Oliver Hardy

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Oliver Norvell Hardy was an American comic actor and one half of Laurel and Hardy, the double act that began in the era of silent films and lasted from 1927 to 1955. He appeared with his comedy partner Stan Laurel in 107 short films, feature films, and cameo roles. He was credited with his first film Outwitting Dad in 1914. read more

Oliver Norvell Hardy was an American comic actor and one half of Laurel and Hardy, the double act that began in the era of silent films and lasted from 1927 to 1955. He appeared with his comedy partner Stan Laurel in 107 short films, feature films, and cameo roles. He was credited with his first film Outwitting Dad in 1914. In most of his silent films before joining producer Hal Roach, he was billed on screen as "Babe Hardy."

Birth Name

Oliver Norvell Hardy

Born

Monday, 18 January 1892

Died

Wednesday, 07 August 1957

Actor Filmography

You'll Never Walk Alone Himself 2017
The Mack Sennett Collection: Volume One (archive footage) 2014
Hollywoods Spaßfabrik - Als die Bilder Lachen lernten (archive footage) 2014
Bud's Best - Die Welt des Bud Spencer Ollie 2012
Laurel & Hardy: Their Lives and Magic Himself (archive footage) 2011
The Yellow Brick Road and Beyond Himself / Farmhand (archive footage) 2009
Pioneers of Television Himself (archive footage), Ollie - Motion Picture Short Berth Marks (archive footage) 2008
Girl 27 Himself (archive footage) 2007
Boffo! Tinseltown's Bombs and Blockbusters (archive footage) 2006
Laurel & Hardy: Hat's Off Himself / Various roles (archive footage) 2005
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Actor Filmography

You'll Never Walk Alone Himself 2017
The Mack Sennett Collection: Volume One (archive footage) 2014
Hollywoods Spaßfabrik - Als die Bilder Lachen lernten (archive footage) 2014
Bud's Best - Die Welt des Bud Spencer Ollie 2012
Laurel & Hardy: Their Lives and Magic Himself (archive footage) 2011
The Yellow Brick Road and Beyond Himself / Farmhand (archive footage) 2009
Pioneers of Television Himself (archive footage), Ollie - Motion Picture Short Berth Marks (archive footage) 2008
Girl 27 Himself (archive footage) 2007
Boffo! Tinseltown's Bombs and Blockbusters (archive footage) 2006
Laurel & Hardy: Hat's Off Himself / Various roles (archive footage) 2005
Imaginary Witness: Hollywood and the Holocaust (archive footage) 2004
That's Entertainment! III (archive footage) 1994
Funny Business (archive footage) 1992
Laurel & Hardy: A Tribute to the Boys Ollie / Fanny / Bert (archive footage) 1992
Cocoon Himself, film clip from 'Flying Deuces' 1985
Moonlighting Himself 1985
Muppet Babies (archive footage) 1984
The Mary Tyler Moore Hour (archive footage) 1979
CBS News Sunday Morning Self (archive footage) 1979
America at the Movies Ollie (archive footage) (as Hardy) 1976
That's Entertainment, Part II Various Film Clips (archive footage) (as Hardy) 1976
Another Nice Mess Ollie (archive footage) 1972
4 Clowns (archive footage) 1970
The Best of Laurel and Hardy Ollie / Bert 1968
The Further Perils of Laurel and Hardy (archive footage) 1967
The Crazy World of Laurel and Hardy (archive footage) 1967
Laurel and Hardy's Laughing 20's Ollie (archive footage) 1965
The Big Parade of Comedy Oliver in 'Hollywood Party' (archive footage) 1964
Hollywood Without Make-Up Himself (archive footage) 1963
30 Years of Fun (archive footage) 1963
The DuPont Show of the Week Himself 1961
Days Of Thrills And Laughter Himself (archive footage) 1961
When Comedy Was King edited from 'Big Business' 1960
The Golden Age of Comedy Ollie (archive footage) (as Hardy) 1958
The Steve Allen Plymouth Show Himself 1956
Utopia Ollie (as Hardy) 1951
Ça c'est du cinéma (archive footage) 1951
Riding High Sucker 1950
The Fighting Kentuckian Willie Paine 1949
The Bullfighters Ollie 1945
Nothing But Trouble Oliver 1944
The Big Noise Ollie 1944
The Dancing Masters Ollie 1943
Jitterbugs Ollie 1943
The Tree in a Test Tube Ollie (as Hardy) 1943
Air Raid Wardens Oliver 1943
A-Haunting We Will Go Ollie (as Hardy) 1942
Great Guns Oliver 1941
Saps at Sea Ollie 1940
A Chump at Oxford Ollie 1940
The Flying Deuces Oliver Hardy 1939
Zenobia Dr. Tibbett 1939
Block-Heads Ollie 1938
Hollywood Handicap Oliver Hardy 1938
Swiss Miss Oliver Hardy 1938
Pick a Star Oliver Hardy 1937
Way Out West Ollie 1937
That's That! Himself 1937
Our Relations Bert Hardy 1936
On the Wrong Trek Cameo appearance (hitchhiker) 1936
The Bohemian Girl Ollie 1936
Bonnie Scotland Oliver Hardy 1935
Thicker Than Water Ollie 1935
The Fixer Uppers Ollie 1935
Tit for Tat Ollie 1935
The Live Ghost Ollie 1934
March of the Wooden Soldiers Ollie Dee 1934
Them Thar Hills Ollie 1934
Going Bye-Bye! Mr. Hardy 1934
Hollywood Party Ollie 1934
Oliver the Eighth Oliver 1934
Sons Of The Desert Ollie 1933
Dirty Work Ollie 1933
Wild Poses Baby 1933
Busy Bodies Ollie 1933
The Midnight Patrol Officer Oliver Hardy 1933
Me and My Pal Oliver Hardy 1933
Twice Two Mrs. Fanny Laurel 1933
The Devil's Brother Ollio 1933
Towed in a Hole Ollie 1932
Their First Mistake Ollie 1932
Pack Up Your Troubles Ollie 1932
Scram! Mr. Hardy 1932
County Hospital Ollie 1932
The Chimp Mr. Hardy 1932
Choo-Choo! Inebriated novelties salesman yelling as bear licks his face (voice) 1932
The Music Box Ollie 1932
Any Old Port! Ollie 1932
Helpmates Ollie 1932
On the Loose New Suitor (uncredited) 1931
Beau Hunks Ollie 1931
One Good Turn Ollie 1931
Come Clean Ollie 1931
Pardon Us Oliver Hardy 1931
Our Wife Ollie 1931
Politiquerías Oliver 1931
Los calaveras Señor Hardy 1931
The Stolen Jools Police Driver 1931
Chickens Come Home- Mr. Oliver Hardy 1931
Be Big! Ollie 1931
Another Fine Mess Ollie 1930
Laughing Gravy Ollie 1930
The Laurel-Hardy Murder Case Ollie 1930
Hog Wild Ollie 1930
The Rogue Song Murza-Bek 1930
Tiembla y Titubea Ollie 1930
Below Zero Ollie 1930
Brats Oliver Jr. 1930
Blotto Ollie 1930
Ladrones Ollie 1930
Night Owls Mr. Hardy 1930
Noche De Duendes Ollie 1930
Angora Love Ollie 1929
The Hoose-Gow Ollie 1929
The Hollywood Revue of 1929 Oliver Hardy 1929
Bacon Grabbers Oliver (process server) 1929
They Go Boom! Ollie 1929
Perfect Day Ollie 1929
Men o'War Ollie 1929
Berth Marks Ollie 1929
Double Whoopee Ollie 1929
Unaccustomed As We Are Ollver Hardy 1929
Big Business Ollie 1929
That's My Wife Ollie 1929
Wrong Again Ollie 1929
Liberty Ollie 1929
We Faw Down Ollie 1928
Habeas Corpus Ollie 1928
Two Tars Ollie 1928
Early to Bed Ollie 1928
Should Married Men Go Home? Mr. Hardy 1928
Their Purple Moment Ollie 1928
You're Darn Tootin' Ollie, French horn player 1928
Barnum & Ringling, Inc. Startled drunk 1928
From Soup to Nuts Mr. Hardy 1928
The Finishing Touch Ollie 1928
Flying Elephants Mighty Giant 1928
Leave 'Em Laughing Ollie 1928
The Battle of the Century Manager 1927
Putting Pants on Philip J. Piedmont Mumblethunder 1927
Do Detectives Think? Sherlock Pinkham 1927
Hats Off Ollie 1927
Now I'll Tell One Policeman 1927
Call of the Cuckoo Asylum Inmate 1927
Sailors, Beware! Purser Cryder 1927
Sugar Daddies Brittle's Butler 1927
With Love and Hisses Top Sergeant Banner 1927
Why Girls Love Sailors First Mate 1927
Baby Brother Ice Man 1927
Fluttering Hearts Big Bill 1927
Love 'Em and Weep Judge Chigger 1927
No Man's Law Sharkey Nye 1927
The Second 100 Years Big Goofy 1927
Slipping Wives Jarvis - the Butler 1927
Duck Soup Oliver Hardy aka Colonel Buckshot 1927
Why Girls Say No Policeman 1927
Should Men Walk Home? Party Guest at Punch Bowl 1927
45 Minutes from Hollywood Hotel Detective 1926
The nickel-hopper Jazz band drummer 1926
Be Your Age Oswald Schwartzkopple 1926
Bromo and Juliet Cab Driver 1926
Crazy like a fox Charley's Victim 1926
Along Came Auntie Mr. Vincent Belcher - the First Husband 1926
Thundering Fleas Officer (as Oliver Babe Hardy) 1926
Long Fliv the King The Prime Minister's Assistant 1926
Say It with Babies Hector - the Floorwalker 1926
Madame Mystery Captain Schmaltz 1926
A Bankrupt Honeymoon The Taxi Driver 1926
Stop, Look and Listen Show Manager (as Babe Hardy) 1926
The Perfect Clown Babe Mulligan 1925
Should Sailors Marry? Doctor 1925
They All Fall The boss (as Babe Hardy) 1925
Yes, Yes, Nanette Her former sweetheart (as Babe Hardy) 1925
A Day's Vacation Wilbert Perkins 1925
Isn't Life Terrible? Remington - the Brother-in-Law (as 'Babe' Hardy) 1925
Fiddlin' Around Theatre manager 1925
Stick Around Paperhanger (as Babe Hardy) 1925
The Wizard of Oz Farmhand 1925
Kid Speed Dangerous Dan McGraw (as Oliver N. Hardy) 1924
Her Boy Friend Killer Kid 1924
Horseshoes Dynamite Duffy 1923
Lightning Love Oliver, the Other Suitor 1923
The Gown Shop Store manager 1923
The Barnyard Farm Hand 1923
The Midnight Cabaret Oliver, an Impetuous Suitor 1923
No Wedding Bells The Girl's Father 1923
The Counter Jumper Gaston Gilligan 1922
Golf The neighbor (as Babe Hardy) 1922
A Pair of Kings General Alarm 1922
The Show Stage manager / Audience Member (as Babe Hardy) 1922
The Sawmill The foreman (as Babe Hardy) 1922
The Lucky Dog Masked bandit who confronts Laurel 1921
The Bell Hop Hotel manager (as Babe Hardy) 1921
The Fall Guy Gentleman Joe, alias Black Bart 1921
The Rent Collector The big boss 1921
The Bakery Foreman 1921
The Decorator Babe, a millionaire 1920
Squeaks and Squawks The Landlord (as Babe Hardy) 1920
Dull Care A Janitor 1919
He's In Again Head Waiter 1918
Bright and Early The Boss 1918
The Rogue Cafe Owner 1918
His Day Out Ollie 1918
The Hobo Harold 1917
The Candy Kid (as Babe Hardy) 1917
The Chief Cook Dolly 1917
The Villain Babe 1917
Cupid's Rival Poor Artist 1917
The Hero The Hero's Rival (as Babe Hardy) 1917
The Lottery Man Maggie Murphy 1916
Hungry Hearts Plump 1916
The Battle Royal Plump (as Babe Hardy) 1916
One Too Many Plump (as Babe Hardy) 1916
Something in Her Eye The Grocer 1915
It May Be You Paul Simmons 1915
An Expensive Visit Jack 1915
They Looked Alike Pedestrian 1915
The Servant Girl's Legacy Cy 1914
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