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Andy Richter was born in Grand Rapids, Michigan, the second of four children of Glenda (Palmer), a kitchen cabinet designer, and Laurence R. Richter, who taught Russian at Indiana University. He was raised in Yorkville, Illinois. His parents divorced when he was four. Richter attended the University of Illinois Urbana/Champaign and then moved to ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 7 Primetime Emmys. Another 2 wins & 10 nominations. See more awards »

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 2010-2015 Conan (TV Series) (written by - 22 episodes)
- Aziz Ansari/Lizzy Caplan/Billy Gibbons (2015) ... (written by)
- Zachary Quinto/Brent Morin/Warren Haynes (2015) ... (written by)
  The Tonight Show with Conan O'Brien (TV Series) (written by - 131 episodes, 2009 - 2010) (writer - 12 episodes, 2009)
- Episode #1.145 (2010) ... (written by)
- Episode #1.144 (2010) ... (written by)
- Episode #1.143 (2010) ... (written by - uncredited)
- Episode #1.142 (2010) ... (written by - uncredited)
- Episode #1.141 (2010) ... (written by - uncredited)
 1993-2000 Late Night with Conan O'Brien (TV Series) (writer - 453 episodes)
- Episode #7.164 (2000) ... (writer)
- Episode #7.163 (2000) ... (writer)
- Episode #7.162 (2000) ... (writer)
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Voice work: reads "I Stink" on Scholastic's Bookflix animated stories website. See more »

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6 Interviews | 8 Articles | See more »


6' 2" (1.88 m)

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Attended the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. See more »

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