Harold Ramis

21 Nov 1944 - 24 Feb 2014

Actor, Writer, Director, Producer

Harold Allen Ramis is an American actor, director, and writer, specializing in comedy. His best-known film acting roles are as Egon Spengler in Ghostbusters (1984) and Russell Ziskey in Stripes (1981), both of which he co-wrote. As a writer/director, his films include the comedies Caddyshack (1980), Groundhog Day (1993), and Analyze This (1999). Ramis was the original head writer of the television series SCTV (in which he also performed), and one of three screenwriters for the film National Lampoon's Animal House (1978).

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Filmography (28 titles)

(movie, 2016)
···Ghostbusters
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Comedy
Role: Writer
(movie, 2009)
···Year One
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Role: Actor, Director, Producer, Writer
Genre: Comedy, Music
Role: Actor (as L'Chai'm)
(movie, 2007)
···Knocked Up
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Drama
Role: Actor (as Ben's Dad)
(movie, 2006)
···The Last Kiss
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Professor Bowler)
(movie, 2005)
···The Ice Harvest
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Role: Director
(movie, 2002)
···Analyze That
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Role: Director, Writer
(movie, 2002)
···Orange County
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Don Durkett)
(movie, 2000)
···Bedazzled
Genre: Fantasy, Comedy, Romance
Role: Director, Producer, Writer
(movie, 1999)
···Analyze This
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Role: Director, Writer
(movie, 1997)
···As Good as It Gets
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Role: Actor (as Dr. Bettes)
(movie, 1996)
···Multiplicity
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Science Fiction
Role: Director, Producer
(movie, 1995)
···Stuart Saves His Family
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Director
(movie, 1994)
···Airheads
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Music
Role: Actor (as Chris Moore)
(movie, 1993)
7.5Groundhog Day
Genre: Romance, Fantasy, Drama, Comedy
Role: Actor, Director, Producer, Writer
(movie, 1989)
···Ghostbusters II
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Role: Actor, Writer
(movie, 1988)
···Stealing Home
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sport
Role: Actor (as Alan Appleby)
(movie, 1987)
···Baby Boom
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Family
Role: Actor (as Steven Buchner)
(movie, 1986)
···Meatballs III: Summer Job
Genre: Comedy
Role: Writer
(movie, 1986)
···Armed and Dangerous
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Role: Writer
(movie, 1986)
···Club Paradise
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Director
(movie, 1984)
7.3Ghostbusters
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Role: Actor, Writer
(movie, 1983)
···National Lampoon's Vacation
Genre: Comedy, Adventure, Romance
Role: Director
(movie, 1983)
···Vacation
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Role: Director
(movie, 1981)
···Heavy Metal
Genre: Animation, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Zeke)
(movie, 1981)
···Stripes
Genre: Action, Comedy
Role: Actor, Writer
(movie, 1980)
···Caddyshack
Genre: Comedy
Role: Director, Writer
(movie, 1978)
···Animal House
Genre: Comedy
Role: Writer