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Orwin Harvey (January 7, 1926 - June 7, 1994) was a stunt coordinator and actor who portrayed the Tennis Player in The Goonies.

Life and career[]

Born on January 7, 1926 in Illinois, Chicago, Harvey's first acting role was as miscellaneous characters in the television show The Time Tunnel. His first role in a major film was in 1970's Beneath the Planet of the Apes, with an uncredited stunt role. He continued working as a stunt actor in a number of other films, such as The Poseidon Adventure, To Live and Die in L.A., Throw Momma from the Train, In the Line of Fire, and Midnight Run.

Harvey passed away on June 7, 1994. He was 68 years old when he died.


  • Harvey's name is listed incorrectly as "Erwin Harvey" in the Goonies Souvenir Magazine.[1]


  1. The Goonies Souvenir Magazine