GUNNAR HANSEN (LEATHERFACE)
October 13 & 14 2006
AT THE NIGHTMARE FACTORY!
|Get ready Texas Chainsaw Massacre fans -
you can meet the original LEATHERFACE.
Mr. Gunnar Hansen will be appearing both nights to sign autographs and take pictures with fans. Photos of Mr. Hansen and Leatherface masks will be on sale at the Nightmare or you can bring your own autograph books!
Don't miss this rare opportunity to meet a horror legend in person!
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On Friday the 13th at 7 PM Mr. Hansen will also be announcing the 10 finalists in Nightmare Factory's
BIG SCREAM FILM CONTEST.
We are extremely excited to have Mr. Hansen as one of the contest judges.
Be at the haunted house at 7 PM to see if you or your friends made the finals!
More info. . . .
GUNNAR HANSEN was born in Iceland and moved to the United States at the age of 5. He is best known for playing Leatherface in TEXAS CHAINSAW MASSACRE filmed in 1973. Mr. Hansen had just finished an M.A. in Scandinavian Studies at the University of Texas in Austin. He had appeared in several student productions on campus and was advised by a friend to try out for a role in a horror film being produced locally. The result was Texas Chaisaw Massacre (Vortex / Bryanston Films), one of the most influential horror films ever made, now in the permanent collection of the Museum of Modern Art (and filmed right here in Austin!).
Mr. Hansen has appeard in over twenty films since the release of Chainsaw. You can check out the complete list as well as his writing and directing credits at GunnarHansen.com.
Mr. Hansen currently resides in Maine and works primarily as a writer. His film and video writing includes several feature screenplays as well as documentaries. He has also published several books. Islands at the Edge of Time: A Journey To America'S Barrier Islands is currently available in paperback.
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