S. S. Wilson
Steven Seth Wilson

Occupation(s)Screenwriter, producer, director, author

Steven Seth Wilson is an American science fiction screenwriter, and is probably best known for writing (and occasionally directing), with writing partner Brent Maddock, the Tremors film and television series. Wilson is a founding partner of Stampede Entertainment.[1]


Feature films

Year Title Director Writer Producer Other Credit Notes
1986 Short Circuit No Yes No No
1987 Batteries Not Included No Yes No No
1988 Short Circuit 2 No Yes No No
The Land Before Time No No No Yes Story consultant
1990 Tremors No Yes Yes Yes Second unit director
Ghost Dad No Yes No No
1993 Heart and Souls No Yes No No
1996 Tremors 2: Aftershocks Yes Yes No Yes Voice cameo as "War Documentary Narrator" Direct-to-video
1999 Wild Wild West No Yes No No
2001 Tremors 3: Back to Perfection No Story Executive Yes Second unit director Direct-to-video
2004 Tremors 4: The Legend Begins Yes Story Executive No Direct-to-video

Short films

Year Title Director Writer Animator
1975 Recorded Live Yes Yes Yes
1980 Deer in the Works No Yes No
The Reference Section No Yes No
1982 The Adventures of Curious George No No Yes
1985 Frog and Toad Are Friends No No Additional

TV series

Year Title Writer Executive Producer Developer
1985 M.A.S.K. Yes No No
2003 Tremors Yes Yes Yes



  1. ^ "S. S. Wilson". Movies & TV Dept. The New York Times. Baseline & All Movie Guide. 2012. Archived from the original on November 5, 2012.