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Overview (3)

Born in San Francisco, California, USA
Nickname Miss Misery
Height 5' 4½" (1.64 m)

Mini Bio (1)

Miss Misery's alter ego Reyna Young has been labeled by press as "The Queen of Horror in the Bay Area" She was born and raised in San Francisco! Reyna Young is a Director, Producer, Writer, Model, Actress, Horror Host and Film Festival Director in San Francisco. Ever since she was a little girl she remembers seeing her first horror movie: John Carpenters "Halloween." It was at that moment she fell in love with being scared. She then decided she wanted to give back to the Horror community and make her way into the Genre she bleeds for. Reyna began following around her film buddies and helping them out on set and acting in their films. She bought books and relied on the Internet to teach her everything she needed to know. From there she created her production company Last Doorway Productions in hopes of bringing a little more horror to the world (never a bad thing). Since then she has written feature scripts, and created a series of short films, which she has Produced, Written, Directed and even starred in. Aside from her film projects, she has also created a show for Independent Horror in the Bay Area. The Last Doorway Show. A show dedicated to Independent Horror Artists which she hosts under the pseudonym Miss Misery. Helping support the Independent Horror Artist and helping filmmakers get their short films shown. If you thought that wasn't enough she also Directs her own Short Horror Film Festival in San Francisco called "A Nightmare To Remember" along with her Co-Director/Co-Founder John Gillette. The Festival consists of twenty minute and under Horror shorts, Prizes, raffle for the audience, guests and sneak peek trailers. Reyna throw's events all around the San Francisco area including Night Of The Zombies, A Zombie Prom and Women In Horror Con. She hosts events around the bay area under the name Miss Misery. She also has her own segment on Creepy Kofy Movie Time called Web of Insanity and you can catch her at every horror convention through the year! Reyna has self published two poetry books and a Film making scrapbook explaining how she shot her short films and how to get started in independent horror film making. She is also on the works of coming out with her own Miss Misery Comic book called "A Haunting Desire" and a Comic Book Series called "Forgotten Tales". She is also working on a web Comic called Miss Massacre about a Gothic Super Hero! Reyna Young is a true inspiration to women in the Horror Genre!!!

- IMDb Mini Biography By: John Gillette

Spouse (1)

John Gillette (4 November 2006 - present)

Trivia (6)

Her short film "Out of print" was winner of the first Viscera Film Festival in 2007. Her short film consisted of women in front of and behind the camera.
Reyna had guest Tony Moran (the original Michael Myers) at her 2nd year Film Festival. A Nightmare To Remember.
From the ages 5 to 7 did runway modeling for kids clothes in malls.
Started acting at the age of 4.
Taught herself how to play Guitar, has been playing and writing songs since the age of 14.
Married to Musician John Gillette of the band Dammit!.

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