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Bob Brier

Bob Brier was born on December 13, 1943 as Robert Brier. He is known for his work on Timewatch (1982), Mummy Detective (2004) and Mummies: Tales from the Egyptian Crypts (1996). He is married to Patricia Remler. See full bio »


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Timewatch Writer
Mummy Detective
Mummies: Tales from the Egyptian Crypts
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 2009 Timewatch (TV Series documentary) (written by - 1 episode)
- Pyramid: The Last Secret (2009) ... (written by)
 2004 Mummy Detective (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
- The Three Kings (2004) ... (writer)
- Murder of a Pharaoh (2004) ... (writer)
- Crypt of the Medici (2004) ... (writer)
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 1996 Mummies: Tales from the Egyptian Crypts (TV Series documentary) (consultant - 2 episodes)
- The Sphinx (1996) ... (consultant)
- Great Pyramids (1996) ... (consultant)
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 2002 The Mummy Road Show (TV Series documentary) (special thanks - 1 episode)
- High School Mummy (2002) ... (special thanks)
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 2018 Mysteries at the Museum (TV Series documentary)
Himself - Egyptologist
 2009 Timewatch (TV Series documentary)
Himself - Presenter
- Pyramid: The Last Secret (2009) ... Himself - Presenter
 2008 Khéops révélée (Documentary)
Himself - Egyptologist
 2007 Mummies: Secrets of the Pharaohs (Documentary)
 2004 Mummy Detective (TV Series)
Himself - Host
- The Three Kings (2004) ... Himself - Host
- Murder of a Pharaoh (2004) ... Himself - Host
- Crypt of the Medici (2004) ... Himself - Host
 2004 60 Minutes (TV Series documentary)
Himself - Archaeologist (segment "Tales from the Crypt")
- Echo Boomers/Tales from the Crypt/Bill Parcells (2004) ... Himself - Archaeologist (segment "Tales from the Crypt")
 2002 Assignment Discovery: The Ultimate Guide: Mummies (Video documentary)
Himself - Mummy surgeon
 2001 Horizon (TV Series documentary)
- The Mystery of the Persian Mummy (2001) ... Himself
 2000 Unwrapped: The Mysterious World of Mummies (TV Mini-Series)
Himself - Host
- The Power of Mummies (2000) ... Himself - Host
- Secrets of the Mummies (2000) ... Himself - Host
- Mummies Revealed (2000) ... Himself - Host
 2000 Napoleon's Obsession: The Quest for Egypt (TV Movie documentary)
 1999 Mummies: The Real Story (TV Movie documentary)
Himself (Author: Encyclopedia of Mummies)
 1998 The Great Egyptians (TV Mini-Series documentary)
Himself - Egyptologist / Himself - Host / Himself - Presenter
- Hatshepsut: The Queen Who Would Be King (1998) ... Himself - Egyptologist (as Dr. Bob Brier)
- Sneferu: King of the Pyramids (1998) ... Himself - Egyptologist (as Dr. Bob Brier)
- Akhenaton: The Rebel Pharaoh (1998) ... Himself - Egyptologist
- The Real Cleopatra (1998) ... Himself - Host
- The Mystery of Tutankhamen (1998) ... Himself - Presenter
 1997 Egypt: Secrets of the Pharaohs (TV Movie documentary)
Himself - Egyptologist
 1996-1997 Ancient Mysteries (TV Series documentary)
- Tombs of the Gods: The Great Pyramids of Giza (1997) ... Himself (as Bob Brier Ph.D.)
- The Secret Life of King Ramses II (1996) ... Himself
 1996 Mummies: Tales from the Egyptian Crypts (TV Series documentary)
- King Tut (1996) ... Himself
- The Sphinx (1996) ... Himself
- Great Pyramids (1996) ... Himself
 1992 The Face of Tutankhamun (TV Mini-Series documentary)
Himself - Long Island University
- Everywhere the Glint of Gold (1992) ... Himself - Long Island University (as Professor Bob Brier)

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Dr. Bob Brier | Prof. Bob Brier | Professor Bob Brier | Bob Brier Ph.D.

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Mummies are little encyclopedias. You've just got to know how to read them.


American Egyptologist famous for having mummified a recently dead human cadaver, in an attempt to replicate the process of embalming devised by the ancient Egyptians, at the University of Maryland School of Medicine, in 1994.


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