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John Zacherle

John Zacherle (later known as John Zacherley) was born September 26, 1918 in Philadelphia, PA, the youngest of four children. He went to high school in the Germantown area, then enrolled at the University of Pennsylvania, receiving a Bachelor's Degree. During World War II, he enlisted in the U.S. Army and served as a quartermaster in North Africa ... See full bio »
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 2010 Bygone Behemoth (Short)
Zacherley (as John 'The Cool Ghoul' Zacherley)
 2008 Chiller Theatre (TV Movie)
 2004 The Perfect Woman (Short)
 1995 Niagaravation
Cool Ghost
 1990 Frankenhooker
 1988 Brain Damage
Aylmer (voice, uncredited)
 1986 Horrible Horror (Video)
 1960 Play of the Week (TV Series)
Mr. Jenkins
- Uncle Harry (1960) ... Mr. Jenkins
 1958 Key to Murder
Lt. Daley
 1958 The Dick Clark Show (TV Series)
- Episode #1.3 (1958) ... Zacherley
 1953 Action in the Afternoon (TV Series)
The Coroner
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Single: "Dinner with Drac" (Cameo Records) See more »

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Alternate Names:

John 'The Cool Ghoul' Zacherley | Zacherley | Zacherle


6' 4" (1.93 m)

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As "The Cool Ghoul", he was the first host/performer of WPIX TV Ch.11 NYC's "Mighty Hercules Cartoon Show", which was seen weekday evenings on WPIX TV Ch.11 in NYC from Monday, September 9, 1963 to Friday, November 15, 1963. He hosted "The Three Stooges Show" weekday evenings on Ch.11 from Monday January 6, 1964 to Friday January 31, 1964. See more »


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