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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.


The Lion King Zazu (voice) 2019-07-19
Wonder Park Steve the Porcupine 2019-03-15
Night of Too Many Stars: America Unites for Autism Programs Himself 2017-11-18
The Concert for Valor Himself 2014-11-11
The Smurfs: The Legend of Smurfy Hollow Vanity Smurf (voice) 2013-09-12
The Smurfs 2 Vanity Smurf (voice) 2013-07-31
The Secret Policeman's Ball Himself 2012-03-04
The Smurfs Vanity Smurf (voice) 2011-07-29
The Rally to Restore Sanity and/or Fear Himself - Correspondent 2010-10-30
John Oliver: Terrifying Times Himself 2008-04-20
The Love Guru Dick Pants 2008-06-20