Boris Karloff

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United States film actor (born in England) noted for his performances in horror films (1887-1969)

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One section is devoted to Frankenstein films, the popular science of Mary Shelley, and actor Boris Karloff, who played FrankensteinAEs monster.
The house was once owned by Zita Johann, an Austrian-American actress best known for her performance in the 1932 film The Mummy with Boris Karloff.
The actor with the bolt through his neck and the squarest of square foreheads was British performer Boris Karloff.
1887: Boris Karloff, actor best-known for horror roles, was born in London.
THURSDAY THE MUMMY Tom Cruise's new big-budget number is a loose remake of the 1932 horror classic, only with Sofia Boutella wearing the bandages instead of Boris Karloff.
TOM CRUISE'S new movie The Mummy is offering a fresh look at the classic horror tale, but in 1932 it was Boris Karloff causing the screaming.
TAKING on a role made famous by Boris Karloff was a monster task for actress Sofia Boutella.
"I felt like every time I saw an actor play a monster in a movie, with the exception of Boris Karloff, they hadn't done much afterwards in terms of their career," she said.
Hazel starred alongside such big names as Peter Cushing, Christopher Lee, Ray Milland, Vincent Price, Boris Karloff and Peter Lorre.
Actors Boris Karloff and Bela Lugosi in a scene from the film, Son of Frankenstein (See Question 3)
Notable guests from the film industry will partake in select class meetings, at present including Dean Cundey (cinematographer of the original 1978 Halloween and 1982's The Thing), writer-director Tom Holland (1985's original Fright Night), director Joe Dante (the original 1980 version of The Howling), Bela Lugosi's son, Bela, Jr., and Boris Karloff's daughter, Sara.
1887: Boris Karloff, actor best-known for horror |roles, was born in London.
The actress had reportedly bought the apartment for $48,000 back in 1961 and had people like Boris Karloff, Judy Holliday and Roberta Flack as her neighbors.
I heard Michel Platini moaning because Franck Ribery hadn't won, but you wouldn't see Boris Karloff beating Brad Pitt in a best-looking male award and that's all it is these days.