Harris Yulin

Director, Actor
A deep-voiced, magisterial character actor, Yulin has often played hyper-educated characters gone awry, like the evil Doctor Berrisford in the cult pic, "Bad Dreams" (1988) and Dr. Leeds, the geneticist who clones ... Read more »
Born: 11/05/1937 in Los Angeles, California, USA

Filmography

Actor (101)

Forever 2015 (Tv Show)

Actor

A Short History of Decay 2014 (Movie)

Bob Fisher (Actor)

Muhammad Ali's Greatest Fight 2013 - 2014 (TV Show)

Actor

The Place Beyond the Pines 2013 (Movie)

Al Cross (Actor)

Nikita 2012 (Tv Show)

Actor

Pan Am 2011 (Tv Show)

Actor

My Soul to Take 2010 (Movie)

Dr. Blake (Actor)

Rubicon 2010 (Tv Show)

Actor

The People Speak 2009 - 2010 (TV Show)

Actor

Damages 2009 (Tv Show)

Actor

Canterbury's Law 2008 (Tv Show)

Actor

Cashmere Mafia 2008 (Tv Show)

Actor

Law & Order 1992 - 1994, 2008 (Tv Show)

Actor

Entourage 2007 (Tv Show)

Actor

Law & Order: Criminal Intent 2007 (Tv Show)

Actor

The Treatment 2007 (Movie)

Dr. Arnold Singer (Actor)

Fur: An Imaginary Portrait of Diane Arbus 2006 (Movie)

David Nemerov (Actor)

Game 6 2006 (Movie)

Peter Redmond (Actor)

Third Watch 2005 (Tv Show)

Actor

Mister Sterling 2003 (Tv Show)

Actor

Buffy the Vampire Slayer 1999, 2001 - 2002 (Tv Show)

Actor

Chelsea Walls 2002 (Movie)

(Actor)

The Emperor's Club 2002 (Movie)

Senator Bell (Actor)

American Outlaws 2001 (Movie)

Thaddeus Rains (Actor)

La Femme Nikita 1996 - 2001 (TV Show)

Actor

Perfume 2001 (Movie)

Phillip (Actor)

Rush Hour 2 2001 (Movie)

Agent Sterling (Actor)

Scottsboro: An American Tragedy 2001 (Movie)

(Voice)

The Million Dollar Hotel 2001 (Movie)

Stanley Goldkiss (Actor)

Training Day 2001 (Movie)

Doug Rosselli (Actor)

75 Degrees in July 2000 (Movie)

Rick Anderson (Actor)

American Photography: A Century of Images 1999 - 2000 (TV Show)

Narrator

The Virginian 1999 - 2000 (TV Show)

Actor

The X-Files 2000 (Tv Show)

Actor

Cradle Will Rock 1999 (Movie)

Chairman Martin Dies (Actor)

The Hurricane 1999 (Movie)

Leon Friedman (Actor)

Vengeance Unlimited 1998 - 1999 (TV Show)

Actor

Bean 1997 (Movie)

George Grierson (Actor)

Gold Fever 1996 - 1997 (TV Show)

Narrator

Murder At 1600 1997 (Movie)

General Clark Tully (Actor)

Frasier 1996 (Tv Show)

Actor

Loch Ness 1996 (Movie)

Dr Mercer (Actor)

Looking for Richard 1996 (Movie)

King Edward (Actor)

Multiplicity 1996 (Movie)

Dr Leeds (Actor)

Cutthroat Island 1995 (Movie)

Black Harry (Actor)

Stuart Saves His Family 1995 (Movie)

Stuart's Dad (Actor)

The Baby-Sitter's Club 1995 (Movie)

Harold (Actor)

Clear and Present Danger 1994 (Movie)

James Cutter (Actor)

Civil Wars 1992 - 1993 (Tv Show)

Actor

There Goes the Neighborhood 1992 (Movie)

Boyd (Actor)

WIOU 1990 - 1991 (TV Show)

Actor

Narrow Margin 1990 (Movie)

Leo Watts (Actor)

Traitor in My House 1989 - 1990 (TV Show)

Actor

Ghostbusters II 1989 (Movie)

The Judge (Actor)

Another Woman 1988 (Movie)

Paul (Actor)

Bad Dreams 1988 (Movie)

Dr Berrisford (Actor)

Candy Mountain 1988 (Movie)

Elmore Silk (Actor)

Judgment in Berlin 1988 (Movie)

Bruno Ristau (Actor)

Fatal Beauty 1987 (Movie)

Conrad Kroll (Actor)

The Believers 1987 (Movie)

Donald Calder (Actor)

Good to Go 1986 (Movie)

Detective Harrigan (Actor)

Scarface 1983 (Movie)

Bernstein (Actor)

Steel 1980 (Movie)

Eddie Cassidy (Actor)

The 13th Day: The Story of Esther 1979 - 1980 (TV Show)

Actor

How the West Was Won 1976 - 1979 (TV Show)

Actor

Roger & Harry: The Mitera Target 1976 - 1977 (TV Show)

Actor

St. Ives 1976 (Movie)

Detective Oller (Actor)

Night Moves 1975 (Movie)

Marty Heller (Actor)

The Greatest Gift 1974 - 1975 (TV Show)

Actor

ABC's Matinee Today 1973 - 1974 (TV Show)

Actor

The Midnight Man 1973 (Movie)

Sheriff Casey (Actor)

Watched 1973 (Movie)

Gordon Rankey (Actor)

Doc 1971 (Movie)

Wyatt Earp (Actor)

Who Fears the Devil? 1971 (Movie)

Zebulon Yandro (Actor)

The End of the Road 1970 (Movie)

Joe Morgan (Actor)

Daughter of the Streets (TV Show)

Actor

Face of a Stranger (TV Show)

Actor

Hostile Waters (TV Show)

Actor

If These Walls Could Talk (TV Show)

Actor

John Brown's Holy War (TV Show)

Voice

Judy Garland: By Myself (TV Show)

Narrator

Loving Leah (TV Show)

Actor

Mailer on Mailer (TV Show)

Voice

Melvin Purvis: G-Man (TV Show)

Actor

Ransom For Alice! (TV Show)

Actor

The Heart of Justice (TV Show)

Actor

The Kansas City Massacre (TV Show)

Actor

The Last Hit (TV Show)

Actor

The Missiles of October (TV Show)

Actor

The Night Rider (TV Show)

Actor

Truman (TV Show)

Actor

Victory at Entebbe (TV Show)

Actor

Biography

A deep-voiced, magisterial character actor, Yulin has often played hyper-educated characters gone awry, like the evil Doctor Berrisford in the cult pic, "Bad Dreams" (1988) and Dr. Leeds, the geneticist who clones Michael Keaton in "Multiplicity" (1996).

Relationships

Faye Dunaway Actor

Companion
together 1970-72

Gwen Welles

Wife
born on March 4, 1951 died on October 13, 1993 appeared in "Nashville" (1975)

EDUCATION

studied acting with Jeff Corey

University of California at Los Angeles

Los Angeles , California

Milestones

2006

Cast opposite Michael Keaton in "Game 6," which centers around Game 6 of the historic 1986 World Series

2006

Co-starred with Nicole Kidman in "Fur: An Imaginary Portrait of Diane Arbus"

2001

Portrayed the railroad magnate who would stop at nothing to see his dream fulfilled in "American Outlaws"

1999

Co-starred on Broadway in revival of Arthur Miller's "The Price"

1999

Appeared as a politician in Tim Robbins' film "Cradle Will Rock"

1998

Directed Off-Broadway production of "This Lime Tree Bower"

1996

Played the inventor who clones Michael Keaton in "Multiplicity"

1995

Made memorable guest appearance on "Frasier"

1988

Played featured role in Woody Allen's "Another Woman"

1985

Co-starred as Sen. Joseph McCarthy in "Robert Kennedy and His Times", a CBS miniseries

1974

Played J Edgar Hoover in "The FBI Story: The FBI versus Alvin Karpis, Public Enemy Number One" (ABC) and played 'Machine Gun' Kelly in "Melvin Purvis: G-Man" (ABC)

1973

TV debut in "ABC's Matinee Today", an omnibus of busted pilots; Yulin starred in "A Mask of Love"

1969

Screen acting debut "End of the Road"

1968

Stage directing debut, "Cuba, Si" by Terrence McNally and "Guns of Carrar" by Brecht

1967

Company member of the Yale Repertory Theatre

1966

Began appearing with the New York Shakespeare Festival

1963

Stage acting debut "Next Time I'll Sing to You"

Traveled in Europe and in Israel

Born and raised in Southern California

Joined the Studio Arena Theatre in Buffalo, New York

Moved to NYC

TV series debut, "WIOU" (CBS)

Member of the company at the Arena Stage Theatre, Washington, DC

Founder of the Los Angeles Classic Theater

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