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Featured Panels and Presentations

Special Guests

Elvira, Mistress of the Dark

Ryan Bergara & Shane Madej

Baker, Photographer, Host and Co-Creator, "The Curious Creations of Christine McConnell"

Actor, Comedian, Voice of the Crypt Keeper, "Tales from the Crypt"

Marnie, "Halloweentown"

Ambassador of Americana

Actor, "House of 1000 Corpses", "Cynthia" (signing at the Girls & Corpses booth)

Director, "Tales from the Crypt: Demon Knight", "Bones", "The Walking Dead"

Horror & Halloween Celebrities

Legendary Disney Imagineer

Actress, "The Exorcist", "Helter Skelter" / signing at Bone Yard Effects

Actor, Gage from the original "Pet Sematary"

Legendary Disney Imagineer / Creator of Haunted Mansion's Doom Buggies

Kal, "Halloweentown 2"

Writer & Producer, Publisher/Deaditor-in-Chief of Girls and Corpses Magazine

Nightmare On Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors

Owner, Nocturnal Designs / Faceoff Season 12 finalist

Actor, Halloween (2007)

Producer, Disney's animated "Lion King" and "Beauty and the Beast" and live action "Haunted Mansion"

Creative Director / Halloween Horror Nights Hollywood

The first Jason Voorhees, "Friday the 13th" (signing at the Fearsome Figures booth)

Scream Queen / The Return Of The Living Dead, Pumpkinhead

Actress, Creator, Host. Halloween Wars, GHOSTED, The FIENDS, Let’s Get Spooky.

Actor, Night Of The Comet, Chopping Mall, Exorcism At 60,000 Feet

Film Actor, "Suspiria"

Entertainer / Cult Leader

Director, "Tales from the Crypt", "House on Haunted Hill"

Special effects supervisor, "Tales from the Crypt", "Ghostbusters", "Raiders of the Lost Ark"

The Ghost Bride at Disneyland's Haunted Mansion

Writer/Musician, Creature Feature / Rufus Rex

Writer/Director, "Nightmare Cinema"; Writer, "Hocus Pocus"

Actor, "Sleepaway Camp"

Actor, "House of 1000 Corpses" / "Westworld"

Actor, "Severus Snape and the Marauders", Edgar, suit performer, "Curious Creations of Christine McConnell"

Actor, "Hellraiser"

Actor, Old Woman in "Insidious"

Meet the Dream Warriors from ``Nightmare on Elm Street 3``

Nightmare On Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors

Will, "Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors"; Bo, "Elvira, Mistress of the Dark"

Kincaid in "Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors" and "Nightmare on Elm Street 4: The Dream Warrior"

Actor, "Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors", "Class of 1999", "Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade"

Jennifer in "Nightmare on Elm Street: Dream Warriors"

Taryn, "Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors"

Influencers and Creators of Horror Entertainment and Haunted Attractions

Former Creative Executive, Walt Disney Imagineering

Set Decorator / Prop Fabricator

Owner, Sinister Pointe Productions

Psychic Reader / Host, "Witch Doctorate" podcast

Director, "Pool Party Massacre"

Solitary Ecclectic Ceremonial Witch

Designer, animator, owner, 7 Hells

Founder, Scott Swenson Creative Development, LLC

Comedian, Actress, voice and puppeteer of Rose, "The Curious Creations of Christine McConnell"

James H. Carter II, Roxy Tart, Shannon McGrew

Trevor Shand, Lauren Shand, Austin Wilkin, Rachel Tejada, Leon D'Antonio

Host, Blumhouse's "Shock Waves" & Fangoria's "Nightmare University"

Creator, Delusion; filmmaker


Co-Founder, My Haunt Life Podcast

Co-Owner, Parks and Cons

Live Entertainment Producer, Knott's Berry Farm

International Award-Winning Balloon Artist

Cornelius Cobb’s Carnival of Dreams

Director, "The Haunted Mansion", "The Lion King"

Knott's Berry Farm Entertainment Design

Walt Disney Imagineering (WED) Interior Designer / Haunted Mansion

Tales From The Fog Podcast / The Decayed Brigade

Founder, Ten Thirty One Productions / Author, Creator "Los Angeles Haunted Hayride"

Founder, Lost Spirits Distillery

Co-Founder, Epic Entertainment Group

Founder, Just Fix It Productions; Creep LA, The Willows

Actor / ASL Instructor

Director of Operations & Founding Partner / Thirteenth Floor Entertainment Group

Co-Owner, Parks and Cons

Co-Founder/Managing Partner, Epic Entertainment Group, LLC

Co-Founder, My Haunt Life Podcast

Filmmaker, Comedian, Writer

Associate Producer, "Tales from the Crypt" / Writer, Director, "Love Object"

Writer/Director, Plague Productions

Host, Season Pass podcast

Haunter / CalHauntS

Author, Secrets of the Weird and Sexy Leper

Creative Supervisor / Choreographer

Writer, Nuts & Volts and Servo magazines

Producer, Sinful Celluloid Entertainment

Edgar voice and puppeteer, "The Curious Creations of Christine McConnell"

Academy Award winning animator, "Better Off Dead", "Tales from the Crypt"

Author / Chief Editor, Omnium Gatherum

Designer, Artist, and Animator

CalHauntS / Rotten Apple 907

Haunter / CalHauntS

Director of Programming, Etheria Film Festival

Co-Founder, Reel Guise FX

Author, Soul Traitor / Writer, Fangoria, FirstComicsNews

Art Director, Halloween Horror Nights Hollywood

Author / Secretary, Horror Writers Association, San Diego

Chief Creative Officer, Mycotoo


No Proscenium, LEIA

Owner/Creative Director, Plague Productions

Haunter / CalHauntS

Show Writer, Entertainment at Knott's Berry Farm

Author, Unlocking the Cage: Exploring the Motivations of MMA Fighters and Try Not to Die

Owner, Reign of Terror Haunted House

Author, The Lady From The Black Lagoon

CEO & Founding Partner / Thirteenth Floor Entertainment Group

Brian Henderson, Jef Overn and Josh Staples

Sociologist, Author, SCREAM: Chilling Adventures in the Science of Fear

Founder, Zombie Joe's Underground Theatre

Director of Creative, Mycotoo

Host/Creator, Dark 5

Writer / Artistic Director

Haunter / CalHauntS

Actor/Voiceover Artist

Phantom Carriage / Festival Obscura

Rankle puppeteer and voice, "Curious Creations of Christine McConnell"

Author, I'm Not Even Supposed to Be Here Today

Author of the Woodsview Murder series / Editor, The Midnight Society

Host/Producer - Dizney Coast to Coast

Owner, The Cauldron Spirits and Brews

Co-Founder, Creative Director, Midsummer Scream

Tales From The Fog Podcast / The Decayed Brigade

Co-Founder, Reel Guise FX

Floral Artist, Fated Florals

Vice President of Entertainment, Knott's Berry Farm

Host, "Something Scary" / Producer, Snarled Network

Founder, Beetle House

Co-creator Shades & Shadows

Reel Guise FX

4th generation psychic / co-host, "Where The Magick Happens" podcast

Co-founder, E3W Productions

Marketing Manager, Black Phoenix Alchemy Lab / Event Producer

Production Designer / Set Dresser

Executive Producer / Partnership Director, JFI Productions

Emmy Winning Writer/Producer, Executive Producer and Co-Creator, "The Curious Creations of Christine McConnell"


The 4th Horseman / Festival Obscura

Mystic Dylan, Erick Yaro Wessel

Production Designer, "Tales from the Crypt", "The Walking Dead", "Idle Hands"

Cartoonist, "Cartoon Flophouse Comics", "Heavy Metal", "The Simpsons"

Co-owner, The Crooked Path Occult Apothecary

"Makeup Your Mood", "Death Happens" and "Monster Brain"

Haunter / CalHauntS

Artistic Director, Mycotoo

Nikki Montoya, Gabriel Montoya

Horror Movie A Day, Birth.Movies.Death
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All appearances subject to change due to availability.

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