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Ben Harney

Ben Harney was born on August 29, 1952 in Brooklyn, New York, USA. He is an actor, known for The 36th Annual Tony Awards (1982), Son of Sam, Son of Hope (1998) and To Her Own Rhythm (2015). See full bio »

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Known For

The 36th Annual Tony Awards
The 36th Annual Tony Awards Himself - Performer & Winner: Best Actor in a Musical
(1982)
Son of Sam, Son of Hope
(1998)
To Her Own Rhythm
(2015)
The Wiz
The Wiz Chorus
(1978)

Filmography

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 1994 Heart of Stone (Video)
Michael Baptiste
 1978 The Wiz (Video)
Chorus
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 1982 The 36th Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) (performer: "It's All Over")
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 2015 To Her Own Rhythm (Documentary short) (post-production)
Himself
 2016 Unsung Hollywood (TV Series documentary)
Himself
- Sheryl Lee Ralph (2016) ... Himself
 1998 Son of Sam, Son of Hope (Video documentary short)
Himself
 1986 The Core of the Apple (TV Series documentary)
Himself - Dancer
- Manhattan Afrodreams - sorte drømme (1986) ... Himself - Dancer
 1983 Great Performances (TV Series)
Himself
- Ellington: The Music Lives On (1983) ... Himself
 1982 Working in the Theatre (TV Series documentary)
Himself
- Performance (1982) ... Himself
 1982 The 36th Annual Tony Awards (TV Special)
Himself - Performer & Winner: Best Actor in a Musical
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Personal Details

Other Works:

He acted in Henry Krieger's musical, "Dreamgirls," at the Broadway Theatre on Broadway in New York City with Obba Babatunde, Cleavant Derricks, Loretta Devine, Jennifer Holliday, and Sheryl Lee Ralph in the cast. Michael Bennett was director. See more »
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Trivia:

Won Broadway's 1982 Tony Award as Best Actor (Musical) for "Dreamgirls."

Star Sign:

Virgo

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