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Buck Henry

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Henry Zuckerman (December 9, 1930 – January 8, 2020), credited as Buck Henry, was an American actor, screenwriter, and director. He was twice nominated for an Academy Award, in 1968 for Best Adapted Screenplay for The Graduate and in 1979 for Best Director for Heaven Can Wait alongside Warren Beatty. His long career began on television with work on shows with Steve Allen in The New Steve Allen Show (1961). He went on to co-create Get Smart (1965-1970) with Mel Brooks, and hosted Saturday Night Live 10 times from 1976 to 1980. He later guest starred in shows such as Murphy Brown, Will & Grace, and 30 Rock.


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Born:
Dec 9, 1930 In New York City, New York, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
61
First Appeared:
In the movie The Troublemaker 1965-06-22
Latest Project:
Movie Kiss Kiss Fingerbang 2015-03-13
Known For
Poster of Students of The Graduate
Poster of 1999
Poster of The New Show
Poster of The Troublemaker
Filmography
Movie Kiss Kiss Fingerbang Cat Owner 2015-03-13
Movie Magician: The Astonishing Life and Work of Orson Welles Himself - Actor 2014-12-12
Movie Passion for Snow Narrator 2013-02-09
Movie A Fuller Life Self - Reader (segment "The Pursuit of Happiness") 2013-08-28
Movie Mel Brooks: Make a Noise Himself 2013-05-20
Series Franklin & Bash Unknown 2011-06-01
Movie The Story of Film: An Odyssey Himself 2011-09-03
Movie A Bird of the Air Duncan Weber 2011-09-23
Series Hot in Cleveland Fred 2010-06-16
Movie It Came from Kuchar Himself 2009-01-01
Movie American Swing Himself 2008-01-01
Movie Students of The Graduate Interviewee 2007-09-11
Series 30 Rock Unknown 2006-10-11
Movie The Last Shot Lonnie Bosco 2004-09-24
Movie Town & Country Suttler 2001-04-27
Movie Lisa Picard Is Famous Buck Henry 2000-05-14
Series Dilbert Dadbert (voice) 1999-01-25
Movie Breakfast of Champions Fred T. Barry 1999-02-13
Series Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Mr. Morton 1999-09-20
Movie Playboy: The Story of X Himself - Narrator 1998-01-01
Movie 1999 Mr. Goldman 1998-01-01
Movie The Real Blonde Dr. Leuter 1998-02-27
Series Will & Grace Unknown 1998-09-21
Movie Shakespeare's Plan 12 from Outer Space The Priest 1996-01-01
Movie To Die For Mr. H. Finlaysson 1995-09-22
Movie Even Cowgirls Get the Blues Dr. Dreyfus 1994-05-13
Movie Grumpy Old Men Snyder 1993-12-25
Movie Short Cuts Gordon Johnson 1993-09-05
Movie The Lounge People Lewis Louis 1992-01-01
Movie The Graduate at 25 Interviewee 1992-01-01
Movie The Player Buck Henry 1992-04-03
Movie Mastergate Clay Fielder 1992-11-01
Movie Keep the Change 1992-06-09
Movie Defending Your Life Dick Stanley, Daniel's substitute attorney 1991-03-22
Movie The Linguini Incident Cecil 1991-05-01
Series Tales from the Crypt Unknown 1989-06-10
Movie Saturday Night Live: 15th Anniversary Himself 1989-09-24
Movie Rude Awakening Lloyd 1989-08-16
Series Murphy Brown Unknown 1988-11-14
Movie Aria Preston 1987-05-27
Series The New Alfred Hitchcock Presents Unknown 1985-05-05
Series The New Show 1984-01-13
Movie Steve Martin Live Himself 1984-09-06
Movie Eating Raoul Mr. Leech 1982-03-24
Series Falcon Crest Unknown 1981-12-04
Movie Gloria Jack Dawn 1980-10-01
Movie First Family Father Sandstone 1980-12-25
Series Great Railway Journeys Himself - Presenter 1980-10-23
Movie Old Boyfriends Art Kopple 1979-03-22
Movie Heaven Can Wait The Escort 1978-06-28
Movie The Absent-Minded Waiter Bernie Cates 1977-01-01
Movie The Man Who Fell to Earth Oliver Farnsworth 1976-03-18
Series Saturday Night Live Himself - Host 1975-10-11
Movie I Miss Sonja Henie Doctor 1971-01-20
Movie Is There Sex After Death? Dr. Louise Manos 1971-10-24
Movie Taking Off Larry Tyne 1971-05-17
Movie Catch-22 Lt. Col. Korn 1970-06-24
Series The Dick Cavett Show Himself - Guest 1968-06-06
Movie Candy Mental Patient 1968-12-17
Movie The Graduate Taft Hotel Desk Clerk 1967-12-21
Movie The Troublemaker T. R. Kingston 1965-06-22