Harold Ramis

Actor · Writer · Director
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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

Ghostbusters: Afterlife Dr. Egon Spengler (archive footage) 2021
Belushi Self / Self (archive footage) 2020
Cleanin' Up the Town: Remembering Ghostbusters Self 2020
The Holiday Movies That Made Us Self - Writer, Actor 'Egon' 2019
Love, Gilda Self 2018
Hollywood Insider Self 2018
Clive Davis: The Soundtrack of Our Lives Self 2017
The History of Comedy (archive footage) 2017
We Are One Self 2016
Thank You, Del: The Story of the Del Close Marathon Himself / Self 2015
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Actor Filmography

Ghostbusters: Afterlife Dr. Egon Spengler (archive footage) 2021
Belushi Self / Self (archive footage) 2020
Cleanin' Up the Town: Remembering Ghostbusters Self 2020
The Holiday Movies That Made Us Self - Writer, Actor 'Egon' 2019
Love, Gilda Self 2018
Hollywood Insider Self 2018
Clive Davis: The Soundtrack of Our Lives Self 2017
The History of Comedy (archive footage) 2017
We Are One Self 2016
Thank You, Del: The Story of the Del Close Marathon Himself / Self 2015
Drunk Stoned Brilliant Dead Film Director (archive footage) / Self / Film Director / Himself 2015
The 66th Primetime Emmy Awards Self (In Memoriam) 2014
Good Mythical Morning Dr. Egon Spengler 2012
Invitation to World Literature Self 2010
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 / L'Chai'm 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 Self 2003
Unseen + Untold: National Lampoon's Animal House Self - Interviewee 2003
I'm with Lucy Jack 2002
Orange County Don Durkett 2002
AFI's 100 Years... 100 Laughs: America's Funniest Movies Self 2000
High Fidelity Rob's Dad 2000
Caddyshack: The 19th Hole Self - Director / Himself 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
Walking and Talking Theater Actor 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 Self - Narrator 1987
Biography Self - Friend, Self 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 Self 1983
National Lampoon's Vacation Car salesman 1983
Spacehunter: Adventures in the Forbidden Zone Voice on Intercom / Voice (Uncredited) 1983
Heavy Metal Zeke (segment "So Beautiful and So Dangerous") / Zeke (voice) 1981
Stripes Russell / Russell Ziskey 1981
SCTV Network Allan 'Crazy Legs' Herschman 1981
SCTV Various, Moe Green 1976
Super Bowl Self 1976

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