Tonight I am meeting with these actors and directors for a project I am starting (Film Festival and related sites) and before the festival starts tommorrow there is a dinner tonight.
Here are the people that are going to be there.
Updated August 30, 2002 -
The Firelight Shocks Film Festival is pleased to announce the following Special Guests are scheduled for the Dinner with the Stars and Film Festival appearances.
Don Pedro Colley of THX1138, Planet of the Apes, Sugar Hill, Sheriff Little on "Dukes of Hazzard" and Gideon on "Daniel Boone". Veteran actor Don Pedro Colley will be joining us for the Dinner with the Stars, and will participate in the festivities during the weekend as well, signing autographs for the fans.
Beverly Lynne of Hell's Highway, Terror Toons, Playboy magazine and the Philadelphia Eagles cheerleaders will be attending the Dinner with the Stars. She will also act as one of our judges and will make time available for autographs as well.
Brinke Stevens of Slumber Party Massacre, Invasion of the Scream Queens will be attending the Dinner with the Stars and will be available for autographs during the two days of the festival. She has agreed to act as one of our judges as well.
David Hess: (Last House on the Left, Swamp Thing, House on the Edge of the Park, A-Team) Horror Icon best known for his role as KRUG STILLO in the Wes Craven classic Last House on the Left. Hess is also a highly regarded and sought after musician and composer, scoring, among others, the on Craven classic as well.
Trevor Goddard: (JAG, Babylon 5, X-Files, Hollywood Vampyr, Deep Rising, Gone in 60 Seconds) Australian born actor best known for his role on JAG, Trevor brings with him an extensive filmography, and a sharp wit, Tempered by an outstanding Australian accent. Watch for him in HOLLYWOOD VAMPYR
Felissa Rose: (Sleepaway Camp. Zombiegeddon, Under Surveillance) With at least two films in her immediate future, Firelight Shocks is pleased to welcome Felissa Rose, star of Sleepaway Camp, and the new film HORROR. Watch for her, and it, at the Dinner with the Stars and the Film festival.
Katheryn Hecht: (Ice Scream, Bikini Planet) It is always a pleasure to introduce a relative newcomer -- although truth be told, Miss Hecht is no newcomer to acting, only to the Hollywood audience. A delightful lady, and one great Queen. Watch for her in BIKINI PLANET.
Frank Dietz: (Zombie Nightmare, Rock N Roll Nightmare aka The Edge of Hell, Black Roses, the Jitters) Frank is one of those all-purpose guys., In addition to being a Disney animator (current career), he is also an actor, screenwriter, and Really nice guy. It is Frank's design that graces the first Shocker Award.
Richard Van Vleet: (All My Children, The Guiding Light, Bikini Planet) Though best known for his long term roles on TV soaps, Richard has entered a new phase of his career as a Director of Cinematography and Producer in the independent film field. (Of course, he still enjosys appearing in front of the camera, as he did in Bikini Planet. Meet and spend an evening with a true soap star.
Mara Fox: Musician, singer songwriter, music coordinator, producer. As president of Times Square Productions, Mara represents a growing catalog of over 70 artists. She is a guitarist and songwriter with over 20 years of professional experience, and also writes, performs & produces music for film & television and develops promising young bands.
Ron Ford: Alien Force, Hollywood Mortuary, Deadly Scavengers) Ron Ford is a total film maker. The producer/director/writer/actor/editor first broke into the genre scene as the writer of the 1994 horror hit "The Fear." Since then, he has written and directed many motion pictures for various companies, including his own Fat Free Features. Most (but not all) of his output has been in the horror and sci-fi genres. Ford enjoys working with talent, both new and fresh and those long experienced. He commented, he can learn from both.
Derek Zemrak: (Ice Scream, Bikini Planet) Derek Zemrak is , among other things, a script writer, producer, director and actor. He is also the director of the California Independent Film Festival, which will be held in the wine country in November.
Are there any sci fi and horror fans out there that might have a question that they have been dying to ask these people?, now is your chance.