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Mary J. Blige

Soundtrack | Actress | Producer
KNOWN FOR 
The Help (2011) | Bad Boys II (2003) | Precious (II) (2009)
AWARDS 
Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 7 wins & 22 nominations More »
AKA 
Mary J Blige | Method Man feat Mary J. Blige
NICKNAME  
Queen of hip-hop soul
BORN 
Jan 11, 1971 (age 44)
HEIGHT 
5' 9" (1.75m)

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Past Film & Video (34 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for Think Like a Man TooThink Like a Man Too Performer ("A Night to Remember", "Vegas Nights", "Moment of Love"), Writer ("Vegas Nights")  Less 2014 $24MM $65MM
  • Primary photo for Black NativityBlack Nativity Angel, Performer ("Rise Up Shepherd And Follow")  Less 2013 $7MM
  • Primary photo for The Best Man HolidayThe Best Man Holiday Performer ("This Christmas")  Less 2013 $17MM $70MM
  • Primary photo for InterludesInterludes Inspiration  Less 2012 $100K
  • Primary photo for Rock of AgesRock of Ages Justice, Performer ("Harden My Heart", "Shadows of the Night", "Here I Go Again", "Any Way You Want It", "Every Rose Has Its Thorn", "Don't Stop Believin'")  Less 2012 $75MM $39MM
  • Primary photo for The Invisible WarThe Invisible War Performer ("Need Someone"), Special Thanks  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for The HelpThe Help Performer ("The Living Proof"), Writer ("The Living Proof")  Less 2011 $25MM $170MM
  • Primary photo for PreciousPrecious Performer ("I Can See in Color"), Writer ("I Can See in Color")  Less 2009 $10MM $48MM
  • Primary photo for I Can Do Bad All by MyselfI Can Do Bad All by Myself Tanya, Performer ("I Can Do Bad", "Good Woman Down"), Writer ("I Can Do Bad", "Good Woman Down")  Less 2009 $13MM $52MM
  • Primary photo for Madea Goes to JailMadea Goes to Jail Special Thanks  Less 2009 $90MM
  • Primary photo for More Than a GameMore Than a Game Performer ("Stronger"), Writer ("Stronger")  Less 2008 $945K
  • Primary photo for Death RaceDeath Race Performer ("Grown Woman"), Writer ("Grown Woman")  Less 2008 $45MM $36MM
  • Primary photo for Are We Done Yet?Are We Done Yet? Performer ("I Found My Everything"), Writer ("I Found My Everything")  Less 2007 $50MM
  • Primary photo for BobbyBobby Performer ("Never Gonna Break My Faith")  Less 2006 $14MM $11MM
  • Primary photo for PoseidonPoseidon Performer ("Be Without You (Moto Blanco Vocal Mix)"), Writer ("Be Without You (Moto Blanco Vocal Mix)")  Less 2006 $160MM $61MM
  • Primary photo for Bridget Jones: The Edge of ReasonBridget Jones: The Edge of Reason Performer ("Sorry Seems to Be the Hardest Word")  Less 2004 $40MM $40MM
  • Primary photo for Shark TaleShark Tale Performer ("Got to Be Real")  Less 2004 $75MM $161MM
  • Primary photo for Barbershop 2: Back in BusinessBarbershop 2: Back in Business Performer ("Not Today"), Writer ("Not Today")  Less 2004 $18MM $65MM
  • Primary photo for HoneyHoney Performer ("No More Drama")  Less 2003 $25MM $30MM
  • Primary photo for Bad Boys IIBad Boys II Performer ("Didn't Mean"), Writer ("Didn't Mean")  Less 2003 $130MM $138MM
  • Primary photo for Deliver Us from EvaDeliver Us from Eva Performer ("Star for Life"), Writer ("Star for Life")  Less 2003 $17MM
  • Primary photo for Friday After NextFriday After Next Performer ("Family Affair"), Writer ("Family Affair")  Less 2002 $20MM $33MM
  • Primary photo for 8 Mile8 Mile Performer ("I'll Be There For You" (Puff Daddy Remix))  Less 2002 $41MM $117MM
  • Primary photo for Brown SugarBrown Sugar Performer ("Never Been")  Less 2002 $8MM $27MM
  • Primary photo for S1m0neS1m0ne Performer ("(You Make Me Feel Like a) Natural Woman"), Simone Wishes To Thank The Following For Their Contribution To The Making Of Simone  Less 2002 $9.7MM
  • Primary photo for Undercover BrotherUndercover Brother Performer ("Family Affair"), Writer ("Family Affair")  Less 2002 $25MM $38MM
  • Primary photo for How HighHow High Performer ("All I Need", "Sweet Thing")  Less 2001 $12MM $31MM
  • Primary photo for Prison SongPrison Song Mom  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Angel: One More Road to CrossAngel: One More Road to Cross (Video) Guardian Angel  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for How Stella Got Her Groove BackHow Stella Got Her Groove Back Performer ("Beautiful"), Writer ("Beautiful")  Less 1998 $20MM $38MM
  • Primary photo for The SunchaserThe Sunchaser Performer ("Real Love")  Less 1996 $21
  • Primary photo for Waiting to ExhaleWaiting to Exhale Performer ("Not Gon' Cry")  Less 1995 $16MM $66MM
  • Primary photo for Who's the Man?Who's the Man? Performer ("You Don't Have to Worry")  Less 1993 $11MM
  • Primary photo for CB4CB4 Performer ("Love No Limit")  Less 1993 $18MM
Past Television (46 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Black-ishBlack-ish (TV Series) Mirabelle Calais (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015 1
  • Primary photo for EmpireEmpire (TV Series) Performer ("Shake Down") (1 episode, 2015), Performer ("Doubt") (1 episode, 2015), Angie (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015 2
    • Die But Once (Mar 18, 2015) Performer ("Doubt") (uncredited)  Less
    • Sins of the Father (Mar 11, 2015) Angie, Performer ("Shake Down") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The 57th Annual Grammy AwardsThe 57th Annual Grammy Awards (TV Special) Herself - Performer, Performer ("Stay with Me")  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for EastEnders: Back to OursEastEnders: Back to Ours (TV Series) Performer ("Family Affair") (1 episode, 2015), Writer ("Family Affair") (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015 1
    • Shane Richie & Jessie Wallace (Jan 27, 2015) Performer ("Family Affair") (uncredited), Writer ("Family Affair") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy FallonThe Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) Performer ("Therapy") (1 episode, 2014), Herself - Musical Guest (1 episode, 2014), Writer ("Therapy") (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2014 1
  • Primary photo for American Music Awards 2014American Music Awards 2014 (TV Special) Herself - Performer, Performer ("Therapy"), Writer ("Therapy")  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Tennis: World Tour FinalsTennis: World Tour Finals (TV Series) Performer ("Right Now") (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2014 1
  • Primary photo for Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres ShowEllen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show (TV Series) Herself - Musical Guest / Herself (7 episodes, 2004–2014), Performer ("Right Now") (1 episode, 2014), Performer ("This Christmas") (1 episode, 2013), Writer ("Right Now") (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2004–2014 7
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  • Primary photo for Jimmy Kimmel Live!Jimmy Kimmel Live! (TV Series) Herself - Musical Guest / Herself (5 episodes, 2006–2014), Performer ("F for You") (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2006–2014 5
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  • Primary photo for So You Think You Can DanceSo You Think You Can Dance (TV Series) Performer ("I'm Going Down") (1 episode, 2010), Performer ("Just Fine") (1 episode, 2008), Performer ("(You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman") (1 episode, 2009), Performer ("F for You") (1 episode, 2014), Herself - Performer (1 episode, 2009), Performer ("I Am") (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2008–2014 5
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  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show with Jay LenoThe Tonight Show with Jay Leno (TV Series) Herself - Musical Guest / Herself (11 episodes, 1992–2008), Herself (1 episode, 2013)  Less 1992–2013 12
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  • Primary photo for This MorningThis Morning (TV Series) Performer ("Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas") (1 episode, 2013), Herself - Performer (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013 1
    • Episode dated 2 December 2013 (Dec 2, 2013) Herself - Performer, Performer ("Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas")  Less
  • Primary photo for The X FactorThe X Factor (TV Series) Herself - Special Guest / Herself - Guest Mentor (2 episodes, 2013), Writer ("Family Affair") (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013 2
    • Live Results Show 7 (Nov 24, 2013) Herself - Special Guest  Less
    • Judges' Houses 2 (Oct 6, 2013) Herself - Guest Mentor, Writer ("Family Affair") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Betty and CorettaBetty and Coretta (TV Movie) Dr. Betty Shabazz, Executive Producer  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for No me la puc treure del capNo me la puc treure del cap (TV Series) Performer ("One") (1 episode, 2012), Herself (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012 1
    • Cançons que curen (Mar 22, 2012) Herself (archive footage), Performer ("One")  Less
  • Primary photo for American Idol: The Search for a SuperstarAmerican Idol: The Search for a Superstar (TV Series) Herself - Musical Guest / Herself - Guest Mentor / Herself / Herself - Judge / Herself - Guest Performer (6 episodes, 2006–2012), Performer ("Why") (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2006–2012 6
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  • Primary photo for The 13th Annual 'A Home for the Holidays'The 13th Annual 'A Home for the Holidays' (TV Movie) Herself, Performer ("Need Someone")  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Alan Carr: Chatty ManAlan Carr: Chatty Man (TV Series) Herself (2 episodes, 2010–2011), Writer ("I Am") (1 episode, 2010), Performer ("I Am") (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010–2011 2
    • Episode #7.2 (Nov 6, 2011) Herself  Less
    • Episode #3.6 (Mar 11, 2010) Herself, Performer ("I Am"), Writer ("I Am")  Less
  • Primary photo for Dancing with the StarsDancing with the Stars (TV Series) Herself (2 episodes, 2006–2008), Performer ("Real Love") (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2006–2011 3
  • Primary photo for So You Think You Can Dance CanadaSo You Think You Can Dance Canada (TV Series) Performer ("The One") (1 episode, 2010), Writer ("The One") (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010 1
    • Top 12 Performance (Sep 29, 2010) Performer ("The One"), Writer ("The One")  Less
  • Primary photo for MTV Video Music Awards 2010MTV Video Music Awards 2010 (TV Special) Herself - Performer, Performer ("Fancy")  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Dancing on IceDancing on Ice (TV Series) Performer ("As") (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010 1
  • Primary photo for Todd's Pop Song ReviewsTodd's Pop Song Reviews (TV Series) Performer ("Kidney Now!") (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010 1
  • Primary photo for Late Show with David LettermanLate Show with David Letterman (TV Series) Herself / Herself - Musical Guest / Herself - Guest / Also Musical Guest / Musical Guest (6 episodes, 1994–2010), Performer ("Stronger") (1 episode, 2009), Writer ("Stronger") (1 episode, 2009), Writer ("I Am") (1 episode, 2010), Performer ("I Am") (1 episode, 2010)  Less 1994–2010 6
    • Episode #17.92 (Feb 16, 2010) Herself, Performer ("I Am") (uncredited), Writer ("I Am") (uncredited)  Less
    • Episode #17.12 (Sep 23, 2009) Herself - Musical Guest, Performer ("Stronger") (uncredited), Writer ("Stronger") (uncredited)  Less
    • Episode #15.93 (Apr 4, 2008) Herself - Guest / Also Musical Guest  Less
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  • Primary photo for Hope for Haiti Now: A Global Benefit for Earthquake ReliefHope for Haiti Now: A Global Benefit for Earthquake Relief (TV Movie) Herself - Performer, Performer ("Hard Times Come Again No More")  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for 2010 Soul Train Awards2010 Soul Train Awards (TV Special) Herself, Writer ("Medley: 10 Seconds; Holding You Down (Goin' in Circles); La Di Da Di; Holding You Down (Goin' in Circles)")  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for 30 Rock30 Rock (TV Series) Mary J. Blige (1 episode, 2009), Performer ("He Needs a Kidney") (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009 1
    • Kidney Now! (May 14, 2009) Mary J. Blige, Performer ("He Needs a Kidney")  Less
  • Primary photo for America's Next Top ModelAmerica's Next Top Model (TV Series) Herself - Recording Artist (1 episode, 2007), Special Thanks (1 episode, 2007)  Less 2007 1
  • Primary photo for EntourageEntourage (TV Series) Performer ("Grown Woman Complex") (1 episode, 2007), Mary J. Blige (1 episode, 2007)  Less 2007 1
    • Gary's Desk (Aug 5, 2007) Mary J. Blige, Performer ("Grown Woman Complex")  Less
  • Primary photo for Ghost WhispererGhost Whisperer (TV Series) Jackie Boyd (1 episode, 2007)  Less 2007 1
  • Primary photo for Saturday Night LiveSaturday Night Live (TV Series) Herself - Musical Support / Herself - Musical Guest (3 episodes, 1993–2006), Performer ("Be Without You", "Enough Cryin'") (1 episode, 2006), Performer ("Runaway Love") (1 episode, 2006), Writer ("Be Without You", "Enough Cryin'") (1 episode, 2006)  Less 1993–2006 3
    • Chris 'Ludacris' Bridges (Nov 18, 2006) Herself - Musical Support, Performer ("Runaway Love")  Less
    • Antonio Banderas/Mary J. Blige (Apr 8, 2006) Herself - Musical Guest, Performer ("Be Without You", "Enough Cryin'") (uncredited), Writer ("Be Without You", "Enough Cryin'") (uncredited)  Less
    • John Goodman/Mary J. Blige (Mar 13, 1993) Herself - Musical Guest  Less
  • Primary photo for The SopranosThe Sopranos (TV Series) Performer ("Family Affair") (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006 1
    • Johnny Cakes (Apr 30, 2006) Performer ("Family Affair")  Less
  • Primary photo for Top of the PopsTop of the Pops (TV Series) Herself (6 episodes, 1995–2006), Performer ("I'll Be There for You/You're All I Need") (1 episode, 1995)  Less 1995–2006 6
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  • Primary photo for 2005 Radio Music Awards2005 Radio Music Awards (TV Movie) Herself - Performer / Presenter, Performer ("Be Without You")  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for The 58th Annual Tony AwardsThe 58th Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) Herself - Performer, Performer ("What I Did for Love")  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Soul FoodSoul Food (TV Series) Performer ("All That I Can Say")  Less 2000–2004
  • Primary photo for The WireThe Wire (TV Series) Soundtrack (1 episode, 2003)  Less 2003 1
  • Primary photo for Six Feet UnderSix Feet Under (TV Series) Performer ("Sweet Thing') (1 episode, 2003)  Less 2003 1
  • Primary photo for America the BeautifulAmerica the Beautiful (TV Special) Performer, Composer  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Strong MedicineStrong Medicine (TV Series) Simone Fellows (1 episode, 2001)  Less 2001 1
    • History (Aug 5, 2001) Simone Fellows  Less
  • Primary photo for DariaDaria (TV Series) Performer ("911") (1 episode, 2001)  Less 2001 1
    • Fizz Ed (Feb 19, 2001) Performer ("911")  Less
  • Primary photo for Elton John: One Night Only - Greatest Hits LiveElton John: One Night Only - Greatest Hits Live (TV Movie) Herself - Guest appearance, Performer ("I Guess That's Why They Call it the Blues")  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Eric Clapton & Friends in Concert: A Benefit for the Crossroads Centre at AntiguaEric Clapton & Friends in Concert: A Benefit for the Crossroads Centre at Antigua (TV Movie) Herself, Performer ("Be Happy / You Bring Me Joy (Medley)", "Not Gon' Cry"), Writer ("Be Happy / You Bring Me Joy (Medley)", "Not Gon' Cry")  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for The Jamie Foxx ShowThe Jamie Foxx Show (TV Series) Ola Mae (1 episode, 1998)  Less 1998 1
  • Primary photo for Chris Rock: Bring the PainChris Rock: Bring the Pain (TV Movie) Writer ("Touch Me, Tease Me")  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for New York UndercoverNew York Undercover (TV Series) Herself (2 episodes, 1995), Performer ("(You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman") (1 episode, 1995)  Less 1995 2
    • Tag, You're Dead (Sep 7, 1995) Herself, Performer ("(You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman") (uncredited)  Less
    • Private Enemy No. 1 (Jan 5, 1995) Herself  Less
Self (223 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Archive Footage (4 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Other (2 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS

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