Night Court’s Harry Anderson Dead; NOLA Connection
Harry Anderson (center), the actor who portrayed the wise-cracking magician Harry Stone on television's Night Court, has died.
He was found in his Asheville, NC home this morning, and police don't think that foul play was involved.
Harry Anderson and his wife lived in New Orleans through Hurricane Katrina but eventually moved to Asheville because of politics. Anderson said that New Orleans hadn't "evolved", according to this story from Best of New Orleans. Anderson had moved to New Orleans and opened a magic shop and a bar/club in the French Quarter.
Harry Anderson was 65.