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NHE host Scott Murphy chats to director and cinematographer Eric Liberacki about his feature debut the retro-slasher “The Lurker.” In an interview that was recorded ahead of its World Premiere at Cinepocalpyse. And particularly given the festival is in Eric’s hometown of Chicago we talk a little about his excitement of premiering the movie there.
Also, over the course of the interview, we talk to Eric extensively about the production of “The Lurker.” From how he came on board as director. To the casting of the likes of Scout Taylor Compton (Laurie Strode in Rob Zombie’s Halloween movies) and Naomi Grossman (Pepper in American Horror Story). And some of the challenges of the shoot.
Plus there are loads more in there about Eric’s favourite slashers, how he got into horror himself, how he split his time as a filmmaker and a film lecturer and a whole lot more besides.
NHE host Scott Murphy chats to actor David H Thornton about his role as Art the Clown in “Terrifier” (interview begins at 1:46). Over the course of the conversation David explains how he came to replace Mike Giannelli in the role, tells some fun on-set stories and how he closely worked with director Damien Leone to develop the character. He even chats a little bit about Terrifier 2 although unfortunately, we could not get any plot details out of him. Also, David gives his reaction to how horror fans have taken Art to their hearts, and he also tells us a bit about his horror convention experiences thus far.
Away from “Terrifier,” David tells Scott all about his love for slashers. We also delve into David’s acting background and how his career got started. Plus he also chats a little about his love for the Joker expresses his ambition to play the character on screen one day. Something we would love to see!
In this edition of New Horror Express, we have our very first returning guest! That is right returning from Episode 10 is “You Might Be The Killer” director Brett Simmons. A film NHE host Scott Murphy and Brett could only talk a little bit about as the film had not received its premiere at the time of recording that interview. This time though Brett tells us all about “You Might Be the Killer” from how the movie derived from a Twitter conversation to the writing process to the casting and more. Scott and Brett also follow up on a previous chat on horror movies for kids as well as lots of others horror related fun!