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Morley Safer (1931–2016)

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KNOWN FOR 
60 Minutes (1968-2017) | Morning Glory (2010) | The American President (2000)
AWARDS 
Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 5 wins & 11 nominations More »
BORN 
Nov 8, 1931 (died May 19, 2016)

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Past Film & Video (3 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (5 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for House of CardsHouse of Cards (TV Series) Morley Safer ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014 1
  • Primary photo for American MastersAmerican Masters (TV Series) Narrator ( 1 episode, 1996 ) , Special Thanks ( 1 episode, 2005 )  Less 1996–2005 2
  • Primary photo for The American PresidentThe American President (TV Series) John Adams ( 1 episode, 2000 )  Less 2000 1
  • Primary photo for American ExperienceAmerican Experience (TV Series) Narrator ( 1 episode, 1997 )  Less 1997 1
  • Primary photo for Murphy BrownMurphy Brown (TV Series) Morley Safer ( 1 episode, 1993 )  Less 1993 1
Self (39 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Kurt Vonnegut: Unstuck in TimeKurt Vonnegut: Unstuck in Time Himself  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for 60 Minutes60 Minutes (TV Series) Himself - Correspondent (segment "All in the Family") / Himself - Correspondent / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Starchitect") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Saving History") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Wikimania") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "All-American") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Bob Simon") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "The Library") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Quarterback Guru") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "The Cartoonist") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Help Wanted") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Discovered") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Capturing History") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Drones Over America") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Boy Wonder") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Marfa, Texas") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "McCullough") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "The Paper") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "The Flavorists") / Himself - Host / Himself - Correspondent (segment "The Life and Death of Vincent Van Gogh") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Redshirting") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Dropping Out") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Hooked") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Art Market") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Jake") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "The Many Meryls") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Andy Rooney") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Madoffs") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "The Archbishop") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Market Street") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Wynton") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "The Billionaire") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "The Go-To Guy") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Growing Body Parts") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Guiding Light") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Cameron's Avatar") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "The Liquidator") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Vogue, Anna Wintour") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Marty's Big Idea") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Walking Away") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Patented") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Pigeon Fever") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Alec Baldwin") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Mr. Ayers and Mr. Lopez") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "The Bird Man of Idaho") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Dolly") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Wine Rx") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Stat Man") / Himself - Correspondent (segment 'All in the Family) / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Bobby Jindal") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Schnabel") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Ted Turner") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "The Lost Leonardo") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Should We Make Cents?") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "The Pursuit of Happiness") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Here Come the Millennials") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Pot Shops") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Was It Murder?") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "The Dame") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Prisoner 05A4820") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Dr. Evil") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Dog Nut") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Long John Daly") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Brain Man") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "The Gift ") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Buried in the Fine Print") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Submission") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "The Colbert Report") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Living Large") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Whose Life Is It Anyway?") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Kinky for Governor") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Myron") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Michael Tilson Thomas") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Prisoner of Pain") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Immortality") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "A Fractured Mind") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Mr. Feinberg") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "The Governor") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "A Dog's Nose") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Counting on the Count") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "B.S. Rules!") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Duty, Honor, Country") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Pope John Paul II: Part II") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "The Gates") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "ADD Grows Up") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Tales from the Crypt") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Fat City") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "DNA Dragnet") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Prescriptions and Profit") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "See No Evil") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Out of India") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Undercover Marketing") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Kinkade") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Skull and Bones") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "The Devil's Advocate") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Geno's Game") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "A True Confession") / Himself - Corresponent (segment "Faith, Hope & Politics") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Bering Strait") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "The Look") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "They Didn't Ask, He Didn't Tell") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Nation Building") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Any Given Sunday") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Small, Cheap and Deadly") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "The Age Wave") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "SUV") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Malden Mills") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Pork Power") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Martha Stewart") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Shadow of Shame") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Send in the Spies") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "The Royal Treatment") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "The Country Next Door") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Find the Gun") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Gross National Happiness") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Married Priests") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Buddy") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Jackpot Justice") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Cheaters") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Texas") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Over the Hill?") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "The Candy Man") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "The Commissioner") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Young, American and Muslim") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "You Want Fries with That?") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Unlocking Parkinson's") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "The Pump") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Elaine Stritch") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "The Power of Positive Speaking") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Is There a Gun in the House?") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Dr. Torrey's War") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Adopt Me") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Ms. Swift") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "The Great One") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "The Diva Next Door") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Innocence Lost") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Special Ops") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "The Long Gray Line") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "The Trillion Dollar Question") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "School for the Homeless") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Giant Killer") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Whose Body Is It Anyway?") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Made to Order") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "President Simmons") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "The Preacher's Daughter") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Gold in Them Thar Schools") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "The Sudbury Way") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Darryl Strawberry") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Joe the Jailer") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Ben Zander") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "The Rosenberg Case") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "God, Women and Medicine") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Presidente Fox") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "The Calendar Girls") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "You've Got Mail") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Vice Versa") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "The Eyes") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Come Dancing") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Columbine Effect") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "The Scuffed Halls Of Ivy: Emory University") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Cruising for Fun and Profit") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "The Year of the Woman") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Ready, Willing & Able") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Picking Up the Pieces") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "By Faith Alone") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Ciao Venezia") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Scam") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "D.U.") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Rumpole of the Bailey") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Slam!") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Playing Ball with the KGB") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Helicopter Down") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "The Silent Service") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "The Man in the White Suit") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Waiving the Rules") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "I've Got a Secret") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Quinacrine") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Give Peace a Chance") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Who Will Succeed Him?") / Himself / Himself - Reporter / Morley Safer - Correspondent / Himself - Host (segment "A Nun's Story" / Himself (interviewer) ( 413 episodes, 1968–2016 )  Less 1968–2016
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  • Primary photo for God Bless You, Mr. Vonnegut (or the Friends of Kilgore Trout)God Bless You, Mr. Vonnegut (or the Friends of Kilgore Trout) Himself  Less 2016 $1MM
  • Primary photo for The EightiesThe Eighties (TV Mini-series) Himself - 60 Minutes ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Being CanadianBeing Canadian Himself  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for The SixtiesThe Sixties (TV Mini-series) Himself - Journalist, 60 Minutes / Himself - CBS News ( 4 episodes, 2014 )  Less 2014
    • 1968 (Jul 31, 2014) Himself - Journalist, 60 Minutes  Less
    • The British Invasion (Jul 10, 2014) Himself - Journalist, 60 Minutes  Less
    • The War in Vietnam (Jun 19, 2014) Himself - CBS News  Less
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  • Primary photo for Citizen of the PlanetCitizen of the Planet Self  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for The Sturgeon QueensThe Sturgeon Queens Himself  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for The Vision of Paolo Soleri: Prophet in the DesertThe Vision of Paolo Soleri: Prophet in the Desert Himself - Journalist  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for 60 Minutes Sports60 Minutes Sports (TV Series) Himself - Correspondent (segment "Secretariat") ( 1 episode, 2013 )  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Eddie Adams: Saigon '68Eddie Adams: Saigon '68 (Short) Self  Less 2012 $35K
  • Primary photo for A Man Without a CountryA Man Without a Country Himself  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Charlie RoseCharlie Rose (TV Series) Himself - Guest ( 2 episodes, 1995–2012 )  Less 1995–2012
  • Primary photo for The 2011 Annual American Theatre Wing GalaThe 2011 Annual American Theatre Wing Gala (TV Special) Himself  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Morning GloryMorning Glory Himself  Less 2010 $40MM $31MM / $60MM
  • Primary photo for Texas Monthly TalksTexas Monthly Talks (TV Series) Himself - Interviewee ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for An Unlikely WeaponAn Unlikely Weapon Himself  Less 2008 $1MM
  • Primary photo for That's the Way It Is: Celebrating Cronkite at 90That's the Way It Is: Celebrating Cronkite at 90 (TV Movie) Self  Less 2007 $100K
  • Primary photo for 60 Minutes60 Minutes (TV Series) Himself - Reporter ( 1 episode, 2007 )  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for The Colbert ReportThe Colbert Report (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for American MastersAmerican Masters (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for 60 Minutes II60 Minutes II (TV Series) Himself - Correspondent / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Baptism of Fire") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Classic: The Forgotten Veterans") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Classic: Nadja") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Classic: Genius (II)") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Classic: Genius") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Classic: Grand Central") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Classic: Joyce Brown is in Jail") ( 9 episodes, 1999–2004 )  Less 1999–2004
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  • Primary photo for Larry King LiveLarry King Live (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2004 )  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for The Museum of Television & Radio Annual Honors a Salute to Tom BrokawThe Museum of Television & Radio Annual Honors a Salute to Tom Brokaw (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Television in America: An AutobiographyTelevision in America: An Autobiography (TV Series) Himself  Less 2002– 
  • Primary photo for Life and TimesLife and Times (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2001 )  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Breaking the NewsBreaking the News (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for We Were There: CBS News at 50We Were There: CBS News at 50 (TV Special) Himself  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for Late Night with David LettermanLate Night with David Letterman (TV Series) Himself ( 3 episodes, 1982–1993 )  Less 1982–1993
  • Primary photo for William S. Paley: Tribute to a Broadcasting GiantWilliam S. Paley: Tribute to a Broadcasting Giant (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for The 7th Annual Television Academy Hall of Fame AwardsThe 7th Annual Television Academy Hall of Fame Awards (TV Special) Himself  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for BooknotesBooknotes (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1990 )  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for Sing! Sesame Street Remembers Joe Raposo and His MusicSing! Sesame Street Remembers Joe Raposo and His Music (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for The Canadian ConspiracyThe Canadian Conspiracy (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for The Cowboy, the Craftsman and the BallerinaThe Cowboy, the Craftsman and the Ballerina (TV Movie) Self  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for SaigonSaigon Narrator  Less 1967
  • Primary photo for The Twentieth CenturyThe Twentieth Century (TV Series) Reporter ( 1 episode, 1966 )  Less 1966
  • Primary photo for Late Show LondonLate Show London (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1966 )  Less 1966
  • Primary photo for W5W5 (TV Series) Self  Less 1966– 
Archive Footage (17 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for 60 Minutes60 Minutes (TV Series) Himself / Himself (segment "The Many Meryls") ( 2 episodes, 2012–2017 )  Less 2012–2017
  • Primary photo for The 68th Primetime Emmy AwardsThe 68th Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Himself - In Memoriam (archive footage)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for The EightiesThe Eighties (TV Mini-series) Himself - 60 Minutes ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016
    • Greed Is Good (May 12, 2016) Himself - 60 Minutes (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Media BuzzMedia Buzz (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Entertainment TonightEntertainment Tonight (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 2016 )  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Inside EditionInside Edition (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Traficant: The Congressman of CrimetownTraficant: The Congressman of Crimetown Himself (archive footage)  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for The SeventiesThe Seventies (TV Series) Himself - CBS News ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015
    • Battle of the Sexes (Jul 23, 2015) Himself - CBS News (archive sound) (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Birth of the Living DeadBirth of the Living Dead Himself (archive footage)  Less 2013 $9K / —
  • Primary photo for 30 for 3030 for 30 (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for The O'Reilly FactorThe O'Reilly Factor (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for War Made Easy: How Presidents & Pundits Keep Spinning Us to DeathWar Made Easy: How Presidents & Pundits Keep Spinning Us to Death Himself (archive footage)  Less 2007 $100K
  • Primary photo for Inside Deep ThroatInside Deep Throat Himself - Correspondent, 60 Minutes (archive sound) (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2005 $2MM $654K / —
  • Primary photo for 60 Minutes II60 Minutes II (TV Series) Himself - Correspondent (segment "Classic: Nadja") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Classic: Grand Central") / Himself - Correspondent (segment "Classic: Joyce Brown is in Jail") ( 3 episodes, 1999 )  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Cold WarCold War (TV Mini-series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1998 )  Less 1998
    • Vietnam (1998) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Cronkite RemembersCronkite Remembers (TV Mini-series) Himself  Less 1997– 
  • Primary photo for American ExperienceAmerican Experience (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1991 )  Less 1991

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