Boots Riley

Soundtrack, Actor, Director

Soundtrack, Actor, Director


Boots Riley was born on April 1, 1971 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as Raymond Lawrence Riley.
Birth date
1971-04-01
Awards
16 wins & 33 nominations.
Height
5' 7½" (1.71 m)

Activities


RoleTitleYear
SoundtrackMagic Camp
(writer: "The Magic Clap" - as Raymond Riley)
2020
SoundtrackSorry to Bother You
(writer: "Victors of the Age", "OYAHYTT", "The Sun Explodes", "Level It Up", "Anitra's Basement Tapes", "Hey Saturday Night", "We Need an Eruption", "Crawl Out the Water", "We Ready", "Wash Me Up", "Monsoon", "Whatthegirlmuthafuckinwannadoo", "Nigga Shit", "Out and Over", "Have a Cola and Smile Bitch")
2018
SoundtrackPatton Oswalt: Talking for Clapping
(TV Special documentary) (writer: "Hotter Than A Molotov")
2016
SoundtrackThe Losers
(writer: "Clap for the Killers", "The Oath")
2010/I
SoundtrackI Hope They Serve Beer in Hell
(writer: "Laugh, Love, Fuck" - as Raymond Lawrence Riley)
2009
SoundtrackSuperbad
(writer: "My Favorite Mutiny", "Pork And Beef")
2007
SoundtrackDriver: Parallel Lines
(Video Game) (writer: "My Favourite Mutiny")
2006
SoundtrackSir! No Sir!
(Documentary) (writer: "Captain Sterling's Little Problem")
2005
SoundtrackThe Simpsons
(TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2005) (writer - 1 episode, 2005) - Pranksta Rap (2005) ... (performer: "Hip Hop Songs") / (writer: "Hip Hop Songs")
SoundtrackDecoys
(performer: "Until Forever is Gone" - as Raymond 'Boots' Riley)
2004
SoundtrackSoul in the Hole
(Documentary) (writer: "Fat Cats", "Dig It" - as R. Riley)
1997
RoleTitleYear
ActorI'm Charlie Walker
(post-production) Bartender Ray
ActorThe North Pole
(TV Series) Polar Bear - Spirit Animals (2017) ... Polar Bear
2017
ActorRope a Dope 2
(Short) Mayor Boots
2015
ActorThe Coup: The Guillotine
(Video short) The Scarecrow
2012
ActorThe Simpsons
(TV Series) Performer - Rap Songs - Pranksta Rap (2005) ... Performer - Rap Songs (voice, as Boots Riley of The Coup)
2005
ActorFact or Fiction
(Short) Darius (as Raymond 'Boots' Riley)
1997
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DirectorSorry to Bother You2018
DirectorThe Coup: The Best Coup DVD Ever
(Video short) (segments "Eating Forever", "Me And Jesus The Pimp In A '79 Grenada Last Night")
2005
RoleTitleYear
WriterSorry to Bother You
(written by)
2018
RoleTitleYear
Camera and Electrical DepartmentThe Coup: The Best Coup DVD Ever
(Video short) (camera operator)
2005
RoleTitleYear
ComposerSorry to Bother You2018
RoleTitleYear
ThanksShare
(special thanks)
2019/I
ThanksPatton Oswalt: Talking for Clapping
(TV Special documentary) (thanks)
2016
RoleTitleYear
SelfTruth to Power
(Documentary) Self
2020/I
SelfToure Show
(TV Series) Self - Guest - Boots Riley-I Am Not Sorry To Bother You (2019) ... Self - Guest
2019
Self34th Film Independent Spirit Awards
(TV Special) Self - Winner
2019
SelfClose Up with the Hollywood Reporter
(TV Series) Self - Songwriters (2019) ... Self
2019
SelfBoots Riley: An IU Cinema Exclusive
(Short) Self
2019
SelfRed Carpet Report
(TV Series short) Self - Final Draft Awards 2019 (2019) ... Self
2019
SelfThey've Gotta Have Us
(TV Mini-Series documentary) Self - Musician, Director, Producer, Screenwriter, and Activist - Black is the New Hollywood (2018) ... Self - Musician, Director, Producer, Screenwriter, and Activist
2018
SelfHip-Hop Evolution
(TV Series documentary) Self - Out the Trunk: The Bay (2018) ... Self
2018
SelfThe Daily Show
(TV Series) Self - Boots Riley (2018) ... Self
2018
SelfThe IMDb Show
(TV Series) Self - Guest - Lakeith Stanfield and Boots Riley (2018) ... Self - Guest - Ep. 111: 2018 Sundance Film Festival (2018) ... Self - Guest
2018
SelfCelebrity Page
(TV Series) Self - Episode #3.213 (2018) ... Self
2018
SelfPatton Oswalt: Talking for Clapping
(TV Special documentary) Self / Presenter
2016
Self99%: The Occupy Wall Street Collaborative Film
(Documentary) Self
2013
SelfLet Fury Have the Hour
(Documentary) Self
2012
SelfFault Lines
(TV Series documentary) Self - Occupy Wall Street: Surviving the Winter (2012) ... Self - History of an Occupation (2012) ... Self
2012
SelfDemocracy Now!
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 2 November 2011 (2011) ... Self - Episode dated 14 September 2010 (2010) ... Self
2010-2011
SelfSounds Like a Revolution
(Documentary) (as Raymond 'Boots' Riley)
2010
SelfFirst Earth: Uncompromising Ecological Architecture
(Documentary) Self (as Raymond 'Boots' Riley)
2009
SelfIn Prison My Whole Life
(Documentary) Self (as Raymond 'Boots' Riley)
2007
SelfThe Coup: The Best Coup DVD Ever
(Video short) Self (as Raymond 'Boots' Riley)
2005
SelfA Night of Ferocious Joy
(Video documentary)
2003
SelfFreestyle: The Art of Rhyme
(Documentary) Self
2000
SelfHip Hop Slam TV
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 9 October 1993 (1993) ... Self
1993