2 Oct 1951


Gordon Matthew Thomas Sumner, CBE (born 2 October 1951), better known by his stage name of Sting, is an English musician, singer-songwriter, activist, actor and philanthropist. Prior to starting his solo career, he was the principal songwriter, lead singer and bassist of the rock band The Police.

Sting has varied his musical style throughout his career, incorporating distinct elements of jazz, reggae, classical, new age, and worldbeat into his music. As a solo musician and member of The Police, Sting has received sixteen Grammy Awards for his work, receiving his first Grammy for Best Rock Instrumental Performance in 1981, and an Oscar nomination for the best song. He is a member of both the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and the Songwriters Hall of Fame.


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Filmography (18 titles)

(movie, 2016)
···Zoolander 2
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor
Genre: Music
With: Sting
Role: Actor (as Himself, host, vocals, acoustic guitar, bass · Himself - piano, keyboards, acoustic guitars, background vocals)
Genre: Music
Role: Actor
(movie, 2008)
···The Police: Certifiable
Genre: Music
Role: Actor (as Himself)
(movie, 2007)
···Bee Movie
Genre: Family, Animation, Adventure, Comedy
Role: Actor (as Himself (voice))
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Role: Actor (as JD)
(movie, 1995)
···The Grotesque
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror
Role: Actor (as Fledge)
Genre: Family, Music
Role: Actor (as Narrator)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Role: Actor (as Heroic Officer)
(movie, 1988)
···Stormy Monday
Genre: Crime, Drama, Music, Romance
Role: Actor (as Finney)
(movie, 1987)
···Giulia e Giulia
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Role: Actor (as Daniel Osler)
Genre: Music
Role: Actor (as Himself)
(movie, 1985)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Mick)
(movie, 1985)
···The Bride
Genre: Drama, Horror, Romance
Role: Actor (as Frankenstein)
(movie, 1984)
Genre: Action, Science Fiction, Adventure
Role: Actor (as Feyd Rautha)
(movie, 1982)
···Brimstone & Treacle
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Martin Taylor)
(movie, 1982)
···Police: Around the World
Genre: Music
Role: Actor (as Himself)
(movie, 1979)
Genre: Drama, Music
Role: Actor (as Ace Face)