Today in Horror History: November 24

(Updated periodically) Birthdays: Denise Crosby (November 24, 1957), who starred in Pet Sematary (1989), Dolly Dearest (1991), Mutant Species (1994), Relative Fear (1994), “The X-Files” (episodes: Empedocles; Essence), Mortuary (2005), “Dexter” (episode: Popping Cherry), Born (2007), “The Walking Dead” (episodes: Us; A; No Sanctuary), Dark Intentions (2015), The Watcher (2016), and Itsy Bitsy (2018). Crosby…

Today in Horror History: November 23

(Updated periodically) Birthdays: Classic horror icon Boris Karloff (November 23, 1887 - February 2, 1969), who starred in Frankenstein (1931), Behind the Mask (1932), The Old Dark House (1932), The Mummy (1932), The Ghoul (1933), The Black Cat (1934), Bride of Frankenstein (1935), The Raven (1935), The Black Room (1935), The Invisible Ray (1936), The…

Today in Horror History: November 22

(Updated periodically) Birthdays: Jamie Lee Curtis (November 22, 1958), who starred in several installments of the Halloween franchise, The Fog (1980), Prom Night (1980), Terror Train (1980), Road Games (1981), Death of a Centerfold: The Dorothy Stratten Story (1981), Virus (1999), and “Scream Queens.” Curtis in Halloween (1978) Mark Ruffalo (November 22, 1967), who starred…

Today in Horror History: November 21

(Updated periodically) Birthdays: Harold Ramis (November 21, 1944 - February 24, 2014), who voiced characters in Heavy Metal (1981), and wrote and starred in Ghostbusters (1984) and Ghostbusters II (1989). Ramis in Ghostbusters Bill Oberst Jr. (November 21, 1965), who starred in Dismal (2009), The Devil Within (2010), Ripped Memories (2010), Wonderland (2011), A Haunting…

Today in Horror History: November 20

(Updated periodically) Birthdays: Richard Brooker (November 20, 1954 - April 8, 2013), who played Jason Voorhees in Friday the 13th Part III (1982), and starred in Deathstalker (1983) and Deep Sea Conspiracy (1987). Richard Brooker Rhys Wakefield (November 20, 1988), who starred in Sanctum (2011), The Purge (2013), After Dark (2013), and “True Detective.” Wakefield…