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Harry Anderson was born on October 14, 1952 in Newport, Rhode Island, USA as Harry Laverne Anderson. He is an actor and writer, known for Night Court (1984), Dave's World (1993) and Mother Goose Rock 'n' Rhyme (1990). He has been married to Elizabeth Morgan since 2000. He was previously married to Leslie Pollack. See full bio »
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 2014 A Matter of Faith
Professor Kaman
 2008 30 Rock (TV Series)
Harry Anderson
- The One with the Cast of 'Night Court' (2008) ... Harry Anderson
 2002 Son of the Beach (TV Series)
Bull Cracker
- The Long Hot Johnson (2002) ... Bull Cracker
 2000 Explore Our World (TV Series)
 1998 Noddy (TV Series)
Jack Fable
- The Magic Show (1998) ... Jack Fable
 1997 The Science of Magic (TV Movie)
 1997 Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman (TV Series)
Dr. Klaus 'Fat Head' Mensa
- The Family Hour (1997) ... Dr. Klaus 'Fat Head' Mensa
 1996 The John Larroquette Show (TV Series)
Dr. Gates
- Cosmetic Perjury (1996) ... Dr. Gates
 1996 Harvey (TV Movie)
Elwood P. Dowd
 1996 Night Stand (TV Series)
- UFO Mother Show (1996) ... Harry
 1994 Hearts Afire (TV Series)
Dave Barry
- Sleepless in a Small Town (1994) ... Dave Barry (uncredited)
 1992 Parker Lewis Can't Lose (TV Series)
Ronny Ray Rasmussen
- Glory Daze (1992) ... Ronny Ray Rasmussen
 1990 It (TV Mini-Series)
Richie Tozier
- Part 2 (1990) ... Richie Tozier
- Part 1 (1990) ... Richie Tozier
 1990 Tales from the Crypt (TV Series)
Jim Korman
- Korman's Kalamity (1990) ... Jim Korman
 1988 Tanner '88 (TV Series)
Billy Ridenhour
- The Reality Check (1988) ... Billy Ridenhour
- The Boiler Room (1988) ... Billy Ridenhour
 1986 Vanishing America (Video)
Dog Owner
 1985 Tales from the Darkside (TV Series)
- All a Clone by the Telephone (1985) ... Leon
 1984 Scandals (TV Movie)
 1982 The Escape Artist
Harry Masters
 1982 Twilight Theater (TV Movie)
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Authored the book "Harry Anderson's Games You Can't Lose: A Guide For Suckers" (Pocket Books, ISBN 067164727X) See more »

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2 Articles | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »


6' 4" (1.93 m)

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There's this perception sometimes around here that I'm this Hollywood guy. See more »


Before television and movies, was a live performer for the Green Show at the Oregon Shakespeare Festival in Ashland, Oregon. See more »


Towering height and slender frame


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