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Mel Novak


Martial arts legend and quintessential action movie villain Mel Novak has battled a who's who of legendary Hollywood heroes and is best known as the iconic Stick the Assassin in Bruce Lee's Game of Death. He has also starred in Black Belt Jones opposite Jim Kelly, The Ultimate Warrior opposite Yul Brenner, Eye for an Eye opposite Chuck Norris, ... See full bio »

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Known For

Game of Death
(1978)
Check Point
Check Point The Reverend
(2016)
An Eye for an Eye
An Eye for an Eye Tony Montoya
(1981)

Filmography

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 2017 The Rolan Bolan Project (Short) (post-production)
Mr. Stickley
 2016 Check Point (completed)
The Reverend
 2016 Hard Way Heroes (post-production)
Super Fly
 2016 Runaway Killer (post-production)
Police Chief Gregory
 2016 An Hour to Kill (filming)
Mr. Novak (segment "An Hour To Kill")
 2017 Darling Nikki
Alexandros
 2015 Bad Fellaz
Stick
 2014 Critical Fumble (TV Series)
Paxton's Father
- Horrendous Nascency (2014) ... Paxton's Father
- It All Begins Somewhere (2014) ... Paxton's Father (voice)
 2010 Kill Factor (Video)
The Chief
 2008 Thunderkick (Video)
Prophet
 2008 Drifter TKD
Thomas Tyler
 2008 GiAnts (Video)
Jonathan Caine
 2006 Big Guns (Video)
Larry Armstrong
 2006 Pastor Greg (TV Series)
Man with Dog
- Spooky (2006) ... Man with Dog
 2004 SWAT: Warhead One (Video)
Dick Danvers
 2002 Power Elite
President Jonathan Caine
 2000 Giants (Video Game)
Professor Caine
 1999 The F-Zone
Priest
 1997 Moonbase
Guard
 1997 Pocket Ninjas (Video)
Mr. Kaufman
 1997 Future War (Video)
Otis - SWAT Team
 1994 Exit to Eden
Walker's Henchman
 1994 Direct Hit (Video)
Kovar
 1993 Expert Weapon
Miller
 1991 Capital Punishment
Mason Dover
 1985 Force of Darkness
Conrad
 1985 Sword of Heaven
Dirk
 1981 An Eye for an Eye
Tony Montoya
 1981 Force: Five
The Assassin
 1981 Lovely But Deadly
Warren Lang
 1980 Tom Horn
Corbett's Bodyguard
 1979 A Force of One
The Announcer
 1978 Cat in the Cage
Ralph Desmond
 1976 Ark II (TV Series)
First Guard
- The Balloon (1976) ... First Guard
 1976 Baretta (TV Series)
Bartender
- Aggie (1976) ... Bartender (uncredited)
 1976 The Blue Knight (TV Series)
Steve
- Snitch's Karma (1976) ... Steve (as Mel Novack)
 1975 The Ultimate Warrior
Lippert
 1974 Truck Turner
Doctor
 1974 Black Belt Jones
Blue Eyes
 1973 Mannix (TV Series)
Elmo Bagley
- A Matter of Principle (1973) ... Elmo Bagley
 1971 The F.B.I. (TV Series)
Policeman
- Unknown Victim (1971) ... Policeman
 1970 Which Way to the Front?
SS Guard (uncredited)
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Other Works:

Contributed to the book Gods In Spandex, Or, A Survivors' Account Of 80's Cinema Obscura (Succubus Press/2004). See more »

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Alternate Names:

Milan Mrdjenovich | Mel Novack

Height:

6' 2" (1.88 m)
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Personal Quote:

"I get what I deserve in the end. The Lord's justice is very much like that." - On his villainous parts.

Trivia:

Worked with Director Garry Marshall on Exit to Eden and Dear God. See more »

Nickname:

Milan Mrdjenovich

Star Sign:

Gemini

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