The Quiz: How does this top horror film director spell his name?
M. Night Shyamalan
M. Knight Shamalen
M. Night Shamalyan
Mr. Knight Shymaleen
Manoj Nelliyattu “M. Night” Shyamalan is a celebrated filmmaker and screenwriter, known for his supernatural plots and surprising twists. Some of his best-known films include “The Sixth Sense” (1999), “Unbreakable” (2000), and “Signs” (2002). Shyamalan was born in India and eventually moved to the United States to begin his film career. In interviews, Shyamalan explained that his real first name, “Manoj,” was fairly common in India, but after moving, people would call him by the wrong name, so he abbreviated it as “M.” The Shyamalan surname is an uncommon name of Indian origin.
The correct answer to this quiz is M. Night Shyamalan.