Wes Craven


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  • Birth Name: Wesley Earl Craven
  • Birth Place: Cleveland, OH
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 08/02/1939, Leo
  • Profession: Director; producer; screenwriter; author
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MTV Green-Lights Pilot for Scream Adaptation, Renews Snooki & JWOWW

Ghostface may be coming to TV!

MTV has given the green light to a pilot based on the Scream films, which will reinvent the horror comedy franchise. The potential series would be slated for a 2014 debut, with original director Wes Craven set to helm the pilot.

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VIDEO: Scared to Death

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Length: 42:53
Aired: 3/18/2013

Castle and Beckett tackle one of their creepiest cases yet when a woman appears to have been scared to death by a "haunted" DVD; Castle fears for his life after he accidentally watches the video. watch

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Length: 43:00
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Year Title Description
2011 Scream 4 Movie, Producer
2011 Scream 4 Movie, Director
2010 My Soul To Take Movie, Producer
2010 My Soul To Take Movie, Writer
2010 My Soul To Take Movie, Director

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Castle First Look: Rick's Haunted! Who Does He Call for Help?

On Monday's Castle (10/9c, ABC) our titular mystery writer believes he's being haunted. So, who's he going to call for help? (Hint: It's not the Ghostbusters.)

When Castle (Nathan Fillion) and Beckett (Stana Katic) investigate a string of strange deaths, Castle accidentally watches the "haunted DVD" that he believes might be causing their victims to croak. Cue a full-on panic attack by Castle, who believes he's marked for death.

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In the exclusive first look at the episode below, Castle gets so scared that he actually calls on a fellow storyteller for help... read more

Scream 4 Recruits Adam Brody, Marley Shelton and Erik Knudsen

Adam Brody, Marley Shelton and Erik Knudsen have joined the cast of Scream 4, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

The trio joins original cast members Neve Campbell, Courteney Cox and David Arquette, and fellow newbies Emma Roberts, Hayden Panettiere, Rory Culkin and Nico Tortorella.

Hayden Panettiere, Emma Roberts join Scream 4

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Hayden Panettiere, Emma Roberts Join Scream 4 Cast

Hayden Panettiere and Emma Roberts have signed on for the fourth installment of Scream, Variety reports.

The 20-year-old Heroes star and Julia Roberts'19-year-old niece will... read more

Short Cuts: Trace, Trek and More!

Without a Trace's Poppy Montgomery and boyfriend Adam Kaufman are expecting their first child in November, says People.... Star Trek franchise alums George Takei, Wil Wheaton and Andre Bormanis are teaming with FanLib.com and CBS Interactive to host a "storytelling event" starting today. Go here for more.... On the Lot welcomes Wes Craven as a guest judge next Tuesday — fitting, seeing as the ratings have been a nightmare.... All HBO and Cinemax channels will be made available in hi-def by 2Q 2008. That includes HBO Swahili and MaxMitovich. read more

This Friday the 13th, Wes Craven Reveals His Nightmares

Horrors! 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. Whatever you do, don't fall asleep. TV Guide: Your first flick, The Last House on the Left, scarred me for life. And now you're redoing it?!Wes Craven: [Laughs] Yes, we are. It's time to scar a whole new generation. TV Guide: And your son is directing the sequel to [2006's] read more

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