Famous Faces in the "SCANNERS" (Film Series)!

by gattonero975 | created - 11 Aug 2016 | updated - 11 Aug 2016 | Public

A science-fiction thriller film series that probes the potential powers of the human mind, the "SCANNERS" film series concerns a group of beings with supernatural extra-sensory skills...so strong that they can bend, mutilate, twist and explode other human beings, using only the powers of theirs minds!

There are 7.4 billion people on Earth, Some are Scanners. They have the most terrifying powers ever created...And they are winning!

1. Alex Stevens

Stunts | Superman

Alex Stevens was born on January 6, 1936 in Hartford, Connecticut, USA as Alex Poulos. He is known for his work on Superman (1978), Goodfellas (1990) and Black Rain (1989). He was married to Pota Poulos. He died on April 14, 2015 in New York City, New York, USA.

Scanners (1981) CONSEC Programmer 3

2. Carl Alacchi

Actor | The Day After Tomorrow

Carl Alacchi is known for his work on The Day After Tomorrow (2004), The Terminal (2004) and Omertà II - La loi du silence (1997).

Scanners II: The New Order (1991) Degenerate Scanners

3. Roy T. Anderson

Stunts | The Bourne Ultimatum

Roy T. Anderson is known for his work on The Bourne Ultimatum (2007), The Dark Knight Rises (2012) and Shaft (2000).

Scanners II: The New Order (1991) Policeman

4. Tyrone Benskin

Actor | 300

Tyrone Benskin has been a significant presence in theatre, film, television and music for over 30 years. As part of the Canadian and International cultural landscape Tyrone has amassed an impressive resume and acclaim for a significant and varied body of work;, from no-nonsense cop to caring and ...

Scanners II: The New Order (1991) Store Owner

5. Chris Britton

Actor | Riverdale

Christopher "Chris" Britton is a Canadian-born film and television actor, voice actor (for commercials, animation, cartoons, promos, documentary narration), and stage actor. In animation he is best known for his work in 'X-Men: The Animated Series', in which he was the voice of Mister Sinister. ...

Scanners (1981) Hazmat-Suit Worker (uncredited)

6. Tom Butler

Actor | Freddy vs. Jason

Tom Butler was born in 1951 in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. He is known for his work on Freddy vs. Jason (2003), Shooter (2007) and Josie and the Pussycats (2001).

Scanners II: The New Order (1991) "Doctor Morse"

7. Mark Camacho

Actor | X-Men: Days of Future Past

Mark Camacho was born on April 12, 1964 in Montréal, Québec, Canada. He is known for his work on X-Men: Days of Future Past (2014), Punisher: War Zone (2008) and Shattered Glass (2003). He has been married to Pauline Little since June 4, 1988. They have two children.

Scanners II: The New Order (1991) Paramedic

8. Jason Cavalier

Stunts | X-Men: Days of Future Past

Jason Cavalier is known for his work on X-Men: Days of Future Past (2014), On the Road (2012) and Repo Men (2010).

Scanners II: The New Order (1991) Convenience Store Thug

9. Lawrence Dane

Actor | Scanners

Lawrence Dane is an exceptionally fine, versatile and shamefully underrated Canadian character actor who's equally adept at both comedy and drama alike. Tall and lean, with silver gray hair, a gaunt face and a distinguished air about him, Dane is often cast as smooth business executives, physicians...

Scanners (1981) "Braedon Keller"

10. Jean Frenette

Stunts | 300

Jean Frenette was born on June 3, 1961 in Montreal, Québec, Canada. He is known for his work on 300 (2006), Deadpool 2 (2018) and Tom Clancy's Jack Ryan (2018).

Scanners II: The New Order (1991) Morse Inst. Guard

11. Simone-Élise Girard

Actress | Boris sans Béatrice

Simone-Élise Girard grew up in the picturesque suburbs of Montreal with two sisters, an engineer father and a mother very involved in volunteering and who also had a passion for politics. Simone-Élise always knew she wanted to be an actress.

At a young age, Simone-Élise discovered her desire to ...

Scanners II: The New Order (1991) Degenerate Scanners

12. Leon Herbert

Actor | Alien³

Leon Herbert was born on June 18, 1955 in Georgetown, Guyana. He is an actor and director, known for Alien³ (1992), Batman (1989) and Emotional Backgammon (2003).

Scanners (1981) Hazmat-Suit Worker (uncredited)

13. David Hewlett

Actor | The Shape of Water

David Hewlett was born on April 18, 1968 in Redhill, Surrey, England as David Ian Hewlett. He is an actor and writer, known for The Shape of Water (2017), Rise of the Planet of the Apes (2011) and Stargate: Atlantis (2004). He has been married to Jane Loughman since June 21, 2008. They have one ...

Scanners II: The New Order (1991) "David Kellum"

14. William Hope

Actor | Aliens

Born in Montreal, William Hope joined the National Youth Theatre in London after high school and performed for three seasons with them. During that time he began training at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art (RADA). After graduation he worked almost uninterruptedly in theatre for the next seven ...

Scanners (1981) Hazmat-Suit Worker (uncredited)

15. Michael Ironside

Actor | Starship Troopers

Michael Ironside has made a strong and indelible impression with his often incredibly intense and explosive portrayals of fearsome villains throughout the years. He was born as Frederick Reginald Ironside on February 12, 1950 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Ironside was a successful arm wrestler in ...

Scanners (1981) "Darryl Revok"

16. Thomas Kovacs

Actor | My Bloody Valentine

Thomas Kovacs is an actor, known for My Bloody Valentine (1981), Inventions That Shook the World (2011) and Fear Thy Neighbor (2014).

Scanners (1981) Boyfriend (uncredited)

17. Stephen Lack

Actor | Scanners

Lack was born 1946 in Montreal, Québec, Canada. He graduated from McGill University in 1967 with a bachelor's degree in psychology. In 1969, he earned his master of fine arts in sculpture at Universidad Guanajuato in San Miguel, Mexico. Mr. Lack, a world-renowned painter, also acted in nine movies....

Scanners (1981) "Cameron Vale" (as Steven Lack)

18. René Malo

Producer | Le déclin de l'empire américain

From 1970 to 1996, Mr. Malo was active in production, distribution and international sales of motion pictures. He was the founder, Chairman and CEO of Malofilm Communications, one of the most important Canadian entertainment companies. During that period, Mr. Malo received numerous awards, ...

Scanners II: The New Order (1991) Doctor in Hospital Hallway (uncredited)

19. Patrick McGoohan

Actor | The Prisoner

Though born in America, Irish actor Patrick McGoohan rose to become the number-one British TV star in the 1950s to 1960s era. His parents moved to Ireland when he was very young and McGoohan acquired a neutral accent that sounds at home in British or American dialogue. He was an avid stage actor ...

Scanners (1981) "Dr. Paul Ruth"

20. Jennifer O'Neill

Actress | Scanners

Jennifer O'Neill was born in Rio De Janeiro, Brazil, on February 20, 1948. Her father Oscar (who died 2009 at age 91) was of Irish-Spanish descent and her mother Irene ("Rene") was English. Whereas Elvis Presley was riding high on the fame of his hit record, "Blue Suede Shoes", in 1956, in 1957--...

Scanners (1981) "Kim Obrist"

21. Deborah Raffin

Actress | Death Wish 3

Deborah Raffin was one of two female co-stars in the hugely popular TV mini-series Noble House (1988) adapted from the 1981 bestseller of the same name by James Clavell. Ms. Raffin played the part of Casey Tcholok, vice-president of corporate raider Par-Con Industries. Her character is clever, ...

Scanners II: The New Order (1991) "Julie Vale"

22. David Rigby

Stunts | The Dead Zone

David Rigby was born on March 26, 1945 in Canada. He is known for his work on The Dead Zone (1983), X-Men: Days of Future Past (2014) and RoboCop (2014).

Scanners II: The New Order (1991) Policeman

23. Anthony Sherwood

Actor | Street Legal

Anthony Sherwood has established himself as a dynamic force in stage, television and film. As a diversified performer, he has amassed an impressive resume and acclaim for a varied body of work. As a documentary filmmaker, he has tackled some important global issues and some of his documentary films...

Scanners (1981) Scanner in Attic (as Tony Sherwood)

24. Raoul Max Trujillo

Actor | Riddick

Raoul Max Trujillo, aka Raoul Maximiano Trujillo de Chauvelon, was born in Northern New Mexico. He is a mixed blood descendant of Ute, Apache, Comanche, Pueblo, Tlascalan, French, Sephardic Jew and Andalusian Moor. After high school, he spent three years serving in the military in Germany. After ...

Scanners II: The New Order (1991) "Peter Drak" (as Raoul Trujillo)

25. Anthony Ulc

Actor | It

Anthony Ulc was born on November 3, 1960 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. He is known for his work on It (2017), Stargate SG-1 (1997) and Breakout (2013).

Scanners II: The New Order (1991) Policeman

26. Vlasta Vrana

Actor | The Glass Castle

Vlasta Vrana was born in 1950 in Norway. He is known for his work on The Glass Castle (2017), Human Trafficking (2005) and Race (2016).

Scanners II: The New Order (1991) "Lt. Gelson"

27. John Walsh

Stunts | X-Men: Days of Future Past

Born in 1949 in Dalhousie , New Brunswick, Canada, John Walsh is a graduate Dalhousie High Scool and ofSt. F. X. University in Antigonish, Nova Scotia. He was a brilliant student and actually skipped one grade. He was employed in the offshore oil industry until he became involved with the film ...

Scanners II: The New Order (1991) Lucret's Bodyguard

28. Russell Yuen

Actor | Rising Suns

Toronto/Montreal-based Russell Yuen is one of Canada's busiest character actors.

Like most actors Yuen spent his early career doing an assortment of jobs to make ends meet while he became established. Unlike most actors it wasn't waiting tables or serving drinks. A dedicated athlete, Yuen spent his ...

Scanners II: The New Order (1991) Convenience Store Thug

29. Richard Zeman

Actor | Brick Mansions

Character actor and stuntman, he has participated in over 100 projects between films and TV series; his career highlights probably includes The Bone Collector (1999) and The Day After Tomorrow (2004); he then participated in many TV series and action B-Movies and science fiction always in ...

Scanners II: The New Order (1991) Policeman

30. Dorothée Berryman

Actress | Les invasions barbares

Mostly known as an actress, Dorothée always had a strong passion for Jazz. She participated at "elles chantent" project in 2000, a project were many people were invited to sing their favorite songs.

Dorothée is mostly known for her acting in movies Les invasions barbares, Le violon rouge and Jack ...

Scanners II: The New Order (1991) "Mayor"

31. Isabelle Mejias

Director | Getting Lucky

Isabelle Mejias is an actress and director, known for Getting Lucky, Jungle Jim and Outgoing Message.

Scanners II: The New Order (1991) "Alice Leonardo"

32. Yvan Ponton

Actor | Slap Shot

Yvan Ponton was born on October 22, 1945 in Farnham, Québec, Canada. He is an actor, known for Slap Shot (1977), Lance et compte III (1989) and Lance et compte II (1988).

Scanners II: The New Order (1991) "Commander John Forrester"

33. Murray Westgate

Actor | Happy Birthday to Me

Murray Westgate was born on April 16, 1918 in Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada as Arthur Murray Westgate. He was an actor, known for Happy Birthday to Me (1981), Blue City Slammers (1988) and Countdown to Looking Glass (1984). He was married to Alice Hill. He died on August 27, 2018 in Toronto, Ontario...

Scanners II: The New Order (1991) "George Kellum"

34. David Cronenberg

Director | The Fly

David Cronenberg, also known as the King of Venereal Horror or the Baron of Blood, was born in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, in 1943. His father, Milton Cronenberg, was a journalist and editor, and his mother, Esther (Sumberg), was a piano player. After showing an inclination for literature at an early...

Scanners (1981) *Directed & Written By"*

35. Christian Duguay

Director | Human Trafficking

Christian Duguay was born in 1957 in Outremont, Québec, Canada. He is a director and assistant director, known for Human Trafficking (2005), The Art of War (2000) and A Bag of Marbles (2017).

Scanners II: The New Order (1991) *Directed By*

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