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Howard Hesseman

Actor | Director | Soundtrack
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KNOWN FOR 
Head of the Class (1986-1990) | About Schmidt (2002) | Flight of the Navigator (1986)
AWARDS 
Nominated for 2 Primetime Emmys. Another 3 nominations More »
AKA 
Howard Hessman | Don Sturdy
BORN 
Feb 27, 1940 (age 77)
HEIGHT 
5' 10" (1.78m)

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Past Film & Video (55 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Past Television (99 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Fresh Off the BoatFresh Off the Boat (TV Series) Mr. Royce (2 episodes, 2017)  Less 2017 2
  • Primary photo for A Christmas in VermontA Christmas in Vermont (TV Movie) Nick Harper  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Chicago MedChicago Med (TV Series) Clyde Glickman (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016 1
  • Primary photo for The Homeless Detective-1The Homeless Detective-1 (TV Movie) Howard Oozman  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for The Homeless DetectiveThe Homeless Detective (TV Movie) Howard  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for HitStreakHitStreak (TV Series) (2013)  Less 2013– 
  • Primary photo for BigfootBigfoot (TV Movie) Mayor Tommy Gillis  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Mike & MollyMike & Molly (TV Series) Otis (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012 1
  • Primary photo for Drop Dead DivaDrop Dead Diva (TV Series) Cole Lamburt (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011 1
  • Primary photo for CSI: Crime Scene InvestigationCSI: Crime Scene Investigation (TV Series) Dr. Aden (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011 1
  • Primary photo for Lie to MeLie to Me (TV Series) Sam Hendricks (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010 1
  • Primary photo for ERER (TV Series) Dr. James Broderick (1 episode, 2007)  Less 2007 1
  • Primary photo for John from CincinnatiJohn from Cincinnati (TV Series) Erlemeyer (2 episodes, 2007)  Less 2007 2
  • Primary photo for PsychPsych (TV Series) Barry Saunder (1 episode, 2007)  Less 2007 1
  • Primary photo for Boston LegalBoston Legal (TV Series) Judge Robert Thompson (3 episodes, 2006–2007)  Less 2006–2007 3
  • Primary photo for House M.D.House M.D. (TV Series) Henry Errington (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006 1
    • Sex Kills (Mar 7, 2006) Henry Errington  Less
  • Primary photo for Crazy for ChristmasCrazy for Christmas (TV Movie) Fred Nickells  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Oliver BeeneOliver Beene (TV Series) Dr. Fenniger (1 episode, 2004)  Less 2004 1
  • Primary photo for BoomtownBoomtown (TV Series) Mel Castle (1 episode, 2003)  Less 2003 1
  • Primary photo for It's All RelativeIt's All Relative (TV Series) Monty (1 episode, 2003)  Less 2003 1
  • Primary photo for Maybe It's MeMaybe It's Me (TV Series) Mr. Finn (1 episode, 2002)  Less 2002 1
  • Primary photo for Crossing JordanCrossing Jordan (TV Series) Barney Reynolds (1 episode, 2001)  Less 2001 1
  • Primary photo for ThievesThieves (TV Series) Hal Bloomberg (1 episode, 2001)  Less 2001 1
  • Primary photo for That '70s ShowThat '70s Show (TV Series) Max (3 episodes, 2001)  Less 2001 3
  • Primary photo for Three SistersThree Sisters (TV Series) Jerry Keats (1 episode, 2001)  Less 2001 1
  • Primary photo for Level 9Level 9 (TV Series) General Richard Scheffer (1 episode, 2001)  Less 2001 1
    • Wetware (Jan 19, 2001) General Richard Scheffer  Less
  • Primary photo for Touched by an AngelTouched by an Angel (TV Series) Flynn Hodge (1 episode, 2000)  Less 2000 1
  • Primary photo for The PretenderThe Pretender (TV Series) Landlord (1 episode, 1999)  Less 1999 1
  • Primary photo for Family LawFamily Law (TV Series) Howard Thomas / Randall (1 episode, 1999)  Less 1999 1
  • Primary photo for Tracey Takes On...Tracey Takes On... (TV Series) Todd (1 episode, 1999)  Less 1999 1
  • Primary photo for The PracticeThe Practice (TV Series) Judge C. Williams (1 episode, 1999)  Less 1999 1
  • Primary photo for Two Guys, a Girl and a Pizza PlaceTwo Guys, a Girl and a Pizza Place (TV Series) Mr. Bergen (1 episode, 1998)  Less 1998 1
  • Primary photo for On the 2nd Day of ChristmasOn the 2nd Day of Christmas (TV Movie) David  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for High StakesHigh Stakes (TV Movie) Wayne Dreyer  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for The Outer LimitsThe Outer Limits (TV Series) Dr. Emory Taylor (1 episode, 1997)  Less 1997 1
  • Primary photo for Innocent VictimsInnocent Victims (TV Movie) Actor  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for Burke's LawBurke's Law (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1995)  Less 1995 1
  • Primary photo for Lethal ExposureLethal Exposure (TV Movie) Taylor  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for The New WKRP in CincinnatiThe New WKRP in Cincinnati (TV Series) Dr. Johnny Fever / Johnny Fever (10 episodes, 1991–1993)  Less 1991–1993 10
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  • Primary photo for Hot ChocolateHot Chocolate (TV Movie) Mr. Cassidy  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for The Ray Bradbury TheaterThe Ray Bradbury Theater (TV Series) Bayes (1 episode, 1992)  Less 1992 1
  • Primary photo for Black DeathBlack Death (TV Movie) Calvin Phillips  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for Murder in New Hampshire: The Pamela Wojas Smart StoryMurder in New Hampshire: The Pamela Wojas Smart Story (TV Movie) Paul Maggioto  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for Call Me AnnaCall Me Anna (TV Movie) John Ross  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for Head of the ClassHead of the Class (TV Series) Charlie Moore (92 episodes, 1986–1990)  Less 1986–1990 92
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  • Primary photo for The Diamond TrapThe Diamond Trap (TV Movie) Det. Rollings  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for Six Against the RockSix Against the Rock (TV Movie) Joseph 'Dutch' Cretzer  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for Faerie Tale TheatreFaerie Tale Theatre (TV Series) King (1 episode, 1986)  Less 1986 1
  • Primary photo for George Burns Comedy WeekGeorge Burns Comedy Week (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1985)  Less 1985 1
  • Primary photo for Murder, She WroteMurder, She Wrote (TV Series) Sheldon Greenberg (1 episode, 1985)  Less 1985 1
  • Primary photo for Silence of the HeartSilence of the Heart (TV Movie) Carl Lewis  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for One Day at a TimeOne Day at a Time (TV Series) Sam Royer (16 episodes, 1982–1984)  Less 1982–1984 16
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  • Primary photo for Best Kept SecretsBest Kept Secrets (TV Movie) Jim Osborne  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for Mister RobertsMister Roberts (TV Movie) Doc  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for The Princess Who Had Never LaughedThe Princess Who Had Never Laughed (TV Movie) King  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for Love, SidneyLove, Sidney (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1983)  Less 1983 1
  • Primary photo for Likely Stories, Vol. 4Likely Stories, Vol. 4 (TV Movie) Seymour Z. Fishko  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for 9 to 59 to 5 (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1982)  Less 1982 1
  • Primary photo for One Shoe Makes It MurderOne Shoe Makes It Murder (TV Movie) Joe Hervey  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for WKRP in CincinnatiWKRP in Cincinnati (TV Series) Dr. Johnny Fever (89 episodes, 1978–1982), Writer (1 episode, 1981), Director (1 episode, 1982), Performer ("Chopsticks") (1 episode, 1979), Performer ("Good King Wenceslas") (1 episode, 1979)  Less 1978–1982 89
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  • Primary photo for VictimsVictims (TV Movie) Charles Galloway  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for Women Who Rate a 10Women Who Rate a 10 (TV Movie) Host  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for SkywardSkyward (TV Movie) Koup Trenton  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for GridlockGridlock (TV Movie) Senor Smooth (voice)  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for You Can't Take It with YouYou Can't Take It with You (TV Movie) Wilbur C. Henderson  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for Outside ChanceOutside Chance (TV Movie) David  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for More Than FriendsMore Than Friends (TV Movie) Avery Salminella  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for The Comedy CompanyThe Comedy Company (TV Movie) Roger Dustleman  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for SoapSoap (TV Series) Mr. Franklin (7 episodes, 1978)  Less 1978 7
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  • Primary photo for Husbands, Wives & LoversHusbands, Wives & Lovers (TV Series) Dave (1 episode, 1978)  Less 1978 1
  • Primary photo for The Rockford FilesThe Rockford Files (TV Series) Al Steever (1 episode, 1978)  Less 1978 1
  • Primary photo for The Ghost of Flight 401The Ghost of Flight 401 (TV Movie) Bert Stockwell  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for The Bob Newhart ShowThe Bob Newhart Show (TV Series) Craig Plager / Augie (6 episodes, 1974–1978)  Less 1974–1978 6
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  • Primary photo for Tarantulas: The Deadly CargoTarantulas: The Deadly Cargo (TV Movie) Fred  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for Quincy M.E.Quincy M.E. (TV Series) D.A. Jerry Douglas (1 episode, 1977)  Less 1977 1
  • Primary photo for Blansky's BeautiesBlansky's Beauties (TV Series) Dr. Berg (1 episode, 1977)  Less 1977 1
  • Primary photo for Mary Hartman, Mary HartmanMary Hartman, Mary Hartman (TV Series) Dr. Robert Williams (13 episodes, 1976–1977)  Less 1976–1977 13
    • Episode #2.155 (May 6, 1977) Dr. Robert Williams  Less
    • Episode #2.150 (Apr 29, 1977) Dr. Robert Williams  Less
    • Episode #2.25 (Nov 5, 1976) Dr. Robert Williams (credit only)  Less
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  • Primary photo for The Amazing Howard HughesThe Amazing Howard Hughes (TV Movie) Jenks  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for Westside MedicalWestside Medical (TV Series) Buz Canfield (1 episode, 1977)  Less 1977 1
  • Primary photo for Tail Gunner JoeTail Gunner Joe (TV Movie) Lt. Ted Cantwell  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for DelvecchioDelvecchio (TV Series) Goldie (1 episode, 1977)  Less 1977 1
  • Primary photo for Laverne & ShirleyLaverne & Shirley (TV Series) Dr. Grayson (1 episode, 1976)  Less 1976 1
  • Primary photo for BarettaBaretta (TV Series) Walker (1 episode, 1976)  Less 1976 1
  • Primary photo for SwitchSwitch (TV Series) M.W. (1 episode, 1976)  Less 1976 1
  • Primary photo for FamilyFamily (TV Series) Store Manager (1 episode, 1976)  Less 1976 1
  • Primary photo for Collision Course: Truman vs. MacArthurCollision Course: Truman vs. MacArthur (TV Movie) AP Man  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for The TVTV ShowThe TVTV Show (TV Movie) Ralph Buckler  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for Harry OHarry O (TV Series) Senator Lawler (1 episode, 1975)  Less 1975 1
  • Primary photo for The Blue KnightThe Blue Knight (TV Series) Resident (1 episode, 1975)  Less 1975 1
    • Pilot (May 9, 1975) Resident  Less
  • Primary photo for Sanford and SonSanford and Son (TV Series) Professor Stoneham (1 episode, 1975)  Less 1975 1
  • Primary photo for HustlingHustling (TV Movie) Detective  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for MannixMannix (TV Series) Ray Bennett (1 episode, 1975)  Less 1975 1
  • Primary photo for RhodaRhoda (TV Series) Kirk Stevens (1 episode, 1974)  Less 1974 1
  • Primary photo for Another AprilAnother April (TV Movie) Dennis Webber  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for FirehouseFirehouse (TV Series) Hanley (1 episode, 1974)  Less 1974 1
  • Primary photo for The Blue KnightThe Blue Knight (TV Movie) Actor  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for The Feminist and the FuzzThe Feminist and the Fuzz (TV Movie) Hippie  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for Dragnet 1967Dragnet 1967 (TV Series) Jesse Chaplin (1 episode, 1968)  Less 1968 1
  • Primary photo for The Andy Griffith ShowThe Andy Griffith Show (TV Series) Harry / Counterboy (2 episodes, 1968)  Less 1968 2
Self (32 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Archive Footage (6 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for BiographyBiography (TV Series) Dr. Johnny Fever (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011
    • Tawny Kitaen (Jul 21, 2011) Dr. Johnny Fever (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Spinal Tap Goes to 20Spinal Tap Goes to 20 (TV Movie) Self (archive footage)  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Police Academy 2: Their First Assignment - Accidental Heroes: The Best of...Police Academy 2: Their First Assignment - Accidental Heroes: The Best of... (Video) Pete Lassard (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Celebrities UncensoredCelebrities Uncensored (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2004)  Less 2004
    • Episode #2.3 (Feb 25, 2004) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for The New WKRP in CincinnatiThe New WKRP in Cincinnati (TV Series) Dr. Johnny Fever (2 episodes, 1991–1992)  Less 1991–1992
  • Primary photo for WKRP in CincinnatiWKRP in Cincinnati (TV Series) Dr. Johnny Fever (1 episode, 1979)  Less 1979
    • Mama's Review (Jan 15, 1979) Dr. Johnny Fever (archive footage)  Less

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