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Chris Hansen was born on March 26, 1959 in Lansing, Michigan, USA as Christopher Edward Hansen. He is an actor, known for Crime Watch Daily (2015), To Catch a Predator (2004) and Dateline NBC (1992). He is married to Mary Joan Gleich. They have two children. See full bio »
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Crime Watch Daily
Crime Watch Daily Himself - Host
To Catch a Predator
To Catch a Predator Himself - Host (2004)
Dateline NBC
Dateline NBC Himself - Correspondent / Himself / Correspondent / Himself - Host / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Path of Destruction") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Rocky Mountain High") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Splitting Hairs") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "True Lies?")


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 2016 Black-ish (TV Series)
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- Who's Afraid of the Big Black Man? (2016) ... Chris Hansen
 2006 30 Rock (TV Series)
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- The Break-Up (2006) ... Chris Hansen
 1995 Touched by an Angel (TV Series)
- In the Name of God (1995) ... Speaker
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6' 2" (1.88 m)

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[on how the concept of To Catch a Predator originated]

It was my idea. I was on the phone talking to a friend of mine who was a reporter in Detroit, Kevin Dietz. He was telling me about this online watchdog group called Perverted Justice and I was thinking, 'Wow, if we could combine their ability to work as decoys in chat rooms and our ability to wire a house with hidden cameras and microphones, ... See more »


Attended Brother Rice High School in Bloomfield, MI, class of 1977. See more »

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