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Wes Craven (1939–2015)

Writer | Producer | Director

Wes Craven has become synonymous with genre bending and innovative horror, challenging audiences with his bold vision.

Wesley Earl Craven was born in Cleveland, Ohio, to Caroline (Miller) and Paul ... read full biography
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Aug 2, 1939 (died Aug 30, 2015) | 6' 2" (1.88m)
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The People Under the Stairs
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Unknown Movies (2017)
(TV Mini-series) - Himself (1 episode, 2017) Himself (1 episode, 2017)   See fewer
Un Vampire à Brooklyn (Jan 6, 2017) Season 3, Episode 3 - Himself (archive footage) Himself (archive footage)   See fewer
Entertainment Tonight (2016)
(TV Series) - Himself (1 episode, 2016) Himself (1 episode, 2016)   See fewer
Episode #36.85 (Dec 19, 2016) Season 36, Episode 85 - Himself (archive footage) Himself (archive footage)   See fewer
The Oscars (2016)
(TV Special) - Himself - In Memoriam (archive footage) Himself - In Memoriam (archive footage)   See fewer
The 67th Primetime Emmy Awards (2015)
(TV Special) - Himself - In Memoriam (archive footage) Himself - In Memoriam (archive footage)   See fewer
Cinemassacre's Monster Madness (2011–2013)
(TV Series) - Newsreader / Wes Craven (2 episodes, 2011) Newsreader / Wes Craven (2 episodes, 2011)   See fewer
Diary of the Dead (Oct 29, 2013) Season 7, Episode 29 - Newsreader (archive footage) Newsreader (archive footage)   See fewer
New Nightmare (Oct 22, 2011) Season 5, Episode 22 - Wes Craven (archive footage) Wes Craven (archive footage)   See fewer
E! True Hollywood Story (2007)
(TV Series) - Himself (1 episode, 2007) Himself (1 episode, 2007)   See fewer
Drew Barrymore (Nov 28, 2007) Season 9, Episode 2 - Himself (archive footage) Himself (archive footage)   See fewer
20 to 1 (2006)
(TV Series) - Himself (1 episode, 2006) Himself (1 episode, 2006)   See fewer
Memorable Movie Characters (Nov 14, 2006) Season 3, Episode 11 - Himself (archive footage) Himself (archive footage)   See fewer
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A Nightmare on Elm Street (1989)
(Video Game) - Writer (character) Writer (character)   See fewer
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