Fred J. Lincoln
|Fred J. Lincoln|
Fred J. Lincoln, c. 2010
January 19, 1937|
Manhattan, New York City
|Died||January 17, 2013
Fred J. Lincoln (January 19, 1937 – January 17, 2013) was an American film director, producer, screenwriter, actor, editor and cinematographer of pornographic films.
Born as Fred Perna, Lincoln grew up in the Hell's Kitchen neighborhood of New York City. His career in adult film and video was prolific; his filmography at the Internet Movie Database credits him as the director of 310 films, the producer of 42, and as an actor in 64 films. In 1984, Lincoln won the Critics' Adult Film Award as Best Director for his film, Go for It.
His credits in mainstream cinema are limited, although he did play the role of Weasel Podowski in Wes Craven's 1972 horror film, The Last House on the Left. He contributed to its DVD commentary track with costars David Hess and Marc Sheffler.
Lincoln is a member of the AVN Hall of Fame.
Lincoln died on January 17, 2013 at his home in Los Angeles from complications of emphysema and heart disease at age 75. He had two children, a daughter named Angelica and a son, musician and author, Charles Lupula.
- Fred Lincoln Dead at 75 – Played Weasel in LAST HOUSE ON THE LEFT
- Kernes, Mark (January 12, 2010). "Erica Boyer Killed in Traffic Accident". Adult Video News. Archived from the original on February 5, 2012. Retrieved January 17, 2013.
- Sanford, John (January 17, 2013). "Director Fred Lincoln Passes Away". XBIZ.com. Archived from the original on January 27, 2013. Retrieved January 17, 2013. "...his health has been declining rapidly during the past few months and today he passed."