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Vernon George Wells (born 31 December 1945) is an Australian film and television actor who has built his career around action-type films, most often cast as a villain. He began appearing on Australian television shows in the mid-1970s, such as Homicide and Matlock Police and All The Rivers Run.

He is best known to international audiences for his role of "Wez", in the 1981 science fiction action film Mad Max 2: The Road Warrior. After Mad Max 2, Wells began appearing in Hollywood films, such as the military action film Commando (1985) (as Bennett), which starred Arnold Schwarzenegger, and the science fiction comedy Innerspace (1987), which starred Martin Short, Dennis Quaid and Meg Ryan. In the 2000s, Wells acted in the television series Power Rangers: Time Force portraying the series' main villain 'Ransik'.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Vernon Wells(actor), licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Vernon George Wells (born 31 December 1945) is an Australian film and television actor who has built his career around action-type films, most often cast as a villain. He began appearing on Australian television shows in the mid-1970s, such as Homicide and Matlock Police and All The Rivers Run.

He is best known to international audiences for his role of "Wez", in the 1981 science fiction action film Mad Max 2: The Road Warrior. After Mad Max 2, Wells began appearing in Hollywood films, such as the military action film Commando (1985) (as Bennett), which starred Arnold Schwarzenegger, and the science fiction comedy Innerspace (1987), which starred Martin Short, Dennis Quaid and Meg Ryan. In the 2000s, Wells acted in the television series Power Rangers: Time Force portraying the series' main villain 'Ransik'.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Vernon Wells(actor), licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 80

Birthday 1945-12-31

Place of Birth Rushworth, Victoria, Australia

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

In Search of the Last Action Heroes as Himself
Rum Runners as Louie
Camp Twilight as Detective Bennett
2019 Crossbreed as Murphy
2018 City of Gold as The Inquisitor
2018 Glass Jaw as Happy
2018 Hide and Go Seek as Bill
2018 Lilith as Phillip
2018 Trouble Is My Business as Detective Barry Tate
2018 Death House as Nela
2017 Landfall as Wexler
2017 No Chance as Barrett Transformed
2017 Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde as Mr. Enfield
2016 Transmutation: Deep Water Horizon as Robert
2016 Road War: The Making of 'The Road Warrior' as Himself
2016 ? (Question-mark) as Willkins
2016 The Sector as Shamrock
2016 The Horde as Earl
2016 Edgar Allan Poe's Lighthouse Keeper as Walsh
2016 Timber the Treasure Dog as The Giant Wolf
2015 Loss Prevention as C.E.O.
2015 Caesar and Otto's Paranormal Halloween as Guy Hunsinger
2015 Cowboys vs. Dinosaurs as Marcus
2015 No Solicitors as Sam
2014 Jurassic City as Agent LaFranco
2014 Alien Hunger as Sheriff Tom Baker
2014 Relentless Justice as Jason Macendale
2013 Black Asylum as Sheriff
2013 Like a Bat Outta Hell as Simson
2013 Throwback as Detective McNab
2012 Jurassic Attack as Angent Grimaldi
2010 The Dead Undead as Raleigh
2010 The Drawn Together Movie: The Movie! as Network Head (voice)
2010 Shadows in Paradise as General Ruth
2010 Western X as The General
2010 Westbrick Murders as Max
2009 Silent Night, Zombie Night as Paul Irwin
2009 Someone's Knocking at the Door as Dr. Tolstoy
2009 The Butcher as 1970's IRA Commander
2009 Green Street Hooligans 2 as Tankersley Governor
2007 ReVamped as Wes
2006 The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde as Dr. Dennis Lanyon
2003 Looney Tunes: Back in Action as Acme VP, Child Labor
2003 King of the Ants as Beckett
2002 Curse of the Forty-Niner as Jeremiah Stone
2000 Starforce as Squad Leader
2000 Never Look Back
1999 Vulcan as Greg Mitchum
1999 Wasteland Justice
1998 Billy Frankenstein as Otto
1997 Kick of Death as Paulie
1996 Space Truckers as Mister Cutt
1995 JAG (2 episodes)
1995 Hard Justice
1994 T-Force as Samuel Washington
1994 Circuitry Man II: Plughead Rewired as Plughead
1994 Ultimatum as Gerard
1994 Stranglehold as Gerald Richter
1994 2002: The Rape of Eden as Mercenary Soldier
1993 Power Rangers (42 episodes) as Ransik
1992 Fortress as Maddox
1992 Sexual Response as Philip
1990 Undeclared War
1990 Shrimp on the Barbie as Bruce
1990 Crossing the Line as Steve Sinclair
1990 Circuitry Man as Plughead
1989 Enemy Unseen as Steiger
1989 Nam Angels as Chard
1989 Circle of Fear as Allan Bainbridge
1989 American Eagle
1988 The Gamble
1987 Last Man Standing as Roo Marcus
1987 Innerspace as Mr. Igoe
1985 Fortress as Dabby Duck
1985 Commando as Bennett
1985 MacGyver (2 episodes)
1985 Weird Science as Lord General
1984 Hunter (1 episode)
1982 Knight Rider (1 episode) as Wilson
1981 Mad Max 2 as Wez

Production

2018 City of Gold Producer

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