Film & television actor Bruce Campbell grew up in Royal Oak, Michigan.
He met filmmaker Sam Raimi at West Maple Junior High School (Inkster rd & Maple rd, Bloomfield Hills, MI), then both attended Groves High School (Beverly Hills, MI) where they shot home movies together.
Bruce left for Western Michigan University and Sam went to Michigan State University.
They reunited in 1978 to film Within The Woods. This film was a prequel to one they shot a few years later called The Evil Dead (1981).
The Evil Dead has its world premiere at the beautiful Redford Theatre (Lahser and Grand River Ave, Detroit) on October 15, 1981.
After that, they made the phenomenal horror movie Evil Dead 2: Dead By Dawn (1987) and the rest is history.
Come see him live and check out:
STORIES FROM HIS LIFE AND CAREER
LIVE Q & A
SCREENING OF HIS CLASSIC FILM: EVIL DEAD 2
What: Bruce Campbell
When: Thursday, September 26, 2019
Where: Royal Oak Music Theatre (318 W. 4th St, Royal Oak, MI)
When: 7:00 p.m.
Cost: $35.00 and up
Army of Darkness screening at Detroit’s Redford Theatre on October 18