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Ennio Girolami

Ennio Girolami is an Italian actor best known for his roles in The Last Shark (1981), 1990: The Bronx Warriors (1982) and Warriors of the Wasteland (1983).   Filmography What the Chambermaid Saw (1973) Rome: The Other Side of Violence (1976) Il giorno del Cobra (1980) as Martino  The Last Shark (1981) as Matt Rosen … read more »

David Dunard

David Dunard is an instantly recognizable actor even if few know his name. Seeing him reflexively elicits an immediate almost Pavlovian response of recognition. An instant sense of familiarity washes over you, even if the conscious mind can’t give voice to the gnawing and somewhat nebulous feeling of déjà vu. To society at large Dunard may… read more »

J. Marvin Campbell

J. Marvin Campbell is a popular American actor who appeared in iconic television shows like Twin Peaks (1991) as a military police officer, or the cult classic science-fiction film Seedpeople (1992). He also appeared in 1994’s The Puppet Masters. Filmography Twin Peaks (1991) S02E13 Seedpeople (1992) as Deputy Fraser Ruby (1992) The Puppet Masters (1994)… read more »

Al Cliver

Al Cliver is an actor best known for his starring roles in 2020 Texas Gladiators, a 1982 post-apocalyptic film costarring with George Eastman, Sabrina Siani and Harrison Muller. As well for his performance in Endgame – Bronx lotta finale(1983).   Filmography The Damned (1969) Le 10 meraviglie dell’amore (1969) Il saprofita (1974) Waves of Lust… read more »

Jeffrey Combs

Jeffrey Combs is classically trained, versatile actor masterfully adroit at playing the villain with effortless ease while infusing his performance with the slightest bouquet dark humor. He has been compared to such legends as Vincent Price, which (and I had to ask) is quite the compliment. Mr. Combs has starred in such films as Re-Animator… read more »

Harrison Muller

Harrison Muller Jr is an actor best known for his roles in the films 2020 Texas Gladiators (1982) and The Throne of Fire (1983) both films in which he costarred alongside with Sabrina Siani. His father, Harrison Muller Sr, is also a former actor. Filmography Monsignor (1982) 2020 Texas Gladiators (1982) The Lonely Lady (1983)… read more »

Giancarlo Prete

Giancarlo Prete is a famous Italian actor – the family surname ‘Prete‘ is a figure of speech referring to a member of the clergy while ‘Giancarlo’ is Italian for “John Charles“. He is a well-credentialed actor acclaimed for his fulsome career in film that spanned from the late sixties into the 1980s. A buxom resume brimming… read more »

Fred Williamson

Fred Williamson is an American actor born on March 5th, 1938 in Gary, Indiana. The definition of Fred Williamson…unapologetic alpha male, confident, but never cocky. A performer with Apollonian features and a dollop of grindhouse blaxploitation. A leading man among leading men, marinated in genuine American kick ass swagger. I swear you’ll forget your inborn white guilt… read more »

Michael Berryman

Michael Berryman is a wildly unique and unforgettable actor, born on September 4th, 1948 in Los Angeles. Suffering from a condition called ectodermal dysplasia, he has no sweat glands, hair, or fingernails. You might at first glance misjudge him – failing to see the talented actor inside. He looks less like an actor and more like… read more »

Brad Dunker

Brad Dunker is known for classic Troma films as Class of Nuke ‘Em High (1986) where he played Gonzo. Watching Brad Dunker in Class of Nuke ‘Em High (1986) is hands down more fun than candlelight prayer vigils. Every time I watch it I’m always blown away like dandelion spores in the summertime at how… read more »

Gil Brenton

Gil Brenton is an iconic cult actor famous for starring in such Troma classics b-movies like Class of Nuke ‘Em High (1986) and Citizen Toxie: The Toxic Avenger IV (2000). If you’ve slipped into a post-Christmas depression don’t fret these beauties are sure to put a spring in your step. These movies go hand and… read more »

Robert Prichard

Robert Prichard is an iconic cult b-movie actor, born in 1956 to American parents in Germany. He gained a meteoric ascent in cult stature with his starring in such Troma classics like The Toxic Avenger (1984) and Class of Nuke ‘Em High (1986). Filmography The Toxic Avenger (1984) as Slug Class of Nuke ‘Em High… read more »

Brick Bronsky

Brick Bronsky is an American actor famous for starring in numerous cult classic Troma b-movies like Sgt. Kabukiman N.Y.P.D. (1990), Class of Nuke ‘Em High Part II: Subhumanoid Meltdown (1991) and Class of Nuke ‘Em High Part 3: The Good, the Bad and the Subhumanoid (1994). Born as Jeffrey Beltzner in 1964, he was a… read more »

George Eastman

George Eastman is an Italian actor. He was born as Luigi Montefiori in Italy on August 16th, 1942. A standard in 80’s Italian sword and sorcery, post-apocalyptic, and exploitation films, he is famous for starring in such films as Ironmaster (1983), Warriors of the Wasteland (1983), The Barbarians (1987) and Blastfighter (1984). He also ventured… read more »

Pietro Torrisi

Pietro Torrisi is an actor born in 1940 into an Italian family. The world was embroiled in global conflict. Mussolini was still leader and had yet to be publicly hung by the neck. Over the course of his career he starred in countless movies spanning many decades. Many of them in the sword and sandal… read more »

Miles O’Keeffe

Miles O’Keeffe is an actor born on June 20th, 1954 in Ripley, Tennessee. After attending college in Tennessee and Mississippi, playing football and studying psychology and political science, he became a prison counselor in Tennessee. He moved to California after a couple years, in order to play for a semi-pro rugby team, but ended up… read more »

Paul Bartel

Paul Bartel is an actor and producer famous for roles in Roger Corman‘s Death Race 2000, Chopping Mall and Amazon Women on the Moon. Biography Bartel was born on August 6th, 1938 in Brooklyn, New York. He studied film at UCLA and then went to film school in Rome. He joined the United States military… read more »

Michael Ironside

The cult film actor Michael Ironside was born on February 12th, 1950 in Toronto, Canada. He was born Frederick Reginald Ironside, and is a science fiction fan, gravitating towards those roles. Biography Playing a tough guy role in many films, his first role was in Scanners in 1981. He continued to do other cult films in… read more »

Stephen Root

Stephen Root is truly a national treasure. Few may know his name, but most have been touched by his work whether they realize it or not. His is a all-around brilliant performer with an impressively wide array of talents. An actor who’s long and ubiquitous career weaves effortlessly between comedic and dramatic performances. It might… read more »

Richard Lynch

Richard Lynch has had an extraordinarily prolific acting career that is made even more impressive when you understand the transformative events in the life of this man that undoubtedly shaped him. As a young man Richard Lynch was hospitalized for an accident in which he received debilitating burns that covered more than 70% of his… read more »