LARRY WADE CARRELL

Director Larry Carrell Born in the small town of Alvin, Texas, Larry Carrell’s passion for entertaining began very early in life. By the age of 10 he was a talented guitarist, performing with bands all over the state. Naturally, his love of music led to an interest in movies. After an inspirational trip to one of Houston’s most beloved Halloween attractions, Carrell become fascinated with stage makeup and special effects. This interest led Carrell to create a $150,000 Live Show Haunted Attraction called “The Nest Haunted House”, voted #1 Best Haunted Attraction by the Houston Chronicle.

Larry Wade Carrell is an award-winning American writer, actor and director. He is best known for his horror creation Jacob. The film earned 16 awards worldwide including the Platinum Remi Award for Best Picture at the 45th Annual Worldfest International Film Festival. Jacob was well-received by critics gaining Carrell a solid fan base as a director and actor in the multi-million dollar indie film world, and the film went on to be released worldwide. As an actor, Carrell has been in several films, most recently Shawn Wellings's The Legend of Darkhorse County and Patricio Valladares's Hidden in the Woods. Carrell is currently in post-production on his latest effort, End of April.

Jacob had its world premiere Sept. 30, 2011.

Houston Horror Movie Credits include:
Conjoined - Actor
Jacob - Director, Writer, Actor