Category Archives: Bela Lugosi

From the set…Carroll Borland

Carroll Borland co-starred with Bela Lugosi in Mark of the Vampire (1935), in which she played Luna Mora, daughter of Lugosi’s character Count Mora. Despite having only one line (Lugosi had only three) and about 10 minutes of screen time, … Continue reading

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Charlie Gemora

One of the more interesting booths I came across at Monsterpalooza was one promoting the new Charlie Gemora web site. Gemora was a native of the Philippines, who worked as  a set designer for the Lon Chaney films The Hunchback … Continue reading

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That’s a wrap! Production completed on “Lugosi: The Forgotten King”

Operator 13 Productions has officially completed production on the new and improved version of Lugosi: The Forgotten King. The updated documentary  will include nine new interviews. Not bad considering our subject did the bulk of his work in the 1930’s and … Continue reading

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Monsterpalooza 2012

The Operator 13 team spent a great three days at the Monsterpalooza convention in Burbank, California. We conducted interviews for both Lugosi: The Forgotten King and Monsters, Martians and Mad Scientists: Horror in the Atomic Age. We also scheduled a couple of … Continue reading

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Just confirmed…Donnie Dunagan

Operator 13 productions is pleased to announce that Donnie Dunagan will appear in Lugosi: The Forgotten King. In 1939 at age 4, Mr. Dunagan appeared alongside horror legends Bela Lugosi, Boris Karloff, Basil Rathbone and Lionel Atwill in Son of … Continue reading

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Happy Easter!

On this day in 1916, Bela Lugosi portrayed Jesus Christ in The Passion Play with  the Debreczen Repertory Theatre in Hungary. Lugosi displayed a photo of himself from the production in his Hollywood homes.

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From the set…Janet Ann Gallow

On October 2nd, 2011 Producer Mark Gilman and I interviewed Janet Ann Gallow.  Ms. Gallow co-starred with Bela Lugosi and Lon Chaney Jr. in the 1942 Universal horror classic The Ghost of Frankenstein. Gallow was just 4 years old when … Continue reading

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