Guide to Colin’s Film Characters & the Actors Who Played Them


© Al Hirschfeld. Drawing reproduced by special arrangement with Hirschfeld’s exclusive representative, The Margo Feldon Galleries Ltd, New York

(starting counter clock-wise Colin’s right shoulder)

1. Ruth Gordon and Bud Cort–HAROLD AND MAUDE (1971)

2. Dolly Parton –9 to 5(1980) and BEST LITTLE WHOREHOUSE IN TEXAS(1982)

3. Richard Pryor and Gene Wilder –THE SILVER STREAK (1976)

4. Lily Tomlin and Jane Fonda –9 to 5 (1980)

5. Dudley Moore, Chevy Chase and Goldie Hawn (on Colin’s left shoulder) –FOUL PLAY (1978)

6. Jim Nabors (in cowboy hat), Dom DeLouise, Burt Reynolds and the dancing, Charles Durning BEST LITTLE WHOREHOUSE IN TEXAS (1982)

Colin Higgins also co-produced and co-wrote with Shirley MacLaine a TV mini-series adaption of her best selling book, OUT ON A LIMB (1987)