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Mike Darnell (II)

Mike Darnell was born on May 18, 1962 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. He is known for his work on 500 Questions (2015), 500 Questions (2016) and The Rebel Billionaire: Branson's Quest for the Best (2004). He is married to Carolyn Oberman-Darnell. See full bio »

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 2004-2006 Renovate My Family (TV Series) (executive - 6 episodes)
- Blankenship Family - Part 1 (2006) ... (executive)
- Richardson Family: Part 2 (2005) ... (executive)
- Community Center (2005) ... (executive)
- Famiglietti (2005) ... (executive)
- Blankenship Family - Part 2 (2004) ... (executive)
 2004-2005 The Rebel Billionaire: Branson's Quest for the Best (TV Series) (network executive - 7 episodes)
- Necker Island Finale (2005) ... (network executive)
- Tokyo (2004) ... (network executive)
- South Africa (2004) ... (network executive)
- Morocco (2004) ... (network executive)
- London (2004) ... (network executive)
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 2016 500 Questions (TV Series) (creator) (post-production)
 2015 500 Questions (TV Series) (creator)
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 2008 The Moment of Truth (TV Series) (executive producer)
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 2009 Entertainment Tonight (TV Series)
- Episode dated 19 August 2009 (2009) ... Himself
- Episode dated 17 August 2009 (2009) ... Himself
 2008 American Idol (TV Series)
- The Top Eight Finalists Perform (2008) ... Himself

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[re Fox network] Being a young network, we didn't have Miss America or the Oscars.''So the thought was, 'How can we invent stuff?'...I think people just want to be entertained. I'm not saying people are dumb. I'm saying people are like me, and I'm not dumb. It's like pizza. It doesn't matter what your SAT scores were or how much money you make, most people like pizza. See more »


Because of his height - just 5'2" - he played children in television roles until he was 20. See more »

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