John Benedict Hillerman (born December 20, 1932) is an American actor. Hillerman appeared on Broadway in 1959 and worked in live performances in a variety of venues before making his motion picture debut in 1970. He had roles in such noteworthy films as The Last Picture Show (1971), What's Up Doc? (1972), High Plains Drifter (1973), Paper Moon (1973), Blazing Saddles (1974), and Chinatown (1974).
In 1975, he was a co-star in Ellery Queen as Simon Brimmer. From 1976 to 1980, he had a recurring role as Mr. Conners on the television series One Day at a Time , and he co-starred as Betty White's ex-husband on the short-lived The Betty White Show in 1977.
He is probably best remembered for his role as former British Army Sergant Major Jonathan Quayle Higgins III ("Higgins") on the television series Magnum, P.I. (1980–88). He had acted as Magnum's foil and often used Higgins's catchphrase, "Oh my God!" whenever Magnum did something Hillerman's character would probably call, "Utterly ridiculous and stupid!"
Description: This item is for one of John Hillerman's Signed Cancelled Checks. There are two checks to choose from. Please make a note in selection which one you want or one will be chosen for you. All checks are Yellow in color and signed John Hillerman. Item also comes with Picture as shown which is suitable for framing.
Condition: All checks are in Near Mint cancelled condition. Each signature on both checks is very clear and visible without obstructions.
Documentation: This item is fully documented by three sources. First it has a PSA/DNA Pre-Certified Authentication status. This is a service that was provided to RR Auctions and this item within. It means that this item has previously been reviewed by experts at PSA/DNA and is absolutely guaranteed to pass final testing and marking. Further It means that these signed checks of John Hillerman which they personally examined and is in their opinion authentic. Further they state that the signature(s) are consistent considering slant, flow, pen pressure, letter size and other characteristics that are typical of the other exemplars that they compared against. Pre-Certified PSA /DNA is to let buyers know beforehand that upon item being sent in for official final marking and certification that it is guaranteed to be authentic, in their opinion. Second, the item will come with a Certificate of Authenticity from the famous RR Auction where item was purchased by us originally. Third you will also get a Certificate from Reel Art. You will also get a copy of the invoice from RR Auction a to further prove authenticity.
The item described is guaranteed to be of the time period and condition as described, has been exported legally and is legal to buy and sell under all international laws relating to cultural patrimony.
The item does not come as shown framed in picture. Frame is a option above. It is a Designer (Arnoldus) Acrylic 10 x 13 inch frame with metal standoff pegs. The item mounts to wall and stands off from wall about 1 inch.