Actor | Director | Writer
As a child, he appeared in several films with Russ Tamblyn. Both struggled to find work as adults until Stockwell worked with David Lynch on Dune (1984) and Blue Velvet (1986). He brought Tamblyn as a guest to a party promoting "Blue Velvet," and ...
(In a 1984 interview) There were uglies and there were beauties. For me, Errol Flynn was the best. I didn't know anything about sex or what manhood was - and he opened that door for me.
In most of his later work, there are many references to his past roles; these are often referred to by his fans as "kisses with (Dean's) history".
Robert Dean Stockwell
North Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA
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