NYR2711 Posted August 31, 2015 Share Posted August 31, 2015 Wes Craven, the famed maestro of horror known for the Nightmare on Elm Street and Scream franchises, died Sunday after a battle with brain cancer. He was 76. Craven, whose iconic Freddy Krueger character horrified viewers for years, died at his home in Los Angeles, his family announced. Survivors include his wife, producer and former Disney Studios vice president Iya Labunka. http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/news/wes-craven-horror-maestro-dies-818806 -- RIP Wes Craven, a true genius in horror. My favirite horror mkvies are A Nightmare on Elm Street. His family said he died from brain cancer. This is a huge loss for the horror genre. Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
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