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 67

Birthday 1940-02-04

Day of Death 2017-07-16

Place of Birth New York City, New York, USA

Official Site -

Also Known As

  • George Romero

Directing TV ShowsMovies

2019 The Amusement Park Director
2010 Survival of the Dead Director
2007 Diary of the Dead Director
2005 Land of the Dead Director
2000 Bruiser Director
1993 The Dark Half Director
1990 Two Evil Eyes Director
1988 Monkey Shines Director
1985 Tales From The Darkside Director
1985 Day of the Dead Director
1982 Creepshow Director
1981 Knightriders Director
1978 Dawn of the Dead Director
1978 Martin Director
1974 O.J. Simpson: Juice on the Loose Director
1973 The Crazies Director
1972 Season of the Witch Director
1971 There's Always Vanilla Director
1968 Night of the Living Dead Director

Acting

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? as Himself
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 Fantastic Flesh: The Art of Make-Up EFX
2008 Dead On: The Life and Cinema of George A. Romero as Himself
2008 Dead Eyes Open as Scientist
2008 Zombiemania as Himself - Filmmaker
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 Digging Up the Dead: The Lost Films of George A. Romero 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 Masters of Horror as George A. ROMERO
2002 Icons (1 episode)
2000 The American Nightmare as Himself (as George Romero)
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 Dead Writer
2010 Survival of the Dead Screenplay
2008 Day of the Dead Author
2007 Diary of the Dead Screenplay
2007 Night of the Living Dead 3D Writer
2005 Land of the Dead Screenplay
2004 Dawn of the Dead Original Film Writer
2000 Bruiser Writer
1993 The Dark Half Screenplay
1990 Night of the Living Dead Screenplay
1990 Tales from the Darkside: The Movie Screenplay
1990 Two Evil Eyes Screenplay
1988 Monkey Shines Screenplay
1987 Creepshow 2 Screenplay
1985 Tales From The Darkside Writer
1985 Day of the Dead Screenplay
1984 Tales from the Darkside (3 episodes)Writer
1981 Knightriders Writer
1978 Dawn of the Dead Screenplay
1978 Martin Writer
1973 The Crazies Screenplay
1972 Season of the Witch Writer
1968 Night of the Living Dead Screenplay

Editing

1982 Creepshow Editor
1981 Knightriders Editor
1978 Dawn of the Dead Editor
1978 Martin Editor
1973 The Crazies Editor
1972 Season of the Witch Editor
1971 There's Always Vanilla Editor
1968 Night of the Living Dead Editor

Production

2010 The Crazies Executive Producer
2009 Deadtime Stories Executive Producer
1993 The Dark Half Executive Producer
1990 Night of the Living Dead Executive Producer
1984 Tales from the Darkside (91 episodes)Producer

Camera

1972 Season of the Witch Director of Photography
1971 There's Always Vanilla Director of Photography
1968 Night of the Living Dead Director of Photography

Crew

2020 Occurrence at Mills Creek Thanks

Creator

1984 Tales from the Darkside Creator

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