J esse M erlin
Elric in Beyond the Gates
LA Film Festival (Nightfall Jury Prize), Fright Fest (UK), Sitges (Spain), Fantasy Filmfest (Germany), Bruce Campbell's Horror Film Fest (Chicago), Calgary IFF, Brooklyn Horror Fest, Popcorn Frights (Miami), Knoxville Horror Film Fest
F.A.N.G in Street Fighter V
Dr. Hill in Re-Animator: The Musical
2011-15: Smith Center (NV), Steve Allen Theater,
Edinburgh Fringe, NYMF, Hayworth
FDR: American Badass!
Merlin pictured above as WEREWOLF HITLER.
Helen Keller Vs Nightwolves
As Peter Tom Donald, as William Keller:
Ghastly highlight... the spindly, sonorous Jesse Merlin
shines as a lecherous medical school professor. Catherine Rampell, New York Times
Jesse Merlin as Dr. Carl Hill, the headless antagonist, devours any scene he's in.
William Moore, London Evening Standard
Jesse Merlin as President Dodgeson is just a ring-tailed wonder: Stephen Colbert with Ray Bolger's limbs and Alfred Drake's baritone.
Robert Verini, Variety Magazine Comic highlight... executed with dazzling precision... Merlin - like a magician doing close-up work - offered a wonderfully transparent tour de force.
Joshua Kosman, San Francisco Chronicle