'Night Court' star Harry Anderson dies at 65

Lawrence Kim
April 17, 2018

Harry Anderson, the "Night Court" star who made Asheville his home, died at age 65 at his home in Montford, Asheville police confirmed to ABC affiliate WLOS on Monday.

Police were called to Anderson's home before 8 a.m., according to Christina Hallingse, Asheville police public information officer. No cause of death has been released, but no foul play is suspected.

Anderson appeared in 193 episodes of Night Court, which spanned from 1984 to 1992.

Anderson was a three-time Emmy nominee for his role on "Night Court". He starred in several other TV specials and shows, including roles on "Saturday Night Live" and "Cheers". He relocated to the Asheville area from New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina. The actor is survived by his wife and two children.

This is a developing story; check back for updates.

Other reports by Click Lancashire

Discuss This Article

FOLLOW OUR NEWSPAPER