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Harry Robinson Hamlin is an American actor. He portrays Cortland Mayfair in the AMC gothic horror drama, Mayfair Witches.


In 1974, Hamlin graduated from Yale University with dual Bachelor of Arts degrees in drama and psychology. Afterward, he attended the American Conservatory Theater's advanced actor training program, where he was awarded a Master of Fine Arts degree in acting and also starred in a production of Equus, which gained the attention of director Stanley Donen. Hamlin made his television debut as Mariamo in the 1976 TV movie The Taming of the Shrew. In 1979, he landed the titular role in the miniseries Studs Lonigan. A year prior, Hamlin received his first Golden Globe Award nomination for his starring role in Movie Movie. He would go on to see further recognition for his role as Perseus in Clash of the Titans.

From 1986 to 1991, Hamlin starred as Michael Kuzak in the drama series L.A. Law. He exited the series after five seasons and having been nominated three times for Best Actor in a television series by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association. However, in 2002, he reprised the role in an L.A. Law reunion television movie. In 2004, Hamlin landed a recurring role on the teen mystery drama Veronica Mars as famous star Aaron Echolls. He's also well known for his roles in Army Wives, Shameless, and Mad Men.

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