CHRIS MORRISSEY has written, produced and directed several award-winning contemporary cult classic feature films that have screened theatrically and at various international film festivals during the last 15 years. Film titles include Superstar Female Serial Killer, Lipgloss Explosion!, Stateless, Fashion Murder Groove, Hollywood Reject, Trick of the Witch and Heavy Makeup. In addition to filmmaking, Chris has acted in several independent films, television projects (Twin Peaks) and a handful of Hollywood stage plays. Chris is a native of Los Angeles and got his start at Andy Warhol's Interview Magazine and Roger Corman's Concorde Pictures before making the leap into independent films.
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Chris Morrissey on Pop Roxx Radio
Chris Morrissey was recently interviewed on Pop Roxx Radio hosted by Jamie Roxx. You can download and listen to the interview on iTunes or go to Blog Talk Radio to stream the show!
Chris Morrissey on The Keith Harris Show!
Chris Morrissey was a recent guest on the Keith Harris Show. Click the link below to listen to the interview
Chris Morrissey and Heavy Makeup Cast on Coffin Girls Radio!
Chris Morrissey recently appeared on COFFIN GIRLS RADIO on iHeart Radio with actresses Share Cherrie and Gia Franzia, along with filmmaker Joe Wheeler (who also did the soundtrack to Heavy Makeup). If you missed the interview, you will be able to listen to it soon on the Coffin Girls Soundcloud page. Here is the link... http://www.Soundcloud.com/CoffinGirlsRadio
Heavy Makeup Official Movie Soundtrack by UK artist Joe Wheeler is Now Available!
The official movie soundtrack to Chris Morrissey's HEAVY MAKEUP by UK artist JOE WHEELER is now available worldwide online and in CD format. It can be purchased digitally on all your favorite online websites such as Amazon, Google Play, HMV, Itunes, Spotify and more!
It can also be ordered directly at Joe Wheeler's official site http://www.officialjoewheeler.com/music
Chris Morrissey will be spotlight featured filmmaker at the RIP HORROR FILM FESTIVAL in Los Angeles on November 10th through 13th!
Chris Morrissey’s newest film Heavy Makeup will kick off opening night of the festival with a celebrity red carpet premiere event at 8:00pm on Thursday, November 10th, 2016. Morrissey will introduce the film and participate in a Q&A with actress Share Cherrie. Heavy Makeup is a campy twisted thriller about a serial killer stalking Hollywood actresses. The film stars indie scream queen Share Cherrie (Superstar Female Serial Killer, Joe Wheeler’s Jengo Hooper), Whitney Quinlan (Beverly Hills Ghost Club), Jessica Velle (It’s Not Me, It’s You!) and Gia Franzia (Condo Hell, Miss Nobody).
Morrissey’s award-winning supernatural chiller Trick of the Witch will screen on Saturday, November 12th at 10:00pm with the director and cast members attending to introduce the film. Trick of the Witch centers on a group of fashion models fighting an evil witchcraft curse while stranded at a secluded mansion during a photo shoot. The film also stars Share Cherrie, Owen Alabado (Showtime’s Shameless) Suzy Cote (TV’s CSI, The Guardian) and Rebecca Da Costa (Mine Games). Trick of the Witch previously won the Best Horror Film Award and the Audience Award at the New York International Independent Film Festival in 2010 and had a limited theatrical run at the Laemmle Theatres.
RIP Horror Film Festival is one of the largest independent horror film festivals currently held in Los Angeles. The festival was established in 2012 and has since become recognized by the independent film industry as one of the leading horror film events on the Los Angeles festival circuit. The festival was established by local entertainment industry leaders working to represent and award legendary indie giants, the working filmmaker and future student filmmakers. Supporting, mentoring and representing the Indie community in all genres of filmography. The complete list of scheduled films in the festival will be announced after final selections in early October.
Advance Tickets for the RIP HORROR FILM FESTIAL and Chris Morrissey’s films are on sale now through Brown Paper Tickets. Special pre-sale ticket packages at a discount price are available for each day of the festival, specific films and a full festival ticket pass.
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