Here at Dread Central we’re working around the clock to bring you the best, brightest, and brashest horror content you’re likely to find anywhere, and it is with great pride that we announce the evolution of the site to take things to a whole new level with YOU involved.
Before we get into how you’re gonna be able to take part, here is the press release…
Renowned horror news site Dread Central and television innovator theStream.tv will be joining forces for a new joint venture web-based television show called “Dread Central Live.” The half-hour weekly show, hosted by veteran genre journalist Staci Layne Wilson, horror star/filmmaker Vanessa Gomez, and “Goth Queen” writer/producer “Jill Kill,” premieres Monday, February 3rd, at 7pm ET / 4pm PT at theStream.tv. The announcement was made today by Steve Barton, Editor-In-Chief and Co-Founder of DreadCentral.com, and SusanWrenn, CEO of theStream.tv. The show was created for and distributed exclusively on leading video-sharing platform Dailymotion.
“’Dread Central Live’ is the natural evolution of DreadCentral.com,” noted Barton. “Utilizing the latest technology and interactivity, we can give our fans another resource to stay current with the horror community.”
“We’re thrilled to be partnering with Dread Central, one of the most respected genre media outlets,” noted Wrenn. “’Dread Central Live’ will allow fans to not only keep up with all things horror, but also help shape the content of the show in real time.”
Dread Central Live is a live, half-hour news/information/talk show dedicated to covering all aspects of the horror genre. Hosts Wilson (a respected writer/producer herself) and Gomez will guide viewers on a weekly journey of keeping current in horror via news updates, interviews with genre and mainstream stars and filmmakers, exclusive clips, trailer premieres. as well as exclusive coverage from set visits for horror feature films and TV shows in production. During the interview portions of the show, fans can submit questions via Twitter and Facebook, moderated by “Jill Kill” and asked on-air by Staci and Vanessa in real time. DC Editor-in-Chief Barton will also make appearances occasionally, giving his unique “bat’s eye view” perspective on the genre that has fueled a lifelong obsession with the macabre!
Dread Central has ALWAYS been brought to you by fans for fans. We consider you guys our peers, and since we don’t have – and have never had – a parent company behind us, we like to think that the site and everything it does belongs to you. That being said… starting RIGHT NOW, tweet us @DreadCentral with your questions and comments, and we’ll be answering everything that we can get to in REAL TIME. In addition, there will be a steady Twitter crawl at the bottom of the screen in which your remarks will appear.
How does all this magic happen? Just be sure to use the Hashtag #DreadLive when you tweet! You can also leave your questions and comments on the official Dread Central Facebook page.
That’s it! See you live and direct every Monday starting on February 3rd! For more information check out Dread Central Live on Daily Motion!
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