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Sinéad O'Connor

Sinéad O'Connor was born on December 8, 1966 in Dublin, Ireland as Sinéad Marie-Bernadette O'Connor. She has been married to Barry Herridge since December 8, 2011. She was previously married to Steve Cooney, Nicholas Sommerlad and John Reynolds. See full bio »

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 2019 Pose (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- What Would Candy Do? (2019) ... (performer: "Nothing Compares 2 U")
 2019 Big Little Lies (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- What Have They Done? (2019) ... (performer: "All Apologies")
 2018 Oh Sheila (Short) (performer: "Nothing Compares 2 U" - uncredited)
 2018 Prince: Last Year of a Legend (TV Movie documentary) (performer: "Nothing Compares 2 U")
 2017 Queerama (Documentary) (performer: "Glacier")
 2017 Sicilian Ghost Story (as S. O'Connor, "Mandinka") / (performer: "Mandinka")
 2015/I Man Down (performer: "In This Heart") / (writer: "In This Heart")
 2014 Guapas (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Constelaciones familiares (2014) ... (performer: "Nothing Compares 2 U" - uncredited)
 2014 Tu cara me suena - Argentina (TV Series) (producer - 1 episode)
- Episode #2.10 (2014) ... (producer: "Nothing Compares 2 U")
 2014 My Mad Fat Diary (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Not I (2014) ... (performer: "Nothing Compares 2 U" - uncredited)
 2013 Reason to Kill (Short) (performer: "One More Day")
 2013 Waterloo Road (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Bad Boy (2013) ... (writer: "What Your Soul Sings")
 2006-2012 So You Think You Can Dance (TV Series) (performer - 3 episodes)
- Top 20 Perform, Part 2 (2012) ... (performer: "I Want to be Loved By You")
- Top 4 Perform (2011) ... (performer: "Sacrifice")
- Top 18 (2006) ... (performer: "Why Don't You Do Right?")
 2012 The Vampire Diaries (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Do Not Go Gentle (2012) ... (performer: "You Do Something to Me" - uncredited)
 2012 White Heat (TV Mini-Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- The Sea of Trees (2012) ... (performer: "Nothing Compares 2 U" - uncredited)
 2012 One Hit Wonderland (TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode)
- Take on Me (2012) ... (performer: "Nothing Compares 2 U")
 2012 The Voice UK (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Blind Auditions 2 (2012) ... (performer: "Illegal Attacks" - uncredited)
 2011 Generació D (TV Movie documentary) (performer: "Nothing Compares 2U")
 2011 Misfits (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #3.3 (2011) ... (writer: "Special Cases" - uncredited)
 2011 Albert Nobbs (performer: "Lay Your Head Down")
 2010 Doctors (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- The Caring Business (2010) ... (performer: "Silent Night" - uncredited)
 2010 One Night Stand (TV Series short) (performer - 1 episode)
- Pilot (2010) ... (performer: "Nothing Compares 2 U")
 2006-2010 20 to 1 (TV Series documentary) (performer - 2 episodes)
- Greatest Break Up Songs (2010) ... (performer: "Nothing Compares 2 U")
- World's Best Love Songs (2006) ... (performer: "Nothing Compares 2 U")
 2009 The Young Victoria (performer: "Only You (love theme from The Young Victoria)")
 2008 Sputnik (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Company de viatge (2008) ... (performer: "Nothing Compares 2U")
 2008 60/90 (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Els Beatles i el Cobi (2008) ... (performer: "Nothing Compares 2U")
 2008 Forgetting Sarah Marshall (performer: "Nothing Compares 2 U")
 2007 100 Greatest Songs of the 90s (TV Mini-Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.5 (2007) ... (performer: "Nothing Compares 2 U")
 2007 The Water Horse (performer: "Back Where You Belong (Theme from The Water Horse)") / (writer: "Back Where You Belong (Theme from The Water Horse)")
 2007 Fred Claus (performer: "Silent Night")
 2007 Le premier cri (Documentary) (performer: "A newborn Child")
 2007 The Commander: The Fraudster (TV Movie) (writer: "Prayer For England")
 2007 La tele de tu vida (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.26 (2007) ... (performer: "Nothing Compares 2U")
 2006-2007 Jericho (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes)
- The Day Before (2007) ... (performer: "Nothing Compares To You" - uncredited)
- Vox Populi (2006) ... (performer: "Nothing Compares To You" - uncredited)
 2006 Dolly Parton: The Acoustic Collection, 1999-2002 (Video short) (performer: "Dagger Through The Heart")
 2006 Blind Dating (performer: "Harbour" - as Sinead O'Connor)
 2004-2005 Hinter Gittern - Der Frauenknast (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes)
- Eine Frage der Ehre (2005) ... (performer: "Feel So Different" - uncredited)
- Tag der Abrechnung (2004) ... (performer: "Nothing Compares 2 U")
 2004 I Love the '90s (TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode)
- 1990 (2004) ... (performer: "Nothing Compares 2 U")
 2003 Joan of Arcadia (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Pilot (2003) ... (performer: "I Believe in You")
 2003 Lara Croft Tomb Raider: The Cradle of Life ("Tears From the Moon" (Carmen Rizzo Stateside West Chillout mix))
 2003 Veronica Guerin (performer: "Funeral Song", "One More Day")
 2003 120 Minutes (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Streets (2003) ... (writer: "Special Cases")
 2002 Québec-Montréal (performer: "The Last Day of Our Acquaintance") / (writer: "The Last Day of Our Acquaintance")
 2002 S.P.U.N.G (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Man kan ha kul utan sprit (2002) ... (performer: "Nothing Compares 2 U")
 2002 Sinead O'Connor: Goodnight, Thank You, You've Been a Lovely Audience (Video) (arranger: "Molly Malone", "Oró Sé do Bheatha 'Bhaile", "The Singing Bird", "My Lagan Love", "The Moorlough Shore", "Paddy's Lament") / (performer: "Molly Malone", "Oró Sé do Bheatha 'Bhaile", "The Singing Bird", "My Lagan Love", "I Am Stretched on Your Grave", "Nothing Compares 2 U", "John I Love You", "The Moorlough Shore", "You Made Me the Thief of Your Heart", "Paddy's Lament", "Thank You for Hearing Me", "Fire on Babylon", "The Last Day of Our Acquaintance") / (writer: "John I Love You", "Thank You for Hearing Me", "Fire on Babylon", "The Last Day of Our Acquaintance")
 2001 Vanilla Sky (performer: "The Healing Room" (2000)) / (writer: "The Healing Room" (2000))
 2001 Alias (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Truth Be Told (2001) ... ("No Man's Woman", uncredited)
 2001 If I Should Fall from Grace: The Shane MacGowan Story (Documentary) (performer: "Haunted")
 2000 Heroes of Magic (TV Special documentary) (performer: "You Do Something to Me" - uncredited)
 2000 Rugrats in Paris: The Movie (performer: "When You Love" - as Sinead O'Connor)
 2000 Little Nicky (performer: "Dancing Lessons" - as Sinead O'Connor) / (writer: "Dancing Lessons" - as Sinead O'Connor)
 2000 When the Sky Falls (performer: "Full Circle")
 1999 Angela's Ashes (performer: "Three Babies") / (writer: "Three Babies")
 1999 The Talented Mr. Ripley (performer: "Lullaby for Cain")
 1999 Stigmata (performer: "Release") / (writer: "Release")
 1998 A Song for Eurotrash (TV Movie documentary) (performer: "All Kinds of Everything")
 1998 You've Got Mail (performer: "I Guess The Lord Must Be In New York City" - as Sinead O'Connor)
 1998 TFI Friday (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 2 October 1998 (1998) ... (performer: "Happy to Be Here")
 1998 Dog Park (performer: "This Is To Mother You") / (writer: "This Is To Mother You")
 1998 Dance with Me (performer: "Why Don't You Do Right")
 1997 The Great Hunger: The Life and Songs of Shane MacGowan (TV Movie documentary) (performer: "The Song With No Name")
 1997 The MatchMaker (performer: "Haunted")
 1997 The Butcher Boy (performer: "The Butcher Boy", "Beautiful Bundoran")
 1997 The End of Violence (performer: "I'm Not Your Baby")
 1997 No Child of Mine (TV Movie) (performer: "In This Heart" - uncredited) / (writer: "In This Heart" - uncredited)
 1996 Michael Collins (performer: "She Moved Through The Fair", "Easter Rebellion", "Civil War")
 1996 Two If by Sea (performer: "Haunted")
  Top of the Pops (TV Series) (performer - 4 episodes, 1990 - 1994) (writer - 2 episodes, 1994)
- Episode dated 24 November 1994 (1994) ... (performer: "Thank You for Hearing Me") / (writer: "Thank You for Hearing Me")
- Episode dated 15 September 1994 (1994) ... (performer: "Fire on Babylon") / (writer: "Fire on Babylon")
- Episode dated 17 February 1994 (1994) ... (performer: "You Made Me the Thief of Your Heart")
- Episode dated 2 February 1990 (1990) ... (performer: "Nothing Compares 2 U")
 1993 In the Name of the Father (performer: " (You Made Me the) Thief of Your Heart")
 1992 Nothing Compares to You (Documentary short) (performer: "Nothing Compares to You")
 1992 Forsthaus Falkenau (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Der Schützenkönig (1992) ... (performer: "Nothing Compares 2 U")
 1990-1992 Saturday Night Live (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes)
- Tim Robbins/Sinéad O'Connor (1992) ... (performer: "Success Has Made a Failure of Our Home", "War" - uncredited)
- Kyle MacLachlan/Sinéad O'Connor (1990) ... (performer: "Three Babies", "The Last Day of Our Acquaintance" - uncredited)
 1991 The Ghosts of Oxford Street (TV Movie) (performer: "Silent Night" - uncredited)
 1991 Only Fools and Horses (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Three Men, a Woman, and a Baby (1991) ... (performer: "Nothing Compares 2 U" - uncredited)
 1990 Sinead O'Connor: Year of the Horse (Video) (performer: "Feel so Different", "The Emperor's New Clothes", "I Want Your (Hands On Me)", "Three Babies", "The Last Day of Our Acquaintance", "Nothing Compares 2 U", "Jump in the River", "Jerusalem", "Troy") / (writer: "Feel so Different", "The Emperor's New Clothes", "I Want Your (Hands On Me)", "Three Babies", "The Last Day of Our Acquaintance", "Jump in the River", "Jerusalem", "Troy")
 1990 Red Hot and Blue (TV Movie) (performer: "You Do Something To Me")
 1990 State of Grace (performer: "Drink Before the War") / (writer: "Drink Before the War")
 1990 The Wall: Live in Berlin (Video documentary) (performer: "Mother")
 1989 The Value of Ignorance (Video short) (performer: "Jackie", "Just Like U Said It Would B", "Mandinka", "Just Call Me Joe", "Never Get Old", "Jerusalem", "Troy", "I Am Stretched on Your Grave") / (writer: "Jackie", "Just Like U Said It Would B", "Mandinka", "Never Get Old", "Jerusalem", "Troy", "I Am Stretched on Your Grave")
 1988 Miami Vice (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Borrasca (1988) ... (performer: "I Want Your Hands On Me" - uncredited)
 1988 The Good Mother (performer: "Just Like U Said It Would B") / (writer: "Just Like U Said It Would B")
 1988 A Nightmare on Elm Street 4: The Dream Master (performer: "I Want Your (Hands On Me)") / (producer: "I Want Your (Hands On Me)") / (writer: "I Want Your (Hands On Me)" - as O'Connor)
 1988 Married to the Mob (performer: "Jump in the River") / (writer: "Jump in the River")
 1986 Captive (performer: "Heroine")
 1986 The Clan of the Cave Bear (performer: "Heroine")
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Album: "Séan-Nos Nua" See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Portrayal | 3 Interviews | 13 Articles | 6 Pictorials | 8 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Official Sites:

MySpace | Official Site | See more »

Alternate Names:

Sinead O'Connor


5' 4" (1.63 m)

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Personal Quote:

I'm not a musical snob. 'Ooo Baby Baby' or whatever - those are as valid as 'Working Class Hero' or 'Imagine'. But there are times artists do need to stand up and not just be entertainers. 'V.I.P', the song, was about Irish artists being silent on the matter of the church reports [on child abuse by priests]. But it translates. The priorities have gone askew. If the rappers and the rock stars are ... See more »


In 2003, announced she had fibromyalgia, a illness known for causing incredible fatigue. This was a factor in her retirement from music. See more »


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