John Harrison: Tell us a little bit about your background and upbringing – where were you born and raised? What initially drew you to acting? Rex Sikes: I was born in the Midwest and moved to Los Angeles first chance I got. My parents put me in dancing and acrobaticRead More →

The Naked Kiss: You wear a lot of different hats; you produce a magazine, a radio show and direct films. Do you prefer one over the other? Bill Zebub: Each role has rewards, but I like making movies more than I like the other activities. When I am on theRead More →

Crimson Celluloid: Firstly on an entirely self-indulgent note I have to say a hearty thank you for all the great film entertainment you have provided over your career. You have worked with a veritable who’s who of actors and you always deliver. Is this common of the fan reaction toRead More →

Crimson Celluloid: I imagine, as the outsider I am, that it’s a massive change of lifestyle going from your home state of North Carolina to the mean streets of Los Angeles. How have you found things since you have moved? Samantha Mills: It is a big change that’s for sure.Read More →

Ted V Mikels is a legend. No two ways about it. From his earliest work through to latter day works he put his heart and soul into every film. Younger gorehounds should check out his entire back catalogue of films, we old bastards already know how cool and influential heRead More →

Crimson Celluloid: I guess the most obvious way to start this interview is to find out what you have been doing for the past few years? We haven’t seen much mention of you and, frankly, were concerned that you may have died. Nick Zedd: You wish. Learn to use aRead More →

  Crimson Celluloid: There’s a quote that I think of when I think of you Gene… “I suffer for my art, now it’s YOUR turn”. How much does suffering and adversity play a part in your creative process? Gene Gregorits: It’s NOT the suffering necessarily, it’s the wisdom you acquireRead More →

Crimson Celluloid: The obvious first question is how does a nice American girl like you end up in Germany filming what will quite possibly become one of the most infamous horror films of the decade? Ashlynn Yennie: First of all…how do you know I am nice? ahaha… kidding… I amRead More →

Crimson Celluloid: Starting with a predictable and clichéd question, can you cite which filmmakers have had the greatest influence on you and what was the impetus behind your getting into filmmaking? Patrick: I got into filmmaking from racing motorcycles in the mid 60s, crashing breaking both collarbones then my nose.Read More →

Crimson Celluloid: Firstly, for the uninitiated can you give a bit of background information about yourself. Gina La Piana: I’m from Brooklyn, NY but was raised by my father in Corona, CA. I had a challenging upbringing and found myself drawn to music and acting because it was my wayRead More →

  Crimson Celluloid: One of your very earliest films was One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest, was it intimidating working alongside Jack Nicholson that early in your career? Michael Berryman: Cuckoo’s Nest was my 2nd day working as an actor and when I wrapped, it was day 127. Needless to say, I wasRead More →