Mumbai: Hollywood actor-director John Landis visited the Whistling Woods International (WWI) Campus on 4 December to address the students.
John David Landis is an American film actor, director, writer and producer. He is mostly known for his influential comedies and his music videos with Michael Jackson; Landis has also done many horror projects.
John Landis began his career in the mail room of 20th Century-Fox. A high-school dropout, 18-year-old Landis made his way to Yugoslavia to work as a production assistant on Kelly’s Heroes (1970). Remaining in Europe, Landis found work as an actor, extra and stuntman in many of the Spanish/Italian ‘spaghetti’ westerns. Returning to the US, he made his feature debut as a writer-director at age 21 with Schlock (1973), an affectionate tribute to monster movies.