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Bolaji Badejo (1953–1992)


Bolaji Badejo was born on August 23, 1953 in Lagos, Nigeria. He was an actor, known for Alien (1979). He died on December 22, 1992 in Nigeria. See full bio »

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(age 39) in Nigeria

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 2007-2013 Cinemassacre's Monster Madness (TV Series documentary)
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 2003 The Beast Within: The Making of 'Alien' (Video documentary)
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7' 2" (2.18 m)
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His role as the title character (the Alien) in Alien (1979) was practically tailor-made to suit him. Badejo was a young African design student when he was picked up from a bar by Ridley Scott (director of 'Alien'). He was as big as Scott wanted the alien to be: at least two metres (6ft 7in) tall. In fact, he stood at well over 7ft. It was Scott's intention to create a monster that looked as if no... See more »

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