STARmeter
SEE RANK
Up 1,818 this week

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), StarTalk (2015) and Ellen's Energy Adventure (1996). He was previously married to Blair Tindall. See full bio »

Elisabeth Moss Reveals Her Favorites Stars and Shows

2017 Emmy nominee Elisabeth Moss ("The Handmaid's Tale") talks to IMDb about her favorite performances and stars, in addition to the actors she's excited to see this year on the red carpet.

Watch the video

Photos: Emmy Highlights

Get a closer look at memorable moments from the 2017 Emmy Awards telecast.

See more Emmy show photos

Around The Web

 | 

Powered by ZergNet

On Amazon Video

Watch on TV

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 28 people
created 10 Dec 2013
 
a list of 42 people
created 19 Jan 2015
 
list image
a list of 31 people
created 4 months ago
 
a list of 26 people
created 3 months ago
 
a list of 46 images
created 3 months ago
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb


How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Bill Nye's work have you seen?

User Polls

Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 7 wins & 6 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

An Honest Liar
An Honest Liar Himself - The Science Guy
(2014)
StarTalk
StarTalk Himself
(2015-2017)
Bill Nye, the Science Guy
(1993-1998)

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Actor (22 credits)
 2017 Futurama: Worlds of Tomorrow (Video Game) (completed)
Bill Nye's Head (voice, uncredited)
 2016 Quick Reviews with Maverick (TV Series)
Science Guy Pog
- Pig Pog (2016) ... Science Guy Pog
 2015 Inside Amy Schumer (TV Series)
Bill Nye
- 80s Ladies (2015) ... Bill Nye
 2013-2014 The (206) (TV Series)
- Episode #1.13 (2013)
 2014 Tosh.0 (TV Series)
- We Buy Golf (2014)
 2014 The Drunken Peasants (TV Series)
- Zimmerman Vs DMX (2014)
 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 The Wonderful World of Disney (TV Series)
Science Teacher
- Principal Takes a Holiday (1998) ... Science Teacher
 1997 Astronauts (TV Movie)
Narrator
 1984 Almost Live! (TV Series)
Various
Show Show Writer (5 credits)
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (4 credits)
Show Show Producer (2 credits)
Show Show Soundtrack (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks (2 credits)
Show Show Self (91 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (8 credits)

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

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 »

Publicity Listings:

4 Articles | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

Official Sites:

| | See more »

Alternate Names:

Bill Nye The Science Guy | Bill Nye the Science Guy

Height:

6' 0½" (1.84 m)
Edit

Did You Know?

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:

Announced he was engaged to be married to Blair Tindall on The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson (2005) in December 2005. The "marriage" lasted less than a month before it was either annulled or deemed invalid (sources disagree on the detail). In November 2007, Nye filed for a restraining order against "ex-fiance" Tindall, saying that he wondered if she might have poured solvent on his garden. ... See more »

Trademark:

Always appears with bow-tie and lab coat

Nickname:

The Science Guy See more »

Star Sign:

Sagittarius

Contribute to This Page