Lance James Henriksen
Lance Henriksen at the Long Beach Comic Expo 2015 (2015)
Name Lance James Henriksen
Date of Birth March 5, 1940
Age 78
Origin New York, New York, United States
Nationality American
Years Active 1961-present
Occupation(s) Actor
Character(s) John Milton

Lance James Henriksen is a well-known American character actor. He portrayed John Milton in Scream 3.


He was born on May 5, 1940 in New York City. Lance Henriksen gained international recognition by starring in The Terminator as Detective Hal Vukovich. He later appeared in Aliens as the friendly android Bishop, Alien 3 and Alien vs. Predator. He joined Bill Paxton to have a character to be murdered by a Xenomorph, Predator and a Terminator. 

He is considered a "Scream king" because he has appeared in too many horror movies to name, including Aliens, Pumpkinhead and its sequels as Ed Harley, Abominable, The Mangler 2 and Hellraiser: Hellworld. He has also appeared in films such as Dog Day Afternoon, Close Encounters of the Third Kind, Damien: Omen II, Piranha II: The Spawning, Color of Night, Hard Target, Powder, When a Stranger Calls, Sasquatch, Sasquatch Mountain and Tarzan.