Person Details

Birthday: 1951-10-02 21:06:34

Aliases: Gordon Matthew Thomas Sumner , The Police

Gender: Male

Place of birth: Wallsend, Newcastle upon Tyne, England, UK

Homepage: https://www.sting.com

Movie Involvements: 55

TV Involvements: 4


Most Famous Work

Biography

Sting (aka Gordon Matthew Thomas Sumner), is an English musician, singer-songwriter, activist, actor and philanthropist. Prior to starting his solo career, he was the principal songwriter, lead singer and bassist of the rock band 'The Police'. Sting has varied his musical style throughout his career, incorporating distinct elements of jazz, reggae, classical, new age, and worldbeat into his music. As a solo musician and member of The Police, Sting has received sixteen Grammy Awards for his work, receiving his first Grammy for Best Rock Instrumental Performance in 1981, and an Oscar nomination for the best song. He is a member of both the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and the Songwriters Hall of Fame.

Most Famous Work

Bambi-Verleihung
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0

Bambi-Verleihung

(1948) himself
Finding Your Roots
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8

Finding Your Roots

(2012) Self
Dune
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6

Dune

(1984) Feyd Rautha
Have a Good Trip: Adventures in Psychedelics
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7
Viña del Mar International Song Festival
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2

Viña del Mar International Song Festival

(1963) Self - Musical Guest
Sting: Live In Berlin
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8

Sting: Live In Berlin

(2010) Performer
Quadrophenia
Average
7

Quadrophenia

(1979) Ace Face
NPR Tiny Desk Concerts
Average
9

NPR Tiny Desk Concerts

(2008) Self - Vocals, Guitar

Acting

Year Character Movie/Tv
2021 N/A
Self
2020 N/A
N/A
Himself
Self
N/A
Self (archive footage)
2019 Himself
Self
Himself
Self
2018 Himself
Himself
N/A
2017 Himself
himself
Self - Musician
Musician
Himself
Narrator
2016 HimSelf
N/A
Himself
N/A
Sting
2015 Self
N/A
N/A
2014 Himself, host, vocals, acoustic guitar, bass
N/A
N/A
N/A
2013 N/A
Himself
N/A
2012 Self
Self
2011 Sting
Vocal, Bass ...
Himself
2010 Performer
Self
Self
Self
2009 Himself
N/A
N/A
Robert Schumann
Himself - 'Dove of Peace'
Himself
N/A
Himself
Vocals and Bass
2008 N/A
Bass & Vocals
N/A
N/A
Himself
Self
Himself
N/A
Self - Vocals, Guitar
2007 Himself (voice)
N/A
Himself
N/A
Himself
Himself
N/A
2006 N/A
N/A
N/A
Himself
Himself
2005 Himself
Himself
2004 Himself
Self
Himself
Himself
2003 Himself
Self
Bass & Vocals
N/A
2002 Himself
2001 Himself
N/A
N/A
Himself
Himself
Self
2000 Himself (archive footage)
1999 Himself
Vocals, Bass
N/A
N/A
N/A
1998 self
JD
Billy Idol
1997 N/A
Himself
N/A
N/A
N/A
1996 Vocals and Bass
N/A
1995 Self
N/A
Fledge
1994 N/A
N/A
1993 Himself
Himself
N/A
N/A
1992 Himself
1991 Vocals, Bass, Guitar
Himself - Guest
N/A
Double bass / Vocals
Himself
N/A
1990 Himself
1989 himself (voice)
N/A
1988 Heroic Officer
N/A
Musician
himself
N/A
N/A
Finney
1987 Daniel
vocal / electric bass
1986 N/A
1985 Himself
Mick
Frankenstein
Self
1984 Feyd Rautha
N/A
1983 Bass & Vocals
Vocals & Bass
Himself
1982 Martin Taylor
Himself
N/A
N/A
Himself
1981 Helith
Himself
1980 N/A
1979 Just Like Eddie
Ace Face
Interviewee
N/A
N/A
1978 N/A
Himself
1976 N/A
1975 N/A
Himself - Musical Guest
1974 N/A
1963 Self - Musical Guest
1953 N/A
1952 N/A
1948 himself
Himself
N/A
Musician
Himself
Himself
- Himself
Year Character Movie/Tv

Sound

Year Role Movie/Tv
2010 Music
2005 Theme Song Performance
1995 Vocals
Songs
Original Music Composer
1992 Theme Song Performance
1987 Theme Song Performance
Year Role Movie/Tv

Production

Year Role Movie/Tv
2006 Executive Producer
Year Role Movie/Tv

Crew

Year Role Movie/Tv
1995 Thanks
Year Role Movie/Tv

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