What actor or actress in a riffed movie had the best career after that role?

I mean, there’s also Daran Norris, better known as the voice of Cosmo from Fairly OddParents, who had the misfortune of debuting in Hobgoblins of all movies…

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Especially with his wacky prank calls on celebrities!

Also also, welcome to the forums, glad to have ya here!

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That’s a great one. My uncle bumped into him in Grand Central Station. He confirmed that it was actually him, then said “I loved you in that old film, Teenage Caveman.” He groaned good-naturedly in reply.

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I’m glad Mr. Vaughn was a good sport about it!

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My great uncle was a good friend of Robert Vaughn and said he was a nice guy.

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Remembered one that’s been mentioned before in other threads: Tim Van Patten went from Master Ninja to an Emmy-winning director for Boardwalk Empire, Game Of Thrones, The Sopranos and many other HBO shows. Currently executive produces Perry Mason for HBO too.

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If you count Rifftrax stuff, we now have to add Michelle Yeoh, who has just got an Oscar nomination.

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I mean- if you count Rifftrax stuff, you can add Humphrey Bogart, Arnold Schwarzenegger, and Keanu Reeves, among others.

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