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Known Credits: 21

Birthday: 1959-06-23

Place of Birth: Abilene, Texas, USA

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Duane Whitaker

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.

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Acting
2011 Children of the Corn: Genesis as Pritchett
2009 Halloween II as Sherman Benny
2009 Albino Farm as Jeremiah
2008 Trailer Park of Terror as Sheriff Keys
2007 Broke Sky as Sheriff Winslow
2007 Cordoba Nights as Mickey
2005 Feast as Boss Man
2005 The Devil's Rejects as Dr. Bankhead
1999 From Dusk Till Dawn 2: Texas Blood Money as Luther
1998 Spoiler as Sergeant
1997 The Haunted Sea as Andy Delgado
1995 Tales from the Hood as Billy
1994 Pulp Fiction as Maynard
1994 Puppet Master 5: The Final Chapter as Scott
1994 Saturday Night Special as Reno
1992 Eddie Presley as Eddie Presley
1990 Vice Academy Part 2 as Long John
1990 Leatherface: Texas Chainsaw Massacre III as Ken 'Kim'
1988 Deadly Dreams as Norman Perkins
1900 Project Greenlight - (37 episodes)
Writing
1999 From Dusk Till Dawn 2: Texas Blood Money … Screenplay
1995 Stripteaser … Writer
1992 Eddie Presley … Writer