Person Details

Birthday: 1916-11-24 01:55:07

Death: 2008-12-08 01:55:07

Aliases: Forrest James Ackerman , Forest J. Ackerman , Forrest Ackerman , Forry J. Ackerman , Forry Ackerman

Gender: Male

Place of birth: Los Angeles, California, USA

Homepage:

Movie Involvements: 29

TV Involvements: 0


Most Famous Work

Biography

Forrest J Ackerman (born Forrest James Ackerman; November 24, 1916 – December 4, 2008) was an American magazine editor, science fiction writer and literary agent, a founder of science fiction fandom, a leading expert on science fiction and fantasy films, and acknowledged as the world's most avid collector of genre books and movie memorabilia. He was based in Los Angeles, California. This article uses material from the Wikipedia article "Forrest J Ackerman", which is released under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike License 3.0.

Most Famous Work

The Howling
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6

The Howling

(1981) Bookstore Customer
Michael Jackson's Thriller
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8

Michael Jackson's Thriller

(1983) Man in Movie Theater (uncredited)
The Time Travelers
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5

The Time Travelers

(1964) Square-frame technician
Queen of Blood
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6

Queen of Blood

(1966) Farraday's Aide
Vampirella
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4

Vampirella

(1996) Club Patron (uncredited)
The Dead Undead
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3

The Dead Undead

(2010) Wheelchair ZomVamp
Equinox
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5

Equinox

(1970) Doctor (voice) (uncredited)
Evil Spawn
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4

Evil Spawn

(1987) Pool Man

Acting

Year Character Movie/Tv
2012 N/A
2011 Scary Old Man
2010 Wheelchair ZomVamp
2009 Himself
2008 Dr. Acula
2007 Himself
Himself
N/A
2006 Himself
Himself
Himself
The General
Himself
Himself
2005 Flustered Man
2004 Forrey
2003 Himself
2001 Museum Caretaker
Himself
Forry
2000 Himself
1999 Himself
Himself
Himself
1998 Himself / Interviewee
1997 himself
Park Victim
1996 Club Patron (uncredited)
1995 Acker-Man
Dracula
Man with Insect Repellent
1994 Sylvia's Father
Edward Van Groan
Himself
1993 N/A
1992 Stolen Car Man
Himself
1991 Himself / Host
Judge Rhinehole
Himself
1990 Himself
The Master
Dr. Ed Newton
Pool Guy
1989 Funeral Director
Mustached Man at Garage Sale
N/A
Corpse #1
1988 Harvey Kramer (Special Zombie)
Himself
Mr. Richardson
1987 U.S. President
Pool Man
Himself
N/A
1986 Himself
1985 ("Beach Blanket Bloodbath" segment)
Doctor 1
1983 Professor Trentwood
Man in Movie Theater (uncredited)
1982 The Curator
1981 Bookstore Customer
1976 Party Guest
1973 Man in cinema
1971 Dr. Beaumont
1970 Doctor (voice) (uncredited)
1966 Farraday's Aide
1964 Square-frame technician
1948 Man in crowd (uncredited)
Himself
Year Character Movie/Tv

Crew

Year Role Movie/Tv
1996 Creator
1990 Additional Dialogue
Year Role Movie/Tv

Writing


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