Archie Hahn (actor)

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Archie Hahn
Born Charles Archibald Hahn
(1941-11-01) November 1, 1941 (age 76)
Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Occupation Actor/Voice artist
Years active 1972-present

Archie Hahn (sometimes credited as Archie Hahn III, born November 1, 1941) is an American character actor and improviser best known for his appearances on the British version of Whose Line is it Anyway? and the 1988 movie Police Academy 5: Assignment Miami Beach. He has also appeared in Phantom of the Paradise (1974), Pray TV (1980), This Is Spinal Tap (1984), Brewster's Millions (1985), The Brady Bunch Movie (1995), and many Joe Dante films including Amazon Women on the Moon (1987), Gremlins 2: The New Batch (1990) and Small Soldiers (1998). In two of his final appearances on Whose Line is it Anyway?, Hahn unexpectedly brought props to use as he improvised, first castanets and then a pair of false teeth.

Hahn attended AI DuPont HS in Wilmington, Delaware.

Hahn has done similar work in the improv theater company, WAR BABIES.

Hahn was an early member of The Groundlings school and troupe of comedy acting.[1]



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