HorrorConUK is set to host its third convention in as many years on 13th and 14th May with over 4000 people expected to attend and a host of special horror guests.
Guests announced include John Jarrett from the Wolf Creek film and TV franchise; Sid Haig – best known for his role as killer clown Captain Spaulding in The Devils Rejects; Cassandra Peterson – AKA Elvira Mistress of the Dark; Thom Mathews from Friday the 13th Part VI ; Linda Hayden of Blood on Satan’s Claw as well as genre illustrator Graham Humphreys Continue reading
GeekedFest Ltd has announced that the ‘GeekedFest’ event will be returning to Newport for the second year running on 6th & 7th August at the Newport Centre.
‘GeekedFest’ is Newport’s own Film/TV & comic book convention and visitors can expect celebrity guests from the world of Film, TV & beyond who will be offering autographs and photo opportunities. There will also be many stalls selling all variety of comic books, memorabilia, toys & crafts as well as many Film/TV exhibits, gaming & cosplay zones and family-friendly activities. The event also hopes to raise money for several local charities. Continue reading
South Wales newest film/TV & comic convention debuted at St Davids Hall, Cardiff on 16th & 17th January 2016.
The event filled most floors of the venue’s foyer with a variety of stalls selling comics, crafts & film/TV merchandise as well as exhibits, talks, celebrity guests, autographs, cosplay & photo sessions. Offering low entry fee’s the event was well attended both days by people of all ages.
Celebrity guests included Colin Baker (Doctor Who), Nicola Bryant (Doctor Who), Ian McNeice (Doc Martin), Gareth David-Lloyd (Torchwood), Norman Lovett (Red Dwarf), Arti Shah (Star Wars), Pam Rose (Star Wars), Virginia Hey (Farscape) and many more! Continue reading
Event Reporters – Ben Gummery & Lewis Mainwaring
This was our second time attending LFCC – Held at Olympia for the first time since moving from Earls Court last year.
Headline Guests that attended this weekends event included:-
- Sigourney Weaver (Alien)
- Michael J. Fox (Back to the Future)
- Robert Englund (A Nightmare on Elm Street)
- Christopher Lloyd (Back to the Future)
- Hayley Atwell (Agent Carter)
- Bill Paxton (Aliens)
- Neve Campbell (Scream)
Horror Month – June 2015
We take a look at some of the horror-related events and horror stars coming to the UK in 2015.
HorrorCon UK – Yorkshire, 11th-12th July
This is a brand new US style convention for the UK dedicated to horror.
Guests include Gunnar Hansen, Tom Savini, Bill Moseley, Ken Foree, Dacre Stoker, Caroline Munro, Martine Beswick; Writers; Presentations; Cosplay; a Market-Place and much more to be announced!
Win TWO Weekend tickets to HorrorCon UK 2015 by entering our survey!!! Continue reading