Ted Raimi Biography (1965-)

Born December 14, 1965, in Detroit, MI; father, an owner of home furnishing stores; mother, an owner of lingerie shops; brother of Sam Raimi (a producer,director, writer, and actor) and Ivan Raimi (a doctor and writer).

Nationality
American
Gender
Male
Occupation
Actor, writer
Birth Details
December 14, 1965
Detroit, Michigan, United States

Famous Works

  • CREDITS
  • Film Appearances
  • Fake Shemp, The Evil Dead (also known as Book of the Dead and The Evil Dead, the Ultimate Experience in Grueling Horror), New Line Cinema, 1982
  • Blood Rage (also known as Nightmare at Shadow Woods), Paramount, 1983
  • Waiter, Crimewave (also known as Broken Hearts and Noses and The XYZ Murders), Columbia/Embassy, 1985
  • Chain man, Stryker's War (also known as Thou Shalt Not Kill... Except), Action Pictures, 1985
  • (As Theodore Raimi) Possessed Henrietta, Evil Dead II (also knownas Evil Dead 2: Dead by Dawn and Evil Dead II, the Sequel to the Ultimate Experience in Grueling Terror), Rosebud Releasing/Rosebud Communications Releasing, 1987
  • Produce Joe, Intruder (also known as Night Crew: The Final Checkout), Phantom Productions, 1988
  • Pac man, Shocker (also known as Shocker: No More Mr. Nice Guy), Universal, 1989
  • Charlie, Easy Wheels, Fries Entertainment, 1989
  • (Uncredited) Postcards from the Edge, Columbia, 1990
  • (As Theodore Raimi) Rick, Darkman, Universal, 1990
  • (As Theodore Raimi) Hank Stone, Lunatics: A Love Story, Renaissance Pictures II Limited Partnership, 1991
  • (As Theodore Raimi) CIA technician, Patriot Games, Paramount, 1992
  • Billy, Candyman, TriStar, 1992
  • "Modivation," Inside Out IV, Propaganda Films, 1992
  • Hayden, The Fountain Clowns, 1992
  • Detective Arnold, The Finishing Touch, 1992
  • Man on the street, Hard Target, Universal, 1993
  • Scooter, Eddie Presley, Raven Pictures International, 1993
  • Cynthia's assistant, Born Yesterday, Buena Vista, 1993
  • Cowardly warrior, second supportive villager, and S-Mart clerk, Army of Darkness (also known as Army of Darkness: Evil Dead 3, Army of Darkness, the Ultimate Experience in Medieval Horror, Bruce Campbellvs. Army of Darkness, Captain Supermarket, Evil Dead 3, and The Medieval Dead), Universal, 1993
  • Satellite analyst, Clear and Present Danger, Paramount, 1994
  • Interviewer, In This Corner, Archimedes Productions/Greenstem Productions, 1994
  • Sale salesman, Floundering, Strand Releasing, 1994
  • Hal, Stuart Saves His Family, Paramount, 1995
  • Dennis Skinner, Skinner, A-pix Entertainment, 1995
  • Detective Corelli, The Shot, Bread and Water Productions, 1996
  • Ed Finney, Wishmaster (also known as Wes Craven's Wishmaster), Live Film and Mediaworks, 1997
  • The workaholic, Pathos, Duet Entertainment, 1997
  • Voice of Crius, Hercules and Xena--the Animated Movie: The Battle forMount Olympus, Universal Pictures Home Video, 1998
  • Jackie's husband, Freak Talks about Sex (also known as Blowin' Smoke), Lions Gate Films Home Entertainment, 1999
  • Gallery doorman, For Love of the Game, Universal, 1999
  • Danny, Growing Season (short film), Spheric Productions, 1999
  • Dr. Coffee, The Attic Expeditions, Trans-Pacific Media ConsultantsGroup, 2000
  • Boven, The Barber Project, USA Films, 2001
  • Television Appearances
  • Series
  • Lieutenant Junior Grade Tim O'Neill, SeaQuest DSV (also knownas SeaQuest 2032), NBC, 1993
  • Joxer, a recurring role, Xena: Warrior Princess, syndicated, 1996-2000
  • Episodic
  • Johnny Appleseed, "The Chains of Love," Alien Nation, Fox, 1989
  • Julius, "It's My Party," ALF, NBC, 1989
  • Rusty, heavy metal youth, "Vacations and Relations," Twin Peaks, ABC, 1991
  • Rusty, heavy metal youth, "The Path to the Black Lodge," Twin Peaks, ABC, 1991
  • Leonard, "Rookie of the Year," Baywatch, NBC, 1992
  • Ted Parker, "Learning to Crawl," American Gothic, CBS, 1996
  • Joxer, "When a Man Loves a Woman," Hercules: The Legendary Journeys, syndicated, 1997
  • Joxer, "Stranger in a Strange World," Hercules: The Legendary Journeys, syndicated, 1997
  • Alex Kurtzman, writer, "Yes, Virginia, There Is a Hercules," Hercules:The Legendary Journeys, syndicated, 1998
  • Appeared as Jett in one episode of Xena: Warrior Princess, syndicated.
  • Other Television Appearances
  • Television reporter, Maniac Cop 3: Badge of Silence (also known asManiac Cop 3), HBO, 1992
  • Lieutenant Junior Grade Tim O'Neill, SeaQuest DSV (pilot), NBC, 1993
  • Steve Bales, Apollo 11 (also known as Apollo 11: The Movie), The Family Channel, 1996
  • Iggy Vile M.D., MTV, 1999
  • WRITINGS
  • Television Episodes
  • "Lostland," SeaQuest DSV (also known as SeaQuest 2032), NBC, 1994
  • Composer of the song "Joxer the Mighty," in "For Him the Bell Tolls," anepisode of Xena: Warrior Princess, syndicated.
  • Other Television Writing
  • Iggy Vile M.D., MTV, 1999

Further Reference

OTHER SOURCES

    Periodicals
    • Detroit News, March 3, 1997; September 20, 1999.
    • Los Angeles Times, November 5, 1995.
    • Sci Fi Entertainment, June, 1998.
    • Spectrum, 1998. Volume 1, issue 12,
    • Starlog, February, 1998.
    • St. Louis Post-Dispatch, February 13, 1998.
    Electronic
    • Ted Raimi Web Site, http://www.tedraimifan.com/.

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