Harold Ramis

Actor · Writer · Director
IVA Star Rating : 71
Harold Allen Ramis was an American actor, comedian, director and writer. His best-known film acting roles were as Egon Spengler in Ghostbusters (1984) and Ghostbusters II (1989) and Russell Ziskey in Stripes (1981); he also co-wrote those films. As a director, his films include the comedies Caddyshack (1980), National Lampoon's Vacation (1983),... read more

Harold Allen Ramis was an American actor, comedian, director and writer. His best-known film acting roles were as Egon Spengler in Ghostbusters (1984) and Ghostbusters II (1989) and Russell Ziskey in Stripes (1981); he also co-wrote those films. As a director, his films include the comedies Caddyshack (1980), National Lampoon's Vacation (1983), Groundhog Day (1993), and Analyze This (1999). Ramis was the original head writer of the television series SCTV, on which he also performed, as well as a co-writer of Groundhog Day and National Lampoon's Animal House (1978). The final film that he wrote, produced, directed, and acted in was Year One (2009).

Birth Name

Harold Allen Ramis

Born

Tuesday, 21 November 1944

Died

Monday, 24 February 2014

Actor Filmography

Cleanin' Up the Town: Remembering Ghostbusters Himself / Self 2020
The Movies That Made Us Self - Writer, Actor 'Egon' (archive footage) 2019
The History of Comedy (archive footage) 2017
We Are One Himself 2016
Thank You, Del: The Story of the Del Close Marathon Himself 2015
Drunk Stoned Brilliant Dead: The Story Of The National Lampoon Film Director (archive footage) 2015
The 66th Primetime Emmy Awards Himself (In Memoriam) (archive footage) 2014
Good Mythical Morning Dr. Egon Spengler (archive footage) 2012
Invitation to World Literature Himself 2010
Zombieland Egon Spengler 2009
(see additional filmography)

Actor Filmography

Cleanin' Up the Town: Remembering Ghostbusters Himself / Self 2020
The Movies That Made Us Self - Writer, Actor 'Egon' (archive footage) 2019
The History of Comedy (archive footage) 2017
We Are One Himself 2016
Thank You, Del: The Story of the Del Close Marathon Himself 2015
Drunk Stoned Brilliant Dead: The Story Of The National Lampoon Film Director (archive footage) 2015
The 66th Primetime Emmy Awards Himself (In Memoriam) (archive footage) 2014
Good Mythical Morning Dr. Egon Spengler (archive footage) 2012
Invitation to World Literature Himself 2010
Zombieland Egon Spengler 2009
Year One Adam 2009
Late Night with Jimmy Fallon Himself - Guest 2009
Nostalgia Critic Egon Spengler (archive footage) 2008
Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story L'Chaim 2007
Knocked Up Ben's Dad 2007
The Last Kiss Professor Bowler 2006
Second City: First Family of Comedy Himself 2006
Secrets of New York Himself 2005
American Storytellers Himself 2003
Unseen + Untold: National Lampoon's Animal House Himself - Interviewee 2003
I'm With Lucy Jack 2002
Orange County Don Durkett 2002
AFI's 100 Years... 100 Laughs: America's Funniest Movies Himself 2000
High Fidelity Rob's Dad (scenes deleted) 2000
Caddyshack: The 19th Hole Himself - Director 1999
Uncomfortably Close with Michael McKean Himself - Guest 1999
VH-1 Behind the Movie Himself 1999
As Good As It Gets Dr. Bettes 1997
The Daily Show Self - Guest 1996
E! True Hollywood Story Himself 1996
Love Affair Sheldon Blumenthal 1994
Airheads Chris Moore 1994
Late Night with Conan O'Brien Himself - Guest 1993
Groundhog Day Neurologist 1993
HBO First Look Himself 1992
The Earth Day Special Elon Spengler 1990
Ghostbusters II Dr. Egon Spengler 1989
The Arsenio Hall Show Himself - Guest 1989
Stealing Home Alan Appleby 1988
Baby Boom Steven Buchner 1987
Will Rogers: Look Back in Laughter Himself 1987
At the Movies Himself - Guest Host 1986
Comic Relief Moe Green 1986
Ghostbusters Dr. Egon Spengler 1984
The Rodney Dangerfield Special: I Can't Take It No More various 1983
Vacation Car salesman (voice) (uncredited) 1983
Heavy Metal Zeke (segment "So Beautiful and So Dangerous") (voice) 1981
Stripes Russell 1981
SCTV Network Allan 'Crazy Legs' Herschman 1981
SCTV Various, Moe Green 1976

Director Filmography

Producer Filmography

Ouch! Looks like something broke. Try reloading this page. 🗙