On this day in horror…
1970, M. Night Shyamalan is born. Indian-born director of such films as The Sixth Sense, The Village and Signs and a whole bunch of nothing great since. Directed The Happening. That says it all. Scary wind. WHAT A TWIST!
1973, Vera Farmiga is born. Best known for her roles in The Departed and Source Code, Farmiga can also be seen in Orphan and in Insidious director James Wan’s upcoming film, The Warren Files, as real-life paranormal investigator Lorraine Warren.
1976, Melissa George is born. Though she became known to us all as Angel in Aussie soap Home and Away, George has gone on to appear in several horror films including 30 Days Of Night, The Amityville Horror, Triangle, Paradise Lost and Julian Gilbey’s excellent A Lonely Place To Die.