Biography

George Andrew Romero (February 4, 1940 - July 16, 2017) was an American-Canadian film director, screenwriter, and editor best known for his gruesome and satirical horror films about a hypothetical zombie apocalypse. He is nicknamed "Godfather of all Zombies."

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George Andrew Romero (February 4, 1940 - July 16, 2017) was an American-Canadian film director, screenwriter, and editor best known for his gruesome and satirical horror films about a hypothetical zombie apocalypse. He is nicknamed "Godfather of all Zombies."

Description above from the Wikipedia George A. Romero, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Personal Info

Known For Directing

Gender Male

Known Credits 62

Birthday 1940-02-04

Day of Death 2017-07-16

Place of Birth New York City, New York, USA

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Also Known As

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

Clapboard Jungle: Surviving the Independent Film Business
2015 Smoke and Mirrors: The Story of Tom Savini as Himself
2015 Chronicles Of The Living Dead as Himself
2014 Why Horror?
2014 Doc of the Dead
2013 Birth of the Living Dead as Himself
2013 A Fish Story as Nick's Dad
2011 Nightmare Factory as Himself
2011 The Walking Dead Girls as Himself
2010 A History of Horror(3 episodes)
2010 Under the Scares as Himself
2009 Nightmares in Red, White and Blue as Himself
2008 Starz Inside: Fantastic Flesh
2008 Dead On: The Life and Cinema of George A. Romero as Himself
2008 Dead Eyes Open as Scientist
2008 Zombiemania as Himself
2007 30 Even Scarier Movie Moments(2 episodes) as Himself
2007 Just Desserts: The Making of 'Creepshow' as Himself
2006 Midnight Movies: From the Margin to the Mainstream as Himself
2005 Make Your Own Damn Movie as Himself
2004 Tales from the Crypt: From Comic Books to Television as Himself
2004 The Dead Will Walk as Himself
2004 John Carpenter: The Man and His Movies as Himself
2003 The Many Days of Day of the Dead as Himself
2002 Icons(1 episode)
2000 The American Nightmare as Himself
2000 Dario Argento: An Eye for Horror as Himself
1997 David Cronenberg and the Cinema of the Extreme as Himself
1996 E! True Hollywood Story(1 episode)
1993 Zombie Jamboree as Himself
1991 The Silence of the Lambs as FBI Agent in Memphis (uncredited)
1987 Drive-In Madness as Himself
1986 Flight of the Spruce Goose as Gromero
1986 Scream Greats, Vol.1: Tom Savini, Master of Horror Effects as Himself
1985 Document of the Dead as Himself
1978 Dawn of the Dead as TV Director / Biker (uncredited)
1978 Martin as Father Howard
1968 Night of the Living Dead as Washington Reporter

Writing

2011 Another Night of the Living DeadWriter
2010 Survival of the DeadScreenplay
2008 Day of the DeadAuthor
2007 Diary of the DeadScreenplay
2007 Night Of The Living Dead 3DWriter
2005 Land of the DeadScreenplay
2004 Dawn of the DeadScreenplay
2000 BruiserWriter
1993 The Dark HalfScreenplay
1990 Night of the Living DeadScreenplay
1990 Tales from the Darkside: The MovieScreenplay
1990 Two Evil EyesScreenplay
1988 Monkey ShinesScreenplay
1987 Creepshow 2Screenplay
1985 Day of the DeadScreenplay
1984 Tales from the Darkside(3 episodes)Writer
1981 KnightridersWriter
1978 Dawn of the DeadScreenplay
1978 MartinWriter
1973 The CraziesScreenplay
1972 Season of the WitchWriter
1968 Night of the Living DeadScreenplay

Directing

2010 Survival of the DeadDirector
2007 Diary of the DeadDirector
2005 Land of the DeadDirector
2000 BruiserDirector
1993 The Dark HalfDirector
1990 Two Evil EyesDirector
1988 Monkey ShinesDirector
1985 Day of the DeadDirector
1982 CreepshowDirector
1981 KnightridersDirector
1978 Dawn of the DeadDirector
1978 MartinDirector
1974 O.J. Simpson: Juice on the LooseDirector
1973 The CraziesDirector
1972 Season of the WitchDirector
1971 There's Always VanillaDirector
1968 Night of the Living DeadDirector

Editing

1982 CreepshowEditor
1981 KnightridersEditor
1978 Dawn of the DeadEditor
1978 MartinEditor
1973 The CraziesEditor
1972 Season of the WitchEditor
1971 There's Always VanillaEditor
1968 Night of the Living DeadEditor

Production

2010 The CraziesExecutive Producer
2009 Deadtime StoriesExecutive Producer
1993 The Dark HalfExecutive Producer
1990 Night of the Living DeadExecutive Producer
1984 Tales from the Darkside(95 episodes)Producer

Camera

1972 Season of the WitchDirector of Photography
1971 There's Always VanillaDirector of Photography
1968 Night of the Living DeadDirector of Photography

Creator

1984 Tales from the DarksideCreator

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