Harvey Fierstein

Harvey Fierstein

  • Born on
    • June 6th, 1954
Harvey Forbes Fierstein is an American actor, playwright, and voice actor. Fierstein has won the Tony Award for Best Actor in a Play for his own play Torch Song Trilogy (about a gay drag-performer and his quest for true love and family) and the Tony Award for Best Actor in a Musical for playing Edna Turnblad in Hairspray. He also wrote the book for the musical La Cage aux Folles, for which he won the Tony Award for Best Book of a Musical, and wrote the book for the Tony Award-winning "Kinky Boots". He was inducted into the American Theater Hall of Fame in 2007.

Starring Harvey Fierstein on Plex


Acting (22 Credits)

2019The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance as skekAyuk (The Gourmand) (voice)
2017Animal Crackers as Esmerelda (voice)
2016Hairspray Live! as Edna Turnblad
2012Foodfight! as Fat Cat Burglar
2006Farce of the Penguins as Sheila (voice)
2004Mulan II as Yao (voice)
2003Duplex as Kenneth
2002Death to Smoochy as Merv Green
2000Playing Mona Lisa as Bennett
2000Common Ground as Don
1999Double Platinum as Gary Millstein
1998Mulan as Yao (voice)
1998Safe Men as Leo
1997Kull the Conqueror as Juba
1996Independence Day as Marty Gilbert
1995Dr. Jekyll and Ms. Hyde as Yves DuBois
1994Bullets Over Broadway as Sid Loomis
1993Mrs. Doubtfire as Frank
1993The Harvest as Bob Lakin
1988Torch Song Trilogy as Arnold Beckoff
1984The Times of Harvey Milk as Narrator (voice)
1984Garbo Talks as Bernie Whitlock

Writer (2 Credits)


Himself (1 Credits)

1995The Celluloid Closet as Himself


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