• Welcome MSTies!

    Hi. Welcome to Deep Ape, home to gratuitous amounts of Mystery Science Theater 3000-related news and nonsense! Click the "Entries RSS" feed link above to keep up-to-date on all the latest MST3K, Rifftrax, and Cinematic Titanic news, as well as other assorted shenanigans.

  • Staff


    Matt Sanderson
    Big Boss Man | contact
  • Housekeeping

    Deep Ape is not officially connected to Best Brains, Rifftrax, or Cinematic Titanic and is 100% independent. The views expressed here are obnoxious, probably wrong, and they in no way represent the views of the aforementioned. Amen.

    If you have a claim on any audio or video posted on this blog, contact me and it will be removed. Also, if you have any tips, corrections, relevant information, or cash gifts, I encourage you to drop me a line.


    Creative Commons License

R.I.P. Bart Fargo

Some sad news in the MST3K extended universe: actor Gordon Scott has passed away, due to complications from heart surgery. MSTies know Gordon as the infamous superspy Bart Fargo, from episode 620, Danger!! Death Ray. Scott first made a name for himself as Tarzan in six films, starting in the ’50s. After that, he starred in a number of “sword and sandal” epics, often as characters that MSTies will be familiar with – Hercules and Maciste (“My Cheesesteak”).

Sympathies go out to his loved ones. Death Ray is available here. Watch it in his memory, and just try saying “Bart Fargo” five times fast.

[LA Times obituary]

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: