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David Jon Gilmour was born on 6th March, 1946, in Grantchester Meadows, Cambridge. As the lead guitarist of Pink Floyd, he is by many considered one of the most influential guitarists on the rock stage. Right up to "The Dark Side of The Moon", Dave wrote his own songs, but from then up to "The Final Cut", Roger Waters wrote almost all the lyrics. ... See full bio »
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 2014/III The Gambler (writer: "Time")
 2014 In Reverse (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Moti Kirshenbaum (2014) ... (writer: "Shine On You Crazy Diamond")
 2014 Pastor Mike Online (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Triple Helix DNA and Transformation (2014) ... (writer: "Another Brick in the Wall Part 2" - uncredited)
 2014/I Boyhood (writer: "Wish You Were Here")
 2013 Watchman Video Broadcast (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Prism: Part 2 (2013) ... (writer: "Another Brick in the Wall Part 2" - uncredited)
 2012 Best Possible Taste: The Kenny Everett Story (TV Movie) (writer: "Speak to Me/Breathe")
 2011 Showboaters (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.1 (2011) ... (writer: "Another Brick in the Wall (Part 2)" - uncredited)
 2011 Ruisrock - 40 vuotta rockia ja rakkautta (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "The Narrow Way, Part 2")
 2009-2011 Banda sonora (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
- Episode #7.1 (2011) ... (writer: "Wish You Were Here")
- Episode #5.21 (2009) ... (writer: "Wish You Were Here")
- Episode #5.14 (2009) ... (writer: "Wish You Were Here")
 2011 Gent de paraula (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.15 (2011) ... (writer: "Wish You Were Here")
 2010 iTunes Festival London 2010 (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.2 (2010) ... (writer: "Comfortably Numb")
 2010 Cold Case (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Flashover (2010) ... (writer: "Comfortably Numb", "Marooned", "Time", "Wish You Were Here" - uncredited)
 2009 The Boys: The Sherman Brothers' Story (Documentary) (performer: "Hushabye Mountain" (Live))
 2009 Skins (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Cook (2009) ... (writer: "One of These Days")
 2008 Target Assassin (Short) (writer: "Dogs Of War")
 2008 David Gilmour: Live in Gdansk (Video) (performer: "Astronomy Domine")
 2008 Swing Vote (performer: "Murder") / (writer: "Murder")
 2008 Chikara King of Trios 2008: Night 1 (Video) (writer: "Breathe")
 2007 Dear Deidre (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "Comfortably Numb")
 2007 David Gilmour Remember That Night (TV Special documentary) (performer: "Arnold Layne")
 2007 The Sopranos (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Kennedy and Heidi (2007) ... (writer: "Comfortably Numb")
- Walk Like a Man (2007) ... (writer: "Comfortably Numb")
 2005-2006 The Eight (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
- The Creation (2006) ... (writer: "Shine on You Crazy Diamond" - uncredited)
- Adam Goldberg (2006) ... (writer: "Breathe in the Air" - uncredited)
- Turbo Time (2005) ... (writer: "Wish You Were Here" - uncredited)
 2006 The Departed (writer: "Comfortably Numb" (1979))
 2005 Energy Hunter (Short) (writer: "Shine On You Crazy Diamond")
 2005 A Tribute to the King (Video documentary) (performer: "Don't")
 2005/II Wish You Were Here (Short) (writer: "Wish You Were Here")
 2005 Life, the Universe and Douglas Adams (Video documentary) (performer: "I Can't Breath Anymore", "Mihalis", "Raise My Rent") / (writer: "I Can't Breath Anymore", "Mihalis", "Raise My Rent", "Wish You Were Here", "Shine On You Crazy Diamond (Part Two)")
 2005 Lords of Dogtown (writer: "Wish You Were Here")
 2005 C.R.A.Z.Y. (writer: "Shine On You Crazy Diamond")
 2004 Stoners (Documentary) (writer: "Cluster One", "Marooned", "Coming Back To Life", "Keep Talking", "Lost For Words", "High Hopes")
 2003 Good Morning, Night (writer: "Shine On You Crazy Diamond (Part One)")
 2003 Pink Floyd Video Anthology (writer: "A Saucerful of Secrets", "Point Me at the Sky", "Atom Heart Mother", "One of These Days", "Echoes", "Careful with That Axe, Eugene", "Time")
 2002 David Gilmour in Concert (Video) (performer: "Terrapin", "Dominoes")
 2002 A Tribute to Leiber and Stoller (Video) (performer: "Don't")
  VH1 Legends (TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode, 2002) (writer - 1 episode, 2002)
- Pink Floyd & Syd Barrett (2002) ... (performer: "Wish You Were Here", "Shine On You Crazy Diamond") / (writer: "Wish You Were Here", "Shine On You Crazy Diamond", "Breathe", "Comfortably Numb")
  Omnibus (TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode, 2001) (writer - 1 episode, 2001)
- Syd Barrett: Crazy Diamond (2001) ... (performer: "Shine On You Crazy Diamond") / (writer: "Shine On You Crazy Diamond", "Wish You Were Here")
 2000 The Simpsons (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Missionary: Impossible (2000) ... (writer: "Comfortably Numb")
 2000 Paul Is Dead (writer: "Wish You Were Here")
 1994 Pink Floyd: P. U. L. S. E. Live at Earls Court (TV Special documentary) (lyrics: "High Hopes", "Take It Back", "Keep Talking") / (music: "Shine On You Crazy Diamond", "High Hopes", "Take It Back", "Keep Talking", "Breathe", "Time", "Wish You Were Here", "Comfortably Numb", "Run Like Hell") / (writer: "Learning To Fly", "Coming Back To Life", "Sorrow", "One Of These Days", "On The Run", "Any Colour You Like")
 1994 Car Trouble, Darlin' (Short) (writer: "Run Like Hell")
 1993 The Cement Garden (writer: "Me & J.C.")
 1992 La Carrera Panamericana with Music by Pink Floyd (Video) (writer: "Run Like Hell", "Pan Am Shuffle", "Yet Another Movie", "Sorrow", "Signs of Life", "Country Theme", "Mexico 78", "Big Theme", "One Slip", "Small Theme", "Carrera Slow Blues")
 1991 Amnesty International's Big 30 (TV Movie) (performer: "Big Bottom", On the Turning Away") / (writer: On the Turning Away")
 1989-1990 Derrick (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Der Einzelgänger (1990) ... (writer: "Shine On You Crazy Diamond")
- Ein merkwürdiger Tag auf dem Lande (1989) ... (writer: "Run like hell")
 1988 The Emperor of Rome (writer: "The Narrow Way")
 1986 Kate Bush: The Whole Story (Video) (producer: "Wuthering Heights", "The Man With The Child In His Eyes")
 1984 Give My Regards to Broad Street (performer: "No More Lonely Nights")
 1983 Kate Bush: The Single File (Video) (producer: "Wuthering Heights", "The Man With The Child In His Eyes", "Them Heavy People")
 1982 Pink Floyd The Wall (writer: "Young Lust", "Comfortably Numb", "Run Like Hell")
 1980 Animalympics (producer: "One Of My Turns")
 1978 WKRP in Cincinnati (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Turkeys Away (1978) ... (writer: "Dogs")
 1977 Harley's Angels (writer: "Echoes" - uncredited)
 1976 The Streetwalker (writer: "Shine on You Crazy Diamond" - as Gilmour)
 1976 Domination Blue (writer: "A Saucerful of Secrets", "Careful with That Axe, Eugene", "The Narrow Way Part One", "The Narrow Way Part Two" - uncredited)
 1976 Virgin Snow (writer: "On the Run" - uncredited)
 1976 Dominatrix Without Mercy (writer: "Careful with That Axe, Eugene" - uncredited)
 1971 Stamping Ground (Documentary) (writer: "A Saucerful of Secrets")
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A Saucerful of Secrets (1968) See more »

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Alternate Names:

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(About the feud with Roger Waters) "I'm not very good at holding grudges for very long, but he's done some terrible things". See more »


Contrary to popular belief, he did not replace Syd Barrett as a member of Pink Floyd. He was asked by the members of Pink Floyd to join the band to supplement the guitar work of the increasingly erratic Syd Barrett. For a brief time, he and Syd were both members of Pink Floyd at the same time. When Barrett's mental breakdown made it impossible for him to continue with the group, Gilmour became a ... See more »


Almost exclusively plays Fender Stratocasters (and occasionally Telecasters.) See more »

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