Director Wes Craven died Sunday afternoon in Los Angeles. Craven was 76 and passed away after battling brain cancer.
We first sampled to his horror style with 1972’s “Last House On The Left.” In the early 80s, Craven introduced us to Freddy Kruger (and a very young Johnny Depp) with the N”Nightmare on Elm Street” franchise. Ohter credits to his name include “The Hills Have Eyes” and “Scream”
Craven is survived by his wife, producer Iya Labunka; older sister, Carol Buhrow; son and daughter Jonathan and Jessica Craven and their families; and his stepdaughter, Nina Tarnawksy.