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Howard Platt

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Birth nameHoward T. Platt
Birth dateJune 05, 1938(age 78)
Place of birthChicago, Illinois, U.S.
OccupationActor, Director, Writer, Narrator, Singer

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Howard Platt (born June 5, 1938) is an American stage and television actor, singer and director, best known for his role as "Officer Hopkins", or

"Hoppy" in the hit NBC-TV comedy series Sanford and Son from 1973-1977. Platt, a veteran of nearly four decades, has appeared in at least 100 plays assuming the roles of everyone from Abraham Lincoln to Santa Claus to Frank McCourt and brother, Malachy.

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