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Peter Steele (III) (1962–2010)

Peter Steele was born on January 4, 1962 in Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA as Petrus T. Ratajczyk. He was an actor, known for Living the American Nightmare (2011), Freddy vs. Jason (2003) and Dirtbags (2002). He died on April 14, 2010 in New York City. See full bio »

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Known For

Living the American Nightmare
Freddy vs. Jason
Freddy vs. Jason Soundtrack
Dirtbags Himself


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 2005 Bad Acid (Video)
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 2003 Oz (TV Series)
- Exeunt Omnes (2003) ... Prisoner (uncredited)
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 2009 Night of the Demons (writer: "Black No. 1")
 2003 Freddy vs. Jason (writer: "(We Were) Electrocute")
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 1998 Nosferatu: The First Vampire (TV Movie)
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 2011 Living the American Nightmare (Documentary) (composer: additional music)
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 1997 Oz (TV Series) (stunt performer - 1 episode)
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 2011 Living the American Nightmare (Documentary)
 2004 Dirtbags: Armpits of Metal (Video)
 2003 Headbangers Ball (TV Series)
- Type O Negative Episode (2003) ... Himself
 2002 Dirtbags (Video)
 1998 Type O Negative: After Dark (Video)
 1994 Ricki Lake (TV Series)
- Episode dated 12 April 1994 (1994) ... Himself

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6' 7" (2.01 m)

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[After being asked by Jerry Springer if he was happy to be on the show] Well, I'm less miserable. See more »


The song, "Todd's Ship Gods (Above All Things), from his CD, "Life is Killing Me" is about his father. "The Dream Is Dead" also on the "Life Is Killing Me" CD, is also about his father. See more »


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