March 26, 2012
Marc Singer came to fame through his starring role as Dar in the Beastmaster films (both big screen and TV) and in the television series. He also appeared in dozens of TV episodes including: Dallas, Roots, Barnaby Jones, Hawaii Five-O, and V. If You Could See What I Hear, Body Chemistry, In The Cold of the Night, Watchers II, and What Lies Above are just a few of the films he appeared in. Singer’s most recent work is the lead role in the thriller film House Haunting.
March 19, 2012
Fabian began his singing career in the early 50s. After several appearances on American Bandstand, he became a national teen idol. Several of his singles made the Billboard 100 including I’m a Man, Hound- Dog Man, Turn Me Loose, and About This Thing Called Love. Tiger was his biggest hit and rose to #3 on the US charts. His film career began in 1959 with Hound-Dog Man and included Five Weeks in a Balloon, Ten Little Indians, North To Alaska, The Longest Day, and Ride the Wild Surf.
Currently, Fabian is involved with the American Diabetes Association and the American Heart Association.
March 12, 2012
Richard Long is best known for his leading roles in three TV series: The Big Valley, Nanny and the Professor and Bourbon Street Beat. He also made recurring guest appearances of episodes of Maverick, Hawaiian Eye, and Twilight Zone. Long’s films include The Stranger, Cult of the Cobra, House on Haunted Hill, and Follow the Boys.,
March 5, 2012
Rugged body builder Reg Lewis won his first title, Junior Mr. Olympics, at the age of 17. He won several more competitions including a two-time win as Mr. America. In the early 50s he and several more body builders joined Mae West as part of her Las Vegas act which opened the door to an acting career. He had the starring role in his first film: Fire Monsters Against the Son of Hercules. Lewis appeared in three more films: The Brass Bottle, Don’t Make Waves and Sextette.
February 27, 2012
Udo Kier’s acting specialty is villains in horror films. He has starred in several vampire movies such as Andy Warhol’s productions of Frankenstein, and Dracula, Blood for Dracula, Blade, Modern Vampires, and Shadow of the Vampires. Udo also did several non-horror films like My Own Private Idaho, Even Cowgirls Get The Blues, Ace Ventura: Pet Detective, and Armageddon. His most recent work is in the action/comedy, Night of the Templar which will be released sometime in 2012.
February 20, 2012
Although award winning superstar Bruce Willis has appeared in more than sixty films he is like Pulp Fiction, 12 Monkeys, The Fifth Element, Armageddon, The Sixth Sense, Sin City and Red, the films he is best known for is the Die Hard series. His big break came in the role of David Addison, with co-star Sybil Shepherd as Madelyn on the comedy/drama TV series Moonlighting. He played the role of Mel in the recently released film Catch .44, and, good news for Die Hard fans is A Good Day To Die Hard will begin production in 2013.
February 13, 2012
From 1992-1997, Lorenzo Lamas starred as Reno on the action series Renegade. As a renegade cop he got to ride around on a motorcycle wearing a muscle shirt and having long, luscious black hair. Quite a treat. The show ran from 1992-1997. Prior to Renegade, he had one of the lead roles on the prime time soap Falcon Crest, and spent the years from 2004-2007 playing Hector Ramirez on the daytime soap The Bold and the Beautiful.
February 6, 2012
Canadian actor Rob Stewart made guest appearances in episodes of several Canadian and US TV shows and then landed the lead role in the Canadian series Sweating Bullets. In 2007, he played Andre McBride on the sci-fi series Painkiller Jane. The show lasted only on season but it gave Stewart more opportunities to hone his acting skills. He continued to appear in films and TV movies until joining the cast of the US crime series Nikita in 2011 in the role of Roan.
January 30, 2012
Extremely talented actor Daniel Day-Lewis has won two Best Actor Oscars for his performance as Christy Brown in My Left Foot and Daniel Plainview in There Will Be Blood. He also won Bafta, Golden Globe and Screen Actors Guild award for There Will Be Blood. Other notable performances we as Tomas in The Unbearable Lightness of Being, Gerry Conlon in In the Name of the Father, Danny Flynn in The Boxer, Gangs of New York, and the musical drama Nine. Day-Lewis currently working on the film Lincoln in the role of Abraham Lincoln. The film will be released in December of 2012.
January 23, 2012
Regardless of the fact that he is quoted as saying “I was a geek, a spaz. I was horribly, painfully, terribly shy” there is no better or more well liked actor than Tom Hanks. He is a five-time Oscar nominee winning two back-to-back; first for Philadelphia and and next for Forrest Gump. In addition he won a Saturn Award, three American Comedy Awards, four Emmy Awards, and five Golden Globe awards, just to name a few. He has been is so many outstanding films and TV series, mini-series, and documentaries that the list seems almost endless. Some of them include Big, A League of Their Own, Sleepless in Seattle, Apollo 13, Toy Story (as the voice of Woody), Saving Pvt. Ryan, The Green Mile, and The Da Vinci Code
Watch for Tom Hanks in the upcoming film Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close. Wouldn’t be surprising if his portrayal of Thomas Schell wins him another Oscar, or, at least, the nomination.