80's TV commercial for Wisk Laundry Detergent
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M. Ironside | Mike Ironside
5' 9½" (1.77 m)
Did You Know?
Acting itself is a very childlike thing. You're asked to suspend reality and to play - and what better place than when you're sitting there looking like the most weird villain imaginable? You have all these toys around you. It brings out the child in you much easier than when you're standing around in a suit playing a cop.
Was for some time attached to play the title role in RoboCop
(1987), but the crew had to give up on the idea when they realized that he would have to have a much smaller frame to fit into the costume envisaged.
Often plays fearsome, menacing villains