Harry Anderson

Harry Anderson

  • Born on
    • October 14th, 1952
  • Died on
    • April 16th, 2018
Harry Laverne Anderson (October 14, 1952 – April 16, 2018) was an American actor, screenwriter, director and magician. He is best known for the role of Judge Harry Stone on the 1984–92 television series Night Court. In addition to eight appearances on Saturday Night Live between 1981 and 1985, Anderson had a recurring guest role as con man Harry "The Hat" Gittes on Cheers, toured extensively as a magician, and did several magic/comedy shows for broadcast, including Harry Anderson's Sideshow (1987).


Acting (9 Credits)

2014A Matter of Faith as Professor Kaman
1993Dave's World as Dave Barry
1990Mother Goose Rock 'n' Rhyme as Peter Piper
1990It as Richie Tozier
1990Stephen King's It as Richie Tozier
1988She's Having a Baby as Harry Anderson (uncredited)
1984Night Court as Harry T. Stone
1982The Escape Artist as Harry Masters
1948Letter from an Unknown Woman as Minor Role (uncredited)

Director (1 Credits)


Writer (1 Credits)


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