Biography

Neil deGrasse Tyson (born October 5, 1958) is an American astrophysicist and science communicator. He is currently the Frederick P. Rose Director of the Hayden Planetarium at the Rose Center for Earth and Space, and a research associate in the department of astrophysics at the American Museum of Natural History. Since 2006 he has hosted the educational science television show NOVA scienceNOW on PBS, and has been a frequent guest on The Daily Show, The Colbert Report, Real Time with Bill Maher, and Jeopardy!. It was announced on August 5, 2011, that Tyson will be hosting a new sequel to Carl Sagan's Cosmos: A Personal Voyage television series. Description above from the Wikipedia article Neil deGrasse Tyson, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Neil deGrasse Tyson (born October 5, 1958) is an American astrophysicist and science communicator. He is currently the Frederick P. Rose Director of the Hayden Planetarium at the Rose Center for Earth and Space, and a research associate in the department of astrophysics at the American Museum of Natural History. Since 2006 he has hosted the educational science television show NOVA scienceNOW on PBS, and has been a frequent guest on The Daily Show, The Colbert Report, Real Time with Bill Maher, and Jeopardy!. It was announced on August 5, 2011, that Tyson will be hosting a new sequel to Carl Sagan's Cosmos: A Personal Voyage television series. Description above from the Wikipedia article Neil deGrasse Tyson, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 39

Birthday 1958-10-05

Place of Birth Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA

Official Site https://www.haydenplanetarium.org/tyson/

Also Known As

  • Neil deGrasse Tyson Ph.D.
  • Dr. Neil deGrasse Tyson

Acting TV ShowsMovies

The Inexplicable Universe: Unsolved Mysteries
Neil deGrasse Tyson - Conspiracy Theories & Skepticism as Himself
2018 MARS: Inside SpaceX as Himself
2018 The Last Sharknado: It's About Time as Merlin
2017 Food Evolution as Narrator
2017 Logic's Everybody Documentary
2017 The Truth Is in the Stars as Himself
2017 Bill Nye: Science Guy as Himself
2017 The Mars Generation as Himself
2016 Fight For Space as Himself
2016 Scrat: Spaced Out as Narrator
2016 The Atheist Delusion as Himself
2016 For the Love of Spock as Himself
2016 Match Game (1 episode) as Himself
2016 Ice Age: Collision Course as Neil deBuck Weasel (voice)
2016 Chelsea (2 episodes) as Himself
2016 Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice as Neil deGrasse Tyson
2016 Zoolander 2 as Neil deGrasse Tyson
2015 Celebrity Family Feud (1 episode)
2015 Hot Ones (1 episode) as Himself
2015 StarTalk with Neil deGrasse Tyson (76 episodes) as Himself - Host
2015 Hot Sugar's Cold World as Himself
2014 Cosmos (14 episodes) as Himself - Host
2013 Dark Universe as Himself - Narrator (Voice)
2013 The Great Debate: The Storytelling of Science as Himself
2012 The Reality of Me as Himself
2012 Gravity Falls (1 episode) as Waddles' Machine (voice)
2012 The Inexplicable Universe: Unsolved Mysteries (6 episodes)
2009 How Life Began as Himself
2009 400 Years of the Telescope as Narrator (voice)
2008 Einstein as Neil deGrasse Tyson
2007 The Big Bang Theory (2 episodes) as Himself
2006 Nova: Monster Of The Milky Way as Himself
2006 Last Days on Earth as Himself
2005 Nova ScienceNow (6 episodes) as Himself-Host
2002 Unfolding Universe as Himself
1997 The View (1 episode) as Himself
1974 NOVA (5 episodes) as Host (1 episode) as Narrator

Creator

2015 StarTalk with Neil deGrasse Tyson Creator
2012 The Inexplicable Universe: Unsolved Mysteries Creator
2007 The Universe Creator

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