Elton Hercules John (born Reginald Kenneth Dwight) is an English singer, pianist and composer.

He has made appearances in numerous films such as "Born to Boogie" (1972) with Marc Bolan and Ringo Starr; "Tommy" (1975) as the Pinball Wizard; "Spice World" (1997); "The Country Bears" (2002). And in the autobiographies "Elton John: Tantrums & Tiaras" (1997) and "Elton John: Me, Myself & I" (2007).

Elton Hercules John (born Reginald Kenneth Dwight) is an English singer, pianist and composer.

He has made appearances in numerous films such as "Born to Boogie" (1972) with Marc Bolan and Ringo Starr; "Tommy" (1975) as the Pinball Wizard; "Spice World" (1997); "The Country Bears" (2002). And in the autobiographies "Elton John: Tantrums & Tiaras" (1997) and "Elton John: Me, Myself & I" (2007).

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 120

Birthday 1947-03-25

Place of Birth Pinner, Middlesex, England, UK

Official Site

Also Known As

  • Reginald Kenneth Dwight
  • Elton Hercules John
  • Sir Elton John

Acting TV ShowsMovies

Elton John- Farewell Yellow Brick Road Tour as Performance
Elton John Dream Ticket: 3 Ephesus The Great Amphitheatre
2018 Meghan Markle: An American Princess as Himself (archive footage)
2018 Elton John: I'm Still Standing - A GRAMMY Salute as Performance
2017 And the Winner Isn't as Himself
2017 George Michael: Freedom as Himself
2017 Kingsman: The Golden Circle as Elton John
2017 Jim & Andy: The Great Beyond as Himself
2017 Diana, Our Mother: Her Life and Legacy as Himself
2016 Tony Bennett Celebrates 90
2016 The American Epic Sessions as Himself
2016 Disneyland 60th Anniversary TV Special
2015 Ed Sheeran: Jumpers for Goalposts as Himself
2015 All Things Must Pass as Himself
2014 The Kate Bush Story: Running Up That Hill as Himself
2014 Elton John: The Million Dollar Piano as Piano, vocals
2014 Kids' R!ghts as Self
2014 A MusiCares Tribute to Bruce Springsteen
2014 The Young Blood Chronicles
2013 Lady Gaga and the Muppets Holiday Spectacular as Himself
2013 Elton John In Concert as self
2013 Elton John - Live at iTunes Festival 2013
2013 Billie Jean King as Himself
2013 $ellebrity as Himself
2012 Inventing David Geffen as Himself
2012 Elton John: Live at Ibiza123 feat. Pnau
2012 Queen + Adam Lambert: Live In The Ukraine
2012 The Diamond Jubilee Concert 2012 as Himself - Performer
2012 The Union as Himself
2011 Troubadours as Himself
2010 Take That: Look Back, Don't Stare as Himself
2010 The Making of Elton John: Madman Across the Water as Himself
2010 The Best British Rock Concert Of All Time: Live At Knebworth as Himself
2009 Starsuckers as himself
2009 Brüno as Himself
2008 E!'s Pam: Girl on the Loose!(8 episodes)
2008 Elton John: Me, Myself and I(1 episode)
2008 Prince: 21 Nights in London
2007 Flight of the Conchords(1 episode)
2007 Tony Bennett: Duets - The Making of an American Classic as Himself
2007 Elton 60: Live At Madison Square Garden
2007 The Graham Norton Show(2 episodes) as Himself
2006 Tony Bennett: An American Classic
2006 George Michael - Twenty Five as Himself
2006 The One Show(1 episode)
2006 The Who: Tommy Live With Special Guests as Himself
2006 From the Big Apple to the Big Easy: The Concert for New Orleans as Himself
2005 Elton John: The Red Piano as Himself
2005 Live 8 as Himself
2004 Muppet Music Moments
2004 Elton John: Dream Ticket as Himself
2004 Genius. A Night for Ray Charles as Himself
2004 Fashion Rocks(1 episode)
2003 Little Britain(2 episodes)
2003 The Ellen DeGeneres Show(4 episodes)
2002 The Country Bears as Himself
2002 American Idol(1 episode)
2002 Party at the Palace: The Queen's Concerts, Buckingham Palace as Himself
2001 Being Mick
2001 Classic Albums: Elton John - Goodbye Yellow Brick Road as Himself
2001 Bob the Builder: A Christmas to Remember as John
2001 The Concert for New York City as Himself
2001 Pop Idol(1 episode)
2000 Elton John: One Night Only - The Greatest Hits
2000 The Road to El Dorado as Narrator (voice)
1999 The Early Show(1 episode)
1999 Twentieth Century Blues: The Songs of Noël Coward
1999 VH1: Divas Live '99 as Herself
1998 Will & Grace(1 episode)
1997 Spice World as Elton John
1997 Music for Montserrat
1997 Ally McBeal(1 episode)
1997 Elton John: Tantrums & Tiaras as Himself
1997 South Park(2 episodes)
1997 The View(1 episode)
1996 The Rosie O'Donnell Show(1 episode)
1995 The Frank Skinner Show(1 episode)
1994 Top of The Pops 2(1 episode)
1994 Inside the Actors Studio(1 episode)
1992 Elton John: Live In Barcelona as As Himself
1992 Absolutely Fabulous(1 episode)
1992 The Tonight Show with Jay Leno(2 episodes)
1992 The Freddie Mercury Tribute Concert as Himself
1990 Silver Clef Award Winners Show, Knebworth Park
1989 The Simpsons(2 episodes)
1989 MTV Unplugged(1 episode)
1988 Flitterabend(1 episode)
1988 Eric Clapton at Tokyo Dome
1988 The Prince's Trust Rock Concert
1988 Totally Minnie as Himself
1987 Elton John: Live in Australia
1987 The Return of Bruno as Himself
1986 Elton John: Breaking Hearts Tour as himself
1985 Live Aid
1985 Larry King Live(1 episode)
1982 Wogan(3 episodes) as Himself
1981 Wanna bet, that..?(2 episodes)
1980 Olivia Newton-John: Hollywood Nights
1979 To Russia... With Elton as Himself
1978 The Kennedy Center Honors(1 episode)
1978 The South Bank Show(1 episode)
1978 An Audience with...(2 episodes) as Himself
1978 Eric Clapton and His Rolling Hotel
1976 The Muppet Show(1 episode)
1975 Tommy as Local Lad
1975 Cher(1 episode)
1972 Marc Bolan T-Rex: Born to Boogie as Self
1971 Disco(2 episodes)
1970 Zomercarroussel(1 episode)
1953 The Academy Awards(1 episode)
1951 Festival di Sanremo(1 episode)


2018 Sherlock GnomesMusic
2014 Billy Elliot: The MusicalMusic
1997 Perfect MomentSongs
1994 The Lion KingSongs
1971 FriendsOriginal Music Composer


Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor DreamcoatProducer
2019 RocketmanExecutive Producer
2018 Sherlock GnomesProducer
2008 Spectacle: Elvis Costello with...(20 episodes)Executive Producer
2006 It's a Boy Girl ThingExecutive Producer


2010 Take That: Look Back, Don't StareThanks

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