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Bill Hicks (II) (1961–1994)

Born in Georgia but raised in Houston since the age of 7, this self-described "Prince of Darkness" was compelled to use the comedy stage as his philosophic soapbox. At 13, he would sneak out of his suburban house to hustle his way onto open-mike night rosters. In two brief decades, Hicks worked his way up the sweat-stained comedy ladder to ... See full bio »

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 1993 Bill Hicks: Revelations (TV Special documentary)
 1991 One Night Stand (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
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 1988 Nothin' Goes Right (TV Movie) (uncredited)
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2 Biographical Movies | 1 Article | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Agent Bill Hicks

Height:

6' 1" (1.85 m)
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Personal Quote:

It's great to be here. I thank you. Ah, I've been on the road doing comedy for ten years now, so bear with me while I plaster on a fake smile and plough through this shit one more time. See more »

Trivia:

He appeared eleven times on David Letterman, but always in a very "neutered" way. His final appearance (which he had hoped would be his final message to America before he died, as his cancer diagnosis was known only to friends and family) was recorded but cut out of the final broadcast at the last minute. Ironically, afterwards he was called back and asked to do another performance; his response ... See more »

Trademark:

References to the Eastern third eye philosophy See more »

Nickname:

The Dark Poet See more »

Star Sign:

Sagittarius

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