David Harvard Lawrence XVII is an American television and film actor, voice talent, network radio host, Internet entrepreneur, podcaster, demo producer, teacher and author, best known for his role as The Puppetmaster on NBC's sci-fi series Heroes. He was also the host of the daily The David Lawrence Show and weekend Online Tonight, both nationally syndicated radio talk shows that revolved around pop culture and the high-tech lifestyle.The "XVII" in his name was a way for Lawrence to distinguish himself from previous David Lawrences already registered with SAG. At the time, he was the 17th David Lawrence listed on IMDb, and appended the number to his name upon his own registry.
Movies & TV shows
The El Duce Tapes
The Mentors gained infamy for performing in black executioner hoods and spewing cartoonishly racist, homophobic and misogynistic lyrics in the 1980s and ‘90s, but was their use of shock meant to confr...
Leap of Faith: William Friedkin on The Exorcist
The last film of Alexandre O is a cinematic essay about The Exorcist. Philippe explores the depths of William Friedkin's mind's eye, the nuances of his filmmaking process, and the mysteries of faith a...