Halloween is fast approaching and that can only mean the highly-anticipated return of LA’s beloved horror convention, “Son of Monsterpalooza”! Birthed out of the “Monsterpalooza” convention held in Pasadena every Spring, Son of Monsterpalooza is held each year at the Marriott Burbank Convention Center in sunny Burbank, CA.
This year’s programming features a vast array of panels including a look back at some of the best work in horror as well as a glimpse into new projects on the horizon. On Friday, Producer Kurt Sayenga will be on hand to present the first episode of a new horror documentary series, “AMC Visionaries: Eli Roth’s History of Horror”. This will be the first time fans will get a glimpse of this 7-Part series before its debut on October 14th! Also on Friday, the infamous Chiodo Brothers make yet another appearance to commemorate the 30th Anniversary of the cult classic, “Killer Klowns From Outer Space”.
On Saturday, Tom Woodruff Jr. and Alec Gillis take to the stage to celebrate 30 years of the acclaimed makeup and effects company, Amalgamated Dynamics, Inc. The Company is responsible for films such as “The Predator”, “Bright”, “Annabelle: Creation”, and “It”. Also on Saturday, the legendary Joe Dante will be on hand to present a sneak peek at the upcoming supernatural horror film, “Camp Cold Brook”.
Finally, on Sunday, Lance Henriksen fans can rejoice as the legendary star takes the stage to reminisce and share stories about the acclaimed FOX TV series. All in all, this year’s Son of Monsterpalooza is an event fans don’t want to miss! Tickets can be purchased at here.