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Robert Smith

Biography

Singer-songwriter and guitarist for the goth and new influx British music group The Cure who also sang “Fri I’m in Like,” “EXACTLY LIKE Heaven,” and “Lovecats.” He was an excellent college student who received high marks in quality school. One of is own first rings was The Crawley Goat Music group. His usage of acoustic guitar effects like stage, flange, and chorus allowed him to pioneer goth and fresh influx music. He wedded Mary Poole on August 13, 1988. The few did not possess any kids. Smith’s track “Burn off” was presented around the soundtrack for the film The Crow, which starred Brandon Lee.

Quick Facts


Full Name Robert Smith
Net Worth 3.3 billion USD
Date Of Birth April 21, 1959
Place Of Birth Blackpool, England
Height 1.78 m
Profession Rock Singer
Education Cornell UniversityColumbia Business School
Nationality British
Spouse Mary Poole
Parents Rita Smith, Alex Smith
Siblings Margaret Smith, Richard Smith, Janet Thompson
Music Groups The Cure, Siouxsie and the Banshees, The Glove, Easy Cure
Nominations Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series, British Academy Television Award for Best Actor
Movies The Cure: The Strange Museum, The Cure: Rock Case Studies, CyberWorld, The Cure: Greatest Hits, Rolie Polie Olie: Springy-Time Fun
Star Sign Taurus

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Soundtrack

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Mind of a Chef 2016 TV Series documentary writer - 1 episode
Tu cara me suena 2014-2016 TV Series writer - 2 episodes
Dead of Summer 2016 TV Series writer - 1 episode
Regular Show in Space 2016 TV Series writer - 1 episode
Ochéntame... otra vez 2016 TV Series documentary writer - 1 episode
Sing Street 2016 writer: "Lovecats", "Inbetween Days"
Atmos the Addict 2016 TV Series writer - 1 episode
Luther 2015 TV Series writer - 1 episode
American Horror Story 2015 TV Series writer - 1 episode
Master of None 2015 TV Series writer - 1 episode
iZombie 2015 TV Series writer - 1 episode
Califórnia 2015 writer: "The Caterpillar", "Killing an Arab"
Ant-Man 2015 writer: "Plainsong"
Now Add Honey 2015 writer: "Lovesong" - as Smith
Glee 2015 TV Series writer - 1 episode
Bis 2015 "In Between Days"
Guapas 2014 TV Series writer - 3 episodes
Behaving Badly 2014 writer: "Close To Me" - as Robert James Smith
Daily Ukulele 2013-2014 TV Series short writer - 4 episodes
Bates Motel 2014 TV Series writer - 1 episode
Atop the Fourth Wall 2014 TV Series writer - 1 episode
My Mad Fat Diary 2013-2014 TV Series writer - 4 episodes
White Bird in a Blizzard 2014 writer: "Dazzle Glamour Mix", "Pictures of You" - as Robert James Smith
Thunder and the House of Magic 2013 writer: "The Lovecats"
Misfits 2013 TV Series lyrics - 1 episode
About Time 2013/I writer: "Friday I'm in Love"
The Vampire Diaries 2013 TV Series writer - 2 episodes
The Americans 2013 TV Series writer - 1 episode
Divorce 2013 TV Series writer - 1 episode
So You Think You Can Dance TV Series writer - 2 episodes, 2012 performer - 1 episode, 2011
The X Factor Philippines 2012 TV Series writer - 1 episode
Aqua Seafoam Shame 2012 Documentary writer: "Plastic Passion"
The Voice 2012 TV Series writer - 1 episode
Io e te 2012 writer: "Boys Don't Cry"
Laurence Anyways 2012 writer: "The Funeral Party"
The Voice UK 2012 TV Series writer - 1 episode
No me la puc treure del cap 2012 TV Series writer - 1 episode
Banda sonora 2012 TV Series writer - 1 episode
The Vow 2012 writer: "Pictures Of You"
Underworld: Awakening 2012 writer: "Apart Renholdër Remix"
205 - Zimmer der Angst 2011 writer: "A Forest"
Generació D 2011 TV Movie documentary writer: "Friday I'm In Love"
Degrassi: The Next Generation 2011 TV Series performer - 1 episode
Friends with Benefits 2011 writer: "Boys Don't Cry"
Made in Chelsea 2011 TV Series performer - 1 episode
20 to 1 2007-2011 TV Series documentary writer - 2 episodes
Legend of Zelda 1987 Trailer 2011 Video short writer: "Just Like Heaven"
90210 2011 TV Series writer - 1 episode
One Night Stand 2010 TV Series short writer - 1 episode
Rude Tube 2010 TV Series writer - 1 episode
Neue Vahr Süd 2010 TV Movie writer: "Boys Don't Cry"
Going the Distance 2010 writer: "Just Like Heaven"
The Sons of Tennessee Williams 2010 Documentary writer: "Plain Song"
Tempos Modernos 2010 TV Series writer - 1 episode
Cold Case 2003-2009 TV Series writer - 2 episodes
Eastwick 2009 TV Series writer - 1 episode
The Cut 2009 TV Series short writer - 1 episode
La doppia ora 2009 writer: "In Between Days"
Sir Gawain and the Green Knight 2009 TV Movie documentary writer: "A Forest"
The Inbetweeners 2009 TV Series writer - 1 episode
One Tree Hill 2006-2009 TV Series writer - 3 episodes
He's Just Not That Into You 2009 writer: "Friday I'm In Love"
Awaydays 2009 writer: "10:15 Saturday Night"
Adventureland 2009 writer: "Just Like Heaven"
Lucky Numbers 2008 Short writer: "In Between Days"
True Blood 2008 TV Series writer - 1 episode
Nick and Norah's Infinite Playlist 2008 writer: "Boys Don't Cry"
NCIS 2008 TV Series writer - 1 episode
Summerhood 2008 writer: "Boys Don't Cry"
I Could Never Be Your Woman 2007 writer: "Why Can't I Be You?", "Close To Me"
The King of Kong: A Fistful of Quarters 2007 Documentary writer: "Pictures of You"
Son of Rambow 2007 writer: "Close to Me - Remix"
Prête-moi ta main 2006 writer: "Boys Don't Cry"
The History Boys 2006 writer: "A Forest"
How I Met Your Mother 2006 TV Series writer - 1 episode
Starter for 10 2006 writer: "Boys Don't Cry", "In Between Days", "Six Different Ways", "Pictures of You", "Love Song"
Accepted 2006 writer: "Close to Me"
To and from New York 2006 Video writer: "Close to Me"
John Tucker Must Die 2006 writer: "Close to Me"
Tu vida en 65' 2006 writer: "In Between Days"
Marie Antoinette 2006 writer: "Plainsong", "All Cats are Grey"
SingStar Rocks! 2006 Video Game writer: "Friday I'm In Love"
Grand Theft Auto: Vice City Stories 2006 Video Game writer: "A Forest"
Reunion 2005 TV Series writer - 1 episode
Just Like Heaven 2005 writer: "Just Like Heaven"
Britney & Kevin: Chaotic 2005 TV Mini-Series writer - 1 episode
C.R.A.Z.Y. 2005 writer: "10:15 saturday night"
A Lot Like Love 2005 writer: "Mint Car" - as Robert J. Smith
Saturday Night Live: The Best of Jimmy Fallon 2005 TV Special writer: "Arbor Day Song"
Take Me Somewhere Nice 2004 Short writer: "Pictures of You"
Meine schönsten Jahre 2004 TV Series writer: "Boys Don't Cry"
Jersey Girl 2004 writer: "High"
Che ne sarà di noi 2004 performer: "Da Hype"
S.P.U.N.G TV Series lyrics - 3 episodes, 2002 - 2004 music - 3 episodes, 2002 - 2004
One Perfect Day 2004 performer: "Pictures of You"
50 First Dates 2004 writer: "Friday I'm in Love", "Love Song" - as Robert J. Smith
D.E.B.S. 2004 writer: "The Love Cats" - as Robert J. Smith
Totally Gay! 2003 TV Movie documentary writer: "Boys Dont Cry"
Verschwende deine Jugend 2003 writer: "A Forest", "Fire in Cairo"
A Man Apart 2003 writer: "Nothing to Lose"
Aurora 2002 Short writer: "Edge of the Deep Green Sea", "Wendy Time", "Maybe Someday"
The Sopranos 2002 TV Series writer - 1 episode
The Rules of Attraction 2002 writer: "Six Different Ways"
Stoked: The Rise and Fall of Gator 2002 Documentary writer: "Fascination Street"
Charlotte Sometimes 2002 writer: "Charlotte Sometimes"
Not Another Teen Movie 2001 writer: "In Between Days"
Gypsy 83 2001 writer: "Just Like Heaven", "Doing the Unstuck"
Gilmore Girls 2000 TV Series writer - 1 episode
Opposite Sex 2000 TV Series writer - 1 episode
Loser 2000 writer: "Mint Car"
American Psycho 2000 lyrics: "Watching Me Fall Underdog Remix" / music: "Watching Me Fall Underdog Remix"
Shabatot VeHagim 2000 TV Series writer - 1 episode
Boys Don't Cry 1999 writer: "Boys Don't Cry"
Midsummer 1999 Short writer: "Plainsong", "A Forest"
Judas Kiss 1998 writer: "Just Like Heaven"
The X Files 1998 writer: "More Than This" - uncredited
Mystery Science Theater 3000 1992-1998 TV Series writer - 2 episodes
The Wedding Singer 1998 writer: "Boys Don't Cry"
Career Girls 1997 writer: "The Lovecats", "The Upstairs Room", "The Walk", "Let's Go To Bed", "The Caterpillar", "Just One Kiss"
Busenfreunde 1997 TV Movie writer: "Boys don't cry"
Grosse Pointe Blank 1997 writer: "In Between Days"
The Evening Star 1996 writer: "Just Like Heaven"
Top of the Pops 1980-1996 TV Series writer - 2 episodes
Judge Dredd 1995 producer: "The Dredd Song" / writer: "The Dredd Song"
The Crow 1994 writer: "BURN"
Lost Angels 1989 writer: "Fascination Street"
Shadows on the Wall 1986 performer: "The Big Pink Truck", "The Cowboy in the White Hat Always Wins" - as Bobby Smith
Times Square 1980 writer: "Grinding Halt" - as Smith

Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Cure: 4Play in Charlotte 2008 TV Movie
Being Dom Joly 2001 TV Movie
South Park 1998 TV Series Robert Smith
Bananas 1984 TV Series
The Offenders 1980

Director

Director

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Cure Show 1993 Documentary

Editor

Editor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Cure Show 1993 Documentary

Producer

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Cure: Trilogy 2003 Video executive producer

Thanks

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Aqua Seafoam Shame 2012 Documentary additional thanks
Wingrave 2007 Video this film is dedicated to
Starter for 10 2006 thanks

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Beautiful Noise 2014 Documentary Himself
How the Brits Rocked America 2012 TV Mini-Series documentary Himself
The Best of Siouxsie and the Banshees 2007 Video Himself (as Siouxsie and the Banshees)
The Cure: Festival 2005 2006 Video Himself
MTV Europe Music Awards 2004 2004 TV Special Himself - Presenter
MTV Icon: The Cure 2004 TV Movie Himself (vocals / guitars) (as The Cure)
Later... With Jools Holland 2004 TV Series Himself
Le grand journal de Canal+ 2004 TV Series documentary Himself
Friday Night with Jonathan Ross 2004 TV Series Himself - Performer
The Cure: RockWalk Induction 2004 Video documentary short Himself
The Cure: Trilogy 2003 Video Himself
Nosolomúsica 2002 TV Series Himself
The Cure: Greatest Hits 2001 Video Himself
Jam 1996-1999 TV Series documentary Himself
The Cure: Galore - The Videos 1987-1997 1997 Video Himself
David Bowie: An Earthling at 50 1997 TV Movie documentary Himself - Live on Stage with Bowie
TFI Friday 1996 TV Series Himself
Top of the Pops 1980-1996 TV Series Himself / Himself - The Cure
MTV's Most Wanted 1995 TV Series documentary Himself
Newman and Baddiel in Pieces 1993 TV Series Himself
The Cure Show 1993 Documentary Himself
The Mary Whitehouse Experience 1992 TV Series Himself
The Cure: Play Out 1991 Video Himself
Juke Box Jury 1990 TV Series Himself - Panellist
The Cure in Orange 1987 Documentary Himself
A tope 1987 TV Series Himself
The Cure: Staring at the Sea - The Images 1986 Video documentary Himself
Play at Home 1984 TV Movie documentary Himself (as The Glove)
Oxford Road Show 1983-1984 TV Series Himself
Live aus dem Alabama 1984 TV Series documentary Himself
Siouxsie and the Banshees: Nocturne 1983 Video Himself

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Sputnik 2008 TV Series Himself
80s 2005 TV Series documentary Himself
The Eighties 2016 TV Mini-Series documentary Himself - The Cure
Atmos the Addict 2016 TV Series Linedropper
Tu cara me suena - Argentina 2015 TV Series Himself

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