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Oliver Hardy

Monday, 18th January 1892 - Wednesday, 7th August 1957
Harlem, Georgia
USA


Rotund half of the beloved comedy duo, much prone to long suffering looks into camera. Billed as Babe Hardy until the mid 1920s.

See also Stan Laurel.

See also Lord Heath's magnificent site Another Nice Mess



One Too Many
Plump
1916
Hobo
Harold
1917
Lucky Dog
Count De Chease of Switzerland
1921
Sawmill
The Foreman
1922
Show
Stage manager / Audience Member
1922
Kid Speed
Dangerous Dan McGraw
1924
Should Sailors Marry?
Doctor
1925
Yes Yes Nanette
The Former Sweetheart
1925
Paperhanger's Helper
Paperhanger
1925
Wizard of Oz
Tin man
1925
Thundering Fleas
Officer
1926
Along Came Auntie
Mr. Vincent Belcher (first husband)
1926
45 Minutes From Hollywood
Hotel Detective
1926
Slipping Wives
Butler
1927
Love 'Em And Weep
Judge Chigger
1927
Why Girls Love Sailors
Second Mate
1927
With Love And Hisses
Top Sergeant Banner
1927
Sailors, Beware!
Purser Cryder
1927
Do Detectives Think?
Sherlock Pinkham
1927
Flying Elephants
Mighty Giant
1927
Sugar Daddies
Brittle's lawyer
1927
Call Of The Cuckoo
Asylum Inmate
1927
Second Hundred Years
Big Goofy
1927
Putting Pants On Philip
J. Piedmont Mumblethunder
1927
Battle Of The Century
Manager
1927
No Man's Law
Sharkey Nye
1927
Duck Soup
Maltravers
1927
Hats Off
Himself
1927
Finishing Touch
Himself
1928
From Soup To Nuts
Hired Butler
1928
Leave 'Em Laughing
Himself
1928
You're Darn Tootin'
Ollie, French horn player
1928
Should Married Men Go Home?
Himself
1928
Two Tars
'Secretary Wilbur'
1928
We Faw Down
Himself
1928
Wrong Again
Ollie
1929
That's My Wife
Himself
1929
Men O' War
Himself
1929
Unaccustomed As We Are
Himself
1929
Hoose-Gow
Himself
1929
Double Whoopee
Ollie
1929
Berth Marks
Himself
1929
Big Business
Himself
1929
Night Owls
Himself
1929
Perfect Day
Himself
1929
They Go Boom!
Himself
1929
Liberty
Ollie
1929
Hollywood Revue of 1929
Magic Act
1929
Another Fine Mess
Himself
1930
Rogue Song
Murza-Bek
1930
Brats
Himself/Brat
1930
Laurel-Hardy Murder Case
Himself
1930
Beau Hunks
Himself
1930
Hog Wild
Himself
1930
Below Zero
Himself
1930
Blotto
Himself
1930
Be Big!
Himself
1931
Chickens Come Home
Himself
1931
Laughing Gravy
Himself
1931
Come Clean
Himself
1931
On The Loose
New Suitor
1931
Our Wife
Himself
1931
One Good Turn
Himself
1931
Stolen Jools
The Law
1931
Helpmates
Himself
1931
Pardon Us
Himself
1931
Pack Up Your Troubles
Oliver
1932
County Hospital
Himself
1932
Music Box
Himself
1932
Any Old Port!
Himself
1932
Chimp
Ollie
1932
Towed In A Hole
Himself
1933
Dirty Work
Himself
1933
Twice Two
Himself/Fanny Laurel
1933
Me And My Pal
Oliver
1933
Busy Bodies
Himself
1933
Devil's Brother
Ollio
1933
Babes In Toyland
Ollie Dee
1934
Sons Of The Desert
Himself
1934
Hollywood Party
Himself
1934
Oliver The Eighth
Himself
1934
Them Thar Hills
Himself
1934
Going Bye-Bye!
Himself
1934
Live Ghost
Himself
1934
Tit For Tat
Himself
1935
Thicker Than Water
Himself
1935
Bonnie Scotland
Ollie
1935
Bohemian Girl
Oliver
1936
Our Relations
Oliver Hardy/Bert Hardy
1936
On The Wrong Trek
Hitchhiker
1936
Pick A Star
Himself
1937
Way Out West
Ollie
1937
Swiss Miss
Himself
1938
Block-Heads
Oliver
1938
Flying Deuces
Himself
1939
Chump At Oxford
Himself
1939
Zenobia
Dr. Henry Tibbett
1939
Saps At Sea
Oliver
1940
Great Guns
Himself
1941
A-Haunting We Will Go
Oliver
1942
Air Raid Wardens
Oliver
1943
Dancing Masters
Himself
1943
Jitterbugs
Ollie
1943
Tree In A Test Tube
Oliver
1943
Nothing But Trouble
Oliver
1944
Big Noise
Ollie
1944
Bullfighters
Ollie
1945
Fighting Kentuckian
Willie Paine
1949
Atoll K
Oliver
1950
Golden Age of Comedy
Ollie
1957
When Comedy Was King
1960
Days of Thrills and Laughter
1961
30 Years of Fun
(archive footage)
1963
Big Parade of Comedy
1964
Zebra in the Kitchen
Himself (archive footage)
1965
Laurel and Hardy's Laughing 20's
1965
Crazy World of Laurel and Hardy
1967
Further Perils of Laurel and Hardy
1968
4 Clowns
(archive footage)
1970
America at the Movies
Ollie
1976
Christmas Evil
Ollie Dee
(stock footage from Babes in Toyland (1934))
1980

Silents
Kid Speed
Dangerous Dan McGraw
01/01/1924
Silents
The Paperhanger's Helper
Paperhanger
01/01/1925
Silents
Hop to It!
A Bellhop
01/02/1925
Silents
Yes, Yes, Nanette
Her former sweetheart
01/03/1925
This is Your Life
Laurel and Hardy
Himself, subject
12/01/1954
Top of the Pops
Christmas Day Special
Himself (archive footage) (as Laurel & Hardy)
12/25/1976
Moonlighting
A Womb with a View
Himself (archive footage)
12/06/1988




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