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Hy Anzell (1923–2003)

Hy Anzell was born on September 7, 1923 in New York City, New York, USA. He was an actor, known for Deconstructing Harry (1997), Dead Bang (1989) and Ironweed (1987). He died on August 23, 2003 in Fresno, California, USA. See full bio »

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Dead Bang Captain Waxman
Ironweed Rosskam
Annie Hall Joey Nichols


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 2000 Just Shoot Me! (TV Series)
Sammy Rivers
- A&E Biography: Nina Van Horn (2000) ... Sammy Rivers
 1998 Legalese (TV Movie)
Mr. Blum
 1995 Sisters (TV Series)
Sol Lieberman
- Matters of the Heart (1995) ... Sol Lieberman
 1993 The Cemetery Club
 1992 Crossing the Bridge
Manny Goldfarb
 1991 Veronica Clare (TV Series)
- Reed (1991)
 1991 Law & Order (TV Series)
Mr. Spivak
- The Torrents of Greed: Part 1 (1991) ... Mr. Spivak
 1990 Pacific Heights
 1990 The Famous Teddy Z (TV Series)
 1989 Matlock (TV Series)
Homer Fleming
- The Clown (1989) ... Homer Fleming
 1989 Crimes and Misdemeanors
Seder Guest
 1989 Just Temporary (TV Movie)
 1989 Dead Bang
Captain Waxman
 1988 Lady Mobster (TV Movie)
Jim Malatesta
 1987 Ironweed
 1987 On Time (Short)
 1987 Radio Days
Mr. Waldbaum
 1977 Annie Hall
Joey Nichols (as Hy Ansel)
 1976 Death Play
 1974 The Taking of Pelham One Two Three
Toll Booth Officer (uncredited)
 1973 The Stone Killer
Cab Driver
 1971 Bananas
Patient In Operating Room (as Hy Anzel)
 1969 John and Mary
Taxi Driver (uncredited)
 1968 What's So Bad About Feeling Good? (uncredited)
 1962 Naked City (TV Series)
 1958 Party Girl
Man in Hall (uncredited)
 1957 Beau James
Reporter (uncredited)
 1957 The True Story of Jesse James
John - Jury Foreman (uncredited)
 1956 Telephone Time (TV Series)
Tom Ryan
- Scio, Ohio (1956) ... Tom Ryan
 1956 Passport to Danger (TV Series)
- Havana (1956)
 1955 I Led 3 Lives (TV Series)
Comrade Fulton
- Common Denominator (1955) ... Comrade Fulton (as Hy Anzel)
 1955 Tales of the Texas Rangers (TV Series)
Carnival Barker
- Carnival Criss-Cross (1955) ... Carnival Barker (as Hy Anzel)
 1955 The Seven Little Foys
Dresser at 'Iroquois' (uncredited)
 1954 The Silver Chalice
Workman in Joseph's Courtyard (uncredited)
 1954 Bengal Brigade
Sepoy (uncredited)
 1954 Waterfront (TV Series)
- Homing Flight ... Nagy
 1952 The Hunter (TV Series)
 1950 Lux Video Theatre (TV Series)
- The Valiant (1950) ... Dan (as Hy Anzel)
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Other Works:

Stage Play: Seidman and Son. Comedy. See more »

Alternate Names:

Hy Ansel | Hy Anzel

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He appeared in five films directed by Woody Allen: Bananas (1971), Annie Hall (1977), Radio Days (1987), Crimes and Misdemeanors (1989) and Deconstructing Harry (1997).

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