Craig Gustafson

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Gender MALE
Industry Arts
Occupation Writer, Actor
Location Lombard, Illinois, United States
Introduction Craig is a writer/actor/director from the Chicagoland area. He is currently playing Charlie in "The Foreigner" at the Metropolis Performing Arts Centre in Arlington Heights, IL. Go here for info: http://www.metropolisarts.com/index.php/fuseaction/show.details/showid/101/the-foreigner
Interests Theater. Writing. Sex. Orange sherbet. Not all simultaneously.
Favorite Movies The Strawberry Blonde, Mrs. Barrington, Chimes at Midnight, MASH, The Tall Guy, Waiting for Guffman, Diplomaniacs, Sons of the Desert, Who's Minding the Mint?, The Adventures of Robin Hood, The Mark of Zorro, Roxie Hart, Angels with Dirty Faces, Animal Crackers, Yankee Doodle Dandy, Abbott & Costello Meet Frankenstein, Bride of Frankenstein, Bad Santa, The Bank Dick, Bimbo's Initiation, Blazing Saddles, Casablanca, Chicago, Cockeyed Cavaliers, Cinderella (1977 X-Rated Musical), The Cooler, Cops, The Dark Knight, Dead Again, Dogma, Double Whoopee, Dr. Strangelove, Duck Soup, Evil Roy Slade, The Fatal Glass of Beer, A Fish Called Wanda, Freaks, Frankenstein, He Who Gets Slapped, The Great Race, Hamlet (1964 Richard Burton), Head, Helpmates, Henry V (1989), The Hoosegow, Horse Feathers, Monkey Business, The In-Laws, Bedazzled, International House, It's a Gift, Li'l Abner, Life of Brian, Little Murders, Little Shop of Horrors (1960), The Magic Christian, The Maltese Falcon, All Through the Night, Man on the Flying Trapeze, Men in Black (1934), Miracle on 34th Street, Monty Python and the Holy Grail, The Music Man, My Favorite Year, My Man Godfrey, Odor in the Court, Of Mice and Men, One Week, Party Doll-a-Go-Go, The Party, The Playhouse, The Princess Bride, Prizzi's Honor, Punch Drunks, The Producers, Reefer Madness (2005 Musical), The Ruling Class, S.O.B., The Scarecrow of Romney Marsh, Serial Mom, Sex Trek: The Next Penetration, Shakes the Clown, Sherlock Jr, A Shot in the Dark, Singin' in the Rain, Skidoo, Start the Revolution Without Me, The Sting, Victor/Victoria, Wag the Dog, Way Out West, The Wizard of Oz, Woman Haters, You Nazty Spy!, Young Frankenstein, The Cat's-Paw), Death to Smoochy, The First Nudie Musical, The Freshman, A Mighty Wind, Million Dollar Legs, Much Ado About Nothing, Pandemonium, Robin and the 7 Hoods, State and Main, Bombshell, Clue, Cold Turkey, Creature from the Black Lagoon, The Wolf Man, The Godfather, The Lost Skeleton of Cadavra.
Favorite Books Shakespeare, Damon Runyon, Kurt Vonnegut, Jr., all Nero Wolfe books by Rex Stout, Hunter S. Thompson, "Catch-22", anything by Robert Benchley, Perry Mason books written previous to 1957, Sinclair Lewis, Dashiell Hammett novels & short stories, "Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas", Ambrose Bierce, Anthony Boucher, B. Traven, Bram Stoker, Carl Jacobi, Carlo Collodi, Charles Beaumont, Charles Dickens, Charles G. Finney, Clarence Budington Kelland, Dave Barry, David H. Keller, M.D., Douglas Adams, E. L. Doctorow, Earl Derr Biggers, Edgar Allan Poe, Erle Stanley Gardner, Franz Kafka, Fyodor Dostoevsky, George MacDonald Fraser, H.G. Wells, H.L. Mencken, Harlan Ellison, Harry Harrison, Herman Wouk, Hunter S. Thompson, Ian Fleming, J.D. Salinger, J.K. Rowling, Jack Douglas, James Thurber, John Collier, John Kennedy Toole, John Steinbeck, Johnston McCulley, Jonathan Swift, Joseph Heller, Ken Kesey, L. Frank Baum, Lewis Carroll, Mac Hyman, Mario Puzo, Mark Twain, Max Shulman, Maxwell Grant, Miguel de Cervantes, Mike Royko, Nicholas Meyer, Patrick Dennis, Ray Bradbury, Ray Russell, Richard Condon, Richard Hooker, Roald Dahl, Robert Graves, Russell Thorndike, Sax Rohmer, Simon Brett, Sinclair Lewis, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Spider Robinson, Thomas Heggan, Thorne Smith, Tobias Smollett, Victor Hugo, Voltaire, Washington Irving, William Goldman, Woody Allen