5 outstanding actors with non-standard appearance
• 5 outstanding actors with non-standard appearance of
August 9, 2005 Matthew McGrory died - the highest in the history of cinema actor. We will talk about his colleagues, whose appearance as ruthlessly determined their creative destiny.
Matthew McGrory had a half-meter rise by the end of kindergarten, and in adulthood has grown to 2, 29 m. Low chest voice and an innate artistry did not allow him to pursue a career forensic scientist. At first, he was invited to appear on popular TV shows and clips Marilyn Manson and Iron Maiden, and then in horror films like "House of a thousand corpses" by Rob Zombie. In the final scene of "Big Fish" by Tim Burton McGrory touching waving the protagonist, as if touching goodbye to the audience - and although we know that he later played in several horror movies, it seems that this a charming giant says goodbye to us. Matthew McGrory died of natural causes at the age of 32 years.
Johnny Eck was born in 1911 with a body ends where it should be hip. Being a man of surprisingly cheerful and American-style pragmatic, it has benefited the most from this circumstance. In the 14 years he has led his own circus show in which his own juggling, dived and danced better than a lot of the owners of the full set of limbs. Soon it have noticed and film producers; the peak of his career was the cult gothic horror movie 1932 "Freaks". Johnny Eck died in wealth and honor in 1991, and to perpetuate his image 10 years promises to Leonardo DiCaprio.
Kurt Schneider, aka Harry Earl, was born in Germany in 1902. It soon became clear that he will always remain a dwarf growth and childish, doll face, and the same fate befell his two sisters and one brother. Together they represented the phantasmagoric spectacle. After moving to the United States, Schneider family has evolved into an artistic troupe "Dolly". Harry was the first to act in films, his debut role was a dwarf Tvidldi a silent movie "The Unholy Trinity". All four representatives played narodtse munchkins in the legendary "Wizard of Oz" with Judy Garland, circus midgets in a "freak" and entered the history of cinema as the main "cinematic dwarfs".
You remember Richard Keel for his role as James Bond enemy stalezubogo nicknamed "Jaws" from the film "The Spy Who Loved Me" and "Moonraker". Height 217 cm and frightening face ever provided him with a pathological role of villain, even in the "Inspector Gadget" in 1999 he played a parody of himself. This provided Kila material, but his creative ambitions extend much further. So, Keel became a screenwriter and producer failed at the box office, but a favorite of critics, film-drama "The Giant with Storm Mountain" and co-authored a biography of Muhammad Ali. Kyl has recently cured of alcoholism and is now alive and well in sunny California.
Michael Berryman was born with a diagnosis of "gipogidroticheskaya ectodermal dysplasia" in which a person loses hair, nails and teeth and generally has the appearance of mutant sci-fi movie. Actually, Berryman and specializes in mutants roles. Cult horror film "The Hills Have Eyes" in 1977 made him the chief kinomonstrom Hollywood "Star Trek" and "Tales from the Crypt" not objective it to several seasons. But Berryman excellent plays and serious drama ( "One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest"), and Soul Plane comedies ( "Oh, this science"), and the lovers of hard rock will remember him for his role as nasty headmaster of video Motley Crue "Smokin 'in the Boys' Room ".