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Dean Cameron

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Dean Cameron (born Dean Eikleberry on December 25, 1962, in Morrison, Illinois) is an American television and film actor. He is best known for his role as Francis "Chainsaw" Gremp in the 1987 Mark Harmon comedy Summer School. Dean has starred in some short-lived television series like Spencer (1984), Fast Times (1986, a spinoff of the 1982 film Fast Times at Ridgemont High), They Came from Outer Space (1990), and Mister Sterling (2003). He has made guest appearances on many TV series, including The Facts of Life, ALF, My Sister Sam, Will & Grace, ER, and Felicity. Played Dave Marshak in Ski School and Ski School II. Married to Jessie Marion, granddaughter of Elena Verdugo and lives in Los Angeles. Their son, Duncan, was born August 1, 2009. He plays bass guitar in a band called "The Thornbirds" and a karaoke band poking fun at Corey Haim, Corey Feldman and Corey Hart called Coreyoke. Tours with a two-person show entitled The Nigerian Spam Scam Scam, in which he and actor Victor Isaac read from Cameron's 11 month correspondence with a Nigerian 419 Scammer. The show was performed at the Edinburgh Fringe Comedy Festival in 2004 and 2005, the Just For Laughs festival and the Upright Citizens Brigade theater in 2006 and ran in Los Angeles from September 2004 to December 2004. Co-wrote the 2001 feature film, Hollywood Palms, wrote and directed a short film, Glutton Falls and directed/choreographed "Bukowsical", a sell-out late night musical theater parody at the Sacred Fools Theater in Los Angeles, California. Cameron also directed the video "Fat Girl" for heavy metal band Steel Panther as well as co-wrote the song "Girl From Oklahoma" on their 2009 debut Feel the Steel. Since late 1999, has made a living as voice over talent for radio and television commercials. In 2006, he originated the role of Carl in Love Tapes, a play based on video tapes sent by a fan to guitarist Steve Vai. Love Tapes was written by Steven Banks and Penn Jillette and directed by Cameron's wife, Jessie Marion.


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Born:
Dec 25, 1962 In Morrison - Illinois - USA
Movie/TV Credits:
28
First Appeared:
In the series The Facts of Life 1979-08-24
Latest Project:
Movie The Good Neighbor 2016-09-16
Known For
Poster of Straight Outta Compton
Poster of Highball
Poster of Ski School
Poster of Summer School
Filmography
Movie Director's Cut Brian 2016-01-22
Movie The Good Neighbor Defense Attorney 2016-09-16
Movie Straight Outta Compton Capitol Records Executive 2015-08-13
Series How to Get Away with Murder Jim Buchanan 2014-09-25
Movie Dream Cast Himself 2011-09-13
Movie Hole in One Dr. Carlton Piedmont 2010-09-10
Movie Grace And The Storm Rich Karma 2004-03-04
Series NCIS Landlord 2003-09-23
Movie Deep Core Head Engineer 2000-10-21
Movie Hollywood Palms Jeff 2000-12-31
Series Will & Grace Unknown 1998-09-21
Movie Highball The Magician 1997-01-01
Movie Kicking and Screaming Zach 1995-10-06
Movie Ski School 2 Dave Marshak 1994-02-17
Series ER Unknown 1994-09-19
Movie Grey Knight Borne 1993-03-07
Movie Miracle Beach Scotty McKay 1992-09-15
Series Mad About You Unknown 1992-09-23
Movie Rockula Ralph 1990-02-23
Movie Ski School Dave Marshak 1990-01-01
Movie Men at Work Pizza Man 1990-08-24
Series They Came from Outer Space Bo 1990-10-01
Movie Bad Dreams Ralph 1988-04-08
Movie Summer School Francis 'Chainsaw' Gremp 1987-07-22
Series ALF Unknown 1986-09-22
Series Fast Times Jeff Spicoli 1986-03-05
Series Spencer 1984-12-01
Series The Facts of Life Unknown 1979-08-24