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Harvey Atkin (1942–2017)

Harvey Atkin was born on December 18, 1942 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. He was an actor, known for Meatballs (1979), Cagney & Lacey (1981) and Heavy Metal (1981). He was married to Celia Tessler. He died on July 17, 2017 in Toronto. See full bio »

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Cagney & Lacey
Cagney & Lacey Ronald Coleman
Heavy Metal
Heavy Metal Alien (segment "Harry Canyon") / Henchman (segment "Harry Canyon")
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 2017/I A Change of Heart
 2015 Dangerous Lessons (TV Movie)
Principle Winters
 2014/I Bastards (Short)
 2013 Let's Rap (Short)
Uncle Lem
 2010-2013 Scaredy Squirrel (TV Series)
 2011-2013 Suits (TV Series)
Judge N. Palermo / Judge Palermo
 2012 King (TV Series)
Sal Wolf
 2011 The Seder (Short)
 2011 Being Erica (TV Series)
Zayde Strange
 2011 The Balcony Affair (Short)
 2000-2011 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series)
Judge Alan Ridenour
 2010 Barney's Version
2nd Mrs. P's Father
 2010 18 to Life (TV Series)
Rabbi Goldstein
 2007-2008 6Teen (TV Series)
George Bickerson
 2006 Sons of Butcher (TV Series)
 2006 Ruby Gloom (TV Series)
Mr. White
 2006 Why I Wore Lipstick to My Mastectomy (TV Movie)
Geralyn's Dad
 2006 G-Spot (TV Series)
 2005 Time Warp Trio (TV Series)
Beaner / Journalist
 2002-2005 Law & Order: Criminal Intent (TV Series)
Judge Alan Ridenour
 2004 Kevin Hill (TV Series)
Judge Larson
 2004 The Black Mirror (Video Game)
Henry the Gardener (voice)
 2003-2004 Jacob Two-Two (TV Series)
 2001-2002 The Ripping Friends (TV Series)
Crag / Punchinpuss / Mr. Wilson
 2002 Doc (TV Series)
 2001 Club Land (TV Movie)
 2000-2001 Ed (TV Series)
 2000 Big Wolf on Campus (TV Series)
Dr. Laszlo
 2000 Out of Sync (TV Movie)
Sidney Golden
 1998-2000 Law & Order (TV Series)
Judge Ronald Manheim / Judge Ronald Mannheim
 1999 Something from Nothing (TV Short)
Mr. Fischbein / Herschel / Rotund Customer (voice)
 1999 The Famous Jett Jackson (TV Series)
Ol' Fred
 1998 Bad Dog (TV Series)
Vic Potanski (voice)
 1997-1998 The Adventures of Sam & Max: Freelance Police (TV Series)
 1998 One Tough Cop
 1997 Critical Care
Judge Fatale
 1996 Maxwell Saves the Day (Video short) (voice)
 1996 Rebound: The Legend of Earl 'The Goat' Manigault (TV Movie)
Marty Glickman
 1996 Joe's Wedding
 1996 Goosebumps (TV Series)
Mr. Malik
 1996 The Stupids
Deli Guy
 1996 Radiant City (TV Movie)
Mr. Lewis
 1996 Harrison: Cry of the City (TV Movie)
Hotel clerk
 1995 Highlander: The Last of the MacLeods (Video Game)
Additional Voices (voice)
 1995 Long Island Fever (TV Movie)
 1995 The NeverEnding Story (TV Series)
Mr. Rockchewer
 1995 Family of Cops (TV Movie)
Avrum Weiss
 1995 Sailor Moon (TV Series)
Pox / Bumboo
 1991-1995 Hello Kitty and Friends (TV Series)
Mr. Jones
 1995 The Great Defender (TV Series)
 1995 Between Love and Honor (TV Movie)
 1994 Janek: The Silent Betrayal (TV Movie)
Medical Examiner
 1994 Tales from the Cryptkeeper (TV Series)
Uncle Harry / Harold Klump
 1994 Due South (TV Series)
Tex Markles
 1994 Seasons of the Heart (TV Movie)
 1994 RoboCop (TV Series)
 1994 Kero kero Keroppi (Video)
Guy / Additional Voices
 1994 The Mighty Jungle (TV Series)
 1993 X-Men (TV Series)
Sasquatch / Dr. Walter Langkowski
 1993 The Lump (Short) (voice)
 1993 Guilty as Sin
Judge Steinberg
 1993 Top Cops (TV Series)
Charles Falzon
 1992 Stunt Dawgs (TV Series)
Badyear / Half-A-Mind (1992) (voice)
 1992 The Adventures of Tintin (TV Series)
Additional Voices
 1992 Terror on Track 9 (TV Movie)
 1991 Every Dog's Guide to the Playground (Short)
Bernard (voice)
 1991 Super Mario World (TV Series)
King Koopa
 1991 Wish Kid (TV Series)
Additional Voices
 1991 Little Shop (TV Series)
Additional Voices
 1991 Beetlejuice (TV Series)
Exorcist / Lipscum
 1991 Swamp Thing (TV Series)
 1991 Sweating Bullets (TV Series)
Mr. Murphy
 1990 Around the World in 80 Days (TV Movie)
 1990 Back to the Beanstalk (TV Movie)
The Sidekicks
 1990 E.N.G. (TV Series)
 1990 Piggsburg Pigs! (TV Series)
Additional Voices (1990) (voice)
 1990 The Adventures of Super Mario Bros. 3 (TV Series)
King Koopa
 1989 The Super Mario Bros. Super Show! (TV Series)
King Koopa / Tryclyde / Mushroom Mayor / ...
 1989 Mindfield
Bob Champlain
 1989 Snake Eater II: The Drug Buster
Sidney Glassberg
 1989 Sorry, Wrong Number (TV Movie)
Det. Kiley
 1989 My Secret Identity (TV Series)
 1989 Speed Zone
Gus Gold
 1989 Heartbeat (TV Series)
 1989 Alfred Hitchcock Presents (TV Series)
Sam Wickes
 1988-1989 A.L.F. (TV Series)
Additional Voices
 1981-1988 Cagney & Lacey (TV Series)
Ronald Coleman
 1988 ALF Tales (TV Series)
Additional Voices (voice)
 1987 Mr. Nice Guy
Jerry Reeman
 1987 Street Legal (TV Series)
Ray Amico
 1987 Seeing Things (TV Series)
 1987 Carried Away (Short) (voice)
 1986 Every Dog's Guide to Complete Home Safety (Short)
Bernard (voice, as Harvey Atkins)
 1986 Pet Peeves (TV Series)
 1986 Danger Bay (TV Series)
 1986 Separate Vacations
Henry Gilbert
 1986 Check It Out (TV Series)
 1985 Night Heat (TV Series)
Art Bruckner
 1985 Joshua Then and Now
Dr. Jonathan Cole
 1980-1984 The Littlest Hobo (TV Series)
Neiderhoff / Vince / Carmen
 1984 The Guardian (TV Movie)
Mr. Wallace
 1984 Finders Keepers
Salesman in Train
 1983 All in Good Taste
 1982 Hangin' In (TV Series)
 1982 Visiting Hours
Vinnie Bradshaw
 1982 The Incubus
Joe Prescott
 1981 Rubberface (TV Movie)
T.V. Producer (voice)
 1981 Ticket to Heaven
Mr. Stone
 1981 Heavy Metal
Alien (segment "Harry Canyon") / Henchman (segment "Harry Canyon") (voice)
 1981 The Last Chase
 1981 Improper Channels
Police Sergeant
 1980 Funeral Home
Harry Browning
 1980 Atlantic City
Bus Driver
 1977-1980 King of Kensington (TV Series)
Mr. Pressler / Jerry / Bernie / ...
 1979 Meatballs
 1978 Power Play
 1978 High-Ballin'
 1977 The New Avengers (TV Series)
 1977 Mary and Michael (TV Series)
 1977 The War Between the Tates (TV Movie)
Dr. Bernard M. Kotelchuk
 1976 Silver Streak
 1975 Down Home Country (TV Series)
Chuck Wagon
 1975 Police Surgeon (TV Series)
Morrison / Dr. Harmon
 1971 The Neon Palace (as Harvey Aitken)
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Alternate Names:

Harvey Aiken | Harvey Aitken | Harvey Atkins

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