Entertainment 'Night Court' star Harry Anderson, 65, found dead in home

04:30  17 april  2018
04:30  17 april  2018 Source:   MSN

'Night Court' star John Larroquette is 'heartsick' over Harry Anderson; stars pay tribute

  'Night Court' star John Larroquette is 'heartsick' over Harry Anderson; stars pay tribute Hollywood and Harry Anderson's 'Night Court' co-stars paid tribute to the actor, who died at his home on Monday."Heartsick," Larroquette tweeted. Late that night, he added, "He was wicked smart. He was wicked funny. He had a big laugh. He had a big heart. He delighted in legerdemain especially when he caused someone to scratch their head and proclaim; How the hell did you do that? And he could eat a hamster like no one I ever knew.

Harry Anderson , who became a household name starring in the massive TV hit, " Night Court ," has died. Before " Night Court " he frequently appeared on "Saturday Night Live." The actor died at his home Monday in North Carolina.

He co- starred with Karen Austin on Night Court . Harry Anderson Is A Member Of. It. 65 Year Olds.

a man holding a sign© Provided by thecanadianpress.com

Harry Anderson, the actor best known for playing an off-the-wall judge working the night shift of a Manhattan court room in the television comedy series "Night Court," was found dead in his North Carolina home Monday.

Anderson was 65.

A statement from the Asheville Police Department said officers responded to a call from Anderson's home early Monday and found him dead. The statement said foul play is not suspected.

On "Night Court," Anderson played Judge Harry T. Stone, a young jurist who professed his love for singer Mel Torme, actress Jean Harlow, magic tricks and his collection of art-deco ties.

Harry Anderson's Night Court costars are 'devastated' over loss

  Harry Anderson's Night Court costars are 'devastated' over loss Markie Post had few words to share when she learned of the death of Harry Anderson, her costar on NBC’s Night Court. “I am devastated,” she tweeted on Monday night. “I’ll talk about you later, Harry, but for now, I’m devastated.” John B. Larroquette and Marsha Warfield, two of Post’s other Night Court cast mates, shared similar sentiments on social media as the industry at large reacted to the news. “Harry Anderson. He was wicked smart. He was wicked funny. He had a big laugh. He had a big heart,” Larroquette wrote. “He delighted in legerdemain especially when he caused someone to scratch their head and proclaim; How the hell did you do that? And he could eat a hamster like no one I ever knew.” “We miss you already,” Warfield added. “I tip my hat to you, my friend.” I am devastated. I’ll talk about you later, Harry, but for now, I’m devastated.— Markie Post (@markie_post) April 16, 2018 Heartsick.— John B. Larroquette (@johnlarroquette) April 17, 2018 Markie, Charlie, Marsha, Richard, me and the N.C.gang were on a carnival fun ride with Harry. It was a blast. Out in the cosmos tonight, with his fedora at a rakish angle and a 'Watch this' wink to us, he’s coaxing whoever might be out there with him; Pick a card. Any card.— John B. Larroquette (@johnlarroquette) April 17, 2018 Oh, no! Aw man, I'm so sorry to hear this. My condolences to his family, friends, fans and everyone who loved him. Rest in peace, Harry the Hat, you were my friend. https://t.

Home . In his free time however, he along with former Night Court stars Markie Post, Marsha Warfield and Harry Anderson , occasionally play gigs around Los Angeles in their Anthrax cover band “We Are The Law”.

Home . People. Culture. News of actor Harry Anderson ’s death spread quickly earlier this week causing concern among fans across the world. Harry Anderson to announce retirement at age 65 . Night Court Reunion? “Not Until 2019” NBC Said.

He also starred in the series "Dave's World" and appeared on "Cheers" as con man Harry 'The Hat' Gittes.

Anderson prided himself on being a magician as well as actor.

"I got into magic when I was a child," he told The Associated Press in 1987. "Unlike most kids, I stayed with it. My high school teachers were always asking me what I was going to do. It made me what I am today — available for weekend employment, parties and bar mitzvahs."

Anderson, was born in Newport, Rhode Island, on Oct. 14, 1952. He grew up in New York and moved to Oregon when he was a teenager and said that's where he became a hippie.

"The Shakespeare Festival at Ashland, Oregon, seemed like a good place to open a magic store," he said. "At 18, I was ready for retirement. It didn't last long, but I was established as the magician. I worked the streets in San Francisco and I did magic and special effects at the festival."

Piers Morgan Tells Pamela Anderson He’s ‘Never Had Bad Sex’ In Awkward TMI Interview

  Piers Morgan Tells Pamela Anderson He’s ‘Never Had Bad Sex’ In Awkward TMI Interview Not only does Piers Morgan enjoy feuding with celebrities, he also has gift for bringing a celebrity interview to a grinding, cringe-inducing halt. That was the case on Tuesday’s edition of “Good Morning Britain” when he and co-host Susanna Reid welcomed guest Pamela Anderson, with the B.C.-born beauty promoting her new book Lust for Love: Rekindling Intimacy and Passion in Your Relationship.

Starring : Harry Anderson , Karen Austin, Gail Strickland. Available to watch on supported devices. There was also an incredible range in its humor. While most comedy series usually find one level of banality and stay there, the comedy in Night Court covered a greater spectrum.

Harry Anderson is a 65 -year-old American actor, best known for his role on the television series Night Court . Death Hoax says “Actor Dies at 65 ”. AMP™, 09-04-2018 | Harry Anderson was reported as dead earlier this week, causing concern among fans across the world.

Anderson learned the ropes as a street performer in San Francisco, New Orleans, and Austin, Texas, among other cities. When he made his first appearance on "Saturday Night Live," he was right off the street.

"Cheers' was my first acting job, but it was basically the character I had developed on the street," he said. "That's now I made my living, hustling drinks in bars and quarters on the street."

"Night Court" ran on NBC from 1984 until 1992, and Anderson received three lead comedy actor Emmy nominations for his role. After the show ended, he was cast in the lead role in the CBS sitcom "Dave's World," which was based on the life of Pulitzer Prize-winning humour columnist Dave Barry. That series ran from 1993 until 1997.

A People magazine story in 2002 said Anderson disappeared from Hollywood and resurfaced as the owner of a New Orleans magic shop.

"I am richer than Davy Crockett," Anderson said in the story. "I can settle back and do what I want to do. And what I want to do is card tricks and magic.' That includes magic shows for corporate clients ("Fifty-five minutes with applause," says Anderson) at $20,000 a pop.

Missing West Kelowna, B.C. senior found dead

  Missing West Kelowna, B.C. senior found dead Lawrence Hamilton, 72, was last seen visiting a seniors care home in West Kelowna in March.Lawrence Hamilton, 72, was reported missing after visiting a seniors care home in West Kelowna, B.C., on March 25.

Is Harry Anderson dead or alive? Born: 10/14/1952 in Newport, Rhode Island, USA Age: 65 . Full name: Harry Laverne Anderson Nickname: Harry the Hat Noted For: actor; " Night Court " (Judge Harry T. Stone, 1984-92), "Dave's World" (Dave Barry, 1993-97).

Night Court 's ninth and final season sees Judge Harry ( HARRY ANDERSON ) and more info .95was .99 His father, a traveling salesman, was often absent from home while Anderson was growing up. Wrote and produced first TV special (also starred ), " Harry Anderson 's Sideshow".

According to the story, Anderson was disenchanted by the prospect of chasing acting roles into middle age. "I don't understand why guys have that Don Knotts syndrome of having to be out there." He sold his home in Pasadena, California, and moved back to New Orleans, where he had lived in the 1970s.

Following the devastation of Hurricane Katrina, he moved to Asheville.

Anderson had two children from his first marriage to Leslie Pollack. His second wife, Elizabeth Morgan, is among his survivors. There was no immediate word on funeral arrangements Monday night.

___

Associated Press Television Writer Lynn Elber contributed to this report from Los Angeles. Foreman reported from Charlotte, North Carolina.

Nicholas Butcher murder trial continues in Halifax after day of disturbing evidence .
The second-degree murder trial of Nicholas Butcher continues this morning in a Halifax courtroom, following Tuesday's graphic testimony that included a 911 call Butcher made after Kristin Johnston's death. A Nova Scotia Supreme Court jury heard Tuesday that Butcher, 35, cut off his hand with a power saw and said in the 911 call played in court that he had killed Johnston, his 32-year-old girlfriend.

Source: http://ca.pressfrom.com/news/entertainment/-70958-night-court-star-harry-anderson-65-found-dead-in-home/

—   Share news in the SOC. Networks

Topical videos:

This is interesting!