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Edward D. Wood Jr.
Edward D. Wood Jr. created 5 movies in the Drama, Music, Crime, Thriller, Horror, Sci-Fi genres.
Edward D. Wood Jr. didn't achieve real success and got average imdb rating 3.4.
Reportedly went into battle during his stint in the marines wearing a red bra and panties under his uniform.
One of Mr. Wood's pseudonyms (Akdov Telmig) is vodka gimlet spelled backwards...
At the time of his death, the industry newspaper, Variety, failed to run his obituary.
A surviving non-fiction manuscript, supposedly written by Wood, about working in Hollywood was published as "Hollywood Rat Race" in December 1998.
The continued interest in Wood led to two of his steamy adult paperbacks being reset and republished. They included "Death of a Transvestite" (1967, aka "Let Me Die in Drag") republished in 1995 and 1999, and "Killer in Drag" (1965) that was republished in 1999.
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