“We’re thrilled to companion with our pals at Fangoria, a horror establishment, to current their annual Chainsaw Awards, televised for the primary time in years. We hope to deliver Shudder members and horror followers collectively for a vibrant celebration of the style we love a lot,” mentioned Craig Engler, GM for Shudder.
“The Chainsaw Awards are an establishment in horror, having existed within the journal since 1992. Bringing them again as an precise occasion has been a dream, and airing them on Shudder is one thing we have been working towards since we resurrected the journal,” mentioned Fangoria editor Phil Nobile Jr.
This 12 months’s ceremony might be filmed and hosted just about with pre- and post-show on socials. The ceremony will premier completely on the “Shudder TV” feed – out there solely on Shudder’s TV and cellular apps and on-line at Shudder.com – airing concurrently within the US, Canada, UK, Eire, Australia and New Zealand, marking the primary time the Chainsaw Awards have been televised globally. The ceremony may also be launched by way of Fangioria’s on-line and social platforms after the Shudder premiere.
Since 1992, the Chainsaw Awards have honored prime achievements within the horror style, with previous recipients together with Jonathan Demme, Sam Raimi, Robert Eggers, Toni Collette and George Romero. The awards are government produced by Tara Ansley, Abhi Goel, Phil Nobile Jr. and produced by Armen Aghaeian and Rebekah McKendry.