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James Lipton

Writer | Producer | Actor
KNOWN FOR 
Inside the Actors Studio (1994-2015) | Guiding Light (1953) | Igor (2008)
AWARDS 
Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 3 wins & 24 nominations More »
AKA 
Sir James Lipton
BORN 
Sep 19, 1926 (age 89)
HEIGHT 
5' 7" (1.70m)

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Past Film & Video (4 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Past Television (31 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Inside the Actors StudioInside the Actors Studio (TV Series) Himself - Host (23 episodes, 1994–2015), Executive Producer (18 episodes, 1994–2015), Writer (14 episodes, 1996–2009), Writer (3 episodes, 1994–2005), Associate Producer (1 episode, 2003)  Less 1994–2015 23
    • Jim Parsons (Jun 18, 2015) Himself - Host, Executive Producer  Less
    • Neil Patrick Harris (Feb 12, 2015) Himself - Host, Executive Producer  Less
    • Liam Neeson (Oct 2, 2012) Himself - Host, Executive Producer  Less
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  • Primary photo for Arrested DevelopmentArrested Development (TV Series) Warden Stefan Gentles (5 episodes, 2004–2013)  Less 2004–2013 5
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  • Primary photo for SuburgatorySuburgatory (TV Series) Dr. Richard Rohl (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012 1
    • Down Time (Apr 11, 2012) Dr. Richard Rohl  Less
  • Primary photo for According to JimAccording to Jim (TV Series) Devil (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008 1
  • Primary photo for Cold SquadCold Squad (TV Series) Uniform Cop (1 episode, 2005)  Less 2005 1
    • Borders (Feb 19, 2005) Uniform Cop  Less
  • Primary photo for ... A Father... A Son... Once Upon a Time in Hollywood... A Father... A Son... Once Upon a Time in Hollywood (TV Movie) Special Thanks  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Inside the Actor's Studio Jennifer LopezInside the Actor's Studio Jennifer Lopez (TV Series) Writer  Less 2004– 
  • Primary photo for Another WorldAnother World (TV Series) Writer (Head Writer)  Less 1964–1999
  • Primary photo for The 50th Annual Tony AwardsThe 50th Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) Thanks  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for Bob Hope's Birthday Spectacular in ParisBob Hope's Birthday Spectacular in Paris (TV Special) Executive Producer, Writer  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for Happy Birthday, Bob: 50 Stars Salute Your 50 Years with NBCHappy Birthday, Bob: 50 Stars Salute Your 50 Years with NBC (TV Special) Lyricist, Executive Producer, Lyrics ("Comedy Ain't No Joke"), Music ("Comedy Ain't No Joke")  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for Bob Hope Salutes the U.S.A.F. 40th AnniversaryBob Hope Salutes the U.S.A.F. 40th Anniversary (TV Movie) Executive Producer, Writer  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for CapitolCapitol (TV Series) Writer (Head Writer) (8 episodes, 1984–1987), Writer (2 episodes, 1987)  Less 1984–1987 8
    • Episode #1.1270 (Mar 20, 1987) Writer (Head Writer), Writer  Less
    • Episode #1.1269 (Mar 19, 1987) Writer (Head Writer), Writer  Less
    • Episode #1.1268 (Mar 18, 1987) Writer (Head Writer)  Less
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  • Primary photo for CopacabanaCopacabana (TV Movie) Writer (Television Story And Teleplay)  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for MirrorsMirrors (TV Movie) Producer, Writer (Novel), Writer (Screenplay)  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for The Edge of NightThe Edge of Night (TV Series) Writer  Less 1956–1984
  • Primary photo for American Dance Machine Presents a Celebration of Broadway DanceAmerican Dance Machine Presents a Celebration of Broadway Dance (TV Movie) Producer  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for Bob Hope on the Road to ChinaBob Hope on the Road to China (TV Movie) Producer  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for All-Star Birthday Party for Bob Hope... at SeaAll-Star Birthday Party for Bob Hope... at Sea (TV Movie) Writer  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for Happy Birthday, BobHappy Birthday, Bob (TV Special) Executive Producer, Writer  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for Jimmy Carter's Inaugural GalaJimmy Carter's Inaugural Gala (TV Movie) Executive Producer  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for Return to Peyton PlaceReturn to Peyton Place (TV Series) Writer (Head Writer)  Less 1972–1974
  • Primary photo for The Best of EverythingThe Best of Everything (TV Series) Composer (theme music), Writer (Head Writer)  Less 1970– 
  • Primary photo for The United States Steel HourThe United States Steel Hour (TV Series) Writer (1 episode, 1960)  Less 1960 1
  • Primary photo for The GoldbergsThe Goldbergs (TV Series) Lotzi (1 episode, 1954)  Less 1954 1
  • Primary photo for Inner SanctumInner Sanctum (TV Series) Tony (1 episode, 1954)  Less 1954 1
  • Primary photo for You Are ThereYou Are There (TV Series) Michelangelo (1 episode, 1953)  Less 1953 1
  • Primary photo for The Guiding LightThe Guiding Light (TV Series) Dr. Dick Grant (1 episode, 1953)  Less 1953 1
  • Primary photo for CBS Television WorkshopCBS Television Workshop (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1952)  Less 1952 1
  • Primary photo for Armstrong Circle TheatreArmstrong Circle Theatre (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1951)  Less 1951 1
  • Primary photo for Pulitzer Prize PlayhousePulitzer Prize Playhouse (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1951)  Less 1951 1
Self (41 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for Inside the Actors StudioInside the Actors Studio (TV Series) Himself - Host / Himself (244 episodes, 1994–2015)  Less 1994–2015
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  • Primary photo for Entertainment TonightEntertainment Tonight (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for 2014 NHL Awards2014 NHL Awards (TV Special) Himself  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for 2013 Primetime Creative Arts Emmy Awards2013 Primetime Creative Arts Emmy Awards (TV Special) Himself - Winner: Outstanding Informational Series or Special (uncredited)  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for America's Got TalentAmerica's Got Talent (TV Series) Himself - Guest Performer (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for The Last Word with Lawrence O'DonnellThe Last Word with Lawrence O'Donnell (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Now with Alex WagnerNow with Alex Wagner (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Plimpton! Starring George Plimpton as HimselfPlimpton! Starring George Plimpton as Himself Himself  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for GleeGlee (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for The ApprenticeThe Apprentice (TV Series) Himself - Boardroom Advisor (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012
    • Getting Medieval (Feb 26, 2012) Himself - Boardroom Advisor (as Sir James Lipton)  Less
  • Primary photo for Rachael RayRachael Ray (TV Series) Himself (3 episodes, 2009–2012)  Less 2009–2012
  • Primary photo for The SimpsonsThe Simpsons (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 2002–2011)  Less 2002–2011
  • Primary photo for ConanConan (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for The Late Late Show with Craig FergusonThe Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson (TV Series) Himself (3 episodes, 2008–2010)  Less 2008–2010
  • Primary photo for Jeopardy!Jeopardy! (TV Series) Himself - Video Clue Presenter (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010
    • Episode #26.161 (Apr 26, 2010) Himself - Video Clue Presenter  Less
  • Primary photo for The Bonnie Hunt ShowThe Bonnie Hunt Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Family GuyFamily Guy (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Söndagsparty med Filip och FredrikSöndagsparty med Filip och Fredrik (TV Series) Himself - Guest (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Saturday Night LiveSaturday Night Live (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Late Night with Conan O'BrienLate Night with Conan O'Brien (TV Series) Himself / Himself - Reciting a Rap Song (18 episodes, 2001–2009)  Less 2001–2009
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  • Primary photo for The Heyman HustleThe Heyman Hustle (TV Series) Himself (1 episode)  Less 2009– 
  • Primary photo for IgorIgor Himself  Less 2008 $25MM $20MM
  • Primary photo for Jimmy Kimmel Live!Jimmy Kimmel Live! (TV Series) Himself (4 episodes, 2004–2008)  Less 2004–2008
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  • Primary photo for CBS News Up to the MinuteCBS News Up to the Minute (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2007)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for The ViewThe View (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2007)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for The 5th Annual TV Land AwardsThe 5th Annual TV Land Awards (TV Special) Himself ("Inside the Actor's Studio: The Brady Bunch")  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for The 50th Annual New York Emmy AwardsThe 50th Annual New York Emmy Awards (TV Special) Himself  Less 2007 $100K
  • Primary photo for 2006 Women's World Awards2006 Women's World Awards (TV Special) Himself  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for JoeyJoey (TV Series) Himself - Host of 'Inside the Actors Studio' (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Great Things About the HolidaysGreat Things About the Holidays (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for The Tony Danza ShowThe Tony Danza Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2005)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for James Lipton Takes on ThreeJames Lipton Takes on Three (Video) Himself  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Open AccessOpen Access (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2004)  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Charlie RoseCharlie Rose (TV Series) Himself (3 episodes, 2003–2004)  Less 2003–2004
  • Primary photo for Da Ali G ShowDa Ali G Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2003)  Less 2003
    • Art (Mar 14, 2003) Himself  Less
  • Primary photo for The HamptonsThe Hamptons (TV Mini-series) Himself  Less 2002– 
  • Primary photo for Last Call with Carson DalyLast Call with Carson Daly (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2002)  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Magic Time: A Tribute to Jack LemmonMagic Time: A Tribute to Jack Lemmon (Video) Himself  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Bouillon de cultureBouillon de culture (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2001)  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Contender: Mastering the MethodContender: Mastering the Method (Video) Himself - Host, Inside The Actor's Studio  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for TodayToday (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1967)  Less 1967
Archive Footage (3 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS

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