Fast Facts

  • Gave up a job as a PBS production assistant to study at the American Conservatory Theater.
  • Made his Broadway debut in a 1984 revival of the Clifford Odets play Awake and Sing!
  • Was named People Magazine's Sexiest Man Alive in 1987.
  • Costarred with his real-life wife, Lisa Rinna, on Veronica Mars; they played husband-and-wife actors Aaron and Lynn Echolls.
  • Also appeared in a reality show, Harry Loves Lisa, with his wife. 
  • Published the book Full Frontal Nudity: The Making of an Accidental Actor in 2010.

Awards

  • 1979, Golden Globe — New Star of the Year - Actor: Nominee
  • 1988, Golden Globe — Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Drama: Nominee
  • 1990, Golden Globe — Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Drama: Nominee
  • 1989, Golden Globe — Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Drama: Nominee
  • 2013, Emmy — Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series: Nominee

Relationships

  • Dimitri Alexandre Hamlin — Son
  • Laura Johnson — Ex-wife
  • Ursula Andress — Ex-significant Other
  • Berniece Hamlin — Mother
  • Nicollette Sheridan — Ex-wife
  • Amelia Gray Hamlin — Daughter
  • Chauncey Hamlin — Father
  • Delilah Belle Hamlin — Daughter
  • Lisa Rinna — Wife

College

  • Attended University of California, Berkeley, CA; Yale University, New Haven, CT (1974); American Conservatory Theater, San Francisco, CA (MFA, 1976)

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  • Birth Name: Harry Robinson Hamlin
  • Birth Place: Pasadena, CA
  • Birthday: October 30, 1951, Scorpio
  • Profession: Actor
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