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Werner Herzog

Director | Writer | Actor
KNOWN FOR 
Grizzly Man (2005) | Rescue Dawn (2006) | Cave of Forgotten Dreams (2010)
AWARDS 
Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 51 wins & 42 nominations More »
BORN 
Sep 5, 1942 (age 73)
HEIGHT 
6' 1" (1.85m)

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Projects in Development (3 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Past Film & Video (93 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Past Television (31 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Rick and MortyRick and Morty (TV Series) Alien in Wheelchair (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015 1
  • Primary photo for Parks and RecreationParks and Recreation (TV Series) Keg Jeggings (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015 1
    • 2017 (Jan 13, 2015) Keg Jeggings  Less
  • Primary photo for P.O.V.P.O.V. (TV Series) Executive Producer (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2014 1
  • Primary photo for Tom Explores Los AngelesTom Explores Los Angeles (TV Series) Special Thanks (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013 1
  • Primary photo for On Death RowOn Death Row (TV Series) Director (8 episodes, 2012–2013), Himself (5 episodes, 2012–2013), Writer (4 episodes, 2012)  Less 2012–2013 8
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  • Primary photo for MetalocalypseMetalocalypse (TV Series) Actor (8 episodes, 2012)  Less 2012 8
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  • Primary photo for The SimpsonsThe Simpsons (TV Series) Walter Hottenhoffer (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011 1
  • Primary photo for Ebert Presents: At the MoviesEbert Presents: At the Movies (TV Series) Voice substitute: Roger Ebert (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011 1
    • Episode #1.1 (Jan 21, 2011) Voice substitute: Roger Ebert (voice) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The BoondocksThe Boondocks (TV Series) Werner Herzog (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010 1
  • Primary photo for El hambre en el mundo explicada a mi hijoEl hambre en el mundo explicada a mi hijo (TV Movie) Writer  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for TannhäuserTannhäuser (TV Movie) Directed For The Stage By  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Wings of HopeWings of Hope (TV Movie) Himself, Director, Writer  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for 2000 Jahre Christentum2000 Jahre Christentum (TV Series) Narrator (1 episode, 1999), Writer (1 episode, 1999), Director (1 episode, 1999)  Less 1999 1
  • Primary photo for HöllenfahrtenHöllenfahrten (TV Series) Writer (1 episode, 1998), Director (1 episode, 1998)  Less 1998 1
  • Primary photo for The Transformation of the World Into MusicThe Transformation of the World Into Music (TV Movie) Himself, Director, Writer  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for Gesualdo: Death for Five VoicesGesualdo: Death for Five Voices (TV Movie) Narrator (voice) (uncredited), Director, Producer, Writer  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for FilmstundeFilmstunde (TV Mini-series) Director (4 episodes, 1991–1992), Himself (4 episodes, 1991–1992)  Less 1991–1992 4
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  • Primary photo for La donna del lagoLa donna del lago (TV Movie) Himself - Regia, Directed For Stage (Opera production)  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for Jag MandirJag Mandir (TV Movie) Himself (voice) (uncredited), Director, Writer  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for LohengrinLohengrin (TV Movie) Opera Director  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for Herdsmen of the SunHerdsmen of the Sun (TV Short) Narrator (voice), Director, Co-Producer, Writer  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for Giovanna d'ArcoGiovanna d'Arco (TV Movie) Himself (uncredited), Director, Directed For Stage, Stage Producer  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for Les Français vus parLes Français vus par (TV Mini-series) Director (1 episode, 1988)  Less 1988 1
  • Primary photo for Location AfricaLocation Africa (TV Movie) Himself, Producer  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for The Dark Glow of the MountainsThe Dark Glow of the Mountains (TV Movie) Himself (voice), Director, Commentary, Producer, Writer  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for Ballad of the Little SoldierBallad of the Little Soldier (TV Movie) Himself (voice), Director, Commentary, Producer, Writer  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for God's Angry ManGod's Angry Man (TV Short) Narrator (voice) (uncredited), Director, Writer  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for Huie's SermonHuie's Sermon (TV Short) Director  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for How Much Wood Would a Woodchuck Chuck...How Much Wood Would a Woodchuck Chuck... (TV Short) Narrator (voice) (uncredited), Director  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for Handicapped FutureHandicapped Future (TV Movie) Interviewer (voice) (uncredited), Director, Commentary, Producer, Sound, Writer  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for The Flying Doctors of East AfricaThe Flying Doctors of East Africa (TV Movie) Director, Sound (uncredited), Writer  Less 1970
Self (72 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Archive Footage (5 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for Alfonso Sansone produttore per casoAlfonso Sansone produttore per caso Self (archive footage)  Less 2014 €80K
  • Primary photo for Welcome to the BasementWelcome to the Basement (TV Series) Himself (3 episodes, 2012–2013)  Less 2012–2013
  • Primary photo for Back to Room 666Back to Room 666 (Short) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Miradas 2Miradas 2 (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Dangerous GameDangerous Game Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1993 $10MM $72K

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