- Name: Angus Scrimm
- Age at Death: 89 years old
- Height: 6ft 4in (193 cm)
- Occupation: Actor
- Net Worth: Pending
- Status: Deceased
Angus Scrimm was an American actor and author know for playing the fictional character “Tall Man” in the Phantasm films. He was born Lawrence Rory Guy on August 19, 1926 in Kansas City, Kansas. He towered at 6ft 4in tall in his prime. He moved to California in his teens and studied cinema at the University of Southern California.
Scrimm made his big-screen debut in the 1976 drama film ‘Jim the World’s Greatest’ directed by Don Coscarelli. He went on to play his most memorable role as “The Tall Man” in the Phantasm film franchise starting in 1979. His other films include ‘The Lost Empire (1984)’, ‘Subspecies (1991)’, ‘Deadfall (1993)’, ‘I Sell the Dead (2008)’ and ‘John Dies at the End (2012)’.
Scrimm was a Grammy Award winning writer known for his album liner notes. He started out as a journalist and editor for TV Guide, Cinema Magazine before settling down at Capitol Records. He’s written numerous liner notes for LPs and CDs for big names like Frank Sinatra and the Beatles.
Angus Scrimm died on January 9, 2016 at the age of 89. He passed away peacefully surrounded by friends and loved one.
Angus Scrimm Age, Birthday, Married
- Birth Name: Lawrence Rory Guy
- Birthday: August 19, 1926
- Place of Birth: Kansas City, Kansas, United States
- Zodiac Sign: Leo
- How Tall : Height: 6ft 4in (193 cm)
- Occupation: Actor, Author
- Years Active: 1952–2016
- Net Worth 2017:
- Death-O-Meter: Dead
- Died: January 9, 2016
- Cause of Death: Not disclosed
- Place of Death: Los Angeles, California,