STARmeter
SEE RANK
Up 145 this week

Neil deGrasse Tyson


Neil deGrasse Tyson was born on October 5, 1958 in New York City, New York, USA as Neil de Grasse Tyson. He is known for his work on Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey (2014), Nova ScienceNow (2005) and How Life Began (2008). He has been married to Alice Young since 1988. They have two children. See full bio »
More at IMDbPro » Contact Info on IMDbPro Contact Info: View agent
Add or change photos on IMDbPro Represent Neil deGrasse Tyson? Add or change photos

Interview: Magic Mike

The Magic Mike XXL guys give some relationship advice to a 74-year-old fan.

Watch Now

Watch on TV

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 43 people
created 05 Jan 2013
 
a list of 18 people
created 28 Feb 2013
 
a list of 49 people
created 31 Mar 2013
 
a list of 37 people
created 04 Oct 2013
 
list image
a list of 10 people
created 20 Dec 2013
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb


How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Neil deGrasse Tyson's work have you seen?

User Polls

Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 1 win. See more awards »

Known For

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Editorial department (2 credits)
 2005-2011 Nova ScienceNow (TV Series documentary) (executive editor - 67 episodes)
- What's the Next Big Thing? (2011) ... (executive editor)
- Where Did We Come From? (2011) ... (executive editor)
- How Smart are Animals? (2011) ... (executive editor)
- How Does the Brain Work? (2011) ... (executive editor)
- Can We Live Forever? (2011) ... (executive editor)
 2003-2010 Nova (TV Series documentary) (executive editor - 6 episodes)
- The Pluto Files (2010) ... (executive editor)
- Origins: Back to the Beginning (2004) ... (executive editor)
- Origins: Where Are the Aliens? (2004) ... (executive editor)
- Origins: How Life Began (2004) ... (executive editor)
- Origins: Earth Is Born (2004) ... (executive editor)
Show Show Editor (1 credit)
Show Show Actor (5 credits)
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (3 credits)
Show Show Producer (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks (3 credits)
Show Show Self (64 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (3 credits)

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

(book, with Charles Tsun-Chu Liu and Robert Irion) "One Universe: At Home in the Cosmos". Washington, DC: Joseph Henry Press, 1999. ISBN 0309064880 See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Print Biography | 2 Interviews | 3 Articles | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »


Alternate Names:

Neil deGrasse Tyson Ph.D. | Dr. Neil deGrasse Tyson

Height:

6' 2" (1.88 m)
Edit

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

Another practice that isn't science is embracing ignorance. Yet it's fundamental to the philosophy of intelligent design: I don't know what this is ... So it must be the product of a higher intelligence. See more »

Trivia:

Has two children: a son named Travis, and a daughter named Miranda. See more »

Star Sign:

Libra

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Show on Fox? wonkabar69
The Big Bang Theory DrNick1010
My science teachers might get him to speak in our class nokoamna
Discuss Neil deGrasse Tyson on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page