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James Lipton


James Lipton is an actor, academic, author, choreographer, interviewer, scriptwriter, and is a producer for stage and television projects. He is most known for creating and hosting the noted and popular TV series Inside the Actors Studio (1994), where successful and prominent actors discuss their craft for the benefit of acting students. James ... See full bio »

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Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 3 wins & 25 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

(1994-2017)
Bolt The Director
(2008)
Arrested Development Warden Stefan Gentles
(2004-2019)
The Doctors Writer
(1972-1974)

Filmography

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  Inside the Actors Studio (TV Series) (4 episodes, 1994 - 2014) (written by - 12 episodes, 1998 - 2009) (writer - 2 episodes, 1996 - 2008)
- Sting (2014)
- Ricky Gervais (2009) ... (written by)
- Laura Linney (2009) ... (written by)
- Goldie Hawn (2008) ... (writer)
- Sarah Jessica Parker (2008) ... (written by)
 2004 Inside the Actor's Studio Jennifer Lopez (TV Series) (writer)
  Capitol (TV Series) (head writer - 8 episodes, 1984 - 1987) (written by - 3 episodes, 1986 - 1987)
- Episode #1.1270 (1987) ... (head writer) / (written by)
- Episode #1.1269 (1987) ... (head writer) / (written by)
- Episode #1.1268 (1987) ... (head writer)
- Episode dated 23 December 1986 (1986) ... (head writer)
- Episode dated 19 December 1986 (1986) ... (head writer)
 1985 Copacabana (TV Movie) (television story and teleplay)
 1985 Mirrors (TV Movie) (novel) / (screenplay)
 1982 All-Star Birthday Party at Annapolis (TV Movie) (written by)
 1979 Bob Hope on the Road to China (TV Special)
 1978 Happy Birthday, Bob (TV Special)
 1972-1974 The Doctors (TV Series) (404 episodes)
- Episode #1.3033 (1974)
- Episode #1.3032 (1974)
- Episode #1.3031 (1974)
- Episode #1.3030 (1974)
- Episode #1.3029 (1974)
 1972 Return to Peyton Place (TV Series) (head writer)
  The Best of Everything (TV Series) (3 episodes, 1970) (head writer - 1 episode, 1970)
- Episode #1.114 (1970)
- Episode #1.113 (1970)
- Episode #1.112 (1970)
- Episode #1.1 (1970) ... (head writer)
 1965 Another World (TV Series) (written by - 171 episodes)
- Episode #1.376 (1965) ... (written by)
- Episode #1.375 (1965) ... (written by)
- Episode #1.374 (1965) ... (written by)
- Episode #1.373 (1965) ... (written by)
- Episode #1.372 (1965) ... (written by)
 1960 The United States Steel Hour (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1956 The Edge of Night (TV Series) (1968-1969)
 1952 Guiding Light (TV Series) (head writer)
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Show Show Actor (16 credits)
Show Show Soundtrack (2 credits)
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Show Show Self (47 credits)
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Other Works:

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Publicity Listings:

1 Portrayal | 2 Articles | See more »

Alternate Names:

Sir James Lipton

Height:

5' 7" (1.7 m)
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In each of his interviews for Inside the Actors Studio (1994) he asks the famed "10 questions", which are adopted from the famous French television host Bernard Pivot. - 1. What is your favorite word? - 2. What is your least favorite word? - 3. What turns you on creatively, spiritually or emotionally? - 4. What turns you off? - 5. What is your favorite curse word? - 6. What sound or noise do you ... See more »

Trademark:

His slow and smooth speaking style. See more »

Star Sign:

Virgo

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