On this day in horror…
1961 sees the birth of Japanese producer, writer and director Hideo Nakata. His contribution to the genre comes from his work on Ring, Ring 2, Dark Water, Kaidan and more!
1982. Jared Padalecki is born. Undoubtedly best known for his turn as Sam Winchester in popular US TV series Supernatural, Padalecki has additionally featured in horror films such as House of Wax, Cry_Wolf and the 2009 remake of Friday the 13th.
1996 marks the US theatrical release of Peter Jackson’s The Frighteners.