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John Carl Buechler Bio

John Carl Buechler Bio, Wiki, Age, Married, Net Worth, Twitter, Instagram, Known Facts

John Carl Buechler Bio

John Carl Buechler (pronounced Beekler; June 18, 1952 – March 17, 2019) was an American director, actor, and special effects and makeup artist. He was born in Belleville, Illinois, and was probably best known for directing Friday the 13th Part VII: The New Blood and his special effects in From Beyond.

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John Carl Buechler Quick Wiki/Bio

Born 18 June 1952
Belleville, Illinois, United States
Died March 17, 2019 (aged 66)
Other names Allen Actor
Occupation Film director, make-up artist, screenwriter
Years active 1978–2019

 

John Carl Buechler Biography

In 2019, he was diagnosed with Stage IV prostate cancer and his wife set up a GoFundMe page to help pay for medical expenses. He died on March 17, 2019.

John Carl Buechler Filmography

John Carl Buechler Director

  • The Dungeonmaster (1984)
  • Troll (1986)
  • Cellar Dweller (1988)
  • Friday the 13th Part VII: The New Blood (1988)
  • Ghoulies III: Ghoulies Go to College (1991)
  • Watchers Reborn (1998)
  • A Light in the Forest (2002)
  • Deep Freeze (2002)
  • Curse of the Forty-Niner (2002)
  • Grandpa’s Place (2004)
  • Saurian (2006)
  • The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (2006)
  • The Eden Formula (2006)
  • Dark Star Hollow (2011)

John Carl Buechler Producer

  • Deep Freeze (2002)

John Carl Buechler Writer

  • The Dungeonmaster (1984)
  • Troll (1986) (uncredited)
  • Demonwarp (1988) (story)
  • A Light in the Forest (2002)
  • Saurian (2006)
  • The Eden Formula (2006)
  • The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (2006)

John Carl Buechler Actor

  • Hatchet (2006) (Jack Cracker)
  • Hatchet II (2010) (Jack Cracker)

John Carl Cause of Death

Special effects master John Carl Buechler has lost his battle with cancer, according to various sources on social media. He was 66.

Buechler is best known for his work on films such as Re-Animator, A Nightmare on Elm Street 4: The Dream Master, Halloween 4: The Return of Michael Myers, Ghoulies, and From Beyond, not to mention being the director of Friday the 13th Part VII: The New Blood, which introduced fans to Kane Hodder’s Jason Voorhees.

He was an integral part of Charles Band’s Empire Pictures having both directed and provided the effects for Troll, The Dungeonmaster (segment “Demons of the Dead”), and Cellar Dweller. He also proved the effects work for Trancers, TerrorVision, and the aforementioned Re-Animator. He would also reteam with Kane Hodder on Adam Green’s first Hatchet film.

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Jese Bal born Nov 9, 1982, is a novelist and poet. He has published novels, volumes of poetry, short stories, and drawings. His works are distinguished by the use of a spare style and have been compared to those of Jorge Luis Borges and Italo Calvino.
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