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Nick Lowe (II)

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KNOWN FOR 
The Bodyguard (1992) | Adventureland (2009) | 10 Things I Hate About You (1999)
AKA 
Brinsley Schwarz
BORN 
Mar 24, 1949 (age 68)
HEIGHT 
6' 0" (1.83m)

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Past Film & Video (43 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Wrong AnswerWrong Answer (Short) Performer ("Cruel to Be Kind"), Writer ("Cruel to Be Kind")  Less 2018
  • Primary photo for Helping HandsHelping Hands (Short) Performer ("Cruel to Be Kind"), Writer ("Cruel to Be Kind")  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for TrumanTruman Performer ("Crackin' Up")  Less 2015 €3.8MM $209K / —
  • Primary photo for A Perfect Storm: 1979 Daytona 500A Perfect Storm: 1979 Daytona 500 Writer ("(What's So Funny 'Bout) Peace, Love, and Understanding") (as Nicholas Orain Lowe)  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Electric SlideElectric Slide Performer ("I Love the Sound of Breaking Glass"), Writer ("I Love the Sound of Breaking Glass")  Less 2014 $3MM
  • Primary photo for East Jerusalem/West JerusalemEast Jerusalem/West Jerusalem Lyrics ("(What's So Funny 'Bout) Peace, Love and Understanding"), Music ("(What's So Funny 'Bout) Peace, Love and Understanding")  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for SmashedSmashed Writer ("Cruel To Be Kind")  Less 2012 $500K $376K / —
  • Primary photo for The Hangover Part IIThe Hangover Part II Writer ("The Beast In Me")  Less 2011 $80MM $254MM / $587MM
  • Primary photo for Rio Sex ComedyRio Sex Comedy Performer ("All Men Are Liars", "Half a Boy and Half A Man"), Writer ("All Men Are Liars", "Half a Boy and Half A Man") (as Nicholas Drain Lowe)  Less 2010 €5MM
  • Primary photo for AdventurelandAdventureland Performer ("So It Goes"), Writer ("So It Goes")  Less 2009 $16MM / —
  • Primary photo for Where in the World Is Osama Bin Laden?Where in the World Is Osama Bin Laden? Writer ("(What's So Funny 'Bout) Peace, Love and Understanding")  Less 2008 $385K / —
  • Primary photo for I.O.U.S.A.I.O.U.S.A. Lyrics ("Cruel to Be Kind"), Music ("Cruel to Be Kind"), Performer ("Cruel to Be Kind")  Less 2008 $821K / —
  • Primary photo for In the Land of WomenIn the Land of Women Writer ("When I Write the Book")  Less 2007 $10MM $11MM / —
  • Primary photo for Wild SevenWild Seven Writer ("Shake That Rat")  Less 2006 $1MM
  • 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) Writer ("(What's So Funny 'Bout) Peace Love and Understanding")  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for The Story of Rock 'n' Roll ComicsThe Story of Rock 'n' Roll Comics Writer ("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) Writer (" (What's So Funny About) Peace, Love and Understanding")  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for StatesideStateside Writer ("When I Write the Book") (as Lowe)  Less 2004 $16MM $174K / —
  • Primary photo for Lost in TranslationLost in Translation Writer ("(What's So Funny 'Bout) Peace, Love, and Understanding" (1974))  Less 2003 $4MM $45MM / $120MM
  • Primary photo for Me Without YouMe Without You Producer ("Whole Wide World" (1978))  Less 2001 $305K / —
  • Primary photo for Angel EyesAngel Eyes Performer ("You Inspire Me"), Writer ("You Inspire Me")  Less 2001 $53MM $24MM / —
  • Primary photo for The Pretenders: Greatest HitsThe Pretenders: Greatest Hits (Video) Himself (segment "No Turn Left Unstoned"), Producer ("Stop Your Sobbing")  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for The Flintstones in Viva Rock VegasThe Flintstones in Viva Rock Vegas Performer ("Seven Nights to Rock", "Half a Boy, Half a Man"), Writer ("Half a Boy, Half a Man")  Less 2000 $83MM $35MM / $59MM
  • Primary photo for MumfordMumford Performer ("From Now On"), Producer ("From Now On"), Writer ("From Now On")  Less 1999 $28MM $4.6MM / —
  • Primary photo for 10 Things I Hate About You10 Things I Hate About You Writer ("Cruel To Be Kind") (as Nicholas Drain Lowe)  Less 1999 $30MM $38MM / —
  • Primary photo for 200 Cigarettes200 Cigarettes Soundtrack ("Cruel to Be Kind", " (What's So Funny 'Bout) Peace, Love, & Understanding"), Performer ("Cruel to Be Kind")  Less 1999 $6MM $6.9MM / —
  • Primary photo for I Want YouI Want You Producer ("I Want You")  Less 1998 $1K / —
  • Primary photo for Hope FloatsHope Floats Writer ("All I Get")  Less 1998 $30MM $60MM / $81MM
  • Primary photo for Dead Man's CurveDead Man's Curve Writer ("Cruel to Be Kind") (as Lowe)  Less 1998 $1MM
  • Primary photo for Bad MannersBad Manners Writer ("What's So Funny About Peace, Love and Understanding?")  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for All Men Are LiarsAll Men Are Liars Writer ("All Men Are Liars")  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for FlounderingFloundering Writer (" (What's So Funny 'Bout) Peace, Love & Understanding")  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for The BodyguardThe Bodyguard Writer (" (What's So Funny 'Bout) Peace, Love and Understanding")  Less 1992 $25MM $122MM / $411MM
  • Primary photo for SinglesSingles Writer (" (What's so Funny 'bout) Peace, Love and Understanding")  Less 1992 $18MM / —
  • Primary photo for Little MonstersLittle Monsters Writer ("(I LOVE THE SOUND OF) BREAKING GLASS")  Less 1989 ESP 20 $794K / —
  • Primary photo for 19691969 Producer ("Windows of the World")  Less 1988 $6MM / —
  • Primary photo for Planes, Trains & AutomobilesPlanes, Trains & Automobiles Writer ("Gonna Move")  Less 1987 $30MM $50MM / —
  • Primary photo for Club ParadiseClub Paradise Producer ("Seven-Day Weekend")  Less 1986 $15MM $12MM / —
  • Primary photo for Absolute BeginnersAbsolute Beginners Writer ("Little Cat (You've never had it so good)")  Less 1986 $930K / —
  • Primary photo for Easy MoneyEasy Money Soundtrack ("We Want Action"), Performer ("We Want Action")  Less 1983 $29MM / —
  • Primary photo for Up the AcademyUp the Academy Performer ("Heart Of The City"), Writer ("Heart Of The City")  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for Rock 'n' Roll High SchoolRock 'n' Roll High School Performer ("So It Goes"), Writer ("So It Goes")  Less 1979 $300K
  • Primary photo for AmericathonAmericathon Performer ("Without Love"), Producer ("Chelsea", "Crawling to the U.S.A.", "Without Love"), Writer ("Without Love")  Less 1979 $6.2MM / —
Past Television (25 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for CatastropheCatastrophe (TV Series) Performer ("So It Goes") ( 1 episode, 2017 ) , Writer ("I Love The Sound Of Breaking Glass") ( 1 episode, 2017 ) , Performer ("I Love The Sound Of Breaking Glass") ( 1 episode, 2017 ) , Writer ("So It Goes") ( 1 episode, 2017 )  Less 2017 2
    • Episode #3.6 (Apr 28, 2017) Performer ("So It Goes") (uncredited), Writer ("So It Goes") (uncredited)  Less
    • Episode #3.1 (Apr 28, 2017) Performer ("I Love The Sound Of Breaking Glass") (uncredited), Writer ("I Love The Sound Of Breaking Glass") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for PreacherPreacher (TV Series) Writer ("The Beast In Me") ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016 1
    • Pilot (May 22, 2016) Writer ("The Beast In Me") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for ConanConan (TV Series) Writer ("Christmas at the Airport") ( 1 episode, 2015 ) , Himself - Musical Guest ( 1 episode, 2015 ) , Performer ("Christmas at the Airport") ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015 1
  • Primary photo for ScorpionScorpion (TV Series) Performer ("Cruel to Be Kind") ( 1 episode, 2015 ) , Writer ("Cruel to Be Kind") ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015 1
    • Cuba Libre (Sep 28, 2015) Performer ("Cruel to Be Kind") (uncredited), Writer ("Cruel to Be Kind") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Late Show with David LettermanLate Show with David Letterman (TV Series) Writer ("When I Write the Book") ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015 1
  • Primary photo for Anarchy in ManchesterAnarchy in Manchester (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2014 ) , Performer ("Shake and Pop") ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014 1
    • Episode #1.2 (Oct 10, 2014) Himself (archive footage), Performer ("Shake and Pop")  Less
  • Primary photo for Atop the Fourth WallAtop the Fourth Wall (TV Series) Writer ("Cruel to be Kind") ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014 1
  • Primary photo for Halt and Catch FireHalt and Catch Fire (TV Series) Performer ("Heart Of The City") ( 1 episode, 2014 ) , Writer ("Heart Of The City") ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014 1
    • Up Helly Aa (Jul 27, 2014) Performer ("Heart Of The City") (uncredited), Writer ("Heart Of The City") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Danny Baker Rocks... (A Bit)Danny Baker Rocks... (A Bit) (TV Mini-series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2014 ) , Writer ("I Like The Sound of Breaking Glass") ( 1 episode, 2014 ) , Performer ("I Like The Sound of Breaking Glass") ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014 1
    • The Seventies (Feb 10, 2014) Himself (archive footage), Performer ("I Like The Sound of Breaking Glass"), Writer ("I Like The Sound of Breaking Glass")  Less
  • Primary photo for Top of the Pops: The Story of 1978Top of the Pops: The Story of 1978 (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage), Performer ("I Love the Sound of Breaking Glass"), Writer ("I Love the Sound of Breaking Glass")  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Raising HopeRaising Hope (TV Series) Performer ("Cruel to Be Kind") ( 1 episode, 2012 ) , Writer ("Cruel to Be Kind") ( 1 episode, 2012 )  Less 2012 1
    • Spanks Butt, No Spanks (Mar 13, 2012) Performer ("Cruel to Be Kind") (uncredited), Writer ("Cruel to Be Kind") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for True BloodTrue Blood (TV Series) Writer ("Cold Grey Light Of Dawn") ( 1 episode, 2011 ) , Performer ("Cold Grey Light Of Dawn") ( 1 episode, 2011 )  Less 2011 1
    • Cold Grey Light of Dawn (Aug 7, 2011) Performer ("Cold Grey Light Of Dawn") (uncredited), Writer ("Cold Grey Light Of Dawn") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Jedermann RemixedJedermann Remixed (TV Movie) Writer ("The Beast in Me")  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for 9021090210 (TV Series) Writer ("I Love the Sound of Breaking Glass") ( 1 episode, 2010 ) , Performer ("I Love the Sound of Breaking Glass") ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010 1
    • Another, Another Chance (Apr 13, 2010) Performer ("I Love the Sound of Breaking Glass") (uncredited), Writer ("I Love the Sound of Breaking Glass") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for A Colbert Christmas: The Greatest Gift of All!A Colbert Christmas: The Greatest Gift of All! (TV Movie) Writer (" (What's So Funny 'bout) Peace, Love And Understanding")  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Live from Daryl's HouseLive from Daryl's House (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2008 ) , Performer ("I Live on a Battlefield", "Shelley My Love", "Rome Wasn't Built in a Day", "Cruel to Be Kind", "Time I Took a Holiday", "River Songs") ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2008 1
    • Nick Lowe (Jun 15, 2008) Himself, Performer ("I Live on a Battlefield", "Shelley My Love", "Rome Wasn't Built in a Day", "Cruel to Be Kind", "Time I Took a Holiday", "River Songs")  Less
  • Primary photo for If It Ain't StiffIf It Ain't Stiff (TV Movie) Himself - Interviewee, Performer ("So It Goes", "Let's Eat"), Writer ("So It Goes", "Let's Eat")  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for BonesBones (TV Series) Writer ("What's So Funny 'Bout Peace, Love and Understanding?") ( 1 episode, 2007 ) , Performer ("What's So Funny 'Bout Peace, Love and Understanding?") ( 1 episode, 2007 )  Less 2007 1
    • The Man in the Cell (Jan 31, 2007) Performer ("What's So Funny 'Bout Peace, Love and Understanding?"), Writer ("What's So Funny 'Bout Peace, Love and Understanding?")  Less
  • Primary photo for Cold CaseCold Case (TV Series) Performer ("Cruel To Be Kind") ( 1 episode, 2005 ) , Writer ("Cruel To Be Kind", " (So Funny 'Bout) Peace, Love, And Understanding") ( 1 episode, 2005 )  Less 2005 1
    • Blank Generation (Jan 9, 2005) Performer ("Cruel To Be Kind"), Writer ("Cruel To Be Kind", " (So Funny 'Bout) Peace, Love, And Understanding")  Less
  • Primary photo for Crossing JordanCrossing Jordan (TV Series) Performer ("The Poor Side Of Town") ( 1 episode, 2002 )  Less 2002 1
    • With Honor (Mar 18, 2002) Performer ("The Poor Side Of Town") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The SopranosThe Sopranos (TV Series) Performer ("The Beast In Me") ( 1 episode, 1999 ) , Writer ("The Beast In Me") ( 1 episode, 1999 )  Less 1999 1
    • Pilot (Jan 10, 1999) Performer ("The Beast In Me") (uncredited), Writer ("The Beast In Me") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Top of the PopsTop of the Pops (TV Series) Himself ( 4 episodes, 1978–1979 ) , Performer ("Cruel to be Kind") ( 2 episodes, 1979 ) , Writer ("I Knew the Bride") ( 2 episodes, 1977 ) , Performer ("Cruel to Be Kind") ( 1 episode, 1979 ) , Writer ("Crackin' Up") ( 1 episode, 1979 ) , Writer ("Milk & Alcohol") ( 1 episode, 1979 ) , Writer ("Cruel to Be Kind") ( 1 episode, 1979 ) , Performer ("Crackin' Up") ( 1 episode, 1979 ) , Writer ("Milk and Alcohol') ( 1 episode, 1979 ) , Writer ("Cruel to be Kind") ( 1 episode, 1979 ) , Writer ("I Love the Sound of Breaking Glass") ( 1 episode, 1978 ) , Performer ("I Love the Sound of Breaking Glass") ( 1 episode, 1978 )  Less 1977–1979 9
    • Episode dated 4 October 1979 (Oct 4, 1979) Performer ("Cruel to be Kind"), Writer ("Cruel to be Kind")  Less
    • Episode dated 13 September 1979 (Sep 13, 1979) Himself, Performer ("Cruel to be Kind")  Less
    • Episode dated 30 August 1979 (Aug 30, 1979) Himself, Performer ("Cruel to Be Kind"), Writer ("Cruel to Be Kind")  Less
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  • Primary photo for WKRP in CincinnatiWKRP in Cincinnati (TV Series) Writer ("They Called It Rock") ( 1 episode, 1978 ) , Performer ("They Called It Rock") ( 1 episode, 1978 )  Less 1978 1
    • Les on a Ledge (Oct 2, 1978) Performer ("They Called It Rock"), Writer ("They Called It Rock")  Less
  • Primary photo for The Kenny Everett Video ShowThe Kenny Everett Video Show (TV Series) Performer ("So It Goes") ( 1 episode, 1978 ) , Himself ( 1 episode, 1978 )  Less 1978 1
    • Episode #1.3 (Jul 17, 1978) Himself, Performer ("So It Goes")  Less
  • Primary photo for Van Oekel's DiscohoekVan Oekel's Discohoek (TV Series) Performer ("Country girl") ( 1 episode, 1974 ) , Himself ( 1 episode, 1974 )  Less 1974 1
    • Episode #1.9 (Dec 24, 1974) Himself (as Brinsley Schwarz), Performer ("Country girl")  Less
Self (28 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for ConanConan (TV Series) Himself - Musical Guest ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Elvis Costello: Mystery DanceElvis Costello: Mystery Dance (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Late Show with David LettermanLate Show with David Letterman (TV Series) Himself - Musical Guest ( 2 episodes, 2008–2013 )  Less 2008–2013
  • Primary photo for Don't Ask Me Questions: The Unsung Life of Graham Parker and the RumourDon't Ask Me Questions: The Unsung Life of Graham Parker and the Rumour Himself  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Village Music: Last of the Great Record StoresVillage Music: Last of the Great Record Stores Himself  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Punk BritanniaPunk Britannia (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2012 )  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Adam Hills in Gordon St TonightAdam Hills in Gordon St Tonight (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2012 )  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Austin City LimitsAustin City Limits (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2012 )  Less 2012
    • Wilco (Feb 4, 2012) Himself  Less
  • Primary photo for OverheardOverheard (TV Series) Himself - Interviewee ( 1 episode, 2012 )  Less 2012
    • Nick Lowe (Feb 2, 2012) Himself - Interviewee  Less
  • Primary photo for BreakfastBreakfast (TV Series) Himself - Singer / Songwriter ( 1 episode, 2011 )  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Spectacle: Elvis Costello with...Spectacle: Elvis Costello with... (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2009 )  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Live from Daryl's HouseLive from Daryl's House (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Jimmy Kimmel Live!Jimmy Kimmel Live! (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2007 )  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Late Night with Conan O'BrienLate Night with Conan O'Brien (TV Series) Himself ( 3 episodes, 1995–2007 )  Less 1995–2007
  • Primary photo for The Old Grey Whistle Test: Vol. 2The Old Grey Whistle Test: Vol. 2 (Video) Himself  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Later... With Jools HollandLater... With Jools Holland (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 1994–2001 )  Less 1994–2001
  • Primary photo for Come DancingCome Dancing (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for Àngel Casas ShowÀngel Casas Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1985 )  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for Pop QuizPop Quiz (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 1983–1984 )  Less 1983–1984
  • Primary photo for MusikladenMusikladen (TV Series) Self ( 1 episode, 1983 )  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for BandstandBandstand (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 1982–1983 )  Less 1982–1983
  • Primary photo for Late Night with David LettermanLate Night with David Letterman (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1983 )  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for Rock for KampugheaRock for Kampughea (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for Friday Night, Saturday MorningFriday Night, Saturday Morning (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1980 )  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for Top of the PopsTop of the Pops (TV Series) Himself - The Dave Edmunds Band / Himself ( 6 episodes, 1978–1980 )  Less 1978–1980
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  • Primary photo for The Kenny Everett Video ShowThe Kenny Everett Video Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1978 )  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for Van Oekel's DiscohoekVan Oekel's Discohoek (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1974 )  Less 1974
    • Episode #1.9 (Dec 24, 1974) Himself (as Brinsley Schwarz)  Less
  • Primary photo for Beat-ClubBeat-Club (TV Series) Self ( 1 episode, 1970 )  Less 1970
    • Episode #1.56 (Jun 27, 1970) Self (as Brinsley Schwarz)  Less
Archive Footage (4 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Anarchy in ManchesterAnarchy in Manchester (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014
    • Episode #1.2 (Oct 10, 2014) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Danny Baker Rocks... (A Bit)Danny Baker Rocks... (A Bit) (TV Mini-series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014
    • The Seventies (Feb 10, 2014) 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 - Dave Edmunds Band ( 1 episode, 1979 )  Less 1979
    • Episode dated 11 October 1979 (Oct 11, 1979) Himself - Dave Edmunds Band (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less

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