Denis Forest

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Denis Forest
Born (1960-09-05)September 5, 1960
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Died March 18, 2002(2002-03-18) (aged 41)
Los Angeles, California, USA
Cause of death Stroke
Occupation Actor
Years active 1982–2002

Denis Forest (September 5, 1960 – March 18, 2002) was a Canadian character actor.

He was known for portraying henchmen in Academy Award-nominated blockbusters The Mask and Cliffhanger. He was the lead villain in the second season of the War of the Worlds television series.

Denis died suddenly following a massive stroke in Los Angeles on March 18, 2002, after having dinner in a Franklin Avenue restaurant in Hollywood with a few friends.

Filmography[edit]

  • The Adventures of Bob & Doug McKenzie: Strange Brew (1983) - Policeman
  • Head Office (1985) - Rich
  • The Climb (1986) - Hermann Kollensperger
  • The Tadpole and the Whale (1988) - Marcel
  • Lonely Child: The Imaginary World of Claude Vivier (1988) - Claude Vivier - Age 26
  • Destiny to Order (1989) - Chicout
  • The Long Road Home (1989) - Michael Posen
  • Wedlock (1991) - Puce
  • Cliffhanger (1993) - Heldon
  • The Mask (1994) - Sweet Eddy
  • New Crime City (1994) - Wizard
  • Where Truth Lies (1996) - Jonas Kellar
  • Eraser (1996) - Technician
  • Dead Men Can't Dance (1997) - Dennis Larson
  • Hidden Agenda (1999) - Christoph
  • Detonator (2003) - Steve Kerwin (final film role)

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