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Heroes of Cult

The following are Heroes of Cult that we are Cult Faction feel are worthy of praise and checking out:

Bernie Casey passes away aged 78

It is Cult Faction's sad duty to announce that Hero of Cult Bernie Casey has  passed away at the age of ...
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Chris Reccardi – The bass man from behind the scenes

Chris Reccardi may not be a name you can recall instantly but his portfolio of work is most impressive, known ...
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David Hedison – Leiter, Felix Leiter

Born Albert David Hedison in Providence, Rhode Island, on May 27th 1927 to his Armenian parents.  His career was crafted ...
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Don Calfa passes away aged 76

It is Cult Faction's sad duty to report that renowned character actor Don Calfa has passed away at the age ...
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Donald Moffat – It’s a Presidential Thing!

If you asked most people to remark on Donald Moffat's career, they'd most probably respond with "Who??", but Moffat played ...
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Geoffrey Hayes – A Life Over The Rainbow

"Up above the streets and houses, rainbow climbing high, Everyone can see it smiling over the sky. Paint the whole ...
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George Morfogen passes away aged 85

It is Cult Faction's sad duty to report that George Morfogen has passed away at the age of 85 years ...
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Heores of Cult: Esai Morales

Esai Manuel Morales Jr. was born on October 1st 1962 in Brooklyn, New York and attended the School of Performing ...
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Hero of Cult: Don Stroud

Donald Lee "Don" Stroud was born on September 1st 1943 in Honolulu, Hawaii. He is the son of comedian and vaudevillien Clarence ...
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Hero of Cult: Robert Z’Dar

Robert Z'Dar was born Robert J. Zdarsky on June 3rd 1950 in Chicago, Illinois, Z'Dar was of Lithuanian descent. He first started acting ...
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Heroes of Cult: “Big” Ron Tarr

Ronald Lawrence Morisco-Tarr, professionally known as Ron Tarr (14th November 1936 – 20th October 1997) was a British television and film ...
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Heroes of Cult: Adrian Pasdar

Adrian Kayvan Pasdar was born in Pittsfield, Massachusetts on April 30th 1965 is an American actor, voice artist, and film ...
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Heroes of Cult: Al Leong

Albert "Al" Leong was born September 30, 1952  in St. Louis, Missouri, and grew up in Los Angeles, California. He made ...
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Heroes of Cult: Alan Rickman

To some he was a Sheriff, a monk, to others a terrorist. Some saw him as a teacher, others as ...
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Heroes of Cult: Annie Potts

"WEEEEE GOT ONEEEEE!" Annie Potts was born in Nashville, Tennessee on October 28th 1952, as the third daughter of Powell Grisette ...
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Heroes of Cult: Anthony James

Anthony James (born James Anthony) was born on July 22nd 1942 in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. He was the only ...
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Heroes of Cult: Azura Skye

Azura Skye (birth name: Azura Dawn Storozynski) was born on November 8th 1981 in Northridge, California in her grandmother's house ...
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Heroes of Cult: Bela Lugosi

He was the original Count Dracula who remains an icon of horror even today! His name... Bela Lugosi. Béla Ferenc ...
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Heroes of Cult: Bernard Cribbins

Born in 1928 Bernard Cribbins career has spanned over 70 years. A career that has seen him appear alongside Peter ...
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Heroes of Cult: Bernard Hill

Bernard Hill was born in Blackley, Manchester on December 17th 1944 and attended Xaverian College, and then Manchester Polytechnic School of Drama at ...
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Heroes of Cult: Bernie Casey

Bernard Terry "Bernie" Casey was born June 8th 1939 in Wyco, West Virginia, the son of Flossie (Coleman) and Frank Leslie Casey. He ...
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Heroes of Cult: Betty White

Betty White celebrated her 93rd birthday this week. The age-defying TV titan is best known for her roles on The ...
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Heroes of Cult: Billy Drago – The Frequent Villain

Frequently cast as the bad guy in films such as Pale Rider with Clint Eastwood, and The Untouchables with Kevin ...
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Heroes of Cult: Blue Demon (El Demonio Azul)

Born in April 24, 1922 in Nuevo Leon, Mexico, Alejandro Munoz Moreno was the fifth of twelve siblings in his ...
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Heroes of Cult: Bouncer

If there ever was a Mount Rushmore of Pets from Television Programmes (and in my head there is) then surely one of ...
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Heroes of Cult: Branscombe Richmond

Character actor, singer and stuntman Branscombe Richmond was born in Los Angeles, California on August 8th 1955. He is the son of actor and stuntman ...
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Heroes of Cult: Brian Glover

"You play to your strengths in this game, and my strength is as a bald-headed, rough-looking Yorkshireman". Brian Glover (2nd ...
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Heroes of Cult: Brian Thompson

Thompson was born on August 28th 1959 in Ellensburg, Washington and raised in Longview. He attended Central Washington University, where ...
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Heroes of Cult: Brick Bronsky

Born in 1964, Jeff Beltzner aka Brick Bronsky, gained fame as an American actor, film producer, professional wrestler and sports promoter ...
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Heroes of Cult: Burgess Meredith

Burgess Meredith, The raspy-voiced character actor with unruly hair and a grimacing yet humorous nature displayed his versatile acting skills in ...
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Heroes of Cult: Carl Franklin

Remembered by many for his role as Captain Crane alongside Lance Legault's Col. Decker in The A-Team, Carl Franklin's influence on ...
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Heroes of Cult: Caroline Munro

Caroline Munro was born on 16th January 1949 in Windsor, England. When she was 17 years old her mother and a photographer ...
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Heroes of Cult: Catherine Bach

Catherine Bach was born on March 1st 1954 in Warren, Ohio. She is descended from the Verdugo family, one of California's earliest landed families. She ...
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Heroes of Cult: Chris Latta

Christopher Charles Collins was born on August 30th 1949. He became professionally known as Chris Latta when he rose to fame ...
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Heroes of Cult: Christopher Eccleston

It’s hard to imagine but for sixteen years there was no new series Doctor Who  on TV. Yes we had ...
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Heroes of Cult: Chuck Wagner

Chuck Wagner played Automan, the title character of an American science fiction superhero television series produced by Glen A. Larson. It ...
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Heroes of Cult: Clancy Brown

Not many men can lay claim to the fact that they have battled The Highlander, Ben10, Spiderman, the Justice League, ...
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Heroes of Cult: Clint Howard

Clint Howard was born on April 20th 1959 in Burbank, California. Hailing from a showbiz family, his parents Rance Howard and Jean ...
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Heroes of Cult: Clint Mansell

He’s been described as “THE man”, “All clutch” and “That freak from the bomb squad who sits, pliers perched, waiting ...
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Heroes of Cult: Colin Baker

For years the mere mention of Colin Bakers name would make many a ‘Whovian’ rest their head in their hands ...
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Heroes of Cult: Corey Burton

"In 1972 a crack commando unit was sent to prison by a military court for a crime they didn't commit ...
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Heroes of Cult: Curtis Armstrong

Curtis Armstrong was born on November 27th 1953 in Detroit, Michigan, USA. He is the son of Norma E. (née ...
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Heroes of Cult: David Bowie

Bowie dabbled in acting from the earliest stages of his career, appearing as a hard-to-kill wraith in the goofy 1967 ...
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Heroes of Cult: David Carradine

David Carradine was born  John Arthur Carradine on December 8, 1936. He first appeared on the Cult Faction radar as Kwai ...
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Heroes of Cult: David Tennant

From his first appearance in 1974 Tom Baker seemed to win every ‘favourite Doctor’ poll. To many he was the ...
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Heroes of Cult: Denise Nickerson – The Girl famous for being a Blueberry

Denise Nickerson, the child star who was most famous for just one role, that of Violet Beauregarde in the 1971 ...
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Heroes of Cult: Diana Rigg

Diana Rigg was born on July 20th 1938 in Doncaster, England. She trained as an actress at the Royal Academy of ...
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Heroes of Cult: Dirk Benedict

Dirk Benedict (birth name: Dirk Niewoehner) was born on March 1st 1945 in Helena, Montana. He was the son of Pricilla Mella ...
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Heroes of Cult: Don Gibb

He's that big guy you recognise on the screen. He's that guy who did that movie with Van Damme, He ...
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Heroes of Cult: Don S. Davis

Don Sinclair Davis was born on 4th August 1942 in Aurora, Missouri, USA. He earned a Bachelor of Science degree in theatre ...
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Heroes of Cult: Dorian Harewood

Dorian Harewood is a name you might not recognise but if you do not recognise his face then you will ...
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Heroes of Cult: Doug Hutchison

Doug Hutchison was born in Dover, Delaware on May 26th 1960. He attended Apple Valley High School in Apple Valley, ...
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Heroes of Cult: Douglas Rain – The voice of HAL 9000

On 11th November, the Canadian actor Douglas Rain passed away at the age of 90.  "What does that mean to ...
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Heroes of Cult: El Santo

El Santo is arguably the most famous Mexican who ever lived. EL Santo was born Rodolfo Guzmán Huerta (September 23, ...
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Heroes of Cult: Emilia Clarke

Terminator Genisys is a steaming pile of molten metal and yet somehow rising from it was Emilia Clarke.  If you're a ...
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Heroes of Cult: Emilio Rivera

Emilio Rivera was born on February 24th 1961 in San Antonio, Texas, U.S.A; he was the oldest child of four ...
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Heroes of Cult: Erin Gray

Erin Gray was born on January 7th 1950, in Honolulu, Hawaii and at the age of 15 years old she had a chance ...
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Heroes of Cult: Erland Van Lidth De Jeude

Standing at 6'6" and weighing in at 340-pounds, Erland Van Lidth De Jeude cast an intimidating presence that made his appearances on ...
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Heroes of Cult: Fairuza Balk

Fairuza Balk was born as Fairuza Alejandra Feldthouse in Point Reyes, California on May 21st 1974. Her mother Cathryn Balk, has ...
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Heroes of Cult: Fenella Fielding – England’s first lady of the double entendre

Fenella Fielding's ancestral background is quite a mixed affair, her father was Lithuanian Jewish and her mother was Romanian Jewish.  ...
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Heroes of Cult: Fred Williamson

Frederick Robert Williamson Sr., nicknamed "The Hammer" was born on March 5th 1938 in Gary, Indiana, USA.  He initially gained fame ...
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Heroes of Cult: Gary Jones

Gary Jones was born on 4th January 1958 in Swansea, Wales, U.K. He joined the improv group "Mission Improvable." the ...
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Heroes of Cult: George “Buck” Flower

There are not many actors who can say they played (basically) the same character throughout their entire career! When asked ...
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Heroes of Cult: Gordon Liu

Gordon Chia-Hui Liu was born Xian Jinxi on August 22, 1955 in Guangdong Province, China. His name changed upon adoption. He trained ...
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Heroes of Cult: Guy Pearce

Never one to hog the limelight, the past few years have been a remarkably fertile time for Guy Pearce. He's appeared ...
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Heroes of Cult: Harold Lloyd

In an era where CGI takes the danger out of acting and those who do their own stunts make sure ...
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Heroes of Cult: Haruo Nakajima

Haruo Nakajima was born on January 1st 1929 in Yamagata, Japan. He is considered by many to be the best ...
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Heroes of Cult: Heather Langenkamp

She was the girl who battled back against one of cinemas most vile creations. She cracked the Freddy code and ...
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Heroes of Cult: Heather Thomas

Heather Thomas was born in Greenwich, Connecticut, USA on September 8th 1957. She graduated from Santa Monica High School in ...
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Heroes of Cult: Hiroshi Fujioka

Kunihiro Fujioka was born on February 19th 1946 in Kuma, Japan. He became better known by his stage name Hiroshi Fujioka, and as ...
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Heroes of Cult: Ismael ‘East’ Carlo

Ismael Manny "East" Carlo was born on January 29, 1942) in Cabo Rojo, Puerto Rico, and was later raised in ...
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Heroes of Cult: Jack Angel

Jack Angel was born October 24, 1930 in Modesto, California and he gained fame as an American actor who has worked ...
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Heroes of Cult: Jack Elam

William Scott Elam, professionally known as Jack Elam was born on November 13th 1920 and grew up picking cotton and lost ...
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Heroes of Cult: Jack Nance

Few images in contemporary cinema resonate as the startling poster for the director David Lynch's equally startling feature debut, the ...
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Heroes of Cult: James Hong

You probably know longtime Hollywood character actor James Hong as either David Lo Pan in Big Trouble In Little China or ...
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Heroes of Cult: James Remar

The man behind on of the most distinctive voices in Hollywood was born William James Remar was born December 31st 1953 in Boston, ...
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Heroes of Cult: James Tolkan

James Stewart Tolkan was born in Calumet, Michigan on June 12th 1931.  He attended the University of Iowa, Coe College, the ...
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Heroes of Cult: Jane Badler

Jane Badler was born on December 31st 1953 in Brooklyn, New York and gained fame as an actress and singer. Badler first ...
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Heroes of Cult: Jason Bernard

Jason Bernard was born in Chicago, Illinois on May 17th 1938 and burst onto our screens in 1969 with roles in The Bold ...
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Heroes of Cult: Jason David Frank

He is the Power Rangers' Power Ranger! The Ranger that cannot die! He also proved his point by turning his ...
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Heroes of Cult: Jeff Fahey

Jeffrey David "Jeff" Fahey was born on November 29th 1952 in Olean, New York, and raised in Buffalo, New York, from the age ...
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Heroes of Cult: Joe Maneely

Born on 18th February 1926, Joseph "Joe" Maneely was an American comic book artist who he co-created the characters The Black ...
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Heroes of Cult: John Amos

John A. Amos, Jr. was born in Newark, New Jersey, USA on December 27th 1939.  He graduated from Colorado State University qualifying ...
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Heroes of Cult: John Cunliffe – Postman Pat Creator

To most children of the 80’s, 90’s, 00’s and the 10’s (if that can be such a term), John Cunliffe ...
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Heroes of Cult: John Dierkes

John Dierkes was born on February 10th 1905 in Cincinnati, Ohio, USA. Later he attended Brown University in Providence, Rhode ...
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Heroes of Cult: John Quade

Not many men have gone toe-to-toe with Buck Rogers, Michael Knight, Steve McQueen, David Carradine, Clint Eastwood, The A-Team and ...
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Heroes of Cult: John Swartzwelder

If you like The Simpsons then there's a chance you used to love it and if you did, then it’s ...
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Heroes of Cult: John Williams

Hollywood legend John Williams has provided the soundtrack to many a movie fan's childhood, with the composer crafting iconic scores ...
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Heroes of Cult: Jon Pertwee

Jon Pertwee is best remembered as the third Doctor, the first action Doctor and a lovable, if slightly creepy, scarecrow ...
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Heroes of Cult: Jonathan Harris

Jonathan Harris (born Jonathan Charasuchin - November 6, 1914 – November 3, 2002) was an American character actor. He earns his ...
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Heroes of Cult: Judy Geeson

Judy Geeson was Born in Arundel, Sussex, on 10th September 1948. At the age of ten years old her family ...
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Heroes of Cult: Kane Hodder

He has the unique horror distinction of being the only man to play Jason Voorhees, Leatherface, Victor Crowley and Freddy ...
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Heroes of Cult: Katherine Isabelle

Katharine Isabelle was born on November 2nd 1981 in Vancouver, British Columbia, the daughter of emmy award winning art and production designer Graeme ...
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Heroes of Cult: Ken Foree

There are not many actors as distinctive as Ken Foree. His on screen presence has helped define many a movie ...
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Heroes of Cult: Ken Wahl

Mysterious, monumental, meritorious, Ken Wahl burst onto the Cult Faction radar in 1979 as Richie the leader of The Wanderers! ...
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Heroes of Cult: Kene Holiiday

Kenneth Earl "Kene" Holliday (born June 25, 1949) is an American character actor of stage, film, and television, best known ...
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Heroes of Cult: Kenny Everett

A comedian, DJ, presenter and a singer with a top ten single. In the modern day this would be the ...
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Heroes of Cult: Kenny Loggins

Over the past four decades, Kenny Loggins has produced 12 platinum albums and won two Grammys. All well and good ...
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Heroes of Cult: Keye Luke

Keye Luke was born in Guangzhou, China on June 18th 1904, to a father who owned an art shop. Luke grew ...
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Heroes of Cult: Kyle MacLachlan

Kyle Merritt MacLachlan was born in Yakima, Washington, on February 22nd 1959. His mother, Catherine (née Stone), was a public relations director, ...
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Heroes of Cult: Lee Tergesen

He has the face you can't place but you know you have seen him before. A solid character actor whose ...
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Heroes of Cult: Lorenzo Music

Lorenzo Music was an American actor, voice actor, writer, television producer and musician. Music's best-known roles include voicing the animated ...
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Heroes of Cult: Mamie Van Doren

Joan Lucille Olander was born in Rowena, South Dakota, the daughter of Warner Carl Olander and Lucille Harriet Bennett. In 1939, the ...
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Heroes of Cult: Marc Singer

Marc Singer was born on January 29th 1948 in Vancouver, British Columbia and raised in Corpus Christi, Texas. His parents both ...
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Heroes of Cult: Mark Margolis

Mark Margolis was born on November 26th 1939 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, to a Jewish immigrant family from Europe. He went to Temple University briefly ...
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Heroes of Cult: Marta DuBois

Marta Estela DuBois was born on December 15th 1952 in David, Chiriquí, Panama. She debuted on the big screen as Shady Landeros ...
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Heroes of Cult: Masaaki Sakai

Masaaki Sakai was born August 6th 1946, he was the son of Shunji Sakai, a famous comedian in Japan, Sakai initially ...
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Heroes of Cult: Matt Smith

How important is it that the actor playing the ‘Doctor’ is a fan? How important is their age? How important ...
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Heroes of Cult: Max Wright – The Co-Star upstaged by an Inanimate Object

Best known for being Willie Tanner, the father of the family that took in ALF, George Edward Maxwell Wright, better ...
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Heroes of Cult: Melinda Culea

Melinda Culea was born on May 5th, 1955 in Western Springs, Illinois - a suburb of Chicago. At the age of 20, ...
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Heroes of Cult: Michael Berryman

Michael John Berryman was born on September 4th 1948 in Los Angeles, California, United States. It was soon discovered that he was born ...
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Heroes of Cult: Michael Dudikoff

Of all the martial arts film that emerged in the 1980's, one of the most iconic was American Ninja. Its ...
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Heroes of Cult: Michael Elphick

Michael John Elphick was born on 19th September 1946 and grew up in Chichester, Sussex, where his family had a butcher's shop ...
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Heroes of Cult: Michael Ironside

Michael Ironside (born Frederick Reginald Ironside - February 12, 1950) is a Canadian method actor who has also worked as a ...
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Heroes of Cult: Michael Rooker

"I don't approach a role by saying I'll be unsavory or unlikable. I think all the roles I've done have ...
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Heroes of Cult: Mickey Jones

Mickey Jones (born June 10, 1941) is an American musician and actor. You have seen Mickey Jones in TV and ...
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Heroes of Cult: Morgan Woodward

Thomas Morgan Woodward was born on 16th September 1925 in Fort Worth, Texas, USA, and grew up in Arlington, Texas, ...
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Heroes of Cult: Noam Kaniel

The name you might not recognise - but the voice and music have been heard all around the world. The chance ...
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Heroes of Cult: Pam Grier

Perhaps the foremost icon of the Blaxploitation era, Pamela Suzette "Pam" Grier began her film career in the early 1970s ...
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Heroes of Cult: Pamela Hensley

Pamela Gail Hensley was born on October 3rd 1950 in Glendale, California, USA. She went onto study at Argyle Academy and ...
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Heroes of Cult: Patricia McPherson

Patricia McPherson was born November 27th 1954 in Oak Harbor, Washington. Her father was a high ranking naval officer. She spent ...
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Heroes of Cult: Patrick Troughton

Patrick Troughton was a well renowned versatile actor, decorated war hero, one time Robin Hood and, of course, the second ...
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Heroes of Cult: Paul McGann

If you mention the name Paul McGann, to most Whovians, they will usually look thoughtful and start to give their ...
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Heroes of Cult: Paula Malcomson

Born on 1st June 1970 in Belfast, Northern Ireland, Paula Malcomson has become a prolific character actor who manages to ...
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Heroes of Cult: Peter Cullen

Peter Claver Cullen (born July 28, 1941) is a Canadian voice actor. He is best known as the original voice ...
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Heroes of Cult: Peter Davison

Often referred to as the first young ‘Doctor’ Peter Moffett was born 13/04/51 in Streatham London. He would later change ...
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Heroes of Cult: Peter Weller

Peter Frederick Weller, Ph.D. (born June 24, 1947) is an American film and stage actor, director and history lecturer who ...
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Heroes of Cult: Quinn Martin

He was the television producer who took chances and ignited imaginations around the world. His shows were legendary and remain ...
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Heroes of Cult: Randolph Mantooth

Born on 19th September 1945 in Sacramento, California, Randolph Mantooth (born Randy DeRoy Mantooth), was the oldest of four children. Growing ...
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Heroes of Cult: Red West

Robert Gene West was born in Memphis, Tennessee in 1936 to Lois and Newton Thomas West. An excellent athlete and former U.S ...
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Heroes of Cult: Reni Santoni

Reni Santoni was born on April 21st 1939 in New York City. Growing up he briefly played professional baseball and ...
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Heroes of Cult: Richard Herd

Richard Herd has added his talents to the mix of nearly every film and tv star in the last fifty-ish ...
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Heroes of Cult: Richard Jordan

As far as legendary screen villains go Richard Jordan had the market cornered. If you were a screen hero and ...
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Heroes of Cult: Robert Davi

Robert Davi was born in Astoria, Queens, New York, the son of Maria (née Rulli) and Sal Davi on 26th ...
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Heroes of Cult: Robert Tessier

You may not know the name but the face you will have seen on the big and small screen. For Robert ...
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Heroes of Cult: Robert Walker Jr.

Robert Hudson Walker Jr. was born on April 15th 1940 in Queens, New York, the son of actors Robert Walker ...
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Heroes of Cult: Roger Delgado

Sometimes an actor leaves such a stamp on a role that for a long time all those who follow in ...
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Heroes of Cult: Rondo Hatton

Rondo Hatton was born in Hagerstown, Maryland on April 22nd 1894 to Stewart Price and Emily Zarring Hatton, a pair of Missouri-born ...
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Heroes of Cult: Shane Rimmer

Rimmer has appeared mainly in supporting roles – especially in films and television series produced in the United Kingdom, having ...
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Heroes of Cult: Simon MacCorkindale

Simon MacCorkindale, the talented British actor/producer/director, who made his international film debut as the murderer in DEATH ON THE NILE ...
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Heroes of Cult: Soledad Miranda

Soledad Miranda was born Soledad Rendón Bueno on 9th July 1943 in Seville, Spain. Soledad was the niece of the ...
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Heroes of Cult: Sonny Landham

William M. "Sonny" Landham was born on February 11th 1941 in Canton, Georgia. He is a descendant of the Cherokee and Seminole ...
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Heroes of Cult: Stan Lee – A Comic Book Legend

There isn’t a single person in the civilised World that hasn’t heard of, or influenced by, Stan Lee, or Stanley ...
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Heroes of Cult: Stephen Chow

Stephen Chow is the man who Quentin Tarantino calls him "the best actor in Hong Kong;" Chow brought Chinese cinema ...
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Heroes of Cult: Steve James

Steve James was born on February 19th 1952 and raised in New York City. His father was trumpet player Hubie James ...
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Heroes of Cult: Susan Blu

Susan Blu was born on July 12th 1948 in St. Paul, Minnesota, USA and gained fame as an American voice actress, voice ...
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Heroes of Cult: Sylvester McCoy

Sylvester McCoy was the last Doctor of the shows original run. He is also the only Doctor, to date, that ...
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Heroes of Cult: Ted McGinley

Theodore Martin "Ted" McGinley was born May 30, 1958 in Newport Beach, California, the son of Emily and Bob McGinley. He was ...
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Heroes of Cult: The Shaw Brothers

Of all the film studios across the world few have made the impact that was made by Shaw Brothers. It ...
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Heroes of Cult: Tim Curry

A defining role can be both blessing and curse. In August of 1975, the week the The Rocky Horror Picture ...
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Heroes of Cult: Todd Carty

For over 45 years this man has entertained us on the big and small screen. Many have grown up with him and ...
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Heroes of Cult: Tom “Tiny” Lister

Tom "Tiny" Lister (born Thomas Lister Jr.) was born in Pine Bluff, Arkansas, on June 24th 1958. Lister was born blind with ...
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Heroes of Cult: Tom Baker

Tom Baker is, to many fans of the show, the greatest of all the Doctors. In fact he has only ...
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Heroes of Cult: Tom Savini

Tom Savini (Thomas Vincent Savini ) was born on  November 3rd 1946 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and gained fame as an American actor, stuntman, director, and ...
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Heroes of Cult: Tony Ganios

Tony Ganios was born on October 21st 1959 in Brooklyn, New York and is of Greek-American ancestry.  At the age of 18, Ganios was ...
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Heroes of Cult: Tucker Smallwood

Often seen as THAT military actor, Tucker Smallwood can actually say he has been there and done it. With many ...
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Heroes of Cult: Tura Satana

Tura Satana (born Tura Luna Pascual Yamaguchi) was born on July 10th 1938 in Hokkaidō, Japan. Her father was a silent movie ...
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Heroes of Cult: Val Lehman

Valerie (Val) Kathleen Lehman (née Willis) was born in Western Austrailia on 15th March 1943 and is an Silver Logie award winning ...
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Heroes of Cult: Vernon Wells

Hero of Cult  Vernon George Wells was born 31st December 1945 in Rushworth, Victoria, Australia and initially popped up on ...
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Heroes of Cult: Veronica Carlson

Born on 18th September 1944 in Yorkshire, England, Veronica Mary Glazer spent the majority of her childhood with her Military ...
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Heroes of Cult: Vincent Schiavelli

Vincent Andrew Schiavelli (November 11, 1948 – December 26, 2005) was an American character actor noted for his work on ...
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Heroes of Cult: Virginia Hey

Virginia Hey (born 19 June 1952) is an Australian actress, known for her role as Pa'u Zotoh Zhaan on the ...
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Heroes of Cult: W. Morgan Sheppard

A veteran stage, screen and voice actor, W. Morgan Sheppard was an accomplished and RADA trained actor whose career spanned ...
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Heroes of Cult: Werner Herzog

Described by Janet Maslin, the New York Times critic, as the "consummate poet of doom," Herzog is one of cinema's ...
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Heroes of Cult: William Hartnell

A true hero of cult; best known for being the original Doctor. It may have turned out very different, for ...
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Heroes of Cult: William Smith

William Smith aka "Big" Bill Smith was born on March 24th 1933 was in Columbia, Missouri. Smith began his acting career ...
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Heroes of Cult: William Zabka

William Zabka was born on October 21st 1965 in New York City; both his parents worked in the film business ...
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Heroes of Cult: Wolfgang Reitherman

Wolfgang Reitherman is the definition of an unsung hero. He is not widely known and yet hast directed six of the ...
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Hiroshi Fujioka to appear in Japanese cut of Black Panther!

Hero of Cult Hiroshi Fujioka is to feature is the Japanese cut of Marvel's Black Panther movie! The original Kamen Rider ...
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James Karen – A Gentleman of Horror Mastery

James Karen was one of those actors that when you heard his name, you thought "Who?" but I guarantee that ...
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Jan-Michael Vincent passes away aged 74

It is Cult Faction's sad duty to announce that Jan-Michael Vincent passed away back on February 10th 2019 after suffering ...
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Joe Sinnot – The Inker Everyone Wanted

Born in Saugertues, New York as Joseph Leonard Sinnot on 16th October 1926 and was one of seven children to ...
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Joel Schumacher – Not The Highest Form of Intelligence in The Universe but High Enough

Joel Schumacher was born in New York City and raised by his mother after his Father died when he was ...
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John Quarmby – The Health Inspector Will See You Now Basil

John Quarmby was an understated actor but was most famous for his role as Mr Carnegie, the Health Inspector in ...
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June Foray passes away at the age of 99 years old

It is Cult Faction's sad duty to report that legendary voice actress June Foray has passed away at the age ...
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Mark Pellegrino

Mark Ross Pellegrino was born on April 9th 1965 in Los Angeles, California, United States. In 1987 he hit the big and ...
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Michael Preston

Michael Preston (birth name: Jack Davies) was born on 14th May 1938  in Hackney, London, England. Initially he trained as ...
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Mickey Jones passes away aged 76 years old

It is Cult Faction's sad duty to report that Hero of Cult Mickey Jones has passed away at the age ...
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Nadja Regin – From Serbia With Love

Nadja Regin appeared in two Bond films, From Russia With Love as the lonely girlfriend of MI6 station boss Ali ...
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Paul Darrow – Avon’s Calling

When I was a kid, there were three adults that made me tremble with fear whenever I saw them, First ...
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Peter Mayhew – Farewell to the First Wookie

When I was just 8 years old, my Dad took me to see a little-known film called Star Wars.  I ...
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Peter Vaughan passes away aged 93

It is Cult Faction's sad duty to report that Peter Vaughan has passed away at the age of 93 years ...
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Remembering “Grotbags” Carol Lee Scott (1942-2017)

To generations she was the TV witch Grotbags who caused havoc for Rod Hull and Emu, but it is now ...
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Remembering “Rowdy” Roddy Piper

"Just when you think you have all the answers, I change the questions!" It is our sad duty to report ...
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Remembering Burt Reynolds

Whilst the movie version of James Dickey's Deliverance, released in 1972, is most famous for its duelling banjos scene and ...
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Remembering Christopher Lee

Cult Faction is deeply saddened by the death of Sir Christopher Lee at the age of 93 after being hospitalised ...
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Remembering Dame June Whitfield – A Perfect Comedienne

Dame June Whitfield was, to me, the better half of Terry Medford on the TV but that role was just ...
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Remembering Derrick Sherwin – A Whose Who

There are times when the inspirational inspire from a distance, those tireless creators with massive imaginations and abundant ideas who ...
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Remembering Margot Kidder (1948-2018)

Margot Kidder, best known for her role as Superman's squeeze,  'Lois Lane', the no-nonsense investigative reporter of Daily Planet fame, ...
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Remembering Michael Parks (1940 – 2017)

It is Cult Faction's sad duty to report that Earl McGraw himself, Michael Parks, has passed away at the age ...
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Remembering Paul Darrow

Paul Darrow was a British actor best known for his role as Kerr Avon in the British Sci-Fi series Blake’s ...
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Remembering Rip Torn – The Chief of Men in Black

Born Elmore Rual Torn Jr on February 6th 1931 to parents Elmore Rual Torn Sr. and Thelma Mary Torn (nee ...
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Remembering Rutger Hauer – All Those Moments Will Be Lost like Tears in The Rain

Born Rutger Oelsen Hauer on 23rd January 1944 in Breukelen in the Netherlands during the occupation of the Netherlands by ...
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Remembering Wes Craven

It is Cult Faction's sad duty to report that Wes Craven, the man who created modern horror with the A Nightmare on ...
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Richard Erdman – A character actor’s character actor

Richard Erdman was born on June 1st 1925, he was an actor and director and was considered a successful character ...
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Ron Moody passes away aged 91

British actor Ron Moody, who was nominated for a best-actor Oscar and won a Golden Globe for his role as ...
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Sid Haig Update

Last Friday we received shocking news about Sid Haig, we now have an update from his wife that she posted ...
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Terry O’Quinn

Terry O'Quinn (Born Terrance Quinn - the 'O' was added after another registered actor already had the name Terrance Quinn) was ...
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That Guy Dick Miller…. After This Obituary, You’ll Know Dick

Some actors are known for just one film or one genre or one character, and Dick Miller isn’t one of ...
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The Amazing Life and Fantastic Times of Harlan Ellison

It’s true, up until a couple of days ago, I didn’t know who Harlan Ellison was.  I routinely check the ...
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Warren Murphy passes away aged 81

Cult Faction must sadly report that legendary writer Warren B. Murphy passed away on September 4th 2015 at his home ...
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We remember Larry DiTillio – The Fan-Boys’ Writer

Born Lawrence G DiTillio on 15th February, 1948, little is known of his upbringing but it wasn’t until in to ...
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Windsor Davies passes away aged 88

It is Cult Faction's sad duty to report that acting legend Windsor Davies passed away on Thursday at the age ...
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Wings Hauser

Wings Hauser was born Gerald Dwight Hauser in Hollywood, California on 12th December 1947. The son of director and producer ...
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Yancy Butler

Yancy Butler was born in Greenwich Village in Manhattan on 2nd July 1970. Her mother Leslie Vega was a theatre ...
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Adrian Pasdar

Alan Rickman

Al Leong

Annie Potts

Anthony James

Azura Skye

Bela Lugosi

Bernard Cribbins

Bernard Hill

Bernie Casey

Betty White

Billy Drago

Blue Demon (El Demonio Azul)

Bouncer

Branscombe Richmond

Brian Glover

Brian Thompson

Brick Bronsky

Burt Reynolds

Carl Franklin

Caroline Munro

Carol Lee “Grotbags” Scott

Catherine Bach

Christopher Eccleston

Christopher Lee

Clancy Brown

Clint Howard

Clint Marshall

Colin Baker

Corey Burton

Curtis Armstrong

Chris Latta

Chuck Wagner

David Bowie

David Carradine

David Hedison

David Tennant

Denise Nickerson

Derrick Sherwin

Diana Rigg

Dick Miller

Dirk Benedict

Donald Moffat

Don Calfa

Don Gibb

Don S. Davis

Don Stroud

Dorian Harewood 

Doug Hutchison

Douglas Rain

El Santo

Emilia Clarke

Emilio Rivera

Erin Gray

Erland Van Lidth De Jeude

Esai Morales

Fairuza Balk

Fenella Fielding

Fred Williamson

Gary Jones

Geoffrey Hayes

George Buck Flower

George Kennedy

Guy Pearce

Gordon Liu

Harlan Ellison

Harold Lloyd

Heather Langenkamp

Heather Thomas

Hiroshi Fujioka

Ismael ‘East’ Carlo

Jack Angel

Jack Elam

Jack Nance

James Hong

James Karen

James Remar

Jan-Michael Vincent

Jane Badler

Jason Bernard

Jason David Frank

Jeff Fahey

Jerry Doyle

Joe Maneely

Joe Sinnot

John Amos

John Cunliffe

John Dierkes

John Quade

John Quarmby

John Swartzwelder

John Williams

Jon Pertwee

Jonathan Harris

Judy Geeson

June Foray

June Whitfield

Kane Hodder

Katherine Isabelle

Kenny Everett

Ken Wahl

Kene Holiday

Ken Foree

Kenny Loggins

Keye Luke

Kyle MacLachlan

Lee Tergesen

Lorenzo Music

Mamie Van Doren

Marc Singer

Margot Kidder

Mark Margolis

Mark Pellegrino

Marta DuBois

Masaaki Sakai

Matt Smith

Max Wright

Melinda Culea

Michael Berryman

Michael Dudikoff

Michael Elphick

Michael Ironside

Michael Parks

Michael Preston

Michael Rooker

Mickey Jones

Morgan Woodward

Nadja Regin

Noam Kaniel

Pamela Hensley

Pam Grier

Patrick Troughton

Patricia McPherson

Paula Malcomson

Paul Darrow

Paul McGann

Paul Ryan

Peter Cullen

Peter Davison

Peter Vaughan

Peter Weller

Quinn Martin

Randolph Mantooth

Red West

Reni Santoni

Richard Herd

Richard Jordan

Rich Buckler

Rip Torn

Robert Davi

Robert Tessier

Robert Walker Jr.

Robert Z’Dar

Roddy Piper

Roger Delgado

Rondo Hatton

Ron Moody

Ron Tarr

Rutger Hauer

Shane Rimmer

Shaw Brothers

Simon MacCorkindale

Soledad Miranda

Sonny Landham

Steve James

Stephen Chow

Susan Blu

Sylvester McCoy

Ted McGinley

Terry O’Quinn

Tim Curry

Todd Carty

Tom Baker

Tom “Tiny” Lister

Tom Savini

Tony Ganios

Tucker Smallwood

Tura Satana

Val Lehman

Veronica Carlson

Vernon Wells

Vincent Schiavelli

Virginia Hey

Vivean Gray

W. Morgan Sheppard

Werner Herzog

Wes Craven

William Smith

William Zabka

Windsor Davies

Wings Hauser

Wolfgang Reitherman

Yancy Butler

Yvonne Craig

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