Portrait by Dawson James Photography
Nicholas Vince played The Chatterer Cenobite in Clive Barker's Hellraiser & Hellbound: Hellraiser II and Kinski in Barker's Nightbreed.
At the end of last year he performed his autobiographical one man show, I AM MONSTERS! at the Pleasance Theatre, London as part of the London Horror Festival, and to a sell out audience in Las Vegas.
During lockdown he's been working on some Life of a Dog cartoons and Hellraiser art which are available on Redbubble.
He's written and directed three short films. The Night Whispered and Your Appraisal which screened in the UK, USA and France. His third film, Necessary Evils will be included as a DVD extra on For We Are Many from Hex Media. In addition he's created two music videos, plus a short film for the Soska Sisters Blood Drive.
He stars in the independent feature films, Hollower (dir. MJ Dixon) and The Offer (dir. Chris Griffiths & Gary Smart), with others from the Hellraiser films; and features in Borley Rectory (dir. Ashley Thorpe), For We Are Many (dir. various), The Black Gloves (dir. Lawrie Brewster), Book of Monsters (dir. Stewart Sparke), Can't Kill This (dir. Federico Scargiali). He's worked on numerous short films including the award winning Mindless (dir. Katie Bonham).
His two collections of short stories, What Monsters Do and Other People's Darkness are both available on amazon sites; and his short story 'Prayers of Desire', a new origin story for The Chatterer was recently published as part of Hellraiser: Anthology - Volume 2 published by Seraphim Inc.
On the popular YouTube show, Chattering With Nicholas Vince, he interviewed independent film makers, actors, writers and artists for 140 episodes. The show ended in December 2018.
In 2016 he was awarded the London Horror Society Award for Outstanding Contribution to UK Independent Horror and in 2018 a Lifetime of Torment Award at Texas Frightmare, plus a Dedication to Horror award from the Liverpool Horror Club.