Buzz Bissinger

Writer | Producer
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KNOWN FOR 
Friday Night Lights (2004) | Shattered Glass (2003) | Friday Night Lights (2006-2011)
AWARDS 
2 nominations More »
AKA 
H.G. Bissinger
BORN 
Nov 1, 1954 (age 63)

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Projects in Development (4 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Past Film & Video (2 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Friday Night LightsFriday Night Lights Writer (book "Friday Night Lights: A Town, a Team, and a Dream") (as H.G. Bissinger)  Less 2004 $30MM $61MM / —
  • Primary photo for Shattered GlassShattered Glass Writer (article) (as H.G. Bissinger)  Less 2003 $6MM $2.2MM / $725K
Past Television (2 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Friday Night LightsFriday Night Lights (TV Series) Writer (book) (75 episodes, 2006)  Less 2006–2011 75
    • Always (Feb 9, 2011) Writer (book) (as H.G. Bissinger)  Less
    • Texas Whatever (Feb 2, 2011) Writer (book) (as H.G. Bissinger)  Less
    • The March (Jan 26, 2011) Writer (book) (as H.G. Bissinger)  Less
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  • Primary photo for NYPD BlueNYPD Blue (TV Series) Co-Producer (19 episodes, 2001), Writer (teleplay by) (4 episodes, 2001), Writer (story by) (3 episodes, 2001)  Less 2001 20
    • In the Wind (May 22, 2001) Co-Producer  Less
    • Under Covers (May 15, 2001) Co-Producer  Less
    • Lost Time (May 8, 2001) Co-Producer, Writer (story by), Writer (teleplay by)  Less
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Self (18 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Megyn Kelly TodayMegyn Kelly Today (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2018)  Less 2018
  • Primary photo for Late Night with Seth MeyersLate Night with Seth Meyers (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2017)  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for I Am CaitI Am Cait (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for 60 Minutes Sports60 Minutes Sports (TV Series) Himself - Author, Friday Night Lights (segment "Friday Night Lights") (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for TodayToday (TV Series) Himself / Himself - Guest (2 episodes, 2015)  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Entertainment TonightEntertainment Tonight (TV Series) Himself - Vanity Fair Contributing Editor (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Good Morning AmericaGood Morning America (TV Series) Himself - Guest (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Imus in the MorningImus in the Morning (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Philadelphia: The Great ExperimentPhiladelphia: The Great Experiment (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 2013)  Less 2013–2014
  • Primary photo for Piers Morgan TonightPiers Morgan Tonight (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 2012)  Less 2012–2013
  • Primary photo for Hardball with Chris MatthewsHardball with Chris Matthews (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Face the NationFace the Nation (TV Series) Himself - Sports Panelist (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Tavis SmileyTavis Smiley (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Reliable SourcesReliable Sources (TV Series) Himself - Guest (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for 'Friday Night Lights': The Story of the 1988 Permian Panthers'Friday Night Lights': The Story of the 1988 Permian Panthers (Video) Himself (as H.G. Bissinger)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Dinner for FiveDinner for Five (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2005)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for The Jane Pauley ShowThe Jane Pauley Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2004)  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for NFL Films PresentsNFL Films Presents (TV Series) Himself (1 episode)  Less 1967– 
Archive Footage (3 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for 60 Minutes Sports60 Minutes Sports (TV Series) Himself - Author, Friday Night Lights (segment "Friday Night Lights") (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Entertainment TonightEntertainment Tonight (TV Series) Himself - Vanity Fair Contributing Editor (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015
    • Episode dated 6 June 2015 (Jun 6, 2015) Himself - Vanity Fair Contributing Editor (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for ExtraExtra (TV Series) Himself - Vanity Fair Contributing Editor (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015
    • Episode dated 6 June 2015 (Jun 6, 2015) Himself - Vanity Fair Contributing Editor (archive footage)  Less

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