Thursday, April 11, 2013

Richard Brooker and Steve Susskind


I plan on taking this week to pay respects to the late Richard Brooker, who played my favorite Jason. Here is a great behind the scenes photo of he and the late Steve Susskind, who played Harold. 
Godspeed to them both. 





8 comments:

  1. these are great pix thanks for sharing. the one of brooker and susskind together is a great moment.

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  2. Pure awesome. Love that top pic so much.

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  3. HisNameWasBrandonApril 11, 2013 at 6:17 PM

    A TRULY great photo as I was telling Jack a few hours ago. ;-) I only just now saw it last night in a fabulous video tribute, to him on YouTube. It is a shame that Mr. Brooker has passed as the last three-plus days here YouTube has been flooded with quite well made given the time & circumstances of his untimely/quickie passing.

    Over time his lovely wife that he leaves behind should give them a look---it can show her better hat he was VERY much so well-respected by he retro genre film loving & collecting community.

    I also love the one of hi & the late Steve Susskind as well--notice the tobacco pipe in Richard's hand--it is the same one mentioned in the '04 boxset commentary track. I believe he gave up smoking much later on in life, though. So nice to see these truly. WONDERFUL selection there Jack. Mad respect ...

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  4. the top one is on the clm facebook! i knew u'd dig it when u saw it

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  5. I loved Harold. He was the one who was most memorable for me.

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    1. HisNameWasBrandonApril 15, 2013 at 4:21 PM

      As I said down below, the same for me. Ditto too. :D
      heh heh

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  6. HisNameWasBrandonApril 15, 2013 at 3:27 AM

    Yeah I always loved the late great Steve Susskind. Years ago as a young lad I saw him during Married With Children re-runs and I smiled, knowing immediately that it was him.

    Yeah him & his on screen wife were always my favorite post-credit victims that were adults/non-counsaler types from the early half of the franchise. :)

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