Grandmaster Flash

Music Department, Soundtrack, Actor

Music Department, Soundtrack, Actor


He is one of hip hop's greatest pioneers.Grandmaster Flash helped revolutionized the art and skills of DJing and set standards in hip hop history. An icon during the culture's heyday, Flash introduced many techniques that would be used by many DJs worldwide. He was also known as the DJ of one of hip hop's greatest pioneering MC groups, The Furious...
Birth date
1958-01-01

Activities


RoleTitleYear
Music departmentThe Chris Rock Show
(TV Series) (musical director - 16 episodes) - Episode #2.12 (1997) ... (musical director) - Episode #2.11 (1997) ... (musical director) - Episode #2.10 (1997) ... (musical director) - Episode #2.9 (1997) ... (musical director) - Jesse Jackson/Rakim (1997) ... (musical director) Show all 16 episodes
1997
Music departmentWild Style
(soundtrack performer)
1982
RoleTitleYear
SoundtrackFast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw
(writer: "No One Defeats Us (The Adrenaline Remix By Grandmaster Flash)" - as Joseph Saddler)
2019
SoundtrackHot Summer Nights
(writer: "The Ice Man Commeth" - uncredited)
2017
SoundtrackGlastonbury 2015
(TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes) - Florence and the Machine (2015) ... (performer: "Uptown Funk") - Mark Ronson (2015) ... (performer: "Uptown Funk")
2015
SoundtrackAnchorman 2: The Legend Continues
(performer: "White Lines (Don't Do It)" - as Grandmaster)
2013
SoundtrackI Melt with You
(performer: "White Lines (Don't Do It)")
2011
SoundtrackWelcome to the 80's
(TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode) - Rap, Breakdance und Graffiti (2009) ... (performer: "The Message")
2009
SoundtrackLater... With Jools Holland
(TV Series) (performer - 1 episode) - Episode #34.2 (2009) ... (performer: "Mixes")
2009
SoundtrackWillkommen Österreich
(TV Series) (performer - 1 episode) - Die 41. Sendung: Hans Krankl & Uwe Westphal (2008) ... (performer: "The Message" - uncredited)
2008
SoundtrackVeronica Mars
(TV Series) (performer - 1 episode) - Pilot (2004) ... (performer: "White Lines (Don't Do It)" - uncredited)
2004
SoundtrackDaddy Day Care
(performer: "The Message")
2003
SoundtrackSkate and Destroy
(Video Game) (performer: "White Lines (Don't Do It)")
1999
SoundtrackNew York Undercover
(TV Series) (2 episodes) - Unis (1996) ... ("White Lines (Don't Don't Do It)", uncredited) - Manchild (1995) ... ("The Message")
1995-1996
SoundtrackNew Jack City
(producer: "Lyrics 2 the Rhythm") / (writer: "Lyrics 2 the Rhythm" - as J. Saddler)
1991
SoundtrackThe Freshman
(performer: "New York, New York")
1990
RoleTitleYear
ActorWestbam/ML Feat. Grandmaster Flash: No Facebook
(Video short) Grandmaster Flash (singing voice)
2018
ActorMade
The Spa DJ (uncredited)
2001
ActorGrandmaster Melle Mel & The Furious Five: Pump Me Up
(Video short)
1985
ActorWild Style
D.J.
1982
ActorGrandmaster Flash & The Furious Five: It's Nasty (Genius of Love)
(Video short)
1981
ActorGrandmaster Flash & The Furious Five: It's Nasty (Genius of Love) (Night Version)
(Video short)
1981
RoleTitleYear
ComposerTrabanten
(TV Movie)
1984
RoleTitleYear
ThanksScratch
(Documentary) (special thanks - as Grand Master Flash)
2001
RoleTitleYear
SelfGovernment Records
(TV Series) (pre-production) Self - Pilot ... Self
SelfEntertainment Tonight Canada
(TV Series) Self - January 29, 2018 (2018) ... Self
2018
SelfWe Are Washington
(TV Series) Self - Special Guest - WAW 109 (2016) ... Self - Special Guest
2016
SelfHip-Hop Evolution
(TV Series documentary) Self - The Underground to the Mainstream (2016) ... Self - The Foundation (2016) ... Self
2016
SelfGood Morning America
(TV Series) Self - Guest - Episode dated 10 August 2016 (2016) ... Self - Guest
2016
SelfThe Man from Mo'Wax
(Documentary) Self
2016
SelfNorthside Festival
(Video documentary short) Themself
2015
SelfGlastonbury 2015
(TV Series) Self - Best of Glastonbury 2015 (2015) ... Self - Florence and the Machine (2015) ... Self (uncredited) - Mark Ronson (2015) ... Self
2015
SelfSpicks and Specks
(TV Series) Self - Episode #8.17 (2014) ... Self
2014
SelfThe '80s: The Decade That Made Us
(TV Mini-Series documentary) Self - The Revolutionaries (2013) ... Self (as Joseph Saddler)
2013
SelfSample: Not for Sale
(Documentary) Self - Interviewee
2012
SelfHouse Party
(TV Movie) Self
2012
SelfThe Colbert Report
(TV Series) Self - StePhest Colbchella '012 - Santigold (2012) ... Self - StePhest Colbchella '012 - Grizzly Bear (2012) ... Self - Fun (2012) ... Self
2012
SelfGood News Week
(TV Series) Self - Episode #9.21 (2010) ... Self
2010
SelfDJ Hero
(Video Game) Self
2009
SelfLater... With Jools Holland
(TV Series) Self - Episode #34.2 (2009) ... Self
2009
SelfRock & A Hard Place
(TV Series) Self - Grandmaster Flash vs the Pussycat Dolls (2008) ... Self
2008
SelfImpact: Songs That Changed the World
(TV Mini-Series documentary) Self - Run DMC and Aerosmith: Walk This Way (2007) ... Self
2007
SelfRock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony
(TV Special) Self
2007
SelfThe (White) Rapper Show
(TV Series) Self - Episode #1.1 (2007) ... Self
2007
SelfBET Hip-Hop Awards
(TV Special) Self - DJ
2006
Self2nd Annual VH1 Hip-Hop Honors
(TV Special) Self - Honoree
2005
Self2005 MTV Video Music Awards
(TV Special) Self - DJ
2005
SelfHip-Hop Honors
(TV Special) Self
2004
SelfAnd You Don't Stop: 30 Years of Hip-Hop
(TV Mini-Series documentary) Self - Back in the Day (2004) ... Self
2004
SelfCBS News Sunday Morning
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 28 March 2004 (2004) ... Self
2004
Self5 Sides of a Coin
(Documentary) Self
2003
SelfShowtime at the Apollo
(TV Series) Self - DMX/Bazaar Royale/Ben E. King/Grandmaster Flash (2003) ... Self
2003
SelfVH1 Big in 2002 Awards
(TV Special) Self
2002
SelfVH1 Presents the 80's
(TV Mini-Series) Self - Hip Hop/R&B (2001) ... Self
2001
Self100 Greatest Dance Songs of Rock & Roll
(TV Mini-Series documentary) Self
2000
SelfVH-1 Where Are They Now?
(TV Series documentary) Self - The 80s II (2000) ... Self
2000
SelfThe Chris Rock Show
(TV Series) Self - Episode #4.11 (1999) ... Self - Episode #3.3 (1998) ... Self - Episode #3.2 (1998) ... Self - Episode #3.1 (1998) ... Self - Episode #2.12 (1997) ... Self Show all 21 episodes
1997-1999
SelfThe 1999 Source Hip-Hop Music Awards
(TV Special) Self
1999
SelfTotal Request Live
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 9 March 1999 (1999) ... Self
1999
SelfThe Big Breakfast
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 10 August 1997 (1997) ... Self
1997
SelfDancing in the Street
(TV Series documentary) - Planet Rock (1996)
1996
SelfWhere Are They Now?
(TV Series) - Grandmaster Flash (1996)
1996
SelfRap: Looking for the Perfect Beat
(TV Movie documentary) Self
1995
SelfRock & Roll
(TV Mini-Series documentary) Self - In the Groove (1995) ... Self - Renegades (1995) ... Self
1995
SelfThe History of Rock 'n' Roll
(TV Series documentary) Self - Up from the Underground (1995) ... Self
1995
SelfFreaks, Nerds & Weirdos
(TV Movie documentary) Self
1994
SelfIn the Mix
(TV Series) Self - Hip Hop: Then & Now (1994) ... Self
1994
SelfRapmania: The Roots of Rap
(TV Movie documentary) Self
1990
SelfBig Fun in the Big Town
(TV Short documentary) Self
1986
SelfVideo Beat
(TV Series) Self - Dance Beat (1985) ... Self
1985
SelfThe Tube
(TV Series) Self - Episode #1.6 (1982) ... Self
1982
RoleTitleYear
Archive footageDestination Planet Rock
(Video short)
2007
Archive footageNY77: The Coolest Year in Hell
(TV Movie documentary) Self (uncredited)
2007
Archive footageGet Up, Stand Up
(TV Series documentary) Self - Say It Loud (2003) ... Self
2003
Archive footageReggae: The Story of Jamaican Music
(TV Series documentary) Self - As Raw as Ever (2002) ... Self
2002
Archive footageScratch
(Documentary) Self (as Grand Master Flash)
2001