Creator: Tony Todd
Anthony T. "Tony" Todd is an American actor, best known for his deep, gravelly voice, large stature, and roles as the eponymous character in Candyman and as William Bludworth in the Final Destination films.He is, perhaps, the Scary Black Man of Hollywood.Filmography:
- Platoon (1986) — Warren
- Colors (1988) — Vietnam veteran
- Lean on Me (1989) — Mr. Wright
- Night of the Living Dead (1990) — Ben
- Candyman (1992) — The Candyman
- The Crow (1994) — Grange
- The Rock (1996) — Cpt. Darrow
- Wishmaster (1997) — Johnny Valentine
- Final Destination (2000) — Mr. Bludworth
- Hatchet (2006) — Rev. Zombie
- The Man from Earth (2007) — Dan
- Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen (2009) — The Fallen
- Transformers Prime — Dreadwing
- The Flash (2015) — Zoom (voice)
- Alliterative Name
- Badass Baritone
- Evil Sounds Deep: Whenever he plays a villain.
- Guttural Growler
- Magical Negro: In the Final Destination films, his character seems to know more than everyone else about Death's plans and how to foil them. Played with in that his advice is not meant to enrich those characters' lives.
- Mean Character, Nice Actor: He is friendly and outgoing in real life, and quite receptive towards his fans.
- Playing Against Type: As the superhero Icon in Young Justice.
- Scary Black Man: Many of his roles, but perhaps none moreso than the Candyman.
- Two First Names