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The 9 Most Iconic Scream Queens of All-Time

The 9 most iconic scream queens of all-time listed here. From Sheryl Lee to Linnea Quigley. See if your favorite made the cut.     Sheryl Lee in David Lynch’s Twin Peaks   Sheryl Lee is an American actress most famous for her role as Laura Palmer in the mind-bending David Lynch production Twin Peaks… read more »

Sheryl Lee

A story is only as good as it’s question. And few questions ever really capture our collective imaginations to the extent that they become part of our shared consensus reality, but who killed Laura Palmer was one such question. Laura Palmer was the cinematic vehicle David Lynch used to introduce Sheryl Lee, an iconic scream-queen,… read more »

Deborah Dutch

Deborah Dutch is an American actress and spitfire transmogrified into a B-movie aristocrat. She was born on May 17th, 1951 in Titusville, New Jersey. She is renowned for roles in such films as Hard to Die (1990) costarring with Monique Gabrielle, Kelli Maroney and Toni Naples and Dinosaur Island (1994) and many others films. Nostalgia… read more »

Michelle Bauer

Michelle Bauer is an American film actress who has gained a cult following for her numerous roles often in infamous b-movie classics. She has been acting in motion pictures since the early ’80s. Ms. Bauer is best known for cinematic classics such as Sorority Babes in the Slimeball Bowl-O-Rama (1988) and Dinosaur Island (1994). Working… read more »

Gail Thackray

Gail Thackray is an English actor born in 1964. Her filmography has spanned several decades. 1990 was a big year for Gail Thackray, starring in several Jim Wynorski directed films. That year saw Thackray being cast in Sorority House Massacre II (1990), a Wynorski directed film where she costarred with Melissa Moore and Toni Naples. Later in… read more »

Brinke Stevens

The actress Brinke Stevens was born on September 20th, 1954 in San Diego, California. She has since gained significant cult fame as a scream queen in horror movies. She studied marine biology at San Diego State University, and was pursuing her masters degree in dolphin communication, but was expelled from the program when she started… read more »

Felissa Rose

The actress and scream-queen Felissa Rose was born on May 23th, 1969 in New York City. She became known for her appearances in cult horror films and specifically Sleepaway Camp. Felissa Rose Biography Felissa first appeared in the cult horror film Sleepaway Camp in 1983. After this, she quit acting in order to study at NYU…. read more »

Barbara Crampton

The actress and scream-queen Barbara Crampton was born on December 27th, 1958 on Long Island, New York. She grew up in the American Northeast, traveling with her father who was a carny with traveling fairs. Crampton studied theater in college, and then moved to Los Angeles. She started appearing in various films in the early… read more »

Janelle Brady

Janelle Brady is an actress and scream-queen known for her roles in the Troma B-movie classic Class Of Nuke ‘Em High and The Allnighter in 1987 with John Terlesky. Janelle Brady Biography Janelle Brady (also known as Jill) was born on September 23rd, 1962 as Janelle Christian. She began acting in various B-films and starred most… read more »

Pamela Springsteen

Pamela Springsteen is more than simply an actress. She is a pop culture icon woven into the tapestry of the 1980s. The sister to music legend Bruce Springsteen, she was already popular culture royalty, but in 1982 she made her cinematic debut in Fast Times at Ridgemont High – delivering a shining performance and claiming… read more »

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