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Tom Schiller is a writer and actor, known for Saturday Night Live (1975), Not Necessarily the News (1982) and Saturday Night Live: 40th Anniversary Special (2015). See full bio »
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 2015 Saturday Night Live: 40th Anniversary Special (TV Special) (written by)
 1994 Best of Schiller's Reel (Video)
  Saturday Night Live (TV Series) (1 episode, 1976) (writer - 131 episodes, 1976 - 1990) (written by - 14 episodes, 1975 - 1979)
- Alec Baldwin/The B-52's (1990) ... (writer)
- Corbin Bernsen/The Smithereens (1990) ... (writer)
- Debra Winger/Eric Clapton (1990) ... (writer)
 1988 Teri Garr in Flapjack Floozie (TV Movie)
 1986-1987 Not Necessarily the News (TV Series) (writer - 4 episodes)
- Not Necessarily the Media (1987) ... (writer)
- Inside Washington (1987) ... (writer)
- Inside Entertainment (1987) ... (writer)
- Not Necessarily the Year in Review (1986) ... (writer)
 1987 The Best of Chevy Chase (Video documentary)
 1986 The Best of Dan Aykroyd (Video)
 1985 The Best of John Belushi (Video) (written by)
 1984 Nothing Lasts Forever (written by)
 1979 Java Junkie (Short) (writer)
 1975 Henry Miller Asleep & Awake (Documentary short)
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Tom 'Bud' Schiller

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