It’s easy to see why this versatile performer is quite literally a Hollywood chameleon.
Who can forget his memorable role as the pee-drinking cop in DUMB AND DUMBER? The loveable horse killing stoner, Kenny, in HALF BAKED. The hitchhiking serial killer in SOMETHING ABOUT MARY. The silent motorcycle stud, Slater, in SUPERSTAR. The goofball astronaut Fred Z. Randall, in ROCKETMAN. The whale calling, Sonar, in DOWN PERISCOPE, or Roberta, the ugliest red head in the world in SORORITY BOYS.
Williams other film credits include, THE WHOLE NINE YARDS, Disney’s MISTER HEADMISTRESS, Tom Green’s FREDDY GOT FINGERED, ‘ E’ televisions, BECOMING DICK, and the soon to be released BECAUSE OF WINN DIXIE and ROBOTS.
Williams is also seen regularly on Late Night with DAVID LETTERMAN, The Tonight Show with JAY LENO, as well as Late Night with CONAN O’BRIAN.
Williams has also done solo STAND UP COMEDY SPECIALS for HBO, Comedy Central, CTV, and CBC.
Other television credits include his own sitcom SIMON, for the WB, as well as a costarring role on THE GEENA DAVIS SHOW.
Williams has also supplied voices for the animated series GARY AND MIKE on Comedy Central. NED’S NEWT, a Saturday morning kids cartoon, and several other guest voices on various other animated shows.
Williams is also an accomplished author and illustrator of his own series of CHILDREN’S BOOKS, involving a little brontosaurus named LICKETY SPLIT and is currently producing three new books for Penguin Publishing.
A live comedy CD and an upcoming DVD comedy special are just two of his latest projects. The third is something new for Williams, his first music CD. Entitled The COUSINS, Harland and his talented cousin Kevin Hearn (from the BARENAKED LADIES) Have combined their music and singing talents to create their first EP – The COUSINS, The love song years.