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Jim Towns

Born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and raised by a single mother, Jim Towns grew up with a fascination for Universal horror films of the past like Frankenstein, The Wolf Man and The Creature from the Black Lagoon, and the makeup effects used to create these monsters. When he was nine he was given a small makeup kit by his uncle, and he spent hours ... See full bio »
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Survival Knife
House of Bad
House of Bad Writer
Stiff Writer


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  Boxed (filming)
 2016 Grindsploitation 2: The Lost Reels (segment "Do You Know the Muffin Man?")
 2016 Grindsploitation (segment "Arbor Day")
 2016 Survival Knife (writer)
 2016 The Necro-ventures of Catacomb Joe (TV Series) (creator)
 2015 Wolf/Man (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Homecoming King (2015) ... (written by)
 2013 House of Bad
 2012 Manhaters! (written by)
 2010 Stiff
 2008 Dead End City (Video short)
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5' 8½" (1.74 m)

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