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John Oliver (II)


John Oliver was born on April 23, 1977 in Birmingham, England. He is a writer and actor, known for The Daily Show with Jon Stewart (1996), John Oliver: Terrifying Times (2008) and The Rally to Restore Sanity and/or Fear (2010). See full bio »

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Won 3 Primetime Emmys. Another 1 win & 10 nominations. See more awards »

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 2014 Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (TV Series) (9 episodes)
- Episode #1.12 (2014)
- Episode #1.11 (2014)
- Episode #1.10 (2014)
- Episode #1.9 (2014)
- Episode #1.8 (2014)
 2007-2013 The Daily Show with Jon Stewart (TV Series) (writer - 962 episodes)
- Jonah Hill (2013) ... (writer)
- Erik Prince (2013) ... (writer)
- Haifaa Al Mansour (2013) ... (writer)
- Evangeline Lilly (2013) ... (writer)
  New York Stand-Up Show (TV Series) (1 episode, 2012) (writer - 3 episodes, 2012) (written by - 1 episode, 2010)
- Episode #3.5 (2012)
- Episode #3.3 (2012) ... (writer)
- Episode #3.2 (2012) ... (writer)
- Episode #3.1 (2012) ... (writer)
 2012 Decline of the American Empire (TV Movie) (written by)
 2008 John Oliver: Terrifying Times (TV Movie)
 2005 The Late Edition (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.6 (2005) ... (writer)
 2004 2004: The Stupid Version (TV Movie) (additional material)
 2000 Smack the Pony (TV Series) (additional material - 1 episode)
- Episode #2.2 (2000) ... (additional material)
 2000 Movie Babylon (TV Series documentary)
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Show Show Self (27 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (1 credit)

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Publicity Listings:

1 Interview | 6 Articles | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

Height:

5' 11¾" (1.82 m)
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Personal Quote:

Armando Iannucci is one of my heroes. As I was growing up, he was probably the most influential comic voice that I had. The only way I may be able to say thank you is to invite him on a television show, where we're both one step removed from having to directly deal with each other on a human level. Hillary Kun, the guest booker [on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart (1996)] and I have been talking ... See more »

Trivia:

Oliver met his wife, Kate Norley, when he was covering the 2008 Republican Convention for The Daily Show with Jon Stewart (1996). Norley, an Army veteran who served as a medic in the Iraq War, was there with a group called Vets for Freedom. See more »

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