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Gordon Matthew Thomas Sumner, known as Sting, is an English musician and actor. He was the principal songwriter, lead singer, and bassist for the new wave rock band the Police from 1977 to 1984, and launched a solo career in 1985. Sting has included elements of rock, jazz, reggae, classical, new-age and worldbeat in his music.

Gordon Matthew Thomas Sumner, known as Sting, is an English musician and actor. He was the principal songwriter, lead singer, and bassist for the new wave rock band the Police from 1977 to 1984, and launched a solo career in 1985. Sting has included elements of rock, jazz, reggae, classical, new-age and worldbeat in his music.

Birth Name

Gordon Matthew Thomas Sumner


Tuesday, 02 October 1951


Actor Filmography

Actor Filmography

Only Murders in the Building Sting 2021
Under the Volcano Self 2021
Kaamelott: First Installment Horsa 2021
The Story of the Songs Self 2020
Herb Alpert Is... Self 2020
Biography: I Want My MTV Self 2020
The Go-Go's Self (archive footage) / Self 2020
Soundtrack of Our Lives: A Celebration for the Film & TV Music Community Self 2020
Have a Good Trip Self - Musician / Self 2020
Up from the Streets: New Orleans: The City of Music Self - musician 2020
Pavarotti Self 2019
Gurrumul Himself / Self 2018
Ruben Blades Is Not My Name Himself / Self 2018
The Top Ten Revealed Self 2018
The 60th Annual Grammy Awards Himself - Presenter & Performer 2018
Can't Stop, Won't Stop: A Bad Boy Story Himself 2017
Brian Johnson: A Life on the Road Himself 2017
Soundtracks: Songs That Defined History Himself 2017
All Round to Mrs. Brown's Self - Performer 2017
The Oscars Himself - Performer: The Empty Chair and Co-Nominated: Best Original Song 2017
The Dark Side of the Sun Narrator 2017
Koko: The Gorilla Who Talks to People Himself 2016
Jazz at the White House Himself - Performer 2016
Sonic Sea 2016
The Eighties Himself - The Police (archive footage) 2016
Zoolander 2 Sting 2016
American Crime Story Self 2016
The Late Show with Stephen Colbert Self - Musical Guest 2015
Close Up with the Hollywood Reporter Self 2015
Dolezal Backstage Himself (archive footage) 2015
Open Slather Himself 2015
The Late Late Show with James Corden Himself - Musical Guest 2015
The 37th Annual Kennedy Center Honors Himself - Honoree 2014
The 88th Annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade Himself 2014
Jaco Himself 2014
Sting: When the Last Ship Sails Himself, host, vocals, acoustic guitar, bass 2014
A MusiCares Tribute to Bruce Springsteen Himself 2014
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon Self - Guest, Self - Musical Guest, Self / The Ragtime Gals 2014
The Michael J. Fox Show Himself 2013
Celebrity Page Self 2013
Gore Vidal: The United States Of Amnesia Himself 2013
20 Feet from Stardom Himself 2013
Mercedes Sosa: The Voice of Latin America 2013
Who the F**K Is Arthur Fogel Himself 2013
The Show Himself 2013
Can't Stand Losing You: Surviving the Police Himself 2012
Hurricane Sandy: Coming Together Himself - Performer 2012
Radioman Himself 2012
The Greatest Footie Ads Ever Himself (archive footage) 2012
Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr. Self 2012
Sunday Brunch Self - Guest 2012
CBS This Morning Himself 1992
Life's Too Short Sting 2011
Sting - 25 Years Vocal, Bass ... 2011
Sting: Live In Berlin Performer 2010
The Talk Self - Musical Guest 2010
2012: Time For Change Himself 2010
Still Bill Himself 2010
Hope for Haiti Now: A Global Benefit for Earthquake Relief Himself 2010
John Lennon: Love Is All You Need Himself (archive footage) 2010
The 32nd Annual Kennedy Center Honors Himself 2009
The 25th Anniversary Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Concert Himself 2009
Talk Stoop Himself 2009
Twin Spirits: Sting performs Schumann Robert Schumann 2009
Crude Himself 2009
Brüno Himself - 'Dove of Peace' 2009
PoliWood Himself 2009
Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen Self 2009
Burning Down the House: The Story of CBGB Himself 2009
Chris Botti in Boston 2009
Late Night with Jimmy Fallon Himself - Guest 2009
The Musical Brain Himself 2009
Skavlan Self - Guest, Self - Musical Performer 2009
Spectacle: Elvis Costello with... Himself 2008
The Police: Certifiable Bass and Vocal 2008
Stephen Fry in America Himself 2008
Little Britain USA Himself 2008
Bee Movie Sting (voice) 2007
Amazing Journey: The Story Of The Who Himself 2007
Scott Walker: 30 Century Man Himself / Self 2007
The Graham Norton Show Self - Musical Guest 2007
Tony Bennett: Duets - The Making of an American Classic Himself 2006
Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip Himself - Musical Guest 2006
Everyone Stares: The Police Inside Out Himself 2006
Herbie Hancock: Possibilities Himself 2006
Chris Botti Live: With Orchestra and Special Guests Himself 2006
The Colbert Report Himself - Guest / Musical Guest 2005
20 to 1 Himself (archive footage) 2005
Live 8 Himself 2005
All I Want: A Portrait of Rufus Wainwright Himself 2005
The Culture Show Himself 2004
The Secret Policeman's Ball: The Music Edition Himself 2004
Strictly Come Dancing Self - Musical Guest 2004
Sting: Inside - The Songs of Sacred Love Himself 2003
The Ellen DeGeneres Show Himself - Musical Guest 2003
Imagine Self 2003
Super Bowl XXXVII Himself - Halftime Performer 2003
Jimmy Kimmel Live! Himself - Guest 2003
The Sweatbox Himself 2002
Chris Botti & Friends: Night Sessions Live in Concert Himself 2002
Ant & Dec's Saturday Night Takeaway Self 2002
Being Mick Himself 2001
Friday Night with Jonathan Ross Himself 2001
Operación triunfo Self - Musical Guest 2001
America: A Tribute to Heroes Himself - Performer 2001
All Access: Front Row. Backstage. Live! Himself 2001
FanClub Himself 2000
The Filth And The Fury Himself (archive footage) 2000
Tina Turner: Celebrate Live 1999 Himself 1999
Sting: The Brand New Day Tour - Live from the Universal Amphitheatre Himself 1999
Loose Women Himself 1999
Divas Live: An Honors Concert for VH1 Save the Music Himself 1998
Lock, Stock And Two Smoking Barrels JD 1998
Music for Montserrat Himself 1997
Ally McBeal Himself 1997
Behind the Music Himself 1997
The View Himself - Guest, Himself 1997
Theater Talk Self - Guest 1996
The Daily Show Self - Guest 1996
Mundo VIP Himself 1996
MADtv Himself 1995
The History of Rock 'n' Roll Himself 1995
Extra with Billy Bush Self (archive footage), Self 1994
Inside the Actors Studio Himself - Guest 1994
Peter and the Wolf: A Prokofiev Fantasy Himself 1993
The Smell of Reeves and Mortimer Himself 1993
Late Night with Conan O'Brien Himself 1993
Late Show with David Letterman Himself - Musical Guest, Himself 1993
Sting: Ten Summoners Tales Himself 1993
Taratata Himself 1993
Later... With Jools Holland Self 1992
The Larry Sanders Show Sting 1992
Resident Alien Himself / Self - Singer 1990
Captain Planet and the Planeteers Zarm 1990
The Simpsons Sting 1989
MTV Unplugged Himself 1989
The Adventures Of Baron Munchausen Heroic Officer 1988
Freedomfest: Nelson Mandela's 70th Birthday Celebratation Himself 1988
Stormy Monday Finney 1988
Programa Piloto Himself 1988
Going Live! Himself 1987
Top of the Pops Himself 1987
Julia and Julia Daniel 1987
The Police: Every Breath You Take - The Videos Sting 1987
Rolling Stone Presents Twenty Years of Rock & Roll Himself 1987
Bring On The Night Himself 1985
Plenty Mick 1985
The Bride Frankenstein 1985
Live Aid Himself 1985
The Max Headroom Show Himself 1985
Dune Feyd Rautha 1984
The Police: Synchronicity Concert Himself - Bass, Lead Vocals 1984
Computer Chronicles Himself - Windows XP launch 1983
Brimstone & Treacle Martin Taylor 1982
The Secret Policeman's Other Ball Himself 1982
Police: Around the World Himself 1982
Artemis 81 Helith 1981
Urgh! A Music War Himself - Police 1981
Entertainment Tonight Himself (archive footage), Himself 1981
Wetten, dass..? Himself 1981
Children in Need Himself 1980
Punk and Its Aftershocks Himself (as The Police) 1980
Radio On Just Like Eddie 1979
Quadrophenia Ace Face 1979
CBS News Sunday Morning Self 1979
The South Bank Show Himself, Self 1978
Live from Lincoln Center Self - Performer 1976
Saturday Night Live Himself - Musical Guest / Biker Bloke, Mr. How the Hock Robbins / Self - Musical Guest, Himself - Musical Guest / Goldsting, Himself - Musical Guest / Rod Stewart, Self - Host, Tommy Hughes 1975
Arena Himself 1975
Soul Train Himself 1971
Great Performances Self 1971
Beat-Club Himself - Musician (as Police) 1965
Top of the Pops Himself 1964

Producer Filmography

2017OscarBest Achievement in Music Written for Motion Pictures (Original Song) Nominated
2004OscarBest Music, Original Song Nominated
2004Golden GlobeBest Original Song - Motion Picture Nominated
2002OscarBest Music, Original Song Nominated
2002Golden GlobeBest Original Song - Motion Picture Won
2002EmmyOutstanding Individual Performance in a Variety or Music Program Won
2001OscarBest Music, Original Song Nominated
2001Golden GlobeBest Original Song - Motion Picture Nominated
1999Golden GlobeBest Original Song - Motion Picture Nominated
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