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Home > Auction #204 > "ROLAND" SHOCK THEATRE PHILA. TV PROMO PICTURE.

Auction Icon "ROLAND" SHOCK THEATRE PHILA. TV PROMO PICTURE.

Bidding has ended for this item.
Winning Bid: $107.52 (includes 15% Buyer's Premium)
Bids: 2
Bidding Ended: November 10, 2011 at 12:00 PM EST
Auction: Auction #204 - Part II
Item numbers 1447 through 3204 in auction 204.

Item Description

Promo photo for character in long black undertakerís coat portrayed by John Zacherle on WCAU-TV Channel 10 as host of "Shock Theater" from Oct. 7, 1957 to Sep. 13, 1958. Dick Clark supposedly gave Zacherle the nickname "The Cool Ghoul." In 1958, Zacherle cut "Dinner With Drac" for Cameo Records and moved to NYC television where his shows included the 1960s Chiller Theatre in New York on WPIX. This b/w photo has a great image of Zacherle in his crypt and preprinted signed as "Whatever You Are! Roland". Exc. Scarce. (G - $100 to $200)

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