Harry Anderson, ‘Night Court’ star, dies at age 65

Harry Anderson in 'Night Court' TV series (Photo: Warner Bros. Television Distribution)

If you didn’t know that Harry Anderson was an Asheville, N.C. resident, it’s a tragic time to find out.

Harry Anderson, the ‘Night Court’ star who made Asheville his home, died at age 65 at his home in Montford, Asheville police confirm.

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The actor, comedian and magician was best known as Judge Harry Stone in the 1980s-1990s sitcom “Night Court.”

He also made several appearances on “Saturday Night Live.”

He relocated to the Asheville area from New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina.

Anderson leaves behind a wife and two children.