|Date of Birth||5 March 1940|
|Origin||New York City, USA|
He was born on May 5, 1940 in New York City. Lance Henriksen gained international recognition by starring in The Terminator as Detective Hal Vukovich. He later appeared in Aliens as the friendly android Bishop, Alien 3 and Alien vs. Predator. He joined Bill Paxton to have a character to be murdered by a Xenomorph, Predator and a Terminator.
He is considered a "Scream king" because he has appeared in too many horror movies to name, including Aliens, Pumpkinhead and its sequels as Ed Harley, Abominable, The Mangler 2 and Hellraiser: Hellworld. He has also appeared in films such as Dog Day Afternoon, Close Encounters of the Third Kind, Damien: Omen II, Piranha II: The Spawning, Color of Night, Hard Target, Powder, When a Stranger Calls, Sasquatch, Sasquatch Mountain and Tarzan.