Friday, March 17, 2017

Boris Karloff

Pencil Sketch of Boris Karloff
William Henry Pratt (23 November 1887 – 2 February 1969),
better known by his stage name Boris Karloff, was an English actor who was primarily known for his typecast roles in horror films that depicted the characters Frankenstein and The Mummy.
He portrayed Frankenstein's monster in Frankenstein (1931), Bride of Frankenstein (1935), and Son of Frankenstein (1939), which resulted in his immense popularity. His best-known non-horror role is as the Grinch, as well as the narrator, in the animated television special of Dr. Seuss's How the Grinch Stole Christmas! (1966).
Karloff guest starred in a 1966 TV episode of The Wild Wild West, "The Night of the Golden Cobra". He also had a memorable role in the original Scarface (1932). For his contribution to film and television, Boris Karloff was awarded two stars on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Peter Cushing as Sherlock Holmes

Peter Cushing as Sherlock Holmes

Sunday, March 12, 2017

Ralph Waite

Pencil sketch of actor Ralph Waite.
Ralph Waite (June 22, 1928 – February 13, 2014) was an American actor, voice artist, and political activist, best known for his role as John Walton, Sr. on The Waltons, which he occasionally directed. In addition, Waite appeared in many guest roles on numerous television series, lastly in a recurring role in NCIS as Jackson Gibbs, the father of Leroy Jethro Gibbs.

Thursday, March 9, 2017

William Demarest

Pencil sketch of actor William Demarest (1892 – 1983) who played the character of uncle Charley on the TV sitcom "My Three Sons".

Wednesday, March 8, 2017

Long John Silver Montage

"Treasure Island"

Sketch of characters Long John Silver and Jim Hawkins from the 1950 movie "Treasure Island"

Saturday, March 4, 2017

Actor George Clooney

Actor George Clooney - pencil sketch on bristol paper.