Our friends at Project iRadio https://www.facebook.com/ProjectiRadio were gracious enough to share their treasure trove of interviews with us as we hung out with them at last weekends Walker Stalker Con. For those of you not familiar with Jay, he’s both a writer and director. He has several Walking Dead stories to his credit along with his own novels. http://www.jaybonansinga.com/ Enjoy the interview.
As promised, here’s another exclusive Walker Stalker interview. Sitting down at a round table styled interview, Dead, Buried, and Back!’s Ashley Rigby asked Michael about his “Driving Dead” Illinois PSA’s.
The recent Atlanta Walker Stalker Con shattered previous attendance records. They’ve had 4 prior conventions to date, but here are the official number of attendees for the 3 days. Friday 7,000, Saturday 15,000, and Sunday 8,000. If you’re keeping a running total that’s 30,000! I spoke with Michael, the head of pr for The Walker Stalker Con, and he was elated.
Aside from the fun we had meeting the celebrities,vendors, and fans we also had the privilege of conducting some great interviews. Here’s the first. Our friends with Project iRadio did this interview with Eric Nordhoff and James Frazier, the con founders.Enjoy and check back with us daily as we bring you more exclusive Atlanta Walker Stalker Interviews.
Now here’s a remake I’ll put on my “see” list because Eli Roth is attached to the project. The new Cabin Fever will use the script from Roth’s original film and stars Gage Golightly, Dustin Ingram, Samuel Davis, Matthew Daddario, and Nadine Crocker. The movie is being directed by Travis Zariwny and starts shooting in Portland, Ore., this week according to EW.
The original, low budget Cabin Fever grossed $21 million domestically.After that , cabin fever had 3 sequels. 2009’s Cabin Fever 2: Spring Fever,and a prequel, Cabin Fever: Patient Zero in 2014.
FEAR CLINIC, the latest excursion into unrelenting terror from acclaimed makeup effects wizard and writer/director Robert G. Hall (Lightning Bug, Laid to Rest, ChromeSkull: Laid To Rest II), will have its world premiere screening at the prestigious Screamfest Film Festival on Wednesday, October 22nd at the historic TCL Chinese 6 Theatres in the heart of Hollywood.When trauma-induced phobias begin to re-emerge in five survivors a year after their horrifying tragedy, they return to the “Fear Clinic,” hoping to find the answers they need to get cured.
Dr. Andover (Robert Englund), a fear doctor who runs the clinic, uses his Fear Chamber to animate their fears in the form of terrifying hallucinations. However, the good doctor soon begins to suspect that something more sinister may be at work, something that yearns to be more than just an hallucination.
FEAR CLINIC will be released by Anchor Bay Entertainment in early 2015.
In addition to the first public screening of the highly anticipated shocker starring horror icon Robert “Freddy Krueger” Englund, Fiona Dourif, Thomas Dekker and featuring the acting debut of Stone Sour and Slipknot lead vocalist Corey Taylor, Screamfest will be holding a Q&A immediately after the screening with several cast and crew members in attendance including Taylor, co-star Felisha Terrell and award-winning FX creators Robert Kurtzman and Steve Johnson.
Syfy just released a press release stating that the 3rd installment of Sharknado will take place on the “Feast Coast”(Washington DC to Orlando) No cast has been announced but the release date is set for next summer. Cant wait till the folks at Syfy figure out that the oil rigs in the Gulf Coast would make great Sharknado targets.
The award winning web-series Horror Hotel,continues to grow in popularity.Today we’re excited to announce that Horror Hotel has just been added to DirectTV. From the press release:
Horror Hotel creator Ricky Hess announces that the Horror Hotel series filmed in Atlanta will be coming to DirectTV starting in November.
“We are pleased to announce that the Horror Hotel episodes will be going to broadcast in rotation with other short films on Direct TV channel 568 beginning in November. The first episode to premiere on November 8th will be 1st season episode “Tilt” starring Marie Barker, Johnny Harvill and Ronny Mathew. Also appearing are Nathan DeRussy and Tanner Gould. The other 1st season episodes will follow on later dates” says Ricky.
This adds to the growing number of platforms Horror Hotel is distributed on including Hulu, MSN videos, AT&T U-verse, xfinity, YouTube and more coming soon.
“We just couldn’t be happier to give our 100+ cast and crew members even more exposure for their talent and skills. We congratulate each and every one of them and will try to post whenever we can the episodes that will be airing.”
Visit the website at www.horrorhotelwebseries.com
On the next Vampire Diaries. FLASHBACKS TO A TUMULTUOUS TIME IN DAMON’S LIFE – When Damon (Ian Somerhalder) and Bonnie (Kat Graham) realize that uncovering a time in Damon’s past may provide clues to finding their way home, Damon is forced to relive one of the worst days of his life. After an awkward run-in with Jo (guest star Jodi Lyn O’Keefe) at the hospital, Alaric (Matt Davis) steps in to help Jeremy (Steven R. McQueen) get his life together and cope with the loss of Bonnie. Elsewhere, Stefan (Paul Wesley) attempts to show Elena (Nina Dobrev) what it’s like to start over and create a new identity, while an unsuspecting Matt (Zach Roerig) finds himself in a disturbing situation when Tripp (guest star Colin Ferguson) lets him in on a dark secret. Lastly, Stefan, who is desperate to regain some normalcy in his life, is stunned when an unexpected visitor shows up. Michael Malarkey also stars. Kellie Cyrus directed the episode written by Melinda Hsu Taylor & Neil Reynolds.
On next week’s episode of Supernatural.JENSEN ACKLES RETURNS TO THE HELM AS DIRECTOR — Sam (Jared Padalecki) continues his efforts to save Dean (Jensen Ackles) from the Mark of Cain. Crowley (Mark Sheppard) realizes Dean’s demonic antics are starting to cause problems for him in Hell so he searches out an unlikely ally – Castiel (Misha Collins). Jensen Ackles directed the episode written by Brad Buckner & Eugenie Ross-Leming
For months we’ve had the pleasure of promoting the Atlanta Walker Stalker Con. Today, we went down to The Americas Mart bldg. 2 and set up our vendor table. Now the countdown begins! In a little less than 24 hours the convention will open it’s doors to thousands of con goers. This year the celebrities are divided on 2 floors, and on the third floor hundreds of chairs have been set up for the panels. And that’s just the tip of the iceberg! IronE Singleton will be hosting his show “Blindsided by The Walking Dead” Friday night at 8pm and Emily Kinney is in concert Saturday night at 9pm. everywhere you look the convention arena is already charged with positive energy,anticipation and excitement.
If you’re attending the con, make sure to pick up your survival guide so you can map everything out. And as they say in cheesy commercials..But wait! There’s more! Saturday night at the Westin Peachtree ballroom is The Zombie Bash after party! Hosted by Imaginary Events, this is truly a don’t miss event! With special guest performers(no,not Walking Dead)high energy music, and shows that will amaze you, you’ll want to make sure you arrive early to avoid the lines.
Yes, you know this celebrity zombie! It’s Stan The Zombie. Stan will be making a Fri/Sat. appearance ONLY, so come by our table for a photo/autograph. Stan will also raffle off 1 swag bag full of goodies each day so register for your chance to win.