Tom Purcell (II)

Producer | Writer | Miscellaneous Crew
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KNOWN FOR 
The Colbert Report (2005-2014) | The Late Show with Stephen Colbert (2015-2016) | Cosby (1997-2000)
AWARDS 
Won 6 Primetime Emmys. Another 10 wins & 24 nominations More »

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Past Television (11 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for The 69th Primetime Emmy AwardsThe 69th Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Writer (special material by)  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for Stephen Colbert's Live Election Night: Democracy's Series Finale - Who's Going to Clean Up This ****?Stephen Colbert's Live Election Night: Democracy's Series Finale - Who's Going to Clean Up This ****? (TV Movie) Executive Producer, Writer  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for The Late Show with Stephen ColbertThe Late Show with Stephen Colbert (TV Series) Writer ( 227 episodes, 2015–2016 ) , Executive Producer ( 227 episodes, 2015–2016 ) , Writer ( 2 episodes, 2015 )  Less 2015–2016 227
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  • Primary photo for The Colbert ReportThe Colbert Report (TV Series) Writer ( 1,051 episodes, 2008–2014 ) , Executive Producer ( 772 episodes, 2010–2014 ) , Co-Executive Producer ( 278 episodes, 2008–2009 ) , Consulting Producer ( 193 episodes, 2005–2006 ) , Writer (head writer) ( 187 episodes, 2008–2009 ) , Supervising Producer ( 138 episodes, 2007 ) , Writer ( 2 episodes, 2012 ) , Guy in audience ( 1 episode, 2014 ) , Himself ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2005–2014 1,382
    • Same to You, Pal (Dec 18, 2014) Guy in audience (uncredited), Executive Producer, Writer  Less
    • Michael Sheen (Aug 27, 2014) Executive Producer, Writer  Less
    • Episode #10.266 (Sep 11, 2014) Executive Producer, Writer  Less
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  • Primary photo for The Rally to Restore Sanity and/or FearThe Rally to Restore Sanity and/or Fear (TV Special) Executive Producer, Writer  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for A Colbert Christmas: The Greatest Gift of All!A Colbert Christmas: The Greatest Gift of All! (TV Movie) Co-Executive Producer, Writer  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for The Daily ShowThe Daily Show (TV Series) Consulting Producer ( 1 episode, 2006 ) , Writer ( 1 episode, 2008 ) , Supervising Producer ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2006–2008 2
  • Primary photo for Run of the HouseRun of the House (TV Series) Writer ( 2 episodes, 2003 )  Less 2003 2
  • Primary photo for Grounded for LifeGrounded for Life (TV Series) Supervising Producer ( 21 episodes, 2001–2002 ) , Producer ( 16 episodes, 2001 ) , Writer ( 4 episodes, 2001 ) , Writer (teleplay) ( 1 episode, 2002 )  Less 2001–2002 37
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  • Primary photo for The GrubbsThe Grubbs (TV Series) Supervising Producer  Less 2002– 
  • Primary photo for CosbyCosby (TV Series) Writer (story editor) ( 25 episodes, 1998–1999 ) , Co-Producer ( 19 episodes, 1999–2000 ) , Story Editor ( 19 episodes, 1998–1999 ) , Writer ( 9 episodes, 1997–2000 )  Less 1997–2000 48
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Self (3 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for 2014 Primetime Creative Arts Emmy Awards2014 Primetime Creative Arts Emmy Awards (TV Special) Himself - Winner: Outstanding Writing for a Variety Series  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for The 65th Primetime Emmy AwardsThe 65th Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Himself - Winner  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for The Colbert ReportThe Colbert Report (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2008

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