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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)
- The Spirit Box (2009)
- Chance (2009)
- Skin and Bones (2008)
- Community (2008)
  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)
- The Black Cat (2007)
 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)
  She-Wolf of London (TV Series) (19 episodes, 1990 - 1991) (written by - 1 episode, 1990)
- Eclipse (1991)
- Mystical Pizza (1991)
- Heart Attack (1991)
- Habeas Corpses (1991)
  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)
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Trivia:

After leaving Avco Embassy, Garris became much in demand to shoot behind-the-scenes footage on various films, and was hired for, among others, Videodrome (1983), Gremlins (1984) and Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom (1984). See more »

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

Star Sign:

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