Is Wes Craven his real name?

Is Wes Craven his real name?

Wesley Earl Craven
Wes Craven/Full name

Wes Craven, in full Wesley Earl Craven, (born August 2, 1939, Cleveland, Ohio, U.S.—died August 30, 2015, Los Angeles, California), American director and screenwriter who was known for his horror films, several of which are classics of the genre.

What did Wes Craven act in?

Wes Craven
Alma mater Wheaton College Johns Hopkins University
Occupation Film director screenwriter producer actor editor
Years active 1968–2015
Known for A Nightmare on Elm Street Scream The People Under the Stairs The Hills Have Eyes The Last House on the Left Red Eye

Is Friday the 13th Wes Craven?

It’s Friday the 13th and Nightmare on Elm Street auteur Wes Craven, is a big part of the bloody-good documentary Going to Pieces: The Rise and Fall of the Slasher Film, premiering tonight, Friday, Oct. 13, at 9 pm/ET, on STARZ.

Did Wes Craven do all Nightmare on Elm Street?

The film was released on November 9, 1984, and grossed $57 million worldwide….

A Nightmare on Elm Street
Directed by Wes Craven
Written by Wes Craven
Produced by Robert Shaye
Starring John Saxon Ronee Blakley Heather Langenkamp Amanda Wyss Nick Corri Johnny Depp Robert Englund

Did Wes Craven play Freddy Krueger?

The character was created by Craven and was consistently portrayed by Robert Englund in the original film series as well as in the television spin-off….

Freddy Krueger
A Nightmare on Elm Street character
Robert Englund as Freddy Krueger
First appearance A Nightmare on Elm Street (1984)
Created by Wes Craven

How old was Wes Craven when he died?

76 years (1939–2015)
Wes Craven/Age at death

Why is scream a 18?

Scream nearly earned an NC-17 for violence. Despite the dialogue’s flirtation with self-awareness and satire, the gore here is brutal and intense. Though the thrilling pace and steady jolts keep young audiences watching, we can’t recommend Scream for adolescents and teens.

Is Elm Street Real?

1428 Elm Street, also known as [the] Elm Street House, is a fictional residential house and street address in Springwood, Ohio, and is an important location in the A Nightmare on Elm Street franchise, where it has been the home of Nancy Thompson and her mother, later Jesse Walsh and his family, and finally Lori …