Rockne S. O'Bannon Biography (1955-)

Born January 12, 1955, in Los Angeles, CA; children: one son. Addresses: Agent: Creative Artists Agency, 9830 Wilshire Blvd., Beverly Hills, CA 90212-1825.

Gender
Male
Occupation
Writer, producer, director
Birth Details
January 12, 1955
Los Angeles, California

Famous Works

  • CREDITS
  • Television Work
  • Series
  • Story editor, The Twilight Zone, CBS, 1985-1986
  • Creator, Alien Nation, Fox, 1989
  • Executive producer, SeaQuest DSV (also known as SeaQuest 2032), NBC, 1993
  • Executive producer, Farscape, Sci-Fi Channel, 1999
  • Movies
  • Producer and director, Fear, Showtime, 1990
  • Director, Deadly Invasion: The Killer Bee Nightmare, Fox, 1995
  • WRITINGS
  • Screenplays
  • Alien Nation, Twentieth Century-Fox, 1988
  • Television Miniseries
  • Invasion (also known as Robin Cook's Invasion), NBC, 1997
  • Creature (also known as Peter Benchley's Creature), ABC, 1998
  • Television Movies
  • Fear, Showtime, 1990
  • SeaQuest DSV, NBC, 1993
  • Fatal Error (also known as Reaper), TBS, 1999
  • Television Series
  • SeaQuest DSV, NBC, beginning 1993.
  • Television Episodes
  • "Premiere," Farscape, Sci-Fi Channel, 1999
  • Author of "Bone to Be Wild" and "Family Ties," both episodes of Farscape, Sci-Fi Channel, and "Life on Death Row," an episode of Amazing Stories, NBC; writer of eight episodes for The Twilight Zone, CBS.

Further Reference

ADAPTATIONS

  • Several television movies were based on characters created by O'Bannon, including Alien Nation: Dark Horizon, Fox, 1994; Alien Nation: Bodyand Soul, Fox, 1995; Alien Nation: Millennium, Fox, 1996; AlienNation: The Enemy Within, Fox, 1996; and Alien Nation: The Udara Legacy, Fox, 1997.
OTHER SOURCES
    Books
    • Simpson, Paul, and David Hughes, Farscape: The Illustrated Companion, Titan Books, 2000
    Periodicals
    • Cinescape, March, 2000
    • Space, March 7, 2000
    • Starlog, July, 1994

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