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[Talking about working with Robert Englund on "A Nightmare on Elm Street Part 2: Freddy's Revenge"] One of the most brilliant things Wes did was cast Robert Englund because people always cast some lunk to play the killer ... whereas Robert Englund is not a big scary guy. He's a guy with an interesting, almost funny face, but he's a terrific actor. And Wes made that choice; it was a brilliant ...
Grew up in the Wynnefield section of Philly, went to Gompers and Beeber, and played the trumpet in school orchestras.