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Wes Craven (1939–2015)

Writer | Producer | Director
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KNOWN FOR 
A Nightmare on Elm Street (1984) | Scream (1996) | New Nightmare (1994)
AWARDS 
10 wins & 6 nominations More »
AKA 
Abe Snake
BORN 
Aug 2, 1939 (died Aug 30, 2015)
HEIGHT 
6' 2" (1.88m)

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Projects in Development (1 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Past Film & Video (89 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (23 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for VedroVedro (TV Series) Inspirational Thanks ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016 1
  • Primary photo for SvengoolieSvengoolie (TV Series) Dedicatee ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015 1
  • Primary photo for Scream: The TV SeriesScream: The TV Series (TV Series) Executive Producer ( 10 episodes, 2015 ) , In Memory Of ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015 10
    • Revelations (Sep 1, 2015) Executive Producer, In Memory Of  Less
    • The Dance (Aug 25, 2015) Executive Producer  Less
    • Ghosts (Aug 18, 2015) Executive Producer  Less
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  • Primary photo for CastleCastle (TV Series) Wes Craven ( 1 episode, 2013 )  Less 2013 1
  • Primary photo for Assorted Nightmares: JanitorAssorted Nightmares: Janitor (TV Series) Special Thanks ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2008 1
  • Primary photo for They Shoot Divas, Don't They?They Shoot Divas, Don't They? (TV Movie) Executive Producer  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Stark Raving MadStark Raving Mad (TV Series) Terrance Sterling ( 1 episode, 2000 )  Less 2000 1
    • The Pigeon (Jul 13, 2000) Terrance Sterling  Less
  • Primary photo for The DirectorsThe Directors (TV Series) Acknowledgment (stills and clips provided by) ( 1 episode, 1999 ) , Himself ( 1 episode, 1999 )  Less 1999 1
    • The Films of Wes Craven (1999) Himself, Acknowledgment (stills and clips provided by)  Less
  • Primary photo for Don't Look DownDon't Look Down (TV Movie) Executive Producer  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for HollyweirdHollyweird (TV Movie) Executive Producer  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for Shadow Zone: The Undead ExpressShadow Zone: The Undead Express (TV Movie) Counsellor  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for Body BagsBody Bags (TV Movie) Pasty Faced Man (segment "The Gas Station")  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for Laurel CanyonLaurel Canyon (TV Movie) Executive Producer  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for Nightmare CafeNightmare Cafe (TV Series) Writer (creator) ( 6 episodes, 1992 ) , Executive Producer ( 6 episodes, 1992 ) , Lyrics ("Rollercoaster Of Love") ( 1 episode, 1992 ) , Director ( 1 episode, 1992 )  Less 1992 6
    • Aliens Ate My Lunch (Apr 3, 1992) Director, Executive Producer, Writer (creator) (written by)  Less
    • Sanctuary for a Child (Mar 27, 1992) Executive Producer, Writer (creator)  Less
    • The Heart of the Mystery (Mar 20, 1992) Executive Producer, Writer (creator)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Night VisionsNight Visions (TV Movie) Director, Executive Producer, Writer  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for Freddy's NightmaresFreddy's Nightmares (TV Series) Writer (character) ( 44 episodes, 1988–1990 )  Less 1988–1990 44
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  • Primary photo for The People Next DoorThe People Next Door (TV Series) Executive Producer ( 5 episodes, 1989 ) , Writer (story) ( 1 episode, 1989 )  Less 1989 5
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  • Primary photo for The Twilight ZoneThe Twilight Zone (TV Series) Director ( 5 episodes, 1985–1986 ) , Caged Man #1 (segment "Children's Zoo") ( 1 episode, 1985 )  Less 1985–1986 6
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  • Primary photo for DisneylandDisneyland (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 1986 )  Less 1986 1
  • Primary photo for ChillerChiller (TV Movie) Director  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for Invitation to HellInvitation to Hell (TV Movie) Director  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for Kent StateKent State (TV Movie) Producer  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for Summer of FearSummer of Fear (TV Movie) Director  Less 1978
Self (91 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Archive Footage (7 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Unknown MoviesUnknown Movies (TV Mini-series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2017 )  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for Entertainment TonightEntertainment Tonight (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016
    • Episode #36.85 (Dec 19, 2016) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for The 88th Annual Academy AwardsThe 88th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) Himself - Memorial Tribute (archive footage)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for The 67th Primetime Emmy AwardsThe 67th Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Himself - In Memoriam (archive footage)  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Cinemassacre's Monster MadnessCinemassacre's Monster Madness (TV Series) Newsreader / Wes Craven ( 2 episodes, 2011–2013 )  Less 2011–2013
    • Diary of the Dead (Oct 29, 2013) Newsreader (archive footage)  Less
    • New Nightmare (Oct 22, 2011) Wes Craven (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for E! True Hollywood StoryE! True Hollywood Story (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2007 )  Less 2007
    • Drew Barrymore (Nov 28, 2007) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for 20 to 120 to 1 (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006
Other (1 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE

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