Feb. 13th, 1944
London, England, UK
Jerry Springer's Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles2005 - Domino
2004 - The Defender
2003 - Citizen Verdict
1999 - Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me
1998 - Ringmaster
1998 - Kissing a Fool
1997 - Meet Wally Sparks
Guest TV Roles
Himself - Results Show Preview
Himself - Host
- Used to be the Mayor of Cincinnati, Ohio.
- Won a seat on Cincinnati's Council-at-Large in 1971, but resigned in 1974 after police - raiding a Fort Wright, KY massage parlor - found a check he had written to a "massuse" for her services. Coming clean at a press conference, his honesty worked, and he won back his seat in 1975.
- Winner, 2008 Fox Reality Channel Really Award for "Favorite Host" for his appearance in _"America's Got Talent" (2006)_ (qv).
- Was elected mayor of Cincinnati in 1977, receiving the largest plurality in history.
- His talk show turned musical, Jerry Springer - The Opera performed at the Royal National Theatre: Lyttelton and later at the Cambridge Theatre, was awarded the 2003 London Critics Circle Award for Best Musical.
- (1968) Was a campaign aide to Sen. 'Robert F. Kennedy' (qv)'s campaign.
- A self-described "country singer-songwriter," he opens for 'Billy Ray Cyrus' (qv) whenever scheduling allows, and has even performed at actor 'Johnny Depp' (qv)'s notorious club, the Viper Room.
- Helped Stuart Lee and Richard Thomas gain the rights to produce the Jerry Springer Opera while in development stage, when Studios USA threatened legal action for violation of the copyright laws.