Biography

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Sean Sexton Cunningham (born December 31, 1941, in New York City) is an American film director, producer, and writer. He is best known for creating the Friday the 13th series of horror films, which introduced the fictional killer Jason Voorhees. He also produced many horror films, such as Wes Craven's debut feature and House film series.

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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Sean Sexton Cunningham (born December 31, 1941, in New York City) is an American film director, producer, and writer. He is best known for creating the Friday the 13th series of horror films, which introduced the fictional killer Jason Voorhees. He also produced many horror films, such as Wes Craven's debut feature and House film series.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Sean S. Cunningham, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia

Personal Info

Known For Production

Gender Male

Known Credits 38

Birthday 1941-12-31

Place of Birth New York City, New York, USA

Official Site -

Also Known As

  • Sean Cunningham

Production TV ShowsMovies

2009 The Last House on the Left Producer
2009 Friday the 13th Producer
2009 His Name Was Jason: 30 Years of Friday the 13th Executive Producer
2003 Freddy vs. Jason Producer
2001 Jason X Executive Producer
1993 Jason Goes to Hell: The Final Friday Producer
1992 House IV Producer
1989 DeepStar Six Producer
1987 House II: The Second Story Producer
1986 House Producer
1985 The New Kids Producer
1983 Spring Break Producer
1980 Friday the 13th Producer
1972 The Last House on the Left Producer

Acting

2019 In Search of Darkness as Himself
2017 To Hell and Back: The Kane Hodder Story as Himself
2013 Crystal Lake Memories: The Complete History of Friday the 13th as Himself
2010 Never Sleep Again: The Elm Street Legacy as Himself
2009 His Name Was Jason: 30 Years of Friday the 13th as Himself
2008 Surviving Sid as Glyptodon Boy (voice)
2006 Going to Pieces: The Rise and Fall of the Slasher Film as Himself
2006 Hitchcocked! as Himself
2004 100 Scariest Movie Moments (5 episodes) as Himself
2004 Secrets Galore Behind the Gore as Himself
2004 The Friday the 13th Chronicles as Himself
2003 Return to Crystal Lake: Making Friday the 13th as Himself
2003 Celluloid Crime of the Century as Himself
2002 It's Only a Movie: The Making of 'Last House on the Left' as Himself
2002 The Many Lives of Jason Voorhees as Himself
1999 Welcome to Primetime as Himself

Directing

2006 Trapped Ashes Director
2002 Terminal Invasion Director
2001 XCU: Extreme Close Up Director
1989 DeepStar Six Director
1985 The New Kids Director
1983 Spring Break Director
1982 A Stranger Is Watching Director
1980 Friday the 13th Director
1978 Here Come the Tigers Director
1978 Manny's Orphans Director
1971 Together Director

Writing

1985 Friday the 13th: A New Beginning Characters
1971 Together Writer

Crew

1989 A Taste of Hemlock Presenter

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