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Buzz Bissinger


A former Pulitzer-Prize winning journalist who worked for several newspapers and wrote two acclaimed non-fiction bestsellers, 'Friday Night Lights' (as H.G. Bissinger) and 'A Prayer for the City.' See full bio »
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 2006-2011 Friday Night Lights (TV Series) (book - 75 episodes)
- Always (2011) ... (book - as H.G. Bissinger)
- Texas Whatever (2011) ... (book - as H.G. Bissinger)
- The March (2011) ... (book - as H.G. Bissinger)
- Don't Go (2011) ... (book - as H.G. Bissinger)
- Gut Check (2011) ... (book - as H.G. Bissinger)
 2004 Friday Night Lights (book "Friday Night Lights: A Town, a Team, and a Dream" - as H.G. Bissinger)
 2003 Shattered Glass (article - as H.G. Bissinger)
 2001 NYPD Blue (TV Series) (writer - 4 episodes)
- Lost Time (2001) ... (writer)
- Thumb Enchanted Evening (2001) ... (writer)
- In-Laws, Outlaws (2001) ... (writer)
- Family Ties (2001) ... (writer)
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 2012-2013 Piers Morgan Tonight (TV Series)
Himself
- Episode dated 9 January 2013 (2013) ... Himself
- Episode dated 12 July 2012 (2012) ... Himself
 2013 Hardball with Chris Matthews (TV Series)
Himself
- Episode dated 8 January 2013 (2013) ... Himself
 2012 Face the Nation (TV Series)
Himself - Sports Panelist
- Episode dated 29 July 2012 (2012) ... Himself - Sports Panelist
 2012 Tavis Smiley (TV Series)
Himself
- Episode dated 6 June 2012 (2012) ... Himself
 2011 Reliable Sources (TV Series)
Himself - Guest
- Episode dated 13 November 2011 (2011) ... Himself - Guest
 2005 'Friday Night Lights': The Story of the 1988 Permian Panthers (Video documentary short)
Himself (as H.G. Bissinger)
 2005 Dinner for Five (TV Series)
Himself
- Episode #4.3 (2005) ... Himself
 2004 The Jane Pauley Show (TV Series)
Himself
- Episode dated 8 October 2004 (2004) ... Himself (as H.G. Bissinger)
 1967 NFL Films Presents (TV Series documentary)
Himself
- Picture Perfect ... Himself
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Release of his book, "Three Nights in August: Strategy, Heartbreak and Joy Inside the Mind of a Manager". See more »

Alternate Names:

H.G. Bissinger
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Trivia:

His son, Gary Bissinger, graduated from the University of Pennsylvania, Buzz's alma mater. See more »

Star Sign:

Scorpio

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just met him pelhamgr4
Wow, take a pill dude skyloaf
Truth or "Twi$ts" Friday Night Lights cateyegrl1
Three Nights in August mikeyquas5
When you need to swear in the 1st sentence of you argument... rbuonomo27
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