Person Details

Birthday: 1926-04-05 04:40:44

Aliases: Roger William Corman , Henry Neill , Thomas Colchart , Alan Krone , Julian Parnell

Gender: Male

Place of birth: Detroit, Michigan, USA

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Movie Involvements: 341

TV Involvements: 2


Most Famous Work

Biography

Roger William Corman is an American film producer, director and actor. He has mostly worked on low-budget films. Some of Corman's work has an established critical reputation, such as his cycle of films derived from the tales of Edgar Allan Poe, and he has won an Honorary Academy Award for his body of work. Corman is also an occasional actor, taking minor roles in such films as The Silence of the Lambs, The Godfather Part II, Apollo 13 and Philadelphia. A documentary about Roger Corman's life and career entitled Corman's World: Exploits of a Hollywood Rebel premiered at Sundance in 2011. Corman has been a mentor to young film directors including Francis Ford Coppola, Martin Scorsese, Ron Howard, Peter Bogdanovich, Jonathan Demme, James Cameron, Curtis Hanson, John Sayles, and many others. He has also helped launch the careers of actors including Jack Nicholson, Peter Fonda, Dennis Hopper, Talia Shire and Robert De Niro.


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Death Race
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Death Race

(2008) Producer
House
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House

(1986) Executive Producer
Dinosaur Island
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Dinosaur Island

(1994) Executive Producer
Piranha
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Piranha

(1978) Executive Producer
The Masque of the Red Death
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The Masque of the Red Death

(1964) Producer
Warlock
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Warlock

(1991) Producer
Death Race 2000
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Death Race 2000

(1975) Executive Producer
Dementia 13
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Dementia 13

(1963) Producer

Acting

Year Character Movie/Tv
2019 Himself
Himself
2017 Himself
2015 Himself
Prince Prospero (voice) (segment 'The Masque of the Red Death')
self
Himself
2014 Himself
Himself
2013 Himself
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2011 Himself
Himself
himself
2010 Himself
Himself
N/A
Beach Bum
Himself
2009 Himself
Himself
Himself
2008 Himself
Wedding Guest
Himself
2007 Himself
Himself - Interviewee
Himself
2006 Himself
2005 N/A
2004 Self
Mr. Secretary
Himself
2003 Hollywood Director
Himself
2002 Himself
2001 Himself
Himself
Himself
Himself
Interviewee
2000 Himself
Studio Executive
1999 Dr. Gorman
1998 Himself
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1997 Himself
Sandy Collins
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1996 N/A
Himself
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1995 Congressman
1994 Himself
Himself
1993 Mr. Laird
Dr. Bregman
1991 Himself
FBI Director Hayden Burke
1990 N/A
Himself
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1989 N/A
Corporate executive
Himself
1983 Himself
1982 The Lawyer
1981 Man in Phone Booth
1978 Himself
1976 District Attorney
1974 Senator #2
1966 Antonio Sordi (in flashback)
1961 Greek Soldier
1959 Hospital Doctor
1958 Joe - TV Truck Man (uncredited)
Ground Control
1957 Office Worker
1955 Roadblock State Trooper
1954 Tommy
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2005 Executive Producer
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2000 Executive Producer
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1998 Executive Producer
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1995 Executive Producer
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1991 Executive Producer
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1988 Executive Producer
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1987 Executive Producer
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1986 Executive Producer
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1985 Executive Producer
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1982 Executive Producer
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1980 Executive Producer
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1978 Executive Producer
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1975 Executive Producer
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1972 Executive Producer
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1970 Executive Producer
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1966 Producer
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1964 Producer
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1962 Producer
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1961 Producer
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1958 Executive Producer
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1956 Producer
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1955 Producer
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1954 Producer
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Directing

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1990 Director
1978 Director
1971 Director
1970 Director
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1969 Director
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1968 Director
1967 Director
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1966 Director
1964 Director
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1956 Director
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1955 Director
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Writing

Crew

Year Role Movie/Tv
1955 Stunt Driver
1950 Additional Writing
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