Biography

Kevin Meade Williamson (born March 14, 1965) is an American screenwriter, filmmaker, and actor, best known as the creator of the TV series Dawson's Creek (1998–2003), The Vampire Diaries (2009–present), The Following (2013–2015) and Stalker (2014–2015). He is also widely known for developing and writing the screenplay for the slasher film Scream, as well as its sequels Scream 2 and Scream 4. He also wrote the screenplay for the films I Know What You Did Last Summer, The Faculty, Teaching Mrs. Tingle (which he also directed), and Cursed.

Kevin Meade Williamson (born March 14, 1965) is an American screenwriter, filmmaker, and actor, best known as the creator of the TV series Dawson's Creek (1998–2003), The Vampire Diaries (2009–present), The Following (2013–2015) and Stalker (2014–2015). He is also widely known for developing and writing the screenplay for the slasher film Scream, as well as its sequels Scream 2 and Scream 4. He also wrote the screenplay for the films I Know What You Did Last Summer, The Faculty, Teaching Mrs. Tingle (which he also directed), and Cursed.

Personal Info

Known For Writing

Gender Male

Known Credits 26

Birthday 1965-03-14

Place of Birth New Bern, North Carolina

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Also Known As

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Writing TV ShowsMovies

Scream 5 Characters
2018 Tell Me a Story (3 episodes)Writer
2017 Time After Time (1 episode)Writer
2015 Scream: The TV Series (1 episode)Story
2015 Stalker (1 episode)Writer
2013 The Following (7 episodes)Writer (1 episode)Story (1 episode)Teleplay
2012 Scream: Generations Characters
2011 The Secret Circle (1 episode)Writer
2011 Scream 4 Screenplay Characters Writer
2009 The Vampire Diaries (1 episode)Teleplay (7 episodes)Writer
2007 Hidden Palms (2 episodes)Writer
2005 Cursed Screenplay
2002 Glory Days (2 episodes)Writer
2000 Scream 3 Characters
1999 Wasteland (2 episodes)Writer
1999 Teaching Mrs. Tingle Screenplay
1998 The Faculty Screenplay
1998 Dawson's Creek (6 episodes)Writer
1997 Scream 2 Screenplay Characters
1997 I Know What You Did Last Summer Screenplay
1996 Scream Screenplay

Production

The Georgetown Project Producer
2018 Tell Me a Story (10 episodes)Executive Producer
2015 Stalker (20 episodes)Executive Producer
2013 The Following (45 episodes)Executive Producer
2011 The Secret Circle (22 episodes)Producer
2011 Scream 4 Producer
2009 The Vampire Diaries (171 episodes)Executive Producer
2007 Hidden Palms (8 episodes)Producer
2005 Venom Producer
2005 Cursed Producer
2002 Glory Days (11 episodes)Producer
2000 Scream 3 Producer
1998 Halloween H20: 20 Years Later Co-Executive Producer
1998 Dawson's Creek (128 episodes)Producer
1997 Scream 2 Executive Producer

Creator

2018 Tell Me a Story Creator
2017 Time After Time Creator
2015 Stalker Creator
2013 The Following Creator
2009 The Vampire Diaries Creator
2007 Hidden Palms Creator
2002 Glory Days Creator
1999 Wasteland Creator
1998 Dawson's Creek Creator

Acting

2013 The Following (2 episodes) as Himself
2002 I Do Believe as Self
2000 Behind the 'Scream' as Himself
1997 Scream 2 as Cotton's Interviewer

Crew

2018 Tell Me a Story (1 episode)Creator

Directing

1999 Teaching Mrs. Tingle Director

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