Fred Dekker

Producer, Writer, Director

Producer, Writer, Director


Writer/director Fred Dekker was born on April 9, 1959 in San Francisco, California. An avid comic book fan, monster movie buff, and film nerd from an early age, Dekker was rejected by both USC and UCLA film schools. He wound up attending UCLA as an English major instead. His fellow UCLA classmates included future screenwriters Shane Black (who ...
Birth date
1959-04-09
Awards
3 wins.

Known For


The Monster Squad
The Monster Squad
Writer (1987)
Night of the Creeps
Night of the Creeps
Writer (1986)
RoboCop 3
RoboCop 3
Writer (1993)
The Predator
The Predator
Writer (2018)
 

Activities


RoleTitleYear
ProducerEdge
(TV Movie) (executive producer)
2015
ProducerStar Trek: Enterprise
(TV Series) (consulting producer - 21 episodes) - Shockwave, Part I (2002) ... (consulting producer) - Two Days and Two Nights (2002) ... (consulting producer) - Fallen Hero (2002) ... (consulting producer) - Desert Crossing (2002) ... (consulting producer) - Vox Sola (2002) ... (consulting producer) Show all 21 episodes
2001-2002
ProducerThe Yellow Sign
(associate producer)
2001
ProducerBlind Run
(Short) (producer)
1976
RoleTitleYear
WriterThe Predator
(written by)
2018
WriterEdge
(TV Movie)
2015
WriterStar Trek: Enterprise
(TV Series) (story by - 2 episodes, 2001 - 2002) (teleplay by - 2 episodes, 2001 - 2002) (written by - 1 episode, 2002) - Vox Sola (2002) ... (story by) / (teleplay by) - Sleeping Dogs (2002) ... (written by) - The Andorian Incident (2001) ... (story by) / (teleplay by)
WriterRoboCop 3
(screenplay)
1993
WriterTales from the Crypt
(TV Series) (screenplay - 4 episodes, 1989 - 1992) (written for the screen by - 1 episode, 1990) - Split Personality (1992) ... (screenplay) - Lower Berth (1990) ... (screenplay) - The Thing from the Grave (1990) ... (written for the screen by) - Only Sin Deep (1989) ... (screenplay) - And All Through the House (1989) ... (screenplay)
WriterRicochet
(story)
1991
WriterIf Looks Could Kill
(story by)
1991
WriterThe Monster Squad
(written by)
1987
WriterHouse II: The Second Story
(inspired by an original story by)
1987
WriterNight of the Creeps
(written by)
1986
WriterHouse
(story)
1985
WriterGodzilla 1985
(story Godzilla: King of the Monsters 3D)
1985
WriterGojira
(story - uncredited)
1984
WriterBlind Run, Part 2
(Short) (original story material - uncredited)
1978
WriterBlind Run
(Short) (writer)
1976
RoleTitleYear
DirectorDent
(Short)
2020
DirectorRoboCop 31993
DirectorTales from the Crypt
(TV Series) (1 episode) - The Thing from the Grave (1990)
1990
DirectorThe Monster Squad1987
DirectorNight of the Creeps1986
DirectorBlind Run
(Short)
1976
RoleTitleYear
ActorNightmare in Blood
Little Boy in Ape Mask at Convention (uncredited)
1977
RoleTitleYear
CinematographerBlind Run
(Short) (cinematography)
1976
RoleTitleYear
EditorBlind Run
(Short) (edited by)
1976
RoleTitleYear
ThanksMonster Squad Forever!
(Video documentary) (acknowledgment: photos)
2007
ThanksA.W.O.L
(Short) (thanks)
2006
RoleTitleYear
SelfRoboDoc: The Creation of RoboCop
(Documentary) (post-production) Self
SelfBest Movies Never Made Podcast
(TV Series) - Godzilla: King of the Monsters in 3-D (2019)
2019
SelfThe Predator: A Touch of Black
(Video documentary short)
2018
SelfThe Predator: The Takedown Team
(Video documentary short)
2018
SelfThe Predator Evolution
(Video documentary short)
2018
SelfThe Rundown
(TV Series) Self - Red Carpet Special (2018) ... Self
2018
SelfWolfman's Got Nards
(Documentary)
2018
SelfDelta City Shuffle: The Making of 'RoboCop 3'
(Video documentary short) Self
2017
SelfDing Dong, You're Dead! The Making of House
(Video documentary) Self
2017
SelfIt's Getting Weirder! The Making of 'House II'
(Video documentary) Self
2017
SelfOut of Print
(Documentary) Self
2014/I
SelfThat $#!% Will Rot Your Brain: How the Monster Kids Transformed Popular Culture
(Documentary) Self
2014
SelfThat Guy Dick Miller
(Documentary) Self
2014
SelfThrill Me!: The Making of Night of the Creeps
(Video documentary) Self
2009
SelfMonster Squad Forever!
(Video documentary) Self
2007