May. 5th, 1959
Elmira, New York, USA
Brian Williams' Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles2015 - Live From New York!
2014 - Glen Campbell: I'll Be Me
2013 - The Fifth Estate
2009 - By the People: The Election of Barack Obama
2008 - I.O.U.S.A.
2008 - Consuming Kids: The Commercialization of Childhood
Guest TV Roles
Himself - Anchor
Himself - Hosting Republican Debate
Himself - NBC News
Brian Williams (Voiced)
Himself - Newscaster
- Named "Father of the Year" by the National Fathers' Day Committee in 1996
- Worked as an intern during the administration of U.S. President 'Jimmy Carter (I)' (qv).
- Has two children
- Has appeared three times on _"The Daily Show" (1996)_ (qv) as a celebrity guest and interviewed by 'Jon Stewart' (qv), most recently on Tuesday, August 8th, 2006. A gag involving his head being projected on a screen behind Stewart has been used twice since the show moved to a new set on April 9, 2007; during one of these appearances, the head actually addressed and made fun of Stewart as part of the joke.
- Worked in the White House during the Carter administration
- He is a big New York Giants fan. On _"Late Night with Conan O'Brien" (1993)_ (qv), Williams announced he "bleeds Giants blue".
- Spent several years as a volunteer firefighter in New Jersey
- Replaced Maury Povich as host of locally produced Washington D.C chat show Panorama in 1985.