Harvey Korman

Biography

Date of Birth 15 February 1927, Chicago, Illinois, USA Date of Death 29 May 2008, UCLA Medical Center, Los Angeles, California, USA (complications from rupture of an abdominal aortic aneurysm) Birth Name Harvey Herschel Korman Height 6' 3½" (1.92 m) Harvey Herschel Korman, professionally known as Harvey Korman is an American actor born in Chicago, Illinois. He has performed in television and movie productions in the U.S. since 1960. His first big break was being a featured performer on The Danny Kaye Show (1963-1967), but he is probably best remembered for his performances on The Carol Burnett Show (1967-1978) and in the comedy films of Mel Brooks, most notably Blazing Saddles (1974). His early television work included voice-over work on Tom and Jerry (1965) and as the Great Gazoo on The Flintstones (1965-1966). Recently he has done voice work for the live-action version of The Flintstones (1994) as well as the animated The Secret of NIMH 2: Timmy to the Rescue (1998). Korman has been nominated for six Emmy Awards, and won four (in 1969, 1971 (for Outstanding Achievement By a Performer in Music or Variety), 1972, and 1974). He was also nominated for four Golden Globes, winning in 1975. He was previously married to Donna Ehlert (1960-1977) and they had two children together; Chris and Maria Korman. He is currently married to Deborah Korman (1982-present) and they have 2 daughters together; Katherine and Laura Korman.

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Birth Name

Harvey Herschel Korman

Birth Place

Chicago, Illinois, Estados Unidos

Birth Date

2/15/1927

Death Date

5/29/2008
Known For
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Blazing Saddles

Hedley Lamarr

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History of the World: Part I

Count de Monet

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High Anxiety

Dr. Charles Montague

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Munchies

Cecil Watterman / Simon Watterman

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Huckleberry Finn

The King

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The Carol Burnett Show 2-disc Set

Himself

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Betrayal of the Dove

Sid

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Americathon

Monty Rushmore

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Crash Course

Abner Fraser

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Bud and Lou

Bud Abbott

Starring In
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The Carol Burnett Show 2-disc Set

Himself

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The Flintstones in Viva Rock Vegas

Colonel Slaghoople

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Baby Huey's Great Easter Adventure

Professor von Klupp

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The Secret Of NIMH 2 - Timmy To the Rescue

Floyd (voice)

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Jingle All the Way

President

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Dracula: Dead and Loving It

Dr. Seward

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Radioland Murders

Jules Cogley

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The Flintstones

Dictabird (voice)

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The Flintstones: The Movie

Dictabird (voice)

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The Best of Danny Kaye - The Television Years

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Betrayal of the Dove

Sid

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Crash Course

Abner Fraser

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Munchies

Cecil Watterman / Simon Watterman

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Alice in Wonderland

The White King

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Curse of the Pink Panther

Prof. Auguste Balls

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Mama's Family - The Complete First Season

Ed Higgins (3 episodes, 1983-1985)

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Trail of the Pink Panther

Prof. Auguste Balls

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Herbie, the Love Bug

Captain Blythe

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History of the World: Part I

Count de Monet

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Herbie Goes Bananas

Captain Blythe

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First Family

Ambassador Spender

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Americathon

Monty Rushmore

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The Star Wars Holiday Special

Krelman / Chef Gormaanda / Amorphian Instructor

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Bud and Lou

Bud Abbott

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High Anxiety

Dr. Charles Montague

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The Pink Panther Strikes Again

Prof. Auguste Balls (scenes deleted)

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The Love Boat - Season Two - Vol. 1

Willard

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Blazing Saddles

Hedley Lamarr

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Huckleberry Finn

The King

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The April Fools

Matt Benson

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Three Bites of the Apple

Harvey Tomlinson

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Lord Love a Duck

Weldon Emmett

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The Man Called Flintstone

Chief Mountmore / Additional Voices (voice)

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Son of Flubber

Husband in Commercial (uncredited)

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Gypsy

Phil (uncredited)

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