Al Michaels

Highest Rated: 83% Jerry Maguire (1996)
Lowest Rated: 42% BASEketball (1998)
Birthday: Nov 12, 1944
Birthplace: Not Available
First play-by-play commentator to cover all four major championships in U.S. sports: NBA, NHL, MLB and NFL. Best-known for calling the 1980 Winter Olympic hockey game between the U.S. and the Soviet Union with the final-second exclamation, "Do you believe in miracles? Yes!" Has won multiple sports Emmys, and was nominated for a news Emmy for his work during the San Francisco earthquake at the 1989 World Series. Was inducted into the National Sportscasters and Sportswriters Association Hall of Fame in 1998. Received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2004. After nearly 30 years with ABC, left the network in 2006 for NBC and Sunday Night Football along with broadcast partner John Madden.

Highest Rated Movies

Filmography

MOVIES

CREDIT
No Score Yet Gridiron Heroes Actor 2015
80% Miracle Himself $64.4M 2004
42% BASEketball himself 1998
83% Jerry Maguire Himself 1996
53% Homeward Bound II - Lost in San Francisco Sparky Michaels 1996
No Score Yet Great Sports Moments of the 80's Actor 1989
No Score Yet Miracle on Ice Himself 1981

TV

CREDIT
No Score Yet Charlie Rose
2013-2017
Guest
  • 2017
  • 2015
  • 2014
50% Any Given Wednesday With Bill Simmons
2016
Guest
  • 2016
No Score Yet Hollywood Game Night
2013
Appearing
  • 2016
No Score Yet Jimmy Kimmel Live
2003
Guest
  • 2015
No Score Yet Late Night With Seth Meyers
2014
Guest
  • 2015
  • 2014
No Score Yet Jim Rome on Showtime
2012-2015
Guest
  • 2014
No Score Yet The Talk
2010
Guest
  • 2014
  • 2012
  • 2011
No Score Yet The Tonight Show With Jay Leno
1992-2014
Guest
  • 2011
  • 2010
No Score Yet Colbert Report
2005-2014
Guest
  • 2010
No Score Yet The Jay Leno Show
2009-2010
Appearing
  • 2009
No Score Yet Coach
1989-1997
  • 1996
  • 1995
  • 1991
No Score Yet Monday Night Football
2019
Play-by-play Announcer

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