Hammer Glamour is a new Hammer-authorised book from Marcus Hearn (co-author of The Hammer Story
the authorised history of Hammer Films). It is a lavish new coffee table book published by Titan Books,
packed with rare and previously unpublished photographs, gathered
from Hammer's archive and private collections all around the globe. It also features many new
interviews and is a celebration of Hammer's female stars including Ingrid Pitt, Martine Beswick,
Caroline Munro, Barbara Shelley, Joanna Lumley, Nastassja Kinski, and Raquel Welch.
Photo © 2009 Bob Kelly |
Stephen Jones with veteran British actress Vera Day (Quatermass 2, The Haunted Strangler, etc.) at
the launch for Hammer Glamour (Titan Books) in London on October 27, 2009.
The British Fantasy Society held its annual convention, Fantasycon 2009, in
Nottingham, UK, over the weekend September 18–20, 2009.
Its Guests of Honour were Jasper Fforde, Brian Clemens and Gail Z Martin. The Master of Ceremonies was Ian Watson.
Photo © 2009 Mike Chinn |
Stephen Jones and THE AVENGERS creator Brian Clemens at FantasyCon, September 2009.
Each year, the Horror Writers Association presents the Bram Stoker Awards for Superior
Achievement, named in honor of Bram Stoker, author of the seminal horror work, Dracula.
This year, the awards were presented at the Burbank Marriott Hotel, near Los Angeles, California.
Photo © 2009 Tim Sherburn |
Stephen Jones and actress Patricia Tallman at the HWA Bram Stoker Awards in Los Angeles, June 2009.
Photo © 2009 Diana Matheson |
Stephen Jones, Richard Christian Matheson, Peter Atkins and Richard Matheson at the latter's home in Los Angeles, June 2009.
Photo © 2009 Scott Edelman |
Ellen Datlow and Stephen Jones at Dark Delicacies bookstore, Burbank, California, June 2009.