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Erykah Badu

Soundtrack | Actress | Music Department
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KNOWN FOR 
The Cider House Rules (1999) | Blues Brothers 2000 (1998) | Brown Sugar (2002)
AWARDS 
3 wins & 10 nominations More »
BORN 
Feb 26, 1971 (age 46)
HEIGHT 
5' 0" (1.52m)

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Films in Production (1 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Past Film & Video (24 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for MoonlightMoonlight Performer ("Tyrone"), Writer ("Tyrone") (as Erica Wright)  Less 2016 $1.5MM $28MM / $56MM
  • Primary photo for The LandThe Land Turquoise  Less 2016 $18K / —
  • Primary photo for N.O.L.A CircusN.O.L.A Circus Very Special Thanks  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for They Die by DawnThey Die by Dawn Stagecoach Mary  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Janelle Monáe: Q.U.E.E.N.Janelle Monáe: Q.U.E.E.N. (Video) Erykah Badu  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for InterludesInterludes Inspiration  Less 2012 $100K
  • Primary photo for The Black Power Mixtape 1967-1975The Black Power Mixtape 1967-1975 Herself (voice), Performer ("I Want A World" ), Writer ("I Want A World" )  Less 2011 SEK 5.5MM $264K / —
  • Primary photo for Sex and the City 2Sex and the City 2 Performer ("Window Seat"), Writer ("Window Seat") (as Erica Wright)  Less 2010 $100MM $95MM / $295MM
  • Primary photo for Erykah Badu: Window SeatErykah Badu: Window Seat (Video) Actress, Composer, Director  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Erykah Badu: HoneyErykah Badu: Honey (Video) Actress, Composer (music by)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Dave Chappelle's Block PartyDave Chappelle's Block Party Herself, Performer ("Back in the Day", "Love of My Life", "You Got Me"), Writer ("Back in the Day", "Love of My Life")  Less 2005 $3MM $12MM / —
  • Primary photo for The ManThe Man Performer ("Bandy Bandy")  Less 2005 $33MM $8.3MM / —
  • Primary photo for House of DHouse of D Lady / Bernadette, Performer ("Melissa")  Less 2004 $6MM $371K / —
  • Primary photo for Kid's Lives... Starring Erykah BaduKid's Lives... Starring Erykah Badu (Video) Host  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Brown SugarBrown Sugar Performer ("Love of My Life (An Ode to Hip Hop)"), Producer ("Love of My Life (An Ode to Hip Hop)"), Writer ("Love of My Life (An Ode to Hip Hop)")  Less 2002 $8MM $27MM / —
  • Primary photo for Pootie TangPootie Tang Soundtrack ("Southern Girl") (as Erica Wright), Performer ("Southern Girl")  Less 2001 $7MM $3.3MM / —
  • Primary photo for BamboozledBamboozled Performer ("Hollywood" (1977), "The Light" Remix)  Less 2000 $10MM $2.2MM / —
  • Primary photo for Next FridayNext Friday Writer ("Tyrone")  Less 2000 $11MM $57MM / $60MM
  • Primary photo for The Cider House RulesThe Cider House Rules Rose Rose  Less 1999 $24MM $58MM / $89MM
  • Primary photo for The Roots Feat. Erykah Badu: You Got MeThe Roots Feat. Erykah Badu: You Got Me (Video) Actress  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Blues Brothers 2000Blues Brothers 2000 Queen Mousette, Performer ("Funky Nassau")  Less 1998 $28MM $14MM / $26MM
  • Primary photo for Eve's BayouEve's Bayou Performer ("A Child With The Blues")  Less 1997 $6MM $15MM / —
  • Primary photo for Erykah Badu: On & OnErykah Badu: On & On (Video) Maid  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for High School HighHigh School High Performer ("Your Precious Love")  Less 1996 $21MM / —
Past Television (16 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Legends of Chamberlain HeightsLegends of Chamberlain Heights (TV Series) Music Supervisor ( 10 episodes, 2016 ) , Actress ( 7 episodes, 2016–2017 )  Less 2016–2017 13
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  • Primary photo for AtlantaAtlanta (TV Series) Writer ("Other Side of the Game") ( 1 episode, 2016 ) , Performer ("Other Side of the Game") ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016 1
    • The Jacket (Nov 1, 2016) Performer ("Other Side of the Game") (uncredited), Writer ("Other Side of the Game") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for BET Awards 2016BET Awards 2016 (TV Movie) Performer ("The Ballad of Dorothy Parker")  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy FallonThe Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) Performer ("Phone Down") ( 1 episode, 2015 ) , Writer ("Phone Down") ( 1 episode, 2015 ) , Herself - Guest Vocalist ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015 1
    • Gordon Ramsay/Billie Lourd/Randy Syphax (Nov 20, 2015) Herself - Guest Vocalist, Performer ("Phone Down") (uncredited), Writer ("Phone Down") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Hand of GodHand of God (TV Series) April ( 5 episodes, 2015 )  Less 2015 5
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  • Primary photo for Black DynamiteBlack Dynamite (TV Series) Fatback Taffy / Hoe Crows / Fox / Rita Marley ( 3 episodes, 2014–2015 )  Less 2014–2015 3
  • Primary photo for PowerPower (TV Series) Performer ("Jump Up In The Air And Stay There") ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014 1
    • Not Exactly How We Planned (Jun 7, 2014) Performer ("Jump Up In The Air And Stay There") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Late Night with Jimmy FallonLate Night with Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) Writer ("Treehome95") ( 1 episode, 2013 )  Less 2013 1
    • Episode #5.71 (Feb 26, 2013) Writer ("Treehome95")  Less
  • Primary photo for 2010 Soul Train Awards2010 Soul Train Awards (TV Special) Herself, Performer ("Medley: Out My Mind, Just In Time; Window Seat"), Writer ("Medley: Out My Mind, Just In Time; Window Seat")  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for The WireThe Wire (TV Series) Performer ("On & On") ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2008 1
    • Took (Feb 17, 2008) Performer ("On & On")  Less
  • Primary photo for Idol - Jakten på en superstjerneIdol - Jakten på en superstjerne (TV Series) Writer ("Next Lifetime") ( 1 episode, 2005 )  Less 2005 1
  • Primary photo for Later... With Jools HollandLater... With Jools Holland (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 2004 ) , Performer ("On & On") ( 1 episode, 2004 )  Less 2004 1
    • Hip Hop Soul (Oct 1, 2004) Herself (archive footage), Performer ("On & On")  Less
  • Primary photo for IdolIdol (TV Series) Writer ("Appletree") ( 1 episode, 2004 )  Less 2004 1
    • Finale (Jan 4, 2004) Writer ("Appletree")  Less
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show with Jay LenoThe Tonight Show with Jay Leno (TV Series) Musical Guest ( 1 episode, 2002 )  Less 2002 1
  • Primary photo for Drop the BeatDrop the Beat (TV Series) Performer ("Southern Gul")  Less 2000– 
  • Primary photo for New York UndercoverNew York Undercover (TV Series) Soundtrack ( 1 episode, 1997 ) , Herself ( 1 episode, 1997 )  Less 1997 1
    • Vendetta (Apr 24, 1997) Herself, Soundtrack ("Stay") (uncredited)  Less
Self (73 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Archive Footage (3 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Later... With Jools HollandLater... With Jools Holland (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 2004 )  Less 2004
    • Hip Hop Soul (Oct 1, 2004) Herself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Award Show Awards ShowThe Award Show Awards Show (TV Special) Herself (archive footage)  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for VH1: All AccessVH1: All Access (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 2003 )  Less 2003
Other (2 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Grand Theft Auto VGrand Theft Auto V (Video Game) Soundtrack ("See Thru To U") (as Erica Wright)  Less 2013 $265MM
  • Primary photo for StarCraftStarCraft (Video Game) Thanks  Less 1998

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