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Robert Smigel

Writer | Producer | Actor
KNOWN FOR 
Saturday Night Live (1975– ) | Late Night with Conan O'Brien (1993–2009) | Hotel Transylvania (2012)
AWARDS 
Won 3 Primetime Emmys. Another 7 wins & 20 nominations More »
AKA 
Triumph The Insult Comic Dog | Triumph the Insult Comic Dog | Robert Smigal
BORN 
Feb 7, 1960 (age 55)
HEIGHT 
6' 0" (1.83m)

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Films in Production (1 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Past Film & Video (22 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Past Television (51 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for The Jack and Triumph ShowThe Jack and Triumph Show (TV Series) Executive Producer (1 episode, 2015), Writer (1 episode, 2015), Triumph / Triumph the Insult Comic Dog (1 episode, 2015), Writer (Created By) (1 episode, 2015), Writer  Less 2015 1
    • Triumph Comes Home (Feb 20, 2015) Triumph (as Triumph the Insult Comic Dog), Executive Producer, Writer (Creator), Writer  Less
  • Primary photo for SNL 40: Saturday Night Live 40SNL 40: Saturday Night Live 40 (TV Special) Writer  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Comedy Underground with Dave AttellComedy Underground with Dave Attell (TV Series) Triumph the Insult Comic Dog (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2014 1
    • Episode #1.3 (Apr 26, 2014) Triumph the Insult Comic Dog (as Triumph the Insult Comic Dog)  Less
  • Primary photo for ConanConan (TV Series) Triumph The Insult Comic Dog / Triumph the Insult Comic Dog / Alan Dershowitz / Triumph the insult comic dog / Donald Trump / Arnold Schwarzenegger / Triump the Insult Comic Dog (10 episodes, 2011–2013)  Less 2011–2013 10
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  • Primary photo for Louis C.K. Oh My GodLouis C.K. Oh My God (TV Special) Thank You  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Saturday Night LiveSaturday Night Live (TV Series) Writer (417 episodes, 1985–2011), Producer (97 episodes, 1996–2008), Al Sharpton / Bighead / Rudolph Giuliani / John McCain / Various Voices / Albert Einstein / Various / Pat Robertson / Darwin / Narrator / Elephant Man Bones / Thomas Mesereau / Scientist / Santa Claus / Dr. Bighead / Lorne Michaels / Al Gore / Director / Mexican Father / Geppetto / Heteroy / The Captain / Carl Wollarski / Inhibited Dance Party USA Dancer / The Penguin / Chef / Sabra Announcer / Student / Older Fred Savage / Advisor / Attorney / Let's Go to the Movies Announcer / Moviegoer / Reporter / Partyer / Marika Backup Singer (85 episodes, 1985–2011), Co-Producer (40 episodes, 1990–1992), Writer (Additional Sketches) (4 episodes, 1995–2013), Writer (Additional Sketch) (3 episodes, 1995–2009), Writer (2 episodes, 1999–2002), Writer (Writer (segment "Saturday TV Funhouse")) (2 episodes, 2001–2002), Director (1 episode, 2004), Writer ("Christmas Time for the Jews") (1 episode, 2005), Writer ("The Thanksgiving Song") (1 episode, 1991)  Less 1985–2013 427
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  • 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 Movie) Executive Producer, Writer  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for JFL XXX: The Ultimate Nasty ShowJFL XXX: The Ultimate Nasty Show (TV Movie) Triumph The Insult Comic Dog- performer  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Bob's BurgersBob's Burgers (TV Series) Security Guard (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012 1
    • Burgerboss (Apr 1, 2012) Security Guard (voice)  Less
  • Primary photo for Curb Your EnthusiasmCurb Your Enthusiasm (TV Series) Yari (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011 1
  • Primary photo for Night of Too Many Stars: An Overbooked Concert for Autism EducationNight of Too Many Stars: An Overbooked Concert for Autism Education (TV Movie) Triumph the Insult Comic Dog, Executive Producer, Writer  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Aqua Teen Hunger ForceAqua Teen Hunger Force (TV Series) One Hundred (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010 1
  • Primary photo for Saturday Night Live Presents: Sports All-StarsSaturday Night Live Presents: Sports All-Stars (TV Movie) Writer (segments: Saturday TV Funhouse)  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show with Conan O'BrienThe Tonight Show with Conan O'Brien (TV Series) Triumph the Insult Comic Dog (4 episodes, 2009–2010)  Less 2009–2010 4
    • Episode #1.132 (Jan 5, 2010) Triumph the Insult Comic Dog  Less
    • Episode #1.88 (Oct 16, 2009) Triumph the Insult Comic Dog  Less
    • Episode #1.69 (Sep 18, 2009) Triumph the Insult Comic Dog (voice)  Less
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  • Primary photo for SNL Presents: A Very Gilly ChristmasSNL Presents: A Very Gilly Christmas (TV Movie) Various (archive footage) (uncredited), Executive Producer (segments: Saturday TV Funhouse), Writer ("Christmas Time For the Jews") (uncredited), Writer (segments: Saturday TV Funhouse)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Late Night with Conan O'BrienLate Night with Conan O'Brien (TV Series) Writer (171 episodes, 1993–2000), Producer (59 episodes, 1993–1995), Triumph the Insult Comic Dog / Rev. Jeremiah Wright / Various / Lips of Bill Clinton / Lips of George W. Bush / Lips of Al Gore / Lips of Bob Dole / Lips of Arnold Schwarzenegger / Lips of Don King / Bill Clinton / Lips of Roy / Ronald Reagan / Lips of Al Pacino (14 episodes, 1993–2009), Writer (Head Writer) (5 episodes, 1993–1994), Various / Himself (4 episodes, 1994–2008), Writer (Additional Material) (3 episodes, 1996–1999)  Less 1993–2009 228
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  • Primary photo for 2009 MTV Movie Awards2009 MTV Movie Awards (TV Movie) Triumph the Insult Comic Dog (as Triumph the Insult Comic Dog)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Saturday Night Live Sports Extra '09Saturday Night Live Sports Extra '09 (TV Movie) Announcer (archive footage) (uncredited), Writer (Writer (Saturday TV Funhouse}))  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Root of All EvilRoot of All Evil (TV Series) Triumph the Insult Comic Dog (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008 1
    • NRA vs PETA (Aug 13, 2008) Triumph the Insult Comic Dog (as Robert Smigal)  Less
  • Primary photo for Night of Too Many Stars: An Overbooked Concert for Autism EducationNight of Too Many Stars: An Overbooked Concert for Autism Education (TV Movie) Triumph the Insult Comic Dog, Executive Producer, Writer ("You Need Stars"), Writer  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Match GameMatch Game (TV Movie) Executive Producer  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Robot Chicken: Star WarsRobot Chicken: Star Wars (TV Short) Palpatine Parody / Ray (voice)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Saturday Night Live in the '90s: Pop Culture NationSaturday Night Live in the '90s: Pop Culture Nation (TV Movie) Himself / Carl Wollarski, Writer  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Crank YankersCrank Yankers (TV Series) Lawer / Samir / John Tierney (3 episodes, 2003–2007)  Less 2003–2007 3
  • Primary photo for Night of Too Many Stars: An Overbooked Event for Autism EducationNight of Too Many Stars: An Overbooked Event for Autism Education (TV Movie) Triumph the Insult Comic Dog (as Triumph the Insult Comic Dog), Executive Producer  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for The Colbert ReportThe Colbert Report (TV Series) Consultant (3 episodes, 2005–2006)  Less 2005–2006 3
  • Primary photo for Eminem's Making the AssEminem's Making the Ass (TV Movie) Triumph The Insult Comic Dog (voice)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Arrested DevelopmentArrested Development (TV Series) Motherboy Member (1 episode, 2005)  Less 2005 1
    • Motherboy XXX (Mar 13, 2005) Motherboy Member (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Saturday Night Live: The Best of Jon LovitzSaturday Night Live: The Best of Jon Lovitz (TV Movie) Writer (uncredited)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Space Ghost Coast to CoastSpace Ghost Coast to Coast (TV Series) Triumph the Insult Comic Dog (1 episode, 2004)  Less 2004 1
    • Dreams (Jan 11, 2004) Triumph the Insult Comic Dog (voice)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Osbourne Family Christmas SpecialThe Osbourne Family Christmas Special (TV Special) Triumph the Insult Comic Dog (as Triumph the Insult Comic Dog), Special Thanks  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Late Night with Conan O'Brien: 10th Anniversary SpecialLate Night with Conan O'Brien: 10th Anniversary Special (TV Special) Triumph the Insult Comic Dog, Additional Material, Writer (Additional Material)  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Night of Too Many StarsNight of Too Many Stars (TV Movie) Writer  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for It's a Very Merry Muppet Christmas MovieIt's a Very Merry Muppet Christmas Movie (TV Movie) Triumph the Insult Comic Dog (voice) (as Triumph the Insult Comic Dog)  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for TV FunhouseTV Funhouse (TV Series) Composer (theme music) (8 episodes, 2000–2001), Executive Producer (8 episodes, 2000–2001), Writer (8 episodes, 2000–2001), Fogey / Xabu / Triumph the Insult Comic Dog / Rocky (8 episodes, 2000–2001), Writer (8 episodes, 2000–2001), Writer ("Underage Bondage") (1 episode, 2001)  Less 2000–2001 8
    • Chinese New Year's Day (Jan 24, 2001) Fogey / Xabu (voice), Composer (theme music), Executive Producer, Writer (Creator), Writer  Less
    • Astronaut Day (Jan 17, 2001) Fogey / Xabu / Triumph the Insult Comic Dog / Rocky (voice), Composer (theme music), Executive Producer, Writer (Creator), Writer  Less
    • Safari Day (Jan 10, 2001) Fogey / Xabu / Triumph the Insult Comic Dog / Rocky (voice), Composer (theme music), Executive Producer, Writer ("Underage Bondage"), Writer (Creator), Writer  Less
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  • Primary photo for Comedy Central Presents: The N.Y. Friars Club Roast of Rob ReinerComedy Central Presents: The N.Y. Friars Club Roast of Rob Reiner (TV Movie) Triumph the Insult Comic Dog (voice)  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for ShortCutsShortCuts (TV Series) Clive Barnes (1 episode, 2000)  Less 2000 1
    • Food (2000) Clive Barnes  Less
  • Primary photo for Saturday Night Live 25Saturday Night Live 25 (TV Special) Himself, Writer (uncredited)  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for LateLineLateLine (TV Series) Pearce Dummy (1 episode, 1999)  Less 1999 1
  • Primary photo for Saturday Night Live: The Best of Adam SandlerSaturday Night Live: The Best of Adam Sandler (TV Special) Writer ("Thanksgiving Song"), Writer  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for The Bad Boys of Saturday Night LiveThe Bad Boys of Saturday Night Live (TV Special) Writer  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for Late Night with Conan O'Brien: 5Late Night with Conan O'Brien: 5 (TV Movie) Triumph / President Clinton / Various (voice) (uncredited), Writer (Additional Material)  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for Saturday Night Live: The Best of Chris FarleySaturday Night Live: The Best of Chris Farley (TV Special) Carl Wollarski (archive footage) (uncredited), Producer, Writer  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for Saturday Night Live: The Best of Phil HartmanSaturday Night Live: The Best of Phil Hartman (TV Special) Writer  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for The Dana Carvey ShowThe Dana Carvey Show (TV Series) Executive Producer (8 episodes, 1996), Writer (8 episodes, 1996), Various Characters / Bob Dole / Bill Walton / Joe Siegel (8 episodes, 1996)  Less 1996 8
    • Episode #1.8 (May 7, 1996) Various Characters / Bob Dole, Executive Producer, Writer  Less
    • Episode #1.7 (Apr 30, 1996) Various Characters / Bill Walton / Joe Siegel, Executive Producer, Writer  Less
    • The Szechuan Dynasty Dana Carvey Show (Apr 23, 1996) Various Characters, Executive Producer, Writer  Less
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  • Primary photo for Howie Mandel's Sunny SkiesHowie Mandel's Sunny Skies (TV Series) Phillip (segment "The Letter V") (1 episode, 1995)  Less 1995 1
    • Episode #1.10 (1995) Phillip (segment "The Letter V")  Less
  • Primary photo for LookwellLookwell (TV Movie) Producer, Writer  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for A Comedy Salute to Michael JordanA Comedy Salute to Michael Jordan (TV Movie) Himself, Writer  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for Saturday Night Live: 15th AnniversarySaturday Night Live: 15th Anniversary (TV Special) Writer  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for Superman 50th AnniversarySuperman 50th Anniversary (TV Movie) The Brainwave, Writer  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for The 40th Annual Emmy AwardsThe 40th Annual Emmy Awards (TV Special) Writer  Less 1988
Self (32 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Archive Footage (3 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS

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