Harry Basil Net Worth
Harry Basil made money by Authors niche. For all time, at the moment, 2016 year, Harry Basil earned $5 Million. Exact sum is $5000000.
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Birth date: Bergenfield, New Jersey, United States
Profession: Writer, Producer, Actor
Children: Justine Basil
Wikipedia Source: Harry Basil
Originally from Bergenfield New Jersey, Harry was into movies at a young age turning his back yard into a film studio shooting dozens of super 8 action and horror films. By the age of 17 Harry had won the New Jersey Institute of Technologys Film Award presented to him by legendary director Otto Preminger. Harry moved out to Hollywood and created a stand-up comedy act at the world famous Comedy Store. He quickly made a name for himself in the comedy circuit headlining in Las Vegas and other major venues around the country. He was in big demand as an opening act for such stars as Gloria Estafan, Liza Minelli, The Beach Boys, the Pointer Sisters, Chuck Berry and Rodney Dangerfield. Harry received a lot of Respect from the man who gets none, when Rodney featured Harry in two of his HBO specials. Harrys love for the movies really paid off when he co-wrote and co-produced three of Rodney Dangerfields movies. Ladybugs for Paramount Pictures, Meet Wally Sparks for Trimark, and My Five Wives co-starring Andrew Dice Clay and SNLs Molly Shannon, for Artisan. In all three films Harry worked closely with legendary Director Sidney Furie through every aspect of the filmmaking process. In 2001 he made his feature directing debut with, The 4th Tenor, a romantic opera comedy, starring Rodney Dangerfield and Robert Davi released by Warner Bros. He followed that in 2002 with, Back by Midnight, a prison comedy starring Randy Quaid, Kirstie Alley, Harland Williams, Dangerfield, and a whole cast of colorful comedians. In 2004 Warner Brothers and Franchise Pictures hired Harry to write and direct the family comedy Funky Monkey The film stars Matthew Modine, Jeffery Tambor, Roma Downey, Tommy Davidson, and a Chimpanzee skilled in karate. Harry directed CLOUD 9 a sexy beach volley ball comedy written and produced by Al Ruddy, Oscar winning Р™