As the Centre's Mr. Raines, Richard Marcus plays one of The Pretender's most sinister and enigmatic characters. But Marcys did not begin his career as an actor. His first brush with big screen came as associate producer for Parasita, starring Demi Moore. His first film role followed in 1983 in The Begin, followed by Enemy Mine and parts in films such as Deadly Friend and Cannibal Campout. Prior to joining The Pretender cast, Marcus was best known for his role of Nestor in Tremors. Also look for him in the video game Dune 2000, as voice of Ordos Mentat.