Horror Writers Association

Stephen Volk confirmed as a speaker at the Horror Writers Association event

The very special event aimed primarily at professional horror writers takes place on Saturday 19th August from 10am to late, at the Derby QUAD. Tickets are £35 or free if you’re a member of the HWA. Expect exclusive interviews, panels, short film screenings and much more from all guests including LSM’s own, Stephen Volk!

Edinburgh Film Festival 2017

Emily Greenwood selected as Talent Lab participant at EIFF 2017

Writer/director Emily Greenwood has been chosen to take part in the Edinburgh International Film Festival Talent Lab, a four day programme supported by the Scottish Government’s Edinburgh Festivals Expo Fund.

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Toby Kebbell cast in Stephen Volk’s ‘Extrasensory’

The upcoming sci-fi feature from Stephen Volk, Extrasensory, has cast Toby Kebbell (Kong: Skull Island, Dawn of the Planet of the Apes, A Monster Calls) in the dual lead roles. He will play twin brothers recruited for a secret Russian experiment into telepathic communication.

The Silence

Tim Lebbon’s The Silence casts it’s lead

The Silence, based on Tim Lebbon‘s fantasy-horror novel, is gearing up for production and has just cast Mad Men actress Kiernan Shipka. Adapted for the big screen by Carey and Shane Van Dyke (Chernobyl Diaries), the movie has set it’s sights on a September shoot date.

Ghost Train

The Hole in the Ground, the directorial debut from Lee Cronin, casts main role

Lee Cronin, the up and coming horror director behind the award winning short Ghost Train (pictured), has added rising talent Seána Kerslake (The Lobster) to the cast of his feature debut The Hole in the Ground. She will star as a single mother who becomes convinced her young son has been transformed by an evil […]