Angus Scrimm

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Scrimm in November 2011.

Lawrence Rory Guy (August 19, 1926 – January 9, 2016), better known as Angus Scrimm, was an American actor and writer. He best known for playing the Tall Man in the horror movie Phantasm (1979) and its sequels, Phantasm II (1988), Phantasm III: Lord of the Dead (1994), Phantasm IV: Oblivion (1998), and his final movie Phantasm: Ravager (2016). He also appeared in the television series Alias. He wrote liner notes for musician such as Frank Sinatra to The Beatles. He won a Grammy Award for his liner notes.

Scrimm was born in Kansas City, Kansas. He studied at the University of Southern California in Los Angeles, California.

Scrimm died on January 9, 2016 in Los Angeles, aged 89.[1]

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  1. Collis, Clark (January 10, 2016). "Phantasm star Angus Scrimm dies at 89". Entertainment Weekly. Retrieved January 10, 2016. 

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