Ricky Hess is the creator and producer of Horror Hotel. His extensive experience working with latex polymers profes- sionally formed the background for his makeup effects artistry used in a number of independent films in the Atlanta area. He is an award winning costume designer as well . Being a true geek at heart, he grew up on Science fiction movies like Star Wars, Indiana Jones, Back to the Future, and shows like Star Trek and Twilight Zone.
The Horror Hotel series is an antholog with a complete story in each episode. each "Something you don't get with most series" says Ricky. "Twilight Zone and Alfred Hitchcock were big inspirations for the stories. The series has varying stories that span multiple genera's including science fiction, horror, thriller, and suspense. Like Hitchcock, there will be moments of comedy and drama for added entertainment. The goal of Horror Hotel is to bring a fun experience to the audience. Different film makers, styles, and stories means you never know what the Horror Hotel will bring next!"
Many talented individuals from industry professionals to film students work to produce the episodes. Horror Hotel provides students with an experience outside their normal curriculum. Even recent graduates can gain valuable experience while launching themselves into the professional world of entertain- ment. Like Ricky, some people just love making films and do it out of pure enjoy- ment. Either way, everyone has something to gain by working on the set of Horror Hotel. We invite you to check out the cast and crew pages for each episode to learn more about the talented filmmakers working on Horror Hotel.
Submissions Horror Hotel does not accept unsolicited submissions for stories. For casting consideration, please "like" and follow our facebook page for announcements on all upcoming casting opportunities.