Horror Acting Awards (1989-1980)

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1. Jeffrey Combs

Actor | The Frighteners

Jeffrey Combs was born on September 9th, 1954 in Oxnard, California. He grew up in Lompoc, California with a plethora of siblings both older and younger. He attended the Pacific Conservatory of the Performing Arts in Santa Maria, and the Professional Actor's Training Program at the University of ...

1989 Nominee- Actor- "Bride Of Re-Animator"

2. Gregory Cox

Actor | X: First Class

Gregory Cox is an actor, known for X-Men: First Class (2011), Unmasked Part 25 (1988) and Keeping Up Appearances (1990).

1989 Nominee- Actor- "Unmasked Pt. 25"

3. Dale Midkiff

Actor | Pet Sematary

Dale Midkiff attended Edgewood high school and Salisbury University in Salisbury, Maryland, before moving to New York to work as a waiter while pursuing his acting career. His breakthrough role was when he landed the role of Elvis in the made-for-TV movie Elvis and Me (1988). He later starred in ...

1989 Nominee- Actor- "Pet Sematary"

4. Randy Quaid

Actor | Independence Day

Randy Quaid is an Academy Award-nominated actor, for his performance in The Last Detail (1973). Hal Ashby directed Quaid in the role of Meadows opposite Jack Nicholson and Otis Young. Quaid is a great and much-admired actor that has been recognized by Hollywood and the world's finest directors, ...

1989 Nominee- Actor- "Parents"

5. Christopher Stryker

Actor | Hell High

Christopher Stryker was born on January 3, 1960 in New York City, New York, USA. He was an actor, known for Hell High (1989) and Welcome Back, Kotter (1975). He died on September 22, 1987 in New York City.

**Best Actor- Horror- 1989- "Hell High"**

6. Charlotte Burke

Actress | Paperhouse

Charlotte Burke was born on April 9, 1974 in London, England. She is an actress, known for Paperhouse (1988).

1989 Nominee- Actress- "Paperhouse"

7. Mary Beth Hurt

Actress | Lady in the Water

Mary Beth Hurt was born on September 26, 1946 in Marshalltown, Iowa, USA as Mary Beth Supinger. She is an actress, known for Lady in the Water (2006), The Exorcism of Emily Rose (2005) and The Age of Innocence (1993). She has been married to Paul Schrader since August 6, 1983. They have two ...

1989 Nominee- Actress- "Parents"

8. Denise Crosby

Actress | Pet Sematary

Denise Michelle Crosby was born on November 24, 1957 in Hollywood, California. Denise graduated from Hollywood High School in 1975 and attended Cabrillo College in Santa Cruz where she enrolled in the Drama Department. Forming part of the extensive Crosby family dynasty, this striking leading ...

1989 Nominee- Actress- "Pet Sematary"

9. Madolyn Smith Osborne

Actress | 2010: The Year We Make Contact

Madolyn Smith Osborne was born on January 1, 1957 in Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA as Madolyn Smith. She is an actress, known for 2010 (1984), Urban Cowboy (1980) and All of Me (1984). She has been married to Mark Osborne since July 16, 1988. They have two children.

**Best Actress- Horror- 1989- "The Caller"**

10. Madeleine Reynal

Actress | Space Mutiny

Madeleine Reynal is an actress, known for Space Mutiny (1988) and Dr. Caligari (1989).

1989 Nominee- Actress- "Dr. Caligari"

11. Bruce Campbell

Actor | Bubba Ho-Tep

In 1979 with his Detroit friends, Sam Raimi and Rob Tapert, Bruce Campbell raised $350,000 for a low-budget film, The Evil Dead (1981), in which he starred and co-executive produced. Completed piecemeal over four years, the film first gained notoriety in England where it became the best-selling ...

1989 Nominee- Supporting Actor-"Sundown: The Vampire In Retreat"

12. Gerrit Graham

Actor | Child's Play 2

Gerrit Graham was born on November 27, 1949 in New York City. He grew up in St. Louis, Missouri, Chicago, Illinois, and Grosse Pointe, Michigan. Gerrit made his acting debut at age eight in a Detroit Art Institute stage production of "Winnie the Pooh". Graham was the president of the dramatic ...

1989 Nominee- Supporting Actor- "C.H.U.D. 2: Bud The Chud"

13. Fred Gwynne

Actor | My Cousin Vinny

Fred Gwynne was an enormously talented character actor most famous for starring in the television situation comedies Car 54, Where Are You? (1961) (as Officer Francis Muldoon) and The Munsters (1964) (as the Frankenstein clone Herman Munster). He was very tall and had a resonant, baritone voice ...

**Best Supporting Actor- Horror- 1989- "Pet Sematary"**

14. Miko Hughes

Actor | Kindergarten Cop

Miko started his acting career in a public service announcement when he was 22 months old and followed that up by appearing in his first feature film at 27 months old. Since that early start Miko has consistently been one of the busiest young actors in Hollywood. Miko is best known on film for his ...

1989 Nominee- Supporting Actor- "Pet Sematary"

15. Ben Slack

Actor | Bachelor Party

Ben Slack was born on July 23, 1937 in Baltimore, Maryland, USA as Benjamin Hess Slack III. He is known for his work on Bachelor Party (1984), Murder in the First (1995) and Society (1989). He died on December 13, 2004 in Baltimore.

1989 Nominee- Supporting Actor- "Society"

16. Sandy Dennis

Actress | Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?

It would not be easy for anyone to out-do one of American theater's finest thespians, but somehow actress Sandy Dennis managed to even out-quirk the legendary Geraldine Page when it came to affecting nervous ticks and offbeat mannerisms on stage and in film. She and Page had few peers when it came ...

1989 Nominee- Supporting Actress- "Parents"

17. Devin DeVasquez

Producer | The Bay

Devin Renee DeVasquez (born June 25, 1963 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana is an American model and actress. She was chosen as Playboy's Playmate of the Month in June 1985, after being featured in the October 1981 issue's college pictorial. Her centerfold was photographed by Richard Fegley Her father was ...

1989 Nominee- Supporting Actress- "Society"

18. Marg Helgenberger

Actress | CSI: Crime Scene Investigation

Marg Helgenberger is an established dramatic actress whose prominence has been steadily increasing. Her work has been noted on stage, film and TV. Most of her career has been spent in dramatic roles on television, but she has also had a noteworthy presence in feature films.

Helgenberger earned a ...

1989 Nominee- Supporting Actress- "After Midnight"

19. Kelly Jo Minter

Actress | Summer School

Kelly Jo Minter was born on September 24, 1966 in North Trenton, New Jersey, USA. She is an actress and producer, known for Summer School (1987), A Nightmare on Elm Street 5: The Dream Child (1989) and The People Under the Stairs (1991).

1989 Nominee- Supporting Actress- "A Nightmare On Elm Street 5: The Dream Child"

20. Penelope Sudrow

Actress | A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors

Penelope Sudrow was born on January 20, 1966 in Los Angeles, California, USA. She is known for her work on A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors (1987), Amazing Stories (1985) and Dead Man Walking (1988).

**Best Supporting Actress- Horror- 1990- "After Midnight" **

21. Gene Bervoets

Actor | Spoorloos

Gene Bervoets (Eugène Joanna Alfons Bervoets) is a Belgian actor. He was born in Antwerp on the 26th of March, 1956. Gene studied at Studio Herman Teirlinck in. He graduated in 1980. Bervoets played in more than 50 films. In 2015 he received the Ensor for Best Actor. He was nominated for the Golden...

1988 Nominee- Actor- "The Vanishing"

22. Kevin Dillon

Actor | Poseidon

Born in Mamaroneck, New York, Dillon was known for playing tough guys and bad boys early in his career. His first major role was Rooney, the bully in the brilliant (though much understated) film Heaven Help Us, directed by Michael Dinner.

Dillon has since starred in many memorable films, most ...

1988 Nominee- Actor- "The Blob"

23. Jeremy Irons

Actor | Dead Ringers

British actor Jeremy Irons was born in Cowes, Isle of Wight, a small island off the south coast of England. He is the son of Barbara Anne Brereton (Sharpe) and Paul Dugan Irons, an accountant. Young Jeremy didn't prove very fond of figures. He visited mainland England only once a year. He wound up ...

**Best Actor- Horror- 1988- "Dead Ringers"**

24. David Keith

Actor | An Officer and a Gentleman

David Lemuel Keith was born on May 8, 1954 in Knoxville, Tennessee, the son of Lemuel Grady Keith Jr. and Hilda Earle. He graduated from the University of Tennessee with a Bachelor of Arts in Speech and Theater. Keith had a supporting role in The Rose (1979) starring Bette Midler, had a supporting ...

1988 Nominee- Actor- "White Of The Eye"

25. Roddy Piper

Actor | They Live

Roddy Piper was born Roderick George Toombs on April 17, 1954 in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada. He was a pro wrestler from 1973-1987 in the NWA, Pacific Northwest, California. He was a longtime mainstay in the WWF, and was one of the biggest "bad guys" in the WWF during the early '80s, before ...

1988 Nominee- Actor- "They Live"

26. Catherine Hicks

Actress | Child's Play

Born in New York City and raised in Scottsdale, Arizona, Catherine Mary Hicks was a cheerleader at Gerard Catholic High School in Phoenix, Arizona, and graduated in 1969. Hicks attended Saint Mary's College-Notre Dame University and studied English literature. Moving east from South Bend, Indiana, ...

1988 Nominee- Actress- "Child's Play"

27. Cassandra Peterson

Actress | Elvira: Mistress of the Dark

Cassandra Peterson was born in Manhattan, Kansas, and grew up in Colorado Springs, Colorado. She began her career at age 17 as the youngest showgirl in Las Vegas history in the show "Vive Les Girls" at the Dunes Hotel. After receiving advice from "The King" himself, Elvis Presley, she traveled to ...

** Best Actress- Horror- 1988- "Elvira: Mistress Of The Dark"**

28. Pamela Springsteen

Actress | Sleepaway Camp II: Unhappy Campers

Pam Springsteen was born on 8 February 1962 in Freehold, New Jersey as part of a big family. Her brother, Bruce Springsteen, became a nationwide rock star in the early 70s and Pam sometimes went on tour with him. When she got older, she became a still photographer and photographed the pictures for ...

1988 Nominee- Actress- "Sleepaway Camp 2: Unhappy Campers"

29. Sarah Torgov

Actress | Meatballs

Lovely, spunky, and appealing fresh-faced blonde Sarah Torgov was born in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. She's the daughter of noted Canadian humorist and novelist Morley Torgov. Sarah played the cello in high school. Torgov acted in a handful of movies and TV shows for about ten years; she's especially...

1988 Nominee- Actress- "American Gothic"

30. Lisa Wilcox

Actress | A Nightmare on Elm Street 4: The Dream Master

Lisa is BACK to acting full time after raising her boys and married to corporate world for a couple decades. She is excited about a slew of 2019-2020 projects. Check out the latest! Lisa has performed in over 100 film, television, commercial and theater productions, starting her career in Equity ...

1988 Nominee- Actress- "A Nightmare On Elm Street 4: The Dream Master"

31. Keith David

Actor | The Princess and the Frog

Keith David is a classically trained actor, winning 3 Emmys out of 6 nominations as well as being nominated for a Tony award. He starred in the recently concluded TV series "Greenleaf" for Oprah Winfrey's OWN network. Upcoming films include "Horizon Line" with Allison Williams ("Get Out") and "...

1988 Nominee- Supporting Actor- "They Live"

32. Brad Dourif

Actor | One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest

Gaunt character actor Brad Dourif was born Bradford Claude Dourif on March 18, 1950 in Huntington, West Virginia. He is the son of Joan Mavis Felton (Bradford) and Jean Henri Dourif, a French-born art collector who owned and operated a dye factory. His father died when Dourif was three years old, ...

**(TIE) Best Supporting Actor- Horror- 1988 "Child's Play"**

33. Kane Hodder

Stunts | Se7en

Kane Hodder was born on April 8, 1955 in Auburn, California. He is best known for his role as horror icon Jason Voorhees in Friday the 13th Part VII: The New Blood (1988), Friday the 13th Part VIII: Jason Takes Manhattan (1989), Jason Goes to Hell: The Final Friday (1993), and Jason X (2001). He is...

** (TIE) Best Supporting Actor- Horror- 1988 "Friday the 13th Pt. 7: The New Blood"**

34. William Morgan Sheppard

Actor | Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country

William Sheppard was born and raised in London, England to an Anglo-Irish family. He is a graduate of the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art in London. He was an Associate Artist with the Royal Shakespeare Company for 12 years. He appeared on Broadway in 1966 with "Marat-Sade" and later in 1975 with "...

1988 Nominee- Supporting Actor- "Elvira: Mistress Of The Dark"

35. Rod Steiger

Actor | In the Heat of the Night

Rodney Stephen Steiger was born in Westhampton, New York, to Augusta Amelia (Driver) and Frederick Jacob Steiger, both vaudevillians. He was of German and Austrian ancestry. After his parents' divorce, Steiger was raised by his mother in Newark, New Jersey. He dropped out of Westside High school at...

1988 Nominee- Supporting Actor- "American Gothic"

36. Yvonne De Carlo

Actress | The Ten Commandments

Yvonne De Carlo was born Margaret Yvonne Middleton on September 1, 1922 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. She was three when her father abandoned the family. Her mother turned to waitressing in a restaurant to make ends meet--a rough beginning for an actress who would, one day, be one of ...

1988 Nominee- Supporting Actress- "American Gothic"

37. Edie McClurg

Actress | Ferris Bueller's Day Off

Born on July 23, 1945 in Kansas City, Missouri, McClurg began her performing career at age five with the Kansas City Rhythm Kids. She retired when the dance teacher was arrested on a morals charge for "dating" the tall and lissome, yet underage, star dancer in the troupe. That girl's big number ...

1988 Nominee- Supporting Actress- "Elvira: Mistress Of The Dark"

38. Linnea Quigley

Actress | The Return of the Living Dead

Barbara Linnea Quigley was born in Davenport, Iowa, on May 27, 1958 to Heath and Dorothy Quigley. Her Mother was a housewife and her Father a noted Chiropractor and psychologist. After moving with her family to Los Angeles in the late 1970s, the short, petite Linnea began working at a Jack Lalanne ...

1988 Nominee- Supporting Actress- "Night Of The Demons"

39. Johanna ter Steege

Actress | Spoorloos

From 1979 to 1984 Johanna ter Steege studied at the academy of dramatic art in Kampen to become a drama teacher. Her initial desire to develop theatre for and with children prompted her to seek a career as an actress and a teacher. From 1984 to 1988 she attended the school of acting at Arnhem to ...

1988 Nominee- Supporting Actress- "The Vanishing"

40. Janet Wright

Actress | The Perfect Storm

Janet Wright was born in 1945 in England and grew up in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada. She was raised in a family of theatre actors. Her siblings are: Anne Wright, John Wright and Susan Wright. Janet had the chance to work with her two sisters, Susan and Anne, in the theater play "Les Belles ...

**Best Supporting Actress- Horror- 1988- "American Gothic"**

41. Bruce Campbell

Actor | Bubba Ho-Tep

In 1979 with his Detroit friends, Sam Raimi and Rob Tapert, Bruce Campbell raised $350,000 for a low-budget film, The Evil Dead (1981), in which he starred and co-executive produced. Completed piecemeal over four years, the film first gained notoriety in England where it became the best-selling ...

(TIE) **Best Actor- Horror- 1987- "Evil Dead 2: Dead By Dawn"**

42. Jack Nicholson

Actor | Chinatown

Jack Nicholson, an American actor, producer, director and screenwriter, is a three-time Academy Award winner and twelve-time nominee. Nicholson is also notable for being one of two actors - the other being Michael Caine - who have received an Oscar nomination in every decade from the 1960s through ...

1987 Nominee- Actor- "The Witches Of Eastwick"

43. Jason Patric

Actor | The Lost Boys

Jason Patric was born on June 17, 1966 in Queens, New York, USA as John Anthony Miller III. He is an actor, known for The Lost Boys (1987), Sleepers (1996) and The Losers (2010).

1987 Nominee- Actor- "The Lost Boys"

44. Terry O'Quinn

Actor | Lost

Terrance Quinn (born July 15, 1952), known professionally as Terry O'Quinn, is an American actor. He played John Locke on the TV series Lost, the title role in The Stepfather and Stepfather II, and Peter Watts in Millennium, which ran for three seasons (1996-1999). He has also hosted Mysteries of ...

(TIE) **Best Actor- Horror- 1987- "The Stepfather"**

45. Andrew Robinson

Actor | Hellraiser

Andrew Jordt Robinson was born in New York City and attended the University of New Hampshire, later receiving his B.A. in English from the New School for Social Research in NYC. After graduation, he spent a year in England at the London Academy for Music and Dramatic Arts on a Fulbright Scholarship...

1987 Nominee- Actor- "Hellraiser"

46. Cher

Actress | Moonstruck

The beat goes on ... and on ... and as strong as ever for this superstar entertainer who has well surpassed the four-decade mark while improbably transforming herself from an artificial, glossy "flashionplate" singer into a serious, Oscar-worthy, dramatic actress ... and back again! With more ups ...

1987 Nominee- Actress- "The Witches Of Eastwick"

47. Clare Higgins

Actress | Hellbound: Hellraiser II

Clare Higgins was born in Bradford, West Yorkshire, England, the second of five children of Paula Cecilia (Murphy) and James Stephen Higgins, who were both teachers, and nursed acting ambitions from childhood. She was sent to a convent school, from which she was expelled, and ran away from home at ...

**Best Actress- Horror- 1987- "Hellraiser"**

48. Heather Langenkamp

Actress | A Nightmare on Elm Street

Heather Langenkamp was born in Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA. She got her start in acting when she was cast as an extra in the Francis Ford Coppola films The Outsiders (1983) and Rumble Fish (1983), which were both filmed in Tulsa. Her scenes were deleted from the final cut of both films. While studying at ...

1987 Nominee- Actress- "A Nightmare On Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors"

49. Wendy Lyon

Actress | The Shape of Water

Wendy Lyon was born as Wendy Rae Lyon. She is an actress, known for The Shape of Water (2017), Regression (2015) and Prom Night II (1987).

1987 Nominee- Actress- "Hello Mary Lou: Prom Night 2"

50. Susan Sarandon

Actress | Thelma & Louise

Susan Sarandon was born Susan Abigail Tomalin in New York City, NY, to homemaker Lenora Marie (Criscione) and Phillip Leslie Tomalin, an advertising executive. She is of Italian descent on her mother's side and English, Irish, Welsh, and German on her father's.

After the 1968 Democratic convention ...

1987 Nominee- Actress- "The Witches Of Eastwick"

51. Doug Bradley

Actor | Hellraiser III: Hell on Earth

Mr. Bradley was born on September 7th 1954 in Liverpool, England. Since his school days Bradley has been close friends with Clive Barker. In the seventies Bradley and Clive Barker founded the progressive theatre group "Dog Company". While Barker worked on writing with his friend Peter Atkins (...

1987 Nominee- Supporting Actor- "Hellraiser"

52. Royal Dano

Actor | Killer Klowns from Outer Space

Royal Dano was undoubtedly one of the best, most quirky and striking character actors to ever grace the big and small screen alike in a lengthy and impressive career which spanned 42 years.

Royal Edward Dano was born on November 16, 1922 in New York City, to Mary Josephine (O'Connor) and Caleb ...

1987 Nominee- Supporting Actor- "House 2: The Second Story"

53. Barnard Hughes

Actor | The Lost Boys

Emmy and Tony Award-winner Barnard Hughes forged a career as one of American's most successful character actors, equally at home and successful on stage, the silver screen, and television. Most of his success came after middle-age. He made his Broadway debut in 1939 in Mary McCarthy's "Please, Mrs....

**Best Supporting Actor- Horror- 1987 "The Lost Boys"**

54. Bill Paxton

Actor | Aliens

Bill Paxton was born on May 17, 1955 in Fort Worth, Texas. He was the son of Mary Lou (Gray) and John Lane Paxton, a businessman and actor (as John Paxton). Bill moved to Los Angeles, California at age eighteen, where he found work in the film industry as a set dresser for Roger Corman's New World ...

1987 Nominee- Supporting Actor- "Near Dark"

55. Kiefer Sutherland

Actor | 24

Kiefer Sutherland was born in London, England, UK, to Canadian actors Shirley Douglas and Donald Sutherland, who moved to California shortly after his birth. His maternal grandfather, Tommy Douglas, was a Scottish-born Canadian politician who was a Premier of Saskatchewan for over 17 years and led ...

1987 Nominee- Supporting Actor- "The Lost Boys"

56. Veronica Cartwright

Actress | Alien

Born in Bristol, England, Veronica is the older sister of the popular child actress Angela Cartwright. In her early career, Veronica was cast in a number of popular movies such as William Wyler's The Children's Hour (1961), Spencer's Mountain (1963) and Alfred Hitchcock's The Birds (1963). As such,...

1987 Nominee- Supporting Actress- "The Witches Of Eastwick"

57. Lois Chiles

Actress | Moonraker

Lois Chiles is a former supermodel-turned-actress who gave elegant performances in a variety of films throughout the 1970s and 1980s. Her motion picture debut role was as Robert Redford's sexual endeavor in the old-fashioned Hollywood melodrama, The Way We Were (1973). Shortly after, she starred ...

**Best Supporting Actress- Horror- 1987- "Creepshow 2"**

58. Dorothy Lamour

Actress | Road to Bali

In addition to being Miss New Orleans in 1931, Dorothy Lamour worked as a Chicago elevator operator; band vocalist for her first husband, band leader Herbie Kaye; and radio performer. In 1936 she donned her soon-to-be-famous sarong for her debut at Paramount, The Jungle Princess (1936), and ...

1987 Nominee- Supporting Actress- "Creepshow 2"

59. Lisa Loring

Actress | The Addams Family

Lisa Loring was born on February 16, 1958 in Kwajalein, Marshall Islands as Lisa Ann DeCinces. She is an actress and writer, known for The Addams Family (1964), Savage Harbor (1987) and As the World Turns (1956). She has been married to Graham Ritch since 2003. She was previously married to Jerry ...

1987 Nominee- Supporting Actress- "Blood Frenzy"

60. Jennifer Rubin

Actress | A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors

Strikingly beautiful and a multi-talented performer, Jennifer Collene Rubin is an American actress, model, screenwriter, and producer, with a career spanning nearly four decades. She was voted Ford International Model of the Year in 1984. She gained fame for her pictures in Harper Bazaar, Vogue, ...

1987 Nominee- Supporting Actress- "A Nightmare On Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors"

61. Jeff Goldblum

Actor | Jurassic Park

Jeffrey Lynn Goldblum was born October 22, 1952 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, one of four children of Shirley (Temeles), a radio broadcaster who also ran an appliances firm, and Harold L. Goldblum, a doctor. His father was of Russian Jewish descent and his mother was of Austrian Jewish ancestry.

...

**Best Actor- Horror- 1986- "The Fly"**

62. William Katt

Actor | The Man from Earth

William Katt was born in Los Angeles, California, USA as William Theodore Katt. He is the son of actress Barbara Hale and actor Bill Williams. He is an actor and director, known for Big Wednesday (1978), The Greatest American Hero (1981), Carrie (1976) and The Man from Earth (2007). He has been ...

1986 Nominee- Actor- "House"

63. Günter Meisner

Actor | Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory

Günter Meisner was born on April 18, 1926 in Bremen, Germany. He was an actor and director, known for Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory (1971), The Boys from Brazil (1978) and In a Glass Cage (1986). He was married to Gisela Albrecht Meisner. He died on December 5, 1994 in Berlin, Germany.

1986 Nominee- Actor- "In A Glass Cage"

64. David Sust

Actor | Tras el cristal

David Sust was born as David Mur Navarro. He is an actor, known for In a Glass Cage (1986), Boi (2019) and Moon Child (1989).

1986 Nominee- Actor- "In A Glass Cage"

65. Paul L. Smith

Actor | Maverick

Paul L. Smith was born on June 24, 1936 in Everett, Massachusetts, USA as Paul Lawrence Smith. He was an actor and director, known for Maverick (1994), Popeye (1980) and Dune (1984). He was married to Eve. He died on April 25, 2012 in Ra'anana, Israel.

1986 Nominee- Actor- "Crimewave"

66. Barbara Crampton

Actress | You're Next

Barbara Crampton was born on December 27, 1958 in Levittown, New York. Growing up in Vermont, she spent the majority of her childhood summers traveling the country with a roadside carnival that her father worked for. Crampton began acting in school plays in seventh grade and subsequently studied ...

1986 Nominee- Actress- "From Beyond"

67. Geena Davis

Actress | Thelma & Louise

As a child, Geena dreamed of being an actress. While in high school, she felt left out and had low self-esteem because, at 6 feet, she was the tallest girl in school. After high school graduation, Geena entered New England College in New Hampshire and then transferred the next year to Boston ...

1986 Nominee- Actress- "The Fly"

68. Elisabeth Shue

Actress | Leaving Las Vegas

Elisabeth Shue was born in Wilmington, Delaware, to Anne Brewster (Wells), who worked for the Chemical Banking Corporation, and James William Shue, a lawyer and real estate developer. She is of German and English ancestry, including descent from Mayflower passengers. Shue's parents divorced while ...

1986 Nominee- Actress- "Link"

69. Sigourney Weaver

Actress | Alien: Resurrection

Sigourney Weaver was born Susan Alexandra Weaver, on October 8, 1949, in Leroy Hospital in New York City. Her father, TV producer Sylvester L. Weaver Jr., originally wanted to name her Flavia, because of his passion for Roman history (he had already named her elder brother Trajan). Her mother, ...

**(TIE) Best Actress- Horror- 1986- "Aliens"**

70. Caroline Williams

Actress | Greenlight

Caroline Williams began her career in Texas, co-starring for revered cinema master Louis Malle in his Corpus Christi-based film, Alamo Bay (1985). She worked opposite stars Ed Harris and Amy Madigan in what was her first feature film, after only six months of training at the Studio For Actors, ...

**(TIE) Best Actress- Horror- 1986- "The Texas Chainsaw Massacre Pt. 2"**

71. Julian Beck

Actor | The Cotton Club

A bold, innovative, avant-garde figure in theatre who helped revolutionized the style of playwriting and acting in the 1950s and 1960s, actor/writer/producer/directer Julian Beck was certainly a odd-looking sort with his baleful, hollow eyes, stark and skullish features and near-bald dome capped by...

1986 Nominee- Supporting Actor- "Poltergeist 2: The Other Side"

72. Brian Cox

Actor | X2

Brian Cox is an Emmy Award-winning Scottish actor. He was born on June 1, 1946 in Dundee, Scotland, to Mary Ann Guillerline Cox, maiden surname McCann, a spinner, and Charles McArdle Campbell Cox, a shopkeeper and butcher. His father was of Irish ancestry and his mother was of Irish and Scottish ...

1986 Nominee- Supporting Actor- "Manhunter"

73. Brad Dunker

Writer | Alien Space Avenger

Brad Dunker is an actor and writer, known for Alien Space Avenger (1989), Class of Nuke 'Em High (1986) and My Blind Brother (2003).

1986 Nominee- Supporting Actor- "Class Of Nuke Em' High"

74. Rutger Hauer

Actor | Blade Runner

Blond, blue-eyed, tall and handsome Dutch actor Rutger Hauer enjoyed an international reputation for playing everything from romantic leads to action heroes to sinister villains. Hauer was born in Breukelen, a Dutch town and former municipality in the province of Utrecht.

He was the son of Teunke (...

1986 Nominee- Supporting Actor- "The Hitcher"

75. Bill Moseley

Actor | Repo! The Genetic Opera

William Lambert Moseley (born November 11, 1951) is an American film actor and musician who has starred in a number of cult classic horror films, including House of 1000 Corpses (2003), Repo! The Genetic Opera (2008) and The Devil's Rejects (2005). His first big role was in The Texas Chainsaw ...

**Best Supporting Actor- "The Texas Chainsaw Massacre Pt. 2"**

76. Deborah Foreman

Actress | Real Genius

Deborah Foreman won the prestigious "Most Promising New Star" award from Sho West in 1986, following her starring roles in the critically acclaimed Valley Girl (1983) and the award-winning My Chauffeur (1986). Subsequently, she had the lead (actually the two leads!) in April Fool's Day (1986) which...

**Best Supporting Actress- Horror- 1986- "April Fool's Day"**

77. Jenette Goldstein

Actress | Aliens

Jenette Goldstein is a true chameleon. She is so effective as an actress, it is nearly impossible to recognize her from role to role. Jenette spent most of her childhood in Los Angeles. Born to theater-loving parents, she attended fine arts-oriented schools, and was the young star of the drama ...

1986 Nominee- Supporting Actress- "Aliens"

78. Grace Jones

Actress | A View to a Kill

Grace Jones was born on May 19, 1948 in Spanish Town, St Catherine, Jamaica to Marjorie Jones (née Williams) and Reverend Robert W. Jones. When she was 12 she moved to Syracuse, New York, joining her family who had already moved there. She studied acting at Syracuse University and appeared in her ...

1986 Nominee- Supporting Actress- "Vamp"

79. Jennifer Jason Leigh

Actress | The Hateful Eight

Jennifer Jason Leigh was born Jennifer Lee Morrow in Los Angeles, California, the daughter of writer Barbara Turner and actor Vic Morrow. Her father was of Russian Jewish descent and her mother was of Austrian Jewish ancestry. She is the sister of Carrie Ann Morrow and half-sister of actress Mina ...

1986 Nominee- Supporting Actress- "The Hitcher"

80. Sherry Willis-Burch

Actress | Final Exam

Sherry Willis-Burch is an actress, known for Final Exam (1981) and Killer Party (1986).

1986 Nominee- Supporting Actress- "Killer Party"

81. Maxwell Caulfield

Actor | Grease 2

Maxwell Caulfield began his film career in a big way. He was chosen from among thousands of applicants to appear as Michael Carrington in the sequel to the most successful musical film of all time. Both he and his co-star, a fresh-faced young newcomer named Michelle Pfeiffer, were hailed as "The ...

**Best Actor- Horror- 1985- "The Boys Next Door"**

82. Jeffrey Combs

Actor | The Frighteners

Jeffrey Combs was born on September 9th, 1954 in Oxnard, California. He grew up in Lompoc, California with a plethora of siblings both older and younger. He attended the Pacific Conservatory of the Performing Arts in Santa Maria, and the Professional Actor's Training Program at the University of ...

1985 Nominee- Actor- "Re-Animator"

83. Corey Haim

Actor | The Lost Boys

Corey Haim was born in Toronto, Ontario, to Judy Haim, an Israeli-born data processor, and Bernie Haim, a clothing sales representative. He has a sister, Carol, and a half-brother, Daniel. His family is Jewish. He was raised mostly in Willowdale.

Corey appeared in 26 episodes of the early 1980s ...

1985 Nominee- Actor- "Silver Bullet"

84. Mark Patton

Actor | A Nightmare on Elm Street Part 2: Freddy's Revenge

Mark Patton was raised in Riverside, Missouri, a Suburb of Kansas City. His first interest, starting at age 8, was in gymnastics. By his high school years, he had excelled in the Junior Olympics. But acting had also begun to interest him. Mark began studying in his high school's drama department ...

1985 Nominee- Actor- "A Nightmare On Elm Street 2: Freddy's Revenge"

85. Chris Sarandon

Actor | Fright Night

The handsome, weird and worldly-looking Chris Sarandon has shown his versatility in everything from vampires to Jesus Christ in hypnotic performances that have not only been controversial but hard to resist. He was born Christopher Sarandon, Jr. and raised in Beckley, West Virginia. Of Greek ...

1985 Nominee- Actor- "Fright Night"

86. Jennifer Beals

Actress | Flashdance

Jennifer Beals is an internationally renowned actress who has over 90 credits to her name, including critically acclaimed feature films and some of the highest rated television series to date. Beals is currently executive producing and returning as a lead cast member in the revival of her hit ...

1985 Nominee- Actress- "The Bride"

87. Amanda Bearse

Actress | Fright Night

Amanda Bearse was born on August 9, 1958 in Winter Park, Florida, USA. She is an actress and director, known for Fright Night (1985), Married... with Children (1987) and Nikki (2000). She has been married to Carrie Schenken since 2010. They have two children.

1985 Nominee- Actress- "Fright Night"

88. Lori Cardille

Actress | Day of the Dead

Lori Cardille was born on July 15, 1954 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA. She is an actress and producer, known for Day of the Dead (1985), The Last Call (2019) and The Edge of Night (1956).

1985 Nominee- Actress- "Day Of The Dead"

89. Jennifer Connelly

Actress | A Beautiful Mind

Jennifer Connelly was born in the Catskill Mountains, New York, to Ilene (Schuman), a dealer of antiques, and Gerard Connelly, a clothing manufacturer. Her father had Irish and Norwegian ancestry, and her mother was from a Jewish immigrant family. Jennifer grew up in Brooklyn Heights, just across ...

1985 Nominee- Actress- "Phenomena"

90. Rachel Ward

Actress | The Thorn Birds

Rachel Ward was born on September 12, 1957 in Cornwell Manor, Cornwell, Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire, England as Rachel Claire Ward. She is an actress and director, known for The Thorn Birds (1983), Against All Odds (1984) and Sharky's Machine (1981). She has been married to Bryan Brown since April...

**Best Actress- Horror- 1985- "Fortress"**

91. Don Calfa

Actor | The Return of the Living Dead

Don is probably best remembered for his role as "Ernie Kaltenbrunner" in the 1985 comedy horror The Return of the Living Dead (1985). Don's career spans over 40 years in both film and TV. Born in Brooklyn, New York, and raised in Ozone Park Queens, and later Westchester, Long Island, Don Calfa was ...

1985 Nominee- Supporting Actor- "The Return Of The Living Dead"

92. Stephen Geoffreys

Actor | Fright Night

Stephen Geoffreys made a strong and distinct impression with his winning blend of wild energy and manic intensity that he brought to a handful of hugely enjoyable comedies and horror films made throughout the 1980s. He was born Stephen Geoffrey Miller on November 22, 1964, in Cincinnati, Ohio. ...

1985 Nominee- Supporting Actor- "Fright Night"

93. Clu Gulager

Actor | The Return of the Living Dead

Clu Gulager was born William Martin Gulager in Holdenville, Hughes County, Oklahoma. His nickname was given to him by his father for the clu-clu birds (known in English as martins, like his middle name) that were nesting at the Gulager home at the time Clu was born. He grew up on his uncle's ranch ...

1985 Nominee- Supporting Actor- "The Return Of The Living Dead"

94. James Karen

Actor | The Return of the Living Dead

Veteran Broadway, TV and film actor James Karen was encouraged as a young man to take up an acting career by U.S. Congressman Daniel J. Flood, who was an amateur actor himself. In 1947 Karen made his Broadway debut in "A Streetcar Named Desire", which led to appearances in over 20 Broadway ...

**Best Supporting Actor- Horror- 1985- "The Return Of The Living Dead"**

95. Roddy McDowall

Actor | Fright Night

Roddy McDowall was born in Herne Hill, London, England, to Winifriede Lucinda (Corcoran), an Irish-born aspiring actress, and Thomas Andrew McDowall, a merchant seaman. Roddy was enrolled in elocution courses at age five and by ten had appeared in his first film, Murder in the Family (1938), ...

1985 Nominee- Supporting- "Fright Night"

96. Patti D'Arbanville

Actress | Morning Glory

Patti was 17 before her mother allowed her to appear in an Andy Warhol project. Her start in a lesbian love-scene in Flesh (1968), was followed by a string of movies with some degree of nudity included. Since then, she has steadily appeared in good supporting roles, only with a few time-outs, i.e. ...

1985 Nominee- Supporting Actress- "The Boys Next Door"

97. Geretta Geretta

Actress | Sweetiecakes

Geretta Geretta, a multi-faceted woman, has worked the globe, from Northern Ireland to South Africa, from Rome to New York City, as a writer/director/actress:

Born and raised in Portland, Oregon, Geretta became interested in acting during her school years. Although she relocated to Los Angeles, she ...

1985 Nominee- Supporting Actress- "Demons"

98. Lauren Hutton

Actress | American Gigolo

Following her success as a top fashion model for the Ford Modeling Agency and Revlon cosmetics, Hutton was selected to play the only major female character in Paper Lion (1968). After a semi-successful starring role in American Gigolo (1980), Hutton's modeling career took a slide in the 1980s, and ...

1985 Nominee- Supporting Actress- "Once Bitten"

99. Carol Locatell

Actress | Friday the 13th: A New Beginning

Carol Locatell was born on December 13, 1940. She is an actress, known for Friday the 13th: A New Beginning (1985), The Family Stone (2005) and Coffy (1973).

1985 Nominee- Supporting Actress- "Friday the 13th: A New Beginning"

100. Linnea Quigley

Actress | The Return of the Living Dead

Barbara Linnea Quigley was born in Davenport, Iowa, on May 27, 1958 to Heath and Dorothy Quigley. Her Mother was a housewife and her Father a noted Chiropractor and psychologist. After moving with her family to Los Angeles in the late 1970s, the short, petite Linnea began working at a Jack Lalanne ...

**Best Supporting Actress- Horror- 1985- "The Return Of the Living Dead"**



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