|Spouse(s)||Meg Griffiths (m. 2011)|
Happy Anderson (born November 19, 1976) is an American actor who has worked in film, television, on and off Broadway. He is best known for his roles as Mr. James "Jimmy" Fester on Cinemax's The Knick and Jerry Brudos on the Netflix series Mindhunter, from executive producer/director David Fincher. Anderson appears in the Netflix films Bird Box as River Man and Bright as Montehugh, a human who works for the FBI's magic division.
Anderson was born in High Falls, New York. He graduated from Rondout Valley High School in 1995. He received a bachelor of fine arts degree from Ithaca College in 1999, graduating alongside Larry Teng, Kevin Deiboldt, Ben Wilson and Brantley Aufill. He graduated with a master's of fine arts from Indiana University in 2002. In 2003, he moved to New York City. On August 29, 2011, he married Meg Griffiths.
|2007||Brutal Massacre: A Comedy||Ivan|
|2010||Going the Distance||Terry|
|2013||Blue Caprice AKA The Washington Snipers||Car Salesman|
|2014||Cold in July||Ted|
|2015||Addiction: A 60's Love Story||Lanny Gann|
|2016||Hit Men||Charlie Wolczek|
|2017||Bright||Hildebrandt Ulysses Montehugh|
|2018||Bird Box||River Man|
|2018||The Standoff at Sparrow Creek||Morris|
|2020||Bad Boys for Life||Jenkins|
|2020||The New Mutants||Reverend Craig|
|2008||Law & Order||Jim Matthrews||Guest role; 1 episode|
|2009||Law & Order: Special Victims Unit||Frank||Guest role; 1 episode|
|2010||Army Wives||Bear||Guest role; 1 episode|
|2011||Eden||Prison Guard #1||Guest role; 1 episode|
|Bar Karma||William Wallace||Guest role; 1 episode|
|Onion SportsDome||Jim Weiss||Guest role; 1 episode|
|White Collar||Rusty||Guest role; 1 episode|
|Blue Bloods||Bartender||Guest role; 1 episode|
|Boardwalk Empire||Waiter||Guest role; 1 episode|
|2013||The Carrie Diaries||Bear Man||Guest role; 1 episode|
|Smash||Doorman||Guest role; 1 episode|
|Win||Stevy D||Television film|
|2014||Unforgettable||Gavin||Guest role; 1 episode|
|2014–15||The Knick||Mr. James "Jimmy" Fester||Recurring role; 10 episodes|
|2015||Forever||Lachlann||Guest role; 1 episode|
|Banshee||Bones Tuesday||Guest role; 1 episode|
|Deadbeat||Santa Dylan||Guest role; 1 episode|
|2016||Elementary||Nick Farris||Guest role; 1 episode|
|Turn: Washington's Spies||Henry Dawkins||Guest role; 1 episode|
|BrainDead||Butch||Guest role; 1 episode|
|Quarry||Detective Verne Ratliff||Recurring role; 6 episodes|
|Gotham||Deever Tweed / Tweedle Dee||Guest role; 3 episodes|
|Henry the 9th||Henry||Television film|
|2017||The Deuce||Phil Traub||Guest role; 1 episode|
|Claws||Lamont||Guest role; 3 episodes|
|Mindhunter||Jerry Brudos||Guest role; 2 episodes|
|2017–18||The Blacklist||Bobby Navarro||2 episodes|
|2019||Law & Order: Special Victims Unit||Tim Stanton||Guest role; 1 episode|
|2012||Max Payne 3||The Local Population|
|2013||Grand Theft Auto V||The Local Population|
|2018||Red Dead Redemption 2||The Local Pedestrian Population|
|2020||Saint Kotar: The Yellow Mask||Davor Gorski|
- 1999–2000: Creede Repertory Theatre
- 2003: Kentucky Shakespeare Festival
- 2004: Pennsylvania Shakespeare Festival
- 2006: Texas Shakespeare Festival
- 2008: Emancipation, Classical Theatre of Harlem
- 2010: The Merchant of Venice and A Winter's Tale, Shakespeare in the Park
- 2011: The Merchant of Venice, Broadway (dir. Daniel J. Sullivan)
- 2012: Richard III/As You Like It/Inherit The Wind, Old Globe Theatre
- 2013: The Twenty-Seventh Man, The Public Theatre
- 2014: As You Like It, Shakespeare Theatre Company
- Macfarlane, Steve (October 30, 2015). "The Knick Recap: Season 2, Episode 3, "The Best with the Best to Get the Best"". Slant. Brooklyn, New York: Slant Magazine LLC. Retrieved June 18, 2016.
- Zinoman, Jason (April 22, 2008). "Nat Turner Shares Stage With Ghost". The New York Times. New York City: New York Times Company. Retrieved March 10, 2019.
- Smith, Jason (July 4, 2012). "The Old Globe stages Richard III". San Diego Reader. Retrieved June 18, 2016.
- Howes, Sophia (November 5, 2014). "'As You Like It' at the Shakespeare Theatre Company". DCMetroTheaterArts. Retrieved June 18, 2016.
- White, Andrew (November 6, 2014). "BWW Reviews: Attenborough's AS YOU LIKE IT a Brilliant but Strangely Melancholy Comedy". BroadwayWorld.com. Retrieved June 18, 2016.
- Trainin Blank, Barbara (November 4, 2014). "Theatre Review: 'As You Like It' at Shakespeare Theatre Company". Maryland Theatre Guide. Retrieved June 18, 2016.