Natalie Merchant

Soundtrack | Director | Actress
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KNOWN FOR 
Wonder (2017) | Cheaper by the Dozen (2003) | Bringing Out the Dead (1999)
AKA 
10,000 Maniacs
NICKNAMEs  
Whirling Dervish, Gnat
BORN 
Oct 26, 1963 (age 54)
HEIGHT 
5' 1" (1.55m)

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Past Film & Video (22 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for WonderWonder Performer ("WONDER"), Writer ("WONDER")  Less 2017 $37MM / —
  • Primary photo for LandlineLandline Writer ("Like the Weather")  Less 2017 $858K / —
  • Primary photo for Paradise Is ThereParadise Is There Herself, Composer, Director  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Paradise is There, a Memoir by Natalie MerchantParadise is There, a Memoir by Natalie Merchant Director, Producer, Writer  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Antarctica 3D: On the EdgeAntarctica 3D: On the Edge (Short) Composer (additional music)  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Dear Governor CuomoDear Governor Cuomo Self, Collaborating Director  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Violet & DaisyViolet & Daisy Writer ("Verdi Cries")  Less 2011 $8MM $17K / —
  • Primary photo for AssassinAssassin (Short) Writer ("These are Days")  Less 2010 £30
  • Primary photo for Naya DinNaya Din (Short) Actress  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for CándidaCándida Performer ("Motherland"), Writer ("Motherland")  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for AvainAvain (Short) Special Thanks For Inspiration  Less 2006 €250
  • Primary photo for EarthlingsEarthlings Composer  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Cheaper by the DozenCheaper by the Dozen Writer ("These Are Days")  Less 2003 $40MM $139MM / $190MM
  • Primary photo for Aileen: Life and Death of a Serial KillerAileen: Life and Death of a Serial Killer Performer ("Carnival"), Writer ("Carnival")  Less 2003 $97K / —
  • Primary photo for StonesStones Performer ("The Letter"), Writer ("The Letter", "Noah's Dove")  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for When in RomeWhen in Rome (Video) Writer ("These Are Days")  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Natalie Merchant: Live in ConcertNatalie Merchant: Live in Concert (Video) Herself (Vocals, Piano), Director, Performer ("Life is Sweet", "Ophelia", "Wonder", "San Andreas Fault", "Beloved Wife", "Senor Don Gato", "Space Oddity", "Carnival", "Break Your Heart", "These Are Days", "The Gulf of Araby", "Waterbound"), Writer ("Life is Sweet", "Ophelia", "Wonder", "San Andreas Fault", "Beloved Wife", "Carnival", "Break Your Heart", "These Are Days")  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Bringing Out the DeadBringing Out the Dead Writer ("These Are Days")  Less 1999 $55MM $17MM / —
  • Primary photo for OpheliaOphelia (Video) Ophelia / Herself, Performer ("Ophelia", "Frozen Charlotte", "My Skin", "Thick as Thieves", "Kind and Generous", "Carnival"), Writer ("Ophelia", "Frozen Charlotte", "My Skin", "Thick as Thieves", "Kind and Generous", "Carnival", "Jealousy", "Break Your Heart", "Wonder"), Writer  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for Natalie Merchant: Kind and GenerousNatalie Merchant: Kind and Generous (Video) Actress  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for One Fine DayOne Fine Day Performer ("One Fine Day")  Less 1996 $46MM / $98MM
  • Primary photo for Time CapsuleTime Capsule (Video) Herself (Vocals, Piano, Organ), Director, Writer ("National Education Week", "Tension", "Pit Viper", "Scorpio Rising", "Maddox Table", "My Mother the War", "Hey Jack Kerouac", "Don't Talk", "Like the Weather", "What's the Matter Here", "Trouble Me", "Hateful Hate", "Eat for Two", "Dust Bowl", "You Happy Puppet")  Less 1990
Past Television (18 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for One Hit WonderlandOne Hit Wonderland (TV Series) Performer ("Jealousy") ( 1 episode, 2016 ) , Writer ("Jealousy") ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016 1
  • Primary photo for American Horror StoryAmerican Horror Story (TV Series) Performer ("Carnival ") ( 1 episode, 2015 ) , Writer ("Carnival ") ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015 1
    • Devil's Night (Oct 28, 2015) Performer ("Carnival ") (uncredited), Writer ("Carnival ") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Bob's BurgersBob's Burgers (TV Series) Writer ("Wonder") ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015 1
  • Primary photo for Parks and RecreationParks and Recreation (TV Series) Writer ("Kind and Generous") ( 1 episode, 2013 ) , Performer ("Kind and Generous") ( 1 episode, 2013 )  Less 2013 1
    • The Cones of Dunshire (Nov 21, 2013) Performer ("Kind and Generous") (uncredited), Writer ("Kind and Generous") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for A Child's Garden of PoetryA Child's Garden of Poetry (TV Movie) Actress (voice)  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for My Mom, the CenterfoldMy Mom, the Centerfold (TV Movie) Performer ("San Andreas Fault"), Writer ("San Andreas Fault")  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Todd's Pop Song ReviewsTodd's Pop Song Reviews (TV Series) Performer ("Carnival") ( 1 episode, 2010 ) , Writer ("Carnival") ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010 1
    • Hey Soul Sister (Aug 26, 2010) Performer ("Carnival"), Writer ("Carnival")  Less
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show with Jay LenoThe Tonight Show with Jay Leno (TV Series) Herself - Musical Guest ( 1 episode, 2010 ) , Performer ("Nursery Rhyme of Innocence and Experience") ( 1 episode, 2010 ) , Writer ("Nursery Rhyme of Innocence and Experience") ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010 1
    • Episode #18.36 (Apr 21, 2010) Herself - Musical Guest, Performer ("Nursery Rhyme of Innocence and Experience"), Writer ("Nursery Rhyme of Innocence and Experience")  Less
  • Primary photo for House M.D.House M.D. (TV Series) Performer ("Birds and Ships") ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010 1
    • Lockdown (Apr 12, 2010) Performer ("Birds and Ships") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Being EricaBeing Erica (TV Series) Writer ("These Are Days") ( 1 episode, 2009 )  Less 2009 1
    • Battle Royale (Sep 29, 2009) Writer ("These Are Days")  Less
  • Primary photo for Banda sonoraBanda sonora (TV Series) Writer ("These Are Days") ( 1 episode, 2009 )  Less 2009 1
    • Episode #5.20 (Jun 1, 2009) Writer ("These Are Days")  Less
  • Primary photo for Breaking BadBreaking Bad (TV Series) Writer ("Candy Everybody Wants") ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2008 1
  • Primary photo for The OfficeThe Office (TV Series) Performer ("Kind & Generous") ( 1 episode, 2007 ) , Writer ("Kind & Generous") ( 1 episode, 2007 )  Less 2007 1
    • The Job (May 17, 2007) Performer ("Kind & Generous") (uncredited), Writer ("Kind & Generous") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Cold CaseCold Case (TV Series) Performer ("Life Is Sweet") ( 1 episode, 2005 ) , Writer ("These Are Days", "Trouble Me") ( 1 episode, 2005 )  Less 2005 2
    • Frank's Best (Dec 18, 2005) Performer ("Life Is Sweet")  Less
    • Wishing (Mar 6, 2005) Writer ("These Are Days", "Trouble Me")  Less
  • Primary photo for AliasAlias (TV Series) Performer ("My Skin") ( 1 episode, 2002 ) , Writer ("My Skin") ( 1 episode, 2002 )  Less 2002 1
    • Almost Thirty Years (May 12, 2002) Performer ("My Skin") (uncredited), Writer ("My Skin") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Crossing JordanCrossing Jordan (TV Series) Performer ("My Skin") ( 1 episode, 2002 ) , Performer ("I May Know The Word") ( 1 episode, 2002 ) , Writer ("I May Know The Word") ( 1 episode, 2002 ) , Writer ("My Skin") ( 1 episode, 2002 )  Less 2002 2
    • Secrets & Lies: Part 1 (May 6, 2002) Performer ("My Skin") (uncredited), Writer ("My Skin") (uncredited)  Less
    • The Gift of Life (Apr 15, 2002) Performer ("I May Know The Word") (uncredited), Writer ("I May Know The Word") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Xena: Warrior PrincessXena: Warrior Princess (TV Series) Performer ("Carnival") ( 1 episode, 2000 ) , Writer ("Carnival") ( 1 episode, 2000 )  Less 2000 1
    • Antony & Cleopatra (Apr 24, 2000) Performer ("Carnival"), Writer ("Carnival")  Less
  • Primary photo for Saturday Night LiveSaturday Night Live (TV Series) Herself - Musical Guest ( 2 episodes, 1995–1998 ) , Performer ("Kind & Generous") ( 1 episode, 1998 ) , Performer ("Wonder", "Carnival") ( 1 episode, 1995 )  Less 1995–1998 2
    • Matthew Broderick/Natalie Merchant (May 2, 1998) Herself - Musical Guest, Performer ("Kind & Generous")  Less
    • David Schwimmer/Natalie Merchant (Oct 21, 1995) Herself - Musical Guest, Performer ("Wonder", "Carnival") (uncredited)  Less
Self (31 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for NPR Music Tiny Desk ConcertNPR Music Tiny Desk Concert (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for TodayToday (TV Series) Herself - Musical Guest ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for KatieKatie (TV Series) Herself - Musical Guest ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show with Jay LenoThe Tonight Show with Jay Leno (TV Series) Herself - Musical Guest / Herself ( 10 episodes, 1992–2010 )  Less 1992–2010
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  • Primary photo for TEDTalksTEDTalks (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode )  Less 2006– 
  • Primary photo for Late Show with David LettermanLate Show with David Letterman (TV Series) Herself ( 14 episodes, 1993–2004 )  Less 1993–2004
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  • Primary photo for Go FurtherGo Further Herself  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for The Rosie O'Donnell ShowThe Rosie O'Donnell Show (TV Series) Herself / Herself - Guest ( 8 episodes, 1996–2002 )  Less 1996–2002
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  • Primary photo for Austin City LimitsAustin City Limits (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 2002 )  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Up Close and Personal with Natalie MerchantUp Close and Personal with Natalie Merchant (TV Movie) Herself  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Late Night with Conan O'BrienLate Night with Conan O'Brien (TV Series) Herself ( 2 episodes, 1999–2001 )  Less 1999–2001
  • Primary photo for Come Together: A Night for John Lennon's Words and MusicCome Together: A Night for John Lennon's Words and Music (TV Special) Herself  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for The Best of Sessions at West 54th, Volume 2The Best of Sessions at West 54th, Volume 2 (Video) Herself  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Hard Rock LiveHard Rock Live (TV Series) Self  Less 1997–2000
  • Primary photo for Man in the SandMan in the Sand (Video) Herself  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for ABC 2000: The MillenniumABC 2000: The Millennium (TV Special) Self  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Intimate PortraitIntimate Portrait (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 1999 )  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Later... With Jools HollandLater... With Jools Holland (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 1998 )  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for VH1 StorytellersVH1 Storytellers (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 1998 )  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for Saturday Night LiveSaturday Night Live (TV Series) Herself - Musical Guest ( 2 episodes, 1995–1998 )  Less 1995–1998
  • Primary photo for Sessions at West 54thSessions at West 54th (TV Series) Herself (Vocals, Piano)  Less 1997– 
  • Primary photo for 1996 MTV Video Music Awards1996 MTV Video Music Awards (TV Special) Herself  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for 1996 VH1 Honors1996 VH1 Honors (TV Movie) Herself  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for The Concert for the Rock and Roll Hall of FameThe Concert for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame (TV Special) Herself  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for 1995 MTV Video Music Awards1995 MTV Video Music Awards (TV Special) Herself  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for 1994 MTV Video Music Awards1994 MTV Video Music Awards (TV Special) Herself  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for 1993 MTV Video Music Awards1993 MTV Video Music Awards (TV Special) Herself - Presenter  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for UnpluggedUnplugged (TV Series) Herself - lead vocals / Piano / Herself ( 2 episodes, 1990–1993 )  Less 1990–1993
  • Primary photo for Rock and Roll Inaugural BallRock and Roll Inaugural Ball (TV Movie) Herself (as 10,000 Maniacs)  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for Live with Regis and Kathie LeeLive with Regis and Kathie Lee (TV Series) Herself - Guest ( 1 episode, 1992 )  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for The WordThe Word (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 1990 )  Less 1990
Other (1 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
Domestic gross includes USA and Canada.

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