80's TV commercial for Wisk Laundry Detergent
5 Interviews |
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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.
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.
Deep yet gravelly commanding voice