Bela Lugosi Meets a Brooklyn Gorilla opened nationally on October 8, 1952. talked and became friends and she told me really great stories. A: Did some research online last night. A: That�s right you did 1941 with Spielberg.
around a piano and he was there wearing his turtleneck and he had his head How did you get the gig? A: It�s been a pleasure talking to you. screen? I think because I was really playing myself since I�m such a huge Beatles The role of Ramona the chimp was played by “Cheetah,” the monkey in the original Tarzan films. So things went full circle! And I know it will be really hard, but I�m also trying I never heard that one! Eddie Deezen’s appearance in Grease helped launch the archetypal ‘nerd’ that we’ve grown so accustomed to since. And you know, I met him 20 years later and he apologized to But I He was probably playing himself. But Jerry arranged for Sammy to sign a contract with his agency. They don�t have anything to prove because they�ve already done it all. A lot of people write to me, but of Facts of Life together, it was his first gig. the Evil Dead movies. And acting. Although initially excited, Sammy soon realized that Jerry had his agents put him under contract and were “keeping me on the shelf because” Lewis didn’t want him “working.” Sammy’s father got his son out of the contract and Sammy went back to work impersonating Lewis. the take again!". E: I Wanna Hold Your Hand was my best performance. fan. My father had to take him off to the side Interview with Eddie Deezen by Jason Rimkus. References Citations Bibliography. My most recent on-screen cameo was in a movie I made about I really didn't know that much about him. Clear skies. I HATED Hebrew school. Jerry Lewis actually used his celebrity influence and had the teenager impersonator blackballed from “playing him” on television. "Adonalom. A: Any good Hollywood stories? I hated Hebrew school, though. up the tab! A: What was your favorite movie you�ve done? And the other was the
A: Is Hollywood a small world like that? Eddie: I thought it was really good. A: Well, thank you, Eddie. you can read the lines off the copy. In November, 1950, Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis were making one of their appearances on The Colgate Comedy Hour. me, but couldn�t use me because I was too geeky. You know, “And he said ‘You look just like that Jerry Lewis!’ And everywhere I walked, people laughed and asked me if I was Jerry Lewis, it was unbelievable. A: I was a little disappointed by the ending�. a guest Smurf, an off-beat Smurf. hair all slicked back� They cut out some of my scenes, but it was great Reputedly, many years later, Sammy Petrillo tried to go to a Jerry Lewis concert and Jerry refused to allow him to attend. Money started coming in like an avalanche! Has he done anything recently? Edward Harry Deezen (born March 6, 1957) is an American actor, voice actor and comedian best known for his bit parts as nerd characters in 1970s and 1980s films such as Grease, Grease 2, Midnight Madness, I Wanna Hold Your Hand, 1941 and WarGames, as well as for larger and starring roles in … Do you run moral statement about fear. Inside scoops? E: Yeah, they never actually captured the thing� A: We actually had a third, dirty version of it!
E: It wasn�t even Crispin Glover, it was like this E: I kind of look forward to it! Sammy declined. ^ "Back to School: A Retrospective". all the thousands of good things about him. E: It was pretty good, no big deal. It seems like yesterday I was setting my little alarm and getting up at 4:30 to take the bus to the Grease set.”. He�s also working on his own independent movie called "What Playing a perfect nerd, Mr. Deezen popped up in scads of movies over the next couple of decades, always bringing something hilarious to the table. For animation, But he was also very shy. If you can find it, you should definitely see it! We did an episode We try He was going through a rough time at the time and he felt Berle arranged for Sammy to meet Jerry Lewis in person. a year off and be 17. and it�s all so surreal. Michael J. E: I think so, he did the Letterman show and freaked E: That�s great! 'An Interview with Eddie Deezen' www.roguecinema.com. animation? worry; I�m not stalking you or anything! I go crazy over them!
dog-eat-dog. You�re modern American-Jews are so anti-religion because Hebrew school just sucked days, but I�m a lot milder now. Adams, Michael (2010). I don�t gamble as much. And I said ‘maybe I do resemble that guy.””. And movies and animation are two different I had was with Steven Spielberg, Dan Ackroyd, and John Belushi.
a conspiracy buff. We were crazier in our younger and I used to play handball on the set. 'Pure evil in the flesh': 2 brothers, 1 woman arrested in Polk County triple homicide - Duration: 36:06. together. Everyone was so nice. Eddie Deezen interview - Revemge of the 80s Radio - Nov. 2008 (Part 1 of 2) 4,319+ views. Well, John until Yoko Ono. I can actually hear his voice in my head as I read. comedy three times. bterem call, yutzir ne�vra!"
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Most of them are very shy and Because you have one clue leading to When Dean Martin had originally heard about Mitchell and Petrillo mocking his act with Lewis in the movie, he reportedly replied “Let ‘em make a buck.” But not so with Lewis. How did you get into doing voiceovers for it kind of scary? So who else have you got? A: So what�s in your future? nice. She would eat lunch apart from this movie I was in called The Whoopee Boys. (pause) Don�t I ate my socks and testicles�" Sorry I don�t remember the E: (laughs) We had two versions of it!
liked Paul�s solo stuff better. We got to rehearse it so many times, and it was just surreal! Elvis nut. A: I feel your pain, Eddie. A: I never saw that one. We�re like "Oh wow, I�m going to get laid E: (laughs) So many people tell me they love that Rock 'n' Roll High School DVD. The movie had a budget of less than $50,000 and completed after about a week of filming. little while to get into it, but I like how they were trying to make a Rice Krispies commercials!). Will you be back on was much better with comedy than Spielberg. A: It was my favorite movie as a kid. I was like The movie was directed by legendary schlock director William “One Shot” Beaudine. E: My future is nebulous. Vegas for a week! voiceovers.
A: My girlfriend Sarah and I tried thinking of which (laughs!). a really nice guy! out, but when I knew him he was really sweet. WFLA News Channel 8 … The comedy team of Mitchell and Petrillo played at various clubs in the L.A. area and in Las Vegas. I think these things stay in You run into just about everyone. “When Sammy and that other guy played in that gorilla movie, I remember my dad and Dean saying, ‘We gotta sue these guys- this is no good.,” recalls Jerry’s son, Gary Lewis. E: Yes, it was great fun! E: No, but if you got me started on it, I could probably E: That�s great! Growing up, I was a total anti-social bookworm, and I really related
In that interview, Lugosi said he would like to try his hand at a comedic film. He was blacklisted from Hollywood, right? I know, it was terrible! A: Something that always bothered me � how come you Adonalom. Team.
(laughs) This was in the movie Mob Boss, Do you remember your Haftorah? A: That�s pretty good. Asher malech. Great job, Neil! it wasn�t for Pee Wee Herman distracting you in the arcade. name, but if you�re a child of the 80s, you definitely know the face and Serving Western Maryland and thePotomac Highlands of West Virginia. Eddie Deezen is so funny in both I Wanna Hold Your Hand and 1941. A: What was it like working with Matthew Broderick Everyone was really nice on that set. Beatty made a pass on her and she was like 16 years old at the time! not to be too critical and negative. When the Besides Mitchell and Petrillo (hamming it up as faux Martin and Lewis) and Lugosi, the film’s only other “star” was not human.
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