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Tom Petty

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Thomas Earl "Tom" Petty (born October 20, 1950) is an American singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist. He is the frontman of Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers and was a founding member of the late 1980s supergroup Traveling Wilburys and Mudcrutch. He has also performed under the pseudonyms of Charlie T. Wilbury, Jr. and Muddy Wilbury. He has 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 60 million albums. Description above from the Wikipedia article Tom Petty, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


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Born:
Oct 20, 1950 In Gainesville, Florida, U.S.
Movie/TV Credits:
16
First Appeared:
In the movie Hard to Handle: Bob Dylan in Concert 1986-07-04
Latest Project:
Movie Roy Orbison: Mystery Girl - Unraveled 2014-05-19
Known For
Poster of Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers: Live in Concert
Poster of Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers: High Grass Dogs - Live from the Fillmore
Poster of Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers: Playback
Poster of The Simpsons
Filmography

Roy Orbison: Mystery Girl - Unraveled (2014)

Documentary Music
Movie
as Himself

Sound City (2013)

Documentary Music
Movie
as Himself
7.4 76 votes

Mr. Blue Sky: The Story of Jeff Lynne & ELO (2012)

Music Documentary
Movie
as Himself
7.5 6 votes

The True History Of The Traveling Wilburys (2007)

Movie
as Himself

Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers: Runnin' Down a Dream (2007)

Documentary Music
Movie
as Himself
7.8 6 votes

Classic Albums (2006)

Documentary
Series
as Unknown

Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers: Live in Concert (2005)

Music
Movie
5.2 3 votes

Concert for George (2002)

Music
Movie
as Himself
8 10 votes

America: A Tribute to Heroes (2001)

Documentary
Movie
5.7 3 votes

Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers: High Grass Dogs - Live from the Fillmore (1999)

Music
Movie
as Himself

King of the Hill (1997)

Animation Drama Comedy
Series
as Unknown
7.1 92 votes

The Postman (1997)

Drama Adventure
Movie
as Bridge City Mayor
6.1 243 votes

Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers: Playback (1995)

Music
Movie

The Simpsons (1989)

Animation Comedy
Series
as Unknown
7.2 770 votes

Made in Heaven (1987)

Fantasy Drama Comedy Romance
Movie
as Stanky
6.5 11 votes

Hard to Handle: Bob Dylan in Concert (1986)

Music
Movie