STARmeter
SEE RANK
Up 11,421 this week

Edward Teller (1908–2003)


Edward Teller was born on January 15, 1908 in Budapest, Austria-Hungary as Ede Teller. He was married to Augusta Maria Harkanyi. He died on September 9, 2003 in Palo Alto, California, USA. See full bio »

Fall TV Guide

Find out everything you need to stay up to date with the upcoming season in our Fall TV Guide!

Visit the Fall TV Guide

On Amazon Video

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb


How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Edward Teller's work have you seen?

User Polls

Known For

Trinity and Beyond: The Atomic Bomb Movie
Trinity and Beyond: The Atomic Bomb Movie Himself - Nuclear Physicist
(1995)
Hiroshima
Hiroshima Himself - Testimonial Interviewee
(1995)
Nuclear Dynamite
(2000)

Filmography

Jump to: Self | Archive footage
Hide Hide Show Show Self (18 credits)
 2006 Dr. Teller's Very Large Bomb (TV Movie documentary)
 2002 The Cold War and Beyond (Documentary)
Himself
 1999-2002 Modern Marvels (TV Series documentary)
Himself - Physicist / Himself: Physicist / Co-Creator Hydrogen Bomb
- The Manhattan Project (2002) ... Himself - Physicist (as Dr. Edward Teller)
- Bombs! (1999) ... Himself: Physicist / Co-Creator Hydrogen Bomb (as Dr. Edward Teller)
 2000 Nuclear Dynamite (Documentary)
Himself
 1999 The Century (TV Mini-Series documentary)
Himself (segment "The Race")
- Ultimate Power (1999) ... Himself (segment "The Race")
 1999 American Experience (TV Series documentary)
Himself
- Race for the Superbomb (1999) ... Himself
 1997 The Fifties (TV Mini-Series documentary)
Himself - Scientist
- The Fear & the Dream (1997) ... Himself - Scientist
 1995 Trinity and Beyond: The Atomic Bomb Movie (Video documentary)
Himself - Nuclear Physicist (as Dr. Edward Teller)
 1995 Hiroshima (TV Movie)
Himself - Testimonial Interviewee
 1985 Fast Copy (TV Movie)
Himself
 1984 The Levin Interviews (TV Series)
Himself
- Dr Edward Teller (1984) ... Himself (as Dr Edward Teller)
 1980 Firing Line (TV Series)
Himself
 1974 Day at Night (TV Series)
Himself - Guest
- Dr. Edward Teller (1974) ... Himself - Guest (as Dr. Edward Teller)
 1972 The Dick Cavett Show (TV Series)
Himself - Dr. Teller
- Episode dated 2 February 1972 (1972) ... Himself - Dr. Teller
 1966 Zur Person (TV Series)
Himself
- Edward Teller (1966) ... Himself
 1962 CBS Reports (TV Series documentary)
Himself
- 109 Days to Venus (1962) ... Himself
 1962 The Mike Douglas Show (TV Series)
Himself - Dr. Teller / the Father of the H-Bomb
- Episode #1.128 (1962) ... Himself - Dr. Teller / the Father of the H-Bomb
 1960 Small World (TV Series)
Himself
- Episode #2.30 (1960) ... Himself
- Episode #2.19 (1960) ... Himself
- Episode #2.18 (1960) ... Himself
Show Show Archive footage (4 credits)

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Publicity Listings:

2 Print Biographies | 6 Portrayals | 2 Articles | See more »

Alternate Names:

Dr Edward Teller | Dr. Edward Teller
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia:

Advisor to Ronald Reagan during his Presidency, was major proponent of the Strategic Defense Initiative (SDI or "Star Wars") See more »

Nickname:

Father of the H-bomb

Star Sign:

Capricorn

Message Boards

Discuss Edward Teller on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page