For the Love of Horror is the UK’s leading Horror Convention! We are a new concept of fear attraction, crossing a scare attraction with a convention.
After a hugely successful launch event in 2018, we’ve come back bigger and better, as we represent some of the most iconic horror films and franchises of all times.
At our event you can expect to see:
- Terrifying scare attractions
- World famous horror movie actors who you can meet and get photographs and autographs with, live Q&A panels.
- Live Concert including renditions of ‘I still Believe’ and ‘Cry Little Sister’!
- Arcade & gaming
- Cosplay groups & competitions
- Merchandise traders
- Haunted Cantina
- Mad Monster afterparty
- Ghost Hunt
- Prosthetic make up demonstrations
- Mini Zoo
- 3D scanning
- Live art
- Set builds
- & more
Guest Announcements…. So far
Kiefer Sutherland - Kiefer Sutherland is a Canadian actor, voice actor, producer, director, and singer-songwriter. He is known for his role as Jack Bauer in the Fox drama series 24 (2001–2010, 2014), for which he won an Emmy Award, a Golden Globe Award, two Screen Actors Guild Awards, and two Satellite Awards. He has had a successful movie career, starring in films such as Stand by Me (1986), The Lost Boys (1987), Young Guns (1988), Flatliners (1990), A Few Good Men (1992), The Three Musketeers (1993), A Time to Kill (1996), Phone Booth (2002), Pompeii (2014) and Flatliners (2017).
Jason Patric - Jason Patric is an American film, television and stage actor. He is known for his roles in the films The Lost Boys, Rush, Sleepers, Geronimo: An American Legend, Your Friends & Neighbors, Narc, The Losers, The Alamo, and Speed 2: Cruise Control.
Alex Winter - Alex Winter is a British-American actor, film director and screenwriter, best known for his role as Bill S. Preston, Esq. in the 1989 film Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure and its 1991 sequel Bill & Ted's Bogus Journey. He is also well known for his role as Marko in the 1987 vampire film The Lost Boys, and for co-writing, co-directing and starring in the 1993 film Freaked.
Jamison Newlander - Jamison starred in the 1987 horror film The Lost Boys, playing vampire hunter Alan Frog.
Billy Wirth - Billy Wirth is an American actor, film producer, and artist, perhaps best known for his role as Dwayne in the 1987 film, The Lost Boys
Chance Michael Corbitt - Chance Michael Corbitt is an actor, known for The Lost Boys (1987), Rocketeer (1991) and Marilyn Hotchkiss' Ballroom Dancing & Charm School (2005).
Tim Capello – Tim will perform a UK exclusive live rendition of ‘I still believe from’ 1987s The Lost Boys.
G Tom Mac - G Tom Mac is an English singer/songwriter,multi-instrumentalist, producer best known for the song "Cry Little Sister" from the cult horror film The Lost Boys. He will be performing the famous track live on both days of the event.
Tony Todd - Anthony Tiran Todd is an American character actor, voice artist and film producer known for portraying Sergeant Warren in Platoon (1986), Kurn in Star Trek: The Next Generation (1990–1991), Ben in Night of the Living Dead (1990), the titular character in the Candyman horror trilogy (1992–1999), William Bludworth in the Final Destination franchise (2000–2011) and as the voice of the Fallen in Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen (2009).
Tobin Bell - Tobin Bell is best known for his portrayal of John Kramer / Jigsaw in the eight films of the Saw franchise. After years of work doing stand-ins and background work on films, he got his first major acting job in Mississippi Burning (1988) and went on to star in made-for-television films and guest star in television shows throughout the 1990s. A life member of the Actors Studio, Bell also voice-acted his Jigsaw character in two video games based on the film series, Saw and its sequel Saw II: Flesh & Blood. Bell's portrayal of Jigsaw has earned him five award nominations and two wins.
Shawnee Smith - Shawnee Rebecca Smith is an American actress and singer. Smith is best known for her role as Amanda Young in the Saw films and as Linda in the CBS sitcom Becker
Costas Mandylor - Costas Mandylor is a Greek Australian actor. He is best known for his role as Kenny in Picket Fences and for portraying Mark Hoffman in the Saw films.
Bill Moseley - William Moseley is an American film actor and musician who has starred in a number of cult classic horror films, including House of 1000 Corpses, Repo! The Genetic Opera and The Devil's Rejects. His first big role was in The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2 as Chop Top. On the HBO TV series Carnivàle Moseley had a recurring role as camp cook Possum.
Sid Haig - Sid Haig is an American actor. His roles have included acting in Jack Hill's blaxploitation films of the 1970s as well as his role as Captain Spaulding in Rob Zombie's horror films House of 1000 Corpses and The Devil's Rejects.
Fred Decker - Monopoly Events are proud to announce the UK con debut of legendary writer and director Fred Dekker. The man behind two all-time genre classics, Night of the Creeps and The Monster Squad. Fred also co-wrote 2018's The Predator, horror classic House, Robocop 3 and more
FOR THE LOVE OF HORROR GHOST HUNT
With Twilight Ghost Hunts Friday 18th October 7pm- 12am
Twilight ghost hunts will be in the Cantina all weekend providing FREE workshops discussing the paranormal, demonstrating real ghost hunting equipment, telling you all of our experiences and teaching you the ancient art of dowsing! Start your weekend on Friday 18th October with a paranormal investigation within the exhibition centre! We will be putting you into small teams with each of the Twilight investigators, using different methods of vigils, ouija board, table tipping, spirit box, tech, sensory & energy circles and more. We will be making use of the INCREDIBLE sets that For the Love of Horror has created for you this year, including the scare maze, brilliant stage area, lost boys fairground and the famous Cantina! Start off your weekend with a private ghost hunt and exclusive look in to the Horror set up of the Bowlers centre before anyone else.