Dean Parkin

Biography

Dean Parkin -- also sometimes credited as Duncan Parkin -- occupies an odd, unique niche in American horror cinema. A grip-turned-stuntman, Parkin earned his first screen credit in 1955 by playing the title-role in Bert I. Gordon's The Cyclops. This was not an easy shoot for the then-25 year-old Parkin, but it was a time when movie jobs were difficult to come by and advancement out of total...