A. Larry Haines (Performer) | Playbill

A. Larry Haines


He was born Aug. 18, 1918, in Mount Vernon, NY. He first became known in the 1930s as a radio actor on the crime series "Gangbusters." He also appeared in shows like "Suspense," the "Shadow," "Inner Sanctum Mysteries" and "X Minus One," and starred in a short-lived series of 1953, "That Hammer Guy," in which he played Mike Hammer, the character created by Mickey Spillane. He never left radio, even as the medium faded as a dramatic forum. Between 1974 and 1982, he appeared in 82 episodes of the "CBS Radio Mystery Theater."

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  • Also Known As: Larry Haines
  • Born: Aug 03, 1918 in Mount Vernon, NY
  • Death: Jul 17, 2008 in Delray Beach, CA


Tony Award
1969 Best Featured Actor in a Musical Nominee
1966 Best Featured Actor in a Play Nominee

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