NEWS: Legendary Cult Cinema Actor Tom Towles Dead at 65

Legendary character actor Tom Towles, best known as a regular in Rob Zombie films who was also known for his notable roles in Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer, and (1990’s) Night of the Living Dead, among many others, has died. He was 65.

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(image courtesy of Rob Zombie – via Instagram)

Longtime friend, filmmaker/musician Rob Zombie announced Towles’ death Sunday via Facebook: “I just got word that our buddy Tom Towles has died,” Zombie wrote. “He was such a great guy and I am so grateful that we got to work together several times. He will be really missed.”

As of time of this article (11:30pm Sunday evening) no other details are immediately available.
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Towles in 1990’s “Night of the Living Dead”

On behalf of all of us at Nerd Nation Magazine, we would like to offer our deepest condolences to Mr. Towles’ family and loved ones. The legendary mark he left on the realm of cinema is undeniable, and he will be sorely missed.
-Dave Harlequin
Editor: Nerd Nation Magazine
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