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Typhoon is a baboon most famous for the lead role in the classic horror film Shakma. Its handler - and lover - was Gerry Therrien. Typhoon also played a supporting role in The Fly (1986) and portrayed sidekick Boon in Unmasking The Idol & Order of the Black Eagle. When asked what its favorite performance had been, Typhoon gesticulated it had been the latter, because of the stunts involved.

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Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie The Fly 1986-08-15
Latest Project:
Movie Shakma 1990-10-05
Known For
Poster of Shakma
Poster of Unmasking The Idol
Poster of Order of the Black Eagle
Poster of The Fly
Movie Shakma Shakma 1990-10-05
Movie Unmasking The Idol Boon 1988-11-02
Movie Order of the Black Eagle Boon 1987-12-01
Movie The Fly Baboon (uncredited) 1986-08-15