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Kevin Peter Hall (1955–1991)

This African American actor attended Penn Hills High School in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He started his junior year at 6' 5" and finished it at 6' 9"! He played basketball throughout his high-school years and won a scholarship. He averaged 18 points a game and 10 rebounds! He played basketball during college, but not when it would interfere with ... See full bio »

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 2013 America's Book of Secrets (TV Series)
- The Mystery of Bigfoot (2013) ... Harry
 1989 Star Trek: The Next Generation (TV Series)
- The Price (1989) ... Leyor
 1989 Shannon's Deal (TV Movie)
Harry (one of the Card Players)
 1989 Rodney Dangerfield: Opening Night at Rodney's Place (TV Movie)
Richard Small
 1988 Big Top Pee-wee
Big John
 1986 Monster in the Closet
 1985 The Dukes of Hazzard (TV Series)
Floyd Malone
- Opening Night at the Boar's Nest (1985) ... Floyd Malone
 1985 Night Court (TV Series)
Wendell Martin
- Nuts About Harry (1985) ... Wendell Martin
 1984 E/R (TV Series)
Donald Haines
- Mr. Fix-It (1984) ... Donald Haines
 1984 The Wild Life
Bouncer (as Kevin Hall)
 1982 Mazes and Monsters (TV Movie)
 1982 One Dark Night
 1980 Without Warning
The Alien (as Kevin Hall)
 1979 Prophecy
Mutant Bear (uncredited)
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7' 2½" (2.2 m)

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With Harry, I am always in control of the expressions and the performance. With the Predator it is half performance and half dealing with the physical traps. There's a balance you got to keep inside the suit. You've got to keep your character going while dealing with the fact that you've got all these wires and FX things coming out of you. It all boils down to concentration and being ... See more »


The character of the Predator in Predator (1987) went through many development stages, including one version that was set up for Jean-Claude Van Damme to play a martial-arts fighting Predator, and finally decided on the crab-like humanoid monster seen in the film. The producers realized much of their human cast were bodybuilders over 6 feet tall (and Van Damme was clearly smaller) and thus they ... See more »

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