Harvey Jason Movies and Career Information
Feb 29, 1940
Harvey Albert Jason (born 29 February 1940) is an English actor and the co-owner of Mystery Pier Books, an independent book store that sells first editions. Jason was born in London, the son of Marie Goldblatt and actor Alec Jason. A British born character actor in films such as The Gumball Rally and The Lost World: Jurassic Park, he also played in dozens of tv roles in the 1970s and 1980s., including Pinky in Rich Man, Poor Man and Harry Zief in Captains and the Kings, both made in 1976. He is married to actress Pamela Franklin, who he met on the set of 1972's Necromancy, and with whom he has two sons. He is the proprietor of Mystery Pier Books in West Hollywood, California, which he operates with his son, Louis. They opened their shop and started listing on AbeBooks in 1998. A number of video interviews with Harvey Jason about his book store exist on YouTube, in particular a video made by film maker John D. McMahon.