Wednesday Aug 20
Ed Nelson, Roger Corman and the explosion of the B-movie
'He hired me because I met his criterion: to get the best actors, writers, and crew at minimal expense.'
Ed Nelson, 85, star of television's - Peyton Place'
Ed Nelson, a television, stage and film actor who was one of the mainstays of the 1960s prime-time soap opera "Peyton Place," died Aug. 9 at his home in Greensboro, N.C. He was 85. On "Peyton Place," the nighttime TV drama revolving around the romantic relationships in a small New England town, Mr. Nelson played Michael Rossi during the series' ... (more)
Ed Nelson | Television mainstay, 85
Ed Nelson, 85, a television, stage, and film actor who was one of the mainstays of the 1960s prime-time soap opera Peyton Place, died Saturday at his home in Greensboro, N.C. On Peyton Place, the night-time TV drama revolving around the romantic relationships in a small New England town, Mr. Nelson played Michael Rossi during the series' 1964-69 ... (more)
Ed Nelson, TV and film actor from New Orleans, dies at age 85
There were almost too many sides to Ed Nelson to count, and not just as an actor.
Movies This Week: August 8-14, 2014
The Austin Film Society kicks off a brand new series featuring classic films from Roger Corman with a related documentary called That Guy Dick Miller , about the famed character actor.
The Austin Chronicle
Fast, Cheap, and in Control
Roger Corman's reputation as a filmmaker precedes him. More than simply the "King of the Bs," Corman was also known as the "Pope of Pop Culture."
AFS Series Preview: How Lars Picked the 'Roger Corman' Films
We have him to thank for The Little Shop of Horrors , The Trip , Bloody Mama and a half-dozen Poe adaptations.