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The New Freddy Krueger

April 12, 2010

To say Jacke Earle Haley has come a long way is a bit of an understatement.  The former child star made a name for himself in the '70s with the "Bad News Bears" movies and "Breaking Away," but his career was painfully slow during the '80s and '90s.  But when he had an Oscar-nominated comeback in 2006's "Little Children" his biggest supporters turned out to be genre fans.  Perhaps it was the excitement of his being cast as Rorschach in "Watchmen" or how friendly he's been in publicity appearances, but Haley has become a true fan favorite at conventions such as Comic-Con and WonderCon. Read More