STARmeter
SEE RANK
Up 22,319 this week

Dan Rather


Rather was born in Wharton, Texas and graduated from Sam Houston State University in Huntsville, where he wanted to play football. He worked at local radio station KSAM in Huntsville during his college years. Following graduation he worked for radio station KTRK in Houston and went to work for KHOU-TV, the CBS affiliate in Houston. In 1961, he ... See full bio »
More at IMDbPro » Contact Info on IMDbPro Contact Info: View agent
Add or change photos on IMDbPro Represent Dan Rather? Add or change photos

Watch on TV

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

list image
a list of 97 people
created 01 Apr 2011
 
a list of 558 people
created 6 months ago
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb


Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Dan Rather.

User Polls

3 wins & 5 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Producer (2 credits)
 2009 A National Disgrace (Documentary) (executive producer) (post-production)
 2013 Dan Rather Reports (TV Series) (producer - 1 episode)
- Operation Streamline (2013) ... (producer)
Show Show Actor (1 credit)
Show Show Writer (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks (3 credits)
Show Show Self (112 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (52 credits)

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

Release of the book, "People of the Century", by Dan with Walter Isaacson. See more »

Publicity Listings:

4 Print Biographies | 3 Interviews | 19 Articles | 3 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Height:

5' 11" (1.8 m)
Edit

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

Americans will put up with anything provided it doesn't block traffic. See more »

Trivia:

Born at 6:13pm-CST. See more »

Trademark:

Use of odd metaphors, or "Texanisms," when reporting the news See more »

Star Sign:

Scorpio

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Dan Rather is a good newsman moviemania12
Bye Bye, Danny boy tmwlk
Could this guy be a bigger embarrasment? oscarnestell
Fox 19990305
I walked by him once... JPrev30555
Did he resign in disgrace or was he fired? kmexplore
Discuss Dan Rather on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page