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Mark Forest


Born - 6 January 1933, New York City, USA
Died - 7 January 2022

Tall, dark-haired, muscular, third-generation Italian-American strongman and actor. Born Lorenzo Degni, he followed friend and fellow bodybuilder Steve Reeves into movies, enjoying a few years in Italian sword-and-sandal movies, before re-training as an opera singer for the remainder of his career: The Egyptian (1954), Goliath and the Dragon/The Revenge of Hercules (1960), Son of Samson (1960), Mole Men Against the Son of Hercules (1961), Death on the Arena (1962), Goliath and the Sins of Babylon (1963), Hercules Against the Mongols (1963), Hercules Against the Barbarians (1963), Maciste, Gladiator of Sparta (1964), The Lion of Thebes (1964), Hercules Against the Sons of the Sun (1964), The Magnificent Gladiator (1965) and Kindar the Invulnerable (1965), his last.