John Hughes

Writer · Producer · Actor
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John Wilden Hughes Jr. was an American filmmaker. Beginning as an author of humorous essays and stories for National Lampoon, he went on to write, produce and sometimes direct some of the most successful live-action comedy films of the 1980s and 1990s such as National Lampoon's Vacation (1983) and its sequels National Lampoon's European Vacation... read more

John Wilden Hughes Jr. was an American filmmaker. Beginning as an author of humorous essays and stories for National Lampoon, he went on to write, produce and sometimes direct some of the most successful live-action comedy films of the 1980s and 1990s such as National Lampoon's Vacation (1983) and its sequels National Lampoon's European Vacation (1985) and National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation (1989), Mr. Mom (1983), Sixteen Candles (1984), Weird Science (1985), The Breakfast Club (1985), Ferris Bueller's Day Off (1986), Pretty in Pink (1986), Some Kind of Wonderful (1987), Planes, Trains and Automobiles (1987), She's Having a Baby (1988), Uncle Buck (1989), Dutch (1991), Dennis the Menace (1993), Baby's Day Out (1994), the Beethoven franchise and Home Alone (1990) and its sequels Home Alone 2: Lost in New York (1992) and Home Alone 3 (1997).

Birth Name

John Wilden Hughes Jr.

Born

Saturday, 18 February 1950

Died

Thursday, 06 August 2009

Actor Filmography

The Movies That Made Us Self - Writer 2019
The Movies Self (archive footage) 2019
Drunk Stoned Brilliant Dead: The Story Of The National Lampoon Writer (archive footage) 2015
Celebrity Page Self 2013
Army Wives Morgan Doss 2007
The Insider Himself (archive footage) 2004
Gilmore Girls Doose #1 2000
The Fifth Element Head of Military 1997
E! True Hollywood Story Himself 1996
Ferris Bueller's Day Off Guy Running Between Cabs 1986
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Actor Filmography

The Movies That Made Us Self - Writer 2019
The Movies Self (archive footage) 2019
Drunk Stoned Brilliant Dead: The Story Of The National Lampoon Writer (archive footage) 2015
Celebrity Page Self 2013
Army Wives Morgan Doss 2007
The Insider Himself (archive footage) 2004
Gilmore Girls Doose #1 2000
The Fifth Element Head of Military 1997
E! True Hollywood Story Himself 1996
Ferris Bueller's Day Off Guy Running Between Cabs 1986
The Breakfast Club Brian's Father 1985
1984 Man in White Coat 1984
The Cleopatras 1983
Entertainment Tonight Himself 1981
That Sinking Feeling Vic 1980
Elizabeth R Fenelon 1971

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