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Steve Higgins was born as Stephen Higgins. He is a writer and producer, known for Saturday Night Live (1975), Late Night with Jimmy Fallon (2009) and The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (2014). He is married to Ellen Niedert. They have four children. See full bio »
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Won 2 Primetime Emmys. Another 4 wins & 37 nominations. See more awards »

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  Saturday Night Live (TV Series) (13 episodes, 2010 - 2013) (writer - 326 episodes, 1995 - 2013) (written by - 65 episodes, 2007 - 2016)
- Larry David/The 1975 (2016) ... (written by)
- Ronda Rousey/Selena Gomez (2016) ... (written by)
- Adam Driver/Chris Stapleton (2016) ... (written by)
- Chris Hemsworth/Chance The Rapper (2015) ... (written by)
 2015 Saturday Night Live: 40th Anniversary Special (TV Special) (written by)
 2014 SNL Sports Spectacular (TV Movie) (new material written by)
 2014 Saturday Night Live: Best of This Season (TV Movie) (written by)
 2008-2012 Saturday Night Live: Weekend Update Thursday (TV Series) (writer - 7 episodes)
- Episode #3.1 (2012) ... (writer)
- Episode #2.3 (2009) ... (writer)
- Episode #2.2 (2009) ... (writer)
- Episode #2.1 (2009) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.3 (2008) ... (writer)
 2008 Saturday Night Live Presidential Bash '08 (TV Movie) (new material)
 2004 Saturday Night Live: Presidential Bash 2004 (TV Movie) (new material)
 2002 NBC 75th Anniversary Special (TV Special)
 1999 Saturday Night Live 25 (TV Special documentary) (written by)
 1996 364 Girls a Year (character in play "The Girly Magazine Party")
  The Jon Stewart Show (TV Series) (2 episodes, 1993 - 1994) (writer - 10 episodes, 1993 - 1995) (head writer - 1 episode, 1995)
- Episode dated 9 June 1995 (1995) ... (head writer) / (writer)
- Episode dated 26 May 1995 (1995) ... (writer)
- Episode dated 5 May 1995 (1995) ... (writer)
- Episode dated 5 April 1995 (1995) ... (writer)
- Episode dated 29 March 1995 (1995) ... (writer)
 1990 Higgins Boys and Gruber (TV Series)
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Alternate Names:

The Higgins Boys and Gruber | Stephen Higgins


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Son of Harold Higgins, a head of custodial operations for the West Des Moines schools who died in 1979, and Marian Coppola Higgins, a cosmetologist who died at age 78 on July 2, 2011 when the car Steve was driving struck a Ford Econoline van with 12 passengers that had stopped due to a flat tire, on Interstate 78 near Lebabon, New Jersey. Steve swerved but could not avoid the van, and his mother ... See more »

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