Ne-Yo

Soundtrack | Actor | Composer
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KNOWN FOR 
Battle Los Angeles (2011) | Red Tails (2012) | The Princess and the Frog (2009)
AWARDS 
2 wins & 17 nominations More »
AKA 
Shaffer Smith aka Ne-Yo | Shaffer 'Ne-Yo' Smith | Shaffer Smith
BORN 
Oct 18, 1982 (age 35)
HEIGHT 
5' 8" (1.73m)

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Past Film & Video (78 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (69 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Step Up: High WaterStep Up: High Water (TV Series) Sage Odom (10 episodes, 2018)  Less 2018 10
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  • Primary photo for South ParkSouth Park (TV Series) Writer ("Unfaithful") (1 episode, 2017)  Less 2017 1
  • Primary photo for Hollywood Game NightHollywood Game Night (TV Series) Writer ("Let Me Love You (Until You Learn to Love Yourself)") (1 episode, 2017), Himself - Celebrity Player (1 episode, 2017)  Less 2017 1
    • Super Duper Store Night (Jul 6, 2017) Himself - Celebrity Player, Writer ("Let Me Love You (Until You Learn to Love Yourself)") (as Shaffer Smith)  Less
  • Primary photo for The VoiceThe Voice (TV Series) Writer ("Closer") (2 episodes, 2012), Writer ("Unfaithful") (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2012–2017 3
  • Primary photo for Tvoje tvár má známý hlasTvoje tvár má známý hlas (TV Series) Writer ("Closer") (1 episode, 2017)  Less 2017 1
  • Primary photo for Lip Sync BattleLip Sync Battle (TV Series) Writer ("Let Me Love You (Until You Learn to Love Yourself)") (1 episode, 2017), Performer ("Let Me Love You (Until You Learn to Love Yourself)") (1 episode, 2017), Himself - Competitor (1 episode, 2017)  Less 2017 1
    • Taye Diggs vs. Ne-Yo (Apr 27, 2017) Himself - Competitor, Performer ("Let Me Love You (Until You Learn to Love Yourself)"), Writer ("Let Me Love You (Until You Learn to Love Yourself)")  Less
  • Primary photo for Teen Choice Awards 2016Teen Choice Awards 2016 (TV Movie) Himself - Performer, Performer ("What's Going On")  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for TripTankTripTank (TV Series) All Voices for Loud Ninja (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016 1
    • Sick Day (Jul 4, 2016) All Voices for Loud Ninja (voice)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Mindy ProjectThe Mindy Project (TV Series) Marcus (2 episodes, 2016)  Less 2016 2
  • Primary photo for EmpireEmpire (TV Series) Ne-Yo (1 episode, 2015), Writer ("Last Night") (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2015–2016 2
    • Time Shall Unfold (Apr 20, 2016) Writer ("Last Night") (uncredited)  Less
    • Be True (Oct 21, 2015) Ne-Yo (as Shaffer 'Ne-Yo' Smith)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Brontes at the BBCThe Brontes at the BBC (TV Movie) Writer ("Irreplaceable") (uncredited)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for The Wiz Live!The Wiz Live! (TV Movie) Tin-Man  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for 20 Moments That Rocked Pop20 Moments That Rocked Pop (TV Movie) Writer ("So Sick")  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Sharknado 3: Oh Hell No!Sharknado 3: Oh Hell No! (TV Movie) Agent Devoreaux  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy FallonThe Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) Writer ("Time of Our Lives") (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015 1
  • Primary photo for Rap Critic ReviewsRap Critic Reviews (TV Series) Performer ("Time of Our Lives", "Give Me Everything") (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015 1
  • Primary photo for Jimmy Kimmel Live!Jimmy Kimmel Live! (TV Series) Writer ("Time of Our Lives") (1 episode, 2014), Himself - Musical Guest (1 episode, 2014), Performer ("Time of Our Lives") (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2014 1
    • Chris Pine/Evangeline Lilly/Pitbull & Ne-Yo (Nov 25, 2014) Himself - Musical Guest, Performer ("Time of Our Lives"), Writer ("Time of Our Lives") (as Shaffer Smith)  Less
  • Primary photo for American Music Awards 2014American Music Awards 2014 (TV Special) Himself - Performer, Performer ("Time of Our Lives"), Writer ("Time of Our Lives") (as Shaffer Smith)  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Dancing with the StarsDancing with the Stars (TV Series) Soundtrack (1 episode, 2014), Writer ("Give Me Everything") (1 episode, 2014), Writer ("Let Me Love You (Until You Learn to Love Yourself)") (1 episode, 2012), Writer ("Irreplaceable") (1 episode, 2008), Performer ("Let Me Love You (Until You Learn to Love Yourself)") (1 episode, 2012), Writer ("Spotlight") (1 episode, 2009), Himself - Musical guest (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2008–2014 4
    • Week 6: Pitbull Night (Oct 20, 2014) Soundtrack ("Give Me Everything"), Writer ("Give Me Everything")  Less
    • Week 7 & 8 Elimination (Nov 13, 2012) Himself - Musical guest, Performer ("Let Me Love You (Until You Learn to Love Yourself)"), Writer ("Let Me Love You (Until You Learn to Love Yourself)")  Less
    • Round Three (Oct 5, 2009) Writer ("Spotlight") (uncredited)  Less
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  • Primary photo for 21 Coolest Collabs of the 21st Century21 Coolest Collabs of the 21st Century (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage), Performer ("Give Me Everything")  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Todd's Pop Song ReviewsTodd's Pop Song Reviews (TV Series) Writer ("Irreplaceable") (2 episodes, 2010), Writer ("Give Me Everything") (1 episode, 2011), Writer ("Let Me Love You") (1 episode, 2009), Performer ("Give Me Everything") (1 episode, 2012), Writer ("Give Me Everything", "Irreplaceable") (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2009–2014 5
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  • Primary photo for Underground KingsUnderground Kings (TV Series) Writer ("Ridiculous") (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2014 1
    • The Reveal Writer ("Ridiculous") (as Shaffer Smith)  Less
  • Primary photo for Person of InterestPerson of Interest (TV Series) Writer ("Give Me Everything") (1 episode, 2013), Performer ("Give Me Everything") (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013 1
    • Lady Killer (Oct 8, 2013) Performer ("Give Me Everything"), Writer ("Give Me Everything") (as Shaffer Smith)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show with Jay LenoThe Tonight Show with Jay Leno (TV Series) Writer ("Closer") (14 episodes, 2011), Writer ("Give Me Everything") (5 episodes, 2011), Performer ("Give Me Everything") (2 episodes, 2011), Himself - 'Give Me Everything' Video (1 episode, 2011), Writer ("Pretty Girl Rock") (1 episode, 2010), Himself - Musical Guest (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2010–2013 20
    • Episode #21.154 (May 24, 2013) Writer ("Closer") (uncredited)  Less
    • Episode #21.131 (Apr 23, 2013) Writer ("Closer") (uncredited)  Less
    • Episode #21.116 (Mar 25, 2013) Writer ("Closer") (uncredited)  Less
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  • Primary photo for 2013 Billboard Music Awards2013 Billboard Music Awards (TV Special) Himself - Nominee & Performer, Writer ("Play Hard")  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for GleeGlee (TV Series) Writer ("Take a Bow") (1 episode, 2009), Writer ("Let Me Love You Until You Learn to Love Yourself") (1 episode, 2013), Writer ("Let Me Love You") (1 episode, 2012), Writer ("Spotlight") (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2009–2013 4
    • Naked (Jan 31, 2013) Writer ("Let Me Love You Until You Learn to Love Yourself") (uncredited)  Less
    • Heart (Feb 14, 2012) Writer ("Let Me Love You") (uncredited)  Less
    • Asian F (Oct 4, 2011) Writer ("Spotlight") (uncredited)  Less
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  • Primary photo for American Idol: The Search for a SuperstarAmerican Idol: The Search for a Superstar (TV Series) Soundtrack (1 episode, 2011), Performer ("Think Like a Man") (1 episode, 2012), Himself - Musical Guest (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2011–2012 2
    • Top 7 Results (Apr 12, 2012) Himself - Musical Guest, Performer ("Think Like a Man")  Less
    • 7 Finalists Compete (Apr 20, 2011) Soundtrack ("Closer")  Less
  • Primary photo for Saturday Night LiveSaturday Night Live (TV Series) Himself - Musical Guest (1 episode, 2012), Performer ("Let Me Love You (Until You Learn to Love Yourself)", "She Is") (1 episode, 2012), Writer ("Let Me Love You (Until You Learn to Love Yourself)", "She Is") (1 episode, 2012), Writer ("Russian Roulette") (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009–2012 2
    • Jamie Foxx/Ne-Yo (Dec 8, 2012) Himself - Musical Guest, Performer ("Let Me Love You (Until You Learn to Love Yourself)", "She Is"), Writer ("Let Me Love You (Until You Learn to Love Yourself)", "She Is")  Less
    • Blake Lively/Rihanna (Dec 5, 2009) Writer ("Russian Roulette")  Less
  • Primary photo for 9021090210 (TV Series) Soundtrack (2 episodes, 2008), Ne-Yo (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2008–2012 2
    • 99 Problems (Nov 26, 2012) Ne-Yo, Soundtrack ("Let Me Love You (Until You Learn To Love Yourself)", "Let's Go") (uncredited)  Less
    • There's No Place Like Homecoming (Oct 28, 2008) Soundtrack ("Closer") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Late Show with David LettermanLate Show with David Letterman (TV Series) Himself - Musical Guest (3 episodes, 2010), Writer ("Pretty Girl Rock") (1 episode, 2011), Writer ("Let Me Love You (Until You Learn to Love Yourself)") (1 episode, 2012), Performer ("Let Me Love You (Until You Learn to Love Yourself)") (1 episode, 2012), Writer ("One in a Million") (1 episode, 2010), Performer ("One in a Million") (1 episode, 2010), Performer ("Heroes") (1 episode, 2010), Writer ("Russian Roulette") (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009–2012 5
    • Episode #20.37 (Nov 6, 2012) Himself - Musical Guest, Performer ("Let Me Love You (Until You Learn to Love Yourself)"), Writer ("Let Me Love You (Until You Learn to Love Yourself)")  Less
    • Episode #18.65 (Jan 4, 2011) Writer ("Pretty Girl Rock") (uncredited)  Less
    • Episode #18.44 (Nov 17, 2010) Himself - Musical Guest, Performer ("One in a Million") (uncredited), Writer ("One in a Million") (uncredited)  Less
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  • Primary photo for The X FactorThe X Factor (TV Series) Writer ("Let Me Love You (Until You Learn to Love Yourself)") (1 episode, 2012), Performer ("Let Me Love You (Until You Learn to Love Yourself)") (1 episode, 2012), Writer ("Spotlight") (1 episode, 2010), Writer ("Every Breath You Take/Beautiful Monster") (1 episode, 2012), Himself - Special Guest (1 episode, 2012), Writer ("Russian Roulette") (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009–2012 4
    • Live Show 4 (Oct 27, 2012) Writer ("Every Breath You Take/Beautiful Monster") (uncredited)  Less
    • Live Results Show 1 (Oct 7, 2012) Himself - Special Guest, Performer ("Let Me Love You (Until You Learn to Love Yourself)") (uncredited), Writer ("Let Me Love You (Until You Learn to Love Yourself)") (uncredited)  Less
    • Live Shows 1 (Oct 9, 2010) Writer ("Spotlight") (uncredited)  Less
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  • Primary photo for The X FactorThe X Factor (TV Series) Writer ("Let Me Love You (Until You Learn to Love Yourself)") (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012 1
    • Live Show 6 (Oct 22, 2012) Writer ("Let Me Love You (Until You Learn to Love Yourself)")  Less
  • Primary photo for Voice - Danmarks største stemmeVoice - Danmarks største stemme (TV Series) Writer ("Russian Roulette") (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012 1
    • Anden blindtest (Sep 22, 2012) Writer ("Russian Roulette") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Teen Choice Awards 2012Teen Choice Awards 2012 (TV Special) Performer ("Let's Go") (uncredited), Writer ("Let's Go") (as Shaffer Smith) (uncredited)  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for So You Think You Can DanceSo You Think You Can Dance (TV Series) Writer ("Mad") (2 episodes, 2009), Performer ("Beautiful Monster") (2 episodes, 2010), Performer ("Mad") (2 episodes, 2009), Writer ("Beautiful Monster") (2 episodes, 2010), Himself - Guest Performer (2 episodes, 2006), Performer ("Make It Work") (2 episodes, 2007), Performer ("Sexy Love") (2 episodes, 2006), Performer ("Can We Chill") (1 episode, 2008), Performer ("Closer") (1 episode, 2008), Writer ("Let Me Love You", "Take a Bow") (1 episode, 2011), Performer ("By My Side") (1 episode, 2009), Writer ("Let Me Love You") (1 episode, 2005), Performer ("Hands in the Air") (1 episode, 2012), Writer ("Make It Work") (1 episode, 2007)  Less 2005–2012 14
    • Top 20 Perform, Part 2 (Jul 18, 2012) Performer ("Hands in the Air")  Less
    • Top 8 Perform (Jul 27, 2011) Writer ("Let Me Love You", "Take a Bow") (as Shaffer Smith)  Less
    • 1 of 9 Voted Off (Jul 1, 2010) Himself - Guest Performer, Performer ("Beautiful Monster"), Writer ("Beautiful Monster")  Less
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  • Primary photo for Empire Girls: Julissa & AdrienneEmpire Girls: Julissa & Adrienne (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2012), Performer ("Live It Up") (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012 1
    • Oh Say Can You See (Jun 24, 2012) Himself, Performer ("Live It Up") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for GirlsGirls (TV Series) Writer ("Pretty Girl Rock") (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012 1
    • The Return (May 20, 2012) Writer ("Pretty Girl Rock") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for No me la puc treure del capNo me la puc treure del cap (TV Series) Writer ("Give Me Everything") (1 episode, 2012), Performer ("Give Me Everything") (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012 1
    • Cançons infantils (Apr 5, 2012) Performer ("Give Me Everything"), Writer ("Give Me Everything")  Less
  • Primary photo for ConanConan (TV Series) Writer ("Give Me Everything") (1 episode, 2011), Himself - Musical Guest (1 episode, 2012), Performer ("Leave You Alone") (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2011–2012 2
  • Primary photo for Banda sonoraBanda sonora (TV Series) Writer ("Give Me Everything") (1 episode, 2012), Performer ("Give Me Everything") (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012 1
    • Episode #8.5 (Jan 30, 2012) Performer ("Give Me Everything"), Writer ("Give Me Everything")  Less
  • Primary photo for The Hot 10The Hot 10 (TV Series) Thanks (2 episodes, 2011)  Less 2011 2
  • Primary photo for The Footy ShowThe Footy Show (TV Series) Writer ("Give Me Everything") (1 episode, 2011), Performer ("Give Me Everything") (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011 1
    • The Grand Final Footy Show (Sep 29, 2011) Performer ("Give Me Everything") (uncredited), Writer ("Give Me Everything") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Canada SingsCanada Sings (TV Series) Writer ("Closer") (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011 1
  • Primary photo for So You Think You Can Dance CanadaSo You Think You Can Dance Canada (TV Series) Performer ("Give Me Everything") (1 episode, 2011), Performer ("Nobody") (1 episode, 2010), Performer ("Closer") (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008–2011 3
    • Top 14 Performance (Aug 8, 2011) Performer ("Give Me Everything")  Less
    • Top 18 Results (Sep 7, 2010) Performer ("Nobody")  Less
    • Top 10 (Nov 12, 2008) Performer ("Closer")  Less
  • Primary photo for Teen SpiritTeen Spirit (TV Movie) Performer ("Give Me Everything"), Writer ("Give Me Everything") (as Shaffer Smith)  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Dancing with the StarsDancing with the Stars (TV Series) Writer ("Russian Roulette") (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011 1
    • Episode #11.4 (May 29, 2011) Writer ("Russian Roulette") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Idool 2011Idool 2011 (TV Series) Writer ("Take a Bow") (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011 1
    • Liveshow 1 (Mar 18, 2011) Writer ("Take a Bow")  Less
  • Primary photo for CSI: NYCSI: NY (TV Series) The Handsome Man (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011 1
    • Smooth Criminal (Feb 11, 2011) The Handsome Man (as Shaffer Smith aka Ne-Yo)  Less
  • Primary photo for X FactorX Factor (TV Series) Writer ("Russian Roulette") (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010 1
    • 5. Live Show (Oct 19, 2010) Writer ("Russian Roulette")  Less
  • Primary photo for 2010 Soul Train Awards2010 Soul Train Awards (TV Special) Himself, Performer ("Medley: Champagne Life, One in a Million"), Writer ("Medley: Champagne Life, One in a Million")  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for ES.TV HDES.TV HD (TV Series) Performer ("Mad") (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010 1
  • Primary photo for Dreams Come True: A Celebration of Disney AnimationDreams Come True: A Celebration of Disney Animation (TV Movie) Himself, Acknowledgment  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Angela and FriendsAngela and Friends (TV Series) Writer ("Russian Roulette") (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009 1
    • Episode #1.9 (Nov 19, 2009) Writer ("Russian Roulette")  Less
  • Primary photo for Live from Studio FiveLive from Studio Five (TV Series) Performer ("Hate That I Love You") (1 episode, 2009), Writer ("Hate That I Love You") (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009 1
    • Episode #1.39 (Nov 5, 2009) Performer ("Hate That I Love You"), Writer ("Hate That I Love You")  Less
  • Primary photo for Radio 1's Big WeekendRadio 1's Big Weekend (TV Movie) Himself, Performer ("Closer")  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for IdolsIdols (TV Series) Writer ("Closer") (1 episode, 2009), Writer ("Irreplaceable") (1 episode, 2007), Writer ("Let Me Love You") (1 episode, 2005), Writer ("Spotlight") (1 episode, 2009), Writer ("Unfaithful") (1 episode, 2007)  Less 2005–2009 5
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  • Primary photo for Divas IIDivas II (TV Movie) Writer ("I Can Feel You") (uncredited)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for MADtvMADtv (TV Series) News Anchor (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008 1
  • Primary photo for HollyoaksHollyoaks (TV Series) Soundtrack (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008 1
  • Primary photo for Gossip GirlGossip Girl (TV Series) Writer ("Happily Never After") (1 episode, 2008), Performer ("Closer") (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008 2
  • Primary photo for Operación triunfoOperación triunfo (TV Series) Writer ("Hate That I Love You") (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008 1
    • Gala 13 (Jul 8, 2008) Writer ("Hate That I Love You")  Less
  • Primary photo for IdolsIdols (TV Series) Writer ("Irreplaceable") (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008 1
  • Primary photo for Deutschland sucht den SuperstarDeutschland sucht den Superstar (TV Series) Writer ("Let Me Love You") (1 episode, 2008), Writer ("Unfaithful") (1 episode, 2007)  Less 2007–2008 2
  • Primary photo for Cashmere MafiaCashmere Mafia (TV Series) Writer ("Irreplacable") (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008 1
    • Pilot (Jan 6, 2008) Writer ("Irreplacable")  Less
  • Primary photo for The WireThe Wire (TV Series) Performer ("Because of You") (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008 1
    • More with Less (Jan 6, 2008) Performer ("Because of You")  Less
  • Primary photo for Idols!Idols! (TV Series) Writer ("Gallery", "Because of You") (1 episode, 2007)  Less 2007 1
    • Liveshow #0 (Dec 15, 2007) Writer ("Gallery", "Because of You")  Less
  • Primary photo for Macy's Thanksgiving Day ParadeMacy's Thanksgiving Day Parade (TV Movie) Himself, Performer ("Because of You")  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Australian IdolAustralian Idol (TV Series) Writer ("So Sick", "Let Me Love You") (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006 1
  • Primary photo for Alley Cats StrikeAlley Cats Strike (TV Movie) Writer ("Pedal To The Steel")  Less 2000
Self (179 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Archive Footage (5 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Entertainment TonightEntertainment Tonight (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2017)  Less 2017
    • Episode #36.276 (Jul 29, 2017) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for The InsiderThe Insider (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2017)  Less 2017
    • Episode #13.222 (May 27, 2017) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show with Jay LenoThe Tonight Show with Jay Leno (TV Series) Himself - 'Give Me Everything' Video (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011
    • Episode #19.200 (Aug 12, 2011) Himself - 'Give Me Everything' Video (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for 106 & Park Top 10 Live106 & Park Top 10 Live (TV Series) Himself - 'Because of You' Video / Himself (3 episodes, 2006)  Less 2006–2007
  • Primary photo for Video on TrialVideo on Trial (TV Series) Himself - Accused (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006
    • Episode #1.33 (Jul 2, 2006) Himself - Accused (archive footage)  Less
Other (2 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE

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