Interviews

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Interview: Aleksander Nordaas – Director (Thale)

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Director Aleksander Nordaas has been making short films & TV movies in his native Norway since 2005. His latest production “THALE” tells the story of Leo & Elvis, a pair of crime scene cleanup workers who find a woman who is actually a mythological creature (Called a Huldra) in the basement of a house they’re working in. They soon find themselves besieged by someone or something outside of the house they’re in and not … Continue reading

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Interview: Author Stephen Graham Jones

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Stephen Graham Jones is the author of 10 novels, 2 short story collections, and so many short stories even he has lost count. He was kind enough to talk to us about his work, both present and future, as well as the state of horror movies and why he doesn’t play video games.

2012 started with Zombie Bake-Off, pushed ahead with Growing Up Dead in Texas and The Last Final Girl, then ended … Continue reading

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Interview: Laurence J. Fishburne (HANNIBAL)

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The third in my series of interviews with the cast and crew of HANNIBAL features Laurence J. Fishburne, yeah Morpheus himself. This time around he is playing the important role of Jack Crawford, the behind the scenes FBI agent who likes to match his agents up against Hannibal Lector.

The role of Jack Crawford has been an important one in the film outings of the Lector saga and with an actor of the caliber of … Continue reading

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Interview: David Slade (HANNIBAL)

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As I promised yesterday today I will continue with our countdown of interviews as we march towards the April 5th debut of HANNIBAL on NBC. Today comes series premiere director David Slade and he chats it up about bringing the incomparable Hannibal Lector to prime time TV.

He’s got something interesting thoughts on carrying the Hannibal legacy over to a more mainstream audience.

The purpose of all of this is to drive it … Continue reading

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Interview: Bryan Fuller (HANNIBAL)

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Over the course of the next few days, as we prepare for the debut of HANNIBAL on NBC, I’m going to be presenting you with interviews of the cast and crew all of whom have unique takes on bringing Hannibal Lector to network TV.

Our first interview is with Executive Producer Bryan Fuller who chats it up about all the things he would like to do with Hannibal Lector as a prime time baddie.

Remember, … Continue reading

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Interview: Jamie Kennedy – Producer/Actor (A Resurrection)

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The name Jamie Kennedy is known & loved to all who are devotees of the “SCREAM” franchise (He portrayed Randy Meeks in parts 1-3 to be precise). But he’s been acting professionally since 1989 (DEAD POETS SOCIETY) & he’s also written films like 2003′s “MALIBU’S MOST WANTED”. He’s a very familiar face on TV as both an actor & producer (THE JAMIE KENNEDY EXPERIMENT, ENTOURAGE, EUREKA, THE GHOST WHISPERER) & his production company, JAMIE … Continue reading

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Interview: Reese Eveneshen (Dead Genesis)

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In the world of indie films, you’ll find yourself a lot of people who talk big, but pull off very little. Toronto based filmmaker Reese Eveneshen is not one of these people. With his 2010 zombie flick “Dead Genesis” hitting shelves recently, he gave a refreshingly candid interview with HorrorNews about being a Jack of all Trades in the mighty genre known as horror.

1) Who are you, and what do you do?

Well, … Continue reading

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Interview: Seraphim Ward (Rock Vixen & Filmmaker)

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Exclusive HorrorNews.net Interview: Seraphim Ward
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Hi Seraphim, It’s a pleasure to have you here at HorrorNews.net for an Interview. There is nothing that goes together better than rock music and Horror films, in my opinion. I love it when I come across an artist who Excels in both. I’d like to start at the beginning. The very beginning. Could you tell our readers, what is … Continue reading

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Interview: Matt Orlando – Director (A Resurrection)

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First time director Matt Orlando’s debut feature “A RESURRECTION” tells the story of a down to earth high school psychologist (Mischa Barton) who tries to help a mentally ill student (Jonathan Michael Trautmann) who actually believes his brother is returning from the grave for revenge on the students who killed him in a senseless hit & run. Also starring Devon Sawa & (in his last film appearance) Michael Clarke Duncan, it’s a gripping film … Continue reading

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Interview: Caitlin Gerard (Smiley)

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Actress Caitlin Gerard attended UCLA where she majored in English with a concentration in creative writing. She is multilingual, fluent in German, French and English. She also attended the LycĂ©e International of Los Angeles for many years, then graduated from Malibu High School in 2006. She had small roles in “The Social Network”, “The Awakening” & “Magic Mike” but now she’s headlining in the just released to home video “Smiley”. She plays Ashley, a … Continue reading

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Interview: Krystal Akin (Stevenson)

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Exclusive Horrornews Interview- Krystal Akin (Stevenson)

What is your earliest memory of watching horror movies from your childhood?

Oh wow….Young! LOL! Maybe as young as 8 years old…or 10. I know it was a few years before my teens. My best friend Elizabeth would stay the night alot and we would watch them. Sometimes my mom would watch them with us. She is a night owl too. My dad would already be … Continue reading

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Interview: Deanna Meske (Elsa & Fred)

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Exclusive HorrorNews.net Interview:  Deanna Meske

What is your earliest memory of watching horror movies from your childhood?

OMG, I watched The Shining and had nightmares for years, that scared the crap out of me! Great movie!

How did you get started acting?

I always wanted to but I was a little shy, then one day I went in for an audition off of Craigslist, booked the role and had so much fun, … Continue reading

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Interview: Demona Bast

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Demona Bast is one of the hardest working women in the industry today. When she isn’t working on new music she is busy acting in a number of horror films or modeling.

Without a doubt she is a very talented lady on many different levels and there are some big things heading her way in the near future. It was my absolute pleasure to be able to speak to her recently.

Todd Martin: So … Continue reading

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Interview: Michael Gallagher (Smiley)

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You might be familiar with the name Michael Gallagher from the sketch comedy series “Totally Sketch” which he created & can currently be seen on YouTube.

Now he has directed his first feature film, “Smiley”, and in anticipation of it’s Feb. 12th DVD/Bluray release he took some time to discuss his directorial debut with Horrornews.

Horrornews: I saw the movie a few days ago & I enjoyed it! I remember seeing a poster for … Continue reading

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Interview: Dee Wallace

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It takes a lot to get the Black Saint excited nowadays. I’ve “Been there, done that” ad nauseam over the milllenia and I’ve met plenty of actors/actresses/directors in the horror business. Make no mistake, I love & respect each and every one of them. They have all shown me nothing but love & have indulged me in my desire to toss some silly questions their way. But no one I’ve spoken with has gotten … Continue reading

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Interview: Greg Newkirk (The Bigfoot Hunter: Still Searching)

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Exclusive HorrorNews.net Interview – Greg Newkirk
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How long has Tim Holmes been searching for Bigfoot?

When I first met Tim, it was about 2005, and at that time he claimed to have been hunting “The Beast”, as he called it, for about three or four years. Tim is a former military man, and he told me that his quest to hunt the creature down … Continue reading

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