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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 Remembering the Intruder
Latest Project:
Movie Memory: The Origins of Alien 2019-01-24
Known For
Poster of Kings Of Cult
Poster of From Manila with Love
Poster of Tales From The Lumber Yard: The Making of Galaxy Of Terror
Poster of Hidden Values: The Movies of the Fifties
Movie Remembering the Intruder Himself 2020
Movie Memory: The Origins of Alien Himself 2019-01-24
Movie Kings Of Cult self 2015-09-02
Movie Doomed! The Untold Story of Roger Corman's The Fantastic Four Himself 2015-07-10
Movie It Was a Colossal Teenage Movie Machine: The AIP Story Himself 2015-12-01
Movie Extraordinary Tales Prince Prospero (voice) (segment 'The Masque of the Red Death') 2015-06-25
Movie That Guy Dick Miller Himself 2014-03-07
Movie The Latest Film by Jess Franco Himself 2013-10-11
Movie Going Attractions: The Definitive Story of the American Drive-in Movie 2013-06-07
Movie From Manila with Love Himself 2011-06-21
Movie Still Screaming: The Ultimate Scary Movie Retrospective Himself 2011-04-14
Movie Corman's World: Exploits of a Hollywood Rebel himself 2011-01-21
Movie Tales From The Lumber Yard: The Making of Galaxy Of Terror Himself 2010-12-26
Movie Machete Maidens Unleashed! Himself 2010-10-15
Series A History of Horror 2010-10-11
Movie Sharktopus Beach Bum 2010-09-25
Movie With Great Power: The Stan Lee Story Himself 2010-07-24
Movie Nightmares in Red, White and Blue Himself 2009-08-06
Movie Popatopolis Himself 2009-06-10
Movie Tromatized: Meet Lloyd Kaufman Himself 2009-02-25
Movie Rachel Getting Married Wedding Guest 2008-10-03
Movie Starz Inside - Comic Books Unbound Himself 2008-06-10
Movie Val Lewton: The Man in the Shadows Himself - Interviewee 2007-09-02
Movie Famous Monster: Forrest J Ackerman Himself 2007-05-16
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 Edgar G. Ulmer: The Man Off-screen Self 2004-09-04
Movie The Manchurian Candidate Mr. Secretary 2004-07-30
Movie Mario Bava: Operazione paura Himself 2004-04-30
Movie Looney Tunes: Back in Action Hollywood Director 2003-11-14
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 Hidden Values: The Movies of the Fifties Himself 2001-09-04
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 The Making of The Silence of the Lambs: Inside the Labyrinth Interviewee 2001-01-01
Movie Scream 3 Studio Executive 2000-02-03
Movie The Independent Himself 2000-11-10
Movie Some Nudity Required Himself 1998-10-16
Movie The Second Civil War Sandy Collins 1997-03-15
Movie Vincent Price: The Versatile Villain Himself 1997-10-12
Series The Practice Unknown 1997-03-04
Series E! True Hollywood Story Unknown 1996-03-29
Movie 100 Years of Horror: Witchcraft and Demons Himself 1996-01-01
Movie 100 Years of Horror: The Count and Company 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 Apollo 13 Congressman 1995-06-30
Movie Conversations with Vincent Himself 1994-02-24
Movie Philadelphia Mr. Laird 1993-12-22
Movie Body Bags Dr. Bregman 1993-08-07
Movie The Horror Hall of Fame II Himself 1991-10-05
Movie The Silence of the Lambs FBI Director Hayden Burke 1991-02-01
Movie Martin Scorsese Directs Himself 1990-06-16
Movie The Horror Hall of Fame Himself 1990-09-30
Series Beverly Hills, 90210 Unknown 1990-10-04
Movie Lords of the Deep Corporate executive 1989-06-02
Movie Hollywood Boulevard II Himself 1989-01-01
Movie The Horror of It All Himself 1983-02-23
Movie The State of Things The Lawyer 1982-03-22
Movie The Howling 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 The Godfather: Part II Senator #2 1974-12-20
Movie Blood Bath Antonio Sordi (in flashback) 1966-03-02
Movie Atlas Greek Soldier 1961-05-01
Movie The Wasp Woman Hospital Doctor 1959-10-30
Movie The Cry Baby Killer Joe - TV Truck Man (uncredited) 1958-08-15
Movie War of the Satellites Ground Control 1958-05-18
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