John Waters (b. 22 April 1946 in Baltimore, Maryland ) is an American writer, stand up comedian and movie maker. He first became famous during the 1970s. He is the director of many movies. These include Hairspray, Serial Mom, Sixteen Candles and Pretty in Pink.
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