k.d. lang

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Kathryn Dawn Lang, OC (born November 2, 1961), known by her stage name k.d. lang, is a Canadian pop and country singer-songwriter and occasional actress. She gives her name in lowercase letters, with the given names contracted to initials and no space between these initials. Lang has won both Juno Awards and Grammy Awards for her musical performances; hits include "Constant Craving" and "Miss Chatelaine". She has contributed songs to movie soundtracks and has teamed with musicians such as Roy Orbison, Tony Bennett, Elton John and Anne Murray. Lang is also known for being a vegan as well as an animal rights, gay rights and Tibetan human rights activist. She performed Leonard Cohen's "Hallelujah" live at the opening ceremony of the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver, Canada.     Description above from the Wikipedia article k.d. lang, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.  

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The Black Dahlia (2006)

Lee Blanchard and Bucky Bleichert are former boxers-turned-cops in 1940s Los Angeles and, when an aspiring young actress turns up dead, Blanchard and Bleichert must grapple with corruption, narcissism, stag films and family madness as they pursue the killer.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Brian De Palma
CAST:  Josh Hartnett  •  Scarlett Johansson  •  Aaron Eckhart  •  Hilary Swank

Lee Blanchard and Bucky Bleichert are former boxers-turned-cops in 1940s Los Angeles and, when an aspiring young actress turns up dead, Blanchard and Bleichert must grapple with corruption, narcissism, stag films and family madness as they pursue the killer.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Brian De Palma
CAST:  Josh Hartnett  •  Scarlett Johansson  •  Aaron Eckhart  •  Hilary Swank

Eye of the Beholder (1999)

A reclusive surveillance expert is hired to spy on a mysterious blackmailer, who just may be a serial killer.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Stephan Elliott
CAST:  Ewan McGregor  •  Ashley Judd  •  Patrick Bergin  •  k.d. lang

A reclusive surveillance expert is hired to spy on a mysterious blackmailer, who just may be a serial killer.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Stephan Elliott
CAST:  Ewan McGregor  •  Ashley Judd  •  Patrick Bergin  •  k.d. lang

Salmonberries (1991)

A young orphaned woman, named Kotzebue, is trying to find out who her parents are in the icy landscapes of Alaska. Kotzebue (K.d. Lang) is helped by a east-german librarian (Rosel Zech), whose husband was killed while fleeing from the GDR. Although both women could ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Percy Adlon
CAST:  Angayuqaq Oscar Kawagley  •  k.d. lang  •  Rosel Zech  •  Chuck Connors

A young orphaned woman, named Kotzebue, is trying to find out who her parents are in the icy landscapes of Alaska. Kotzebue (K.d. Lang) is helped by a east-german librarian (Rosel Zech), whose husband was killed while fleeing from the GDR. Although both women could ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Percy Adlon
CAST:  Angayuqaq Oscar Kawagley  •  k.d. lang  •  Rosel Zech  •  Chuck Connors

Roy Orbison and Friends: A Black and White Night (1988)

Recorded live at the Coconut Grove in Los Angeles, Roy is joined by an eclectic ensemble of rock and roll superstars including Jackson Browne, Elvis Costello, T-Bone Burnett, J.D. Souther, Jennifer Warnes, k.d. lang, Bonnie Raitt, Bruce Springsteen and Tom Waits.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tony Mitchell
CAST:  Roy Orbison  •  Jackson Browne  •  T Bone Burnett  •  Elvis Costello

Recorded live at the Coconut Grove in Los Angeles, Roy is joined by an eclectic ensemble of rock and roll superstars including Jackson Browne, Elvis Costello, T-Bone Burnett, J.D. Souther, Jennifer Warnes, k.d. lang, Bonnie Raitt, Bruce Springsteen and Tom Waits.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tony Mitchell
CAST:  Roy Orbison  •  Jackson Browne  •  T Bone Burnett  •  Elvis Costello

Tony Bennett: Duets - The Making of an American Classic (2007)

Tony Bennett's most recent album Duets: An American Classic featured Bennett recording duets of his greatest hits with today's greatest stars including Bono, Elton John, Paul McCartney, John Legend, Sting, Billy Joel, Michael Buble, Barbra Streisand, James Taylor, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jay Krugman
CAST:  Tony Bennett  •  Bono  •  Barbra Streisand  •  k.d. lang

Tony Bennett's most recent album Duets: An American Classic featured Bennett recording duets of his greatest hits with today's greatest stars including Bono, Elton John, Paul McCartney, John Legend, Sting, Billy Joel, Michael Buble, Barbra Streisand, James Taylor, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jay Krugman
CAST:  Tony Bennett  •  Bono  •  Barbra Streisand  •  k.d. lang

Roy Orbison: The Anthology (1999)

Trace the career trajectory of master musician Roy Orbison in this DVD, a collection of concert segments combined with interviews of modern-day musicians as diverse as stadium rock star Bono and country music legend Dwight Yoakam, all of whom count Orbison as an ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mark Hall
CAST:  Barry Gibb  •  Robin Gibb  •  Maurice Gibb  •  Robert Plant

Trace the career trajectory of master musician Roy Orbison in this DVD, a collection of concert segments combined with interviews of modern-day musicians as diverse as stadium rock star Bono and country music legend Dwight Yoakam, all of whom count Orbison as an ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mark Hall
CAST:  Barry Gibb  •  Robin Gibb  •  Maurice Gibb  •  Robert Plant

K.D. Lang: Live By Request (2001)

One night in 2000, the extraordinary k.d. lang delivered an emotional and truly magical concert recorded for the A & E series Live by Request, spanning lang's career, from her gripping rendition of Roy Orbison's "Crying" to "Constant Craving" to songs from ...  (more)

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CAST:  k.d. lang

One night in 2000, the extraordinary k.d. lang delivered an emotional and truly magical concert recorded for the A & E series Live by Request, spanning lang's career, from her gripping rendition of Roy Orbison's "Crying" to "Constant Craving" to songs from ...  (more)

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CAST:  k.d. lang

Tony Bennett: An American Classic (2006)

A celebration of the life of musical icon Tony Bennett on the occasion of his 80th birthday. The special charts Bennett’s career by faithfully re-creating venues from his past. Bennett is joined for each number by the artists that collaborated with him on his Duets ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Rob Marshall
CAST:  Tony Bennett  •  Christina Aguilera  •  Billy Crystal  •  k.d. lang

A celebration of the life of musical icon Tony Bennett on the occasion of his 80th birthday. The special charts Bennett’s career by faithfully re-creating venues from his past. Bennett is joined for each number by the artists that collaborated with him on his Duets ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Rob Marshall
CAST:  Tony Bennett  •  Christina Aguilera  •  Billy Crystal  •  k.d. lang

Tony Bennett - Wonderful World: Live In San Francisco (2002)

The love affair that began forty years ago with Tony Bennett and the City by the Bay continues with a very special evening of song, "TONY BENNETT'S WONDERFUL WORLD: LIVE FROM SAN FRANCISCO." Filmed at the famed Fairmont Hotel on Nob Hill, the site of Bennett's ...  (more)

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CAST:  Tony Bennett  •  k.d. lang

The love affair that began forty years ago with Tony Bennett and the City by the Bay continues with a very special evening of song, "TONY BENNETT'S WONDERFUL WORLD: LIVE FROM SAN FRANCISCO." Filmed at the famed Fairmont Hotel on Nob Hill, the site of Bennett's ...  (more)

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CAST:  Tony Bennett  •  k.d. lang

Teresa's Tattoo (1994)

Mathematician Teresa just wanted to study during the College spring break. But her friends, who want her to live a little, drag her out to parties. The next thing she knows, she has been drugged, kidnapped, made a redhead, tattooed, and wearing leather?!? Her ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Julie Cypher
CAST:  Adrienne Shelly  •  C. Thomas Howell  •  Nancy McKeon  •  Lou Diamond Phillips

Mathematician Teresa just wanted to study during the College spring break. But her friends, who want her to live a little, drag her out to parties. The next thing she knows, she has been drugged, kidnapped, made a redhead, tattooed, and wearing leather?!? Her ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Julie Cypher
CAST:  Adrienne Shelly  •  C. Thomas Howell  •  Nancy McKeon  •  Lou Diamond Phillips

K.D. Lang: Live in London with the BBC Concert Orchestra (2009)

Backed by the BBC Concert Orchestra, critically acclaimed vocalist k.d. lang wows fans with her distinctive voice in this concert filmed at St. Luke's Church in London during her world tour in support of 2008's "Watershed" album. Highlights from this thrilling ...  (more)

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CAST:  k.d. lang

Backed by the BBC Concert Orchestra, critically acclaimed vocalist k.d. lang wows fans with her distinctive voice in this concert filmed at St. Luke's Church in London during her world tour in support of 2008's "Watershed" album. Highlights from this thrilling ...  (more)

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CAST:  k.d. lang

Tower of Song: A Memorial Tribute to Leonard Cohen (2018)

A star-studded musical celebration in tribute to Leonard Cohen—the Montreal-born writer, composer, performer and man of letters—that took place in November 2017 at the Bell Centre.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jack Bender
CAST:  Adam Cohen  •  Sting  •  Courtney Love  •  Elvis Costello

A star-studded musical celebration in tribute to Leonard Cohen—the Montreal-born writer, composer, performer and man of letters—that took place in November 2017 at the Bell Centre.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jack Bender
CAST:  Adam Cohen  •  Sting  •  Courtney Love  •  Elvis Costello

Tony Bennett Celebrates 90 (2016)

19-time Grammy Award-winner Tony Bennett's 90th birthday is celebrated by a host of celebrities in this two-hour music special held at Radio City Music Hall, New York City, with musical performances by Bennett, Andrea Bocelli, Michael Bublé, Lady Gaga, Billy Joel, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jerry Foley
CAST:  Tony Bennett  •  Alec Baldwin  •  Andrea Bocelli  •  Michael Bublé

19-time Grammy Award-winner Tony Bennett's 90th birthday is celebrated by a host of celebrities in this two-hour music special held at Radio City Music Hall, New York City, with musical performances by Bennett, Andrea Bocelli, Michael Bublé, Lady Gaga, Billy Joel, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jerry Foley
CAST:  Tony Bennett  •  Alec Baldwin  •  Andrea Bocelli  •  Michael Bublé

Christmas at Pee Wee's Playhouse (1988)

Pee-wee Herman and pals are celebrating Christmas in the Playhouse in their own creative ways: Pee-wee makes a list for Santa Claus 1 1/2 miles long, teaches Little Richard how to ice skate, goes for a sleigh ride with Magic Johnson, commands Frankie Avalon and ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paul Reubens  •  Wayne Orr
CAST:  Kevin Carlson  •  Paul Reubens  •  Annette Funicello  •  Aaron Fletcher

Pee-wee Herman and pals are celebrating Christmas in the Playhouse in their own creative ways: Pee-wee makes a list for Santa Claus 1 1/2 miles long, teaches Little Richard how to ice skate, goes for a sleigh ride with Magic Johnson, commands Frankie Avalon and ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paul Reubens  •  Wayne Orr
CAST:  Kevin Carlson  •  Paul Reubens  •  Annette Funicello  •  Aaron Fletcher

Red Hot + Blue: A Tribute to Cole Porter (1990)

This music special is dedicated to dispelling the prejudices associated with the HIV infection and raising money for AIDS research and relief. Some of today's most celebrated recording artists performing their interpretations of the classic songs of Cole Porter.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mark Pellington  •  Percy Adlon  •  Alex Cox  •  Jim Jarmusch  •  Wim Wenders  •  Neil Jordan  •  Jonathan Demme  •  David Byrne  •  John Maybury  •  Sandy McLeod  •  Edward Lachman  •  Roger Pomphrey  •  Steve McLean  •  Adelle Lutz  •  Jean-Baptiste Mondino  •  Matthew Rolston  •  John Scarlett-Davies  •  Philippe Gautier  •  Zak Ove
CAST:  Tom Waits  •  Afrika Bambaataa  •  Jean Paul Gaultier  •  David Byrne

This music special is dedicated to dispelling the prejudices associated with the HIV infection and raising money for AIDS research and relief. Some of today's most celebrated recording artists performing their interpretations of the classic songs of Cole Porter.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mark Pellington  •  Percy Adlon  •  Alex Cox  •  Jim Jarmusch  •  Wim Wenders  •  Neil Jordan  •  Jonathan Demme  •  David Byrne  •  John Maybury  •  Sandy McLeod  •  Edward Lachman  •  Roger Pomphrey  •  Steve McLean  •  Adelle Lutz  •  Jean-Baptiste Mondino  •  Matthew Rolston  •  John Scarlett-Davies  •  Philippe Gautier  •  Zak Ove
CAST:  Tom Waits  •  Afrika Bambaataa  •  Jean Paul Gaultier  •  David Byrne

K.D. Lang: Harvest of Seven Years (1991)

This collection of videos, gleaned from TV and live appearances, is mandatory viewing for the serious kd lang fan. It's chronological presentation allows the viewer to experience kd in the early years when she made regular apearances on country music's standard ...  (more)

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CAST:  k.d. lang

This collection of videos, gleaned from TV and live appearances, is mandatory viewing for the serious kd lang fan. It's chronological presentation allows the viewer to experience kd in the early years when she made regular apearances on country music's standard ...  (more)

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CAST:  k.d. lang

An All-Star Tribute to Joni Mitchell (2000)

Joni attended as various musicians paid tribute to her and her music. Among the performers were Cyndi Lauper, James Taylor, Cassandra Wilson, Richard Thompson, Shawn Colvin and Elton John. Joni also performed accompanied by a full orchestra.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Louis J. Horvitz
CAST:  Joni Mitchell  •  James Taylor  •  Diana Krall  •  Elton John

Joni attended as various musicians paid tribute to her and her music. Among the performers were Cyndi Lauper, James Taylor, Cassandra Wilson, Richard Thompson, Shawn Colvin and Elton John. Joni also performed accompanied by a full orchestra.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Louis J. Horvitz
CAST:  Joni Mitchell  •  James Taylor  •  Diana Krall  •  Elton John

This Beat Goes On: Canadian Pop Music in the 1970s (2009)

Tells the story of Canadian music in the 1970s, a ground-breaking era of great sounds, from glam and progressive rock to punk and reggae.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gary McGroarty
CAST:  Burton Cummings  •  Randy Bachman  •  Bob Lanois  •  Serena Ryder

Tells the story of Canadian music in the 1970s, a ground-breaking era of great sounds, from glam and progressive rock to punk and reggae.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gary McGroarty
CAST:  Burton Cummings  •  Randy Bachman  •  Bob Lanois  •  Serena Ryder

Truth or Dairy (1994)

This classic Vegan Society video remains one of the most entertaining and informative introductions to veganism. Viewers will learn why avoiding meat, leather, dairy and eggs is not only the most healthy way to live but also the most compassionate. Highly ...  (more)

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CAST:  Casey Kasem  •  k.d. lang  •  Moby  •  River Phoenix

This classic Vegan Society video remains one of the most entertaining and informative introductions to veganism. Viewers will learn why avoiding meat, leather, dairy and eggs is not only the most healthy way to live but also the most compassionate. Highly ...  (more)

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CAST:  Casey Kasem  •  k.d. lang  •  Moby  •  River Phoenix

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DIRECTION: 
CAST:  k.d. lang
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