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2018 Guests

Danny Trejo

Trejo has appeared in numerous Hollywood films, often as villains and antiheroes including Heat alongside Robert De Niro and Al Pacino (1995), Con Air (1997), and Desperado (1995), the last with frequent collaborator Robert Rodriguez. 

Trejo is perhaps most recognized as the character Machete, originally developed by Rodriguez for the Spy Kids series of movies and later expanded into Trejo's own series of films aimed at a more adult audience. He has appeared in TV shows such as Breaking Bad, The X-Files, and Sons of Anarchy.

We are truly honoured to bring such a high profile guest to our first show. 

Danny will be attending For the Love of Horror on both days of the event 20-21 October 2018. 

 

Alex Vincent

Alex Vincent is best known for his role as Andy Barclay in the Child's Play franchise. He has appeared in Child's Play (1988), Child's Play 2 (1990), Curse of Chucky (2013), and Cult of Chucky (2017). He is bringing the screen used Chucky Doll from Cult of Chucky for photo ops.

Alex will be attending For the Love of Horror on both days of the event 20-21 October 2018. 

 

Tyler Mane

Tyler Mane is an actor, producer and former professional wrestler from Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada best known for his portrayal of Michael Myers in the Halloween I & II movies by Rob Zombie.

Other horror roles include Rufus Firefly in The Devil's Rejects, (2005), Wade in 247°F (2011), Michael Wolffsen in Compound Fracture (2014), Hal Wolfe in Take 2: The Audition (2015), Bernard in Victor Crowley (2017), Andrew Woodsman in Entrenchment (2017) and a Faceless Supernatural in the hit TV series Midnight, Texas (2017).

Although associated heavily with the horror movie genre, Tyler has also starred in X-Men (2000) as Sabretooth, Troy (2004) as Ajax, The Scorpion King (2002) as a Barbarian Chieftain and Jeremiah Carver in the TV series - Chopper.

In 2010 Tyler founded his own movie production company - Mane Entertainment, releasing the movie Compound Fracture in 2014 and currently producing two other movies - Penance Lane and The Last Spartan.

Tyler will be attending For the Love of Horror on both days of the event 20-21 October 2018.

Eileen dietz

Eileen Dietz was born in New York City along with a twin sister, named Marianne.

Eileen has been involved with many award-winning projects. She was in the original Tony winning Steambath with Tony Perkins and went on to portray the Demon who possesses Regan in The Exorcist, she played the scenes that were deemed to be too controversial for child actress Linda Blair to play.

Following that was the Emmy-winning General Hospital where she portrayed Sarah a patient in a mental hospital in Port Charles and also the Emmy-winning Helter-Skelter where she was one of the Manson Gang.

She has also been involved with being The Queen Of Screams, (Norma Desmond meets Carrie in a fiery finish) and Legend Of The Mountain Witch along with The Curse Of The Flesh. There are also scripts in development to which she is attached Lullaby by Edward Romero, Krampus by Amanda Carver, Deadly Rites, and Blood Lust to be shot in England. 

Eileen will be attending For the Love of Horror on both days of the event 20-21 October 2018.

 

Carel Struycken

Carel Struycken is a huge, 7 foot tall, TV, film & stage actor from The Hague, Netherlands, best known to audiences as Lurch in The Addams Family movies and the Giant and the Fireman in the cult horror mystery TV series, Twin Peaks by David Lynch. 

Back in 1978 when studying at the American Film Institute in LA, Struycken was discovered at the corner of Hollywood and Vine by a producer who had abandoned her car in the middle of the street, calling after him: "We need you for a movie!". The film was comedy musical - Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band.

Other roles include the Arquillian in Men in Black, Mr Homn in Star Trek: The Next Generation, the tall man in Charmed and most recently the Moonlight man in psychological horror movie - Gerald’s Game based on the Stephen King novel of the same name. 

KoRn fans may also recognise him from the music video for the hit 1996 track - A.D.I.D.A.S.

Carel will be attending For the Love of Horror on both days of the event 20-21 October 2018

Taker.UK

One of the most popular figures on the UK convention circuit, Taker.UK brings the biggest superstar in the history of Wrestling to For the Love of Horror.

The Taker.UK experience will give you a unique opportunity to not only meet the Deadman but also enter his bespoke casket for pictures. You may even get your hands on the WWE Heavyweight Championship belt!

Taker.UK will be attending For the Love of Horror on both days of the event 20-21 October 2018