All posts by José Armando Leitão


Clive Barker’s Deep Hill

There’s a new Revelatory interview at the Revelations website, where Clive announces some pretty enthusiastic news! He’s not only working on a new book Deep Hill (previously Scarebaby), but he talks about his life, how he’s still recovering every day from the Toxic Shock that sent him into a coma...READ MORE...

Happy Birthday to Tony Todd!

Hello Friends: It’s Tony Todd’s birthday today! I remember my first time seeing him on the silver screen was in Platoon as Sgt. Warren, Candyman and of course The Crow back when it came out in the theater— he killed in a black suit, goatee and glasses as Grange, Top Dollar’s...READ MORE...

201: Halloween Bonus with Nina & Ed Martinez!

Hello Friends: Welcome to episode 201— an unexpected Halloween chat we recorded on Oct 31st with Nina and FX artist Ed Martinez, who were with us on the podcast before and who’ve been long time Hellraiser fans, worked on Coenobium for years and were always a big part of the...READ MORE...

Happy 31st, HELLRAISER!

Hello Friends: 31 years ago, The Prince Charles Cinema hosted a charity premiere of Clive Barker’s Hellraiser. The very next day it would hit cinemas in the UK. The US would have to wait an extra week to see the cenobites fill the screen as mysterious apparitions in an empty room with...READ MORE...

Collector’s Corner: Check out these 2 Amazing Hellraiser Commissions!

Hello Friends: Danny Stewart has recently been working with Mad Matt Design to commission these amazing Hellraiser III: Hell on Earth posters. He’s been sending us images of the different stages of completion and as you can see, they certainly have a striking design and composition. Hellraiser III is one of...READ MORE...

Tickets On Sale for Days of the Dead Chicago

Hello Friends: Clive will be attending the Days of the Dead Chicago Convention this November 16-18, and tickets are on sale now, so get’em while they’re hot if you’d like to meet Clive and get an autograph or some cool art or merch! Tell him the @BarkerCast sent ya! Also...READ MORE...

Doug Bradley Will Star In Episode of LORE!

It’s always a treat to see Doug Bradley in anything he does, from his Spinechillers, to the Wrong Turn movies, the Book of Blood, short films, Star Wars games (Shadow of Revan) and now LORE. Earlier today he posted this on his official Facebook page: I recently got to spend...READ MORE...

191: Ed & Nina Martinez – Remembering Cenobium

Thanks for subscribing and listening to the Clive Barker Podcast, the only podcast dedicated to the imagination of Clive Barker. In this, Episode 191, Jose and I talk with Ed and Nina Martinez about the Clive Barker Fanzine days, and particularly their work with Cenobium, collaborating with Clive Barker and...READ MORE...

@Barkercast Interviews Joe Manco about “The Torturer”

Hello Friends: In this special video interview for YouTube, the @BarkerCast Interviews Joe Manco about “The Torturer” short film, now crowdfunding on IndieGogo. This film’s story was written by Shadow Writer Paul Kane, and first published in the “Nailbiters” anthology (released February 2017) and is also currently being turned into...READ MORE...

Deep From The Vaults #02: Coenobium Magazine

Hello Friends: Are you a Hellraiser fan? Remember COENOBIUM? If you do, great – you have some cool issues, but if you don’t, you missed out on a big part of the Hellraiser fandom that went on for 9+ years in the Hellraiser community!.. COENOBIUM came to life as an...READ MORE...

Clive Barker Announced for Days of the Dead Chicago 2018

Days of the Dead‘s the Facebook page just announced Clive Barker will attend this year’s event, November 16th-18th @ the Chicago Schaumburg Marriott. Plan your calendars accordingly. We’ll stay tuned and see how this evolves. Similarly to what happened with Texas Frightmare Weekend, Clive will also be designing an original...READ MORE...

Cover for Paul Kane’s “Hellraisers” Book Revealed!

Hello Friends: Today Paul Kane revealed that his next Hellraiser book, chock-full of interviews with a good deal of the relevant figures in the Hellraiser movie franchise, “Hellraisers” officially has a cover:   So, ladies & gents, welcome to the fold Hellraiser book #4 😀 pic.twitter.com/1fLMzSBFIv — Paul Kane (@PaulKaneShadow)...READ MORE...

Book Trailer for Paul Kane’s Servants of Hell!

Hello Friends: Little Spark Films is a production team based out of Dallas that’s been making cool music videos, shorts, and shots since 2013. You can find their Vimeo channel here, and their Facebook page here. Their latest production is a book trailer for Paul Kane‘s Sherlock Holmes and the...READ MORE...

Morgan Creek Rebrand & Reboots Announced!

Deadline Hollywood just posted an exclusive announcement that Morgan Creek is going through a rebranding process and changing its name to Morgan Creek Entertainment Group. Not only that, but it’s preparing to renew their efforts into developing across multiple platforms at least 7 of their properties, including Ace Ventura, Major League,...READ MORE...

Paul Kane’s “Hellraisers” Book Update

Hello Friends: Today author Paul Kane (The Hellraiser Films and Their Legacy, Hellbound Hearts, Sherlock Holmes and the Servants of Hell) did a #HorrorLounge “Clive Barker Chat” on Facebook for friends only, and I asked him for a quick update on the interview book “Hellraisers” that we’ve been following on...READ MORE...