Jake Shears


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Jake Shears was born on October 3, 1978 in Seattle, Washington, USA as Jason F. Sellards. See full bio »

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 2018 Strictly Come Dancing: It Takes Two (TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #15.45 (2018) ... (performer: "Sad Song Backwards")
 2016 King Cobra (writer: "Filthy/Gorgeous" - as J. Sellards)
 2015 A Kylie Christmas: Live from the Royal Albert Hall (TV Special) (writer: "I Believe in You")
 2015/III Sisters (performer: "The Drop")
 2015 Glastonbury 2015 (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Mark Ronson (2015) ... (writer: "Somebody to Love Me")
 2015 Car Share (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.2 (2015) ... (writer: "I Believe in You")
 2015 I Am Michael (performer: "All I Want") / (writer: "Lights", "All I Want")
 2014 Strictly Come Dancing (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Week 8: Blackpool Special (2014) ... (writer: "I Don't Feel Like Dancin'" - uncredited)
 2014 Dumb and Dumber To (writer: "Filthy/Gorgeous" - as J. Sellards)
 2014 Coronation Street (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.8388 (2014) ... (writer: "Take Your Mama" - uncredited)
 2013 Bad Grandpa (writer: "I Don't Feel Like Dancin'" - as Justin Sellards)
 2013 So You Think You Can Dance (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Meet the Top 20 (2013) ... (writer: "Let's Have a Kiki" (Guwremix))
 2012 The Guilt Trip (writer: "Take Your Mama" - as Jason Sellards)
 2012 Glee (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Thanksgiving (2012) ... (writer: "Let's Have a Kiki/Turkey Lurkey Time" - uncredited)
 2012/I I Do (writer: "She's My Man")
 2012 Seeking a Friend for the End of the World (writer: "OOH" - as Jason Sellards)
 2012 Girls (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Hard Being Easy (2012) ... (writer: "Take Your Mama" - as Jason Sellards, uncredited)
 2011 Todd's Pop Song Reviews (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Party Rock Anthem (2011) ... (writer: "I Don't Feel Like Dancing")
 2011 The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #19.121 (2011) ... (writer: "Running Out")
 2011 Private Practice (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Hardest Part (2011) ... (writer: "Whole New Way" - uncredited)
 2011 20 to 1 (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Adults Only 20 to 1: Naughty Trends (2011) ... (writer: "Filthy/Gorgeous" - uncredited)
 2011 Late Show with David Letterman (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #18.92 (2011) ... (writer: "Running Out" - uncredited)
 2010 Royal Pains (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Comfort's Overrated (2010) ... (writer: "Running Out" - uncredited)
 2010 iTunes Festival London 2010 (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.2 (2010) ... (writer: "Fire With Fire", "Any Which Way")
 2010 Shrek Forever After (writer: "Isn't It Strange" - as Jason Sellards)
  Live from Studio Five (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2010) (writer - 1 episode, 2010)
- Episode #1.106 (2010) ... (performer: "Filthy/Gorgeous") / (writer: "Filthy/Gorgeous")
  Dancing on Ice (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2010) (writer - 1 episode, 2010)
- Episode #5.4 (2010) ... (performer: "I Don't Feel Like Dancin'") / (writer: "I Don't Feel Like Dancin'")
 2009 Loose Women (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #14.75 (2009) ... (writer: "I Don't Feel Like Dancin'")
 2009 The X Factor: Celebrity (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #6.26 (2009) ... (writer: "I Don't Feel Like Dancin'" - uncredited)
 2006-2009 Big Love (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- On Trial (2009) ... (writer: "Take Your Mama")
- Where There's a Will (2006) ... (writer: "Take Your Mama")
 2008 Kath & Kim (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Pilot (2008) ... (writer: "Filthy Gorgeous" - uncredited)
 2008 How to Lose Friends & Alienate People (writer: "I Don't Feel Like Dancin'" - as Jason Sellards)
 2008 Torchwood (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Something Borrowed (2008) ... (writer: "Filthy/Gorgeous" - uncredited)
 2007 Jake's Adventures in Dollyworld (TV Movie documentary) (performer: "Calm On The Water")
 2007 Doctor Who (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Last of the Time Lords (2007) ... (writer: "I Can't Decide" - as Jason Sellards)
 2007 Ugly Betty (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- I'm Coming Out (2007) ... (writer: "Ooh" - uncredited)
 2007 Smiley Face (writer: "Filthy/Gorgeous" - as Jason Sellards)
 2006 It's a Boy Girl Thing (writer: "Filthy/Gorgeous" - as Jason Sellards)
 2006 Ramsay's Kitchen Nightmares (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Morgans (2006) ... (writer: "Take Your Mama" - uncredited)
 2006 Heroes (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Chapter Ten 'Six Months Ago' (2006) ... (writer: "Take Your Mama" - uncredited)
 2006 SingStar Rocks! (Video Game) (writer: "Take Your Mama")
 2005 Kylie 'Showgirl': The Greatest Hits Tour (Video) (writer: "I Believe in You")
 2005 ShakespeaRe-Told (TV Mini-Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Much Ado About Nothing (2005) ... (writer: "Laura")
 2005 Tony Hawk's American Wasteland (Video Game) (writer: "Filthy/Gorgeous" - as Jason Shellards)
 2005 Idol - Jakten på en superstjerne (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Topp 50 #3 (2005) ... (writer: "Laura")
 2005 Smallville (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Unsafe (2005) ... (writer: "Laura" - uncredited)
 2004 51º edición de los premios Ondas (TV Special) (writer: "I Believe In You")
 2004 Nordic Music Awards 2004 (TV Special) (writer: "I Believe In You")
 2004 FIFA Football 2005 (Video Game) (writer: "Take Your Mama")
 2004 Layer Cake (writer: "Tits on the Radio" - as Jason Sellards)
 2004 One Tree Hill (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Desperate Kingdom of Love (2004) ... (writer: "Take Your Mama" - uncredited)
 2003 Party Monster (writer: "It Can't Come Quickly Enough" - as Jason Sellards)
 1993 Quelli che... il calcio (TV Series) (writer: "I don't feel like dancing")
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Other Works:

He and Jason Garden wrote the music and lyrics for the musical, "Tales of the City: A New Musical," in an American Contemporary Theatre production in San Francisco, California. Jeff Whitty was librettist. The musical is based on the novel by Amistead Maupin's Tales of the City" and "More Tales of the City." Jason Moore was ... See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Articles | 2 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Official Sites:

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Alternate Names:

Jason Sellards | Scissor Sisters

Height:

5' 8" (1.73 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

I may look like sunshine, but I have a very dark sense of humor. I am obsessed with horror films and was always going to be a horror writer.

Trivia:

Has been vocalist for alternative band "Scissor Scissors" since 2002. As he and his fellow band members Babydaddy and Del Marquis are openly gay, the group has become popular in the gay and lesbian community. See more »

Star Sign:

Libra

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