American Comedian

Carol Leifer

  • Jul 27, 1956 (age 64)
  • 5' 5" (1.65 m)
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2019
25 Words or Less
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TV ShowSep 16, 2019

25 Words or Less

25 Words or Less is an American television game show based …
25 Words or Less is an American television game show based on the board game of the same name. Hosted by Meredith Vieira (formerly of Who Wants to Be a Millionaire), this show is produced by Dino Bones Productions, Is or Isn't Entertainment, Regular Brand, Twentieth Television, and distributed by Fox First Run. It first aired in summer 2018 as a three-week summer trial run on nine Fox Television Stations and premiered as a regular series on September 16, 2019. On November 13, 2019, Fox renewed the show for a second season.
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2015
Nomination2015

Film/Show Produced By a Woman

Nominated for "Devious Maids".
Nomination2015

Best Comedy/Variety - Music, Awards, T…

Nominated for "69th Tony Awards".
WGA Award
2012
Award2012

Television: Comedy Series

Won award for "Modern Family".
Writers Guild of America Award
Nomination2012

Outstanding Writing For A Variety Special

Nominated for "The Academy Awards".
Primetime Emmy Award
Nomination2012

Outstanding Writing In A Comedy, Variet…

Nominated for "The Academy Awards".
Primetime Emmy Award
Nomination2012

Television: Comedy Series

Nominated for "Modern Family".
Writers Guild of America Award
2010
Nomination2010

Outstanding Writing For A Variety Special

Nominated for "82nd Academy Awards".
Primetime Emmy Award
Nomination2010

Outstanding Writing In A Comedy, Variet…

Nominated for "The Academy Awards".
Primetime Emmy Award
2009
Watch What Happens: Live
TV ShowJul 16, 2009

Watch What Happens: Live

Watch What Happens Live …
Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen (abbreviated WWHL, previously named Watch What Happens Live) is an American pop culture-based late-night talk show hosted by Andy Cohen that premiered on July 16, 2009. It features Bravo's own reality programming in the manner of an aftershow and popular culture news. The show's title was inspired by the network's then-slogan, "Watch what happens." The show is produced live from New York City, allowing interaction with viewers by phone and social media. In November 2013, Bravo renewed Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen for two additional seasons. On March 2, 2016, the show aired its 1000th episode. The show celebrated its ten-year milestone in June 2019 with Chrissy Teigen, John Mayer, and Luann de Lesseps making appearances.
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2008
The Celebrity Apprentice
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TV ShowJan 3, 2008

The Celebrity Apprentice

The Celebrity Apprentice is …
The Celebrity Apprentice is an American television reality competition series. It is a variation of The Apprentice series, hosted by real estate developer and president of the United States Donald Trump from 2008 to 2015, and actor and former California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger from January till August 2017, when it was canceled.
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2007
Bee Movie
MovieOct 28, 2007

Bee Movie

Barry B. Benson, a bee just graduated from college, is …
Barry B. Benson, a bee just graduated from college, is disillusioned at his lone career choice: making honey. On a special trip outside the hive, Barry's life is saved by Vanessa, a florist in New York City. As their relationship blossoms, he discovers humans actually eat honey, and subsequently decides to sue them.
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Bruno Leifer-Wolf
Child2007

Bruno Leifer-Wolf

Bruno Leifer-Wolf born.
2006
Blinders
MovieOct 16, 2006

Blinders

Blinders released.
2004
The Soup
TV ShowJul 1, 2004

The Soup

The Soup is an American television series that aired weekly on …
The Soup is an American television series that aired weekly on E! from July 1, 2004, until December 18, 2015 as a revamped version of Talk Soup that focused on recaps of various popular culture and television moments of the week. The show was hosted by comedian Joel McHale, who provided sarcastic and satirical commentary on the various clips. On November 18, 2015, The Soup was cancelled by E! and its last episode aired December 18, 2015. On February 18, 2018, The Joel McHale Show with Joel McHale, a spiritual successor to The Soup, premiered on Netflix.
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The Great American Celebrity Spelling Bee
TV ShowFeb 13, 2004

The Great American Celebrity Spelling Bee

The Great American …
The Great American Celebrity Spelling Bee is a limited-run spelling bee game show featuring four teams of four celebrities playing for charity. The show aired on FOX on three consecutive Fridays: February 13, February 20, and February 27, 2004. The first two episodes were a standard game running for 60 minutes, with the third and final episode a 2-hour championship episode. The show was hosted by John O'Hurley.
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The Apprentice
TV ShowJan 8, 2004

The Apprentice

The Apprentice is an American documentary reality …
The Apprentice is an American documentary reality television program that judges the business skills of a group of contestants. It has run in various formats across fifteen seasons since January 2004 on NBC, with the most recent season having run in 2015.
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2003
Real Time with Bill Maher
TV ShowFeb 21, 2003

Real Time with Bill Maher

Real Time with Bill Maher is …
Real Time with Bill Maher is a talk show that airs weekly on HBO, hosted by comedian and political satirist Bill Maher. Much like his previous series Politically Incorrect on Comedy Central and later ABC, Real Time features a panel of guests who discuss current events in politics and the media. Unlike the previous show, guests are usually better versed in the subject matter: more experts such as journalists, professors, and politicians participate in the panel, and fewer actors and celebrities are included.
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2001
The Ellen Show
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TV ShowSep 24, 2001

The Ellen Show

The Ellen Show is an American sitcom television series …
The Ellen Show is an American sitcom television series created by and starring Ellen DeGeneres that was broadcast during the 2001–02 season on CBS aired from September 24, 2001 to January 11, 2002. It was DeGeneres's second attempt at a sitcom, following Ellen on ABC (1994–98), but it was unable to attract strong ratings and was quickly cancelled after 13 episodes, leaving 5 episodes unaired.
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2000
Curb Your Enthusiasm
TV ShowOct 15, 2000

Curb Your Enthusiasm

Curb Your Enthusiasm is an American comedy television …
Curb Your Enthusiasm is an American comedy television series produced and broadcast by HBO that premiered on October 15, 2000. The series was created by Larry David starring as a fictionalized version of himself. The series follows Larry in his life as a semi-retired television writer and producer in Los Angeles and for one season, New York City. Also starring are Cheryl Hines as his wife Cheryl, Jeff Garlin as his manager and best friend Jeff Greene, and Susie Essman as Jeff's wife Susie. Curb Your Enthusiasm often features guest stars, and many of these appearances are by celebrities playing versions of themselves fictionalized to varying degrees.
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1998
Comedy Central Presents
TV ShowDec 1, 1998

Comedy Central Presents

Comedy Central Presents is …
Comedy Central Presents is the network's main half-hour program which highlights either one or a series of stand-up comedians each episode. In 2011, the series ended and Comedy Central replaced it with the revamped The Half Hour, now called Comedy Central Stand-Up Presents, 30-minute stand-up specials.
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Will & Grace
TV ShowSep 21, 1998

Will & Grace

Will & Grace is an American sitcom television series created by …
Will & Grace is an American sitcom television series created by Max Mutchnick and David Kohan. Set in New York City, the show focuses on the friendship between best friends Will Truman (Eric McCormack), a gay lawyer, and Grace Adler (Debra Messing), a straight interior designer. The show was broadcast on NBC from September 21, 1998, to May 18, 2006, for a total of eight seasons, and returned to NBC on September 28, 2017. Will & Grace has been one of the most successful television series with gay principal characters.
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1997
Alright Already
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TV ShowSep 7, 1997

Alright Already

Alright Already is an American sitcom television series …
Alright Already is an American sitcom television series created and starring by Carol Leifer, that aired on THe WB from September 7, 1997, to May 4, 1998.
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The View
TV ShowAug 11, 1997

The View

The View is an American talk show that was conceived by …
The View is an American talk show that was conceived by broadcast journalist Barbara Walters. It has aired on ABC as part of the network's daytime programming block since August 11, 1997. In its twenty-third season, the show features a multi-generational panel of women, who discuss the day's "Hot Topics" such as sociopolitical and entertainment news. In addition to the conversation segments, the panel also conducts interviews with prominent figures, such as celebrities and politicians. Production of the show was originally held in ABC Television Studio 23 in New York City. In 2014, it relocated to ABC Broadcast Center, also in New York City.
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Nomination1997

Outstanding Comedy Series

Nominated for "The Larry Sanders Show".
Primetime Emmy Award
1996
The Daily Show
TV ShowJul 22, 1996

The Daily Show

The Daily Show is an American late-night talk and news …
The Daily Show is an American late-night talk and news satire television program. It airs each Monday through Thursday on Comedy Central. Describing itself as a fake news program, The Daily Show draws its comedy and satire from recent news stories, political figures, media organizations, and often uses self-referential humor as well.
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Outstanding Comedy Series
Nomination1996

Outstanding Comedy Series

Nominated for "Seinfeld".
Primetime Emmy Award
1995
Dr. Katz, Professional Therapist
TV ShowMay 28, 1995

Dr. Katz, Professional Therapist

Dr. Katz, Professional …
Dr. Katz, Professional Therapist is an American animated series that originally ran on Comedy Central from May 28, 1995, to February 13, 2002. The series starred the voice talents of Jonathan Katz, Jon Benjamin, and Laura Silverman. The show was created by Burbank, California production company Popular Arts Entertainment (executive producers: Tim Braine, Kevin Meagher, and David Pritchard), with Jonathan Katz and Tom Snyder, developed and first made by Popular Arts for HBO Downtown Productions. Boston-based Tom Snyder Productions became the hands-on production company, and the episodes were usually produced by Katz and Loren Bouchard. It won a Peabody Award in 1998.
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Nomination1995

Television: Episodic Comedy

Nominated for "The Hamptons".
Writers Guild of America Award
1993
Late Show with David Letterman
TV ShowAug 30, 1993

Late Show with David Letterman

Late Show with David …
Late Show with David Letterman is an American late-night talk show hosted by David Letterman on CBS, the first iteration of the Late Show franchise. The show debuted on August 30, 1993, and was produced by Letterman's production company, Worldwide Pants, and CBS Television Studios. The show's music director and leader of the house band, the CBS Orchestra, was Paul Shaffer. The head writer was Matt Roberts and the announcer was originally Bill Wendell, then Alan Kalter. Of the major U.S. late-night programs, Late Show ranked second in cumulative average viewers over time and third in number of episodes over time. In most U.S. markets the show aired from 11:35 p.m. to 12:35 a.m. Eastern and Pacific Time, and recorded Monday to Wednesdays at 4:30 p.m., and Thursdays at 3:30 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. Eastern Time. The second Thursday episode usually aired on Friday of that week.
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1992
Carol Leifer: Gaudy, Bawdy & Blue
MovieDec 5, 1992

Carol Leifer: Gaudy, Bawdy & Blue

Carol Leifer: Gaudy, Bawdy & Blue released.
The Golden Palace
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TV ShowSep 18, 1992

The Golden Palace

The Golden Palace is an American sitcom television series …
The Golden Palace is an American sitcom television series produced as a spin-off continuation of The Golden Girls that aired on CBS from September 18, 1992, to May 7, 1993, with reruns airing until August 6, 1993. While not as popular as its predecessor, the series produced a total of 24 half-hour episodes during its sole season. CBS cancelled the program in 1993.
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1991
Medusa: Dare to Be Truthful
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MovieDec 1, 1991

Medusa: Dare to Be Truthful

In this made for Showtime …
In this made for Showtime television spoof of Madonna's Madonna: Truth or Dare (1991) documentary, comedienne Julie Brown portrays Medusa, an egocentric, hyper-sexual (and not particularly ...
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Civil Wars
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TV ShowNov 20, 1991

Civil Wars

Civil Wars is an American legal drama that aired on ABC …
Civil Wars is an American legal drama that aired on ABC from November 20, 1991 to March 2, 1993. The series was created and executive produced by William M. Finkelstein and produced by Steven Bochco.
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Sibs
TV ShowSep 17, 1991

Sibs

Sibs is an American sitcom broadcast by ABC from …
Sibs is an American sitcom broadcast by ABC from September 17, 1991 until May 6, 1992. The series chronicled the relationship of three sisters, and the support the youngest two especially needed from their eldest married sister. Sibs was created by Heide Perlman and executived produced by Perlman, James L. Brooks and Sam Simon, all of whom had been showrunners of Fox's The Tracey Ullman Show. The series was backed by Brooks' Gracie Films company and Columbia Pictures Television.
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1990
Dream On
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TV ShowJul 8, 1990

Dream On

Dream On is an American adult-themed situation comedy …
Dream On is an American adult-themed situation comedy about the family life, romantic life, and career of Martin Tupper, a divorced New York City book editor played by Brian Benben. The show distinctively interjected clips from older black-and-white television series to punctuate Tupper's feelings or thoughts. It was created by Marta Kauffman and David Crane, the team who later created the TV show Friends. It ran for six seasons on HBO between 1990 and 1996.
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1989
Seinfeld
TV ShowJul 5, 1989

Seinfeld

Seinfeld is an American sitcom television series created by …
Seinfeld is an American sitcom television series created by Larry David and Jerry Seinfeld for NBC. As a comedian rising in popularity in the late eighties, Seinfeld was presented with an opportunity to create a show with NBC. Seinfeld asked fellow comedian and friend, Larry David, to help create a premise for a sitcom. The show stars Seinfeld as a fictionalized version of himself, and mostly focuses on his personal life with a handful of friends and acquaintances, including best friend George Costanza (Jason Alexander), friend and former girlfriend Elaine Benes (Julia Louis-Dreyfus), and neighbor across the hall Cosmo Kramer (Michael Richards). Seinfeld is set predominantly in an apartment building in Manhattan's Upper West Side in New York City. It is often described as being "a show about nothing", as many of its episodes are about the minutiae of daily life.
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1988
Superman 50th Anniversary
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MovieJun 5, 1988

Superman 50th Anniversary

A humorous telling of the …
A humorous telling of the history of the comic book superhero.
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1986
The Oprah Winfrey Show
TV ShowSep 8, 1986

The Oprah Winfrey Show

The Oprah Winfrey Show, …
The Oprah Winfrey Show, often referred as The Oprah Show or simply Oprah, is an American daytime syndicated talk show that aired nationally for 25 seasons from September 8, 1986, to May 25, 2011, in Chicago, Illinois. Produced and hosted by its namesake, Oprah Winfrey, it remains one of the highest-rated daytime talk shows in American television history.
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1985
Desperately Seeking Susan
MovieMar 29, 1985

Desperately Seeking Susan

Rosanna Arquette plays a …
Rosanna Arquette plays a New Jersey housewife name Roberta who is bored with her life. Her husband doesn't excite her and she spends every day doing the same mundane household tasks. But her life begins to change when she spots the first of a series of personal ads in the newspaper in which someone is "Desperately Seeking Susan." Roberta becomes fascinated by the ads and decides to go into New York City and try and find the mysterious Susan (played by Madonna). When an ad suggests that Susan meet the man in Battery Park, Roberta also shows up and through a series of misunderstandings finds herself on the run from both Susan and some men who are searching for some stolen Egyptian jewelry. At one point Roberta gets amnesia and there is a series of escalating misunderstandings that at one point involve Susan becoming involved with Roberta's husband (played by Aiden Quinn).
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1983
Star Search
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TV ShowSep 17, 1983

Star Search

Star Search is an American television show that was …
Star Search is an American television show that was produced by T.P.E./Rysher Entertainment from 1983 to 1995, hosted by Ed McMahon, and created by Al Masini. A relaunch was produced by 2929 Productions from 2003 to 2004. On both versions of the show, contestants competed in several genres of entertainment. The show was originally filmed at the old Earl Carroll Theatre (now known as Nickelodeon on Sunset), at 6230 Sunset Blvd. in Hollywood and later at the Disney-MGM Studios in Orlando, Florida.
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1982
Late Night with David Letterman
TV ShowFeb 1, 1982

Late Night with David Letterman

Late Night with David …
Late Night with David Letterman is an American late-night talk show hosted by David Letterman. It premiered on NBC on February 1, 1982, and concluded on June 25, 1993. Letterman began hosting Late Show with David Letterman on CBS in August 1993. The series has since been reformatted as Late Night with Conan O'Brien, Late Night with Jimmy Fallon and Late Night with Seth Meyers.
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1981
Ritch Shydner
Marriage1981

Ritch Shydner

Ritchie A. "Ritch" Shydner (born December 3, 1952) is an …
Ritchie A. "Ritch" Shydner (born December 3, 1952) is an American stand-up comedian, comic writer, and actor.
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1975
Saturday Night Live
TV ShowOct 11, 1975

Saturday Night Live

Saturday Night Live (SNL) is an American late-night live …
Saturday Night Live (SNL) is an American late-night live television variety show created by Lorne Michaels and developed by Dick Ebersol. The show premiered on NBC on October 11, 1975, under the original title NBC's Saturday Night. The show's comedy sketches, which often parody contemporary culture and politics, are performed by a large and varying cast of repertory and newer cast members. Each episode is hosted by a celebrity guest, who usually delivers the opening monologue and performs in sketches with the cast as with featured performances by a musical guest. An episode normally begins with a cold open sketch that ends with someone breaking character and proclaiming, "Live from New York, it's Saturday Night!", properly beginning the show.
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1962
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson
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TV ShowOct 1, 1962

The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson

The Tonight Show Starring …
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson is an American talk show hosted by Johnny Carson under the Tonight Show franchise that aired on NBC from October 1, 1962 through May 22, 1992. It originally aired during late-night. For its first decade, Johnny Carson's The Tonight Show was based at 30 Rockefeller Plaza, New York City, with some episodes recorded at NBC's West Coast studios in Burbank, California; on May 1, 1972, the show moved to Burbank as its main venue and remained there exclusively after May 1973 until Carson's retirement. In 2002, The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson was ranked No. 12 on TV Guide's 50 Greatest TV Shows of All Time, and in 2013 it was ranked No. 22 on their list of 60 Best Series.
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1956
Carol Leifer
BirthJuly 1956

Carol Leifer

Carol Leifer was born.
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