Monday, May 2, 2011

Gary B's: This Week in Horror History (May 2-8)

Hello me horror brethren, it that time of the week again…here is the latest installment of ...“this week in Horror History.”

May 2:
1965 – Ari Lehman (actor who portrayed Jason in Friday the 13th) was born
1989 – Society – released theatrically
1999 – Oliver Reed (actor in many horror films) dies (b. 1938)

May 3:
1996 – The Craft – released theatrically

May 4:
1977 – Emily Perkins (actress in Ginger Snaps films) was born

May 5:
1940 – Lance Henriksen (actor in Aliens, AVP, Hellraiser: Hellworld) was born
1957 – Richard E. Grant (actor in Warlock) was born
1965 – Alphaville, a Strange Adventure of Lemmy Caution – released theatrically

May 6:
1982 – the onstage version of Little Shop of Horrors premiers
2005 – House of Wax – released theatrically (boooo)

May 7:
1939 – Ruggero Deodato (director Cannibal Holocaust) was born
1968 – Traci Lords (actress in Blade) was born ----settle down J.T.

May 8:
1958 – Horror of Dracula (the first Hammer Horror film) released theatrically

1 comment:

  1. I'm a big Lords fan.....she was superb on Melrose Place!

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