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Scott Spiegel

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Scott Spiegel (born December 24, 1957) is an American screenwriter, film director, producer and actor. He is best known for co-writing the screenplay for the movie Evil Dead II with longtime friend, film director Sam Raimi, with whom he attended Wylie E. Groves High School in Birmingham, Michigan. Spiegel played the role of Scotty in Raimi's Within the Woods, which served as a precursor to The Evil Dead. When Spiegel first moved to Los Angeles, he shared a house in with directors Raimi and Joel Coen, producer Ethan Coen and actresses Holly Hunter, Frances McDormand and Kathy Bates. He shared yet another house with roommate and film editor Bob Murawski (Spider-Man). In the early 1990s, he introduced film director Quentin Tarantino to producer Lawrence Bender, who helped Tarantino get Reservoir Dogs made. Spiegel grew up in what was then "rural" Birmingham, Michigan. He attended Walnut Lake Elementary school and then went on to attend West Maple Jr. High School. It was here that Scott met Sam Raimi and Bruce Campbell. Spiegel worked at the local grocery market across from Walnut Lake Elementary School and it is from this market that Scott would later draw upon the memories to come up with classic scenes that would eventually be worked into many of the scenes of the movies he would either write or direct. In 1999, Spiegel directed the direct-to-video sequel to From Dusk Till Dawn, Texas Blood Money. Spiegel formed the production company Raw Nerve with film directors Eli Roth, and Boaz Yakin. Raw Nerve produced the film Hostel (2005), directed by Roth. Description above from the Wikipedia article Scott Spiegel, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


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Born:
Dec 24, 1957 In Birmingham, Michigan, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
36
First Appeared:
In the movie Dark Ascension
Latest Project:
Movie QT8: The First Eight 2019-10-21
Known For
Poster of Drag Me to Hell
Poster of The Quick and the Dead
Poster of Lionheart
Poster of Robot Ninja
Filmography
Movie Dark Ascension Man in Hell 2022
Movie QT8: The First Eight Himself - Filmmaker 2019-10-21
Movie Slice and Dice: The Slasher Film Forever Himself 2012-10-07
Movie Slashed Prices: The Making of Intruder Himself 2011-12-13
Movie Swallowed Souls: The Making of Evil Dead 2 Himself 2011-11-15
Movie Post Traumatic: An American Nightmare Himself 2009-07-28
Movie Drag Me to Hell Mourner at Death Feast 2009-03-15
Movie Babysitter Wanted Dr. Spiegel 2008-07-17
Movie 2001 Maniacs Strolling Minstrel #2 2005-05-12
Movie Spider-Man 2 Man on Balcony (uncredited) 2004-06-25
Movie Pulp Fiction: The Facts Self 2002-08-20
Movie Spider-Man Marine Cop 2002-05-01
Movie From Dusk Till Dawn 2: Texas Blood Money Porno Director 1999-03-16
Movie Where Truth Lies Prison Guard 1996-12-28
Movie The Quick and the Dead Gold Teeth Man 1995-02-09
Movie Nude Bowling Party Joe Pornofsky 1995-01-01
Movie Red The caller 1993-01-03
Movie Wild Malibu Weekend! Make-Up Shemp #1 1992-01-01
Movie Flying Saucers Over Hollywood: The 'Plan 9' Companion Himself 1992-01-01
Movie Shock Cinema: Volume One Himself 1991-01-03
Movie Lionheart Pool Fight Bookie 1990-06-07
Movie Skinned Alive Phink 1990-01-01
Movie Darkman Dockworker 1990-08-24
Movie The Girl I Want Guy 2 1990-08-29
Movie Intruder Bread Man 1989-01-27
Movie The Dead Next Door Richards 1989-11-10
Movie Robot Ninja Marty Coleslaw 1989-12-04
Movie Evil Dead II Fake Shemp 1987-03-13
Movie Thou Shalt Not Kill... Except Pin Cushion 1985-10-13
Movie The Sappy Sap Man 1985-07-01
Movie Cleveland Smith, Bounty Hunter Unknown 1982-04-01
Movie The Evil Dead Fake Shemp 1981-09-10
Movie Within the Woods Scotty 1978-11-23
Movie Clockwork Serial Killer 1978-01-01
Movie It's Murder! Police Detective 1977-01-01
Movie Oedipus Rex 1972-01-01