Corona, California, United States
Michael Parks (born Harry Samuel Parks; April 4, 1938) is an American actor and singer. He has appeared in over 50 films and has made frequent television appearances, but is probably best known for his work in recent years with filmmakers such as Quentin Tarantino, Robert Rodriguez, and Kevin Smith. Early life: Parks was born in Corona, California, the son of a truck driver father. He drifted from job to job during his teenage years, including picking fruit, digging ditches, driving trucks, and fighting forest fires. He was married at the age of 15.