Creator / David Bowie

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Screenshot of various Bowie albums.

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Articles about David Bowie

Articles about his albums:

Albums not made, but produced by Bowie:

  • Raw Power by The Stooges: A 1973 album where he did the mixing.
  • Transformer by Lou Reed: A 1972 album that Bowie co-produced and performed backing vocals on.
  • The Idiot by Iggy Pop: A 1977 album which he produced, added musical instrumentations to and co-wrote some of the songs, and performs backing vocals.
  • Lust for Life by Iggy Pop: A 1977 album which he produced, co-wrote and added musical instrumentations and backing vocals.

Films starring David Bowie:

  • The Man Who Fell to Earth: A 1976 cult classic starring Bowie as an extraterrestrial alien who landed on Earth. (This was his first major dramatic role.)
  • Christiane F.: A 1981 film adaptation of the autobiographical non-fiction book by Christiane F. who suffered through a life as a teenage heroin prostitute. Bowie appears as himself in the film, performing some of his '70s hits during a concert.
  • The Hunger: A 1983 horror movie in which Bowie plays a vampire.
  • Merry Christmas, Mr. Lawrence: A 1983 World War Two movie in which Bowie portrays a British prisoner of war in a Japanese POW camp.
  • Into the Night: A 1985 comedy thriller with Bowie as an Evil Brit hitman.
  • Absolute Beginners: A 1986 rock musical where he has a key supporting role and also contributes several songs to the soundtrack.
  • Labyrinth: A 1986 children's musical adventure fantasy film made with puppets provided by Jim Henson. Bowie plays the primary antagonist, Jareth the Goblin King, and provides the song score.
  • The Last Temptation of Christ: A controversial 1988 Bible film where Bowie has the small role as Pontius Pilate.
  • Twin Peaks: Fire Walk with Me: A 1992 movie adaptation of the eponymous TV series. Bowie has a cameo as an FBI agent.
  • Zoolander: A 2001 comedy in which he appears as himself in a cameo.
  • The Prestige: A 2006 sci-fi period piece. Bowie portrays Nikola Tesla.

Films based on the man and his music

People associated with Bowie

References to Bowie


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