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Phil Hartman (I) (1948–1998)


Phil Hartman was born Philip Edward Hartmann on September 24, 1948, in Brantford, Ontario, Canada. His surname was originally "Hartmann", but he later dropped the second "n". He was one of eight children of Doris Marguerite (Wardell) and Rupert Loebig Hartmann, a salesman. He was of German, Irish, and English descent. The family moved to the ... See full bio »

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(age 49) in Encino, California, USA

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Known For

Saturday Night Live
Saturday Night Live Various / Announcer / Bill Clinton / Frank Sinatra / Charlton Heston / Frankenstein / Himself / Ronald Reagan / Ted Kennedy / announcer / Burt Reynolds / Michael Eisner / Barbara Bush / Bill Franklin / Donald Trump / Ed McMahon / Himself - Host / Jack Nicholson / Michael / Mr. Chapman / Pat Buchanan / Phil Donahue / Singing Cowboy / Spokesperson / Steve / Superman / A.J. Tacks Clammer / Abraham Lincoln / Abraham Lincoln Statue / Albert Goldman / Alonzo / Arthur Hensen / Barney the Dinosaur / Benjamin Franklin / Billy / Bob Packwood / Bobby Coultsman / Cable announcer / Captain / Cashier / Charlston Heston / Chet Masters / Chia Head Client / Clayton Dalton / Co-Worker / Craig W. Doyle / Customer / David Brinkley / Director / Don / Don Bingham / Don Keister / Don Tattaglia / Dr. Jacob Hoffritz / Dr. Watson / Drunk father / Edward / Elton John / Eugene / Father / Fay Vincent / Frank Gifford / Frankenstein's Monster / Gabriel García Márquez / General Lee / Genghis Khan / Gil Madaman / Godfrey / Governor Danforth / Gregory / Guest / Gymnast / Hassan Qafuri-Fard / Hicks / Host / Jack Hadey / Jesus / Jesus Christ / Jim Bakker / Jim Bowie / Jimmy 'The Greek' Snyder / Jimmy Johnson / John Walsh / Johnny O'Conner / Joseph Wapner / Kenny Rogers / Keyrock / Leland Palmer / Liberace / Mike / Mr. Bradbury / Mr. Dodson / Mr. Haldrich / Mr. MacEntire / Mr. Moore / Nick Bakay Announcer / Obi-Wan Kenobi / Oliver Stone / Oral Roberts / Pan Am Spokesperson / Perry White / Pete / Pete Rose / Peter Graves / Pilgrim / Police Chief / President of Behemoth Computers / Professor / Ray Combs / Raymond / Red / Roger Ebert / Russell Clark / Saddam Hussein / Sargeant McCarthy / Sergei Akmudov / Spectator / Stanley Weisberg / Susan / Teacher / Technician / Ted / Ted Johnson / Telly Savalas / Thomas Edison / Thomas Foley / Trek Convention Announcer / Various Characters / Waiter / Worf / client / customer / dispatcher / interrogator / pilot / spokesperson / waiter
(1985-2014)
Jingle All the Way
Jingle All the Way Ted Maltin
(1996)
The Simpsons
The Simpsons Troy McClure / Lionel Hutz / 'Look at that stupid kid!' / Bill Clinton / Cable Guy / Charlton Heston / Commercial Announcer #2 / Congressman / Duff Gardens Commercial Voice-Over / Evan Conover / Football Commentator / Godfather / Heavenly Voice / Horst / Hospital Chairman / Joey / Lyle Lanley / Man in Radio Commercial / Mexican wrestling announcer / Mobster / Moses / Nelson's Dad / Plato / Smooth Jimmy Apollo / Stockbroker / Tom / Tuesday Night Live Announcer
(1991-1998)
NewsRadio
NewsRadio Bill McNeal
(1995-1998)

Filmography

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 1999 Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child (TV Series)
Game Show Host
- The Empress' Nightingale (1999) ... Game Show Host (voice)
 1998 Blasto (Video Game)
Capt. Blasto (voice)
 1991-1998 The Simpsons (TV Series)
Troy McClure / Lionel Hutz / Bill Clinton / ...
- Bart the Mother (1998) ... Troy McClure (voice)
- This Little Wiggy (1998) ... Troy McClure (voice)
- Lisa the Simpson (1998) ... Troy McClure (voice)
- Das Bus (1998) ... Troy McClure (voice)
- Realty Bites (1997) ... Lionel Hutz (voice)
 1996-1998 3rd Rock from the Sun (TV Series)
Randy / Phillip
- Eat, Drink, Dick, Mary (1998) ... Randy
- Lonely Dick (1996) ... Phillip
 1996 Van Halen: Video Hits Vol. 1 (Video)
Waldo (voice, uncredited)
 1985-1996 Saturday Night Live (TV Series)
Various / Announcer / Bill Clinton / ...
- Dana Carvey/Dr. Dre (1996) ... Announcer
- John Goodman/The Pretenders (1994) ... Various
- Emilio Estevez/Pearl Jam (1994) ... Various
- Kelsey Grammer/Dwight Yoakam (1994) ... Various
- Helen Hunt/Snoop Doggy Dogg (1994) ... Various / Elton John
 1996 Seinfeld (TV Series)
Man on Phone
- The Package (1996) ... Man on Phone (voice, uncredited)
 1996 Caroline in the City (TV Series)
Host
- Caroline and the Letter (1996) ... Host (uncredited)
 1995 The John Larroquette Show (TV Series)
Otto Friedling
- A Moveable Feast (1995) ... Otto Friedling
 1995 The Ren & Stimpy Show (TV Series)
Midget Clown / Announcer On Russian filmreel
- Stimpy's Pet/Ren's Brain (1995) ... Midget Clown (voice)
- Space Dogged/Feud for Sale (1995) ... Announcer On Russian filmreel
 1995 Stuart Saves His Family
Announcer (voice, uncredited)
 1995 Night Stand (TV Series)
Gunther
- Illegal Alien Star Search (1995) ... Gunther
 1994 The Crazysitter
The Salesman
 1994 The Pagemaster
Tom Morgan (voice)
 1994 Greedy
Frank
 1994 The Critic (TV Series)
Adolph Hitmaker / Bernie Wasserman / Prof. Blowhard
- Eyes on the Prize (1994) ... Adolph Hitmaker / Bernie Wasserman / Prof. Blowhard (voice)
 1993 The Twelve Days of Christmas (TV Movie)
Hollyberry (voice)
 1993 Animaniacs (TV Series)
Dan Anchorman
 1993 Coneheads
Marlax
 1993 The Larry Sanders Show (TV Series)
Phil Hartman
- The Stalker (1993) ... Phil Hartman
 1993 Daybreak (TV Movie)
Man in Abstinence Commercial (uncredited)
 1993 CB4
Virgil Robinson
 -1993 Tom & Jerry Kids Show (TV Series)
Calaboose Cal
- Penthouse Mouse/12 Angry Sheep/The Ant Attack (1993) ... Calaboose Cal (voice)
- Episode #2.2 ... Calaboose Cal (voice)
 1992 Eek! the Cat (TV Series)
Psycho Bunny / Monkeynaut #1
- Cape Fur (1992) ... Psycho Bunny (voice)
- Eek vs. the Flying Saucers (1992) ... Monkeynaut #1 (voice)
 1992 Parker Lewis Can't Lose (TV Series)
Phil Diamond
- Lewis and Son (1992) ... Phil Diamond
 1992 Fish Police (TV Series)
Inspector C. Bass
- A Fish Out of Water (1992) ... Inspector C. Bass (voice)
 1991 One Special Victory (TV Movie)
Mike Rutten
 1991 Darkwing Duck (TV Series)
Paddywhack
- The Haunting of Mr. Banana Brain (1991) ... Paddywhack (voice)
 1991 Captain Planet and the Planeteers (TV Series)
Dimitri
- Mind Pollution (1991) ... Dimitri (voice)
 1991 Empty Nest (TV Series)
Tim Cornell
- Guess Who's Coming to Dinner? (1991) ... Tim Cornell
 1991 TaleSpin (TV Series)
Ace London
- Mach One for the Gipper (1991) ... Ace London (voice)
 1990 Tiny Toon Adventures (TV Series)
Octavius
- Whale's Tales (1990) ... Octavius (voice)
 1990 Bobby's World (TV Series)
- My Dad Can Fix Anything (1990) ... (voice)
 1990 The Adventures of Don Coyote and Sancho Panda (TV Series)
Additional Voices
- Pity the Poor Pirate (1990) ... Additional Voices (voice)
 1990 Gravedale High (TV Series) (voice)
 1990 Quick Change
Hal Edison
 1988-1989 Fantastic Max (TV Series)
Additional Voices
- Boo Who? (1989) ... Additional Voices (voice)
- Cooking Mother's Goose (1988) ... Additional Voices (voice)
- The Loon in the Moon (1988) ... Additional Voices (voice)
 1982-1989 The Smurfs (TV Series)
Additional Voices
- Smurf on the Wild Side: Part 1/Smurf on the Wild Side: Part 2 (1987) ... Additional Voices (voice)
- Smurfquest: Part 1/Smurfquest: Part 2 (1986) ... Additional Voices (voice)
- The Smurf Who Couldn't Say No (1982) ... Additional Voices (voice)
 1989 Kiki's Delivery Service
Jiji (English version, voice)
 1989 How I Got Into College
Bennedict, SAT Coach
 1989 On the Television (TV Series)
Various
- M. Superior ... Various
 1989 Fletch Lives
Bly Manager
 1987 Foofur (TV Series)
- Annabell Gets Framed/Scary Harry (1987) ... (voice)
- Look Homeward, Foofur (1987) ... (voice)
- Fencer Gets Soul/You Bet Your Life (1987) ... (voice)
- Rocki's Big Fib/Bye, Bye, Birdie (1987) ... (voice)
- Annabell Goes Punk/Puppy Love (1987) ... (voice)
 1987 DuckTales (TV Series)
Captain Frye
- Scrooge's Pet (1987) ... Captain Frye (voice)
 1987 Amazon Women on the Moon
Baseball Announcer (segment "Murray in Videoland")
 1987 Spaceballs
Dink (voice, uncredited)
 1986 ¡Three Amigos!
Sam (as Philip E. Hartmann)
 1986 Jumpin' Jack Flash
Fred (as Phil E. Hartmann)
 1986 Ruthless People
Newsreader (voice, uncredited)
 1986 Last Resort
Jean-Michel
 1985 The Jetsons (TV Series)
School Patrol Robots / Executive Vice President
- Boy George (1985) ... School Patrol Robots / Executive Vice President (voice, as Philip Hartmann)
 1985 Challenge of the GoBots (TV Series)
Professor Von Joy / Hans-Cuff / Staks / ...
- The Fall of Gobotron: Part 3 (1985) ... Professor Von Joy / Hans-Cuff / Staks (voice)
- Gameworld (1985) ... Hans Cuff (voice)
- Scooter Enhanced (1985) ... Professor Von Joy (voice)
 1985 The 13 Ghosts of Scooby-Doo (TV Series)
Vaccu-Spook Auctioneer
- Reflections in a Ghoulish Eye (1985) ... Vaccu-Spook Auctioneer (voice, as Philip Hartmann)
 1984 Pink Panther and Sons (TV Series)
Additional Voices
- Panky's Pet (1984) ... Additional Voices (voice)
 1984 The New Scooby-Doo Mysteries (TV Series)
Igor / Ghost of Dr. Van Helsing
- A Halloween Hassle at Dracula's Castle (1984) ... Igor / Ghost of Dr. Van Helsing (voice)
 1984 Magnum, P.I. (TV Series)
News Reader at the Beginning
- The Legacy of Garwood Huddle (1984) ... News Reader at the Beginning (voice, uncredited)
 1984 Weekend Pass
Joe Chicago
 1984 Van Halen: Hot for Teacher (Video short)
Waldo (voice)
 1983 The Dukes (TV Series)
Additional voices / Freddy Flenders / Reporter
- A Hogg in the Foggy Bogg (1983) ... Additional voices (voice)
- The Dukes in Hollywood (1983) ... Freddy Flenders / Reporter (voice)
- The Canadian Caper (1983) ... Additional voices (voice)
- A Dickens of a Christmas (1983) ... Additional voices (voice)
- The Kid from Madrid (1983) ... Additional voices (voice)
 1983 The Pop 'N' Rocker Game (TV Series)
Announcer
- Episode dated 1 January 1983 (1983) ... Announcer
 1982 The Little Rascals (TV Series)
Additional Voices
- Rascal's Revenge (1982) ... Additional Voices (voice)
 1982 Pandemonium
Reporter (as Phil Hartmann)
 1981 Red Pepper (TV Movie)
Red Pepper (voice)
 1981 The Pee Wee Herman Show (TV Movie)
Kap'n Karl
 1980 Cheech and Chong's Next Movie
Chick Hazard Private Eye (Groundling)
 1980 The Gong Show Movie
Man at Airport with Gun (as Phil Hartmann)
 1980 Stunt Rock (as Phil Hartmann)
 1980 The Six O'Clock Follies (TV Series)
 1979 Scooby-Doo and Scrappy-Doo (TV Series)
Additional Voices (voice)
Show Show Writer (9 credits)
Show Show Soundtrack (10 credits)
Show Show Thanks (3 credits)
Show Show Self (34 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (60 credits)

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Other Works:

TV commercial for Church's Fried Chicken (mid-1980s) See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Interview | 8 Articles | 3 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Phil E. Hartmann | Philip E. Hartmann | Philip Hartmann | Phil Hartmann | Phil Hart-on-the-Stick Man

Height:

5' 10½" (1.79 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

(On the 1991 arrest of Paul Reubens (Pee-Wee Herman) for indecent exposure): The loss he took for what allegedly happened is the equivalent of somebody's getting 20 years for having a joint in their wallet. See more »

Trivia:

Lorne Michaels, producer of Saturday Night Live (1975) considered Hartman so important to the show, he called him "The Glue". See more »

Trademark:

Unflappable confidence See more »

Nickname:

The Glue of "Saturday Night Live" See more »

Star Sign:

Libra

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