Harvey Fierstein

Total Box Office:
 $18.0M
Highest Rated:
100% Superstar in a Housedress (2004)
Lowest Rated:
0% Mulan II (2004)
Birthday:
Jun 6
Birthplace:
Brooklyn, New York, USA
Bio:
A graduate of the Pratt Institute, actor/playwright Harvey Fierstein made his off-Broadway debut in something called Pork. Outspokenly homosexual, Fierstein has successfully smashed previous "gay" stereotypes with his deep, ratchety voice and his engaging "You got a problem with that?" belligerence.…

Filmography


MOVIES   

Rating Title Credit Box Office Year
Foodfight!
  • Fat Cat Burglar
-- 2012
Farce of the Penguins
  • Actor
-- 2007
The Year Without a Santa Claus
  • Heatmiser
-- 2006
Broadway's Lost Treasures III
  • Actor
-- 2005
From Shtetl to Swing
  • Actor
-- 2005
100% Superstar in a Housedress
  • Actor
-- 2004
Happy to Be Nappy and Other Stories of Me
  • Actor
-- 2004
Broadway: The American Musical
  • Actor
-- 2004
0% Mulan II
  • Yao
-- 2004
Superstar in a Housedress: The Life and Legend of Jackie Curtis
  • Actor
-- 2004
35% Duplex (Our House)
  • Kenneth
$9.7M 2003
42% Death to Smoochy
  • Merv Green
$8.3M 2002
Common Ground
  • Don
-- 2000
64% Playing Mona Lisa
  • Bennett
-- 2000
Double Platinum
  • Gary Millstein
-- 1999
Jump
  • Actor
-- 1999
Double Platinum
  • Actor
-- 1999
86% Mulan
  • Yao
-- 1998
55% Safe Men
  • Leo
-- 1998
26% Kull the Conqueror
  • Juba
-- 1997
Elmo Saves Christmas
  • Actor
-- 1996
Stories from My Childhood
  • Actor
-- 1996
60% Independence Day
  • Marty Gilbert
-- 1996
Mikhail Baryshnikov's Stories From My Childhood - Alice and the Mystery of the Third Planet
  • Actor
-- 1996
25% Everything Relative
  • Actor
-- 1996
96% The Celluloid Closet
  • Interviewee
-- 1995
14% Dr Jekyll & Ms Hyde
  • Yves DuBois
-- 1995
96% Bullets Over Broadway
  • Sid Loomis
-- 1994
71% Mrs. Doubtfire
  • Frank
-- 1993
The Harvest
  • Bob Lakin
-- 1993
Tidy Endings
  • Arthur
-- 1988
71% Torch Song Trilogy
  • Arnold Beckoff
  • Screenwriter
-- 1988
Apology (Apology for Murder)
  • Derelict
-- 1986
100% The Times of Harvey Milk
  • Narrator
-- 1984
20% Garbo Talks
  • Bernie Whitlock
-- 1984


TV SERIES   

Rating Title Credit Year
100% The Good Wife
2009-2014
  • Judge Francis Flamm
2011
Nurse Jackie
2009-2014
  • John Decker
2010

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Quotes from Harvey Fierstein's Characters

    1. Mulan: Okay. Any questions?
    2. Yao: Does this dress make me look fat? [he is slapped] Ow!
    From Mulan. Submitted by Emelyn W (14 months ago)
    1. Chi Fu: [singing] I've a girl back home who's unlike any other...
    2. Yao: Yeah, the only girl who'd love him is his mother.
    From Mulan. Submitted by Eva W (16 months ago)
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