David Clennon (1943 - )
- The Thing (1982) [Palmer]: Killed (off-screen) and assimilated by the alien, assuming his appearance. His death is revealed when the alien (in David's form) changes after Kurt Russell tested David's blood, to show it was really David or the alien. Kurt then burns his assimilated body.
- Sweet Dreams (1985) [Randy Hughes]: Dies in a plane crash along with Jessica Lange, Frank Knapp Jr., and Charlie Walker.