Forrest J. Ackerman (1916–2008)

Actor | Writer | Miscellaneous Crew
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KNOWN FOR 
The Wizard of Speed and Time (1988) | Dracula vs. Frankenstein (1971) | Dead Alive (1992)
AWARDS 
6 wins More »
AKA 
Forest J. Ackerman | Forest J Ackerman | Forrest Ackerman | Forry J. Ackerman | Forry Ackerman  Less
NICKNAMEs  
Mr. Science Fiction, Mr. Sci-Fi, Forry, FJA, Dr. Acula, 4SJ, 4E, The Ackermonster, Uncle Forry
BORN 
Nov 24, 1916 (died Dec 4, 2008)
HEIGHT 
6' 1" (1.85m)

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Past Film & Video (72 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (11 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Horror Kung-Fu TheatreHorror Kung-Fu Theatre (TV Series) Uncle Forry / Mr. Sci-Fi (7 episodes, 1995)  Less 1995–2006 7
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  • Primary photo for The ScornedThe Scorned (TV Movie) Man In Wheelchair (uncredited)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Behind the Screen with John BurkeBehind the Screen with John Burke (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2000), Special Thanks (1 episode, 2000)  Less 2000 1
  • Primary photo for Universal HorrorUniversal Horror (TV Movie) Himself / interview (as Forrest Ackerman), Source (stills)  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for Behind the Planet of the ApesBehind the Planet of the Apes (TV Movie) Acknowledgment (props and merchandise courtesy of)  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for The Anti Gravity RoomThe Anti Gravity Room (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1997), Special Thanks (1 episode, 1997)  Less 1997 1
  • Primary photo for BiographyBiography (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1995), Acknowledgment (1 episode, 1995)  Less 1995 1
  • Primary photo for The Chronic RiftThe Chronic Rift (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1990)  Less 1990 1
  • Primary photo for Michaels' Movie MadnessMichaels' Movie Madness (TV Series) Actor  Less 1988–1989
  • Primary photo for StarstruckStarstruck (TV Movie) Alien Astronaut (uncredited)  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for The Horror Hall of FameThe Horror Hall of Fame (TV Movie) Creative Consultant, Writer (uncredited)  Less 1974
Self (71 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Archive Footage (7 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Horror Kung-Fu TheatreHorror Kung-Fu Theatre (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Uncle Forry's AckermansionsUncle Forry's Ackermansions Himself (archive footage)  Less 2014 $10K
  • Primary photo for America's Book of SecretsAmerica's Book of Secrets (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2014
    • Scientology (Mar 3, 2014) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Video on TrialVideo on Trial (TV Series) Zombie (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006
    • Episode #2.1 (Aug 27, 2006) Zombie (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Michael Jackson: Number OnesMichael Jackson: Number Ones (Video) Cinema audience member (segment "Thriller") (archive footage)  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for TroldspejletTroldspejlet (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2000)  Less 2000
    • Episode #23.1 (Jan 10, 2000) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Joe Bob's Drive-In TheaterJoe Bob's Drive-In Theater (TV Series) Dr. Ed Newton (1 episode, 1994)  Less 1994
Other (1 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE

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