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Rusty Gilligan

Born in New York, moved to California with a Broadway show named "A Family Affair" and stayed in Burbank. After years as a child actor, moved into the field of comic books as a writer and artist, and even became a professional wrestler. He was the Heavyweight Wrestling Champion of the USWA and CWL in the late 1980s. Currently, working stronger in ... See full bio »

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The Avengers
The Avengers Art Department
Spider-Man 2
Spider-Man 2 Art Department
Spider-Man 3
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 1981 Crash Island (TV Movie)
 1976-1979 ABC Afterschool Specials (TV Series)
- A Special Gift (1979)
- Dear Lovey Hart: I Am Desperate (1976) ... Student
 1979 Studs Lonigan (TV Mini-Series)
Street Kid
- Episode #1.1 (1979) ... Street Kid
 1979 Donovan's Kid (TV Movie)
Boy on street
 1977-1978 Lucan (TV Series)
- The Pariah (1978)
 1977 Pete's Dragon
Child / Dancer / Singer (uncredited)
 1977 Thunder (TV Series)
- Thunder and the Littlest Libber (1977) ... Rider
 1977 Little House on the Prairie (TV Series)
Andy Garvey
- My Ellen (1977) ... Andy Garvey
- Castoffs (1977) ... Andy Garvey
 1977 Police Woman (TV Series)
Street kid
- Solitaire (1977) ... Street kid (uncredited)
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Other Works:

Writer/artist of "The Super", "Steam Driven", and "Robotina" - all comic books.


5' 9½" (1.77 m)

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Recently appeared at the 2013 Mid Atlantic Nostalgia Convention in Maryland, where he announced his participation in the first "Heavy Metal" movie project in over 30 yrs. See more »


"Wildcard" from professional wrestling

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