He has made a name for himself playing various creatures and on-screen villains in films like Predators and 2009's Friday the 13th remake. Yes, we're talking about Derek Mears, the amiable, funny, rock wall of an actor (and comedian) who is getting more recognition these days for his non-"under total make-up" roles (The Aggression Scale).
In Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters, he plays "Edward" the troll - a role which required him to shoulder a monstrous creature suit. That's right, no CGI here. Edward is all practical. And to talk about his latest turn, Shock recently interviewed Mears about the film and the upcoming Hatchet III.