Edward Herrmann (1943–2014)

Actor | Soundtrack | Miscellaneous Crew
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KNOWN FOR 
Gilmore Girls (2000-2007) | The Wolf of Wall Street (2013) | The Aviator (2004)
AWARDS 
Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 5 nominations More »
AKA 
Edward Herman | Ed Hermann | Ed Herrmann
NICKNAME  
The History Channel Guy
BORN 
Jul 21, 1943 (died Dec 31, 2014)
HEIGHT 
6' 5" (1.96m)

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Past Film & Video (60 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (76 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for American Dad!American Dad! (TV Series) Councilman ( 2 episodes, 2012–2016 )  Less 2012–2016 2
    • Roots (Jan 25, 2016) Councilman (voice)  Less
    • The Wrestler (Mar 4, 2012) Actor (voice)  Less
  • Primary photo for PerceptionPerception (TV Series) Jack Pierce ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015 1
  • Primary photo for Edición Especial ColeccionistaEdición Especial Coleccionista (TV Series) In Memory Of ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015 1
  • Primary photo for Black BoxBlack Box (TV Series) Dr. Reynaud ( 2 episodes, 2014 )  Less 2014 2
  • Primary photo for The Good WifeThe Good Wife (TV Series) Lionel Deerfield ( 6 episodes, 2010–2013 )  Less 2010–2013 6
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  • Primary photo for How I Met Your MotherHow I Met Your Mother (TV Series) Reverend Lowell ( 1 episode, 2013 )  Less 2013 1
  • Primary photo for CSI: Crime Scene InvestigationCSI: Crime Scene Investigation (TV Series) Mr. Vogel ( 1 episode, 2013 )  Less 2013 1
  • Primary photo for Harry's LawHarry's Law (TV Series) Judge Lester Babcock ( 3 episodes, 2012 )  Less 2012 3
  • Primary photo for The Christmas PageantThe Christmas Pageant (TV Movie) Garrett Clark  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for A Christmas WishA Christmas Wish (TV Movie) Les McCallum  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Drop Dead DivaDrop Dead Diva (TV Series) Reverend Phillips ( 1 episode, 2011 )  Less 2011 1
    • Ah, Men (Sep 4, 2011) Reverend Phillips (as Ed Herrmann)  Less
  • Primary photo for Better with YouBetter with You (TV Series) Judge ( 1 episode, 2011 )  Less 2011 1
  • Primary photo for Wonder WomanWonder Woman (TV Movie) Senator Warren  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Christmas with the Mormon Tabernacle Choir Featuring Brian Stokes Mitchell and Edward HerrmannChristmas with the Mormon Tabernacle Choir Featuring Brian Stokes Mitchell and Edward Herrmann (TV Movie) Narrator  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Hatching PeteHatching Pete (TV Movie) Principal Fred Daly  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Law & OrderLaw & Order (TV Series) Frederic Matson / Mr. Mosbeck / Drew Seely ( 3 episodes, 1995–2009 )  Less 1995–2009 3
  • Primary photo for 30 Rock30 Rock (TV Series) Walter ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2008 1
  • Primary photo for How the Earth Was MadeHow the Earth Was Made (TV Movie) Himself - Narrator (voice), Narrator  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Andrew JacksonAndrew Jackson (TV Movie) Narrator (voice)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Grey's AnatomyGrey's Anatomy (TV Series) Dr. Norman Shales ( 3 episodes, 2007 )  Less 2007 3
  • Primary photo for Gilmore GirlsGilmore Girls (TV Series) Richard Gilmore ( 154 episodes, 2000–2007 ) , Soundtrack ( 1 episode, 2001 ) , Performer ("Bingo Eli Yale") ( 1 episode, 2003 ) , Performer ("You're the Top") ( 1 episode, 2007 ) , Performer ("Magic Moments") ( 1 episode, 2003 )  Less 2000–2007 154
    • Bon Voyage (May 15, 2007) Richard Gilmore  Less
    • Unto the Breach (May 8, 2007) Richard Gilmore, Performer ("You're the Top") (uncredited)  Less
    • Lorelai? Lorelai? (May 1, 2007) Richard Gilmore  Less
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  • Primary photo for The MayflowerThe Mayflower (TV Movie) Narrator  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Violent Earth: New England's Killer HurricaneViolent Earth: New England's Killer Hurricane (TV Movie) Narrator  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for The Ten Commandments: Part 2 - The Laws of ManThe Ten Commandments: Part 2 - The Laws of Man (TV Movie) Narrator  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Eighty Acres of HellEighty Acres of Hell (TV Movie) Narrator  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Bible BattlesBible Battles (TV Special) Narrator (voice)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Decoding the Past: Mysteries of the Bermuda TriangleDecoding the Past: Mysteries of the Bermuda Triangle (TV Movie) Narrator (voice), Narrator  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for UFO FilesUFO Files (TV Series) Narrator ( 1 episode, 2005 )  Less 2005 1
  • Primary photo for Tom Goes to the MayorTom Goes to the Mayor (TV Series) Benjamin Kaplan ( 1 episode, 2005 )  Less 2005 1
  • Primary photo for First Invasion: The War of 1812First Invasion: The War of 1812 (TV Movie) Narrator  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Isaac's StormIsaac's Storm (TV Movie) Narrator (voice)  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Siberia: How the East Was WonSiberia: How the East Was Won (TV Movie) Narrator  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Crossing JordanCrossing Jordan (TV Series) Captain Thomas Malden ( 1 episode, 2003 )  Less 2003 1
  • Primary photo for OzOz (TV Series) Harrison Beecher ( 6 episodes, 2000–2003 )  Less 2000–2003 6
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  • Primary photo for The PracticeThe Practice (TV Series) Anderson Pearson ( 10 episodes, 1997–2001 )  Less 1997–2001 10
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  • Primary photo for James DeanJames Dean (TV Movie) Raymond Massey  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for VendettaVendetta (TV Movie) D.A. Luzenberg  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Atomic TrainAtomic Train (TV Mini-series) The President ( 2 episodes, 1999 )  Less 1999 2
  • Primary photo for Saint MaybeSaint Maybe (TV Movie) Doug Bedloe  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for BiographyBiography (TV Series) Narrator ( 1 episode, 1997 )  Less 1997 1
  • Primary photo for Liberty! The American RevolutionLiberty! The American Revolution (TV Mini-series) Narrator ( 6 episodes, 1997 )  Less 1997 6
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  • Primary photo for Pandora's ClockPandora's Clock (TV Mini-series) President ( 2 episodes, 1996 )  Less 1996 2
  • Primary photo for Homicide: Life on the StreetHomicide: Life on the Street (TV Series) Thomas Pandolfi ( 1 episode, 1996 )  Less 1996 1
  • Primary photo for What Love SeesWhat Love Sees (TV Movie) Morton Treadway  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for A Season in PurgatoryA Season in Purgatory (TV Movie) Dr. Shugrue  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for Soul of the GameSoul of the Game (TV Movie) Branch Rickey  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for WingsWings (TV Series) Y.M. Burg ( 1 episode, 1995 )  Less 1995 1
  • Primary photo for Here Come the MunstersHere Come the Munsters (TV Movie) Herman Munster  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for The Face on the Milk CartonThe Face on the Milk Carton (TV Movie) Frank Jessmon  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for Don't Drink the WaterDon't Drink the Water (TV Movie) Mr. Kilroy  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for Screen OneScreen One (TV Series) Ralph ( 1 episode, 1993 )  Less 1993 1
  • Primary photo for Fire in the DarkFire in the Dark (TV Movie) Robert  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for Sweet PoisonSweet Poison (TV Movie) Henry  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for The General Motors Playwrights TheaterThe General Motors Playwrights Theater (TV Series) Ben Cunningham ( 1 episode, 1991 )  Less 1991 1
  • Primary photo for So Proudly We HailSo Proudly We Hail (TV Movie) James Wagner  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for HothouseHothouse (TV Series) Woods ( 1 episode, 1988 )  Less 1988 1
  • Primary photo for Alfred Hitchcock PresentsAlfred Hitchcock Presents (TV Series) Dr. Maxwell Stoddard / Litton ( 1 episode, 1987 )  Less 1987 1
    • The Mole (Feb 21, 1987) Dr. Maxwell Stoddard / Litton  Less
  • Primary photo for The Lawrenceville StoriesThe Lawrenceville Stories (TV Mini-series) Head Master ( 3 episodes, 1986–1987 )  Less 1986–1987 3
  • Primary photo for American PlayhouseAmerican Playhouse (TV Series) Headmaster / Alger Hiss ( 5 episodes, 1984–1987 )  Less 1984–1987 5
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  • Primary photo for St. ElsewhereSt. Elsewhere (TV Series) Father Joseph McCabe / Priest ( 4 episodes, 1984–1986 )  Less 1984–1986 4
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  • Primary photo for MurrowMurrow (TV Movie) Fred Friendly  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for Memorial DayMemorial Day (TV Movie) Ned Larwin  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for Freedom to SpeakFreedom to Speak (TV Mini-series) Andrew Carnegie / Robert Ingersoll / Abraham Lincoln / Mark Twain  Less 1983– 
  • Primary photo for The Gift of LifeThe Gift of Life (TV Movie) Dr. Quinn  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for The Electric GrandmotherThe Electric Grandmother (TV Movie) Father  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for Dear LiarDear Liar (TV Movie) George Bernard Shaw  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for The Private History of a Campaign That FailedThe Private History of a Campaign That Failed (TV Movie) The Stranger  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for M*A*S*HM*A*S*H (TV Series) Capt. Steven J. Newsome ( 1 episode, 1980 )  Less 1980 1
    • Heal Thyself (Jan 14, 1980) Capt. Steven J. Newsome  Less
  • Primary photo for 3 by Cheever3 by Cheever (TV Mini-series) Kip Lawton ( 2 episodes, 1979 )  Less 1979 2
  • Primary photo for Freedom RoadFreedom Road (TV Movie) Stephen Holms  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for Portrait of a StripperPortrait of a Stripper (TV Movie) Frank Andrews  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for A Love Affair: The Eleanor and Lou Gehrig StoryA Love Affair: The Eleanor and Lou Gehrig Story (TV Movie) Lou Gehrig  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for Eleanor and Franklin: The White House YearsEleanor and Franklin: The White House Years (TV Movie) Franklin D. Roosevelt  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for Eleanor and FranklinEleanor and Franklin (TV Series) Franklin Delano Roosevelt, age 20-50 ( 2 episodes, 1976 )  Less 1976 2
    • Episode #1.2 (1976) Franklin Delano Roosevelt, age 20-50  Less
    • Episode #1.1 (1976) Franklin Delano Roosevelt, age 20-50  Less
  • Primary photo for Valley ForgeValley Forge (TV Movie) Folsom  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for Beacon HillBeacon Hill (TV Series) Richard Palmer ( 11 episodes, 1975 )  Less 1975 11
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Self (68 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
Archive Footage (4 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Gilmore Girls: A Year in the LifeGilmore Girls: A Year in the Life (TV Mini-series) Richard Gilmore ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016
    • Fall (Nov 25, 2016) Richard Gilmore (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The 67th Primetime Emmy AwardsThe 67th Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Himself - In Memoriam (archive footage)  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for The 87th Annual Academy AwardsThe 87th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) Himself - Actor (In Memoriam) (archive footage)  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for The 21st Annual Screen Actors Guild AwardsThe 21st Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards (TV Special) Himself - In Memoriam (archive footage)  Less 2015
Other (1 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Men of ValorMen of Valor (Video Game) Narrator (voice) (as Edward Herman)  Less 2004
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