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Bill Nye

Bill Nye was born on November 27, 1955 in Washington, District of Columbia, USA as William Sanford Nye. He is an actor and writer, known for An Honest Liar (2014), Bill Nye, the Science Guy (1993) and Ellen's Energy Adventure (1996). He was previously married to Blair Tindall. See full bio »

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 2015 Inside Amy Schumer (TV Series)
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- 80s Ladies (2015) ... Bill Nye
 2014 Tosh.0 (TV Series)
- We Buy Golf (2014)
 2014 The Drunken Peasants (TV Series)
- Zimmerman Vs DMX (2014)
 2013 The (206) (TV Series)
- Episode #1.13 (2013)
 2008 Stargate: Atlantis (TV Series)
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- Brain Storm (2008) ... Bill Nye
 2005-2008 Numb3rs (TV Series)
Bill Waldie
- End Game (2008) ... Bill Waldie
- Hardball (2006) ... Bill Waldie
- Scorched (2005) ... Bill Waldie
 2006 Rocketboy (Short)
Payload Specialist
 2005 The Eyes of Nye (TV Series)
 2004 100 Greatest Discoveries (TV Mini-Series documentary)
Narrator / Host
 2000 BattleBots (TV Series)
Technical Expert
 2000 Get Real (TV Series)
Mr. Stone
- Guilt (2000) ... Mr. Stone
 1998 Principal Takes a Holiday (TV Movie)
Science Teacher
 1997 Astronauts (TV Movie)
 1984 Almost Live! (TV Series)
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Show Show Self (68 credits)
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Other Works:

TV Commercials: Ballard Computer (late 80s- early 90s) See more »

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Alternate Names:

Bill Nye The Science Guy | Bill Nye the Science Guy


6' 0½" (1.84 m)

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Personal Quote:

[advice to young scientists] Try things then clean up after yourself. Then try some more things and clean that up too. See more »


Lives in Los Angeles. Neighbors include Ed Begley Jr. and Alex Trebek. See more »


Always appears with bow-tie and lab coat


The Science Guy See more »

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