Writer | Producer | Director
Freddy Krueger's appearance (especially the dirty clothes and hat) was inspired by a hobo who Craven saw staring at him through his window one day when he was age 10.
[on the film business] It's a strange business, because once you finish a film, there's this deafening silence and you say, "I'm not working," and the phone doesn't ring. You utterly panic. It's harrowing. Everything is so short-term, so dependent ...
Often featured actor Matthew Lillard in his films, even if uncredited
Wesley Earl Craven
Cleveland, Ohio, USA
Los Angeles, California, USA
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