2017 CCFF

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G Larry Butler has more than thirty years in the entertainment industry. G Larry Butler has been on T.V., Radio, Theater, and both short and feature films.
G Larry Butler has more than one hundred and fifty credits to his name in his three decades of entertaining. Comedy is his favorite, but he has been in almost every genre possible.

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Santiago Cirilo from known from The Walking Dead, The Paranormal Chaser Series, and several other credits. 

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A native of Chattanooga, Mark  Fults is a locally known self taught  psychic, artist trance medium ,songwriter and storyteller. In Chattanooga Chills and its sequel Chattanooga Chills Scream  Louder , Fults shares a lifelong collection of stories set in the rich historical landscape of Chattanooga ,Tennessee. From Native American burial grounds to the Civil war battlefields,from elegant hotels like the Read House to a lynching on the Walnut Street Bridge. Chattanooga has ghosts ,some of whom he's met personally.
Radio Cult will be performing on opening day and there all weekend for pictures and autographs.


Since their formation in 2005, Radio Cult has played over 1,000 shows across the United States and Europe, released five CDs and a DVD, and contributed music to numerous movie soundtracks.  Radio Cult has their own comic book, video game, trading cards, and even their own cartoon.  The band has also performed live on television numerous times including a performance on the CBS morning show.  Guitarist Bambi Lynn is a featured artist with Dean Guitars and Swiss Picks and the band has signed endorsement deals with GHS strings and Coffin Case.  Regardless of their long list of achievements, Radio Cult is primarily a live band.  If you see their show, you'll know that this energetic trio exemplifies just what entertainment can be!

Jillanna Babb will be performing during the opening ceremony with the Merry Bellies and then again on Saturday night with the Corpse Wax Dollies.
Bio Coming Soon.

Amber Dawn Fox

Amber Dawn Fox is best known for her role on The Walking Dead as "Officer Bello" 

one of Dawn's people at Grady Memorial Hospital in season 5. She appears in the 

film Descending as "Sabrina" (acting opposite Alex Vincent from the Child's Play 

films). She has many other independent credits to her name; including the lead role 

of "Evie" in The Haunting of Four Points (to be released September 2017) as well as 

the supporting role of "Brenda" in Tarnished Notes (based on a true story and 

streaming now). She will be working on the feature film Realm, and is set to play the 

lead villain "Agnes". Production on Realm will be in Nova Scotia.

Amber was born in Indianapolis, IN and now resides in eastern North Carolina with 

her husband and three children. She got her start working on set in 2009, when she 

happened across a random ad looking for background extras for the television show 

One Tree Hill. She fell in love with the industry, and has been working her way up 

since that day.

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Savana Jade Wehunt a season two season Walker (Zombie) on The Walking Dead; including the walker form of the Governor's Daughter Penny. In addition to the television series she was also chosen by Greg Nicotero to be in his Webisodes on the AMC website, she was featured in the 6th episode. She also was Chandler Riggs’ (Carl) stand in, photo double and stunt double. She did the same numerous times for Madison Lintz (Sophia) and helped her learn to be a zombie. This gave her many hours on the set with the main cast who she developed close relationships with. This gave her a fresh and different perspective on the show from her fellow zombies. 
She was also the popsicle eating zombie on the title page of the Atlanta Magazine article about The Walking Dead - Zombies Are So Hot Right Now.
Other projects she has had the privilege to work on are MTV’s Teen Wolf and VH1's Single Ladies. In addition to TV Savana has also held roles in the films The Watch starring Ben Stiller and Vince Vaughn, The Goats starring Val Kilmer and Rada Mitchell, Hunger Games: Catching Fire and Madea's Chirstmas. She also made a cameo appearance in the indie movie Level 7. 
Savana is currently an elementary school teacher in Atlanta. But acting is her passion.

James Duval was born in Detroit, Michigan in 1972. He moved to Los Angeles, California in 1974 where his sister Terry Duval (his only sibling) was born. He attended Gladstone High School in Covina, California from 1986 to 1989 as well attending Mira Costa High School in Manhattan Beach, and Fair Valley in Covina.

Duval has appeared in numerous films from indies to blockbusters including The Doom Generation (1995), Independence Day (1996), SLC Punk! (1998), Go (1999), Gone in 60 Seconds (2000), Donnie Darko as “Frank” (2001),  the 2009 psychological thriller The Black Waters of Echo's Pond and the mystery crime-thriller film Noirland.

Although he was trained as a classical pianist as a child he eventually moved to the guitar. He used to play for "Antoneus Maximus & The Nuthouze Band" who had been playing gigs at local venues in Los Angeles. 2004 saw them working on their 1st album which included guest appearances by such luminaries as 'Apl.de.Ap', 'DjMotiv8' and 'Dante Santiago' from "Black Eyed Peas" as well as 'Kid' (Chris) from "Kid'N'Play". He practices/teaches Hatha Yoga in between films and now plays Guitar/Piano and sings in the band "Gene Wilder" with friends and fellow actors "Brian McGuire" and Brett Roberts".

Samantha Newark : With a wildly loyal global fan-base for her voice-over work as "Jem" and "Jerrica" in the cartoon classic "Jem and the Holograms" Samantha is also a part of the iconic Hasbro brand "Transformers" with guest-starring roles as "Ariel", "Elise Presser" and "The Zamajon Empress". She can be heard as the gentle British voice of Peter Pan's mother in the classic Steven Spielberg's feature film "Hook". and starred in the campy horror flick Summer Camp Nightmare with Chuck Conners as rebel camper Debbie. Samantha appears in the 2015 live action Jem and the holograms feature film alongside Juliet Lewis, Molly Ringwald and Aubrey Peeples in special cameo role, her shout out to legions of original fans. In the late 2000's Samantha was invited into the prestigious Leonard Cohen circle as a back-up singer and went on to tour extensively as a back up singer with the stadium worthy "Bricks in the Wall" belting out the Sights and Sounds of Pink Floyd. Based in Nashville TN since 2014 Samantha is writing and recording her solo self released solo Pop/electronica/dance albums. Her original music and vocals can be heard on many block buster game titles such as God of War, Twisted Metal black and Wild Arms 3, movie soundtracks and hit TV shows such as Smallville, Gossip Girl, The Ellen Show and the Kardashian franchise and more. Samantha was Invited back in 2015 to do more voice work in the up coming animated short film HG Chicken starring Bobcat Goldthwait, the same animation team that brought Pound Dogs the animated festival favorite to the screen. She also can be heard narrating the audio book for "Square Zair Pair" a children's book from author Jase Peeples and illustrator Christine Knopp available 2016

Written By: Bob Shaw

Jason Charles Miller is an accomplished and multi-faceted performer, with more than two decades of professional experience as a musician, songwriter, singer and voice actor.

Originally from Clifton, VA, Jason now lives in Los Angeles, CA where he owns and runs the successful recording complex, Central Command Studios.

Jason has co-written songs with artists Marilyn Manson, Billy Ray Cyrus, Ben Moody [Evanescence], Chuck Goff [Toby Keith Band], Jeordie White [Nine Inch Nails], Driver Williams [Eric Church Band], Otherwise, Rev Theory and living legend Paul Anka. Songs he's written can be heard on HBO's True Blood and Hung, WWE Friday Night Smackdown, The NFL Today, Dateline NBC, and the wildly popular web series The Guild, Co-Optitude, The New Adventures of Peter and Wendy and Critical Role. Jason co-wrote the smash single "Cruisin' for a Bruisin" for the Disney Channel hit movie, Teen Beach Movie. The soundtrack was #1 on the Billboard charts and "Cruisin' for a Bruisin" was nominated for a Radio Disney Award. Jason also penned the all star collaboration "Forever In Our Hearts," a song to benefit the victims of the 2004 tsunami in South Asia which included Brian McKnight, Mya, Jacoby Shaddix [Papa Roach], Nate Dogg and many more. He's produced songs for artists as varied as Bret Michaels, Felicia Day, Godhead, Psyclon 9, Tina Guo and YouTube sensation Drew Tabor.

As a solo artist, Jason has opened for country greats Alan Jackson, Toby Keith, Gary Allan, Eric Church, Justin Moore, Big Kenny of Big and Rich, and Jerrod Niemann.

Miller is also widely recognized as the frontman and founder of the rock band Godhead, the only band ever signed to Marilyn Manson's Posthuman Records. The band has sold more than 250,000 albums, and toured the world with the likes of Manson, Ozzy Osbourne, Disturbed, GWAR, Slipknot, Rammstein, Linkin Park and Korn frontman Jonathan Davis.

Jason has received two Gold Record Awards for sales. One for the Godhead song "Penetrate" on the Queen of the Damned movie soundtrack, and the other for the song "The End Has Come," which he wrote and performed with Evanescence founder Ben Moody for the movie The Punisher. Jason also recently sang two songs on the critically acclaimed soundtrack for the video game Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance, and has even sung backup for Robert Smith of The Cure on the Reeves Gabrels/Robert Smith song, "Yesterday's Gone."

As a voice actor Jason has appeared in over 60 animated productions and dozens of video games and live action productions. Some career highlights include The Legend of Korra (The Sherriff), Hearthstone - Heroes of Warcraft, Firefall (Captain Wallach, Sergeant Lewis) Avatar: The Last Airbender, Final Fantasy 14: A Realm Reborn (Raubahn Aldynn), Batman: The Brave and the Bold (Dollman and Black Condor), Moribito, Guardian of the Spirit (Shinji), The Wonder Woman Animated Movie (Thraxx), Code Geass (Urabe), World of Warcraft (Prince Valanar, Commander Stoutbeard, Terrath the Steady, Hagrim Hopebreaker), Super Street Fighter 4, Street Fighter X Tekken, Ultra Street Fighter 4 (Guy), Resident Evil 5 (Robert Kendo), Dragon's Dogma (Ser Wesley, Ser Jakys), Star Craft 2, Diablo III (Radek the Fence), Guild Wars 2 (Ben Tenstrikes, Big Nose Ted, Stefan Barush, Seneschal Elam) and has even narrated a film for NASA, "Bennu's Journey" which appears in museums and planetariums around the country. You can see Jason on screen as Strike Leader Jackson in the SyFy original movie, Battle Planet, as the dastardly villain Kowboy Killa in Chatroom of Solitude on Stan Lee's World of Heroes network, playing himself in season 5 of The Guild, and squabbling with Lewis Black and Andy Dick in various productions on Comedy Central.

Jason has been featured in magazines such as Rolling Stone, Billboard, Guitar World, Inside Kung Fu and many more. He's also appeared on MTV, MTV2, Fuse and VH1. Touted by many critics as one of rock and country's best and most consistent live singers, Jason continues to wow live audiences all over the world

Barbara Linnea Quigley was born in Davenport, Iowa, on May 27, 1958 to Heath and Dorothy Quigley. Her Mother was a housewife and her Father a noted Chiropractor and psychologist. After moving with her family to Los Angeles in the late 1970s, the short, petite Linnea began working at a Jack Lalanne Spa. There she was encouraged to try modeling and acting. She soon began getting small parts in commercials and B-movies, such as "Stone Cold Dead" (1979) and "Wheeler" (1975). Her breakout role was in "The Return of the Living Dead" (1985), which has gone on to become a cult classic, and established her firmly as "Queen of the Bs". Her reign was supreme in the late 1980s with such films as "Sorority Babes in the Slimeball Bowl-O-Rama" (1988), "Night of the Demons (1988), and "Hollywood Chainsaw Hookers" (1988) In 2001 Linnea moved to Florida to be closer to her ailing parents who had settled there after her father retired. As of this writing she resides in south Florida with her beloved dogs. She is a devoted animal rights advocate, and also leads a strict Vegan lifestyle. Linnea continues to appear in, and produce films. She also appears at Horror Conventions around the globe, where she is a fan favorite. She has written two books about her life in the B-movie industry, "Bio & Chainsaw," in 1992 and "I'm Screaming as Fast as I Can" in 1995. After more than 35 years and more than 125 films, Linnea Quigley is still "America's Scream Queen".

Written By: HGB Entertainment

R.A. Miihailoff : Best known as Leather face in Texas Chainsaw Massacre 3. He has been in several films and T.V, shows including Full House, HBO's 1st and 10, and Highway to Heaven just to name a few. He has also been in movies such as License to Drive, Pumpkin Head 2, and Slasher.com. 

Kindra Sowder was born and raised in Rancho Palos Verdes, CA until the age of 12, when her family moved to Spartanburg, SC. She graduated from high school in 2006 with full honors and as a member of her high school Literary Club and the Spanish Honor Society. In January 2014, she graduated with her second degree in Criminal NeuroPsychology. She married her husband Edd Sowder in May 2014 and still lives in Spartanburg, SC where she is basing Burning Willow Press. Her works have earned multiple award nominations.

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Jeremy Palko is an American actor in film and television. He was born in LaGrange, GA to Bruce and Sabine Palkowetz. Raised in Washington State, Jeremy grew up in Puyallup, WA where he attended Rogers High School. A graduate of the University of Washington in Seattle, Jeremy had his first experience in the theater after a knee injury sidelined him from collegiate sports.

Jeremy found his first speaking role in the film Never Back Down. Jeremy has since gone on to play numerous parts in such television shows as The Vampire Diaries, Are We There Yet?, Burn Notice, The Middle, and Sleepy Hollow. Most recently, Jeremy can be found on the Emmy Nominated show Bloodline, as Nicholas Widmark and Andy on AMC's The Walking Dead.
Brian Christopher Lawler (born January 10, 1972) is an American professional wrestler. He is the son of professional wrestler Jerry "The King" Lawler and brother of wrestling refereeKevin Christian. He is known for his career in World Wrestling Entertainment, where he performed as Grand Master Sexay as one-half of the tag team Too Cool with Scotty 2 Hotty.
Josh Turner: 

Josh "TKO" Turner is a Pro-Wrestler & Actor from Indiana. Josh trained at OVW when they was the WWE training center. Josh went on to have not only sucess in the ring, but outside of the ring as well. Josh has credits like "Tattooed Savior" from The Walking Dead, "Jeter Brother" from Under The Dome, "Jake The Truck Driver" from Banshee and many others. Josh is also big in charities, Fighting For Autism, Pops For Patience, Julianana Barbara Foundation, and many more.

Kaylie Turner:

Kaylie Turner is a young actress from Tennessee. Kaylie started her career at a young age with a starring role in the Vince Vaughn film "Term Life". Kaylie went onto have roles on, The Walking Dead, Stranger Things, Red Road and many other titles. Kaylie was also a children's spokes model for the 2016 NASCAR The Chase for NASCAR Kids. Kaylie also is working with cherries, Fighting For Autism, Pops For Patience, and Julianana Barbara Foundation, and many more.
Scott Lane is an Actor, from the great state of Tennessee. Scott has worked on such titles as, The Walking Dead as a "Savior", Spiderman Homecoming as a "Inmate", and many other productions. Scott is also working with Fighting for Autism, JDRF, and many other charities.

Terence McCorry graduated from Boston University’s Broadcasting and Film program and then embarked on a career behind and in front of the camera working with classic films, casts, and crews: Friday the 13 th III in 3D, The original Nightmare on Elm Street, Amityville 3-D, Wes Craven, Steve Miner, Robert Englund, Jonny Depp, Madonna, Lori Loughlin, Meg Ryan, and Randy Quaid. From Wall Street to Hollywood, South Beach to Tokyo, actor, art director, prop master, costumer, production manager, producer, director, writer, 35 year Sag-Aftra member, Terence travels from NYC to the 2017 Catoosa County Film Festival equipped with behind the scenes tales to tell and best wishes for all filmmakers. Words of advice? “Be the last one standing; be nice to everyone!”
Cameron Goodyear is a Native Floridian Living in the small town of Melbourne, FL Cameron is a US Army Combat Veteran. Cameron has Recently been seen/Featured on AMC’s The Walking Dead as a Featured Savior , CBS’s MacGyver and also Stan Against Evil. Cameron is currently working on multiple projects: the CW’s The Original’s, Marvel’s tv series The Gifted, Showtime’s tv series HomeLand, Fox’s tv series The Resident, and will appear in the movies Dumplin, and Bad Moms Christmas later this year and many more...

D. Michael Watkins is a sequential artist and voice actor as well as the founder and CEO of Highburn Studios. He's also the guy underneath that shiny cowboy hat you see at most cons. Michael received his first lucky break on FEMME-NOIR with Joe Staton and has since risen up among his peers in the comic community with work for Marvel, DC, Image, Dynamite, Dark Horse , Upper Deck, as well as his creator owned project GUARDIANS. You've seen his work on titles such as SONIC THE HEDGEHOG, TRANSFORMERS, IRON MAN, AVENGERS ASSEMBLE, PANTHA, VILLAINS SUPREME, and you can see him on film in the blockbuster movie THE DARK KNIGHT RISES.

Outside of comics, Michael is an avid Martial Artist, studying Hak Dari Shon Hap Ki Do and Kenpo for over 25 years.

Jordan Phipps is an Arkansas native, new to the Atlanta area. After beginning in musical theatre, she discovered a love for film, and has been seen in horror films like Clos​e Calls and 10/31. She just won "best Actress" at the International Halloween Film Festival for her performance in Close Calls. When she is not acting, she spends her time in school, reading, dancing, or being outdoors.
Jimmy Dempster is an Actor best known for his film and television work, Born in Detroit Michigan Jimmy has always been interested in movies and television and in 2012 he was cast as a zombie extra and became hooked. while on set he studied the principal Actors and became obsessed with honing his craft. Diving right in starring in a few short film projects and a few commercials Jimmy decided to relocate his family to Atlanta where he has since co-starred,guest-starred and featured in some hit television series including "The Originals"  "Devious Maids"  "Swamp Murders"  and "Snapped Killer Couples" as well as the male lead in the slasher horror "One Night Of Fear" available on Amazon instant video. look for Jimmy in 2018 in the upcoming films "Torrent" "Messiah" "Fury Of The Dragon"  "Dark Roads 79" and the new tv crime series "ATL Homicide"
Lynn Lowry is a cult icon, starring in a whole range of genres during the 1970s  She is best known to horror fans for her roles in I Drink Your Blood directed by David Durston, The Crazies directed by George Romero, Shivers directed by David Cronenberg, and Cat People directed by Paul Schraeder. In more recent years Lynn has starred in dozens of independent horror films, supporting up and coming filmmakers as well as expanding her own career as a director, writer and producer.  Lynn has won 12 Best Actress Awards and the the coveted Lon Chaney Award for her contribution to Horror. 
We are currently talking with other guest speakers who are checking to see if they will be able to attend.
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