posted by Kenneth Morvant on Sep 20

1881 – Walter Kingsford, actor (Science Fiction Theatre)
1897 – Kermit Maynard, actor (It Came From Outer Space)

1925 – Christopher Barry, director, d @ 88 (Doctor Who, Tripods)
1927 – Rachael Roberts, actress (Out of the Unknown)

1940 – Jonathan Hardy, actor (Farscape, Mad Max)
1947 – Steve Gerber, writer (Man-Thing, Howard the Duck)
1948 – George R. R. Martin, sci-fi author (The Twilight Zone, The Outer Limits, A Song of Ice and Fire)
1950 – James P[aul] Blaylock, sci-fi author (Elfin Ship, Homunculus)
1955 – Betsy Brantley, actress (Deep Impact, From the Earth to the Moon,)
1956 – Gary Cole, actor (The Twilight Zone, The Outer Limits)
1957 – Michael Hurst, actor (Andromeda)

1959 – TV series Men Into Space debuts on CBS, attempting to portray with documentary realism near-future space exploration in the context of the Cold War. With occasional scripts by science fiction writers like Jerome Bixby and David Duncan, it lasts less than a year.

Men into Space debuts

Men into Space debuts

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
1959 – Olin Howlin, actor, d @ 73 (Them, The Blob)
1961 – James Colby, actor (Sliders)
1963 – Robert LaSardo, actor (Waterworld, The X Files)
1964 – Crispin Glover, actor (Back to the Future)
1965 – Robert Rusler, actor (Star Trek: Enterprise, Babylon 5, Weird Science)
1967 – Kristen Johnston, actress (Sally Solomon-Third Rock From the Sun)
1968 – Ben Edlund, writer (Revolution, Star Wars: The Clone Wars, Firefly)

1970 – N’Bushe Wright (Blade)
1971 – James Westerfield, actor, d @ 58 (Lost in Space, The Time Tunnel, Twilight Zone, Science Fiction Theatre)
1973 – Glenn Strange, actor, d @ 74 (Space Patrol, Abbott & Costello Meet Frankenstein, House of Frankenstein, The Monster Maker, The Mad Monster, Flash Gordon)
1975 – Moon Bloodgood (Terminator Salvation, Falling Skies)
1976 – Enuka Okuma, actress (Odyssey 5, Andromeda)
1977 – Jon Bernthal, actor (The Walking Dead, Day Zero)
1978 – Charlie Weber, actor (Warehouse 13)

1982 – Daniella Evangelista, actress (Pacific Rim, Alien Trespass, Stargate SG-1, The 4400)
1983 – Olivia Grant, actress (Stardust)

1986 – Aldis Hodge, actor (The Walking Dead)

1988 – Roy Kinnear, actor d @ 54 (Blakes 7)
1991 – Spencer Locke, actor (Resident Evil, Phil of the Future)
1993 – Sydney Arnold, actor, d @ 93 (Doctor Who)

posted by Kenneth Morvant on Sep 19

1904 – Elvia Allman, actress (The Nutty Professor, The Munsters, My Favorite Martian)
1922 – Damon Knight, writer, d @ 79 15 April 200 (Twilight Zone episode, To Serve Man)

1926 – Jack Garner, actor (The Bionic Woman, The Invisible Man)

1927 – Rosemary Harris, actress (The Boys from Brazil)
1928 – Adam West, actor (The Outer Limits, Robinson Crusoe on Mars, Monster Island, Black Scorpion, Weird Science, Doin’ Time on Planet Earth, Zombie Nightmare, Time Warp, Warp Speed)

Adam West in The Outer Limits episode, "The Invisible Enemy."

Adam West in The Outer Limits episode, “The Invisible Enemy.”

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1929 – Mel Stewart, actor (Martians Go Home, The Invisible Woman, Bride of Re-Animator)
1930 – Kathie Browne, actress (Star Trek, My Favorite Martian)
1934 – Lloyd Haynes, actor (Star Trek)

1941 – Mariangela Melato, actress (Flash Gordon)
1942 – Randolph Mantooth, actor (Battlestar Galactica, Project U.F.O.)
1947 – Tanith Lee, sci-fi writer
1948 – Jeremy Irons, actor (Batman vs. Superman, The Time Machine)
1949 – Ernie Sabella, actor (Quantum Leap)

1955 – Rex Smith, actor (The Trial of the Incredible Hulk, Transformations)
1956 – Gary Cole, actor (The Twilight Zone, The Outer Limits)
1958 – Richard Ridings, actor (Rise of the Planet of the Apes, Red Dwarf)
1964 – Kim Richards, actress (Project U.F.O.)
1971 – Sanaa Lathan, actor (Alien vs, Predator, Blade)

1982 – Columbus Short, actor (Quarantine, War of the Worlds)
1985 – Kevin Zegers, actor (Specimen, The X Files, Dawn of the Dead, Smallville, It Came from the Sky)
1987 – Danielle Panabaker, actress (Time Lapse, Piranha 3DD)

1988 – Katrina Bowden, actress (Piranha 3DD)

1998 – Patricia Hayes, actress, d @ 88 (The Tomorrow People, The Terrornauts)
2000 – Ann Doran, actress, d @ 89 (Twilight Zone, Project U.F.O., It! The Terror from Beyond Space, Adventures of Superman)
2006 – Elizabeth Allen, actress, d @ 77 (Buck Rogers in the 25th Century, Twilight Zone)

posted by Kenneth Morvant on Sep 18

1905 – George MacDonald, sci-fi author (Princess & Curdie)
1914 – Harry Townes, actor (Voyagers!, The Incredible Hulk, Buck Rogers in the 25th Century, Ark II, Planet of the Apes, The Immortal, The Invaders, Star Trek, The Outer Limits, Twilight Zone, Men Into Space)
1917 – June Foray, actress (Twilight Zone)
1920 – Jack Warden, actor (Tales of Tomorrow, Twilight Zone, The Invaders)
1922 – Damon [Francis] Knight, sci-fi author (CV, Beyond the Barrier)
1927 – Phyllis Kirk, actress (Twilight Zone)
1933 – David McCallum, actor (The Outer Limits, The Six Million Dollar Man, The Invisible Man, Frankenstein: The True Story)

David McCallum in The Outer Limits episode, "The Form of Things Unknown."

David McCallum in The Outer Limits episode, “The Form of Things Unknown.”

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
1939 – Frankie Avalon, actor (Panic in Year Zero!, Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea)
1939 – Fred Willard, actor (My Future Boyfriend, Stargate SG-1, Lois & Clark, Superman 50th Anniversary, Out of This World, Space Force)
1941 – Mariangela Melato, actress (Flash Gordon)
1944 – Veronica Carlson, actress (The Horror of Frankenstein, Frankenstein Must be Destroyed)
1946 – Nicholas Clay, actor (Bugs, Terror of Frankenstein)
1947 – Tanith Lee, sci-fi author (Don’t Bite the Sun)
1949 – Beth Grant, actress (Futurestates, Evil Alien Conquerors, Donnie Darko, The X Files)

1956 – Tim McInnerny, actor (Doctor Who)

1961 – Andrew Airlie, actor (Intruders, Once Upon a Time, Collision Earth, Caprica, Fringe, The Butterfly Effect 2, Eureka, The 4400, Stargate SG-1, Smallville, Earth: Final Conflict, Total Recall 2070, The X Files, M.A.N.T.I.S)
1962 – John Mann, actor (Strange Frequency, Smallville, The Butterfly Effect 2, Battlestar Galactica, Bionic Woman, Underworld: Evolution, The Chronicles of Riddick, The Girl from Tomorrow Part Two: Tomorrow’s End)

1968 – Franchot Tone, actor, d @ 63 (Twilight Zone, Tales of Tomorrow)

1971 – Jada Pinkett Smith, actress (The Matrix Revolutions, The Matrix Reloaded)
1972 – Michael Landes, actor (Lois & Clark)
1973 – James Marsden, actor (Superman Returns)
1974 – Travis Schuldt, actor (Fringe)
1979 – Alison Lohman, actress (Kraa! The Sea Monster)
1985 – Italo Calvino, sci-fi author d @ 61 (T-Zero, Mr Palomar)

2005 – John Bromfield, actor, d @ 83 (Curucu, Beast of the Amazon, Revenge of the Creature)

posted by Kenneth Morvant on Sep 17

1903 – Esther Ralston, actress (Tales of Tomorrow)
1916 – Mary [Florence Elinor] Stewart, UK, sci-fi author (Crystal Cave)
1917 – Ib Melchoir, director / writer (Angry Red Planet / Reptilicus, Death Race, Planet of the Vampires, The Outer Limits, The Time Travelers, Robinson Crusoe on Mars, Angry Red Planet, Men Into Space)

Ib Melchoir, director of "The Angry Red Planet"

Ib Melchoir, director of “The Angry Red Planet”

Ib Melchoir, writer of The Outer Limits episode "The Premonition."

Ib Melchoir, writer of The Outer Limits episode “The Premonition.”

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
1928 – Roddy McDowall, actor (Twilight Zone, The Invaders, Planet of Apes 1, 3, 4, 5 & TV, The Alien Within, Quantum Leap, Earth Angel, Doin’ Time on Planet Earth, Small& Frye, The Martian Chronicles, Buck Rogers in the 25th Century, The Cat from Outer Space, Laserblast, The Fantastic Journey, Embryo, Journey to the Unknown, It!)
1930 – David Huddleston, actor (Star Trek: TNG, Capricorn One)
1938 – Paul Benedict, actor (The Electric Grandmother, The Man with Two Brains, The Twilight Zone, Attack of the 50ft Woman)

1945 – Bruce Spence, actor (Halfway across the Galaxy and Turn Left, The Matrix Revolutions, Mad Max: Beyond Thunderdome, Mad Max 2: The Road Warrior, I Frankenstein, Star Wars: Episode III – Revenge of the Sith, Farscape, The Munsters’ Scary Little Christmas)
1948 – John Ritter, actor (It Came From the Sky)

1955 – Tim Burd, actor (Repo! The Genetic Opera, Resident Evil: Apocalypse, Mutant X, Odyssey 5, TekWar)
1956 – Aaron Lustig, actor (Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen, The Day After Tomorrow, Star Trek: Enterprise, 3rd Rock from the Sun, The Relic, Star Trek: Voyager, Memoirs of an Invisible Man, Quantum Leap, Edward Scissorhands, ALF, Alien Nation)

1962 – Dustin Nguyen, actor (VR.5, SeaQuest 2032)

1963 – James Urbaniak, actor (Futuremanity, Futurestates, The Sarah Connor Chronicles)
1963 – William Shockley, actor (Quantum Leap, Alien Nation, RoboCop)

1965 – Kyle Chandler, actor (Super 8, The Day the Earth Stood Still)
1965 – Bryan Singer, director (Superman Returns)
1966 – Tracy Dali, actress (Space Girls in Beverly Hills, Encino Man, Back to the Future Part II)
1967 – Malik Yoba, actor (Alphas)

1971 – Ian Whyte, actor (Aliens vs. Predator I & II, Prometheus)

1979 – Neill Blomkamp, director (District 9, Elysium)
1984 – Richard Basehart, actor d @ 70 (Voyage to Bottom of Sea)

1993 – James Griffith, actor, d @ 77 (The Six Million Dollar Man, The Amazing Transparent Man)

posted by Kenneth Morvant on Sep 16

1898 – Baruch Lumet, actor (Killer Shrews)

1925 – Morgan Woodward (Star Trek, The X-Files, Battle Beyond the Stars, The Incredible Hulk, Project U.F.O., Logan’s Run, Planet of the Apes)
1926 – Timothy Bateson, actor, d @ 83 (Doctor Who, The Evil of Frankenstein, The Day the Earth Caught Fire)

1927 – Peter Falk, actor (The Lost World, Twilight Zone)
1927 – Jack Kelly (Forbidden Planet, She Devil, The Bionic Woman, The Incredible Hulk TV, Spawn of the Slithis)
1930 – Anne Francis, , actress (Forbidden Planet, Twilight Zone, The Invaders, The Rocket Man, The Satan Bug)

Ann Frances in Forbidden Planet

Ann Frances in Forbidden Planet

 

 

1934 – George Chakiris, actor (Superboy)

1935 – Jules Bass, director (20,000 Leagues Under the Sea)
1944 – Linda Henning, actress (Sliders, Mork & Mindy, My Living Doll)
1949 – Ed Begley Jr., actor (Brave New World, Bug, Meego, Star Trek: Voyager, Project: ALF, 3rd Rock from the Sun, , Voyager from the Unknown, Voyagers!, , Battlestar Galactica)
1953 – Christopher Rich, actor (Babylon 5)
1953 – Kurt Fuller, actor (The 4400, Timecop, Moonbase, Virus, Quantum Leap, The Running Man)1960 – Danny John-Jules, actor (Red Dwarf, Starhyke, Blade II, The Tomorrow People)

1960 – Jayne Brook, actress (The Robinsons: Lost in Space, Gattaca, Superman IV: The Quest for Peace)
1960 – Kurt Busiek, writer(Superman, Astro City)

1966 – Sean Frye, actor (Real Genius, E.T.: The Extra-terrestrial)

1975 – Amy Price-Francis, actress (Earthstorm, Mutant X)

1981 – Bingbing Fan, actor (Future X-Cops)
1982 – Rolfe Sedan, actor d @ 86 (Young Frankenstein)
1985 – Madeline Zima, actress (Heroes)

1986 – Kyla Pratt, actress (Lois and Clark)

1994 – Jack Dodson, actor, d @ 63 (Mork & Mindy, Munster, Go Home!)

1996 – Gene Nelson, actor/director d @ 76 (Star Trek, Men Into Space, The Atomic Man, The Invisible Man TV series, Starlift,, Salvage 1)

2002 – James Gregory, actor d @ 90 (Twilight Zone, Star Trek)
2012 – John Ingle, actor, d @ 84 (Alf, Robocop 2)

posted by Kenneth Morvant on Sep 15

1904 – Tom Conway, actor (12 to the Moon, The Atomic Submarine, The She-Creature)
1907 – Fay Wray, actress died 8 August 200 (King Kong, Doctor X)
1906 – Penny Singleton, voice (Jane – Jetsons)
1911 – Joseph Pevney, director (The Incredible Hulk, Star Trek, The Munsters, Destination Space)
1922 – Jackie Cooper, actor (The Invisible Man, The Astronaut, Twilight Zone, Superman)
1928 – Henry Silva, actor (Escape from the Bronx, Alligator, Buck Rogers in the 25th Century, Quark, Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea, The Outer Limits, Cyborg – Il guerriero d’acciaio)
1933 – Henry Darrow, actor (Star Trek, Babylon 5)
1940 – Merlin Olsen, actor (A Fire in the Sky)
1940 – Norman [Richard] Spinrad, sci-fi author (Child of Fortune, Star Trek, Bug Jack Barron, The Iron Dream)
1942 – Chelsea Quinn Yarbro, US, sci-fi author (Hotel Transylvania)
1945 – Roy Brocksmith, actor (Babylon 5, Kull the Conqueror, Star Trek: DS9, Lois & Clark, Total Recall, Martians Go Home, Star Trek: TNG)
1946 – Tommy Lee Jones, actor (Men in Black 1 & 2)
1946 – Howard Waldrop, sci-fi author
1946 – Shelby Leverington, actress (Star Trek: TNG, Twilight Zone)

1954 – Sabina Franklin, actress (Blakes 7)
1954 – Barry Shabaka Henley, actor (Flash-Forward, Heroes)

1958 – Wendie Jo Sperber, actress (Back to the Future I, II, III)

1960 – Ed Solomon, writer (What Planet Are You From?, Men In Black)
1961 – Colin McFarlane, actor (Torchwood, Hyperdrive)
1961 – Oren Aviv, actor (RocketMan)
1964 – Steven R. Monroe, director (End of the World, Ice Twisters)
1965 – Lost in Space Debuted on CBS

Lost in Space debuted

Lost in Space debuted

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
1968 – Danny Nucci, actor (Quantum Leap, The Twilight Zone)
1975 – Marcus Shirock, actor (Bermuda Tentacles, Android Cop)
1976 – Jonathan Liebesman, director (Battle Los Angeles)
1977 – Tom Hardy, actor (Inception, A for Andromeda)

1986 – Virginia Gregg, actress, d @ 70 (Project U.F.O., Man From Atlantis, The Six Million Dollar Man, My Favorite Martian, Twilight Zone)

1994 – Mark Stevens, actor, d @ 77 (Frozen Alive)

posted by Kenneth Morvant on Sep 14

1914 – Clayton Moore, actor, d @ 85 (Radar Men from the Moon)

1933 – Harve Presnell, actor (Lois & Clark, Star Trek: Voyager)
1936 – Walter Koenig, actor (Checkov-Star Trek, InAlienable, Babylon 5, Moontrap, The Questor Tapes, The Starlost)

Walter Koenig

Walter Koenig

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1944 – Rowena Morrill, artist

1947 – Sam Neill, actor (Jurassic Park, Sci Fi Inside: ‘The Triangle’, Bicentennial Man, Event Horizon, Memoirs of an Invisible Man)
1950 – Howard Deutch, director (Warehouse 13)
1953 – Robert Wisdom, actor (Invader)
1959 – Wayne Morris, actor, d @ 45 (Science Fiction Theatre, The Return of Doctor X)
1959 – Mary Crosby, actress (Ice Pirates, Star Trek: DS9, Lois & Clark, Automan)
1959 – Kirk Baltz, actor (Level 9, Seven Days, NetForce)
1959 – Haviland Morris, actor (Aliens in the Family)

1960 – Radames Pera, actor (Starman, Project U.F.O., The Six Million Dollar Man)
1960 – Callum Keith Rennie, actor (Alphas, FlashForward, Battlestar Galactica, The X Files: I Want to Believe, Tin Man, Bionic Woman, Smallville, Blade: Trinity, The Butterfly Effect, Mutant X, Strange World, eXistenZ, Timecop)
1960 – Melissa Leo, actress (Oblivion)

1964 – Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea Debuted on ABC
1967 – Dan Cortese, actor (Demolition Man)
1967 – K.C. Martel, actor (E.T. The Extra-terrestrial, The Munsters’ Revenge)
1969 – Joon-ho Bong, director (The Host)
1971 – Pat Healy, actor (Star Trek: Enterprise)
1973 – Andrew Lincoln, actor (Moonshot)
1975 – Brian Klugman, writer/actor (Tron Legacy / Cloverfield)
1980 – Mark Wells (Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow)
1984 – Andre de Vanny, actor(Wicked Science)
1984 – Richard Brautigan, sci-fi author, d @ 49 (In Watermelon Sugar, The Hawkline Monster)
1989 – Jessica Brown Findlay, actress (Frankenstein)

1989 – Jesse James, actor (Jumper, The Butterfly Effect, Angel, The X Files)
1999 – Charles Crichton, director, d @ 89 (Alien Attack, Space: 1999, The Day After Tomorrow)
2005 – Robert Wise died @ 91 (Star Trek: The Motion Picture, The Andromeda Strain, The Day the Earth Stood Still)
2009 – Patrick Swayze, actor, d @ 57 (Donnie Darko)

posted by Kenneth Morvant on Sep 13

1660 – Daniel Defoe, sci-fi writer (Memoirs of Sundry Tranactions from the World of the Moon)
1909 – Herbert Berghof, actor (Out There, Red Planet Mars)
1912 – Reta Shaw, actress (Lost in Space)
1913 – Roy Engle, actor (The Flying Saucer, The Man from Planet X, The Day the Earth Stood Still, Zombies of the Stratosphere, The Magnetic Monster, The Beast from 20,000 Fathoms, It Came from Beneath the Sea, Not of this Earth, The Colossus of New York, My Favorite Martian, The Invaders, Silent Running, Kingdom of the Spiders)
1924 – Scott Brady, actor (The Fantastic Journey, The Invisible Man, The Immortal, Journey to the Center of Time, Destination Inner Space)
1924 – Maurice Jarre, composer (Solar Crisis, Solarbabies, Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome, Firefox)
1924 – Norman Alden, actor (The Nutty Professor, My Favorite Martian, Planet of the Apes TV series, Back to the future), (d. 2012)
1931 – Barbara Bain,actress (Space 1999)
1936 – Joe E. Tata, actor (Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea, Lost in Space, The Time Tunnel, The Outer Limits)

Joe Tata in The Outer Limits episode "The Zanti Misfits."

Joe Tata in The Outer Limits episode “The Zanti Misfits.”

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
1939 – Richard Kiel, actor (Twilight Zone, Moonraker, The Phantom Planet, The Nutty Professor, The Human Duplicators, The Humanoid, Out of this World, The Incredible Hulk TV series, Our Robot Overlords)
1946 – Frank Marshall, producer (Back to the Future)
1948 – Clyde Kusatsu, actor (The Powers of Matthew Star, Meteor, Star Trek: TNG, Godzilla 1998, Dollhouse, Babylon 5: Thirdspace, Lois & Clark, ALF)

1952 – Christine Estabrook, actress (The X Files)
1952 – Raymond O’Connor, actor (Babylon 5, Hard Time on Planet Earth, Dr. Alien)
1953 – Ann Dusenberry, actress (Buck Rogers in the 25th Century, The Six Million Dollar Man)
1954 – Isiah Whitlock Jr., actor (Europa Report)

1966 – Laura Stepp, actress (Star Trek: Enterprise, Star Trek: Voyager)
1967 – Jonathan Walker, actor (Continuum, Fringe, The Thing, V, Smallville, Flash Gordon, Stargate SG-1, The X Files, Cyberjack)

1976 – Colin Trevorrow (Safety Not Guaranteed, Jurassic World)
1979 – Elizabeth Weinstein, actress (Rise of the Planet of the Apes, Smallville, Stargate SG-1)

1980 – Ben Savage, actor (Aliens for Breakfast)
1982 – Philip Ober, actor, d @ 80 (The Munsters, Twilight Zone, Science Fiction Theatre)
1983 – Sean Brosnan, actor (U.F.O.)

1987 – Erin Way, actress (Warehouse 13, Alphas)

2011 – Jack Garner, actor, d @ 84 (The Bionic Woman, The Invisible Man)

posted by Kenneth Morvant on Sep 12

1901 – Ben Blue, actor (Land of the Giants)
1914 – Desmond Llewelyn, actor, d @ 85 (Doomwatch, H.G.Wells’ Invisible Man, The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde, Moonraker)
1916 – Edward Binns, actor (Twilight Zone, Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea)

1921 – Stanislaw Lem, sci-fi author (Solaris, Invincible, The Futurological Congress)

1923 – Judith Merril, [Josephine Juliet Grossman], sci-fi writer, d @ 74

1927 – Freddie Jones, actor (Frankenstein Must Be Destroyed, Dune, Krull, Firefox, Space: 1999)
1931 – Ian Holm, actor (The Day After Tomorrow, eXistenZ, The Fifth Element, Frankenstein, Dreamchild, Brazil, Time Bandits, Alien)
1931 – Bill McKinney, actor (It Came from Outer Space II, Back to the Future Part III, Galactica 1980, Strange New World)

1947 – Christopher Neame, actor (Star Trek: Enterprise, The Invisible Man, Seven Days, The Apocalypse Watch, Sliders, Earth 2, Star Trek: Voyager, Babylon 5, Superboy, Blakes 7)

1951 – Joe Pantoliano, actor (The Matrix, Roswell, Robot in the Family, Congo)

1955 – Peter Scolari, actor (Honey I Shrunk the Kids)
1957 – Hans Zimmer, composer (Inception, Man of Steel)
1958 – The Blob, a low-budget teen film starring Steve McQueen which develops a cult following and is remade in 1988, is released.

The Blob released 1958

The Blob released 1958

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
1958 – Gregg Edelman, actor (The Manhattan Project)

1960 – Robert John Burke, actor (RoboCop 3)
1962 – Amy Yasbeck, actress (Quantum Leap)
1963 – Ramon Franco, actor (Resident Evil: Extinction, The X Files)

1966 – Darren E. Burrows, actor (The Lone Gunmen, The X Files, Class of 1999, Hard Time on Planet Earth)
1969 – James Frey, sci-fi author (I Am Number Four)

1978 – Frank Fergusson, actor, d @ 78 (Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea, Land of the Giants, Twilight Zone, The Adventures of Superman, The Beast from 20,000 Fathoms, Bud Abbott Lou Costello Meet Frankenstein)
1981 – Marty Adams, actor (Dead Before Dawn 3D, Repo Men, Repo! The Genetic Opera)

1986 – Emmy Rossum, actress (The Day After Tomorrow, Comet)
1987 – John Qualen, actor, d @ 87 (My Favorite Martian, Science Fiction Theatre)

1992 – Ed Peck, actor, d @ 75 (The Incredible Hulk, Land of the Giants, Star Trek, The Invaders)
1993 – Raymond Burr, actor, d @ 76 (Tales of Tomorrow, Godzilla: King of the Monsters!, Godzilla 1985: The legend is Reborn)

posted by Kenneth Morvant on Sep 11

1909 – Anne Seymour, actress (Planet of the Apes, Trancers)
1917 – Herbert Lom, actor (Whoops Apocalypse, Journey to the Far Side of the Sun, Mysterious Island, Project M7)

1926 – Alfred Slote, sci-fi author (My Robot Buddy, Omega Station)
1926 – Lee Richardson, actor (Fly 2)
1928 – Earl Holliman, actor (Forbidden Planet, Twilight Zone, Visit to a Small Planet, The Six Million Dollar Man)

Earl Holliman in Forbidden Planet

Earl Holliman in Forbidden Planet

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1929 – Eve Brent, actress (Roswell, Weird Science, BrainWaves, Adventures of Superman)
1934 – Ian Abercrombie, actor (Star Trek: Voyager, Babylon 5, Test Tube Teens from the Year 2000, Otherworld, Voyagers!, Battlestar Galactica, The Six Million Dollar Man, Young Frankenstein, The Questor Tapes)

1936 – Charles Dierkop (Star Trek, Land of the Giants, , Lost in Space, Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea)
1940 – Brian De Palma (Mission to Mars)
1945 – Felton Perry, actor (RoboCop 1 – 3, Automan)
1948 – Michael Sacks (Slaughterhouse-Five, Starflight: The Plane That Couldn’t Land)
1949 – Kathrine Baumann, actress (The Thing with Two Heads)
1950 – Amy Madigan, actress (Fringe, Doppelganger, The Day After)

1956 – Tony Gilroy, writer (Armageddon)
1958 – Scott Patterson, actor (The Event, Them, The Lost World)
1958 – Roxann Dawson, actress (Star Trek: Voyager)
1958 – Julia Nickson, actress (Half-Life, SeaQuest 2032, Babylon 5, Star Trek: DS9, Star Trek: TNG)
1959 – John Hawkes, actor (S. Darko, Strange Frequency, Taken, The X Files, Steel, Future-Kill)

1960 – Anne Ramsay, actress (Planet of the Apes, Star Trek: TNG)
1961 – Virginia Madsen, actress (The Astronaut Farmer, Star Trek: Voyager, The Apocalypse Watch, Earth 2, Zombie High, Creator, Dune)

1964 – Roxanne Biggs-Dawson, actress (Star Trek Voyager)
1967 – Harry Connick Jr., Actor (Bug, Independence Day)

1970 – Chester Morris, actor, d @ 69 (The She-Creature)
1971 – Percy Helton, actor, d @ 77 (Land of the Giants, Twilight Zone, Science Fiction Theatre)

1977 – Leonard Carey, actor, d @ 90 (Adventures of Superman, The Invisible Man’s Revenge, Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde)
1979 – Ariana Richards, actress (Spaced Invaders, Jurassic Park, Tremors)
1970 – Cameron Richardson, actor (10.0 Earthquake)

1987 – Lorne Greene, actor, d @ 72 (Battlestar Galactica)
1998 – Dane Clark, actor, d @ 86 (Salvage 1, Twilight Zone, Science Fiction Theatre)

2002 – Kim Hunter, actress d @ 79 (Planet of the Apes 1, 2, 3)

2009 – Zakes Mokae, actor, d @ 75 (The X Files, Waterworld, Outbreak)
2010 – Harold Gould, actor, d @ 86 (The Outer Limits, The Ray Bradbury Theatre, Project X, The Invaders, The Satan Bug, Twilight Zone, The Man from Planet X)
2010 – Kevin McCarthy, actor, d @ 96 (Invasion of Body Snatchers [1958 & 1978], Innerspace, Trail of the Screaming Forehead, The Ghastly Love of Johnny X, Slipstream, Final Approach, Eve of Destruction, Twilight Zone: The Movie, Exo-Man, The Invaders, ‘Way Out, Twilight Zone)