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Ira Glass (I)

Producer | Writer | Actor
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KNOWN FOR 
This American Life (2007-2008) | Freezing People Is Easy | Sleepwalk with Me (2012)
AWARDS 
Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 1 win & 2 nominations More »
BORN 
Mar 3, 1959 (age 58)
HEIGHT 
6' 2" (1.88m)

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Projects in Development (4 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Films in Production (2 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Past Film & Video (11 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (11 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Chris Gethard: Career SuicideChris Gethard: Career Suicide (TV Special) Special Thanks  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for BoJack HorsemanBoJack Horseman (TV Series) Diane's Ringtone ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014 1
  • Primary photo for UCB Comedy OriginalsUCB Comedy Originals (TV Series) Santa ( 1 episode, 2013 )  Less 2013 1
  • Primary photo for Mike Birbiglia: My Girlfriend's BoyfriendMike Birbiglia: My Girlfriend's Boyfriend (TV Special) Special Thanks  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Modern FamilyModern Family (TV Series) Ira Glass ( 1 episode, 2013 )  Less 2013 1
    • Flip Flop (Apr 10, 2013) Ira Glass (voice)  Less
  • Primary photo for This American Life Live!This American Life Live! (TV Movie) Himself - Host, Executive Producer, Writer  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for 30 Rock30 Rock (TV Series) Ira Glass ( 1 episode, 2012 )  Less 2012 1
  • Primary photo for This American Life Live!This American Life Live! (TV Movie) Himself - Host, Executive Producer, Writer  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for This American LifeThis American Life (TV Series) Writer ( 1 episode, 2008 ) , Himself ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2008 1
    • Escape (May 4, 2008) Himself, Writer  Less
  • Primary photo for This American Life Live!This American Life Live! (TV Movie) Himself, Writer  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for The Rise and Fall of Jim CrowThe Rise and Fall of Jim Crow (TV Mini-series) Special Thanks ( 4 episodes, 2002 )  Less 2002 4
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Self (24 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Joe Frank: Somewhere Out ThereJoe Frank: Somewhere Out There Himself  Less 2018
  • Primary photo for BrockmireBrockmire (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2017 )  Less 2017
    • Breakout Year (Apr 26, 2017) Himself (voice) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Contemporary ColorContemporary Color Self  Less 2016 $15K / —
  • Primary photo for DIVEST! The Climate Movement on TourDIVEST! The Climate Movement on Tour Himself  Less 2016 $30K
  • Primary photo for The Chris Gethard ShowThe Chris Gethard Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Temporary ColorTemporary Color (Short) Self  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy FallonThe Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for The 73rd Annual Peabody AwardsThe 73rd Annual Peabody Awards (TV Special) Himself - Host  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for By the Fans: The Making of the Veronica Mars MovieBy the Fans: The Making of the Veronica Mars Movie (Video) Himself - Host of 'This American Life'  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for American Dad!American Dad! (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Veronica MarsVeronica Mars Himself  Less 2014 $6MM $3.3MM / —
  • Primary photo for Yoko Ono: Bad DancerYoko Ono: Bad Dancer (Short) Himself  Less 2013 $10K
  • Primary photo for Melissa Harris-PerryMelissa Harris-Perry (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2013 )  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for The Colbert ReportThe Colbert Report (TV Series) Himself / Himself - Guest ( 2 episodes, 2009–2012 )  Less 2009–2012
  • Primary photo for Talk Stoop with Cat GreenleafTalk Stoop with Cat Greenleaf (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2012 )  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for The Daily ShowThe Daily Show (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 2000–2010 )  Less 2000–2010
  • Primary photo for The SimpsonsThe Simpsons (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for All In: The Poker MovieAll In: The Poker Movie Himself  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Guyville ReduxGuyville Redux Himself  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for This American LifeThis American Life (TV Series) Himself ( 12 episodes, 2007–2008 )  Less 2007–2008
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  • Primary photo for Late Night with Conan O'BrienLate Night with Conan O'Brien (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Late Show with David LettermanLate Show with David Letterman (TV Series) Himself - Guest / Himself ( 3 episodes, 1999–2008 )  Less 1999–2008
  • Primary photo for Charlie RoseCharlie Rose (TV Series) Himself - Guest ( 1 episode, 2007 )  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Gigantic (A Tale of Two Johns)Gigantic (A Tale of Two Johns) Himself  Less 2002 $161K / —

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