Harry Goaz

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Harry Goaz
Harry Preston King

(1960-12-27) December 27, 1960 (age 58)
Years active1989–present

Harry Goaz (born December 27, 1960 as Harry Preston King) is an American actor best known for his roles as Deputy Andy Brennan in the TV drama series, Twin Peaks (1990–1991, 2017), and as Sgt. Knight in the NBC TV series, Eerie Indiana (1991-1992).

He was born in Jacksonville, North Carolina,[citation needed] and grew up in Beaumont, Texas.[1] He attended the University of Texas at Austin, where he graduated with a degree in fine arts. He also studied acting under William Traylor at The Loft Studio in Los Angeles, California.[2][3]

Goaz first met David Lynch while driving him to a memorial tribute to Roy Orbison where Lynch decided to cast him for the role of Deputy Andy Brennan in the TV series Twin Peaks.[4] He followed up Twin Peaks with Eerie Indiana, a paranormal TV show created by Joe Dante. Goaz has also taken roles in independent films, such as Steven Soderbergh's The Underneath.

His piece of micro-fiction, "Donald's Holy Head", was published in Blacktop Passages in 2013.[5]


Year Title Role Director Notes
1990-1991 Twin Peaks Deputy Andy Brennan David Lynch et al. 26 Episodes
1991-1992 Eerie Indiana Sgt. Knight Tim Hunter et al. 5 Episodes
1992 Twin Peaks: Fire Walk with Me Deputy Andy Brennan David Lynch Scenes Deleted
1995 The Underneath Guard Casey Steven Soderbergh
2005 Deadroom Layton James M. Johnston et al.
2009 St. Nick Detective David Lowery
2010 Earthling Thomas Head Clay Lifford
2017 Twin Peaks Deputy Andy Brennan David Lynch 9 Episodes


  1. ^ https://www.dallasnews.com/arts/arts/2016/05/11/dallas-actor-returns-to-twin-peaks
  2. ^ "Biography". HarryGoaz.com. Retrieved 18 October 2016.
  3. ^ Wynn, Christopher (11 May 2016). "Dallas actor returns to 'Twin Peaks'". Dallas News. Retrieved 18 October 2016.
  4. ^ Harry Goaz, Official Website, Biography: accessed February 3rd, 2014.
  5. ^ Goaz, Harry, Donald's Holy Head in Blacktop Passages, Issue Zero, Summer 2013: accessed February 3rd, 2014.

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