Mike Christopher (III)

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Mike Christopher is best known for his character, the "Hare Krishna Zombie" in the 1978 George Romero classic "Dawn of the Dead." Following the release of "Dawn" he moved to Los Angeles to perform laser light shows for Laserium and Laser Media, Tangerine Dream and New Kids on the Block. Heavily interested in technology, he spend the next 2 decades ... See full bio »

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Known For

Dawn of the Dead Lead Zombie
Plan 9 Mechanic Gunman
Bikini Monsters Capt. Nickolson


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 2017 Space Gila from the Deep (Short)
NASA Defense Director Dr. James Volkenburg
 2015 The Devil Dogs of Kilo Company
Adm. King (voice)
 2015 Plan 9
Mechanic Gunman
 2014 Psychotic State
Reporter Mike Christopher
 2014 Make Them Die Sleazy! (Video)
 2013 Die Die Delta Pi
Officer Tobey
 2013 Midnight Matinee Psycho (Video)
Self / Weather Man
 2012 A Few Brains More
Harry C.
 2012 Joe Vampire
Joe Vampire
 2012 The River Runs Black
Glen Culbertson (credit only)
 2012 Taste Me (Short)
 2011 Wait, What? (Short)
 2011 Baine (Video)
Grave Yard Worker
 2011 What They Seem? (Short)
Peaceful Zombie
 2011 Imported Affairs
Bad Guy#2
 2010/I Forgiven (Short)
Homeless Man
 2010 Bikini Monsters
Capt. Nickolson
 2009 Stopped Dead (Video)
R.J. - Police officer
 2009 The Uh-Oh Show
Ticket Scalper
 2009 Indiscretions
Old Tom
 2008 Misconceptions
Audience Member (uncredited)
 1978 Dawn of the Dead
Lead Zombie
Show Show Composer (1 credit)
Show Show Self (9 credits)

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Michael Christopher Berhosky | Michael Christopher


5' 9" (1.75 m)

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Started taking organ lessons in 4th grade through Gimbels Department store in North Hills, Pennsylvania. The day his parents and him decided to buy their first organ instead of a piano. Next, He studied with Mary Sundholm from Avalon before becoming the Organist at Sacred Heart Church in Emsworth, Pennsylvania for 7 years. He then majored in Pipe Organ under Drs. Beikman and Lord at the ... See more »


His Hare Krishna Zombie character in Dawn of the Dead (1978) See more »

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