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Season 1

March 4, 2021

THE VIGIL Director, Keith Thomas [Episode 73]

Keith Thomas is an American writer and director who made his feature directorial debut with The Vigil from IFC Midnight. The Vigi…

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Feb. 25, 2021

WILLY’S WONDERLAND Director, Kevin Lewis [Episode 72]

Kevin Lewis is an American director of multiple features, including The Method, Downward Angel, The Drop, and The Third Nail. Mos…

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Feb. 18, 2021

THE NIGHT Director, Kourosh Ahari (Episode 71)

Kourosh Ahari is an Iranian American director who just made his directorial debut with the horror-thriller, The Night, from IFC M…

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Feb. 11, 2021

A GLITCH IN THE MATRIX Director, Rodney Ascher [Episode 70]

Rodney Ascher is an American documentary filmmaker, perhaps best known among us horror fans for ROOM 237 - a documentary that foc…

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Sept. 6, 2019

The Legendary, Roger Corman [Episode 25]

“I think the task of the horror filmmaker is to break through the conscious mind, which protects the unconscious, and hit that ch…

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Aug. 27, 2019

Bill Moseley! [Episode 24]

"We did a couple of takes and I kept dropping my lines. I sat down, and I was getting self-conscious. Suddenly I heard this voice…

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Aug. 15, 2019

Cinestate & FANGORIA VP of Production, Amanda Presmyk [Episode 23]

“Our goal is not to poke people, our goal is to be true to the identity of the things that we create, meaning we want to make som…

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July 25, 2019

Chelsea Stardust & Satanic Panic! [Episode 22]

“Honestly, my biggest piece of advice stems from Patton Oswalt, which is, ‘It's chaos. Be kind,’ because there are a lot of peopl…

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July 19, 2019

Braid Director, Mitzi Peirone [Episode 21]

“It's a risky thing to do, but I do recommend not giving yourself a choice. If you have a fallback that's too comfy, you won't en…

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July 18, 2019

Josh Lobo, Director of I Trapped the Devil [Episode 20]

“If anyone gives you a good idea and you're receptive to it and you can get over your ego, that's where some of the best stuff co…

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July 12, 2019

Editor-in-Chief of FANGORIA, Phil Nobile Jr. [Episode 19]

“Wes Craven was an academic, and John Carpenter wanted to make Westerns, and George Romero wanted to make Tarzan movies. They fel…

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July 4, 2019

Puppetmaster The Littlest Reich Co-Director, Sonny Laguna [Episode 18]

“Cannes probably thought that they were buying a film from a real studio, but it was just three losers in a basement. Then we jus…

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April 17, 2019

Beetlejuice the Musical’s Scott Brown and Anthony King [Episode 17]

“Our sense of memory of Beetlejuice is so strong. That's also what we wanted, just the feelings that Beetlejuice evoked…We hope w…

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March 28, 2019

Eric Pham’s Flay [Episode 16]

Eric Pham is a director who started his career in visual effects. Throughout the course of his career he worked extensively under…

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March 22, 2019

In Search of Darkness: The Definitive 80’s Horror Documentary Directo…

In Search of Darkness is an upcoming horror documentary that comprehensively tells the story of 80’s horror, in all of it’s blood…

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March 15, 2019

The Wisdom of Shep Gordon [Episode 14]

“I went to him and I said, ‘who are the two hottest horror directors in America?’ And he said, “John Carpenter and Wes Craven … T…

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March 7, 2019

30 Years of Practical Effects with Amalgamated Dynamics’ Tom Woodruff…

“We find that, particularly recently, is that most of the digital guys we work with say, ‘Please, do as much of this as a practic…

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Feb. 28, 2019

Jim Ojala’s Strange Nature [Episode 12]

“if you survive you'll never in a million years work on something as hard as a Troma film. You can only go up from there. It's wh…

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Feb. 21, 2019

David Guglielmo and Nick Chakwin, The Writer/Director Duo Behind Hosp…

“We didn’t have any connections in L.A. You just cold email people … You have to risk being that crazy person that comes out of l…

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Feb. 14, 2019

Pledge’s Daniel Robbins, Zack Weiner & Zachery Byrd [Episode 10]

“the AD I think, the most important hire on a low-budget indie, 'cause they’re really the captain of the ship, that's making the …

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Jan. 24, 2019

Mick Garris, Writer, Director, Horror Legend [Episode 9]

“If you want to become a screenwriter or filmmaker to get rich, well, fuck you … do it because you love it … Number one rule on m…

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Jan. 11, 2019

William Lustig, Director of Maniac [Episode 8]

“Filmmakers like myself, Sam Raimi, Tobe Hooper and George Romero … weren't working with a rule book. We were out there making mo…

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Dec. 6, 2018

The Candyman Himself, Tony Todd [Episode 7]

“I have to find the truth first. I'm not in it just to illicit thrills and spills and shocks and titillations. If you find the tr…

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Nov. 20, 2018

Joe Bob Briggs on the State of Horror Cinema [Episode 6]

“If you ask Netflix, they'll tell you … the future is one person at a time on his individual device, streaming a movie whenever h…

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Nov. 15, 2018

Sons of Anarchy’s Kim Coates on Acting & Character Building [Episode …

“It's all out there, and seriously, don't be afraid of reading. Don't be afraid of taking classes. Don't be afraid of taking Impr…

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Nov. 8, 2018

Steve Mitchell on Directing Larry Cohen Documentary, King Cohen [Epis…

“Being a good documentary filmmaker means being a good journalist, being a good interviewer and listening, is very key.”

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Oct. 31, 2018

Doyle Wolfgang Von Frankenstein’s Horror Business [Episode 3]

One of the greatest and most inspirational figures in punk rock history, Doyle Wolfgang Von Frankenstein, offers his key advice f…

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Oct. 30, 2018

Joe Dante and the Hustle of Horror Filmmaking [Episode 2]

“To do a horror film on a low budget you have to prepare and you have to be able to make decisions quickly We learned with (Roger…

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Oct. 26, 2018

Filmmaking Advice from HELL FEST Director, and Blumhouse Alum, Gregor…

“Work really hard, and don’t say no to anything … Even if you go to film school and you think, ‘I should be directing,’ take a PA…

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Oct. 24, 2018

Welcome to The Nick Taylor Horror Show!

Grab your silver bullets, wooden stakes, some holy water and a ouija board or two, and join me, Nick Taylor, on this haunted hayr…

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