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John Oliver was born on April 23, 1977 in Birmingham, England as John William Oliver. He is a writer and producer, known for Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (2014), The Lion King (2019) and The Smurfs (2011). He has been married to Kate Norley since October 2011. They have two children. See full bio »

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Won 15 Primetime Emmys. Another 18 wins & 30 nominations. See more awards »

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(2019)
The Smurfs Vanity
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The Smurfs 2 Vanity Smurf
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  Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (TV Series) (14 episodes, 2014 - 2021) (writer - 212 episodes, 2014 - 2021)
- Taiwan (2021)
- Misinformation (2021) ... (writer)
- PFAS (2021) ... (writer)
- Voting Rights (2021)
- Lukashenko (2021) ... (writer)
 2007-2013 The Daily Show (TV Series) (writer - 962 episodes)
- Jonah Hill (2013) ... (writer)
- Erik Prince (2013) ... (writer)
- Haifaa Al Mansour (2013) ... (writer)
- Evangeline Lilly (2013) ... (writer)
  New York Stand-Up Show (TV Series) (1 episode, 2012) (writer - 3 episodes, 2012) (written by - 1 episode, 2010)
- Episode #3.5 (2012)
- Episode #3.3 (2012) ... (writer)
- Episode #3.2 (2012) ... (writer)
- Episode #3.1 (2012) ... (writer)
 2012 Decline of the American Empire (TV Special) (written by)
 2008 John Oliver: Terrifying Times (TV Special documentary)
 2008 The 80th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) (special material written by)
 2005 The Late Edition (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.6 (2005) ... (writer)
 2004 2004: The Stupid Version (TV Movie) (additional material)
 2000 Movie Babylon (TV Series documentary)
 2000 Smack the Pony (TV Series) (additional material - 1 episode)
- Episode #2.2 (2000) ... (additional material)
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Show Show Actor (27 credits)
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Other Works:

Book: "Earth (The Book): A Visitor's Guide to the Human Race". New York City NY: Grand Central Publishing. ISBN 978-0-446-57922-3

Publicity Listings:

2 Interviews | 10 Articles | 3 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Official Sites:

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Height:

5' 11¾" (1.82 m)

Spouse:

Kate Norley  (2 children)

Children:

Oliver, Hudson

Parents:

Oliver, Jim | Oliver, Carol
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Personal Quote:

[on attending the last space shuttle launch] It was the single greatest thing I've ever witnessed in my life. I nearly cried--and I was not expecting to feel that way. A lot of people there said they found it a religious experience, and I found it the opposite of that. Because it is ungodly. There is nothing more unnatural than a space shuttle launch. It is mankind fighting nature and winning. ... See more »

Trivia:

Son of Liverpudlian parents, Carole, a music teacher, and Jim Oliver, a school headmaster and social worker. See more »

Star Sign:

Taurus

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