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Chris Hansen was born on March 26, 1959 in Lansing, Michigan, USA as Christopher Edward Hansen. He is an actor, known for Dateline NBC (1992), 30 Rock (2006) and To Catch a Predator (2004). He has been married to Mary Joan Gleich since November 18, 1989. They have two children. See full bio »

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Known For

Dateline NBC
Dateline NBC Himself - Correspondent / Himself / Correspondent / Himself - Host / Himself - Correspondent (segment "9-11 Investigations") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Anatomy of a Capture") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Path of Destruction") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Rocky Mountain High") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Splitting Hairs") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "True Lies?")
(1997-2012)
30 Rock
30 Rock Chris Hansen
(2006)
To Catch a Predator
To Catch a Predator Himself - Host (2004)
(2004)
Black-ish
Black-ish Chris Hansen
(2016)

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 2016 Black-ish (TV Series)
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- Who's Afraid of the Big Black Man? (2016) ... Chris Hansen
 2010 The Simpsons (TV Series)
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- Loan-a Lisa (2010) ... Chris Hansen (voice)
 2006 30 Rock (TV Series)
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- The Break-Up (2006) ... Chris Hansen
 1995 Touched by an Angel (TV Series)
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- In the Name of God (1995) ... Speaker
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Height:

6' 2" (1.88 m)
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Personal Quote:

[on how the concept of To Catch a Predator originated]

It was my idea. I was on the phone talking to a friend of mine who was a reporter in Detroit, Kevin Dietz. He was telling me about this online watchdog group called Perverted Justice and I was thinking, 'Wow, if we could combine their ability to work as decoys in chat rooms and our ability to wire a house with hidden cameras and microphones, ... See more »

Trivia:

Hansen has stated that what inspired him to want to become a journalist was when he was 14, Jimmy Hoffa was kidnapped in a restaurant less than two miles away from where he lived and he would ride his bicycle to the crime scene and watch the police and FBI working on Hoffa's disappearance and the reporters covering the big story - watching all of this had a profound effect on him. See more »

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