(July 28, 1947- )
Birth Name was Duncan Dickie Ebersol
Producer for 'Saturday Night Live (1975, 81-85)'
Produced 'The Late Shift (1996)' and 'Monday Night Mayhem (2002)'
Survived an airplane crash (November 28, 2004)
Why he might be annoying
Within ten days of being hired for 'SNL,' he fired four writers and three cast members.
He didn't last long on 'SNL,' due to a writers' strike.
He married Susan Saint James (1981) and filed for divorce (March 12, 2002).
He dropped out of Yale to work as an ABC Sports researcher (1968) at Grenoble Olympic (Winter) Games.
Why he might not be annoying
He is athletic.
A heart attack (1996) caused him suffering.
He put one show on the air in 1975 and was able to put another show on the air in 1981, before a writers' strike shut down production for the remainder of the season on 'SNL.'
He replaced Jean Doumanian on 'SNL.'
He assembled his own group of regulars on 'SNL.'
He has five children and adores time spent with family.
He was ranked #1 of 100 Most Powerful People In Sports by Sporting News Magazine (1996), his prior rankings were 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 6th and 70th.
Although once dropping out of Yale, he returned to an undisclosed university and obtained a degree.
He was executive assistant to ABC Sports President, Roone Arledge.
He lost his fourteen year old son and was severly injured in an airplane crash (November 28, 2004).
Credit: Skunk Butt
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Year In Review:
For 2017, as of last week, Out of 2 Votes: 0% Annoying
In 2016, Out of 7 Votes: 57.14% Annoying
In 2015, Out of 9 Votes: 55.56% Annoying
In 2014, Out of 29 Votes: 41.38% Annoying
In 2013, Out of 9 Votes: 44.44% Annoying
In 2012, Out of 12 Votes: 50.0% Annoying
In 2011, Out of 22 Votes: 59.09% Annoying
In 2010, Out of 222 Votes: 62.16% Annoying
In 2009, Out of 30 Votes: 40.0% Annoying
In 2008, Out of 34 Votes: 55.88% Annoying
In 2007, Out of 74 Votes: 47.30% Annoying
In 2006, Out of 96 Votes: 54.17% Annoying
In 2005, Out of 217 Votes: 67.28% Annoying
In 2004, Out of 357 Votes: 57.42% Annoying
In 2003, Out of 918 Votes: 69.83% Annoying
In 2002, Out of 474 Votes: 68.35% Annoying
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