Robert Englund, born
June 6, 1949 in California, is probably best known for
his role as Freddy Krueger in the Nightmare On Elm
Street movie series (1984, 1985, 1987, 1988, 1989, 1991,
1994, 2003). Englund actually did a ton more than
this. He started back in the early 70's, and by
the 80's, you could find him on a ton of TV shows
(CHIPS, Charlie's Angels, Hart to Hart, Simon and Simon,
Night Court, MacGyver, Knight Rider, North and South II
mini-series, Freddy Krueger TV Series, the TV series and
mini-series called "V," and misc. made for TV movies).
His 80's movie resume also includes Dead and Buried
(1981), Galaxy of Terror (1981), Don't Cry, It's Only
Thunder (1982), Never Too Young Too Die (1986), and The
Phantom of the Opera (1989).