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Richard E. Dyszel was born and raised in Chicago, Illinois. After graduating from SIU with a degree in Radio-TV, Dyszel became M.T. Graves, a TV host at WDXR-TV in Paducah, Kentucky in 1971 where he introduced weekly horror films. In 1972, Dyszel took his character to Channel 20 on WDCA-TV in Washington D.C. and there created his famous character ... See full bio »

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The Alien Factor
The Alien Factor Mayor Wicker
The Galaxy Invader
The Galaxy Invader Dr. William Tracy
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 2015 Adventures of Louanna Lee: The Movie (as Dick Dyszel)
 2014 Demented Features (TV Series)
Count Gore De Vol
- Nosferatu (2014) ... Count Gore De Vol
 2013 Pine Bros. Presents: Cinema Insomnia Haunted House Special (TV Movie)
Sheriff Bronson Canyon
 2010 The Dead Matter
The Narrator
 2005 Raising the Stakes
Union Vampire (as Count Gore De Vol)
 2004 Crawler (Video)
 2004 Chainsaw Sally
Count Gore (as Count Gore De Vol)
 2004 Countess Dracula's Orgy of Blood (Video)
Count Gore De Vol (as Count Gore De Vol)
 2002 Stakes (Video)
Count Gore De Vol (as Dick Dyszel)
 1985 The Galaxy Invader (Video)
Dr. William Tracy
 1982 Nightbeast
Mayor Bert Wicker
 1978 The Alien Factor
Mayor Wicker
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Host and producer of weekly horror movie program "Creature Feature" on Channel 20 in Washington DC for most of the 1970's. "Count Gore de Vol" was, and still remains a cult favorite.

Alternate Names:

Count Gore De Vol | Dick Dyszel | M.T. Graves


6' 2" (1.88 m)

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Inducted into the Horror Host Hall of Fame in 2011, as his character Count Gore deVol. See more »

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