Watch out for the full moon! Werewolves don’t have the glamorous reputation of vampires, but that hasn’t stopped Hollywood from making lots of movies and TV series about shape-shifting creatures.
One of the most famous lycanthropes on the big screen is Scott Howard, aka Teen Wolf. Michael J. Fox 1985 movie of the same name. The hit comedy spawned a sequel (teen wolf two), which later became the inspiration for the MTV drama series teen wolfreturned to screens as a film in January 2023, six years after the series finale.
in the meantime teen wolf was still in production, but Fox played a role in making him a movie star: Marty McFly back to the futureAt one point he was shooting both films at the same time. “He will leave the company teen wolf We set it at 4pm and drive down the street towards South Pasadena where they were filming. back to the future We shoot from 5pm to midnight and come back at 7am the next morning. ” teen wolf producer Scott Rosenfeld told Yahoo Entertainment in August 2020.
teen wolf finished before back to the future“We got on the Michael J. Fox wave,” Rosenfeld explained. “I think I did well, but back to the future open just before we push teen wolf to the studio number.
When MTV relaunched the iconic film as a TV series in 2011, Tyler Posey took on the role of the titular werewolf (named Scott McCall in the show).of truth or dare The actor said he never spoke to Fox teen wolfbut he once spoke Jason Batemanwho played Scott Howard’s cousin Todd Howard teen wolf two.
“I met him at my first Teen Choice Awards,” Posey told Yahoo Entertainment in 2018, referring to his appearance at the 2011 event. “I approached him and said, ‘Hey buddy, I’m a big fan. teen wolf, by the way. ‘ Then we had a little discussion about prosthetic makeup. “
of developmental arrest But when Posey exclaimed, the star was less than impressed.teen wolf two‘ at the award ceremony. “I’m sorry, Jason Bateman.” Jane the Virgin said the alum. “I love him. He’s a phenomenal director and I’m a huge fan of his.”
Keep scrolling to see actors who have played werewolves in movies and TV shows.