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Dawson Palmer (1936–1972)

Palmer, a stuntman and former basketball player worked mainly for producer Irwin Allen. His large stature led to him portraying many monsters, aliens and cyborgs on Allen's tv shows, most notably Lost in Space. He was in fact known on that show as the "resident monster". See full bio »

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Known For

Lost in Space
Lost in Space Monster / Android Raddion / Angus / Bog Monster / Bubble Creature / Bush Creature / Creature / IDAK Omega 17 / Izralim / Keel / Larger Hairy Biped / Moss monster / Rubberoid / Soldier / The Cosmic Monster
(1965-1967)
Land of the Giants
Land of the Giants First Scientist
(1968)

Filmography

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 1968 Land of the Giants (TV Series)
First Scientist
- The Golden Cage (1968) ... First Scientist
 1965-1967 Lost in Space (TV Series)
Monster / Creature / Angus / ...
- Space Creature (1967) ... Creature (uncredited)
- The Astral Traveler (1967) ... Angus (uncredited)
- Revolt of the Androids (1967) ... IDAK Omega 17
- Treasure of the Lost Planet (1967) ... Izralim (uncredited)
- The Toymaker (1967) ... Monster
 1966 Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea (TV Series)
Monster
- Thing from Inner Space (1966) ... Monster
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A former basketball player and a stuntman. Also a stage actor. Mainly portrayed monsters and aliens in tv shows due to his large stature.
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