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Meat Loaf was born in Texas, and moved to Los Angeles in 1967 to play in local bands and appear in musicals such as "Hair" and "As You Like It". He made his film debut with a memorable role in cult film The Rocky Horror Picture Show (1975). In 1977, he and lyricist Jim Steinman released an operatic rock album called "Bat Out Of Hell", the record ... See full bio »
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Known For

Fight Club
Fight Club Robert 'Bob' Paulsen
(1999)
The Rocky Horror Picture Show
The Rocky Horror Picture Show Eddie - Ex Delivery Boy
(1975)
Formula 51
Formula 51 The Lizard
(2001)
BloodRayne
BloodRayne Leonid
(2005)

Filmography

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 2017-2018 Ghost Wars (TV Series)
Doug Rennie
- Episode #1.13 (2018)
- The Pain Connection (2017) ... Doug Rennie
- Post-Apocalypse Now (2017) ... Doug Rennie (as Meat Loaf Aday)
- Two Graves (2017) ... Doug Rennie (as Meat Loaf Aday)
- Whistle Past the Graveyard (2017) ... Doug Rennie (as Meat Loaf Aday)
 2017 Elementary (TV Series)
Herman Wolf
- The Ballad of Lady Frances (2017) ... Herman Wolf (as Meat Loaf Aday)
 2014 Wishin' and Hopin'
Monsignor Muldoon
 2014/I Stage Fright
Roger McCall (as Meat Loaf Aday)
 2013 Night of the Proms (TV Series)
Singer
- Episode #1.6 (2013) ... Singer
 2013 All American Christmas Carol
Ross (as Meat Loaf Aday)
 2013/I The Moment
Sergeant Goodman
 2012 U B Da Judge (Short)
 2012 Fairly Legal (TV Series)
Charles McKay
- Kiss Me, Kate (2012) ... Charles McKay (as Meat Loaf Aday)
 2011 Absolute Killers
Dan (as Meat Loaf Aday)
 2010 Glee (TV Series)
Barry Jeffries
- The Rocky Horror Glee Show (2010) ... Barry Jeffries (as Meat Loaf Aday)
 2010 Polish Bar
Joe
 2010 Beautiful Boy
Motel Clerk (as Meat Loaf Aday)
 2010 Burning Bright
Howie (uncredited)
 2009 Monk (TV Series)
Reverend Hadley Jorgensen
- Mr. Monk and the Voodoo Curse (2009) ... Reverend Hadley Jorgensen (as Meat Loaf Aday)
 2009 Citizen Jane (TV Movie)
Detective Jack Morris (as Meat Loaf Aday)
 2009 House M.D. (TV Series)
Eddie
- Simple Explanation (2009) ... Eddie (as Meat Loaf Aday)
 2007 Urban Decay
Rick Zero
 2006 Masters of Horror (TV Series)
Jake Feldman
- Pelts (2006) ... Jake Feldman (as Meat Loaf Aday)
 2006 Tenacious D in The Pick of Destiny
Bud Black (uncredited)
 2006 The Pleasure Drivers
Dale (as Meat Loaf Aday)
 2005 BloodRayne
Leonid (as Meat Loaf Aday)
 2005 Crazylove
John (as Meat Loaf Aday)
 2005 Chasing Ghosts
Richard Valbruno (as Michael Meat Loaf Aday)
 2005 Extreme Dating
Marshall Jackson
 2005 Memento of Flesh and Bones (Short)
Meat -Loaf
 2004 Fight Club (Video Game)
Bob (voice)
 2004 A Hole in One
Billy (as Meat Loaf Aday)
 2003 Learning Curves
Timmons (as Michael Lee Aday)
 2002 John Doe (TV Series)
Digger
- Unaired Pilot ... Digger
 2002 The Car Kid (Short)
 2002 Wishcraft
Detective Sparky Shaw (as Michael Aday)
 2002 The Salton Sea
Bo
 2001 Polish Spaghetti
Food Critic
 2001 Formula 51
The Lizard
 2001/I Focus
Fred (as Meat Loaf Aday)
 2001 Trapped (TV Movie)
Jim Hankins
 2001 Rustin
Coach Trellingsby
 2001 Italian Ties
Driver
 2001 The Ballad of Lucy Whipple (TV Movie)
Amos 'Rattlesnake Jake' Frogge (as Meat Loaf Aday)
 2000 From Spam to Sperm (TV Movie)
Host
 2000 Blacktop (TV Movie)
Jack (as Meat Loaf Aday)
 2000 The Outer Limits (TV Series)
Col. Angus Devine
- Gettysburg (2000) ... Col. Angus Devine (as Meatloaf)
 1999 Python Night: 30 Years of Monty Python (TV Movie documentary)
Host (Spam To Sperm segment)
 1999 Fight Club
Robert 'Bob' Paulsen (as Meat Loaf Aday)
 1999 Crazy in Alabama
Sheriff John Doggett (as Meat Loaf Aday)
 1998 Outside Ozona
Floyd Bibbs
 1998 South Park (TV Series)
Meat Loaf
- Chef Aid (1998) ... Meat Loaf (voice)
 1998 Everything That Rises (TV Movie)
Red
 1998 Black Dog
Red
 1998 The Mighty
Iggy
 1998 Gunshy
Lew Collins
 1997 Spice World
Dennis
 1997 Dead Man's Gun (TV Series)
Aaron Freemont
- Mail Order Bride (1997) ... Aaron Freemont
 1997 Nash Bridges (TV Series)
Charlie Pep
- Wild Card (1997) ... Charlie Pep
 1995 To Catch a Yeti (TV Movie)
Big Jake Grizzly
 1993 Psyched for Snuppa (TV Short)
Snuppa (voice, as Meatloaf)
 1992 Leap of Faith
Hoover
 1992 Tales from the Crypt (TV Series)
Chumley
- What's Cookin' (1992) ... Chumley
 1992 Lightning Force (TV Series)
Richard Talbot
- M.I.A.: Part 2 (1992) ... Richard Talbot
- M.I.A.: Part 1 (1992) ... Richard Talbot
 1992 Wayne's World
Tiny
 1991 Motorama
Vern
 1988 Monsters (TV Series)
Dr. Willard Wingite
- Where's the Rest of Me? (1988) ... Dr. Willard Wingite (as Meatloaf)
 1987 The Squeeze
Titus
 1986 Out of Bounds
Gil (as Meatloaf)
 1985 The Equalizer (TV Series)
Sugar Fly Simon
- Bump and Run (1985) ... Sugar Fly Simon
 1985 Rebellious Jukebox (TV Mini-Series)
Owner of The Rebellious Jukebox
- Episode #1.1 (1985) ... Owner of The Rebellious Jukebox
- Episode #1.2 ... Owner of The Rebellious Jukebox
 1985 Feel the Motion
Meat Loaf
 1980 Roadie
Travis W. Redfish
 1979 Scavenger Hunt
Scum
 1979 Americathon
Oklahoma Roy Budnitz
 1975 The Rocky Horror Picture Show
Eddie - Ex Delivery Boy (as Meatloaf)
 1962 State Fair
Boy in Stands (as Marvin Aday)
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Show Show Producer (4 credits)
Show Show Music department (2 credits)
Show Show Writer (1 credit)
Show Show Camera and Electrical Department (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks (4 credits)
Show Show Self (142 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (22 credits)

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Personal Details

Other Works:

Stage: Appeared in a production of "Rainbow". See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Biographical Movie | 2 Print Biographies | 1 Portrayal | 4 Interviews | 5 Articles | 2 Pictorials | 3 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Marvin Lee Aday | Marvin Aday | Meat Loaf Aday | Michael Lee Aday | Michael Meat Loaf Aday | Michael Aday | Meat Loaf and the Neverland Express | Meatloaf

Height:

6' (1.83 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

A lot of actors, they know the camera's there, and if somebody moves around or makes noise or whatever then they get all distracted, but I pretty much lock in. You can't distract me too much. See more »

Trivia:

Mentioned on the Celebrity Apprentice that he has suffered 18 concussions and a fractured skull over his lifetime. See more »

Trademark:

Carries a red hanky on stage

Star Sign:

Libra

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