Day (writer: "If You Leave")
 2011-2013 Cuéntame (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
 2013 The Neighbors (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
 2011 Generació D (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "Enola Gay")
 2010 Live from Studio Five (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
 2009 Electric Dreams (TV Mini-Series) (writer - 1 episode)
 2009 1981 (writer: "Enola Gay" - as George Andrew McCluskey)
 2009 Welcome to the 80's (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
 2009 Ashes to Ashes (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
 2009 Cyprien (writer: "Enola Gay" - as Mc Cluskey)
 2008 Waltz with Bashir (writer: "Enola Gay" - as Andrew McCluskey)
 2001-2006 EastEnders (TV Series) (writer - 9 episodes)
 2006 Aquamarine (writer: "Right Now 2004" - as Andrew McCluskey)
 2005 Cold Case (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
 2002 Comedy Kids (TV Series) (writer: "See Ya")
 2002 Right Here Right Now Live (Video) (writer: "Right Now", "Turn Me On", "Tomorrow & Tonight", "Hippy", "Get Real", "Strangers", "Cradle", "See Ya", "I Want Your Love", "Bye Now", "Whole Again" - uncredited)
 2002 Atomic Kitten: Kitten Diaries (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "Right Now", "Whole Again", "Right Now (Live)", "Cradle (Live)", "Whole Again (Live)", "Strangers (Live)", "See Ya", "I Want Your Love (Live)", "Bye Now (Rehearsal)", "Bye Now" - uncredited)
 2002 Van Wilder (writer: "Turn Me On", "Right Now" - as Andrew McCluskey)
 2002 Pop Idol (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
 2001 Not Another Teen Movie (writer: "If You Leave")
 1980-2001 Top of the Pops (TV Series) (writer - 7 episodes)
 2000 Bring It On (writer: "See Ya" (Radio Mix) - as Andrew McClusky)
 2000 FM Unplugged (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
 1997 I'm Alan Partridge (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
 1997 Thank God He Met Lizzie (writer: "Locomotion" - as A. McCluskey)
 1990 Tohuwabohu (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
 1983 Party Party (writer: "Enola Gay")
 1982 Remembrance (writer: "Maid of Orleans")
 1982 Identification of a Woman (writer: "Stanlow" - as Mac Cluskey)
 1981 Urgh! A Music War (Documentary) (writer: "Enola Gay")
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Alternate Names:

Orchestral Manoeuvers in the Dark | Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark | Andy McLuskey


6' 3" (1.91 m)

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Personal Quote:

I wake up some nights and think 'Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark'? What a stupid name! Why did we pick that one?


His favorite songs are "Thank You Girl" by The Beatles, "Telstar" by The Tornados, "Pyjamarama" by Roxy Music, "Atmosphere" by Joy Division, "Starman" by David Bowie, "Autobahn" by Kraftwerk, "Riot Van" by Arctic Monkeys, "Dy-Na-Mi-Tee" by Ms Dynamite, "Sunday Morning" by Velvet Underground & Nico and "Silver Machine" by Hawkwind. (Source: BBC Radio 2 "Tracks of My Years").

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