John Oliver

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Biography

  • Birth Place: Birmingham, England
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 1977
  • Profession: Actor; comedian
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John Oliver Fast Facts:
  • Was vice president of the Cambridge Footlights theatrical club in the late 1990s.
  • Moved to New York to become a writer and correspondent on the Daily Show With Jon Stewart in 2006
  • First movie role was the character Dick Pants in the Mike Myers comedy The Love Guru (2008).
  • Joined the cast of Community in 2009, playing college professor Duncan on the NBC sitcom.
  • John Oliver Relationships:
  • Kate Norley - FiancĂ©e
  • John Oliver Awards:
  • 2008 Emmy: Outstanding Writing for a Variety, Music or Comedy Program - Nominee
  • 2009 Emmy: Outstanding Writing for a Variety, Music or Comedy Series - Winner
  • 2010 Emmy: Outstanding Writing for a Variety, Music or Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 2010 Grammy: Best Spoken Word Album - Winner
  • 2011 Emmy: Outstanding Writing for a Variety, Music or Comedy Series - Winner
  • 2015 Writers Guild Awards: Comedy/Variety (Including Talk) - Series - Nominee
  • 2013 Emmy: Outstanding Writing for a Variety Series - Nominee
  • 2012 Emmy: Outstanding Writing for a Variety Series - Winner
  • College:
  • University of Cambridge, Christ's College, Cambridge, England

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