Date of Birth:
Sean S. Cunningham
31 December 1941
Sean S. Cunningham created 5 movies in the Horror, Mystery, Thriller, Crime, Music, Comedy, Romance, Drama, Action, Sci-Fi genres.
Sean S. Cunningham didn't achieve real success and got average imdb rating 4.9.
Adopted a daughter named Chelsea.
Directed the chase sequence in A Nightmare on Elm Street (1984).
Frequently uses music by Harry Manfredini.
Frequently casts Ronn Carroll.
Close friend of Wes Craven.
At the same time that Cunningham was putting together Friday the 13th (1980) he was also working on a kiddie sports movie called Here Come the Tigers (1978). Both he and the studio thought that the latter would be a major hit and that the former would be lucky to get green-lit. Friday the 13th turned out to be a box office hit but Here Come the Tigers was a box office flop.
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