Mark Knopfler

Soundtrack, Composer, Actor

Soundtrack, Composer, Actor


Mark Knopfler recorded his first single at age 16, but it was never released, He started the band Dire Straits in 1977, they were signed to Vertigo Records in 1978 and recorded the album "Dire Straits", which featured their first major hit single, "Sultans of Swing". Their follow-up albums include "Communique" (1979), "Making Movies" (1980) (...
Birth date
1949-08-12
Awards
Nominated for 1 BAFTA Film Award. Another 6 wins & 11 nominations.
Height
6' (1.83 m)

Known For


Wag the Dog
Wag the Dog
Composer (1997)
The Princess Bride
The Princess Bride
Composer (1987)
Local Hero
Local Hero
Composer (1983)
 

Activities


RoleTitleYear
SoundtrackSupernatural
(TV Series) (writer - 1 episode) - Carry On (2020) ... (writer: "Brothers in Arms")
2020
SoundtrackLong Way Up
(TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode) - Colombia, Panama & Costa Rica (2020) ... (writer: "So Far Away" - uncredited)
2020
SoundtrackBosch
(TV Series) (performer - 1 episode) - Some Measure of Justice (2020) ... (performer: "What a Wonderful World")
2020
SoundtrackPromised Land: A Musical Roadmovie from Elvis in Memphis
(TV Movie documentary) (writer: "Calling Elvis")
2020
SoundtrackMystery Science Theater 3000: The Return
(TV Series) (writer - 1 episode) - Atlantic Rim (2018) ... (writer: "Money for Nothing" - uncredited)
2018
SoundtrackSEAL Team
(TV Series) (writer - 1 episode) - Say Again Your Last (2018) ... (writer: "Brothers in Arms")
2018
SoundtrackBohemian Rhapsody
(writer: "Sultans of Swing")
2018
SoundtrackDestroyer
(writer: "The Man's Too Strong")
2018
SoundtrackPose
(TV Series) (writer - 1 episode) - Pink Slip (2018) ... (writer: "Private Dancer")
2018
SoundtrackGoliath
(TV Series) (writer - 1 episode) - Who's Gabriel (2018) ... (writer: "Romeo & Juliet" - uncredited)
2018
SoundtrackSet It Up
(writer: "Romeo and Juliet")
2018
SoundtrackThe Americans
(TV Series) (writer - 1 episode) - START (2018) ... (writer: "Brothers in Arms")
2018
SoundtrackGolic and Wingo
(TV Series) (writer - 1 episode) - Episode #1.13 (2017) ... (writer: "Sultans of Swing")
2017
SoundtrackWeekends
(Short) (writer: "Money for Nothing")
2017
SoundtrackHalt and Catch Fire
(TV Series) (writer - 1 episode) - Goodwill (2017) ... (writer: "So Far Away" - uncredited)
2017
SoundtrackYoung Sheldon
(TV Series) (writer - 1 episode) - Pilot (2017) ... (writer: "Walk of Life " - uncredited)
2017
SoundtrackI, Tonya
(writer: "Romeo and Juliet")
2017
SoundtrackDespicable Me 3
(writer: "Money For Nothing")
2017
SoundtrackQuick Reviews with Maverick
(TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes) - Master of Disguise (2017) ... (writer: "Money for Nothing") - Penn & Teller's Smoke and Mirrors (2017) ... (writer: "Walk of Life") - The Phantom Menace (2016) ... (writer: "Money for Nothing")
2016-2017
SoundtrackDafabet Masters
(TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes) - 2017: Day 8, Part 2 (2017) ... (writer: "Money for Nothing" - uncredited) - 2016: Day 8, Part 2 (2016) ... (writer: "Money for Nothing" - uncredited)
2016-2017
SoundtrackAtmos the Addict
(TV Series) (writer - 1 episode) - Addergeist (2016) ... (writer: "Money For Nothing")
2016
SoundtrackTu cara me suena
(TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes) - Episode #5.6 (2016) ... (writer: "Walk of Life") - Episode #1.2 (2011) ... (writer: "Private Dancer")
2011-2016
SoundtrackThis Is Us
(TV Series) (writer - 1 episode) - The Big Three (2016) ... (writer: "Romeo and Juliet" - uncredited)
2016
SoundtrackFinal Score
(TV Series) (writer - 1 episode) - Episode #16.4 (2016) ... (writer: "Walk of Life" - uncredited)
2016
SoundtrackThe Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon
(TV Series) (writer - 1 episode) - Robert De Niro/Jordan Spieth/Martin Garrix and Bebe Rexha (2016) ... (writer: "Sultans of Swing" - uncredited)
2016
SoundtrackWorld Championship Snooker
(TV Series) (writer - 1 episode) - 2016: Day 14, Part 3 (2016) ... (writer: "Money for Nothing" - uncredited)
2016
SoundtrackFinding Altamira
(writer: "Altamira", "Maria", "Dream of Bison", "By the Grave", "Onward", "Marcelino's Despair", "Farewell to Altamira")
2016
SoundtrackEverybody Wants Some!!
(writer: "Hand in Hand")
2016
SoundtrackBetVictor Welsh Open
(TV Series) (writer - 1 episode) - 2016: Day Six - Part 2 (2016) ... (writer: "Money for Nothing" - uncredited)
2016
SoundtrackDaddy's Home
(performer: "The Princess Bride Score") / (writer: "The Princess Bride Score")
2015
SoundtrackA Study in Fear
(TV Series) (writer: "Money For Nothing")
2015
SoundtrackShow Me a Hero
(TV Mini-Series) (writer - 1 episode) - Episode #1.1 (2015) ... (writer: "Walk of Life" - uncredited)
2015
SoundtrackDancing with the Stars
(TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes) - 2015 Premiere (2015) ... (writer: "Twisting by the Pool" - uncredited) - Episode #10.7 (2010) ... (writer: "Private Dancer") - Episode #10.4 (2010) ... (writer: "Romeo and Juliet" - uncredited)
2010-2015
SoundtrackDolezal Backstage
(TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode) - Episode #1.3 (2015) ... (writer: "Money for Nothing")
2015
SoundtrackOchéntame... otra vez
(TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode) - La juventud canta y baila (2015) ... (writer: "Sultans of Swing")
2015
SoundtrackEmpire
(TV Series) (writer - 1 episode) - Our Dancing Days (2015) ... (writer: "Money For Nothing" - uncredited)
2015
SoundtrackThe Goldbergs
(TV Series) (writer - 1 episode) - Cowboy Country (2015) ... (writer: "Romeo and Juliet" - uncredited)
2015
SoundtrackKingsman: The Secret Service
(writer: "Money For Nothing")
2014
SoundtrackBetway UK Championship
(TV Mini-Series) (writer - 1 episode) - Second Round: Part 1 (2014) ... (writer: "Money For Nothing" - uncredited)
2014
SoundtrackThe Last Ship
(TV Series) (writer - 1 episode) - El Toro (2014) ... (writer: "Ride Across a River" - uncredited)
2014
SoundtrackThe Voice
(TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes) - The Blind Auditions, Part 3 (2014) ... (writer: "Romeo and Juliet") - Live Show 4 (2012) ... (writer: "Romeo and Juliet")
2012-2014
SoundtrackMy Mad Fat Diary
(TV Series) (writer - 1 episode) - Alarm (2014) ... (writer: "Money for Nothing" - uncredited)
2014
SoundtrackTu cara me suena - Argentina
(TV Series) (writer - 1 episode) - Episode #1.3 (2013) ... (writer: "Private Dancer")
2013
SoundtrackRude Tube
(TV Series) (writer - 1 episode) - World of Fail (2013) ... (writer: "Money for Nothing" - uncredited)
2013
SoundtrackWhat If
(performer: "Once Upon a Time/Storybook Love") / (writer: "Once Upon a Time/Storybook Love")
2013/I
SoundtrackPortlandia
(TV Series) (writer - 1 episode) - Take Back MTV (2013) ... (writer: "Money for Nothing" - uncredited)
2013
SoundtrackSome Jerk with a Camera
(TV Series) (performer - 1 episode) - Thirty Years of EPCOT Part Three: The 1990s and 2000s (2012) ... (performer: "Imagine")
2012
SoundtrackParenthood
(TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes) - There's Something I Need to Tell You... (2012) ... (writer: "Water of Love" - uncredited) - The Situation (2010) ... (writer: "Water of Love")
2010-2012
SoundtrackShell
(writer: "Walk of Life")
2012/I
SoundtrackArgo
(writer: "Sultans of Swing")
2012
SoundtrackOne Hit Wonderland
(TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode) - Take on Me (2012) ... (writer: "Money for Nothing")
2012
SoundtrackLuck
(TV Series) (writer - 1 episode) - Two Prized Colts Go Head-to-Head (2012) ... (writer: "Money for Nothing" - uncredited)
2012
SoundtrackNo me la puc treure del cap
(TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes) - Bon rotllo (2012) ... (writer: "Walk of Life") - L'Empordà (2010) ... (writer: "Money for Nothing")
2010-2012
SoundtrackGent de paraula
(TV Series) (writer - 1 episode) - Episode #2.14 (2012) ... (writer: "Private Dancer")
2012
SoundtrackGeneració D
(TV Movie documentary) (writer: "Money for Nothing")
2011
SoundtrackTotal Wipeout
(TV Series) (writer - 1 episode) - Episode #4.1 (2011) ... (writer: "Money for Nothing" - uncredited)
2011
SoundtrackLate Show with David Letterman
(TV Series) (writer - 1 episode) - Episode #18.32 (2010) ... (writer: "Skateaway")
2010
SoundtrackGuitar Hero: Warriors of Rock
(Video Game) (writer: "Money for Nothing")
2010
Soundtrack20 to 1
(TV Series documentary) (writer - 4 episodes) - 80's Good, Bad & Ugly (2010) ... (writer: "Money For Nothing") - Greatest Sports Movies of All Time (2010) ... (writer: "Money for Nothing" - uncredited) - Sporty, Rich & Sexy (2010) ... (writer: "Money for Nothing" - uncredited) - Amazing Moments in Music (2007) ... (writer: "Money For Nothing")
2007-2010
SoundtrackDer letzte Bulle
(TV Series) (writer - 1 episode) - Ich hab sie alle gehabt (2010) ... (writer: "Money for Nothing")
2010
SoundtrackNumb3rs
(TV Series) (music - 1 episode) - Scratch (2010) ... (music: "Money for Nothing" - uncredited)
2010
SoundtrackMiranda
(TV Series) (writer - 1 episode) - Teacher (2009) ... (writer: "Money for Nothing")
2009
SoundtrackElectric Dreams
(TV Mini-Series) (writer - 1 episode) - The 1980s (2009) ... (writer: "Money for Nothing")
2009
SoundtrackGuitar Hero 5
(Video Game) (writer: "Sultans of Swing")
2009
SoundtrackWelcome to the 80's
(TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode) - Charts, Clips und Kommerz (2009) ... (writer: "Money For Nothing" - uncredited)
2009
SoundtrackDevils + Dust
(Short) (writer: "Money For Nothing", "Six Blade Knife")
2009
SoundtrackBanda sonora
(TV Series) (writer - 4 episodes) - Episode #5.20 (2009) ... (writer: "Sultans of Swing") - Episode #5.9 (2009) ... (writer: "Walk of Life") - Episode #5.4 (2009) ... (writer: "Private Dancer") - Episode #2.3 (2008) ... (writer: "Sultans of Swing")
2008-2009
SoundtrackBrothers & Sisters
(TV Series) (writer - 1 episode) - S3X (2009) ... (writer: "Romeo & Juliet")
2009
SoundtrackMadagascar: Escape 2 Africa
(writer: "Private Dancer")
2008
SoundtrackWhat Just Happened
(writer: "Brothers in Arms")
2008
SoundtrackBrooklyn Rules
(writer: "Walk Of Life")
2007
SoundtrackEverybody Hates Chris
(TV Series) (writer - 1 episode) - Everybody Hates Gambling (2007) ... (writer: "Money for Nothing")
2007
SoundtrackHot Fuzz
(writer: "Romeo and Juliet")
2007
SoundtrackThe Simpsons
(TV Series) (writer - 1 episode) - Ice Cream of Margie (with the Light Blue Hair) (2006) ... (writer: "Money for Nothing" - uncredited)
2006
SoundtrackTest Drive Unlimited
(Video Game) (writer: "Follow Me Home")
2006
SoundtrackThe Benchwarmers
(writer: "Walk of Life")
2006
SoundtrackTwo Tickets to Paradise
(writer: "Walk of Life", "Your Latest Trick")
2006
SoundtrackMy Name Is Earl
(TV Series) (writer - 1 episode) - Y2K (2006) ... (writer: "Money For Nothing")
2006
SoundtrackOn Any Saturday
(TV Series) (writer - 1 episode) - Toldot (2006) ... (writer: "News", "Follow Me Home", "Single Handed Sailor", "Where Do You Think You're Going?")
2006
SoundtrackThe Eight
(TV Series) (writer - 1 episode) - Patmos (2006) ... (writer: "Private Investigations" - uncredited)
2006
SoundtrackThe Life
(Short) (performer: "Two Brothers and a Stranger") / (writer: "Two Brothers and a Stranger")
2006
SoundtrackRumor Has It...
(writer: "Are We In Trouble Now")
2005
SoundtrackA Tribute to the King
(Video documentary) (performer: "Blue Moon Of Kentucky", "Baby Let's Play House")
2005
SoundtrackThe Jeff Healey Band: Live at Montreux 1999
(Video documentary) (writer: "I Think I Love You too Much")
2005
SoundtrackBrothers in Arms
(TV Movie documentary) (writer: "Brothers in Arms", "Money for Nothing", "Lions", "Sultans of Swing", "Walk of Life" - uncredited)
2005
SoundtrackVenla 2004
(TV Special) (writer: "Walk of Life")
2005
SoundtrackTooth
(writer: "Money for Nothing")
2004
Soundtrack'Weird Al' Yankovic: The Ultimate Video Collection
(Video) (writer: "Money for Nothing / Beverly Hillbillies*")
2003
SoundtrackAt Home with the Braithwaites
(TV Series) (writer - 1 episode) - Episode #4.6 (2003) ... (writer: "It Never Rains" - uncredited)
2003
SoundtrackAmerican Masters
(TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode) - Good Rockin' Tonight: The Legacy of Sun Records (2001) ... (performer: "Rock 'N' Roll Ruby")
2001
SoundtrackSpy Game
(writer: "Brothers in Arms")
2001
SoundtrackBandits
(performer: "Rudiger" (1996)) / (writer: "Rudiger" (1996))
2001
SoundtrackRoswell
(TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2001) (writer - 1 episode, 2001) - Busted (2001) ... (performer: "The Last Laugh" - uncredited) / (writer: "The Last Laugh" - uncredited)
SoundtrackAmerica's Sweethearts
(performer: "Gravy Train") / (writer: "Gravy Train")
2001
SoundtrackSaturday Night Live: The Best of Molly Shannon
(Video) (writer: "Private Dancer" - uncredited)
2001
SoundtrackHooves of Fire
(TV Movie) (lyrics: "Get Busy", "The Other Side of the Moon") / (music: "Get Busy", "The Other Side of the Moon") / (performer: "Get Busy")
1999
SoundtrackKomodo
("Sultans of Swing")
1999
SoundtrackVirtual Sexuality
(writer: "Private Dancer")
1999
Soundtrack200 Cigarettes
("Romeo & Juliet")
1999
SoundtrackTohuwabohu
(TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes) - 9&vierzig (1998) ... (writer: "Walk Of Life" - uncredited) - Unplugged (42) (1997) ... (writer: "Walk of Life" - uncredited) - Variation 18 (1994) ... (writer: "Walk Of Life" - uncredited)
1994-1998
SoundtrackI Still Know What You Did Last Summer
(writer: "Relax")
1998
SoundtrackAround the Fire
(writer: "Water of Love")
1998
SoundtrackCan't Hardly Wait
(writer: "Romeo & Juliet")
1998
SoundtrackDaria
(TV Series) (writer - 1 episode) - I Don't (1998) ... (writer: "Private Dancer" - uncredited)
1998
SoundtrackThe Rhythm of Life
(TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode) - Melody (1997) ... (performer: "Amazing Grace" - uncredited)
1997
SoundtrackWag the Dog
(performer: "Wag The Dog?") / (writer: "Wag The Dog?")
1997
SoundtrackThe Weird Al Show
(TV Series) (writer - 1 episode) - Al Gets Robbed (1997) ... (writer: "Money for Nothing/Beverly Hillbillies" - uncredited)
1997
SoundtrackDue South
(TV Series) (writer - 1 episode) - I Coulda Been a Defendant (1997) ... (writer: "Brothers in Arms")
1997
SoundtrackMetroland
(writer: "Sultans Of Swing")
1997
SoundtrackSuper Speedway
(Documentary) (writer: "Once Upon a Time in the West")
1997
SoundtrackSaturday Night Live
(TV Series) (1 episode, 1988) (writer - 2 episodes, 1987 - 1997) - Alec Baldwin/Tina Turner (1997) ... (writer: "Private Dancer" - uncredited) - John Larroquette/Randy Newman & Mark Knopfler (1988) ... ("It's Money That Matters", "Dixie Flyer", uncredited) - Paul Simon/Linda Ronstadt (1987) ... (writer: "Money for Nothing" - uncredited)
SoundtrackMichael
(performer: "Sweet Dreams" (1955))
1996
SoundtrackAkkaa päälle
(TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 1996) (writer - 1 episode, 1996) - Kaksoisolento (1996) ... (performer: "Irish Love", "In A Secret Place") / (writer: "Irish Love", "In A Secret Place")
SoundtrackAlle haben geschwiegen
(TV Movie) (writer: "Private Dancer")
1996
SoundtrackTwister
(performer: "Darling Pretty") / (writer: "Darling Pretty")
1996/I
SoundtrackEd
(writer: "Walk of Life")
1996
SoundtrackEmpire Records
(writer: "Romeo & Juliet")
1995
SoundtrackDesperado
(writer: "Six Blade Knife")
1995
SoundtrackHiljaiset laulut
(TV Movie) (writer: "Wild West End")
1994
SoundtrackA Viagem
(TV Series) (writer: "Why Worry")
1994
SoundtrackRingside
(Documentary) (writer: "Money For Nothing")
1992
SoundtrackCivvies
(TV Series) (writer: "Brothers In Arms")
1992
SoundtrackMissing Danes
(TV Series documentary) (performer: "Irish Boy") / (writer: "Irish Boy")
1991
SoundtrackMcBain
(writer: "Brothers in Arms")
1991
SoundtrackVoices That Care
(TV Movie documentary) (performer: "Voices That Care")
1991
SoundtrackOff the Map
(TV Mini-Series) (writer - 1 episode) - Freeze (1991) ... (writer: "Money for Nothing")
1991
SoundtrackCool It
(TV Series) (writer - 1 episode) - Cool It Special (1990) ... (writer: "Money For Nothing" - uncredited)
1990
SoundtrackThe Cream of Eric Clapton
(Video documentary) (performer: "Wonderful Tonight")
1990
SoundtrackLaser Mission
(writer: "Mercenary Man" - uncredited)
1989
SoundtrackLast Exit to Brooklyn
(performer: "Tennessee Waltz", "O! My Papa")
1989
SoundtrackUHF
("The Ballad of Jed Clampett") / (writer: "Money for Nothing / Beverly Hillbillies")
1989
SoundtrackBeppie
(TV Series) (writer - 1 episode) - Jaloezie (1989) ... (writer: "Private Dancer")
1989
SoundtrackThe Prince's Trust Rock Gala
(Documentary) (performer: "Money For Nothing", "I Don't Wanna Go On With You Like That", "Layla", "With a Little Help from my Friends") / (writer: "Money For Nothing")
1988
SoundtrackThe New Statesman
(TV Series) (writer - 1 episode) - Happiness Is a Warm Gun (1987) ... (writer: "Money For Nothing" - uncredited)
1987
SoundtrackMiami Vice
(TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes) - Knock, Knock... Who's There? (1987) ... (writer: "Ride Across The River" - uncredited) - Out Where the Buses Don't Run (1985) ... (writer: "Brothers In Arms" - uncredited)
1985-1987
SoundtrackGrowing Pains
(TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes) - Thank You, Willie Nelson (1987) ... (writer: "Money for Nothing" - uncredited) - Be a Man (1986) ... (writer: "Money for Nothing" - uncredited)
1986-1987
SoundtrackEastEnders
(TV Series) (writer - 6 episodes) - Episode #1.178 (1986) ... (writer: "Romeo and Juliet" - uncredited) - Episode #1.84 (1985) ... (writer: "Sultans Of Swing" - uncredited) - Episode #1.72 (1985) ... (writer: "Sultans Of Swing" - uncredited) - Episode #1.70 (1985) ... (writer: "Romeo and Juliet" - uncredited) - Episode #1.58 (1985) ... (writer: "Money for Nothing" - uncredited) Show all 6 episodes
1985-1986
SoundtrackThe Color of Money
(performer: "Two Brothers And A Stranger") / (writer: "Two Brothers And A Stranger")
1986
SoundtrackMaricela
(TV Movie) (writer: "Walk of Life")
1986
SoundtrackSpaceCamp
("Walk of Life", "So Far Away")
1986
SoundtrackFame
(TV Series) (writer - 1 episode) - W.S.O.A. (1986) ... (writer: "I Want My MTV")
1986
SoundtrackScreen Two
(TV Series) (writer - 1 episode) - Hard Travelling (1986) ... (writer: "Brothers In Arms" - uncredited)
1986
SoundtrackLucas
(writer: "Walk of Life")
1986
SoundtrackSaturday Night's Main Event
(TV Series) (1 episode) - Episode #1.4 (1986) ... ("Walk of Life")
1986
SoundtrackDire Straits: Money for Nothing
(Video short) (writer: "Money for Nothing")
1985
SoundtrackBergerac
(TV Series) (writer - 1 episode) - Sins of the Fathers (1985) ... (writer: "Money for Nothing" - uncredited)
1985
SoundtrackLive Aid
(TV Special documentary) (writer: "Money for Nothing", "Sultans of Swing")
1985
SoundtrackStreet Hawk
(TV Series) (writer - 1 episode) - Female of the Species (1985) ... (writer: "Private Dancer")
1985
SoundtrackComfort and Joy
(writer: "Love over Gold", "Telegraph Road", "Private Investigations")
1984
SoundtrackBob Dylan: Jokerman
(Video short) (performer: "Jokerman")
1984
SoundtrackMotel
(TV Series) (writer: "Telegraph Road")
1984
SoundtrackAuf Wiedersehen, Pet
(TV Series) (performer: "Why Aye Man") / (writer: "Why Aye Man")
1983
SoundtrackBob Dylan: Sweetheart Like You
(Video short) (performer: "Sweetheart Like You")
1983
SoundtrackIltatähti
(TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes) - Episode dated 22 February 1983 (1983) ... (writer: "Twisting by the Pool") - Episode dated 2 November 1982 (1982) ... (writer: "Private Investigations")
1982-1983
SoundtrackLocal Hero
("Local Hero") / (arranger: "The Mist Covered Mountains") / (performer: "The Rocks and the Water", "Wild Theme", "Freeway Flyer", "The Way it Always Starts", "Whistle Theme", "Smooching", "Going Home: Theme of the Local Hero") / (writer: "The Rocks and the Water", "Wild Theme", "Freeway Flyer", "Boomtown (Variation Louis' Favourite)", "The Way it Always Starts", "The Rocks and the Thunder", "The Ceilidh and the Northern Lights", "The Ceilidh: Louis' Favourite/Billy's Tune", "Whistle Theme", "Smooching", "Stargazer", "Going Home: Theme of the Local Hero")
1983
SoundtrackAn Officer and a Gentleman
(writer: "Tunnel of Love" (1980))
1982
SoundtrackSnow: The Movie
(writer: "Solid Rock")
1982
SoundtrackWu ting
(writer: "Sultans of Swing")
1981
SoundtrackThe Kenny Everett Video Cassette
(TV Series) (writer - 1 episode) - Episode #4.6 (1981) ... (writer: "Skateaway")
1981
SoundtrackRiding High
(writer: "Solid Rock")
1981
SoundtrackTop of the Pops
(TV Series) (writer - 4 episodes) - Episode #18.6 (1981) ... (writer: "Romeo & Juliet") - Episode #18.3 (1981) ... (writer: "Romeo & Juliet") - Episode #16.14 (1979) ... (writer: "Sultans of Swing") - Episode #16.12 (1979) ... (writer: "Sultans of Swing")
1979-1981
SoundtrackAmorevolmente
(writer: "WALK OF LIFE")
1980
RoleTitleYear
ComposerMark Knopfler: Why Aye Man
(Video short)
2016
ComposerFinding Altamira
(original music by)
2016
ComposerWherever I Go by Mark Knopfler
(Short) (music by)
2015
ComposerDire Straits: Alchemy Live
(Video)
2010
ComposerSeeing in the Dark
(TV Movie documentary)
2007
ComposerMark Knopfler and Emmylou Harris: Real Live Roadrunning
(Video)
2006
ComposerAs You Wish: The Story of 'The Princess Bride'
(Video documentary short)
2001
ComposerA Shot at Glory2000
ComposerHooves of Fire
(TV Movie) (music composed by)
1999
ComposerWag the Dog1997
ComposerDire Straits: On the Night
(Video)
1993
ComposerDire Straits: Your Latest Trick - Live
(Video short)
1993
ComposerDire Straits: The Bug
(Video short)
1992
ComposerDire Straits: Heavy Fuel
(Video short)
1991
ComposerDire Straits: Calling Elvis
(Video short)
1991
ComposerTishina1991
ComposerDire Straits: Money for Nothing - Live
(Video short)
1990
ComposerLast Exit to Brooklyn1989
Composer'Weird Al' Yankovic: Money for Nothing/Beverly Hillbillies
(Video short)
1989
ComposerThe Princess Bride
(music by)
1987
ComposerTina Turner: Overnight Sensation
(Video short)
1986
ComposerDire Straits: Walk of Life - US Version
(Video short)
1985
ComposerDire Straits: So Far Away
(Video short)
1985
ComposerDire Straits: Alchemy Live
(TV Special)
1984
ComposerDire Straits: Expresso Love
(Video short)
1984
ComposerComfort and Joy1984
ComposerCal1984
ComposerDire Straits: Sultans of Swing - Alchemy Live
(Video short)
1983
ComposerLocal Hero1983
ComposerDire Straits: Twisting by the Pool
(Video short)
1983
ComposerDire Straits: Love Over Gold
(Video short)
1982
ComposerDire Straits: Two Young Lovers
(Video short)
1982
ComposerDire Straits: Private Investigations
(Video short)
1982
ComposerDire Straits: Romeo and Juliet
(Video short)
1981
ComposerDire Straits: Skateaway
(Video short)
1980
ComposerDire Straits: Solid Rock
(Video short)
1980
ComposerDire Straits: Tunnel of Love
(Video short)
1980
ComposerDire Straits: Lady Writer
(Video short)
1979
ComposerDire Straits: Sultans of Swing
(Video short)
1979
ComposerDire Straits: Wild West End
(Video short)
1978
RoleTitleYear
ActorMark Knopfler: Why Aye Man
(Video short) Mark Knopfler
2016
ActorJimmy Nail: Big River
(Video short) Mark Knopfler
1995
ActorDire Straits: Your Latest Trick - Live
(Video short) Mark Knopfler
1993
ActorDire Straits: The Bug
(Video short) Mark Knopfler
1992
ActorDire Straits: Heavy Fuel
(Video short) Mark Knopfler
1991
ActorDire Straits: Calling Elvis
(Video short) Mark Knopfler (voice)
1991
ActorVoices That Care: Voices That Care
(Video short) Mark Knopfler
1991
ActorDire Straits: Money for Nothing - Live
(Video short) Mark Knopfler
1990
ActorFerry Aid: Let It Be
(Video short) Mark Knopfler
1987
ActorMark Knopfler & Willy DeVille: Storybook Love
(Video short) The Balladeer's Lead Guitarist
1987
ActorDire Straits: Money for Nothing
(Video short) Mark Knopfler
1985
ActorDire Straits: Walk of Life - US Version
(Video short) Mark Knopfler
1985
ActorDire Straits: Walk of Life - UK Version
(Video short) Mark Knopfler
1985
ActorDire Straits: So Far Away
(Video short) Mark Knopfler
1985
ActorDire Straits: Expresso Love
(Video short) Mark Knopfler
1984
ActorDire Straits: Sultans of Swing - Alchemy Live
(Video short) Mark Knopfler
1983
ActorDire Straits: Twisting by the Pool
(Video short) Mark Knopfler
1983
ActorDire Straits: Love Over Gold
(Video short) Mark Knopfler
1982
ActorDire Straits: Two Young Lovers
(Video short) Mark Knopfler
1982
ActorDire Straits: Private Investigations
(Video short) Mark Knopfler
1982
ActorDire Straits: Romeo and Juliet
(Video short) Mark Knopfler (voice)
1981
ActorDire Straits: Skateaway
(Video short) Mark Knopfler
1980
ActorDire Straits: Solid Rock
(Video short) Mark Knopfler
1980
ActorDire Straits: Tunnel of Love
(Video short) Mark Knopfler
1980
ActorDire Straits: Lady Writer
(Video short) Mark Knopfler
1979
ActorDire Straits: Sultans of Swing
(Video short) Mark Knopfler
1979
ActorDire Straits: Wild West End
(Video short) Mark Knopfler
1978
RoleTitleYear
Music departmentFinding Altamira
(composer: additional music) / (composer: theme music)
2016
Music departmentThe Princess Bride Game
(Video Game) (composer: theme)
2008
Music departmentHooves of Fire
(TV Movie) (musician: guitar and vocals)
1999
Music departmentWag the Dog
(music producer) / (musician: guitar)
1997
Music departmentThe Nail File: The Best of Jimmy Nail Video Collection
(Video) (musician: lead guitar)
1997
Music departmentMetroland
(music producer) / (musician: guitars)
1997
Music departmentHalo
(composer: theme)
1996
Music departmentCeleste
(TV Series) (incidental music - 1 episode) - Episode #1.1 (1991) ... (incidental music - from "Cal" "Last Exit to Brooklyn" "The Princess Bride", uncredited)
1991
Music departmentLast Exit to Brooklyn
(musician)
1989
Music departmentUHF
(musician: guitar - song: "Money for Nothing/Beverly Hillbillies*", uncredited)
1989
Music department'Weird Al' Yankovic: Money for Nothing/Beverly Hillbillies
(Video short) (musician: guitar)
1989
Music departmentEin naheliegender Mord
(TV Movie) (soundtrack)
1988
Music departmentThe Princess Bride
(music performer)
1987
Music departmentDire Straits: Alchemy Live
(TV Special) (musician: guitar)
1984
Music departmentBob Dylan: Jokerman
(Video short) (music producer: guitar)
1984
Music departmentBob Dylan: Sweetheart Like You
(Video short) (music producer: guitar)
1983
RoleTitleYear
WriterMark Knopfler: Why Aye Man
(Video short) (lyricist)
2016
RoleTitleYear
ThanksEric Clapton & Friends: The Breeze - An Appreciation of JJ Cale
(Documentary short) (special thanks)
2014
ThanksTooth
(special thanks)
2004
ThanksUHF
(special thanks)
1989
RoleTitleYear
SelfUnder the Volcano
(Documentary) Self
2021
SelfCBS News Sunday Morning
(TV Series) Self - Episode #40.103 (2019) ... Self
2019
SelfBrian Johnson: A Life on the Road
(TV Series documentary) Self - Mark Knopfler (2019) ... Self
2019
SelfIMAGinACTION 2018
(TV Special)
2018
SelfSoundbreaking: Stories from the Cutting Edge of Recorded Music
(TV Mini-Series documentary) Self - I Am My Music (2016) ... Self
2016
SelfLe grand journal de Canal+
(TV Series documentary) Self - Episode dated 30 March 2015 (2015) ... Self
2015
Self3nach9
(TV Series) Self - Ausgabe 494 (2015) ... Self - Episode dated 23 November 2007 (2007) ... Self - Episode dated 24 September 2004 (2004) ... Self
2004-2015
SelfSkavlan
(TV Series) Self - Guest - Jimmie Åkesson Mark Knopfler Phyllis Logan Lesley Nicol Gunhild Stordalen Tristram Stuart (2015) ... Self - Guest
2015
SelfEric Clapton & Friends: The Breeze - An Appreciation of JJ Cale
(Documentary short) Self
2014
SelfMark Lawson Talks to...
(TV Series) Self - Mark Knopfler (2013) ... Self
2013
SelfSqueeze Take Me I'm Yours
(TV Movie documentary) Self
2012
SelfMark Knopfler: A Life in Songs
(TV Movie documentary) Self -Singer / Guitar
2011
SelfMusic
(Documentary) Self
2010
SelfDire Straits: Alchemy Live
(Video) Self
2010
SelfArtworks Scotland
(TV Series documentary) Self - When Phil Cunningham Met Mark Knopfler (2010) ... Self
2010
SelfThe Story of the Guitar
(TV Series documentary) Self - Out of the Frying Pan... (2008) ... Self - In the Beginning... (2008) ... Self
2008
SelfSunday for Sammy
Self
2008
SelfKenny & vänner
(TV Series) Self - Guest - Kenny & Mark Knopfler (2008) ... Self - Guest
2008
SelfBreakfast
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 11 September 2007 (2007) ... Self - Episode dated 19 September 2002 (2002) ... Self
2002-2007
SelfThe Alan Titchmarsh Show
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 11 September 2007 (2007) ... Self
2007
SelfStrat Masters: The Greatest Guitar Story Ever Told
(Video documentary) Self
2007
SelfSeven Ages of Rock
(TV Series documentary) Self - We Are the Champions: Stadium Rock (2007) ... Self
2007
SelfPlay It Again
(TV Series) Self - Bill Oddie (2007) ... Self
2007
SelfMark Knopfler and Emmylou Harris: Real Live Roadrunning
(Video) Guitar & Vocals
2006
SelfBingoLotto
(TV Series) Self - Musical Guest / Self - Episode #30.18 (2006) ... Self - Episode #23.9 (2002) ... Self - Musical Guest - Episode #19.11 (2000) ... Self - Musical Guest
2000-2006
SelfLate Show with David Letterman
(TV Series) Self / Musical Guest / Self - Musical Guest - Episode dated 27 April 2006 (2006) ... Self / Musical Guest - Barbara Walters, Joe Pantoliano, Mark Knopfler (2002) ... Self - Episode dated 27 September 2000 (2000) ... Self - Episode dated 1 April 1996 (1996) ... Self - Musical Guest
1996-2006
SelfA Tribute to the King
(Video documentary) Self
2005
SelfLa nit al dia
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 7 April 2005 (2005) ... Self
2005
SelfThe Late Late Show
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 12 November 2004 (2004) ... Self
2004
SelfThe Late Late Show with Craig Kilborn
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 12 November 2004 (2004) ... Self
2004
SelfContinuarà...
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 16 October 2004 (2004) ... Self
2004
SelfThe Tonight Show with Jay Leno
(TV Series) Self / Self - Musical Guest - Episode #12.166 (2004) ... Self - Episode #8.304 (2000) ... Self - Musical Guest
2000-2004
Self...Amb Manel Fuentes
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 22 September 2004 (2004) ... Self
2004
SelfLo + plus
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 21 September 2004 (2004) ... Self
2004
SelfFørst & sist
(TV Series) Self - Episode #12.3 (2004) ... Self
2004
SelfA Galicia vente xá
(TV Special) Self - Performer
2004
SelfLate Night with Conan O'Brien
(TV Series) Self - Musical Guest - Episode #10.35 (2002) ... Self - Musical Guest
2002
SelfMúsica sí
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 9 November 2002 (2002) ... Self - Episode dated 2 December 2000 (2000) ... Self
2000-2002
SelfUno di noi
(TV Series) Self - Episode #1.2 (2002) ... Self
2002
SelfAmerican Masters
(TV Series documentary) Self - Dire Straits - Good Rockin' Tonight: The Legacy of Sun Records (2001) ... Self - Dire Straits
2001
SelfMusikbutikken
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 3 March 2001 (2001) ... Self - Episode dated 4 November 2000 (2000) ... Self
2000-2001
SelfJoonas Hytönen show
(TV Series) Self - Guest - Episode dated 8 December 2000 (2000) ... Self - Guest
2000
Self47º edición de los premios Ondas
(TV Special) Self
2000
SelfDie Harald Schmidt Show
(TV Series) Self - Episode #6.42 (2000) ... Self
2000
SelfLa noche abierta
(TV Series) - Episode dated 2 November 2000 (2000)
2000
SelfQuelli che... il calcio
(TV Series) Self - Episode #8.4 (2000) ... Self
2000
SelfHermanSIC
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 28 October 2000 (2000) ... Self
2000
SelfNulle part ailleurs
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 11 October 2000 (2000) ... Self
2000
SelfParkinson
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 22 September 2000 (2000) ... Self
2000
SelfSultans of Swing: The Very Best of Dire Straits
(Video) Self (vocals, guitar)
2000
SelfThe Rhythm of Life
(TV Series documentary) Self - Melody (1997) ... Self
1997
SelfMusic for Montserrat
(TV Special documentary) Self
1997
SelfThe Rocker: Thin Lizzy's Phil Lynott
(TV Movie documentary) Self
1996
SelfMírame
(TV Movie) Self
1996
SelfLater... With Jools Holland
(TV Series) Self - Later... Presents Mark Knopfler (1996) ... Self
1996
SelfNot Fade Away: Remembering Buddy Holly
(TV Special) Self
1996
Self42º edición de los premios Ondas
(TV Special) Self
1995
SelfThe History of Rock 'n' Roll
(TV Series documentary) Self - Guitar Heroes (1995) ... Self - Plugging In (1995) ... Self
1995
SelfThe Shadow and the Substance
(TV Movie documentary) Self (The Notting Hillbillies)
1994
SelfDire Straits: On the Night
(Video) Self
1993
SelfWhat's That Noise
(TV Series) Self - Episode #6.6 (1993) ... Self
1993
SelfTina Turner: The Girl from Nutbush
(Video documentary) Self
1992
SelfGuitar
(Video documentary) Mark Knopfler
1991
SelfVoices That Care
(TV Movie documentary) Self
1991
SelfLive at Knebworth
(Video documentary) Self
1990
SelfKnebworth '90: The Event
(TV Special) Self
1990
SelfSaturday Night Live
(TV Series) Self - Musical Guest / Self - Candice Bergen/The Notting Hillbillies (1990) ... Self - Musical Guest (as Notting Hillbillies) - John Larroquette/Randy Newman & Mark Knopfler (1988) ... Self (uncredited)
1988-1990
SelfFrench and Saunders
(TV Series) Self - Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1990) ... Self
1990
SelfLondon Underground
(TV Series) Themselves - Episode #1.1 (1990) ... Themselves (as Notting Hillbillies)
1990
SelfRockopop
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 17 March 1990 (1990) ... Self
1990
SelfBrit Awards 1989
(TV Special) Self
1989
SelfThe Ghost of Faffner Hall
(TV Series) Self - Sounds Become Music (1989) ... Self
1989
SelfSunday Night
(TV Series) Self - Slim Gaillard, Mark Knopfler, Randy Newman and Take Six (1988) ... Self
1988
SelfThe Prince's Trust Rock Gala
(Documentary) Self
1988
SelfWogan
(TV Series) Self - Wogan with Sue Lawley (1988) ... Self
1988
SelfFreedomfest: Nelson Mandela's 70th Birthday Celebratation
(TV Special documentary) Self
1988
SelfThe Secret Policeman's Third Ball
(Documentary) Self
1987
SelfCinemax Sessions
(TV Series) Self - Chet Atkins: Certified Guitar Player (1987) ... Self
1987
SelfBrit Awards 1987
(TV Special) Self - Dire Straits (uncredited)
1987
SelfThe Prince's Trust Rock Gala: 10th Birthday
(TV Special) Self - Performer
1986
SelfThe Tube
(TV Series) Self - Performer - Episode #4.25 (1986) ... Self - Performer (as Dire Straits)
1986
SelfDire Straits: Brothers in Arms
(Video short) Self
1985
SelfLate Night with David Letterman
(TV Series) Self - Episode #4.98 (1985) ... Self
1985
SelfLive Aid
(TV Special documentary) Self (as Dire Straits)
1985
SelfDire Straits: Alchemy Live
(TV Special) Self
1984
SelfFestival di Sanremo
(TV Series) Self - Episode #34.1 (1984) ... Self
1984
Self8 Days a Week
(TV Series) Self
1983
SelfTop of the Pops
(TV Series) Self - Dire Straits - Episode #18.3 (1981) ... Self - Dire Straits (as Dire Straits)
1981
RoleTitleYear
Archive footageThe 2018 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony
(TV Special) Self
2018
Archive footageCMA Awards Live: Greatest Moments 1968-2015
(Video) Self
2017
Archive footageWelcome to the 80's
(TV Series documentary) Self - Charts, Clips und Kommerz (2009) ... Self (uncredited)
2009
Archive footageBanda sonora
(TV Series) Self - Episode #2.3 (2008) ... Self (as Dire Straits)
2008
Archive footageLa imagen de tu vida
(TV Series) Self - Episode #1.1 (2006) ... Self (as Dire Straits)
2006
Archive footage80s
(TV Series documentary) Self - Episode #1.4 (2005) ... Self (as Dire Straits)
2005
Archive footageBingoLotto
(TV Series) Self - Musical Guest - Bingolottos musikfest (2002) ... Self - Musical Guest
2002
Archive footageMemories of 1970-1991
(TV Series documentary) Self - 1986 ... Self (uncredited)
1991
Archive footageThe Cream of Eric Clapton
(Video documentary) Self
1990
Archive footageTop of the Pops
(TV Series) Self / Self - Dire Straits - Episode #24.16 (1987) ... Self - Episode dated 9 April 1987 (1987) ... Self - Episode #18.6 (1981) ... Self - Dire Straits (as Dire Straits)
1981-1987