Tom Petty

Tom Petty

  • Known For: Acting
  • Birthday: 20-10-1950
  • Gender: Male
  • Place of Birth: Gainesville, Florida, USA
  • Also Known As:

    Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers
    Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers

  • Popularity: 1.87
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Thomas Earl "Tom" Petty (born October 20, 1950) was an American singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist. He was the frontman of Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers and a founding member of the late 1980s supergroup Traveling Wilburys and Mudcrutch. He also performed under the pseudonyms of Charlie T. Wilbury, Jr. and Muddy Wilbury. He recorded a number of hit singles with the Heartbreakers and as a solo artist, many of which remain heavily played on adult contemporary and classic rock radio. His music, notably his hits, has become popular among younger generations as he continues to host sold-out shows. Throughout his career, Petty and his collaborators have sold 80 million albums. Petty and the Heartbreakers were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2002. Petty died of an accidental drug overdose on October 2, 2017, one week after the end of the Heartbreakers' 40th Anniversary Tour. He was 66. Description above from the Wikipedia article Tom Petty, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Year Movie Character
2007 Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers: Runnin' Down a Dream as Self
1999 Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers: High Grass Dogs - Live from the Fillmore as Himself
2013 Sound City as Himself
2001 Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers: Playback
1986 Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers: Pack Up the Plantation - Live!
1980 Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers: Rock Goes to College as Performer
1994 Tom Petty: Going Home as Himself
1992 Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers: Take the Highway Live
2008 Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers - Live from Gatorville
2010 Classic Albums: Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers - Damn the Torpedoes
1989 Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers - A Bunch Of Videos And Some Other Stuff
1999 Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers Live at the Docks Hamburg 1999
1970 Tom Petty - Mojo Tour 2010
1977 Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers: Live at Rockpalast
2021 Tom Petty, Somewhere You Feel Free as Himself
2005 Tom Petty & Heartbreakers - Free Fallin' as Lead Vocals / Guitar
1986 Hard to Handle: Bob Dylan in Concert as Self
1997 Wired for Sound: A Guitar Odyssey
2019 Echo in the Canyon as Himself
2003 Concert for George as Self
2012 Mr. Blue Sky: The Story of Jeff Lynne & ELO as Himself
2014 Roy Orbison: Mystery Girl - Unraveled as Himself
1997 The Postman as Bridge City Mayor
2005 Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers: Live in Concert
2007 The True History Of The Traveling Wilburys as Self
2012 Mike Campbell: The Guitars as Himself
2001 America: A Tribute to Heroes as Himself
2003 Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers: Live at the Olympic (The Last DJ) as Singer, Guitar
1980 No Nukes as Himself
2015 $aving Dat Money as Tom Petty
1987 Made in Heaven as Stanky
2011 George Harrison: Living in the Material World as Self
2005 20 Years Ago Today - Live Aid as Himself
1978 FM as Self
2004 Live Aid as Self
1985 Live Aid as Self
1996 She's the One
2007 Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers: Runnin' Down a Dream

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