Tom Shales

Actor, Writer

Actor, Writer


Tom Shales was born on November 3, 1944 in Elgin, Illinois, USA as Thomas William Shales. He is an actor and writer, known for ESPN: Those Guys Have All the Fun, The Larry Sanders Show (1992) and Inside TV Land (2000).
Birth date
1944-11-03

Known For


ESPN: Those Guys Have All the Fun
ESPN: Those Guys Have All the Fun
Writer
The Larry Sanders Show
The Larry Sanders Show
Tom Shales (1996)
Inside TV Land
Inside TV Land
Self (2004)
Frontline
Frontline
Self (1995)
 

Activities


RoleTitleYear
ActorThe Larry Sanders Show
(TV Series) Tom Shales - Where Is the Love? (1996) ... Tom Shales
1996
RoleTitleYear
ThanksA Sweet Spot in Time
(Documentary) (very special thanks) (filming)
RoleTitleYear
SelfThe Eighties
(TV Mini-Series documentary) Self - Television Critic - Raised on Television (2016) ... Self - Television Critic
2016
SelfThe Seventies
(TV Mini-Series documentary) Self - Television critic - Television Gets Real (2015) ... Self - Television critic
2015
SelfAmerican Masters
(TV Series documentary) Self - TV Critic Washington Post - Johnny Carson: King of Late Night (2012) ... Self - TV Critic Washington Post
2012
SelfTCM Guest Programmer
(TV Series) Self - U.S. Critics (2010) ... Self
2010
SelfBiography
(TV Series documentary) Self - Tragic Side of Comedy (2009) ... Self
2009
SelfThe Tragic Side of Comedy
(TV Movie documentary) Self - Author
2009
SelfCharlie Rose
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 15 November 2007 (2007) ... Self - Episode dated 24 January 2005 (2005) ... Self
2005-2007
SelfInside TV Land
(TV Series) Self - Inside TV Land: Primetime Politics (2004) ... Self
2004
SelfJack Paar: Smart Television
(TV Movie documentary) Self
2003
SelfLate Night with Conan O'Brien
(TV Series) Self - Guest - Greg Kinnear/Bob Odenkirk/Tom Shales (2003) ... Self - Guest
2003
SelfShandling Talks... No Flipping!
(Video short) Self
2002
SelfAt the Movies
(TV Series) Self - Guest Co-Host - 8mm/The Other Sister/Just the Ticket/200 Cigarettes/Eight Days a Week (1999) ... Self - Guest Co-Host - Office Space/October Sky/The 24 Hour Woman/Jawbreaker/Tango (1999) ... Self - Guest Co-Host
1999
SelfFrontline
(TV Series documentary) Self - Who's Afraid of Rupert Murdoch? (1995) ... Self
1995
SelfThis Is MST3K
(TV Movie documentary) Self (The Washington Post - Television Critic)
1992
SelfThe Media Show
(TV Series documentary) Self - Episode #3.1 (1988) ... Self
1988