Festival Staff

FOUNDER / FESTIVAL DIRECTOR: Denise Gossett

Denise moved to Los Angeles from Orlando, FL. Denise has been in the entertainment business for more than 20 years primarily as an actress. She can be seen in the latest Mel Gibson movie "Get the Gringo" AKA "How I Spent My Summer Vacation", "The Last Ride" with Dennis Hopper and on such tv shows as "The Office", "The New Adventures of Old Christine", "Samantha Who?", "Veronica Mars", "Fashion House", "Believers Among Us", "Superboy", "Guilty Or Innocent", "The Life of Tonya Harding", "What Should You Do?", a recurring role on "Zoey 101", "Drake & Josh", "Born on a Bad Day", "I Didn't Know I Was Pregnant", "Untold Stories of the E.R", "The Michael Jackson Trial on E!", "Scene of the Crime", and "The Great Imposter". Denise has also had lead roles in many feature films. Denise started this film festival after starring in the horror film "Chain of Souls". She can also be seen in the SciFi film "Decaying Orbit" and the horror films "La Llorona", "Carnies", "The Mutilation Man", "Fright Club", and in the upcoming "The Cellar Door 2: Preymate."


 

BUSINESS ADVISOR: Todd Beeson #Bio

SUBMISSIONS DEPT & PUBLICITY: Marie David & Dawn Kentela

WEBMASTER: Collin Campbell #Bio

POSTER DESIGN: Todd Alan Johnson

MS. GOSSETT'S ASSISTANT: Tim Curns #Bio

PHOTOGRAPHER: Kenny Selko

SCRIPT COVERAGE: Karina Wilson

    SHRIEKFEST BOARD
  • Tim Curns
  • Mindy Stallings
  • Benjamin Pollack
  • Annette Sowell #Bio
  • Jess DP #Bio
  • Jolene Hui
  • Collin Campbell
  • Todd Alan Johnson
  • Karina Wilson #Bio
  • Rosemary Danon
  • Adrienne Hertler #Bio

    2014 JUDGES (some prefer to remain anonymous)
  • Denise Gossett
  • Tim Curns
  • Raven X
  • Jay K #Bio
  • Baltis Schuller
  • Mindy Stallings
  • Adrienne Hertler
  • LaShaunte Wade
  • Mike Trentacosti
  • April Wolak
  • Mark Allen
  • John Townsend
  • Benjamin Pollack
  • Ben Bacharach
  • Patricia Semler
  • Daniel Guyton
  • Ted Newsom
  • Scott Beller
  • Jess DP
  • Annette Sowell
  • Mandra Drouin
  • Max Cerchi
  • Carolyn Scott
  • Pete Yagmin
  • Tony DeMauro
  • Jeff Drake