Stephen Herek Overview

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Born: November 10, 1958

Born in San Antonio, Texas, Herek attended the local University of Texas where he studied film before moving to Los Angeles in the early '80s to work for Roger Corman Productions as a film editor. By the mid-'80s, he made his feature film directing debut with a script he also wrote, Critters. The "Gremlins" knockoff, which spawned two sequels was a good base for Herek showing what he could do with a low budget. The following year he released his second film, Bill and Ted's Excellent... See All

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