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Ira Glass was born on March 3, 1959 in Baltimore, Maryland, USA as Ira Jeffrey Glass. He is a writer and producer, known for This American Life (2007), Freezing People Is Easy and Sleepwalk with Me (2012). He has been married to Anaheed Alani since August 2005. See full bio »

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City of Lies Producer


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 2015/XI Mirror (Documentary short)
 2014 How to Listen to a Podcast (Video short)
 2012 This American Life Live! (TV Movie)
 2012 Sleepwalk with Me (screenplay)
 2009 This American Life Live! (TV Special) (written by)
  This American Life (TV Series documentary) (created by - 11 episodes, 2007 - 2008) (developed for television by - 11 episodes, 2007 - 2008) (written by - 1 episode, 2008)
- John Smith (2008) ... (creator) / (creator)
- Scenes from a Marriage (2008) ... (creator) / (creator)
- Going Down in History (2008) ... (creator) / (creator)
- Two Wars (2008) ... (creator) / (creator)
- Escape (2008) ... (creator) / (creator) / (written by)
 2008 This American Life Live! (TV Special)
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Host and Producer of "This American Life", the Peabody award winning radio show

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First cousin (once removed) of composer Philip Glass. See more »

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