Lawrence O'Donnell

Producer | Writer | Actor
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KNOWN FOR 
The West Wing (1999-2006) | Mister Sterling (2003) | The Campaign (2012)
AWARDS 
Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 2 wins & 6 nominations More »
AKA 
Lawrence O'Donnell Jr.
BORN 
Nov 7, 1951 (age 66)

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Past Film & Video (3 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for London Has FallenLondon Has Fallen Lawrence O'Donnell (uncredited)  Less 2016 $60MM $63MM / $206MM
  • Primary photo for The CampaignThe Campaign Lawrence O'Donnell  Less 2012 $95MM $87MM / $105MM
  • Primary photo for Swing VoteSwing Vote Lawrence O'Donnell  Less 2008 $21MM $16MM / —
Past Television (18 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Curb Your EnthusiasmCurb Your Enthusiasm (TV Series) Lawrence O'Donnell (1 episode, 2017)  Less 2017 1
    • Foisted! (Oct 1, 2017) Lawrence O'Donnell  Less
  • Primary photo for The Jim Gaffigan ShowThe Jim Gaffigan Show (TV Series) Lawrence O'Donnell (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015 1
  • Primary photo for The NeighborsThe Neighbors (TV Series) Lawrence O'Donnell (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2014 1
  • Primary photo for True BloodTrue Blood (TV Series) Lawrence O'Donnell (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013 1
    • Radioactive (Aug 18, 2013) Lawrence O'Donnell (as Lawrence O'Donnell Jr.)  Less
  • Primary photo for Franklin & BashFranklin & Bash (TV Series) Judge Paul W. Redford (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013 1
  • Primary photo for Chasing the HillChasing the Hill (TV Series) Gov. Jack Ross (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012 1
  • Primary photo for DamagesDamages (TV Series) The Last Word Host (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012 1
  • Primary photo for HomelandHomeland (TV Series) Lawrence O'Donnell (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011 1
    • Clean Skin (Oct 16, 2011) Lawrence O'Donnell  Less
  • Primary photo for Big LoveBig Love (TV Series) Lee Hatcher (11 episodes, 2006)  Less 2006–2011 11
    • The Noose Tightens (Mar 6, 2011) Lee Hatcher (as Lawrence O'Donnell Jr.)  Less
    • Strange Bedfellows (Jan 24, 2010) Lee Hatcher (as Lawrence O'Donnell Jr.)  Less
    • Oh, Pioneers (Aug 26, 2007) Lee Hatcher (as Lawrence O'Donnell Jr.)  Less
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  • Primary photo for MonkMonk (TV Series) Judge Lawrence Barr (2 episodes, 2006)  Less 2006–2008 2
  • Primary photo for The Kill PointThe Kill Point (TV Series) Consulting Producer (3 episodes, 2007)  Less 2007 3
  • Primary photo for The West WingThe West Wing (TV Series) Consulting Producer (44 episodes, 2003), Executive Producer (22 episodes, 2005), Producer (17 episodes, 2000), Executive Story Editor (14 episodes, 1999), Writer (story by) (8 episodes, 1999), Writer (6 episodes, 2004), Co-Producer (5 episodes, 2000), Writer (2 episodes, 2000), Dr. Bartlet (1 episode, 2001)  Less 1999–2006 104
    • Tomorrow (May 14, 2006) Executive Producer (as Lawrence O'Donnell Jr.)  Less
    • Institutional Memory (May 7, 2006) Executive Producer (as Lawrence O'Donnell Jr.)  Less
    • The Last Hurrah (Apr 30, 2006) Executive Producer (as Lawrence O'Donnell Jr.), Writer (as Lawrence O'Donnell Jr.)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Mrs. HarrisMrs. Harris (TV Movie) Judge Leggett (as Lawrence O'Donnell Jr.)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for The PracticeThe Practice (TV Series) Judge Franklin Brown (1 episode, 2003)  Less 2003 1
    • Goodbye (May 5, 2003) Judge Franklin Brown (as Lawrence O'Donnell Jr.)  Less
  • Primary photo for Mister SterlingMister Sterling (TV Series) Executive Producer (10 episodes, 2003), Writer (created by) (9 episodes, 2003), Writer (6 episodes, 2003), Writer (story) (1 episode, 2003)  Less 2003 10
    • Sins of the Father (Mar 14, 2003) Executive Producer (as Lawrence O'Donnell Jr.), Writer (created by) (as Lawrence O'Donnell Jr.), Writer (story) (as Lawrence O'Donnell Jr.)  Less
    • Final Passage (Mar 7, 2003) Executive Producer (as Lawrence O'Donnell Jr.), Writer (created by) (as Lawrence O'Donnell Jr.)  Less
    • Wish List (Feb 28, 2003) Executive Producer (as Lawrence O'Donnell Jr.), Writer (created by) (as Lawrence O'Donnell Jr.), Writer (as Lawrence O'Donnell Jr.)  Less
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  • Primary photo for The Lyon's DenThe Lyon's Den (TV Series) Judge Calloway (1 episode, 2003)  Less 2003 1
    • Privileged (2003) Judge Calloway (as Lawrence O'Donnell Jr.)  Less
  • Primary photo for First MondayFirst Monday (TV Series) Supervising Producer (1 episode, 2002)  Less 2002 1
    • Showdown (Apr 22, 2002) Supervising Producer (as Lawrence O'Donnell Jr.)  Less
  • Primary photo for A Case of Deadly ForceA Case of Deadly Force (TV Movie) Associate Producer (as Lawrence O'Donnell Jr.), Writer (book "Deadly Force") (as Lawrence O'Donnell Jr.)  Less 1986
Self (36 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for The Circus: Inside the Greatest Political Show on EarthThe Circus: Inside the Greatest Political Show on Earth (TV Series) Self (1 episode, 2018)  Less 2018
  • Primary photo for The Last Word with Lawrence O'DonnellThe Last Word with Lawrence O'Donnell (TV Series) Himself - Host (1,234 episodes, 2010)  Less 2010–2018
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  • Primary photo for Morning JoeMorning Joe (TV Series) Himself - Correspondent / Himself - Contributor (2 episodes, 2017)  Less 2017–2018
  • Primary photo for Up to SnuffUp to Snuff Himself  Less 2018
  • Primary photo for Late Night with Seth MeyersLate Night with Seth Meyers (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2018)  Less 2018
  • Primary photo for Tavis SmileyTavis Smiley (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 2006)  Less 2006–2017
  • Primary photo for The Beat with Ari MelberThe Beat with Ari Melber (TV Series) Himself - Correspondent (3 episodes, 2017)  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for The Late Show with Stephen ColbertThe Late Show with Stephen Colbert (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2017)  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for Deadline: White HouseDeadline: White House (TV Series) Himself - Correspondent (1 episode, 2017)  Less 2017
    • Episode #1.76 (Aug 28, 2017) Himself - Correspondent  Less
  • Primary photo for All In with Chris HayesAll In with Chris Hayes (TV Series) Himself - Correspondent (1 episode, 2017)  Less 2017
    • Episode #5.148 (Jul 28, 2017) Himself - Correspondent  Less
  • Primary photo for The Place for Politics 2016: MSNBC Election Night CoverageThe Place for Politics 2016: MSNBC Election Night Coverage (TV Special) Himself  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for AM JoyAM Joy (TV Series) Himself - Guest (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for MSNBC LiveMSNBC Live (TV Series) Himself - Guest (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for The Jack and Triumph ShowThe Jack and Triumph Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for The Reid ReportThe Reid Report (TV Series) Himself - Guest (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Real Time with Bill MaherReal Time with Bill Maher (TV Series) Himself - Guest / Himself (2 episodes, 2010)  Less 2010–2013
  • Primary photo for Olympus Has FallenOlympus Has Fallen Himself  Less 2013 $70MM $99MM / $161MM
  • Primary photo for Erasing HateErasing Hate (TV Movie) Himself - Announcer  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Meet the PressMeet the Press (TV Series) Himself - MSNBC Host, 'The Last Word' (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for MSNBC Special: Beyond BorderlinesMSNBC Special: Beyond Borderlines (TV Special) Himself - Host  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for The Colbert ReportThe Colbert Report (TV Series) Himself - Guest (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Countdown w/ Keith OlbermannCountdown w/ Keith Olbermann (TV Series) Himself / Political Analysist (4 episodes, 2006)  Less 2006–2010
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  • Primary photo for Charlie RoseCharlie Rose (TV Series) Himself - Guest (8 episodes, 1995)  Less 1995–2010
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  • Primary photo for Curb: The DiscussionCurb: The Discussion (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes)  Less 2010– 
  • Primary photo for The McLaughlin GroupThe McLaughlin Group (TV Series) Himself (142 episodes, 1998)  Less 1998–2009
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  • Primary photo for President HollywoodPresident Hollywood (TV Movie) Himself (as Lawrence O'Donnell Jr.)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Scarborough CountryScarborough Country (TV Series) Himself / Himself - Guest (4 episodes, 2004)  Less 2004–2006
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  • Primary photo for Square OffSquare Off (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for An Unreasonable ManAn Unreasonable Man Himself  Less 2006 $175K / —
  • Primary photo for The Young TurksThe Young Turks (TV Series) Himself (2008)  Less 2005–  $45K
  • Primary photo for The Late Late Show with Craig FergusonThe Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2005)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for The Al Franken ShowThe Al Franken Show (TV Series) Himself (5 episodes, 2005)  Less 2005
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  • Primary photo for Weekends at the DLWeekends at the DL (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 2005)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Dennis MillerDennis Miller (TV Series) Himself (4 episodes, 2004)  Less 2004–2005
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  • Primary photo for E! True Hollywood StoryE! True Hollywood Story (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2003)  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Hardball with Chris MatthewsHardball with Chris Matthews (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2003)  Less 2003
Archive Footage (9 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Media BuzzMedia Buzz (TV Series) Himself / Himself - Host, The Last Word (6 episodes, 2015)  Less 2015–2018
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  • Primary photo for The Andrew Klavan ShowThe Andrew Klavan Show (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 2017)  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for The Greg Gutfeld ShowThe Greg Gutfeld Show (TV Series) Himself - MSNBC Anchor (1 episode, 2017)  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for The Ben Shapiro ShowThe Ben Shapiro Show (TV Series) Himself - MSNBC Anchor (1 episode, 2017)  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for Get Me Roger StoneGet Me Roger Stone Himself (archive footage)  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for WeinerWeiner Himself (archive footage)  Less 2016 $1.6MM / —
  • Primary photo for All In with Chris HayesAll In with Chris Hayes (TV Series) Himself - Host, The Last Word (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013
    • Episode dated 15 May 2013 (May 15, 2013) Himself - Host, The Last Word (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Chelsea LatelyChelsea Lately (TV Series) Himself - News Correspondent (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013
    • Episode #7.137 (Sep 11, 2013) Himself - News Correspondent (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Game ChangeGame Change (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2012

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