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Harry Jay Knowles

Harry Jay Knowles was born on December 11, 1971 in Austin, Texas, USA. He is an actor and producer, known for The Faculty (1998), Ain't It Cool News (2001) and Ain't It Cool with Harry Knowles (2012). He has been married to Patricia Cho Jones since July 15, 2007. See full bio »
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 2012-2015 Ain't It Cool with Harry Knowles (TV Series)
- MAD GOD (2012) ... Harry
- PIRANHAS & GORE (2012) ... Harry
- BIG BIRD, MUPPETS & MONSTERS (2012) ... Harry
 2011 My Sucky Teen Romance
Con Vampire Expert
 2006/II Pathogen
Radio Announcer
 2003 The Texas Chainsaw Massacre
Victim On a Silver Platter (uncredited)
 2001 Ghosts of Mars
Head on a Stake (uncredited)
 2001 Monkeybone
Lucky (uncredited)
 1998 The Faculty
Mr. Knowles (as Harry Knowles)
 1997 Colin Fitz Lives!
Velvet Poster Fan
 1995 PK Tonight (TV Series)
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- Harry's Game (1995) ... Featured Subject (as Harry Knowles)
 1991 Wild Texas Wind (TV Movie)
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Co-authored (along with Paul Cullum and Mark Ebner) Ain't It Cool? : Hollywood's Redheaded Stepchild Speaks Out, a 352 page hardcover book about the experiences he has had since becoming "one of the most powerful and feared men in show business". See more »

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2 Print Biographies | 1 Portrayal | 5 Interviews | 485 Articles | 10 Pictorials | 4 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Harry Knowles


5' 11" (1.8 m)

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I am the least likely celebrity in the world. This is what I'm famous for. I dress in sandals and Hawaiian shirts - the gaudier the better. I'm roughly the size of a small European import. I have hair like an Irish Setter. I look more like a cartoon than even cartoons of me do. I know this about myself. Buuut completely by accident - and kismet, and synchronicity, and an insane amount of soul- ... See more »


Originally Jorge Garcia was attached to play Harry Knowles in 2007's upcoming "Fan Boys", but several scheduling conflicts with _"Lost" (2005)_ caused him to turn down the role. Then, Kevin Smith stepped in and was very enthusiastic about playing Harry, but some last-minute editing for Clerks 2(2006) forced him to step down. Fathergeek is played in the flick, as are Harry's sister and nephew ... See more »


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