Sunday, December 20, 2009
Remembering Jimmie F. Skaggs
Jimmie F. Skaggs was born on December 20, 1944 in Hot Springs, Arkansas. Moving to Ohio when a young and got his start in acting appearing in school plays. He graduated from Elyria High School in 1963 and then attended The American Academy of Dramaitc Arts in Manhattan, New York where he graduated in 1970. He appeared in an episode of TV's “Best Friends in 1981 and then went on to appear in over 70 films and TV appearances. He appeared in two Euro westerns the Sci-Fi films “Oblivion” and “Oblivion 2: Backlash” filmed in Romania in 1994 and directed by Sam Irvin. Jimmie died of lung cancer on July 6, 2004 Los Angeles, California. Today we celebrate what would have been Jimmie F. Skaggs 65th birthday.