Sean S. Cunningham

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Sean S. Cunningham
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Cunningham in 2014
Born Sean Sexton Cunningham
(1941-12-31) December 31, 1941 (age 73)
Occupation Film director, writer, producer
Years active 1970–present

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. Of the 12 films in the series, the ones that had Sean's involvement were the original, Jason Goes to Hell: The Final Friday, Jason X, Freddy vs. Jason and the series' Reboot. He has also produced many horror films, such as the House series and Wes Craven's debut feature, The Last House on the Left.





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