Date of Birth:
2 August 1939
Wes Craven played in 5 and created 23 movies in the Sci-Fi, Horror, Comedy, Thriller, Music, Drama, Documentary, History, Mystery, Romance, Fantasy, Crime, Music genres.
Wes Craven got succeed with average imdb rating 6.
Papa of Jonathan Craven and Jessica Craven.
Lives in Los Angeles. Has a production company with his professional confederate Marianne Maddalena, called Craven/Maddalena Films.
"The" Elm Street is located in Potsdam, NY (a small hamlet just south of the Canadian border). Craven was a Humanities Professor at Clarkson College, also in Potsdam.
Rumoured to have named his onscreen horror creation Freddy Kruger for a boy who against to torment him in high school.
In 1976 he acted in "Tales That Will Tear Your Humanity Out," a project being made under the supervision of friend Roy Frumkes, who was teaching at a state university at that often. Gruffly after the filming, the unprotected roots was mistakingly re-exposed close to another student, so both days' shooting were extinct.
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