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Elliott Kalan

Elliott Kalan was born in 1982 in the USA as Elliott Charles Kalan. He is a writer and actor, known for The Rally to Restore Sanity and/or Fear (2010), King Kong DVD Deleted Scene (2013) and The 78th Annual Academy Awards (2006). He has been married to Danielle Julia Friedman since August 29, 2010. See full bio »
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  The Daily Show (TV Series) (writer - 857 episodes, 2008 - 2014) (head writer - 251 episodes, 2014 - 2015)
- Jon Stewart's Final Episode (2015) ... (head writer)
- Louis C.K. (2015) ... (head writer)
- Denis Leary (2015) ... (head writer)
- Amy Schumer (2015) ... (head writer)
- J.J. Abrams (2015) ... (head writer)
 2013 King Kong DVD Deleted Scene (Short) (co-writer)
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 2004-2011 The Daily Show (TV Series)
Olberclone Farm Technician / Message Boy / Sign Language Guy / ...
- Mike Mullen (2011) ... Olberclone Farm Technician
- Colin Firth (2011) ... Message Boy
- Edmund Morris (2010) ... Sign Language Guy
- Bill O'Reilly (2010) ... Petal Thrower
- John O'Hara (2010) ... Toppington Von Monocle
 2008 Cross-Pollination and You (Short)
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 2008 The Daily Show (TV Series) (segment producer - 1 episode)
- Episode #13.114 (2008) ... (segment producer)
 2006 The 78th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) (contributing producer - montage "Gay Cowboy")
 2004 The Race from the White House 2004 (TV Special) (associate producer)
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 1996 The Daily Show (TV Series) (production assistant - 2003-)
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 2012 D.L. Hughley: The Endangered List (TV Movie documentary) (special thanks)
 2011 Wyatt Cenac: Comedy Person (TV Movie) (special thanks)
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 2003-2015 The Daily Show (TV Series)
Himself / Tech Nerd / George Washington / ...
- Jon Stewart's Final Episode (2015) ... Himself
- Mumford & Sons (2015) ... Himself
- Eric Greitens (2013) ... Tech Nerd
- Peter Dinklage (2013) ... George Washington (voice)
- Jason Segel (2012) ... Himself
 2013 The 65th Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special)
Himself - Nominee: Outstanding Writing for a Variety Series

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Son of Abby Kalan of Millburn, New Jersey and Marc Kalan of Maplewood, New Jersey; Stepson of Audrey Kalan. Son-in-law of Judith Friedman and Abraham Friedman of Sonoma, California. See more »


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