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Bill Maher was born William Maher in New York City, New York, and grew up in River Vale, New Jersey. His father, William Aloysius Maher, Jr., who was of Irish descent, was a radio announcer and news editor. His mother, Julie (Berman), was a nurse, who was from a Jewish family. Maher was raised in his father's Catholic faith. While attending Cornell... See full bio »

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Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 8 wins & 80 nominations. See more awards »

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(1993-2002)
(2003-2018)
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 2018 Bill Maher: Live from Oklahoma (TV Special documentary)
  Real Time with Bill Maher (TV Series) (writer - 167 episodes, 2003 - 2012) (written by - 95 episodes, 2006 - 2018)
- Episode #16.13 (2018) ... (written by)
- Episode #16.12 (2018) ... (written by)
- Episode #16.11 (2018) ... (written by)
- Episode #16.10 (2018) ... (written by)
- Episode #16.9 (2018) ... (written by)
 2014 Bill Maher: Live from D.C. (TV Special documentary)
 2010 Bill Maher... But I'm Not Wrong (TV Special documentary) (written by)
 2008 Religulous (Documentary) (written by - uncredited)
 2007 Bill Maher: The Decider (TV Special documentary)
 2006 Amazon Fishbowl with Bill Maher (TV Series)
 2005 Bill Maher: I'm Swiss (TV Special) (written by)
 2003 Bill Maher: Victory Begins at Home (TV Special documentary)
  Politically Incorrect (TV Series) (writer - 96 episodes, 1993 - 2002) (creator - 91 episodes, 1994 - 2002)
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 2000 Bill Maher: Be More Cynical (TV Special)
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Other Works:

Wrote the foreword for "Spin This!: All the Ways We Don't Tell the Truth" by Bill Press See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Print Biography | 11 Interviews | 30 Articles | 2 Pictorials | See more »

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Facebook | Official Site | See more »

Height:

5' 8" (1.73 m)
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Personal Quote:

One thing people don't often ask me is "What do you actually believe? We know what you don't believe." I mostly preach the doctrine of "I don't know." It doesn't trouble me that much that there are big questions that I can't answer. I've never been able to answer them; I never will. I just kind of let it go. "Where did we all come from?" "What's the meaning of it all?" "What happens when you die?... See more »

Trivia:

Was a major supporter of Democratic presidential candidate John Kerry during the 2004 presidential election. Though he traditionally supports Democrats, he threw his support behind Green Party candidate Ralph Nader (2000). See more »

Trademark:

Brash, opinionated style of debate See more »

Star Sign:

Aquarius

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