EDMONDS, Don Cult Film Director, Don Edmonds, dies at 73, of liver cancer complications, in North Hollywood, CA. Don, 73, was a longtime resident of California and a paratrooper for the 82nd Airborne. Edmonds movie career began as a goofy sidekick in Gidget Goes Hawaiian and Beach Ball. Edmonds achieved his enduring cult exploitation cinema popularity by directing the infamous Ilsa, She Wolf of the SS. He followed with the sequel, Ilsa, Harem Keeper of the Oil Sheiks. Edmonds went on to direct Bare Knuckles, Terror on Tour, Tomcat Angels and the pilot of the TV Series Silk Stalkings. As producer, co-producer and executive producer, Edmonds was involved in greenlighting and production of Short Circuit, 8 Million Ways to Die and The Clan of the Cave Bear, Larceny, Fast Money and True Romance.
Born: 1937, Kansas City, Missouri, U.S.A.
Died: 5/30/2009, North Hollywood, California, U.S.A.
Don Edmonds’ western – screenwriter:
Saddle Tramp Women - 1972