Michael Berryman: Cuckoo’s Nest, Hills, & A Storied Career

      This episode the guest is actor, Michael Berryman. Michael is a icon of the genre and a consummate professional. His 30 plus year career has spanned from Oscar winning films and genre classics to missed opportunities such as his deleted roles in ‘The Crow’ and ‘Lords Of Salem’. Michael Continue with the brain picking…

Katharine Isabelle: Ginger, Mary & On-Screen Nudity!

This episode the guest is actress, Katharine Isabelle. Katharine has been a mainstay in the genre since her groundbreaking role in ‘Ginger Snaps’ and the subsequent sequels. She has also had roles in ‘Freddy V.S. Jason’, ‘The X Files’, and ‘Insomnia’ just to name a few. Her latest starring role Continue with the brain picking…

Adam Green: Holliston, Hatchet, & Battleship!

      This episode marks the one year anniversary of the podcast! The guest this episode is genre icon Adam Green. Adam has a great deal going on currently with the  upcoming releases of the second season of ‘Holliston’, ‘Hatchet 3’, and the fundraiser in Boston to benefit the Continue with the brain picking…

Fred Blau: Apes, Apocalypse, and Reel Blood!

      The guest this episode is a true legend in the makeup fx field. Fred Blau has been involved in the field since the early sixties. He worked on the Planet Of The Apes t.v. series, Charlie’s Angels, The Burning Bed, & numerous other projects throughout his career Continue with the brain picking…

Philip Nutman: Wet Work, Barker, And The Girl Next Door

This episode the guest is acclaimed author, screenwriter, & Fangoria legend Philip Nutman. Philip is one of the people whose work truly inspired me when I was in my teens. His novel ‘Wet Work’ really changed the way zombies were viewed by readers and his vast interviews with genre legends Continue with the brain picking…

Vincent Guastini: Angels, Shit Monsters, & Addicts!

  The guest this episode is makeup fx artist Vincent Guastini. Vincent’s work has never ceased to amaze me from his work on ‘The Last Of The Mohicans’ to his groundbreaking effects on ‘Dogma’, “Thinner’ and the classic ‘Requiem For A Dream’. The list of  his credits goes far beyond Continue with the brain picking…

Steven C. Miller: Crites, Kevin Bacon, & Horror!

The guest this episode is director, Steven C. Miller. From his first film, ‘Automaton Transfusion’ to his recent works of ‘Silent Night’, ‘The Aggression Scale’, & ‘Under The Bed’ Steven has always done things his way. This is a director well worth watching and with his many projects that are Continue with the brain picking…

Tom Holland: Chucky, Norman, and on-screen smoking!

    The guest this episode is legendary actor/writer/director, Tom Holland! With a resume that includes Class of 1984, Psycho 2, Fright Night, Child’s Play and countless other works, Tom has a pedigree that few can measure up to. Keep an eye out for Tom’s upcoming projects that include Twisted Tales, The Continue with the brain picking…

Gabe Bartalos: Leprechaun’s, Chainsaw & Henenlotter

The guest this episode is makeup FX artist Gabe Bartalos. Gabe has had a hand in some of the most iconic genre films of the past few decades. From his works on the films of Frank Henenlotter to the creation of everyone’s favorite Leprechaun. Gabe gives real insight into the Continue with the brain picking…

Tony Gardner: The Living Dead, Chucky, And An FBI Investigation

This episode continues The series on Makeup FX artists. The guest is legendary makeup artist Tony Gardner. From his work with Rick Baker on Thriller and Harry and The Hendersons, to his stunning work on the classic designs on Return Of The Living Dead, Darkman, Zombieland, & 127 Hours. The Continue with the brain picking…