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Nicholas Vince played The Chatterer Cenobite in Clive Barker's Hellraiser & Hellbound: Hellraiser II and Kinski in Barker's Nightbreed. In 2016 he was awarded the London Horror Society Award for Outstanding Contribution to UK Independent Horror and in 2018 a Lifetime of Torment Award at Texas Frightmare, plus a Dedication to Horror award from the Liverpool Horror Club. 

He's written and directed three short films. The Night Whispered screened in the UK, USA and France and is available on Reelhouse, Your Appraisal is on a festival run and Necessary Evils will be included as a DVD extra on For We Are Many from Hex Media. In a addition he's created two music videos; and a short film for this year's Soska Sisters Blood Drive. 

He stars in the independent feature films, Hollower (dir. MJ Dixon) and The Offer, with others from the Hellraiser films; and features in The Black Gloves (dir. Lawrie Brewster), Book of Monsters (dir. Stewart Sparke), Fuck You Immortality (dir. Federico Scargiali), Heckle (dir. Martyn Pick) and Paintball Massacre (dir. Darren Berry). He's worked on numerous short films including the award winning Mindless (dir. Katie Bonham).


His two collections of short stories, What Monsters Do and Other People's Darkness are both available on amazon sites; and his short story 'Prayers of Desire', a new origin story for The Chatterer was recently published as part of Hellraiser: Anthology - Volume 2 published by Seraphim Inc.


On the popular YouTube show, Chattering With Nicholas Vince, he interviews independent film makers, actor, writers and artists.


Throughout the Festival you may see Nicholas lurking around as he supports the shows - feel free to say hi and have a Chatter (he's not so scary in real life!)

Photo credit: Claire Grogan Photography.

Please follow the links to his work:


The Night Whispered (short film): www.thenightwhispered.com

Chattering with Nicholas Vince on YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/c/NicholasVince

Books on Amazon: http://smarturl.it/WhatMonstersDo and http://smarturl.it/OtherPeoplesDarkness