Our Conversation with Michelle Nessk

Which of your achievements to date are you most proud of?

Horrors of the PNW going on six years is something I’ve been marveling at non-stop. All these years, the names and talents involved… I just feel so very fortunate.

What’s your favorite horror film and why?

Night of the Living Dead: Popped my horror cherry.

Who is your hero in the horror world and why?

Anjelica Huston & Barbara Magnolfi. Both have inspired me since childhood to become a filmmaker, and an actress. To me they are the embodiment of grace, beauty, and talent.

Share a practical tip for a woman who wants to do what you do.

Practical tip? If something goes wrong, improvise and make it right.

Inspire someone who is not where they want to be in the industry yet.

Be kind. Work hard, and then keep working hard. We are all out here chasing dreams.

Scare the crap out of us with something you have done or plan on doing!

“I once killed a man in Reno, just to watch him die. But then I got distracted and missed it.” – KITH

What projects do you have coming up?

Horrors of the PNW VI, Mother’s Day: Cicadas starring Barbara Magnolfi (from Dario Argento’s Suspiria), 333: Illuminaughty starring Debra Lamb & Tonjia Atomic, Just a Choice…