Person Details

Birthday: 1959-06-23 04:26:55

Aliases: No known aliases

Gender: Male

Place of birth: Abilene, Texas, USA

Homepage: http://www.duanewhitaker.com/

Movie Involvements: 30

TV Involvements: 0


Most Famous Work

Biography

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Duane Whitaker  (born June 23, 1959) is an American actor. Duane Whitaker is probably best known for his role in Quentin Tarantino's popular 1994 film Pulp Fiction as Maynard, the sadistic pawn shop owner. He wrote and portrayed the title role in Eddie Presley (based on his own successful stage play). Whitaker also wrote, directed and appeared in Together and Alone. Other notable roles include; a racist cop in Tales from the Hood, the bouncer Roadrash in Hobgoblins, Boss Man in Feast, The Sheriff in Trailer Park of Terror, Luther in From Dusk Till Dawn 2: Texas Blood Money (which he also co-wrote), Buddy in Dead Letters (film), Winslow in Broke Sky, Mickey in Cordoba Nights and Dr. Bankhead in The Devil's Rejects. Most recently Duane has appeared in the feature films Albino Farm and Dozers and on TV in the Cold Case episode "The Brush Man" and appears in the new Rob Zombie film Halloween II. Whitaker has also written numerous screenplays including "Stripteaser." On March 31, 2010, American Cinematheque hosted a screening of Eddie Presley and "Together and Alone" at Grauman's Egyptian Theatre in Los Angeles. Duane is a graduate of Monterey High School in Lubbock, Texas. Description above from the Wikipedia article Duane Whitaker, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia

Most Famous Work

Pulp Fiction
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9

Pulp Fiction

(1994) Maynard
The Devil's Rejects
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7

The Devil's Rejects

(2005) Dr. Bankhead
Halloween II
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5

Halloween II

(2009) Sherman Benny
From Dusk Till Dawn 2: Texas Blood Money
Average
5
Bad Ass
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5

Bad Ass

(2012) Rex / Pawn Shop Owner
Leatherface: The Texas Chainsaw Massacre III
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5
Tales from the Hood
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6

Tales from the Hood

(1995) Billy
Trailer Park of Terror
Average
5

Trailer Park of Terror

(2008) Sheriff Keys

Acting

Year Character Movie/Tv
2018 Mechanic
Reverend Osburn
2016 Hutch
2015 Pinky
2014 Dongren
2012 Rex / Pawn Shop Owner
2011 Pritchett
Intimidating Inmate
2009 Jeremiah
Sherman Benny
2008 Sheriff Keys
2007 Sheriff Winslow
Mickey
Buddy
2005 Himself
Boss Man
Dr. Bankhead
2002 Dr. Stevens
2001 N/A
1999 Luther
1998 Sergeant
Zevo
1997 Andy Delgado
1996 Potter
1995 Bar Patron
Billy
Deputy #1
1994 Scott
Maynard
Reno
1992 Eddie Presley
1990 Long John
Ken 'Kim'
1989 O'Donnel
1988 Norman Perkins
Roadrash
1986 Fighting Husband
Dodge
Year Character Movie/Tv

Writing

Directing

Year Role Movie/Tv
1998 Director
Year Role Movie/Tv

Production

Year Role Movie/Tv
1995 Associate Producer
Year Role Movie/Tv

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