SAN ANTONIO, Jan. 21, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- This weekend thousands of horror fans will descend on the Henry B. Gonzales Convention Center for three days of celebrity panels, giveaways, costume contests, autograph and photo opportunities, and more. Featuring cast members from hit shows such as AMC's "The Walking Dead," FX's "American Horror Story," HBO's "True Blood," horror icons like Robert Englund ("Freddy Kreuger") and "Elvira," unique vendors and many more celebrity guests, tickets can be purchased at www.TerrorExpo.com.
Founded by Armando Montelongo of Armando Montelongo Productions, Billy Madison and Fred Hernandez of "The Billy Madison Show," and Alamo City Comic Con creator Alfredo "Apple" de la Fuente, Terror Expo runs from January 22-24. Tickets start at $35 for an all-day pass to Friday's activities, $45 for Saturday's events, $25 for the all-day Sunday pass, and $75 for the entire weekend's festivities. Passes for kids ages 3-10 are available at $15 per day, and Express badges for the entire weekend can be purchased for $200.
"If you look into the urban legends surrounding San Antonio, you know we love a good scare," said Montelongo. "We are thrilled to be hosting this event for the first time in our amazing city, and look forward to celebrating with other horror fans."
"The success of Alamo City Comic Con confirmed what we always knew, that San Antonio is a fantastic entertainment destination," said De La Fuente. "By bringing Terror Expo to our city we hope to give fans access to their favorite celebrities, a chance to meet other horror fans, and also to surround them with the type of horror memorabilia they normally wouldn't be able to find anywhere else."
The current list of celebrities appearing for panels and autograph and photo opportunities includes:
- Robert Englund – "Freddy Krueger" from the blockbuster A Nightmare on Elm Street films
- Denis O'Hare – Star of "American Horror Story" and "Russell Edgington" on HBO's "True Blood"
- Elvira (Cassandra Peterson) – Elvira, Mistress Of The Dark
- Tobin Bell – "Jigsaw" from the Saw films
- Michael Cudlitz – "Sergeant Abraham Ford" on AMC's "The Walking Dead"
- Emily Kinney – "Emily Greene" on AMC's "The Walking Dead"
- Scott Wilson – "Hershel Greene" on AMC's "The Walking Dead"
- Alexandra Breckenridge – "Jessie Anderson" on AMC's "The Walking Dead"
- Chad Coleman – "Tyrese Williams" on AMC's "The Walking Dead"
- Seth Gilliam – "Father Gabriel" on AMC's "The Walking Dead
- Michael Traynor – "Nicholas" on AMC's "The Walking Dead"
- Major Dodson – "Sam" on AMC's "The Walking Dead"
- Tara Reid – Sharknado, Urban Legend, Devil's Pond, American Pie
- Ian Ziering – Sharknado, "Beverly Hills 90210"
- C. Thomas Howell –The Outsiders, The Hitcher, Red Dawn, The Amazing Spiderman
- Bill Moseley –Halloween, Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2, The Devil's Rejects, House of 1000 Corpses
- Sid Haig –House of 1000 Corpses, The Devil's Rejects, Hatchet 3, The Lords of Salem
- Martin Kove –The Karate Kid, Rambo: First Blood, "Cagney and Lacey"
- William "Billy" Zabka –The Karate Kid, Just One of the Guys, Most
- Jose Cantillo – FX's "Sons of Anarchy," AMC's "The Walking Dead"
- Nathan Baesel – ABC's "Invasion," CBS's "Cold Case"
- Paula Shaw – Freddy vs. Jason
- Ken Kirzinger – Freddy vs. Jason, Wrong Turn 2: Dead End
- William Forsythe – The Devil's Rejects, Halloween, Out for Justice
- Philip Friedman - Insidious, Shadow of the Blair Witch
- Danielle Bisutti – Insidious: Chapter 2, Curse of Chucky, Nickelodeon's "True Jackson"
- David Labrava - FX's "Sons of Anarchy"
- Naomi Grossman – FX's "American Horror Story"
- Lisa Wilcox – A Nightmare on Elm Street 4: The Dream Master, A Nightmare on Elm Street 5: The Dream Child
- Amanda Wyss –A Nightmare on Elm Street, Better off Dead, Fast Times at Ridgemont High
- JoAnn Willette –A Nightmare on Elm Street 2, "Just the Ten of Us," "The Facts of Life." "ER"
- Ronee Blakley –A Nightmare on Elm Street, "Nashville"
- Leslie Hoffman – A Nightmare on Elm Street, Scream 2
- Many more fan favorites from top horror shows and movies!
For more information please visit: www.TerrorExpo.com or follow us on Twitter @TerrorExpo, Facebook: facebook.com/terrorexpo and Instagram: Terror_Expo
About Armando Montelongo Productions
Star of the former hit show "Flip This House," Armando Montelongo's humor and dynamic personality propelled the show to becoming one of the most popular DIY programs on cable. Though his focus remains on real estate investment and education, his foray into entertainment led to the founding of Armando Montelongo Productions. The mission of Armando Montelongo Productions is to establish Montelongo's hometown of San Antonio as both an entertainment destination and the "Third Coast" for movie production in the United States, expanding production of feature films beyond the traditional centers in Los Angeles and New York. The company's first feature film, Mission Park, won awards at the Boston International Film Festival, the WorldFest-Houston International Film Festival, and the 2013 Hispanicize Film Festival. The film was later distributed on DVD by Lionsgate under the name Line of Duty. For more information, please visit: www.ArmandoMontelongo.com or www.ArmandoMontelongoProductions.com
SOURCE Armando Montelongo Productions