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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 Bill Nye, the Science Guy (1993), Ellen's Energy Adventure (1996) and Absent Minded Inventions and the Search for Flubber with Bill Nye the Science Guy (1997). He was previously married to Blair Tindall. See full bio »

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Filmography

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 2014 Tosh.0 (TV Series)
- We Buy Golf (2014)
 2013 The (206) (TV Series)
- Episode #1.13 (2013)
 2008 Stargate: Atlantis (TV Series)
Bill Nye
- 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)
Host
 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)
Narrator
 1984 Almost Live! (TV Series)
Various
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Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (4 credits)
Show Show Producer (1 credit)
Show Show Self (58 credits)
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Other Works:

He is featured in ExxonMobil's "Universe of Energy" Pavilion at Disney's EPCOT Center in Orlando, Florida along with Ellen DeGeneres, Jamie Lee Curtis and Alex Trebek. See more »

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Alternate Names:

Bill Nye the Science Guy

Height:

6' 1" (1.85 m)
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Personal Quote:

Our country is the only country in the world that has some people that don't believe in evolution. America is still the leader in scientific advancement, and yet we have adults who want to ignore the evidence of millions and millions of years to believe something much more complicated and complex with zero proof. It's important that our children are raised to be educated, well-rounded tax paying ... See more »

Trivia:

His father, Edwin D. "Ned" Nye, a quartermaster in the military during World War II, spent nearly four years as a prisoner of war mostly in China in a Japanese P.O.W camp. He later moved to Washington, DC where he discovered dozens of sundials. He photographed them and wrote an unusual book, "Sundials of Maryland and Virginia." Thus resulted a little family business selling Ned Nye's "SandialĀ®," ... See more »

Trademark:

Always appears with bow-tie and lab coat

Nickname:

The Science Guy See more »

Star Sign:

Sagittarius

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