Bob Costas

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TV sportscaster Bob Costas is known as a smart interviewer with encyclopedic knowledge and a devilish sense of humor. He was born in the borough of Queens, New York. He is the son of Jayne (Quinlan) and John George Costas, an electrical engineer. His father's roots are Greek, from the island of Kalymnos in the Aegean Sea, and his mother is of Irish... See full bio »

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The Capital of Baseball (S1, Ep7)
Mon, Jan 24 5:00 PM PST on MLBN (306)
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Patriot Games (S4, Ep20)
Fri, Jan 28 4:30 PM PST on FREFRM (055)

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 2021 Here Today
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 2020 CNN Newsroom (TV Series)
- Episode #32.120 (2020)
 2019 Brockmire (TV Series)
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- The Yips (2019) ... Bob Costas
- Player to Be Named Later (2019) ... Bob Costas
 2017 Cars 3
Bob Cutlass (voice)
 2006-2013 Family Guy (TV Series)
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- Turban Cowboy (2013) ... Bob Costas (voice)
- Petergeist (2006) ... Bob Costas (voice)
- Patriot Games (2006) ... Bob Costas (voice)
 2011 Moneyball
Sports Announcer (voice)
 2010 The Simpsons (TV Series)
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- Boy Meets Curl (2010) ... Bob Costas (voice)
 2009 Monk (TV Series)
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- Mr. Monk Makes the Playoffs (2009) ... Bob Costas
 2006 The Trouble with Money (Short)
The Greek
 2006 WWE: McMahon (Video)
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 2006 Cars
Bob Cutlass (voice)
 2005 Coach Carter
Bob Costas
 1996-2001 Arli$$ (TV Series)
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- The Price of Their Toys (2001) ... Bob Costas
- The Cult of Celebrity (1999) ... Bob Costas
- Taking One for the Team (1999) ... Bob Costas
- The Family Trust (1998) ... Bob Costas
- A Man of Our Times (1996) ... Bob Costas
 2001 Pootie Tang
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 2001 Spin City (TV Series)
Bob Costas
- Minor League (2001) ... Bob Costas (voice)
 2000 Baby Blues (TV Series)
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- The Bitterman Hillbillies (2000) ... Bob Costas (voice)
 1999 The Drew Carey Show (TV Series)
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- Tracy Bowl (1999) ... Bob Costas
 1998 Voltron: The Third Dimension (TV Series)
Air Show Announcer
- Escape from Bastille-12 (1998) ... Air Show Announcer (voice)
 1998 BASEketball
Bob Costas
 1998 The Larry Sanders Show (TV Series)
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- As My Career Lay Dying (1998) ... Bob Costas
 1996 NewsRadio (TV Series)
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- Awards Show (1996) ... Bob Costas
 1996 Frasier (TV Series)
- Love Bites Dog (1996) ... Jake (voice)
 1995 Open Season
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 1994 The Scout
Bob Costas
 1994 The Critic (TV Series)
Bob Costas
- Marathon Mensch (1994) ... Bob Costas (voice)
 1994 The Paper
Bob Costas
 1992 Mr. Baseball
Bob Costas (voice, uncredited)
 1990 Camp Candy (TV Series short)
- Robin's Ark (1990) ... (voice)
- Dear Mom and Dad (1990) ... (voice)
- Candy Springs (1990) ... (voice)
 1990 NBA on NBC (TV Series)
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Narrated the audiobook for And the Crowd Goes Wild," about famous sporting events, by Joe Garner, with two audio compact discs. See more »

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I think that any Philadelphia resident would rather buy the deed to the Bates Motel than buy T.O. (Terrell Owens's) 4-million dollar house which is still on the market. See more »


Covered 12 Olympic Games events (1988-2016) during his career. See more »

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