Bill Nye

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KNOWN FOR 
An Honest Liar (2014) | StarTalk (2015-2017) | Ellen's Energy Adventure (1996)
AWARDS 
Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 7 wins & 6 nominations More »
AKA 
Bill Nye The Science Guy | Bill Nye the Science Guy
NICKNAMEs  
Bill Nye the Science Guy, The Science Guy
BORN 
Nov 27, 1955 (age 61)
HEIGHT 
6' 0½" (1.84m)

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Past Film & Video (5 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (27 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Bill Nye Saves the WorldBill Nye Saves the World (TV Series) Himself - Host ( 1 episode, 2017 ) , Executive Producer ( 1 episode, 2017 ) , Writer ( 1 episode, 2017 )  Less 2017 1
    • Earth Is a Hot Mess (Apr 21, 2017) Himself - Host, Executive Producer, Writer  Less
  • Primary photo for Physics GirlPhysics Girl (TV Mini-series) Thanks ( 1 episode, 2016 ) , Himself ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016 1
  • Primary photo for Quick Reviews with MaverickQuick Reviews with Maverick (TV Series) Science Guy Pog ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016 1
    • Pig Pog (Oct 30, 2016) Science Guy Pog  Less
  • Primary photo for Miles from TomorrowlandMiles from Tomorrowland (TV Series) Professor Rubicon / Professor Randii Rubicon ( 7 episodes, 2015–2016 )  Less 2015–2016 7
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  • Primary photo for Whose Line Is It Anyway?Whose Line Is It Anyway? (TV Series) Performer ("The Click") ( 1 episode, 2015 ) , Himself - Guest ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015 1
    • Bill Nye (Aug 31, 2015) Himself - Guest (as Bill Nye The Science Guy), Performer ("The Click") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Inside Amy SchumerInside Amy Schumer (TV Series) Bill Nye ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015 1
  • Primary photo for The Drunken PeasantsThe Drunken Peasants (TV Series) Actor ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014 1
  • Primary photo for The (206)The (206) (TV Series) Actor ( 2 episodes, 2013–2014 )  Less 2013–2014 2
  • Primary photo for The NeighborsThe Neighbors (TV Series) Bill Nye ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014 1
  • Primary photo for Tosh.0Tosh.0 (TV Series) Actor ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014 1
  • Primary photo for The Big Bang TheoryThe Big Bang Theory (TV Series) Bill Nye ( 1 episode, 2013 )  Less 2013 1
  • Primary photo for Stargate: AtlantisStargate: Atlantis (TV Series) Bill Nye ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2008 1
  • Primary photo for Stuff Happens Hosted by Bill NyeStuff Happens Hosted by Bill Nye (TV Series) Writer ( 5 episodes, 2008 ) , Himself - Host ( 4 episodes, 2008 ) , Writer ( 4 episodes, 2008 )  Less 2008 9
    • Garage (Nov 17, 2008) Himself - Host, Writer  Less
    • Sports (Nov 10, 2008) Himself - Host, Writer  Less
    • Pets (Nov 3, 2008) Himself - Host, Writer  Less
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  • Primary photo for Numb3rsNumb3rs (TV Series) Bill Waldie ( 3 episodes, 2005–2008 )  Less 2005–2008 3
  • Primary photo for 100 Greatest Discoveries100 Greatest Discoveries (TV Mini-series) Narrator / Host  Less 2004–2005
  • Primary photo for The Eyes of NyeThe Eyes of Nye (TV Series) Host, Writer (head writer)  Less 2005– 
  • Primary photo for BattleBotsBattleBots (TV Series) Technical Expert  Less 2000–2002
  • Primary photo for Get RealGet Real (TV Series) Mr. Stone ( 1 episode, 2000 )  Less 2000 1
    • Guilt (Mar 29, 2000) Mr. Stone  Less
  • Primary photo for Almost Live!Almost Live! (TV Series) Various  Less 1984–1999
  • Primary photo for The Wonderful World of DisneyThe Wonderful World of Disney (TV Series) Science Teacher ( 1 episode, 1998 )  Less 1998 1
  • Primary photo for Absent Minded Inventions and the Search for Flubber with Bill Nye the Science GuyAbsent Minded Inventions and the Search for Flubber with Bill Nye the Science Guy (TV Movie) Himself - Host, Writer  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for AstronautsAstronauts (TV Movie) Narrator  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for American ExperienceAmerican Experience (TV Series) Production Assistant ( 6 episodes, 1991–1996 )  Less 1991–1996 6
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  • Primary photo for Bill Nye, the Science GuyBill Nye, the Science Guy (TV Series) Himself - Host ( 24 episodes, 1993–1995 ) , Writer ( 21 episodes, 1993–1994 ) , Producer ( 3 episodes, 1995 ) , Writer (creator) ( 1 episode, 1995 ) , Writer (head writer) ( 1 episode, 1995 )  Less 1993–1995 24
    • Human Transportation (Sep 29, 1995) Himself - Host, Producer  Less
    • Spinning Things (Sep 15, 1995) Himself - Host, Producer  Less
    • Ocean Life (Apr 28, 1995) Himself - Host, Producer, Writer (creator), Writer (head writer)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Degenerate ArtDegenerate Art (TV Movie) Production Assistant  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for Back to the FutureBack to the Future (TV Series) The Science Guy ( 26 episodes, 1991–1992 )  Less 1991–1992 26
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  • Primary photo for MMCMMC (TV Series) Actor ( 1 episode, 1989 )  Less 1989 1
Self (95 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Beyond Stranger ThingsBeyond Stranger Things (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2017 )  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for The Opposition with Jordan KlepperThe Opposition with Jordan Klepper (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2017 )  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for 2017 Primetime Creative Arts Emmy Awards2017 Primetime Creative Arts Emmy Awards (TV Movie) Himself - Presenter  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for CBS This MorningCBS This Morning (TV Series) Himself - Guest / Himself ( 3 episodes, 2012–2017 )  Less 2012–2017
  • Primary photo for CBS News Sunday MorningCBS News Sunday Morning (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 2016–2017 )  Less 2016–2017
  • Primary photo for Penn Zero: Part-Time HeroPenn Zero: Part-Time Hero (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2017 )  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for The Late Show with Stephen ColbertThe Late Show with Stephen Colbert (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2017 )  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for 9th Annual Shorty Awards9th Annual Shorty Awards (Video) Himself - Presenter  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for Bill Nye Saves the WorldBill Nye Saves the World (TV Series) Himself - Host ( 13 episodes, 2017 )  Less 2017
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  • Primary photo for WIRED Magazine: Bill Nye Answers Science Questions from TwitterWIRED Magazine: Bill Nye Answers Science Questions from Twitter (Short) Himself  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for TodayToday (TV Series) Himself - Guest ( 1 episode, 2017 )  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for The ViewThe View (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 2013–2017 )  Less 2013–2017
  • Primary photo for Bill Nye: Science GuyBill Nye: Science Guy Himself  Less 2017 $23K / —
  • Primary photo for The Mars GenerationThe Mars Generation Himself  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for StarTalkStarTalk (TV Series) Himself ( 35 episodes, 2015–2017 )  Less 2015–2017
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  • Primary photo for A Brief History of Time TravelA Brief History of Time Travel Self  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for Food EvolutionFood Evolution Himself  Less 2016 $8K / —
  • Primary photo for Physics GirlPhysics Girl (TV Mini-series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Star Trek: Inside the Roddenberry VaultStar Trek: Inside the Roddenberry Vault Himself  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Rogue One: A Star Wars Story - World PremiereRogue One: A Star Wars Story - World Premiere (TV Special) Himself - The Scientism Guy  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Talk Stoop with Cat GreenleafTalk Stoop with Cat Greenleaf (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for The Journey to Mars 101: Living on Mars and BeyondThe Journey to Mars 101: Living on Mars and Beyond (Video) Himself - Host  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for ChelseaChelsea (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Fight for SpaceFight for Space Himself - CEO Planetary Society  Less 2016 $92K
  • Primary photo for The Nightly Show with Larry WilmoreThe Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore (TV Series) Himself / Himself - Panelist ( 6 episodes, 2015–2016 )  Less 2015–2016
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  • Primary photo for Independent LensIndependent Lens (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for ExplorerExplorer (TV Series) Self ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Global Citizen FestivalGlobal Citizen Festival (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2015 $5MM
  • Primary photo for Whose Line Is It Anyway?Whose Line Is It Anyway? (TV Series) Himself - Guest ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015
    • Bill Nye (Aug 31, 2015) Himself - Guest (as Bill Nye The Science Guy)  Less
  • Primary photo for 7th Annual Shorty Awards7th Annual Shorty Awards (Video) Himself - Presenter, Winner: Best in Science  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Night of Too Many Stars: America Comes Together for Autism ProgramsNight of Too Many Stars: America Comes Together for Autism Programs (TV Special) Himself  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Real Time with Bill MaherReal Time with Bill Maher (TV Series) Himself - Guest / Himself ( 3 episodes, 2013–2015 )  Less 2013–2015
  • Primary photo for Inside EditionInside Edition (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 2014 )  Less 2014
    • Episode #26.75 (Dec 26, 2014) Himself (as Bill Nye the Science Guy)  Less
    • The Death of Joan Rivers (Sep 4, 2014) Himself (as Bill Nye the Science Guy)  Less
  • Primary photo for Up with Steve KornackiUp with Steve Kornacki (TV Series) Himself - Guest ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Last Week Tonight with John OliverLast Week Tonight with John Oliver (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Late Night with Seth MeyersLate Night with Seth Meyers (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for An Honest LiarAn Honest Liar Himself - The Science Guy  Less 2014 $124K / —
  • Primary photo for The IndependentsThe Independents (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for The Secret Life of Scientists and EngineersThe Secret Life of Scientists and Engineers (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for KatieKatie (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for ABC Evening NewsABC Evening News (TV Series) Himself - 'The Science Guy' ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for ABC News NightlineABC News Nightline (TV Series) Himself - CEO, Planetary Society ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Uncensored Science: Bill Nye Debates Ken HamUncensored Science: Bill Nye Debates Ken Ham (TV Movie) Himself - Against creationism  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Piers Morgan TonightPiers Morgan Tonight (TV Series) Himself - Science Educator / Himself ( 2 episodes, 2013–2014 )  Less 2013–2014
  • Primary photo for King of the NerdsKing of the Nerds (TV Series) Himself - Judge ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for StosselStossel (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 2012–2014 )  Less 2012–2014
  • Primary photo for Politics Nation with Al SharptonPolitics Nation with Al Sharpton (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Dancing with the StarsDancing with the Stars (TV Series) Himself - Contestant ( 5 episodes, 2013 )  Less 2013
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  • Primary photo for Hub Network's First Annual Halloween BashHub Network's First Annual Halloween Bash (TV Special) Himself  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Why with NyeWhy with Nye (Video) Himself  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for The Arsenio Hall ShowThe Arsenio Hall Show (TV Series) Himself - Guest ( 1 episode, 2013 )  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Good Morning AmericaGood Morning America (TV Series) Himself - Guest ( 1 episode, 2013 )  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for The NerdistThe Nerdist (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2013 )  Less 2013
    • Space! (May 11, 2013) Himself  Less
  • Primary photo for Larry King NowLarry King Now (TV Series) Himself - Guest ( 1 episode, 2013 )  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for EcoDivas TVEcoDivas TV (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 2012–2013 )  Less 2012–2013
  • Primary photo for On Begley StreetOn Begley Street (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2013 )  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for The War Room with Michael ShureThe War Room with Michael Shure (TV Series) Himself - Guest ( 1 episode, 2012 )  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Sandy: The Anatomy of a SuperstormSandy: The Anatomy of a Superstorm (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Alien Deep with Bob BallardAlien Deep with Bob Ballard (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2012 )  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Safety Smart Science with Bill Nye the Science Guy: Renewable EnergySafety Smart Science with Bill Nye the Science Guy: Renewable Energy (Video) Himself - Host  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Solution Earth a New BeginningSolution Earth a New Beginning (Video) Self  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Safety Smart Science with Bill Nye the Science GuySafety Smart Science with Bill Nye the Science Guy (Video) Himself  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Living with EdLiving with Ed (TV Series) Himself ( 7 episodes, 2007–2009 )  Less 2007–2009
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  • Primary photo for Solving for XSolving for X (TV Series) Himself ( 8 episodes, 2009 )  Less 2009
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  • Primary photo for Who Wants to Be a MillionaireWho Wants to Be a Millionaire (TV Series) Himself - Guest Expert ( 12 episodes, 2008–2009 )  Less 2008–2009
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  • Primary photo for NovaNova (TV Series) Himself - Science Educator ( 1 episode, 2009 )  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for The Bonnie Hunt ShowThe Bonnie Hunt Show (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 2008 )  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Gravity's Effect on Humans with Bill Nye the Science GuyGravity's Effect on Humans with Bill Nye the Science Guy (Video) Himself  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Stuff Happens Hosted by Bill NyeStuff Happens Hosted by Bill Nye (TV Series) Himself - Host ( 4 episodes, 2008 )  Less 2008
    • Garage (Nov 17, 2008) Himself - Host  Less
    • Sports (Nov 10, 2008) Himself - Host  Less
    • Pets (Nov 3, 2008) Himself - Host  Less
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  • Primary photo for Greatest Inventions with Bill NyeGreatest Inventions with Bill Nye (TV Mini-series) Himself  Less 2007– 
  • Primary photo for America's Most Smartest ModelAmerica's Most Smartest Model (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2007 )  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for This WeekThis Week (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Last Stop Kew GardensLast Stop Kew Gardens (Video) Self  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for The Late Late Show with Craig FergusonThe Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 2005 )  Less 2005
    • Episode #2.61 (Dec 19, 2005) Himself (as Bill Nye the Science Guy)  Less
    • Episode #2.25 (Oct 14, 2005) Himself  Less
  • Primary photo for Larry King LiveLarry King Live (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2005 )  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for TV Land's Top TenTV Land's Top Ten (TV Series) Himself ( 3 episodes, 2005 )  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for First LookFirst Look (TV Movie) Himself - Host (as Bill Nye the Science Guy)  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for VH1 Big in 03VH1 Big in 03 (TV Special) Himself  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Countdown to MarsCountdown to Mars (TV Movie) Himself - Host (as Bill Nye the Science Guy)  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Bill Nye and Debbie Allen Imagine MarsBill Nye and Debbie Allen Imagine Mars (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Win Ben Stein's MoneyWin Ben Stein's Money (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2001 )  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Turn Ben Stein OnTurn Ben Stein On (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2000 )  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Hollywood SquaresHollywood Squares (TV Series) Himself - Panelist ( 5 episodes, 1999 )  Less 1999
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  • Primary photo for The Rosie O'Donnell ShowThe Rosie O'Donnell Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1999 )  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for The 26th Annual Daytime Emmy AwardsThe 26th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Himself - Winner  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Bill Nye, the Science GuyBill Nye, the Science Guy (TV Series) Himself - Host ( 100 episodes, 1993–1998 )  Less 1993–1998
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  • Primary photo for The 25th Annual Daytime Emmy AwardsThe 25th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Himself - Winner  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for Late Night with Conan O'BrienLate Night with Conan O'Brien (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1998 )  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for MisteRogers' NeighborhoodMisteRogers' Neighborhood (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1997 )  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for Space Ghost Coast to CoastSpace Ghost Coast to Coast (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1996 )  Less 1996
    • Boo! (Mar 8, 1996) Himself  Less
  • Primary photo for Crook & ChaseCrook & Chase (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1996 )  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for Ellen's Energy AdventureEllen's Energy Adventure (Video) Himself  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for Front RunnersFront Runners (TV Series) Himself  Less 1986–1995
  • Primary photo for Walt Disney World Inside OutWalt Disney World Inside Out (TV Series) Himself - Segment ( 1 episode, 1994 )  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for MMCMMC (TV Series) Himself - Guest ( 1 episode, 1989 )  Less 1989
Archive Footage (10 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for How Is This a Thing?How Is This a Thing? (TV Series) Himself  Less 2017– 
  • Primary photo for Democracy Now!Democracy Now! (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2017 )  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for Physics GirlPhysics Girl (TV Mini-series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2017 )  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for Watters' WorldWatters' World (TV Series) Himself - The Science Guy ( 1 episode, 2017 )  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for Before the FloodBefore the Flood Himself (archive footage)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for The Drunken PeasantsThe Drunken Peasants (TV Series) Himself ( 3 episodes, 2014–2015 )  Less 2014–2015
  • Primary photo for The Comfort ZoneThe Comfort Zone (TV Series) Himself ( 3 episodes, 2013–2014 )  Less 2013–2014
  • Primary photo for Mike and Mike in the MorningMike and Mike in the Morning (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2013 )  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for In FocusIn Focus (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2012 )  Less 2012
    • Creationism (Dec 10, 2012) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Pastor Mike OnlinePastor Mike Online (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2012 )  Less 2012
Other (1 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
Domestic gross includes USA and Canada.

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