Elvis Costello

Soundtrack | Actor | Producer
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KNOWN FOR 
The Big Lebowski (1998) | The Godfather: Part III (1990) | Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me (1999)
AWARDS 
Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 4 wins & 10 nominations More »
AKA 
Elvis Costello & The Attractions | Elvis Costello and The Attractions | Howard Coward | Napoleon Dynamite | Elvis Costello & The Imposters | The Little Hands Of Concrete | D.P.A. MacManus | The New Basement Tapes | Eamonn Singer  Less
BORN 
Aug 25, 1954 (age 63)
HEIGHT 
5' 9½" (1.76m)

Filmography Filter

Television in Production (1 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNTSTATUS
  • Primary photo for Pete the CatPete the Cat (TV Series) Pete's Dad ( 1 episode, 2017 )  Less 2017 1 Announced
Past Film & Video (81 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for Jack MulliganJack Mulligan (Short) Composer, Performer ("15 Petals"), Writer ("15 Petals")  Less 2016 £30K
  • Primary photo for A Perfect Storm: 1979 Daytona 500A Perfect Storm: 1979 Daytona 500 Performer ("(What's So Funny 'Bout) Peace, Love, and Understanding")  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Heaven Adores YouHeaven Adores You Writer ("Waiting for the End of the World")  Less 2014 $600K
  • Primary photo for Read MeRead Me (Video) Composer (as Elvis Costello & The Attractions), Soundtrack ("Every Day I Write The Book")  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for East Jerusalem/West JerusalemEast Jerusalem/West Jerusalem Music ("Every Day I Write the Book") (as Declan MacManus), Writer ("Every Day I Write the Book") (as Declan MacManus)  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Thanks for SharingThanks for Sharing Performer ("LET ME TELL YOU ABOUT HER"), Writer ("LET ME TELL YOU ABOUT HER")  Less 2012 $1.1MM
  • Primary photo for One DayOne Day Performer ("Tear Off Your Own Head (It's a Doll Revolution)", "Sparkling Day"), Writer ("Tear Off Your Own Head (It's a Doll Revolution)", "Sparkling Day")  Less 2011 $15MM $14MM
  • Primary photo for Straight to Hell ReturnsStraight to Hell Returns Hives  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Life as We Know ItLife as We Know It Writer ("Pump It Up")  Less 2010 $38MM $53MM
  • Primary photo for Love ShinesLove Shines Himself, Performer ("Everyday I Write the Book"), Writer ("Everyday I Write the Book") (as Declan Patrick Aloys MacManus)  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Smokin' Aces 2: Assassins' BallSmokin' Aces 2: Assassins' Ball (Video) Performer ("Complicated Shadows"), Writer ("Complicated Shadows")  Less 2010 $8MM
  • Primary photo for Casino Jack and the United States of MoneyCasino Jack and the United States of Money Courtesy ("WATCHING THE DETECTIVES"), Writer ("WATCHING THE DETECTIVES")  Less 2010 $176K
  • Primary photo for Secrets of the ContentSecrets of the Content (Short) Writer ("I want You")  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for The Invention of LyingThe Invention of Lying Performer ("Sitting" (1972))  Less 2009 $18MM $18MM
  • Primary photo for Jenny Lewis: CarpetbaggersJenny Lewis: Carpetbaggers (Short) Himself - Vocals, Vocals, Performer ("Carpetbaggers")  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for AwaydaysAwaydays Performer ("Night Rally"), Writer ("Night Rally") (as Declan Patrick MacManus)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for 32A32A Writer ("Oliver's Army")  Less 2007 €1.8MM
  • Primary photo for Dan in Real LifeDan in Real Life Writer ("Human Hands" (1982))  Less 2007 $25MM $48MM
  • Primary photo for Brooklyn RulesBrooklyn Rules Writer ("Everyday I Write The Book")  Less 2007 $8MM $398K
  • Primary photo for Love and Other DisastersLove and Other Disasters Performer ("She")  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for DeliriousDelirious Elvis Costello, Performer ("I'm Not Angry"), Writer ("I'm Not Angry")  Less 2006 $5MM $86K
  • Primary photo for Tony Bennett: Duets - The Making of an American ClassicTony Bennett: Duets - The Making of an American Classic (Video) Himself, Performer ("Are You Havin' Any Fun")  Less 2006 $140K
  • Primary photo for Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky BobbyTalladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby Elvis Costello  Less 2006 $72MM $148MM
  • Primary photo for John Tucker Must DieJohn Tucker Must Die Performer ("Clubland"), Writer ("Clubland")  Less 2006 $18MM $41MM
  • Primary photo for The Lather EffectThe Lather Effect Performer ("Every Day I Write the Book"), Writer ("Every Day I Write the Book") (as E. Costello)  Less 2006 $1MM
  • Primary photo for Nail PolishNail Polish Performer ("ALISON"), Writer ("ALISON")  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for The Right Spectacle: The Very Best of Elvis Costello - The VideosThe Right Spectacle: The Very Best of Elvis Costello - The Videos (Video) Himself, Performer ("Veronica", "This Town", "The Other Side of Summer", "So Like Candy"), Writer ("(I Don't Want To Go To) Chelsea", "Pump It Up", "Radio Radio", "Oliver's Army", "Accidents Will Happen", "High Fidelity", "Love For Tender", "Possession", "New Amsterdam", "Clubland", "New Lace Sleeves", "You Little Fool", "Everyday I Write the Book", "Let Them All Talk", "The Only Flame In Town", "Alison", "No Dancing", "Lip Service", "This Year's Girl", "You Belong To Me", "Lipstick Vogue", "Watching the Detectives", "Shot With His Own Gun", "Shipbuilding", "Clowntime Is Over", "TKO (Boxing Day)", "Big Sister's Clothes"), Writer ("Veronica", "This Town", "The Other Side of Summer", "So Like Candy", "Sulky Girl", "13 Steps Lead Down") (as Declan MacManus)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for The Story of Rock 'n' Roll ComicsThe Story of Rock 'n' Roll Comics Performer ("What's So Funny 'Bout Peace, Love, and Understanding")  Less 2005 $150K
  • Primary photo for Elvis Costello and the Imposters: Live in MemphisElvis Costello and the Imposters: Live in Memphis (Video) Himself, Performer ("Waiting for the End of the World", "Radio Radio", "Mystery Dance", "Blue Chair", "Bedlam", "Country Darkness", "Blame it on Cain", "Either Side of the Same Town", "High Fidelity", "The Judgement", "Monkey to Man", "The Monkey", "I Still Miss Someone", "Heartshaped Bruise", "Wheels", "The Delivery Man", "Hidden Charms", "Alison / Suspicious Minds", " (What's So Funny About) Peace, Love and Understanding", "Pump it Up", "My Baby's Gone", "There's a Story in Your Voice", "Button My Lip", "Sleepless Nights"), Writer ("Waiting for the End of the World", "Radio Radio", "Mystery Dance", "Blue Chair", "Bedlam", "Country Darkness", "Blame it on Cain", "Either Side of the Same Town", "High Fidelity", "The Judgement", "Monkey to Man", "Heartshaped Bruise", "The Delivery Man", "Alison / Suspicious Minds", "Pump it Up", "There's a Story in Your Voice", "Button My Lip")  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Diana Krall: The Girl in the Other RoomDiana Krall: The Girl in the Other Room (Video) Lyrics ("Narrow Daylight" (video), "Abandoned Masquerade" (Live from Lisbon)), Writer ("The Girl in the Other Room" (Live from Lisbon))  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for De-LovelyDe-Lovely Musical Performer (song "Let's Misbehave"), Performer ("Let's Misbehave" (1928))  Less 2004 $20MM $13MM
  • Primary photo for New York MinuteNew York Minute Writer ("Tear Off Your Own Head")  Less 2004 $30MM $14MM
  • Primary photo for StatesideStateside Writer ("Oliver's Army")  Less 2004 $16MM $174K
  • Primary photo for Mayor of the Sunset StripMayor of the Sunset Strip Himself, Performer ("Pump It Up"), Writer ("Pump It Up")  Less 2003 $257K
  • Primary photo for Cold MountainCold Mountain Writer ("The Scarlet Tide" (2003))  Less 2003 $79MM $96MM
  • Primary photo for The CompanyThe Company Performer ("My Funny Valentine")  Less 2003 $15MM $2.3MM
  • Primary photo for The Shape of ThingsThe Shape of Things Composer, Performer ("Pony Street", "When I Wass Cruel No. 2", "Radio Silence", "Tear Off Your Own Head (It's a Doll Revolution)"), Writer ("Lover's Walk", "Riot Act", "Pony Street", "Almost Ideal Eyes", "This Year's Girl", "Lipstick Vogue", "Love Field", "Man Out of Time", "When I Wass Cruel No. 2", "Radio Silence", "Tear Off Your Own Head (It's a Doll Revolution)")  Less 2003 $4MM $732K
  • Primary photo for Laurel CanyonLaurel Canyon Performer ("Tear Off Your Own Head (Doll Revolution Remix)"), Writer ("Tear Off Your Own Head (Doll Revolution Remix)"), Special Thanks  Less 2002 $3.7MM
  • Primary photo for Adaptation.Adaptation. Performer ("Alison"), Writer ("Alison")  Less 2002 $19MM $22MM
  • Primary photo for Prison SongPrison Song Public Defender / Teacher, Soundtrack ("A Teacher's Tale (Oh Well)", "Soul for Hire")  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Get Over ItGet Over It Performer ("Alison"), Writer ("Alison")  Less 2001 $22MM $12MM
  • Primary photo for When Brendan Met TrudyWhen Brendan Met Trudy Writer ("Watching The Detectives")  Less 2000 $132K
  • Primary photo for The Family ManThe Family Man Performer ("You Stole My Bell"), Writer ("You Stole My Bell")  Less 2000 $60MM $76MM
  • Primary photo for LoserLoser Performer ("Welcome To The Working Week"), Writer ("Welcome To The Working Week")  Less 2000 $20MM $16MM
  • Primary photo for UnleadedUnleaded Elvis Costello  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for High FidelityHigh Fidelity Writer ("Shipbuilding")  Less 2000 $30MM $27MM
  • Primary photo for Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged MeAustin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me Elvis Costello, Performer ("I'll Never Fall In Love Again"), Producer ("I'll Never Fall In Love Again")  Less 1999 $33MM $206MM
  • Primary photo for Notting HillNotting Hill Performer ("SHE")  Less 1999 $42MM $116MM
  • Primary photo for 200 Cigarettes200 Cigarettes Elvis Costello, Special Music Consultant, Soundtrack ("Oliver's Army"), Performer ("Pump It Up"), Writer ("Pump It Up")  Less 1999 $6MM $6.9MM
  • Primary photo for The Rugrats MovieThe Rugrats Movie Soundtrack ("I Throw My Toys Around"), Performer ("I Throw My Toys Around"), Producer ("I Throw My Toys Around")  Less 1998 $24MM $100MM
  • Primary photo for I Want YouI Want You Performer ("I Want You"), Writer ("I Want You") (as MacManus)  Less 1998 $1K
  • Primary photo for The Big LebowskiThe Big Lebowski Performer ("My Mood Swings"), Writer ("My Mood Swings")  Less 1998 $15MM $17MM
  • Primary photo for The Wedding SingerThe Wedding Singer Performer ("Everyday I Write the Book"), Writer ("Everyday I Write the Book")  Less 1998 $18MM $80MM
  • Primary photo for Zero EffectZero Effect Performer ("Mystery Dance"), Writer ("Mystery Dance")  Less 1998 $5MM $2MM
  • Primary photo for Bad MannersBad Manners Performer ("What's So Funny About Peace, Love and Understanding?")  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for MetrolandMetroland Performer ("Alison" (1977)), Writer ("Alison" (1977))  Less 1997 $299K
  • Primary photo for Spice WorldSpice World Elvis Costello  Less 1997 $25MM $29MM
  • Primary photo for Grosse Pointe BlankGrosse Pointe Blank Song Producer (uncredited)  Less 1997 $15MM $28MM
  • Primary photo for The Last of the High KingsThe Last of the High Kings Performer ("Watching the Detectives"), Writer ("Watching the Detectives")  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for Hollow ReedHollow Reed Performer ("But Not For Me")  Less 1996 $63K
  • Primary photo for Grace of My HeartGrace of My Heart Performer ("God Give Me Strength"), Producer ("God Give Me Strength"), Writer ("Unwanted Number", "God Give Me Strength")  Less 1996 $5MM $618K
  • Primary photo for GeorgiaGeorgia Soundtrack ("ALMOST BLUE"), Special Thanks  Less 1995 $1.1MM
  • Primary photo for PCUPCU Writer ("Pump It Up")  Less 1994 $8MM $4.4MM
  • Primary photo for Short CutsShort Cuts Writer ("Pushing Kiss") (as Costello)  Less 1993 $6.1MM
  • Primary photo for Until the End of the WorldUntil the End of the World Performer ("Days")  Less 1991 $23MM $753K
  • Primary photo for Freddy's Dead: The Final NightmareFreddy's Dead: The Final Nightmare Special Thanks (as D.P.A. MacManus)  Less 1991 $11MM $35MM
  • Primary photo for The Godfather: Part IIIThe Godfather: Part III Performer ("MIRACLE MAN"), Writer ("MIRACLE MAN")  Less 1990 $54MM $67MM
  • Primary photo for Depeche Mode: 101Depeche Mode: 101 Writer ("Oliver's Army")  Less 1989 $200K
  • Primary photo for Elvis Costello: VeronicaElvis Costello: Veronica (Video) Elvis Costello, Composer  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for Let's Get LostLet's Get Lost Soundtrack ("Almost Blue")  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for SatisfactionSatisfaction Writer ("Mystery Dance")  Less 1988 $8.3MM
  • Primary photo for Straight to HellStraight to Hell Hives the Butler, Writer ("Big Nothing") (as MacManus)  Less 1987 $1MM $210K
  • Primary photo for Club ParadiseClub Paradise Writer ("Seven-Day Weekend")  Less 1986 $15MM $12MM
  • Primary photo for Absolute BeginnersAbsolute Beginners Writer ("Switching It Off") (as MacManus)  Less 1986 $930K
  • Primary photo for No SurrenderNo Surrender Rosco de Ville  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for Party PartyParty Party Producer ("Party Party"), Writer ("Party Party") (as E. Costello)  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for Elvis Costello & the Attractions: Everyday I Write the BookElvis Costello & the Attractions: Everyday I Write the Book (Video) Himself, Composer, Writer ("Everyday I Write The Book")  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for E.T. the Extra-TerrestrialE.T. the Extra-Terrestrial Writer ("Accidents Will Happen")  Less 1982 $10MM $435MM
  • Primary photo for Promises in the DarkPromises in the Dark Performer ("WELCOME TO THE WORKING WEEK"), Writer ("WELCOME TO THE WORKING WEEK")  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for AmericathonAmericathon Earl Manchester, Performer ("Chelsea", "Crawling to the U.S.A."), Producer ("Crawling to the U.S.A."), Writer ("Chelsea", "Crawling to the U.S.A.")  Less 1979 $6.2MM
  • Primary photo for Elvis Costello & the Atractions: Accidents Will HappenElvis Costello & the Atractions: Accidents Will Happen (Video) Writer ("Accidents Will Happen")  Less 1979
Past Television (94 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Cortá por LozanoCortá por Lozano (TV Series) Performer ("She") ( 1 episode, 2017 )  Less 2017 1
  • Primary photo for Formula 1: Ten SportFormula 1: Ten Sport (TV Series) Writer ("Voodoo Child") ( 2 episodes, 2016–2017 )  Less 2016–2017 2
  • Primary photo for The Marvelous Mrs. MaiselThe Marvelous Mrs. Maisel (TV Series) Writer ("Girls Talk")  Less 2017– 
  • Primary photo for Halt and Catch FireHalt and Catch Fire (TV Series) Writer ("Beyond Belief") ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016 1
  • Primary photo for The StrainThe Strain (TV Series) Performer ("Waiting For the End of the World") ( 1 episode, 2016 ) , Writer ("Waiting For the End of the World") ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016 1
    • Bad White (Sep 4, 2016) Performer ("Waiting For the End of the World") (uncredited), Writer ("Waiting For the End of the World") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for New GirlNew Girl (TV Series) Performer ("Alison") ( 1 episode, 2016 ) , Writer ("Alison") ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016 1
    • Road Trip (Apr 26, 2016) Performer ("Alison") (uncredited), Writer ("Alison") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for VinylVinyl (TV Series) Performer ("Point Of No Return") ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016 1
  • Primary photo for The MavericksThe Mavericks (TV Mini-series) Writer ("Pump It Up") ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016 1
  • Primary photo for One Hit WonderlandOne Hit Wonderland (TV Series) Writer ("Pump It Up") ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016 1
  • Primary photo for Death in ParadiseDeath in Paradise (TV Series) Performer ("She") ( 1 episode, 2016 ) , Writer ("She") ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016 1
    • Dishing Up Murder (Feb 11, 2016) Performer ("She") (uncredited), Writer ("She") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Dispuesto a todoDispuesto a todo (TV Movie) Performer ("She")  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for The SimpsonsThe Simpsons (TV Series) Performer ("Pump It Up") ( 1 episode, 2002 ) , Himself ( 1 episode, 2002 ) , Performer ("Watch Your Step") ( 1 episode, 2008 ) , Writer ("Watch Your Step") ( 1 episode, 2008 ) , Writer ("Pump It Up") ( 1 episode, 2002 ) , Performer ("Accidents Will Happen") ( 1 episode, 2015 ) , Writer ("Accidents Will Happen") ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2002–2015 3
    • Treehouse of Horror XXVI (Oct 25, 2015) Performer ("Accidents Will Happen") (uncredited), Writer ("Accidents Will Happen") (uncredited)  Less
    • Lost Verizon (Oct 5, 2008) Performer ("Watch Your Step"), Writer ("Watch Your Step")  Less
    • How I Spent My Strummer Vacation (Nov 10, 2002) Himself (voice), Performer ("Pump It Up"), Writer ("Pump It Up")  Less
  • Primary photo for Minority ReportMinority Report (TV Series) Performer ("Alison") ( 1 episode, 2015 ) , Writer ("Alison") ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015 1
    • Fredi (Oct 12, 2015) Performer ("Alison") (uncredited), Writer ("Alison") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Mysteries of LauraThe Mysteries of Laura (TV Series) Performer ("Watching The Dectectives") ( 1 episode, 2015 ) , Writer ("Watching The Dectectives") ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015 1
    • The Mystery of the Taken Boy (Sep 23, 2015) Performer ("Watching The Dectectives"), Writer ("Watching The Dectectives")  Less
  • Primary photo for 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup2015 FIFA Women's World Cup (TV Series) Performer ("Pump It Up") ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015 1
    • Germany vs. France (Jun 26, 2015) Performer ("Pump It Up") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for LillemandLillemand (TV Series) Music ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015 1
  • Primary photo for Late Show with David LettermanLate Show with David Letterman (TV Series) Himself - Musical Guest / Himself ( 3 episodes, 2010–2015 ) , Performer ("When I Write the Book", "Every Day I Write the Book") ( 1 episode, 2015 ) , 'Late Show Bear' Caretaker ( 1 episode, 2005 ) , Performer ("The Last Year of My Youth") ( 1 episode, 2014 ) , Performer ("National Ransom") ( 1 episode, 2010 ) , Writer ("National Ransom") ( 1 episode, 2010 ) , Writer ("Every Day I Write the Book") ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2005–2015 4
    • Robert Downey Jr./Chris Russo/Elvis Costello (Apr 23, 2015) Himself - Musical Guest, Performer ("When I Write the Book", "Every Day I Write the Book"), Writer ("Every Day I Write the Book")  Less
    • Hugh Jackman/Joe List/Elvis Costello (Jun 5, 2014) Himself - Musical Guest, Performer ("The Last Year of My Youth")  Less
    • Episode #18.33 (Nov 1, 2010) Himself, Performer ("National Ransom"), Writer ("National Ransom")  Less
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  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy FallonThe Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) Writer ("Lost on the River #12") ( 1 episode, 2014 ) , Himself - Musical Guest: The New Basement Tapes ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014 1
  • Primary photo for Anarchy in ManchesterAnarchy in Manchester (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 2014 ) , Performer ("Alison") ( 1 episode, 2014 ) , Writer ("Alison", "Chelsea") ( 1 episode, 2014 ) , Writer ("No Dancing", "Watching the Detectives") ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014 2
    • Episode #1.5 (Oct 31, 2014) Himself (archive footage), Writer ("No Dancing", "Watching the Detectives")  Less
    • Episode #1.3 (Oct 17, 2014) Himself (archive footage), Performer ("Alison"), Writer ("Alison", "Chelsea")  Less
  • Primary photo for Boardwalk EmpireBoardwalk Empire (TV Series) Performer ("I Surrender Dear") ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014 1
    • Eldorado (Oct 21, 2014) Performer ("I Surrender Dear") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Top of the Pops: The Story of 1979Top of the Pops: The Story of 1979 (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage), Performer ("Accidents Will Happen", "Oliver's Army", "Watching the Detectives"), Writer ("Accidents Will Happen", "Oliver's Army", "Watching the Detectives")  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Late Night with Jimmy FallonLate Night with Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) Actor ( 2 episodes, 2013 ) , Performer ("Stations of the Cross") ( 1 episode, 2010 ) , Himself ( 1 episode, 2010 ) , Writer ("Stations of the Cross") ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010–2013 3
    • Episode #5.197 (Sep 19, 2013) Actor  Less
    • Episode #5.195 (Sep 17, 2013) Actor  Less
    • Episode #2.168 (Nov 5, 2010) Himself, Performer ("Stations of the Cross"), Writer ("Stations of the Cross")  Less
  • Primary photo for DefianceDefiance (TV Series) Writer ("Man Out of Time") ( 1 episode, 2013 )  Less 2013 1
  • Primary photo for NashvilleNashville (TV Series) Writer ("Moon is High") ( 1 episode, 2013 ) , Writer ("Twist of Barbwire") ( 1 episode, 2012 )  Less 2012–2013 2
  • Primary photo for Top of the Pops: The Story of 1978Top of the Pops: The Story of 1978 (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage), Writer ("Pump it Up")  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for RageRage (TV Series) Writer ("Girls Talk") ( 1 episode, 2012 )  Less 2012 1
  • Primary photo for Some Jerk with a CameraSome Jerk with a Camera (TV Series) Writer ("Two Little Hitlers") ( 3 episodes, 2011–2012 )  Less 2011–2012 3
  • Primary photo for ElementaryElementary (TV Series) Performer ("Watching the Detectives") ( 1 episode, 2012 ) , Writer ("Watching the Detectives") ( 1 episode, 2012 )  Less 2012 1
    • Pilot (Sep 27, 2012) Performer ("Watching the Detectives") (uncredited), Writer ("Watching the Detectives") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for White HeatWhite Heat (TV Mini-series) Performer ("Oliver's Army") ( 1 episode, 2012 ) , Writer ("Oliver's Army") ( 1 episode, 2012 )  Less 2012 1
    • The Personal is Political (Mar 29, 2012) Performer ("Oliver's Army") (uncredited), Writer ("Oliver's Army") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for ParenthoodParenthood (TV Series) Performer ("Pump it Up") ( 1 episode, 2011 ) , Writer ("Pump it Up") ( 1 episode, 2011 )  Less 2011 1
    • I Don't Want to Do This Without You (Sep 13, 2011) Performer ("Pump it Up") (uncredited), Writer ("Pump it Up") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for 20 to 120 to 1 (TV Series) Writer ("Voodoo Child") ( 1 episode, 2011 )  Less 2011 1
  • Primary photo for Sikeurit GadeunSikeurit Gadeun (TV Series) Performer ("She") ( 2 episodes, 2010–2011 ) , Writer ("She") ( 2 episodes, 2010–2011 )  Less 2010–2011 2
    • Episode #1.20 (Jan 16, 2011) Performer ("She"), Writer ("She")  Less
    • Episode #1.14 (Dec 26, 2010) Performer ("She") (uncredited), Writer ("She") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for True BloodTrue Blood (TV Series) Performer ("Kiss Like Your Kiss") ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010 1
    • Night on the Sun (Aug 8, 2010) Performer ("Kiss Like Your Kiss") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Dancing with the StarsDancing with the Stars (TV Series) Writer ("Voodoo Child") ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010 1
    • Episode #10.2 (Jul 4, 2010) Writer ("Voodoo Child") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for TremeTreme (TV Series) Performer ("Tears, Tears & More Tears") ( 1 episode, 2010 ) , Himself ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010 1
    • Meet De Boys on the Battlefront (Apr 18, 2010) Himself, Performer ("Tears, Tears & More Tears") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for House M.D.House M.D. (TV Series) Performer ("Beautiful") ( 1 episode, 2005 ) , Performer ("Alison") ( 1 episode, 2010 ) , Writer ("Alison") ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2005–2010 2
    • Lockdown (Apr 12, 2010) Performer ("Alison") (uncredited), Writer ("Alison") (uncredited)  Less
    • Autopsy (Sep 20, 2005) Performer ("Beautiful") (uncredited)  Less
  • 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 GetawayGetaway (TV Series) Writer ("Voodoo Child") ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010 1
    • Episode #19.3 (Feb 18, 2010) Writer ("Voodoo Child") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Spectacle: Elvis Costello with...Spectacle: Elvis Costello with... (TV Series) Himself / Himself - Host ( 20 episodes, 2008–2010 ) , Executive Producer ( 20 episodes, 2008–2010 ) , Soundtrack ( 1 episode, 2009 )  Less 2008–2010 20
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  • Primary photo for De wereld draait doorDe wereld draait door (TV Series) Writer ("Girls talk") ( 1 episode, 2009 )  Less 2009 1
    • Episode #5.20 (Sep 25, 2009) Writer ("Girls talk") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Goode FamilyThe Goode Family (TV Series) Professor Mead ( 1 episode, 2009 )  Less 2009 1
  • Primary photo for 30 Rock30 Rock (TV Series) Elvis Costello ( 1 episode, 2009 ) , Performer ("He Needs a Kidney") ( 1 episode, 2009 )  Less 2009 1
    • Kidney Now! (May 14, 2009) Elvis Costello, Performer ("He Needs a Kidney")  Less
  • Primary photo for No disparen al pianistaNo disparen al pianista (TV Series) Writer ("Alison") ( 1 episode, 2009 )  Less 2009 1
  • Primary photo for Who Is Kurt Wallander?Who Is Kurt Wallander? (TV Movie) Performer ("Watching the Detectives" (Live) (Uncredited)), Writer ("Watching the Detectives" (Live) (Uncredited))  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for A Colbert Christmas: The Greatest Gift of All!A Colbert Christmas: The Greatest Gift of All! (TV Movie) Himself, Performer ("There Are Much Worse Things to Believe In", " (What's So Funny 'bout) Peace, Love And Understanding")  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for One Tree HillOne Tree Hill (TV Series) Performer ("Alison") ( 1 episode, 2008 ) , Writer ("Alison") ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2008 1
  • Primary photo for Memòries de la teleMemòries de la tele (TV Series) Writer ("My Brave Face") ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2008 1
    • Episode #2.16 (Jan 12, 2008) Writer ("My Brave Face")  Less
  • Primary photo for If It Ain't StiffIf It Ain't Stiff (TV Movie) Himself - Interviewee, Performer ("Blame It On Cain", "Less Than Zero", "Welcome to the Working Week", "Watching the Detectives"), Writer ("Blame It On Cain", "Less Than Zero", "Welcome to the Working Week", "Watching the Detectives")  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for EntourageEntourage (TV Series) Performer ("Chelsea") ( 1 episode, 2007 )  Less 2007 1
    • Gotcha! (Apr 29, 2007) Performer ("Chelsea")  Less
  • Primary photo for WeedsWeeds (TV Series) Performer ("Little Boxes") ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006 1
    • Corn Snake (Aug 14, 2006) Performer ("Little Boxes")  Less
  • Primary photo for Parashat Ha-ShavuaParashat Ha-Shavua (TV Series) Writer ("Almost Blue") ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006 1
    • Toldot (Feb 25, 2006) Writer ("Almost Blue")  Less
  • Primary photo for Veronica MarsVeronica Mars (TV Series) Performer ("Veronica") ( 1 episode, 2006 ) , Writer ("Veronica") ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006 1
  • Primary photo for Saturday Night Live in the '80s: Lost & FoundSaturday Night Live in the '80s: Lost & Found (TV Special) Performer ("Let Him Dangle"), Writer ("Let Him Dangle")  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for IdolIdol (TV Series) Writer ("God Give Me Strength") ( 1 episode, 2005 )  Less 2005 1
    • Top 35 #3 (Apr 9, 2005) Writer ("God Give Me Strength")  Less
  • Primary photo for The West WingThe West Wing (TV Series) Performer ("Alison") ( 1 episode, 2005 ) , Writer ("Alison") ( 1 episode, 2005 )  Less 2005 1
    • Drought Conditions (Feb 23, 2005) Performer ("Alison") (uncredited), Writer ("Alison") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Live from New York: The First 5 Years of Saturday Night LiveLive from New York: The First 5 Years of Saturday Night Live (TV Special) Himself (archive footage), Performer ("Watching the Detectives"), Writer ("Watching the Detectives")  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Cold CaseCold Case (TV Series) Performer (" (So Funny 'Bout) Peace, Love, And Understanding") ( 1 episode, 2005 ) , Writer ("Accidents Will Happen") ( 1 episode, 2005 )  Less 2005 1
    • Blank Generation (Jan 9, 2005) Performer (" (So Funny 'Bout) Peace, Love, And Understanding"), Writer ("Accidents Will Happen")  Less
  • Primary photo for BlackpoolBlackpool (TV Series) Soundtrack ( 1 episode, 2004 )  Less 2004 1
    • Episode #1.3 (Nov 25, 2004) Soundtrack ("Brilliant Mistake")  Less
  • Primary photo for Two and a Half MenTwo and a Half Men (TV Series) Elvis Costello ( 1 episode, 2004 )  Less 2004 1
  • Primary photo for Crossing JordanCrossing Jordan (TV Series) Writer ("Girls Talk") ( 1 episode, 2002 ) , Performer ("Girls Talk") ( 1 episode, 2002 ) , Performer ("Dust") ( 1 episode, 2004 )  Less 2002–2004 2
    • Slam Dunk (Mar 12, 2004) Performer ("Dust") (uncredited)  Less
    • The Gift of Life (Apr 15, 2002) Performer ("Girls Talk") (uncredited), Writer ("Girls Talk") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The 76th Annual Academy AwardsThe 76th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) Himself - Performer: 'The Scarlet Tide', Performer ("Scarlet Tide"), Writer ("Scarlet Tide")  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for History DetectivesHistory Detectives (TV Series) Performer ("Watching the Detectives"), Writer ("Watching the Detectives")  Less 2003– 
  • Primary photo for RecoveredRecovered (TV Series) Writer ("Oliver's Army") ( 1 episode, 2003 )  Less 2003 1
  • Primary photo for FrasierFrasier (TV Series) Ben ( 1 episode, 2003 ) , Performer ("The Wild Rover", "Tie Me Kangaroo Down, Sport" (uncredited)) ( 1 episode, 2003 )  Less 2003 1
    • Farewell, Nervosa (Apr 22, 2003) Ben, Performer ("The Wild Rover", "Tie Me Kangaroo Down, Sport" (uncredited))  Less
  • Primary photo for Jeff Buckley: Everybody Here Wants YouJeff Buckley: Everybody Here Wants You (TV Movie) Archive Materials  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Sora kara furu ichioku no hoshiSora kara furu ichioku no hoshi (TV Series) Performer ("Smile")  Less 2002– 
  • Primary photo for Barend en Van DorpBarend en Van Dorp (TV Series) Performer ("She") ( 1 episode, 2001 )  Less 2001 1
  • Primary photo for Malcolm in the MiddleMalcolm in the Middle (TV Series) Performer ("Pump It Up") ( 1 episode, 2001 ) , Writer ("Pump It Up") ( 1 episode, 2001 )  Less 2001 1
    • Emancipation (Nov 14, 2001) Performer ("Pump It Up"), Writer ("Pump It Up")  Less
  • Primary photo for Gilmore GirlsGilmore Girls (TV Series) Performer ("This Is Hell") ( 1 episode, 2001 ) , Performer ("Everyday I Write The Book") ( 1 episode, 2001 )  Less 2001 2
    • Nick & Nora/Sid & Nancy (Oct 30, 2001) Performer ("This Is Hell") (uncredited)  Less
    • The Breakup: Part 2 (Mar 15, 2001) Performer ("Everyday I Write The Book")  Less
  • Primary photo for 3rd Rock from the Sun3rd Rock from the Sun (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2001 ) , Performer ("Pump It Up", "Fly Me to the Moon") ( 1 episode, 2001 ) , Writer ("Pump It Up") ( 1 episode, 2001 )  Less 2001 1
    • The Thing That Wouldn't Die: Part 2 (May 22, 2001) Himself, Performer ("Pump It Up", "Fly Me to the Moon") (uncredited), Writer ("Pump It Up") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The SopranosThe Sopranos (TV Series) Writer ("Complicated Shadows") ( 1 episode, 1999 ) , Performer ("Complicated Shadows") ( 1 episode, 1999 ) , Writer ("High Fidelity") ( 1 episode, 2001 )  Less 1999–2001 2
    • Mr. Ruggerio's Neighborhood (Mar 4, 2001) Writer ("High Fidelity") (uncredited)  Less
    • Denial, Anger, Acceptance (Jan 24, 1999) Performer ("Complicated Shadows") (uncredited), Writer ("Complicated Shadows") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for RoswellRoswell (TV Series) Performer ("Alison") ( 1 episode, 2000 ) , Writer ("Alison") ( 1 episode, 2000 )  Less 2000 1
    • Wipeout! (Nov 13, 2000) Performer ("Alison"), Writer ("Alison")  Less
  • Primary photo for EastEndersEastEnders (TV Series) Performer ("She") ( 1 episode, 2000 )  Less 2000 1
  • Primary photo for Oliver TwistOliver Twist (TV Mini-series) Composer (additional music) ( 4 episodes, 1999 )  Less 1999 4
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  • Primary photo for Zwei Männer am HerdZwei Männer am Herd (TV Series) Performer ("She") ( 1 episode, 1999 )  Less 1999 1
    • Blonde Gefahr (Oct 19, 1999) Performer ("She") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for That '70s ShowThat '70s Show (TV Series) Performer ("Alison") ( 1 episode, 1999 ) , Writer ("Alison") ( 1 episode, 1999 )  Less 1999 1
    • Punk Chick (Jun 21, 1999) Performer ("Alison"), Writer ("Alison")  Less
  • Primary photo for Stars in Their EyesStars in Their Eyes (TV Series) Writer ("Oliver's Army") ( 2 episodes, 1996–1998 )  Less 1996–1998 2
  • Primary photo for The Irish in America: Long Journey HomeThe Irish in America: Long Journey Home (TV Mini-series) Musical Performance By ( 1 episode, 1998 )  Less 1998 1
    • Success (1998) Musical Performance By  Less
  • Primary photo for The Vicar of DibleyThe Vicar of Dibley (TV Series) Performer ("My Funny Valentine") ( 1 episode, 1997 )  Less 1997 1
    • Engagement (Dec 26, 1997) Performer ("My Funny Valentine") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Larry Sanders ShowThe Larry Sanders Show (TV Series) Elvis Costello ( 2 episodes, 1994–1996 ) , Writer ("13 Steps Lead Down") ( 1 episode, 1994 ) , Writer ("Little Atoms") ( 1 episode, 1996 ) , Performer ("Little Atoms") ( 1 episode, 1996 )  Less 1994–1996 2
    • Everybody Loves Larry (Nov 13, 1996) Elvis Costello, Performer ("Little Atoms") (uncredited), Writer ("Little Atoms") (uncredited)  Less
    • People's Choice (Jul 20, 1994) Elvis Costello (as Elvis Costello and The Attractions), Writer ("13 Steps Lead Down")  Less
  • Primary photo for TaratataTaratata (TV Series) Hmself ( 1 episode, 1996 )  Less 1996 1
  • Primary photo for Secrets of the X Files, Part 2Secrets of the X Files, Part 2 (TV Special) Performer ("My Dark Life")  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for Jake's ProgressJake's Progress (TV Mini-series) Composer ( 7 episodes, 1995 )  Less 1995 7
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  • Primary photo for The Juliet LettersThe Juliet Letters (TV Movie) Actor  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for Beverly Hills, 90210Beverly Hills, 90210 (TV Series) Writer ("The Other Side Of Summer") ( 1 episode, 1991 ) , Performer ("The Other Side Of Summer") ( 1 episode, 1991 )  Less 1991 1
    • The Party Fish (Jul 18, 1991) Performer ("The Other Side Of Summer") (uncredited), Writer ("The Other Side Of Summer") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for G.B.H.G.B.H. (TV Mini-series) Composer ( 7 episodes, 1991 )  Less 1991 7
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  • Primary photo for Pero ¿esto qué es?Pero ¿esto qué es? (TV Series) Writer ("My Brave Face") ( 1 episode, 1989 )  Less 1989 1
  • Primary photo for Roy Orbison and Friends: A Black and White NightRoy Orbison and Friends: A Black and White Night (TV Movie) Himself, Writer ("The Comedians")  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for Live AidLive Aid (TV Special) Himself, Performer ("All you Need is Love")  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for The Comic Strip Presents...The Comic Strip Presents... (TV Series) Stone Deaf A & R Man ( 1 episode, 1984 )  Less 1984 1
  • Primary photo for ScullyScully (TV Mini-series) Henry Scully ( 4 episodes, 1984 )  Less 1984 4
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  • Primary photo for Top of the PopsTop of the Pops (TV Series) Himself ( 17 episodes, 1977–1980 ) , Writer ("Oliver's Army") ( 4 episodes, 1979 ) , Writer ("Girls Talk") ( 3 episodes, 1979 ) , Performer ("Watching the Detectives") ( 3 episodes, 1977 ) , Writer ("Watching the Detectives") ( 3 episodes, 1977 ) , Writer ("I Can't Stand Up For Falling Down") ( 2 episodes, 1980 ) , Writer ("Radio Radio") ( 2 episodes, 1978 ) , Writer ("Accidents Will Happen") ( 2 episodes, 1979 ) , Writer ("I Don't Want to Go to Chelsea") ( 2 episodes, 1978 ) , Writer ("Red Shoes") ( 1 episode, 1977 ) , Writer ("Pump it Up") ( 1 episode, 1978 ) , Writer ("High Fidelity") ( 1 episode, 1980 )  Less 1977–1980 21
    • Episode dated 24 April 1980 (Apr 24, 1980) Himself (archive footage) (as Elvis Costello and The Attractions), Writer ("High Fidelity")  Less
    • Episode dated 28 February 1980 (Feb 28, 1980) Himself (as Elvis Costello and The Attractions), Writer ("I Can't Stand Up For Falling Down")  Less
    • Episode dated 15 February 1980 (Feb 15, 1980) Himself (archive footage) (as Elvis Costello and The Attractions), Writer ("I Can't Stand Up For Falling Down")  Less
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  • Primary photo for WKRP in CincinnatiWKRP in Cincinnati (TV Series) Writer ("Goon Squad") ( 1 episode, 1979 ) , Performer ("Goon Squad") ( 1 episode, 1979 )  Less 1979 1
    • Tornado (Feb 5, 1979) Performer ("Goon Squad"), Writer ("Goon Squad")  Less
  • Primary photo for Saturday Night LiveSaturday Night Live (TV Series) Himself - Musical Guest ( 1 episode, 1977 ) , Writer ("Watching the Detectives", "Radio, Radio") ( 1 episode, 1977 )  Less 1977 1
    • Miskel Spillman/Elvis Costello (Dec 17, 1977) Himself - Musical Guest, Writer ("Watching the Detectives", "Radio, Radio") (uncredited)  Less
Self (160 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Archive Footage (18 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for The SeventiesThe Seventies (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015
    • What's Goin' On (Aug 13, 2015) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Sesame Street: The Best of Elmo 3Sesame Street: The Best of Elmo 3 (Video) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2015 $10K
  • Primary photo for Anarchy in ManchesterAnarchy in Manchester (TV Series) Himself ( 3 episodes, 2014 )  Less 2014
    • Episode #1.5 (Oct 31, 2014) Himself (archive footage)  Less
    • Episode #1.3 (Oct 17, 2014) Himself (archive footage)  Less
    • Episode #1.2 (Oct 10, 2014) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Tu cara me suena - ArgentinaTu cara me suena - Argentina (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014
    • Episode #2.3 (Apr 30, 2014) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for I Was There: When the Beatles Played the CavernI Was There: When the Beatles Played the Cavern Himself (archive footage)  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for The Simpsons: Celebrity FriendsThe Simpsons: Celebrity Friends (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for CMT CrossroadsCMT Crossroads (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Girls and Boys: Sex and British PopGirls and Boys: Sex and British Pop (TV Mini-series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2005 )  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for The Very Best of 'Have I Got News for You'The Very Best of 'Have I Got News for You' (Video) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for If I Should Fall from Grace: The Shane MacGowan StoryIf I Should Fall from Grace: The Shane MacGowan Story Himself (archive footage)  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for The 100 Greatest TV AdsThe 100 Greatest TV Ads (TV Special) R. Whites Boy (archive footage)  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for SNL: 25 Years of MusicSNL: 25 Years of Music (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Top of the Pops 2Top of the Pops 2 (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1994 )  Less 1994
    • Episode #1.3 (Oct 1, 1994) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Rolling Stone Presents Twenty Years of Rock & RollRolling Stone Presents Twenty Years of Rock & Roll (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for The Rock 'n' Roll YearsThe Rock 'n' Roll Years (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1987 )  Less 1987
    • 1977 (1987) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Way They Were: Punk and the New Wave 1976-1978The Way They Were: Punk and the New Wave 1976-1978 (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for Top of the PopsTop of the Pops (TV Series) Himself ( 8 episodes, 1977–1980 )  Less 1977–1980
    • Episode dated 24 April 1980 (Apr 24, 1980) Himself (archive footage) (as Elvis Costello and The Attractions)  Less
    • Episode dated 15 February 1980 (Feb 15, 1980) Himself (archive footage) (as Elvis Costello and The Attractions)  Less
    • Episode dated 7 June 1979 (Jun 7, 1979) Himself (archive footage) (as Elvis Costello and The Attractions)  Less
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  • Primary photo for The Old Grey Whistle TestThe Old Grey Whistle Test (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1979 )  Less 1979
Other (1 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for Rock Band 2Rock Band 2 (Video Game) Writer ("Pump It Up")  Less 2008

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