Count Gore De Vol
Count Gore De Vol will be appearing at Awesome Con on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday.
Count Gore De Vol, portrayed by actor Dick Dyszel, is celebrating the 45th anniversary of his first appearance as a horror host on WDCA, Channel 20 in Washington, DC. 2018 also marks the 20th anniversary of Creature Feature the Weekly Web Program (www.countgore.com) which made the Count the first horror host on the Internet!
National Fan votes awarded this Internet effort the 2004 Rondo award for “Best Horror Website,” the 2009 Rondo Award for “Favorite Horror Host,” and in 2012, Count Gore received the Rondo Monster Kid Hall of Fame Award!
In 2011, Count Gore De Vol was in the first group inducted into the “Horror Host Hall of Fame,” joining such greats as Vampira, Zacherle, and Ghoulardi and was honored to induct Elvira in the Hall in 2012.
Count Gore De Vol was the subject of a 2009 feature-length documentary of his career entitled, “Every Other Day is Halloween,” and was featured in the films, “American Scary” and “Virginia Creepers.”
Dick Dyszel, also produced and hosted a number of award-winning children’s programs for WDCA-TV and has appeared in several feature films including, “The Alien Factor,” “Nightbeast,” “Galaxy Invader,” “Cremains,” “Countess Dracula’s Orgy of Blood,” “The Dead Matter,” and the soon to be released “Crawler,” “Revenge of the Devil Bat” as well as the Star Trek fan film, “Starship Farragut: Homecoming.”
American Scary, Creature Feature, Every Other Day is Halloween, Galaxy Invader, The Alien Factor, Nightbeast, and Virginia Creepers