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Spooky Empire Kicks Off August With More Guest Announcements


DANIELLE HARRIS is known for her role as "Jamie Lloyd" in the original "Halloween 4" and "Halloween 5", and as "Annie" in Rob Zombie's "Halloween" ('07) and "Halloween II" ('11).

She's also appeared in many other films and TV series including "Don't Tell Mom The Babysitter's Dead", "Roseanne", Urban Legend", "The Wild Thornberry's!

It’s been a while, but we’re thrilled to welcome this “charming” guest back to Spooky Empire this October!

BRIAN KRAUSE is best known for his role as Whitelighter Leo on the TV series opposite Alyssa Milano, Rose McGowan, Holly Marie Combs and Shannen Doherty. He starred on the popular program for eight seasons and appeared in 150+ episodes.

BRIAN has also appeared in numerous films and TV shows including Stephen King’s “Sleepwalkers”, “Return to the Blue Lagoon”, “Tales from the Crypt”, “Return to Cabin by the Lake”, “An American Summer”, “Ties That Bind”, “Devil’s Diary”, “Mad Men”, and so many more!!

Don't fall asleep on this announcement...

AMANDA WYSS joins Robert Englund at Spooky Empire in Orlando, FL this October!

AMANDA WYSS not only appeared as "Tina" in A NIGHTMARE ON ELM, you may remember her starring many 80's iconic movies including "Better Off Dead" alongside John Cusack, "Fast Times at Ridgemont High" with Judge Reinhold and Sean Penn!

Saw is Family...

LEATHERFACE joins OUR family this October!

Welcome BILL JOHNSON to Spooky Empire! BILL JOHNSON is best known for his role as "Leatherface" in “The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2”, the sequel to Tobe Hooper's classic horror film.

BILL has also appeared in “Future-Kill”, “D.O.A”, “The American Scream”, “Butcher Boys”, “Lucid”, “The Caretakers” and more!

How can we celebrate Halloween Weekend without the Mistress of the Dark?

CASSANDRA PETERSON, aka ELVIRA, joins us at Spooky Empire this October, for 2 days only, to celebrate our 20th Anniversary!

Meet CASSANDRA PETERSON, in person, October 28th and 29thONLY, at the Hyatt Regency in Orlando, FL.

CASSANDRA has starred in countless films as the iconic “Elvira”, including “Elvira: Mistress of the Dark” and “Elvira’s Haunted Hills”, she’s one of the most recognized horror hosts on the long running syndicated “Elvira’s Movie Macabre”, and more recently has popped up with appearances in Rob Zombie’s “The Munsters”, “The Goldbergs”, and “RuPaul’s Drag Race”. Cassandra Peterson has spent over four decades solidifying the Elvira brand that has become synonymous with Halloween and the horror genre.

Be on the look out for a very special exclusive item in collaboration with CASSANDRA, details coming soon!

**Cassandra is appearing as Cassandra Peterson only. Photo Op schedule and pre-sales coming soon

Whatever you do, don’t fall asleep… HEATHER LANGENKAMP will be joining us, and ROBERT ENGLUND, at Spooky Empire October 27-29, 2023! HEATHER LANGENKAMP is known for her iconic role as "Nancy Thompson" in "A NIGHTMARE ON ELM STREET", "A NIGHTMARE ON ELM STREET 3: DREAM WARRIORS", "Heather Langenkamp" in "WES CRAVEN'S A NEW NIGHTMARE", and "Marie Lubbock" in the hit TV show "JUST THE TEN OF US". As well as "THE BUTTERFLY ROOM", "STAR TREK INTO DARKNESS", TRUTH OR DARE", the series "GROWING PAINS'' and so many more!

Actress and Director, ROSE McGOWAN, joins us this October 27-29 in Orlando, FL.

ROSE is best known for some of the most badass roles in film and TV including “Jawbreaker” (Courtney), “Planet Terror” (Cherry Darling), “Death Proof” (Pam), “Charmed” (Paige), “Scream” (Tatum), “The Doom Generation” (Amy), plus “Ready to Rumble”, “The Black Dahlia”, “Dead Awake”, “Once Upon A Time”, “Encino Man”, “Bio-Dome” and many more.

Dog will hunt! Kicking off this week’s announcements with one of our favorites, the one and only BILL MOSELEY!

BILL returns to Spooky Empire this October 27-29, 2023 in Orlando, FL!

From "Chop Top" to "Otis" and many in between, BILL MOSELEY has appeared in numerous films and cult classics including "The Texas Chainsaw Masscre 2", "The Blob", "Night of the Living Dead", "Army of Darkness", "Carnivale", "ER", "Repo! The Genetic Opera", "The Devil's Carnival", "Texas Chainsaw 3D", "Grindhouse", "Holliston", and of course Rob Zombie's films "The Devil's Rejects", "House of 1,000 Corpses", "Halloween", "3 From Hell", "The Haunted World of El Superbeasto" and so many more!

It's Showtime!...and there's no shortage of talent at Spooky Empire this year!

To add to our line up of artists this week, we're thrilled to announce one of the most renowned make-up and special Fx artists in the industry, VE NEILL!!

VE NEILL has been nominated for and has won more Academy Awards for make-up than any other woman. She's best known for her Make-Up work on “Beetlejuice”, “Edward Scissorhands”, “Sweeney Todd”, “The Lost Boys”, “Big Top Pee-Wee”, “Batman Returns”, “Ed Wood”, “Mars Attacks”, “Galaxy Quest”, “Batman & Robin”, “Pirates of the Caribbean”, “The Hunger Games” and so many more. VE frequently works alongside the one and only Tim Burton! VE NEILL also served as a judge on the hit SyFy original series, “Face Off”.

The Master of Special Effects, the one and only TOM SAVINI, will appear October 27-29, 2023 at the Hyatt Regency Orlando!

TOM SAVINI is well known for his makeup and special effects work on many George Romero films including "Dawn of the Dead", "Day of the Dead", "Creepshow" and more. He also created the special effects and makeup for many cult classics like "Friday the 13th", and "The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2". As an actor you've seen in him cult favorites like "From Dusk Til Dawn" and "Grindhouse", "Django Unchained", "From Dusk Til Dawn:The Series", "Machete Kills", "Locke and Key", and "NOS4A2", plus so many more!

We’re thrilled to announce GREG NICOTERO is joining us at Spooky Empire this October!

Special FX artist, producer, and director, GREG NICOTERO started out doing special effects makeup on the George A. Romero film “Day of the Dead”.

He then formed KNB EFX Group, a special make-up effects studio which has gone on to work on over 400 film and television projects. KNB has won numerous awards, for their work on the miniseries “Dune” and for achievement in makeup for The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe.

He served as an executive producer, special make-up effects supervisor, and primary director on the AMCTV series The Walking Dead and Fear the Walking Dead. Nicotero has directed 37 episodes of The Walking Dead and is the creator of the web series The Walking Dead: Webisodes.

Other Film and TV projects he’s worked on include “The Hateful Eight”, “Once Upon A Time in Hollywood”, “The Book of Eli”, “The Mist”, “Water for Elephants”, “Grindhouse”, “Death Proof”, “The Hills Have Eyes”and more!

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