Tag: The A-Team

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 (née Metzger), an accountant, and George Edward Niewoehner, a lawyer. Dirk grew up in White Sulphur Springs, Montana and graduated from Whitman College in 1967. Benedict allegedly chose his stage name […]

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 at the age of eight when he first appeared on the Cult Faction radar in The Ghost of Frankenstein (1942), following that were the films The Song of Bernadette (1943), […]

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 […]