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INCHEON, SOUTH KOREA - JULY 22: Michael 'Flea' Balzary of the Red Hot Chili Peppers performs on stage during the Valley Rock Festival on July 22, 2016 in Incheon, South Korea.

Flea is best known for his musical talents with the Red Hot Chili Peppers, but he’s also skilled in the art of acting.

Born Michael Balzary, he first learned the bass in high school. As his band became more popular, he began to ignite his acting career. In the mid-1980’s, Flea starred in his first film as a punk in Suburbia. After that, Flea continued his acting career by making small cameos. In honor of his birthday, here are five movies that featured Flea.

1. The Wild Thornberrys 

Starting out as a Nicktoon in 1998 before heading to the silver screen, Flea voiced the Thornberrys’ feral son, Donnie. Quite a perfect role for the wild rocker!