Del Tenney

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Delbert "Del" Tenney (July 27, 1930[1] – February 21, 2013) was an American actor, film director, screenwriter and film producer.[2] He established a legacy in film with several low-budget horror/exploitation films in the 1960s, including The Horror of Party Beach (1964). Based in Connecticut, Tenney's other films include Psychomania (a.k.a. Violent Midnight), The Curse of the Living Corpse, and I Eat Your Skin.[3]

Tenney died on February 21, 2013 at his home in Jupiter, Florida. He was 82.[4]


  1. ^ "Delbert Tenney Obituary - Leo P. Gallagher & Son Funeral Home". 
  2. ^ Meyers, Joe (March 1, 2013). "The passing of the B-movie king of Connecticut — Del Tenney". Connecticut Post. Retrieved 3 March 2013. 
  3. ^ Weaver, Tom (2000). Return of the B Science Fiction and Horror Heroes. McFarland. p. 344. ISBN 0-7864-0755-7
  4. ^ "Delbert "Del" TENNEY (obituary)". Palm Beach Post through February 28, 2013. Retrieved 3 March 2013. 

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