Ed Koch (1924–2013)

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KNOWN FOR 
The First Wives Club (1996) | We Own the Night (2007) | The Muppets Take Manhattan (1984)
AKA 
The Honorable Edward I. Koch | Edward Koch | Former Mayor Ed Koch | Hon. Edward I. Koch | Howard I. Koch | Mayor Edward I. Koch | Mayor Edward Koch | Mayor Ed Koch | Mayor Edward Kotch | Edward I. Koch Mayor | Edward I. Koch Mayor of the City of New York  Less
BORN 
Dec 12, 1924 (died Feb 1, 2013)
HEIGHT 
6' 2¼" (1.88m)

Filmography Filter

Past Film & Video (11 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for We Own the NightWe Own the Night Mayor  Less 2007 $21MM $29MM / $55MM
  • Primary photo for Herschel Hopper: New York RabbitHerschel Hopper: New York Rabbit Narrator (voice)  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for The First Wives ClubThe First Wives Club Ed Koch  Less 1996 $26MM $105MM / $181MM
  • Primary photo for City HallCity Hall Newscaster  Less 1996 $40MM $20MM / $13MM
  • Primary photo for Run for CoverRun for Cover The Mayor  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for Slaves of New YorkSlaves of New York Special Thanks (as Edward I. Koch Mayor)  Less 1989 $464K / —
  • Primary photo for Trading HeartsTrading Hearts Tourist Husband  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for ArthurArthur The Producers Gratefully Acknowledge The Cooperation Of (Mayor)  Less 1981 $7MM $95MM / —
  • Primary photo for ManhattanManhattan The Producers Gratefully Acknowledge The Cooperation Of (as Mayor Ed Koch)  Less 1979 $9MM $46MM / —
  • Primary photo for HairHair Acknowledgment (as Mayor Ed Koch)  Less 1979 $11MM $15MM / —
  • Primary photo for Such Good FriendsSuch Good Friends First Taxi Driver (uncredited)  Less 1971
Past Television (6 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every ChildHappily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child (TV Series) The Happy Prince (1 episode, 1999)  Less 1999 1
  • Primary photo for Spin CitySpin City (TV Series) Ed Koch - The Judge / Speaker Rosen (2 episodes, 1996)  Less 1996–1997 2
  • Primary photo for Hizzoner!Hizzoner! (TV Movie) Narrator (voice)  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for Terrible Joe MoranTerrible Joe Moran (TV Movie) Moe  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for Gimme a Break!Gimme a Break! (TV Series) Mayor Ed Koch (1 episode, 1984)  Less 1984 1
  • Primary photo for The Concert in Central ParkThe Concert in Central Park (TV Movie) Himself / Mayor of New York (as Howard I. Koch), Special Thanks (as Edward I. Koch Mayor of the City of New York)  Less 1982
Self (80 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for P.O.V.P.O.V. (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2014
    • Koch (Sep 22, 2014) Himself  Less
  • Primary photo for Blondie's New York and the Making of Parallel LinesBlondie's New York and the Making of Parallel Lines (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for The Central Park FiveThe Central Park Five Himself - Former Mayor, New York  Less 2012 $274K / —
  • Primary photo for KochKoch Himself  Less 2012 $342K / —
  • Primary photo for Little SpainLittle Spain Himself  Less 2011 $270K
  • Primary photo for American ExperienceAmerican Experience (TV Series) Himself (4 episodes, 1999)  Less 1999–2011
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  • Primary photo for LimelightLimelight Self  Less 2011 $60K / —
  • Primary photo for Making the BoysMaking the Boys Himself - Mayor of New York City, 1978-1989  Less 2011 $33K / —
  • Primary photo for Encore with John PalmerEncore with John Palmer (TV Series) Himself  Less 2006–2010 $630K
  • Primary photo for Downtown CallingDowntown Calling Himself  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for The Promise of New YorkThe Promise of New York Himself  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for American SwingAmerican Swing Himself  Less 2008 $500K $29K / —
  • Primary photo for Run for Your LifeRun for Your Life Himself  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Redirecting EddieRedirecting Eddie Himself  Less 2008 $1.2MM
  • Primary photo for Boob Tube: Sex, TV and Ugly GeorgeBoob Tube: Sex, TV and Ugly George (Video) Himself  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for CapturedCaptured Himself - Mayor '78 - '80  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Honk for PeaceHonk for Peace Himself  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Up at Lou's FishUp at Lou's Fish Himself  Less 2007 $6K
  • Primary photo for Taxi Driver StoriesTaxi Driver Stories (Video) Himself - Mayor of New York City, 1978-1989 (as Edward Koch)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for NY77: The Coolest Year in HellNY77: The Coolest Year in Hell (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Secrets of New YorkSecrets of New York (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2007)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for CUNY Special: Herman BadilloCUNY Special: Herman Badillo (TV Movie) Himself / Former New York City Mayor  Less 2007 $100K
  • Primary photo for The Lew Rudin WayThe Lew Rudin Way Himself  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Hannity & ColmesHannity & Colmes (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2005)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for NYC TV PresentsNYC TV Presents (TV Mini-series) Himself  Less 2005–  $75K
  • Primary photo for The Daily ShowThe Daily Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2004)  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Fahrenhype 9/11Fahrenhype 9/11 (Video) Himself  Less 2004 $500K $3MM / —
  • Primary photo for Blueprint: New York CityBlueprint: New York City (TV Mini-series) Himself  Less 2003–  $10K
  • Primary photo for The Hebrew HammerThe Hebrew Hammer Himself  Less 2003 $1MM $20K / —
  • Primary photo for Question TimeQuestion Time (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 1992)  Less 1992–2002
  • Primary photo for New York: A Documentary FilmNew York: A Documentary Film (TV Series) Himself - Commentator (2 episodes, 2001)  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Sex and the CitySex and the City (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2001)  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Directing EddieDirecting Eddie (Short) Himself  Less 2001 $1.3MM
  • Primary photo for The Sports PagesThe Sports Pages (TV Movie) Himself (segment "The Heidi Bowl")  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for BiographyBiography (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2000)  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Modern MarvelsModern Marvels (TV Series) Himself - Former NYC Mayor (1 episode, 1999)  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for The People's CourtThe People's Court (TV Series) Himself - the Judge (2 episodes, 1997)  Less 1997–1999
  • Primary photo for NY TV: By the People Who Made It - Part I & IINY TV: By the People Who Made It - Part I & II (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for Somewhere in the CitySomewhere in the City Himself  Less 1998 $7K / —
  • Primary photo for Charlie RoseCharlie Rose (TV Series) Himself - Guest (2 episodes, 1995)  Less 1995–1998
  • Primary photo for Broadway RemembersBroadway Remembers (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1997 $350K
  • Primary photo for Howard Stern: Shut Up and ListenHoward Stern: Shut Up and Listen (Video) Himself  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for Where's Elvis This Week?Where's Elvis This Week? (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1996)  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for Late Night with Conan O'BrienLate Night with Conan O'Brien (TV Series) Himself (4 episodes, 1993)  Less 1993–1996
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  • Primary photo for EddieEddie Himself - Former Mayor of NYC  Less 1996 $30MM $31MM / $5.7MM
  • Primary photo for FrontlineFrontline (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1995)  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for Central Park WestCentral Park West (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1995)  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for Double RushDouble Rush (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1995)  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for Picket FencesPicket Fences (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 1993)  Less 1993–1995
  • Primary photo for TribecaTribeca (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1993)  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show with Jay LenoThe Tonight Show with Jay Leno (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 1992)  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for Good Day New YorkGood Day New York (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1992)  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for Street Scenes: New York on FilmStreet Scenes: New York on Film (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for Married to ItMarried to It Himself  Less 1991 $14MM $2MM / —
  • Primary photo for PositivePositive Himself  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for An Amazin Era: Revised and UpdatedAn Amazin Era: Revised and Updated (Video) Himself  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for New York StoriesNew York Stories Himself (segment "Oedipus Wrecks") (as Mayor Edward I. Koch)  Less 1989 $15MM $11MM / —
  • Primary photo for Joan Rivers and Friends Salute Heidi AbromowitzJoan Rivers and Friends Salute Heidi Abromowitz (TV Movie) Himself (as Mayor Edward Kotch)  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for My Two DadsMy Two Dads (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1988)  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for The World Is WatchingThe World Is Watching Himself (in Managua with Violeta Chamorro)  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for DollyDolly (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1987)  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for The 12th Annual People's Choice AwardsThe 12th Annual People's Choice Awards (TV Special) Himself - Presenter in Taped Message  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Johnny CarsonThe Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (TV Series) Himself - Guest / Himself (3 episodes, 1984)  Less 1984–1986
  • Primary photo for Let's Go MetsLet's Go Mets (Short) Himself  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for Key ExchangeKey Exchange Himself (as Mayor Edward I. Koch)  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for Night of 100 Stars IINight of 100 Stars II (TV Movie) Himself (as Hon. Edward I. Koch)  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for Empire CityEmpire City Himself  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for The Muppets Take ManhattanThe Muppets Take Manhattan Himself (as The Honorable Edward I. Koch)  Less 1984 $26MM / —
  • Primary photo for Saturday Night LiveSaturday Night Live (TV Series) Himself - Co-Host / Himself / Himself - Host (4 episodes, 1978)  Less 1978–1984
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  • Primary photo for Late Night with David LettermanLate Night with David Letterman (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1984)  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for Grand CentralGrand Central (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1983 $360K
  • Primary photo for Style WarsStyle Wars (TV Movie) Himself (as Mayor Ed Koch)  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for All by Myself: The Eartha Kitt StoryAll by Myself: The Eartha Kitt Story Himself  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for Night of 100 StarsNight of 100 Stars (TV Special) Himself (as Mayor Edward I. Koch)  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for Good Morning AmericaGood Morning America (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1980)  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for Dinah and Her New Best FriendsDinah and Her New Best Friends (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1980)  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for Firing LineFiring Line (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1979)  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for The Tomorrow ShowThe Tomorrow Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1979)  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for The Merv Griffin ShowThe Merv Griffin Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1978)  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for Barney MillerBarney Miller (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1978)  Less 1978
    • Inauguration (May 18, 1978) Himself (voice) (uncredited)  Less
Archive Footage (18 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Trump: An American DreamTrump: An American Dream (TV Mini-series) Himself (1 episode, 2017)  Less 2017
    • Manhattan (Nov 9, 2017) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Joan Didion: The Center Will Not HoldJoan Didion: The Center Will Not Hold Himself, Mayor of New York (archive footage)  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for Jerry Before SeinfeldJerry Before Seinfeld (TV Special) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for Nyc's Swift Trip to SuckdomNyc's Swift Trip to Suckdom (Short) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Mapplethorpe: Look at the PicturesMapplethorpe: Look at the Pictures Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Who Is Donald Trump?Who Is Donald Trump? (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for The Making of TrumpThe Making of Trump (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2015 $800K
  • Primary photo for Sinatra: All or Nothing at AllSinatra: All or Nothing at All (TV Mini-series) Himself (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015
    • Part 2 (Apr 6, 2015) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for AIDS: The Judgment of GodAIDS: The Judgment of God (Video) Himself - Mayor of New York City (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for The '80s: The Decade That Made UsThe '80s: The Decade That Made Us (TV Mini-series) Himself (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013
    • Tear Down These Walls (Apr 16, 2013) Himself (archive footage) (as Mayor Ed Koch: New York City)  Less
  • Primary photo for Évocateur: The Morton Downey Jr. MovieÉvocateur: The Morton Downey Jr. Movie Himself - NYC Mayor (archive footage)  Less 2012 $300K $21K / —
  • Primary photo for How to Survive a PlagueHow to Survive a Plague Himself (archive footage)  Less 2012 $132K / —
  • Primary photo for The UndefeatedThe Undefeated Himself (archive footage)  Less 2011 $1MM
  • Primary photo for OutrageOutrage Himself (archive footage)  Less 2009 $44K / —
  • Primary photo for Live from New York: The First 5 Years of Saturday Night LiveLive from New York: The First 5 Years of Saturday Night Live (TV Special) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for And You Don't Stop: 30 Years of Hip-HopAnd You Don't Stop: 30 Years of Hip-Hop (TV Mini-series) Himself (1 episode, 2004)  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for New City ClassicsNew City Classics (TV Series) Himself  Less 2002–  $5K
  • Primary photo for Playboy: The Story of XPlayboy: The Story of X (Video) Himself - Mayor of New York City (archive footage) (as Edward Koch)  Less 1998

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