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Spike Feresten

Writer | Producer | Miscellaneous Crew
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KNOWN FOR 
Late Show with David Letterman (1993-1995) | Bee Movie (2007) | Late Night with David Letterman (1990-1993)
AWARDS 
Nominated for 8 Primetime Emmys. Another 1 nomination More »
AKA 
Michael Feresten
BORN 
Sep 3, 1964 (age 53)
HEIGHT 
5' 9" (1.75m)
GUILDS *
AFTRA | SAG Eligible | WGA | ASCAP  Less
VANITY URL *
http://www.imdb.me/spikeferesten
* Starred info submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume (has not been verified by IMDb).

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Projects in Development (2 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
  • Primary photo for Tony Take the WheelTony Take the Wheel (TV Movie) Executive Producer, Writer (created by)  Less Script
  • Primary photo for Wife NannyWife Nanny (TV Movie) Executive Producer, Writer  Less
Past Film & Video (3 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for Bee MovieBee Movie Writer  Less 2007 $150MM $127MM
  • Primary photo for Tomorrow NightTomorrow Night Studio Page  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for Jury DutyJury Duty Folk Singer (as Michael Feresten), Performer ("The Ballad of Carl Wayne Bishop") (as Michael Feresten), Writer ("The Ballad of Carl Wayne Bishop") (as Michael Feresten)  Less 1995 $17MM
Past Television (18 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Esquire's Car of the YearEsquire's Car of the Year (TV Mini-series) Actor (2 episodes, 2015)  Less 2015 2
  • Primary photo for Car Matchmaker with Spike FerestenCar Matchmaker with Spike Feresten (TV Series) Himself - Host (2014-), Executive Producer  Less 2014– 
  • Primary photo for Before We Made ItBefore We Made It (TV Movie) Executive Producer, Writer (creator)  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Talkshow with Spike FerestenTalkshow with Spike Feresten (TV Series) Writer (69 episodes, 2006–2009), Executive Producer (69 episodes, 2006–2009), Himself - Host / Himself (68 episodes, 2006–2009)  Less 2006–2009 69
    • Jim Heckler and Derrick Whipple (May 16, 2009) Himself - Host, Executive Producer, Writer  Less
    • Tony Rock (Apr 25, 2009) Himself - Host, Executive Producer, Writer  Less
    • Niecy Nash (Mar 28, 2009) Himself - Host, Executive Producer, Writer  Less
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  • Primary photo for The Seinfeld StoryThe Seinfeld Story (TV Movie) Writer  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for The Jamie Kennedy ExperimentThe Jamie Kennedy Experiment (TV Series) Consulting Producer (25 episodes, 2002–2003)  Less 2002–2003 25
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  • Primary photo for The Michael Richards ShowThe Michael Richards Show (TV Series) Writer (creator) (9 episodes, 2000), Executive Producer (9 episodes, 2000), Writer (3 episodes, 2000)  Less 2000 9
    • The Consultant (Dec 19, 2000) Executive Producer, Writer (creator)  Less
    • USA Toy (Dec 12, 2000) Executive Producer, Writer (creator)  Less
    • It's Only Personal (Dec 5, 2000) Executive Producer, Writer (creator)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Saturday Night LiveSaturday Night Live (TV Series) Friend (1 episode, 1989), Writer (guest writer) (1 episode, 1999)  Less 1989–1999 2
  • Primary photo for SeinfeldSeinfeld (TV Series) Co-Producer (22 episodes, 1996–1997), Supervising Producer (22 episodes, 1997–1998), Program Consultant (22 episodes, 1995–1996), Writer (8 episodes, 1995–1998), Juror / Man Outside Stadium (2 episodes, 1997–1998), Writer (teleplay by) (1 episode, 1998), Writer (story by) (1 episode, 1998)  Less 1995–1998 66
    • The Finale (May 14, 1998) Juror (uncredited), Supervising Producer  Less
    • The Chronicle (May 14, 1998) Supervising Producer  Less
    • The Puerto Rican Day (May 7, 1998) Supervising Producer, Writer  Less
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  • Primary photo for Space Ghost Coast to CoastSpace Ghost Coast to Coast (TV Series) Writer (3 episodes, 1995–1996)  Less 1995–1996 3
  • Primary photo for The Dana Carvey ShowThe Dana Carvey Show (TV Series) Writer (3 episodes, 1996)  Less 1996 3
  • Primary photo for The SimpsonsThe Simpsons (TV Series) Writer (1 episode, 1995)  Less 1995 1
  • Primary photo for Late Show with David LettermanLate Show with David Letterman (TV Series) Writer (169 episodes, 1993–1995)  Less 1993–1995 169
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  • Primary photo for Late Show with David Letterman: Video SpecialLate Show with David Letterman: Video Special (TV Movie) Writer  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for The George Carlin ShowThe George Carlin Show (TV Series) Writer (1 episode, 1994)  Less 1994 1
  • Primary photo for Late Night with David LettermanLate Night with David Letterman (TV Series) Writer (86 episodes, 1990–1993)  Less 1990–1993 86
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  • Primary photo for Toonces, the Cat Who Could Drive a CarToonces, the Cat Who Could Drive a Car (TV Movie) Special Thanks  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for Sunday NightSunday Night (TV Series) Writer  Less 1988–1990
Self (19 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for Porsche: Decades of DisruptionPorsche: Decades of Disruption (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2017 $300K
  • Primary photo for Late Night with Seth MeyersLate Night with Seth Meyers (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for TodayToday (TV Series) Himself / Himself - Guest (2 episodes, 2015–2016)  Less 2015–2016
  • Primary photo for The Late Show with Stephen ColbertThe Late Show with Stephen Colbert (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for @midnight@midnight (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Real Time with Bill MaherReal Time with Bill Maher (TV Series) Himself - Guest (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for The Playboy Morning ShowThe Playboy Morning Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for The Rich Eisen ShowThe Rich Eisen Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for UndateableUndateable (TV Mini-series) Self (5 episodes, 2010)  Less 2010
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  • Primary photo for MentalMental (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Talkshow with Spike FerestenTalkshow with Spike Feresten (TV Series) Himself - Host / Himself (68 episodes, 2006–2009)  Less 2006–2009
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  • Primary photo for MADtvMADtv (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for New Year's Eve Live 2008New Year's Eve Live 2008 (TV Movie) Himself Co-host  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for The Last LapThe Last Lap (Video) Himself  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Jerry Seinfeld, Submarine CaptainJerry Seinfeld, Submarine Captain (Video) Himself  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Seinfeld: Inside LookSeinfeld: Inside Look (TV Series) Himself (6 episodes, 2006–2007)  Less 2006–2007
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  • Primary photo for The 2006 Billboard Music AwardsThe 2006 Billboard Music Awards (TV Special) Himself  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for The Late Late Show with Craig FergusonThe Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Running with the Egg: Making a 'Seinfeld'Running with the Egg: Making a 'Seinfeld' (Video) Himself  Less 2005

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