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Harvey Fierstein

Harvey Forbes Fierstein (born June 6, 1952) is a U.S. actor and playwright, noted for the early (1982) distinction of winning Tony Awards for both writing and playing the lead role in his long-running play Torch Song Trilogy, about a gay drag-performer and his quest for true love and family, as well as writing the award-winning book to the musical La Cage aux Folles. He has since become a champion for gay civil rights. Description above from the Wikipedia article Harvey Fierstein, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.



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Born:
Jun 6, 1952 In Brooklyn, New York, U.S.
Movie/TV Credits:
30
First Appeared:
In the series Live with Regis and Kathie Lee 1983-04-04
Latest Project:
Movie Animal Crackers 2017-09-01
Known For
Poster of Duplex
Poster of Family Guy
Poster of The Simpsons
Poster of Apology
Filmography

Animal Crackers (2017)

Comedy Animation Adventure
Movie
as Esmerelda (voice)
0.0 3 votes

Hairspray Live! (2016)

Comedy Music
Movie
as Edna Turnblad
6.8 23 votes

Foodfight! (2012)

Animation Action Comedy Family
Movie
as Fat Cat Burglar
2.0 23 votes

ShowBusiness: The Road to Broadway (2007)

Documentary
Movie
8.0 1 votes

How I Met Your Mother (2005)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown
7.3 530 votes

Mulan II (2004)

Animation Comedy Family Action
Movie
as Yao
6.0 377 votes

The Golden Girls: Lifetime Intimate Portrait Series (2003)

Documentary
Movie
7.0 1 votes

Duplex (2003)

Action Comedy Thriller
Movie
as Kenneth
5.9 415 votes

Death to Smoochy (2002)

Comedy Crime Drama Thriller
Movie
as Merv Green
5.8 119 votes

Common Ground (2000)

TV Movie Drama
Movie
as Don
2.0 2 votes

Playing Mona Lisa (2000)

Comedy
Movie
as Bennett
6.0 2 votes

Family Guy (1999)

Animation Comedy
Series
as Unknown
6.7 657 votes

Mulan (1998)

Animation Family Adventure
Movie
as Yao (voice)
7.5 1660 votes

Safe Men (1998)

Comedy Crime
Movie
as Leo
6.1 15 votes

Kull the Conqueror (1997)

Adventure Fantasy Action Science Fiction
Movie
as Juba
5 34 votes

Sesame Street: Elmo Saves Christmas (1997)

Family
Movie
as Easter Bunny
6.0 1 votes

Everything Relative (1996)

Drama
Movie
as The Moyle
4 1 votes

The Celluloid Closet (1996)

History Documentary
Movie
as Himself
6.9 21 votes

Independence Day (1996)

Action Adventure Science Fiction
Movie
as Marty Gilbert
6.7 2868 votes

Dr. Jekyll and Ms. Hyde (1995)

Comedy
Movie
as Yves DuBois
4.8 12 votes

Daddy's Girls (1994)

Comedy
Series
as Dennis Sinclair

Bullets Over Broadway (1994)

Action Comedy Thriller
Movie
as Sid Loomis
7.0 116 votes

Mrs. Doubtfire (1993)

Comedy Drama Family
Movie
as Uncle Frank Hillard
7.0 1366 votes

The Harvest (1992)

Thriller
Movie
as Bob Lakin
5.4 5 votes

The Simpsons (1989)

Animation Comedy
Series
as Unknown
7.1 938 votes

Torch Song Trilogy (1988)

Comedy Drama Romance
Movie
as Arnold Beckoff
6.9 19 votes

Apology (1986)

Horror Thriller
Movie
as The derelict
6.5 1 votes

Garbo Talks (1984)

Comedy Drama
Movie
as Bernie Whitlock
6.2 8 votes

Miami Vice (1984)

Crime Drama
Series
as Unknown
7.1 64 votes

Live with Regis and Kathie Lee (1983)

Series
as Unknown
4.9 4 votes