Ezra Buzzington

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Ezra Buzzington
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Ezra Buzzington in 2008
ResidenceLos Angeles, California
OccupationFilm, television actor

Ezra Buzzington is an American character actor for film and TV.

Life and career[edit]

Film career[edit]

With over 60 film credits (and dozens of television appearances), Buzzington has been referred to as "the Dennis Hopper of underground cinema". He has played characters ranging from "Weird Al the Waiter" in Ghost World to "Goggle" (a mutant) in The Hills Have Eyes and Tudley in the Crime thriller film The Chair.[1] He also appeared in the Academy Award-winning Best Picture The Artist. He has worked with directors David Fincher (twice), Alexandre Aja (twice), Terry Zwigoff (twice), Rob Zombie (twice), David Slade (twice), Christopher Nolan, Paul Thomas Anderson, George Clooney, Clint Eastwood and the Farrelly Brothers (also twice). He was a series regular in the role of Oswald Eisengrim on NBC's Crossbones starring John Malkovich as Blackbeard, recurred on NBC's Law & Order True Crime as DDA Elliot Alhadeff, recurred on ABC's The Middle as the hard of hearing co-worker of Neil Flynn's character, starred in an episode of CBS's How I Met Your Mother and made several appearances on Justified for FX.

He is the Founder of the Seattle Fringe Festival,[citation needed] Co-Founder of the New York International Fringe Festival with John Clancy and Aaron Beall[citation needed] and an advisor for the Hollywood Fringe Festival during its first seven years.[citation needed]

Personal life[edit]

He lives in Los Angeles, California.[2] He was born and raised in Muncie, Indiana.



  1. ^ The Chair
  2. ^ Piazza, Judyth (5 Feb 2010). "Judyth Piazza chats with Ezra Buzzington, Actor, The Hills Have Eyes". theSOP.org. The Student Operated Press. Retrieved 18 Nov 2012.

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