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Angus Scrimm (born Lawrence Rory Guy; August 19, 1926 – January 9, 2016) was an American actor and author, best known for playing the Tall Man in the 1979 horror film Phantasm and its sequels.

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​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.  

Angus Scrimm (born Lawrence Rory Guy; August 19, 1926 – January 9, 2016) was an American actor and author, best known for playing the Tall Man in the 1979 horror film Phantasm and its sequels.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Angus Scrimm, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 38

Birthday 1926-08-10

Day of Death 2016-01-09

Place of Birth Kansas City, Kansas, USA

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Also Known As

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

Dear Angus
The Ball is Back
Tall Tales
2016 Dances with Werewolves as Neumann
2016 Phantasm: Ravager as The Tall Man
2014 Disciples as Winston / Azazel
2013 The Trick is the Treat as Narrator
2012 John Dies at the End as Father Shellnut
2009 Satan Hates You as Dr. Michael Gabriel
2008 I Sell the Dead as Dr. Vernon Quint
2006 Satanic as Dr. Barbary
2005 Masters of Horror (1 episode) as Buddy
2005 Incident On and Off a Mountain Road as Buddy
2004 The Off Season as Ted
2003 Legend of the Phantom Rider as Preacher
2001 The Nightmare Room (1 episode)
2000 FreakyLinks (1 episode)
1998 Phantasm IV: Oblivion as The Tall Man / Dr. Jebediah Morningside
1997 Wishmaster as Narrator (voice)
1997 Halloween... The Happy Haunting of America! as Himself
1996 Vampirella as High Elder
1996 Fatal Frames as Man in Grey
1994 Munchie Strikes Back as Kronas
1994 Phantasm III: Lord of the Dead as The Tall Man
1993 Deadfall as Dr. Lyme
1992 Mindwarp as Seer / Systems Operator
1992 Munchie as Undertaker
1991 Subspecies as King Vladislav
1989 Transylvania Twist as Stefen
1988 Phantasm II as The Tall Man
1986 Chopping Mall as Dr. Carrington
1985 First Strike as Soviet Destroyer Captain
1984 The Lost Empire as Dr. Sin Do / Lee Chuck
1980 Witches' Brew as Carl Groton (as Lawrence Guy)
1979 Phantasm as The Tall Man
1976 Jim, the World's Greatest as Jim's Father
1973 Scream Bloody Murder as Dr. Epstein
1972 Sweet Kill as Henry (as Rory Guy)

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