June 21

Born On June 21

1978 – Erica Durance, appeared in “The Butterfly Effect 2,” :The Untold,” and “House of the Dead.”

1971 – Juliette Lewis starred in “From Dusk To Dawn,” “Strange Days” and “Natural Born Killers.”

1964 – David Morrissey, portrayed “The Governor” on “The Walking Dead (TV Series)” and “The Reaping.”

1947 – Michael Gross starred in “Tremors” and all of the sequels as well as the short lived TV series of the same name.

1940 – Mariette Hartley starred in “The Return of Count Yorga,” and the TV movies “The Halloween That Almost Wasn’t” and “Earth II.”

1917 – Russell Wade appeared in “The Body Snatcher,” “Ghost Ship” and “The Leopard Man.”

Died On June 21

2019 – William Simons, actor in “The Witchmaker,” “Necromancy,” “The Killing Kind,” and the TV Movie “The Woman in Black.”

2010 – Bobby Walker, who was part of the art department on the “Son of Svengoolie” show.

2001 – Carroll O’Connor, starred in the TV movie “Fear No Evil” and appeared in episodes of “The Outer Limits.”

Films Released On June 21

The Ghost Breakers (1940)
Frenzy (1972)
Beware the Blob! (1972)
Lifeforce (1985)
Children Of The Corn V: Field Of Terror (1998)
Dahmer (2002) – Los Angeles
2001 Maniacs (2005) – DVD premiere

The Abandoned (2007) – Portugal

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June 22

BORN ON June 22

1981 – Amanda Brooks, has appeared in “Chillerama”, “Hellhounds” and “Dragon Wars: D-War.”

1968 – Paula Irvine, starred in “Phantasm III: Lord of the Dead”, “Phantasm II”, “Bates Motel (TV Movie).”

1965 – Uwe Boll, writer/producer/director, whose films include “House of the Dead,” “Alone in the Dark” and “Bloodrayne.”

1963 – Heidi Kozak, appeared in “Society”, “Friday the 13th Part VII: The New Blood”, “Slumber Party Massacre II” and “The Twilight Zone (TV Series).”

1962 – Nicholas Lea, played in “The X-Files (TV Series),” “Supernatural (TV Series)”, “V (TV Series)”, and more.

1958 – Bruce Campbell appeared in starred in and produced “The Evil Dead” films and starred in “Bubba Ho-Tep,” “Maniac Cop,” “The Wretched,” and many more.

1941 – Michael Lerner who appeared in “Strange Invaders,” the 1998 version of “Godzilla” and “Anguish.”

1920 – Voice over artist Paul Frees voice of the “Ghost Host” in Disney’s Haunted Mansion.

1914 – Tim Herbert appeared in “Soylent Green,” the TV movie “Duel” and “The Boston Strangler.”

DIED ON June 22

1988 – Bramwell Fletcher, starred in “The Mummy” in 1932, and “The Undying Monster” and “Svengali”.

1987 – Fred Astaire who starred in “Ghost Story”.

1983 – David MacDonald who directed the films “Devil Girl From Mars,” the 1968 TV movie “Jack the Ripper” and for “The Veil” TV series.

FILMS RELEASED ON June 22

The Lost World (1925)
Nightwing (1979)
Robocop 2 (1990)
Scooby Doo And The Loch Ness Monster (2004)
1408 (2007)
The Wizard of Gore (2007)
Fish Bait: The Movie (2009)
Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter (2012)

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June 23

BORN ON June 23

1976 – Emmanuelle Vaugier, who appeared in “Ripper,” “Unearthed” “Saw II & IV.”

1974 – Joel Edgerton, has starred in “The Gift”, “The Thing”.

1972 – Selma Blair, has appeared in “Hellboy II: The Golden Army”, “Hellboy”, “The Fog” remake and more.

1969 – Martin Klebba, who appeared in the three “Feast” films, and “Van Helsing.”

1962 – Billy Wirth, has appeared in “Lost Boys”, “Seven Mummies”, “Body Snatchers”, “Tales from the Crypt (TV Series)”, and more.

1962 – Kevin Yagher, makeup effects artist worked on “A Nightmare on Elm Street 2: Freddy’s Revenge”, also created the “Chucky” animatronic puppet for the films “Child’s Play”.

1957 – Frances McDormand starred in “Blood Simple” and “Dark Man.”

1955 – Glenn Danzig, musician and avid horror fan was the lead singer of horror punk band The Misfits, which sung almost exclusively about horror movies and later went on to form the bands Samhain and Danzig, also director of “Verotika (2019).”

1953 – Russell Mulchay, who directed “Resident Evil: Extinction,” “Razorback,” “Resurrection,” and writer for “Bait,”

1930 – Bob Kelljan who directed “Blacula,” “Scream Blacula Scream,” “Count Yorga” and “The Return of Count Yorga.”

1915 – Dennis Price appeared in “Son of Dracula”, “Theater of Blood”, “The Erotic Rites of Frankenstein”, “Drácula contra Frankenstein”, “Horror on Snape Island”, “Twins of Evil”, “Vampyros Lesbos”, “The Horror of Frankenstein”, “Horror House” and many more.

1900 – Jack Shea who appeared in “Satan’s Satellites” and “Zombies of the Stratosphere.”

1884 – Werner Krauss who appeared in the 1926 version of “The Student of Prague” and in “The Cabinet of Dr. Calagari.”

DIED ON June 23

2019 – Andrey Igorevich Kharitonov, directed “Zazda strasti.”

2013 – Richard Matheson, acclaimed writer of such novels and screenplays as “The Incredible Shrinking Man”, “Burn, Witch, Burn”, “Pit and the Pendulum”, “I Am Legend”, “The Devil Rides Out”, “‘It’s Alive!’”, “Duel”, “The Night Stalker”, “The Legend of Hell House” and many more.

2006 – Aaron Spelling, who created and produced many TV series and movies including “Kindred; The Embraced,” “Crowhaven Farm (1970),” and “Satan’s School For Girls (1973).”

1998 – Maureen O’Sullivan, starred in “The Devil-Doll”.

FILMS RELEASED ON June 23

Terror-Creatures from the Grave (1965) – Italy
Ben (1972)
Logan’s Run (1976)
The Sender (1998) – Greece video premiere
Hobgoblins 2 (2009)
Legend of the Bog (2009)

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June 24

BORN ON June 24

1980 – Minka Kelly, appeared in “Almost Human (TV Series)”, “The Roommate”, “The Pumpkin Karver” and “Devil’s Highway.”

1969 – Jensen Daggett, playing in “Friday the 13th Part VIII: Jason Takes Manhattan.”

1958 – Tommy “Tiny” Lister appeared in “Wishmaster 2: Evil Never Dies,” “Dracula 3000″ and “Vegas Vampires.”

1950 – Nancy Allen starred in “Dressed To Kill,” “Robocop, “Children of the Corn 666: Isaac’s Return” and “Carrie.”

1947 – Peter Weller who played in “Robocop,” “The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai,” “Screamers (1999)” and “Leviathan.”

1936 – Paul L. Smith, appeared in “Haunted Honeymoon”, “Crimewave”, “Dune”, “Pieces” and more.

1891 – Irving Pichel appeared in “Dracula’s Daughter” and directed “The Most Dangerous Game.”

1842 – Ambrose Bierce who wrote the story on which the “Twilight Zone” episode “An Occurrence At Owl Creek” was based.

DIED ON June 24

2019 – William Eugene Burrows Jr. [Stage Name: Billy Drago], actor “Night of the Templar,” “The Hills Have Eyes (2006),” “Tremors 4: The Legend Begins,” “Vamp,” “Children of the Corn: Genesis,” and more.

2014 – Eli Wallach, appeared in “Tales of the Unexpected (TV Series)”, “The Sentinel”, “Lights Out (TV Series)” and more.

2003 – AIP producer Alex Gordon, who produced “The She Creature,”” and “Voodoo Woman.”

FILMS RELEASED ON June 24

The Masque of the Red Death (1964) – USA & UK
Ruby (1977)
Twilight Zone the Movie (1983)
Land of the Dead (2005)
Flight of the Living Dead (2007)

Desert of Blood (2008)
No Place Like Home (2008)

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June 25

BORN ON June 25

1975 – Linda Cardellini, starred as “Velma” in “Scooby-Doo” and “Scooby-Doo 2: Monsters Unleashed.”

1961 – Writer/producer/director Timur Bekmambetov, worked on the films “Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter”, “Night Watch” and “Day Watch.”

1951 – Ernest R. Dickerson, is a cinematographer and director of “The Walking Dead (TV Series)”, “Under the Dome (TV Series)”, “Sleepy Hollow (TV Series)”, “The Vampire Diaries (TV Series)”, “Masters of Horror (TV Series)”, “Tales from the Crypt: Demon Knight.”

1930 – George Murdock, appeared in “The X-Files (TV Series)”, “Plughead Rewired: Circuitry Man II”, “Nightmare Classics (TV Series)”, “Night Gallery (TV Series)” and many more.

DIED ON June 25

2019 – Hilda Isabel Gorrindo Sarli, appeared in “Bewitched (1969).”

2019 – Bryan Marshall, acted in “The Witches,” “Rasputin: The Mad Monk,” “Quatermass and the Pit,” and episodes of “Thriller (1973),” and “Tales of the Unexpected (1983).”

2015 – Patrick Macnee starred in “The Howling”, “Waxwork”, “Waxwork 2: Lost In Time”, “Transformations”, and many more.

2009 – Farrah Fawcett,  who starred in “Saturn 3”, “Logan’s Run”.

2009 – Michael Jackson, wrote and starred in “Thriller.”

1937 – Colin Clive, starred in 1931 “Frankenstein,” “Bride of Frankenstein” and “Mad Love,” in 1935.

FILMS RELEASED ON June 25

Robot Monster (1953)

The Giant Gila Monster (1959) – Dallas, TX

The Killer Shrews (1959) – Dallas, TX

Night Creatures (1962) – UK

The Phantom of the Opera (1962) – UK

The Omen (1976)

Dracula Rises (1982)

The Thing (1982)

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June 26

Born On June 26

 

1951 – Robert Davi, appeared in “Feast of Fear”, “Sicilian Vampire”, “Swamp Shark”, “Maniac Cop 3: Badge of Silence”, “Maniac Cop 2”, “Predator 2”, “Profiler (TV Series)” and many more.

1946 – Leo Rossi, appeared in “Mutant Species”, “Maniac Cop”, “Maniac Cop 2”, “Relentless”, “Dead On: Relentless II”, “Relentless 3”, “Halloween II” and more.

1922 – Dick Smith, Makeup effects wizard, techniques in such films as “Dark Shadows (TV Series)”, “The Exorcist”, “The Sentinel”, “Altered States”, “Ghost Story”, “Spasms,” “House on Haunted Hill (1999),” “Scanners,” and many more.

1904 – Peter Lorre, starred in “The Comedy of Terrors”, “The Raven”, “Route 66 (TV Series)”, “Tales of Terror”, “20,000 Leagues Under the Sea”, “The Beast with Five Fingers”, “Mad Love”.

Died On June 26

2019 – Édith Scob, actress “Eyes Without a Face,” “Fantasmagorie,” “The Detour,” “Brotherhood of the Wolf,” and episodes of “The Bloody Doll.”

2019 – Douglas Fielding, appeared in an episode of “Mystery and Imagination called ‘Feet Foremost’ (1968).”

2019 – George Edward Maxwell Wright, actor in various episodes of “Tales From the Darkside (1983),” “The Stand (1994,” and “Aaahh!!! Real Monsters (1996).”

2001 – William Bryant, had appeared in “Death Scream”, “Experiment in Terror”, “It Came from Beneath the Sea” and more.

1981 – Don Megowan, appeared in “Scream of the Wolf”, “The Creation of the Humanoids”, “Tales of Frankenstein”, “The Werewolf”, “The Creature Walks Among Us” and more.

FILM RELEASED ON June 26

Machete Maidens Unleashed 2011

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June 27

BORN ON June 27

1999 – Chandler Riggs, portrays “Carl Grimes” on “The Walking Dead (TV Series).”

1958 – Erin Agostino, appeared in “Hemlock Grove (TV Series)”, “Girl House”, “Being Human (TV Series)”, “The Howling: Reborn”, “Supernatural: The Animation (TV Series).”

1978 – Courtney Ford, appeared on “True Blood (TV Series)”, “The Vampire Diaries (TV Series)”, “Dexter (TV Series)”, “Alien Raiders”, “Profiler (TV Series)” and more.

1955 – French actress Isabelle Adjani, appeared in “Diabolique”, “The Last Horror Film”, “Possession”, “Nosferatu the Vampyre”, “The Tenant.”

DIED ON June 27

2019 – Vijaya Nirmala, appeared in “Bhoot Mera Saathi.”

2019 – Ben Barenholtz, acted in “Dawn of the Dead (1978),” and produced “Martin” and “Bruiser.”

1973 – Germán Valdés starred in Face of the Screaming Werewolf (1964), Chanoc Against the Tiger and the Vampire (1972), and Madness of Terror (1961).

1973 – Stanislaw Jasiukiewicz starred in Mother Joan of the Angels (1961)

FILMS RELEASED ON June 27

The Thing That Couldn’t Die (1958) – NYC

Scream Blacula Scream (1973)

Hood of Horror (2006) – Los Angeles Film Festival

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