This year’s edition of Fangoria’s Weekend of Horrors in Burbank is sure to make horror history with the best line-up of guest and attractions ever! The schedule is JAM-PACKED with non-stop exclusive presentations and ticket sales and vendor booths are booming: thanks to the horror community for making Fango Burbank THE convention of the year.
The dates are MAY 18-20, 2007 and the place is The Burbank Airport Marriott Hotel. Here’s some of what is on tap for your enjoyment: we have to fit ALL of this (plus surprises!) into three massive days….
Fango weekends are an amazing entertainment bargain at as low as twenty bucks a day.
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HERE’S OUR GUEST STARS:
Master of dark fantasy (HELLRAISER, NIGHTBREED, LORD OF ILLUSIONS, CANDYMAN) with the first news on his new production, MIDNIGHT MEAT TRAIN – Sunday
RESERVOIR DOGS, KILL BILL, SPECIES, BLOODRAYNE, SIN CITY – Saturday
SAW Trilogy, THE BLOB, THE STAND – Saturday
HELLRAISERâ€™s Pinhead! NIGHTBREED, PUMPKINHEAD 3 and KILLER TONGUE – Friday
Writer/director: THE MIST, THE GREEN MILE and THE SHAWSHANK REDEMPTION, plus screenwriter of THE BLOB, NIGHTMARE ON ELM STREET 3 and MARY SHELLEYâ€™S FRANKENSTEIN
Director: MASTERS OF HORROR, THE STAND, THE SHINING, SLEEPWALKERS, DESPERATION: one of Creation/Fango’s long time friends and a true creative genre genius.
Nancy of NIGHTMARE ON ELM STREET 1 & 3 and WES CRAVEN’S NEW NIGHTMARE – Saturday
Writer/director: HOSTEL PART II, CABIN FEVER, HOSTEL
Legendary Eurohorror star! The Spanish Wolf-Man in his first CA convention!
Acclaimed actress from GHOST WORLD, AMERICAN BEAUTY, THE HOLE and new chiller DARK CORNERS
Director: RESIDENT EVIL: EXTINCTION, RAZORBACK, HIGHLANDER, THE SHADOW
Director: THE DESCENT and DOG SOLDIERS with first preview of his latest film, DOOMSDAY
With director/co-writer Daniel (BLAIR WITCH PROJECT) Myrick and stars Johnny (ANACONDAS) Messner and Deanna (REST STOP) Russo
Director: THE RAGE, BURIED ALIVE, WISHMASTER
Legendary comic book artist, FRANKENSTEIN, CREEPSHOW, CYCLE OF THE WEREWOLF, SWAMP THING. We’ve been welcoming Bernie to our conventions for something like 30 years now!
Director: WITCHBOARD, NIGHT OF THE DEMONS, new BRAIN DEAD
Director: HOUSE ON HAUNTED HILL, MASTERS OF HORROR, new PARASOMNIA
Producer: DIARY OF THE DEAD; director: EFFECTS, TALES FROM THE DARKSIDE, DUNE
Director: SPIRAL, HATCHET 2
Director: THE BLAIR WITCH PROJECT, SOLSTICE, BELIEVERS
Comics creator & producer: 30 DAYS OF NIGHT, THE TRIPPER, BIGFOOT
Director: new HEADLESS, BOO
Director: 2001 MANIACS sequel, DRIFTWOOD
Author/artist of darkly humorous childrenâ€™s books (SANTA CLAWS, WICKED NURSERY RHYMES). New projects include his debut as writer/director of the short film CANNIBAL FLESH RIOT! Gris is also collaborating with Neil Gaiman on a dark alphabet book that is scheduled for 2008.
Creator Don (BUBBA HO-TEP) Coscarelli reunites with the stars of his classic 1979 film and Part III, including Reggie Bannister, Bill Thornbury, Kathy Lester and Gloria Lynn Henry (Saturday). The Phantasm panel will sign for 1 hour after they appear at the event.
Director: FRIGHT NIGHT, CHILDâ€™S PLAY, THINNER, MASTERS OF HORROR
Screenwriter of DAY OF THE DEAD remake and creator of FINAL DESTINATION series
Writer: NEAR DARK, THE HITCHER, BLUE STEEL and director: BAD MOON, BODY PARTS, new 100 FEET
PHANTASM star; new movies GANGS OF THE DEAD, THE FINAL CURTAIN, REVAMPED
Director of MASTERS OF HORRORâ€™s THE WASHINGTONIANS, SPECIES II and THE CHANGELING
Star of AN AMERICAN WEREWOLF IN LONDON will preview his new horror comedy, BRUTAL MASSACRE
CABIN FEVER 2: SPRING FEVER Panel
With producer Lauren Moews, director Ti (THE ROOST) West, actress Alexi Wasser and returning CABIN FEVER stars Rider Strong and Giuseppe (2001 MANIACS) Andrews
With actors Jake (ASYLUM) Muxworthy, Brian (PORT CHARLES) Presley and Rider Strong, as well as producer Lauren Moews and director Zev Berman
Creator of EVIL ERNIE and LADY DEATH will be signing at the Avatar Press table
PLANE DEAD Panel
With writer/director Scott Thompson, FX chief Brian (THE OMEN) Wade and others
Horror Composers Panel
Macabre movie maestros Tyler Bates (THE DEVILâ€™S REJECTS, 300 and DAWN OF THE DEAD, HALLOWEEN and DAY OF THE DEAD remakes); Richard Band (RE-ANIMATOR, FROM BEYOND, PUPPETMASTER, PIT & THE PENDULUM, MASTERS OF HORROR); Christopher Lennertz (SUPERNATURAL, Clive Barkerâ€™s SAINT SINNER) and John Harrison (DAY OF THE DEAD, CREEPSHOW 2)
Goth guru and author (WHAT IS GOTH? and PAINT IT GOTH) will perform a musical set
Author: WORLD WAR Z, ZOMBIE SURVIVAL GUIDE
THE THIRD MOTHER Panel
With screenwriters Adam Gierasch & Jace Anderson and actress Coralina Cataldi Tassoni (PHANTOM OF THE OPERA, GHOST SON)
ALIEN VS. PREDAOR 2 Panel
With ADI FX creators Tom Woodruff & Alec Gillis
Director: THE BREED; Craven & Romero vet
Director: WRONG TURN 2
With Writer/director Jeff Rector and stars Fred (FROM DUSK TILL DAWN) Williamson, Martin (CROCODILE 2) Kove, Jason (DEMON UNDER GLASS) Carter, Christa (2001 MANIACS) Campbell and Alana (TERMINATOR 3) Curry
FANGORIA Comics Panel
Editor Scott Licina and writer/artist Mark (Image Comicsâ€™ 68) Kidwell will preview BUMP, THE RAGE prequel, RAY GARTONâ€™S LIVE GIRLS and DEE SNIDERâ€™S STRANGELAND: SEVEN SINS
Young Michael Myers from HALLOWEEN (signing at the Horror Shirts table)
Stuntman from TEXAS CHAINSAW MASSACRE 2, HALLOWEEN 4, STAR TREK TV & films (signing at the Horror Shirts table)
Former Disney Feature Animation artist and creator of the popular “Sketchy Things” series of classic monster sketchbooks. He was recently voted “Artist Of The Year” in the 2006 Rondo Hatton Classic Horror Awards.”
Creepy costume contest, dessert party, film room of indie horror premieres, giant dealers marketplace, FANGORIA TV show previews, much more.
Special Guests & Previews:
Rob Zombie’s HALLOWEEN, ASYLUM, TRICK OR TREAT, I AM LEGEND, ONE MISSED CALL, CASE 39, 1408, STRANGERS, TRAPPED ASHES, RETURN TO HOUSE ON HAUNTED HILL, THE MIST and more!
DON’T FORGET OUR SPECIAL FRIDAY NIGHT EXTRAVAGANZA “SHOCK-N-ROLL SPOOKTACULAR” featuring Christian Death 1334. Tickets are sale now for the ridiculous low price of $13.34 CLICK HERE FOR DETAILS