Day 17 of my Horror Film Marathon
October 17, 2010
Damien: Omen II (1978)
The story continues... Damien, now 12 years old and in military school, begins to realize his powers and who he actually is. William Holden stars as his uncle and the owner of Thorn Industries, a powerful company that Damien one day will inherit. Jonathan Scott-Taylor does a fine job portraying the evil Damien in a pretty successful sequel.
1. Actor Jonathan Scott-Taylor has also played the role of Jesus in a stage production.
2. Allan Arbus, who plays the role of David Pasarian, was married to photographer Diane Arbus.
3. Lucas Donat, who plays Damien's cousin Mark, is the co-founder and CEO of an ad agency responsible for all of the eHarmony televeision commercials.