Rebekah McKendry is an award-winning director and writer. Her most recent horror feature, Glorious (starring JK Simmons), premiered at Fantasia Film Festival and after receiving top honors from critics was certified as “fresh” on Rotten Tomato. Her latest film, Elevator Game, is due out in September 2023. Rebekah began her film career working for Fangoria Entertainment and went on to become Editor-in-Chief for Blumhouse Productions, as well as writing for media companies like Shudder, Universal, AMP, AMC and more Rebekah is also an award-winning podcaster currently hosting Fangoria’s Colors of the Dark Podcast, which reaches over 250,000 listeners each month. Prior podcast guests include horror icons like Jordan Peele and Jason Blum.
David McKendry is an award-winning writer. His most recent horror feature, Glorious (starring JK Simmons), premiered at Fantasia Film Festival and after receiving top honors from critics was certified as “fresh” on Rotten Tomato. David began his film career working for Fangoria Entertainment and went on to become a writer for Blumhouse Productions, AMC, AMP, Shudder, and many others. Additionally, he has published multiple books including PRETTY EVIL, coming soon from Simon and Schuster, and several volumes of the HELLRAISER comic book series. David is also an award-winning podcaster having written and co-hosted the show Fear Initiative for Blumhouse Productions.
Rebekah and David’s graphic novel series PRETTY EVIL is coming Fall 2024 from Simon & Schuster’s McElderry Press. Their newest comic book series, BARSTOW, is due out from Dark Horse Comics in summer 2024. The McKendrys have directed music videos for GWAR, Municipal Waste, and several other heavy metal musicians. They’ve written and directed several award-winning short films as well as the feature film All The Creatures Were Stirring. Their writings appear in VIDEO PALACE: IN SEARCH OF THE EYELESS MAN (Simon & Schuster, Tiller Press), as well as the Clive Barker graphic novel series, THE HELLRAISER ANTHOLOGY: VOLUMES ONE AND TWO (BOOM! Studios).