- Name: Penelope Spheeris
- Born: 12/02/1945 (75 years old)
- Occupation: Film director, film producer, screenwriter
Penelope Spheeris (born December 2, 1945 or 1946; sources differ) is an American film director, producer and screenwriter. She has directed both documentary film and scripted films. Her best known works include the trilogy titled The Decline of Western Civilization, each covering an aspect of Los Angeles underground culture, and Wayne’s World, her highest-grossing film.
Birth Place: New Orleans, Louisiana, U.S.