IndustryWorks Studios Announces Release of Award-winning Horror Comedy ‘Puppet Killer’

IndustryWorks Studios is pleased to announce the much-anticipated release of the beautifully layered comedic slasher Puppet Killer (read our review – HERE) in theatres on September 21st, 2021. Puppet Killer has made its rounds on the festival circuit, winning multiple awards including Best Feature Film, Best First Time Director, Best Ensemble Cast and more. The film features a powerhouse of Award winning cast including Aleks Paunovic (War for the Planet of The Apes, Van Helsing, I Zombie, Snowpiercer), Richard Harmon (The 100, Bates Motel), Lee Majdoub (Sonic the Hedgehog, The 100, Supernatural), Lisa Durupt (Murder She Baked, Less Than Kind), Jett Klyne (Wanda Vision, The Boy) and Gigi Saul Guerrero (Culture Shock, El Gigante – read our interview with her – HERE). Be sure to check out the official poster and trailer down below!

Puppet Killer

Puppet Killer has garnered an impressive 73 nominations and 30 awards and is labelled as a film that is “destined for cult status”. Director Lisa Ovies (read our interview with her – HERE) wrote the story and collaborated with screenwriter Kevin Mosley. The Executive Producers are Evan Tylor, Caterina Scrivano, Lisa Ovies, and Jack Fox and is produced by Lisa Ovies, Aleah Anseth, Michelle Muldoon, Eric Carbery, and Aleks Paunovic. Puppet Killer’s killer score comes from Composer Stephen Gallagher, most notably known for The Hobbit Trilogy, Lovely Bones and District 9. Stephen (Gallagher) was drawn to the project as he recognized all the elements that he loved of classic horror films alive in the film. Puppet maker Jack Fox is the creative talent behind the puppet Simon.

Synopsis for Puppet Killer

Ten years after the disappearance of his stepmom, Jamie and his friends head to his family cabin in the woods to celebrate the Christmas break. They soon realize the demons from Jamie’s past have been waiting for his return as they are forced to fight a psychotic killer obsessed with horror movie icons.

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About Tori Danielle

Tori has had a passion for Horror and music ever since she was a little girl. She got bit by the writing bug in high school where she was involved in both the school newspaper and the yearbook. While getting her Bachelors degree, she took Journalism and Creative Writing classes where her passion grew even stronger. Now, in between work and family, she spends all of her spare time indulging in music, Horror movies, and nerdy fandoms, all while running/assisting one of the biggest Horror groups on Facebook and writing for various websites.

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