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Jim Kerr (I)


Jim Kerr was born on July 9, 1959 in Glasgow, Scotland. He was previously married to Patsy Kensit and Chrissie Hynde. See full bio »

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Known For

The Siege Soundtrack
(1998)
Elizabethtown Soundtrack
(2005)
Grand Theft Auto V Soundtrack
(2013)
The Informers Soundtrack
(2008)

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 2017 Stuck on You (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "Alive and Kicking" - uncredited)
 2017 Summer of Sport: Women's Euro 2017 (TV Mini Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- England vs. Scotland (2017) ... (writer: "Alive & Kicking" - uncredited)
 2017 Dare to Be Different (Documentary) (writer: "New Gold Dream (81-82-83-84)")
 2016 World Championship Snooker (TV Series) (writer - 12 episodes)
- 2016: Day 15, Part 2 (2016) ... (writer: "Waterfront" - uncredited)
- 2016: Day 14, Part 3 (2016) ... (writer: "Waterfront" - uncredited)
- 2016: Day 14, Part 1 (2016) ... (writer: "Waterfront" - uncredited)
- 2016: Day 13, Part 1 (2016) ... (writer: "Waterfront" - uncredited)
- 2016: Day 12, Part 3 (2016) ... (writer: "Waterfront" - uncredited)
 2016 Cuéntame (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- El futuro es nuestro (2016) ... (writer: "Alive and Kicking")
 2015 Fresh Off the Boat (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Fall Ball (2015) ... (writer: "Alive and Kicking" - uncredited)
 2013 How I Met Your Mother (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Broken Code (2013) ... (writer: "Waterfront" - uncredited)
 2013 Eastbound & Down (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Chapter 23 (2013) ... (writer: "Alive And Kicking" - uncredited)
 2013 Grand Theft Auto V (Video Game) ("All the Things She Said")
 2013 Glee (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Sadie Hawkins (2013) ... (writer: "Alive and Kicking" - uncredited)
 2012 Independent Lens (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Have You Heard from Johannesburg: Free at Last (2012) ... (writer: "Mandela Day")
 2009 Welcome to the 80's (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Charts, Clips und Kommerz (2009) ... (writer: "Mandela Day" - uncredited)
 2009 Awaydays (writer: "I Travel")
 2008 Star Stories (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Bono Presents Christ 2: My Story (2008) ... (writer: "All the Things She Said" - uncredited)
 2008 The Informers (writer: "New Gold Dream (81/82/83/84)")
  Ashes to Ashes (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode, 2008) (writer - 1 episode, 2008)
- Episode #1.5 (2008) ... (lyrics: "I Travel" - uncredited) / (writer: "I Travel" - uncredited)
 2006 Folk Britannia (TV Series documentary) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Between the Wars (2006) ... (lyrics: "Belfast Child" (based on "She Moves Through the Fair"))
 2005 Elizabethtown (writer: "Promised You a Miracle" (1982))
 2004 Cold Case (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Sleepover (2004) ... (writer: "Alive and Kicking")
 1999 The Match (writer: "Hello")
 1998 The Siege (writer: "Great Leap Forward")
 1998 La vida en el aire (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.1 (1998) ... (writer: "Alive and Kicking")
 1982-1998 Top of the Pops (TV Series) (writer - 6 episodes)
- Episode dated 13 March 1998 (1998) ... (writer: "Glitterball")
- Episode dated 26 January 1995 (1995) ... (writer: "She's a River")
- Episode #32.2 (1995) ... (writer: "She's a River")
- Episode dated 13 November 1986 (1986) ... (writer: "Ghostdancing")
- Episode #19.17 (1982) ... (writer: "Promised You a Miracle")
 1997 Brit Awards 1997 (TV Special) (writer: "Alive & Kicking" - uncredited)
 1995 The Immortals (writer: "7 Deadly Sins" - uncredited)
 1991 Only Fools and Horses (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Miami Twice (The American Dream) (1991) ... (writer: "Let There Be Love" - uncredited)
- Stage Fright (1991) ... (writer: "Kick It In" - uncredited)
 1985 Now That's What I Call Music 6 (Video) (writer: "Alive and Kicking")
 1985 Saturday Night Live (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Madonna/Simple Minds (1985) ... (writer: "Alive and Kicking", "Sanctify Yourself" - uncredited)
 1985 Live Aid (TV Special documentary) (writer: "Promised you a miracle", "Ghostdancing")
 1982 Iltatähti (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 5 October 1982 (1982) ... (writer: "Promised You a Miracle")
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Personal Details

Publicity Listings:

2 Interviews | 2 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »


Alternate Names:

Simple Minds | Simple minds

Height:

5' 10" (1.78 m)
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Personal Quote:

I think Bob Geldof and Bono are really genuine. You might not always agree with how people go about things but it's easy to sit on the sidelines and criticise. See more »

Trivia:

The first band he saw live was Genesis. See more »

Star Sign:

Cancer

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