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 69)
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), 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)  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)  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)  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)  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)  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)  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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