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Shane Filan

Biography

Irish pop singer using the boy band Westlife, an organization that has available more than 50 million records. He performed within a rendition of Grease when he was twelve years of age. He provides cited Michael Jackson being a musical motivation. He wedded Gillian Walsh on Dec 28, 2003 plus they had three kids. His group Westlife was originally agreed upon by Simon Cowell.

Quick Facts


Full Name Shane Filan
Date Of Birth July 5, 1979
Place Of Birth Sligo, Ireland
Height 1.72 m
Profession Pop Singer
Education Summerhill College
Nationality Irish
Spouse Gillian Walsh Filan
Children Nicole Rose Filan, Shane Peter Filan, Patrick Michael Filan
Parents Peter Filan, Mae Filan
Siblings Finbarr Filan, Peter Filan, Liam Filan, Denise Filan, Mairead Filan, Yvonne Filan
Music Groups Westlife
Star Sign Cancer

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#Fact
1 On the 22nd January 2010 at 9.34pm Gillian gave birth to their third child, and their second son, who they named Shane Peter Filan, weighing 6 pounds 9oz.
2 Son, with Gillian Walsh, Patrick Michael born on September 14, 2008 in Sligo General Hospital.
3 His wife Gillian gave birth to their first daughter Nicole Rose in Sligo General Hospital, on 23 July 2005. She weighed 5lbs 7oz, the same weight as Shane when he was born.
4 His wife Gillian is a cousin of his fellow Westlifer Kian Egan.
5 He loves horses - his family has about 50!
6 Proposed to girlfriend Gillian Walsh in Dubai, December 2002
7 When younger, Shane won trophies for Show Jumping, Irish dancing and Kick Boxing.
8 Appeared in school productions of Grease and Oliver Twist playing Danny and the Artful Dodger.
9 He went to Summer Hill College
10 His parents are Mae and Peter Filan
11 2000: won the award as 'Most Fanciable Male' at the Smash Hits Poll Winners Party.
12 Has known fellow Westlifers Kian Egan and Mark Feehily since he was a child.
13 Has three older brothers: Finnbarr, Peter and Liam.
14 Three older sisters: Yvonne, Denise and Mairead.


Soundtrack

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Strictly Come Dancing: It Takes Two 2015 TV Series documentary performer - 1 episode
Who's Doing the Dishes? 2015 TV Series performer - 1 episode
Postman Pat: The Movie 2014 performer: "Everything to Me", "One of These Days"
Coronation Street 2014 TV Series performer - 1 episode
Dancing on Ice 2014 TV Series performer - 1 episode
The Voice of the Philippines 2013 TV Series performer - 1 episode
Live from Studio Five 2010 TV Series performer - 4 episodes
The X Factor 2008-2009 TV Series performer - 2 episodes

Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Children in Need 2005 TV Series Performer
Westlife and Friends: Christmas Special 2001 TV Movie Westlife
Söndagsöppet 2000-2001 TV Series Westlife

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Weekend 2016 TV Series Himself - Guest
Strictly Come Dancing: It Takes Two 2005-2015 TV Series documentary Himself / Himself - Musical Guest
Loose Women 2005-2015 TV Series Himself - Performer / Himself
Daily Brunch with Ocado 2014 TV Series Himself - Guest
The Kumars 2014 TV Series Himself - Performer
The Wright Stuff 2014 TV Series Himself - Guest Panelist
Let's Do Christmas with Gino & Mel 2013 TV Series Himself
Sunday Side Up 2013 TV Series Himself
The X Factor 2006-2013 TV Series Himself - Special Guest / Himself - Judges' Expert / Himself - Guest Mentor / ...
Never Mind the Buzzcocks 2013 TV Series Himself
Shout! Awards 2013 TV Special Himself
The Xtra Factor 2006-2013 TV Series Himself
The Voice of the Philippines 2013 TV Series Himself - Performer
This Morning 2002-2013 TV Series Himself
Big Brother 2013 TV Series Himself
Westlife: The Farewell Tour Live at Croke Park 2012 Himself
Alan Carr: Chatty Man 2009-2011 TV Series Himself
Louis Walsh & Kian Egan's Next Big Thing - Wonderland 2010 TV Series Himself
Soccer Aid 2010 TV Mini-Series Himself - Rest of the World Team
Britain's Got More Talent 2010 TV Series Himself
Xposé 2007-2010 TV Series Himself
Friday Night with Jonathan Ross 2010 TV Series Himself
Live from Studio Five 2009 TV Series Himself
The Paul O'Grady Show 2004-2009 TV Series Himself
GMTV 2004-2009 TV Series Himself
The 9th Meteor Ireland Music Awards 2009 TV Special Himself
Happy Hour 2008 TV Series Himself
The Big Finish 2007 TV Movie Performer
Children in Need 2003-2007 TV Series Himself - Performer / Himself
This Is David Gest 2007 TV Series documentary Himself
Duet Impossible 2006 TV Special Himself - Performer (as Westlife)
Westlife: Live at Wembley 2006 Video Himself
The Sharon Osbourne Show 2006 TV Series Himself - Interviewee / Performer
Dancing with the Stars 2006 TV Series Himself
Davina 2006 TV Series Himself
Top of the Pops: Reloaded 2005-2006 TV Series Himself
Anonymous 2006 TV Series Himself
Kelly 2000-2005 TV Series Himself
The Record of the Year 2005 2005 TV Special Performer / Himself (as Westlife)
Richard & Judy 2001-2005 TV Series Himself
Idols 2005 TV Series Himself - Guest
Strictly Come Dancing 2004-2005 TV Series Himself - Musical Guest
Tickled Pink 2005 TV Movie documentary Performer (as Westlife)
Pepsi Max Downloaded: Stars Without the Sugar 2005 TV Series Himself
Ant & Dec's Saturday Night Takeaway 2003-2005 TV Series Himself / Himself - Performer
The 2nd Meteor Ireland Music Awards 2005 TV Special Himself / Performer / Award Winner (as Westlife)
Westlife Live in Stockholm: The Turnaround Tour 2004 Video Himself
The Great British Pop Test 2004 TV Movie Himself (as Westlife)
The Late Late Show 2003-2004 TV Series Himself
Nordic Music Awards 2004 2004 TV Special Himself - Award Winner (Best International Group) / Performer (song "Ain't That A Kick In the Head") (as Westlife)
Discomania 2004 TV Movie documentary Himself - Performer
The Meteor Ireland Music Awards 2004 2004 TV Special Himself - Performer (as Westlife)
Pulse 2004 TV Series documentary Himself
Wetten, dass..? 2002-2004 TV Series Himself
SM:TV Live 2003 TV Series Himself
Top of the Pops 2000-2003 TV Series Himself
The Record of the Year 2003 2003 TV Movie documentary Performer / Himself (as Westlife)
Stjerne for en aften 2003 TV Series Himself - Performer
The Christmas Show 2003 TV Series documentary Himself
Sen kväll med Luuk 2003 TV Series Himself
Today with Des and Mel 2003 TV Series Himself
Greasemania 2003 TV Movie documentary Himself - Performer
The Kumars at No. 42 2003 TV Series Himself
Can Westlife Cut It? 2003 TV Movie documentary Himself
Spring Break Live 2003 2003 TV Special Himself (as Westlife)
25 Years of Smash Hits 2003 TV Movie documentary Himself
V Graham Norton 2002-2003 TV Series Himself
Comic Relief 2003: The Big Hair Do 2003 TV Special Himself (as Westlife)
Smile 2002-2003 TV Series Himself
The Royal Variety Performance 2003 2003 TV Movie documentary Performer (as Westlife)
Sing with a Star 2002 TV Movie documentary Himself (as Westlife)
Smash Hits Poll Winners Party 2002 2002 TV Special Himself - Performer (as Westlife)
An Audience with Donny Osmond 2002 TV Movie Performer (as Westlife)
Westlife - venner for livet? 2002 TV Special documentary Himself - Westlife
Westlife: Unbreakable - The Greatest Hits, Volume 1 2002 Video Himself
Zulu Awards '02 2002 TV Special Himself - Performer: Westlife
The National Music Awards 2002 2002 TV Special documentary Himself - Performer
The Saturday Show 2002 TV Series Himself
Party in the Park 2002 2002 TV Special Performer (as Westlife)
When Louis Met... Max Clifford 2002 TV Special documentary Himself
Danish Music Awards 2002 2002 TV Special Himself - Performer (as Westlife)
Blue Peter 2002 TV Series Himself
Brit Awards 2002 2002 TV Special Himself (as Westlife)
Exclusive 2002 TV Series documentary Himself
TMF Awards 2002 2002 TV Special Performer (as Westlife)
TRL Italy 2001-2002 TV Series Himself
The Record of the Year 2001 2001 TV Special Himself (as Westlife)
2001 Top of the Pops Awards 2001 TV Special Himself (as Westlife)
Westlife: Where Dreams Come True 2001 Video Himself - Westlife
Brit Awards 2001 2001 TV Special Himself (as Westlife)
Party in the Park 2000 2000 TV Special Performer (as Westlife)
Smash Hits 2000 2000 TV Special as Westlife
The Royal Variety Performance 2000 2000 TV Movie documentary Performer (as Westlife)
Westlife: Coast to Coast 2000 Video Himself (westlife)
TV Hits Awards 2000 2000 TV Special Himself
Surprise Surprise! 2000 TV Series Himself - Performer
Westlife: Westlife-Story 1999 Video documentary as Westlife
TV Hits Awards 1999 1999 TV Special Himself (as Westlife)

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

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Top of the Pops 2000-2001 TV Series Himself

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