Sidebar (3/24, a late development): Due to an official announcement from Svengoolie’s official social media feeds, “Revenge of the Creature” (1955) will not be seen this Sat. on Me-TV. Instead, an encore of the made-for-TV thriller “Ants!” (1977, a.k.a. “It Happened at Lakewood Manor”) will air in its place this Sat., March 24 at 8 p.m. Eastern/7 p.m. Central on Me-TV. -C.H.
Original 1955 Universal Studios theatrical trailer for “Revenge of the Creature” (1955).
The legendary Chicago-based horror film host will present his presentation of the sequel to Universal’s “Creature from the Black Lagoon” (1954), “Revenge of the Creature” (1955). The fun starts this Sat., March 24 at 8 p.m. Eastern/7 p.m. Central on Me-TV. “Revenge of the Creature” was directed by veteran Universal director Jack Arnold.
Who was in “Revenge of the Creature” (1955)?
The players who appeared in Arnold’s “Creature” sequel were John Agar (as Professor Clete Ferguson), Lori Nelson (as Helen Dobson), Nestor Paiva (as Lucas), John Bromfield (as Joe Hayes), Grandon Rhodes (as Jackson Foster), Dave Willock (as Lou Gibson), Robert B. Williams (as George Johnson), Charles Cane (as a police captain), Ricou Browning (in uncredited dual roles as the Creature for underwater sequences and a lab technician), Tom Hennesy (in uncredited dual roles as the Creature for land sequences and a Marineland diver) and a young Clint Eastwood (in an uncredited role as Jennings).