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Born on this day in horror history – October 31

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October 31

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1982 Justin Chatwin, who starred in “The Invisible,” the 2005 remake of “War of the Worlds” and ‘Dragonball: Evolution.”

1980 – Samaire Armstrong, who appeared in the films “Rise,” “Stay Alive” and “Dark Wolf.”

1979 – Erica Cerra who plays “Adrianna Tomaz” a.k.a. “Isis” on the “Smallville” TV series, “Deputy Jo Lupo” on the TV series “Eureka,” and appeared in the film “Blade: Trinity.”

1976 – Piper Perabo, who co-starred in the films “The Cave,” “The Prestige” and “Carriers.”

1963 – Dermot Mulroney, who starred in “Copycat” and “Zodiac.”

1961 – Writer/director/producer Peter Jackson, whose credits include the “Lord of the Rings” films,” “Dead Alive,” “The Frighteners,” the 2005 “King Kong” remake and “District 9.”

1945 – Brian Doyle-Murray, brother of Bill. He appeared in the films “Ghostbusters II,” “Casper: A Spirited Beginning” and “Bedazzled.”

1944 – Sally Kirkland, who starred in the TV movie “The Haunted” and appeared in such films as “The Incredible Shrinking Woman” and “Two Evil Eyes.”

1936 – The late Michael Landon who started his career in “I Was a Teenage Werewolf.”

1927 – Lee Grant who played the stepmother of the son of the devil in “The Omen II” and also appeared in the films “Marooned” and “Visiting Hours.”

Samaire Armstrong
Samaire Armstrong

 

Erica Cerra
Erica Cerra

 

Piper Perabo
Piper Perabo

 

Dermot Mulroney
Dermot Mulroney

 

Peter Jackson
Peter Jackson

 

Michael Landon
Michael Landon

Written by Michael Juvinall

I am a Horror journalist, producer, ravenous Horror fiend, aficionado of the classic Universal Monsters, Hammer Horror, Werewolves, and all things Horror.