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Bruce A. Evans Biography (1946-)
Born September 19, 1946, in Long Beach, CA; son of George A. and Jane (maidenname, Wallace) Evans. Addresses: Agent: William Morris Agency, 151 ElCamino Dr., Beverly Hills, CA 90212.
- Writer, director, producer
- Birth Details
- September 19, 1946
- Long Beach, California, United States
- Associate producer, Starman (also known as John Carpenter's Starman), Columbia, 1984
- Producer (with Andrew Scheinman and Raynold Gideon), Stand by Me,Columbia, 1986
- Producer (with Gideon and David Blocker), Made in Heaven, Lorimar,1987
- Director, Kuffs (also known as Hero Wanted), Universal, 1992
- Producer, Assassins (also known as Day of Reckoning), Warner Bros., 1995
- Directed an episode of Switch, CBS.
- (With Raynold Gideon and Stuart Margolan) A Man, a Woman, and a Bank (based on a story by Gideon and Evans), [Canada], 1979, Blue Box, 1984
- (With Gideon) Starman (also known as John Carpenter's Starman), Columbia, 1984
- (With Gideon) Stand by Me (based on Stephen King's novella TheBody), Columbia, 1986
- (With Gideon) Made in Heaven, Lorimar, 1987
Kuffs (also known as Hero Wanted), Universal, 1992
Jungle 2 Jungle (also known as Un indien a New York), BuenaVista, 1997
- The film Cutthroat Island (also known as Corsari,
L'ileaux pirates, and Die Piratenbraut), released by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer in 1996, was based on a story by Evans. The television series Starman, broadcast by ABC in 1986, was based on the characters Evans created for the screenplay Starman.
Contemporary Authors, Volume 134, Gale, 1992
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