Drew Carey

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Drew Carey was born on May 23, 1958 in Cleveland, Ohio, USA as Drew Allison Carey. He is a producer and actor, known for The Drew Carey Show (1995), Robots (2005) and Jack and Jill (2011). See full bio »

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Robots Crank
Jack and Jill Drew Carey
Coneheads Taxi Passenger


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 2011 Drew Carey's Improv-A-Ganza (TV Series) (executive producer - 40 episodes)
- Episode #1.40 (2011) ... (executive producer)
- Episode #1.39 (2011) ... (executive producer)
- Episode #1.38 (2011) ... (executive producer)
- Episode #1.37 (2011) ... (executive producer)
- Episode #1.36 (2011) ... (executive producer)
 2010 Reason Saves Cleveland with Drew Carey (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2008 The Bob & Tom Show (TV Series) (associate producer)
 2008 Mississippi Drug War Blues: The Case of Cory Maye (Documentary short) (executive producer)
 1998-2007 Whose Line Is It Anyway? (TV Series) (executive producer - 214 episodes)
- Show No. 8021 (2007) ... (executive producer)
- Show No. 8020 (2007) ... (executive producer)
- Show No. 8019 (2007) ... (executive producer)
- Show No. 8018 (2007) ... (executive producer)
- Show No. 8017 (2007) ... (executive producer)
 2006 Drew Carey's Sporting Adventures: World Cup 2006 (TV Series) (producer)
  The Drew Carey Show (TV Series) (executive producer - 156 episodes, 1997 - 2004) (producer - 26 episodes, 1995 - 1996) (supervising producer - 9 episodes, 1996 - 1997)
- Still Life with Freeloader (2004) ... (executive producer)
- Passion of the Wick (2004) ... (executive producer)
- Finale (2004) ... (executive producer)
- Love, Sri Lankan Style (2004) ... (executive producer)
- Knot in the Mood (2004) ... (executive producer)
 2004 Green Screen Show (TV Series) (executive producer)
 2001 House of Cards (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 2001 Rock & Roll Back to School Special (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 2001 Improv All Stars (TV Special) (executive producer)
 2000 The Wonderful World of Disney (TV Series) (executive producer - 1 episode)
- Geppetto (2000) ... (executive producer)
 1997 Mr. Vegas All-Night Party Starring Drew Carey (TV Special) (executive producer)
 1993 Drew Carey: Human Cartoon (TV Special) (executive producer)
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Show Show Writer (7 credits)
Show Show Director (2 credits)
Show Show Soundtrack (2 credits)
Show Show Additional Crew (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks (2 credits)
Show Show Self (178 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (26 credits)

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Other Works:

TV commercial for Disney (2000) See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Print Biography | 4 Interviews | 17 Articles | 1 Pictorial | 5 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Boo Scary from the Fright Is Right!


5' 10" (1.78 m)


Carey, Lewis


Carey, Roger (sibling) | See more »

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

[on hosting The Price Is Right (1972)] All through my twenties, I was broke. I didn't start making money until I was in my thirties doing stand-up. I really don't take money for granted. I have a lot of empathy for people on the show. I know what it must mean for them to win $5,000, which doesn't seem like a lot of money to give away on a game show nowadays. But it's a lot of money. See more »


He wrote a memoir titled 'Dirty Jokes and Beer: Stories of the Unrefined' in 2000, which got on The New York Times Bestseller list. In the memoir, he addressed his difficult childhood, which included the tragic loss of his father to a fatal brain tumor when Drew was 8 years old, as well as episodes of sexual abuse at the hands of a member of his extended family. These dark incidents prompted an ... See more »


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