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July 29 and 30, 2017

Special Guests and Appearances

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Meet your favorite haunt makers and Halloween celebrities at Midsummer Scream 2017!

Midsummer Scream offers several opportunities to interact with the creators of your favorite Halloween events and other celebrities from the world of haunted attractions and horror entertainment, from classes and workshops, to panels and presentations, to photo ops and autographs! Below is a sample of who will be in attendance. Check back often for updates and additions!

Featured Guests

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Cassandra Peterson aka Elvira, Mistress of the Dark

Appearing as herself. Saturday, July 29 only.

Full bio.

Sid Haig as Captain Spaulding in House of 1000 Corpses

Sid Haig

Actor, “House of 1000 Corpses”, “The Devil’s Rejects”, “Spider Baby”

Appearing at the Girls & Corpses booth all weekend long!

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“Queen of the Nerds” and the “Ghoul Of Your Dreams.” Globally recognized cosplayer and judge on SyFy’s Cosplay Melee.

Full bio.

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Kane Hodder

Jason Voorhees from the “Friday the 13th” series; Victor Crowley from the “Hatchet” trilogy.

Signing at the Savage Productions booth #162/164 on Saturday, July 29 only.

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Barbara Magnolfi

Olga in “Suspiria.”

Signing all weekend long at the Etheria booth, #154.

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Tony Moran

Michael Myers from “Halloween” (1978).

Signing on Saturday, July 29 at the Coffin Girls booth, #205.

John Murdy

John Murdy

Creative Director, Halloween Horror Nights at Universal Studios Hollywood.

Appearing Sunday, July 30.

Ed Alonzo

Ed Alonzo

World famous magician.

Appearing Sunday, July 30 as part of the Knotts Berry Farm 45 panel.

Bela Lugosi, Jr.

Bela Lugosi, Jr.

Saturday, July 29 only; signing at the Rock Rebel booth.

Bio.

Special Appearances

Show Writer, Knott's Berry Farm. Host, 91 Reasons Podcast.
World famous airbrush artist; "Skin Wars" contestant.
Magician
Pumpkin Carver, as seen on TV on Fox, NFL and NBA.
Creator/Host, Tales from the Fog Podcast. Operations Manager/Sound Designer, Decayed Brigade.
Creative Supervisor/Assistant Director, DELUSION.
Owner Garner Holt Productions, Inc.
Actor, Co-Founder/Supervising Producer Midsummer Scream.
Artist, Builder, CalHaunts Member.
Rick+Christi Full Moon Cartons. Appearing and animating at the HorrorBuzz booth all weekend long.
Manager of Entertainment and Events, Six Flags Magic Mountain and Hurricane Harbor.
Creative Director/Co-Founder, Midsummer Scream. Founder, Theme Park Adventure.
Editor-in-Chief, Blumhouse Productions, Co-Host, Shock Waves Podcast.
Owner, Rotten Apple 907, CalHaunts Member.
Leader/Founder, Zombie Joe's Underground Theatre Group.
Founder and Publisher, No Proscenium.
Founder/Creator, MOTEL 6 Feet Under Haunted House.
Director, "Are You Afraid of the Dark", "Turbo: A Power Rangers Movie".
Member of the Original "Haunt Crew", Knott's Scary Farm.
Co-Owner, Mystic Museum and Bearded Ladies Vintage & Oddities
Owner/Producer/Host, Season Pass Podcast.
Show Writer, The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror.
Owner/Director, DELUSION
Writer/Blogger
Writer, Ben Cooper Costumes historian.
Director of Media Development and Production, Skybound Entertainment.
Corporate Director for the Entertainment and Events Division, Six Flags Theme Parks.
Executive Vice President of Acquisitions and Co-Productions, CBS Films.
Host, The Frame on KPCC (89.3-FM).
Founder and President, Hi Tech Haunts.
Co-Creator, “Are You Afraid of the Dark?”, Director, “Tower of Terror”.
Art Director/Producer, The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror.
Writer/Producer/Director, Author, "Knott’s Halloween Haunt: A Picture History".
Co-Creator/Co-Director/ Co-Curator, The Overlook Film Festival.
Co-Owner, Parks and Cons.
Home Haunter, The Haunt on Roswell Ave,, The Von Ghastly Manor.
Home Haunter, The Von Ghastly Morgue and The Von Ghastly Asylum.
Co-Creative Director, Scout Expedition Co., Themed Entertainment Attraction Designer.
Director of Development, Blumhouse.
Co-Host of BuzzFeed Unsolved, appearing Sunday, July 30 at 11:30 in the Screaming Room.
Actress, Into the Black.
Balloon Twisting Savant.
Founder/CEO, Bone Yard Effects, Inc.
Psychic Medium
Co-Founder, SoCal Valley Haunters.
Owner, Hauntrepreneurs®.
Home Haunter, Prop Builder.
Actor/Artist, Entertainment Consultant, Prop Master and Concept Development.
Actor, “Halloween"(1978), “Beg”(2011) and "A Beautiful Place”(2017). At the Coffin Girls booth Saturday, July 29...
Co-Founder, Stan Winston School of Character Arts.
Young Michael Myers, Rob Zombie's "Halloween". Signing on Saturday, July 29 at the Decayed Brigade booth, #558, 560.
Creature Designer and Filmmaker. "Return of the Jedi", "Gremlins" and "Dinosaurs".
Vice President of Entertainment, Knott's Berry Farm.
Co-Founder, Managing Partner, EPIC Entertainment Group. Queen Mary's Dark Harbor and CHILL.
Actress, Original Witch Talent at Knott's Scary Farm.
Creative Director, Ten Thirty One Productions.
Illustrator and Concept Artist. Signing Saturday 1:00pm-3:00pm at the Evil Squared booth, #254.
Science Educator, Magician.
Actor, "House of 1000 Corpses," "The Devil's Rejects," "Spider-Baby." Appearing all weekend with Girls & Corpses Magazin...
Owner, The Scream Team. Makeup Artist, Six Flags Magic Mountain Fright Fest.
Senior Marketing & Community Manager, AtmosFX.
Celebrity ghost hunter, "Ghost Stalkers". Appearing at the Haunted Orange County booth.
Team Executive Member, The Haunt Store.
Entertainment and Events Creative Supervisor, Six Flags Magic Mountain and Hurricane Harbor.
Production Designer, DELUSION
Film/Stage Actor, "Primary Colors", Fear VR.
Signing on Saturday, July 29 11:00am-1:00pm at the Evil Squared booth, #254.
Public Relations, Six Flags Magic Mountain.
Co-Founder, Shine On Collective
Actress, "Suspiria" (Olga). Signing all weekend long at the Etheria Film Night booth.
Director, Queen Mary's Dark Harbor.
Co-Founder, SoCal Valley Haunters. Owner, VanOaks Cemetery.
CalHaunts Member, Designer, Fabricator.
Co-Creative Director, Scout Expedition Co., Themed Entertainment Graphic Designer.
Host of SyFy's "Fact or Faked: Paranormal Files", appearing at the Haunted Orange County booth.
General Manager, Winchester Mystery House.
Ben Cooper Costumes
Director of Marketing and Communications, Winchester Mystery House.
Animatronic Supervisor, Jim Henson’s Creature Shop.
Jason Voorhees in the "Friday the 13th" series. Signing at the Savage Productions booth #162/164 on Saturday, July 29 on...
The Haunt Store, Rotten Apple 907.
Managing Partner, EPIC Entertainment Group. Queen Mary's Dark Harbor.
Sword Swallower, Entertainer.
Executive Director of Unbound Productions, Co-creator/Producer Wicked Lit.
Owner, Rotten Apple 907, CalHaunts Member.
Designer, Animator, Tiki Historian, 7 Hells.
Emmy-nominated Director/Writer/Producer, "Prom Night II", "Are You Afraid of the Dark?".
Owners, Cross Roads Escape Games.
Disney Imagineer, Henson Puppeteer. Meet her at booth #129!
Co-Host of BuzzFeed Unsolved, appearing Sunday, July 30 at 11:30 in the Screaming Room.
Art Director, Halloween Horror Nights at Universal Studios Hollywood.
Paranormal Author and Investigator. WhatsYourGhostStory.com, LA Hauntings Tour Company.
Former Head of Park Decor, Knott's Berry Farm.
Star of Destination America's "Ghost Brothers". Appearing at the Haunted Orange County booth.
Actor/Stuntman, "House of 1000 Corpses" (Rufus). Appearing all weekend long at the Homicidal Homemaker booth!
Voice Over Actor, Twilight Zone Tower of Terror, Haunted Mansion Holiday.
Designer/Producer, Actor, DELUSION.
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Lineup updated daily! Appearances subject to change without notice.