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Charles Alverson (1935–2020)

Charles Alverson was born on October 13, 1935 in Los Angeles, California, USA. He was a writer and actor, known for Jabberwocky (1977) and The Ninja Mission (1984). He was previously married to Zivana. He died on January 19, 2020 in Parage, Vojvodina, Serbia. See full bio »

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Known For

Jabberwocky Writer
The Ninja Mission Second seaman


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 1985 Brazil (uncredited)
 1977 Jabberwocky (screenplay)
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 1984 The Ninja Mission
Second seaman

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Novel: "Not Sleeping, Just Dead". See more »


Zivana  (his death)

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Was an editor & contributor to Harvey Kurtzman's ("Mad", "Little Annie Fanny") legendary magazine "HELP!", which also employed such future luminaries as Terry Gilliam, John Cleese (as a photographic model for fumetti features) and Gloria Steinem. It is in tribute to his and Gilliam's old boss and mentor Kurtzman that Sam Lowry's boss in Brazil (1985), played by Ian Holm, is named "Kurtzmann". See more »

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