The Final Curtain
To all good things, an end must come, and on that note, I'd like to take this chance to pay tribute to the following entertainers & directors who've departed this mortal coil since we last met:
(Actress) - "The Wasp Woman", "Queen of Outer Space"
(aka PAT CRANSHAW) (Actor) - "The Amazing Transparent Man",
"Curse of The Swamp Creature" (TV), "Ed Wood", "Herbie: Fully Loaded"
(Actress) - "Behind The Mask", "Blithe Spirit" ('45)
(Comedian/Actor) - "The Projectionist", "Casper: A
Spirited Beginning", "Little Nicky"
"Star Trek" (60's TV series), "Star Trek" films I -
VI, "Jason of Star Command" (TV)
HARRIS (Actor) -
"Orca", "Harry Potter & the Sorceror's Stone",
"Harry Potter & The Chamber of Secrets"
(Actor) - "Big Fish", "House of 1,000 Corpses', "The Devil's
"Swiss Family Robinson" (' 60), "The Wrong Box",
"Frankenstein" (TV- '92)
"Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home", "Star Trek VI: The
Undiscovered Country", "Alligator 2"
(Comedian/Actor) - "The Wiz", "Superman 3", "The Muppet Movie"
(Voiceover Artist) - Voice of "Tony The Tiger", also sang
the lead "Grim Grinning Ghost" vocals for Disneyland's Haunted Mansion, also
"You're A Mean One, Mr. Grinch" in the animated holiday special "How The
Grinch Stole Christmas".
REEVE (Actor) -
"Superman" I-IV, "Village of the Damned" ('95)
(Comedian/Actor) - "The Wiz"
"The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai", "Ghost",
(Actor/Comedian) - "The Monitors", "Silent Scream",
"Caveman", "Dracula, Dead & Loving It"
(Actor) - "The Changeling", "Firestarter", "A Christmas
Carol" (TV- '84)
(Actress) - "Back To the Future" 1 & 3
(Voiceover Artist/Ventriloquist) - Voice of classic
Hanna-Barbera cartoon villains Dick Dastardly and Gargamel of "The Smurfs"
(Actress) - "The Night of the Hunter", "Who Slew Auntie
Roo?", "Pete's Dragon", "The Poseidon Adventure"
(Dir.) "The Uninvited"
(Actor & Director) "Piranha", "Eating Raoul" & "Frankenweenie"
(Actor) "Sinbad The Sailor" & "Ghost Story"
(Actor) "Frankenstein: The True Story" (TV) & "The Hunchback of Notre Dame" ('82, TV)
(Actor) The "Star Wars" Trilogy & "Murder By Death"
(Actor) "The Night Stalker" (TV) & "CHUD 2"
(Actor) "Black Dragons" & "The Crimson Ghost" (both movie serials)
(Actor) "Hercules" and several other "sword & sand" epics.
(Actor) "Bedknobs & Broomsticks" & "Mary Poppins"
(Dir.) "Barbarella" & "Blood & Black Lace"
(Actor) The Amityville Horror, Guilty As Charged, Mars Attacks!
(Actress) Planet Of The Apes, Beneath & Escape From The Planet Of The Apes, The 7th Victim
(Actor) King Kong ('76), The Spectre Of Edgar Allen Poe, House Of 1,000 Corpses
(Actor) Journey Back To Oz (voice-over), The Muppet Movie, The Loved One
(Actor) Revenge Of The Creature, Tarantula, The Mole People, Nightbreed (& several others)
(Actor) The Thing ('51), The Beast From 20,000 Fathoms, Strange Invaders (& several others)
(Actress) The Fearmaker (aka Rancho del miedo)
(Actor) Mortal Kombat, Deep Rising, Pirates Of The Caribbean: The Curse Of The Black Pearl
(Director) Conquest Of & Battle For The Planet Of The Apes, Happy Birthday To Me
(Actor) The Omen, The Boys From Brazil, Spellbound
(Actor) - Phantom Of The Opera ('43), Cocoon, *batteries not included
(Actor) - Blacula, Scream Blacula Scream, Abby, The Fisher King
(Actor) - Carrie, Alligator, Lady In White
(Actress) - The Beast With 5 Fingers, Red Planet Mars, Blackenstein
(Actor) - The Cat & The Canary ('39), Ghost Breakers, The Muppet Movie
(Screenwriter) - Superman, Superman 2, Superman 3, Santa Claus: the Movie
(Actor) - The Wonderful World Of The Brothers Grimm, The Love Bug, The Little Mermaid (voice-over)
(Actor) - Voice-over artist for the '57 cartoon series "Tom Terrific" and the voice of Eustace on "Courage, The Cowardly Dog"
More to Come
I am sure
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Till Next Time.
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