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Mick Garris


Born in Santa Monica, California, on December 4, 1951, Mick Garris grew up with his mother in the San Fernando Valley neighborhood of Van Nuys from age 12, following his parents' divorce. Garris was making his own 8mm home movies around that time, and when he got older be became a freelance critic for a number of film and music celebrities. He ... See full bio »

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  Fear Itself (TV Series) (10 episodes, 2008 - 2009) (written by - 1 episode, 2008)
- Echoes (2009) ... (creator)
- The Spirit Box (2009) ... (creator)
- Chance (2009) ... (creator)
- Skin and Bones (2008) ... (creator)
- Community (2008) ... (creator)
  Masters of Horror (TV Series) (20 episodes, 2005 - 2007) (teleplay - 3 episodes, 2005 - 2006) (written by - 1 episode, 2006) (short story - 1 episode, 2005)
- Dream Cruise (2007) ... (creator)
- The Washingtonians (2007) ... (creator)
- The Black Cat (2007) ... (creator)
- We All Scream for Ice Cream (2007) ... (creator)
- The Screwfly Solution (2006) ... (creator)
 2004 Riding the Bullet (screenplay)
 2000 The Others (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Don't Dream It's Over (2000) ... (writer)
 1998 Host (TV Movie) (teleplay)
 1997 Quicksilver Highway (TV Movie) (teleplay)
 1997/I Ghosts (Short) (screenplay) / (story)
 1993 Hocus Pocus (screenplay) / (story)
  She-Wolf of London (TV Series) (19 episodes, 1990 - 1991) (written by - 1 episode, 1990)
- Eclipse (1991) ... (creator)
- Mystical Pizza (1991) ... (creator)
- Heart Attack (1991) ... (creator)
- Bride of the Wolfman (1991) ... (creator)
- Habeas Corpses (1991) ... (creator)
 1989 The Fly II (screenplay) / (story)
 1988 Critters 2 (written by)
 1987 *batteries not included (story)
  Amazing Stories (TV Series) (teleplay - 7 episodes, 1985 - 1987) (story - 2 episodes, 1986) (writer - 1 episode, 1987)
- Without Diana (1987) ... (writer)
- Such Interesting Neighbors (1987) ... (teleplay)
- Go to the Head of the Class (1986) ... (story) / (teleplay)
- Life on Death Row (1986) ... (story)
- The Greibble (1986) ... (teleplay)
 1986 Fuzzbucket (TV Movie)
 1982 Coming Soon (Video documentary)
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Show Show Self (31 credits)

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Novel: "Development Hell" See more »

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Works frequently with Stephen King in developing the bestselling author's books into television versions. Garris sits in the director's chair while King delivers the script of his choice. See more »

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Casts his wife Cynthia Garris in all his films See more »

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