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Merle Kessler was born on October 1, 1949 in Milbank, South Dakota, USA. He is an actor and writer, known for Out of Control (1984), Zadar! Cow from Hell (1989) and Dr. Science (1987). He has been married to Amy Ellyn Anderson since March 15, 2002. See full bio »

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Known For

Out of Control
Out of Control Segment Player
Zadar! Cow from Hell
Zadar! Cow from Hell Sleepless Walker
Dr. Science
Dr. Science Rodney
Dead Pan Alley
Dead Pan Alley Ian Shoales


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 2001 Majestic (Video Game)
 1990 Dead Pan Alley (TV Movie)
Ian Shoales
 1987 Programmed to Kill
Medical Technician
 1987 Dr. Science (TV Series)
- Robots (1987) ... Rodney
- Heat (1987) ... Rodney
- Bugs (1987) ... Rodney
- Sleep (1987) ... Rodney
- Evolution (1987) ... Rodney
 1985 Grunt! The Wrestling Movie
Ian Shoals
 1984 Out of Control (TV Series)
Segment Player
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 1990 Dead Pan Alley (TV Movie)
 1989 Zadar! Cow from Hell (writer)
 1987 Dr. Science (TV Series) (4 episodes)
- Robots (1987)
- Bugs (1987)
- Meets His Match (1987)
- Dinosaurs (1987)
 1986 The Jay Leno Special (TV Movie)
 1984 Out of Control (TV Series) (segment "writer")
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 2002 Phone Booth (dialogue consultant)
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 1990 Common Threads: Stories from the Quilt (Documentary) (special thanks)

Personal Details

Other Works:

Played the Unabomber onstage in San Francisco world premiere of 'Ted Kaczynski Killed People With Bombs'

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Alternate Names:

Ian Shoales

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Scriptwriter for HOUSE OF BLUES RADIO HOUR See more »

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