Wes Craven, R.I.P. – Cause of Death, Date of Death, Age and Birthday

The Director Wes Craven passed away at age 76; this age of death has to be considered respectable. What was the cause of death? Below is all you want to know regarding the death of Wes Craven and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Director who introduced the world to the terrifying Freddy Krueger in the Nightmare on Elm Street series and redefined the horror genre with his semi-satirical horror/comedy Scream films. He also directed the horror films The Hills Have Eyes, The Last House on the Left, Red Eye, and Wes Craven’s New Nightmare.

He was married to Bonnie Broecker from 1964 to 1969 and Mimi Craven from 1982 to 1987. He married his third wife, Iya Labunka, in 2004. He had two children, Jonathan and Jessica.

How did Wes Craven die?

Wes Craven's death was caused by Brain Tumours.

Information about the death of Wes Craven
Cause of deathBrain Tumours
Age of death76 years
ProfessionDirector
BirthdayAugust 2, 1939
Death dateAugust 30, 2015
Place of deathLos Angeles, California, United States
Place of burialLambert's Cove Cemetery West Tisbury, Dukes County, Massachusetts, USA

Quotes by Wes Craven

Last House’ offended a lot of people. The results in the theaters, even in Boston, reminded me a bit of things from when I was studying Theater of the Absurd, and the rise and the appearance of Ionesco plays, and things like that.

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You just find the best actors that you can. There’s an inherent drama within the framework of scares and killings and all that. In ‘Scream,’ there is very real drama that would be in almost any drama.

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Everybody is afraid of the unknown. Everybody is afraid of the people that they’ve done terrible things to!

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A lot of life is dealing with your curse, dealing with the cards you were given that aren’t so nice. Does it make you into a monster, or can you temper it in some way, or accept it and go in some other direction?

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You don’t enter the theater and pay your money to be afraid. You enter the theater and pay your money to have the fears that are already in you when you go into a theater dealt with and put into a narrative.

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