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Brian Williams (III)

Brian Williams was born on May 5, 1959 in Ridgewood, New Jersey, USA as Brian Douglas Williams. He is known for his work on NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt (1970), 30 Rock (2006) and Family Guy (1998). He has been married to Jane Gillian Stoddard since June 7, 1986. They have two children. See full bio »

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NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt
NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt Editorial Department
30 Rock
30 Rock Brian Williams / David Brinkley (West Coast only)
Family Guy
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 2014 Dan Gurney: Motorsports Legend (Short)
 2013 Family Guy (TV Series)
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- Space Cadet (2013) ... Brian Williams (voice)
 2009-2012 30 Rock (TV Series)
Brian Williams / David Brinkley (West Coast only)
- There's No I in America (2012) ... Brian Williams
- Live from Studio 6H (2012) ... David Brinkley (West Coast only)
- 100: Part 2 (2011) ... Brian Williams
- ¡Qué Sorpresa! (2011) ... Brian Williams
- When It Rains, It Pours (2010) ... Brian Williams
 2008 Little Spirit: Christmas in New York (TV Movie)
Rock Granite (voice)
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Appeared in Las Vegas at a CLASS! Publications Fundraising Dinner at the Four Seasons Hotel.

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4 Interviews | 16 Articles | 3 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »


6' 1" (1.85 m)

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[on the loss of Jeff Gralnick] Every other anchorman he worked with was fully formed, I was his lump of clay. And his mentoring, his polishing--often personal, loud, profane, but always right--never stopped. See more »


At the 2007 Radio and Television Correspondents' Association dinner, Williams was pulled up on stage by Improv comedians Colin Mochrie and Brad Sherwood and made sound effects as the two comedians performed a skit. See more »

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