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Harvey Levin

Harvey Robert Levin (born September 2, 1950) is an American television producer, lawyer, legal analyst and a celebrity reporter. He is the founder of celebrity gossip website Levin received his B.A. in political science from the University of California, Santa Barbara, and his J.D. from the University of Chicago. He passed the California bar exam in 1975 and was an active attorney in California from December 12, 1975, to January 1, 1996. He worked in various legal roles in the entertainment industry. He was a legal reporter on KCBS-TV in Los Angeles, where he reported on the O.J. Simpson murder trial. In 1996, Levin moved to New York to work as a legal analyst for the 1997 revival of The People's Court. He appeared on the show during the 1980s and the first half of the 1990s as a legal consultant and deactivated his California bar license. He became host of the series in 1998, as well as continuing to serve as its legal analyst. Levin served as creator and executive producer for Celebrity Justice from 2002 to 2005. In 1997, Levin had a role in the movie Volcano as a TV reporter. Levin appeared as a speaker at a fundraising event in West Hollywood, California for the

Harvey Levin -- TMZ Staff Gets Revenge During ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Harvey Levin
TMZ Staff Gets Revenge During ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Never has the TMZ staff so quickly assembled for an outing ... lining up to douse Harvey over ... and over ... and over.  More than a dozen staffers double-fisted sippy cups filled with the… READ MORE >

Harvey's NFL Pick (Week 5) -- The Chicken Or the Reg?

Harvey's NFL Pick
The Chicken or the Reg??

With a commanding 3-1 record, Harvey Levin IS ON FIRE PEOPLE!!!!And he's looking to extend his streak with ANOTHER week of NFL domination in our Week 5 matchup -- Packers vs. Lions. So, heeeeere… READ MORE >

- 348 days ago
Harvey Levin's Week 2 NFL Pick -- Colin Kaepernick Will Look Good with One Eyebrow

Harvey Levin Picks NFL Winner
Kaepernick Will Look Good With One Eyebrow

No rest for the San Francisco 49ers this week who take on the rival Seattle Seahawks ... in what we're calling Eyebrow Bowl I.Harvey "Hervis" Levin fell to 0-1 after picking the Giants last week.… READ MORE >

- 368 days ago
Harvey Levin Picks NFL Winner -- 'Football Is a Theatrical Sport'

Harvey Levin Picks NFL Winner
'Football Is a Theatrical Sport'

It's that time of the year ... THE NFL IS BACK ... which means it's time for our resident sports expert Harvey Levin to start picking winners!!!!First up, The New York Giants vs.… READ MORE >

- 376 days ago
Harvey Levin Picks NFL Winner -- 'My Assistant Is a Curse'

Harvey Levin Picks NFL Winner
'My Assistant is a Curse'

We've pin-pointed the source of Harvey Levin's losing streak ... his assistant Tyler ... and now our fearless leader (2-4) has a brand new strategy to shake the monkey off his back for our week 7… READ MORE >

- 699 days ago
'Artist' Dog Bites (Little) Man

'The Artist' Dog
Bites (Little) Man

Talk about ingratitude. Harvey made a passionate case for Uggie -- the dog that stole the show in "The Artist" -- to walk the red carpet at the Oscars. In case you didn't know, he's been snubbed… READ MORE >

- 937 days ago
Gloria Allred vs. Gloria Allred: Who'd You Rather?

Gloria Allred vs. Gloria Allred
Who'd You Rather?

Here is TMZ's faux Gloria Allred in L.A. today (left) -- and the real Gloria Allred at one of her hundreds of news conferences (right). Question is ... **Be sure to tune into tonight's TMZ on TV… READ MORE >

- 1420 days ago
TMZ Honcho -- What's Good for the Goose ...

TMZ Honcho
What's Good for the Goose ...

TMZ has learned ... our boss got a ticket today! How do you like them apples?Sources close to Harvey Levin tell TMZ he was driving in Venice, CA when he was pulled over by police. We're told Levin… READ MORE >

- 1474 days ago
Oksana Claims Mel Targeted TMZ Exec In Death Plot

Claims Mel Targeted TMZ Exec in Death Plot

There's a story circulating that Oksana Grigorieva told authorities Mel Gibson plotted to break the kneecaps of a "Hollywood figure." Well that story is about TMZ's Harvey Levin, spoon-fed by… READ MORE >

- 1518 days ago
TMZ Live: Harvey & Eli In Final Jew-Off!

TMZ Live:
Harvey & Eli in Final Jew-Off!

Today on TMZ Live -- Harvey Levin and Eli Roth competed menorah-a-menorah today to finally crown the champion of everyone's favorite game ... "Jew, Not a Jew?" Harvey and Eli were tied up 1-1… READ MORE >

- 1741 days ago

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