What is a Contributor?
A contributor is anyone who submits information for display on the site. There is a huge variety of data that can be added, such as a new Title (i.e. Movies, TV shows, Video Games etc.), Names (actors, writers, film crew, celebrities etc.) and numerous other categories such as directors, producers, trivia, goofs, soundtracks, quotes, release dates. Please see our Contributors' Charter for more information on how we work together.
Clarifying how we work with our contributors
Frequently Asked Questions
Everything you always wanted to know about adding data (But were afraid to ask!)
Adding data to IMDb
How to Correct Existing Data
We welcome all valid corrections.
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How to Add a New Title
Add a movie, short, documentary, TV series/special/mini-series or videogame.
How to add, correct, split and merge names.
Help IMDb by adding new data
We welcome you to try IMDb Answers. The updating feed of questions makes this an easy way to share your knowledge with entertainment fans. Customize your feed to your areas of interests including the below, and more:
Help us by adding missing posters for:
Feature Films in France
Feature Films in Italy
Feature Films in Japan
Feature Films in Spain
Help us by adding missing release dates for:
Help us by adding missing multi-lingual plots for:
All of our guides to submitting data.
Get Help from the Community
Question or problem? Get help here.
Download IMDb datasets.
Contributor Tips & Tricks
Cool tips for making things quicker + easier.
Keep track of processing progress.
Contributor Hall of FameWe appreciate all our Contributors, but some have done (and continue to do) a truly exceptional job. Check out our Top Contributors below:
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