Toronto: “CURTAINS” and “FUNERAL HOME’s” Lesleh Donaldson Joins HORROR-RAMANews Fangoria Staff
Toronto-based horror convention HORROR-RAMA, a two-day fan event happening in Toronto, Canada this November 1-2, 2014 (check out the preliminary news item here) has just announced its latest guest.
HORROR-RAMA is excited to be bringing in NYC-based Canadian actress Lesleh Donaldson! Horror fans know Lesleh well from her starring roles in William Fruet’s eerie shocker FUNERAL HOME, J. Lee Thompson’s classic Cinepix slasher HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO ME, the giant rat bloodbath DEADLY EYES and the recently restored chiller CURTAINS.
Lesleh will be joining HORROR-RAMA’s other guests which include the First Lady of Gothic Italian horror Barbara Steele; pioneering shock rocker Nivek Ogre, of the industrial performance-art band Skinny Puppy; psychosexual horror author Michael Slade (HEADHUNTER, GHOUL), filmmaker and author Jovanka Vuckovic (JACQUELINE ESS; FX legend, actor and filmmaker, Tom Savini (DAWN OF THE DEAD, MANIAC), British born, Toronto based FX artist Paul Jones (NIGHTBREED, SILENT HILL, NURSE 3D); FRANKENHOOKER starlet Patty Mullen, costume designer Alex Kavanagh (SAW, GINGER SNAPS, LAND OF THE DEAD, REPO!) and former Tim Burton muse, actress Lisa Marie (SLEEPY HOLLOW, ED WOOD, MARS ATTACKS!).
The brainchild of Toronto cult cinema institution SUSPECT Video and its owner Luis Ceriz and FANGORIA editor Chris Alexander, HORROR-RAMA is a niche convention, bringing together legends of horror cinema and dark pop culture for an intimate and interactive couple of days in the heart of the city.
VIP Ticket packages are now available here. More guests will be announced over the next several weeks, so stay tuned and be sure to visit the HORROR-RAMA Facebook page for even more details as well as HORROR-RAMA.