GEEK NATION’S OUT OF THE BLUE PODCAST!

Check out my husband Adam and I as we drop by Geek Nation for David Blue’s podcast Out of the Blue!  We talk about being a couple in the industry and answer some fun and interesting  questions:)

HATCHET 3 RED BAND TRAILER NOW ONLINE! EW ARTICLE…

So after a year of waiting, HATCHET 3 is about to be released in theaters!  Today they released the red band trailer and it looks freaking amazing!  See it below in the original EW write up:)

‘Hatchet III’ exclusive: Check out the horror sequel’s new trailer — GRUESOME: ADULT CONTENT AND NSFW


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Hatchet-3-poster.jpgImage Credit: Dark Sky Films

Few recent filmmakers have more enthusiastically, or more bloodily, embraced the mantle of horror director than Adam Green whose Hatchet franchise details the gore-drenched ways of swamp-dwelling maniac Victor Crowley. Indeed, 2010′s unrated Hatchet II made headlines when the AMC cinema chain pulled the movie from screens after just a couple of days.

Has that brouhaha prompted the filmmaker to tone down the mayhem featured in his slasher saga? Apparently not, judging by the new, extremely violent, and detached body part-featuring trailer for the also unrated Hatchet III, which was penned by Green and directed by BJ McDonnell.

Hatchet III stars Kane Hodder, Danielle Harris, and Zach Galligan and is theatrically released June 14. But you can exclusively see the new trailer below — we would suggest you not do so while eating lunch.

HATCHET 3 CAST ANNOUNCED!!

So excited that I can finally tell you all that I will be joining the cast of HATCHET 3!  We start filming tomorrow in the swamps here in Louisiana.  I will be playing the part of a SWAT officer who goes into the swamp looking for Victor Crowley.  Read the full story here:

Zach Galligan to Battle Victor Crowley in ‘Hatchet 3′

by Joseph McCabe, Today 3:00 PM PDT

Gremlins

Another face familiar to all horror fans has joined the cast of Hatchet 3Gremlins star Zach Galligan has signed on to play Sheriff Fowler — “the quiet Louisiana precinct of Jefferson Parish’s hard-nosed head of police” — in the latest installment of the film series created by Adam Greene (whoseHolliston is currently airing Tuesday nights at 10:30 PM EST on FEARnet). A couple of other prominent cast and crew members were also annouced today. Details after the jump.

The Hollywood Reporter has the exclusive on the latest Hatchet 3 casting news. Here’s the official announcement we just received: ”The Hollywood Reporter has exclusively announced additional talent joining the ensemble cast of BJ McDonnell’s HATCHET 3, the third entry in the popular slasher franchise produced by Dark Sky Films and ArieScope Pictures. Principal photography is set to roll on the hotly-anticipated threequel outside of new Orleans tomorrow, May 30, 2012.”

“The trade reports Zach Galligan, best-known from his roles in genre classics GremlinsWaxworks, and their respective sequels, will play Sheriff Fowler, the quiet Louisiana precinct of Jefferson Parish’s hard-nosed head of police. A New York native, Galligan first rose to prominence with Joe Dante’s 1984 blockbuster Gremlins, and has since appeared in a number of horror, science fiction, and dramatic features. He currently teaches acting at Manhattan’s Stonestreet Studios.

“‘I’m so excited to have Zach as a part of the HATCHET 3 family,’ says director McDonnell. ‘I’m a huge fan of Gremlins and his performance as Billy Peltzer. I have the utmost faith in him, and know he’s going to bring everything he’s got to the role of Sheriff Fowler.’

“Cody Blue Snider, star of A&E’s ‘Growing up Twisted’, plays Deputy Schneiderman, a gun-loving, heavy artillery-carrying area police officer joining in the assault on Victor Crowley. Rileah Vanderbilt, who Hatchet fans know as the first two entries’ “Young Victor Crowley”, will be play Mikaela Dougherty – a SWAT Team member sent in to Honey Island Swamp as part of the search and recovery team. An integral part of the ArieScope team, this marks her first major role in the series.

“Taking on the film’s scoring duties is critically-acclaimed composer Bear McCreary, known for his stunning work on Ron Moore’s ‘Battlestar Galactica’ reboot, and currently featured on AMC’s hit series “The Walking Dead.”

“‘It’s an honor to have Bear aboard HATCHET 3,’ says writer/producer Adam Green. ‘Since working with him on my TV series “Holliston”, he’s instantly become a new and integral part of the ArieScope Pictures family. There’s literally nothing he can’t do – and best of all, he does it all with a level of class that elevates the quality of every project he touches.’

“They join returning cast members Danielle Harris and Kane Hodder, as well as Derek Mears (Friday the 13th 2009), Caroline Williams (Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2), Sean Whalen (The People Under the Stairs), Diane Goldner (Pulse 2 and 3, the Feast franchise), and The FP writer/director/star Jason Trost, who were announced Thursday, May 24, at Variety.

“HATCHET 3, which opens on the ultraviolent final shot of Hatchet 2, continues the tale of the now-iconic slasher villain Victor Crowley (Kane Hodder). As a search and recovery team heads into the haunted swamp to pick up the pieces and carnage left behind from the first two films, Marybeth (Danielle Harris) hunts down the true secret to ending the voodoo curse that has left the ghost of Victor Crowley haunting and terrorizing Honey Island Swamp for decades.

“The sequel, which films outside of New Orleans, Louisiana from late May to mid- June, 2012, is a co-production of MPI/Dark Sky Films and Green’s Los Angeles-based ArieScope Pictures. The film marks cinematographer McDonnell’s directorial debut after having handled A and B camera operations on such features as Rob Zombie’s Halloween remake, Timur Bekmambetov’s upcoming Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter, and Adam Green’s first two Hatchet films.”

SEQUEL TO SABER WITH NERDIST INDUSTRIES AND SETH GREEN COMING SOON!

I know how patiently some of you have been waiting for a sequel to Clare Grant’s and my sexy Star Wars fan film, “Saber”. Well, the wait is finally over. Teaming up with the Lord of the Nerds, Nerdist Industries, with Seth Green directing, Clare and I are making another dream come true for ourselves with our “Saber 2: The Bodywash Strikes Back”.

If you are unfamiliar with the original Saber, directed by Adam Green, please check it out. At the 2009 San Diego Comic Con we won two awards at the LucasFilm Fan Film Awards: Audience Choice & Best Action.

And now, the poster, shot by Eric Blackmon with graphic design by Jason Miller, that you have all been waiting for:

Saber 2: Return of the Body Wash

SEXY NIGHTMARE SLAYERS!

What do you get when you cross Xena, and Buffy with a little bit of The Office and Evil Dead?  You get “Sexy Nightmare Slayers” of course!  Clare Grant, Adam Green and I team up to bring you an original digital series about two warrior angels from heaven who help protect children from the monsters under their beds, the demons in their closets, and a variety of other ghoulish creations that go bump in the night!

 

 

HATCHET 2 DVD SIGNING!

Come join me and the rest of the cast of HATCHET 2 for the DVD signing and release at Dark Delicacies in Burbank! 3512 W. Magnolia Blvd, Burbank, CA. 91505. Starts at 7pm sharp. Hope to see you all there!

A MIDSUMMER NIGHTS DREAM

It’s long over due…but here it is.

On June 26, 2010 Adam Green and I tied the knot in a private ceremony held in Malibu California. As this was a moment in our lives that was meant to be shared only with our family and closest of friends, we purposely did not publicly post or publish any information or pictures (though candid photos from some of our guests did manage to slip out on various social networking sites as is to be expected:). But since then I’ve had so many fans write in and ask if we were ever going to share any photos from the wedding, so not wanting to completely leave you all out, Adam and I picked just a very small handful of images that we felt comfortable sharing with the world and that we felt encapsulated our truly magical and amazing celebration. Picking through the hundreds and hundreds of photos and trying to pick just a few that we felt shared the essence without intruding too heavily into such a personal moment was not an easy task (which is partially why this blog is coming almost 6 months after the fact:)

As one guest said “Looking at the audience it was like Fashion Week meets a Horror Convention meets a Rock Concert meets a Golden Globes party.” We were married by our very close friend Dee Snider, in a ceremony that we wrote entirely ourselves- along with Dee’s own added flavor. When he pronounced us “husband and wife” it was not by “the power invested in the state of California”, but by “the power invested in the rock gods above and by the power of Grey Skull!” It was a very funny, very personal, and very emotional ceremony as any great wedding should be and the evening as a whole was definitely the celebration of a lifetime. The outpouring of love and happiness in the air was way more overwhelming than I ever expected or have ever seen at any wedding and we partied with our friends long into the night after the actual reception was over.

Thank you to everyone who has sent their congratulations and well wishes and we hope you enjoy these very few but very special images from our big day.

Happily ever after-

Rileah

 



 

 

 

 

 

HATCHET 2 PREMIERE

Hollywood Premiere of HATCHET 2 at the world famous Egyptian Theater. Stay out of the swamps!

 

RILEAH AND ADAM ARE INTERVIEWED FOR HATCHET 2

HATCHET/FROZEN DVD SIGNING

Come join the cast and crew of HATCHET AND FROZEN for a DvD signing at Dark Delicacies in Burbank! 3512 W. Magnolia Blvd. Burbank, CA 91505. Starts at 7pm this Friday. Come by and say hi!!

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