Ricou Browning (born February 16, 1930) is an American director, actor, producer, screenwriter, underwater cinematographer and stuntman. He is best known for his underwater stunt work, playing the Gill-man in Creature from the Black Lagoon, Revenge of the Creature and The Creature Walks Among Us. He is the last surviving original actor to play any of the Universal Classic Monsters. Browning also co-created Flipper.
|Born||February 16, 1930|
|Occupation||Film director, actor, producer, screenwriter, underwater cinematographer, stuntman|
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