Tuesday, November 5, 2013
5 November 2013
David Mattey b. 1969 (Hancock, The Toxic Avenger IV)
Sam Rockwell b. 1968 (Galaxy Quest, Moon, Iron Man 2, Hithchiker’s Guide to the Galaxy, Cowboys and Aliens)
Seth Gilliam b. 1968 (Starship Troopers)
Famke Janssen b. 1964 (X-Men, Star Trek: The Next Generation)
Michael Gaston b. 1962 (Inception, Fringe)
Tilda Swinton b. 1960 (Chronicles of Narnia)
Robert Patrick b. 1958 (Terminator, True Blood, Stargate:Atlantis)
Nestor Serrano b. 1955 (Witchblade, Fringe, The X Files)
Armin Shimerman b. 1949 (Buffy, Star Trek: Deep Space Nine)
Harris Yulin b. 1937 (Buffy, The X-Files, Star Trek: Deep Space Nine)
David Battley b. 1935 died 20 January 2003 (Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory, Krull)
Jim Steranko b. 1930 (comic book artist)
Alan Tilvern b. 1918 died 17 December 2003 (Who Framed Roger Rabbit, Little Shop of Horrors)
General Sir John Hackett b. 1910 died 9 September 1997 (Author, The Third World War: August 1985)
Philip MacDonald b. 1900 died 10 December 1980 (author, Forbidden Planet)
Nice long list of birthdays today with lots of good choices for the Picture Slot. Next year, I'll give someone other than Famke Janssen a turn.
Or... maybe not.
Many happy returns of the day to all the living on the list.
Megamind released, 2010
The Incredibles released, 2004
The Matrix Revolutions released 2003
Prediction: 5 November 1997: A man in a Guy Fawkes mask rescues Evey Hammond from secret police who plan to rape her
Predictor: (V for Vendetta comic book, 1982)
Reality: V for Vendetta was written by Alan Moore, and the folks who have read him know that this dystopian hellhole of a future is about as cheerful as he gets.
Looking one day ahead... INTO THE FUTURE!
An exact date from a story written by one of our regulars.
Join us then... IN THE FUTURE!