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Paul Naschy (1934–2009)

Paul Naschy reigns supreme as the true king of Spanish horror cinema. He was born Jacinto Molina Alvarez on September 6, 1934, in Madrid, Spain. His father ran a successful fur business. Naschy grew up during the Spanish Civil War, and sought escape from the real-life horrors around him in adventure comics and movie serials; he often cited seeing ... See full bio »

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 2014 Wax
Automaton (voice)
 2012 The Apostle
Arcipreste (voice)
 2010 Empusa
Abel Olaya
 2009 Los árboles (Short)
 2008 Lágrimas de papel (Short)
 2007 La duodécima hora (Short)
 2005 A Werewolf in the Amazon
Dr. Moreau / Lobisomem / Werewolf
 2004 Rottweiler
 2004 Countess Dracula's Orgy of Blood (Video)
Padre Jacinto
 2004 Rojo sangre
Pablo Thevenet
 2003 El corazón delator (Short)
 2003 Aldea Muriel (Short)
 2002 Mucha sangre
 2002 Octavia
 2002 Desenlace (TV Series)
- Casting (2002)
 2001 School Killer
El Vigilante / The Watcher
 2000 Living It Up
 2000 Once Upon Another Time
 2000 El comisario (TV Series)
 2000 Antivicio (TV Series)
 1998 Querido maestro (TV Series)
- Cara o cruz (1998)
- Por un par de milímetros (1998) ... Rafa
- La inauguración (1998) ... Rafa
- Bruno, ida y vuelta (1998) ... Rafa
 1996 Cientificament perfectes
 1995 Los resucitados
El caminate
 1993 El ángel más caído (Short)
 1992 State of Mind
The Warden
 1992 The Night of the Executioner
Doctor Hugo Arranz
 1990 Brigada central (TV Series)
- Desde el pasado (1990) ... Chaves
 1988 SSS (Short)
 1987 El aullido del diablo
Hector Doriani / Alex Doriani / Frankenstein's Monster / ...
 1986 Mordiendo la vida
El Murciano
 1986 Pez
 1985 Operación Mantis (El exterminio del macho)
El audaz Sam Stevenson
 1984 Mi amigo el vagabundo
 1984 El último kamikaze
Sergio 'El Kamikaze'
 1983 La bestia y la espada mágica
Count Waldemar Daninsky / Irineus Daninsky (as Paúl Naschy)
 1982 Buenas noches, señor monstruo
El Hombre Lobo
 1982 La máscara negra (TV Series)
Sandro Coltini
- Una bala en el camino (1982) ... Sandro Coltini
 1981 La batalla del porro
Capitán Matarraña
 1980 The Beasts' Carnival
Bruno Rivera
 1979 El caminante
 1979 Madrid al desnudo
 1978 El huerto del Francés
Juan Andrés Aldije 'El Francés'
 1978 El francotirador
 1978 Inquisition
Bernard de Fossey / Satan
 1977 El transexual
 1977 Mortal Sin
 1976 Secuestro
 1975 Los pasajeros
 1975 Muerte de un quinqui
 1975 Todos los gritos del silencio
Gerard Roland
 1975 Doctor Justice
Ralph (as Paul Naschi)
 1975 La diosa salvaje
 1975 Exorcismo
Father Adrian Dunning
 1974 Devil's Possessed
Barón Gilles de Lancré
 1974 Una libélula para cada muerto
Inspector Paolo Scaporella
 1973 The Mummy's Revenge
Amenhotep / Assad Bey
 1973 The Crimes of Petiot
Boris Villowa / Padre de Marcel
 1973 Vengeance of the Zombies
Krisna / Kantaka / Satán
 1973 Horror Rises from the Tomb
Alaric de Marnac / Hugo de Marnac / Armand de Marnac
 1973 Count Dracula's Great Love
Count Dracula / Dr. Wendell Marlow
 1973 Disco rojo
Sergio Meleter
 1973 Curse of the Devil
Waldemar Daninsky / Irineus Daninsky / Werewolf (as Paul Nashy in the Atlas International version, as Paul Nashy in the Atlas International version)
 1973 The Man with the Severed Head
Jack Surnett (as Paul Nash)
 1971 Seven Murders for Scotland Yard
Bruno Doriani
 1970 El vértigo del crimen
 1970 Assignment Terror
Waldemar Daninsky (as Paul Naschi)
 1968 1001 Nights
Shantal (uncredited)
 1968 Agonizando en el crimen
Inspector de policía (as David Molva)
 1967 Plan Jack cero tres (Short)
 1967 Day of Anger
 1967 Fury of Johnny Kid (uncredited)
 1967 I Spy (TV Series)
Group Member in Dark Jacket
- Mainly on the Plains (1967) ... Group Member in Dark Jacket (uncredited)
 1966 Operación Plus Ultra (uncredited)
 1964 Messalina vs. the Son of Hercules
Extra (uncredited)
 1963 55 Days at Peking
Extra (uncredited)
 1961 El Cid (uncredited)
 1961 King of Kings
Herod Antipas' Servant (uncredited)
 1960 El príncipe encadenado
Mongol chief (as Jacinto Molina)
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2 Biographical Movies | 2 Print Biographies | 3 Interviews | 2 Articles | 2 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Jacinto Molina Alvarez | J. Molina | Jacinto Molina | Paul Naschy - Jacinto Molina | David Molva | Paul Naschi | Paúl Naschy | Paul Nash | Hermes Omaña | Paul Nashy in the Atlas International version

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My personality was forged by the war, by my exposure to religion, by a partially frustrated sexuality, by my family and social background, by the people I know, by love and by the ever present shadow of death. All this is reflected in my films as well. See more »


Was fluent in German. See more »

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