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Brand New - Exclusive Interview With Eli Roth
Posted on Thursday 23rd December 2010
The Last Exorcism DVD Pack ShotEli Roth is one of the most talented people working in the movie industry today. He was behind the genre breaking movies Cabin Fever and Hostel, starred in Quentin Tarantnio’s Inglourious Basterds and produced the most talked about horror movie of 2010, The Last Exorcism. We had a quick chat with this very busy guy about his work on tha...

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Brand New - Exclusive Interview With Actor Lance Henriksen Part 2
Posted on Tuesday 21st December 2010
Lance HenriksenLance Henriksen is one of the most respected and best loved actors working today. He has appeared in many movies, most notably Aliens, Terminator and Near Dark. The celebrated series Millennium has returned to the Horror Channel with Lance in the lead role of profiler Frank Black. This acclaimed show is quite simply stunning so we decided to catch up with this very busy man for a chat ...

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Brand New - Exclusive Interview With Actor Lance Henriksen Part 1
Posted on Tuesday 14th December 2010
Lance HenriksenLance Henriksen is one of the most respected and best loved actors working today. He has appeared in many movies, most notably Aliens, The Terminator and Near Dark. This week cult series Millennium returned to the Horror Channel with Lance in the lead role of profiler Frank Black. This acclaimed series is quite simply stunning so we decided to catch up with this very busy man for a cha...

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Brand New - Exclusive Interview With Actress Suzi Lorraine
Posted on Thursday 25th November 2010
Suzi Lorraine Side ShotSuzi Lorraine is a multi-talented lady hailing from New York. An actress, writer and model she has appeared in over 40 independent films as well a box office hits such as Music And Lyrics. Suzi's acting career has given her the opportunity to work all over the world, often in the horror genre which she adores. She has worked on movies such as Claang: The Game, D...

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Interview With The Horseman Director Steven Kastrissios
Posted on Sunday 7th November 2010
Steven KastrissiosThe Australian movie The Horseman was a huge hit with the audience at FrightFest 2009 and will be coming to the Horror Channel on November 18th. This dramatic and powerful movie concerns a parent out for bloody and final revenge. Containing many violent and graphic scenes it's an excursion into the darkest side of human existence. We were lucky enough to interview the directo...

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Brand New - Interview About Censorship With Allan Bryce
Posted on Wednesday 6th October 2010
Allan BryceDuring FrightFest 2010 Jake West premiered his new stunning documentary, Video Nasties: Moral Panic, Censorship And Videotape which forms part of a 3-disc set entitled Video Nasties: The Definitive Guide. Afterwards a team of experts took to the stage to discuss the subject. One of them was Allan Bryce, a man who has written books on such a subject and was editor of Dark Side Magazine for two deca...

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Journalist Alan Jones Chats About Dario Argento
Posted on Sunday 26th September 2010
Alan Jones by Steven HurstAlan Jones is one of the most respected journalists around today. His work has appeared in far too many magazines to list here, he is also one of the four organisers of the legendary FrightFest movies events and is a leading authority on the work of Dario Argento. Alan will be on the Horror Channel introducing the movies in our Dario Argento season duri...

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Director's Night Interview - Paul Davis
Posted on Wednesday 15th September 2010
Paul Davis HeadshotWe first met Paul Davis last year when his acclaimed documentary Beware The Moon: Remembering An American Werewolf In London was shown at FrightFest. This month he’s introducing three movies as part of Horror Channel’s Directors Night strand. We caught up with this very busy guy to talk about his perfect documentary and his plans for the future. HC: Were you surprised ...

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Brand New - Exclusive Interview With Director Simon Rumley
Posted on Monday 6th September 2010
Frightfest Simon RumleySimon Rumley came to prominence in 2006 when his sinister chiller The Living And The Dead played at FrightFest. Raw and truly original it captivated the audience with its sombre tone and top drawer cast. He returned to FrightFest this year with his latest movie, another hard-hitting dramatic piece called Red, White & Blue so we decided to chat to him about his w...

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Brand New - Exclusive Interview With Jon And Howard Ford Directors Of The Dead
Posted on Thursday 2nd September 2010
FrightFest Jon And Howard FordHoward and Jon Ford brought their movie The Dead to FrightFest 2010 and it played to a very appreciative crowd. Its an intelligent and apocalyptic zombie movie, taking this well plundered genre to new heights. Horror Channel had the chance to speak to these rising stars about their movie and what inspired them to make it. HC: Did you and yo...

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Brand New - Exclusive Interview With Director Jake West
Posted on Monday 30th August 2010
Danny Dyer and Jake West - Doghouse setJake West is one the most talked about directors in the UK today. His movies Doghouse and Evil Aliens are fan favourites and this man of many talents also finds time to run a DVD label named Nucleous. At FrightFest 2010 Jake brought with him his documentary, Video Nasties: Moral Panic and Censorship which charts the ...

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Brand New - Exclusive Interview With Director Johannes Roberts
Posted on Saturday 28th August 2010
FrightFest F Johannes Roberts is a favourite with the Horror Channel. A few years back we showed his cult classic Forest Of The Damned and he was behind When Evil Calls, the world's first horror movie designed to be viewed on mobile phones. Here he talks about his new movie, F (pictured), which got its World Premiere at FrightFest 2010. HC: How did you get started in the film industry? JR: When I l...

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Exclusive Interview With FrightFest Man Ian Rattray
Posted on Monday 16th August 2010
Ian RattrayWith FrightFest 2010 only a matter of days away our series of FrightFest interviews draws to a close with a chat to the fourth member of the FrightFest gang, Ian Rattray. Here the ever friendly Scotsman chats about his encounter with The Exorcist, his favourite FrightFest moment and the plans he has for the future. HC: Can you recall when your interest in horror/cult cinema begin? IR: Very clear...

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Exclusive Interview With Journalist And FrightFest Man Alan Jones
Posted on Thursday 12th August 2010
Alan Jones by Steven HurstAlan Jones is one of the most respected journalists working today. He has reported from some of the most legendary movie sets ever and written for such magazines as Radio Times, GQ, FHM, Fangoria, in fact the list goes on and on. More importantly he is one of the four members of the FrightFest gang. Alan took time out to tell us about the last 11 years ...

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Exclusive Interview With Director Adam Green - Part 2
Posted on Wednesday 11th August 2010
Adam Green On Set Of Hatchet IIAdam Green is one of the most celebrated directors of recent times. His movies Hatchet, Spiral and Frozen (in UK cinemas September 24th) have had movie goers salivating for more and critics clambering over themselves to heap praise on them. With Hatchet II getting its world premiere at FrightFest 2010 we decided to chat to this talented ...

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Exclusive Interview With FrightFest Man Greg Day
Posted on Saturday 7th August 2010
Greg Day by Steven HurstPublicity Director, one-time thespian and all round nice guy, Greg Day is one of the four members of the FrightFest gang. Here, in an exclusive interview, Greg chats about his time before FrightFest and what the future may hold for the brand. (Photo by Steven Hurst) HC: Is it true you used to be an actor? GD: Yes. The height of my short-lived fame came in ...

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Exclusive Interview With Director Adam Green - Part 1
Posted on Thursday 5th August 2010
Adam Green On Set Of Hatchet IIAdam Green is one of the most celebrated directors of recent times. His movies Hatchet, Spiral and Frozen (due in UK cinemas September 24th) have had movie goers salivating for more and critics clambering over themselves to heap praise on them. With Hatchet II getting its world premiere at FrightFest 2010 we decided to chat to this talen...

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Exclusive Interview Marc Price Director Of Colin
Posted on Saturday 24th July 2010
Marc Price - Colin photo credit Damon WebsterMarc Price shot to fame last year when his low budget zombie movie Colin generated so much public interest that news of its release made headlines. The Horror Channel is giving everyone the chance to see this stunning movie on August 7th so we thought we'd have a chat with Marc to see how difficult ...

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Exclusive Interview With FrightFest Man Paul McEvoy
Posted on Tuesday 20th July 2010
Paul McEvoyPaul McEvoy is a man of many talents. Not only is he part of the crew who deliver FrightFest every year, was part of the team behind The Cinema Store chain and is one of the newest additions to the team here at the Horror Channel. With FrightFest 2010 only a matter of weeks away, we decided to chat to this enigmatic chap. HC: Can you recall when your interest in cinema and particularly horror c...

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Dare You Visit Emily In Her Horror Booth?
Posted on Friday 25th June 2010
Emily Booth Each week Emily Booth can be seen on the Horror Channel introducing movie premieres in the wonderfully titled feature named Horror Booth. So, we decided to chat to our very own Mistress of the Dark and discover where she gets her ideas from and how "hands on" she is with the making of Horror Booth! HC: Where did the idea for Horror Booth come from? EB: Damn it - wish I could say that was min...

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Exclusive Interview With Director Jeff Burr - Part 3
Posted on Monday 31st May 2010
Jeff BurrWriter, producer, director Jeff Burr has been behind some of the most inventive horror movies from the last twenty years. He gained notoriety in 1990 when he unleashed (well tried to anyway) Leatherface, the third instalment in the Texas Chainsaw Massacre series. Recently on Horror you may have caught his movies Werewolf Reborn and Devil's Den. Jeff has also made memorable contributions to the long runn...

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Exclusive Interview With Director Jeff Burr - Part 2
Posted on Monday 24th May 2010
Jeff BurrWriter, producer, director Jeff Burr has been behind some of the most inventive horror movies from the last twenty years. He gained notoriety in 1990 when he unleashed (well tried to anyway) Leatherface, the third instalment in the Texas Chainsaw Massacre series. Recently on Horror you may have caught his movies Werewolf Reborn and Devil's Den. Jeff has also made memorable contributions to the long runn...

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Exclusive Interview With Director Jeff Burr - Part 1
Posted on Sunday 16th May 2010
Jeff BurrWriter, producer, director Jeff Burr has been behind some of the most inventive horror movies from the last twenty years. He gained notoriety in 1990 when he unleashed (well tried to anyway) Leatherface, the third instalment in the Texas Chainsaw Massacre series. Recently on Horror you may have caught his movies Werewolf Reborn and Devil's Den. Jeff has also made memorable contributions to the long runn...

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Exclusive Interview With Day Of The Dead Star Joe Pilato
Posted on Monday 12th April 2010
Joe-Pilato-1George A. Romero’s masterpiece Day Of The Dead hit Blu-ray on March 29th thanks to Arrow Video. One of the films most memorable characters is that of Captain Rhodes played to scene stealing perfection by Joe Pilato. Joe took some time out to tell us about his acting career and how he came to be play one of horror’s most iconic creations. HC: When did you realise y...

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Exclusive Interview With Trailer Park Of Terror Director Steve Goldmann
Posted on Saturday 6th February 2010
Steve Goldmann is the talented director behind the hit Trailer Park Of Terror which recently premiered on Zone Horror. It's such an amazing movie we decided to chat to Steve about this and his career so far. ZH: Did you know from a young age that you wanted to be a director? SG: I started out wanting to be an actor – but I loved to tell stories and fell in love with the movies at an early age. My dad would bring home 16mm prints of famous...

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Exclusive Interview With Voiceover Artist Philip Banks
Posted on Monday 25th January 2010
You may not know his face but Philip Banks is the vocal talent behind many of Zone Horror’s promotional clips. We decided it was time viewers got to know this enigmatic man a little better. ZH: When you were growing did you have a career plan?   PH: Not at all, just fell into something. School, college, University – Read Law and Economics at Oxford, left with a double first.   ZH: How did you get started in the Voiceover business?   PB: A friend worked in radio and I was taking her out for dinner. The production team with whom she was working needed a promo ...

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Exclusive Interview With GoreZone Magazine Editor Bryn Hammond
Posted on Tuesday 19th January 2010
GoreZone Magazine has been on sale now for over five years and at the helm since issue one has been Editor Bryn Hammond (pictured). We decided to ask Bryn a few questions about how the magazine got started, his inspirations and what the future holds for GoreZone.     ZH: Have you been a lifelong fan of horror movies?   BH: I have been yes. Well I’m a huge lover of all movie genres but horror I took a shine too. I think some of the best ever horror movies were made in the 80’s, Return Of The Living Dead, Night Of The Demons. I also love Don't Bother To Knock...

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Exclusive Interview With Actor Jason Connery
Posted on Tuesday 12th January 2010
Jason Connery has appeared in many acclaimed films including the Zone Horror favourites Night Skies, Hoboken Hollow and Blood Wars. Recently Jason directed his first feature, Pandemic, so we decided to chat to this charismatic man to discover how he started in showbusiness and discover what it was like to be in the directors chair for a change.   ZH: Jason, you were born into an incredibly famous family, did your parents encourage or discourage you to enter the acting profession?    JS: My Mother talked to me about dramatic pauses, when I was in 5th grade, unfortunately every ti...

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Exclusive Interview With The Horseman Actor Peter Marshall
Posted on Wednesday 6th January 2010
Peter MarshallPeter Marshall is an Australian actor who is gaining much critical acclaim for his performance in the brutal thriller The Horseman. We caught up with this exceptional performer to discuss his acting past and how he approached such a controversial movie. HC: Did you know from a young age that you wanted to be an actor? PM: I was always putting on shows in the lunch hour at school. The Tw...

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Exclusive Interview With Author Sam Stone
Posted on Monday 4th January 2010
Writer Sam Stone has many strings to her artistic bow. She’s an author, poet and short story writer who is gaining a solid reputation and a loyal fan base. We had a quick chat with Sam to discover where exactly her ideas come from and what projects she has planned. ZH: How hard was it growing up as one of seven siblings? SS: It definitely wasn’t easy being youngest of seven children. We were very poor and most of the time I think my mother worried about where the next meal was coming from. I remember I always got everyone’s cast-offs and my mum used to shop at Jumble Sales. But whe...

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Friday 22nd December
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Tuesday 19th December
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