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Don McLean was born on October 2, 1945 in New Rochelle, New York, USA. He was previously married to Patrisha Shnier and Carol Sauvion. See full bio »

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1972 (S1, Ep4)
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Known For

The Next Best Thing Soundtrack
(2000)
The Runaways Soundtrack
(2010)
Bowfinger Soundtrack
(1999)
(1989)

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 2003-2020 The Simpsons (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Now Museum, Now You Don't (2020) ... (writer: "Bar-ry, Bar-ry Night" - uncredited)
- 'Scuse Me While I Miss the Sky (2003) ... (writer: "Vincent" - uncredited)
 2020 The Boys (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Proper Preparation and Planning (2020) ... (writer: "American Pie" - uncredited)
 2020 Zoey's Extraordinary Playlist (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Zoey's Extraordinary Dad (2020) ... (writer: "American Pie" - uncredited)
  Tucker Carlson Tonight (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2019) (writer - 1 episode, 2019)
- Episode dated 26 December 2019 (2019) ... (performer: "American Pie" - uncredited) / (writer: "American Pie" - uncredited)
 2019 Time of Our Lives (performer: "American Pie") / (writer: "American Pie")
  Stranger Things (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2019) (writer - 1 episode, 2019)
- Chapter Three: The Case of the Missing Lifeguard (2019) ... (performer: "American Pie" - uncredited) / (writer: "American Pie" - uncredited)
 2019 BT Sport Fight Night Live (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Lineal Heavyweight Championship: Tyson Fury vs. Tom Schwarz (2019) ... (performer: "American Pie" - uncredited)
 2019 Elämäni Biisi (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Rauhaa, rakkautta ja tyttöenergiaa (2019) ... (writer: "Suomi-neito (American Pie)")
  Patriot (TV Series) (performer - 3 episodes, 2017 - 2018) (writer - 2 episodes, 2017)
- The Guns of Paris (2018) ... (performer: "American Pie")
- Dead Serious Rick (2017) ... (performer: "American Pie" - uncredited) / (writer: "American Pie" - uncredited)
- Un Monsieur Triste En Costume (2017) ... (performer: "American Pie" - uncredited) / (writer: "American Pie" - uncredited)
  Unsolved: The Murders of Tupac and the Notorious B.I.G. (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2018) (writer - 1 episode, 2018)
- Tupac Amaru Shakur (2018) ... (performer: "Vincent") / (writer: "Vincent")
  I'm a Celebrity... Extra Camp (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2017) (writer - 1 episode, 2017)
- Episode #2.19 (2017) ... (performer: "American Pie" - uncredited) / (writer: "American Pie" - uncredited)
 2017 Mindhunter (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.1 (2017) ... (performer: "Crying" - uncredited)
 2017 Pieday the 13th (Short) (performer: "American Pie")
 2017 Loving Vincent (writer: "Vincent (Starry, Starry Night)")
  American Playboy: The Hugh Hefner Story (TV Series documentary) (performer - 4 episodes, 2017) (writer - 3 episodes, 2017)
- Down the Rabbit Hole: The Dorothy Stratten Murder (2017) ... (performer: "Bad Girl" - uncredited) / (writer: "Bad Girl" - uncredited)
- Sex, Drugs and DEA Investigations (2017) ... (performer: "Babylon " - uncredited)
- Below the Belt: Playboy and the Pubic Wars (2017) ... (performer: "And I Love You So" - uncredited) / (writer: "And I Love You So" - uncredited)
- Rebel with a Cause: Civil Liberties and Government Crackdowns (2017) ... (performer: "Everybody Loves Me, Baby" - uncredited) / (writer: "Everybody Loves Me, Baby" - uncredited)
  Mike & Mike (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes, 2015 - 2017) (writer - 2 episodes, 2015 - 2017)
- Episode dated 14 February 2017 (2017) ... (performer: "American Pie") / (writer: "American Pie")
- Episode dated 29 October 2015 (2015) ... (performer: "American Pie" - uncredited) / (writer: "American Pie" - uncredited)
 2016 Smoky Mountains Rise: A Benefit for the My People Fund (TV Special) (performer: "Vincent") / (writer: "Vincent")
 2016/I Walking (Short) (performer: "Winterwood") / (writer: "Winterwood")
 2016 The Voice (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Live Shows, Round 1 (2016) ... (writer: "Vincent")
 2015 Strictly Come Dancing (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Week One: Show Two (2015) ... (writer: "Vincent" - uncredited)
 2015 Late Show with David Letterman (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Alec Baldwin/John Mayer (2015) ... (writer: "American Pie")
 2015 Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Kimmy Rides a Bike! (2015) ... (writer: "American Pie" - uncredited)
  Loose Women (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2014) (writer - 1 episode, 2014)
- Episode #18.169 (2014) ... (performer: "American Pie" - uncredited) / (writer: "American Pie" - uncredited)
 2012 Some Jerk with a Camera (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- Star Tours: The Adventures Continue! Part Two (2012) ... (music: "The Saga Begins" (parody of "American Pie"))
  Supernatural (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2012) (writer - 1 episode, 2012)
- Survival of the Fittest (2012) ... (performer: "Vincent") / (writer: "Vincent")
  60 Minutes (TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode, 2011) (writer - 1 episode, 2011)
- Running the War/The Life and Death of Vincent Van Gogh (2011) ... (performer: "Vincent" - uncredited) / (writer: "Vincent" - uncredited)
  Banda sonora (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2011) (writer - 1 episode, 2011)
- Episode #7.3 (2011) ... (performer: "American Pie") / (writer: "American Pie")
 2011 Sing Your Song (Documentary) (writer: "And I Love You So")
 2010 The Runaways (performer: "Vincent (Starry, Starry Night)") / (writer: "Vincent (Starry, Starry Night)")
 2009 Band Hero (Video Game) (performer: "American Pie")
 2009 Madonna: Celebration - The Video Collection (Video) (writer: "American Pie")
 2009 Elvis: Love Me Tender - The Love Songs (Video documentary) (writer: "And I Love You So")
 2009 And I Love You So (writer: "And I Love You So")
 2009 Vlogbrothers (TV Series documentary) (music - 1 episode)
- The Day the YouTubes Died (2009) ... (music: "The Day the Youtubes Died")
  20 to 1 (TV Series documentary) (performer - 2 episodes, 2006 - 2008) (writer - 2 episodes, 2006 - 2008)
- Karaoke Classics (2008) ... (performer: "American Pie") / (writer: "American Pie")
- Greatest Songs of All Time (2006) ... (performer: "American Pie") / (writer: "American Pie", "The Saga Begins")
 2008 The Office (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Chair Model (2008) ... (writer: "American Pie")
 2007 Charlie Wilson's War (performer: "American Pie" (1971) - uncredited) / (writer: "American Pie" (1971) - uncredited)
 2007 Mad Men (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Babylon (2007) ... (writer: "Babylon" - uncredited)
 2007 30 Rock (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Head and the Hair (2007) ... (writer: "American Pie" - uncredited)
 2006 Love Comes to the Executioner (writer: "American Pie" - uncredited)
 2006 Saturday Night Live (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Antonio Banderas/Mary J. Blige (2006) ... (writer: "American Pie" - uncredited)
 2003-2006 American Idol (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Top 16 Performance Show: Part 2 (Guys) (2006) ... (writer: "Vincent")
- Trifecta! (2003) ... (writer: "Vincent")
 2006 On Any Saturday (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- VaYetze (2006) ... (writer: "And I Love You So")
 2006 Atomised (performer: "American Pie") / (writer: "American Pie")
 2005 Walking in the Air (Video) (writer: "Vincent (Starry, Starry Night)")
 2005 Empire Falls (TV Mini-Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.2 (2005) ... (writer: "And I Love You So" - uncredited)
 2005 My Boyfriend Is Type-B (writer: "And I Love You So")
 2004 Songwriters Hall of Fame (TV Special) (performer: "American Pie") / (writer: "Vincent", "American Pie")
 2004 The West Wing (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Supremes (2004) ... (writer: "American Pie" - uncredited)
 2004 Kam zmizel ten starý song (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- Vladimír Postulka (2004) ... (music: "Nádherná kráska (Wonderful Baby)")
 2004 Deutschland sucht den Superstar (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Mottoshow #5 - Elton John Meets Madonna (2004) ... (writer: "American Pie")
 2003 'Weird Al' Yankovic: The Ultimate Video Collection (Video) ("The Saga Begins") / (writer: "The Saga Begins")
 2003 Breakfast with Hunter (Documentary) (performer: "American Pie") / (writer: "American Pie")
 2003 Tupac: Resurrection (Documentary) (performer: "Vincent") / (writer: "Vincent")
 2002 Ladykracher (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- Mein Freund (2002) ... (music: "Bye Bye (Die schöne Zeit ist vorbei)" - uncredited)
 2001 Josie and the Pussycats (writer: "American Pie")
 2001 Roswell (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- How the Other Half Lives (2001) ... (writer: "American Pie" - uncredited)
 2000 Kiddy Contest (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Kiddy Contest 2000 (2000) ... ("Bla Bla (Was labern die da?)")
  Top of the Pops (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes, 1980) (writer - 1 episode, 2000)
- Episode dated 10 March 2000 (2000) ... (writer: "American Pie")
- Episode #17.30 (1980) ... (performer: "Crying")
- Episode #17.22 (1980) ... (performer: "Crying")
 2000 The Next Best Thing (performer: "American Pie") / (writer: "American Pie")
 2000 Madonna: American Pie (Video short) (writer: "American Pie")
 1999 'Weird Al' Yankovic Live! (Video) ("The Saga Begins") / (writer: "The Saga Begins")
  Spaced (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 1999) (writer - 1 episode, 1999)
- Gatherings (1999) ... (performer: "American Pie") / (writer: "American Pie")
 1999 Bowfinger (writer: "And I Love You So")
 1998 Celebrity (writer: "American Pie" (1972))
 1998 Garth Brooks: Ireland and Back (TV Special) (writer: "American Pie")
 1997 Garth Live from Central Park (TV Special) (performer: "American Pie") / (writer: "American Pie")
 1994-1997 Stars in Their Eyes (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Episode #8.8 (1997) ... (writer: "And I Love You So")
- Episode #5.3 (1994) ... (writer: "American Pie")
 1992 The Ben Stiller Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- On Melrose Avenue (1992) ... (writer: "American Pie" - uncredited)
 1989 Born on the Fourth of July (performer: "American Pie") / (writer: "American Pie")
 1989 Penn & Teller Get Killed (writer: "American Pie")
  Quantum Leap (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 1989) (writer - 1 episode, 1989)
- Star-Crossed - June 15, 1972 (1989) ... (performer: "American Pie" - uncredited) / (writer: "American Pie" - uncredited)
 1985 Story of a Junkie (Documentary) (performer: "Since I Don't Have You")
 1984 Finders Keepers (writer: "American Pie" - uncredited)
 1983 Familie Meier (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Der Stammbaum/Der Ausflug (1983) ... (performer: "American Pie" - uncredited)
 1982 Omero (performer: "AMERICAN PIE" - as Don Mc Lean) / (writer: "AMERICAN PIE" - as Don Mc Lean)
 1982 The Flight of Dragons (Video) (performer: "The Flight of Dragons")
 1982 Movie Madness (performer: "Growing Yourself")
 1979 The Late Late Lien Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #2.1 (1979) ... (writer: "American Pie")
 1978 Who'll Stop the Rain (performer: "AMERICAN PIE") / (writer: "AMERICAN PIE")
 1978 Martine (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #3.1 (1978) ... (writer: "Vincent")
 1977 Fraternity Row (performer: "If You Can Dream", "The Pattern Is Broken") / (writer: "If You Can Dream", "The Pattern Is Broken")
 1975 The Ernie Sigley Show (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Episode dated 20 May 1975 (1975) ... (writer: "Vincent")
- Episode dated 8 April 1975 (1975) ... (writer: "If We Try")
 1974 The Perry Como Christmas Show (TV Special) (lyrics: "(They Long to Be) Close to You/It's Impossible/We've Only Just Begun/And I Love You So/Don't Let the Stars Get in Your Eyes/Yesterday Once More")
 1973 The Graham Kennedy Show (TV Series) (writer - 4 episodes)
- Episode dated 15 November 1973 (1973) ... (writer: "And I Love You So")
- Episode dated 23 August 1973 (1973) ... (writer: "And I Love You So")
- Episode dated 12 July 1973 (1973) ... (writer: "And I Love You So")
- Episode dated 10 July 1973 (1973) ... (writer: "If We Try")
 1973 Sez Les (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #7.1 (1973) ... (writer: "And I Love You So" - uncredited)
 1973 The 15th Annual Grammy Awards (TV Special) (performer: "Vincent") / (writer: "Vincent")
 1972 ZDF Hitparade (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
- Episode #1.37 (1972) ... (writer: "American Pie")
- Episode #1.36 (1972) ... (writer: "American Pie")
- Episode #1.35 (1972) ... (writer: "American Pie")
 1972 Die Drehscheibe (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 26 June 1972 (1972) ... (writer: "American Pie")
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Alternate Names:

Donald McLean

Height:

5' 10" (1.78 m)
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#1 hit single: "American Pie", 1972 (no relation to movie of same name) See more »

Star Sign:

Libra

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