Fred “The Hammer” Williamson

Fred “The Hammer” Williamson played college football for Chicago’s Northwestern University during the late 1950s. This was followed by a seven-year professional career in the NFL, beginning in 1960 when he was signed on with the Pittsburgh Steelers. The following year, he joined the Oakland Raiders, with whom he played four seasons. He then played…

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Ted “The Million Dollar Man” DiBiase

Pensacon is pleased to welcome WWE Hall of Famer, the Million Dollar Man Ted DiBiase! Ted DiBiase is a WWE Hall Of Fame professional wrestler, best known for his role as the villainous “Million Dollar Man” of the World Wrestling Federation (now known as WWE). Having been raised by his wrestler father, “Iron” Mike DiBiase,…

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Claudia Wells

Claudia Wells is an American actress who was born in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, but grew up in San Francisco, CA. Wells gained celebrity notoriety by starring in the 1985 film Back to the Future as Jennifer Parker, Marty McFly’s girlfriend. Also in 1985, Wells co-starred in Stop the Madness, an anti-drug music video sponsored by…

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David Prowse

British actor David Prowse began weightlifting at the age of 16 and became his country’s champion in that field five years later. He held onto the title for two years. Theatrical producers and filmakers found the imposing Prowse to be an excellent type for supernatural roles. He was first cast as Death in the play…

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Peter Davison

Peter Davison

Peter Davison portrayed the fifth incarnation of the Doctor from 1981 to 1984, beginning with the conclusion of “Logopolis” and ending with “The Caves of Androzani”. He reprised the role for the 1993 Children in Need special “Dimensions in Time” and again for the 2007 Children in Need special “Time Crash”, making him one of…

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Peter Mayhew

Peter Mayhew

Peter Mayhew was cast as Chewbacca, the loyal sidekick and co-pilot of scoundrel and pilot of the Millineum Falcon, Han Solo. Once cast as Chewie, Peter made several visits to his local zoo, where he studied the movements and mannerisms of bears, monkeys, and gorillas.  This lead to him bringing one of most memorable characters…

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