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Carpenter, John Howard

Born: 1948 AD
Currently alive, at 73 years of age.
Nationality: American
Categories: Actors, Screenwriter

1948 – He was born on the 16th of January inCarthage, New York, USA.

         – John Carpenter was educated at Western Kentucky university.

1962 – He began making short films.

1970 – He won an academy award for Best Live-Action Short Subject, for The Resurrection of Broncho Billy.

         – Carpenter formed a band called The Coupe de Villes, he has had numerous roles in the film industry including writer, actor, composer, producer, and director.

1974 – He made The Resurrection of Broncho Billy and started work on Dark Star.

         – He was also in a band called the Coupe de Villes while he attended USC, which included future directors Tommy Lee Wallace and Nick Castle.