Kevin Godley

Director, Soundtrack, Actor

Director, Soundtrack, Actor


Kevin Godley was born on October 7, 1945 in Manchester, England. He is a director, known for Herbie Hancock: Rockit (1984), The Police: Every Breath You Take (1983) and The Cooler (1982).
Birth date
1945-10-07
Awards
4 wins & 8 nominations.

Known For


Herbie Hancock: Rockit
Herbie Hancock: Rockit
Director (1984)
The Cooler
The Cooler
Director (1982)
 

Activities


RoleTitleYear
DirectorSoho Is...
(Documentary)
2020
DirectorKeane: The Way I Feel
(Video short)
2019
DirectorBoyzone: Better
(Video short)
2008
DirectorThe McCartney Years
(Video documentary) (music video director)
2007
DirectorU2: 18 Videos
(Video) (music video director)
2006
DirectorKeane: Is It Any Wonder?
(Video short)
2006
DirectorLisa Stansfield: Treat Me Like a Woman
(Video short)
2005
DirectorJamie Cullum: Mind Trick
(Video short)
2005
DirectorCulture Club: Greatest Hits
(Video documentary) (video "Victims", as Godley)
2005
DirectorRonan Keating & Yusuf: Father and Son
(Video short)
2004
DirectorPeter Gabriel: Play
(Video) (video "Don't Give Up". "Biko", as Godley)
2004
DirectorBryan Adams: Flying
(Video short)
2004
DirectorGeorge Harrison: The Dark Horse Years 1976-1992
(Video documentary) (segment "When We Was Fab", as Godley)
2004
DirectorU2: The Best of 1990-2000
(Video documentary) (videos "Even better than the real Thing", "Hold Me, Thrill Me, Kiss Me, Kill Me", "Numb")
2002
DirectorRonan Keating & Lulu: We've Got Tonight
(Video short)
2002
DirectorPure 80's: The DVD
(Video) (video "Heat of the Moment", as Godley)
2002
DirectorRonan Keating: If Tomorrow Never Comes
(Video short)
2002
DirectorHIM: Pretending
(Video short)
2001
DirectorThe Charlatans: A Man Needs to Be Told
(Video short)
2001
DirectorU2: Stuck in a Moment You Can't Get Out Of, Version 2
(Video short)
2001
DirectorRod Stewart: Run Back Into Your Arms
(Video short)
2000
DirectorThe Best of Blur
(Video) (video "Girls and Boys")
2000
DirectorSting: After the Rain Has Fallen (Version 1)
(Video short)
2000
DirectorBoyzone: When the Going Gets Tough
(Video short)
1999
DirectorBoyzone: You Needed Me
(Video short)
1999
DirectorPhil Collins: You'll Be in My Heart
(Video short)
1999
DirectorRonan Keating: When You Say Nothing at All
(Video short)
1999
DirectorThe Charlatans: Forever
(Video short)
1999
DirectorU2: The Best of 1980-1990
(Video documentary) (video "The Sweetest Thing")
1999
DirectorHere, There and Everywhere: a Concert for Linda
(TV Special documentary)
1999
DirectorDuran Duran: Greatest - The Videos
(Video) (videos "Girls On Film", "A View to a Kill", as Godley)
1999
DirectorU2: Sweetest Thing
(Video short)
1998
DirectorEric Clapton: My Father's Eyes
(Video short)
1998
DirectorTonic: Soldier's Daughter
(Video short)
1997
DirectorBryan Adams: Star
(Video short)
1996
DirectorPhil Collins: Dance into the Light
(Video short)
1996
DirectorAdam Clayton & Larry Mullen: Theme from Mission: Impossible
(Video short)
1996
DirectorGeffen Vintage 80s Vol. 1
(Video) (music video "Wang Chung - Everybody Have Fun Tonight")
1995
DirectorU2: Hold Me, Thrill Me, Kiss Me, Kill Me
(Video short)
1995
DirectorThe Beatles: Real Love
(Video short) (uncredited)
1995
DirectorThe Beatles Anthology
(TV Mini-Series documentary) (3 episodes) - February '64 to July '64 (1995) - March '63 to February '64 (1995) - July '40 to March '63 (1995) ... (uncredited)
1995
DirectorThe Best of Sting: Fields of Gold 1984-1994
(Video) (videos "If You Love Somebody Set Them Free", "Fields Of Gold")
1994
DirectorEast 17: Steam
(Video short)
1994
DirectorKate Bush & Larry Adler: The Man I Love
(Video short)
1994
DirectorBlur: Girls & Boys
(Video short)
1994
DirectorPaul Is Live: In Concert on the New World Tour
(Video)
1993
DirectorU2: Numb
(Video documentary short) (video "Numb")
1993
DirectorU2: Love Is Blindness
(Video documentary short)
1993
DirectorSting: Fields of Gold
(Video short)
1993
DirectorPaul McCartney: C'mon People
(Video short)
1993
DirectorBryan Adams: Waking Up the Neighbours
(Video short) (videos "Can't Stop This Thing We Started", "All I Want Is You", "Thought I'd Died And Gone To Heaven")
1992
DirectorU2: Even Better Than the Real Thing, Version 2
(Video short)
1992
DirectorBryan Adams: All I Want Is You
(Video short)
1992
DirectorBryan Adams: Thought I'd Died and Gone to Heaven
(Video short)
1992
DirectorBryan Adams: Can't Stop This Thing We Started
(Video short)
1991
DirectorDuran Duran: Decade
(Video) (as Godley, videos)
1991
DirectorErasure: Blue Savannah
(Video short)
1990
DirectorBand Aid II: Do They Know It's Christmas?
(Video short)
1989
DirectorWet Wet Wet: Sweet Surrender
(Video short)
1989
DirectorFine Young Cannibals: Don't Look Back
(Video short)
1989
DirectorGeorge Harrison: When We Was Fab
(Video short) (as Godley & Creme)
1988
DirectorNYNEX Yellow Pages: Furniture Stripping
(Video short)
1987
DirectorThe Police: Every Breath You Take - The Videos
(Video) (videos "Every Breath You Take", "Wrapped Around Your Finger", "Synchronicity II", "Don't Stand So Close to Me '86", as Godley)
1987
DirectorWax: Bridge to Your Heart
(Video short)
1987
DirectorGo West: I Want to Hear It from You
(Video short)
1987
DirectorHuey Lewis and the News: Hip to Be Square
(Video short)
1986
DirectorPeter Gabriel Feat. Kate Bush: Don't Give Up, Version 1
(Video short)
1986
DirectorUltravox: All Fall Down
(Video short)
1986
DirectorThe Police: Don't Stand So Close to Me '86
(Video short)
1986
DirectorWang Chung: Everybody Have Fun Tonight
(Video short)
1986
DirectorPatti LaBelle: Oh, People
(Video short)
1986
DirectorLou Reed: No Money Down
(Video short)
1986
DirectorEric Clapton: Forever Man
(Video short)
1985
DirectorSting: If You Love Somebody Set Them Free
(Video short)
1985
DirectorArtists United Against Apartheid: Sun City
(Video short)
1985
DirectorThompson Twins: Don't Mess with Doctor Dream
(Video short)
1985
DirectorRebellious Jukebox
(TV Mini-Series) (1 episode) - Episode #1.1 (1985)
1985
DirectorDuran Duran: A View to a Kill
(Video short)
1985
DirectorGodley & Creme: Cry
(Video short)
1985
DirectorGo West: We Close Our Eyes
(Video short)
1985
DirectorHerbie Hancock: Rockit
(Video short) (as Godley & Creme)
1984
DirectorPaul Young: Everything Must Change
(Video short)
1984
DirectorThe Police: Synchronicity Concert
(Video documentary) (as Godley and Creme)
1984
DirectorYes: Leave It
(Video short) (as Godley and Creme)
1984
DirectorFrankie Goes to Hollywood: The Power of Love
(Video short)
1984
DirectorFrankie Goes to Hollywood: Two Tribes
(Video short)
1984
DirectorFrankie Goes to Hollywood: Relax (Laser Version)
(Video short)
1984
Director10cc: Feel the Love
(Video short)
1983
DirectorAny Trouble: Touch and Go
(Video short)
1983
DirectorCulture Club: Victims
(Video short)
1983
DirectorThe Police: Synchronicity II
(Video short)
1983
DirectorElton John: Kiss the Bride
(Video short)
1983
DirectorThe Police: Wrapped Around Your Finger
(Video short)
1983
DirectorThe Police: Every Breath You Take
(Video short)
1983
DirectorThe Cooler
(Short)
1982
DirectorAsia: Heat of the Moment
(Video short)
1982
DirectorDuran Duran: Girls on Film
(Video short)
1981
DirectorStatus Quo: Something 'Bout You Baby I Like
(Video short)
1981
DirectorVisage: Fade to Grey
(Video short)
1980
RoleTitleYear
SoundtrackThe Marvelous Mrs. Maisel
(TV Series) (writer - 1 episode) - Simone (2018) ... (writer: "Une Nuit A Paris")
2018
SoundtrackThe Joy of the Single
(TV Movie documentary) (writer: "Rubber Bullets" - uncredited)
2012
SoundtrackThey Came from Manchester: Five Decades of Mancunian Pop
(TV Movie) (writer: "Rubber Bullets")
2008
SoundtrackGrand Theft Auto IV
(Video Game) ("Cry", uncredited)
2008
SoundtrackCanadian Idol
(TV Series) (writer - 1 episode) - Top 22 Performance: Guys (2007) ... (writer: "Cry")
2007
SoundtrackSuperjail!
(TV Series) (writer - 1 episode) - Bunny Love (2007) ... (writer: "Rubber Bullets")
2007
SoundtrackA Soldier's Daughter Never Cries
(writer: "Rubber Bullets")
1998
SoundtrackTohuwabohu
(TV Series) (writer - 1 episode) - Zweiundzwanzig (1995) ... (writer: "Donna" - uncredited)
1995
SoundtrackBeavis and Butt-Head
(TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 1994) (writer - 1 episode, 1994) - Take a Number (1994) ... (performer: "Cry") / (writer: "Cry")
SoundtrackMiami Vice
(TV Series) (writer - 1 episode) - Definitely Miami (1986) ... (writer: "Cry" - uncredited)
1986
SoundtrackMoche Muzik
(Video short) (writer: "Cry" (Uncredited))
1985
SoundtrackTop of the Pops
(TV Series) (writer - 9 episodes, 1973 - 1985) (performer - 7 episodes, 1977 - 1981) - Episode #22.19 (1985) ... (writer: "Cry") - Christmas 81 (1981) ... (performer: "Under Your Thumb") / (writer: "Under Your Thumb") - Episode #18.51 (1981) ... (performer: "Wedding Bells") / (writer: "Wedding Bells") - Episode #18.49 (1981) ... (performer: "Wedding Bells") / (writer: "Wedding Bells") - Episode #18.42 (1981) ... (performer: "Under Your Thumb") / (writer: "Under Your Thumb") Show all 9 episodes
SoundtrackSunburn
(writer: "I'm Mandy, Fly Me")
1979
SoundtrackTemptations
(writer: "The Film of my Love" - uncredited)
1976
RoleTitleYear
ActorBand Aid II: Do They Know It's Christmas?
(Video short) Kevin Godley
1989
ActorGodley & Creme: Cry
(Video short) Kevin Godley
1985
Actor10cc: Don't Hang Up
(Video short) Kevin Godley
1976
Actor10cc: I'm Mandy Fly Me
(Video short) Kevin Godley
1976
Actor10cc: Art for Art's Sake
(Video short) Kevin Godley
1975
Actor10cc: Donna
(Video short) Kevin Godley
1973
RoleTitleYear
WriterSoho Is...
(Documentary)
2020
WriterU2: Hold Me, Thrill Me, Kiss Me, Kill Me
(Video short)
1995
WriterThe Police: Every Breath You Take
(Video short)
1983
RoleTitleYear
Composer165 Days
(pre-production)
2021
Composer10cc: I'm Mandy Fly Me
(Video short)
1976
Composer10cc: Donna
(Video short)
1973
RoleTitleYear
EditorU2: The Best of 1990-2000
(Video documentary) (video "Hold Me, Thrill Me, Kiss Me, Kill Me")
2002
EditorHoward Jones: Life in One Day
(Video short)
1985
RoleTitleYear
ProducerI'm Only Looking: The Best of INXS
(Video documentary) (producer - segment "This Time", as Godley & Creme)
2004
ProducerINXS: This Time
(Video short) (producer)
1985
RoleTitleYear
Additional CrewPaul Is Live: In Concert on the New World Tour
(Video) (video remixer)
1993
RoleTitleYear
SelfSmashing Hits! The 80s Pop Map of Britain & Ireland
(TV Mini-Series documentary) Self - Interviewee - Episode #1.1 (2018) ... Self - Interviewee
2018
SelfI'm Not in Love: The Story of 10cc
(TV Movie documentary) Self - former member of 10cc
2015
SelfVideo Killed the Radio Star
(TV Series documentary) Self - The Directors View: Kevin Godley (2010) ... Self
2010
Self50 Greatest Pop Videos
(TV Movie documentary) Self
2010
SelfThe 100 Greatest Pop Videos
(TV Special) Self
2005
SelfX-Rated: The Pop Videos They Tried to Ban
(TV Movie documentary) Self
2004
SelfTop Ten
(TV Series documentary) Self - 1981 (2001) ... Self
2001
SelfWild Boys: The Story of Duran Duran
(TV Movie documentary) Self
2000
SelfThis Is Your Life
(TV Series documentary) Self - Toyah Willcox (1996) ... Self
1996
SelfMovin' On
(TV Movie documentary) Self
1993
SelfBrit Awards 1989
(TV Special) Self (as Godley and Creme)
1989
SelfFrench and Saunders
(TV Series) Self - Christmas Special (1988) ... Self
1988
SelfThe Kenny Everett Television Show
(TV Series) Self - Episode #3.3 (1985) ... Self (as Godley and Creme)
1985
SelfThe Making of 'Leave It' by Yes
(TV Short documentary) Self
1984
SelfBattle of the Bands
(TV Special) Self - Judge #3
1983
SelfBattle of the Pop Bands
(TV Special) Self - Judge
1983
SelfPop Quiz
(TV Series) Self - Episode #2.5 (1982) ... Self
1982
SelfFriday Night, Saturday Morning
(TV Series) Self - Episode #6.1 (1982) ... Self
1982
SelfTop of the Pops
(TV Series) Self - Godley and Creme / Self - Christmas 81 (1981) ... Self (as Godley and Creme) - Episode #18.51 (1981) ... Self - Godley and Creme (as Godley and Creme) - Episode #18.40 (1981) ... Self - Godley and Creme (as Godley and Creme) - Episode #18.38 (1981) ... Self - Godley and Creme (as Godley and Creme)
1981
SelfIn Concert
(TV Series) Self - 10cc (1974) ... Self
1974
RoleTitleYear
Archive footageThe Corrs: All the Way Home
(Video documentary) Self
2005
Archive footageTop of the Pops
(TV Series) Self - Godley and Creme / Self - Episode #18.49 (1981) ... Self - Godley and Creme (as Godley and Creme) - Episode #18.42 (1981) ... Self - Godley and Creme (as Godley and Creme) - Episode #14.51 (1977) ... Self (as Godley and Creme)
1977-1981