Lesley Gore (1946–2015)

Soundtrack | Actress | Music Department
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KNOWN FOR 
Suicide Squad (2016) | Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs (2009) | Fame (1980)
AWARDS 
Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 1 nomination More »
AKA 
Leslie Gore | Miss Lesley Gore
BORN 
May 2, 1946 (died Feb 16, 2015)
HEIGHT 
5' 2" (1.57m)

Filmography Filter

Past Film & Video (28 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for The Divine OrderThe Divine Order Performer ("You Don't Own Me")  Less 2017 $76K / —
  • Primary photo for Suicide SquadSuicide Squad Performer ("You Don't Own Me")  Less 2016 $175MM $325MM / $746MM
  • Primary photo for Speed WalkingSpeed Walking Performer ("That's The Way Boys Are")  Less 2014 DKK 22MM
  • Primary photo for Get on UpGet on Up Herself (archive footage) (uncredited), Performer ("It's My Party")  Less 2014 $30MM $31MM / —
  • Primary photo for Derrick J's Victimless Crime SpreeDerrick J's Victimless Crime Spree Performer ("You Don't Own Me")  Less 2012 $2K
  • Primary photo for FameFame Writer ("Out Here On My Own")  Less 2009 $18MM $22MM / $80MM
  • Primary photo for Cloudy with a Chance of MeatballsCloudy with a Chance of Meatballs Performer ("Sunshine, Lollipops and Rainbows")  Less 2009 $100MM $125MM / $243MM
  • Primary photo for An American CrimeAn American Crime Performer ("You Don't Own Me")  Less 2007 $2MM
  • Primary photo for The WoodsThe Woods Performer ("Young and Foolish", "You Don't Own Me", "Just Let Me Cry")  Less 2006 $12MM
  • Primary photo for Sadistic BitchSadistic Bitch Performer ("You Don't Own Me")  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for The ConventThe Convent Performer ("You Don't Own Me")  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for SuperstarSuperstar Writer ("Out Here on My Own", "You Wanna Be a Star (Superstar)")  Less 1999 $34MM $31MM / —
  • Primary photo for Truth or Consequences, N.M.Truth or Consequences, N.M. Performer ("It's My Party")  Less 1997 $54K / —
  • Primary photo for BlissBliss Performer ("You Don't Own Me")  Less 1997 $208K / —
  • Primary photo for Grace of My HeartGrace of My Heart Writer ("My Secret Love") (as Lesley S. Gore)  Less 1996 $5MM $618K / —
  • Primary photo for C'était le 12 du 12 et Chili avait les bluesC'était le 12 du 12 et Chili avait les blues Performer ("It's My Party (And I'll Cry if I Want To)")  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for MermaidsMermaids Performer ("It's My Party")  Less 1990 $31MM $35MM / —
  • Primary photo for Problem ChildProblem Child Performer ("IT'S MY PARTY") (as Leslie Gore)  Less 1990 $10MM $53MM / $72MM
  • Primary photo for WaxworkWaxwork Performer ("It's My Party")  Less 1988 $808K / —
  • Primary photo for HairsprayHairspray Performer ("You Don't Own Me")  Less 1988 $2MM $6.7MM / —
  • Primary photo for The Year My Voice BrokeThe Year My Voice Broke Performer ("That's the Way Boys are")  Less 1987 $214K / —
  • Primary photo for Gimme an 'F'Gimme an 'F' Writer ("1-2-3-4 Rock and Roll") (as L. Gore)  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for FameFame Lyrics ("Hot Lunch Jam" (1979), "Out Here On My Own" (1980))  Less 1980 $21 / —
  • Primary photo for On Location with: FAMEOn Location with: FAME (Short) Writer ("Hot Lunch Jam")  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for Ski PartySki Party Herself, Performer ("Sunshine, Lollipops and Rainbows")  Less 1965
  • Primary photo for The Girls on the BeachThe Girls on the Beach Herself, Performer ("Leave Me Alone", "It's Gotta Be You") (uncredited)  Less 1965
  • Primary photo for The PawnbrokerThe Pawnbroker Performer ("I Don't Wanna Be a Loser") (uncredited)  Less 1964 $930K
  • Primary photo for The T.A.M.I. ShowThe T.A.M.I. Show Herself, Performer ("It's My Party", "Judy's Turn to Cry", "You Don't Own Me", "Maybe I Know", "You Didn't Look Around", "Hey Now")  Less 1964
Past Television (45 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Operación triunfoOperación triunfo (TV Series) Lyrics ("Out Here On My Own") (1 episode, 2018)  Less 2018 1
    • Gala 9 (Jan 2, 2018) Lyrics ("Out Here On My Own")  Less
  • Primary photo for The Handmaid's TaleThe Handmaid's Tale (TV Series) Performer ("You Don't Own Me") (1 episode, 2017)  Less 2017 1
    • Offred (Apr 26, 2017) Performer ("You Don't Own Me") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for FeudFeud (TV Series) Performer ("You Don't Own Me") (1 episode, 2017)  Less 2017 1
    • Abandoned! (Apr 16, 2017) Performer ("You Don't Own Me") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Please Like MePlease Like Me (TV Series) Performer ("Sunshine, Lollipops, and Rainbows") (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016 1
    • Souvlaki (Dec 14, 2016) Performer ("Sunshine, Lollipops, and Rainbows")  Less
  • Primary photo for The VoiceThe Voice (TV Series) Lyrics ("Out Here on My Own") (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015 1
  • Primary photo for HappyishHappyish (TV Series) Performer ("Sunshine, Lollipops And Rainbows") (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015 1
  • Primary photo for Rude TubeRude Tube (TV Series) Performer ("Sunshine, Lollipops and Rainbows") (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013 1
    • Rude'lympics (Aug 20, 2013) Performer ("Sunshine, Lollipops and Rainbows") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for American Horror StoryAmerican Horror Story (TV Series) Performer ("You Don't Own Me") (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012 1
  • Primary photo for GleeGlee (TV Series) Writer ("Out Here On My Own") (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011 1
    • Asian F (Oct 4, 2011) Writer ("Out Here On My Own") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Atop the Fourth WallAtop the Fourth Wall (TV Series) Performer ("It's My Party", "Just Let Me Cry") (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011 1
  • Primary photo for LærkevejLærkevej (TV Series) Performer ("It's my Party") (3 episodes, 2010)  Less 2010 3
  • Primary photo for Uvolnete se, prosímUvolnete se, prosím (TV Series) Lyrics ("Out Here On My Own") (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009 1
  • Primary photo for SupernaturalSupernatural (TV Series) Performer ("It's My Party") (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008 1
    • Ghostfacers (Apr 24, 2008) Performer ("It's My Party")  Less
  • Primary photo for TV Land ConfidentialTV Land Confidential (TV Series) Herself - Interviewee (1 episode, 2007), Performer ("It's My Party") (1 episode, 2007)  Less 2007 1
    • Music (Aug 8, 2007) Herself - Interviewee, Performer ("It's My Party")  Less
  • Primary photo for La tele de tu vidaLa tele de tu vida (TV Series) Writer ("Out Here On My Own") (1 episode, 2007)  Less 2007 1
    • Episode #1.26 (Jul 6, 2007) Writer ("Out Here On My Own")  Less
  • Primary photo for The WireThe Wire (TV Series) Performer ("It's My Party") (1 episode, 2003)  Less 2003 1
    • Hot Shots (Jun 15, 2003) Performer ("It's My Party") (as Leslie Gore) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Star SearchStar Search (TV Series) Writer ("Out Here on My Own") (1 episode, 2003)  Less 2003 1
  • Primary photo for American Idol: The Search for a SuperstarAmerican Idol: The Search for a Superstar (TV Series) Writer ("Out Here On My Own") (1 episode, 2003)  Less 2003 1
  • Primary photo for Deutschland sucht den SuperstarDeutschland sucht den Superstar (TV Series) Writer ("Out Here on My Own") (1 episode, 2003)  Less 2003 1
  • Primary photo for Idols!Idols! (TV Series) Writer ("Out Here on My Own") (1 episode, 2002)  Less 2002 1
    • Workshop #1 (Dec 21, 2002) Writer ("Out Here on My Own")  Less
  • Primary photo for MartineMartine (TV Movie) Lyrics ("Out Here on my Own")  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Un paso adelanteUn paso adelante (TV Series) Lyrics ("Out Here on My Own") (1 episode, 2002)  Less 2002 1
  • Primary photo for Hollywood Rocks the Movies: The Early Years (1955-1970)Hollywood Rocks the Movies: The Early Years (1955-1970) (TV Movie) Herself (uncredited), Performer ("Leave Me Alone", "It's My Party", "Judy's Turn To Cry"), Writer ("Leave Me Alone")  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Murphy BrownMurphy Brown (TV Series) Lesley Gore (1 episode, 1998)  Less 1998 1
  • Primary photo for CybillCybill (TV Series) Performer ("It's My Party") (1 episode, 1995)  Less 1995 1
  • Primary photo for The SimpsonsThe Simpsons (TV Series) Performer ("Sunshine, Lollipops and Rainbows") (1 episode, 1993)  Less 1993 1
    • Marge on the Lam (Nov 4, 1993) Performer ("Sunshine, Lollipops and Rainbows") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Lo Kolel SherutLo Kolel Sherut (TV Series) Writer ("Pesha") (1 episode, 1993), Music ("Levadi") (1 episode, 1991)  Less 1991–1993 2
  • Primary photo for The Wonder YearsThe Wonder Years (TV Series) Performer ("It's My Party") (1 episode, 1992)  Less 1992 1
    • Kevin Delivers (Nov 25, 1992) Performer ("It's My Party") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Designing WomenDesigning Women (TV Series) Performer ("It's My Party") (1 episode, 1991)  Less 1991 1
  • Primary photo for Beverly Hills, 90210Beverly Hills, 90210 (TV Series) Performer ("It's My Party") (1 episode, 1991)  Less 1991 1
  • Primary photo for Bowzer's Rock 'n Roll PartyBowzer's Rock 'n Roll Party (TV Movie) Actress  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for The CharmingsThe Charmings (TV Series) Performer ("It's My Party") (1 episode, 1987)  Less 1987 1
  • Primary photo for FameFame (TV Series) Music ("Out Here On My Own") (1 episode, 1984), Lyrics ("Out Here On My Own") (1 episode, 1984), Lyrics ("Hot Lunch Jam") (1 episode, 1982)  Less 1982–1984 2
    • Stages (Mar 4, 1984) Lyrics ("Out Here On My Own"), Music ("Out Here On My Own")  Less
    • A Special Place (May 6, 1982) Lyrics ("Hot Lunch Jam") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for ABC Afterschool SpecialsABC Afterschool Specials (TV Series) Original Song (1 episode, 1983)  Less 1983 1
  • Primary photo for Un, dos, tres... responda otra vezUn, dos, tres... responda otra vez (TV Series) Lyrics ("S' Wonderful / Hot Lunch Jam") (1 episode, 1983)  Less 1983 1
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Johnny CarsonThe Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (TV Series) Writer ("Other Lady") (1 episode, 1982)  Less 1982 1
  • Primary photo for The 53rd Annual Academy AwardsThe 53rd Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) Writer ("Out Here on My Own")  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for Toast of the TownToast of the Town (TV Series) Performer ("I Could Have Danced All Night", " (You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman") (1 episode, 1969), Herself (1 episode, 1969)  Less 1969 1
    • Episode #22.33 (Jun 1, 1969) Herself, Performer ("I Could Have Danced All Night", " (You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Pied Piper of AstroworldThe Pied Piper of Astroworld (TV Movie) Bo Peep  Less 1968
  • Primary photo for Vacation TimeVacation Time (TV Series) Performer ("Sunshine, Lollipops and Rainbows")  Less 1962–1968
  • Primary photo for BatmanBatman (TV Series) Pussycat (2 episodes, 1967), Performer ("California Nights") (1 episode, 1967), Performer ("Maybe Now") (1 episode, 1967)  Less 1967 2
    • Scat! Darn Catwoman (Jan 25, 1967) Pussycat, Performer ("Maybe Now") (uncredited)  Less
    • That Darn Catwoman (Jan 19, 1967) Pussycat, Performer ("California Nights") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for BandstandBandstand (TV Series) Performer ("Treat Me Like A Lady") (1 episode, 1966), Herself (1 episode, 1966)  Less 1966 1
    • Episode #10.4 (Oct 1, 1966) Herself, Performer ("Treat Me Like A Lady")  Less
  • Primary photo for The Donna Reed ShowThe Donna Reed Show (TV Series) Performer ("It's My Party", "We Know We're in Love") (1 episode, 1966), Herself (1 episode, 1966), Writer ("We Know We're in Love") (1 episode, 1966)  Less 1966 1
    • By-Line--Jeff Stone (Mar 19, 1966) Herself, Performer ("It's My Party", "We Know We're in Love"), Writer ("We Know We're in Love")  Less
  • Primary photo for Hollywood a Go GoHollywood a Go Go (TV Series) Performer ("It's My Party", "Sunshine, Lollipops and Roses" (aka "Sunshine, Lollipops and Rainbows")) (1 episode, 1965), Herself (1 episode, 1965)  Less 1965 1
    • Episode #1.54 (Dec 25, 1965) Herself, Performer ("It's My Party", "Sunshine, Lollipops and Roses" (aka "Sunshine, Lollipops and Rainbows"))  Less
  • Primary photo for Shindig!Shindig! (TV Series) Herself - Singer (2 episodes, 1965), Performer ("Gee, Baby, I'm Sorry", "All of My Life", "The Look of Love") (1 episode, 1965), Performer ("It's My Party", "Judy's Turn to Cry", "My Town, My Guy and Me") (1 episode, 1965), Writer ("My Town, My Guy and Me") (1 episode, 1965)  Less 1965 2
    • Episode #2.5 (Sep 30, 1965) Herself - Singer, Performer ("It's My Party", "Judy's Turn to Cry", "My Town, My Guy and Me"), Writer ("My Town, My Guy and Me")  Less
    • Episode #1.30 (Apr 7, 1965) Herself - Singer, Performer ("Gee, Baby, I'm Sorry", "All of My Life", "The Look of Love")  Less
Self (53 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Sharon Isbin: TroubadourSharon Isbin: Troubadour Herself - interviewee  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for In the LifeIn the Life (TV Series) Guest Host (2004)  Less 1993–2012
  • Primary photo for Airplay: The Rise and Fall of Rock RadioAirplay: The Rise and Fall of Rock Radio Herself  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for An Evening with Quincy JonesAn Evening with Quincy Jones (TV Movie) Herself  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for TV Land ConfidentialTV Land Confidential (TV Series) Herself - Interviewee (1 episode, 2007)  Less 2007
    • Music (Aug 8, 2007) Herself - Interviewee  Less
  • Primary photo for Party Planner with David TuteraParty Planner with David Tutera (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2005)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Rock at FiftyRock at Fifty (TV Movie) Herself  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Hollywood SquaresHollywood Squares (TV Series) Herself - Panelist (2 episodes, 2002)  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for BiographyBiography (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2001)  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Walk on By: The Story of Popular SongWalk on By: The Story of Popular Song (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2001)  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Quincy Jones... The First 50 YearsQuincy Jones... The First 50 Years (TV Movie) Herself  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for Golden Age of Rock'n'RollGolden Age of Rock'n'Roll (TV Series) Herself  Less 1991– 
  • Primary photo for Listen Up: The Lives of Quincy JonesListen Up: The Lives of Quincy Jones Herself  Less 1990 $777K / —
  • Primary photo for Legendary Ladies of Rock & RollLegendary Ladies of Rock & Roll (TV Special) Herself  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for Deja ViewDeja View (Video) Herself  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for Good Time Rock 'n' RollGood Time Rock 'n' Roll (TV Movie) Herself  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for Our TimeOur Time (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1985)  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for The $10,000 PyramidThe $10,000 Pyramid (TV Series) Herself - Celebrity Contestant (1 episode, 1977)  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for Good Old DaysGood Old Days (TV Special) Herself  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for The Bobby Vinton ShowThe Bobby Vinton Show (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1977)  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for Sha Na NaSha Na Na (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1977)  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for The Midnight SpecialThe Midnight Special (TV Series) Herself - Host (1 episode, 1976)  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for Dinah!Dinah! (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1976)  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for BandstandBandstand (TV Series) Herself (4 episodes, 1963)  Less 1963–1975
    Show more
  • Primary photo for The Bob Braun ShowThe Bob Braun Show (TV Series) Herself - Vocalist (1 episode, 1972)  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for Rolf Harris ShowRolf Harris Show (TV Series) Herself - Singer (1 episode, 1971)  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for The Virginia Graham ShowThe Virginia Graham Show (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1971)  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for The Mike Douglas ShowThe Mike Douglas Show (TV Series) Herself - Vocalist / Herself (12 episodes, 1965)  Less 1965–1971
    Show more
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Johnny CarsonThe Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (TV Series) Herself / Herself - Guest (4 episodes, 1966)  Less 1966–1970
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  • Primary photo for The David Frost ShowThe David Frost Show (TV Series) Herself (2 episodes, 1970)  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for The Rolf Harris ShowThe Rolf Harris Show (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1970)  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for Toast of the TownToast of the Town (TV Series) Herself - Singer / Herself (4 episodes, 1963)  Less 1963–1970
    Show more
  • Primary photo for Playboy After DarkPlayboy After Dark (TV Series) Herself - Singer / Herself (2 episodes, 1970)  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for DellaDella (TV Series) Herself (2 episodes, 1969)  Less 1969–1970
  • Primary photo for The John Gary ShowThe John Gary Show (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1969)  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for The Joey Bishop ShowThe Joey Bishop Show (TV Series) Herself (3 episodes, 1967)  Less 1967–1968
  • Primary photo for Binnen en BuitenBinnen en Buiten (TV Series) Herself - Performer (1 episode, 1967)  Less 1967
  • Primary photo for The Match GameThe Match Game (TV Series) Herself - Team Captain (5 episodes, 1967)  Less 1967
    • Episode #6.30 (Oct 13, 1967) Herself - Team Captain (as Miss Lesley Gore)  Less
    • Episode #6.29 (Oct 12, 1967) Herself - Team Captain (as Miss Lesley Gore)  Less
    • Episode #6.28 (Oct 11, 1967) Herself - Team Captain (as Miss Lesley Gore)  Less
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  • Primary photo for The Swinging Sounds of Expo 67The Swinging Sounds of Expo 67 (TV Movie) Herself  Less 1967
  • Primary photo for Malibu U.Malibu U. (TV Series) Herself - Singer (1 episode)  Less 1967– 
  • Primary photo for The Andy Williams ShowThe Andy Williams Show (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1966)  Less 1966
  • Primary photo for Where the Action IsWhere the Action Is (TV Series) Herself (2 episodes, 1966)  Less 1966
  • Primary photo for HullabalooHullabaloo (TV Series) Herself / Herself - Singer / Herself - Performer (3 episodes, 1965)  Less 1965–1966
  • Primary photo for The Donna Reed ShowThe Donna Reed Show (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1966)  Less 1966
  • Primary photo for Hollywood a Go GoHollywood a Go Go (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1965)  Less 1965
  • Primary photo for Shindig!Shindig! (TV Series) Herself - Singer (2 episodes, 1965)  Less 1965
  • Primary photo for FanfareFanfare (TV Series) Herself - Singer (1 episode, 1965)  Less 1965
  • Primary photo for Top of the PopsTop of the Pops (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1964)  Less 1964
  • Primary photo for The Lloyd Thaxton ShowThe Lloyd Thaxton Show (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1964)  Less 1964
  • Primary photo for Thank Your Lucky StarsThank Your Lucky Stars (TV Series) Herself (2 episodes, 1963)  Less 1963–1964
  • Primary photo for The Beat RoomThe Beat Room (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1964)  Less 1964
  • Primary photo for Open HouseOpen House (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1964)  Less 1964
  • Primary photo for The Keefe Brasselle ShowThe Keefe Brasselle Show (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1963)  Less 1963
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