While not all the characters on the list are from horror movies, they are most certainly the bad guys – at some point. But against a green screen or in the makeup chair, turns out they're all just normal people working hard to make a buck (or animatronics, or just dogs). Not so terrifying now, are they?
If you think see the man behind Michael Myers is cool, then you won't believe what happens in these horror movies.
Film: Halloween franchise
Actor: Chase Wright Vanek, George P. Wilbur, Tyler Mane, Don Shanks, Brad Loree, + more
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Film: A Nightmare on Elm Street franchise
Actor: Robert Englund, Tobe Sexton, Jackie Earle Haley, Chason Schirmer
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Actor: Tim Curry
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Film: The Silence of the Lambs
Actor: Anthony Hopkins
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