Tag: P.I.

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 up with four siblings (his younger brother Edwin Luke also became an actor in the Charlie Chan series) and the family later emigrated from China to California during […]

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. Marine, West played football for his high school and junior college teams and was a boxer in the Golden Gloves championships. He was a close high school friend of […]

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 Leo C. Richmond (Daughter of the Jungle, Around the World in 80 Days, Adventures in Paradise) and soon followed in his father’s footsteps. Branscombe first popped up on […]

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 Potts and Dorothy Harris She grew up in Franklin, Kentucky, where she graduated from Franklin-Simpson High School. Later she attended Stephens College in Columbia where she received a […]

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 his name as a stuntman and actor. Characterized by his impressive martial arts skills that include Northern Shaolin Kung Fu, Tae Kwon Do, Kali,& Jujutsu, long wavy hair, and a […]