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Ian Hunter (IV)


Ian Hunter was born on June 3, 1939 in Oswestry, Shropshire, England as Ian Hunter Patterson. See full bio »

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Known For

Fright Night Soundtrack
(1985)
Breaking the Waves Soundtrack
(1996)
Kill the Messenger Soundtrack
(2014)
Toys Music Department
(1992)

Filmography

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 2013-2017 Mike & Mike (TV Series) (writer - 14 episodes)
- Episode dated 15 September 2017 (2017) ... (writer: "Cleveland Rocks" - uncredited)
- Episode dated 14 September 2017 (2017) ... (writer: "Cleveland Rocks" - uncredited)
- Episode dated 13 September 2017 (2017) ... (writer: "Cleveland Rocks" - uncredited)
- Episode dated 23 December 2016 (2016) ... (writer: "Cleveland Rocks" - uncredited)
- Episode dated 31 October 2016 (2016) ... (writer: "Cleveland Rocks" - uncredited)
 2017 England Is Mine (writer: "Sea Diver")
 2017 Beside Bowie: The Mick Ronson Story (Documentary) (performer: "Once Bitten, Twice Shy") / (writer: "Sea Diver", "Once Bitten, Twice Shy")
 2016 Vinyl (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Pilot (2016) ... (writer: "All The Way From Memphis")
 2015 Late Show with David Letterman (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Final Late Show with David Letterman (2015) ... (writer: "Central Park n' West" - uncredited)
 2015 The Diary of a Teenage Girl (writer: "Roll Away the Stone")
 2014 Kill the Messenger (writer: "Sea Diver")
  Supernatural (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2014) (writer - 1 episode, 2014)
- First Born (2014) ... (performer: "Just Another Night") / (writer: "Just Another Night")
 2013 Svengali (writer: "Sea Diver")
 2012 Yle Live: Michael Monroe (TV Special) (writer: "Boulevard of Broken Dreams")
 2008 Life on Mars (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Real Adventures of the Unreal Sam Tyler (2008) ... (writer: "All the Way to Memphis" - uncredited)
 2007 Life on Mars (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Episode #2.8 (2007) ... (writer: "One of the Boys" - uncredited)
- Episode #2.7 (2007) ... (writer: "One of the Boys" - uncredited)
 2005 37 1/2 (performer: "Artful Dodger") / (writer: "Artful Dodger")
 2004 Hollywood the Hard Way (Short) (performer: "Purgatory") / (writer: "Purgatory")
 1997-2003 The Drew Carey Show (TV Series) (writer - 136 episodes)
- What Screams May Come (2003) ... (writer: "Cleveland Rocks")
- The Underpants Guy (2002) ... (writer: "Cleveland Rocks" (Theme Song))
- The Eagle Has Landed (2002) ... (writer: "Cleveland Rocks" (Theme Song))
- Look Mom, One Hand! (2002) ... (writer: "Cleveland Rocks" (Theme Song))
- What Women Don't Want (2002) ... (writer: "Cleveland Rocks" (Theme Song))
  Pistvakt - en vintersaga (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode, 1998) (music - 1 episode, 1998)
- Doris är död (1998) ... (lyrics: "The Golden Age of Rock n Roll") / (music: "The Golden Age of Rock n Roll")
 1996 Breaking the Waves (writer: "All the Way from Memphis")
 1990 Kasalanan ang buhayin ka (writer: "Love Can Make You Cry")
 1988 Heart and Soul (Documentary short) (writer: "Every Step of the Way" - as Hunter)
 1987 Light of Day (performer: "Cleveland Rocks") / (writer: "Cleveland Rocks")
 1986 The Wraith (performer: "WAKE UP CALL")
 1986 Iron Eagle (writer: "Love Can Make You Cry")
 1985 Hanoi Rocks in Concert (TV Special) (lyrics: "Boulevard of Broken Dreams", "Underwater World" - uncredited) / (writer: "Boulevard of Broken Dreams", "Underwater World" - uncredited)
 1985 Fright Night (performer: "GOOD MAN IN A BAD TIME") / (producer: "GOOD MAN IN A BAD TIME")
 1984 Teachers (performer: " (I'm The) Teacher")
 1984 Up the Creek (performer: "Great Expectations You Never Know What To Expect) / (writer: "Great Expectations You Never Know What To Expect)
 1980 Up the Academy (performer: "We Gotta Get Out Of Here") / (writer: "We Gotta Get Out Of Here")
 1978 Top of the Pops (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 17 August 1978 (1978) ... (writer: "Senora")
 1974 Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore (writer: "All the Way from Memphis" (1972))
 1974 Doctor at Sea (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- A Wolf in Ship's Clothing (1974) ... (writer: "Roll Away The Stone" - uncredited)
 1973 Iltatähti (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 9 October 1973 (1973) ... (writer: "Honaloochie Boogie")
 1973 Whistle Test (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #2.43 (1973) ... (writer: "All the Way from Memphis")
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Show Show Self (20 credits)
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Personal Details

Publicity Listings:

2 Interviews | 3 Articles | See more »

Official Sites:

Official Site

Alternate Names:

Mott the Hoople
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Personal Quote:

Radio was closed to us. We had a couple of stabs at singles; neither of them worked and we were never going to get Top of the Pops (1964) unless we got something special. When Bowie (David Bowie) found out we were thinking of splitting up he gave us Suffragette City and we said no. It was a good song, but not good enough. Then he played us Dudes and it was like, "Whoa, do you know what you're ... See more »

Trivia:

"Roll Away the Stone" is Ian's biggest self-penned song. The single version features spoken vocals by Thunderthighs whereas on the album version this role is performed by Lynsey de Paul, who also provided Mott guitarist Luther Grosvenor with the name Ariel Bender. See more »

Star Sign:

Gemini

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