It’s with much sadness that we report on the passing of Housecore Horror Film Festival co-founder and true crime author Corey Mitchell has passed away. Mitchell reportedly suffered a heart attack earlier today (Oct. 27), the day after Housecore Horror concluded its second annual festival on Oct. 26.
Along with Pantera / Down legend Philip Anselmo, Mitchell helped create one of the most unique festivals in history. Housecore Horror brought a love of metal music and horror together, establishing a multi-day event filled with brutal music, brilliant films and exclusive meet-and-greets.
Mitchell was also a bestselling author, penning seven true crime books including ‘Hollywood Death Scenes,’ ‘Dead and Buried,’ ‘Murdered Innocents’ and others. Mitchell
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FX and Ryan Murphy are expanding the American Horror Story franchise with another anthology series, this time focused on some of the biggest true crime stories. Fittingly, the new series, American Crime Story, is launching with one of the most famous cases of the past few decades: the murder trial of O.J. Simpson. FX has given a 10-episode, straight-to-series order to American Crime Story: The People Vs. O.J. Simpson.
Based on the book The Run of His Life: The People V. O.J. Simpson by Jeffrey Toobin, the first American Crime Story installment will be directed by Murphy from a script by Scott Alexander and Larry Karaszewski (The People Vs. Larry Flynt).
Murphy and fellow AHS co-creator/executive producer Brad Falchuk executive produce along with Nina Jacobson and Brad Simpson
Read more at: https://deadline.com/2014/10/american-horror-story-companion-series-american-crime-story-oj-simpson-ryan-murphy-fx-847289/