NAME: Wesley Earl Craven
BORN: August 2, 1939
Paul Craven and Caroline (Miller) Craven
born...Cleveland, Ohio (Cuyahoga County)
graduated, Wheaton College, B.A., 1963
graduated, Johns Hopkins, M.A., 1964
Craven wrote and directed the horror classic, Nightmare on Elm Street (1984). He is also the creator of the highly popular Scream trilogy.