Olivia Newton-John

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Olivia Newton-John, AO, OBE (born 26 September 1948) is a British and Australian singer, songwriter, and actress. She is a four-time Grammy award winner who has amassed five No. 1 and ten other Top Ten Billboard Hot 100 singles and two No. 1 Billboard 200 solo albums. Eleven of her singles (including two platinum) and 14 of her albums (including two platinum and four double platinum) have been certified gold by the RIAA. Her music has been successful in multiple genres including pop, country, and adult contemporary and has sold an estimated 100 million records worldwide. She co-starred with John Travolta in the film adaptation of the Broadway musical Grease, which featured one of the most successful soundtracks in Hollywood history.

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Filmography

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Selected Olivia Newton-John film and TV show credits.

Acting Credits

2011
Barbara

2010
Hope Gordon

2008
Sordid Lives: The Series (2008) (TV Show)
Bitsy Mae Harling

2001
The Wilde Girls (2001) (TV Movie)
Jasmine Wilde

2000
Sordid Lives (2000)
Bitsy Mae Harling

1998
The Christmas Angel: A Story on Ice (TV Movie)
Female Storyteller

1996
It's My Party (1996)
Lina Bingham

1994
A Christmas Romance (TV Movie)
Julia Stonecypher

1993
Joanna Walker

1990
A Mom for Christmas (1990) (TV Movie)
Amy Miller

1989
Michael Jackson: Liberian Girl
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1983
Two of a Kind (1983)
Debbie

1980
Xanadu (1980)

1978
Grease (1978)

1972
The Case (TV Movie)
Olivia

1970
Toomorrow (1970)
Olivia

1965
Funny Things Happen Down Under
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Music Department Credits

2010
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2008
Sordid Lives: The Series (2008) (TV Show)
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Soundtrack Credits

2013
Top of the Pops: The Story of 1978
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2012
Animal Practice (2012) (TV Show)
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2012
Soltera Otra Vez
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2011
CMT: 40 Greatest Love Songs (2011) (TV Movie)
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2011
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2010
1 a Minute (2010)
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2010
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2009
Big River Man (2009)
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2009
Glee (2009) (TV Show)
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2009
Live from Studio Five (2009) (TV Show)
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2009
Welcome to the 80's (TV Show)
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2009
Angela and Friends (TV Show)
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2009
Miranda (2009) (TV Show)
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2008
Sordid Lives: The Series (2008) (TV Show)
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2008
Olivia Newton-John and the Sydney Symphony Orchestra: Live at the Sydney Opera House (TV Movie)
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2007
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2007
Banda sonora (2007) (TV Show)
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2007
Chelsea Lately (2007) (TV Show)
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2006
Monster House (2006)
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2006
Dancing on Ice (2006) (TV Show)
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2005
20 to 1 (2005) (TV Show)
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2005
Dancing with the Stars (2005) (TV Show)
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2004
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2004
Lost (2004) (TV Show)
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2004
Veronica Mars (2004) (TV Show)
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2002
The Guru (2002)
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2002
I Love the '80s (2002) (TV Show)
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2002
American Idol (2002) (TV Show)
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2002
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2001
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2001
The Wilde Girls (2001) (TV Movie)
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2000
Sordid Lives (2000)
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1998
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1998
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1997
Face/Off (1997)
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1996
Hotel de Love (1996)
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1996
It's My Party (1996)
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1996
Sabrina, the Teenage Witch (1996) (TV Show)
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1996
Smap×Smap (TV Show)
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1996
Lukas (TV Show)
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1995
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1994
A Christmas Romance (TV Movie)
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1994
Tohuwabohu (TV Show)
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1993
Beavis and Butt-Head (1993) (TV Show)
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1992
Beau fixe (1992)
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1992
Sjans (1992) (TV Show)
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1990
A Mom for Christmas (1990) (TV Movie)
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1989
The Simpsons (1989) (TV Show)
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1988
Olivia Down Under (TV Movie)
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1987
DTV 'Doggone' Valentine (TV Movie)
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1985
Lindenstraße (TV Show)
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1983
Two of a Kind (1983)
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1982
Olivia Newton-John: Let's Get Physical (TV Movie)
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1982
Vasika... kalispera sas
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1980
Xanadu (1980)
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1980
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1979
The Music for UNICEF Concert: A Gift of Song (TV Movie)
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1979
The 51st Annual Academy Awards (1979) (TV Movie)
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1978
Grease (1978)
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1978
Olivia (TV Movie)
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1977
The Bob Hope All Star Christmas Comedy Special (TV Movie)
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1976
A Special Olivia Newton-John (TV Movie)
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1975
Rocky Mountain Christmas (1975) (TV Movie)
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1975
Saturday Night Live (1975) (TV Show)
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1974
Derrick (1974) (TV Show)
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1974
The Eurovision Song Contest (TV Show)
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1974
Sounds Like Les Dawson (TV Movie)
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1971
Nana Mouskouri (TV Show)
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1970
It's Cliff Richard (TV Show)
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1969
Sez Les (TV Show)
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1964
Top of the Pops (1964) (TV Show)
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1962
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Styles

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  • Olivia Newton-John attends the "A Few Best Man" Premiere during the 6th International Rome Film Festival on October 28, 2011
  • The premiere of 'A Few Best Men' during the International Rome Film Festival
  • Olivia Newton-John and Sylvie van der Vaart
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Quotes

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List of Olivia Newton-John quotes.

(explaining why she chose to go public with her breast cancer diagnosis, and forestall any press leaks) I am making this announcement myself, to save enquiring minds ninety-five cents.


I simply have a marvellous life, a very lucky life.


Nothing I have done professionally will top the feeling I got when singing with John Farnham at the 2000 Olympic Games in Sydney.


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Magazine Covers

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Magazine issues featuring Olivia Newton-John on the cover.
  • Olivia Newton-John - Woman's Day Magazine Cover [Australia] (2 September 2013)
  • Olivia Newton-John - Hello! Magazine Cover [United Kingdom] (23 October 1993)
  • Olivia Newton-John, John Travolta - US Magazine Cover [United States] (30 May 1978)
  • Olivia Newton-John - US Magazine Cover [United States] (19 February 1980)
  • Barbra Streisand, Olivia Newton-John - Preview Magazine Cover [United States] (September 1978)
  • Olivia Newton-John - People Magazine [United States] (13 April 1998)

Pictorials

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List of Olivia Newton-John magazine photoshoot appearances.
  • Olivia Newton-John - Celebrity Sleuth Magazine [United States] (1992)
  • Olivia Newton-John - Celebrity Sleuth Magazine [United States] (1986)
  • Warren Beatty - Playboy Magazine [United States] (December 1978)
  • Ann-Margret - Playboy Magazine [United States] (November 1978)

Dating History

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List of Olivia Newton-John relationships, in date order.

Albums

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List of albums by Olivia Newton-John, including album cover photos.

Songs

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List of top 10 songs by Olivia Newton-John.
Song TitleYear Released *Song Rank
Physical 1982 32,820
Hopelessly Devoted To You 1978 24,821
Magic 1980 57,545
Xanadu 1982 136,777
Have You Never Been Mellow 1984 90,975
I Honestly Love You 1974 126,083
A Little More Love 1982 133,118
Make A Move On Me 1982 169,613
Twist Of Fate 1992 166,386
Love Song 1974 188,078
* Approximate (assumes song was released same year as the album it was first released on)

Music Videos

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List of music videos for all major Olivia Newton-John songs.

Member Of


Olivia Newton-John is associated with the following bands - this list includes musical groups belonged to past and present.


First NameOlivia
Last NameNewton-John
Full Name at BirthOlivia Newton-John
Other NamesThe Goddess
Lovely Livvy
Livvy
Olivia Neutron-Bomb
Onj
Age65
Date of BirthSeptember 26, 1948
BirthplaceCambridge, Cambridgeshire, England, UK
Height5' 6" (168 cm)
BuildSlim
Eye ColorGrey
Hair ColorBlonde
Distinctive FeaturesVoice and smile
Star SignLibra
SexualityStraight
ReligionChristian
EthnicityWhite
NationalityAustralian
High SchoolAustralia University High School (dropped out)
OccupationSinger-songwriter, actress
Occupation CategorySinger
Claim to FameGrease, Xanadu.
Music GenrePop/Rock
Music StyleCountry, Country-Pop, Adult Contemporary, Soft Rock, Contemporary Pop/Rock, AM Pop
Music MoodRelaxed, Sensual, Refined/Mannered, Laid-Back/Mellow, Romantic, Amiable/Good-Natured, Sentimental, Smooth, Dreamy, Slick, Reflective, Soothing, Elegant, Intimate, Calm/Peaceful, Sweet, Sugary
InstrumentVocals
Official Websiteolivianewton-john.com
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FatherBrinley ("Bryn") Newton-John
MotherIrene Helene (née Born)
Brother(s)Hugh Newton-John
Sister(s)Rona Newton-John

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