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Roger Corman

Roger William Corman (born April 5, 1926) is an American film producer, director and actor. He has mostly worked on low-budget films. Some of Corman's work has an established critical reputation, such as his cycle of films derived from the tales of Edgar Allan Poe, and he has won an Honorary Academy Award for his body of work. Corman is also an occasional actor, taking minor roles in such films as The Silence of the Lambs, The Godfather Part II, Apollo 13 and Philadelphia. A documentary about Roger Corman's life and career entitled Corman's World: Exploits of a Hollywood Rebel premiered at Sundance in 2011. Corman has been a mentor to young film directors including Francis Ford Coppola, Martin Scorsese, Ron Howard, Peter Bogdanovich, Jonathan Demme, James Cameron, Curtis Hanson, John Sayles, and many others. He has also helped launch the careers of actors including Jack Nicholson, Peter Fonda, Dennis Hopper, Talia Shire and Robert De Niro. Description above from the Wikipedia article Roger Corman, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Apr 5, 1926 In Detroit, Michigan, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie Monster from the Ocean Floor 1954-05-21
Latest Project:
Movie It Was a Colossal Teenage Movie Machine: The AIP Story 2015-12-01
Known For
Poster of Kings Of Cult
Poster of Apollo 13
Poster of Le Silence des Agneaux
Poster of Beverly Hills
Movie It Was a Colossal Teenage Movie Machine: The AIP Story Himself 2015-12-01
Movie Doomed! The Untold Story of Roger Corman's The Fantastic Four Himself 2015-07-10
Movie Extraordinary Tales Prince Prospero (voice) (segment 'The Masque of the Red Death') 2015-06-25
Movie Kings Of Cult self 2015-09-02
Movie That Guy Dick Miller Himself 2014-03-07
Movie Going Attractions: The Definitive Story of the American Drive-in Movie 2013-06-07
Movie Le dernier film de Jess Franco Himself 2013-10-11
Movie Le Monde de Corman : Exploits d’un rebelle hollywoodien himself 2011-01-21
Movie From Manila with Love Himself 2011-06-21
Movie Still Screaming: The Ultimate Scary Movie Retrospective Himself 2011-04-14
Movie With Great Power: The Stan Lee Story Himself 2010-07-24
Movie Sharktopus Beach Bum 2010-09-25
Series A History of Horror 2010-10-11
Movie Popatopolis Himself 2009-06-10
Movie Tromatized: Meet Lloyd Kaufman Himself 2009-02-25
Movie Nightmares in Red, White and Blue Himself 2009-08-06
Movie Starz Inside - Comic Books Unbound Himself 2008-06-10
Movie Rachel se marie Wedding Guest 2008-10-03
Movie Famous Monster: Forrest J Ackerman Himself 2007-05-16
Movie Val Lewton: The Man in the Shadows Himself - Interviewee 2007-09-02
Movie Spine Tingler! The William Castle Story Himself 2007-11-08
Movie The Sci-Fi Boys Himself 2006-04-27
Movie Gangland: Bullets over Hollywood 2005-12-02
Movie Un Crime dans la tête Mr. Secretary 2004-07-30
Movie Edgar G. Ulmer: The Man Off-screen Self 2004-09-04
Movie Les Looney Tunes passent à l'action Hollywood Director 2003-12-10
Movie Easy Riders, Raging Bulls: How the Sex, Drugs and Rock 'N' Roll Generation Saved Hollywood Himself 2003-03-09
Movie All the Love You Cannes! Himself 2002-05-16
Movie The Making of The Silence of the Lambs: Inside the Labyrinth Interviewee 2001-01-01
Movie It Conquered Hollywood! The Story of American International Pictures Himself 2001-05-01
Movie Schlock! The Secret History of American Movies Himself 2001-04-02
Movie Scream 3 Studio Executive 2000-02-03
Movie The Independent Himself 2000-11-10
Movie Some Nudity Required Himself 1998-10-16
Series The Practice: Bobby Donnell & Associés Unknown 1997-03-04
Movie La Seconde Guerre de Sécession Sandy Collins 1997-03-15
Movie 100 Years of Horror: Witchcraft and Demons Himself 1996-01-01
Movie 100 Years of Horror: The Gruesome Twosome Himself 1996-01-01
Movie 100 Years of Horror: Scream Queens Himself 1996-01-01
Movie 100 Years of Horror: The Count and Company Himself 1996-01-01
Movie Apollo 13 Congressman 1995-06-30
Movie Petits cauchemars avant la nuit Dr. Bregman 1993-08-07
Movie Philadelphia Mr. Laird 1993-12-22
Movie Le Silence des Agneaux FBI Director Hayden Burke 1991-02-01
Movie The Horror Hall of Fame II Himself 1991-10-05
Movie Martin Scorsese Directs Himself 1990-06-16
Series Beverly Hills Unknown 1990-10-04
Movie Hollywood Boulevard II Himself 1989-01-01
Movie Lords of the Deep Corporate executive 1989-06-02
Movie First Works 1989-10-10
Movie The Horror of It All Himself 1983-02-23
Movie L'état des choses The Lawyer 1982-03-22
Movie Hurlements Man in Phone Booth 1981-03-13
Movie Roger Corman: Hollywood's Wild Angel Himself 1978-04-06
Movie Cannonball District Attorney 1976-07-06
Movie Le Parrain, 2ème partie Senator #2 1975-08-27
Movie Blood Bath Antonio Sordi (in flashback) 1966-03-02
Movie Atlas Greek Soldier 1961-05-01
Movie La Femme guêpe Hospital Doctor 1959-10-30
Movie Guerre des Satellites Ground Control 1958-05-18
Movie The Cry Baby Killer Joe - TV Truck Man (uncredited) 1958-08-15
Movie Naked Paradise Office Worker 1957-01-01
Movie The Fast and the Furious Roadblock State Trooper 1955-02-15
Movie Monster from the Ocean Floor Tommy 1954-05-21