Biography

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Daniel Thomas "Dan" O'Bannon (September 30, 1946 – December 17, 2009) was an American motion picture screenwriter, director and occasional actor, usually in the science fiction and horror genres.

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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Daniel Thomas "Dan" O'Bannon (September 30, 1946 – December 17, 2009) was an American motion picture screenwriter, director and occasional actor, usually in the science fiction and horror genres.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Dan O'Bannon, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Personal Info

Known For Writing

Gender Male

Known Credits 29

Birthday 1946-09-30

Day of Death 2009-12-17

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Writing TV ShowsMovies

2019 Alien: Ore Characters
2019 Alien: Alone Writer
2017 Alien: Covenant Characters
2014 Shock Value: The Movie—How Dan O’Bannon and Some USC Outsiders Helped Invent Modern Horror Writer
2012 Total Recall Screenstory
2012 Prometheus Characters
2007 Aliens vs Predator: Requiem Characters
2004 AVP: Alien vs. Predator Screenplay
1997 Alien Resurrection Characters
1997 Bleeders Writer
1995 Screamers Screenplay
1992 Alien³ Characters
1990 Total Recall Screenplay
1986 Aliens Characters
1986 Invaders from Mars Screenplay
1985 Lifeforce Screenplay
1985 The Return of the Living Dead Screenplay
1984 Blue Thunder (1 episode)Writer
1983 Blue Thunder Writer
1981 Dead & Buried Screenplay
1979 Alien Story Screenplay
1974 Dark Star Screenplay

Acting

2011 More Brains! A Return to the Living Dead as Himself
2010 Let There Be Light: The Odyssey of Dark Star as Himself (Archival Footage)
2007 Vision of a Future Passed: The Prophecy of 2001
2007 Moebius Redux: A Life in Pictures as Himself
2003 The Beast Within: Making 'Alien' as Himself
1986 Fangoria's Weekend of Horrors as Himself
1974 Dark Star as Sgt. Pinback alias Bill Fruge

Directing

2014 Shock Value: The Movie—How Dan O’Bannon and Some USC Outsiders Helped Invent Modern Horror Director
1991 The Resurrected Director
1985 The Return of the Living Dead Director

Editing

1974 Dark Star Editor

Crew

1974 Dark Star Special Effects

Art

1974 Dark Star Production Design

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