Harvey Fierstein

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Harvey Forbes Fierstein is an American actor, playwright, and voice actor. He is best known for his roles as Frank Hillard in Mrs. Doubtfire and the voice of Yao in Mulan and Mulan II. Fierstein has won the Tony Award for Best Actor in a Play for his own play Torch Song Trilogy and the Tony Award for Best Actor in a Musical for playing Edna Turnblad in Hairspray. read more

Harvey Forbes Fierstein is an American actor, playwright, and voice actor. He is best known for his roles as Frank Hillard in Mrs. Doubtfire and the voice of Yao in Mulan and Mulan II. Fierstein has won the Tony Award for Best Actor in a Play for his own play Torch Song Trilogy 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.

Born

Sunday, 06 June 1954

Actor Filmography

Bros 2022
The Andy Warhol Diaries Self - Actor 2022
Soundtrack of Our Lives: A Celebration for the Film & TV Music Community Self 2020
Disarm Hate Narrator 2020
Fiddler: A Miracle of Miracles Himself / Self 2019
The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance The Gourmand (voice), The Gourmand 2019
The Fabulous Allan Carr Self 2018
Big Mouth Jerome 2017
Animal Crackers Esmerelda (voice) / Esmerelda 2017
Hairspray Live! Edna Turnblad 2016
(see additional filmography)

Actor Filmography

Bros 2022
The Andy Warhol Diaries Self - Actor 2022
Soundtrack of Our Lives: A Celebration for the Film & TV Music Community Self 2020
Disarm Hate Narrator 2020
Fiddler: A Miracle of Miracles Himself / Self 2019
The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance The Gourmand (voice), The Gourmand 2019
The Fabulous Allan Carr Self 2018
Big Mouth Jerome 2017
Animal Crackers Esmerelda (voice) / Esmerelda 2017
Hairspray Live! Edna Turnblad 2016
Full Frontal with Samantha Bee Self 2016
BoJack Horseman iOvulate 2014
The 68th Annual Tony Awards Self - Nominee & Presenter 2014
Spotlight on Broadway Self 2013
The 67th Annual Tony Awards Self - Nominee 2013
Land of Lola: Backstage at Kinky Boots with Billy Porter Self 2013
The Broadway.com Show Self 2013
The 66th Annual Tony Awards Self - Nominee & Presenter 2012
Foodfight! Fat Cat Burglar 2012
Smash Self 2012
Show People with Paul Wontorek Self 2010
Submissions Only Auditioner #5 2010
Talk Stoop Self - Guest 2009
The Good Wife Judge Francis Flamm 2009
Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen Self - Guest 2009
Nurse Jackie John Decker 2009
The Heyman Hustle Self 2009
The 61st Annual Tony Awards Self - Presenter 2007
ShowBusiness: The Road to Broadway Self 2007
Words and Music by Jerry Herman Himself / Self 2007
Farce of the Penguins Sheila (voice) / Sheila 2007
The Year Without a Santa Claus Heat Miser 2006
Access Hollywood Himself 2006
The 60th Annual Tony Awards Self - Presenter 2006
The Best of The Tony Awards: The Plays Host 2006
How I Met Your Mother Lily's Smoking Voice 2005
The 59th Annual Tony Awards Self - Presenter 2005
Mulan II Yao (voice) / Yao 2004
Broadway: The American Musical Self 2004
The 58th Annual Tony Awards Self - Presenter 2004
Superstar in a Housedress Himself / Self 2004
Twentieth Century Fox: The Blockbuster Years Marty Gilbert 2003
Duplex Kenneth 2003
100 Years of Hope and Humor Self 2003
The 45th Annual Grammy Awards Self - Presenter 2003
Death to Smoochy Merv Green 2002
Playing Mona Lisa Bennett 2000
Common Ground Don 2000
The Sissy Duckling Elmer 1999
Double Platinum Gary Millstein 1999
Jump Dish Macense 1999
Family Guy Buster Keaton, Tracy 1999
Hercules Argus Panoptes 1998
Safe Men Leo 1998
Mulan Yao (voice) / Yao 1998
Stories from My Childhood Grambo 1998
Fame L.A. Jeremy Pinter 1997
Kull the Conqueror Juba 1997
Behind the Music Self 1997
White Lies Art Hoarder 1997
Sesame Street: Elmo Saves Christmas Easter Bunny 1996
Theater Talk Self - Guest 1996
Everything Relative The Moyle 1996
Independence Day Marty Gilbert 1996
The 50th Annual Tony Awards Self - Previous Winner 1996
The Celluloid Closet Himself / Self 1996
Dr. Jekyll and Ms. Hyde Yves DuBois 1995
Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child Mrs. Leaperman 1995
Bullets Over Broadway Sid Loomis 1994
Daddy's Girls Dennis Sinclair 1994
Ellen Self 1994
Mrs. Doubtfire Frank 1993
Late Night with Conan O'Brien Himself - Guest 1993
The Harvest Bob Lakin 1992
The Larry Sanders Show Harvey Fierstein 1992
HBO First Look Self 1992
In the Life Self, Self - Host 1992
One on One with John Tesh Self - Guest 1991
The Simpsons Karl 1989
The Arsenio Hall Show Himself - Guest 1989
Torch Song Trilogy Arnold Beckoff 1988
Tidy Endings Arthur 1988
Apology The Derelict 1986
Garbo Talks Bernie Whitlock 1984
The Times of Harvey Milk Narrator (voice) / Narrator 1984
Murder, She Wrote Stan Hatter 1984
Miami Vice Benedict 1984
The 38th Annual Tony Awards Self - Winner 1984
Breakaway Self 1983
The 37th Annual Tony Awards Self - Winner 1983
Our Time Self 1983
Cheers Mark Newberger 1982
Working in the Theatre Self 1976
ABC Afterschool Specials Andrew 1972
Great Performances Self - Narrator 1971
Sesame Street Self 1969
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson Himself - Guest 1962
1992 Emmy Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series Nominated
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