Appeared in play, "Look Back in Anger"
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M. Ironside | Mike Ironside
5' 9½" (1.77 m)
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[on being typecast as a villain] I use the analogy that if you hit an old lady on screen with a shovel and kill her and somebody makes money from that moment, then they really don't want you to step out from that parameter. They don't want you to do anything but hit more old ladies with shovels and if that's the trunk that I have to build my tree from, that's fine.
Came to notice in the Canadian sci-fi horror classic Scanners
(1981) in which he played the mind-controlling, head-blowing megalomaniac Darryl Revok, which led to a dynamic, infamous career of out-and-out villains or edgy anti-heroes.
Often plays fearsome, menacing villains