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Bolaji Badejo (1953–1992)


Bolaji Badejo was born in 1953 in 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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 1999 The Alien Legacy (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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