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John Oliver

1977-04-23 Birmingham, England, UK

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​John Oliver (born 23 April 1977) is a British-born stand-up comedian, actor and writer. He is best known for his work on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart, for which he won an Emmy in 2009, as well as for playing recurring character Professor Ian Duncan on the show Community. He has worked extensively with Andy Zaltzman. In addition to several collaborative stand-up acts, their body of work together includes hundreds of hours worth of satirical podcasts and radio broadcasts, including series such as Political Animal, The Department and The Bugle. He is a permanent resident of the United States and lives in New York City.


Sesame Street: 50 Years Of Sunny Days Self 2021-04-26
The Lion King Zazu (voice) 2019-07-12
Wonder Park Steve (voice) 2019-03-13
Cross Wars Narrator (voice) 2017-02-11
Night of Too Many Stars: America Unites for Autism Programs Self 2017-11-18
Oh, Hello: Nick Kroll and John Mulaney as Gil Faizon and George St. Geegland Self 2017-06-21
The True Cost self 2015-05-29
Harmontown Self 2014-03-08
The Concert for Valor Self 2014-11-11
The Smurfs: The Legend of Smurfy Hollow Vanity Smurf (voice) 2013-09-12
The Smurfs 2 Vanity Smurf (voice) 2013-07-30
The Secret Policeman's Ball Self 2012-03-04
The Smurfs Vanity Smurf (voice) 2011-07-29
The Rally to Restore Sanity and/or Fear Self - Correspondent 2010-10-30
The Love Guru Dick Pants 2008-06-20
John Oliver: Terrifying Times Himself 2008-04-20
Backstage... at the Cambridge Footlights Self 1997-01-01